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Publications 2011-Present, #665–700

previous (2001–2010)

665. "Carbonyl Bond Cleavage by Complementary Active Sites", W. H. Woodward, A. C. Reber, J. C. Smith, S. N. Khanna and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. C., 117, 7445–7450 (2013).

666. "The Effect of Formic Acid Addition on Water Cluster Stability and Structure", E. Goken, K. Joshi, M. Russo, A. V. Duin and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. A. 115, 4657–4664 (2011).

667. "Investigating Reactive Superoxide Units Bound to Zirconium Oxide Cations", E. C. Tyo, M. Nößler, C. L. Harmon, R. Mitric, V. Bonacic-Koutecký, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. C 115, 21559–21566 (2011).

668. "Stability and Electronic Properties of Isoelectronic Heteroatomic Analogs of Sn52-", U. Gupta, A. C. Reber, J. J. Melko, S. N. Khanna and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Chemical Physics Letters, 505, 92–95 (2011).

669. "Hund's Rule in Supershells", V. M. Medel, J. U. Reveles, S. N. Khanna, V. Chauhan, P. Sen and A. W. Castleman, Jr., PNAS, 108, 10062–10066 (2011).

670. "Strong-field Ionization and Dissociation Studies on Small Early Transition Metal Carbide Clusters via Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry", D. E. Blumling, S. G. Sayres, A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. A, 115, 5038–5043 (2013).

671. "Influence of Clustering and Molecular Orbital Shapes on the Ionization Enhancement in Ammonia", S. G. Sayres, M. W. Ross, A. W. Castleman, Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 13 (26), 12231–12239 (2011).

672. "Aluminum Cluster Anion Reactivity with Singlet Oxygen: Evidence of Al9- Stability", W. Hunter Woodward, Nicole Eyet, Nicholas S. Shuman, Jordan C. Smith, Albert A. Viggiano, A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem C, 115, 9903–9908 (2011).

673. "Superatoms: From Motifs to Materials", A. C. Reber, S. N. Khanna and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Nanoclusters - A Bridge Across Discipline, (book), Editors: Purusottam Jena and A. Welford Castleman, Jr., published by: Elsevier ISBN: 978-0-444-53440-8 (2010).

674. "Nucleation and Growth Kinetics of Metal Clusters in the Gas Phase", Z. Luo, W. Hunter Woodward, J. C. Smith, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., IJMS, 309, 176–181 (2012).

675. "From Elements to Clusters: The Periodic Table Revisited" A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2, 1062–1069 (2011).

676. "Onset of Coulomb Explosion in Small Silicon Clusters Exposed to Strong-Field Laser Pulses", S. G. Sayres, M. W. Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., New Journal of Physics, 14, 055014 (2012).

677. "Super-Shell Structure and Stability of Iso-Electronic Clusters", V. M. Medel, J. U. Reveles, A. C. Reber, S. N. Khanna and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Physical Review B, 84, 075435 (2011).

678. "Electronic Structure Similarities in PbxSby- and SnxBiy-Clusters", J. J. Melko, U. Werner, R. Mitric, V. Bonacic-Koutecky and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. A, 115 (37), 10276–10280 (2011).

679. "Metallic Behavior of Transition Metal Oxide Clusters Under Strong-Field Excitation", S. G. Sayres, M. W. Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr.,J. Chem. Phys., 135, 054312 (2011).

680. "Oxygen-Containing Gas-Phase Diatomic Trications and Tetracations: ReOz+, NbOz+ and HfOz+ (z=3, 4)", V. Brites, K. Franzreb, J. N. Harvey, S. G. Sayres, M. W. Ross, D. E. Blumling, A. W. Castleman, Jr. and M. Hochlaf, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 13, 15233 (2011).

681. "Cluster Structure and Reactions: Gaining Insights into Catalytic Processes", A. W. Castleman, Jr., Catal. Lett., 141, 9, 1243–1253 (2011).

682. "Exploring Similarities in Reactivity of Isovalent Species: A Combined Theoretical and Experimental Investigation", Eric C. Tyo, Melanie Nößler, S. Rabe, Christopher L. Harmon, Roland Mitric, Vlasta Bonacic-Koutecky, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14, 1846–1849 (2012).

683."Formation, Stability and Evolution of Small ZnO-based Clusters in the Gas Phase", K. D. D. Gunaratne, C. Berkdemir, C. L. Harmon, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. A, 116, 12429–12437 (2012).

684. "Cooperative Effects in the Oxidation of CO by Palladium Oxide Cations", C. Reber, S. N. Khanna, E. C. Tyo, C. L. Harmon, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Chem. Phys., 135, 234303 (2011).

685. "The Growth of Ionic Crystals Based on the Halogenation of Cooper Cluster Anions", Z. Luo, J. C. Smith, W. Hunter Woodward, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Chem. Phys., 116, 2012–2017 (2012).

686. "Photoelectron Imaging of Small Aluminum Clusters: Quantifying s-p Hybridization", J. J. Melko and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 3173–3178 (2013).

687. "Broad Photoelectron Spectrum and Lowered Electron Affinity Due to Hydrogen in ZnOH: A Joint Experimental and Theoretical Study", I. Iordanov, K. D. Dasitha Gunaratne, C. L. Harmon, J. Sofo, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Chem. Phys., 136, 214314 (2012).

688. "Metal-Substituted Ti8C12 Metallocarbohedrynes: Toward Less Reactive Clusters as Building Blocks of Cluster-Assembled Materials", Cuneyt Berkdemir, J. O. Sofo, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 14, 9642–9653 (2012).

