The Xiong Group

University of California San Diego


50.Xiang, Bo, and Wei Xiong. "Molecular vibrational polariton: Its dynamics and potentials in novel chemistry and quantum technology." The Journal of Chemical Physics 155.5 (2021): 050901. + View More

49. Ribeiro, Raphael F., et al. "Enhanced optical nonlinearities under collective strong light-matter coupling." Physical Review A 103.6 (2021): 063111. + View More

48. K. Hunter; J. C. Wagner; M. Kalaj; S.Cohen; W.Xiong; F.Paesani "Simulation Meets Experiment: Unraveling the Properties of Water in Metal-Organic Frameworks Through Vibrational Spectroscopy" Journal of Physical Chemistry C(2021). + View More

47. B. Xiang, J. Wang, W. Xiong, “Ultrafast Intercavity Nonlinear Couplings between Polaritons”, Science Advances 7.19 (2021) + View More

46. Chen, Wenfan, and Wei Xiong. "Polaron-formation revealed by transient XUV imaginary refractive index changes in different iron compounds." Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 23.8 (2021): 4486-4490. + View More

45. Wang, Haoyuan, and Wei Xiong. "Vibrational Sum-Frequency Generation Hyperspectral Microscopy for Molecular Self-Assembled Systems." Annual Review of Physical Chemistry 72 (2021): 279-306. + View More

44. A. P. Ault, V. H. Grassian...,W. Xiong, “Indoor Surface Chemistry: Developing a Molecular Picture of Reactions on Indoor Interfaces”, Chem (2020). + View More

43. Kim, Pyeongeun, Wei Xiong, and Robert E. Continetti. "Evolution of Hydrogen-Bond Interactions within Single Levitated Metastable Aerosols Studied by In Situ Raman Spectroscopy." The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 124.42 (2020): 9385-9395. + View More

42. H. Wang, J. Wagner, W. Chen, C. Wang, W. Xiong, “Spatially dependent H-bond dynamics at interfaces of water/biomimetic self-assembled lattice materials”, PNAS 2020, Vol. 117, no.38, 23385-23392 + View More

41. C. Wang, Y. Li, W. Xiong, “Extracting molecular responses from ultrafast charge dynamics at material interfaces”, J. Mater. Chem. C, 2020,8, 12062-12067 + View More

40. B. Xiang, R.F. Ribeiro, M. Du, L. Chen, Z. Yang, J. Wang, J. Yuen-Zhou, W. Xiong, “Intermolecular vibrational energy transfer enabled by microcavity strong light-matter coupling“, Science, 2020, 368, 6491, 665-667 + View More

39. Z. Yang, B. Xiang, W. Xiong, “Controlling Quantum Pathways in Molecular Vibrational Polaritons”, ACS Photonics 2020, 7, 4, 919-924 + View More | Press Release

38. V.O. Özçelik, Y. Li, W. Xiong, F. Paesani, “Modeling Spontaneous Charge Transfer at Metal/Organic Hybrid Heterostructures“, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2020, 124, 8, 4802-4809 + View More

37. Y. Li, M. Shrestha, M. Luo, I. Sit, M. Song, V.H. Grassian, W. Xiong, “Salting Up of Proteins at the Air/Water Interface", Langmuir 2019, 35, 43, 13815-13820 + View More

36. K. Nadler, P. Kim, D. Huang, W. Xiong, R.E. Continetti, “Water diffusion measurements of single charged aerosols using H2O/D2O isotope exchange and Raman spectroscopy in an electrodynamic balance”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2019, 21, 15062-15071, Advance Article + View More

35. B. Xiang, R. F. Florentino, L. Chen, J. Wang, M. Du, Y. Z. Joel, W. Xiong, "State-selective Polariton to Dark State Relaxation Dynamics", Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 2019, 123, 28, 5918-5927 + View More

34. H. Wang, W. Chen, J.C. Wagner, W. Xiong, “Local Ordering of Lattice Self-Assembled SDS@2ß-CD Materials and Its Adsorbed Water Revealed by VSFG Microscope”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2019, 123, 29, 6212-6221 + View More

33. B. Xiang , R. F. Ribeiro , Y. Li , A. D. Dunkelberger , B.S. Simpkins , J. Yuen-Zhou, W.Xiong, “Manipulating Optical Nonlinearities of Molecular Polaritons by Delocalization”, Science Advances, Vol. 5, no. 9, eaax5196. + View More

32. H. Qian, S. Li, Y. Li, C. Chen, W. Chen, S.E. Bopp, Y.U. Lee, W. Xiong, Z. Liu, “Nanoscale optical pulse limiter enabled by refractory metallic quantum wells“, Science Advances, Vol. 6, no. 20, eaay3456. + View More

