Investigating quantum states and dynamics with X-ray spectroscopies @ CQP NYU


Recent Publications

Low energy band structure and symmetries of UTe2 from angle resolved photoemission spectroscopy, Lin Miao, Shouzheng Liu, Yishuai Xu, Erica C. Kotta, Chang-Jong Kang, Sheng Ran, Johnpierre Paglione, Gabriel Kotliar, Nicholas P. Butch, Jonathan D. Denlinger, and L. Andrew Wray, Physical Review Letters 124, 076401 (2020). Other press: Berkeley Lab ALS News [highlight]

Spectromicroscopic measurement of surface and bulk band structure interplay in a disordered topological insulator, Erica Kotta, Lin Miao, Yishuai Xu, S. Alexander Breitweiser, Chris Jozwiak, Aaron Bostwick, Eli Rotenberg, Wenhan Zhang, Weida Wu, Takehito Suzuki, Joseph Checkelsky, and L. Andrew Wray, Nature Physics DOI:10.1038/s41567-019-0759-2 (2020). Selected press: Science Daily, [highlight]


Momentum-Resolved Resonant Inelastic Soft X-Ray Scattering (qRIXS) Endstation at the ALS, Yi-De Chuang, Xuefei Feng, Alejandro Cruz, Kelly Hanzel, Adam Brown, Adrian Sprucce, Alex Frano, Wei-Sheng Lee, Jaemyung Kim, Yu-Jen Chen, Brian Smith, John Pepper, Yu-Cheng Shao, Shih-Wen Huang, L. Andrew Wray, Eric Gullikson, Zhi-Xun Shen, Thomas Devereaux, Anton Tremsin, Wanli Yang, Jinghua Guo, Robert Duarte, Zahid Hussain, accepted for publication in the Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena (2019).

Robust coherence phenomena and surface states in magnetically alloyed SmB6, Lin Miao, Chul-Hee Min, Yishuai Xu, Erica C. Kotta, Rourav Basak, M. S. Song, B. Y. Kang, B. K. Cho, K. Kißner, F. Reinert, Yi-De Chuang, Jonathan D. Denlinger, and L. Andrew Wray, in review (2019). [highlight]

Orbital-selective Kondo-lattice and enigmatic f-electrons emerging from inside the antiferromagnetic phase of a heavy fermion, Ioannis Giannakis, Justin Leshen, Mariam Kavai, Sheng Ran, Chang-Jong Kang, Shanta R. Saha, Y. Zhao, Z. Xu, J. W. Lynn, Lin Miao, L. Andrew Wray, Gabriel Kotliar, Nicholas P. Butch, and Pegor Aynajian, Science Advances 5, eaaw9061 (2019). [summary]

Second derivative analysis and alternative data filters for multi-dimensional spectroscopies: a Fourier-space perspective, R.-J. Li, X.-N. Zhang, L. Miao, L. Stewart, E. Kotta, D. Qian, K. Kaznatcheev, J. T. Sadowski, E. Vescovo, A. Alharbi, T. Wu, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, D. Shahrjerdi, and L. Andrew Wray, Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena DOI:10.1016/j.elspec.2019.05.001 (2019). [summary]

Direct observation of spin-orbit-induced hybridization via resonant inelastic extreme ultraviolet scattering on an edge-sharing cuprate, Marco Malvestuto, Antonio Caretta, Barbara Casarin, Roberta Ciprian, Martina Dell'Angela, Simone Laterza, Yi-De Chuang, Wilfried Wurth, Alexandre Revcolevschi, L. Andrew Wray, Fulvio Parmigiani, Physical Review B 99, 115120 (2019). [summary]

High temperature singlet-based magnetism from Hund's rule correlations, Lin Miao, Rourav Basak, Sheng Ran, Yishuai Xu, Erica Kotta, Haowei He, Jonathan D. Denlinger, Yi-De Chuang, Y. Zhao, Z. Xu, J. W. Lynn, J. R. Jeffries, S. R. Saha, Ioannis Giannakis, Pegor Aynajian, Chang-Jong Kang, Yilin Wang, Gabriel Kotliar, Nicholas P. Butch, and L. Andrew Wray, Nature Communications 10, 644 (2019). [highlight] Selected press: Science Daily, IEEE Spectrum, New Scientist; Also featured as a university research highlight on the DOE Office of Science homepage (see Feb. 12 archive)


Classically accelerating solenoidal wave packets in two dimensions, Argha Mondal, Yishuai Xu, L. Andrew Wray, and David G. Grier, Physical Review A 98, 060101(R) (2018), Rapid Communication. [highlight]

