Publications in peer-reviewed journals:

[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld, Katelyn M. Drew, and Robin Joshi
Excess Electrons Bound to Molecular Systems with Vanishing Dipole but Large Molecular Quadrupole.
J. Phys. Chem. A 118, 7320-29 (2014)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld
Method for Visualizing and Quantifying the Nonvalence Character of Excess Electrons.
J. Chem. Theory Comput. 9, 4866 (2013)
[Item] Jason Lambert, Jing Cheng, Angela Buonaugurio, Kit H. Bowen, Chi-Linh Do-Thanh, Yilin Wang, Michael D. Best, Robert N. Compton, and Thomas Sommerfeld
Combined photoelectron collison-induced dissociation, and computational studies of parent and fragment anions of N-paranitrophenylsulfonylalanine, and N-paranitrophenylalanine.
J. Chem. Phys. 139, 234308 (2013)
[Item] Byron H. Smith, Angela. Buonaugurio, Jing Chen, Evan Collins, Kit H. Bowen, Robert N. Compton, and Thomas Sommerfeld
Negative Ions of p-Nitroaniline: Photodetachment, Collisions, and Ab Initio Calculations.
J. Chem. Phys. 138, 234304 (2013)
[Item] Vamsee K. Voora, Jing Ding, Thomas Sommerfeld, and Kenneth D. Jordan
A Self-Consistent Polarization Potential Model for Describing Excess Electrons Interacting with Water Clusters.
J. Phys. Chem. B 117, 4365-70 (2013)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld and Katelyn M. Dreux
Characterizing the excess electron of Li(NH3)4.
J. Chem. Phys. 137, 244302 (2012)
[Item] Masahiro Ehara and Thomas Sommerfeld
CAP/SAC-CI method for calculating resonance states of metastable anions.
Chem. Phys. Lett. 537, 107-112 (2012)
[Item] Victor P. Vysotskiy, Lorenz S. Cederbaum, Thomas Sommerfeld, Vamsee K. Voora, and Kenneth D. Jordan
Benchmark Calculations of the Energies for Binding Excess Electrons to Water Clusters.
J. Chem. Theory Comput. 8, 893-900 (2012)
[Item] Jean Fotie, Hilaire V. Kemami Wangun, Katelyn Dreux, Thomas Sommerfeld, and Jacob Pittman
Unusual open chain quinolinyl peroxol and its alcohol counterpart obtained through a modified Skraup-Doebner-Von Miller quinoline synthesis: theoretical studies and complete 1H- and 13C-NMR assignments.
Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry 50, 68-73 (2012)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld and Bijay Bhattarai
Al(CN)63- and Al(NC)63- trianions.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 13, 18393-97 (2011)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld
Lorentz Trial Function for the Hydrogen Atom: A Simple, Elegant Exercise.
J. Chem. Edu. 88, 1521-24 (2011)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld and Rebecca J. Weber
Empirical Correlation Methods for Temporary Anions.
J. Phys. Chem. A 115, 6675-82 (2011)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld, Bijay Bhattarai, Victor P. Vysotskiy, and Lorenz S. Cederbaum
Correlation-bound anions of NaCl clusters.
J. Chem. Phys. 133, 114301 (2010)
[Item] Tae Hoon Choi, Thomas Sommerfeld, S. Levent Yilmaz, and Kenneth D. Jordan
Discrete Variable Representation Implementation of the One-Electron Polarization Model.
J. Chem. Theory Comput. 6, 2388 (2010)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld
Al4- cluster anion: Electronic structure, excited states, and electron detachment.
J. Chem. Phys. 132, 124305 (2010)
[Item] Debra D. Dolliver, Thomas Sommerfeld, Megan L. Lanier, Jordan A. Dinser, Richard P. Rucker, Rebecca J. Weber, and Artie S. McKim
Synthesis of N-alkoxybenzimidoyl azides and their reactions in electrophilic media.
J. Phys. Org. Chem. 23, 227-37 (2010)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld
Excess Electrons Bound to Small Ammonia Clusters.
J. Phys. Chem. A 112, 11817-23 (2008)
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld, Albert DeFusco, and Kenneth D. Jordan
Model Potential Approaches for Describing the Interaction of Excess Electrons with Water Clusters: Incorporation of Long-Range Correlation Effects.
J. Phys. Chem. A 112, 11021-35 (2008): Feature Article
[Item] Thomas Sommerfeld and Maxwell McCray
Structure of the doubly charged C5O22- anion.
Int. J. Mass Spec. 277, 162 (2008): Eugen Illenberger Festschrift
[Item] S. T. Stokes, K. H. Bowen, T. Sommerfeld, S. Ard, N. Mirsaleh-Kohan, J. D. Steill, and R. N. Compton
Negative ions of nitroethane and its clusters.
