Published Articles

(#: equal contribution; *: corresponding author)   


Lu Ping, Nicholas Russo, Zifan Wang, Ching-Hsiang Yao, Kevin E Smith, Xi Ling*, “Thermal conversion of ultrathin nickel hydroxide for wide bandgap 2D nickel oxides“, arXiv preprint arXiv:2404.09986



(98) H. Z. Gao, Z. F. Wang, J. Cao, Y. X. Lin, X. Ling*, “Advancing Nanoelectronics Applications: Progress in Non-van der Waals 2D Materials“, ACS nano, 2024, in press (Link)

(97) Q. S. Tan#, C. A. Occhialini#, H. Z. Gao, J. R. Li, H. Kitadai, R. Comin*, X. Ling*,  “Revealing the three-state nematicity in atomically-thin antiferromagnetic NiPS3 via magneto-optical effect”, Nano Lett. 2024, 24, 24, 7166–7172 (Link)

(96) L. Ping, G. E. Minarik, H. Z. Gao, J. Cao, T. S. Li, H. Kitadai, X. Ling*, “Synthesis of 2D layered transition metal (Ni, Co) hydroxides via edge-on condensation“, Scientific Reports, 2024, 14, 3817 (Link)

(95) H. Kitadai, Q. Tan, L. Ping, X. Ling*, Raman enhancement induced by exciton hybridization in molecules and 2D materials” npj 2D Materials and Applications, 2024,  8, 11 (Link)


(94) Q. P. Sam, Q. S. Tan, C. D. Multunas, M. T. Kiani, R. Sundararaman, X. Ling, J. J. Cha, “Nanomolding of Two-Dimensional Materials”, ACS Nano, 2024, 18, 1, 1110–1117 (Link)

(93) F. Satterthwaite, W. K. Zhu, P. Jastrzebska-Perfect, M. Tang, H. Z. Gao, H. Kitadai, A. Y. Lu, Q. S. Tan, S. Y. Tang, Y. L. Chueh, C. N. Kuo, C. S. Lue, J. Kong, X. Ling, F. Niroui*, “Van der Waals device integration beyond the limits of van der Waals forces via adhesive matrix transfer”, Nature Electronics, 2024, 7, 7–28 (Link)

(92) W. J. Luo, B. Lawrie, A. Puretzky, Q. S. Tan, G. Eichman, E. Mcgee, A. Swan, L. L. Liang, X. Ling*, “Imaging Strain-Localized Single-Photon Emitters in Layered GaSe below the Diffraction Limit”, ACS Nano, 2023, 17, 23, 23455–23465 (Link)

(91) J. Tang, X. Ling*, “Magnetic proximity boosts chiral quantum emission”, Nature Materials, 2023, 383, 1 (Link)

(90) W. J. Luo, A. Puretzky, B. Lawrie, Q. S. Tan, H. Z. Gao, A. K. Swan, L. L. Liang, X. Ling*, “Improving Strain-localized GaSe Single Photon Emitters with Electrical Doping”, Nano Letters, 2023, 23, 21, 9740–9747 (Link)

(89) J. Cao, T. S. Li, H. Z. Gao, X. Cong, M. L. Lin, N. Russo, W. J. Luo, S. Y. Ding, Z. F. Wang, K. E. Smith, P. H. Tan, Q. Ma, and X. Ling*, “Ultrathin GaN Crystal Realized through Nitrogen Substitution of Layered GaS”, Journal of Electronic Materials, 2023, 52, 7554–7565 (Link)

(88) J. Tang, Z. F. Wang, Q. S. Tan, J. Cao, X. Ling*, “Determining the Twist Angle of Stacked MoS2 Layers using Machine Learning Assisted Low-Frequency Interlayer Raman Fingerprints”, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 2023, 54(9), 1021 (Link)

(87) W. J. Luo, A. Puretzky, B. Lawrie, Q. S. Tan, H. Z. Gao, Z. F. Chen, A. Sergienko, A. Swan, L. B. Liang, X. Ling*, “Deterministic Localization of Strain-induced Single-photon Emitters in Multilayer GaSe”, ACS Photonics, 2023, 10, 8, 2530–2539 (Link)