Observation of a Topological Insulator Dirac Cone Reshaped by Non-magnetic Impurity Resonance, Lin Miao, Yishuai Xu, Wenhan Zhang, Daniel Older, S. Alexander Breitweiser, Erica Kotta, Haowei He, Takehito Suzuki, Jonathan D. Denlinger, Rudro R. Biswas, Joseph Checkelsky, Weida Wu, and L. Andrew Wray, Nature Partner Journals: Quantum Materials 3, 29 (2018). [highlight]

Connection topology of step edge state bands at the surface of a three dimensional topological insulator, Yishuai Xu, Guodong Jiang, Janet Chiu, Lin Miao, Erica Kotta, Yutan Zhang, Rudro R Biswas, and L. Andrew Wray, New Journal of Physics 20, 073014 (2018). [highlight]

Monovalent manganese based anodes and co-solvent electrolyte for stable low-cost high-rate sodium-ion batteries, Ali Firouzi, Ruimin Qiao, Shahrokh Motallebi, Christian Valencia, Hannah Israel, Mai Fujimoto, L. Andrew Wray, Yi-De Chuang, Wanli Yang, and Colin Wessells, Nature Communications 9, 861 (2018). [summary] Selected press: Science Daily, Berkeley Lab News, PRWeb


Modification of Transition-Metal Redox by Interstitial Water in Hexacyanometallate Electrodes for Sodium-Ion Batteries, Jinpeng Wu, Jie Song, Kehua Dai, Zengqing Zhuo, L. Andrew Wray, Gao Liu, Zhi-xun Shen, Rong Zeng, Yuhao Lu, Wanli Yang, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139, 18358-18364 (2017). [summary]

High resolution resonant inelastic EUV scattering from orbital and spin excitations in a Heisenberg antiferromagnet, Antonio Caretta, Martina Dell’Angela, Yi-De Chuang, Roman V. Pisarev, Alexandra M. Kalashnikova, Davide Bossini, Wilfried Wurth, Fulvio Parmigiani, Surge Wexler, L. Andrew Wray, and Marco Malvestuto, Physical Review B 96, 184420 (2017). [summary]

The key energy scales of Gd-based metallofullerene determined by resonant inelastic x-ray scattering spectroscopy, Yu-Cheng Shao, L. Andrew Wray, Shih-Wen Huang, Yi-Sheng Liu, Wang Song, Shangfeng Yang, Yi-De Chuang, Jinghua Guo, and Way-Faung Pong, Scientific Reports 7, 8125 (2017). [summary]

Transition-Metal Redox Evolution in LiNi0.5Mn0.3Co0.2O2 Electrodes at High Potentials, Ruimin Qiao, Jun Liu, Kostantinos D. Kourtakis, Mark G. Roelofs, Darin L. Peterson, James P. Duff, Dean T. Deibler, L. Andrew Wray, and Wanli Yang, Journal of Power Sources 360, 294-300 (2017). [summary]

Irreversible proliferation of magnetic moments at cleaved surfaces of the topological Kondo insulator SmB6, Haowei He, Lin Miao, Edwin Augustin, Janet Chiu, Surge Wexler, S. Alexander Breitweiser, Boyoun Kang, B. K. Cho, Chul-Hee Min, Friedrich Reinert, Yi-De Chuang, Jonathan Denlinger, and L. Andrew Wray, Physical Review B 95, 195126 (2017). [summary]

Modular soft X-ray spectrometer for applications in energy sciences and quantum materials, Yi-De Chuang, YuCheng Shao, Alejandro Cruz, Kelly Hanzel, Adam Brown, Alex Frano, Ruimin Qiao, Brian Smith, Edward Domning, Shih-Wen Huang, L. Andrew Wray, Wei-Sheng Lee, Zhi-Xun Shen, Thomas Devereaux, Jaw-Wern Chiou, Way-Faung Pong, Valeriy Yashchuk, Eric Gullikson, Ruben Reininger, Wanli Yang, Jinghua Guo, Robert Duarte, and Zahid Hussain, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 88, 013110 (2017). [summary]

Disorder enabled band structure engineering of a topological insulator surface, Yishuai Xu, Janet Chiu, Lin Miao, Haowei He, Zhanybek Alpichshev, A. Kapitulnik, Rudro R. Biswas, and L. Andrew Wray, Nature Communications 8, 14081 (2017). [highlight]


Charge transfer excitations in VUV and soft X-ray resonant scattering spectroscopies, Edwin Augustin, Haowei He, Lin Miao, Yi-De Chuang, Zahid Hussain, and L. Andrew Wray, Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, DOI: 10.1016/j.elspec.2016.12.004 (2016). [summary]

