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Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

*corresponding author, ‡ undergraduate, #RET,high school student

Publications after joining Boise State

77. Ma, Z. Fu, Y. Fan, H. Li, Z.-F. Ma, W. Jiang, G. Han, H. Ben, H. Xiong*, “Synergistic Interface and Structural Engineering for High Initial Coulombic Efficiency and Stable Sodium Storage in Metal Sulfides”, Chemical Science, ASAP, 10.1039/D4SC02587C.


76. Olsen, W.-Y. Chen, M. L. Lau, C. Koroni, C. Yang, M. A. Muntaha, S. Pooley, Z. Shang, D. Hou, L. Wang, M. Long, J. Wharry*, H. Xiong*, “Mechanisms of Ion Irradiation Induced Ordering in Amorphous TiO2 Nanotubes: Effects of Ion Mass and Energy”, Journal of Nuclear Materials, ASAP,

75. Gabriel, Z. Wang, V. V. Singh, K. Graff, J. Liu, C. Koroni, D. Hou, D. Schwartz, C. Li, J. Liu, X. Guo, N. C. Osti,*, S. P. Ong,*, H. Xiong*, “Influence of Interlayer Cation Ordering on Na Transport in P2-type Na0.67-xLiy Ni0.33-zMn0.67+zO2 for Sodium-Ion Batteries” (Front Cover), Journal of the American Chemical Society, ASAP, 10.1021/jacs.4c00869.

74. Xia D, Jeong H, Hou D, Tao L, Li T, Knight K, Hu A, Kamphaus EP, Nordlund D, Sainio S, Liu Y, Morris JR, Xu W, Huang H, Li L, Xiong H, Cheng L, Lin F*. Self-terminating, heterogeneous solid–electrolyte interphase enables reversible Li–ether cointercalation in graphite anodes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2024, 121(5):e2313096121.

73. Koroni C, Dixon K, Barnes P, Hou D, Landsberg L,‡ Wang Z, Grbic’ G, Pooley S,‡ Frisone S,# Olsen T, Muenzer A,‡ Nguyen D,‡ Bernal B, Xiong H* Morphology and Crystallinity Effects of Nanochanneled Niobium Oxide Electrodes for Na-Ion Batteries. ACS Nanoscience Au, 2023, 4, 1, 76-84. pdf

72. Olsen T, Koroni C, Liu Y, Russell JA, Wharry JP,* Xiong H* Radiation effects on materials for electrochemical energy storage systems. (Invited Review, Front Cover) Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2023, 25(45):30761–30784. pdf

71. Efaw CM, Wu Q, Gao N, Zhang Y, Zhu H, Gering K, Hurley MF, Xiong H, Hu E, Cao X, Xu W, Zhang J-G, Dufek EJ, Xiao J, Yang X-Q, Liu J, Qi Y, Li B  Localized high-concentration electrolytes get more localized through micelle-like structures. Nature Materials, 2023, 22(12):1531–1539. pdf

70. Wiederrecht GP, Bachelot R, Xiong H, Termentzidis K, Nominé A, Huang J, Kamat PV, Rozhkova EA, Sumant A, Ostraat M, Jain PK, Heckle C, Li J, Pupek KZ Nanomaterials and Sustainability. ACS Energy Letters, 2023, 8(8):3443–3449. pdf

69. Park J, Ku K, Gim J, Son S, Jeong H, Cheng L, Iddir H, Hou D, Xiong H, Liu Y, Lee E, Johnson C  Multifunctional Effect of Fe Substitution in Na Layered Cathode Materials for Enhanced Storage Stability. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2023, 15(32):38454–38462. pdf

68. Tao L, Russell JA, Xia D, Ma B, Hwang S, Yang Z, Hu A, Zhang Y, Sittisomwong P, Yu D, Deck PA, Madsen LA, Huang H, Xiong H, Bai P, Xu K, Lin F  Reversible Switch in Charge Storage Enabled by Selective Ion Transport in Solid Electrolyte Interphase. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2023, 145(30):16538–16547. pdf


67. Gabriel, E.; Graff, K.; Hou, D.; Conrado,‡ A.; Xiong, H.* “Heterostructure engineering in electrode materials for sodium ion batteries: recent progress and perspectives” (Invited Perspective), eScience, 2023, 100139. pdf

66. May, J.; Koirala, D.; Dalbec, F.; Russell, J.; Xiong, H.; Echeverria, E.; McIlroy, D.N. and  Cheng I.F.* “Superhydrophilicity and Antifouling Behavior in Electrochemically Oxidized Nanocrystalline Pseudographite“, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2023, 62(17), 6687–6696.

