Vitaly V. Kresin


Book Electric-Dipole Polarizabilities of Atoms, Molecules and Clusters, K.D.Bonin and V.V.Kresin (World Scientific, 1997).




103. "High temperature superconductivity in size-selected metal nanoclusters: Gas-phase spectroscopy, and prototype devices for deposition studies," P.J.Edwards, M.Khojasteh, A.Halder, and V.V.Kresin, subm. to J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. (September 2021).

102. "Kinetic energy deposited into a nanodroplet, cluster, or molecule in a sticking collision with background gas," J.Liang and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 153, 196101 (2020).

101. "Electric deflection of imidazole dimers and trimers in helium nanodroplets: Dipole moments, structure, and fragmentation," B.S.Kamerin, J.W.Niman, and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 153, 081101 (2020).   Selected as an Editor’s Pick.

100. "Strong permanent magnet gradient deflector for Stern-Gerlach-type experiments on molecular beams," J.Liang, T.M.Fuchs, R.Schäfer, and V.V.Kresin, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 91, 053202 (2020).

99. "Decoration of suspended single-walled carbon nanotubes with soft-landed size-selected metal nanoparticles," M.Khojasteh, M.H.Mecklenburg, P.J.Edwards, J.Lefebvre, J.Ding, P.R.L.Malenfant, and V.V.Kresin, Thin Solid Films 699, 137907 (2020).

98. "Direct detection of polar structure formation in helium nanodroplets by beam deflection measurements," J.W.Niman, B.S.Kamerin, L.Kranabetter, D.J.Merthe, J.Suchan, P.Slavíček, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 21, 20764 (2019).

97. "Oriented polar molecules trapped in cold helium nanodroplets: Electrostatic deflection, size separation, and charge migration," J.W.Niman, B.S.Kamerin, D.J.Merthe, L.Kranabetter, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 123, 043203 (2019).

96. "Controlled deposition of size-selected MnO nanoparticle thin films for water splitting applications: Reduction of onset potential with particle size," M.Khojasteh, S.Haghighat, J.Dawlaty, and V.V.Kresin, Nanotechnology 29, 215603 (2018).

95. "Influence of source parameters on the growth of metal nanoparticles by sputter-gas-aggregation," M. Khojasteh and V.V.Kresin, Appl. Nanosci. 7, 875 (2017).

94. "The transparency of graphene and other direct-gap two dimensional materials," D.J.Merthe and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 94, 205439 (2016).   See APS Physics Editors’ Choice Synopsis: "Graphene’s Elegant Optics Explained".

93. "Electrostatic deflection of a molecular beam of massive neutral particles: Fully field-oriented polar molecules within superfluid nanodroplets," D.J.Merthe and V.V.Kresin, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7, 4879 (2016).

92. "Water cluster fragmentation probed by pickup experiments," C.Huang, V.V.Kresin, A.Pysanenko, and M.Fárník, J. Chem. Phys. 145, 104304 (2016).

91. "Energies and densities of electrons confined in elliptical and ellipsoidal quantum dots," A.Halder and V.V.Kresin, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 28, 395302 (2016)  Featured in the journal’s LabTalk Research Highlights.

90. "Contamination-free loading of lithium metal into a nozzle source," C.Huang and V.V.Kresin, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 87, 066105 (2016).

89. "Formation of manganese nanoclusters in a sputtering/aggregation source and the roles of individual operating parameters," M.Khojasteh and V.V.Kresin, Proc. of SPIE 10174, 1017407 (2016) [Proc. Intern. Symp. on Clusters and Nanomaterials, ed. by P.Jena and A.K.Kandalam].

88. "Spectroscopy of metal ′superatom′ nanoclusters and high-Tc superconducting pairing," A.Halder and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 92, 214506 (2015).

87. "Nanocluster ionization energies and work function of aluminum, and their temperature dependence," A.Halder and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 143, 164313 (2015).

86. "Proton transfer in histidine-tryptophan heterodimers embedded in helium droplets," B.Bellina, D.J.Merthe and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 142, 114306 (2015).

