Ilze’s masters work was on adding dextran and sugars into perylene bisimide films was published in ChemNanoMat. She showed the simple addition of dextran or sucrose could increase the lifetime of the radical anion from the perylene from 30 mins to over 18 hours! The work was so well received that it was chosen to be featured in Chemistry Views magazine. You can see it here.
They also tweeted a video on the paper!