News and events:

2019

  • 2019.03 : Group members attended the APS and DPG Meeting. (image)
  • 2019.03 : Prof. Jiang gave a "Yuelu Lecture" in Hunan University. hnu news
  • 2019.03 : Our joint work was published in Nature Communications. Congratulations, Zhichang!
  • 2019.02 : Prof. Jiang was awarded "The leading innovative talent in the science and technology(“万人计划”科技创新领军人才)" by Central Chinese Government. see attached file.
  • 2019.02 : Our work on ion hydrate was selected as "2018 Top-ten Science Advances of China". pku news
  • 2019.01 : Prof. Martin Wenderoth from University of Göttingen visited our lab.

    2018

  • 2018.12 : Our review work "Recent Advances In Ultrafast Time-Resolved Scanning Tunneling Microscopy" was published in Surface Review and Letters.
  • 2018.09 : Prof. Jiang received "Award for Excellent Teaching" by Peking University. see attached file.
  • 2018.10 : Prof. Ulrike Diebold, from TU Wien, Vienna, Austria, has visited our lab. see pictures
  • 2018.09 : Jing Guo was awarded the Springer Thesis prize for her outstanding Ph.D. thesis "High Resolution Imaging, Spectroscopy and Nuclear Quantum Effects of Interfacial Water". link, pku news
  • 2018.07 : Professor Jiang was invited to a mini-workshop ("Properties of Water at Molecular Scale") co-organized by Andre Geim and Vladimir Falko in National Graphene Institute of Manchester. see photos
  • 2018.06 : Zhichang Wang finished his Ph.D thesis defense and will join Diebold group as a Postdoctoral researcher. see picture
  • 2018.06 : Jing Guo joined the College of Chemistry in Beijing Normal University as a full Professor.
  • 2018.05 : Professor Jiang wins the 2018 Tan Kah Kee Young Scientist Award. link, pku news, pku news(english edition)
  • 2018.05 : Our review work "Research advances in investigating nuclear quantum effects of water" was published in Chinese Science Bulletin.
  • 2018.05 : Our paper "The effect of hydration number on the interfacial transport of sodium ions" was published by Nature. pku news, pku news(english edition), Nature Review Chemisty, Chinese Science Bulletin
  • 2018.03 : Professor Jiang was invited to 255th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  • 2018.03 : Jinbo was awarded Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers. link
  • 2018.03 : Our joint work was published in Nano Letters. Congratulations, Runze!
  • 2018.02 : Our joint work was published in Advanced Materials. Congratulations, Zhichang!
  • 2018.01 : Our paper "Weakly perturbative imaging of interfacial water with submolecular resolution by atomic force microscopy" was published by Nature Communication. pku news, pku news(english edition), Chinese Science Bulletin
  • 2017

  • 2017.12 : Chaoyu Guo finished the Phd thesis defense and will continue his research as a postdoctor. see pictures
  • 2017.12 : Our review article "Atomic-scale investigation of nuclear quantum effects of surface water: Experiments and theory" was published by Progress in Surface Science. pku news
  • 2017.11 : Prof. Jiang was invited to join the Editorial Advisory Board of Advanced Quantum Technologies, the newest member of the Advanced journal family published by Wiley.
  • 2017.11 : Ke Bian went to Jörg Wrachtrup group as a visiting student for further research in NV-based SPM.
  • 2017.10 : Prof. Yang Shao-Horn, from MIT, has visited our lab.
  • 2017.09 : Runze Ma has won the Poster Award in the 20th international conference on Non-Contact Atomic Force Microscopy. see pictures
  • 2017.09 : Dr. Leo Gross, from the IBM Research - Zurich Laboratory, has visited our lab. see pictures
  • 2017.09 : Our review article "Recent advances in inelastic electron tunneling spectroscopy" was published by Advances in Physics: X.
  • 2017.08 : Prof. Jiang was granted the "National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars". link, pku news
  • 2017.07 : Prof. Jiang was invited as the Keynote speaker in OCPA-9 (The 9th Joint Meeting of Chinese Physicists Worldwide). link
  • 2017.07 : Our article "Argon Plasma Induced Phase Transition in Monolayer MoS2" was published by J. Am. Chem. Soc..
  • 2017.06 : Prof. Jiang was awarded the Physics Colloquium Speaker of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. see pictures
  • 2017.06 : Prof. Jiang was invited as the Keynote speaker in ICAVS-9 (The 9th International Conference on Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy). link
  • 2017.06 : Jinbo Peng finished the Phd thesis defense, congratulations! see pictures
  • 2017.04 : Prof. Jiang was selected in "Cheung Kong Young Scholar Program". link, pku news
  • 2017.01 : Our paper "Atomic-scale imaging of the dissolution of NaCl islands by water at low temperature" was published by Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. see JPhys+
  • 2017.01 : A nice story: The Dancing of the Water——A Record of the Series of "Nuclear Quantum Effects of the Water". pku news
  • 2017.01 : Our work in the nuclear quantum effects of water is elected as one of Top 10 Progresses of Science and Technology of China in 2016. pku news
  • 2016

