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107. L. Puskar, E. Ritter, U. Schade, M. Yandrasits, S. J. Hamrock, M. Schaberg, and E. F. Aziz, Infrared dynamics study of thermally treated perfluoroimide acid proton exchange membranes, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2017). DOI: 10.1039/C6CP06627E

106. A. Moguilevski, M. Wilke, G. Grell, S. I. Bokarev, S. G. Aziz, N. Engel, A. A. Raheem, O. Kühn, I. Yu. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz, Ultrafast spin crossover in [FeII(bpy)3]2+: revealing two competing mechanisms by means of XUV photoemission spectroscopy, ChemPhysChem, (2017). DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201601396

105. S. S. N. Lalithambika, K. Atak, R. Seidel, A. Neubauer, T. Brandenburg, J. Xiao, B. Winter, E. F. Aziz, Chemical bonding in aqueous hexacyano cobaltate from photon- and electron-detection perspectives, Scientific Reports, (2017). DOI: 10.1038/srep40811



104. K. Lieutenant, T. Hofmann, C. Zendler, C. Schulz, E. F. Aziz and K. Habicht, Numerical optimization of a RIXS spectrometer using raytracing simulations, Journal of Physics (2016). DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/738/1/012104

103. M. Borgwardt, M. Wilke, I. Yu. Kiyan, and E. F. Aziz, Ultrafast excited states dynamics of [Ru(bpy)3]2+ dissolved in ionic liquids, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2016). DOI: 10.1039/C6CP05655E

102. T. Brandenburg, R. Golnak, M. Nagasaka, K. Atak, S. S. N. Lalithambika, N. Kosugi, E. F. Aziz, Impacts of Conformational Geometries in Fluorinated Alkanes, Scientific Reports, (2016). DOI: 10.1038/srep31382

101. M. Wilke, R. Al-Obaidi, I. Yu. Kiyan, and E. F. Aziz, Multiplateau structure in photoemission spectra of strong-field ionization of dense media, Phys. Rev. A, (2016). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.94.033423

100. A. Haller, Y.-C. Chiang, M. Menger, E. F. Aziz, A. Bande, Strong Field Control of the Interatomic Coulombic Decay Process in Quantum Dots, Chemical Physics, (2016). DOI: 10.1016/j.chemphys.2016.09.020

99. P. Dolbundalchok, D. Peláez, E. F. Aziz, und A. Bande, Geometrical Control of the Interatomic Coulombic Decay Process in Quantum Dots, J. Comput. Chem., (2016). DOI: 10.1002/jcc.24410

98. M. F. Tesch, R. Golnak, F. Ehrhard, D. Schön, J. Xiao, K. Atak, A. Bande, E. F. Aziz, Analysis of the Electronic Structure of Aqueous Urea and Its Derivatives: A Systematic Soft X-Ray–TD-DFT Approach, Chem. Eur. J., (2016). doi: 10.1002/chem.201601235

97. E. F. Aziz, J. Xiao, R. Golnak, M. Tesch, LiXEdrom: High Energy Resolution RIXS Station dedicated to Liquid Investigation at BESSY II, Journal of large-scale research facilities, (2016). doi: 10.17815/jlsrf-2-85

96. R. Golnak, J. Xiao, K. Atak, I. Unger, R. Seidel, B. Winter, E. F. Aziz, Undistorted X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Using s-Core-Orbital Emissions, J. Phys. Chem. A, (2016). doi: 10.1021/acs.jpca.6b01699

95. M. Borgwardt, M. Wilke, T. Kampen, S. Mähl, M. Xiao, L. Spiccia, K. M. Lange, I. Yu. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz, Charge Transfer Dynamics at Dye-Sensitized ZnO and TiO2 Interfaces Studied by Ultrafast XUV Photoelectron Spectroscopy, Scientific Reports (2016). doi: 10.1038/srep24422

94. R. Golnak, S. I. Bokarev, R. Seidel1, J. Xiao, G. Grell, K. Atak, I. Unger, S. Thürmer, S. G. Aziz, O. Kühn, B. Winter, E. F. Aziz, Joint Analysis of Radiative and Non-Radiative Electronic Relaxation upon X-ray Irradiation of Transition Metal Aqueous Solutions, Scientific Reports (2016). doi: 10.1038/srep24659

