Surface & Nanoscience Atom & Molecular Dynamics
Institute of Physics, Academia
Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
07-Global Warming (地球表面暖化與台灣能源策略)
Science & Technology” (use is limited to non-profit educational
Development, Methods and Achievements
Years of Seeing Atoms (Physics Today, March 2006)
Field Ion Microscopy (Physics Today, May 1993)
& Experimenting with Single Atoms
Human Beings are Created
Equal (an opening speech at AAPPS-APTCP Joint Forum for Women in Physics,
Nov. 2006, Pohang, Korea)
Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Email Addresses: firstname.lastname@example.org,
B.S. in physics, National Taiwan Normal
M.S. in physics, the Pennsylvania State
Ph.D. in physics, the Pennsylvania State
Postdoctor, Penn State Univ. (1967-1969).
Assistant professor to Distinguished Professor of Physics,
the Pennsylvania State University
(1969 to 1993).
Research Fellow and Director, Institute
of Physics, Academia Sinica (1990-1993).
Distinguished Research Fellow and Director, Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica (1993-1999).
Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Physics,
Academia Sinica (1999- Present).
Joint Professor of Department of Physics, National Taiwan
University; Department of Electronics,
Visiting Professor, Department of Chemistry, Cambridge University; Dep't of Phys., EPFL etc.
Editorial Board: Nanotechnology (Inst.
Phys. Publ., UK, Sept. 02 to Oct. 05);
J. Nanoscience (WS, Singapore)
President, Association of Asia Pacific
Physical Societies (AAPPS) (2005-2007)
Fellow of Alexander von
Fellow of Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science.
Distinguished Lecturer, and Distinguished Chair of the
National Science Council of ROC.
Fellow of the American Physical Society, and the Chinese
Physical Society (Taipei).
Elected Member of Academia Sinica (1992)
The 1987 Outstanding Achievement Award in Physical Sci. & Engineering, Penn
The 1994 E. W. Mueller Lectureship of The Pennsylvania State
The 1997 Achievement Award of the Taiwanese-American Foundation (Los Angels, USA).
The 1997 Sun Yet-Sen Lecture of Chong-Sun University,
The 1998 C. P. Liang
Lecture of Chong-Hsin
University, Taichung, ROC.
The 1999 National Outstanding Research Lectureship (Physical
Science), Academia Sinica.
Elected Fellow of The Third World Academy of Sciences (2001).
2003 Distinguished Contribution Award of the Chinese Physical Society (Taiwan).
Elected Fellow of The Institute
of Physics (Great Britain) (2004).
University System of Taiwan
Master Lecturer (2005).
Surface Physics, Atomic Resolution Microscopy, Surface Atomic and Molecular
Dynamics, Nanostructured Materials and their Physical
Properties, Microscopic and Mesoscopic Mechanisms of
Growth of Crystals
and Epitaxial Films, etc. Published three books (Elsevier & Cambridge U.
P.) and over 300 papers, of them about 40 are in Phys. Rev. Lett.
and 60 are in Phys. Rev. B.
Selected Recent Publications
Hwang, R-L. Lo, and T. T. Tsong, "Site
Hopping of Single Chemisorbed Oxygen Molecules on Si(111)-7x7
Surfaces", Phys. Rev. Lett. 78,
- I-S Hwang,
T-C Chang and T. T. Tsong,
"Exchange-Barrier Effects on Nucleation and Growth of
Surfactant-Mediated Epitaxy", Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 4229 (1998).
- R-L Lo,
I-S Hwang, M-S Ho and T. T. Tsong,
"Diffusion of Single Hydrogen Atoms on Si(111)-7x7
Surfaces", Phys. Rev. Lett. 80,
- I-S Hwang,
M-S Ho, and T. T. Tsong, "Dynamic Behavior
of Si Magic Clusters on Si(111) Surfaces",
Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 120 (1999).
- T-C Chang,
I-S Hwang and T. T. Tsong, "Direct
Observation of Reaction-Limited Aggregation on Semiconductor
Surfaces", Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 1191
- C. S.
Chang, W. B. Su, C. M. Wei and T. T. Tsong,
"Large Fermi Density Waves on the Reconstructed Pt(001)
Surface", Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 2604
- T-Y Fu and
T. T. Tsong, "Determination of Atomic
Potential Energy Around Step Corner Sites of the Ir(111) Surface",
Phys. Rev. B61, 4511 (2000).
- M-S Ho,
I-S Hwang and T. T. Tsong, Direct
Observation of Electromigration of Si Magic Clusters
on Si(111) Surface, Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 5792 (2000).
- W. B. Su,
S. H. Chang, C. S. Chang, L. J. Chen and T. T. Tsong,
"Quantum Size Effects in Low Temperature Growth of Pb Islands on Si(111)7x7 Surfaces", Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 5116 (2001).
- T. Y. Fu,
L. C. Cheng, C. H. Nien and T. T. Tsong, "Mechanism and method of single atom
pyramidal tip formation from a Pd covered W tip", Phys. Rev. B, 64,
- I-S Hwang,
S-H Chang, C-K Fang, L-J Chen and T. T. Tsong,
“Observation of Finite-Size Effects on a Structure Phase Transition
of 2D Nanoislands”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 93,
- H-S Kuo, I-S Hwang, T-Y Fu, J-Y Wu, C-C Chang and T. T. Tsong, “Preparation and Characterization of Single
Atom-Tips”, Nano Letters 4, 2379-2382 (2004).
- Y-P Chiu,
L-W Huang, C-M Wei, C-S Chang and T. T. Tsong,
“Magic Number of Atoms in Surface Supported Planar Clusters”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97,
165504 1-4 (2006).
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