(86) N. Mao, Y. Luo, M. H. Chiu, C. Q. Shi, X. Ji, T. S. Pieshkov, Y. X. Lin, H. L. Tang, A. J. Akey, J. A. Gardener, J. H. Park, V. Tung, X. Ling, X. F. Qian, W. L. Wilson, Y. M. Han*, W. A. Tisdale*, and J. Kong*, “Giant Nonlinear Optical Response via Coherent Stacking of In‐Plane Ferroelectric Layers”, Advanced Materials, 2023, 2210894 (Link)

(85) Z. Bai, R. Li, L. Ping, Q. Fan, Z. Lu, C. Hou, Q. Zhang, Y. Li, K. Li*, X. Ling, H. Z. Wang*, “Photo-induced self-reduction enabling ultralow threshold voltage energy-conservation electrochromism“,Chemical Engineering Journal, 2023, 452, 139645 (Link)


(84) Q. Tan, W. Luo, T. Li, J. Cao, H. Kitadai, X. Wang, X. Ling*, “Charge-transfer-enhanced dd emission in antiferromagnetic NiPS3“, Applied Physics Reviews, 2022, 9 (4), 041406 (Link)

(83) T. Li, J. Cao, H. Gao, Z. Wang, M. Geiwitz, K. S. Burch, X. Ling*, “Epitaxial Atomic Substitution for MoS2–MoN Heterostructure Synthesis”,  ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2022, 14, 51, 57144–57152 (Link)

(82) Q. Wang, T. Xie, N. A. Blumenschein, Z. Song, J. C. Kotsakidis, A. T. Hanbicki, M. A. Susner, B. S. Conner, Q. S. Tan, S. H. Lee, Z. Q. Mao, X. Ling, T. Low, J. P. Wang, A. L. Friedman, C. Gong*, “Extraordinary tunnel electroresistance in layer-by-layer engineered van der Waals ferroelectric tunnel junctions”, Matter, 2022, 5 (12), 4425-4436 (Link)

(81) Y. Li, M. R. Krisshnamurthi, W. Luo, A. K. Swan, X. Ling, R. Paiella*, “Graphene metasurfaces for terahertz wavefront shaping and light emission”, Optical Materials Express, 2022, 12 (12), 4528-4546 (Link)

(80) Z. Chen#, W. Luo#, L. Liang, X. Ling, A.K. Swan*, ” Charge Separation in Monolayer WSe2 by Strain Engineering: Implications for Strain-Induced Diode Action”ACS Applied Nano Materials, 2022, 5 (10), 15095-15101 (Link)

(79) W. Luo, A.D. Oyedele, N. Mao, A. Puretzky, K. Xiao, L. Liang and X. Ling*, “Dependent Anisotropic Raman Response of Atomically Thin Pentagonal PdSe2“, ACS Physical Chemistry Au, 2022, 2 (6), 482-489 (Link)

(78) X. Ling, “Layered material soaks up molecules to form an electron sieve”, Nature, 2022, 606 (7916), 865-866 (Link)

(77) Z. Lu, R. Li, L. Ping, Z. Bai, K. Li, Q. Zhang, C. Hou, Y. Li, W. Jin, X. Ling* and H. Z. Wang*, “Ultra-stable ionic-liquid-based electrochromism enabled by metal-organic frameworks”, Cell Reports Physical Science, 2022, 3 (5), 100866 (Link)

(76) N. Kumar, M. Rana, M. Geiwitz, N. I. Khan, M. Catalano, J. C. Ortiz-Marquez, H. Kitadai, A. Weber, B. Dweik, X. Ling, T. van Opijnen, A. A. Argun and K. S. Burch*, “Rapid, multianalyte detection of opioid metabolites in wastewater”, ACS nano, 2022, 16 (3), 3704-3714 (Link)

(75) X. Wang*, J. Cao, H. Li, Z. Lu, A. Cohen, A. Haldar, H. Kitadai, Q. Tan, K. S. Burch, D. Smirnov, W. Xu, S. Sharifzadeh, L. Liang, and X. Ling*, “Electronic Raman scattering in the 2D antiferromagnet NiPS3”, Science Advances, 2022, 8 (2), eabl7707 (Link)

