List
of V.S.Letokhov’s

Major Publications in Various Fields

of Laser science and Technology

 

Content:

 

1. LASERS

1.1  Powerful Laser Pulses

1.2  Ultrashort Laser Pulses

1.3  Diffractional Coupling of Lasers

1.4  Highly Frequency Stable Lasers

1.5  Lasers with Scattering (Noncoherent) Feedback

1.6  IR Gas Lasers with Optical Pumping

1.7  Far VUV and X-Ray Lasers

1.8  g-Ray Lasers and Laser-Like g-Radiation

1.9  Space Masers and Lasers (see 8.1)

1.10 Reviews

 

2. LASER SPECTROSCOPY

2.1  Saturation Spectroscopy

2.2  Laser Resonance Ionization Spectroscopy (RIS) of Atoms

2.3  Analytical Laser RIS

2.4  Laser RIS of Rydberg and Autoionization States

2.5  Laser RIS of Molecules, Laser REMPI and Laser Mass-Spectrometry

2.6  Fluorescent (Photon-Burst) Spectroscopy

2.7  Laser Optoacoustical and Optothermal Spectroscopy

2.8  Laser Ultrafast Spectroscopy

2.9  Laser Spectroscopy with Subwavelength Spatial Resolution (see 7.1)

2.10 Reviews and Monographs


3. LASER CONTROL of ATOMIC MOTION

3.1  Laser Cooling and Trapping of Atoms

3.2  Atomic Optics

3.3  New Types of Light Forces on Atoms

3.4 Related Problems

3.5  Reviews and Monographs

 

4. LASERS in NUCLEAR PHYSICS

4.1  Optical-Nuclear Mixed Transitions

4.2  Laser Production of Nuclear Beams

4.3  Laser RIS Spectroscopy of Short-Lived Isotopes

4.4  Laser RIS Spectroscopy of Rare Long-Lived Isotopes

4.5  Related Problems

 

5. LASER PHOTOSELECTIVE MULTIPLE-PHOTON (MP) PROCESSES and

  LASER ISOTOPE SEPARATION (LIS)

5.1  Resonance Multistep Photoionization and LIS

5.2  Vibrationally-Mediated (IR+UV) Photodissociation

5.3  Multiple-Photon IR Resonant (Isotopically-Selective) Vibrational Excitation/Dissociation

5.4  Application of MP IR Dissociation for LIS and Chemistry

5.5  Multiphoton Pico- and Femtosecond Photochemistry and Photobiology

5.6  Reviews and Monographs

 

6. LASER BIOMEDICINE

6.1  Spectral Diagnostics

6.2  Low-Intensity Effects of Laser Radiation etc.

6.3  Laser Ablation of Biotissue

6.4  Reviews etc.


7. NANOOPTICS

7.1 Laser Spectroscopy with Subwavelength Spatial Resolution

7.2 Optics in Nanoscale

7.3 Reviews etc.

 

8. ASTROPHYSICAL SPECTROSCOPY

8.1 Space Masers and Lasers

8.2 Spectral Lines of Nebulae, Gas Condensations

 

9. GENERAL PUBLICATIONS.


List of V.S.Letokhov’s Major Publications

in Various Fields of Laser Physics and Applications

 

1. lasers

1.1. Powerfull Laser Pulses

19*).Nonlinear amplification of a light pulse.

            N.G. Basov, R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Zuyev, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.
Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 50, ¹1, 23-34 (1966) (in Russian).

 

20.        A light pulse shape change upon nonlinear amplification.

            N.G. Basov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Doklady AN SSSR (Proceed. USSR Acad. Sci.) 167, ¹1, 73-76 (1966) (in Russian).


22a.      Short-pulse Q-switched laser with variable pulse length.

R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, V.S. Zuev, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

IEEE Journ.of Quant.Electr. QE-2, ¹9, 436-441 (1966).

 

24.        Light pulse propagation in a nonlinear amplifying and absorbing medium.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, V.S. Zuyev, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 4, ¹1, 19-22 (1966) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 4, 12-14, (1966)].

 

25.        Giant coherent light pulse generation dynamics.

            V.S. Letokhov and A.F. Suchkov.

            Zh. Eskp. Teor. Fiz. 50, ¹4, 1148-1155 (1966) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 23,

            763-767 (1966)].

 

43.        Generation dynamics of a giant coherent light pulse. II.

            V.S. Letokhov and A.F. Suchkov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 52, ¹1, 282- 292 (1967) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 25,

            182-188 (1967)].

 

46.        Nonlinear amplification of light pulses. II. Propagation velocity.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Tekhn. Fiz. (J. Techn. Phys.) 38, ¹5, 856-864 (1968) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-Techn. Phys. 13,
            644-649 (1968)].

 

48.        Generation and amplification of powerful light pulses in neodymium glass.

            N.G. Basov, V.S. Zuyev, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.V.Senatskii, and

            S.V. Chekalin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 54, ¹3, 767-775 (1968) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 27,

            410-414 (1968)].

 

812.      Superluminal Light Pulse Propagation in Active Nonlinear Media.

V.S. Letokhov.

In “The Physics of Communications”, Proceed. of the XXII Solvay Conference on Physics,
24-29 Nov., 2001, Delphi, ed. by I. Antoniou, V.A. Sadovnichy, H. Walther (World Scientific, N.J.), 2003.

1.2. ULTRASHORT LASER PULSES

 

35.        Generation of ultrashort coherent light pulses.

            V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Morozov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 52, ¹5, 1296-1302 (1967) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 25,

            862-866 (1967)].

 

47.        Formation of ultrashort coherent light pulses.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 7, ¹1, 35-38 (1968) (in Russian).

 

50.        Two-quantum amplification of a short light pulse.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 7, ¹ 8, 284-286 (1968) (in Russian).

 

52.        Ultrashort light pulse generation in a laser with a nonlinear absorber.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 54, ¹3(9), 1077-1089 (1968); Errata Zh. Eskp. Teor. Fiz.

            56, ¹1, 414 (1969) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 28, 562-568 (1969)].

 

53.        Generation and amplification of ultrashort optical pulses.

            N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, and Yu.V.Senatskii.

            IEEE Journ. of Quant. Electr. QE-4, ¹10, 606-609 (1968) (in Russian).

 

54.        Ultrashort fluctuation light pulses in a laser.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 55, ¹5(11), 1943-1946 (1968) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 28, 1026-1027 (1969)].

 

59.        Generation dynamics of a pulsed mode- locked laser.

            V.S.Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 54, ¹5(11), 1392-1401 (1968) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 27, 746-751 (1968)].

 

62.        Nonlinear amplification of a light pulse. III. Ultrashort duration.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 56, ¹1, 402- 413 (1969); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 29, 221-226 (1969)].

 

63.        Fluctuation structure of a giant light pulse and its variation upon passage through

            a nonlinear absorber.

            N.G. Basov, Yu.A. Drobzhin, P.G. Kryukov, V.B. Lebedev, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveyets.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 9, ¹7, 428-432 (1969); [JETP Lett. 9, 256-258 (1969)].

 

64.        Study of the formation of ultrashort light pulses upon propagation through a two-

            component medium.

            N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveyets.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 56, ¹ 5, 1546- 1556 (1969) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 29,

            830-835 (1969)].


69.        Ultrashort pulse amplification in a two-component medium.

            N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveyets, and S.V. Chekalin.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 10, ¹10, 479-482 (1969) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 10,

            308-310 (1969)].

 

91.        Fluctuation mechanism of ultrashort pulse generation by laser with saturable absorber.

            P.G. Kryukov and V.S. Letokhov.

            IEEE Journ. of Quant. Electr. QE- 8, ¹10, 766-782 (1972).

 

1.3. DIFFRACTIONAL COUPLING of LASERS

 

8.         Diffraction locking of laser oscillators.

            N.G. Basov, E.M. Belenov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Doklady AN SSSR (Proceed. of USSR Acad. Sci.) 161, ¹3, 556-559 (1965) (in Russian).

 

9.         Oscillation locking in a semiconductor laser with several p-n junctions.
N.G. Basov, E.M. Belenov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Fiz. Tverd. Tela (Solid State Phys.) 7, ¹1, 337-339 (1965) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.- Solid State 7, ¹11,
275-276 (1965)].

 

13.        Diffraction loss of a cavity formed by mirrors with an absorption stripe. V.S.Letokhov.

            Zh. Tekhn. Fiz. (J. Tech. Phys.) 35, ¹5, 809-812 (1965) (in Russian).

 

15.        Diffraction locking of optical quantum generators.

            N.G. Basov, E.M. Belenov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Tekhn. Fiz. (J. Techn. Phys.) 35, ¹6, 1098-1105 (1965) (in Russain).

 

1.4. HIGHLY FREQUENCY STABLE LASERS

 

10.        On atomic-beam lasers.

            N.G. Basov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 2, 6-9 (1965) (in Russian).

 

41.        Laser frequency autostabilization by nonlinear absorption in a gas.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 6, ¹4, 597-600 (1967) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 6,

            101-103 (1967)].

 

61.        On an optical frequency standard with a nonlinearly absorbing gas cell.

            V.S. Letokhov and V.N. Chebotayev.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 9, ¹6, 364-367 (1969) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 9,

            215-217 (1969)].

 

68.        Two-level gas laser with a coherent optical pumping.

            N.G. Basov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 9, ¹12, 660-663 (1969) (in Russian).


77.        Selective feedback for wide-band lasers.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Coll. papers "Kratk. Sooshch. po fizike" (Brief Reports on Phys.), FIAN, ¹11,

            14-17 (1970) (in Russian).

132.      Stabilization for CO2 laser frequency by means of an external SF6 nonlinear absorption cell.

            O.N. Kompanets, A.R. Kukudzhanov, V.S. Letokhov, E.L. Mikhailov.

            Coll. papers "Kvantovaya Elektronika" ¹4(16), 28-34 (1973) (in Russian).

 

146.      Stabilization of a CO2- laser frequency accurate to within 1012 with reference to narrow resonance of SF6 and OsO4.

            V.M. Gusev, O.N. Kompanets, V.S. Letokhov, A.R. Kukudzhanov, and E.L. Mikhailov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 1, ¹11, 2465-2469 (1974) (in Russian).

 

172.      Nonlinear laser spectroscopy of vibrational- rotational transitions

in monoisotopic OsO4 molecules and CO2-laser frequency stabilization.

O.N. Kompanets, A.R. Kukudzhanov, V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Minogin and E.L. Mikhailov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 69, ¹7, 32-47 (1975) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 69, 15-22 (1975)].

 

319.      CO2/192OsO4 laser: absolute frequency of optical oscillations and new possibilities.

            Yu.S. Domnin, N.B. Koshelyayevskii, V.M. Tatarenkov, P.S. Shumyatskii,  O.N.Kompanets,
            A.R. Kukudzhanov, V.S. Letokhov, and E.L. Mikhailov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 30, 269-272 (1979) (in Russian).

 

1.5. LASERS with SCATTERING (NONCOHERENT) FEEDBACK

 

21.        A laser with a nonresonant feedback.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 3, ¹6, 262-264 (1966).

 

27.        Lasers with non-resonant feedback.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            IEEE Journ.of Quant.Electr. QE-2, ¹9, 442-446 (1966).

 

28.        Emission spectrum narrowing dynamics of a laser oscillator with a nonresonant feedback.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 51, ¹6(12), 1669-1675 (1966) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP

            24, 1129-1136, (1966)].

 

34a.      Optical quantum generator with a nonresonant feedback.

R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 51, ¹3, 724-729 (1966).

 

36.        Stimulated emission of an ensemble of scattering particles with a negative absorption.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis’ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 5, ¹8, 262-265 (1967) (in Russian).


38.        Radiation statistics of laser with a nonresonant feedback.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 5, ¹10, 378-382 (1967) (in Russian).

 

39.        Light generation by a scattering medium with a negative resonant absorption.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 53, ¹4(10), 1442-1452 (1967) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 16,
            835-840 (1968)].

 

40.       Quantum statistics of multiple-mode emission of an atomic ensemble.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 53, ¹6(12), 2210-2222 (1967) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 26,
            1246-1251 (1968)].