65. Zhou, X.; Stan, L.; Hou, D.; Jin, Y.; Xiong, H.;  Zhu, L.; and Liu, Y.* ” Operando study of mechanical integrity of high-volume expansion Li-ion battery anode materials coated by Al2O3“. Nanotechnology, 2023, 34, 235705.

64. Ma, C.*; Hou, D.; Jiang, J.; Fan, Y.; Li, X.; Li, T.; Ma, Z.-F.; Ben, H.; Xiong, H.* “Elucidating the Synergic Effect in Nanoscale MoS2/TiO2 Heterointerface for Na-Ion Storage“. Advanced Science, 2022, 2204837. pdf

63. Koroni, C.; Olsen, T.; Wharry, J.P.*; Xiong, H.* “Irradiation-Induced Amorphous-to-Crystalline Phase Transformations in Ceramic Materials“. Materials, 202215, 5924.  (Invited Perspective, Editor’s Choice) pdf

62. Wang, A.C. Thenuwara, J. Luo, P.P. Shetty, M.T. McDowell, H. Zhu, S. Posada-Pérez, H. Xiong*, G. Hautier* & W. Li* “Extending the low-temperature operation of sodium metal batteries combining linear and cyclic ether-based electrolyte solutions”, Nature Communications2022, 13, 4934. pdf

61. P. Barnes, Y. Zuo, K. Dixon, D. Hou, S. Lee, Z. Ma, J. G. Connell, H. Zhou, C. Deng, K. A. Smith, E. Gabriel, O. O. Maryon, P. H. Davis, H. Zhu, Y. Du, J. Qi, Z. Zhu, C. Chen, Z. Zhu, Y. Zhou, A. E. Weltner, D. Schwartz, P. J. Simmonds, S. P. Ong,* and H. Xiong* “Electrochemically-Induced Amorphous to Rock Salt Phase Transformation in Niobium Oxide Electrodes for Li-Ion Batteries”, Nature Materials, 2022, 21, 795-803. pdf

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60. E. Gabriel, D. Hou, E. Lee & H Xiong* “Multiphase Layered Transition Metal Oxide Positive Electrodes for Sodium Ion Batteries”, Energy Science & Engineering, 2022,10: 1672- 1705, (Invited Review). 

59. Hou, E. Gabriel, K. Graff, T. Li, Y. Ren, Z. Wang, Y. Liu & H. Xiong* “Thermal Dynamics of P2-Na0.67Ni0.33Mn0.67O2 Cathode Materials for Sodium Ion Batteries Studied by In Situ Analysis”, Journal of Materials Research, 2022, 37, 1156–1163. pdf


58. Yang, T. Olsen, L. M. Lau, K. A. Smith, K. Hattar, A. Sen, Y. Wu, D. Hou, B. Narayanan, M. Long, J. Wharry* & H Xiong* “In Situ Ion Irradiation of Amorphous TiO2 Nanotubes”, Journal of Materials Research, 2022, 37, 1144–1155. pdf

Amorphous TiO2 and Anatase TiO2

57. K Liu, Y Xie, Z Yang, HK Kim, TL Dzwiniel, J Yang, H Xiong, C Liao “Design of a Single-Ion Conducting Polymer Electrolyte for Sodium-Ion Batteries”, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 2021, 168, 160543. pdf

56. H. Zhu, J. A. Russell, Z. Fang, P. Barnes, L. Li, C. M. Efaw, A. Muenzer,‡  J. May, K. Hamal, I. F. Cheng, P. H. Davis, E. J. Dufek* & H. Xiong* “A Comparison of Solid Electrolyte Interphase Formation and Evolution on Highly Oriented Pyrolytic and Disordered Graphite Negative Electrodes in Lithium-Ion Batteries“, Small, 2021, 2105292. pdf

55. D. Hou, D. Xia, E. Gabriel, J. A. Russell, K. Graff, Y. Ren, C.-J. Sun, F. Lin*, Y. Liu*, and H. Xiong* “Role of Lithium Doping in P2-Na0.67Ni0.33Mn0.67O2 for Sodium-Ion BatteriesACS Energy Letters, 2021, 6, 4023–4054 (Invited Review, Featured Front Cover). pdf