93. R. Golnak, J. Xiao, M. Pohl, C. Schwanke, A. Neubauer, K. M. Lange, K. Atak, E. F. Aziz. Influence of the Outer Ligands on Metal-to-Ligand Charge Transfer in Solvated Manganese Porphyrins, Inorg. Chem. (2016). doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b01585

92. F. M. Pont, A. Bande, und L. S. Cederbaum. Electron-Correlation Driven Capture and Release in Double Quantum Dots, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter. (2016). doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/28/7/075301

91. Petr Slavíček, Nikolai V. Kryzhevoi, Emad F. Aziz, Bernd Winter. Relaxation Processes in Aqueous Systems upon X‑ray Ionization: Entanglement of Electronic and Nuclear Dynamics. J. Phys. Chem. Letters (2016)  doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b02665



90. K. Atak, R. Golnak, J. Xiao, M. Pflüger, T. Brandenburg, B. Winter, E. F. Aziz. Co(III) protoporphyrin IX chloride in solution: spin-state and metal coordination revealed from resonant inelastic X-ray scattering and electronic structure calculations. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17: 3409-3414 (2015) doi: 10.1039/C4CP04703F

89. A. Kothe, M. Wilke, A. Moguilevski, N. Engel, B. Winter, I. Yu. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz. Charge transfer to solvent dynamics in iodide aqueous solution studied at ionization threshold. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17: 1918-1924 (2015) doi: 10.1039/C4CP02482F

88. R. Golnak, J. Xiao, K. Atak, J. Stevens, A. Gainar, S. L. M. Schroeder, E. F. Aziz. Intermolecular Bonding of Hemin in Solution and in Solid State Probed by N K-edge X-ray Spectroscopies . Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2015)

87. R. Al-Obaidi, M. Wilke, M. Borgwardt, J. Metje, A. Moguilevski, N. Engel, D. Tolksdorf, A. Raheem, T. Kampen, S. Mähl, I. Y. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz. Ultrafast photoelectron spectroscopy of solutions: space-charge effect. New J. Phys. (2015)

86. K. Lieutenant, T. Hofmann, C. Schulz, M. Yablonskikh, K. Habicht, E. F. Aziz. Design Concept of the High-Resolution End-station PEAXIS at BESSY II: Wide-Q-Range RIXS and XPS Measurements on Solids, Solutions, and Interfaces. J. El. Spec. Rel. Phen. (2015)

85. G. Grell, S. I. Bokarev, B. Winter, R. Seidel, E. F. Aziz, S. G. Aziz, O. Kühn. Multi-reference approach to the calculation of photoelectron spectra including spin-orbit coupling. J. Chem. Phys. (2015)

84. I. Unger, D. Hollas, R. Seidel, S. Thürmer, E. F. Aziz, P. Slavicek, B. Winter. Control of X-Ray Induced Electron and Nuclear Dynamics in Ammonia and Glycine Aqueous Solution via Hydrogen Bonding. J. Phys. Chem. B (2015)

83. R. Seidel, K. Atak, S. Thürmer, E. F. Aziz, B. Winter. Ti3+ Aqueous Solution: Hybridization and Electronic Relaxation Probed by State-Dependent Electron Spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. B (2015)

82. S. I. Bokarev, M. Khan, M. K. Abdel-Latif, J. Xiao, R. H. Hilal, S. G. Aziz, E. F. Aziz, O. Kühn. Unraveling Electronic Structure of Photocatalytic Manganese Complexes by L-edge X-ray Spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. C (2015)

81. T. Petit, H. Yuzawa, M. Nagasaka, R. Yamanoi, E. Osawa, N. Kosugi, E. F. Aziz. Probing Interfacial Water on Nanodiamonds in Colloidal Dispersion. JPCL (2015)

80. E. Ritter, L. Puskar, F. J. Bartl, E. F. Aziz, P. Hegemann, U. Schade. Time-resolved infrared spectroscopic techniques as applied to Channelrhodopsin. Front. Mol. Biosci. (2015)