 

45.           Statistical properties of radiation of a laser with a nonresonant feedback.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, and Yu.A. Matveyets.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 53, ¹6(12), 1955-1966 (1967) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 26,
           1109-1114 (1968)].

 

49.        Study of frequency characteristics of a He-Xe laser with a diffuse mirror.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 7, 88-91 (1968) (in Russian).

 

55.        Frequency stability of a He-Xe laser with nonresonant feedback.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            IEEE Transactions "Instrumentation and Measurement" IM-17, ¹4, 338-343 (1968).

 

796.      Cavityless powder lasers pumped by field-emission cathodes as a new class of monochromatic
spatially incoherent radiation sources.

V.S. Letokhov, S.K. Sekatskii.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 32(11), 1007-1008 (2002); [Quantum Electronics 32(11),

1007-1008 (2002)].

 

1.6. IR GAS LASERS with Optical Pumping

 

145.      10.6 µm CO2 laser pumped with a 9.6 µm CO2-N2-He laser radiation.

V.I. Balykin, A.L. Golger, Yu.R. Kolomiiskii, V.S. Letokhov, and O.A. Tumanov.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 19, ¹7, 482-485 (1974) (in Russian).

 

154.      Studies of 10.6 µm CO2 laser pumped by a 9.6 µm pulsed CO2-N2-He laser.

            V.I. Balykin, A.L. Golger, Yu.R. Kolomiiskii, V.S. Letokhov, and O.A. Tumanov.
            Kvantovaya Elektronika 1, ¹11, 2386-2398 (1974) (in Russian).

 

198.      Study of vibrational excitation of OCS and lasing upon pumping with a CO2-laser pulse.

            Yu.R. Kolomiiskii, V.S. Letokhov, and O.A. Tumanov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 3, ¹ 8, 1771- 1781 (1976) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quantum Electr. 6,
            959-965 (1976)].

  

275.      Multiwatt optically pumped ammonia laser operation in the 12-13 µm region.

            V.Yu. Baranov, S.A. Kazakov, V.D. Pismenny, A.I. Starodubtsev, E.P. Velikhov, Yu.A. Gorokhov,
            V.S. Letokhov, A.P. Dyadkin, A.Z. Grasiuk, and B.I. Vasilyev.

            Appl. Phys. 17, 317-320 (1978).

 

295.      High-repetition-rate operation of an optically pumped CF4 laser 0.2 W in

            average power output.

            V.Yu. Baranov, B.I. Vasilyev, E.P. Velikhov, Yu.A. Gorokhov, A.Z. Grasiuk, A.P.Dyadkin,
            V.S. Letokhov, V.D. Pis’smenny, A.I. Starodubtsev.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 5, ¹4, 940-943 (1978) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 8,
            544-566 (1978)].

 

1.7. Far VUV and X-ray Lasers

 

79.        Excitation of far vacuum UV lasers by fast heating of plasma electrons in ultrashort pulsed optical fields.

            I.N. Knyazev and V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Communications 3, ¹5, 332-334 (1971).

 

86.        On the stimulated emission of radiation in the far VUV region in fast heating of

            plasma electrons with ultrashort light pulses.

            I.N. Knyazev, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Optika i Spektroskopiya 23, ¹1, 110-114 (1972) (in Russian).

 

195.      On amplification in the far VUV region in multiply-charged ion transitions.
            A.N. Zherikhin, K.N. Koshelev, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 3, ¹1, 152-156 (1976) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quantum Electr. 6,
            82-84, (1976)].

           

255.      Observation of intensity anomalies in the range 58-78 Å in CI VII transitions upon two-step
             heating of plasma with ultrashort laser pulses.

            A.N. Zherikhin, K.N. Koshelev, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, and S.V. Chekalin.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 25, ¹7, 325-328 (1977) (in Russian).

 

347.      Observation of amplification in the far VUV region on transitions of multiply charges
            ions in an extended laser plasma.

            A.N. Zherikhin, K.N. Koshelev, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, and S.V. Chekalin.
            Kvantovaya Elektronika 8, ¹1, 88-97 (1981) (in Russian).

 

1.8. g-ray Lasers and Laser-like g-radiation

 

116.      Possibility of the optical separation of the isomeric nuclei by laser radiation.

V.S. Letokhov.

Optics. Comm. 7, ¹1, 59-60 (1973).

 

124.      On the problem of the g-laser using nuclear transitions.

            V.S. Letokhov.

           Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 64, ¹5, 1555-1567 (1973) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 37,

           787-793 (1973)].

           

126.      Pumping of nuclear levels by the X-ray emission of a laser plasma.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Sb. Kvant. Elektron. (Coll. Papers Quant. Electr.) ¹4(16), 125-127 (1973) (in Russian).


636.      Partial population inversion for electron-nuclear transitions in multiply charged ions.

V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 106, 227-230 (1994).

 

657.     Excitation of isomeric low-lying levels of heavy nuclei in a laser-produced plasma.

           V.S. Letokhov and E.A. Yukov.

            Laser Physics 4, ¹2, 382-386 (1994).

 

693.      Hard X-radiation emitted by a charged particle moving in a carbon nanotube.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Physics Letters A222, ¹6, 424-428 (1996).

 

699.      Mixed Electron-Nuclear Transitions in Multiply Charged Ions:

Potentialities for X-g-Laser.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “X-ray Lasers 1996”, ed. by S.Svanberg and C-G.Wahlström.

Proceed. of 5th Intern. Conf., Lund, Sweden, June 1996. Publ. of Inst.

of Physics, vol. 151 (Bristol, 1996), 483-490.

 

706.      Monochromatic g-radiation emitted by a relativistic electron moving in a carbone

            nanotube.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Letters A226, 244-252 (1997).

 

725.      Hard directional X-radiation emitted by a positron moving in a carbon nanotube.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Physica Scripta 56, 480-486 (1997).

 

726a.    Hard Highly Directional X-Radiation Emitted by a Charged Particle Moving in a Carbon
            Nanotube.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Atomic Physics Methods in Modern Research”. Eds. K. Jungman, J. Kowalski,
           
I. Peinard, F. Trager (Berlin, Springer, 1997), 167-184.

 

1.9. Space masers and lasers (see 8.1)

 

1.10. Reviews

 

57.       Optical frequency standards.

            N.G. Basov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 96, ¹4, 585-631 (1968) (in Russian).

 

65.        Light pulse propagation in a resonant amplifying (absorbing) medium.

            P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 99, ¹2, 169-227 (1969) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. Uspekhi 12,

            641-672 (1970)].


75.        Non-resonant feedback in lasers.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.G. Basov, P.G. Kryukov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Progress in Quantum Electronics, ed. by J.H.Sanders and K.W.H.Stevens, Vol. 1, Pt. 3
            (Pergamon Press, London, 1970) pp. 105-193.

 

90.        Techiques of high-power light pulse amplification.

            P.G. Kryukov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Laser Handbook, ed. by E.O. Schulz-DuBois and F.T. Arecchi, Vol. 1, North-Holland Publ. Comp.,
            1972, pp. 561-595.

 

142.      Optical quantum frequency standards.

            V.S. Letokhov and V.P. Chebotayev.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 1, ¹2, 245-267 (1974) (in Russian).

 

336a.    Molecular infrared lasers using resonant laser pumping.

A.Z. Grasiuk, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

Prog. in Quant. Electr., ed. by T.S.Moss and S. Stenholm 6, ¹4, 245-293 (1980).

 


2. LASER SPECTROSCOPY

2.1. Saturation Spectroscopy

 

10.        On atomic-beam lasers.

            N.G. Basov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 2, 6-9 (1965) (in Russian).

 

41.        Laser frequency autostabilization by nonlinear absorption in a gas.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 6, ¹4, 597-600 (1967) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 6,

            101-103 (1967)].

 

61.        On an optical frequency standard with a nonlinearly absorbing gas cell.

            V.S. Letokhov and V.P. Chebotayev.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 9, ¹6, 364-367 (1969) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 9,

            215-217 (1969)].

 

66.        Narrow resonance upon saturation of SF6 absorption with CO2- laser emission.

            N.G. Basov, I.N. Kompanets, O.N. Kompanets, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Nikitin.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 9, ¹10, 568-571 (1969) (in Russian).

 

76.        Study of narrow resonances within the Doppler linewidth of rotational-vibrational

            transitions in SF6 upon absorption saturation.

            N.G. Basov, O.N. Kompanets, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Nikitin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 59, ¹2(8), 394-403 (1970) (in Russian).

 

82.        Narrow molecular resonances upon absorption saturation in separated light beams.
            O.N. Kompanets, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 14, ¹1, 20-23 (1971) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 14,

            12-15 (1971)].

 

119.      Nonlinear narrow density resonances of excited molecules in a standing light wave.
            V.S. Letokhov, and B.D. Pavlik.

           Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 64, ¹3, 804-812 (1973) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 64,

           408-412 (1973)].

 

121.      Narrow saturation resonances in the spectrum of OsO4 induced by CO2 laser radiation.

            Yu.A. Gorokhov, O.N. Kompanets, V.S. Letokhov, G.A. Gerasimov, and Yu.I. Posudin.

            Opt. Comm. 7, ¹4, 320-322 (1973).

 

216.      Narrow resonances of saturated absorption of dissymmetrical molecules CHFClBr

            and possibility of weak current detection in molecular physics.

            O.N. Kompanets, A.R. Kukudzhanov, V.S. Letokhov, and L.L. Gervitz.

            Optics Comm. 19, ¹3, 414-416 (1976).


2.2. Laser Resonance Ionization Spectroscopy (RIS) of atoms

 

81.        Selective two-step photoionization of rubidium atoms with laser radiation.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, V.P. Kalinin, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 13, 305-308 (1971) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 13,

            217-219 (1971)].

 

88.        Selective two-step (STS) photoionization of atoms and photodissociation of molecules by laser radiation.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Applied Optics 11, ¹2, 354-358 (1972).

 

162.      Selective ionization of atoms by a light and electric field.

L.N. Ivanov, and V.S. Letokhov.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 2, ¹3, 585-590 (1975) (in Russian).

 

179.      Excitation of high-lying states in Na atoms by means of tunable laser radiation and
            autoionization of these states in an electric field.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Fiz. 21, ¹10, 595-598 (1975) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 21,

            279-281 (1975)].

 

268a.    Laser photoionization detection of single sodium atoms via Rydberg states.
            G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 27, ¹1, 52-56 (1978) (in Russian).

 

281.      Single-atom detection of utterbium by selective laser excitation and field ionization

from Rydberg states.

G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, O.I. Matveev, and V.I. Mishin.

Optics Lett. 3, ¹5, 159-161 (1978).

 

317.      Selective detection of single atoms by multistep excitation and ionization through Rydberg states.

            G.I. Bekov, E.P. Vidolova-Angelova, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            In: Laser Spectroscopy-IV, Proceed. of Intern. Conf. (Rottach- Egern, FRG,

            June 11-15, 1979), Springer Series of Optical Sciences (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York,
            1979), Vol. 21, pp. 283-294.

 

366.      Difference in the yield of multistep photoionization by a polarized laser

            radiation between even and odd Yb isotopes.

G.I. Bekov, A.N. Zherikhin, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, and V.N. Fedoseyev.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 33, ¹9, 467-470 (1981) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 33,

450-453 (1981)].

 

468a.    Laser photoionization spectroscopy of single atoms and molecules.

V.S. Letokhov.

Optica Acta 32, ¹ 9/10, 1191-1210 (1985).

 

493.      High-efficiency laser resonance photoionization of Sr atom in a hot cavity.
            S.V. Andreev, V.I. Mishin, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 57, ¹3, 317-320 (1986).

 

500.      Laser resonant photoionization detection of 221Fr radioactive isotope traces in a sample.

S.V. Andreev, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 43, ¹12, 570-572 (1986) (in Russian).

 

652.      Resonance Ionization Spectroscopy.

            G.S. Hurst and V.S. Letokhov.

            Physics Today, Oct. 1994, 38-45.

 

2.3. Analytical laser ris

 

384.      Determination of aluminium concentration in high-purity germanium by the laser stepwise
atomic photoionization technique.