31. Y. Li, B. Xiang, W. Xiong, “Heterodyne Transient Vibrational SFG to Reveal Molecular Responses to Interfacial Charge Transfer”, Journal of Chemical Physics, 150, 114706 (2019), Special Topic on Nonlinear Spectroscopy and Interfacial Structure and Dynamics. + View More

30. S. Wang, Z. Huang, X. Wang, Y. Li, M. Gunther, S. Valenzuela, P. Parikh, A. Cabreos, W. Xiong, Y. S. Meng, "Unveiling the Role of tBP–LiTFSI Complexes in Perovskite Solar Cells", Jounral of the American Chemical Society, 2018 140 (48), 16720-16730. + View More

29. T. Porter, J. Wang, Y. Li, B. Xiang, J. Salsman, J. Miller, W*. Xiong, C* Kubiak, "Direct observation of the intermediate in an ultrafast isomerization", Chem. Sci., 2019, 10, 113 + View More | Press Release

28. L. E. Buchanan, W. Xiong, "Two-Dimensional Infrared (2D IR) spectroscopy", Encyclopedia of Modern Optics, second edition. Volume 2,2018, pp164-183. + View More

27. BM. Shrestha, M. Luo, Y. Li, B. Xiang, W. Xiong, and V. H. Grassian, "Let There be Light: Stability of Palmitic Acid Monolayers at the Air/Salt Water Interface in the Presence and Absence of Simulated Solar Light and a Photosensitizer", Chemical Science, 9, 5716-5723, 2018. + View More

26. R. F. Ribeiro, A. D. Dunkelberger, B. Xiang, W. Xiong, B. S. Simpkins, J. C. Owrutsky, J. Yuen-Zhou, "Theory for Nonlinear Spectroscopy of Vibrational Polaritons", JPCL, 9,3766-3771, 2018 + View More

25. B. Xiang, R. F. Ribeiro, A. D. Dunkelberger, J. Wang, Y. Li, B. S. Simpkins, J. C. Owrutsky, J. Yuen-Zhou, W. Xiong, "Two-dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy of Vibrational Polaritons", PNAS 115 (19) 4845-4850 + View More

24. B. Xiang*, Y. Li*, C.H. Pham, F. Paesani, W. Xiong, "Ultrafast Direct Electron Transfer at Organic Semiconductor and Metal Interfaces", Science Advances, 3: e1701508, 2017, *equal contribution. + View More | Press Release

23. H. Wang, T. Gao, W. Xiong, "Self Phase-Stablized Heterodyne Vibrational Sum Frequency Generation Microscopy", ACS Photonics, 2017, 4 (7), pp 1839–1845, 2017 + View More

22. Z.Li, J. Wang, Y. Li, W. Xiong, “Solving the “Magic Angle” Challenge in Determining Molecular Orientation Heterogeneity at Interfaces”, JPCC, 120, 20239, 2016 + View More

21. Y. Li, J. Wang, M. L. Clark, C. P. Kubiak, W. Xiong, "Characterizing interstate vibrational coherent dynamics of surface adsorbed catalysts by fourth-order 3D SFG spectroscopy" Chem.Phys. Lett (Frontier Article), 650,1,2016 + View More

20. J. L. Ellis, D. D. Hickstein, W. Xiong, F. Dollar, B. B. Palm, K. E. Keister, K. M. Dorney†, C. Ding, T. Fan†, M. B. Wilker, K. J. Schnitzenbaumer, G. Dukovic, J. L. Jimenez, H. C. Kapteyn, M. M. Murnane, "Materials Properties and Solvated Electron Dynamics of Isolated Nanoparticles and Nanodroplets Probed with Ultrafast Extreme Ultraviolet Beams" JPCL, 7, 609, 2016 + View More

19. Y. Li, J. Wang, W. Xiong, "Probing electronic Structures of Organic Semiconducotors at Buried Interfaces by Electronic Sum Frequency Generation Spectroscopy", JPCC, 199, 28083, 2015 + View More

18. J.Wang, M.L. Clark, Y.Li, C.L.Kaslan, C.P.Kubiak, W.Xiong, "Short-Range Catalyst-Surface Interactions Revealed by Heterodyne Two-Dimensional Sum Frequency Generation Spectroscopy", JPCL, 6, 4204, 2015 + View More


17. Jennifer L Ellis, Daniel D Hickstein, Kyle J Schnitzenbaumer, Molly B Wilker, Brett B Palm, Jose L Jimenez, Gordana Dukovic, Henry C Kapteyn, Margaret M Murnane, Wei Xiong, “Solvents effects on charge transfer from quantum dots”, JACS, 137, 3759, 2015 + View More