(74) H. Gao, J. Cao, T. Li, W. Luo, M. Gray, N. Kumar, K. S. Burch, and X. Ling*, “Phase-Controllable Synthesis of Ultrathin Molybdenum Nitride Crystals Via Atomic Substitution of MoS2”, Chemistry of Materials, 2022, 34 (1), 351–357 (Link)

(73) P. C. Shen#, Y. Lin#, C. Su, C. McGahan, A. Y. Lu, X. Ji, X. Wang, H. Wang, N. Mao, Y. Guo, J. H. Park, Y. Wang, W. Tisdale, J. Li, X. Ling, K. E. Aidala, T. Palacios, and J. Kong*, “Healing of donor defect states in monolayer molybdenum disulfide using oxygen-incorporated chemical vapour deposition”, Nature Electronics, 2022, 5(1), 28-36  (Link)


(72) Y. Lin et al., “Contact Engineering for High-Performance N-Type 2D Semiconductor Transistors,” 2021 IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 2021, pp. 37.2.1-37.2.4 (Link)

(71) H. Li, H. Li, X. Wang, Y. Nie, C. Liu, Y. Dai, J. Ling, M. Ding, X. Ling, D. Xie, N. Lu, C. Wan, Q. Xiong*, and W. Xu*, “Spontaneous Polarity Flipping in a 2D Heterobilayer Induced by Fluctuating Interfacial Carrier Flows”, Nano Letters, 2021, 21 (16), 6773–6780 (Link)

(70) K. Trerayapiwat, H. Kitadai, V. Pazmany, S. Lagueux, H. Skipper, L. Doerrer, X. Ling and S. Sharifzadeh*, “Vibrational Signature of Metallophilic Interactions in [Pt(terpy)Cl][Au(CN)2]”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2021, 125 (40), 22188–22194 (Link)

(69) N. N. Mao, Y. Lin, Y. Q. Bie, T. Palacios, L. Liang, R. Saito, X. Ling, J. Kong* and W. A. Tisdale*, “Resonance-Enhanced Excitation of Interlayer Vibrations in Atomically Thin Black Phosphorus”, Nano Letters, 2021, 21 (11), 4809–4815 (Link)

(68) H. Kitadai, M. Yuan, Y. Q. Ma and X. Ling*, Graphene-Based Environmental Sensors: Electrical and Optical Devices”, Molecules, 2021, 26 (8), 2165 (Link)

(67) X. Wang*, J. Cao, Z. Lu, A. Cohen, H. Kitadai, T. Li, Q. Tan, M. Wilson, C. Lui, D. Smirnov, S. Sharifzadeh and X. Ling*, “Spin-Induced Linear Polarization of Photoluminescence in Antiferromagnetic van der Waals Crystals”, Nature Materials, 2021, 20, 964–970 (Link)

(66) R. Li#, X. Ma#, J. Li, J. Cao, H. Gao, T. Li, X. Zhang, L. Wang, Q. Zhang, G. Wang, C. Hou, Y. Li, T. Palacios, Y. Lin*, H. Wang* and X. Ling*, “Flexible and High-Performance Electrochromic Devices Enabled by Self-Assembled 2D TiO2/MXene Heterostructures”, Nature Communications, 2021, 12, 1587 (Link)

(65) A. Rendos, R. Li, S. Woodman, X. Ling, and K. A. Brown*, “Reinforcing Magnetorheological Fluids with Highly Anisotropic 2D Materials”, ChemPhysChem, 2021, 22, 435– 440 (Link)

(64) N. Wang#, N. Mao#, Z. Wang, X. Yang, X. Zhou, H. Liu, S. Qiao*, X. Lei, J. Wang, H. Xu, X. Ling, Q. Zhang, Q. Feng*, and J. Kong, “Electrochemical Delamination of Ultralarge Few‐Layer Black Phosphorus with a Hydrogen‐Free Intercalation Mechanism”, Advanced Materials, 2021, 33 (1), 2005815 (Link).