R. Akilov, G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, G.A. Maksimov, V.I. Mishin, V.I. Radayev, and

V.N. Shishov.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 9, ¹9, 1859-1862 (1982) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 12,
1201-1203 (1982)].

 

403a.    Direct determination of aluminium in natural waters by laser stepwise

photoionization.

G.I. Bekov, A.S. Egorov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.N. Radayev.

Nature 301, 410-412 (1983).

 

406.      Laser atomic photoionization spectral analysis of element traces.
            G.I. Bekov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. B30, 161-176 (1983).

           

415.      Laser resonant photoionization spectroscopy for trace analysis.

            G.I. Bekov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Trends in Analytical Chemistry 2, ¹11, 252-256 (1983).

 

424.      Direct determination of aluminium concentration in human blood through laser

            photoionization spectroscopy.

            G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.N.Radayev.

            Laser Chemistry 5, ¹1, 11-18 (1984).

 

440.      Ruthenium in the ocean.

G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Radayev, A.S. Yegorov, G.N. Baturin, A.N. Kurski, and V.A.Nerseev.

Nature 312, 748-750 (1984).

 

474.      Laser photoionization spectroscopy of ruthenium traces at the 1 part in 1012.

            G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.N. Radayev.

            JOSA B2, ¹9, 1554-1560 (1985).

 

512.      Ruthenium in the oceanic benthonic sediments and ferromanganese nodules.
            G.N. Baturin, G.I. Bekov, A.S. Yegorov, A.N. Kurskii, V.S. Letokhov, N.A.Narseyev,
            and V.N.Radayev.

            Okeanologiya (Oceanology) 27, ¹3, 445-449 (1989) (in Russian).


532.      Rhodium distribution at the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary analysed by ultrasensitive
             laser photoionization.

            G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Radayev, D.D. Badyukov, and M.A. Nazarov.

            Nature 332, March 10, 146-148 (1988).

 

538.      Laser photoionization spectroscopy of atomic traces at part per trillion levels.

G.I. Bekov, V.N. Radayev, and V.S. Letokhov.

Spectrochimia Acta 43B, ¹4/5, 491-499 (1988).

 

560.      Determination of rhodium in rocks, ores, and natural waters by the method of laser

            photoionization spectroscopy.

            G.I. Bekov, A.N. Kurskii, V.S. Letokhov, D.Yu. Pakhomov, V.N. Radayev.

            Zh. Anal. Khim. (J. Analyt. Chem.), ¹4, pp. 689-694 (1989) (in Russian).

 

562.      Laser photoionization spectroscopy for ultrasensitive trace element analysis.

            G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Radaev.

            Frezeniys Zh. Anal. Chem. 335, 19-24 (1989).

 

564.      Ultrasensitive laser photoionization analysis in oceanology, geochemistry and

geology.

G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov.

In: Resonant Ionization Spectroscopy. Proc. of 4th Intern. Symp. (Adam Hilger,

Bristol, 1989), pp. 331-336.

 

583.      Laser ultrasensitive photoionization detection of rare elements in geochemistry,

oceanology and study of geological catastrophes.

G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov.

In: Optoelectronics and Environmental Science, ed. by S. Martelucci and

            A.N. Chester (Plenum Press, N.Y., 1990), pp. 177-183.

 

729.      Dissolved gold in surface waters of the North-Eastern Atlantic.

            V.V. Gordeev, A.S. Egorov, A.P. Lisitsin, V.S. Letokhov, D.Yu. Pakhomov,

            V.M. Gulevich.

            Geokhimia, ¹11, 1139-1148 (1997).

 

2.4. Laser ris of rydberg and autoionization states

 

326.      Double-excited narrow autoionization states of Yb atom.

            G.I. Bekov, E.P. Vidolova-Angelova, L.N. Ivanov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            Optics Comm. 35, 194-198 (1980).

 

349.      Laser spectroscopy of narrow double-excited autoionization states of ytterbium.
            G.I. Bekov, E.P. Vidolova-Angelova, L.N. Ivanov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 80, ¹3, 866-877 (1981) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 53(3), 441-447 (1981)].

 

350.      Calculation of highly excited Rydberg states of ytterbium atoms.

            E.P. Vidolova-Angelova, L.N. Ivanov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            JOSA 71, 699-704 (1981).


504.      Laser resonance photoionization spectroscopy of excited and autoionized states of

            rare earth atoms. I. Europium.

            A.D. Zyuzikov, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Optika i Spektroskopiya 63, ¹5 973-982 (1987) (in Russian).

 

508.      Laser resonance photoionization spectroscopy of Rydberg levels in Fr.

S.V. Andreev, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, ¹12, 1274-1276 (1987).

 

2.5. laser ris of molecules, laser rempi and laser mass-spectrometry

 

220.      Application of a hydrogen VUV laser to the study of molecular photoionization processes
in a mass spectrometer.

V.K. Potapov, V.G. Movshev, V.S. Letokhov, I.N. Knyazev, and T.I. Yevlasheva.
Kvantovaya Elektronika 3, ¹12, 2610-2611 (1976) (in Russian) [Sov. J. Quantum Electr. 6,
1437-1438 (1976)].

 

233.      Two-step photoionization of H2CO molecule by radiation of N2-and H2-lasers and measurement
            of the lifetime of state 1A2.

            S.V. Andreev, V.S. Antonov, I.N. Knyazev, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 45, ¹l, 166-168 (1977).

 

249.      Photoionization of molecules from the ground and selectively excited states by the

            H2 VUV laser radiation.

            V.S. Antonov, I.N. Knyazev, V.S. Letokhov and V.G. Movshev.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 73, ¹4(10), 1325-1339 (1977) (in Russian).

 

258.      Mass spectrometer with selective stepwise photoionization of molecules with laser

            radiation.

            V.S. Antonov, I.N. Knyazev, V.S. Letokhov, V.M. Matyuk, V.G. Movshev, and

            V.K. Potapov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Tekhn. Fiz. 3, ¹23, 1287-1291 (1977) (in Russian).

 

280.      Stepwise laser photoionization of molecules in mass-spectrometer: a new method

            of probing and detection of polyatomic molecules.

            V.S. Antonov, I.N. Knyazev, V.S. Letokhov, V.M. Matyuk, V.G. Movshev, and

            V.K. Potapov.

            Optics Lett. 3, ¹2, 37-39 (1978).

 

331.      Formation of photoionization mass spectra of polyatomic molecules under the effect

            of a UV laser radiation.

            V.S. Antonov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 78, ¹6, 2222-2232 (1980) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 51(6),
            1113-1118 (1980)].

 

333.      Photoionization mass spectrometry of benzene and benzaldehyde with an excimer laser.

            V.S. Antonov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

             Appl. Phys. 22, 293-297 (1980).


337.      Formation of molecular ions upon irradiation of molecular crystal with a UV laser

            radiation.

            V.S. Antonov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 31, ¹8, 471-474 (1980) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 31,

            441-444 (1980)].

 

345.      Laser multiphoton and multistep photoionization of molecules and mass spectrometry.

            V.S. Antonov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. 24, 89-106 (1981).

           

362.      Laser photoionization and mass-spectral detection of single naphthalene molecules.
V.S. Antonov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

            Optics Comm. 38, ¹3, 182-184 (1981).

 

363.      Photodetachment of molecular Rh6G ions adsorbed on a surface under the effect of

            an ultrashort laser pulse.

            V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Movshev, and S.V. Chekalin.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 81, ¹2(7), 480-485 (1981) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 33,

450-453 (1981)].

           

379a.    Sputtering of neutral molecules and molecular ions from the adenine crystal surface

induced by the UV picosecond laser pulse.

V.S. Antonov, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets, and A.N. Shibanov.

Laser Chemistry 1, ¹1, 37-43 (1982).

 

385.      Observation of the detachment of chromophore ions from a surface molecule under

the effect of picosecond UV laser pulses.

V.S. Antonov, S.E. Yegorov, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets, and A.N. Shibanov.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 36, ¹2, 29-31 (1982) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 36, 33-35 (1982)].

 

409.      Laser photoionization detection of submonomolecular surface layers.

V.S. Antonov, S.E. Yegorov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 37, ¹4, 185-187 (1983) (in Russian).

 

414.      Molecular photoion production processes induced by laser radiation on surface.
             S.E. Yegorov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

            In: Surface Studies with Lasers, ed. by F. Aussenegg, A. Leither, and M.E. Lippitsch,
            Springer Series in Chemical Physics (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg- New York, 1983),
            Vol. 33, pp. 156-170.

 

427.      Mechanism of ion formation upon irradiation of molecular crystal surfaces with a

            pulsed laser radiation.

            S.E. Egorov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 11, 1393-1403 (1984) (in Russian) [Sov. J. Quantum

            Electron. 14, 940-946 (1984)].

 

442.      Multiphoton ionization spectroscopy of surface molecules.

V.S. Antonov, and V.S. Letokhov.

In: Multiphoton Processes, ed. by P.Lambropoulos and S.J. Smith, Springer

Series Atoms and Plasmas (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1984), Vol. 2, pp. 182-190.

 

 444.      Laser multiphoton ionization detection of molecules adsorbed on surface.

            S.E. Yegorov, V.S.Letokhov, and A.N.Shibanov.

            Chem.Phys. 85, 349-353 (1984).

 

547.     Femtosecond laser photoionization mass- spectrometry of tryptophan- containing

proteins.

S.V. Chekalin, V.V. Golovlev, A.A. Kozlov, Yu.A. Matveets, A.P. Yartsev, and

V.S. Letokhov.

J. Phys. Chem. 92, 6855-6858 (1988).

 

579.      Laser femtosecond MPI mass-spectrometry of dye-labeled nucleotides.

            S.V. Chekalin, V.V. Golovlev, Yu.A. Matveets, A.P. Yartsev, V.S. Letokhov,

            K.-O. Greulich, J. Wolfrum.

            IEEE Journ. Quant. Electr. 26, ¹12, 2158-2161 (1990).

 

649.      Laser [2+ 1] REMPI detection of Br atoms in unimolecular decomposition

            reactions.

            M.V. Ashikhmin, Yu.E. Belyaev, A.V. Dem'yanenko, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 227, 343-348 (1994).

 

771.      Direct observation of S+ and SF++ ions resulting from the IR+UV laser irradiation of SF6 molecules.

            A.V. Dem'yanenko, V.N. Lokhman, D.D. Ogurok, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 320, 594-600 (2000).

 

2.6. fluorescent (photon-burst) spectroscopy

 

256.      Laser fluorescence detection of single atoms.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, and V.A. Semchishen.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 26, ¹6, 492-495 (1977) (in Russian).

 

285.      Laser detection of single atoms.

            V.I. Balykin, G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            In: Atomic Physics-6, ed. by R.J. Damburg, Proceed. VI Intern. Conf., Riga,

            August, 1978 (Zinante-Riga) (Plenum Press, New York and London, 1979), pp. 565-584.

 

315.      Laser fluorescence detection of single atoms.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 77, ¹ 6(12), 2221-2237 (1979) (in Russian).

 

327.      Multiphotoelectron fluorescence selective detection of single atoms by laser radiation.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

             Appl. Phys. 22, 245-248 (1980).

 

425.      On the posibility of highly selective detection of rare isotopic atoms by means

            of resonant laser light pressure.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Appl. Phys B23, 247-251 (1984).

 
2.7. laser optoacoustical and optothermal spectroscopy

 

200a.    Laser opto-acoustic technique for measuring relative isotope concentration in

           molecules.

           A.S. Gomenyuk, V.P. Zharov, V.S. Letokhov, and E.A. Ryabov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 3, ¹2, 369-373 (1976) (in Russian) [Sov. J. Quantum Electr. 6, 195-198 (1976)].

 

214.      Optoacoustical detection of multiple photon molecular absorption in a strong IR field.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, I.N. Knyazev, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

            Optics Comm. 18, ¹4, 525-528 (1976).

 

236.      Optoacoustic laser spectroscopy of excited vibrational molecular states.
            V.P. Zharov, V.S. Letokhov, and E.A. Ryabov.

            Applied Phys. 12, ¹l, 15-18 (1977).

