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Recent Publications

1. Y. Pan, C. Pan, Y. Zhang, H. Li, S. Min, X. Guo, B. Zheng, etc. & J Zheng. K. Huang. Selective Hydrogen Generation from Formic Acid with Well-Defined Complexes of Ruthenium and Phosphorus–Nitrogen PN3-Pincer Ligand. Chemistry–An Asian Journal (2016). Link

2. N. Vegt, K. Haldrup, S. Roke, J Zheng, M. Lund, and H. Bakker. Water-Mediated Ion Pairing: Occurrence and Relevance.  Chemical Reviews. (2016). Link or PDF

3. J Li, H Qian, H Chen, Z Zhao, K Yuan, G Chen, A Miranda, etc. & J Zheng. Two distinctive energy migration pathways of monolayer molecules on metal nanoparticle surfaces.  Nature Commununications. 7(2016):10749. Link or PDF

4. C Ge, Y Shen, G Deng, Y Tian, D Yu, X Yang, etc. & J Zheng. Negligible Isotopic Effect on Dissociation of Hydrogen Bonds. J. Phys. Chem. B. 120. 12(2016):3187-3195. Link or PDF



1. Y Shen, T Wu, B Jiang, G Deng, J Li, H Chen, etc. & J Zheng. Comparison Studies on Sub-Nanometer-Sized Ion Clusters in Aqueous Solutions: Vibrational Energy Transfers, MD Simulations, and Neutron Scattering. J. Phys. Chem. B. 119. 30(2015):9893-9904. Link or PDF

2. X Guo, H Chen, X Wen, & J Zheng. Electron-phonon interactions in MoS2 probed with ultrafast two-dimensional visible/far-infrared spectroscopy.  J. Chem. Phys., 142 (2015):212447. Link or PDF

3. H Chen, H Bian, J Li, X Wen, Q Zhang, W Zhuang, & J Zheng. Vibrational Energy Transfer: An Angstrom Molecular Ruler - in Studies of Ion Pairing and Clustering in Aqueous Solutions.  J. Phys. Chem. B., 119 (2015):4333-4349. Link or PDF

4. H Chen, Q Zhang, X Guo, X Wen, J Li, W Zhuang, and J Zheng. Nonresonant Energy Transfers Independent on the Phonon Densities in Polyatomic Liquids. J. Phys. Chem. B., 119 (2015): 669–680. Link or PDF



1. X Wen, and J Zheng. Broadband THz reflective polarization rotator by multiple plasmon resonances. Opt. Express, 22 (2014): 28292-28300. Link or PDF

2. H Chen, X Wen, X Guo, and J Zheng. Intermolecular Vibrational Energy Transfers in Liquids and Solids. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16.27(2014): 13995 - 14014. Link or PDF

3. D V Nickel, S P Delaney, H Bian, J Zheng, T M Korter, and D M Mittleman, Terahertz Vibrational Modes of the Rigid Crystal Phase of Succinonitrile. J. Phys. Chem. A., 118.13(2014): 2442-2446. Link or PDF

4. H Chen, X Wen, J Li, and J Zheng, Molecular Distances Determined with Resonant Vibrational Energy Transfers. J. Phys. Chem. A., 118.13(2014): 2463-2469. Link or PDF

5. K Yuan, H Bian, Y Shen, B Jiang, J Li, Y Zhang, H Chen, and J Zheng, Coordination Number of Li+ in Nonaqueous Electrolyte Solutions Determined by Molecular Rotational Measurements. J. Phys. Chem. B., 118.13(2014): 3689-3695.Link or PDF



1. H Chen, H Bian, J Li, X Guo, X Wen, and J Zheng, Molecular Conformations of Crystalline L-Cysteine Determined with Vibrational Cross Angle Measurements. J. Phys. Chem. B. 117.49 (2013): 15614-15624. Link or PDF

2. H Chen, Y Zhang, J Li, H Liu, D Jiang, and J Zheng,Vibrational Cross-Angles in Condensed Molecules: A Structural Tool. J. Phys. Chem. A. 117.35 (2013): 8407-8415. Link or PDF