  • 2016.11 : There is an interview of our lab by Physics World (the member magazine of the Institute of Physics), which was founded by the current editor-in-chief of Nature (Philip Campbell). link of the interview
  • 2016.10 : Our paper "Perspective: Structure and dynamics of water at surfaces probed by scanning tunneling microscopy and spectroscopy" was published by Journal of Chemical Physics. pkunews
  • 2016.10 : Jinbo and Prof. Jiang attended the 15th International Workshop on Dynamics, Interactions and Electronic Transitions at Surfaces (DIET-15) where Prof. Jiang gave an invitation report. see pictures
  • 2016.10 : Jinbo won the National Scholarship and Chaoyu, Zhichang the Special Scholarship. Congratulations!
  • 2016.09 : Prof. Harald Fuchs, from University of Münster, Germany, has visited our lab. see pictures
  • 2016.09 : Jinbo, Chaoyu, Zhichang, and Prof. Jiang attended the CPS Fall Meeting 2016. Prof. Jiang served as the caller of the “Surface and Low-dimensional Physics” division. see pictures
  • 2016.09 : Prof. Jiang was granted the Key Project (重点项目,310万) of National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC). link
  • 2016.08.19 : Jing Guo was elected for the first "Postdoctoral Innovative Personnel Support Program" (首届“博士后创新人才支持计划”). link
  • 2016.06.03 : Jing Guo (see picture) and Xiangzhi Meng (see picture) finished the Phd thesis defense, congratulations!
  • 2016.06.02 : Zeren Lin and Mingcheng Liang finished the undergraudate thesis defense, congratulations!
  • 2016.06:Jing Guo won the grand prize, Jinbo Peng and Chao Yu won the third prize in the twelfth Graduate Academic Forum of "Zhong Shengbiao education fund" (第十一届“钟盛标教育基金”研究生学术论坛).
  • 2016.03 : Our paper"Nuclear quantum effects of hydrogen bonds probed by tip-enhanced inelastic electron tunneling" was accepted by Science. Congratulations! pkunews
  • 2016.03 : Jinbo Peng obtained addmission to attend 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting. pkunews
  • 2016.03 : Prof. Jiang and Jinbo Peng attended APS march meeting. Prof Jiang gave an invited talk on Session P31: Water at Interfaces: From Spectroscopy Techniques to Computer Simulations.
  • 2015

  • 2015.11 : Prof. Hiroshi Okuyama, from Kyoto University, Japan, visited our lab.
  • 2015.11 : Prof. An-Ping Li, from Oak Rdige National Laboratory, USA, visited our lab.
  • 2015.9 : Jinbo peng and Chaoyu Guo attended CPS in Jilin University.
  • 2015.9 : Jing Guo won the first prize of poster competetion at 18th international conference on nc-AFM . (image)
  • 2015.6 : Jing Guo attended the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting. (image)
  • 2015.7:Our new LT-STM/AFM system has finished installation and passed acceptance.
  • 2015.6:Nikki Fowler of The University of Liverpool visited our group for two weeks.
  • 2014.5:Our group member Xiangzhi Meng won the first prize and Jing Guo,Jinbo Peng and Chaoyu Guo won the third prize in the eleventh Graduate Academic Forum of "Zhong Shengbiao education fund" (第十一届“钟盛标教育基金”研究生学术论坛).
  • 2015.4Jing Guo passed through interview of 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.
  • 2015.4A research feature of our recent Nature Physics paper was just published in Phys.org. (PDF)
  • 2015.3:Our image of "Visualizing an ice nanocluster" was posted in the 2015 APS March meeting image gallery.
  • 2015.2:Our paper“Direct visualization of concerted proton tunnelling in a water nanocluster” was report by Nature Physics and PKU.
  • 2015.2: Our paper“Direct visualization of concerted proton tunnelling in a water nanocluster” was published in Nature Physics. Congratulations!
  • 2014