 

401.      Application of IR laser optoacoustic spectroscopy in gas chromatography.
            V.P. Zharov, S.G. Montanari, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Laser Chemistry 1, ¹3, 163-176 (1983).

 

658b.    Time-resolved optoacoustic detection of absorbing particles in scattering media.

            A.A. Karabutov, N.B. Podymova, V.S. Letokhov.

            Journ. Mod. Optics, 42, 7-11 (1995).

 

667.      Time-resolved optoacoustical measurement of absorption of light by nonhomogeneous media.

            A.A. Karabutov, N.B. Podymova, V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl.Opt. 34(9), 1484-1487 (1995).

 

703.      Time-resolved laser optoacoustical tomography of inhomogeneous media.

            A.A. Karabutov, N.B. Podymova, V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. B63, 545-563 (1996).

 

2.8. laser ultrafast spectroscopy

 

266.      Picosecond flash photolysis of bacteriorhodopsin from Halobacterium Halobium at

            room and low temperatures.

            P.G. Kryukov, Yu.A. Lazarev, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets, E.L. Terpugov,

            L.N. Chekulayeva, and A.V. Sharkov.

Biofizika (Biophysics) 23, ¹1, 71-73 (1978) (in Russian).

 

287.      Picosecond research of some biomolecules (bacteriorhodopsin, bacteriochlorophyll and based of DNA).

            P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, O.I. Matveyev, D.N. Nikogosian, and A.V. Sharkov.

            In: Picosecond Phenomena, ed. by C.V. Shank, E.P. Ippen, and S.L. Shapiro, Springer
            Series in Chem. Phys. (Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, 1978), Vol. 4, pp. 158-166.

 

580.      Direct measurement of parameters of electron- photon interaction in YBa2Cu3O7 by
             laser femtosecond spectroscopy.

            M.E. Gershenson, V.V. Golovlev, I.B. Kedich, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.E. Lozovik, Yu.A. Matveets,
            E.G. Sil'kis, A.G. Stepanov, V.D. Titov, M.I. Faley, V.M. Farztdinov, S.V. Chekalin, A.P. Yartsev.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 52, ¹11, 1189-1192 (1990) (in Russian).


602a.    Femtosecond spectroscopy of YBa2Cu3O7-d electron-phonon interaction

measurements and energy- gap observation.

S.V. Chekalin, V.M. Farztdinov, V.V. Golovlev, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.E. Lozovik, Yu.A.Matveets,
and A.G.Stepanov.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 3860-3863 (1991).

 

613.      Study of electron temperature relaxation of copper film by femtosecond laser

pulse excitation.

V.V. Golovlyov, Yu.A. Matveets, A.N. Sanov, V.S. Letokhov.

Pis'ma ZhETF 55, ¹8, 441-444 (1992) (in Russian).

 

633.      Femtosecond dynamics of photoinduced darkening in C60 films.

V.M. Farztdinov, Yu.E. Lozovik, Yu.A. Matveets, A.G. Stepanov, and V.S. Letokhov.

J. Phys. Chem. 98, 3290-3294 (1994).

 

637.      Two-photon absorption of powerful femtosecond pulses in C60 films.

            I.V. Bezel, S.V. Chekalin, Yu.A. Matveets, A.G. Stepanov, A.P. Yartsev, V.S.Letokhov.
            Chem. Phys. Lett. 218, 475-478 (1994).

 

671a.    Coherent phonons in fullerites at femtosecond laser excitation.
            A.L. Dobryakov, S.A. Kovalenko, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.E. Lozovik, G. Marovsky, Yu.A. Matveetz,
            V.M. Farztdinov, N.P. Ernsting.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor.Fiz. 61, 957-961 (1995) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 61, 985-989 (1995)].

 

675.      Spectral dependence of relaxation in YBa2Cu3O7-d under femtosecond laser

            excitation.

            I.I. Vengrus, A.L. Dobryakov, S.A. Kovalenko, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.E. Lozovik,

            G. Marovsky, Yu.A. Matveetz, V.M. Farztdinov, N.P. Ernsting.

            Pis'ma Zh.Eksp. Teor.Fiz. 62, 739-743 (1995).

 

718.      Spectral Dependence of Femtosecond Relaxation and Coherent Photon Excitation in C60 Films.

            V.M. Farztdinov, A.L. Dobryakov, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.E. Lozovik, Yu.A. Matveetz, S.A. Kovalenko,
            N.P.Ernsting.

            Phys. Rev. B56, ¹7, 4176-4185 (1997).

 
797.      Femtosecond laser pulses and their applications.

V.S.Letokhov.

Herald of Russ. Acad. of Sci. 72, ¹9, 779-785 (2002).

 


2.9. Laser spectroscopy with subwavelength spatial resolution (see 7.1)

 
2.10. Reviews
and MONOGRAPHS

 

136.      Resonance phenomena upon absorption saturation by laser radiation.

V.S. Letokhov and V.P. Chebotayev.

Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 113, ¹3, 385-434 (1974) (in Russian).

 

157.      Nonlinear narrow optical resonances induced by laser radiation.
            V.P. Chebotayev, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Progress in Quantum Electronics, ed. by J.H.Sanders, Vol. 4, Pt.2 (Pergamon Press, 1975),
            pp. 111-206.

 

158.      Principles of nonlinear laser spectroscopy.

            V.S. Letokhov, and V.P. Chebotayev.

            (Nauka, Moscow, 1975) (in Russian), 279 pp.

 

169.      Nonlinear high resolution laser spectroscopy.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Science 190, ¹4212, 344-351 (1975).

 

204.      Saturation spectroscopy.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: "High Resolution Laser Spectroscopy", ed. by K.Shimoda, Chap. 3. Topics in

            Applied Physics (Springer-Verlag, 1976), Vol. 13, pp. 95-171.

 

205.      Laser spectroscopy problems.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 118, ¹2, 199-249 (1976) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. Usp. 19,

            109-136 (1976)] .

 

229.      Laser spectroscopy.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            (Akademie Verlag, Berlin, 1977), 221 pp.

 

237.      Nonlinear laser spectroscopy.

            V.S. Letokhov and V.P. Chebotayev.

            (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1976), 466 pp.

 

334.      Laser detection of single atoms.

            V.I. Balykin, G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            Uspekhi Fiz.Nauk 132, ¹2, 293-344 (1980) (in Russian). [Sov. Phys. Usp. 23(10), 651 (1980)].

 

338.      Laser selective detection of single atoms.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Chemical and Biochemical Applications of Lasers, ed. by C.B.Moore (Academic Press,
            New York, 1980), Vol. V, pp. 1-38.


429.      Laser resonant ionization spectroscopy of molecules.

V.S. Antonov, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 142, ¹2, 177-217 (1984) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. Usp. 27(2),

81-105 (1984)].

 

483a.    Laser atomic photoionization spectral analysis.

            G.I. Bekov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Laser Analytical Spectrochemistry, ed. by V.S. Letokhov (Adam Hilger, Bristol-

             Boston, 1986), pp. 98-151.

 

483b.    Laser atomic photoionization spectral analysis.

G.I. Bekov, and V.S. Letokhov.

In: Lazernaya analiticheskaya spektroskopiya (Laser analytical spectroscopy), ed.

by V.S. Letokhov (Nauka, Moscow, 1986), Chap. 3, pp. 77-119 (in Russian).

 

484a.    Laser photoionization spectroscopy and mass-spectrometry of molecules.

V.S. Antonov, and V.S. Letokhov.

In: Laser Analytical Spectrochemistry, ed. by V.S. Letokhov (Adam Hilger, Bristol-

Boston, 1986), pp. 314-352.

 

484b.    Laser photoionization spectroscopy and mass-spectrometry of molecules.

            V.S. Antonov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Lazernaya analiticheskaya spektroskopiya (Laser analytical spectroscopy), ed. by V.S. Letokhov
            (Nauka, Moscow, 1986), Chap. 7, pp. 242-272 (in Russian).

 

492a.    Lazernaya optoakusticheskaya spektroskopiya (Laser optoacoustical spectroscopy).
           
V.P. Zharov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            (Nauka, Moscow, 1984), 320 pp. (in Russian).

 

492b.    Laser optoacoustical spectroscopy.

            V.P. Zharov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Springer Series in Optical Sciences (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1986), Vol. 37, 327 pp.

 

510a.    Laser Photoionization Spectroscopy.

V.S. Letokhov.

(Academic Press, New York, 1987), 353 pp.

 

510b.    Lasernaya fotoionizatsionnaya spektroskopiya (Laser Photoionization

Spectroscopy).

V.S.Letokhov.

(FMG, Moscow, 1987), 317 pp. (in Russian).

 

523a.    Ultrashort laser pulses in studies of biomolecules.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Laser Picosecond Spectroscopy and Photochemistry of Biomolecules, ed.

            by V.S.Letokhov (Adam Hilger Publ. Co., Bristol, 1987), pp. 1-55.

 


3. Laser control of atomic motion

3.1. laser cooling and trapping of atoms

56.        Doppler line narrowing in a standing light wave.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 7, ¹9, 348-351 (1968) (in Russian) [JETP Lett., 7,

            272-274 (1968)].

 

131.      New possibilities for the spectroscopy inside the Doppler line in the optical and

            g-ranges.

            V.S. Letokhov.

Proceedings of the Conference "Methods of Spectroscopy without Doppler Broadening of Excited
Levels of Simple Molecules (Aussois, France, May 23- 26, 1973), pp. 127-138, 1974; Laser and
Unconventional Optics ¹46, 3-27 (1973).

 

215.      Cooling and trapping of atoms and molecules by resonant laser field.
            V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Minogin, and B.D. Pavlik.

            Optics Comm. 19, ¹1, 72-75 (1976).

 

228.      Spectral line narrowing in gas by atoms trapped in a standing light wave.
             V.S. Letokhov, B.D. Pavlik.

            Appl. Phys. 9, 229-237 (1976).

 

239.      Cooling and trapping of atoms and molecules by a resonant light field.
            V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Minogin, and B.D. Pavlik.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 72, ¹4, 1328-1341 (1977) (in Russian) [Sov. Phys.JETP 5(4),
            698-705 (1977)] .

 

240.     Laser control of atomic motion: velocity selection, cooling and trapping.
           V.S. Letokhov.

            Comments on Atom. and Molecular Physics 6, 119-131 (1977).

           

244.      Quantum motions of ultracooled atoms in resonant laser field.

            V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Phys. Lett. 61A, 370-372 (1977).

 

269.      Quantum motions of atom in a resonant standing light wave field.
             V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 74, ¹4, 1318-1335 (1978) (in Russian);
            [Sov. Phys. JETP   47(4), 690-699 (1978)].

 

276.      Trapping and storage of atoms in laser field.
            V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Appl. Phys. 17, 99-103 (1978).

 

309.      Observation of the cooling of free sodium atoms in a scanned- frequency resonant

            laser field.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 29, ¹10, 614-618 (1979) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 29,

            560-564 (1979)].

 

 320.     Cooling, trapping and storage of atoms by resonant field.

            V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Minogin.

            JOSA 69, ¹3, 413-419 (1979).

 

330.      Cooling of Na atoms with resonant laser radiation.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 78, ¹4, 1376-1385 (1980) (in Russian) [Sov. Phys. JETP 51(4),

             692-696 (1980)].

 

359.      Radiative redistribution of velocities of free Na atoms by resonance laser radiation.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 80, 1788-1799 (1981) (in Russian) [Sov. Phys.-JETP 53(5),

            919-924 (1981)].

 

360.      Theory of deceleration of atomic beams by resonant laser radiation.

            T.V. Zueva, V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Minogin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 81, ¹l(7), 84 (1981) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 54(1),

            38-44 (1981)].

 

368.      Atomic deceleration, monochromatization and trapping in laser waves. Theory and
           
experiments.

V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

In: Laser Spectroscopy V, ed. by A.R.W. McKellar, T. Oka, and B.P. Stoicheff, Springer Series in
Optical Sciences (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1981), Vol. 30, pp. 377-385.

 

369.      Radiative deceleration to 1.5 K and monochromatization of a beam of sodium

atoms in a counter- propagating laser beam.