J. Chem. Phys. 129, 064308 (2008)
[Item] Albert DeFusco, Thomas Sommerfeld, and Kenneth D. Jordan
Parallel tempering Monte Carlo simulations of the water heptamer anion.
Chem. Phys. Lett. 455, 135-138 (2008)
[Item] Daniel S. Lambrecht, Timo Fleig, and Thomas Sommerfeld,
Instability of the Al42- "All-Metal Aromatic" Ion and Its Implications.
J. Phys. Chem. A 112, 2855-2862 (2008)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
Doorway mechanism for dissociative electron attachment to fructose.
J. Chem. Phys. 126, 124301 (2007)
[Item] K. Franzreb, T. Sommerfeld, and P. Williams,
Small gas-phase dianions of Zn3O42-, Zn4O52-, CuZn2O42-, Si2GeO62-, Ti2O52-, Ti3O72-.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 9, 846 (2007)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, S. D. Gardner, A. DeFusco, and K. D. Jordan,
Low-lying isomers and finite temperature behavior of (H2O)6-.
J. Chem. Phys. 125, 174301 (2006)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, Klaus Franzreb, Richard C. Sobers, and Peter Williams,
Small silicon-oxygen dianions in the gas phase.
Chem. Phys. 329, 216 (2006) : Lorenz Cederbaum Festschrift
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and K. D. Jordan,
Electron binding motifs of (H2O)n- clusters.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 128, 5828 (2006)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and K. D. Jordan,
Quantum Drude Oscillator Model for Describing the Interaction of Excess Electrons with Water Clusters: An Application to (H2O)13-.
J. Phys. Chem. A 109, 11531 (2005): Jack Simons Festschrift
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and S. Knecht,
Electronic interaction between valence and dipole-bound states of the cyanoacetylene anion.
Eur. Phys. J. D 35, 207 (2005): Special issue on electron-driven molecular processes
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
Dipole-bound states as doorways in (dissociative) electron attachment.
J. Phys. Conf. Ser. 4, 245 (2005)
[Item] K. Gokhberg, A. B. Trofimov, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Ionization of metal atoms following valence-excitation of neighbouring molecules.
Europhys. Lett. 72, 228 (2005)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
Intramolecular electron transfer from dipole-bound to valence orbitals: Uracil and 5-Chlorouracil.
J. Phys. Chem. A 108, 9150 (2004)
[Item] S. Scheit, V. Averbukh, H.-D. Meyer, N. Moiseyev, R. Santra, T. Sommerfeld, J. Zobeley, and L. S. Cederbaum,
On the interatomic Coulombic decay in the Ne dimer.
J. Chem. Phys. 121, 8393 (2004)
[Item] S. Feuerbacher, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Extrapolating bound state data of anions into the metastable domain.
J. Chem. Phys. 121, 6628 (2004)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
Multipole-bound states of Succinonitrile and other dicarbonitriles.
J. Chem. Phys. 121, 4097 (2004)
[Item] S. Barsotti, T. Sommerfeld, M.-W. Ruf and H. Hotop,
High resolution study of cluster anion formation in low-energy electron collisions with OCS clusters.
Int. J. Mass Spectrom. 233, 181 (2004)
[Item] S. Feuerbacher, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Intersection of potential energy surfaces of short-lived states: the complex analogue of conical intersections.
J. Chem. Phys. 120, 3201 (2004)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, H.-D. Meyer, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Potential energy surface of the CO2- anion.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 6, 42 (2004)
[Item] D. Laage, I. Burghardt, T. Sommerfeld, and J. T. Hynes,
On the dissociation of aromatic radical anions in solution. 1. Formulation and Application to p-Cyanochlorobenzene Radical Anion.
J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 11271 (2003)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and T. Posset,
Electron attachment to CO2 clusters.
J. Chem. Phys. 119, 7714 (2003)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
A fresh look at the 2A1 CO2- potential energy surface.
J. Phys. B 36, L127 (2003)
[Item] S. Feuerbacher, T. Sommerfeld, R. Santra and L. S. Cederbaum,
Complex absorbing potentials in the framework of electron propagator theory II. Application to temporary anions.
J. Chem. Phys. 118, 6188 (2003)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, S. Feuerbacher, M. Pernpointner, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Electronic structure of isolated PtX62- (X=F,Cl,Br) dianions.
J. Chem. Phys. 118, 1747 (2003)
[Item] D. Laage, I. Burghardt, T. Sommerfeld, and J. T. Hynes,
On the dissociation of aromatic radical anions in solution.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 4, 61 (2003)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
Coupling between dipole-bound and valence states: the nitromethane anion.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 4, 2511 (2002)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and H.-D. Meyer,
Computing the energy-dependent width of temporary anions from L2 ab initio methods.