79. T. Brandenburg, T. Petit, A. Neubauer, K. Atak, M. Nagasaka, R. Golnak, N. Kosugi, E. F. Aziz. Fluorination-dependent Molecular Orbital Occupancy in Ring-shaped Perfluorocarbons. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2015)

78. A. Kothe, M. Wilke, A. Moguilevski, N. Engel, B. Winter, I. Y. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz. Reply to the ’Comment on ”Charge Transfer to Solvent Dynamics in Iodide Aqueous Solution Studied at Ionization Threshold”’ by A. Lübcke and H.-H. Ritze. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2015)

77. M. Khan, J. Xiao, F. Zhou, M. Yablonskikh, D. R. MacFarlane, L. Spiccia, E. F. Aziz. On the Origin of the Improvement of Electrodeposited MnOx Films in Water Oxidation Catalysis Induced by Heat Treatment. ChemSusChem (2015)

76. M. Borgwardt, M. Wilke, T. Kampen, S. Mähl, W. Xiang, L. Spiccia, K. M. Lange, I. Y. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz. Injection Kinetics and Electronic Structure at the N719/TiO2 Interface Studied by Means of Ultrafast XUV Photoemission Spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. C (2015)

75. R. Schuetz, D. Fix, U. Schade, E. F. Aziz, N. Timofeeva, R. Weinkamer, A. Masic. Anisotropy in Bone Demineralization Revealed by Polarized Far-IR Spectroscopy. Molecules (2015)

74. J. S. Stevens, A. Gainar, E. Suljoti, J. Xiao, R. Golnak, E. F. Aziz, S. L. M. Schroeder. Chemical Speciation and Bond Lengths of Organic Solutes by Core-Level Spectroscopy: pH and Solvent Influence on p-Aminobenzoic Acid. Chem. Eur. J. (2015)

73. M. J. Thomason, C. R. Seabourne, B. M. Sattelle, G. A. Hembury, J. S. Stevens, A. J. Scott, E. F. Aziz, S. L. M. Schroeder. Self-Association of Organic Solutes in Solution: A NEXAFS Study of Aqueous Imidazole. Faraday Discussions (2015)

72. R. Golnak , J. Xiao , K. Atak , M. Khan , E. Suljoti, E. F. Aziz. Local Energy Gap Opening Induced by Hemin Dimerization in Aqueous Solution. J. Phys. Chem. B (2015)

71. T. Petit, M. Pflüger, D. Tolksdorf, J. Xiao, E. F. Aziz. Valence holes observed in nanodiamonds dispersed in water. Nanoscale (2015)

70. J. Xiao, M. Khan, A. Singh, E. Suljoti, L. Spiccia, E. F. Aziz. Enhancing the catalytic activity by narrowing the local energy gap – X-Ray studies of a Mn water oxidation catalyst. ChemSusChem. (2015)



69. I. Lo Vecchio, M. Autore, F. D’Apuzzo, F. Giorgianni, A. Perucchi, U. Schade, V. N. Andreev, V. A. Klimov, S. Lupi. Optical conductivity of V4O7 across its metal-insulator transition. Phys. Rev. B (2014)

68. R. Wiesinger, U. Schade, Ch. Kleber, M. Schreiner. An experimental set-up to apply polarization modulation to infrared reflection absorption spectroscopy for improved in situ studies of atmospheric corrosion processes. Rev. Sci. Instrum. (2014)

67. T. Brandenburg, M. Agaker, K. Atak, M. Pflüger, C. Schwanke, T. Petit, K. M Lange, J.-E. Rubensson, E. F. Aziz. The Electronic Structure of Perfluorodecalin studied by Soft X-ray Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure Calculations. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2014)

66. M. A. Khan, E. Suljoti, A. Singh, S. Bonke, T. Brandenburg, K. Atak, R. Golnak, L. Spiccia, E. F. Aziz. Electronic Structural Insights into Efficient MnOx Catalysts. J. Mater. Chem. A (2014)

65. M. Wilke, R. Al-Obaidi, A. Moguilevski, A. Kothe, N. Engel, J. Metje, I. Yu. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz. Laser-assisted electron scattering in strong-field ionization of dense water vapor by ultrashort laser pulses. New J. Phys. (2014)

