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2017

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455.   From Planar Boron Clusters to Borophenes and Metalloborophenes

          W. L. Li, X. Chen, T. Jian, T. T. Chen, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Nat. Rev. Chem., in press.

 

454.   B33- and B34-: Aromatic Planar Boron Clusters with A Hexagonal Vacancy

          Q. Chen, W. L. Li, X. Y. Zhao, H. R. Li, L. Y. Feng, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., in press.

 

453.   Probing the Structural Evolution of Gold-Aluminium Bimetallic Clusters (Au2Aln-, n = 3−11) Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Theoretical Calculations

          N. S. Khetrapal, T. Jian, G. V. Lopez, S. Pande, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

         J. Phys. Chem. C 121, 18234-18243 (2017). [PDF]

 

452.   Bismuth-Boron Multiple Bonding in BiB2O- and Bi2B-

          T. Jian, L. F. Cheung, T. T. Chen, and L. S. Wang

         Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 9551-9555 (2017). Angew. Chem. 129, 9679-9683 (2017).[PDF]

 

451.   Observation of Excited Quadrupole-Bound States in Cold Anions

          G. Z. Zhu, Y. Liu, and L. S. Wang

         Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 023002 (2017). [PDF]

 

450.   B26-: The Smallest Planar Boron Cluster with a Hexagonal Vacancy and a Complicated Potential Landscape

          X. M. Luo, T. Jian, L. J. Cheng, Wan-Lu Li, Q. Chen, R. Li, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, A. I. Boldyrev, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Chem. Phys. Lett. 683, 336-341 (2017). (Special: A. Zewail commemoration issue)[PDF]

 

449.   PrB7-: A Praseodymium-Doped Boron Cluster with a Pr(II) Center Coordinated by a Doubly Aromatic Planar η7-B73- Ligand

          T. T. Chen, Wan-Lu Li, T. Jian, X. Chen, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 6916-6920 (2017). [PDF]

 

448.   Probing the Structures of Neutral B11 and B12 Using High Resolution Photoelectron Imaging of B11- and B12-

          J. Czekner, L. F. Cheung, and L. S. Wang

         J. Phys. Chem. C 121, 10752-10759 (2017). (Proceeding for the XVII Int. Sym. on Small Particles and Inorg. Clusters) [PDF]

 

447.   Recent Progresses of Global Minimum Searches of Nanoclusters with a Constraint Basin-Hopping Algorithm in the TGMin Program

          X. Chen, Y. F. Zhao, L. S. Wang, and J. Li

         Comput. Theor. Chem. 1107, 57-65 (2017). (Special issue on Structure Prediction of Nanoclusters from Global Optimization Techniques: Computational Strategies and Connection to Experiments) [PDF]

 

446.   Conformation-Selective Resonant Photoelectron Imaging from Dipole-Bound States of Cold 3-Hydroxyphenoxide

          G. Z. Zhu, D. H. Huang, and L. S. Wang

         J. Chem. Phys. 147, 013910 (11 pages) (2017). (Invited article for the special issue on Developments and Applications of Velocity Mapped Imaging Techniques) [PDF]

 

445.   Planar B38- and B37- Clusters with A Double-Hexagonal Vacancy: Molecular Motifs for Borophenes

         Q. Chen, W. J. Tian, L. Y. Feng, H. G. Lu, Y. W. Mu, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Nanoscale 9, 4550-4557 (2017). [PDF]

 

444.   Resonant Photoelectron Imaging of Deprotonated Uracil Anion via Vibrational Levels of a Dipole-Bound Excited State

          D. L. Huang, H. T. Liu, C. G. Ning, P. D. Dau, and L. S. Wang

         Chem. Phys. 482, 374-383 (2017). (Special issue on the occasion of the 70th birthday of Lorenz S. Cederbaum) [PDF]

 

443.   Photodetachment Spectroscopy and Resonant Photoelectron Imaging of Cryogenically-Cooled Deprotonated 2-Hydroxypyrimidine Anions

          D. L. Huang, G. Z. Zhu, Y. Liu, and L. S. Wang

         J. Mol. Spectrosc. 332, 86-93 (2017). (Invited article for special issue on Spectroscopy in Traps) [PDF]

 

442.  Observation of a Metal-Centered Ta-Doped B20-: Competition between a B2-Ta@B18 Tubular Molecular Rotor and a 20-Membered Boron Drum with the Record Coordination Number of Twenty

          W. L. Li, T. Jian, X. Chen, H. R. Li, T. T. Chen, X. M. Luo, S. D. Li, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Chem. Commun. 53, 1587-1590 (2017). [PDF]

 

2016

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441.   From Planar Boron Clusters to Borophenes and Borospherenes

          L. S. Wang

         Proc. SPIE 10174, Int. Sym. on Clusters and Nanostructures 1017402 (December 21, 2016). DOI: 10.1117/12.2254384. [PDF]

 

440.   Structural Evolution of Core-Shell Gold Nanoclusters: Aun (n=42-50)

          S. Pande, W. Huang, N. Shao, L. M. Wang, N. Khetrapal, W. N. Mei, J. Tian, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

         ACS Nano 10, 10013-10022 (2016). [PDF]

 

439.   Competition between Drum-like and Quasi-planar Structures in RhB18: Motifs for Metallo-Boronanotubes or Metallo-Borophenes

          T. Jian, Wan-Lu Li, X. Chen, T. T. Chen, G. V. Lopez, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Chem. Sci. 7, 7020-7027 (2016). [PDF]

 

438.   Competition between Quasi-planar and Cage-like Structures in the B29- Cluster: Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Calculations

          H. R. Li, T. Jian, W. L. Li, C. Q. Miao, Y. J. Wang, Q. Chen, X. M. Luo, K. Wang, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 29147-29155 (2016). [PDF]

 

437.   Diphosphine-Protected Au22 Nanoclusters on Oxide Supports Are Active for Gas-Phase Catalysis Without Ligand Removal

          Z. L. Wu, G. X. Hu, D. E. Jiang, D. R. Mullins, Q. F. Zhang, L. F. Allard Jr, L. S. Wang, and S. H. Overbury

         Nano Lett. 16, 6560-6567 (2016). [PDF]

 

436.   Second-Order Nonlinear Optical Scattering Properties of Phosphine-Protected Au20 Clusters

          S. Knoppe, Q. F. Zhang, X. K. Wan, Q. M. Wang, L. S. Wang, and T. Verbiest

         Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 55, 10500-10506 (2016). [PDF]

 

435.   Probing the Electronic Structure and Au–C Chemical Bonding in AuCn and AuCHn (n=2, 4, 6) Using High-Resolution Photoelectron Spectroscopy

          Iker León, Fernando Ruipérez, Jesus Ugalde, and L. S. Wang

         J. Chem. Phys. 145, 064304 (2016) (11 pages). [PDF]

 

434.   Catalyst Design Based on Agostic Interaction: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalytic Activity of Bis(pyrazolyl)borate Copper Complexes

          Houji Cao, Qianyi Zhao, Qianfan Zhang, Jiaxuan Li, Evan J. M. Hamilton, Jie Zhang, L. S. Wang, and Xuenian Chen

         Dalton Trans. 45, 10194-10199 (2016). [PDF]

 

433.   Hollow Gold Cages and their Topological Relationship to Dual Fullerenes

          Lukas Trombach, Sergio Rampino, L. S. Wang, and Peter Schwerdtfeger

         Chem. Eur. J. 55, 8823-8834 (2016). (Featured on Cover)[PDF]

 

432.   The Planar CoB18- Cluster as a Motif for Metallo-Borophenes

          Wan-Lu Li, T. Jian, Xin Chen, Teng-Teng Chen, G. V. Lopez, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

         Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 7358-7363 (2016). (Editor's Highlight: Y. D. Li "Perfectly planar CoB18- as a Motif for Metallo-Borophenes", Nano Res. 9(7), 1877-1878, 2016)[PDF]

 

431.   Probing the Structures of GOld-Aluminum Alloy Clusters AuxAly: A Joint Experimental and Theoretical Study

          N. S. Khetrapal, J. Tian, R. Pal, G. V. Lopez, S. Pande, L. S. Wang, X. C. Zeng

         Nanoscale 55, 98052-9814 (2016).[PDF]

 

430.   All-Metal Antiaromaticity in Sb4-Type Lanthanocene Anions: Syntheses and Characterization of a Family of [Ln(η4-Sb4)3]3- Compounds

           X. Min, I. A. Popov, F. X. Pan, L. J. Li, E. Matito, Z. M. Sun, L. S. Wang and A. I. Boldyrev

           Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 5531-5535 (2016). (News of the week: "Pushing the Aromatic Boundary", C&E News, page 5, April 18, 2016) [PDF]

 

429.   Polymorphism of Phosphine-Protected Gold Nanoclusters: Synthesis and Characterization of A New Au22(C28H28OP2)7 Cluster

          Q. F. Zhang, P. G. Williard, and L. S. Wang

          Small12, 2518-2525 (2016). [PDF]

 

428.   Beyond Organic Chemistry: Aromaticity in Atomic Clusters (Perspective)

          A. I. Boldyrev and L. S. Wang

          Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 11589-11605 (2016).[PDF](DOI: 10.1039/C5CP07465G)

 

427.   Manganese-Centered Tubular Boron Cluster − MnB16: A New Class of Transition-Metal Molecules with High Coordination

          T. Jian, Wan-Lu Li, I. A. Popov, G. V. Lopez, X. Chen, A. I. Boldyrev, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

          J. Chem. Phys. 144, 154310 (7 pages) (2016). [PDF]

 

426.   Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Size-Selected Boron Clusters: From Planar Structures to Borophenes and Borospherenes

          L. S. Wang

          Int. Rev. Phys. Chem. 35, 69-142 (2016). [PDF]

 

425.   Photoelectron Spectroscopy of BiAu and BiBO: Further Evidence of the Analogy between Au and Boronyl

        T. Jian, G. V. Lopez, and L. S. Wang

          J. Phys. Chem. B 120, 1635-1640 (2016). (Bruce C. Garrett Festschrift) [PDF]

 

424.   A Combined Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Relativistic Ab Initio Studies of the Electronic Structures of UFO and UFO

          S. K. Roy, T. Jian, G. V. Lopez, Wei-Li Li, J. Su, D. H. Bross, K. A. Peterson, L. S. Wang and J. Li

          J. Chem. Phys. 144, 084309 (11 pages) (2016). [PDF]

 

423.   Probing the Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding in High Oxidation State Uranium Oxides: UOx and UOx (x=3−5)

          G. J. Cao, Wei-Li Li, G. V. Lopez, T. Jian, J. Su, W. H. E. Schwarz, L. S. Wang and J. Li

          J. Phys. Chem. A 120, 1084-1096 (2016). [PDF]

 

422.   Observation and Characterization of the Smallest Borospherene, B28 and B28

          Y. J. Wang, Y. F. Zhao, Wei-Li Li, T. Jian, Q. Chen, X. R. You, T. Ou, X. Y. Zhao, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

          J. Chem. Phys. 144, 064307 (7 pages) (2016). [PDF]

 

421.   Time-Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of a Dinuclear Pt(II) Complex: Tunneling Autodetachment from Both Singlet and Triplet Excited States of a Molecular Dianion

           M.-O. Winghart, J. P. Yang, M. Vonderach, A.-N. Unterreiner, D. L. Huang, L. S. Wang, Kruppa, C. Riehn, and M. M. Kappes

           J. Chem. Phys. 144, 054305 (9 pages) (2016). [PDF]

 

420.   Bond-Bending Isomerism of [Au2I3]-: Competition between Covalent Bonding and Aurophilicity

          Wan-Lu Li, H. T. Liu, T. Jian, G. V. Lopez, Z. A. Piazza, D. L. Huang, T. T. Chen, J. Su, P. Yang, X. Chen, L. S. Wang and J. Li

          Chem. Sci. 7, 475-481 (2016).[PDF]

 

2015

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419.   Vibrationally-Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of the Tetracyanoquinodimethane (TCNQ) Anion and Accurate Determination of the Electron Affinity of TCNQ

           G. Z. Zhu and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 143, 221102 (4 pages) (2015). [PDF]

 

418.   Cobalt-Centered Boron Molecular Drums with the Highest Coordination Number in the CoB16 Cluster

          Ivan A. Popov, Tian Jian, G. V. Lopez, A. I. Boldyrev, L. S. Wang

          Nat. Commun. 6, 8654 (2015).(Chem & Eng News, 10/19/2015, v. 93(41), p. 28, Concentrate: “Cobalt-Boron Molecular Drum beats Bonding Record”; Chem & Eng. News, 12/18/2015, v.93(49), p.27, “Molecules of the Year”) [PDF]

 

417.   Electrospray Photoelectron Spectroscopy: From Multiply-Charged Anions to Ultracold Anions

          L. S. Wang

          J. Chem. Phys. 143, 040901 (14 pages) (2015). (Invited perspective) [PDF]

 

416.   Conformation-Selective Resonant Photoelectron Spectroscopy via Dipole-Bound States of Cold Anions

          D. L. Huang, C. G. Ning, H. T. Liu, and L. S. Wang

          J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 6, 2153-2157 (2015). [PDF]

 

415.    B27: Appearance of the Smallest Planar Boron Cluster Containing a Hexagonal Vacancy

           W. L. Li, Rhitankar Pal, Z. A. Piazza, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 142, 204305 (7 pages) (2015). [PDF]

 

414.    Probing the Vibrational Spectroscopy of the Deprotonated Thymine Radical by Photodetachment and State-Selective Autodetachment Photoelectron Spectroscopy via Dipole-Bound States

           D. L. Huang, H. T. Liu, C. G. Ning, G. Z. Zhu, and L. S. Wang

            Chem. Sci. 6, 3129-3138 (2015). [PDF]

 

413.    Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Theoretical Studies of Gaseous Uranium Hexachlorides in Different Oxidation States: UCl6q- (q = 0−2)

           Jing Su, P. D. Dau, H. T. Liu, D. L. Huang, Fan Wei, W. H. E. Schwarz, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 142, 134308 (13 pages) (2015). [PDF]

 

412.    Vibrational State-Selective Autodetachment Photoelectron Spectroscopy from Dipole-Bound States of Cold 2-Hydroxyphenoxide: o-HO(C6H4)O-

            D. L. Huang, H. T. Liu, C. G. Ning, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 142, 124309 (10 pages) (2015). [PDF]

 

411.    On the Gold-Ligand Covalency in Linear [AuX2] Complexes

            X. G. Xiong, Y. L. Wang, C. Q. Xu, Y. H. Qiu, L. S. Wang and J. Li

            Dalton Trans 44, 5535-5546 (2015). [PDF]

 

410.     Observation of Dipole-Bound State and High-Resolution Photoelectron Imaging of Cold Acetate Anions

            D. L. Huang, Guo-Zhu Zhu, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 142, 091103 (5 pages) (2015) (Communication). [PDF]

 

409.     Vibrational State-Selective Resonant Two-Photon Photoelectron Spectroscopy of AuS via a Spin-Forbidden Excited State

            H. T. Liu, D. L. Huang, Yuan Liu, Ling-Fung Cheung, P. D. Dau, C. G. Ning, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 6, 637-642 (2015). [PDF]

