Stéphanie Valleau

Stéphanie Valleau

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Physics Program
Harvard University

Office: M-104
Telephone: (617) 496-8221
E-mail: svalleau [at]
Address: 12 Oxford Street, Mailbox 312, Cambridge, MA 02138


Research Interests

  • Exciton transport in natural and synthetic aggregates
  • Open Quantum Systems methods
  • Semiclassical dynamics
Interesting links

9.   Stéphanie Valleau, Semion K. Saikin, Davood Ansari-Oghol-Beig, Masoud Rostami, Hossein Mosallaei, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik.
     “Electromagnetic study of the chlorosome antenna complex of Chlorobium-tepidum”
      ACS Nano, article ASAP (2014).

8.   D. Ansari-Oghol-Beig, M. Rostami, E. Chernobrovkina, S. K. Saikin, Stéphanie Valleau, Hossein Mosallaei, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik.
     “Parametric Hierarchical Matrix Approach for the Wideband Optical Response of Large-Scale Molecular Aggregates. “
      Journal of Applied Physics: 114, 164315 (2013).

7.   Joonsuk Huh, Semion K. Saikin, Jennifer C. Brookes, Stéphanie Valleau, Takatoshi Fujita, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik.
     “Atomistic study of energy funneling in the light-harvesting complex of green sulfur bacteria.”
      Journal of the American Chemical Society: 136, 2048 (2014)

6.   Salvatore Mandrà, Stéphanie Valleau and Michele Ceotto
     “Deep Nuclear Resonant Tunneling Thermal Rate Constant Calculations”
      International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, (2013)

5.   Semion Saikin, Alex Eisfeld, Stéphanie Valleau and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
     “Photonics meets excitonics: natural and artificial molecular aggregates”
     Nanophotonics: 2, 21 (2013)

4.  Stéphanie Valleau, Alex Eisfeld and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
     “On the alternatives for bath correlators and spectral densities from mixed quantum-classical simulations.”
     Journal of Chemical Physics: 137, 224103 (2012)

3.  Stéphanie Valleau, Semion K. Saikin, Man-Hong Yung and Alán Aspuru Guzik
     “Exciton transport in thin-film cyanine dye J-aggregates”
     Journal of Chemical Physics: 137, 034109 (2012)

2.  Sangwoo Shim, Patrick Rebentrost, Stéphanie Valleau and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
     “Atomistic Study of the long-lived quantum coherences in the Fenna-Matthews-Olson complex”
     Biophysical Journal: 102, 649 (2012)

1.  Michele Ceotto, Stéphanie Valleau, Gian Franco Tantardini and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
     “First Principles Semiclassical Calculations of Vibrational Eigenfunctions”
     Journal of Chemical Physics: 134, 234103 (2011)