85. "A novel feature in aluminum cluster photoionization spectra and possibility of electron pairing at T 100K," A.Halder, A.Liang, and V.V.Kresin, Nano Letters 15, 1410 (2015)See USC News story: "These superconductors are just getting warmed up".

84. "Electric dipole moments of nanosolvated acid molecules in water clusters," N.Guggemos, P.Slavíček, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 043401 (2015)See APS Physics Focus story"Breaking up is hard to understand", New Scientist story: "Half a dozen molecules cause vital acid break-up", Journal Club for Condensed Matter Physics commentary: "Quantum Acid-Water".

83. "Photoionization yields, appearance energies, and densities of states of copper clusters," A.Halder, C.Huang, and V.V.Kresin, J. Phys. Chem. C 119, 11178 (2015) [Special issue on Current Trends in Clusters and Nanoparticles].

82. "Flat Thomas-Fermi artificial atoms," Yu.N.Ovchinnikov, A.Halder, and V.V.Kresin, EPL (Europhysics Letters) 107, 37001 (2014).

81. "Formation of unusual copper clusters in helium nanodroplets," L.F.Gomez, E.Loginov, A.Halder, V.V.Kresin, and A.F.Vilesov, Int. J. Nanosci. 12, 1350014 (2013).

80. "Photoionization profiles of metal clusters and the Fowler formula," A.Prem and V.V.Kresin, Phys Rev. A 85, 025201 (2012).

79. "Beam broadening of polar molecules and clusters in deflection experiments," J.Bulthuis and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys 136, 014301 (2012).

78. "Double and triple ionization of silver clusters by electron impact," A.Halder, A.Liang, C.Yin, and V.V.Kresin, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24, 104009 (2012) [Invited contribution to the G.Benedek Festschrift].

77. "Slow electron attachment as a probe of cluster evaporation processes," R.Rabinovitch, K.Hansen, and V.V.Kresin, J. Phys. Chem. A 115 , 6961 (2011) [Invited contribution to the J.P.Toennies Festschrift].

76. "Photoabsorption of AgN (N~6-6000) nanoclusters formed in helium droplets: A transition from compact to multi-center aggregation," E.Loginov, L.F.Gomez, N.Chiang, A.Halder, N.Guggemos, V.V.Kresin, and A.Vilesov, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 233401 (2011).

75. "Electric and magnetic dipole moments of free nanoclusters," W.A. de Heer and V.V.Kresin, in Handbook of Nanophysics, ed. by K.D.Sattler (CRC Press, Boca Raton, 2010) [arXiv:0901.4810].

74."Critical sizes for the submersion of alkali clusters into liquid helium," C.Stark and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 81, 085401 (2010).

73. "Electric dipole moments of nitric acid-water complexes measured by cluster beam deflection," R.Moro, J.Heinrich, and V.V.Kresin, in The Fourth International Symposium on Atomic Cluster Collisions: Structure and Dynamics from the Nuclear to the Biological Scale, ed. by A.V.Solov’yov and E.Surdutovich (AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 1197, 2009) [arXiv:0910.1630].

72. "Photoabsorption by volume plasmons in metal nanoclusters," C.Xia, C.Yin, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 156802 (2009).


71. "Photoabsorption resonances of Na20, Na21Cl and Na22Cl2 clusters," C.Xia, C.Yin, and V.V.Kresin, Eur. Phys. J. D 52, 183 (2009).


70. "Orientation of dipole molecules and clusters upon adiabatic entry into an external field," J.Bulthuis, J.A.Becker, R.Moro, and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 129, 024101 (2008).


69. "Evaporative attachment of slow electrons to alkali nanoclusters," R.Rabinovitch, C.Xia, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. A 77, 063202 (2008).


68. "Suppressing the fragmentation of fragile molecules in helium nanodroplets by co-embedding with water: Possible role of the electric dipole moment," Y.Ren and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 128, 074303 (2008).


67. "Density of states of helium droplets," K.Hansen, M.D.Johnson, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 76, 235424 (2007).


