Nonlinear Spectro-Electrochemistry
Nonlinear Spectro-Electrochemistry
Research Group Yujin Tong
Research Group Yujin Tong

Lapointe, F.; Wolf, M.; Campen, R.K.; Tong Y.*
Probing the Birth and Dynamics of Hydrated Electrons at the Gold/Liquid Water Interface via a Novel Optoelectronic Approach
Li, C.; Chen, Z.; Yi, H.; Cao, Y,; Du, L.; Hu, Y.; Kong, F.; Campen, R. K.; Gao, Y.*; Du, C.; Yin, G.*; Zhang, I.Y.*; Tong Y.*
Polyvinylpyrrolidone‐Coordinated Single‐Site Platinum Catalyst Exhibits High Activity for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. doi:10.1002/anie.202005282
Zwaschka, G.; Nahalka, I.; Marchioro, A.; Tong, Y.; Roke, S.; Campen, R. K.*
Imaging the Heterogeneity of the Oxygen Evolution Reaction on Gold Electrodes Operando: Activity is Highly Local
Kong, F.; Ren, Z,; Banis, M.N.; Du, L.; Zhou, X.; Chen, G.; Zhang, L.; Li, J.; Wang, S.; Li, M.; Doyle-Davis, K.; Ma, Y.; Li, R.; Young, A.; Yang, L.; Markiewicz, M.; Tong, Y.; Yin, G.; Du, C.*; Luo, J.*; Sun, X.*
Active and Stable Pt–Ni Alloy Octahedra Catalyst for Oxygen Reduction via Near-Surface Atomical Engineering
Kiessling, R.; Tong, Y.; Giles, A. J.; Gewinner, S.; Schoellkopf, W.; Caldwell, J. D.; Wolf, M.; Paarmann A.*
Surface phonon polariton resonance imaging using long-wave infrared-visible sum-frequency generation microscopy
Zhang I. Y.*; Zwaschka, G.; Wang Z.; Wolf, M.; Campen, R.K.; Tong, Y.*
Resolving the chemical identity of H2SO4 derived anions on Pt(111) electrodes: they’re sulfate
Zwaschka, G.; Tong, Y.; Wolf, M.; Campen, R.K.*
Probing the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction and Charge Transfer on Platinum Electrodes on Femtosecond Timescales
Tong, Y.*; Zhang I. Y.; Campen, R. K.
Experimentally Quantifying Anion Polarizability at the Air/Water Interface
Zwaschka, G.; Wolf, M.; Campen, R.K.; Tong, Y.*
A Microscopic Model of the Electrochemical Vibrational Stark Effect: Understanding VSF Spectroscopy of (bi)Sulfate on Pt(111)
Tong, Y.; Campen, R. K.
In Situ Probing of Adsorbates at Electrochemical Interfaces With Vibrational Sum Frequency Spectroscopy
Cai, K.; Xiao, Y.; Lang, X.; Tong, Y.; He, T., Mao, Z., Wang C.
Porous anode of lithium–oxygen battery based on double-gas-path structure
Garling, T.; Tong, Y.(co-first author); Darwish, T. A.; Wolf, M.; Campen R. K. *
The Influence of Surface Potential on the Optical Switching of Spiropyran Self Assembled Monolayers.
Tong, Y.*; Lapointe, F.; Thämer, T.; Wolf, M.; Campen, R. K.*
Hydrophobic Water Probed Experimentally at the Gold Electrode/Aqueous Interface
Yang, Y.; Wang, Z.; Li, G.; Jiang, T.; Tong, Y.; Yue, X.; Zhang, J.; Mao, Z.; Sun, W.; Sun, K.