 

408.     Experimental and Theoretical Evidence of An Axially Chiral Borospherene

            Qiang Chen, Wei-Li Li, Ya-Fan Zhao, Su-Yan Zhang, Han-Shi Hu, Hui Bai, Hai-Ru Li, Wen-Juan Tian, Hai-Gang Lu, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            ACS Nano 9, 754-760 (2015). [PDF]

 

2014

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407.     High Resolution Photoelectron Imaging of UO- and UO2 and the Low-Lying Electronic States and Vibrational Frequencies of UO and UO2

            Joseph Czekner, Gary V. Lopez, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 141, 244302(2014). [PDF]

 

406.     Probing the Electronic and Vibrational Structure of Au2Al2- and Au2Al2 Using Photoelecttron Spectroscopy and High Resolution Photoelectron Imaging

            Gary V. Lopez, Joseph Czekner, Tian Jian, Wei-Li Li, Zheng Yang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 141, 224309(2014). [PDF]

 

405.     The B35 Cluster with a Double-Hexagonal Vacancy: A New and More Flexible Structural Motif for Borophene

            W. L. Li, Qiang Chen, Wen-Juan Tian, Hui Bai, Y. F. Zhao, H. S. Hu, J. Li, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

            j. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 12257-12260(2014). [PDF]

 

404.     Complexes between Planar Boron Clusters and Transition Metals: A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of CoB12 and RhB12

            Ivan A. Popov, W. L. Li, Z. A. Piazza, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. CHem. A 118, 8098-8105(2014). [PDF]

 

403.     Boronyl Chemistry: The BO Group as a New Ligand in Gas-Phase Clusters and Synthetic Compounds

            H. J. Zhai, Qiang Chen, Hui Bai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Acc. Chem. Res. 47, 2435-2445(2014). [PDF]

 

402.     The Design and Construction of A High-Resolution Velocity-Map Imaging Apparatus for Photoelectron Spectroscopy Studies of Size-Selected Clusters

            Iker León, Zheng Yang, Hong-Tao Liu, and L. S. Wang

            Rev. Sci. Instrum. 85, 083196(2014). [PDF]

 

401.     On the Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of Titanium Tetraauride: TiAu4 and TiAu4

            Yusuf Erdogdu, Tian Jian, Gary V. Lopez, Wei-Li Li, and L. S. Wang

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 610/611, 23-28(2014). [PDF]

 

400.     Isomerism and Structural Fluxionality in the Au26 and Au26 Nanoclusters

            Bastian Schaefer, Rhitankar Pal, Navneet S. Khetrapal, Maximilian Amsler, Ali Sadeghi, Volker Blum, X. C. Zeng, Stefan Goedecker, and L. S. Wang

            ACS Nano 7, 7413-7422(2014). [PDF]

 

399.     Observation of an All-Boron Fullerene

           H. J. Zhai, Ya-Fan Zhao, Wei-Li Li, Qiang Chen, Hui Bai, Han-Shi Hu, Z. A. Piazza, Wen-Juan Tian, Hai-Gang Lu, Yan-Bo Wu, Yue-Wen Mu, Guang-Feng Wei, Zhi-Pan Liu, J. Li, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Nature Chem. 6, 727-731(2014). [PDF]

 

398.     Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of a Highly Stable and Aromatic Auro-Aluminum Oxide Cluster

            Gary V. Lopez, Tian Jian, W. L. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 118, 5204-5211(2014). [PDF]

 

397.     A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Ab Initio Study of the Structures and Chemical Bonding of the B25 Cluster

            Z. A. Piazza, Ivan A. Popov, W. L. Li, R. Pal, X. C. Zeng, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 141, 034303(2014). [PDF]

 

396.     High-Resolution Photoelectron Imaging of Cold C60 Anions and Accurate Determination of the Electron Affinity of C60

            Dao-Ling Huang, Phuong D. Dau, Hong-Tao Liu, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 140, 224315(2014). [PDF]

 

395.     B30: A Quasiplanar Chiral Boron Cluster

            W. L. Li, Y. F. Zhao, H. S. Hu, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 5540-5545(2014). (Highlighted as Frontispiece) [PDF]

 

394.     Synthesis and Structure Determination of a New Au20 Nanocluster Protected by Tripodal Tetraphosphine Ligands

            Jing Chen, Qian-Fan Zhang, P. G. Williard, and L. S. Wang

            Inorg. Chem. 53, 3932-3934(2014). [PDF]

 

393.     Understanding Boron through Size-Selected Clusters: Structure, Chemical Bonding, and Fluxionality

            A. P. Sergeeva, I. A. Popov, Z. A. Piazza, W. L. Li, C. Romanescu, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            Acc. Chem. Res. 47, 1349-1358(2014). [PDF]

 

392.     Structural Evolution of Medium-Sized Gold Clusters Aun (n = 36, 37, 38): Appearance of Bulk-Like Face Centered Cubic Fragment

            Nan Shao, Wei Huang, Wai-Ning Mei, L. S. Wang, Qin Wu, and X. C. Zeng

            J. Phys. Chem. C. 118, 6887-6892(2014). [PDF]

 

391.     Assessment of Quantum Mechanical Methods for Copper and Iron Complexes by Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            S. Q. Niu, D. L. Huang, P. D. Dau, H. T. Liu, L. S. Wang, and T. Ichiye

            J. Chem. Theory Comput. 10, 1283-1291(2014). [PDF]

 

390.     Strong Electron Correlation in UO2: A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Relativistic Quantum Chemistry Study

            W. L. Li, Jing Su, Tian Jian, Gary V. Lopez, Han-Shi Hu, Guo-Jin Cao, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 140, 084306(9) (2014). [PDF]

 

389.     Probing the Electronic Structure and Au–C Chemical Bonding in AuC2 and AuC2 Using High-Resolution Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            Iker León, Zheng Yang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 140, 084303(13) (2014). [PDF]

 

388.     Vibrational Spectroscopy of the Dehydrogenated Uracil Radical via Autodetachment of Dipole-Bound Excited States of Cold Anions

            Hong-Tao Liu, Chuan-Gang Ning, Dao-Ling Huang, and L. S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 2464-2468 (2014). [PDF]

 

387.     Hexagonal Bipyramidal Ta2B6−/0 Clusters: B6 Rings as Structural Motifs

            W. L. Li, Lu Xie, Tian Jian, C. Romanescu, Xin Huang, and L. S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 1288-1292 (2014). [PDF]

 

386.     Planar Hexagonal B36 As A Potential Basis for Extended Single-Atom Layer Boron Sheets

            Z. A. Piazza, H. S. Hu, W. L. Li, Y. F. Zhao, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Nature Commun. 5, 3113(6) (2014). [PDF]

 

385.     Controlling Gold Nanoclusters by Diphospine Ligands

            Jing Chen, Qian-Fan Zhang, Timary A. Bonaccorso, Paul G. Williard, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 92-95 (2014). [PDF]

 

2013

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384.     Probing the Electronic Structures of Low Oxidation-State Uranium Fluoride Molecules UFx (x = 2−4)

            Wei-Li Li, Han-Shi Hu, Tian Jian, Gary V. Lopez, Jing Su, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 139, 244303(8) (2013). [PDF]

 

383.     Resonant Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Au2 via a Feshbach State Using High-Resolution Photoelectron Imaging

            Iker Leon, Zheng Yang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 139, 194306(8) (2013). [PDF]

 

382.     Pi and Sigma Double Conjugations in Boronyl Polyboroene Nanoribbons: Bn(BO) and Bn(BO)(n = 5–12)

            H. J. Zhai, Qiang Chen, Hui Bai, Hai-Gang Lu, W. L. Li, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 139, 174301(7) (2013). [PDF]

 

381.     A combined photoelectron spectroscopy and ab initio study of the quasi-planar B24 cluster

            Ivan A. Popov, Z. A. Piazza, W. L. Li, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Chem. Phys.139, 144307(8) (2013). [PDF]

 

380.     A Joint Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Theoretical Study on the ElectronicStructure of UCl5 and UCl5

            Jing Su, Phuong Diem Dau, Chao-Fei Xu, Dao-Ling Huang, Hong-Tao Liu, Fan Wei, L. S. Wang , and Jun Li

            Chem. Asian J. 8, 2489-2496 (2013). [PDF]

 

379.     On the Way to the Highest Coordination Number in the Planar Metal-Centred Aromatic Ta©B10Cluster: Evolution of the Structures of TaBn (n = 3–8)

            Wei-Li Li, Alexander S. Ivanov, Jozef Federič, C. Romanescu, Ivan Černušák, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 139, 104312(13) (2013). [PDF]

 

378.     Observation of Mode-Specific Vibrational Autodetachment from Dipole-Bound States of Cold Anions

            Hong-Tao Liu, Chuan-Gang Ning, Dao-Ling Huang, Phuong Diem Dau, and L. S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. 125, 9146-9149 (2013). [PDF]

 

377.     Photoelectron spectroscopy of boron-gold alloy clusters and boron boronylclusters: B3Aun and B3(BO)n (n = 1, 2)

            Qiang Chen, Hui Bai, Hua-Jin Zhai, Si-Dian Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 139, 044308(10) (2013). [PDF]

 

376.     Probing the nature of gold–carbon bonding in gold–alkynyl complexes

            Hong-Tao Liu, Xiao-Gen Xiong, Phuong Diem Dau, Yi-Lei Wang, Dao-Ling Huang, Jun Li, and L. S. Wang

            Nat. Commun. 4, 2201 (2013). [PDF]

 

375.     Vibrational spectroscopy of Au4 from high resolution photoelectron imaging

           Zheng Yang, Iker Leon, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 139, 021106(4) (2013). [PDF]

 

374.    Probing the Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding in Tricoordinate Uranyl Complexes UO2X3− (X = F, Cl, Br, I): Competitionbetween Coulomb Repulsion and U−X Bonding

            Jing Su, Phuong Diem Dau, Yi-Heng Qiu, Hong-Tao Liu, Chao-Fei Xu, Dao-Ling Huang, L. S. Wang and Jun Li

            Inorg. Chem. 52, 6617(11) (2013). [PDF]

 

373.     Photoelectron spectroscopy of aromatic compoundclusters of the B12 all-boron benzene: B12Au- andB12(BO)- B12Au and B12(BO)

            H. Bai, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Phys.Chem. Chem. Phys. 15, 9646-9653 (2013). [PDF]

 

372.     High resolution photoelectron imaging of Au2

            Iker León, Zheng Yang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 138, 184304(6) (2013). [PDF]

 

371.     Observation of linear to planar structural transition in sulfur-doped gold clusters: AuxS (x = 2–5)

            Hui Wen, Yi-Rong Liu, Teng Huang, Kang-Ming Xu, Wei-Jun Zhang, Wei Huang and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 138, 174303(10) (2013). [PDF]

 

370.     Electron tunneling from electronically excited states of isolated bisdisulizole-derived trianion chromophores following UV absorption

            M. O. Winghart, J. P. Yang, M. Kuhn, A. N. Unterreiner,T. J. A. Wolf, P. D. Dau, H. T. Liu, D. L. Huang, W. Klopper, L. S. Wang and M. M. Kappes

            Phys.Chem. Chem. Phys.15, 6726-6736 (2013). [PDF]

 

369.     Geometric and Electronic Factors in the Rational Design of Transition-Metal-Centered Boron Molecular Wheels

            C. Romanescu, T. R. Galeev, W. L. Li, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 138, 134315(8) (2013). [PDF]

 

368.     On the Structures and Bonding in Boron-Gold Alloy Clusters: B6Aun and B6Aun (n = 1-3)

            Qiang Chen, H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 138, 084306(8) (2013). [PDF]

 

367.     Transition-Metal-Centered Monocyclic Boron Wheel Clusters (M©Bn): A New Class of Aromatic Borometallic Compounds

            C. Romanescu, T. R. Galeev, W. L. Li, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            Acc. Chem. Res. 46, 350-358 (2013). [PDF]

 

366.     Monohafnium Oxide Clusters HfOn and HfOn (n = 1–6): Oxygen Radicals, Superoxides, Peroxides, Diradicals, and Triradicals

            Hua-Jin Zhai, Wen-Jie Chen, Shu-Juan Lin, Xin Huang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys, Chem. A 117, 1042-1052 (2013).[PDF]

 

365.     A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Study of Di-Tantalum Boride Clusters: Ta2Bx (x = 2–5)

            Lu Xie, Wei-Li Li, Constantin Romanescu, Xin Huang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 138, 034308 (11) (2013).[PDF]

 

2012

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364.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Pd(I) Dimers with Bridging Allyl Ligands

            Phuong Diem Dau, Damian P Hruszkewcyz, Dao-Ling Huang, Matthew J Chalkley, Hong-Tao Liu, Jennifer C Green, Nilay Hazari, and L. S. Wang

            Organometallics, 31, 8571-8576 (2012).[PDF]

 

363.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of Boron-Carbon Mixed Clusters – CB9 and C2B9

            T. R. Galeev, Wei-Li Li, C. Romanescu, Ivan Černušák, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Chem. Phys. 137, 234306(7) (2012)[PDF]

 

362.     Experimental and Computational Evidence of Octa- and Nona-Coordinated Planar Iron-Doped Boron Clusters: Fe©B8 and Fe©B9

            C. Romanescu, T. R. Galeev, A. P. Sergeeva, W. L. Li, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Organomet. Chem. 721-722, 148-154(2012)[PDF]

 

361.     B22 and B23: All-Boron Analogues of Anthracene and Phenanthrene

            Alina P. Sergeeva, Z. A. Piazza, C. Romanescu, W. L. Li, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 18065-18073 (2012). [PDF]

 

360.     The Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding in Gold Dihydride: AuH2 and AuH2

            Hong-Tao Liu, Yi-Lei Wang, Xiao-Gen Xiong, Phuong Diem Dau, Zachary A. Piazza, Dao-Ling Huang, Cong-Qiao Xu, Jun Li, and L. S. Wang

            Chem. Sci. 3, 3286-3295 (2012). [PDF]

 

359.     Geometrical Requirements for Transition-Metal-Centered Aromatic Boron Wheels: The Case of VB10

            Wei-Li Li, Constantin Romanescu, Zachary A. Piazza, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14, 13663-13669 (2012). [PDF]

 

358.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Cold UF5

            Phuong D. Dau, Hong-Tao Liu, Dao-Ling Huang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys.137, 116101 (2) (2012).[PDF]

 

357.     Elongation of Planar Boron Clusters by Hydrogenation: Boron Analogues of Polyenes

            Wei-Li Li, C. Romanescu, Tian Jian, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 13228-13231 (2012). [PDF]

 

356.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy and the Electronic Structure of the Uranyl Tetrachloride Dianion: UO2Cl42–

            Phuong Diem Dau, Jing Su, Hong-Tao Liu, Dao-Ling Huang, Jun Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 137, 064315 (8) (2012).[PDF]

 

355.     Probing the Structures and Chemical Bonding of Boron-Boronyl Clusters Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Computational Chemistry: B4(BO)n (n = 1–3)