(63) Y. Wang#, J. Balgley#, E. Gerber, M. Gray, N. Kumar, X. Lu, J.-Q. Yan, A. Fereidouni, R. Basnet, S. J. Yun, D. Suri, H. Kitadai, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, X. Ling, J. Moodera, Y. H. Lee, H. O. H. Churchill, J. Hu, L. Yang, E.-A. Kim, D. G. Mandrus, E. A. Henriksen*, and K. S. Burch*, “Modulation Doping via a Two-Dimensional Atomic Crystalline Acceptor”, Nano Letters, 2020, 20, 12, 8446–8452 (Link)

(62) J. Wu#, H. Y. Chen#, N. Yang, J. Cao, X. Yan, F. Liu, Q. Sun*, X. Ling, J. Guo*, and H. Wang*, “High tunnelling electroresistance in a ferroelectric van der Waals heterojunction via giant barrier height modulation”, Nature Electronics, 2020, 3, 466–472 (Link)

(61) W. Luo, A. D. OyedeleY. Gu, T. Li, X. Wang, A. V. Haglund, D. Mandrus, A. A Puretzky, K. Xiao, L. Liang*, and X. Ling*, “Anisotropic Phonon Response of Few‐Layer PdSe2 under Uniaxial Strain”, Advanced Functional Materials, 2020, 30, 2003215 (Link)

(60) M. J. Gray, N. Kumar, R. O’Connor, M. Hoek, E. Sheridan, M. C. Doyle, M. L. Romanelli, G. B. Osterhoudt, Y. Wang, V. Plisson, S. Lei, R. Zhong, B. Rachmilowitz, H. Zhao, H. Kitadai, S. Shepard, L. M. Schoop, G. D. Gu, I. Zeljkovic, X. Ling and K. S. Burch*, “A Cleanroom in a Glovebox”, Review of Scientific Instruments, 2020, 91, 073909 (Link)

(59) B. Han#, Y. Lin#*, Y. Yang, N. Mao, W. Li, H. Wang, K. Yasuda, X. Wang, V. Fatemi, L. Zhou, J. Wang, Q. Ma, Y. Cao, D. Rodan‐Legrain, Y. Bie, E. Navarro‐Moratalla, D. Klein, D. MacNeill, S. Wu, H. Kitadai, X. Ling, P. Jarillo‐Herrero*, J. Kong*, J. Yin*, and T. Palacios*, “Deep‐Learning‐Enabled Fast Optical Identification and Characterization of 2D Materials”, Advanced Materials, 2020, 32, 2000953 (Link)

(58) N. Kumar#, W. Wang#, J. C. O.-Marquez#, M. Catalano, M. Gray, N. Biglari, H. Kitadai, X. Ling, J. Gao*, T. Opijnen* and K. S. Burch*. “Dielectrophoresis assisted rapid, selective and single cell detection of antibiotic resistant bacteria with G-FETs”, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2020, 156, 112123 (Link)

(57) J. Cao#, T. Li#, H. Gao, Y. Lin, X. Wang, H. Wang, T. Palacios and X. Ling*. “Realization of 2D Crystalline Metal Nitrides via Selective Atomic Substitution”, Science Advances, 2020, 6 (2), eaax8784 (Link)


(56) W. Chen#, N. Li#, Y. Ma, M.L. Minus, K. Benson, X. Lu, X. Wang, X. Ling, and H. Zhu*, “Super Strong and Tough Hydrogel through Physical Crosslinking and Molecular Alignment.” Biomacromolecules, 2019, 20 (12), 4476-4484 (Link)

(55) N. Mao#, X. Wang#, Y. Lin, BG. Sumpter, Q. Ji , T. Palacios, S. Huang, V. Meunier, MS. Dresselhaus, WA. Tisdale, L. Liang*, X. Ling*, and J. Kong*. “Direct Observation of Symmetry-Dependent Electron-Phonon Coupling in Black Phosphorus”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2019, 141 (48), 18994-19001 (Link)

(54) T. Damien, A. Cupo, X. Ling, and V. Meunier*, “Phonon Anharmonicity in Few-Layer Black Phosphorus”, ACS Nano, 2019, 13 (9), 10456-10468 (Link)

(53) Y. Lin#, Q. Ma#, P.-C. Shen#, B. Ilyas, Y. Bie, A. Liao, E. Ergeçen, B. Han, N. Mao, X. Zhang, X. Ji, Y. Zhang, J. Yin, S. Huang, M. Dresselhaus, N. Gedik, P. Jarillo-Herrero, X. Ling*, J. Kong*, and T. Palacios*, “Asymmetric hot-carrier thermalization and broadband photoresponse in graphene-2D semiconductor lateral heterojunctions”, Science Advances, 2019, 5 (6), eaav1493 (Link)

