Publications

78. Qiuchen Dong, Xudong Wang, Haomin Liu, Heejeong Ryu, Jing Zhao, Baikun Li and Yu Lei, Heterogeneous Iridium Oxide/Gold Nanocluster for Non-enzymatic Glucose Sensing and pH Probing, Eng. Sci., 2019, 8, 46-53.

77. Hua Zhu, Tong Cai, Yucheng Yuan, Xudong Wang, Yasutaka Nagaoka, Jing Zhao, Zhenxian Liu, Ruipeng Li, and Ou Chen. Pressure-Induced Transformations of Three-Component Heterostructural Nanocrystals with CdS-Au2S Janus Nanoparticles as Hosts and Small Au Nanoparticles as Satellites. ACS Applied Nano Materials (2019).

76. Xudong Wang, Emily A. Seelen, Nashaat M. Mazrui, Peter Kerns, Steven L. Suib, Jing Zhao, and Robert P. Mason. The interaction of mercury and methylmercury with chalcogenide nanoparticles. Environmental Pollution 255 (2019): 113346.

75. Tuo Gao, Yongchen Wang, Chengwu Zhang, Zachariah A. Pittman, Alexandra M. Oliveira, Kan Fu, Jing Zhao, Ranjan Srivastava, and Brian G. Willis, Classification of Tea Aromas Using Multi-Nanoparticle Based Chemiresistor Arrays, Sensors 19, no. 11 (2019): 2547.

74. Tuo Gao, Yongchen Wang, Yi Luo, Chengwu Zhang, Zachariah Pittman, Alexandra Oliveira, Howard Craig, Jing Zhao, and Brian G. Willis, Fast and reversible chemiresistive sensors for robust detection of organic vapors using oleylamine-functionalized palladium nanoparticles, International Journal of High Speed Electronics and Systems 27, no. 03n04 (2018): 1840027.

73. Qiuchen Dong, Xudong Wang, William S. Willis, Donghui Song, Yikun Huang, Jing Zhao, Baikun Li, and Yu Lei, Nitrogen‐doped Hollow Co3O4 Nanofibers for both Solid‐state pH Sensing and Improved Non‐enzymatic Glucose Sensing. Electroanalysis 31, no. 4 (2019): 678-687.

72. Xudong Wang, Shutang Chen, Sravan Thota, Yongchen Wang, Haiyan Tan, Min Tang, Zewei Quan, and Jing Zhao, Anisotropic Arm Growth in Unconventional Semiconductor CdSe/CdS Nanotetrapod Synthesis Using Core/Shell CdSe/CdS as Seeds, J. Phys. Chem. C., 2019, 123, 19238-19245.

71. Xiaotong Wu, Xiaokun Fan, Zhen Yin, Yanjun Liu, Jing Zhao and Zewei Quan, Ordered mesoporous silver superstructures with SERS hot spots, Chem. Comm., 2019, 55, 7982-7985.

70. Terianna J. Wax and Jing Zhao, Optical features of hybrid molecular/biological-quantum dot systems governed by energy transfer processes, J. Mater. Chem. C, 20197, 6512-6526.

69. H. Zhu, Z, Fan, L. Yu, M. A. Wilson, Y. Nagaoka, D. Eggert, C. Cao, Y. Liu, Z. Wei, X. Wang, J. He, J. Zhao, R. Li, Z. Wang, M. Gruenwald and O. Chen. Controlling Nanoparticle Orientations in Self-Assembly of ‘Patchy’ Quantum Dot-Gold Heterostructural NanocrystalsJ. Am. Chem. Soc.2019, 141, 6013-6021.

68.Y. Yuan, H. Zhu, X. Wang, D. Cui, Z. Gao, D. Su, J. Zhao and O. Chen. Cu-Catalyzed Synthesis of CdZnSe-CdZnS Alloy Quantum Dots with Highly Tunable EmissionChemistry of Materials2019, 31, 2635-2643 .