            Qiang Chen, Hua-Jin Zhai, Si-Dian Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. , 137, 044307 (7) (2012).[PDF]

 

354.     Probing the Structures of Neutral Boron Clusters Using IR/VUV Two Color Ionization: B11, B16, and B17

            Constantin Romanescu, Dan J. Harding, André Fielicke, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. , 137, 014317(6) (2012).[PDF]

 

353.     Probing the Electronic Properties and Structural Evolution of Anionic Gold Clusters in the Gas Phase

            Lei-Ming Wang and L. S. Wang

            Nanoscale, 4, 4038-4053 (2012) (invited review).[PDF]

 

352.     Resonant Tunneling Through the Repulsive Coulomb Barrier of a Quadruply Charged Molecular Anion

            Phuong D. Dau, Hong-Tao Liu, Ji-Ping Yang, Marc-Oliver Winghart, Thomas J. A. Wolf, Andreas-Neil Unterreiner, Patrick Weis, Yu-Run Miao, Chuan-Gang Ning, M. M. Kappes, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. A, 85, 064503 (5) (2012).[PDF]

 

351.     Probing the Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of the “Staple” Motifs of Thiolate Gold Nanoparticles: Au(SCH3)2 and Au2(SCH3)3

            Chuan-Gang Ning, Xiao-Gen Xiong, Yi-Lei Wang, Jun Li, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14, 9323-9329 (2012).[PDF]

 

350.     Unraveling the Mechanisms of O2 Activation by Size-Selected Gold Clusters: Transition from Superoxo to Peroxo Chemisorption

            Rhitankar Pal, Lei-Ming Wang, Yong Pei, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 9438-9445 (2012).(Highlighted in C&E News, May 28, 2012) [PDF]

 

349.     Structural and Electronic Properties of Reduced Transition Metal Oxide Clusters, M4O10 and M4O10 (M = Cr, W), from Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Quantum Chemical Calculations

            Shenggang Li, Hua-Jin Zhai, L.S. Wang, and D. A. Dixon

            J. Phys. Chem. A 116, 5256-5271 (2012). [PDF]

 

348.     Spectroscopy and Theoretical Studies of UF5 and UF6

            P. D. Dau, Jing Su, Hong-Tao Liu, Dao-Ling Huang, Fan Wei, Jun Li, and L.S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 136, 194304 (9) (2012). [PDF]

 

347.     A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of B21: Negatively Charged Boron Clusters Continue to Be Planar at 21

            Z.A. Piazza, W.L. Li, C. Romanescu, A.P. Sergeeva, L.S. Wang, and A.I. Boldyrev

            J. Chem. Phys. 136, 104310 (9) (2012). [PDF]

 

346.     On the Electronic Structure and Conflicting d-Orbital Aromaticity in the Re3O3 Cluster

            H.J. Zhai, W.J. Chen, X. Huang, and L.S. Wang

            RSV Adv. 2, 2707-2712 (2012). [PDF]

 

345.     Observation and Investigation of the Uranyl Tetrafluoride Dianion (UO2F42–) and Its Solvation Complexes with Water and Acetonitrile

            P.D. Dau, J. Su, H.T. Liu, J.B. Liu, D.L. Huang, J. Li, and L.S. Wang

            Chem. Si. 3, 1137-1146 (2012). [PDF]

 

344.     Observation of the Highest Coordination Number in Planar Species: Decacoordinated Ta©B10 and Nb©B10 Anions

            T.R. Galeev, C. Romanescu, W.L. Li, L.S. Wang, and A.I. Boldyrev

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 51, 2101-2105 (2012). [PDF]

 

343.     Transition-Metal-Centered Nine-Membered Boron Rings: M©B9 and M©B9 (M = Rh, Ir)

            W.L Li, C. Romanescu, T.R. Galeev, Z.A. Piazza, A.I. Boldyrev, and L.S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 165-168 (2012). [PDF]

 

 

2011

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342.     The Mixed Cyanide Halide Au(I) Complexes, [XAuCN] (X = F, Cl, Br, and I): Evolution from Ionic to Covalent Bonding

            H.T. Liu, X.G. Xiong, P.D. Dau, Y.L. Wang, J. Li, and L.S. Wang

            Chem. Sci. 2, 2101-2108 (2011). [PDF]

 

341.     Bridging h2–BO in B2(BO)3– and B3(BO)3– Clusters: Boronyl Analogs of Boranes

            H.J. Zhai, J.C. Guo, S.D. Li, and L.S. Wang

            Chem. Phys. Chem. 12, 2549-2553 (2011). [PDF]

 

340.     Aluminum Avoids the Central Position in AlB9 and AlB10: Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ab initio Study

            W.L. Li, C. Romanescu, T.R. Galeev, L.S. Wang, and A.I. Boldyrev

            J. Phys. Chem. A 115, 10391-10397 (2011). [PDF]

 

339.     Aromatic Metal-Centered Monocyclic Boron Rings: Co©B8 and Ru©B9

            C. Romanescu, T. R. Galeev, W.L. Li, A. I. Boldyrev, and L.S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 50, 9334-9337 (2011). [PDF]

 

338.     Valence Isoelectronic Substitution in the B8 and B9 Molecular Wheels by an Al Dopant Atom: Umbrella-like Structures of AlB7 and AlB8

            T.R. Galeev, C. Romanescu, W.L. Li, L.S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Chem. Phys. 135, 104301 (8) (2011).[PDF]

 

337.     Chemsorption-Induced 2D-3D-2D Structural Transitions in Gold Heptamer: (CO)nAu7 (n = 1-4)

            R. Pal, W. Huang, Y.L. Wang, H.S. Hu, S. Bulusu, X.G. Xiong, J. Li, L.S. Wang, and X.C. Zeng

            J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2, 2288-2293 (2011).[PDF]

 

336.     On the Electronic Structure of Mono-rhenium Oxide Clusters: ReOn and ReOn (n = 3, 4)

            W.J. Chen, H.J. Zhai, X. Huang, and L.S. Wang

            Chem. Phys. Lett.., 512, 49-53 (2011).[PDF]

 

335.     All-Boron Analogues of Aromatic Hydrocarbons: B17 and B18

            A. P. Sergeeva, B. B. Averkiev, H. J. Zhai, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys.., in press. (2011)[PDF]

 

334.     Planarization of B7- and B12- Clusters by Isoelectronic Substitution: AlB6- and AlB11-

            C. Romanescu, A. P. Sergeeva, W. L. Li, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc.., 133, 8646-8653 (2011).[PDF]

 

333.     Molecular Wheel to Monocyclic Ring Transition in Boron-Carbon Mixed Clusters CB6 and C3B5
T. R. Galeev, A. S. Ivanov, C. Romanescu, W. L. Li, K. V. Bozhenko, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. in press.[PDF]

 

332.     Stoichiometric and Oxygen-Rich M2On and M2On (M = Nb, Ta; n = 5-7) Clusters: Molecular Models for Oxygen Radicals, Diradicals, and Superoxides
H. J. Zhai, X. H. Zhang, W. J.Chen, X. Huang, and L. S. Wang
J. Am. Chem. Soc.133, 3085-3094 (2011).[PDF]

 

331.    Structure Evolution of Gold Cluster Anions between the Planar and Cage Structures by Isoelectronic Substitution: Aun(n = 13 - 15) and MAun(n = 12 - 14; M = Ag, Cu)
R. Pal, L. M. Wang, W. Huang, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng
J. Chem. Phys. 134, 054306(7) (2011).   [PDF]

 

 

2010

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330.     Guiding Electron Emissions by Excess Negative Charges in Multiply Charged Anions

            Chuang-Gang Ning, Phuong Diem Dau, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, Dec. 31 (2010). [PDF]

 

329.     On the Analogy of B-BO and B-Au Chemical Bonding in the B11O and B10Au Clusters

            H. J. Zhai, C. Q. Miao, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A. 114, 12155-12161 (2010). [PDF]

 

328.     Probing the Electronic Structure of Early Transition Metal Oxide Clusters:  Molecular Models Towards Mechanistic Insights into Oxide Surfaces and Catalysis

            H. J. Zhai and L. S. Wang

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 500, 185-195 (2010). (Featured on cover) [PDF]

 

327.     Photoelectron Imaging and Spectroscopy of MI2 (M = Cs, Cu, Au): Evolution from Ionic to Covalent Bonding

            Y. L. Wang, X. B. Wang, X. P. Xing, F. Wei, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 114, 11244-11251 (2010). [PDF]

 

326.     Planar to Linear Structural Transition in Small Boron-Carbon Mixed Clusters: CxB5-x (x = 1–5)

            L. M. Wang, B. B. Averkiev, J. A. Ramilowski, W. Huang, L. S. Wang, and I. Boldyrev

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 14104-14112 (2010). [PDF]

 

325.     Covalent Gold

             L. S. Wang

            Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 12, 8694-8705 (2010). (Invited). [PDF]

 

324.     On the Electronic and Structural Properties of Tri-Niobium Oxide Clusters Nb3On (n = 3-8): Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Calculations

            W. J. Chen, H. J. Zhai, Y. F. Zhang, X. Huang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 114, 5958-5966 (2010). [PDF]

 

323.     Probing the Structural Evolution of Medium-Sized Gold Clusters: Aun (n = 27 to 35)

            N. Shao, W. Huang, Y. Gao, L. M. Wang, X. Li, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 6596-6605 (2010). [PDF]

 

322.     Photoelectron Imaging of Doubly Charged Anions, O2C(CH2)nCO2 (n = 2–8): Observation of Near Zero-eV Electrons due to Secondary Dissociative Autodetachment

            X. P. Xing, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 114, 4524-4530 (2010). [PDF]

 

321.     Stepwise Hydration of the Cynaide Anion: A Temperature-Controlled Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Computational Study of CN(H2O)n (n = 2–5)

            X. B. Wang, K. Kowalski, L. S. Wang, and S. S. Xantheas

            J. Chem. Phys. 132, 124306-1-10 (2010). [PDF]

 

320.     Probing the Interactions of O2 with Small Gold Cluster Anions (Aun-, n = 1–7): Chemisorption vs. Physisorption

            W. Huang, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 4344-4351 (2010). [PDF]

 

319.     Observation of Earlier Two to Three Dimensional Structural Transition in Gold Cluster Anions by Isoelectronic Substitution: MAun(n = 8–11; M = Ag, Cu)

            L. M. Wang, R. Pal, W. Huang, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 132, 114306-1-8 (2010). [PDF]

 

318.     A Concentric Planar Doubly p Aromatic B19 Cluster

            W. Huang, A. P. Sergeeva, H. J. Zhai, B. B. Averkiev, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            Nature Chem. 2, 202-206 (2010). [PDF]

 

317.     Isomer Identification and Resolution in Small Gold Clusters

            W. Huang, R. Pal, L. M. Wang, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 132, 054305-1-5 (2010). [PDF]

 

316.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of C60Fn and C60Fm2 (n = 17, 33, 35, 43, 45, 47; m = 34, 46) in the Gas Phase and the Generation and Characterization of C1-C60F47 and D2-C60F44 in Solution

           X. B. Wang, C. X. Chi, M. F. Zhou, I. V. Kuvychko, K. Seppelt, A. A. Popov, S. H. Strauss, O. V. Boltalina, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 114, 1756-1765 (2010). [PDF] 

 

315.     Vibrationally-Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Di-Gold Carbonyl Clusters Au2(CO)n (n = 13): Experiment and Theory

            Y. L. Wang, H. J. Zhai L. Xu, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 114, 1247-1254 (2010) (W. Carl Lineberger Festschrift) [PDF]

 

 

2009

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314.     CO Chemisorption on the Surfaces of the Golden Cages

            W. Huang, S. Bulusu, R. Pal, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 131, 234305-1-6 (2009). [PDF]

 

313.     Investigating the Weak to Evaluate the Strong:  An Experimental Determination of the Electron Binding Energy of Carborane Anions and the Gas Phase Acidity of Carborane Acids

            M. M. Meyer, X. B. Wang, C. A. Reed, L. S. Wang, and S. R. Kass

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 18050-18051 (2009). [PDF]

 

312.     Evidence of Significant Covalent Bonding in Au(CN)2

            X. B. Wang, Y. L. Wang, J. Yang, X. P. Xing, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 16368-16370 (2009). (Highlighted in C&E News 87(46), page 40, November 16, 2009) [PDF]

 

311.     Experimental and Theoretical Investigations of CB8: Towards Rational Design of Hypercoordinated Planar Chemical Species

            B. B. Averkiev, L. M. Wang, W. Huang, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 11, 9840-9849 (2009). [PDF]

 

310.     Structural and Electronic Properties of Reduced Transition Metal Oxide Clusters, M3O8 and M3O8 (M = Cr, W), from Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Quantum Chemical Calculations

            S. G. Li, H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, and D. A. Dixon

            J. Phys. Chem. A 113, 11273-11288 (2009). [PDF]

 

309.     The [(Al2O3)2] Anion Cluster: Electron Localization-Delocalization Isomerism

            M. Sierka, J. Döbler, J. Sauer, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            ChemPhysChem. 10, 2410-2413 (2009). [PDF]

 

308.     Structural Evolution, Sequential Oxidation, and Chemical Bonding in Tri-Tantalum Oxide Clusters: Ta3On and Ta3On (n = 1-8)

            H. J. Zhai, B. Wang, X. Huang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A. 113, 9804-9813 (2009). [PDF]

 

307.     Diversity of Functionalized Germanium Zintl Clusters: Syntheses and Theoretical Studies of [Ge9PdPPh3]3– and [Ni@(Ge9PdPPh3)]2–  

            Z. M. Sun, Y. F. Zhao, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Cluster Sci. 20, 601-609 (2009). [PDF]

 

306.     Observation of a Remarkable Temperature Effect in the Hydrogen Bonding Structure and Dynamics of the CN(H2O) Cluster

            X. B. Wang, K. Kowalski, J. C. Werhahn, L. S. Wang, and S. S. Xantheas

            J. Phys. Chem. A 113, 9579-9584 (2009) (Featured on Cover). [PDF]

 

305.     Microsolvation of the Acetate Anion [CH3CO2(H2O)n, n = 13]: A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ab Initio Computational Study

            X. B. Wang, B. Jagoda-Cwiklik, C. X. Chi, X. P. Xing, M. F. Zhou, P. Jungwirth, and L. S. Wang

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 477, 41-44 (2009). [PDF]

 

304.     Probing the Electronic Stability of Multiply Charged Anions: Sulfonated Pyrene Tri- and Tetra-Anions

X. B. Wang, A. P. Sergeeva, X. P. Xing, M. Massaouti, T. Karpuschkin, O. Hampe, A. I. Boldyrev, M. M. Kappes, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 9836-9842 (2009). [PDF]

 

303.     Detecting Weak Interactions between Au and Gas Molecules: A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Ab Initio Study

Y. Gao, W. Huang, J. Woodford, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 9484-9485 (2009). [PDF]

 

302.     Structural Transition of Gold Nanoclusters: From the Golden Cage to the Golden Pyramid

W. Huang, S. Bulusu, R. Pal, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

ACS Nano 3, 1225-1230 (2009). [PDF]

 

