- X.-C. Zhang, Jianming Dai, Xu Xie, “Method and system for plasma-induced terahertz spectroscopy”, (US Patent#7652253, awarded on January 26, 2010)
- X.-C. Zhang, Jianming Dai, Xu Xie, “Methods and systems for generating amplified Terahertz radiation for analyzing remotely-located objects” (US Patent#7718969, awarded on May 18, 2010)
- X.-C. Zhang, Jianming Dai, Xu Xie, “Methods and systems for enhancement of Terahertz wave generation for analyzing a remotely-located object” (US Patent#7595491, awarded on September 29, 2009)
- X.-C. Zhang, Jianming Dai, Xu Xie, “Method of analyzing a remotely-located object utilizing an optical technique to detect terahertz radiation” (US Patent#7531802, awarded on May 12, 2009)
- X.-C. Zhang, Jianming Dai, Xu Xie, “Method and system for plasma-induced terahertz spectroscopy”, (US Patent#8134128, awarded on March 13, 2012)
总共发表论文60多篇，其中包括在Nature Photonics, Physical Review Letters, Materials Today 等刊物上的论文多篇。总共被引用1500多次 (他引)。下面例举了其中一些代表性的文章：
- 1. Qi Jin, Yiwen E, Kaia Williams, Jianming Dai, and X.-C. Zhang, "Observation of broadband terahertz wave generation from liquid water", Applied Physics Letters 111, 071103 (2017).
- 2. Jianming Dai and X.-C. Zhang, "Terahertz wave generation from thin metal films excited by asymmetrical optical fields", Optics Letters 39, 777 (2014).
- 3. Benjamin Clough, Jianming Dai, and X.-C. Zhang, “Laser air photonics: covering the “terahertz gap” and beyond”, Invited paper on Materials Today 15, 50 (2012).
- 4. Jianming Dai, Jingle Liu, and X.-C. Zhang, “Terahertz Wave Air Photonics: Terahertz Wave Generation and Detection with Laser-Induced Gas Plasma”, Invited paper on IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 17, 183 (2011).
- 5. Jingle Liu, Jianming Dai, See Leang Chin, and X.-C. Zhang, “Broadband terahertz wave sensing using coherent manipulation of fluorescence from asymmetrically ionized gases”, Nature Photonics 4, 627 (2010).
- 6. Jianming Dai, Nicholas Karpowicz, and X.-C. Zhang, “Coherent polarization control of terahertz waves generated from two-color laser-induced gas plasma”, Physical Review Letters 103, 023001 (2009).
- 7. Jianming Dai and X.-C. Zhang, “Terahertz wave generation from gas plasma using a phase compensator with attosecond phase-control accuracy”, Applied Physics Letters 94, 021117 (2009).
- 8. Nicholas Karpowicz, Jianming Dai, Xiaofei Lu, et al., “Coherent heterodyne time-domain spectrometry covering the entire “terahertz gap””, Applied Physics Letters 92, 011131 (2008).
- 9. Jianming Dai, Xu Xie, and X.-C. Zhang, “Terahertz wave amplification in gases with the excitation of femtosecond laser pulses”, Applied Physics Letters 91, 211102 (2007).
- 10. Jianming Dai, Xu Xie, and X.-C. Zhang, “Detection of broadband terahertz waves with a laser-induced plasma in gases”, Physical Review Letters 97, 103903 (2006).
- 11. Xu Xie, Jianming Dai, and X.-C. Zhang, “Coherent control of THz wave generation in ambient air”, Physical Review Letters 96, 075005 (2006).
- 1. 国家科技进步二等奖；
- 2. 教育部科技进步二等奖；
- 3. 教育部科技进步一等奖。
- 1. Member and Reviewer of Optical Society of America (reviewer of OSA)
- 2. Guest Editor of 2017’s Special Issue on Ultrafast Spectroscopy: Applications—Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (JPhysD)
- 3. Prestigious editorial board member of Journal of Lasers, Optics & Photonics
- 4. Reviewer of Nature Photonics, Physical Review Letters, Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, Materials Chemistry and Physics, and Journal of Physical Chemistry etc
- 5. Committee member of CLEO/IQEC’09
- 6. Committee member and session chair CLEO/QELS’10
- 7. Committee member of Technical Program Committee for IEEE Photonics Topical Meeting on THz technology 2010
- 8. Committee members of International Photonics and OptoElectronics Meetings (POEM) 2011 and 2012
- 9. Session leader on Workshop on Terahertz Sources for Time Resolved Studies of Matter at Argonne National Laboratory 2012 (July 30~31, 2012)
- 10. Committee member of Technical Program Committee (TPC) on IRMMW-THz 2015, Hong Kong, China, 2015
- 11. Committee member of Technical Program Committee (TPC) and session chair on IRMMW-THz 2016, Copenhagen, Demark, 2016
- 12. Committee member of 8th International Symposium on Ultrafast Phenomena and Terahertz Waves 2016, Chongqing, China, 2016