  • 2014.10: Prof. Ying Jiang was invited to join the editorial board of Chemical Physics. Congratulations!
  • 2014.9: Our group member Jing Guo got the first prize in the communication conference of PH.D students from the Collaborative Innovation Center of Quantumn Materials (量子物质科学协同创新中心).
  • 2014.8: Prof. Chih-Kang Shih,from the University of Texas at Austin, USA, visited our lab.
  • 2014.8: Prof.Jiang and Jing Guo give a talk in the Chinese Chemistry Society of 2014. Meanwhile, Xiangzhi Meng's and Jinbo Peng's posters were awarded with the "Best Poster".
  • 2014.6: As a representive of the teachers, Prof. Jiang gave a speech at the commencement.
  • 2014.6:Dr. Andreas Heinrich from IBM visited our lab.
  • 2014.6:Our paper “An unconventional bilayer ice structure on a NaCl(001) film” is reported by AsianScientist with a title “How Ice Forms On Salt”.
  • 2014.6:Jiming Sheng, Ke Bian and Runze Ma finished their undergraduate theses in our group. Congratulations!
  • 2014.6:Our paper “An unconventional bilayer ice structure on a NaCl(001) film” published in Nature Communications is reported by Peking University.
  • 2014.5:Our new paper “An unconventional bilayer ice structure on a NaCl(001) film” is published in Nature Communications. Congratulations!
  • 2014.5:Our group member Jing Guo won the first prize and Xiangzhi Meng won the third prize in the tenth Graduate Academic Forum of "Zhong Shengbiao education fund" (第十届“钟盛标教育基金”研究生学术论坛). Congratulations!
  • 2014.4:Prof. Jiang won the best oral presentation award in the 9th “Ge Zhi” Young Scholars' Forum (第九届“格致”青年学者论坛).Congnratulations!
  • 2014.4:Prof. Dr. Karina Morgenstern and Prof.Dr. Mischa Bonn visited our lab.
  • 2014.4:Prof. Jiang was invited to give a plenary talk “Visualization of the proton tunneling in cyclic ice nanoclusters” in the International Conference on Water Sciences, Beijing, April 14-17, 2014.
  • 2014.1: Our paper "Real-space imaging of interfacial water with submolecular resolution" published in Nature Materials was reported by CCTV and The People's Daily.
  • 2014.1: Our paper "Real-space imaging of interfacial water with submolecular resolution" was published online in Nature Materials. (Link)
  • 2014.1: Prof. Andrew Hodgson from University of Liverpool was taking a visit to our Lab and ICQM.
  • 2013

  • 2013.11: Our paper "Real-space imaging of interfacial water with submolecular resolution" was accepted for publication in Nature Materials.
  • 2013.11: Prof. Richard E Palmer,from the University of Birmingham, UK, visited our lab.
  • 2013.10: Prof. James G. Anderson, from Harvard University,visited our lab.
  • 2013.9: Prof.Jiang was invited to give a talk for the 1st National Symposium on Surface Physical Chemistry. Huangshan, China, 2013.10.
  • 2013.9: Our group member Jing Guo got the Best Poster Award in the Fall Meeting of Chinese Physical Society, 2013. Congratulations!
  • 2013.9: Prof.Jiang was invited to give a talk for the Chinese Physical Society Fall Meeting. Xiamen, China, 2013.9.
  • 2013.9: Prof. Hidemi Shigekawa from University of Tsukuba (Japan) and Dr. Sebastian Loth from University of Hamburg(Germany) visited our lab.
  • 2013.9: Zhichang Wang joined our group as a Ph.D student.Welcome!
  • 2013.7: Our home-made LT-STM has been built up and is taken a test.(Link
  • 2013.9: Prof.Jiang was invited to give a talk for the meeting——Forum of Frontiers of Science & Technology: Basic Research of Water Science. Beijing, China, 2013.6.
  • 2013.5:The Party committee secretary of Peking University, Shanlu Zhu(朱善璐), visited our lab.
  • 2013.3:The associate Minister of Education of China, Zhanyu Du(杜占元), visited our lab.
  • 2012

  • 2012.11: Our recent work published in Nature chemistry was highlighted in the front page of CAS website. (Link1,Link2)
  • 2012.11: Our new paper titled  “Electronically Nonalloyed State of a Statistical Single Atomic Layer Semiconductor Alloy”was published in Nano Lett. (Link)
  • 2012.10: Our new system (Createc LT-STM/AFM) was installed and tested. (Link)
  • 2012.10: Our new paper titled "Submolecular control, spectroscopy, and imaging of bond-selective chemistry in single molecules” was published in Nature Chemistry. (Link)
  • 2012.9:Jiming Sheng joined our group as an undergraduate researcher.
  • 2012.9:Jinbo Peng joined our group as a PH.D student.
  • 2012.8:Prof.Jiang was selected as the Excellent Young Talent for the national "Ten Thousand Talents Plan“(国家”万人计划“青年拔尖人才).
  • 2012.5:Jinbo Peng finished his graduation thesis in PKU.
  • 2012.4:The portable ultra-high-vacuum system was set up.
  • 2011

  • 2011.12:Our new system (Createc LT-STM/AFM) will be delivered by Dec. 2011.
  • 2011.8:Our Science paper was highlighted in Nature Nanotechnology and Science. (link1) (link2)
  • 2011.8:Our Science paper was reported in News on Web of Peking University. (link)
  • 2011.7:Our new paper titled "Real-space imaging of Kondo screening in a two-dimensional O2 lattice" was published in Science (2011).
  • 2011.5:Our new paper titled "Spatial imaging of individual vibronic states in the interior of single molecules" was published in J. Chem. Phys. (2011).
  • 2011.4:Our new paper titled "Symmetry-dependent screening of surface plasmons in ultrathin supported films: The case of Al/Si(111)" was published in Phys. Rev. B (2011).