301.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Cold Hydrated Sulfate Clusters, SO42(H2O)n (n = 4–7): Temperature-Dependent Isomer Populations

X. B. Wang, A. P. Sergeeva, J. Yang, X. P. Xing, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 113, 5567-5576 (2009). [PDF] 

 

300.     Probing the Electronic and Structural Properties of the Niobium Trimer Cluster and its Mono- and Di-oxides: Nb3On and Nb3On (n = 0-2)

H. J. Zhai, B. Wang, X. Huang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 113, 3866-3875 (2009).  (George C. Schatz Festschrift) [PDF]

 

299.     Probing the 2D to 3D Structural Transition in Gold Cluster Anions Using Argon Tagging

W. Huang and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 153401-1-4 (2009). [PDF]

 

298.     Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of 3-Dimensional Nitrogen-Doped Aluminum Cluster Al8N and Al8

L. M. Wang, W. Huang, L. S. Wang, and B. B. Averkiev, and A. I. Boldyrev

J. Chem. Phys. 130, 134303-1-7 (2009). [PDF]

 

297.     Au10: Isomerism and Structure-Dependent O2 Reactivity

W. Huang and L. S. Wang

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 11, 2663-2667 (2009).  (Designated Hot Article) [PDF]

 

296.     Structural Evolution of Doped Gold Clusters: MAux (M = Si, Ge, Sn; x = 5–8)

R. Pal, L. M. Wang, W. Huang, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 3396-3404 (2009). [PDF]

 

295.     Photoelectron Imaging of Multiply Charged Anions: Effects of Intramolecular Coulomb Repulsion and Photoelectron Kinetic Energies on Photoelectron Angular Distributions

X. P. Xing, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 130, 074301 (1-6) (2009). [PDF]

 

294.     Tuning the Electronic Properties of the Golden Buckyball by Endohedral Doping: M@Au16 (M = Ag, Zn, In)

L. M. Wang, R. Pal, W. Huang, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 130, 051101 (1-4) (2009). [PDF]

 

293.     Photoelectron Angular Distribution and Molecular Structure in Multiply Charged Anions

            X. P. Xing, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 113, 945-948 (2009). (Featured on cover) [PDF]

 

292.     Magnetic Doping of the Golden Cage Cluster: M@Au16 (M = Fe, Co, Ni)

L. M. Wang, J. Bai, A. Lechtken, W. Huang, D. Schooss, M. M. Kappes, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. B 79, 033413 (1-4) (2009). [PDF]

 

291.     Are Carboxyl Groups the Most Acidic Sites in Amino Acids?  Gas-Phase Acidity, Photoelectron Spectra, and Computations on Tyrosine, p-Hydroxybenzoic Acid and Their Conjugate Bases

Z. X. Tian, X. B. Wang, L. S. Wang, and S. R. Kass

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 1174-1181 (2009). [PDF]

 

290.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Multiply Charged Anions

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

            Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem. 60, 105-126 (2009). [PDF]

 

 

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289.     Observation of H2 Aggregation onto a Doubly Charged Anion in a Temperature-Controlled Ion Trap

X. B. Wang, X. P. Xing, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 112, 13271-13274 (2008). [PDF]

 

288.     On the Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding in the Tantalum Trimer Cluster

B. Wang, H. J. Zhai, X. Huang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 112, 10962-10967 (2008). [PDF]

 

287.     Imaging Intramolecular Coulomb Repulsions in Multiply Charged Anions

X. P. Xing, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 083003-1-4 (2008). [PDF]

 

286.     Chemisorption-Induced Structural Changes and Transition from Chemisorption to Physisorption in Au6(CO)n (n = 49)

H. J. Zhai, L. L. Pan, B. Dai, B. Kiran, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. C 112, 11920-11928 (2008). [PDF]

 

285.     Development of a Low-Temperature Photoelectron Spectroscopy Instrument Using an Electrospray Ion Source and a Cryogenically Controlled Ion Trap

X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

Rev. Sci. Instrum. 79, 073108-1-8 (2008). [PDF]

 

284.     Carbon Avoids Hyper Coordination in CB6, CB62–, and C2B5 Planar Carbon-Boron Clusters

B. B. Averkiev, D. Yu. Zubarev, L. M. Wang, W. Huang, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 9248-9250 (2008). [PDF]

 

283.     Low-Lying Isomers of the B9 Boron Cluster: the Planar Molecular Wheel versus Three-Dimensional Structures

L. L. Pan, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 129, 024302-1-6 (2008). [PDF]

 

282.     Probing the Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of Gold Oxides and Sulfides in AuOn- and AuSn (n = 1, 2)

H. J. Zhai, C. Bürgel, V. Bonacic-Koutecky, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 9156-9167 (2008). [PDF]

 

281.     A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Theoretical Study of B16 and B162–: An All-Boron Naphthalene

A. P. Sergeeva, D. Y. Zubarev, H. J. Zhai, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 7244-7246 (2008). [PDF]

 

280.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Anions at 118.2 nm: Observation of High Electron Binding Energies in Superhalogens MCl4 (M = Sc, Y, La)

J. Yang, X. B. Wang, X. P. Xing, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 128, 201102-1-4 (2008). [PDF]

 

279.     Relativistic Effects and the Unique Low-Symmetry Structures of Gold Nanoclusters

W. Huang, M. Ji, C. D. Dong, X. Gu, L. M. Wang, X. G. Gong, and L. S. Wang

ACS Nano 2, 897-904 (2008). [PDF]

 

278.    Probing the Electronic and Structural Properties of Chromium Oxide Clusters (CrO3)n and (CrO3)n (n = 1−5): Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Calculations

H. J. Zhai, S. G. Li, D. A. Dixon, and L. S. Wang 

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 5167-5177 (2008). [PDF]

 

277.     High Resolution and Low-Temperature Photoelectron Spectroscopy of an Oxygen-Linked Fullerene Dimer Dianion: C120O2–

X. B. Wang, K. Matheis, I. N. Ioffe, A. A. Goryunkov, J. Yang, M. M. Kappes, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 128, 114307-1-6 (2008). [PDF]

 

276.     Negative Electron Binding Energies Observed in a Triply Charged Anion: Photoelectron Spectroscopy of 1-Hydroxy-3,6,8-Pyrene-Trisulfonate (HPTS3–)

J. Yang, X. P. Xing, X. B. Wang, L. S. Wang, A. P. Sergeeva, and A. I. Boldyrev

J. Chem. Phys. 128, 091102-1-4 (2008). [PDF]

 

275.     A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of the Structure and Bonding in Al7N and Al7N

B. B. Averkiev, S. Call, A. I. Boldyrev, L. M. Wang, W. Huang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A. 112, 1873-1879 (2008). (Featured on cover) [PDF]

 

274.     B2(BO)22-— Diboronyl Diborene: A Linear Molecule with A Triple Boron-Boron Bond

S. D. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 2573-2579 (2008). [PDF]

 

273.     Stable Icosahedral Hollow Cage Clusters: Stannaspherene (Sn122–) and Plumbaspherene (Pb122–)

L. F. Cui and L. S. Wang

Int. Rev. Phys. Chem. 27, 139-166 (2008). (Invited review) [PDF]

 

272.     Probing the Electronic and Structural Properties of Doped Aluminum Clusters: MAl12 (M = Li, Cu, and Au)

R. Pal, L. F. Cui, S. Bulusu, H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

J. Chem. Phys. 128, 024305-1-8 (2008). [PDF]

 

271.     Observation of Entropic Effect on Conformation Changes of Complex Systems under Well-Controlled Temperature Condition

X. B. Wang, J. Yang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 112, 172-175 (2008). [PDF]

 

270.     Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity in Transition-Metal Systems

D. Y. Zubarev, B. B. Averkiev, H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 10, 257-267 (2008).  (Invited review and featured on cover). [PDF]

 

 

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269.     Doping the Golden Cage Au16 with Si, Ge, and Sn

            L. M. Wang, S. Bulusu, W. Huang, R. Pal, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 15136-15137 (2007). [PDF]

 

268.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Singly and Doubly Charged Higher Fullerenes at Low Temperatures: C76, C78, C84 and C762–, C782–, C842– 

X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, J. Yang, M. M. Kappes, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 17684-17689 (2007). [PDF]

 

267.     Probing the Electronic Structure of Early Transition Metal Oxide Clusters: Polyhedral Cages of (V2O5)n (n = 24) and (M2O5)2 (M = Nb, Ta)

H. J. Zhai, Jens Döbler, Joachim Sauer, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 13270-13276 (2007). [PDF]

 

266.     Microsolvation of the Dicyanamide Anion: [N(CN)2](H2O)n (n = 0–12)

B. Jagoda-Cwiklik, X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, J. Yang, G. J. Wang, M. F. Zhou, P. Jungwirth, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 111, 7719-7725 (2007). [PDF] 

 

265.     Pd2@Sn184–: Fusion of Two Endohedral Stannaspherenes

Z. M. Sun, H. Xiao, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 9560-9561 (2007). [PDF]

 

264.     A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Computational Study of Sodium Auride Clusters, NanAun (n = 1–3)

L. F. Cui, Y. C. Lin, D. Sundholm, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 111, 7555-7561 (2007). [PDF]

 

263.     Boronyls as Key Structural Units in Boron Oxide Clusters: B(BO)2 and B(BO)3

H. J. Zhai, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 9254-9255 (2007). [PDF]

 

262.     Au34: A Fluxional Core-Shell Cluster

X. Gu, S. Bulusu, X. Li, X. C. Zeng, J. Li, X. G. Gong, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 8228-8232 (2007). [PDF] 

 

261.     CB7: Experimental and Theoretical Evidence Against Hypercoordinated Planar Carbon

L. M. Wang, W. Huang, B. B. Averkiev, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 46, 4550-4553 (2007).  Angew. Chem. 119, 4634-4637 (2007). [PDF]

 

260.     d-Aromaticity in Ta3O3 

H. J. Zhai, B. B. Averkiev, D. Y. Zubarev, L. S. Wang, A. I. Boldyrev

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 46, 4277-4280 (2007).  Angew. Chem. 119, 4355-4358 (2007). (Highlighted in C&E News 85 (19), May 7, 2007, page 54) [PDF]

 

259.     Probing the Unique Size-Dependent Properties of Small Au Clusters, Au Alloy Clusters, and CO-Chemisorbed Au Clusters in the Gas Phase

H. J. Zhai, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

 The Chemical Physics of Solid Surfaces.  Vol. 12: Atomic Clusters from Gas Phase to Deposited.  Ed. by D. P. Woodruff (Elsevier, New York 2007), pp. 91-150.

 

258.     Electronic Structure and Fragmentation Properties of[Fe4S4(SEt)4-x(SSEt)x]2–

Y. J. Fu, J. Laskin, and L. S. Wang 

Int. J. Mass Spectrom. 263, 260-266 (2007). [PDF]

 

257.     Doping Golden Buckyballs: Cu@Au16 and Cu@Au17 Cluster Anions

L. M. Wang, S. Bulusu, H. J. Zhai, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 46, 2915-2918 (2007). Angew. Chem. 119, 2973-2976 (2007). (Highlighted in Nature Nanotechnology 2, 273, 2007). [PDF]

 

256.     Structural Transition from Pyramidal to Space-Filling Amorphous in Medium-Sized Gold Clusters: Aun (n = 2126)

S. Bulusu, X. Li, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 4190-4198 (2007). [PDF]

 

255.     Probing the Electronic Structure and Band Gap Evolution of Titanium Oxide Clusters (TiO2)n (n = 1-10) Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

H. J. Zhai and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 3022-3026 (2007). [PDF]

 

254.     On the Chemical Bonding of Gold in Auro-Boron Oxide Clusters AunBO (n = 1−3)

D. Y. Zubarev, A. I. Boldyrev, J. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 111, 1648-1658 (2007). [PDF]

 

253.     Evolution of the Electronic Properties of Snn Clusters ( n = 4–45) and the Semiconductor-to-Metal Transition

L. F. Cui, L. M. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 126, 064505-1-8 (2007). [PDF]

 

252.     Vibrationally-Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of BO and BO2: A Joint Experimental and Theoretical Study

H. J. Zhai, L. M. Wang, S. D. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 111, 1030-1035 (2007). [PDF]

 

251.     Electrospray Ionization Photoelectron Spectroscopy: Probing the Electronic Structure of Inorganic Metal Complexes in the Gas Phase

T. Waters, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

Coord. Chem. Rev. 251, 474-491 (2007). [PDF]

 

250.     Endohedral Stannaspherenes (M@Sn12): A Rich Class of Stable Molecular Cage Clusters

L. F. Cui, X. Huang, L. M. Wang, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 46, 742-745 (2007).  Angew. Chem. 119, 756-759 (2007). [PDF] 

 

249.     Probing the Structure and Bonding in Al6N and Al6N by Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Calculations

B. B. Averkiev, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 111, 34-41 (2007). [PDF]

 

 

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248.     Observation of Cysteine Thiolate and S…H-O Intramolecular Hydrogen Bond

H. K. Woo, K. C. Lau, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 12603-12606 (2006). [PDF]

 

247.     Facile Syntheses of Monodisperse Ultra-Small Au Clusters

M. F. Bertino, Z. M. Sun, R. Zhang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. B 110, 21416-21418 (2006). [PDF]

 

246.     Probing the Electronic Properties of Dichromium Oxide Clusters Cr2On(n = 1−7) Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

H. J. Zhai and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 125, 164315-1-9 (2006). [PDF]

 

245.     Gold as Hydrogen.  Structural and Electronic Properties and Chemical Bonding in Si3Au3+/0/− and Comparisons to Si3H3+/0/−

B. Kiran, X. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 125, 133204-1-7 (2006). (Special issue in honor of Yuan T. Lee on the occasion of his 70th birthday) [PDF]

 

244.     Probing the Electronic Structure of Fe-S Clusters: Ubiquitous Electron Transfer Centers in Metalloproteins Using Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy in the Gas Phase

X. Yang, X. B. Wang, Y. J. Fu, and L. S. Wang

Principles Mass Spectrometry Applied to Biomolecules, Edited by J. Laskin and C. Lifshitz (Wiley, New Jersey, 2006), pp. 63-117.

