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Xuedan Ma

Assistant Scientist, Nanoscience

Biography

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Hamburg

Professional experience

  • CASE Member, University of Chicago
  • NAISE Fellow, Northwestern University
  • Postdoctoral fellow, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, Los Alamos National Laboratory/Sandia National Laboratories

Research Summary

  • Quantum optics of semiconductor nanomaterials
  • Excitonic and electronic properties of optically active materials
  • Plasmonic and dielectric metamaterials; nanophotonics and nano-optics
  • High-resolution single molecule/particle optical spectroscopy and imaging

Recent publications

  • Ye Yuan, Xiao-Fei Liu, Xuedan Ma, Xin Li, Juan Xiao, Xiaodong Li, Hao-Li Zhang, Lin Wang, “­­­­Large tunable band gap and prolonged carrier lifetime of (C4H9NH3)2PbI4 under high pres­­­sure,” Adv. Sci. 2019, in press
  • Zhaowei Chen, Gleiciani De Queiros Silveira, Xuedan Ma, Yunsong Xie, Yimin Wu, Edward Barry, Tijana Rajh, H. Christopher Fry, Philip D. Laible, Elena A. Rozhkova, Light‐Gated Synthetic Protocells for Plasmon‐Enhanced Chemiosmotic Gradient Generation and Phosphorylation,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 131, 4950
  • Xuedan Ma, Benjamin T. Diroll, Wooje Cho, Igor Fedin, Richard D. Schaller, Dmitri V. Talapin, Gary P. Wiederrecht, Anisotropic Photoluminescence from Isotropic Optical Transition Dipoles in Semiconductor Nanoplatelets”, Nano Lett., 2018, 18, 4647
  • Peijun Guo, Wei Huang, Constantinos C. Stoumpos, Lingling Mao, Jue Gong, Li Zeng, Benjamin T. Diroll, Yi Xia, Xuedan Ma, David J. Gosztola, Tao Xu, John B. Ketterson, Michael J. Bedzyk, Antonio Facchetti, Tobin J. Marks, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, and Richard D. Schaller, Hyperbolic Dispersion Arising from Anisotropic Excitons in Two-Dimensional Perovskites”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 2018, 121, 127401
  • Chad Husko, Joohoon Kang, Gregory Moille, Joshua Wood, Zheng Han, David Gosztola, Xuedan Ma, Sylvain Combrie, Alfredo De Rossi, Mark Hersam, Xavier Checoury, Jeffrey Guest, Silicon-Phosphorene Nanocavity-Enhanced Optical Emission at Telecommunications Wavelengths”, Nano Lett. 2018, 18, 6515
  • Xuedan Ma, Benjamin T Diroll, Wooje Cho, Igor Fedin, Richard D Schaller, Dmitri V Talapin, Stephen K Gray, Gary P Wiederrecht, David J Gosztola, Size-Dependent Biexciton Quantum Yields and Carrier Dynamics of Quasi-Two-Dimensional Core/Shell Nanoplatelets”, ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 9119
  • Xuedan Ma, Sofie Cambré, Wim Wenseleers, Stephen K Doorn, Han Htoon, Quasiphase Transition in a Single File of Water Molecules Encapsulated in (6,5) Carbon Nanotubes Observed by Temperature-Dependent Photoluminescence Spectroscopy”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 2017, 118, 027402
  • Benjamin T Diroll, Xuedan Ma, Yaoting Wu, Christopher B Murray, Anisotropic Cracking of Nanocrystal Superlattices”, Nano Lett., 2017, 17, 6501
  • Christina J Hanson, Nicolai F Hartmann, Ajay Singh, Xuedan Ma, William JI DeBenedetti, Joanna L Casson, John K Grey, Yves J Chabal, Anton V Malko, Milan Sykora, Andrei Piryatinski, Han Htoon, Jennifer A Hollingsworth, Giant PbSe/CdSe/CdSe Quantum Dots: Crystal-Structure-Defined Ultrastable Near-Infrared Photoluminescence from Single Nanocrystals”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 11081
  • Xuedan Ma, Anthony R James, Nicolai F Hartmann, Jon K Baldwin, Jason Dominguez, Michael B Sinclair, Ting S Luk, Omri Wolf, Sheng Liu, Stephen K Doorn, Han Htoon, Igal Brener, Solitary Oxygen Dopant Emission from Carbon Nanotubes Modified by Dielectric Metasurfaces”, ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 6431
  • Xuedan Ma, Nicolai F Hartmann, Kirill A Velizhanin, Jon KS Baldwin, Lyudmyla Adamska, Sergei Tretiak, Stephen K Doorn, Han Htoon, Multi-exciton emission from solitary dopant states of carbon nanotubes”, Nanoscale, 2017, 9, 16143
  • Xiaowei He, Nicolai F Hartmann, Xuedan Ma, Younghee Kim, Rachelle Ihly, Jeffrey L Blackburn, Weilu Gao, Junichiro Kono, Yohei Yomogida, Atsushi Hirano, Takeshi Tanaka, Hiromichi Kataura, Han Htoon, Stephen K Doorn, Tunable room-temperature single-photon emission at telecom wavelengths from sp3 defects in carbon nanotubes”, Nature Photon. 2017, 11, 577