66. "Surface location of alkaline-earth atom impurities on helium nanodroplets," Y.Ren and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. A 76, 043204 (2007).


65. "Photodissociation of hydrogen halide molecules on free ice nanoparticles," V.Poterya, M.Fárník, P.Slavíček, U.Buck, and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 126, 071101 (2007).


64. "Electrostatic deflection of the water molecule: A fundamental asymmetric rotor ," R.Moro, J.Bulthuis, J.Heinrich, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. A 75, 013415 (2007).


63. "Changing the fragmentation pattern of molecules in helium nanodroplets by co-embedding with water," Y.Ren, R.Moro, and V.V.Kresin, Eur. Phys. J. D 43, 109 (2007).


62. "Electric dipole moments of water clusters from a beam deflection measurement," R.Moro, R.Rabinovitch, C.Xia, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 123401 (2006).


61. "Loss of chlorine in mass spectra of DCl picked up by water clusters in a beam," R.Moro, R.Rabinovitch, and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 124, 146102 (2006).


60. "Fast electronic relaxation in metal nanoclusters via excitation of coherent shape deformations," V.V.Kresin and Yu.N.Ovchinnikov, Phys. Rev. B 73, 115412 (2006).


59. "Surface-impact ionization of alkali nanoparticles," C.Xia, R.Rabinovitch, R.Moro, and V.V.Kresin, Intern. J. Mass Spectrom. 252, 142 (2006).


58. "Amino-acid and water molecules adsorbed on water clusters in a beam," R.Moro, R.Rabinovitch, and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 123, 074301 (2005).


57. "Pick-up cell for cluster beam experiments," R.Moro, R.Rabinovitch, and V.V.Kresin, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 76, 056104 (2005).


56. "Obtaining colder ensembles of free clusters by using evaporation and recoil," K.Hansen, K.Wong, and V.V.Kresin, Eur. Phys. J. D 32, 339 (2005).


55. "Photoionization of alkali nanoparticles and clusters," K.Wong and V.V.Kresin, in Latest Advances In Atomic Cluster Collisions: Fission, Fusion, Electron, Ion and Photon Impact, ed. by A.Solov'yov and J.-P.Connerade (Imperial College Press, London, 2004).


54. "Unusual pick-up statistics of high-spin alkali agglomerates on helium nanodroplets," S.Vongehr and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 119, 11124 (2003).


53. "Photoionization threshold shapes of metal clusters," K.Wong and V.V.Kresin, J. Chem. Phys. 118, 7141 (2003).


52. "Intramolecular quantum chaos in doped helium nanodroplets," E.Polyakova, D.Stolyarov, X.Zhang, V.V.Kresin, and C.Wittig, Chem. Phys. Lett. 375, 253 (2003).


51. "Work functions, ionization potentials, and in-between: Scaling relations based on the image charge model," K.Wong, S.Vongehr, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 67, 035406 (2003).


50. "Temperature-dependent work functions of free alkali-metal nanoparticles," K.Wong, G.Tikhonov, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 66, 125401 (2002).


49. "Velocity distribution measurement and two-wire field effects for electric deflection of a neutral supersonic cluster beam," G.Tikhonov, K.Wong, V.Kasperovich, and V.V.Kresin, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 73, 1204 (2002).


48. "Growing ultracold sodium clusters by using helium nanodroplets," S.Vongehr, A.A.Scheidemann, C.Wittig, and V.V.Kresin, Chem. Phys. Lett. 353, 89 (2002).


47. "Photo-ionization efficiency curves of alkali nanoclusters in a beam and determination of metal work functions," K.Wong, V.Kasperovich, G.Tikhonov, and V.V.Kresin, Appl. Phys. B 73, 407 (2001).


46. "A measurement of the polarizability of sodium clusters," G.Tikhonov, V.Kasperovich, K.Wong, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. A 64, 063202 (2001).


45. "An inelastic threshold in electron - alkali cluster collisions," V.Kasperovich, K.Wong, G.Tikhonov, and V.V.Kresin, Eur. Phys. J. D 16, 99 (2001).