 

243.     Free Tetra- and Hexa-Coordinated Platinum-Cyanide Dianions, Pt(CN)42– and Pt(CN)62–. A Combined Photodetachment Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Theoretical Study

X. B. Wang, Y. L. Wang, H. K. Woo, J. Li, G. S. Wu, and L. S. Wang

Chem. Phys. 329, 230-238 (2006).  (Special issue in honor of L. S. Cederbaum) [PDF]

 

242.     Planar Nitrogen-Doped Aluminum Clusters AlxN (x = 35)

B. Averkiev, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 125, 124305-1-12 (2006). [PDF]

 

241.     First Steps Towards Dissolution of NaSO4 by Water

X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, B. Jagoda-Cwiklik, P. Jungwirth, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 8, 4294-4296 (2006). (Featured as “hot article” and on inside cover) [PDF]

 

240.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Free Multiply Charged Keggin Anions a-[PM12O40]3 (M = Mo, W) in the Gas Phase

T. Waters, X. Huang, X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, R. A. J. O’Hair, A. G. Wedd, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A. 110, 10737-10741 (2006). [PDF]

 

239.     All-Boron Aromatic Clusters as Potential New Inorganic Ligands and Building Blocks in Chemistry

A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

Coord. Chem. Rev. 250, 2811-2866 (2006). [PDF]

 

238.     Pb122: Plumbaspherene

L. F. Cui, X. Huang, L. M. Wang, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 10169-10172 (2006) (Featured on cover). [PDF]

 

237.     Collision Induced Dissociation of [4Fe-4S] Cubane Cluster Complexes: [Fe4S4Cl4-x(SC2H5)x]2–/1 (x = 0 - 4)

Y. J. Fu, J. Laskin, and L. S. Wang

Int. J. Mass. Spectrom. 255-256, 102-110 (2006). [PDF]

 

236.      Photoelectron Spectroscopy of the bis(dithiolene) Anions [M(mnt)2]n (M = Fe–Zn; n = 1, 2): Changes in Electronic Structure with Variation of Metal Center and with Oxidation

T. Waters, X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, L. S. Wang

Inorg. Chem. 45, 5841-5851 (2006). [PDF]

 

235.     Formation of Monodisperse (WO3)3 Clusters on TiO2(110)

O. Bondarchuk, X. Huang, J. Kim, B. D. Kay, L. S. Wang, J. M. White, and Z. Dohnálek

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 45, 4786-4789 (2006); Angew. Chem. 118, 4904-4907 (2006). [PDF]

 

234.     Golden Deltahedral Boranes BxAux2 (x = 512)

            D. Y. Zubarev, J. Li, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            Inorg. Chem. 45, 5269-5271 (2006). [PDF]

 

233.     Sn122: Stannaspherene

L. F. Cui, X. Huang, L. M. Wang, D. Y. Zubarev, A. I. Boldyrev, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 128, 8390-8391 (2006). [PDF]

 

232.     Low-Temperature Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Aliphatic Dicarboxylate Monoanions, HO2C(CH2)nCO2 (n = 1–10): Hydrogen Bond Induced Cyclization and Strain Energies

H. K. Woo, X. B. Wang, K. C. Lau, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 7801-7805 (2006). [PDF]

 

231.     Observation of Triatomic Species with Conflicting Aromaticity: AlSi2 and AlGe2

D. Y. Zubarev, X. Li, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

J. Phys. Chem. B 110, 9743-9746 (2006). [PDF]

 

230.     Evidence of Hollow Golden Cages

S. Bulusu, X. Li, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 103, 8326-8330 (2006). (Featured on Cover) (reported by C&E News, May 17, 2006; Science News, Vol. 169, No. 20, May 20, 2006; Seattle Post-Intelligencer, May 16, 2006; New York Times, May 23, 2006) [PDF]

 

229.     Direct Experimental Probe of the Onsite Coulomb Repulsion in the Doubly Charged Fullerene Anion C702  

X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, X. Huang, M. M. Kappes, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143002-1-4 (2006). [PDF]

 

228.     Determination of the Electron Affinity of the Acetyloxyl Radical (CH3COO) by Low Temperature Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ab initio Calculations

X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, L. S. Wang, B. Minofar, and P. Jungwirth

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 5047-5050 (2006). [PDF]

 

227.     On the Structure and Chemical Bonding of Si62 and Si62 in NaSi6 upon Na+ Coordination

D. Y. Zubarev, A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, L.F. Cui, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 124, 124305-1-13 (2006). [PDF]

 

226.     Experimental and Computational Studies of Alkali-Metal Coinage-Metal Clusters

Y. C. Lin, D. Sundholm, J. Juselius, L. F. Cui, X. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 4244-4250 (2006). [PDF]

 

225.     Probing the Intrinsic Electronic Structure of the bis(dithiolene) Anions [M(mnt)2]2 and [M(mnt)2]1 (M = Ni, Pd, Pt; mnt = 1,2-S2C2(CN)2) in the Gas Phase Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

T. Waters, H. K. Woo, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 128, 4282-4291 (2006). [PDF]

 

224.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of AlnD2 (n = 315): Observation of Chemisorption and Physisorption of Di-Deuterium on Aluminum Cluster Anions

L. F. Cui, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 124, 054308-1-5 (2006). [PDF]

 

223.     Gold Apes Hydrogen.  The Structure and Bonding in the Planar B7Au2 and B7Au2 Clusters

H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, D. Y. Zubarev, and A. I. Boldyrev

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 1689-1693 (2006).  (Featured on Cover) [PDF]

 

222.     Structural Evolution of Silicon Nanoclusters SiN (20 ≤ N ≤ 45)

J. Bai, L. F. Cui, J. Wang, S. Yoo, X. Li, J. Jellinek, C. Koehler, T. Frauenheim, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 908-912 (2006). [PDF]

 

221.     Experimental and Theoretical Characterization of Superoxide Complexes W2O6(O2) and W3O9(O2): Models for the Interaction of O2 with Reduced W Sites on Tungsten Oxide Surfaces

X. Huang, H. J. Zhai, T. Waters, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 45, 657-660 (2006).  Angew. Chem. 118, 673-676 (2006). [PDF]

 

220.     On the Structure and Chemical Bonding of Tri-Tungsten Oxide Clusters W3On and W3On (n = 710): W3O8 As A Molecular Model for O-Deficient Defect Sites in Tungsten Oxides

            X. Huang, H. J. Zhai, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 85-92 (2006). [PDF]

 

 

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219.     Electronic Structure of the Hydroxo and Methoxo OxometalateAnions MO3(OH) and MO3(OCH3) (M = Cr, Mo and W)

T. Waters, X. B. Wang, S. G. Li, B. Kiran, D. A. Dixon, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 11771-11780 (2005). [PDF]

 

218.     Magnetic Properties in Transition Metal Doped Gold Clusters: M@Au6 (M = Ti, V, Cr)

X. Li, B. Kiran, L. F. Cui, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 253401 (2005). [PDF]

 

217.     The MX3- Superhalogens (M = Be, Mg, Ca; X = Cl, Br): A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Ab Initio Theoretical Study

B. M. Elliott, E. Koyle, A. I. Boldyrev, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 11560-11567 (2005). [PDF]

 

216.     Temperatures Dependent Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Methyl-Benzoate Anions: Observation of Steric Effect in Ortho-Methyl-Benzoate

H. K. Woo, X. B. Wang, B. Kiran, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 11395-11400 (2005). [PDF]

 

215.     Chemical Bonding in Si52 and NaSi5 via Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Calculations

D. Y. Zubarev, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, L. F. Cui, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 11385-11394 (2005). [PDF]

 

214.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structures of Fullerene Oxides: C60Ox (x = 13)

X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, B. Kiran, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 11089-11092 (2005). [PDF]

 

213.     Probing the Low-Barrier Hydrogen Bond in Hydrogen Maleate in the Gas Phase: A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab initio Study

H. K. Woo, X. B. Wang, L. S. Wang, and K. C. Lau

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 10633-10637 (2005). [PDF]

 

212.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Doubly and Singly Charged Group VIB Dimetalate Anions: M2O72, MM'O72, and M2O7 (M, M' = Cr, Mo, W)

H. J. Zhai, X. Huang, T. Waters, X. B. Wang, R. A. J. O’Hair, A. G. Wedd, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 10512-10520 (2005). [PDF]

 

211.     Observation of d-Orbital Aromaticity

X. Huang, H. J. Zhai, B. Kiran, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 44, 7251-7254 (2005).  Angew. Chem. 117, 7417-7420 (2005). (Science Concentrate: C&E News 83 (43), October 24, 2005, page 48; Research Highlight: Nature 438, November 17, 2005, page 261) [PDF]

 

210.     Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of the Electronic and Geometrical Structures of the Au32 Cluster

M. Ji, X. Gu, X. Li, X. G.  Gong, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 44, 7119-7123 (2005).  Angew. Chem. 117, 7281-7285 (2005). [PDF]

 

209.     All-Metal Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity

A. I. Boldyrev and L. S. Wang

Chem. Rev. 105, 3716-3757 (2005). [PDF]

 

208.     Intramolecular Rotation via Proton Transfer: (h5-C5H4CO2)Fe(h5-C5H4CO2) versus (h5-C5H4CO2)Fe(h5-C5H4CO2H)

X. B. Wang, B. Dai, H. K. Woo, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 44, 6022-6024 (2005).  Angew. Chem. 117, 6176-6178 (2005). [PDF]

 

207.     Unique CO Chemisorption Properties of Gold Hexamer: Au6(CO)n (n = 03)

H. J. Zhai, B. Kiran, B. Dai, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 127, 12098-12106 (2005). [PDF]

 

206.     Vibrational Cooling in A Cold Ion Trap: Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Cold C60 Anions

            X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 123, 051106-1-4 (2005). [PDF]

 

205.     Electronic and Structural Evolution and Chemical Bonding in Ditungsten Oxide Clusters: W2On and W2On (n = 1-6)

H. J. Zhai, X. Huang, L. F. Cui, X. Li, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 6019-6030 (2005). [PDF]

 

204.     Observation of Weak C-H...O Hydrogen-Bonding by Unactivated Alkanes

X. B. Wang, H. K. Woo, B. Kiran, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 44, 4968-4972 (2005).  Angew. Chem. 117, 5048-5052 (2005). [PDF]

 

203.     Probing the Electronic Structures of Mono-Nitrogen Doped Aluminum Clusters Using Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

X. Li and L. S. Wang

Eur. Phys. J. D 34, 9-14 (2005). [PDF]

 

202.     Interior and Interfacial Aqueous Solvation of Benzene Dicarboxylate Dianions and Their Methylated Analogues: A Combined Molecular Dynamics and Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study

B. Minofar, L. Vrbka, M. Mucha, P. Jungwirth, X. Yang, X. B. Wang, F. J. Fu, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 5042-5049 (2005). [PDF]

 

201.     Gold as Hydrogen.  An Experimental and Theoretical Study of the Structures and Bonding in Di-Silicon Gold Clusters Si2Aun and Si2Aun (n = 2 and 4) and Comparisons to Si2H2 and Si2H4

X. Li, B. Kiran, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 4366-4374 (2005). [PDF]

 

200.     The Electronic Structure and Intrinsic Redox Properties of [2Fe-2S]+ Clusters with Tri- and Tetra-Coordinated Iron Sites

Y. J. Fu, S. Q. Niu, T. Ichiye, and L. S. Wang

Inorg. Chem. 44, 1202-1204 (2005). [PDF]

 

199.     Probing the Electronic Structure of [2Fe-2S] Clusters with Three Coordinate Iron Sites Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

Y. J. Fu, Y. Yang, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 1815-1820 (2005). [PDF]

 

198.     De novo Synthesis of the H-Cluster Framework of Iron-Only Hydrogenase

C. Tard, X. Liu, S. K. Ibrahim, M. Bruschi, L. D. Gioia, S. Davies, X. Yang, L. S. Wang, and C. J. Pickett

Nature 433, 610-613 (2005). [PDF]

 

197.     Cu3C4 - A New Sandwich Molecule with Two Revolving C22 Units

A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 562-570 (2005).  (Featured on cover) [PDF]

 

196.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of the Doubly-Antiaromatic B62 Dianion in the LiB6 Cluster

            A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 122, 054313-1-8 (2005). [PDF]

 

195.     Chemisorption Sites of CO on Small Gold Clusters and Transitions from Chemisorption to Physisorption

            H. J. Zhai and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 122, 051101-1-4 (2005). [PDF]

 

194.     The Role of Water on Electron-Initiated Processes and Radical Chemistry: Issues and Scientific Advances

            B. C. Garrett, D. A. Dixon, D. M. Camaioni, D. M. Chipman, M. A. Johnson, C. D. Jonah, G. A. Kimmel, J. H. Miller, T. N. Rescigno, P. J. Rossky, S. S. Xantheas, S. D. Colson, A. H. Laufer, D. Ray, P. F. Barbara, D. M. Bartels, K. H. Becker, K. H. Bowen, S. E. Bradforth, I. Carmichael, J. V. Coe, L. R. Corrales, J. P. Cowin, M. Dupuis, K. B. Eisenthal, J. A. Franz, M. S. Gutowski, K. D. Jordan, B. D. Kay, J. A. LaVerne, S. V. Lymar, T. E. Madey, C. W. McCurdy, D. Meisel, S. Mukamel, A. R. Nilsson, T. M. Orlando, N. G. Petrik, S. M. Pimblott, J. R. Rustad, G. K. Schenter, S. J. Singer, A. Tokmakoff, L. S. Wang, C. Wittig, and T. S. Zwier

            Chem. Rev. 105, 355-389 (2005). [PDF]

 

193.     Planar-to-Tubular Structural Transition in Boron Clusters: B20 as the Embryo of Single-Walled Boron Nanotubes

B. Kiran, S. Bulusu, H. J. Zhai, S. Yoo, X. C. Zeng, and L. S. Wang

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 102, 961-964 (2005). [PDF]

 

 

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192.     Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding in MOn and MOn Clusters (M = Mo, W; n = 3-5): A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ab Initio Study

H. J. Zhai, B. Kiran, L. F. Cui, X Li, D. A. Dixon, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 16134-16141 (2004). [PDF]

 

191.     Direct Experimental Observation of the Low Ionization Potentials of Guanine in Free Oligonucleotides Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            X. Yang, X. B. Wang, E. R. Vorpagel, and L. S. Wang

            Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 101, 17588-17592 (2004). [PDF]

 

190.     Direct Measurement of Hydrogen Bonding Effect on the Intrinsic Redox Potentials of [4Fe-4S] Cubane Complexes

X. Yang, S. Q. Niu, T. Ichiye, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 15790-15794 (2004). [PDF] 

 

189.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Free Polyoxoanions Mo6O192 and W6O192 in the Gas Phase

            X. Yang, T. Waters, X. B. Wang, R. A. J. O’Hair, A. G. Wedd, D. A. Dixon, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 108, 10089-10093 (2004). [PDF]

 

188.     Multiple Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity in Silicon Clusters

H. J. Zhai, A. E. Kuznetsov, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

ChemPhysChem 5, 1885-1891 (2004). [PDF]

 

187.     Icosahedral Gold Cage Clusters: M@Au12 (M = V, Nb, and Ta)

H. J. Zhai, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 121, 8369-8374 (2004). [PDF]

 

186.     Observation of Au2H Impurity in Pure Gold Clusters:  A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Study on Au2H and Au2D

            H. J. Zhai, B. Kiran, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 121, 8231-8236 (2004). [PDF]

 

185.     Solvation of the Azide Anion (N3) in Water Clusters and Aqueous Interfaces: A Combined Investigation by Photoelectron Spectroscopy, Density Functional Calculations, and Molecular Dynamics Simulations 

X. Yang, B. Kiran, X. B. Wang, L. S. Wang, M. Mucha, and P. Jungwirth

J. Phys. Chem. A 108, 7820-7826 (2004). [PDF]

 

184.     Structure of the NaxClx+1 (x = 14) Clusters via Ab Initio Genetic Algorithm and Photoelectron Spectroscopy

A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, Y. J. Fu, X. Yang, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 121, 5709-5719. [PDF]

 

183.     Bulk vs. Interfacial Aqueous Solvation of Dicarboxylate Dianions

B. Minofar, M. Mucha, P. Jungwirth, X. Yang, Y. J. Fu, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 11691-11698 (2004). [PDF]

 

182.     Toward the Solution Synthesis of the Tetrahedral Au20 Cluster

H. F. Zhang, M. Stender, R. Zhang, C. M. Wang, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. B 108, 12259-12263 (2004).  (Featured on Cover) [PDF]

 

181.     Mechanistic Insight into the Symmetric Fission of [4Fe-4S] Analogue Complexes and Implications to Cluster Conversions in Iron–Sulfur Proteins

            S. Q. Niu, X. B. Wang, X. Yang, L. S. Wang, and T. Ichiye

            J. Phys. Chem. A 108, 6750-6757 (2004). [PDF]

 

180.     Sequential Oxidation of the Cubane [4Fe-4S] Cluster from [4Fe-4S] to [4Fe-4S]3+ in Fe4S4Ln Complexes

H. J. Zhai, X. Yang, Y. J. Fu, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 8413-8420 (2004). [PDF]

 

179.     Molecular Wheel B82 as a New Inorganic Ligand.  Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Characterization of LiB8

A. N. Alexandrova, H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

Inorg. Chem. 43, 3552-3554 (2004). [PDF]

 

178.     Terminal Ligand Influence on the Electronic Structure and Intrinsic Redox Properties of the [Fe4S4]2+ Cubane Clusters

            Y. J. Fu, X. Yang, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            Inorg. Chem. 43, 3647-3655 (2004). [PDF]

 

177.     Competition between Linear and Cyclic Structures in Mono-Chromium Carbide Clusters, CrCn and CrCn (n  = 28): A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Study

H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, P. Jena, G. L. Gutsev, and C. W. Bauschlicher, Jr.