54. Y. Xie, E. Gabriel, L. Fan, I. Hwang, X. Li, H. Zhu, Y. Ren, C.-J. Sun, J. Pipkin, M. Dustin, M. Li, Z. Chen*, E. Lee*, & H. Xiong* “Role of Lithium Doping in P2-Na0.67Ni0.33Mn0.67O2 for Sodium-Ion Batteries.Chemistry of Materials, 2021, 33(12), 4445–4455. pdf


53. C. Deng, E. Gabriel, P. Skinner, S. Lee, P. Barnes, C. Ma, J. Gim, M. L. Lau, E. Lee, and H. Xiong* “Origins of Irreversibility in Layered NaNixFeyMnzO2 Cathode Materials for Sodium Ion Batteries“, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2020, 12, 46, 51397–51408. pdf

52. C. Ma, Y. Hou, K. Jiang, L. Zhao, T. Olsen, Y. Fan, J. Jiang, Z. Xu, Z.-F. Ma, D. Legut, H. Xiong, X.-Z. Yuan “In situ cross-linking construction of 3D mesoporous bimetallic phosphide-in-carbon superstructure with atomic interface toward enhanced sodium ion storage performance“, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2021, 413, 127449. pdf

51. T. Pandhi, C. Cornwell, K. Fujimoto, P. Barnes, J. Cox, H. Xiong, P.H. Davis, H. Subbaraman, J. E. Koehne, D. Estrada “Fully inkjet-printed multilayered graphene-based flexible electrodes for repeatable electrochemical response“, RSC Advances, 2020, 10 (63), 38205-38219. pdf

50. C. R. Ma, Z. Xu, J. Jiang, Z.-F. Ma, T. Olsen, H. Xiong*, S. Wang* and X.-Z. Yuan* “Tailored nanoscale interface in a hierarchical carbon nanotube supported MoS 2@ MoO 2-C electrode toward high performance sodium ion storage“, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2020, 8, 11011-11018. pdf

49. J. Deng, M. L. Lau, C. R. Ma, P. Skinner, Y. Z. Liu, W. Xu, H. Zhou, X. Zhang, D. Wu, Y.D. Yin, Y. Ren, J. Perez, D. Jaramillo, P. Barnes, D. Hou, M. Dahl, B. Williford, M. Dahl, C. Zheng and H. Xiong* “A mechanistic study of mesoporous TiO2 nanoparticle negative electrode materials with varying crystallinity for lithium ion batteries“, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2020, 8, 3333-3343. pdf

48. M. Efaw, J. L. Vandegrift, M. Reynolds, B. J. Jaques, H. Hu, H. Xiong, and M. F. Hurley ” Characterization of zirconium oxides part II: New insights on the growth of zirconia revealed through complementary high-resolution mapping techniques“, Corrosion Science, 2020, 167, 108491. pdf

47. R. Ma, H. Yang, Z. Xu, Z. Fu, Y. Xie, H. Zhang, M. Hong, Z.-F. Ma, H. Xiong* and X.-Z. Yuan* ” Insights into High Capacity and Ultrastable Carbonaceous Anodes for Potassium-Ion Storage via Hierarchical Heterostructure“, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2020, 8, 2836-2842. pdf

46. P. Barnes, K. Smith, R. Parrish, C. Jones, P. Skinner, E. Storch, Q. White, C. J. Deng, D. Karsann, M. L. Lau,  J. J. Dumais, E. Dufek, and H. Xiong* “A non-aqueous sodium hexafluorophosphate-based electrolyte degradation study: formation and mitigation of hydrofluoric acid”, Journal of Power Sources, 2020, 447, 227363. pdf

45. M. Efaw, J. L. Vandegrift, M. Reynolds, S. McMurdie, B. J. Jaques, H. Hu, H. Xiong, and M. F. Hurley “Characterization of zirconium oxides part I: Raman mapping and spectral feature analysis“, Nuclear Materials and Energy, 2019, 21, 100707. pdf

44. A. Smith, A. I. Savva, K. Y. S. Mao, Y. Q. Wang, D. A. Tenne, D. Chen, Y. Z. Liu, P. Barnes, C. J. Deng, D. P. Butt, J. P. Wharry, and H. Xiong* “Effect of proton irradiation on anatase TiO2 nanotube anodes for lithium-ion batteries“, J. Mater. Sci., 201954, 13221-13235. pdf