44. "Low-energy electron capture by free C60 and the importance of polarization interaction," V.Kasperovich, G.Tikhonov, and V.V.Kresin, Chem. Phys. Lett. 337, 55 (2001).


43. "Negative ion formation in collisions of low-energy electrons with neutral sodium clusters," V.Kasperovich, G.Tikhonov, K.Wong, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. A 62, 063201 (2000).


42. "Electron capture by the image charge of a metal nanoparticle," V.Kasperovich, K.Wong, G.Tikhonov, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 2729 (2000).


41. "Long-range polarization interactions of metal clusters," V.V.Kresin and C.Guet, Philos. Mag. B 79, 1401 (1999).


40. "Polarization forces in collisions between low-energy electrons and sodium clusters," V.Kasperovich, G.Tikhonov, K.Wong, P.Brockhaus, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. A 60, 3071 (1999).


39. "Measuring cluster temperatures via kinetic energy release," P.Brockhaus, K.Wong, K.Hansen, V.Kasperovich, G.Tikhonov, and V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. A 59, 495 (1999).


38. "Stability, evaporation, and temperature of metal nanoclusters," P.Brockhaus, K.Wong, V.Kasperovich, G.Tikhonov, and V.V.Kresin, J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 250-252, 191 (1999).

37. Comment on "Shape phase transitions in the absorption spectra of atomic clusters," V.V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 5702 (1998).

36. "Ultraviolet photoabsorption spectra of silver and gold nanoclusters," V.Kasperovich and V.V.Kresin, Philos. Mag. B 78, 385 (1998).

35. "Quantized electron states in metal microclusters: Electronic shells, structural effects, and correlations," V.V.Kresin and W.D.Knight, in Pair Correlations in Many-Fermion Systems (Plenum, New York, 1998).

34. "Long-range van der Waals forces between alkali clusters and atoms," V.V.Kresin, G.Tikhonov, V.Kasperovich, K.Wong, and P.Brockhaus, J. Chem. Phys. 108, 6660 (1998).

33. "Strong long-range forces between C60 and Na atoms and microclusters," V.V.Kresin, V.Kasperovich, G.Tikhonov, and K.Wong, Phys. Rev. A 57, 383 (1998).

32. "Ordered states in disordered particles: Electronic shells and structural effects in metal clusters," V.V.Kresin and W.D.Knight, Z. Phys. Chem. 203, 57 (1998).

31. "Capture of lithium by 4Helium clusters: Surface adsorption, Penning ionization, and formation of HeLi+," A.A.Scheidemann, V.V.Kresin, and H.Hess, J. Chem. Phys. 107, 2839 (1997).

30. "Quantum transition theory and dynamics of ionic molecule formation in cluster collisions," V.V.Kresin and V.Z.Kresin, Z. Phys. D 40, 381 (1997).

29. "Low frequency 'demon'-like excitations in small metal particles and their interaction with light," V.V.Kresin and V.Z.Kresin, Philos. Mag. B 74, 301 (1996).

28. "Collective resonances in silver clusters: Role of d-electrons and the polarization-free surface layer," V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 51, 1844 (1995).

27. "Van der Waals forces between metal microclusters and fullerenes," A.A.Scheidemann, V.Kresin, and W.D.Knight, Phys. Rev. A 49, R4293 (1994).

26. "Van der Waals interaction of finite metallic systems: A study of cluster-atom scattering," V.Kresin, A.Scheidemann, and W.D.Knight, Phys. Rev. A 49, 2696 (1994).

25. "Conduction band plasmons in cluster-type compounds: Application to fullerides and quantum dot arrays," V.V.Kresin and V.Z.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 49, 2715 (1994).

24. "Low-energy electron collisions with metal clusters: Electron capture and cluster fragmentation," V.Kresin, A.Scheidemann, and W.D.Knight, in Electron Collisions with Molecules, Clusters and Surfaces, ed. by H.Ehrhardt and L.Morgan (Plenum, New York, 1994), p.183.