67. Yi Luo and Jing Zhao, “Plasmon-Exciton Interaction in Colloidally Fabricated Metal Nanoparticle-Quantum Emitter Nanostructures“, Nano Research, 2019, 12,2164–2171.

66. Huixiang Wu, Yi Luo, Changjun Hou, Danqun Huo, Weilu Wang, Jing Zhao and Yu Lei,  Rapid and fingerprinted monitoring of pesticide methyl parathion on the surface of fruits/leaves as well as in surface water enabled by golf nanorods based casting and sensing SERS platform, Talanta, 2019, 200, 84-90.

65. Xudong Wang, Shutang Chen, Gabriella Reggiano, Sravan Thota, Yongchen Wang, Peter Kerns, Steven L. Suibab and Jing Zhao, Au–Cu–M (M = Pt, Pd, Ag) nanorods with enhanced catalytic efficiency by galvanic replacement reaction, Chemical Communications,2019,55, 1249-1252. 

64.Huixiang Wu, Yi Luo, Changjun Hou, Danqun Huo, Yadong Zhou, Shengli Zou, Jing Zhao, Yu Lei, Flexible Bipyramid-AuNPs based SERS Tape Sensing Strategy for Detecting Methyl Parathion on Vegetable and Fruit Surface, Sensors and Actuators B, 2019, 15, 123-128.

63.Terianna J. Wax, Jordan A. Greco, Shutang Chen, Nicole L. Wagner, Jing Zhao, and Robert R. Birge, “Tunable photocycle kinetics of a hybrid bacteriorhodopsin/quantum dot system“, Nano Research, 2019, 365-373.

62. Terianna J. Wax, Swayandipta Dey, Shutang Chen, Yi Luo, Shengli Zou, and Jing Zhao,“Excitation Wavelength-Dependent Photoluminescence Decay of Hybrid Gold/Quantum Dot Nanostructures“, ACS Omega, 2018, 3, 14151−14156

61.Huixiang Wu, Yi Luo, Yikun Huang, Qiuchen Dong, Changjun Hou, Danqun Huo, Jing Zhao and Yu Lei, “A simple SERS-based trace sensing platform enabled by AuNPs-analyte/AuNPs double-decker structure on wax-coated hydrophobic surface“, Frontiers in Chemistry, 2018, 6,482.

60. Yonglei Sun and Jing Zhao, “Average Arrival Time: an Alternative Approach for Studying Fluorescent Behavior of Single Quantum Dots“, Chin. J. Chem. Phys., 2018, 31, 595−598.

59.Yi Luo, Yadong Zhou, Shengli Zou, Jing Zhao,”Dielectric Domain Distribution on Au Nanoparticles Revealed by Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance “, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2018, 6, 12038-12044.

58.Yi Luo, Shenghao Geng, Lacie Dube, Jing Zhao,”Tuning the Valency of Heterogeneous Au–Silica Nanostructure via Controlled Ostwald Ripening Process“, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2018, 122, 18077–18085

57.Bowen Yang, Nisansala Hewage, Matthew J. Guberman-Pfeffer, Terianna Wax, José A. Gascón, Jing Zhao, Alexander G. Agrios and Christian Brückner, “The limited extent of the electronic modulation of chlorins and bacteriochlorins through chromene-annulation“, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2018, 20, 18233-18240.

56. Sravan Thota, Yongchen Wang and Jing Zhao,”Colloidal Au-Cu Alloy Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Optical Properties and Applications”,Materials Chemistry Frontiers, 2018, 2, 1074-1089 (Invited Review).

55. Nashaat M. Mazrui, Cecil K. King’ondu, Joseph Awino, Sravan Thota, Jing Zhao, Jessica Rouge, Robert P. Mason, “The Precipitation, Growth and Stability of β-HgS Nanoparticles Formed in Presence of Marine Dissolved Organic Matter”, Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 2018, 20, 642-656

54. Meera Surendran Nair, Abhinav Upadhyay, Samantha Fancher, Indu Upadhyaya, Swayamdipta Dey , Anup Kollanoor-Johny, Jing Zhao and Kumar Venkitanarayanan, “Inhibition and inactivation of Escherichia coli O157: H7 biofilms by selenium” Journal of Food Protection, 2018, 81, No. 6, pp. 926-933.

