24.Controlling molecular axis alignment along the laser pulse wavevector

E.J. Zak; (2022, to be submitted)


23. Creating, detecting and understanding dynamic


E.J. Zak, A. Yachmenev and J. Küpper; (2020, to be submitted)


22. Tailored picosecond laser pulses for enhanced

molecular alignment.

S. Kerbstadt*, E. J. Zak*, A. Yachmenev and Jochen Küpper; (2020, to be submitted)


21. Controlling rotation in the molecular frame with

an optical centrifuge.

E. J. Zak, A. Yachmenev  and J. Küpper; Physical Review Research, 3, 023188 (2021)


20. The nuclear-spin-forbidden rovibrational transitions of water from first principles.

A. Yachmenev, G. Yang, E. J. Zak, S. Yurchenko, and J. Küpper; The Journal of Chemical Physics (in press) 2022.


19. Monograph: Theoretical methods for calculating

rotational-vibrational and rotational-vibrational-electronic transition intensities in triatomic molecules

E. J. Zak (2020, in press)


18. Controlling rovibrational state populations of

polar molecules in inhomogeneous electric fields of the Stark deceleration


17. Dynamical semigroups in the Birkhoff polytope of

order 3 as a tool for analysis of quantum channels.


16. Field-induced diastereomers for chiral separation

A. Yachmenev, J. Onvlee, E. J. Zak, A. Owens and J. Küpper,
Physical Review Letters, 123, 243202, (


15. Optimal control theory for rapid adiabatic

passage techniques in inhomogeneous external fields

E. J. ZakarXiv:1712.06998 [quant-ph] (2020, submitted)


14. Using collocation and a hierarchical basis to

 solve the vibrational Schroedinger equation

E.J. Zak and T. Carrington; The Journal of Chemical Physics, 150, 204108 (2019)


13. Ro-vibronic transition intensities for triatomic

molecules  from the exact kinetic energy  operator; electronic spectrum for the C1B2←X1A1 transition in SO2

E. J. Zak and J.Tennyson, The Journal of Chemical Physics 147, 094305 (2017)

12. Highly-accurate intensity factors of pure CO2

lines near 2um

T. Odintsova, E. Fasci, L. Moretti, E. J. Zak, O. Polyansky, J. Tennyson, L. Gianfrani, and A. Castrillo. The Journal of Chemical Physics 146, 244309 (2017)


11. Room temperature linelists for CO2 asymmetric

isotopologues with ab initio computed intensities

E. J. Zak, J. Tennyson, O. L. Polyansky, L. Lodi , N. F. Zobov, S. A. Tashkun, V. I. Perevalov; Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 203, 265-281 (2017)


10. The HITRAN2016 Molecular Spectroscopic


I.E. Gordon, L.S. Rothman, C. Hill, R.V.Kochanov, Y. Tan, P.F. Bernath, M. Birk, V. Boudon, A. Campargue, K.V. Chance, B.J. Drouin, J.-M. Flaud, R.R. Gamache, D. Jacquemart, V.I. Perevalov, A. Perrin, M.-A.H. Smith, J. Tennyson, H. Tran, V.G. Tyuterev, G.C. Toon, J.T. Hodges, K.P. Shine, A. Barbe, A. Csaszar, M.V. Devi, T. Furtenbacher, J.J. Harrison, A. Jolly, T. Johnson, T. Karman, I. Kleiner, A.A. Kyuberis, J. Loos, O. Lyulin, S.N. Mikhailenko, N. Moazzen-Ahmadi, H.S.P. Müller, O.V. Naumenko, A. Nikitin, O.L.Polyansky, M. Rey, M. Rotger, S. Sharpe, K. Sung, E. Starikova, S.A. Tashkun, J. Vander Auwera, G. Wagner, J. Wilzewski, P. Wcisło, S. Yu and E.J. Zak 
Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 203,  3-69, (

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9. From quantum superposition to orbital


D. W. Szczepanik, E. J. Zak and J. Mrozek. Computational and Theoretical Chemistry, 1115,  80–87 (2017)


8. Simulating electric field interactions of polar

molecules using spectroscopic databases.


7. Room temperature line lists for CO2 symmetric

isotopologues with ab initio computed intensities.

E. Zak, J. Tennyson, O. L. Polyansky, L. Lodi , N. F. Zobov, S. A. Tashkun, V. I. Perevalov; Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 189, 267-280 (2017)


5. A room temperature CO2 line list with ab initio

computed intensities.

E. Zak, J. Tennyson, O. L. Polyansky, L. Lodi , N. F. Zobov, S. A. Tashkun, V. I. Perevalov; J. Quant. Spec. Rad. Trans., 177, 31-42 (2016)


4. Normal modes. The true story.

E. Zak, arXiv:1601.04735 [quant-ph] (2015)


3.  A uniform approach to the description of

multicenter bonding.

D. W. Szczepanik, M. Andrzejak, K. Dyduch, E. Zak, M Makowski, G. Mazur, J. Mrozek; Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics,16, 20514-20523, (2014)


2. Quasiperiodic Energy Dependence of Exciton

Relaxation Kinetics in the Sexithiophene Crystal.

P. Petelenz and E. Zak; Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 118 (41), 9653–9660, (2014)


1. Electron delocalization index based on bond order


D. W. Szczepanik, E. Zak, K. Dyduch, J. Mrozek; Chemical Physics Letters,
593,154-159 (