S.V. Andreyev, V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 34, ¹8, 463-467 (1981) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 34,

442-445 (1982)].

 

370.      Laser cooling of atoms and its application in frequency standards.

V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

Journal de Physique, Colloque CB, Suppl. ¹12, Tome 42, Dec. 1981,

p. CB-347-355.

 

380.      Radiative deceleration and monochromatization of a sodium atomic beam in a

            counter-propagation laser beam.

            S.V. Andreyev, V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 82, ¹5, 1429-1441 (1982) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 55(5), 828-834 (1982)].

 

434.      Intense stationary flow of cold atoms formed by laser deceleration of atomic beam.
            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and A.I. Sidorov.

            Optics Comm. 49, ¹4, 248-252 (1984).

 

445.      Collimation of atomic beams by resonant laser radiation pressure.
             V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Minogin, and T.V. Zueva.

             Appl. Phys. B35, 149-153 (1984).

 

446.      Radiative collimation of an atomic beam by way of two-dimensional cooling with

            laser radiation.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, A.I. Sidorov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 40, ¹6, 251-253 (1984) (in Russian). [JETP Lett. 401,
            1026-1029, 1984].

 

475.      Radiative collimation of atomic beams through two- dimensional cooling of atoms

            by laser radiation pressure.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin, Yu.V. Rozhdestvensky, and

            A.I. Sidorov.

            JOSA B2, ¹11, 1776-1783 (1985).

 

528.      Recent progress in the control of the motion of atomic beams by laser field.
            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, and S.V. Shul'ga.

            In: Atomic Physics II, Proc. 11 Intern. Conf. on Atomic Physics, 1988, pp. 229-242.

 

535.      Laser control of the motion of neutral atoms and optical atomic traps.

V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

Physica Scripta T22, 119-127 (1988).

 

573.      Localization of atoms with light-induced mirrors and in a standing light wave.
            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, and S.V. Shul 'ga.

            In: Laser Spectroscopy IX ed. by M. Feld, J. Thomas, A. Mooradian (Proc. of the Ninth

            Int. Laser Spectroscopy Conf., Bretton Woods, N.H., June 18-23, 1989) (Academic
            Press, Boston, 1989), pp. 452-454.

 

662.      Towards laser control of molecular motion.
            V.S. Letokhov.

            Ber. Bunsenges. Phys.Chem. 99, 498-503 (1995).

 

672a.    Cooling of atoms during reflection from the evanescent light wave.
            Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, D.V. Lariushin, V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 62, 102-107 (1995) (in Russian).

 

677.      New atom trap configurations in the near field of laser radiation.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 121, 130-136 (1995).

 

701.      Reflection cooling of sodium atoms in an evanescent light wave.

            D.V. Laryushin, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 135, 138-148 (1996).

 

709.      Laser controlled atom waveguide as a source of ultracold atoms.

            M.V. Subbotin, V.I. Balykin, D.V. Laryushin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm., 139, 107-116 (1997).

 

768.      Possibility of “information” cooling of neutral atoms.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis’ma ZhETF 72, 18-22 (2000).

 

779.      Information cooling of neutral atoms.

            V.I. Balykin and V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. 6406(6); 3410 + Dec. 2001.

 

3.2. ATOMIC OPTICS

 

485.        Atomic beam focusing by the dissipative radiation pressure force.
            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and A.I. Sidorov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 43, ¹4, 172-174 (1986) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 43,

            ¹4, 217-220 (1986)].

           

494.      Collimation and decollimation of atomic beams by laser radiation pressure.

V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin, Yu.V. Rozhdestvensky, and A.I. Sidorov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 90, ¹3, 458-470 (1986) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 63(3),

            508-513 (1986)].

 

507.      Reflection of an atomic beam at a light field gradient.

V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, and A.I. Sidorov.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 45, ¹6, 282-284 (1987) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 45, 353-356 (1987)] .

 

522.      The possibility of deep laser focusing of an atomic beam into the Å-region.
             V.I. Balykin, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 64, ¹2, 151-156 (1987).

 

529.      Deep focusing of an atomic beam into an A- size region by means of laser

            radiation.

            V.I. Balykin, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 94, ¹1, 140-150 (1988) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 67(1),

            78-83 (1988)].

 

531.      Focusing of an atomic beam and "imaging" of atomic source by means of a "laser

            lens" based on resonance-radiation pressure.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov.

            J. Modern Optics 35, ¹1, 17-34 (1988).

 

537.      Quantum-state-selective mirror reflection of atoms by laser light.

V.I.Balykin, V.S.Letokhov, Yu.B.Ovchinnikov, A.I.Sidorov.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 60, 2137-2140 (1988); Erratum 61, 902 (1988).

 

548.     Channeling of atoms in a standing spherical light wave.

V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov and S.V. Shul'ga.

Optics Lett. 13, ¹11, 958-960 (1988).

 

555a.    Laser optics of neutral atomic beams.

V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov.

Physics Today, April 1989, pp. 23-28.

 

557.      Atomic cavity with light- induced mirrors.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. B48, 517-523 (1989).

 

559.      One-dimensional localization of atoms in a standing spherical light wave.
            V.I. Balykin, Yu.E. Lozovik, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, S.V. Shul'ga, and V.S.Letokhov.

            JOSA 6B, ¹11, 2178-2187 (1989).

 

569a.    Recent progress in the control of the motion of atomic beams by laser field.

V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, and S.V. Shul'ga.

In: Frequency Standards and Metrology (Proc. of the 4th Int. Sym., Ancona,

Italy, September 5-9, 1989) (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1989), pp. 248-263.

 

575.      Collimation of atoms localized in a spherical standing light wave.

V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, and S.V. Shul'ga.

Optics Comm. 77, 152-156 (1990).

           

607.      Atomic optics with tunable dye lasers.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Dye Lasers: 25 Years, ed. by M. Stuke (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1992), 153-168.

 

616.      Role of interaction time in light pressure force on atoms.

            M.A. Ol'shanny, V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Minogin.

            Nonlinear Optics 3, 183-294 (1992).

 

623.      Laser guiding of atoms in a hollow optical fiber.

M.A. O1'shanny, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, and V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 98, 77-79 (1993).

 

641.      Tight focusing of an atomic beam by the near field of diffracted laser light.

            V.I. Balykin, V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma ZhETF 59, ¹4, 219-222 (1994); [JETP Lett. 59, 235-238, (1994)].

 

647.      Selective sorting of neutral atoms and molecules by the gradient dipole force

in the near field of laser radiation.

V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 110, 87-93 (1994).

 

653.      Laser Near Field Lens for Atoms.

           V.I. Balykin, V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            J. Phys. II. France 4, 1981-1997 (1994).

 

669.      Laser-Near-Field-Based Atomic Lens: Quantum Wave Optics Consideration.
            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            J. Modern Optics 42, ¹7, 1485-1503 (1995).

           

670.      Particle Selection by Gradient Force in Near-Field of Laser Radiation.

            V.V.Klimov, V.S.Letokhov.

            Zh.Eksp. Teor.Fiz., 108, 91-104 (1995) [JETP, 81(1), 49-55 (1995)].

 

686.      Increase of Atomic Phase Density in Hollow Laser Waveguide.

            V.I. Balykin, D.V. Larushin, M.V. Subbotin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis’ma Zh. ETF 63, 763-767 (1996); [JETP Lett. 63, 802-807 (1996)].

 

732.      Near Field Diffraction Grating for Atoms.

V.I. Balykin, D.A. Lapshin, M.V. Subbotin, V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 145, 322-328 (1998).

 

755.      Exact Solution of Problem on Laser Focusing of an Atomic Beam.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

 Pis’ma ZhETF 70, 654-659 (1999); [JETP Lett. 70, 666-672 (1999)].

 

803.      Laser Focusing of Cold Atoms: Analytical Solution of the Problem.

V.V. Klimov and V.S. Letokhov.

Laser Physics 13(3), 339-349 (2003).

 

811.      Atom Nanooptics Based on “Photon Dots” and “Photon Holes”.

V.I. Balykin, V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

Pis’ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. (Russian) 78, ¹1, 11-15 (2003); [JETP Lett. 78(1), 8-12 (2003)].

 

3.3. NEW TYPES of LIGHT FORCES on ATOMS

 

577.      Observation of a strong rectified dipole force in a bichromatic standing light wave.
            R. Grimm, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. Lett. 65, 1415-1418 (1990).

 

593.      Dipole force rectification in a monochromatic laser field.

R. Grimm, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 84, ¹12, 18-22 (1991).

 

598.      Observation of magneto- optical radiation force.

            R. Grimm, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma ZhETF 54, ¹11, 611-614 (1991) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 54, ¹11,

            615-618, 1991].

 

600.      Behavior of the friction force in a biochromatic standing light wave.

Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov, R. Grimm, and V.S. Letokhov,

J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 24, L539- L543 (1991).

 

601.      Rectification of the gradient force acting on a three- level atom in a

bichromatic standing light wave.

A.I. Sidorov, R. Grimm, and V.S. Letokhov.

J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 24, 3733-3740 (1991).

 

608.      A strong magneto-optical force exerted on neutral atoms.

R. Grimm, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, A.I. Sidorov.

J. Phys. II. France 2, 593-599 (1992).

 

627.      Rectified dipole force in a bichromatic standing light wave.
            Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, R. Grimm, A.I. Sidorov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 102, 155-165 (1993).

 

639.      Resonant Light Pressure on Atoms by Bichromatic Standing Wave.
             Yu.B. Ovchinnikov, R. Grimm, A.I. Sidorov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Optika and Spectroscopy 76, ¹2, 210-220 (1994) (in Russian).

 

684.      Gradient Optical Force on Atoms: Beyond Dipole Approximation.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 126, 45-48 (1996).

  

3.4. RELATED PROBLEMS

 

668.      Focusing of Electron Beam by Dipole Force of Ultrashort Laser Pulse.
            V.S. Letokhov.

             Pis'ma Zh.Eksp. Teor.Fiz. 61, 787-790 (1995) (in Russian). [JETP Lett., 61, 805-807 (1995)].

 

688.      Reflection of an Electron Beam by Femtosecond Light Waves.

            V.I. Balykin, M.V. Subbotin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 129, 177-183 (1996).

 

707.      Pondermotive Forces and Stimulated Compton Scattering of Free Electrons
            in a Laser Field.

            M.V. Fedorov, S.P. Goreslavsky, V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. E55, 1015-1027 (1997).

 

714.      Formation of Ultrashort Electron Pulses on Scattering of an Electron Beam by a
           
Standing Laser Wave of Ultrashort Duration.

            V.G. Minogin, M.V. Fedorov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 140, 250-254 (1997).

 

715.      Femtosecond Laser Control of Electronic Beams for Ultrashort Diffraction.

            V.S. Letokhov.

In: “Chemical Reactions and their Control on the Femtosecond Time Scale”, ed. by P. Gaspard
and I. Burghardt. Proced. of XXth Solvay Conference on Chemistry, Adv. in Chem. Phys.,
Vol. 101 (Wiley, 1997), 185-192.

 

3.5. REVIEWS and MONOGRAPHS

 

344.      Laser radiation pressure on free atoms.

            V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Physics Reports 73, ¹1, 1-65 (1981).

 

471.      Cooling of atoms by laser radiation pressure.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S .Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Uspekhi. Fiz. Nauk 147, ¹1, 117-156 (1985) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. Usp. 28(9),

            803-826 (1985)].

 

517a.    Laser Light Pressure on Atoms.

V.G. Minogin and V.S. Letokhov.

(Gordon and Breach Science Publ., New York, 1987), 248 pp.

 

517b.    Resonansnoye svetovoye davleniye na atomnye chastitsy (Resonance Light Pressure

            on Atomic Particles).

            V.G. Minogin and V.S. Letokhov.

            (FMG, Moscow, 1986), 222 pp. (in Russian).

           

619.      Laser Cooling and Trapping of Atomic Particles.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Atomic and Molecular Physics and Quantum Optics, ed. by H.-A. Bachor,

            K. Kumar, B.  Robson (World Scientific, Singapore, 1992), 467-511.

 

629.      Channeling of Atoms in a Standing Laser Light Wave.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov.

            In: Frontiers in Nonlinear Optics, ed. by H. Walther, N. Koroteev, M.O. Scully

            (Publ. of IOP, Bristol, 1993), 1-16.