(52) H. Kitadai, X. Wang, N. Mao, S. Huang*, and X. Ling*, “Enhanced Raman scattering on nine 2D van der Waals materials”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2019, 10, 3043-3050 (Link)

(51) A. Silver, H. Kitadai, H. Liu, T. Granzier-Nakajima, M. Terrones, X. Ling, and S. Huang*, “Chemical and bio sensing using graphene-enhanced Raman spectroscopy”, Nanomaterials, 2019, 9 (4), 516-536 (Link)

(50) Y. Guo, P.-C. Shen, C. Su, A.-Y. Lu, M. Hempel, Y. Han, Q. Ji, Y. Lin, E. Shi, E. McVay, L. Dou, D. A. Muller, T. Palacios, J. Li, X. Ling*, and J. Kong*, “Additive manufacturing of patterned 2D semiconductor through recyclable masked growth”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2019, 116 (9), 3437-3442 (Link)

(49) X. Zhang, J. Grajal, J. L. Vazquez-Roy, U. Radhakrishna, X. Wang, W. Chern, L. Zhou, Y. Lin, P.-C. Shen, X. Ji, X. Ling, A. Zubair, Y. Zhang, H. Wang, M. Dubey, J. Kong, M. Dresselhaus, and T. Palacios*, “Two-dimensional MoS2-enabled flexible rectenna for Wi-Fi-band wireless energy harvesting”, Nature, 2019, 566, 368-372 (Link)

(48) T. Li, W. Luo, H. Kitadai, X. Wang, and X. Ling*, “Probing the domain architecture in 2D α‐Mo2C via polarized Raman spectroscopy”, Advanced Materials, 2019, 31 (8), 1807160 (Link)


(47) X. Wang#, N. Mao#, W. Luo, H. Kitadai, and X. Ling*, “Anomalous phonon modes in black phosphorus revealed by resonant Raman scattering”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2018, 9 (11), 2830-2837 (Link)

(46) Y. Chen*, S. Huang, X. Ji, K. Adepalli, K. Yin, X. Ling, X. Wang, J. Xue, M. S. Dresselhaus, J. Kong*, and B. Yildiz*, “Tuning electronic structure of single layer MoS2 through defect and interface engineering”, ACS Nano, 2018, 12 (3), 2569-2579 (Link)


(45) Q. Guo, G. Francisco, B. Deng, I. Sarpkaya, C. Li, C. Chen, X. Ling, J. Kong, and F. Xia*, “Electrothermal control of graphene plasmon–phonon polaritons”, Advanced Materials, 2017, 29 (31), 1700566 (Link)

(44) S. Huang# and X. Ling#*, “Black Phosphorus: Optical Characterization, Properties and Applications”, Small, 2017, 13, 1700823 (Link) (Invited Review)

(43) V. Valeš, P. Kovaříček, M. Fridrichová, X. Ji, X. Ling, J. Kong, M. S. Dresselhaus, and M. Kalbáč*, “Enhanced Raman scattering on functionalized graphene substrates”, 2D Materials, 2017, 4, 025087 (Link)

Before BU


(42) A. Nourbakhsh*, A. Zubair, R. N. Sajjad, A. Tavakkoli K. G., W. Chen, S. Fang, X. Ling, J. Kong, M. S. Dresselhaus, E. Kaxiras, K. K. Berggren, D. Antoniadis, and T. Palacios, “MoS2 field-effect transistor with sub-10-nm channel length”, Nano Letters, 2016, 16 (12), 7798-7806 (Link)

(41) V. Valeš*, P. Kovaříček, X. Ji, X. Ling, J. Kong, M. S Dresselhaus, and M. Kalbáč, “Quenching of photoluminescence of Rhodamine 6G molecules on functionalized graphene”, Physica Status Solidi (b), 2016, 253 (12), 2347-2350 (Link)