53. Julie A. Jenkins, Lacie Dube, Yi Luo, Jun Chen, Tai-Hsi Fan, Yu Lei and Jing Zhao, “A Polymer Hydrogel Modified Lateral Flow Sensing Platform“, Sensors and Actuators B, 2018, 262, 493-498.

52. Swayandipta Dey, Yadong Zhou, Yonglei Sun, Julie A. Jenkins, David Kriz, Steven L. Suib, Ou Chen, Shengli Zou and Jing Zhao, “Excitation Wavelength Dependent Photon Anti-bunching/Bunching from Single Quantum Dots near Gold Nanostructures”, Nanoscale, 2018, 10, 1038-1046.

51. Shutang Chen, Sravan Thota, Gurpreet Singh,  Túlio J. Aímola,  Christopher Koenigsmann and  Jing Zhao, “Synthesis of Hollow Pt-Ag Nanoparticles by Oxygen-Assisted Acid Etching as Electrocatalysts for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction“, RSC Advances, 2017, 7, 46916 – 46924.

50. Linfang Lu, Shutang Chen, Sravan Thota, Xudong Wang, Yongchen Wang, Shihui Zou, Jie Fan , and Jing Zhao, “Composition Controllable Synthesis of PtCu Nanodendrites with Efficient Electrocatalytic Activity for Methanol Oxidation Induced by High Index Surface and Electronic Interaction“, Journal of Physical Chemistry, C, 2017, 121, 19796-19806.

49. Julie A. Jenkins, Terianna J. Wax, and Jing Zhao* “A Seed-Mediated Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles of Controlled Sizes to Demonstrate the Impact of Size on Optical Properties,” J. Chem. Edu. 2017, 94, 1090–1093.

48. Sravan Thota, Yadong Zhou, Shutang Chen, Shengli Zou and Jing Zhao, “Formation of bimetallic dumbbell shaped particles with a hollow junction during galvanic replacement reaction“, Nanoscale, 2017,9, 6128-6135 .

47. Rui Tan, Yucheng Yuan, Yasutaka Nagaoka, Dennis Eggert, Xudong Wang, Sravan Thota, Peng Guo, Hongrong Yang, Jing Zhao, and Ou Chen, “Monodisperse Hexagonal Pyramidal and Bipyramidal Wurtzite CdSe-CdS Core-Shell Nanocrystals“, Chemistry of Materials, 2017, 29, 4097-4108.

46. Shutang Chen, Gabriella Reggiano, Sravan Thota, and Jing Zhao, “Au-Cu-Ag Nanorods synthesized by Seed-medicated Co-reduction and Their Optical Properties“, Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, 2017, 1600384, DOI: 10.1002/ppsc.201600384. (Invited).

45. Vijayan, S., Thota, S., Zhao, J., Aindow, M., “In Situ TEM Heating Experiments on PVP-Capped Silver Nano-Cubes”, Microscopy and Microanalysis, (2016), 22(S3), 822.

44. Nashaat M Mazrui, Sofi Jonsson, Sravan Thota, Jing Zhao, and Robert P Mason, “Enhanced Availability of Mercury Bound to Dissolved Organic Matter for Methylation in Marine Sediments“, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 2016, 194, 153-162.

