Small can be different

  • R. N. Barnett
  • C. Yannouleas
  • Uzi Landman


Theoretical investigations of size evolutionary patterns for multiply charged anionic metal clusters and solvation of sodium in water clusters are discussed. For Na N Z- clusters, energetic stability and electron decay channels are determined. Formation of a “surface Rydberg-like state” in Na(H2O) N , correlating with calculated and measured ionization potentials, is analyzed.


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  • R. N. Barnett
    • 1
  • C. Yannouleas
    • 1
  • Uzi Landman
    • 1
  1. 1.School of PhysicsGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlanta

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