 

660.      Laser Cooling of Atoms: a Review.

            V.S. Letokhov, M.A. Ol'shanii, Yu.B. Ovchinnikov.
            Quantum Optics 7, 5-40 (1995).

 

666.      Atom Optics with Laser Light.

            V.I. Balykin and V.S. Letokhov.

            (Harwood Acad. Publ. Chur, 1995), 1-115.

 

687.      Atom Optics in Laser Near Field.

            V.V. Klimov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Laser Physics 6, 475-500 (1996).

 

767.      Electromagnetic Trapping of Cold Atoms.

            V.I. Balykin, V.G.Minogin, and V.S.Letokhov.

            Reports on Progress on Physics 63, ¹9, 1429-1510 (2000).

 

786.      Electromagnetic Trapping of Cold Atoms: an Overview.

            V.S. Letokhov.

“Trapped Particles and Fundamental Physics”, S.N. Atutov, R. Calabrese and L. Moi (eds.),
(Kluwer Acad. Publ., 2002), 11-40.

 

823.      Nanooptics: Atoms in the Near Field.

V.S. Letokhov.

In “Tribute to Emil Wolf”, SPIE (Press, 2004), 477-490.

 

825.      Atom Nanooptics.

V.I. Balykin, V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Photonics News 16, ¹3, 44-48 (2005).

 

837.      Atom Nanooptics.

V.I. Balykin, V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

In “Handbook of Theoretical and Computational Nanotechnology” (in press).

 


4. Lasers in Nuclear Physics

4.1. Optical-Nuclear Mixed Transitions

 

122.      Narrow frequency tunable g-ray nuclear resonances induced by laser radiation.
            V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. Lett. 30, ¹16, 729-732 (1973).

139.      Vibrational satellites of g-transitions of nuclei in the molecules.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Lett. 46A, 257-258 (1974).

141.      Electron- nuclear g-transitions of nuclei in atoms.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Lett. 46A, ¹7, 481-482 (1974).

155.      Emission and absorption of g-radiation in molecules interacting with a light field.
            V.S.Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. A12, 1954-1965 (1975).

171.      Spectrum of electronic-nuclear transitions in an atomic nucleus.

            L.N. Ivanov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 68, ¹5, 1748-1756 (1975) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 41, 877-881 (1975).

175.      Spectrum of nuclear g-transitions in a two-atom molecule.

V.S. Letokhov and V.G. Minogin.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 69, ¹5(11), 1569-1581 (1975) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 42, 800-805 (1975)].

182.      Laser-nuclear spectroscopy.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Proceedings of the Second International Laser Spectroscopy Conference (Megeve, France, June 23- 27, 1975).
            In: Laser Spectroscopy, Vol. 43 of Lecture Notes in Physics Springer-Verlag, 1975), pp. 18-30.

202.      Nuclear g-transition spectrum of a symmetric polyatomic molecule.

            V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 70, ¹3, 794-804 (1976) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 43,

411-416 (1976)].

230.      Laser and nuclear spectroscopy “crossings”.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Frontiers in Laser Spectroscopy (Les Houches, Session XXVII, 1975), Vol. 2,

            ed. by R. Balian (North-Holland Publ. Co., 1977), pp. 715-770.

516.      Spectrum of electronic- nuclear g- transitions of a nucleus in a multiply charged

            atomic ion.

            L.N. Ivanov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 93, ¹2(8), 396-404 (1987) (in Russian);
[Sov. Phys. JETP 66(2), 227-231 (1987)].


4.2. LASER PRODUCTION of Nuclear BEAM

 

116.      Possibility of the optical separation of the isomeric nuclei by laser radiation.

V.S. Letokhov.

Optics. Comm. 7, ¹1, 59-60 (1973).

 

278.      Laser monochromator of a relativistic proton beam with resolution and accuracy up

            to 2x105.

            V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Phys. Rev. Lett. 41, ¹12, 775-777 (1978).

 

279.      Method of obtaining polarized protons with laser radiation.

V.S. Letokhov, V.M. Lobashev, V.G. Minogin, and V.I. Mishin.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 27, ¹5, 305-308 (1978) (in Russian);
            [JETP Lett. 27, 284-287 (1978)].

 

561.      Highly effective Z-selective photoionization of atoms in a hot metal cavity,

            followed by electrostatic confinement of ions.

            G.D. Alkhazov, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, V.N. Panteleyev, V.I. Romanov,

            S.K. Sekatskii, V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Pis'ma Zh. Tekhn. Fiz. 15, ¹10, 63-67 (1989) (in Russian).

 

603.      Application of a high efficiency selective laser ion source at the IRIS facility.
            G.D. Alkhazov, L.Kh. Batist, A.A. Bykov, V.D. Vitman, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin,
            V.N. Panteleyev, S.K. Sekatskii, and V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Nuclear Instr. and Methods in Phys. Res. A306, 400-402 (1991).

 

625.      Chemically selective laser ion- source for the CERN- ISOLDE on-line mass separator facility.

V.I. Mishin, V.N. Fedoseyev, H.-J. Kluge, V.S. Letokhov, H.L. Ravn, F. Scheerer, Y. Shirakabe,
S. Sundell, O. Tengblad, and the ISOLDE collaboration.

            Nucl. Instr. and Meth. in Physics Research B73, 550-560 (1993).

 

4.3. LASER RIS SPECTROSCOPY of SHORT-LIVED ISOTOPES

 

408.      Measurement of isotopic changes in the charge radius of europium by the three-step
             laser atomic photoionization technique.

G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, E.E. Berlovich, V.P. Denisov, A.G. Dernyatin, V.S. Ivanov, A.N. Zherikhin,
O.N. Kompanets, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, and V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 37, ¹5, 231-234 (1983) (in Russian).

 

433.      High-resolution laser photoionization spectroscopy of radioactive europium

isotopes.

A.N. Zherikhin, O.N. Kompanets, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, V.N. Fedoseyev,

G.D. Alkhazov, E.E. Berlovich, V.P. Denisov, A.G. Dernyatin, and V.S. Ivanov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 86, ¹4, 1249-1262 (1984) (in Russian).


447.      Atomic lines isotope shifts of short lived radioactive Eu isotopes studied by high-sensitive laser
            photoionization method in "on- line" experiments with proton beams.

V.N. Fedoseyev, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, V.P. Denisov,
A.G.Dernyatin, and V.S. Ivanov.

            Optics Comm. 52, ¹1, 24-28 (1984).

 

448.      Shell effect in the isotopic dependence of the mean- square charge radii of short-lived
            Eu nuclei measured by laser photoionization detection on- line with an accelerator.

G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, E.E. Berlovich, V.P. Denisov, A.G. Dernyatin, V.S. Ivanov,
V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, and V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 40, ¹3, 95-98 (1984) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 40,

            836-840 (1984)].

 

506.      Resonance photoionization spectroscopy and laser separation of 141Sm and 164Tm nuclear isomers.

V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii, V.N. Fedoseyev, N.B. Buyanov, V.S. Letokhov, A.E. Barzahk, V.P.Denisov,
A.G. Dernyatin, V.S. Ivanov, I.Ya. Chubukov, and G.D. Alkhazov.

Optics Comm. 61, ¹6, 383-386 (1987).

 

515.    Ultrasensitive laser resonant photoionization spectroscopy of a chain of the radioactive
isotopes 157-172Tm in a proton accelerator.

V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii, V.N. Fedoseyev, N.B. Buyanov, V.S. Letokhov, G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzahk,
V.P. Denisov, V.S. Ivanov, and I.Ya. Chubukov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 93, ¹2 (8), 410-423 (1987) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 66(2), 235-242 (1987)].

 

519.      On the differences in isotopic changes between the charge radii of nuclei in the range 50£(N, Z)£82.

G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, N.B. Buyanov, V.P. Denisov, A.G. Dernyatin, V.S. Ivanov, V.S. Letokhov,
V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii, V.N. Fedoseyev, and I.Ya. Chubukov.

            Pis’ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 46, ¹4, 136-138 (1987).

 

520.      Ultrasensitive laser photoionization spectroscopy of short- lived isotopes and very rare atoms.

            V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

            In: Laser Spectroscopy VIII, ed. by S.Svanberg and W.Persson, Springer Series in Optical Sciences
(Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1987), Vol. 55, 167-175 pp.

 

542.      Mean-square charge radius of the 146Gd magic nucleus.

            G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, V.P. Denisov, V.S. Ivanov, I.Ya. Chubukov, N.B.Buyanov,
            V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii, and V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 46, ¹4, 136-138 (1987) (in Russian).

 

545.       Nuclear electromagnetic moments and charge radii of deformed thulium isotopes with the mass
numbers A = 157-172.

G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, I.Ya. Chubukov, V.P. Denisov, V.S. Ivanov, V.N. Panteleev,
V.E. Starodubsky, N.B. Buyanov, V.N. Fedoseyev, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, and S.K. Sekatskii.

Nucl. Phys. A477, ¹1, 37-54 (1988).

 

571.      Nuclear deformation of holmium isotopes.

            G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, I.Ya. Chubukov, V.P. Denisov, V.S. Ivanov, B. Buyanov,
           
V.N. Fedoseyev, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii.

            Nuclear Physics A504, 549-561 (1989).

           

585.      Laser photoionization spectroscopy of rare- earth elements: new results on nuclear electromagnetic
            moments and charge radii of Eu, Gd, Tb isotopes.

            G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, V.P. Denisov, V.S. Ivanov, I.Ya. Chubukov, V.N. Fedoseyev,
            V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii.

            Hyperfine Interactions 61, 1335-1338 (1990).

 

586.      Odd-even staggering in nuclear charge radii of neutron-rich europium isotopes.

            G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, V.A. Bolshakov, V.P. Denisov, V.S. Ivanov, Ya.Yu. Sergeyev,
            I.Ya. Chubukov, V.I. Tikhonov, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii, V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Z. Phys. A. – Atomic Nuclei 337, 257-259 (1990).

 

587.      Electromagnetic moments and nuclear charge radii for neutron-deficient Tb

            isotopes and the deformation jump near Z=64, N=90.

            G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzakh, V.P. Denisov, V.S. Ivanov, I.Ya. Chubukov,

            V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii, V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Z. Phys. A. - Atomic Nuclei 337, 367-370 (1990).

 

604.      Resonance ionization spectroscopy on a fast atomic ytterbium beam.

            Ch. Schultz, E. Arnold, W. Borchers, W. Neu, R. Neugart, M. Neugart, E.W. Otten, M. Scherf,
            K. Wendt, P. Lievens, Yu.A. Kudriavtsev, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, V.V. Petrunin and
            ISOLDE collaboration.

            J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 24, 4831-4844 (1991).

 

617.      Laser spectroscopical studies of nuclei with neutron number N<82 (Eu, Sm, and Nd isotopes).

            V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, S.K. Sekatskii, V.N. Fedoseyev, G.D. Alkhazov,

            A.E. Barzahk, V.P. Denisov, and V.E. Starodubsky.

            J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 18, 1177-1193 (1992).

 

621.      Nuclear radii and moments of rare-earth elements from laser spectroscopy.

            G.D. Alkhazov, A.E. Barzahk, V.N. Panteleyev, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, V.N. Fedoseyev.

            In: Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Nuclei Far from Stability and 9th Int. Conf. on Atomic Masses and Fundamental
            Constants,
Bernkastel-Kues, 1992 (Publ. of IOPP,
¹132, 1993), 145-150.

 

4.4. LASER RIS SPECTROSCOPY of RARE LONG-LIVED ISOTOPES

 

346.      Is it possible to detect very rare atoms by means of laser radiation?
            V.S.Letokhov.

            Comm. on Atom. Molec. Phys. 10, ¹6, 257-266 (1981).


387.      Method of highly selective detection of rare radioactive isotopes through multistep

            photoionization of acceleration atoms.

            Yu.A. Kudryavtsev, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. B29, 219-221 (1982).