Inspired by the “tip effect”: a novel structural design strategy for the cathode in advanced lithium–sulfur batteries
He, T.; Meng, X.; Nie, J.; Tong, Y.; Cai, K.*
Thermally reduced graphene oxide electrochemically activated by bis-spiro quaternary alkyl ammonium for capacitors
Wirth, J. A.; Kirsch, H.; Wlosczyk, S.; Tong, Y.; Saalfrank, P.; Campen, R. K.*
Characterization of Water Dissociation on α-Al2O3(1-102): Theory and Experiment
Tong, Y., Kampfrath, T.; Campen, R.K.*
Experimentally probing the libration of interfacial water: the rotational potential of water is stiffer at the air/water interface than in bulk liquid.
Tong, Y.; Cai, K.; Wolf, M.; Campen, R. K.
Probing the electrooxidation of weakly adsorbed formic acid on Pt(1 0 0)
Kirsch, H.; Tong, Y.; Campen, R. K.*
Experimental Characterization of CCH(ads) and CCH2(ads) during the Thermal Decomposition of Methane and Ethylene on Ru(0 0 0 1)
Wu, H.-L.; Tong, Y.; Peng, Q.; Li, N.; Ye, S.*
Phase transition behaviors of the supported DPPC bilayer investigated by sum frequency generation (SFG) vibrational spectroscopy and atomic force microscopy (AFM)
Cai, K.*; Zhao, X.; Tong, Y.; Xiao, Y.; Gao, Y.; Wang C.
Investigation of technology for lithium-oxygen battery
Tong, Y.; Peng, Q.; Ma, T.; Nishida, T.; Ye, S.*
Photocatalytic Oxidation of the Organic Monolayers on TiO2 Surface Investigated by in-situ Sum Frequency Generation (SFG) Spectroscopy
Tong, Y.; Wirth, J.; Kirsch, H.; Wolf, M,; Saalfrank P.; Campen, R.K.
Optically probing Al—O and O—H vibrations to characterize water adsorption and surface reconstruction on α-alumina: An experimental and theoretical study
Ye, S.*; Tong, Y.; Ge, A.; Qiao, L.; Davies, P.
Interfacial Structure of Soft Matter Probed by SFG Spectroscopy
Kirsch, H.; Wirth, J.; Tong, Y.; Wolf, M,; Saalfrank P.; Campen, R.K.*
Experimental Characterization of Unimolecular Water Dissociative Adsorption on alpha-Alumina
Ge, A.; Peng, Q.; Wu, H.; Liu, H.; Tong, Y.; Nishida, T.; Yoshida, N.; Suzuki, K.; Sakai, T.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Effect of Functional Group on the Monolayer Structures of Biodegradable Quaternary Ammonium Surfactants
Tong, Y.; Vila Verde, Ana; Campen, R.K.*
The Free OD at the Air/D2O Interface is Structurally and Dynamically Heterogeneous
Ye, S.*, Kathiravan A., Hayashi H., Tong Y., Infahsaeng Y., Chabera P., Pascher T., Yartsev A., Isoda S., Imahori H.* and Sundström V.*
Role of Binding Structures of ZnPorphyrin on TiO2 in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Studied by Sum Frequency Generation (SFG) Vibrational Spectroscopy and Ultrafast Spectroscopy
Wu, H.; Yu, L.; Tong, Y.; Ge, A.; Yau, Y.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Enzyme-Catalyzed Hydrolysis of the Phospholipid Bilayers Studied by Atomic Force Microscopy
Darwish, N.; Eggers, P.; Ciampi, S.; Tong, Y.; Ye, S.*; Paddon-Row, M.*; Gooding, J.*
Probing the Effect of the Solution Environment Round Redox Active Moieties Using Rigid Anthraquinone Terminated Molecular Rulers
Darwish, T.; Tong, Y.; James, M.; Hanley, T.; Peng, Q.; Ye, S.*
Characterizing the Photoinduced Switching Process of Nitrospiropyran Self-Assembled Monolayer Using In Situ Sum Frequency Generation Spectroscopy
Bonn M.*, Bakker H.J., Tong Y. and Backus E.
