
.Research/Emeritus Professor (2011), Professor (19882011), Associate Professor (1984
1988), Assistant Professor (19801984), Department of Physics, University of Illinois at
UrbanaChampaign
.Associate Director (19992006), Head, Solid State Sciences and Materials Chemistry
Program (19912006), Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois
at UrbanaChampaign
.Postdoctoral Research Associate, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center (19781980) 

.DavissonGermer Prize, American Physical Society (2015)
.Outstanding Alumnus, Physics Department, National Taiwan University, sponsored by the
Spacetime Forum  NTU Physics Alumni Association (2015)
.Outstanding referee, American Physical Society (2008, inaugural group)
.Fellow, American Physical Society (since 1986)
.Xerox Faculty Award, University of Illinois (1985)
.Presidential Young Investigator Award (19841989)
.IBM Faculty Development Award, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center (1984 and 1985) 

.Atomically Uniform Films
.Semiconductor and Ceramic Surfaces and Interfaces
.Electronic Properties of Impurities, Surfaces, and Quantum Structures
.Development of an Ultrahigh Resolution Photoemission System for Studies of Quantum Structures 

. *R. Xu and T.C. Chiang, "Studying structural phase transitions with xray thermal diffuse
scattering," Phase Transitions 83, 99 (2010).
. Yang Liu, Longxiang Zhang, M. K. Brinkley, Guang Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang,
"Phononinduced gaps in graphite/graphene observed by angleresolved photoemission,"
Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 136804 (2010).
. Hawoong Hong, Aaron Gray, Ruqing Xu, Longxiang Zhang, and T.C. Chiang, "Quantum
growth of a metal/insulator system: lead on sapphire," Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 241908 (2010).
. Hawoong Hong, Mary Upton, Ayman Said, HyunSook Lee, SungIk Lee, Ruqing Xu, and
T.C. Chiang, "Phonon dispersions and anomalies of MgCNi3 singlecrystal
superconductors determined by inelastic xray scattering," Phys. Rev. B 82, 134535 (2010).
. *T. Miller and T.C. Chiang, "Quantum electronic stability of atomically uniform films,"
Chapter 2 in "Thin film growth: physics, materials science and applications" edited by
Zexian Cao (Woodhead Publishing, Cambridge, UK) (2011).
. M. K. Brinkley, N. J. Speer, Y. Liu, T. Miller, T.C. Chiang, "Apparent quantumnumber
paradox in Ag quantum wells on Si(111)," EuroPhys. Lett. 96, 67013 (2011).
. Hawoong Hong, A. Gray, and T.C. Chiang, "Real time reciprocal space mapping of nanoislands
induced by quantum confinement," Met. Mater. Trans. A 42, #1, 32 (2011).
. M. Krisch, D. L. Farber, R. Xu, D. Antonangeli, C. M. Aracne, A. Beraud, T.C. Chiang, J.
Zarestky, D. Y. Kim, E. Isaev, R. Ahuja, and B. Johansson, "Phonons of the anomalous
element cerium," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 108, 9342 (2011).
. G. Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Passage from spinpolarized surface states to
unpolarized quantum well states in topologically nontrivial Sb films," Phys. Rev. Lett. 107,
036802 (2011). Selected for cover image of Phys. Rev. Lett. Vol. 107, Issue 3 (July 15,
2011):http://prl.aps.org/toc/PRL/v107/i3
. HongDao Li, ChanYuen Chang, LingYing Chien, ShihHsin Chang, T.C. Chiang, and
DengSung Lin, "Adsorption and abstraction reactions of HCl on a single Si(100) dangling
bond," Phys. Rev. B 83, 075403 (2011).
. S.J. Tang, ChangYeh Lee, ChienChung Huang, TayRong Chang, WenKai Chang,
ChengMaw Cheng, KuDing Tsuei, H.T. Jeng, V. Yeh, and T.C. Chiang, "Electronic
versus lattice match for metalsemiconductor epitaxial growth: Pb on Ge(111)," Phys. Rev.
Lett. 107, 066802 (2011). Highlighted in NPG Asia Materials, "Thin films: The electronic
competition," doi:10.1038/asiamat.2011.164, published online Oct. 31, 2011.
. Y. Liu, G. Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Visualizing electronic chirality and Berry
phases in graphene systems using photoemission with circularly polarized light," Phys. Rev.
Lett. 107, 166803 (2011). Chosen as a PRL Editors' Suggestion and highlighted in a
viewpoint article: Thomas Pichler, "Unraveling electron chirality in graphene," Physics 4,
79 (2011).
. Guang Bian, Xiaoxiong Wang, Yang Liu, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Symmetryconstrained
reorganization of Dirac cones in topological insulators by surface modification,"
Phys. Rev. B 84, 235414 (2011).
. Y. Liu, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Electronic structure and trilayer growth of indium
films on Si(111): a photoemission study," J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 23, 365302 (2011).
. Xiaoxiong Wang, Guang Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Fragility of surface states and
robustness of topological order in Bi2Se3 against oxidation," Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 096404
(2012).