(40) B. Deng, Q. Guo, C. Li, H. Wang, X. Ling, D. B. Farmer, S. J. Han, J. Kong, and F. N. Xia*, “Coupling-Enhanced Broadband Mid-infrared Light Absorption in Graphene Plasmonic Nanostructures”, ACS Nano, 2016, 10 (12), 11172-11178 (Link)

(39) X. Ling#, Y. Lin#, Q. Ma, Z. Q. Wang, Y. Song, L.L. Yu, S. Huang, W. J. Fang, X. Zhang, Y.Q. Bie, A. X. L. Hsu, Y.-H. Lee, Y. M. Zhu, L. J. Wu, J. Li, P. Jarillo-Herrero, M. S. Dresselhaus, T. Palacios*, and J. Kong*, “Parallel stitching of two-dimensional materials”, Advanced Materials, 2016, 28, 2322-2329 (Link)

(38) X. Ling#*, S. Huang#, E. H. Hasdeo, L. Liang, W. M. Parkin, Y. Tatsumi, A. R. T. Nugraha, A. A. Puretzky,P. M. Das, B. G. Sumpter, D. B. Geohegan, J. Kong, R. Saito, M. Drndic, V. Meunier, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “Anisotropic electron-photon and electron-phonon interactions in black phosphorus”, Nano Letters, 2016, 16, 2260-2267 (Link)

(37) S. Huang#, L. Liang#, X. Ling#*, A. A. Puretzky, D. B. Geohegan, B. G. Sumpter, J. Kong, V. Meunier*, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “Low-frequency interlayer Raman modes to probe interface of twisted bilayer MoS2”, Nano Letters, 2016, 16 (2), 1435-1444 (Link)

(36) S. Huang, Y. Tatsumi, X. Ling*, H. H. Guo, Z. Q. Wang, G. Watson, A. A. Puretzky, D. B. Geohegan, J. Kong, J. Li, T. Yang, R. Saito, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “In-Plane Optical Anisotropy of Layered Gallium Telluride”, ACS Nano, 2016, 10 (9), 8964-8972 (Link)

(35) L. Yu*, D. E.-Damak*, U. Radhakrishna, X. Ling, A. Zubair, Y. Lin, Y. Zhang, M. H. Chuang, Y. H. Lee, D. Antoniadia, J. Kong, A. Chandrakasan, and T. Palacios, “Design, Modeling, and Fabrication of CVD Grown MoS2 Circuits with E-Mode FETs for Large-Area Electronics”, Nano Letters, 2016, 16 (10), 6349-6356 (Link)

(34) R. Saito*, Y. Tatsumi, S. Huang, X. Ling, and M. S. Dresselhaus, “Raman spectroscopy of transition metal dichalcogenides”, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 2016, 28 (35), 353002 (Link)

(33) P. M. Das#, G. Danda#, A. Cupo#, W. M. Parkin, L. Liang, N. Kharche, X. Ling, S. Huang, M. S. Dresselhaus, V. Meunier*, and M. Drndic*, “Controlled Sculpture of Black Phosphorus Nanoribbons”, ACS Nano, 2016, 10 (6), 5687–5695 (Link)

(32) S. Huang, T. Ming, Y. Lin, X. Ling, Q. F. Ruan, T. Palacious, J. F. Wang, M. Dresselhaus*, and J. Kong*, “Ultrasmall Mode Volumes in Plasmonic Cavities of Nanoparticle-On-Mirror Structures”, 2016, Small, 12 (37), 5190-5199 (Link)


(31) X. Ling, H. Wang*, S. Huang, F. N. Xia, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “The renaissance of black phosphorus”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2015, 112 (15), 4523-4530 (Link)

(30)  X. Ling, S. Huang, S. Deng, N. Mao, J. Kong, M. S. Dresselhaus, and J. Zhang*, “Lighting up the Raman signal of molecules in the vicinity of graphene related materials”, Accounts of Chemical Research, 2015, 48 (7), 1862-1870 (Invited Review Article) (Link)

(29)  X. Ling#*, L. Liang#, S. Huang, A. A. Puretzky, D. B. Geohegan, B. G. Sumpter, J. Kong, V. Meunier*, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “Low-frequency interlayer breathing modes in few-layer black phosphorus”, Nano Letters, 2015, 15(6), 4080-4088 (Link)