425.      On the posibility of highly selective detection of rare isotopic atoms by means

            of resonant laser light pressure.

            V.I. Balykin, V.S. Letokhov, and V.G. Minogin.

            Appl. Phys B23, 247-251 (1984).

473.      Laser detection of 40K in a bcams of accelerate atoms by the isotope-selective ionization technique.

            Yu.A. Kudryavtsev, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Petrunin.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 12, 23-26 (1985) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 42, 26-28 (1985)].

486.        Laser detection of very rare isotopes.

            V.S. Letokhov.

In: Proc. of the 3rd Vilnius School on "Laser Applications in Atomic, Molecular

and Nuclear Physics" (1984), ed. by V.S.Letokhov (Harwood Acad. Publ., 1986),

pp. 1-22.

           

536.      Collinear laser photoionization of helium isotopes in a fast atomic beam.

Yu.A. Kudryavtsev, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Petrunin.

Optics Comm. 68, 25-30 (1988).

 

553.      Laser photoionization detection of rare isotope He.

            Yu.A. Kudriavtsev, V.V. Petrunin, V.M. Sitkin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. B48, 93-96 (1989).

 

588.      Laser detection of the rare isotopes 3He at concentrations as low as 10-9.

            S.A. Aseyev, Yu.A. Kudryavtsev, V.S. Letokhov, V.V. Petrunin.

            Optics Lett. 16(7), 514-516 (1991).

 

596.      Method of detecting the rare isotopes 85Kr, and 81Kr by means of collinear

            laser photoionization of atoms in an accelerated beam.

            S.A. Aseyev, Yu.A. Kudryavtsev, V.S. Letokhov, V.V. Petrunin.

            J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 24, 2755-2763 (1991).

 

4.5. RELATED PROBLEMS

 

103.      A possibility of measurement of the energy of the metastable nuclear levels by laser

spectroscopy of the molecular vibrational transotions.

V.S. Letokhov.

Phys. Lett. 41A, ¹4, 333-334 (1972).

 

117.      Double gamma- and optical resonance.

            V.S .Letokhov.

            Phys. Lett. 43A, ¹2, 179-180 (1973).

 

147.      Narrowing and frequency tuning of positronium annihilation line by laser field.

V.S. Letokhov.

Phys. Lett. A49, ¹4, 275-277 (1974).


180.      On difference of energy levels of left and right molecules due to weak interactions.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Lett. 53A, ¹4, 275-276 (1975).

 

209.      Nonlinear Doppler-free narrow resonances of the optical transitions and annihilation

            emission of the positronium atom.

V.S. Letokhov and V.G. Minogin.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 71, ¹1(7), 135-147 (1976) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 44, ¹1, 70 (1976)].

 

246.      Possible connection between weak interaction and the biological isomerism.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Lettere al Nuovo Cimento 20, ¹3, 107-111 (1977).

 

382.      Proposal of laser radiochemical Ga detector of solar neutrino.
            V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, N. Eshkobilov, and A.T. Tursunov.

            Optics Comm. 41, ¹5, 331-334 (1982).

           

505a.    Laser light, atom, and nuclei.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 153, ¹2, 311-334 (1987) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. Usp. 30(10),

            897-909 (1987)].

 

663.      Impact of Laser and Nuclear Technologies.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Proceed. of 6th Intern.Symp. "Innovative Laser Technologies in Nuclear Energy",

            March, 1994, Publ. of Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, 1995, pp. 11-24.

 

747.      Effect of the Charge and Position of Atom on Parity Violation Energy Difference

of Molecular Enantiomers.

L.N. Ivanov, V.S. Letokhov.

Proceedings of Russian Academy of Sciences 362, ¹1, 36-39 (1998).



5. LASER PHOTOSELECTIVE MULTIPLE-PHOTON (MP) PROCESSES

and LASER ISOTOPE SEPARATION (LIS)

5.1. RESONANCE MULTISTEP PHOTOIONIZATION and LIS

 

71.        On the possibility of isotope separation by resonant atomic photoionization and
            molecular photodissociation with laser radiation.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Report on Lebedev Physical Institute, Nov. 1969 Institute of Spectroscopy USSR Acad. Sci., Troitsk,
            Reprints
¹1, 1979), pp. 1-54 (in Russian).

 

199.      Selective two-step ionization of rubidium atoms with laser radiation.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, V.M. Apatin, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, V.I. Mishin,

            A.A. Puretskii, and N.P. Furzikov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 70, ¹5, 1660-1673 (1976) (in Russian).

           

245a.    Ionization of high lying states of the sodium atom by a strong electric field.

G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov, and V.I. Mishin.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 73, ¹1(7), 157-165 (1977) (in Russian).

 

245b.    Isotopically selective Rb atoms ionization through Rydberg states by laser and

            electric pulsed fields.

            G.I. Bekov, V.S. Letokhov and V.I. Mishin.

            Optics Comm. 23, 85- 89 (1977).

 

311.      Highly selective multistep ionization of atoms by laser radiation.
            V.S. Letokhov and V.I. Mishin.

            Optics. Comm. 29, ¹2, 168-171, (1979).

 

402.      Production of photoionic Ga beams through stepwise ionization of atoms by

            laser radiation.

            A.N. Zherikhin, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, M.E. Muchnik, and V.N. Fedoseyev.

            Appl. Phys. B30, 47-52 (1983).

 

410.     Towards photoion laser epitaxy: study of the purity and nucleation conditions of crystal films.

V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, M.L. Muchnik, Yu.V. Orlov, and E.Ya. Chernyak.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 10, ¹10, 1963-1964 (1983) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 13,
1308-1309 (1983)].

 

418.      Production of an indium ion beam by the method of selective laser photoionization of atoms.

M.L. Muchnik, Yu.V. Orlov, G.D. Parshin, E.Ya. Chernyak, V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 10, ¹11, 2331-2335 (1983) (in Russian); [Sov. Quantum Electron. 13,
            1515-1517 (1983)].

 

5.2. VIBRATIONALLY-MEDIATED (IR+UV) PHOTODISSOCIATION

 

88.        Selective two-step (STS) photoionization of atoms and photodissociation of molecules by laser radiation.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Applied Optics 11, ¹2, 354-358 (1972).

 

 94.       Laser two-step photodissociation of molecules as a method of selective breaking of bonds.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 13, ¹5, 446-447 (1972).

 

96.        Selective laser excitation of high- lying vibrational levels in HCl.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, V.M. Apatin, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 15, ¹6, 336-339 (1972) (in Russian).

 

100.     Two-step photodissociation of ammonia molecules excited by laser radiation.

           R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, and A.A. Puretskii.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 15, ¹12, 709-711 (1972) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 15,

            501 (1972)].

 

113.      Kinetics of two-step selective photodissociation of moleculses by laser radiation.

V.S. Letokhov and A.A. Makarov.

Journal of Photochemistry 2, 421-427 (1973/74).

 

114.      Determination of the population factor fo molecular vibrational-rotational levels by the
method of absorption saturation with laser radiation.

            V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov, and E.A. Ryabov.

Doklady AN SSSR (Proceed. USSR Acad. Sci.) 212, ¹1, 74-78 (1973) (in Russian).

 

115.      Laser separation of nitrogen isotopes.

R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, and A.A. Puretskii.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 17, ¹2, 91-94 (1973) (in Russian); [JETP Lett.

17, 63 (1973)].

 

144.      Selective two- step dissociation of ammonia molecules.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, and A.A. Puretskii.

Proceedings of the First International Laser Spectorscopy Conference (Vail, USA, June 29, 1973),
ed. by R.Brewer and A.Mooradin (Plenum Press, N.Y. and L., 1974), pp. 611-630.

 

165.      Study of vibrationally excited ammonia molecules by the double IR-UV resonance

            technique.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, and A.A. Puretskii.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 68, ¹5, 1736-1747 (1975) (in Russian).

 

283.      Laser isotope separation of carbon by multiple IR photon and subsequent UV

excitation of CF3 I molecules.

I.N. Knyazev, Yu.A. Kudriavtsev, N.P. Kuzmina, V.S. Letokhov, and A.A. Sarkisian.

Appl. Phys. 17, ¹4, 427-429 (1978).

 

288.      Laser separation of isotopes.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Proceedings of IV General Meeting of EPS Trends in Physics (Sept. 25-29, 1978, York, England)
            (Aldarad and Sons, Ltd., 1979), pp. 61-73.


308.      Isotope- selective dissociation of CF3I molecules upon multiphoton vibrational

excitation and subsequent electronic excitation by laser radiation.

I.N. Knyazev, Yu.A. Kudriavtsev, N.P. Kuzmina, and V.S. Letokhov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor, Fiz. 76, ¹4, 1281-1292 (1979) (in Russian).

 

328.      Intermolecular vibrational energy transfer of highly excited CF3I molecules observed
            from transient UV absorption spectrum.

            Yu.A. Kudriavtsev and V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. 50, 353-359 (1980).

 
771.      Direct Observation of S+ and SF++ Ions Resulting from the IR+UV Laser Irradiation of SF6 Molecules.

            A.V. Dem’yanenko, V.N. Lokhman, D.D. Ogurok, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 320, 594-600 (2000).

 

781.      IR Multiple-Photon + UV Multiphoton Laser Selective Fragmentation and Ionization of SF6 and CF2HCl Molecules.

            V.N. Lokhman, D.D. Ogurok, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Zeitschrift für Physikalische Chemie 215, 12 1469-1485 (2001).

 

 

5.3. MULTIPLE-PHOTON IR RESONANT (ISOTOPICALLY-SELECTIVE) VIBRATIONAL EXCITATION/DISSOCIATION

 

95.        Saturation of absorption and optical strength of C2F3Cl for CO2 laser pulses.

            V.S. Letokhov, E.A. Ryabov, and O.A. Tumanov.

            Opt. Comm. 5, ¹3, 168-170 (1972).

 

98.        Molecular gas luminescence under the effect of a CO2 laser pulse.
             V.S. Letokhov, E.A. Ryabov, and O.A. Tumanov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 63, ¹6, 2025-2032 (1972) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 36, 1069-1073 (1973)].

 

99.        Kinetics of vibrational excitation of molecules by IR radiation.
            V.S. Letokhov and A.A. Makarov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 63, ¹6(12), 2064-2076 (1972) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 36, 1091-1096 (1973)].

 

137.      The visible luminescence kinetics of BCl3 in the field of a high-power CO2 laser.

R.V. Ambartsumian, N.V. Chekalin, V.S. Doljikov, V.S. Letokhov, E.A. Ryabov.

Chem. Phys. Lett. 25, ¹4, 515-518 (1974).

           

149.      Isotope-selective chemical reaction of BC13 in a strong IR laser field.

R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Letokhov, E.A. Ryabov, and N.V. Chekalin.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 20, ¹9, 597-600 (1974) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 20, 273-275 (1974)].

 

167.      Study of the dissociation of BC13 molecules in the field of a high- power CO2-laser pulse.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Dolzhikov, V.S. Letokhov, E.A. Ryabov, and N.V. Chekalin.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 69, ¹1(7), 72-83 (1975) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 42, 36-41 (1976)].

 

173.      Separation of sulfur isotopes with an enrichement ratio higher than 103 by acting on the
SF6 molecule with a CO2- laser radiation.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, and G.N. Makarov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 21, ¹6, 375-378 (1975) (in Russian). [JETP Lett. 21, 171-174 (1975)].

 

177.      Infrared molecular photolysis by high- power laser pulse.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.V. Chekalin, V.S. Letokhov, and E.A. Ryabov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 36, ¹3, 301-304 (1975).

 

178.      Separation of 10B and 11B isotopes in a strong CO2-laser field.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, E.A. Ryabov,
            and N.V. Chekalin.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 2, ¹10, 2197-2201 (1975) (in Russian).

 

181.      Interaction between the SF6 molecule and a high- power IR laser pulse and sulfur
             isotope separation.

           R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, and G.N. Makarov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 69, ¹6(12), 1956-1970 (1975) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 42, 993-1000 (1976)].

 

183.      Direct observation of nonequilibrium excitation of high- lying levels in OsO4 under

the effect of a high- power CO2- laser pulse and osmium isotope separation.