23. "Electron-cluster interactions," A.A.Scheidemann, V.Kresin, and W.D.Knight, Hyperfine Interactions 89, 253 (1994).

22. "Scattering of neutral metal clusters: Long-range interactions and response properties," V.Kresin and A.Scheidemann, J. Chem. Phys. 98, 6982 (1993).

21. "Elastic and reactive collisions of atoms and molecules with neutral alkali clusters," A.Scheidemann and V.Kresin, Z. Phys. D 26, 13 (1993).

20. "Collective resonances and response properties of electrons in metal clusters," V.Kresin, Physics Reports 220, 1 (1992).

19. "Photodisintegration sum rule and electron distribution in metal clusters," V.Kresin and E.Lipparini, Phys. Rev. B 46, 9812 (1992).

18. "Inelastic collisions of electrons with small metal clusters," V.Kresin, A.Scheidemann, and W.D.Knight, in Physics and Chemistry of Finite Systems: From Clusters to Crystals, ed. by P.Jena, S.N.Khanna, and B.K.Rao (Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, 1992), p.957.

17. "Electron scattering and electromagnetic response properties of metal clusters," V.Kresin, in Nuclear Physics Concepts in the Study of Atomic Cluster Physics, ed. by R.Schmidt, H.O.Lutz, and R.Dreizler, Lecture Notes in Physics, vol. 404 (Springer, Berlin, 1992), p.214.

16. "Analysis of collective resonances in clusters: Metals and carbon," V.Kresin, in Metal and Semiconductor Clusters and Colloids, ed. by P.D.Persans et al., MRS Symposium Proceedings, Vol. 272 (Materials Research Society, Pittsburgh, 1992).

15. "Electron distribution and collective resonances in non-spherical metal clusters," V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 45, 14321 (1992).

14. "Electron-impact spectroscopy of small metal clusters: Inelastic collisions," V.Kresin, A.Scheidemann, and W.D.Knight, Phys. Rev. A 44, R4106 (1991).

13. "Loading system for alkali metal sources," A.Scheidemann and V.Kresin, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 62, 2046 (1991).

12. "Surface and volume collective modes in small clusters and their interaction with single-particle levels," V.Kresin, Z. Phys. D 19, 105 (1991).

11. "Optical spectra of sodium microclusters," K.Selby, V.Kresin, J.Masui, M.Vollmer, A.Scheidemann, and W.Knight, Z. Phys. D 19, 43 (1991).

10. "Photoabsorption spectra of sodium clusters," K.Selby, V.Kresin, J.Masui, M.Vollmer, W. de Heer, A.Scheidemann, and W.Knight, Phys. Rev. B 43, 4565 (1991).

9. "Photoabsorption of small metal clusters: Surface and volume modes," V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 42, 3247 (1990).

8. "Collective resonance frequencies of metal cluster ions," V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 40, 12507 (1989).

7. "Surface plasma resonances in free metal clusters," K.Selby, M.Vollmer, J.Masui, V.Kresin, W. de Heer, and W.Knight, Phys. Rev. B 40, 5417 (1989).

6. "Investigation of surface plasma resonances in small sodium clusters," K.Selby, M.Vollmer, J.Masui, V.Kresin, W. de Heer, and W.Knight, Z. Phys. D 12, 477 (1989).

5. "Static electric polarizabilities and collective resonance frequencies of small metal clusters," V. Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 39, 3042 (1989).

4. "Collective resonance frequencies in metal clusters," V.Kresin, Phys. Lett. A 133, 89 (1988).

3. "Beam depletion method for measuring velocity distributions of cluster beams," M.Vollmer, K.Selby, V.Kresin, J.Masui, M.Kruger, and W.Knight, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 59, 1965 (1988).

2. "Electronic structure of small metal clusters: Thomas-Fermi statistical theory," V.Kresin, Phys. Rev. B 38, 3741 (1988).

1. "Collective dipole oscillations in small sodium clusters," W. de Heer, K.Selby, V.Kresin, J.Masui, M.Vollmer, A.Châtelain, and W.Knight, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 1805 (1987).