64. K. Atak , R. Golnak , J. Xiao , E. Suljoti , M. Pflüger , T. Brandenburg , B. Winter , E. F. Aziz. Electronic Structure of Hemin in Solution Studied by Resonant X-ray Emission Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure Calculations. J. Phys. Chem. B (2014)

63. J. Xiao, R. Golnak, K. Atak, M. Pflüger, M. N. Pohl, E. Suljoti, B. Winter, E. F. Aziz. The Assistance of the Iron Porphyrin Ligands to the Binding Interaction Between the Fe Center and Small Molecules in Solution. J. Phys. Chem. B (2014)

62. U. Schade, E. Ritter, P. Hegemann, E. F. Aziz, K. P. Hofmann. Concept for a Single-Shot Mid-infrared Spectrometer using Synchrotron Radiation. Vib. Spec. (2014)

61. I. Unger, S. Thürmer, D. Hollas, E. F. Aziz, B. Winter, P. Slavicek. Ultrafast Proton and Electron Dynamics in Core-Ionized Hydrated Hydrogen Peroxide: Photoemission Measurements with Isotopically Substituted Hydrogen Peroxide. J. Phys. Chem. C (2014)

60. T. Petit, K. M. Lange, G. Conrad, K. Yamamoto, C. Schwanke, K. F. Hodeck, M. Dantz, T. Brandenburg, E. Suljoti, E. F. Aziz. Probing ion-specific effects on aqueous acetate solutions: Ion pairing versus water structure modifications. Str. Dyn. (2014)

59. A.D.O. Bawagan, S.J. Hamrock, M. Schaberg, I. Yousef, E. Ritter, U. Schade. Far-infrared Studies on Nafion and Perfluoroimide Acid (PFIA) and their Alkali Salts. Vib. Spec. (2014)

58. J. Metje, M. Borgwardt, A. Moguilevski, A. Kothe, N. Engel, M. Wilke, R. Al-Obaidi, D. Tolksdorf, A. Firsov, M. Brzhezinskaya, A. Erko, I. Y. Kiyan, E. F. Aziz. Monochromatization of femtosecond XUV light pulses with the use of reflection zone plates. Op. Ex. (2014), doi:

57. S. I. Bokarev, M. Dantz, E. Suljoti, K. Atak, B. Winter. O. Kühn, E. F. Aziz. Bokarev et al. Reply. Phys. Rev. Lett. (2014), doi:

56. N. Engel, S.I. Bokarev, E. Suljoti, R. Garcia-Diez, K. M. Lange, K. Atak, R. Golnak, A. Kothe, M. Dantz, Oliver Kühn, E. F. Aziz. Chemical Bonding in Aqueous Ferrocyanide: Experimental and Theoretical X-ray Spectroscopic Study. J. Phys. Chem. B (2014), doi:



55. K. Atak, S.I. Bokarev, M. Gotz, R. Golnak, K. M. Lange, N. Engel, M. Dantz, E. Suljoti, Oliver Kühn, E. F. Aziz. Nature of the Chemical Bond of Aqueous Fe2+ Probed by Soft X‑ray Spectroscopies and ab Initio Calculations. J. Phys. Chem. B (2013), doi:

54. B. Dierker, E. Suljoti, K. Atak, K. M. Lange, N. Engel, R. Golnak, M. Dantz, K. Hodeck, M. Khan, N. Kosugi, E. F. Aziz. Probing Orbital Symmetry in Solution: Polarization-dependent Resonant Inelastic Soft X-Ray Scattering on Liquid Micro-jet. New J. Phys. (2013), doi:

53. S. I. Bokarev, E. Suljoti, M. Dantz, O. Kühn, E. F. Aziz. State-Dependent Electron Delocalization Dynamics at the Solute-Solvent Interface: Soft-X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Calculations. Phys. Rev. Lett. (2013), doi:

52. E. Suljoti, R. Garcia-Diez, S. I. Bokarev, K. M. Lange, R. Schoch, B. Dierker, M. Dantz, K. Yamamoto, N. Engel, K. Atak, O. Kühn, M. Bauer, J.-E. Rubensson, E. F. Aziz. Direkte Untersuchung von Orbitalwechselwirkungen in gelösten metallorganischen Komplexen. Angew. Chem. (2013) doi:

51. E. Suljoti, R. Garcia-Diez, S. I. Bokarev, K. M. Lange, R. Schoch, B. Dierker, M. Dantz, K. Yamamoto, N. Engel, K. Atak, O. Kühn, M. Bauer, J.-E. Rubensson, E. F. Aziz. Direct Observation of Molecular Orbital Mixing in a Solvated Organometallic Complex. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2013), doi:

50. K. M. Lange, E. F. Aziz. Electronic Structure of Ions and Molecules in Solution: A View from Modern Soft X-Ray Spectroscopies. Chem. Soc. Rev. (2013), doi:

49. R. Golnak, K. Atak, E. Suljoti, K. F. Hodeck, K. M. Lange, M. A. Soldatov, N. Engel, E. F. Aziz. Local Electronic Structure of Aqueous Zinc Acetate: Oxygen K-Edge X-Ray Absorption and Emission Spectroscopy on Micro-Jet. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2013), doi:

48. K.M. Lange, R. Golnak, S. Bonnhommeau, E.F. Aziz. Ligand Discrimination of Myoglobin in Solution: An Iron L-Edge X-Ray Absorption Study of the Active Centre. Chem. Commun. (2013), doi:

47. A. Kothe, J. Metje, M. Wilke, A. Moguilevski, N. Engel, R. Al-Obaidi, C. Richter, R. Golnak, I. Yu. Kiyan, E.F. Aziz. Time-of-flight electron spectrometer for a broad range of kinetic energies. Rev. Sci. Instrum. (2013), doi:



46. N. Engel, K. Atak, K.M. Lange, M. Gotz, M. Soldatov, R. Golnak, E. Suljoti, J.-E. Rubensson, E.F. Aziz. DMSO−Water Clustering in Solution Observed in Soft X‑ray Spectra. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. (2012), doi:

45. Kathrin M. Lange, Edlira Suljoti, Emad F. Aziz. Resonant Inelastic X-Ray Scattering as a Probe of Molecular Structure and Electron Dynamics in Solutions. J. Elec. Spec. Rel. Phen. (2012), doi:

44. K.M. Lange, E.F. Aziz. The Hydrogen Bond of Water from the Perspective of Soft X-Ray Spectroscopy. Chem. Asian J. (2012), doi:

43. E.F. Aziz, K.M. Lange, S. Bonhommeau, M. Chergui. Reply to 'Dark channel fluorescence...' and 'Dips and peaks...'. nature chemistry. (2012), doi:

42. M.A. Soldatov, K.M. Lange, M.D. Gotz, N. Engel, R. Golnak, A. Kothe, E.F. Aziz. On
the Origin of Dips in Total Fluorescence Yield X-Ray Absorption Spectra: Partial and Inverse Partial Fluorescence
Yield at the L-edge of Cobalt aqueous Solution
. Chem. Phys. Lett. (2012), doi:

41. Kaan Atak, Nicholas Engel, Kathrin M Lange, Ronny Golnak, Malte Gotz, Mikhail Soldatov, J.-E. Rubensson, Nobuhiro Kosugi, and Emad F Aziz. The Chemical Bond in Carbonyl and Sulfinyl Groups Studied by Soft X-ray Spectroscopy and ab Initio Calculations Chem. Phys. Chem. (2012) 13, 1–6 DOI:

40. Malte D. Gotz, Mikhail A. Soldatov, Kathrin Maria Lange, Nicholas Engel, Ronny Golnak, Rene Könnecke, Kaan Atak, Wolfgang Eberhardt, and Emad Flear Aziz. Probing Coster-Kronig Transitions in Aqueous Fe+2 Solution Using Inverse Partial and Partial Fluorescence Yield at the L-edge. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. (2012) 1619–1623. DOI:

39. Kathrin M. Lange, Mikhail Soldatov, Ronny Golnak, Malte Gotz, Nicholas Engel, René Könnecke,Jan-Erik Rubensson and Emad F. Aziz, X-ray emission from pure and dilute H2O and D2O in a liquid microjet: Hydrogen bonds and nuclear dynamics. Phys. Rev. B DOI: (2012)