Quantitative probe of the transition metal redox in battery electrodes through soft x-ray absorption spectroscopy, Qinghao Li, Ruimin Qiao, L. Andrew Wray, Jun Chen, Zengqing Zhuo, Yan-Xue Chen, Shi-shen Yan, Feng Pan, Zahid Hussain, and Wanli Yang, J. Phys. D 49, 413003 (2016), Review Article. [summary]

Prominent role of oxygen in the multiferroicity of DyMnO3 and TbMnO3: A resonant soft x-ray scattering spectroscopy study, S. W. Huang, J. M. Lee, Horng-Tay Jeng, YuCheng Shao, L. Andrew Wray, J. M. Chen, R. Qiao, W. L. Yang, Y. Cao, J.-Y Lin, R. W. Schoenlein, and Y.-D. Chuang, Physical Review B 94, 035145 (2016). [summary]

Measurement of collective excitations in VO2 by resonant inelastic X-ray scattering, Haowei He, A. X. Gray, P. Granitzka, J. W. Jeong, N. P. Aetukuri, R. Kukreja, Lin Miao, S. Alexander Breitweiser, J. Wu, Y. B. Huang, P. Olalde-Velasco, J. Pelliciari, W. F. Schlotter, E. Arenholz, T. Schmitt, M. G. Samant, S. S. P. Parkin, H. A. Dürr, and L. Andrew Wray, Physical Review B 94, 161119(R) (2016), Rapid Communication. [highlight]

Manganese-Cobalt Hexacyanoferrate Cathodes for Sodium-ion Batteries, Mauro Pasta, Richard Y. Wang, Riccardo Ruffo, Ruimin Qiao, Hyun-Wook Lee, Badri Shyam, Minghua Guo, Yayu Wang, L. Andrew Wray, Wanli Yang, Michael F. Toney, and Yi Cui, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 4, 4211 (2016). [summary]


Direct Experimental Probe of the Ni(II)/Ni(III)/Ni(IV) Redox Evolution in LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 Electrodes, Ruimin Qiao, L. Andrew Wray, Jung-Hyun Kim, Nicholas Pieczonka, Stephen Harris, and Wanli Yang, J. of Phys. Chem. C 119, 27228-27233 (2015). [summary]

Selective interlayer ferromagnetic coupling between the Cu spins in YBa2Cu3O7-x grown on top of La0.7Ca0.3MnO3, Shih-Wen Huang, L. Andrew Wray, Horng-Tay Jeng, V. T. Tra, J. M. Lee, M. C. Langner, J. M. Chen, S. Roy, Y. H. Chu, R. W. Schoenlein, Yi-De Chuang, and J.-Y. Lin, Scientific Reports 5, 16690 (2015). (Nature Publishing Group) [highlight]

Spectroscopic determination of the atomic f-electron symmetry underlying hidden order in URu2Si2, L. Andrew Wray, Jonathan Denlinger, Shih-Wen Huang, Haowei He, Nicholas P. Butch, M. Brian Maple, Zahid Hussain, and Yi-De Chuang, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 236401 (2015). [highlight]

Extending resonant inelastic X-ray scattering to the extreme ultraviolet, L. Andrew Wray, Shih-Wen Huang, Ignace Jarrige, Kazuhiko Ikeuchi, Kenji Ishii, Jia Li, Zi Qiang Qiu, Zahid Hussain and Yi-De Chuang, Frontiers in Physics 3, 32 (2015). [summary]

Experimental signatures of phase interference and subfemtosecond time dynamics on the incident energy axis of resonant inelastic x-ray scattering, L. Andrew Wray, Shih-Wen Huang, Yuqi Xia, M. Zahid Hasan, Charles Mathy, Hiroshi Eisaki, Zahid Hussain, and Yi-De Chuang, Phys. Rev. B 91, 035131 (2015). [highlight]

Rhombohedral Prussian White as Cathode for Rechargeable Sodium-Ion Batteries, Long Wang, Jie Song, Ruimin Qiao, L. Andrew Wray, Muhammed A. Hossain, Yi-De Chuang, Wanli Yang, Yuhao Lu, David Evans, Jong-Jan Lee, Sean Vail, Xin Zhao, Motoaki Nishijima, Seizoh Kakimoto, and John B. Goodenough, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137, 2548 (2015). [summary]

Some less recent publications that reflect our ongoing interests are listed here.

L. Andrew Wray Lab
Center for Quantum Phenomena
Department of Physics
New York University