No ice-like water at aqueous biological interfaces
Darwish, N.; Eggers, P.; Silva, P.; Zhang, Y.; Tong, Y.; Ye, S.*; Gooding, J.*; Paddon-Row, M. N.*
Electro-active Self-assemble Monolayers of Unique Geometric Structures using Rigid Norbornylogous Bridges
Darwish, N.; Eggers, P.; Ciampi, S.; Zhang, Y.; Tong, Y.; Ye, S.*; Paddon-Row*, M.; Gooding, J.*
Reversible potential-induced structural changes of alkanethiol monolayers on gold surfaces
Tong, Y.; Tyrode, E.; Osawa, M.; Yoshida, N.; Watanabe, T.; Nakajima, A.; Ye, S.*
Preferential adsorption of amino-terminated silane in a binary mixed self- assembled monolayer
Eggers, P.; Silva, P.; Darwish, N.; Zhang, Y.; Tong, Y.; Ye, S.*; Paddon-Row, M.*; Gooding, J.*
Self-Assembled Monolayers Formed using Zero Net Curvature Norbornylogous Bridges: Electrochemical and Spectroscopic Characterization
Tong, Y.; Zhao, Y.; Li, N.; Osawa, M.; Davies, P.*; Ye, S.*
Interference Effects in the Sum Frequency Generation (SFG) Spectra of Organic Thin Films. Part I: Theoretical Modeling and Simulation
Tong, Y.; Zhao, Y.; Li, N.; Ma, Y.; Osawa, M.; Davies, P.*; Ye, S.*
Interference Effects in the Sum Frequency Generation (SFG) Spectra of Organic Thin Films. Part II: Applications to Different Thin Film Systems
Lu, L.; Yin, G.; Tong, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Gao, Y.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Electrochemical Behaviors of Dimethyl Ether on Platinum Single Crystal Electrodes Part II: Pt(100)
Tong, Y.; Li, N.; Liu, H.; Ge, A.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Mechanism of Supported Phospholipid Bilayer by Phospholipase A2 Studied by Sum Frequency Generation (SFG) Spectroscopy
Zhang, Y.; Tong, Y.; Lu, L.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Dimethyl Ether (DME) Dissociation Reaction on Platinum Electrode Surface: A Quantitative Kinetic Analysis by in situ Infrared Spectroscopy
Zhang, Y.; Tong, Y.; Abe, M.; Uosaki, K.; Osawa, M.; Sasaki, Y.; Ye, S.*
Fabrication of Photochemical Pattern on a Self-assembled Monolayer (SAM) of a Ruthenium Cluster under Electrochemical Control
Liu, H.; Tong, Y.; Kuwata, N.; Osawa, M.; Kawamura, J.; Ye, S.*
Adsorption of Propylene Carbonate (PC) on the LiCoO2 Surface Investigated by Nonlinear Vibrational Spectroscopy
Wei, Q. S.; Tajima, K.*; Tong, Y.; Ye, S.*; Hashimoto, K.*
Surface-Segregated Monolayers: A New Type of Ordered Monolayer for Surface Modification of Organic Semiconductors
Zhang, Y.; Lu, L.; Tong, Y.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Electrochemical and Infrared Study of Electro-oxidation of Dimethyl Ether (DME) on Platinum Polycrystalline Electrode in Acid Solutions
Lu, L.; Yin, G.; Tong, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Gao, Y.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Electrochemical Behaviors of Dimethyl Ether on Platinum Single Crystal Electrodes. Part I: Pt(111)
Tong, Y.; Lu, L.; Zhang, Y.; Gao, Y.; Yin, G.; Osawa, M.; Ye, S.*
Surface Structure Dependent Electro-oxidation of Dimethyl Ether on Platinum Single-Crystal Electrodes
Zuo P, Yin G*, Tong Y.
SiMn-graphite composites as anodes for lithium ion batteries
Ren, N.; Yin, G. P.*; Zuo, P. J.; Tong, Y. ; Cheng, X. Q.; Shi, P. F.
Electrochemical performance of Si-Mn composites in Li-ion battery
Chinese Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2005, 21, 1677-1681