. Guang Bian, Longxiang Zhang, Yang Liu, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Illuminating the
surface spin texture of the giantRashba quantumwell system Bi/Ag(111) by circularlypolarized
photoemission," Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 186403 (2012).
. Guang Bian, Xiaoxiong Wang, Yang Liu, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Interfacial
protection of topological surface states in ultrathin Sb films," Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 176401
(2012).
. Yang Liu, Guang Bian, T. Miller, M. Bissen, and T.C. Chiang, "Topological limit of
ultrathin quasifreestanding Bi2Te3 films grown on Si(111)," Phys. Rev. B 85, 195442
(2012).
. Manami Ogawa, Aaron Gray, P. M. Sheverdyaeva, Paolo Moras, Hawoong Hong, Lin
Chung Huang, Shu Jung Tang, Katsuyoshi Kobayashi, Carlo Carbone, T.C. Chiang, and
Iwao Matsuda, "Controlling the topology of Fermi surfaces in metal nanofilms," Phys. Rev.
Lett. 109, 026802 (2012).
. J. Bisognano, R. Bosch, D. Eisert, M. Fisher, M. Green, K. Jacobs, R. Keil, K. Kleman, J.
Kulpin, J. Lawler, G. Rogers, R. Wehlitz, D. Yavuz, R. C. York, R. Legg, T.C. Chiang, and
T. Miller, "Design alternatives for a free electron laser facility," Proceedings of the 2012
International Particle Accelerator Conference, 1777 (2012).
. Xiaoxiong Wang, Guang Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Topological spinpolarized
charge layer above the surface of Caterminated Bi2Se3," Phys. Rev. B 87, 035109 (2013).
. Guang Bian, Xiaoxiong Wang, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Topological phase transition
and Dirac fermion transfer in Bi2Se3 films," EuroPhys. Lett. 101, 27004 (2013), selected for
EPL Highlights of 2013.
. P.J. Kowalczyk, O. Mahapatra, S.A. Brown, G. Bian, X. Wang, and T.C. Chiang,
"Electronic size effects in threedimensional nanostructures," Nano Lett. 13, 43 (2013).
. Xiaoxiong Wang, Guang Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Topological quantum well
resonances in metal overlayers," Phys. Rev. B 87, 235113 (2013).
. A. Gray, Yang Liu, Hawoong Hong, and T.C. Chiang, "Xray diffraction studies of trilayer
oscillations in the preferred thickness of In films on Si(111)," Phys. Rev. B 87, 19541
(2013).
. G. Bian, X. Wang, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Origin of the giant Rashba spin splitting in
Bi/Ag surface alloys," Phys. Rev. B 88, 085427 (2013).
. Y. Liu, H.H. Wang, G. Bian, Z. Zhang, S. S. Lee, P. A. Fenter, J. Z. Tischler, H. Hong, and
T.C. Chiang, "Interfacial bonding and structure of Bi2Te3 topological insulator films on
Si(111) determined by surface Xray scattering," Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 226103 (2013).
. J. E. Lawler, J. Bisognano, R. A. Bosch, T. C. Chiang, M. A. Green, K. Jacobs, T. Miller,
R. Wehlitz, D. Yavuz, and R. C. York, "Nearly copropagating sheared laser pulse FEL
undulator for soft xrays," J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46, 325501 (2013).
. Y. I. Joe, X. M. Chen, P. Ghaemi, K. D. Finkelstein, G. A. de la Pena, Y. Gan, J. C. T. Lee,
S. Yuan, J. Geck, G. J. MacDougall, T. C. Chiang, S. L. Cooper, E. Fradkin, P. Abbamonte,
"Emergence of charge density wave domain walls above the superconducting dome in 1TTiSe2"
Nature Phys. 10, 421 (2014).
. Xiaoxiong Wang and T.C. Chiang, "Internal chiral spin structure of topologicalinsulator/metal superlattices," EuroPhys. Lett. 106, 37008 (2014).
. ShihChang Weng, Ruqing Xu, Ayman H. Said, Bogdan M. Leu, Yang Ding, Hawoong
Hong, Xinyue Fang, M. Y. Chou, A. Bosak, P. Abbamonte, S. L. Cooper, E. Fradkin, S.L.
Chang, and T.C. Chiang, "Pressureinduced antiferrodistortive phase transition in SrTiO3:
common scaling of softmode with pressure and temperature," EuroPhys. Lett. 107, 36006
(2014).
. P.J. Kowalczyk, O. Mahapatra, S.A. Brown, G. Bian, and T.C. Chiang, "STM driven
modification of bismuth nanostructures," Surf. Sci. 621, 140 (2014).
. Xiaoxiong Wang and T.C. Chiang, "Topological states in Bi2Se3 surfaces created by
cleavage within a quintuple layer – analysis in terms of the Shockley criterion," Phys. Rev.
B 89, 125109 (2014).