Highlighted in October Editor’s pick

43. J. Deng, C. R. Ma, M. L. Lau, P. Skinner, Y. Z. Liu, W. Xu, H. Zhou, Y. Ren, Y. D. Yin, B. Williford, M. Dahl, and H. Xiong* “Amorphous and crystalline TiO2 nanoparticle negative electrodes for sodium-ion batteries“, Electrochimica Acta, 2019, 321, 134723. pdf

42. Ma, C.; Li, X.; Deng, C.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Lee, S.; Liao, X.; He, Y.; Ma, Z.; Xiong, H.* “Coaxial Carbon Nanotube Supported TiO2@MoO2@Carbon Core–Shell Anode for Ultrafast and High-Capacity Sodium Ion Storage”, ACS Nano 2019, 13, 1, 671–680. pdf

Cycle Number Chart

41. Ma, C.; Deng, C.; Liao, X.; He, Y.; Ma, Z.; Xiong, H.* “Urchin-like MoP Nanocrystals Embedded in N-Doped Carbon as High Rate Lithium Ion Battery Anode“, ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2018, 1, 12, 7140–7145. pdf

Nanocrystals Embedded in N‑Doped Carbon

40. C. Deng, P. Skinner,‡ Y. Liu, M. Sun, W. Tong, C. Ma, M. Lau,‡ R. Hunt,‡ P. Barnes, J. Xu,* and H. Xiong* “Li-Substituted Layered Spinel Cathode Material for Sodium Ion Batteries“, Chem. Mater., 2018, 30, 22, 8145–8154. pdf

Cycle Number 2 Chart

39. Ma, C.; Deng, C.; Liao, X.; He, Y.; Ma, Z.*; Xiong, H.* “Nitrogen and Phosphorus Codoped Porous Carbon Framework as Anode Material for High Rate Lithium-Ion Batteries“, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10, 43, 36969–36975. pdf

Nitrogen and Phosphorus Codoped Porous Carbon

38. Ma, C.; Fu, Z.; Deng, C.; Liao, X.; He, Y.; Ma, Z.*; Xiong, H.* “Carbon-coated FeP nanoparticles anchored on carbon nanotube networks as an anode for long-life sodium-ion storage“, Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 11348-11351. pdf

Carbon-coated FeP nanoparticles

37. A. I. Savva, K. Smith, M. Lawson, S. R. Croft‡, A. E. Weltner‡, C. D. Jones‡, H. Bull#, P. J. Simmonds, L. Li and H. C. Xiong*, “Defect Generation in TiO2 Nanotube Anodes via Heat Treatment in Various Atmospheres for Lithium-Ion Batteries “, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2018, 20, 22537-22546. pdf

Defect Generation in TiO2 Nanotube

*Highlighted by PCCP Editors and featured in 2018 HOT articles collection 

36. Barnes, P.; Savva, A.; Dixon K.‡ ; Bull, H.#; Rill, L.‡ ; Karsann, D.‡ ; Croft, S.‡ ; Schimpf, J.‡  and H. Xiong* “Electropolishing valve metals with a sulfuric acid-methanol electrolyte at low temperature“, Surface & Coatings Technology, 2018347, 150–156. pdf

Electropolishing valve metals

35.  Smith, K.; Savva, A.; Wu, Y.; Tenne, D.; Butt, D.P.; Wharry, J. P.* and Xiong, H.* “Effects of intermediate energy heavy-ion irradiation on the microstructure of rutile TiO2 single crystal” Journal of the American Ceramic Society2018, 101 (9), 4357 – 4366. pdf

Effects of intermediate energy

34. Deng, C; Lau, M‡; Barkholtz, H.M.; Xu, H.; Parrish, R.‡; Xu, M.; Xu, T.; Liu, Y.; Wang, H.; Connell, J.G.; Smith, K.A.; Xiong, H.* “Amorphous boron nanorod as an anode material for lithium-ion batteries at room temperature” Nanoscale2017, 9, 10757-10763. pdf

Amorphous boron nanorod

33. Smith, K.; Savva, A.; Deng C.; Wharry, J. P.; Hwang, S.; Su, D.; Wang, Y.; Gong, J.; Xu, T.; Butt, D.P.; Xiong, H.* “Effects of Proton Irradiation on Structural and Electrochemical Charge Storage Properties of TiO2 Nanotube Electrode for Lithium-ion Batteries” Journal of Materials Chemistry A2017, 5, 11815-11824. pdf (This article is part of the themed collection: Journal of Materials Chemistry A Emerging Investigators)

