We thank the following organizations for financial support of these works:


                    ACS Petroleum Research Fund                 

National Science Foundation

Baylor University


Representative Publications

 B. Birmingham, J. Yuan, M. Filez, D. Fu, J. Hu, J. Lou, M.O. Scully, B.M. Weckhuysen, Z. Zhang, Spatially-Resolved Photoluminescence of Monolayer MoS2 under Controlled Environment for Ambient Optoelectronic Applications,  ACS Appl. Nano Mater.20181 (11), pp 6226–6235

B. Birmingham, Z. Liege, N. Larson, W. Lu, K.T. Park, Lee, H.H. Lee, D.V. Voronine, M.O. Scully and Z. Zhang, Probing Interaction between Individual Submonolayer Nanoislands and Bulk MoS2Using Ambient TERS, J. Phys.Chem. C 2018 122(5) 2753-2760

K. Zhu, Y. Xia, M. Tang, Z. Wang, J. Bryan; I. Lyubinetsky, Q. Ge, Z. Dohnálek, K. T. Park, Z. Zhang, Tracking Site-Specific C-C Coupling of Formaldehyde Molecules on Rutile TiO2(110), J. Phys. Chem. C,  2015, 119 (25), pp 14267–14272

Z. Zhang, M. Tang, Z. Wang, Z. Ke, Y. Xia, K. T. Park, I. Lyubinetsky, Z. Dohnálek, and Q. Ge, Imaging of Formaldehyde Adsorption and Diffusion on TiO2(110), Top. Catal. 58(2-3) 103-113


Y. Xia, K. Zhu, T.C. Kaspar, Y. Du, B. Birmingham, K. Park, Z. Zhang, Atomic Structure of the Anatase TiO2(001) Surface, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 4 (2013) 2958−2963

Z. Zhang, Y. Yoon, X. Lin, D. Acharya, B. D. Kay, R Rousseau, Z. Dohnálek, OH Group Dynamics of 1, 3-propanediol on TiO2(110), J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 3 (2012) 3257-3263

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Y. Xia, B. Zhang, J. Ye, Q. Ge, Z. Zhang, Acetone-Assisted Oxygen Vacancy Diffusion on TiO2(110), J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 3 (2012) 2970-2974

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Z. Zhang, J. Gong, B. D. Kay, J. M. White, and Z. Dohnalek, Rotation of Octanol on TiO2(110),J. Am.Chem. Soc.131 (2009)17926 


Z. Zhang, Y. Du, G. Kimmel, N. Petrik, Z. Dohnalek and I. Lyubinetsky, Imaging Reactions between O2 and OH on Partially and Fully Hydroxylated TiO2 (110) Surfaces,J. Phys. Chem. C, 113 (2009) 1908


Z. Zhang, R Rousseau, J. Gong, S-C Li, J. M. White, B. D. Kay, and Z. Dohnalek, Vacancy AssistedDiffusion of Alkoxy Species on Rutile TiO2(110), Phys. Rev. Lett. 101 (2008) 156103


Z. Zhang, Q. Ge, S. Li, B. D. Kay, J. M. White, and Z. Dohnalek, Imaging Intrinsic Diffusion of bridgebonded oxygen vacancies on TiO2(110), Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, (2007) 126105


Z. Zhang, O. Bondarchuk, B.D. Kay, J. M. White and Z. Dohnalek, Direct visualization of 2-butanoladsorption and dissociation on TiO2(110), J. Phys. Chem. C 111 (2007) 3021


Z. Zhang, O. Bondarchuk, B. D. Kay, J. M. White and Z. Dohnalek, Imaging water dissociation on TiO2(110): Evidence for inequivalent geminate OH groups, J. Phys. Chem. B, Journal Cover, 110 (2006) 21840


 Z. Zhang, O. Bondarchuk, J. M. White, B. D. Kay and Z. Dohnalek, Imaging adsorbate O-H bond cleavage: Methanol on TiO2(110), J. Am. Chem. Soc. 128 (2006) 4198


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