. M. K. Dalai, B. R. Sekhar, D. Biswas, S. Thakur, T. C. Chiang, D. Samal, C. Martin, and
K. Maiti, "Valence band study of Sm0.1Ca0.9 ? xSrxMnO3 using high resolution ultraviolet
photoelectron spectroscopy," Phys. Rev. B 89, 245131 (2014).
. G. Bian, X. Wang, T. Miller, T.C. Chiang, P. J. Kowalczyk, O. Mahapatra, and S. A.
Brown, "Firstprinciples and spectroscopic studies of Bi(110) films: thicknessdependent
Dirac modes and property oscillations," Phys. Rev. B 90, 195409 (2014).
. Jie Ren, Guang Bian, Li Fu, Chang Liu, Tao Wang, Gangqiang Zha, Wanqi Jie, Madhab
Neupane, T. Miller, M. Z. Hasan, and T.C. Chiang, "Electronic structure of quantum spin
Hall parent compound CdTe and related topological issues," Phys. Rev. B 90, 205211
(2014).
. *Guang Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Rashba splitting and dichroism of surface states
in Bi/Ag surface alloy," J. Elect. Spectro. Rel. Phenom. 201, 36 (2015).
. ManHong Wong, G. Bian, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang, "Topological phase transitions in
antimony without gap parity reversal," EuroPhys. Lett. 109, 17005 (2015).
. P. J. Kowalczyk, O. Mahapatra, D. Beli?, S. A. Brown, G. Bian, and T.C. Chiang, "Origin
of the Moire pattern in thin Bi films deposited on HOPG," Phys. Rev. B 91, 045434 (2015).
. J. Feng, X. Chen, T.C. Chiang, W. Wan, and H. A. Padmore, "Reduction of intrinsic
emittance of metal photocathodes using ordered surfaces," (submitted).
. Xiaoxiong Wang, Guang Bian, Peng Wang, and T.C. Chiang, "Dirac semimetal films as
spin conductors on topological substrates," Phys. Rev. B 91, 125103 (2015).
. Jie Ren, Li Fu, Guang Bian, Manhong Wong, Tao Wang, Gangqiang Zha, Wanqi Jie, T.
Miller, M. Z. Hasan, and T.C. Chiang, "Spectroscopic studies of CdTe(111) bulk and
surface electronic structure," Phys. Rev. B (accepted).
. C.Z. Xu, Y. Liu, R. Yukawa, L.X. Zhang, I. Matsuda, T. Miller, and T.C. Chiang,
"Photoemission circular dichroism and spin polarization of the topological surface states in
ultrathin Bi2Te3 films," Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 016801 (2015). Chosen as an Editors'
Suggestion.
. Guang Bian, Z. F. Wang, Xiaoxiong Wang, Caizhi Xu, SuYang Xu, T. Miller, M. Zahid
Hasan, Feng Liu, and T.C. Chiang, "Engineering electronic structure of a 2D topological
insulator Bi(111) bilayer on Sb nanofilms by quantum confinement effect," (submitted).
. A. Kogar, S. Vig, A. Thaler, M.H. Wong, Y. Xiao, D. ReigiPlessis, G.Y. Cho, T. Valla, Z.
Pan, J. Schneeloch, R. Zhong, G. Gu, T.L. Hughes, G.J. MacDougall, T.C. Chiang, P.
Abbamonte, "Surface collective modes in the topological insulators Bi2Se3 and
Bi0.5Sb1.5Te3?xSex," Phys. Rev. Lett. (accepted).
. A. B. Mei, O. Hellman, C. Schleputz, A. Rockett, T.C. Chiang, L. Hultman, I. Petrov, and
J. E. Greene, "Reflection thermal diffuse xray scattering for quantitative determination of
phonon dispersion relations," Phys. Rev. B 92, 174301 (2015). Chosen as an Editors'
Suggestion.
. P. Chen, Y.H. Chan, X.Y. Fang, Y. Zhang, M. Y. Chou, S.K. Mo, Z. Hussain, A.V.
Fedorov, and T.C. Chiang, "Charge density wave transition in singlelayer TiSe2," Nature
Commun. 6, 8943 (2015).
. Guang Bian, Caizhi Xu, TayRong Chang, Xiaoxiong Wang, Saavanth Velury, Jie Ren, Hao
Zheng, T. Miller, M. Zahid Hasan, and T.C. Chiang, "Direct transition resonance in
atomically uniform topological Sb(111) thin films," Phys. Rev. B (accepted).
. HanDe Chen, KoHsiang Chien, ChoYing Lin, TaiChang Chiang, and DengSung Lin,
"Fewlayer silicon films on the Ag(111) surface," (submitted).
. Jie Ren, Li Fu, Guang Bian, Jie Su, Hao Zhang, Ryu Yukawa, Longxiang Zhang, Tao
Wang, Gangqiang Zha, Wanqi Jie, Rongrong Guo, Tom Miller, M. Z. Hasan, and TaiChang
Chiang, "An effective approach to improving cadmium telluride (111)A surface by
molecularbeamepitaxy growth of tellurium monolayer," (submitted).