689. "Femtosecond Ionization and Coulomb Explosion of Small Transition Metal Carbide Clusters", Matt W. Ross and A.W. Castleman Jr., Chem. Phys. Lett., 547, 13–20 (2012).

690. "Extreme Ionization Leading to Coulomb Explosion of Small Palladium and Zirconium Oxide Clusters and Reactivity with Carbon Monoxide", Matt W. Ross and A.W. Castleman Jr., J. Phys. Chem. A, 117, 1030–1034 (2013).

691. "Gas-Phase Reactivity of Aluminum Cluster Anions with Ethanethiol: Carbon-Sulfur Bond Activation", Z. Luo, J. C. Smith, C. Berkdemir, and A. W. Castleman, Jr. Chem. Phys. Lett. 590, 63–68 (2013).

692. "Strong-Field Ionization of Small Niobium and Tantalum Clusters", D. E. Blumling, S. G. Sayres, M. W. Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Int. J. Mass Spec., 333, 55–58 (2013).

693. "Strong-Field Ionization of Coulomb Explosion of Chlorine Weakly-Bound to Small Water Clusters", M. W. Ross, C. Berkdemir and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. A, 116, 8530–8538 (2012).

694. "Ultrafast Ionization and Subsequent Coulomb Explosion of Zirconium Oxide and Tungsten Carbide "Superatomic" Cluster Species and Comparison to Group 10 Metals", M. W. Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., New J. Chem., 36, 2253–2259 (2012).

695. "Ionization and Coulomb Explosion of Small Group 10 Transition Metal Oxide Clusters in Strong Light Fields", M. W. Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Chem. Phys. 137, 084307 (2012).

696. "Spin Accommodation and Reactivity of Silver Clusters with Oxygen: The Enhanced Stability of [Ag13]-", Z. Luo, G. Gamboa, J. Smith, A. Reber, S. Khanna and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 134(46), 18973–18978 (2012).

697. "Edge Induced Active Sites Enhance the Reactivity of Large Aluminum Cluster Anions with Alcohols", A. Reber, P. Roach, W. Woodward, S. Khanna and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem., 116, 8085–8091 (2012).

698. "Strong-Field Ionization and Coulomb Explosion of Small Neodymium and Europium Oxide Clusters", Matt Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Chem. Phys. Lett., 565, 22–27 (2013).

699. "Ionization Enhancement in Small Silicon and Germanium Clusters in the Presence of Zirconium", Matt Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Chem. Phys., 137, 194312 (2012).

700. "Ionization and Coulomb Explosion of Small Uranium Oxide Clusters", Matt Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys., 45, 205102 (2012).

701. "Cluster Reactions of Ag8-/Cu8- with Chlorine: Evidence for the Harpoon Mechanism?", Z. Luo, J. C. Smith, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Chem. Phys. Lett., 582, 24–30 (2013).

702. "Influence of Group 10 Metals on the Growth and Subsequent Coulomb Explosion of Small Silicon Clusters Under Strong Light Pulses", Matt W. Ross and A. W. Castleman, Jr., ChemPhysChem, 14, 771–776 (2013).

703. "Probing the Magic Numbers of Aluminum-Magnesium Cluster Anions and Their Reactivity Towards Oxygen", Z. Luo, C. J. Grover, A. C. Reber, S. N. Khanna, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135 (11), 4307–4313 (2013).

704. "Reactivity of Aluminum Clusters with Water & Alcohols: Competition and Catalysis?", Z. Luo, J. C. Smith, W. H. Woodward, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 3(24), 3818–3821 (2012).

705. "Probing the Valence Orbitals of Transition Metal-Silicon Diatomic Anions: ZrSi, NbSi, MoSi, PdSi, and WSi", K. D. D. Gunaratne, C. Berkdemir, C. L. Harmon, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 6068–6079 (2013).

706. "Probing the Electronic Structures and Relative Stabilities of Monomagnesium Oxide Clusters MgOx- and MgOx (x=1&ndash4): A Combined Photoelectron Imaging and Theoretical Investigation", S. Cheng, C. Berkdemir, J. J. Melko, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., J. Phys. Chem. (accepted 2013).

707. "Photoelectron Imaging Spectroscopy of NbN-: Exploring Similarities with its Isovalent Analogues ZrO- and Pd-", C. Berkdemir, K. D. D. Gunaratne, S. Cheng, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (submitted 2013).

708. "Observation of d-p hybridized aromaticity in lanthanum-doped boron clusters", S. Cheng, C. Berkdemir, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 533–539 (2014).

709. "Hybridization in Organic and Inorganic Cluster Systems: Merging of Fundamental Concepts", S. Cheng, C. Berkdemir, J. J. Melko, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., (submitted 2013).

710. "Strong-Field Ionization of Small Methane Clusters", M. W. Ross, C. Berkdemir, N. Jaidane, R. Linguerri, M. Hochlaf, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., ACS Photonics (submitted 2013).

711. "S-P Coupling Induced Unusual Open-Shell Metal Clusters", S. Cheng, C. Berkdemir, J. J. Melko, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Angewandte Chemie (submitted 2013).

712. "Assigning the Mass Spectrum of NbN-: Photoelectron Imaging Spectroscopy and Nominal-Mass Counterpart Analysis", C. Berkdemir, S. Cheng, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Int. J. Mass Spec., (submitted 2013).

713. "Gold cluster coatings enhancing Raman scattering from surfaces: Ink analysis and document identification", Z. Luo, J. C. Smith, T. M. Goff, J. A. Adair, and A. W. Castleman, Jr., Chem. Phys. 423, 73-78 (2013).