(28)  S. Huang#, X. Ling#*, L. Liang, Y. Song, W. Fang, V. Meunier, J. Kong, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “Molecular selectivity of graphene-enhanced Raman scattering”, Nano Letters, 2015, 15(5), 2892-2901 (Link)

(27)  J. Lin, L. Liang, X. Ling, S. Zhang, N. Mao, N. Zhang, B. G. Sumpter, V. Meunier, L. Tong*, and J. Zhang*, “Enhanced Raman scattering on in-plane anisotropic layered materials”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2015, 137 (49), 15511-15517 (Link)

(26)  G. Akselrod, T. Ming, C. Argyropoulos, T. Hoang, Y. Lin, X. Ling, D. Smith, J. Kong, and M. Mikkelsen*, “Leveraging nanocavity harmonics for control of optical processes in 2D semiconductors”, Nano Letters, 2015, 15 (5), 3578-3584 (Link)

(25)  W. J. Fang, A. Hsu, Y. C. Shin, A. Liao, S. Huang, Y. Song, X. Ling, M. S. Dresselhaus, T. Palacios, and J. Kong*, “Application of tungsten as a carbon sink for synthesis of large-domain uniform monolayer graphene free of bilayers/multilayers”, Nanoscale, 2015, 7, 4929-4934 (Link)

(24)  S. Liu, X. Ling, C. Zhou, J. Zhang, J. Huang*, and Y. Yan*, “Combining superior surface enhanced Raman scattering and photothermal conversion in one-platform: a strategy of ill-defined gold nanoparticles”, RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 27120-27125 (Link)

(23)  A. Nourbakhsh*, A. Zubair, S. Huang, X. Ling, M. S. Dresselhaus, J. Kong, S. D. Gendt, and T. Palacios, “15-nm channel length MoS2 FETs with single-and double-gate structures”, IEEE: VLSI Technology, Hsinchu, Taiwan (2015) (Link)

(22)  L. Yu*, D. El-Damak*, S. Ha, S. Rakheja, X. Ling, J. Kong, D. Antoniadis, A. Chandrakasan, and T. Palacios, “MoS2 FET fabrication and modeling for large-scale flexible electronics”, IEEE: VLSI Technology, Hsinchu, Taiwan (2015) (Link)


(21)  X. Ling, Y.-H. Lee*, Y. Lin, W. Fang,L. Yu, M. S. Dresselhaus, and J. Kong*, “Role of seeding promoter in MoS2 growth by chemical vapor deposition”, Nano Letters, 2014, 14 (2), 464–472 (Link)

(20) X. Ling*, W. Fang, Y.-H. Lee, P. T. Araujo, X. Zhang, J. F. Rodriguez-Nieva, Y. Lin, J. Zhang, J. Kong, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “Raman enhancement effect on two-dimensional layered materials: graphene, h-BN and MoS2”, Nano Letters, 2014, 14, 3033-3040 (Link)

(19) S. Huang#, X. Ling#*, L. Liang, J. Kong, H. Terrones, V. Meunier, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, “Probing the interlayer coupling of twisted bilayer MoS2 using photoluminescence spectroscopy”, Nano Letters, 2014, 14 (10), 5500-5508 (Link)

(18) Y. Lin*, X. Ling, L. L. Yu, S. Huang, A. Hsu, Y-H. Lee, J. Kong, and M. S. Dresselhaus*, and T. Palacios*, “Dielectric screening of excitons and trions in single-layer MoS2”, Nano Letters, 2014, 14 (10), 5569-5576 (Link)

(17) L. Yu*, Y.-H. Lee, X. Ling, E. J. G. Santos, Y. C. Shin, Y. Lin, M. Dubey, E. Kaxiras, J. Kong, H. Wang*, and T. Palacios*, “Graphene-MoS2 hybrid technology for large-scale two-dimensional electronics”, Nano Letters, 2014, 14 (6), 3055-3063 (Link)

(16) C. H. Lui, A. J. Frenzel, D. V. Pilon, Y-H. Lee, X. Ling, G. M. Akselrod, J. Kong, and N. Gedik*, “Trion induced negative photoconductivity in monolayer MoS2”, Physical Review Letters, 2014, 113 (16), 166801 (Link)