16. D.D. Hickstein, F. Dollar, J.L. Ellis, K.J. Schnitzenbaumer, K. E. Keister, G. M. Petrov, C. Ding, B. B. Palm, J. A. Gaffney, M. E. Foord, S.B. Libby, G.Dukovic, J.L. Jimenez, H.C. Kapteyn, M.M. Murnane, and W. Xiong, "Mapping nanoscale absorption of intense femtosecond laser pulses using plasma explosion imaging" , ACS Nano, 8, 8810. 2014 + View More

15. C. Ding, W. Xiong, T. Fan, H.C. Kapteyn, M.M. Murnane, “High flux coherent super-continuum soft X-ray source driven by a single-stage, 10mJ, Ti:sapphire amplifier-pumped OPA ”, Optical Express, 22, 6194. 2014 + View More

14. D.D. Hickstein, F. Dollar, J. Gaffney, M. Foord, G. Petrov, B.E. Palm, K.E. Keister, J.L. Ellis, C. Ding, S. Libby, J.L. Jimenez, H.C. Kapteyn, M.M. Murnane, W. Xiong “Observation and control of shock waves in individual nanoplasmas”, published online PRL, DOI: + View More | Highlighted in Physics Focus

13. W. Xiong*, D. D. Hickstein, K.J. Schnitzenbaumer, J.L. Ellis, B.B. Palm, K.E. Keister, C. Ding, L. Miaja-Avila, G. Dukovic, J.L. Jimenez, M. M. Murnane, H.C. Kapteyn, “ Photoelectron spectroscopy of CdSe nanocrystals in the gas phase: a direct measure of the evanescent electron wavefunction of quantum dots”, Nano Lett, 13, 2924, 2013. + View More

12. W.Xiong, J.E. Laaser, R.D. Mehlenbacher, M.T. Zanni, “Adding a dimension to the infrared spectra of interfaces using heterodyne detected 2D sum-frequency generation (HD 2D SFG) spectroscopy,” PNAS 108, 20902 (2011). + View More

11. J.E. Laaser, W. Xiong, M.T. Zanni, “Time-domain SFG spectroscopy using mid-IR pulse shaping: Practical and intrinsic advantages,” J. Phys. Chem, B. 115, 25 (2011). + View More

10. A.M. Woys, Y.S. Lin, A.S. Reddy, W. Xiong, J.J de Pablo, J.L. Skinner and M. T. Zanni, "2D IR Line Shapes Probe Ovispirin Peptide Conformation and Depth in Lipid Bilayers," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 2832 (2010). + View More

9. P. Paopresert, J.E. Laaser, W. Xiong, R.A. Franking, R.J. Hamers, M.T. Zanni, J.R. Schimidt, P. Gopalan, "Bridge-Dependent Interfacial Electron Transfer from Rhenium-Bipyridine Complexes to TiO2 Nanocrystalline Thin Films," J. Phys. Chem. C 114, 9898 (2010). + View More

8. W. Xiong, J.E. Laaser, P. Paoprasert, R. Franking, R. J. Hamers, P. Gopalan, and M.T. Zanni, “Transient 2D IR spectroscopy of charge injection in dye-sensitized nanocrystalline thin films,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 18040 (2009). + View More

7. W. Xiong, D.B. Strasfeld, S.H. Shim, M.T. Zanni, “Automated 2D IR spectrometer mitigates the influence of high optical densities”, Vib. Spectrosc. 50,135 (2009). **Special Issue for Young Investigators. + View More

6. W. Xiong and M.T. Zanni, "Signal enhancement and background cancellation in collinear 2D spectroscopies", Opt. Lett.. 33, 1371 (2008). + View More

5. S.C. Hou, Y. Cao, W. Xiong, H.C. Liu, Y. Kou, “Site requirements for the oxidative coupling of methane on SiO2-supported Mn catalysts,” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 45, 7077 (2006). + View More

4. S.C. Hou, W. Xiong, L.T. Liu, Y. Cao, H.C. Liu, Y. Kou, “Effect of Na2SO4 on structure and catalytic properties of Mn/SiO2 for oxidative coupling of methane”, Chin.J. Catal. 27, 678 (2006). + View More

3. S.C. Hou, Y. Cao, W. Xiong, L.T. Liu, Y. Kou, “In situ XRD study on sodium salt-modified Mn/SiO2 catalysts for the oxidative coupling of methane,” Chin. J. Catal. 27, 553 (2006) + View More

2. H. Tao, L. He, W.S. Liu, L. Xu, W. Xiong, T. Wang, Y. Kou, “Preparation, characterization and application of amino acid-based green ionic liquids,” Green Chem. 7, 639 (2006) + View More

1. L. He, G.H. Tao, W.S. Liu, W. Xiong, T. Wang, Y. Kou, “One-pot synthesis of Lewis acidic ionic liquids for Friedel-Crafts alkylation,” Chin. Chem. Lett. 17321 (2006) + View More