43. Yi Luo, Lacie Dube, Yadong Zhou, Shengli Zou and Jing Zhao, “Plasmonic Coupling in Single Flower-like Gold Nanoparticle Assemblies“, Progress in Natural Science: Materials International, 2016, 26(5), 449-454 (Invited)

42. Swayandipta Dey and Jing Zhao, “Plasmonic Effect on Exciton and Multiexciton Emission of Single Quantum Dots“, Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2016, 7, 2921-2929. (Invited Perspective) (Cover)

41. Shutang Chen, Sravan Thota, Xudong Wang and Jing Zhao, “From Solid to Core@Shell to Hollow Pt-Ag nanocrystals: Thermally Controlled Surface Segregation to Enhance Catalytic Activity and Durability“, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2016, 4, 9038-9043. (Hot Article)

40. Sravan Thota, Shutang Chen, and Jing Zhao, “An Unconventional Mechanism of Hollow Nanorod Formation: Asymmetric Cu Diffusion in Au-Cu Alloy Nanorods during Galvanic Replacement Reaction“, Chemical Communications, 2016, 52, 5593-5596.

39. Sun, X.; He, J.; Meng, Y.; Zhang, L.; Zhang, S, Ma,X.; Dey, S.; Zhao, J. and Lei, Y. “Microwave- assisted ultrafast and facile synthesis of fluorescent carbon nanoparticles from single precursor: Preparation, characterization and its application for highly selective detection of explosive picric acid”, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2016, 4 (11), 4161-4171.

38. Kan Fu, Shutang Chen, Jing Zhao and Brian G. Willis, “Dielectrophoretic Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles in Nanoscale Junctions for Rapid, Miniature Chemiresistor Vapor Sensors“, ACS Sensors, 2016, 1 (4), 444-450.

37. Swayandipta Dey, Shutang Chen, Sravan Thota, Md R. Shakil, Steve L. Suib and Jing Zhao, “Effect of Gradient Alloying on Photoluminescence Blinking of Single CdSxSe1–x Nanocrystals”, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2016, 120 (37), 20547–20554.

36. Shutang Chen, Sravan Thota, Gabriella Reggiano, and Jing Zhao, “Generalized Seeded Growth of Ag-based Metal Chalcogenide Nanorods via Controlled Chalcogenization of the Seeds“, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2015, 3, 11842-11849.

35. Sravan Thota, Shutang Chen, Yadong Zhou, Yong Zhang, Shengli Zou and Jing Zhao, “Structural Defects Induced Peak Splitting in GoldCopper Bimetallic Nanorods during Growth by Single Particle Spectroscopy“, Nanoscale, 2015, 7, 14652-14658.

34. Xiangcheng Sun, Yixin Liu, George Shaw, Andrew Carrier, Swayandipta Dey, Jing Zhao and Yu Lei, “Fundamental Study of Electrospun Pyrene–Polyethersulfone Nanofibers Using Mixed Solvents for Sensitive and Selective Explosives Detection in Aqueous Solution“, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2015, 7 (24), 13189–13197.

33.  Swayandipta Dey, Yadong Zhou, Xiangdong Tian, Julie A. Jenkins, Ou Chen, Shengli Zou and Jing Zhao, “An experimental and theoretical mechanistic study of biexciton quantum yield enhancement in single quantum dots near gold nanoparticles“, Nanoscale, (2015), 7, 6851 – 6858.

 32. Swayandipta Dey, Yadong Zhou, Xiangdong Tian, Julie A. Jenkins, Ou Chen, Shengli Zou and Jing Zhao, “Plasmonic effect on photon antibunching and blinking behavior of single quantum dots near gold nanoparticles“, Proc. SPIE 9373, Quantum Dots and Nanostructures: Synthesis, Characterization, and Modeling XII, 93730D (February 27, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2075589.

31. Julie A. Jenkins, Yadong Zhou, Sravan Thota, Xiangdong Tian, Xiaowen Zhao, Shengli Zou, and Jing Zhao, “Blue-Shifted Narrow Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance from Dipole Coupling in Gold Nanoparticle Random Arrays“, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2014), 118, 26276–26283.

30. Jang H.-S., Zhao J., Lei Y., Nieh M.-P., “Unique Effects of the Chain Lengths and Anions of Tetraalkyammonium Salts on Quenching Pyrene Excimer“, ACS Applied Materials and Interface (2014), 6, 14801-14811.