(15) W. Li, A. G. Birdwell, M. Amani, R. A. Burke, X. Ling, Y. H. Lee, X. Liang*, L. Peng, C. A. Richter, J. Kong, D. J. Gundlach, and N. Nguyen*, “Broad band optical properties of large area monolayer CVD molybdenum disulfide”, Physical Review B, 2014, 90 (19), 195434 (Link)

(14) J. Wu, H. Xu, W. Mu, L. Xie, X. Ling, J. Kong, M. S. Dresselhaus, and J. Zhang*, “Observation of low-frequency combination and overtone Raman modes in misoriented graphene”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2014, 118 (7), 3636-3643 (Link)

(13) S. Deng, W. Xu, J. Wang, X. Ling, J. Wu, L. Xie, J. Kong, M. S. Dresselhaus, and J. Zhang*, “Direct measurement of the Raman enhancement factor of R6G on graphene under resonant excitation”, Nano Research, 2014, 7 (9), 1271-1279 (Link)


(12) X. Ling, J. Wu, L. Xie, and J. Zhang*, “Graphene-thickness dependent graphene enhanced Raman spectroscopy”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2013, 117 (5), 2369-2376 (Link)

(11) W. Xu, J. Xiao, Y. Chen, Y. Chen, X. Ling, and J. Zhang*, “Graphene-veiled gold substrate for surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy”, Advanced Materials, 2013, 25 (6), 928-933 (Link)

(10) Y.-H. Lee, L. Yu, H. Wang, W. Fang, X. Ling, Y. Shi, C.-T. Lin, J.-K. Huang, M.-T. Chang, C.-S. Chang, M. S. Dresselhaus, T. Palacios, L.-J. Li*, and J. Kong*, “Synthesis and transfer of single-layer transition metal disulfides on diverse surfaces”, Nano Letters, 2013, 13, 1852-1857 (Link)

Before 2012

(9) X. Ling, J. Wu, W. Xu, and J. Zhang*, “Probing the effect of molecular orientation on the intensity of chemical enhancement using graphene enhanced Raman spectroscopy”, Small, 2012, 8 (9), 1365-1372 (Link)

(8) X. Ling, L. G. Moura, M. A. Pimenta, and J. Zhang*, “Charge transfer in graphene enhanced Raman scattering”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2012, 116 (47), 25112-25118 (Link)

(7) X. Ling, and J. Zhang, “Investigation of the adsorption behavior of PbPc on graphene by Raman spectroscopy”, Acta Physico-Chimica Sinica, 2012, 28 (10), 2355-2362 (Link)

(6) W. Xu, X. Ling, J. Xiao, M. S. Dresselhaus, J. Kong, H. Xu, Z. Liu, and J. Zhang*, “Surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy on a flat graphene surface”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2012, 109 (24), 9281-9286 (Link)

(5) X. Ling, and J. Zhang*, “Interference phenomenon in graphene-enhanced Raman scattering”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2011, 115, 2835-2840 (Link)

(4) X. Ling, and J. Zhang*, “First-layer effect in graphene-enhanced Raman scattering”, Small, 2010, 6 (18), 2020-2025 (Link)

(3) X. Ling, L. Xie, Y. Fang, H. Xu, H. Zhang, J. Kong, M. S. Dresselhaus, J. Zhang*, and Z. Liu*, “Can graphene be used as a substrate for Raman enhancement?”, Nano Letters, 2010, 10 (2), 553-561 (Link)

(2) L. Xie, X. Ling, Y. Fang, J. Zhang*, and Z. Liu*, “Graphene as a substrate to suppress fluorescence in resonance Raman spectroscopy”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2009, 131, 9890-9891 (Link)

(1) B. Gao, L. Jiang, X. Ling, J. Zhang*, and Z. Liu*, “Chirality-dependent Raman frequency variation of single-walled carbon nanotubes under uniaxial strain”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2008, 112 (51), 20123-20125 (Link)


Book Chapters 

(1) X. Ling, S. Huang, J. Kong, and M. S. Dresselhaus, “Graphene-Enhanced Raman Scattering (GERS): Chemical Effect” Chapter 15, 415-449 (World Scientific Europe), 2018 (Link), Book category: (Link)