38. Kathrin M Lange, Alexander Kothe and Emad Flear Aziz , Chemistry in Solution: Recent Techniques and Applications Using Soft X-ray Spectroscopy. PCCP , Invited Perspective/Cover article DOI:, (2012)

37. Robert Seidel, Samira Ghadimi, Kathrin M. Lange, Sébastien Bonhommeau, Mikhail A. Soldatov, Ronny Golnak, Alexander Kothe, René Könnecke, Alexander Soldatov, Stephan Thürmer, Bernd Winter, and Emad F. Aziz, Origin of Dark-Channel X-ray Fluorescence from Transition-Metal Ions in Water. J. Am. Chem. Soc., J. Am. Chem. Soc, DOI: (2012)



36. Kathrin M. Lange, René Könnecke, Mikhail Soldatov, Ronny Golnak, Jan-Erik Rubensson, Alexander Soldatov, Emad F. Aziz, On the Origin of the Hydrogen Bond Network Nature of Water: X-Ray Absorption and Emission Spectra of Water-Acetonitrile Mixtures. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., DOI: (2011)

35. Kathrin M. Lange, Ulf Bergmann Kai F. Hodeck, René Könnecke, Ulrich Schade, Emad F. Aziz, Shared Solvation of Sodium Ions in Alcohol-Water Solutions Explains the Non-Ideality of Free Energy of Solvation. PCCP, DOI:, (2011)

34.  Matthias Bauer, Tom Stalinski, Emad F. Aziz, Insights into the Induced Ultrafast Electron Delocalization in Fe(CO)5 Using Dark Channel Fluorescence Yield X-Ray Absorption. ChemPhysChem DOI: (2011)

33. Andrei P. Sommer, Kai F. Hodeck, Dan Zhu, Alexander Kothe, Kathrin M. Lange, Hans-Joerg Fecht, Emad F. Aziz, Breathing Volume into Interfacial Water with Laser Light. J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2 (6), pp 562-565 (2011) 

32. Emad F. Aziz. X-ray Spectroscopies Revealing Structure and Dynamics of Metalloprotein Active Centres. Perspective, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2 (4), pp 320–326 (2011) "On the cover"



31. Kathrin M. Lange, Kai F. Hodeck, Ulrich Schade, Emad F. Aziz, Nature of the Hydrogen Bond of Water in Solvents of Different Polarities. J. Phys. Chem. B., 114 (50), 16997–17001(2010)

30. Kai F. Hodeck, Kathrin M. Lange, Emad F. Aziz. The Dark Channel Fluorescence Yield X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy: A Doorway to Radiation Attosecond Chemistry. IXAS 3 (2010)

29. Kathrin M. Lange, René Könnecke, Samira Ghadimi, Ronny Golnak, Mikhail A. Soldatov, Kai F. Hodeck, Alexander Soldatov, Emad F. Aziz. High resolution X-ray emission spectroscopy of water and aqueous ions using the micro-jet technique. Chemical Physics 377, 1-5 (2010) "On the cover"

28. Emad F. Aziz. The Solvation of Ions and Molecules Probed via Soft X-ray Spectroscopies. Invited review in Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena. Vol. 177, 2-3, 168-180 (2010)

27. Emad F. Aziz, Hannelore Rittmann-Frank, Kathrin M. Lange, Sebastien Bonhommeau, and Maged Chergui. Charge transfer to solvent identified via dark channel fluorescence yield L-edge spectroscopy. Nature Chemistry 2, 853–857 (2010)

See for article 27. also: News and Views 'X-ray spectroscopy: Transferring electrons to water' by Anders Nielsson; Nature Chemistry 2, 800-802 (2010)

26. Daniel Panzer, Christian Beck, Michaela Hahn, Jochen Maul, Gerd Schönhense Heinz Decker and Emad F. Aziz. Water Influences on the Copper Active Site in Hemocyanin. The J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 1,1642-1647 (2010)

25. Nora Bergmann, Sebastien Bonhommeau, Kathrin M. Lange, Stefanie M. Greil, Stefan Eisebitt, Frank de Groot, Majed Chergui and Emad F. Aziz. On the enzymatic activity of Catalase: an X-ray absorption study at the L-edges of Iron in the active centre. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.  Vol. 12, 18, 4827-4832 (2010).