J. Chem. Phys. 120, 8996-9008 (2004). [PDF] 

 

176.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of the Doubly-Charged Anions [MIVO(mnt)2]2 (M = Mo, W; mnt = S2C2(CN)22).  Access to the Ground and Excited States of the [MVO(mnt)2] Anion

T. Waters, X. B. Wang, X. Yang, L. Zhang, R. A. J. O'Hair, L. S. Wang, and A. G. Wedd

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 5119-5129 (2004). [PDF]

 

175.     Electronic Structure, Isomerism, and Chemical Bonding in B7 and B7 

A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 108, 3509-3517 (2004). [PDF]

 

174.     SiAu4: Aurosilane

B. Kiran, X. Li, H. J. Zhai, L. F. Cui, and L. S. Wang

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 43, 2125-2129 (2004).  Angew. Chem. 116, 2177-2181 (2004). [PDF]

 

173.     Modification of SiO2 Nanowires and Microfibers with Metallic Nanocrystals from Supercritical CO2

            X. R. Ye, H. F. Zhang, Y. Lin, L. S. Wang, and C. M. Wai

            J. Nanosci. Nanotech. 4, 82-85 (2004).  

 

172.     Solvent-Mediated Folding of A Doubly Charged Anion

            X. Yang, Y. J. Fu, X. B. Wang, P. Slavicek, M. Mucha, P. Jungwirth, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 876-883 (2004). [PDF]

 

 

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171.     From Helical Nanowires, Nanocrosses to Aligned Micro-Carbon Fibers

            H. F. Zhang, C. M. Wang, J. S. Young, J. E. Coleman, and L. S. Wang

            Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 776, 95-100 (2003). 

 

170.     Hepta- and Octa-Coordinated Boron in Molecular Wheels of 8- and 9-Atom Boron Clusters: Observation and Confirmation

            H. J. Zhai, A. N. Alexandrova, K. A. Birch, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 42, 6004-6008 (2003); Angew. Chem. 115, 6186-8190 (2003). [PDF]

 

169.     Hydrocarbon Analogs of Boron Clusters: Planarity, Aromaticity, and Antiaromaticity

            H. J. Zhai, B. Kiran, J. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Nature Materials 2, 827-833 (2003). [PDF]

 

168.     Probing the Intrinsic Electronic Structure of the Cubane [4Fe-4S] Cluster: Nature’s Favorite Cluster for Electron Transfer and Storage

            X. B. Wang, S. Niu, X. Yang, S. K. Ibrahim, C. J. Pickett, T. Ichiye, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125, 14072-14081 (2003). [PDF]

 

167.     Structural and Electronic Properties of Iron Monoxide Clusters FenO and FenO (n = 2–6): A Combined Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Theory Study

            G. L. Gutsev, C. W. Bauschlicher, Jr., H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 119, 11135-11145 (2003). [PDF] 

 

166.     A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of B3 and B4 Anions and Their Neutrals

            Z. H. Zhai, L. S. Wang, A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, V. G. Zakrzewski

            J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 9319-9328 (2003). [PDF]

 

165.     On the Electronic Structures of Gaseous Transition Metal Halide Complexes, FeX4 and MX3 (M = Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, X = Cl, Br), Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Calculations

            X. Yang, X. B. Wang, L. S. Wang, S. Q. Niu, and T. Ichiye

            J. Chem. Phys. 119, 8311-8320 (2003). [PDF]

 

164.     On the Electronic and Atomic Structures of Small AuN (N = 414) Clusters: A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density-Functional Study

            H. Häkkinen, B. Yoon, U. Landman, X. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 6168-6175 (2003). [PDF] 

 

163.     Photodetachment of Hydrated Oxalate Dianions in the Gas Phase, C2O42(H2O)n (n = 340) – From Solvated Clusters to Nano Droplet

            X. B. Wang, X. Yang, J. B. Nicholas, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 119, 3631-3640 (2003). [PDF]

 

162.     Collision-Induced Symmetric Fission of Doubly-Charged Cubelike [Fe4S4X4]2 Clusters

            X. Yang, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            Int. J. Mass Spectrom. 228, 797-805 (2003). [PDF]

 

161.     Probing the Electronic Structure of the Di-Iron Subsite of [Fe]-Hydrogenase: A Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study of Fe(I)-Fe(I) Model Complexes

            X. Yang, M. Razavet, X. B. Wang, C. J. Pickett, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A. 107, 4612-4618 (2003). [PDF]

 

160.     Photodetachment of Zwitterions:  Probing Intramolecular Coulomb Repulsion and Attraction in the Gas Phase Using Mono Decarboxylated Pyridinium Dicarboxylates.  Implications on the Mechanism of Orotidine 5'-Monophosphate Decarboxylase

            X. B. Wang, J. E. Dacres, X. Yang, L. Lis, V. M. Bedell, L. S. Wang, and S. R. Kass

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125, 6814-6826 (2003). [PDF]

 

159.     Synthesis, Characterization, and Manipulation of Helical SiO2 Nanosprings

            H. F. Zhang, C. M. Wang, E. C. Buck, and L. S. Wang

           Nano Lett. 3, 577-580 (2003).  (Highlights: “Nanosprings jump into place” Nanotechweb, April 17, 2003; “Flexible nanosprings can be produced from silica” Heart Cut, website of ACS, July 14, 2003) [PDF]

 

158.     All-Metal Antiaromatic Molecule: Rectangular Al44 in the Li3Al4 Anion

            A. E. Kuznetsov, K. A. Birch, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            Science 300, 622-625 (2003).  (News of the Week: “Inorganic antiaromaticity” C&E News, April 28, 2003) [PDF] 

 

157.     Combined Quantum Chemistry and Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of the Electronic Structure and Reduction Potentials of Rubredoxin Redox Site Analogs

            S. Niu, X. B. Wang, J. A. Nichols, L. S. Wang, and T. Ichiye

            J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 2898-2907 (2003). [PDF]

 

156.     Electronic and Structural Evolution of Mono-Iron Sulfur Clusters, FeSn and FeSn (n = 16), From Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            H. J. Zhai, B. Kiran, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 2821-2828 (2003). [PDF]

 

155.     On the Electronic Structure of [1Fe] Fe-S Complexes from Anionic Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            X. Yang, X. B. Wang, Y. J. Fu, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 1703-1709 (2003). [PDF]

 

154.     Structure and Bonding in B6 and B6: Planarity and Antiaromaticity

            A. N. Alexandrova, A. I. Boldyrev, H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, E. Steiner, and P. W. Fowler

            J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 1359-1369 (2003). [PDF]

 

153.     Au20: A Tetrahedral Cluster

            J. Li, X. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            Science 299, 864-867 (2003).  (Highlights: “Au20: A chip off the old block” C&E News, Feb. 10, 2003, p. 24; “Richland Scientists conduct experiments with gold” Tri-City Herald, Feb. 8, B2; “Pyramids get smaller” Material Today, April, 2003, p. 7) [PDF]

 

152.     Gold Dichloride and Gold Dibromide in Three Different Oxidation States

            D. Schröder, R. Brown, P. Schwerdtfeger, X. B. Wang, X. Yang, L. S. Wang, and H. Schwarz

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 42, 311-314 (2003); Angew. Chem. 115, 323-327 (2003). [PDF]

 

151.     Structural and Electronic Properties of Small Titanium Clusters: An Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Study

            M. Castro, S. Liu, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 118, 2116-2123 (2003). [PDF]

 

150.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Tin Clusters (n = 1130)

            S. Liu, H. J. Zhai, M. Castro, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 118, 2108-2115 (2003). [PDF]

 

149.     Photodetachment of Zwitterions:  Probing Intramolecular Coulomb Repulsion and Attraction in the Gas Phase Using Pyridinium Dicarboxylate Anions

            X. B. Wang, J. E. Dacres, X. Yang, K. M. Broadus, L. Lis, L. S. Wang, and S. R. Kass

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125, 296-304 (2003). [PDF]

 

 

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148.     Experimental Observation and Confirmation of Icosahedral W@Au12 and Mo@Au12 Molecules

            X. Li, B. Kiran, J. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 41, 4786-4789 (2002).  Angew. Chem. 114, 4980-4983 (2002).  [Cover Feature: Vol. 42 (26), 2003] [PDF]

 

147.     Evolution of the Electronic Properties of Small Nin (n = 1100) Clusters by Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            S. Liu, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 117, 9758-9765 (2002). [PDF]

 

146.     Peculiar Antiaromatic Inorganic Clusters of Tetrapnictogen in Na+Pn4 (Pn = P, As, Sb)

            A. E. Kuznetsov, H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

            Inorg. Chem. 41, 6062-6070 (2002). [PDF] 

 

145.     On the Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of B5 and B5 by Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Calculations

            H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, A. N. Alexandrova, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Chem. Phys. 117, 7917-7924 (2002). [PDF] 

 

144.     Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of Divanadium Oxide Clusters (V2Ox, x = 37) from Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            H. J. Zhai and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 117, 7882-7888 (2002). [PDF] 

 

143.     Coulomb- and Antiferromagnetic-Induced Symmetric Fission in Doubly Charged Cubelike Fe-S Clusters

            X. Yang, X. B. Wang, S. Niu, C. J. Pickett, T. Ichiye, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. Lett. 89, 163401-1-4 (2002). [PDF]

 

142.     Al62 - Fusion of Two Aromatic Al3 Units.  A Combined Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of M+[Al62] (M = Li, Na, K, Cu, and Au)

            A. E. Kuznetsov, A. I. Boldyrev, H. J. Zhai, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 124, 11791-11801 (2002). [PDF]

 

141.     Helical Crystalline SiC/SiO2 Core-Shell Nanowires

            H. F. Zhang, C. M. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            Nano Lett. 2, 941-944 (2002).  (Featured on cover) [PDF]

 

140.     Probing the Electronic Structure of [MoOS4] Centers Using Anionic Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            X. B. Wang, F. E. Inscore, X. Yang, J. J. A. Cooney, J. H. Enemark, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 124, 10182-10191 (2002). [PDF]

 

139.     Probing Solution Phase Species and Chemistry in the Gas Phase

            X. B. Wang, X. Yang, and L. S. Wang

            Int. Rev. Phys. Chem. 21, 473-498 (2002). [PDF]

 

138.     In Search of Covalently-Bound Tetra- and Penta-Oxygen Species: A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Ab Initio Investigation of MO4 and MO5 (M = Li, Na, K, Cs)

            H. J. Zhai, X. Yang, X. B. Wang, L. S. Wang, B. Elliott, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 124, 6742-6750 (2002). [PDF]

 

137.     Probing the Electronic Structure and Aromaticity of Pentapnictogen Cluster Anions Pn5 (Pn = P, As, Sb, and Bi) Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Calculations

            H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang, A. E. Kuznetsov, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Phys. Chem. A 106, 5600-5606 (2002). [PDF]

 

136.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Pentaatomic Tetracoordinate Planar Carbon Molecules: CAl3Si and CAl3Ge

            X. Li, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 357, 415-419 (2002). [PDF]

 

135.     Experimental Search and Characterization of Icosahedral Clusters: X@Al12 (X = C, Ge, Sn, Pb)

            X. Li and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. B 65, 153404-1-4 (2002). [PDF]

 

134.     Collision-Induced Dissociation and Photodetachment of Singly and Doubly Charged Anionic Polynuclear Transition Metal Carbonyl Clusters: Ru3Co(CO)13, Ru6C(CO)162, and Ru6(CO)182

            C. P. G. Butcher, B. F. G. Johnson, J. S. McIndoe, X. Yang, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 116, 6560-6566 (2002). [PDF]

 

133.     Photodetachment of Hydrated Sulfate Doubly Charged Anions: SO42(H2O)n (n = 440)

            X. Yang, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 106, 7607-7616 (2002). [PDF]

 

132.     s-d Hybridization and Evolution of the Electronic and Magnetic Properties in Small Co and Ni Clusters

            S. Liu, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. B 65, 113401-1-4 (2002). [PDF]

 

131.     Lithium-Assisted Self-Assembly of Aluminum Carbide Nanowires and Nanoribbons

            H. F. Zhang, A. C. Dohnalkova, C. M. Wang, J. S. Young, E. C. Buck, and L. S. Wang

            Nano Lett. 2, 105-108 (2002).  (“Surprises in nanoribbon synthesis” Science 295, 767, Feb. 1, 2002) [PDF]

 

130.     Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding in Nonstoichiometric Molecules: Al3X2 (X = C, Si, Ge).  A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study

            X. Li, L. S. Wang, N. A. Cannon, and A. I. Boldyrev

            J. Chem. Phys. 116, 1330-1338 (2002). [PDF]

 

129.     Photodetachment and Theoretical Study of Free and Water-Solvated Nitrate Anions, NO3(H2O)n (n = 06)

            X. B. Wang, X. Yang, L. S. Wang, and J. B. Nicholas

            J. Chem. Phys. 116, 561-570 (2002). [PDF]

 

 

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128.     Beyond Classical Stoichiometry: Experiment and Theory

            A. I. Boldyrev and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 105, 10759-10775 (2001).  (Feature Article) [PDF]

 

127.     Experimental and Theoretical Investigations of the Stability, Energetics, and Structures of H2PO4, H2P2O72, and H3P3O102 in the Gas Phase

            X. B. Wang, E. R. Vorpagel, X. Yang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 105, 10468-10474 (2001). [PDF]

 