Effects of Proton Irradiation

32. Smith, K.; Parrish, R.‡; Wei, W.; Liu, Y.; Li, T.; Hu, Y. H.; Xiong, H.* “Disordered 3D Multi-layer Graphene Anode Material from CO2 for Sodium-Ion Batteries” ChemSusChem2016, 9, 1397 – 1402. pdf

“Disordered 3D Multi-layer Graphene Anode

31. Shakourian-Fard, M.; Kamath, G.; Smith, K.; Xiong, H. & Sankaranarayanan, S. K. R. S. “Trends in Na-Ion Solvation with Alkyl-Carbonate Electrolytes for Sodium-Ion Batteries: Insights from First-Principles Calculations” J. Phys. Chem. C2015, 119, 22747 – 22759. pdf

Trends in Na-Ion Solvation

30.  Zhang, J.; Rowland, C.; Liu, Y.; Xiong, H.; Kwon, S.; Shevchenko; Schaller, R.D.; Prakapenka, V.B.; Tkachev, S.; Tijana, R. “Evolution of Self-Assembled ZnTe Magic-Sized Nanoclusters” J. Am. Chem. Soc.2015, 137, 742 -749. pdf

29. Kamath, G.; Cutler, R.; Deshmukh, S.A.; Shakourian-Fard, M.; Parrish, R.; Huether, J.; Butt, D.; Xiong, H.* & Sankaranarayanan, S. K. R. S.* “In silico Based Rank-order Determination and Experiments On Non-aqueous Electrolytes For Sodium Ion Battery Applications” J. Phys. Chem. C2014, 118, 13406−13416. pdf

“In silico Based Rank-order

28. Xiong, H.*; Yildirim, H.;Podsiadlo, P.; Zhang, J.; Prakapenka, V.B.; Greeley, J.P.;Shevchenko, E.V.; Zhuravlev, K.K.; Tkachev, S.; Sankaranarayanan, S.K.R.S.* and Rajh, T.* “Compositional Tuning of Structural Stability of Lithiated Cubic Titania via Vacancy Filling Mechanism under High Pressure“, Phys. Rev. Lett.2013, 110, 078304. pdf

Compositional Tuning of Structural Stability of Lithiated Cubic

Publications before joining Boise State

27. Bahns, J. T.; Sankaranarayanan, S.K.R.S.; Giebink, N. C.; Xiong, H. and Gray, S. K. “Optically Directed Mesoscale Assembly and Patterning of Electrically Conductive Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Structures”, Adv. Mater.2012, 24, OP242–OP246.

“Optically Directed Mesoscale Assembly

26. Koo, B.; Xiong, H.; Slater, M.; Prakapenka, V.B.; Balasubramanian, M; Podsiadlo, P.; Johnson, C.S.; Rajh T. and Shevchenko, E.V. “Hollow Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Application in Lithium Ion Batteries” Nano Lett.201212, 2429-2435.25.

Hollow Iron Oxide Nanoparticles

25. Urgun-Demirtas, M.; Benda, P. L.; Gillenwater, P. S.; Negri, M. C.; Xiong, H. and Snyder, S. W. “Achieving Very Low Mercury Levels in Refinery Wastewater by Membrane Filtration”  J. Hazard. Mater.2012215–216, 98-107. Link

24. Xiong, H.; Yildirim, H.; Shevchenko, E.V.; Prakapenka, V.B.; Koo, B.; Slater, M.; Balasubramanian, M.; Sankaranarayanan, S.K.R.S.; Greeley, J.; Tepavcevic, S.; Dimitrijevic, N.M.; Podsiadlo, P.; Johnson, C.S. and Rajh T.“Self-Improving Anode for Lithium Ion Batteries Based on Amorphous to Cubic Phase Transition in TiO2 Nanotubes” J. Phys. Chem. C2012116, 3181-3187.

“Self-Improving Anode for Lithium Ion Batteries

23. Tepavcevic, S.; Xiong, H.; Stamenkovic, V.; Zuo, X.; Balasubramanian, M.; Prakapenka, V.B.; Johnson, C.S. and Rajh T. “Bilayered Vanadium Oxide Electrodes for Rechargeable Sodium Batteries” ACS Nano20116, 530-538.