24. Stefanie M. Greil, Iver Lauermann , Ahmed Ennaoui, Timo Kropp, Kathrin M. Lange, Matthieu Weber,  Emad F. Aziz. In situ investigation of wet chemical processes for chalcopyrite solar cells by L-edge XAS under ambient condition. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B. Vol. 268, 3-4, 263-267 (2010)



23. Niklas Ottosson, Robert Vacha, Emad F. Aziz, Wandared Pokapanich, Wolfgang Eberhardt, Svante Svensson, Gunnar Öhrwall, Pavel Jungwirth, Olle Björneholm, and Bernd Winter. Large variations in the propensity of aqueous oxychlorine anions for the solution/vapor interface. J. Chem. Phys. 131, 124706 (2009)

22. Johan Gråsjö, Egil Andersson, Johan Forsberg, Emad F. Aziz, Barbara Brena, Christian Johansson, Joseph Nordgren, Laurent Duda, Joakim Andersson, Franz Hennies, Jan-Erik Rubensson, and Per Hansson. Electronic structure of water molecules confined in a micelle lattice. J. Phys. Chem. B 113, 8201 (2009).

21. Emad F. Aziz, Niklas Ottosson, Sébastien Bonhommeau, Nora Bergmann, Wolfgang Eberhardt and Majed Chergui. Probing the electronic structure of the Hemoglobin active centre in physiological solutions. Phys. Rev. Let. 102, 68103 (2009)

20. Iver Lauermann, Timo Kropp,  Damien Vottiera , Ahmed Ennaoui, and Emad F. Aziz. In-situ Analysis of the Zn(S,O)-Buffer Layer Preparation for Chalcopyrite Solar Cells via Zn L-edge Spectroscopy. Communication in ChemPhysChem. 10, 532 (2009)

19. T. Kachel, N. Pontius, C. Stamm, M. Wietstruk, Emad F. Aziz, H. A. Dürr, W. Eberhardt, and F. M. F. de Groot. Transient electronic structure in fs laser heated nickel.  Phys. Rev. B 80, 92404  (2009)



18. Sébastien Bonhommeau, Niklas Ottosson, Wandared Pokapanich, Svante Svensson, Wolfgang Eberhardt, Olle Björneholm, and Emad F. Aziz. Solvent Effect of Alcohols at the L-Edge of Iron in Solution: X-ray Absorption and Multiplet Calculations. J. Phys. Chem. B. Let. 112, 12571 (2008)

17. Niklas Ottosson, Emad F. Aziz, Henrik Bergersen, Wandared Pokapanich, Gunnar Öhrwall, Svante Svensson, Wolfgang Eberhardt, and Olle Björneholm. Electronical re-arrangement upon the hydrolysation of aqueous formaldehyde studied by core-electron spectroscopies. J. Phys. Chem. B. 112, 16642 (2008)

16. Emad F. Aziz, Niklas Ottosson, Stefan Eisebitt, Wolfgang Eberhardt, Barbara Jagoda-Cwiklik, Robert Vácha, and Pavel Jungwirth, and Bernd Winter. Cation-specific interactions with carboxylate in amino acid and acetate aqueous solutions: X-ray absorption and ab initio calculations. J. Phys. Chem. B. Let. 112, 12567 (2008) "on the cover"

15. Niklas Ottosson, Emad F. Aziz, Ioana L. Bradeanu, Sébastien Legendre, Gunnar Öhrwall, Svante Svensson, Olle Björneholm, Wolfgang Eberhardt. An electronic signature of hydrolysation in the X-ray absorption spectrum of aqueous formaldehyde. Chem. Phys. Let. 460, 540 (2008)

14. Emad F. Aziz, Niklas Ottosson, Manfred Faubel, Ingolf V. Hertel, and Bernd Winter. Interaction Between Liquid Water and Hydroxide Revealed by Core-Hole De-Excitation. Nature 455, 89 (2008) & Highlight in Nature Chemistry

