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   9.     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.

 

   8.     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.

 

  7.     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.

 

  6.       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.

 

  5.       Photodetachment of Multiply-Charged Anions

            L. S. Wang

Comments on Modern Phys. D 2, 207-221 (2001).  (Invited Mini-Review)

 

  4.       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.

 

  3.       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.

  

  2.       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.

 

  1.       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.

 

 

Nature
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    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

Science

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    4.     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] 

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA

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    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

Chemical Reviews

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    2.     All-Metal Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity

A. I. Boldyrev and L. S. Wang

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

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

Angewandte Chemie International Edition

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  20.     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).

 

  19.     Observation of Metal-Centered Monocyclic Boron Rings as a New Class of Aromatic Compounds

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

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

 

  18.     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]

 

  17.     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]

 

  16.     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]

 

  15.     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] 

 

  14.     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]

 

  13.     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]

 

  12.     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]

 

  11.     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]

 

  10.     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]

 

    9.     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]

 

    8.     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]

 

    7.     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]

 

    6.     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]

 

    5.     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]

 

    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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] 

 

 

 

 

Journal of the American Chemical Society

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  52.     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).

 

  51.     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).

 

  50.     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)

 

  49.     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).

 

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

             Constantin Romanescu, Alina P. Sergeeva, Wei-Li Li, Alexander I. Boldyrev, and Lai-Sheng Wang J. Am. Chem. Soc. 13, 8805-8810 (2011).

             J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 3085-3094 (2011).

 

  47.     "Stoichiometric and Oxygen-Rich M2On and M2On (M = Nb, Ta; n = 5-7) Clusters: Molecular Models for Oxygen Radicals, Diradicals, and Superoxides"(Hua-Jin Zhai, Xian-Hui Zhang, Wen-Jie Chen, Xin Huang, and L. S. Wang), J. Am. Chem. Soc., in press.

 

  46.     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]

 

 

  45.     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]

 

  44.     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]

 

  43.     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]

 

  42.     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]

 

  41.     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]

 

  40.     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]

 

  39.     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]

 

  38.     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]

 

  37.     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]

 

  36.     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]

 

  35.     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]

 

  34.    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]

 

  33.     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]

 

  32.     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]

 

  31.     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]

 

  30.     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]

 

  29.     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]

 

  28.     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]

 

  27.     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]

 

  26.     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]

 

  25.     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]

 

  24.     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]

 

  23.     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] 

 

  22.     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]

 

  21.     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]

 

  20.     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]

 

  19.     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]

 

  18.     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]

 

  17.     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]

 

  16.     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]

 

  15.     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]

 

  14.     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]

 

  13.     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]

 

  12.     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]

 

  11.     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]

 

  10.     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]

 

  9.       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]

 

  8.       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]

 

  7.       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]

 

  6.       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]

 

  5.       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] 

 

  4.       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]

 

  3.       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]

 

  2.       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]

 

  1.       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]

 

 

 

 

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  17.     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]

 

  16.     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]

 

  15.     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]

 

  14.     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]

 

  13.     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]

 

  12.     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]

 

  11.     (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]

 

  10.     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]

 

  9.       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]

 

  8.       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]

 

  7.       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]

 

  6.       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]

 

  5.       Growth Pathways of Metallocarbohedrenes: Cage-like or Cubic?

            L. S. Wang and H. Cheng

Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 2983-2986 (1997). [PDF]

 

  4.       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]

 

  3.       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]

 

  2.       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]

 

  1.       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]

 

 

 

 

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    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

Coordination Chemistry Reviews

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    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

Annual Review of Physical Chemistry

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    1.     Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Multiply Charged Anions

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

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

 

 

 

 

 

International Reviews in Physical Chemistry

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    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings

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    2.     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). 

 

    1.     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).

 

 

 

 

 

ACS Nano

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    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

 

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  10.     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]

 

    9.     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]

 

    8.     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]

 

    7.     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]

 

    6.     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]

 

    5.     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]

 

    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  70.     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).

 

  69.     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).

 

  68.     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]

  67.     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]

 

  66.     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]

  

  65.     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]

  

  64.     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] 

 

  63.     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]

  

  62.     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]

 

  61.     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]

 

  60.     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]

 

  59.     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] 

 

  58.     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]

 

  57.     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]

 

  56.     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]

 

  55.     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]

 

  54.     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]

 

  53.     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]

 

  52.     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] 

 

  51.     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]

 

  50.     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]

 

  49.     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]

 

  48.     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]

 

  47.     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]

 

  46.     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]

 

  45.     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]

 

  44.     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]

 

  43.     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]

 

  42.     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]

 

  41.     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]

 

  40.     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]

 

  39.     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]

 

  38.     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]

 

  37.     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]

 

  36.     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]

 

  35.     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]

 

  34.     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]

 

  33.     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]

 

  32.     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]

 

  31.     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]

 

  30.     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]

 

  29.     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]

 

  28.     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]

 

  27.     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]

 

  26.     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]

 

  25.     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]

 

  24.     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]

 

  23.     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]

 

  22.     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]

 

  21.     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] 

 

  20.     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]

 

  19.     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]

 

  18.     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]

 

  17.     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]

 

  16.     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]

 

  15.     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]

 

  14.     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]

 

  13.     Beyond Classical Stoichiometry: Experiment and Theory

            A. I. Boldyrev and L. S. Wang

            J. Phys. Chem. A 105, 10759-10775 (2001).  (Feature Article) [PDF]

 

  12.     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]

 

  11.     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]

 

  10.     “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]

 

    9.     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] 

 

    8.     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]

 

    7.     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]

 

    6.     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]

 

    5.     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]

 

    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

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    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

Journal of Physical Chemistry C (back)

 

    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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] 

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

Journal of Physical Chemistry (back)

 

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     A Study of FeC2 and FeC2H by Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy

            J. Fan and L. S. Wang

J. Phys. Chem. 98, 11814-11817 (1994). [PDF]

 

 

 

 

 

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  95.     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).