126.     Bulk-Like Features in the Photoemission Spectra of Hydrated Doubly-Charged Anion Clusters

            X. B. Wang, X. Yang, J. B. Nicholas, and L. S. Wang

            Science 294, 1322-1325 (2001).  (Perspective in Chemistry “Cluster Solutions”: Science, Nov. 9, 2001) [PDF]

 

125.     Electronic Structure of Chromium Oxides, CrOn and CrOn (n = 15) from Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Theory Calculations

            G. L. Gutsev, P. Jena, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 115, 7935-7944 (2001). [PDF]

 

124.     Aromatic Mercury Clusters in Ancient Amalgams

A. E. Kuznetsov, J. D. Corbett, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 40, 3369-3372 (2001); Angew. Chem. 113, 3473-3476 (2001).  (Science and Technology Feature “Metalloaromatics” C&E News, Sept. 21, 2001, pp. 39) [PDF]

 

123.     On the Aromaticity of Square Planar Ga42 and In42 in Gaseous NaGa4 and NaIn4 Clusters

            A. E. Kuznetsov, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 123, 8825-8831 (2001).  (Science and Technology Feature “Metalloaromatics” C&E News, Sept. 21, 2001, pp. 39) [PDF]

 

122.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Mono-Niobium Carbide Clusters NbCn (n = 27): Evidence for a Cyclic to Linear Structural Transition

            H. J. Zhai, S. Liu, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 115, 5170-5178 (2001). [PDF]

 

121.     Electronic and Structural Evolution of Con Clusters (n = 1108) by Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            S. Liu, H. J. Zhai, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. B. 64, 153402-1-4 (2001). [PDF]

 

120.     Photodetachment of F(H2O)n (n = 1 to 4): Observation of Charge-Transfer States [F(H2O)n+] and the Transition State of F + H2O Hydrogen Abstraction Reaction

            X. Yang, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 115, 2889-2892 (2001). [PDF]

 

119.     Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of MgO and ZnO and the Low-Lying Electronic States of MgO and ZnO

            J. H. Kim, X. Li, L. S. Wang, H. L. de Clercq, C. A. Fancher, O. C. Thomas, and K. H. Bowen

            J. Phys. Chem. A 105, 5709-5718 (2001). [PDF]

 

118.     Experimental and Theoretical Observations of Aromaticity in Hetero-cyclic XAl3 (X = Si, Ge, Sn, Pb) Systems

       X. Li, H. F. Zhang, L. S. Wang, A. E. Kuznetsov, N. A. Cannon and A. I. Boldyrev

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 40, 1867-1870 (2001);  Angew. Chem. 113, 1919-1922 (2001) (Science and Technology Feature “Metalloaromatics” C&E News, Sept. 21, 2001, pp. 39) [PDF]

 

117.     The Electronic Structure of CuCl2 and CuBr2 from Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Calculations

            X. B. Wang, L. S. Wang, R. Brown, P. Schwerdtfeger, D. Schröder, and H. Schwarz

            J. Chem. Phys. 114, 7388-7395 (2001). [PDF]

 

116.     Observation of All-Metal Aromatic Molecules

X. Li, A. E. Kuznetsov, H. F. Zhang, A. I. Boldyrev, and L. S. Wang

Science 291, 859-861 (2001). (Perspective in Chemistry “Aromatic Metal Clusters” Science, Feb. 2, 2001; News of the Week “It’s A Metallic Aromatic” C&E News, Feb. 4, 2001; “New all-metal molecules ape organics” Science News, Feb. 17, 2001; “Aromaticity gives metal insulating qualities” Chemistry and Industry, Feb. 19, 2001; Science and Technology Feature “Metalloaromatics” C&E News, Sept. 21, 2001, pp. 39; “Accidental find yields sweet smell of success” Tri-City Herald, Feb. 12, 2001) [PDF]

 

 

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115.     Electronic Instability of Isolated SO42 and Its Solvation Stabilization

X. B. Wang, J. B. Nicholas, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 113, 10837-10840 (2000). [PDF]

 

114.     Probing the Electronic Structure of Iron Clusters Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

L. S. Wang, X. Li, and H. F. Zhang

Chem. Phys. 262, 53-63 (2000). [PDF]

 

113.     The Electronic Structure and Electron Affinities of Higher Chlorine Oxide Radicals ClOx (x = 24) from Photoelectron Spectroscopy of ClOx Anions

X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 113, 10928-10933 (2000). [PDF]

 

112.     Aluminum Cluster Anions: Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab-Initio Simulations

            J. Akola, M. Manninen, H. Hakkinen, U. Landman, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. B 62, 13216-13228 (2000). [PDF]

 

111.     (MgO)n (n = 15) Clusters: Multipole-Bound Anions and Photodetachment Spectroscopy

            M. Gutowski, P. Skurski, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

            Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 3145-3148 (2000). [PDF]

 

110.     Pentaatomic Tetracoordinate Planar Carbon, [CAl4]2: A New Chemistry Structural Unit and Its Salt Complexes

            X. Li, H. F. Zhang, L. S. Wang, G. D. Geske, and A. I. Boldyrev

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 39, 3630-3633 (2000); Angew. Chem. 112, 3776-3778 (2000).  [PDF]

 

109.     On the Origin of Planarity in Al5 and Al5 Clusters: The Importance of a Four-Center Peripheral Bond

            G. D. Geske, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 113, 5130-5133 (2000). [PDF]

 

108.     Experimental Observation of Pentaatomic Tetracoordinate Planar Si- and Ge-Containing Molecules: MAl4 and MAl4 (M = Si, Ge)

            A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, L. S. Wang

            Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 39, 3307-3310 (2000); Angew. Chem. 112, 3445-3448 (2000). [PDF] 

 

107.     Photodetachment of the First Zwitterionic Anions in the Gas Phase: Probing Intramolecular Coulomb Repulsion and Attraction

            X. B. Wang, K. M. Broadus, L. S. Wang, and S. R. Kass

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 8305-8306 (2000).  (“Spectra reveal electrostatics in gas-phase zwitterions” C&E News, Sept. 4, 2000) [PDF]

 

106.     Experimental Observation of Pentaatomic Tetracoordinated Planar Carbon Containing Molecules

            L. S. Wang, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and J. Simons

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 7681-7687 (2000).  (News of the Week “It’s A Flat World for Rare Tetracoodinate Carbon Molecules” C&E News, Aug. 21, 2000) [PDF]

 

105.     The Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of Aluminum Acetylide: Al2C2 and Al2C2.  An Experimental and Theoretical Investigation

            N. A. Cannon, A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 113, 2671-2679 (2000). [PDF]

 

104.     Experimental and Theoretical Study of the Photoelectron Spectra of MnOx (x = 13) Clusters

            G. L. Gutsev, B. K. Rao, P. Jena, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 113, 1473-1483 (2000). [PDF]

 

103.     Intramolecular Coulomb Repulsion and Anisotropies of the Repulsive Coulomb Barrier in Multiply Charged Anions

            X. B. Wang, J. B. Nicholas and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 113, 653-661 (2000). [PDF]

 

102.     “Napoleon Hat” Structure of Tetraatomic Molecules.  A Combined Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of CAlSi2 and Its Neutral

A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 104, 5358-5365 (2000). [PDF]

 

101.     Experimental Observation of a Very High Second Electron Affinity for ZrF6 from Photodetachment of Gaseous ZrF62 Doubly Charged Anions

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 104, 4429-4432 (2000). [PDF] 

 

100.     Clusters

            L. S. Wang

            Encyclopedia of Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry, Edited by J. H. Moore

            and N. D. Spencer, (IOP Publishing Inc., Philadelphia, 2001) p.2113-2130.

 

99.       Experimental and Theoretical Investigations of the Stability of Two Small Gaseous Dicarboxylate Dianions: Acetylene Dicarboxylate and Succinate

            P. Skurski, J. Simons, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 4499-4507 (2000). [PDF]

 

98.       Probing the Electronic Structure of Redox Species and Direct Determination of Intrinsic Reorganization Energies of Electron Transfer Reactions

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 112, 6959-6962 (2000). [PDF]

 

97.       Temperature Effects in Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Metal Clusters

            L. S. Wang and X. Li

           Proc. Int. Symp. on Clusters and Nanostructure Interfaces (Oct. 25-28, 1999, Richmond, VA), Ed. by P. Jena, S. N. Khanna, and B. K. Rao (World Scientific, River Edge, New Jersey, 2000);  pp. 293-300.

 

96.       Photodetachment of Multiply Charged Anions — The Electronic Structure of Gaseous Square-Planar Transition Metal Complexes PtX42 (X = Cl, Br)

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 2339-2345 (2000). [PDF]

 

95.       Probing the Electronic Structure and Metal-Metal Bond of Re2Cl82 in the Gas Phase

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 2096-2100 (2000). [PDF]

 

94.       Probing Free Multiply Charged Anions Using Photodetachment Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            L. S. Wang and X. B. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 104, 1978-1990 (2000).  (Feature Article) [PDF]

 

93.       Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectra of CuCN and AgCN and Ab Initio Studies of the Structure and Bonding in CuCN

            A. I. Boldyrev, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 112, 3627-3632 (2000). [PDF]

 

92.       Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of the First Row Transition Metal and C3 Clusters: MC3 (M = Sc, V, Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, and Ni)

            L. S. Wang and X. Li

J. Chem. Phys. 112, 3602-3608 (2000). [PDF]

 

91.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Theoretical Calculations of SO4 and HSO4: Confirmation of High Electron Affinities of SO4 and HSO4

            X. B. Wang, J. B. Nicholas, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 104, 504-508 (2000). [PDF]

 

90.       Photodetachment of Multiply-Charged Anions

            L. S. Wang

Comments on Modern Phys. D 2, 207-221 (2001).  (Invited Mini-Review)

 

89.       Photodetachment of Gaseous Multiply-Charged Anions – Copper Phthalocyanine Tetrasulfonate Tetraanion: Tuning Molecular Electronic Energy Levels by Charging and Negative Electron Binding

            X. B. Wang, K. Ferris, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 104, 25-33 (2000).  (Featured on cover) [PDF]

 

1999

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88.       Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of PO3 and the Electronic Structure of PO3

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

Chem. Phys. Lett. 313, 179-183 (1999). [PDF]

 

87.       Origin of the Unusual Stability of MnO4

            G. L. Gutsev, B. K. Rao, and P. Jena, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

Chem. Phys. Lett. 312, 589-605 (1999). [PDF]

 

86.       s- and p-Coordinated Al in AlC2 and AlCSi.  A Combined Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study

            A. I. Boldyrev, J. Simons, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 121, 10193-10197 (1999). [PDF]

 

85.       Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding Between the First Row Transition Metals and C2: A Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of MC2 (M = Sc, V, Cr, Mn, Fe, and Co)

            X. Li and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 111, 8389-8395 (1999). [PDF]

 

84.       Experimental Search for the Smallest Stable Multiply-Charged Anions in the Gas Phase

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 83. 3402-3405 (1999). [PDF]

 

83.       Photoelectron Spectra of Aluminum Cluster Anions: Temperature Effects and Ab Initio Simulations

            J. Akola, M. Manninen, H. Hakkinen, U. Landman, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. B 60, R11297-R11300 (1999). [PDF]

 

82.       The Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of Hypermetallic Al5C by Ab Initio Calculations and Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            A. I. Boldyrev, J. Simons, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 111, 4993-4998 (1999). [PDF]

 

81.       Photodetachment of Free Hexahalogenometallate Doubly Charged Anions in the Gas Phase: [ML6]2, (M = Re, Os, Ir, Pt; L = Cl and Br)

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 111, 4497-4509 (1999). [PDF]

 

80.       Photodetachment Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Transition Metal Oxide Species

            L. S. Wang

Advanced Series in Physical Chemistry  Vol. 10.  Photoionization and Photodetachment, Ed by C. Y. Ng, World Scientific, Singapore, 2000, pp.854-957.

 

79.       The Electronic Structure of MoC and WC by Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            X. Li, S. Liu, W. Chen, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 111, 2464-2469 (1999). [Erratum:  J. Chem. Phys. 129, 119902 (2008)] [PDF]

 

78.       Observation of Negative Electron-Binding Energy in a Molecule

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

Nature 400, 245-248 (1999).  (“Despite repulsion: multiply charged anions keeps electrons” C&E News, July 19, 1999) [PDF]

 

77.       Quantum Mechanical Modeling of Structure Evolution of Transition Metal Clusters and Metallocarbohedrenes

            H. S. Cheng and L. S. Wang

NATO Science Series E 360: Implications of Molecular and Materials Structure for New Technologies, edited by J. A. K. Howard, F. H. Allen, and G. P. Shields, Kluwer Academic Publisher, Netherlands, 1999, pp. 135-150.

 

76.       Tetracoordinated Planar Carbon in the Al4C Anion.  A Combined Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study

            X. Li, L. S. Wang, A. I. Boldyrev, and J. Simons

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 121, 6033-6038 (1999). [PDF] 

 

75.       Electron Tunneling through the Repulsive Coulomb Barrier in Photodetachment of Multiply Charged Anions

            X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, and L. S. Wang

Chem. Phys. Lett. 307, 391-396 (1999). [PDF]

 

74.       Investigation of Free Singly and Doubly Charged Alkali Metal-Sulfate Ion Pairs: M+(SO42) and [M+(SO42)]2 (M = Na, K)

            X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, J. B. Nicholas, D. A. Dixon, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 103, 3423-3429 (1999). [PDF]

 

73.       A Combined Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of the Hypermetallic Al3C Molecule

            A. I. Boldyrev, J. Simons, X. Li, W. Chen, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 110, 8980-8985 (1999). [PDF]

 

72.       High Resolution Photoelectron Spectroscopy of C60

            X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 110, 8217-8220 (1999). [PDF]

 

71.       Photodetachment Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Multiply Charged Anions Using Electrospray Ionization

L. S. Wang, C. F. Ding, X. B. Wang, and S. E. Barlow

Rev. Sci. Instrum. 70, 1957-1966 (1999). [PDF]

 

70.       First Experimental Photoelectron Spectra of Superhalogens and Their Theoretical Interpretation

            X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, L. S. Wang, A. I. Boldyrev, and J. Simons

J. Chem. Phys. 110, 4763-4771 (1999). [PDF]

 

69.       Photodetachment Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Doubly Charged Anions: S2O82

            C. F. Ding, X. B. Wang, and. L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 110, 3635-3638 (1999). [PDF]

 

68.       Observation of a Spin-Protected High Energy Isomer of Al4N Cluster

            S. K. Nayak, B. K. Rao, P. Jena, X. Li, and L. S. Wang

Chem. Phys. Lett. 301, 379-384 (1999). [PDF]

 

 

1998

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67.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Doubly Charged Anions: Intramolecular Coulomb Repulsion and Solvent Stabilization

            C. F. Ding, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 102, 8633-8636 (1998). [PDF]

 

66.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure of ScOn (n = 14) and YOn (n = 15): Strong Electron Correlation Effects in ScO and YO

            H. Wu and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 102, 9129-9135 (1998). [PDF]

 

65.       Probing the Potential Barriers and Intramolecular Electrostatic Interactions in Free Doubly Charged Anions

            L. S. Wang, C. F. Ding, X. B. Wang, and J. B. Nicholas

Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 2667-2670 (1998). [PDF]

 

64.       Photodetachment Spectroscopy of A Doubly Charged Anion: Direct Observation of the Repulsive Coulomb Barrier

            X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 3351-3354 (1998). [PDF]

 

63.       The Chemical Bonding and Electronic Structure of RhC, RhN, and RhO by Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            X. Li and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 109, 5264-5268 (1998). [PDF]

 

62.       s-p Hybridization and Electron Shell Structures in Aluminum Clusters: A Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study

            X. Li, H. Wu, X. B. Wang, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1909-1912 (1998). [PDF]

 

61.       Al3Ox (x = 05) Clusters: Sequential Oxidation, Metal-to-Oxide Transformation, and Photoisomerization

            H. Wu, X. Li, X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 109, 449-458 (1998). [PDF]

 

60.       New Magic Numbers in TixCy Anion Clusters and Implication for the Growth Mechanisms of Large Carbide Clusters

            L. S. Wang, X. B. Wang, H. Wu, and H. C. Cheng

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 120, 6556-6562 (1998). [PDF]

 

59.       A Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study of Vanadium Oxide Anions: VOx (x = 14)

            H. Wu and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 108, 5310-5318 (1998). [PDF] 

 

58.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Transition Metal Clusters

            L. S Wang and H. Wu

            Z. Phys. Chem. (Munich) 203, 45-55 (1998). 

 

57.       Probing the Electronic Structure of Transition Metal Clusters From Molecular to Bulk- like Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            L. S. Wang and H. Wu

Advances in Metal and Semiconductor Clusters. IV. Cluster Materials

Ed. by M. A. Duncan, (JAI Press, Greenwich, 1998) pp299-343.