13. Bernd Winter, Emad F. Aziz, Niklas Ottosson, Manfred Faubel, Nobuhiro Kosugi, and Ingolf V. Hertel. Electron Dynamics in Charge-Transfer-to-Solvent States of Aqueous Chloride Revealed by Cl- 2p Resonant Auger-Electron Spectroscopy. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 7130 (2008)

12. Emad F. Aziz, W. Eberhardt, and S. Eisebitt. Effect of Cysteine vs. Histidine on the Electronic Structure of Zn2+ Upon Complex Formation. Invited article in Z. Phys. Chem. 222, 727 (2008)

11. Emad F. Aziz, S. Eisebitt, W. Eberhardt, L. Cwiklik and P. Jungwirth. Existence of extended oriented ion-hydroxide clusters in concentrated aqueous solution. J. Phys. Chem. B. 112, 1262 (2008)



10. Dirk Nolting, Emad F. Aziz, Niklas Ottosson, Manfred Faubel, I. V. Hertel, and Bernd Winter. pH induced protonation of lysine in aqueous solution reveals chemical shifts in X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 14068, (2007)

9. C. Stamm, T. Kachel, N. Pontius, R. Mitzner, T. Quast, K. Holldack, S. Khan, C. Lupulescu, Emad F. Aziz, M. Wietstruk, H.A. Dürr, W. Eberhardt. Femtosecond modification of electron localization and transfer of angular momentum in Ni. Nature Materials. 6, 740 (2007)

8. Emad F. Aziz, A. Vollmer, S. Eisebitt, and W. Eberhardt, P. Pingel, D. Neher, N. Koch. Localized charge transfer in a molecularly doped conducting polymer. Adv. Mat. 19, 3257 (2007)

7. Emad F. Aziz, Johan Gråsjö, Johan Forsberg, Egil Andersson, Johan Söderström, Laurent Duda, Wenhua Zhang, Jinglong Yang, Stefan Eisebitt, Christel Bergström, Yi Luo, Joseph Nordgren, Wolfgang Eberhardt, and Jan-Erik Rubensson. Photoinduced Formation of N2 Molecules in Ammonium Compounds. J. Phys. Chem. A. 111, 9662 (2007)

6. Jörg Stanzel, Emad F. Aziz, Matthias Neeb, Wolfgang Eberhardt. Photoelectron Spectroscopy on Small Anionic Copper-Carbonyl Cluster. Collect. Czech. Chem. Com. 72, 1 (2007 ) “On the cover

5. Bernd Winter, Emad F. Aziz, Uwe Hergenhahn, Manfred Faubel, Ingolf V. Hertel. Hydrogen bonds in liquid water studied by photoelectron spectroscopy. J. Chem. Phys. 126, 124504 (2007)

4. Emad F. Aziz, Stefan Eisebitt, Frank de Groot, Jau W. Chiou, Chungi Dong, Jinghua Guo, and Wolfgang Eberhardt. Direct Contact versus Solvent-Shared Ion Pairs in NiCl2 Electrolytes Monitored by Multiplet Effects at Ni(II) L Edge X-ray Absorption. J. Phys. Chem. B 111, 4445 (2007)



3. Emad F. Aziz, M. Freiwald, S. Eisebitt, and W. Eberhardt . Steric hindrance of ion-ion interaction in electrolytes. Phys. Rev. B 73, 075120 (2006)

2. Emad F. Aziz, A. Zimina, M. Freiwald, S. Eisebitt, and W. Eberhardt . Molecular and Electronic Structure in NaCl Electrolytes of Varying Concentration: Identification of Spectral Fingerprints. J. Chem. Phys. 124, 114502 (2006)

1. Emad F. Aziz, Joseph E. Bugaj., Gül Caglar, Ludger M. Dinkelborg, and Rüdiger Lawaczeck. Novel Approach in Radionuclide Tumor Therapy: Dose Enhancement by High Z-Element Contrast Agents. Cancer Biotherapy, Radiopharmaceuticals 21, 3 (2006)
With: Invited Editorial paper: Dose Enhancement Through Combining Internalizing Radiation and Contrast Media 21, 3 (2006)