Bilayered Vanadium Oxide Electrodes

22. Xiong, H.; Slater, M.; Balasubramanian, M.; Johnson, C.S. and Rajh T. “Amorphous TiO2 Nanotube Anode for Rechargeable Sodium Ion Batteries” J. Phys. Chem. Lett.20112, 2560-2565.

Amorphous TiO2 Nanotube Anode

21. Kim, J.; Xiong, H.; Hofmann, M.; Kong, J.; Amemiya, S.“Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy of Individual Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes” Anal. Chem.201082, 1605-1607.

Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy of Individual Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

20. Xiong, H.; Lai, B.-K.; Johnson, A. C.; Ramanathan, S. “Low-temperature Electrochemical Characterization of Dense Ultra-thin Lanthanum Strontium Cobalt Ferrite (La0.6Sr0.4Co0.8Fe0.2O3) Cathodes Synthesized by RF-sputtering on Nanoporous Alumina-supported Y-doped Zirconia Membranes” J. Power Sources, 2009193, 589-592.

Low-temperature Electrochemical Characterization of Dense Ultra-thin Lanthanum Strontium Cobalt Ferrite

19. Lai, B.-K.; Xiong, H.; Tsuchiya, M.; Johnson, A. C.; Ramanathan, S. “Microstructure and Microfabrication Considerations for Self-supported On-chip Ultra-thin Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Membranes” Fuel Cells, 20095, 699-710.

18. Lai, B.-K.; Johnson, A. C.; Xiong, H.; Ramanathan, S. “Ultra-thin Nanocrystalline Lanthanum Strontium Cobalt Ferrite (La0.6Sr0.4Co0.8Fe0.2O3-δ) Films Synthesis by RF-Sputtering and Temperature-Dependent Conductivity Studies” J. Power Sources, 2009186, 115-122.

17. Johnson, A. C.; Lai, B.-K.; Xiong, H.; Ramanathan, S. “An Experimental Investigation into Micro-fabricated Solid Oxide Fuel Cells with Ultra-thin La0.6Sr0.4Co0.8Fe0.2O3 cathodes and yttria-doped zirconia electrolyte films” J. Power Sources2009186, 252-260.

An Experimental Investigation into Micro-fabricated Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

16. Xiong, H.; Kim, J.;Kim, E.; Amemiya, S.“Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy of One-Dimensional Nanostructure: Effects of Nanostructure Dimensions on the Tip Feedback Current under Unbiased Conditions”  J. Electroanal. Chem.2009629, 78-86.

Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy of One-Dimensional Nanostructure

15. Kim, E.; Xiong, H.; Striemer, C. C.; Fang, D. Z.; Fauchet, P. M.; McGrath, J. L.; Amemiya, S.“A Structure–Permeability Relationship of Ultrathin Nanoporous Silicon Membrane: A Comparison with the Nuclear Envelope” J. Am. Chem. Soc.2008130, 4230-4231.

A Structure–Permeability Relationship of Ultrathin Nanoporous Silicon Membrane:

14. Xiong, H.; Guo, J.; Amemiya, S. “Probing Heterogeneous Electron Transfer at an Unbiased Conductor by Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy in the Feedback Mode” Anal. Chem., 200779, 2735-2744.

Probing Heterogeneous Electron Transfer at an Unbiased Conductor

13. Amemiya, S.; Guo, J.; Xiong, H.; Gross, D. A. “Biological Applications of Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy: Chemical Imaging of Single Living Cells and Beyond (invited review)” Anal. Bioanal. Chem., 2006, 386, 458-471.

12. Xiong, H.; Gross, D. A.; Guo, J.; Amemiya, S. “Local Feedback Mode of Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy for Electrochemical Characterization of One-Dimensional Nanostructure: Theory and Experiment with Nanoband Electrode as Model Substrate” Anal. Chem., 200678, 1946-1957.

Local Feedback Mode of Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy

11. Zhong, G. Q.; Xiong, H.; Jia, Y. Q. “Synthesis, Crystal Structure, Relative Content of the Mn4+ Ion, Tolerance Factor and Catalytic Property of La1-xCaxMnO(x = 0.0-1.0)” Mater. Chem. Phys., 200591, 10-16.

10. Xiong, H.; Guo, J.; Kurihara, K.; Amemiya, S. “Fabrication and Characterization of Conical Microelectrode Probes Templated by Selectively Etched Optical Fibers for Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy” Electrochem. Comm., 20046, 615-620.