29. Chen O, Riedemann L, Etoc F, Herrmann H, Coppey M, Barch M, Farrar CT, Zhao J, Bruns OT, We H, Guo P, Cui J, Jensen R, Chen Y, Harris DK, Cordero JM, Wang Z, Jasanoff A, Fukumura D, Reimer R, Dahan M, Jain RK, Bawendi MG. “Magneto-Fluorescent Core-Shell Supernanoparticles“. Nature Communications (2014), 5, 5093.

28.Tian, X., Zhou, Y., Thota, S., Zou, S., and Zhao, J. “Plasmonic Coupling in Single Silver Nanosphere Assemblies by Polarization Dependent Dark-Field Scattering Spectroscopy.” The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2014), 118, 13801–13808.

 27. Chen, O.; Zhao, J.; Chauhan, V. P.; Cui, J.; Wong, C.; Harris, D. K.; Wei, H.; Han, H.-S.; Fukumura, D.; Jain, R. K.; Bawendi, M. G.; “Compact high-quality CdSe-CdS core-shell nanocrystals with narrow emission linewidths and suppressed blinking”. Nature Materials, (2013), 12, 445.

26. Zhao, J.; Chen, O.; Strasfeld, D. B. and Bawendi, M. G., “Biexciton Quantum Yield Heterogeneities in Single CdSe(CdS) Core(Shell) Nanocrystals and Its Correlation to Exciton Blinking”, Nano Lett., (2012), 12, 4477.

25. Greytak, A. B.; Allen, P. M.; Zhao, J.; Liu, W.; Young, E. R.; Popović, Z.; Walker, B.; Bawendi, M. G. and Nocera, D. G., “Alternating Layer Addition Approach to CdSe/CdS Core/Shell Quantum Dots with Near-Unity Quantum Yields” Chemical Science, (2012) 3, 2028.

24. Nair, G.; Zhao, J. and Bawendi, M. G., “Biexciton Quantum Yield of Single Semiconductor Nanocrystals from Photon Statistics”, Nano Lett., (2011),11, 1136.

23. Ren, S.; Chang, L.; Lim, S.-K.; Zhao, J.; Smith,M.; Zhao, N.; Bulović, V.; Bawendi, M. G. and Gradečak, S., “Inorganic–Organic Hybrid Solar Cell: Bridging Quantum Dots to Conjugated Polymer Nanowires”, Nano Lett., (2011),11, 3998.

22. Zhao, J.; Nair, G.; Fisher, B. F. and Bawendi, M. G., “Challenge to the Charging Model of Semiconductor-Nanocrystal Fluorescence Intermittency from Off-State Quantum Yields and Multiexciton Blinking”, Phys. Rev. Lett., (2010), 104, 157403.

21. Ashkenaz, D. E.; Hall, W. P.; Haynes, C. L.; Hicks, E. M.; McFarland, A. D.; Sherry, L. J.; Stuart, D. A.; Wheeler, K. E.; Yonzon, C. R.; Zhao, J.; Godwin, H. A. and Van Duyne, R. P., “Coffee Cup Atomic Force Microscopy,” J. Chem. Ed., (2010) 87, 306.

20. Das, A.; Zhao, J.; Schatz, G. C.; Sligar, S. G. and Van Duyne, R. P., “Screening of Type I and II Drugs Binding to Human Cytochrome P450-3A4 in Nanodisc by Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy,” Anal. Chem., (2009) 81, 3754.

19. Zhao, J., Dieringer, J.; Zhang, X.; Schatz, G. C. and Van Duyne, R. P., “Wavelength-Scanned Surface-Enhanced Resonance Raman Excitaton Spectroscopy”, J. Phys. Chem. C, (2008), 112, 19302.

18. Zhao, J.; Pinchuk, A. O.; McMahon, J. M.; Li, S.; Ausman, L. K.; Atkinson, A. L.; Schatz, G. C., “Methods for describing the electromagnetic properties of anisotropic silver and gold nanoparticles”, Acc. Chem. Res., (2008), 41, 1710.

