Martin Blood-Forsythe

Martin A. Blood-Forsythe

Ph.D. Student
Physics Program
Harvard University

Office: M-105

Telephone: (215) 528-2974
E-mail: mbloodforsythe [at]
Mailing Address: 17 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

M.Phil. in Physics Cambridge University, Thesis Advisor: Jacqueline Cole (2011)
B.Sc. in Physics (summa cum laude), Haverford College, Thesis Advisor: Stephon Alexander (2010)

Research Interests
  • Computational materials science for energy conversion and storage
  • Stability and properties of endohedral metallofullerenes
  • Combining data-mining and ab initio methods
  • High performance computing and informatics

  1. Magdalena Hüefner, Adam Pivonka, Jeehoon Kim, Cun Ye, Martin A. Blood-Forsythe, Martin Zech, Jennifer E. Hoffman. “Microscopic Q control via capacitive coupling” Appl. Phys. Lett. 2012, 101, 17110 (DOI: 10.1063/1.4764025)
    (U.S. Patent Pending: “System and Method for Cantilever Q-Control Via Capacitive Coupling”)
  2. Andrew P. Higginbotham, Jacqueline M. Cole, Martin A. Blood-Forsythe, Daniel D. Hickstein “Identifying and evaluating organic nonlinear optical materials via multipole moments” J. Appl. Phys. 2012, 11 (3), 165403 (DOI: 10.1063/1.3678593)
  3. Jerome Hyun, Mark P. Levendorf, Martin A. Blood-Forsythe, Jiwoong Park, David Muller. “Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy of Solid and Core-Shell Nanowires.” Phys. Rev. B. 2010 81 (16), 165403 (DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.81.165403)
  4. Jared H. Strait, Paul A. George, Mark P. Levendorf, Martin A. Blood-Forsythe, Farhan Rana, Jiwoong Park. “Measurements of the Carrier Dynamics and Terahertz Response of Oriented Germanium Nanowires using Optical-Pump Terahertz-Probe Spectroscopy.” Nano Lett. 2009 9 (8), 2967 (DOI: 10.1021/nl901373j)