Fabrication and Characterization of Conical Microelectrode Probes

9. Lu, Y.; Xiong, H.; Jiang, X.; Xia, Y.; Prentiss, M.; Whitesides, G. M. “Asymmetric Dimers Can Be Formed by Dewetting Half-Shells of Gold Deposited on the Surfaces of Spherical Oxide Colloids” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003125, 12724-12725.

Asymmetric Dimers Can Be Formed by Dewetting Half-Shells

8. Song, Y. W.; Ma, Y.; Xiong, H.; Jia, Y. Q.; Liu, M. L.; Jin, M. Z.“Synthesis, Crystal Structure, Moessbauer Spectra and Dielectric Property of La1-xSrxFe1-xTixO3 (x = 0, 0.1, 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1)”  Mater. Chem .Phys., 200378, 660-665.

7. Li, X. L.; Song, Y. W.; Xiong, H.; Jia, Y. Q.; Matsushita, N.; Xuan, Y. “Synthesis, Crystal Structure and Magnetic Property of Sm2-xCoxTi2-xNbxO(x=0, 0.2, 0.4)” Mater. Chem. Phys., 200377, 625-631.

6. Li, X. L.; Ma, Y.; Xiong, H.; Jia, Y. Q.; Zhao, X. H.; Ruan, S. K.; Du, J. “Synthesis and Magnetic Properties of New Pyrochlore Compounds Sm1.6M0.4Ti1.6Nb0.4O7 (M = Cu, Ni)” Phys. Status Solidi A., 2002194, 331-337.

5. Zhang, G. J.; Song, Y. W.; Xiong, H.; Zheng, J. Y.; Jia, Y. Q. “Synthesis and Crystal Structure of La0.9Ca0.1Cr1-xNixO3 (x = 0.0-1.0) and Electric Conductivity of La0.9Ca0.1Cr0.5Ni0.5O3” Mater. Chem. Phys., 200273, 101-105.

4. Xiong, H.; Zhang, G. J.; Zheng, J. Y.; Jia, Y. Q. “Synthesis, Crystal Structure and Electric Conductivity of La0.9Ca0.1Cr0.5B0.5O3 (B=Mn, Fe, Ni)” Mater. Lett., 200151, 61-67.

3. Zhang, G. J.; Xiong, H.; Zheng, J. Y.; Jia, Y. Q.; Xuan, Y.; Mizutani, N. “Relative Content of the Cr4+ Ion and Electrical Conductivity of La0.75Ca0.25Cr0.75Fe0.25O3” Mater. Chem. Phys., 200171, 84-89.

2. Zhao, X. H.; Ruan, S. K.; Du, J.; Liu, M. L.; Jin, M. Z.; Li, X. L.; Xiong, H.; Song, Y. W.; Jia, Y. Q.“Synthesis, Crystal Structure, Moessbauer Spectrum, and Magnetic Susceptibility of New Pyrochlore Compound CaNdFe1/2Nb3/2O7”  J. Solid State Chem., 2000154, 483-487.

1. Zhang, G. J.; Yang, J. G.; Xiong, H.; Jia, Y. Q.; Liu, M. L.; Jin, M. Z.“Moessbauer Spectra of 57Fe in La0.75M0.25Cr0.75Fe0.25O(M = Ca, Sr, Ba)” Phys. Status Solidi B, 2000221, 751-757.

Book Chapters

1. H. Xiong*; E. Dufek, K. Gering. “Batteries – Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries” in Comprehensive Energy Systems, Elsevier, 2018

2. Lai, B.K.; Johnson, A.C.; Xiong, H.;Ko, C. and Ramanathan, S. “Exploratory studies on silicon-based oxide fuel cell power sources incorporating ultra-thin nanostructured platinum and cerium oxide films as anode components” Future Trends in Microelectronics: Unmapped Roads, Wiley-IEEE Press, (Ed. A Zaslavsky, J. Xu and S. Luryi) 2009


  • Xiong, C. J. Deng, J. Xu. “Li-substituted Layered Spinel Cathode Materials for Sodium Ion Batteries”, US Patent application 19975-090US01
  • J. Johnson, H. Xiong, T. Rajh, E. Schevchenko, S. Tepavcevic. “High Capacity Electrode Materials for Batteries and Process for Their Manufacture” US patent 20140212733