 

  94.     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).

 

  93.     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)

 

  92.     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).

 

  91.     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).

 

  90.     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).

 

  89.     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).

 

  88.     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).

 

  87.     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).

 

  86.     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).

 

  85.     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).

 

  84.     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)

 

  83.    “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)” (Rhitankar Pal, Lei-Ming Wang, Wei Huang, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng), J. Chem. Phys., 134, 054306(7) (2011).  

 

  82.     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]

 

  81.     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]

 

  80.     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]

 

  79.     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]

 

  78.     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]

 

  77.     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]

 

  76.     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]

 

  75.     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]

 

  74.     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]

 

  73.     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]

 

  72.     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]

 

  71.     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]

 

  70.     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]

 

  69.     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]

 

  68.     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]

 

  67.     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]

 

  66.     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]

 

  65.     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]

 

  64.     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]

 

  63.     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]

 

  62.     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]

 

  61.     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]

 

  60.     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]

 

  59.     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]

 

  58.     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] 

 

  57.     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] 

 

  56.     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]

 

  55.     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]

 

  54.     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]

 

  53.     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]

 

  52.     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]

 

  51.     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] 

 

  50.     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] 

 

  49.     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]

 

  48.     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]

 

  47.     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]

 

  46.     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]

 

  45.     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]

 

  44.     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]

 

  43.     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]

  42.     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]

 

  41.     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]

 

  40.     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]

 

  39.     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]

 

  38.     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]

 

  37.     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]

 

  36.     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]

36.    “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)” (Rhitankar Pal, Lei-Ming Wang, Wei Huang, L. S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng), J. Chem. Phys., 134, 054306(7) (2011).  

 

 

  35.     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]

 

  34.     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]

 

  33.     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]

 

  32.     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]

 

  31.     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]

 

  30.     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]

 

  29.     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]

 

  28.     High Resolution Photoelectron Spectroscopy of C60

            X. B. Wang, C. F. Ding, and L. S. Wang

            J. Chem. Phys. 110, 8217-8220 (1999). [PDF]

 

  27.     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]

 

  26.     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]

 

  25.     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]

 

  24.     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]

 

  23.     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] 

 

  22.     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]

 

  21.     Electronic Structure and Photoelectron Spectroscopy of AlSi Mixed Dimer

            X. B. Wang and L. S. Wang

J. Chem. Phys. 107, 7667-7672 (1997). [PDF]

 

  20.     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]

 

  19.     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]

 

  18.     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]

 

  17.     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]

 

  16.     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]

 

  15.     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]

 

  14.     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]

 

  13.     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]

 

  12.     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]

 

  11.     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]

 

  10.    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] 

 

   9.     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]

 

   8.     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]

 

   7.     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]

 

   6.     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]

 

   5.      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]

 

   4.      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]

 

   3.      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]

 

   2.      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]

 

   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]

 

 

 

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  8.     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).

 

  7.     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).

 

    6.     "Molecular Wheel to Monocyclic Ring Transition in Boron-Carbon Mixed Clusters C2B6 and C3B5 Timur R. Galeev, Alexander S. Ivanov, Constantin Romanescu, Wei-Li Li, Konstantin V. Bozhenko, L. S. Wang, and A. I. Boldyrev Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., in press.

 

    5.     Covalent Gold

             L. S. Wang

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

 

    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

 

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    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

 

 

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  15.     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).

 

  14.     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]

 

  13.     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]

 

  12.     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]

 

  11.     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]

 

  10.     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]

 

   9.      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]

 

   8.      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]

 

   7.      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]

 

   6.     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]

 

   5.      Threshold Photodetachment of Cold C60

            L. S. Wang, J. Conceicao, C. Jin, and R. E. Smalley

Chem. Phys. Lett. 182, 5-11 (1991). [PDF]

 

   4.      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]

 

   3.      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]

 

   2.      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]

 

   1.      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]

 

 

 

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    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

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  1.       Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Transition Metal Clusters

            L. S Wang and H. Wu

            Z. Phys. Chem. (Munich) 203, 45-55 (1998).

 

 

 

 

 

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  2.       Iron Clusters and Oxygen-Chemisorbed Iron Clusters

            L. S. Wang, J. Fan, and L. Lou

Surf. Rev. Lett. 3, 695-699 (1996).

 

  1.       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)

 

 

 

Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

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    1.     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).

 

 

 

Journal of Cluster Science

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    1.     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]

 

 

 

International Journal of Mass Spectrometry

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    4.     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]

 

    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

Review of Scientific Instruments

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    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

European Physical Journal D (Zeitschrift für Physik)

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    3.     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]

 

    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

 

Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena

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    2.     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]

 

    1.     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]

 

 

Physica Scripta

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    1.     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]