3. H Bian, H Chen, Q Zhang, J Li, X Wen, W Zhuang, and J Zheng, Cation Effects on Rotational Dynamics of Anions and Water Molecules in Alkali (Li+, Na+, K+, Cs+) Thiocyanate (SCN–) Aqueous Solutions. J. Phys. Chem. B., 117.26 (2013):7972–7984.Link or PDF

4.Q Zhang, W Xie, H Bian, Y Gao, W Zhuang, and J Zheng, Microscopic Origin of the Deviation from Stokes-Einstein Behavior Observed in Dynamics of the KSCN Aqueous Solutions: A MD Simulation Study. J. Phys. Chem. B. 117.10 (2013): 2992-3004. Link or PDF

5.H Chen, H Bian, J Li, X Wen, and J Zheng, Relative Intermolecular Orientation Probed via Molecular Heat Transport. J. Phys. Chem. A. 117.29 (2013):6052-6065. Link or PDF



1. H Bian, J Li, Q Zhang, H Chen, W Zhuang, Y Gao, and J Zheng, Ion Segregation in Aqueous Solutions. J. Phys. Chem. B., 116.49 (2012): 14426-14432. Link or PDF

2. J Li, H Bian, X Wen, H Chen, K Yuan, and J Zheng, Probing Ion/Molecule Interactions in Aqueous Solutions with Vibrational Energy Transfer. J. Phys. Chem. B., 116.40 (2012): 12284-12294. Link or PDF

3. H Chen, H Bian, J Li, X Wen, and J Zheng, Ultrafast multiple-mode multiple-dimensional vibrational spectroscopy. International Reviews in Physical Chemistry., 31.4 (2012): 469-565. Link or PDF

4. J Li, H Bian, H Chen, X Wen, B. Hoang, and J Zheng, Ion Association in Aqueous Solutions Probed through Vibrational Energy Transfers among Cation, Anion and Water Molecules. J. Phys. Chem. B., 117.16 (2012): 4274-4283. Link or PDF

5. H Bian, J Li, H Chen, K Yuan, X Wen, Y Li, Z, Sun and J Zheng, Molecular Conformations and Dynamics on Surfaces of Gold Nanoparticles Probed with Multiple-Mode Multiple-Dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. C., 116.14 (2012): 7913-7924. Link or PDF



1. H Bian, H Chen, J Li, X Wen, and J Zheng, Nonresonant and Resonant Mode-Specific Intermolecular Vibrational Energy Transfers in Electrolyte Aqueous Solutions. J. Phys. Chem. A., 115.42 (2011): 11657-11664. Link or PDF

2. H Bian, X Wen, J Li, H Chen, S Han, X Sun, J Song, W Zhuang, and J Zheng, Ion clustering in aqueous solutions probed with vibrational energy transfer, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 108.12 (2011): 4737-4742. Link or PDF

3. H Bian, J Li, X Wen, Z Sun, J Song, W Zhuang, J Zheng, Mapping molecular conformations with multiple-mode two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy, J. Phys. Chem. A., 115.15 (2011): 3357-3365. Link or PDF



1. H Bian, X Wen, J Li, and J Zheng, Mode-specific intermolecular vibrational energy transfer. II.Deuterated water and potassium selenocyanate mixture, J. Chem. Phys., 133.3 (2010): 034505. Link or PDF

2. H. Bian, J Li, X Wen, and J Zheng, Mode-specific intermolecular vibrational energy transfer. I. Phenyl selenocyanate and deuterated chloroform mixture. J. Chem. Phys., 132.18 (2010): 184505. Link or PDF

3. J Zheng, 2D IR spectroscopy (invited review). Wuli (Physics in Chinese), 39, 162 (2010). PDF



1. H Bian, W Zhao, and J Zheng, Intermolecular vibrational energy exchange directly probed with ultrafast two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy. J. Chem. Phys., 131.12 (2009): 124501. Link or PDF



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