17. Zhao, J.; Das, A.; Schatz, G. C.; Sligar, S. G. and Van Duyne, R. P. “Resonance Localized Surface Plasmon Spectroscopy: Sensing Substrate and Inhibitor Binding to Cytochrome P450,” J. Phys. Chem. C., (2008), 112, 13084.

16. Camden, J.P.; Dieringer, J. A.; Zhao, J.; Van Duyne, R. P., “Controlled Plasmonic Nanostructures for Surface-Enhanced Spectroscopy and Sensing,” Acc. Chem. Res., (2008), 41, 1653.

15. Anker, J.A.; Hall, W.P.; Lyandres, O; Shan, N.C.; Zhao, J.; Van Duyne, R.P., “Biosensing with Plasmonic Nanosensors,” Nat. Mat., (2008), 7, 442.

14. Chan, G. H.; Zhao, J.; Schatz, G. C. and Van Duyne, R. P. “Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy of Triangular Aluminum Nanoparticles,” J. Phys. Chem. C., (2008), 112, 13958.

13. Sung, Jiha, et al. “Stability of silver nanoparticles fabricated by nanosphere lithography and atomic layer deposition to femtosecond laser excitation.” The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 112.15 (2008): 5707-5714..

12. Zhao, J; Sherry, L. J; Schatz, George C.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Molecular Plasmonics: Chromophore-Plasmon Coupling and Single-Particle Nanosensors”, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics Quantum Electronics, (2008), 14, 1418.

11. Zhao, J.; Jensen, L.; Sung, J.; Zou, S.; Schatz, George C.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Interaction of Plasmon and Molecular Resonances for Rhodamine 6G Adsorbed on Silver Nanoparticles”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2007), 129, 7647.

10. Chan, G. H.; Zhao, J.; Hicks, E. M.; Schatz, G. C.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Plasmonic Properties of Copper Nanoparticles Fabricated by Nanosphere Lithography”, Nano Lett. (2007), 7, 1947.

9. Yonzon, C. R.; Zhang, X.; Zhao, J.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Surface-Enahnced Nanosensors, ” Spectroscopy (2007), 22, 42.

8. Willets, K. A.; Hall, W. P.; Sherry, L. J.; Zhang, X.; Zhao, J.; Van Duyne, R. P. In Nanobiotechnology: Concepts, Methods and Perspectives; Mirkin C. A., Niemeyer C. M. Eds,; Wiley-VCH; New York, 2007; pp. 159-173.

7. Zhao, J.; Das, A.; Zhang, X.; Schatz, G. C.; Sligar, S. G.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Resonance Localized Surface Plasmon Spectroscopy: Low Molecular Weight Substrate Binding to Cytochrome P450,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2006), 128, 11004.

6. Haes, A. J.; Zou, S.; Zhao, J.; Schatz, G. C.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy near Molecular Resonances,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2006), 128, 10905.

5. Zhang, X.; Zhao, J.; Whitney, A. V.; Elam, J. W.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Ultrastable Substrates for Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Fabricated by Atomic Layer Deposition: Improved Anthrax Biomarker Detection,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2006), 128, 10304.

4. Zhao, J.; Zhang, X.; Yonzon, C. R.; Haes, A. J.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Biosensors,” Nanomedicine (2006), 1, 219.

3. Zhang, X.; Whitney, A. V.; Zhao, J.; Hicks, E. M.; Van Duyne, R. P J. “Advances in Contemporary Nanosphere Lithographic Techniques,” Nanosci. Nanotechno. (2006), 6, 1920.

2. Zhang, X.; Hicks, E. M.; Zhao, J.; Schatz, G. C.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Electrochemical Tuning of Silver Nanoparticles Fabricated by Nanosphere Lithography,” Nano Lett. (2005), 5, 1503.

1. Haes, A.J.; Zhao, J.; Zou, S.; Own, C. S.; Marks, L. D.; Schatz, G. C.; Van Duyne, R. P. “Solution-Phase, Triangular Ag Nanotriangles Fabricated by Nanosphere Lithography,” J. Phys. Chem. B (2005), 109, 11158.