J. Phys. B 35, 1841 (2002)
[Item] A. Dreuw, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Short- and long-lived states of BF-.
J. Chem. Phys. 116, 6039 (2002)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
A fresh look at aromatic dianions.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 124, 1119 (2002)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
Electron-induced Chemistry of 5-Chlorouracil.
ChemPhysChem 2, 676 (2001)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
FCN- and FNC- radical anions.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 3, 2394 (2001)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and R. Santra,
An efficient method to perform CAP/CI calculations for temporary anions.
Int. J. Quant. Chem. 82, 218 (2001)
[Item] H. Irngartinger, A. Altreuther, T. Sommerfeld, and T. Stojanik,
Pyramidalization in derivatives of Bicyclo[5.1.0]oct-1(7)-enes and 2,2,5,5-Tetramethylbicyclo[4.1.0]hept-1(6)enes.
Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2000, 4059 (2000)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
Lifetimes of metastable dianions: CN22-, C42-, and CO32-.
J. Phys. Chem. A 104, 8806 (2000)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
On resonance states of atomic dianions.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 956 (2000)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, F. Tarantelli, H.-D. Meyer and L. S. Cederbaum,
Ab initio calculation of energies and lifetimes of metastable dianions: the C22- resonance.
J. Chem. Phys. 112, 6635 (2000)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and F. Tarantelli,
Subspace iteration techniques for the calculation of resonances using complex-symmetric Hamiltonians.
J. Chem. Phys. 112, 2106 (2000)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld,
On long-lived HCCH- states.
Chem. Phys. Lett. 304, 98 (1999)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and M. S. Child,
Dissociation lifetimes of alkali halide dianions.
J. Chem. Phys. 110, 5670 (1999)
[Item] A. Dreuw, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Possible long-lived quartet resonance states of CO-.
Theoretical Chemistry Accounts 100, 60 (1998)
[Item] A. Dreuw, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Mixed silicon-carbon dianions and their stability in the gas phase.
J. Chem. Phys. 109, 2727 (1998)
[Item] V. Berghof, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Sulfur cluster dianions.
J. Phys. Chem. 102, 5100 (1998)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, U. V. Riss, H.-D. Meyer, L. S. Cederbaum, B. Engels, and H. U. Suter
Temporary anions - calculation of energy and lifetime by absorbing potentials: the N2- 2Pig resonance.
J. Phys. B 31, 4107 (1998)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld and L. S. Cederbaum,,
Long-lived states of N2-.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3723 (1998)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, U. V. Riss, H.-D. Meyer and L. S. Cederbaum,
Metastable C22- dianion.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 1237 (1997)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, U. V. Riss, H.-D. Meyer, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Evidence for a metastable state of the fundamental dianion H2-.
Phys. Rev. A 55, 1903 (1997)
[Item] A. Maderna, H. Pritzkow, W. Siebert, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Kristallstruktur von H5C5N-B(CCH)3 und Elektronenstruktur von B(CCH)3.
Z. Naturforsch. 52 b, 1315 (1997)
[Item] A. Dreuw, T. Sommerfeld, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Stable free dianionic Silicon-Carbon clusters.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 36, 1889 (1997)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, U. V. Riss, H.-D. Meyer, and L. S. Cederbaum,
Evidence for a resonance state of H2-.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 470 (1996)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, M. K. Scheller, and L. S. Cederbaum,
A new class of free stable doubly negative systems: Three Si2O52- isomers and their interconversion.
J. Chem. Phys. 104, 1464 (1996)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, M. K. Scheller, and L. S. Cederbaum,
A new class of free stable doubly negative systems: First investigations on the SinOm2- series.
J. Chem. Phys. 103, 1057 (1995)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, M. K. Scheller and L. S. Cederbaum,
Small dianionic carbon clusters: General aspects on their stability and results for C92-.
J. Phys. Chem. 98, 8914 (1994)
[Item] T. Sommerfeld, M. K. Scheller, and L. S. Cederbaum,
On the structure of small doubly negative carbon clusters.
Chem. Phys. Lett. 209, 216 (1993)
[Item] J. A. K. Howard, J. C. Jeffery, P. A. Jellis, T. Sommerfeld, and F. G. A. Stone,
Chemistry of [NEt4][10-Endo-(Au(PPh3))-7,8-Nido-C2B9H9Me2] - carborane cage transfer from gold to rhodium and iridium.
Jour. Chem. Soc. Chem. Com. 23, 1664 (1991)

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