 

 

1997

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56.       Electronic Structure of Titanium Oxide Clusters: TiOy (y = 13) and (TiO2)n (n = 14)

            H. Wu and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 107, 8221-8228 (1997). [PDF]

 

55.       Electronic Structure and Photoelectron Spectroscopy of AlSi Mixed Dimer

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 107, 7667-7672 (1997). [PDF]

 

54.       Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectra of TiCx (x = 25) Clusters

            X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 101, 7699-7701 (1997). [PDF]

 

53.       Probing the Electronic Structure of Metallocarbohedrenes: M8C12 (M = Ti, V, Cr, Zr, and Nb)

            S. Li, H. Wu, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 119, 7417-7422 (1997). [PDF]

 

52.       A Study of Nickel Monoxide (NiO), Nickel Dioxide (ONiO), and Ni-O2 Complex by Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            H. Wu and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 107, 16-21 (1997). [PDF]

 

51.       Si3Ox (x = 16): Models for Oxidation of Silicon Surfaces and Defect Sites in Bulk Oxide Materials

            L. S. Wang, J. B. Nicholas, M. Dupuis, H. Wu, and S. D. Colson

Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 4450-4453 (1997). [PDF]

 

50.       Growth Pathways of Metallocarbohedrenes: Cage-like or Cubic?

            L. S. Wang and H. Cheng

Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 2983-2986 (1997). [PDF]

 

49.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Chromium Clusters: Observation of Even-Odd Alternations and Theoretical Interpretation

            L. S. Wang, H. Wu, and H. Cheng

Phys. Rev. B 55, 12884-12887 (1997). [PDF]

 

48.       Chemical Bonding Between Cu and Oxygen - Copper Oxides vs O2 Complexes: A Study of CuOx (x = 06) Species by Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            H. Wu, S. R. Desai, and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. A 101, 2103-2111 (1997). [PDF]

 

47.       Small Silicon Oxide Clusters: Chains and Rings

            L. S. Wang, S. R. Desai, H. Wu, and J. B. Nicholas

Z. Phys. D - Atoms, Molecules and Clusters 40, 36-39 (1997). [PDF]

 

46.       A Study of the Structure and Bonding of Small Aluminum Oxide Clusters by Photoelectron Spectroscopy, AlxOy (x = 1, 2, y = 15)

S. R. Desai, H. Wu, C. Rohfling, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 106, 1309-1317 (1997). [PDF]

 

 

1996

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45.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure of Met-Car Ti8C12

            L. S. Wang, S. Li, and H. Wu

J. Phys. Chem. 100, 19211-19214 (1996). [PDF]

 

44.       Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy of AlO and AlO2

            S. R. Desai, H. Wu, and L. S. Wang

Int. J. Mass Spectrom. Ion Processes 159, 75-80 (1996). [PDF]

 

43.       Evolution of the Electronic Structure of Small Vanadium Clusters From Molecular to Bulk-like

            H. Wu, S. R. Desai, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 2436-2439 (1996). [PDF]

 

42.       Dimer Growth, Structure Transition and Antiferromagnetic Ordering in Small Cr Clusters

            H. S. Cheng and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 51-54 (1996). [PDF]

 

41.       Sequential Oxygen Atom Chemisorption on Surfaces of Small Iron Clusters

            L. S. Wang, H. Wu and S. R. Desai

Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4853-4856 (1996). [PDF]

 

40.       A Comparative Study of the Electronic Structure of the First Row Transition Metal Clusters

            L. S. Wang and H. Wu

Proc. Int. Symp. of the Sci. and Tech. of Atomically Engineered Materials (Oct. 30-Nov. 4, 1995, Richmond, VA), Ed. by P. Jena, S. N. Khanna, and B. K. Rao (World Scientific, New Jersey, 1996), p. 245-250.

 

39.       Observation and Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study of Novel Mono- and Di-iron Oxide Molecules: FeOy (y = 1-4) and Fe2Oy (y = 15)

            H. Wu, S. R. Desai, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 118, 5296-5301 (1996).

[Additions and Corrections: J. Am. Chem. Soc. 118, 7434 (1996)]. [PDF]

 

38.       A Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study of Small Silicon Oxide Clusters: SiO2, Si2O3 and Si2O4

            L. S. Wang, H. Wu, S. R. Desai, J. Fan, and S. D. Colson

J. Phys. Chem. 100, 8697-8700 (1996). [PDF]

 

37.       Electronic Structure of Small Copper Oxide Clusters: From Cu2O to Cu2O4

            L. S. Wang, H. Wu, S. R. Desai, and L. Lou

Phys. Rev. B 53, 8028-8031 (1996). [PDF]

 

36.       Electronic Structure of Small Titanium Clusters: Emergence and Evolution of the 3d Band

            H. Wu, S. R. Desai, and L. S. Wang

Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 212-215 (1996). [PDF]

 

35.       Iron Clusters and Oxygen-Chemisorbed Iron Clusters

            L. S. Wang, J. Fan, and L. Lou

Surf. Rev. Lett. 3, 695-699 (1996).

 

34.       Study of Iron-Carbon Mixed Clusters, FeCn (n = 25): A Possible Linear To Cyclic Transition From FeC3 to FeC4

            L. S. Wang

Surf. Rev. Lett. 3, 423-427 (1996).

 

 

1995

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33.       Two Isomers of CuO2: The Cu(O2) Complex and the Copper Dioxide

            H. Wu, S. R. Desai, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 103, 4363-4366 (1995). [PDF]

 

32.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Size-Selected Transition Metal Clusters: Fen, n = 324

            L. S. Wang, H. S. Cheng, and J. Fan

J. Chem. Phys. 102, 9480-9493 (1995). [PDF]

 

31.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy of FeO and FeO2: Observation of Low-Spin Excited States of FeO and Determination of the Electron Affinity of FeO2

            J. Fan and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 102, 8714-8417 (1995). [PDF]

 

30.       A Combined Density Functional Theoretical and Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of Ge2O2

J. B. Nicholas, J. Fan, H. Wu, S. D. Colson, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 102, 8277-8280 (1995). [PDF]

 

29.       Si3O4: Vibrationally Resolved Photoelectron Spectrum and Ab Initio Calculations

            J. Fan, J. B. Nicholas, J. M. Price, S. D. Colson, and L. S. Wang

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 117, 5417-5418 (1995). [PDF]

 

28.       FeCn and FeCnH (n = 3,4): A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Density Functional Study

            J. Fan, L. Lou, and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 102, 2701-2707 (1995). [PDF]

 

27.       Probing the Electronic Structure of Small Iron Clusters

            L. S. Wang, H. S. Cheng, and J. Fan

Chem. Phys. Lett. 236, 57-63 (1995). [PDF]

 

26.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Transition Metal Clusters: Correlation of Valence Electronic Structure to Reactivity

            J. Conceicao, T. Laaksonen, L. S. Wang, T. Guo, P.   Nordlander, and R. E. Smalley

Phys. Rev. B 51, 4668-4671 (1995). [PDF]

 

 

1994 – 1991

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25.       A Study of FeC2 and FeC2H by Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            J. Fan and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. 98, 11814-11817 (1994). [PDF]

 

24.       The Electronic Structure of Ca@C60

            L. S. Wang, J. M. Alford, Y. Chai, M. Diener, G. E. Scuseria, and R. E. Smalley

Chem. Phys. Lett. 207, 354-359 (1993). [PDF]

 

23.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure of Ca@C60

            L. S. Wang, J. M. Alford, Y. Chai, M. Diener, and R. E. Smalley

Z. Phys. D - Atoms, Molecules and Clusters 26, 297-299 (1993). [PDF]

 

22.       Ultraviolet Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Photofragmentation studies of Excess Electrons in Potassium Iodide Cluster Anions

            Y. A. Yang, L. A. Bloomfield, C. Jin, L. S. Wang, and R. E. Smalley

J. Chem. Phys. 96, 2453-2459 (1992). [PDF]

 

21.       Electronic Structure of KxC60 in the Gas Phase

            L. S. Wang, O. Cheshnovsky, R. E. Smalley, J. D. Carpenter, and S. -J. Hwu

J. Chem. Phys. 96, 4028-4031 (1992). [PDF]

 

20.       Threshold Photodetachment of Cold C60

            L. S. Wang, J. Conceicao, C. Jin, and R. E. Smalley

Chem. Phys. Lett. 182, 5-11 (1991). [PDF]

 

19.       Fullerene Triplet State Production and Decay: R2PI Probes of C60 and C70 in a Supersonic Beam

            R. E. Haufler, L. S. Wang, L. P. F. Chibante, C. Jin, J. Conceicao, Y. Chai, and R. E. Smalley

Chem. Phys. Lett. 179, 449-454 (1991). [PDF]

 

18.       Carbon Arc Generation of C60

R. E. Haufler, Y. Chai, L. Chibante, J. Conceicao, C. Jin, L. S. Wang, S. Maruyama, and R. E. Smalley

Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 206, 627-637 (1991).

 

17.       Temperature Dependent ARPEFS study of c(2x2)Cl/Cu(001)

            L. Q. Wang, A. E. S. von Wittenau, Z. Ji, L. S. Wang, Z. Q. Huang, and D. A. Shirley

Phys. Rev. B 44, 1292-1305 (1991). [PDF]

 

 

1990 – 1986

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16.       Vibrational Autodetachment Spectroscopy of Au6: Image-Charge-Bound States of a Gold Ring

            K. J. Taylor, C. Jin, J. Conceicao, L. S. Wang, O. Cheshnovsky, B. R. Johnson, P. J. Norlander, and R. E. Smalley

J. Chem. Phys. 93, 7515-7518 (1990). [PDF] 

 

15.       Molecular Beam Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Allene

            Z. Z. Yang, L. S. Wang, Y. T. Lee, D. A. Shirley, S. Y. Huang, and W. A. Lester, Jr.

Chem. Phys. Lett. 171, 9-13 (1990). [PDF]

 

14.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure of Clusters of the Group V Elements.  III. Tetramers: The 2T2 and 2A1 Excited States of P4+, As4+, and Sb4+

            L. S. Wang, B. Niu, Y. T. Lee, D. A. Shirley, E. Ghelichkhani, and E. R. Grant

J. Chem. Phys. 93, 6327-6333 (1990). [PDF]

 

13.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure of Clusters of the Group V Elements. II. Tetramers: Strong Jahn-Teller Coupling in the Tetrahedral 2E Ground States of P4+, As4+, and Sb4+

            L. S. Wang, B. Niu, Y. T. Lee, D. A. Shirley, E. Ghelichkhani, and E. R. Grant

J. Chem. Phys. 93, 6318-6326 (1990). [PDF]

 

12.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure of Clusters of the Group V Elements. I. Dimers

            L. S. Wang, Y. T. Lee, D. A. Shirley, K. Balasubramanian, and P. Feng

J. Chem. Phys. 93, 6310-6317 (1990). [PDF]

 

11.       Electronic Structure and Chemical Bonding of the First Row Transition Metal Dichlorides: MnCl2, NiCl2, and ZnCl2 — A High Resolution Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study

            L. S. Wang, B. Niu, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

J. Chem. Phys. 93, 957-966 (1990). [PDF]

 

10.       High Resolution Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Clusters of Group V Elements

            L. S. Wang, B. Niu, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

Physica Scripta 41, 867-869 (1990). [PDF]

 

9.         High Temperature and High Resolution UV Photoelectron Spectroscopy Using Supersonic Molecular Beams

            L. S. Wang, J. E. Reutt-Robey, B. Niu, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 51, 513-526 (1990). [PDF]

 

8.         Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure of Heavy Group IV-VI Diatomics

            L. S. Wang, B. Niu, Y. T. Lee, D. A. Shirley, and K. Balasubramanian

J. Chem. Phys. 92, 899-908 (1990). [PDF]

 

7.         Vibrational Spectra of Se2+ and Te2+ in Their Ground States

            L. S. Wang, B. Niu, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

Chem. Phys. Lett. 158, 297-300 (1989). [PDF]

 

6.         High Resolution UV Photoelectron Spectroscopy of CO2+, COS+, and CS2+ Using Supersonic Molecular Beams

            L. S. Wang, J. E. Reutt, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 47, 167-186 (1988). [PDF]

 

5.         Molecular Beam Photoelectron Spectroscopy of SO2: Geometry, Spectroscopy and Dynamics of SO2+

            L. S. Wang, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

J. Chem. Phys. 87, 2489-2497 (1987). [PDF]

 

4.         Molecular Beam Photoelectron Spectroscopy: The C2D4+ (X 2B3) Ground State

            L. S. Wang, J. E. Pollard, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

J. Chem. Phys. 86, 3216-3218 (1987). [PDF]

 

3.         Molecular Beam Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Femtosecond Intramolecular Dynamics of H2O+ and D2O+

            J. E. Reutt, L. S. Wang, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

J. Chem. Phys. 85, 6928-6939 (1986). [PDF]

 

2.         Molecular Beam Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Ni(CO)4

            J. E. Reutt, L. S. Wang, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

Chem. Phys. Lett. 126, 399-404 (1986). [PDF]

 

1.         Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Infrared Femtosecond Intramolecular Dynamics of C2H2+ and C2D2+

J. E. Reutt, L. S. Wang, J. E. Pollard, D. J. Trevor, Y. T. Lee, and D. A. Shirley

J. Chem. Phys. 84, 3022-3031 (1986). [PDF]