R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, and G.N. Makarov.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 22, ¹2, 96-100 (1975) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 22,

43-44 (1975)].

 

184.      Selective photochemistry in an intense infrared field.

R.V. Ambartsumian, N.V. Chekalin, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, and E.A. Ryabov.

Proceedings of the Second International Laser Spectroscopy Conference (Megeve, France, June 23-27,
            1975). In: Laser Spectroscopy, Vol. 43 of Lecture Notes in Physics Springer-Verlag, 1975), pp. 121-131.

 

185.      Selective dissociation upon interaction between a strong IR field and weak combination
            oscillations of polyatomic molecules.

R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov and A.A. Puretskii.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 22, ¹7, 374-377 (1975) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 22, 177 (1975)].

 

207.      Investigation into the mechanism of dissociation of the SF6 molecule by CO2- laser radiation.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, and

            A.A. Puretskii.

           Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 71, 440-453 (1976) (in Russian); [JETP 44, 231-242 (1976)].

           

208.      "Leakage" effect as an exciting mechanism of the high vibrational levels of polyatomic
molecules by strong quasiresonant IR laser field.

            V.S. Letokhov and A.A. Makarov.

            Optics Comm. 17, ¹3, 250-253 (1976).

 

211.      Dissociation selectivity of polyatomic molecules in a two-frequency IR laser field.

R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, A.A. Puretskii,
and N.P.Furzikov.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 23, ¹4, 217-220 (1976) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 23, 194 (1976)].

 

213.      Selective dissociation of SF6 molecules in two-frequency infrared laser field.

R.V. Ambartsumian, N.P. Furzikov, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov,
and A.A. Puretskii.

Optics Comm. 18, ¹4, 517-521 (1976).

 

218.      Isotope shift in the spectrum of multiquantum absorption of nitromethane molecule

            in intense IR field.

            V.N. Chekalin, V.S. Doljikov, Yu.R. Kolomiisky, V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Lokhman and
            E.A. Ryabov.

            Phys. Lett. 59A, 243-244 (1976).

 

224.      Isotope-selective dissociation of CCl4 molecule by excitation of compound

vibrational bands by intense infrared field.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, A.A. Puretskii.

            Phys. Lett. 56A, 183-185 (1976).

 

225.      Explanation of the selective dissociation of the SF6 molecule in a strong IR laser field.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, A.A. Puretskii.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 23, ¹11, 26-30 (1976) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 23,

            22-25, 1976)].

           

235.      Selective dissociation of polyatomic molecules by intense IR laser field.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Accounts of Chem. Res. 10, 61-67 (1977).

 

251.      Isotope-selective dissociation of OsO4 molecule by two pulses of infrared radiation

at different frequencies.

R.V. Ambartsumian, N.P. Furzikov, Yu.A. Gorokhov, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov,

A.A. Puretskii.

Optics Letters 1, 22-24 (1977).

 

257.      Multiple photon excitation of polyatomic molecules from the many rotation states

            by intense pulse of IR radiation.

A.S. Akhmanov, V.Yu. Baranov, V.D. Pis’menny, V.N. Bagratashvili, Yu.R. Kolominsky,
V.S. Letokhov, and E.A. Ryabov.

            Optics Comm. 23, ¹3, 357-361 (1977).

 

265.      Isotopically selective dissociation of CCl4 molecules by NH3 laser radiation.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, N.P. Furzikov, V.S. Letokhov, A.P. Dyad'kin, A.Z. Grasyuk, and
            B.I. Vasil'yev.

            Appl. Phys. 15, ¹1, 27-30 (1978).

 

270.      Excitation of multilevel molecular systems by laser IR field. Frequency-dynamic effects.

            V.S. Letokhov, and A.A. Makarov.

            Appl. Phys. 16, 47-57 (1978).

 

272.      Characteristics of multiple photon dissociation of OsO4 molecule by two frequency

            tunable CO2 laser pulses.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, V.S. Letokhov, G.N. Makarov, A.A. Puretskii.

            Optics Comm. 25, ¹1, 69-74 (1978).

 

273.      Role of weak transitions in multiphoton excitation of molecules by IR laser

            radiation.

            I.N. Knyazev, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

            Optics Comm. 25, 337-342 (1978).

 

305.      IR absorption spectra kinetics of molecules excited vibrationally by a high-power

CO2-laser pulse.

V.N. Bagratashvili, V.S. Dolzhikov, V.S. Letokhov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 76, ¹1, 18-25 (1979) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 49,

8-12 (1979)].

 

313.      Multiphoton IR excitation and dissociation of CF3I molecules: experiment and model.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, V.S. Dolzhikov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov, E.A. Ryabov, and
            V.V. Tyakht.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 77, ¹6(12), 2238-2253 (1979) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.

            JETP 50, 1075-1083 (1979)].

 

325.      Coherent excitation of multilevel quantum system by laser light.

            C.D. Cantrell, V.S. Letokhov, and A.A. Makarov.

            In: Coherent Nonlinear Optics, ed. by M.S.Feld and V.S.Letokhov, Springer Series Topics in
            Current Physics (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1980), Vol. 21, pp. 165-269.

           

329.      Narrow resonances (Delta {nu}= 2x10-2 cm-1) of multiple- photon IR absorption in ethylene.

             I.N. Knyazev, N.P. Kuzmina, V.S. Letokhov, V.V. Lobko, and A.A. Sarkisyan.

            Appl. Phys. 22, 429-432 (1980).

 

351.      Observation of nonequilibrium vibrational distribution of IR multiphoton excitation

            of molecules by Raman spectroscopy.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, Yu.G. Vainer, V.S. Doljikov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov,

            L.P. Maliavkin, E.A. Ryabov, and E.G. Silkis.

            Optics Lett. 6, ¹2, 148-150 (1981).

 

354.      Inter- and intramolecular vibrational energy distribution in multiphoton IR laser excitation.

V.N. Bagratashvili, Yu.G. Vainer, V.S. Doljikov, S.F. Kol'yakov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov,
L.P. Maliavkin, E.A. Ryabov, E.G. Silkis and V.D. Titov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 80, 1008-1025 (1981) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys. JETP 53, 512 (1981)].

 

356.      Stochastization limit of vibrational energy in SF6 and CF3I molecules at IR multiple
            photon excitation.

            V.N. Bagratashvili,, V.S. Doljikov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov, L.P. Maliavkin,

E.A. Ryabov, E.G. Silkis, and Yu.G. Vainer.

Optics Comm. 38, ¹1, 31-34 (1981).

 

381.      Observation of electronic predissociation of a vibrationally overexcited polyatomic

            molecule.

            V.N. Bagratashvili,, V.I. Burimov, D.E. Deyev, Yu.A. Kudryavtsev, M.V. Kuz'min,
            V.S. Letokhov, and A.P. Sviridov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 35, ¹4, 155-157 (1982) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 35,

            189-192 (1982)].

 

405.      Observation of the processes of detachment of the proton and electron from the
            anthrancene molecule on its high IR multiphoton overexcitation.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, M.V. Kuzmin, V.S. Letokhov, and A.N. Shibanov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 37, 92-95 (1983) (in Russian).

           

467.      Theory of multiple-photon IR excitation of polyatomic molecules in the model of active and
passive modes of vibrational reservoir.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, M.V. Kuzmin, V.S. Letokhov, and A.A. Stuchebrukhov.

            Chem. Phys. 97, 13-29 (1985).

 

469.      Highly selective and efficient multiphoton dissociation of polyatomic

            molecules.

            A.V. Evseev, V.S. Letokhov, and A.A. Puretzky.

            Appl. Phys. B39, 93-103 (1985).

           

489.        Intramolecular and intermolecular redistribution of vibrational energy at MP IR

            excitation: CF2HCl molecule.

V.S. Doljikov, Yu.S. Doljikov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov, A.L. Malinovsky,

and E.A. Ryabov.

Chem. Phys. 102, 155-163 (1986).

 

490.      Raman probing of overtone and combinations bands to study vibrational energy

distribution produced by multi-photon excitation.

Yu.S. Doljikov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov, A.L. Malinovsky, and E.A. Ryabov.

Chem. Phys. Lett. 124, ¹4, 304-308 (1986).

 

495b.    Threshold energy dependence of the intramolecular vibrational relaxation rate of an

            polyatomic molecules.

            A.A. Stuchebrukhov, M.V. Kuz'min, V.N. Bagratashvili, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. 107, 429-443 (1986).

           

498.      Vibrational overexcitation high above dissociation limit and unimolecular decay of

            the large (CF3)3CI molecule in an IR laser field.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, S.I. Ionov, M.V. Kuz'min, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 91, ¹9, 766-778 (1986) (in Russian).

           

499.      Direct photoionization measurements of slow decay rates of vibrationally overexcitated
(CF3)3CI molecules in the ground electronic state in a beam.

            V.M. Apatin, V.N. Bagratashvili, S.I. Ionov, V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Lokhman,
            and G.N. Makarov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 127, ¹5, 438-444 (1986).

 

525.      IR photodissociation spectroscopy of vibrationally overexcited molecules.
            V.N. Bagratashvili, S.I. Ionov, V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Lokhman, G.N. Makarov,
            and A.A. Stucherukhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 93, ¹2, 1188-1197 (1987) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP 66(4),
           
670-675 (1987)].


543.      The homogeneous Lorentzian IR absorption spectrum of (CF3)3CI at twice the

            threshold vibrational energy.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, S.I. Ionov, A.A. Stuchebrukhov, V.S. Letokhov, V.N. Lokhman,

            and G.N. Makarov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 146, ¹6, 599-604 (1988).

 

544.      Evolution of the homogeneous IR spectrum of a highly vibrationally excited

molecule as a result of a change in its vibrational energy.

S.I. Ionov, A.A. Stuchebrukhov, V.N. Bagratashvili, V.N. Lokhman, G.N. Makarov

and V.S. Letokhov.

Appl. Phys. B47, 229-232 (1988).

 

556.      IR spectra of highly vibrationally excited large polyatomic molecules and

            intramolecular relaxation.

            A. Stuchebrukhov, S. Ionov, V.S. Letokhov.

            J. Phys. Chem. 93, 5357-5365 (1989).

           

565.      Laser time-resolved Raman spectroscopy of mode selectivity and vibrational

energy distribution for IR MP excited polyatomic molecules.

A.L. Malinovskii, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

Chem. Phys. 139, 229-238 (1989).

 

676.      Multiphoton IR Laser-Induced Unimolecular Decay of (CF3)3CBr Molecule.
            A. Demianenko, V. Letokhov, A. Makarov, E. Ryabov.

            Faraday Discuss. 102, 301-309 (1995).

 

733.      Statistical Inhomogeneous Broadening of Infrared and Raman Transitions in Highly
Vibrationally Excited XF6 Molecules.

A.A. Makarov, I.Yu. Petrova, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Journ. Phys. Chem. A102, 1438-1449 (1998).

 

739.      IR Multiple-Photon Dissociation of Br(CF2)4COI Molecules by Excitation via C=0

            (1794 cm-1) Stretching and Sceleton (961 cm-1) Vibrations.

A.V. Dem'yanenko, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

Chem. Phys. Lett. 286, 277-283 (1998).

 

745.      Transition Spectra in the Vibrational Quasicontinuum of Polyatomic Molecules.
 Raman Spectra of Highly Excited SF6 Molecules.

A.L. Malinovsky, I.Yu. Petrova, E.A. Ryabov, A.A. Makarov, V.S. Letokhov.

Journ. Phys. Chem. 102, 9353-9359 (1998).

 

757.     Transition Spectra in the Vibrational Quasicontinuum of Polyatomic Molecules.
IR Multiple-Photon Absorption in SF6. I. Experimental Studies.

V.N. Lokhman, A.N. Petin, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

J. Phys. Chem. 103, 11293-11298 (1999).

 

758.      Transition Spectra in the Vibrational Quasicontinuum of Polyatomic Molecules.
 IR Multiple-Photon Absorption in SF6. II. Theoretical Stimulations and Comparison with Experiment.

V.N. Lokhman, A.A. Makarov, I.Yu. Petrova, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

J. Phys. Chem. 103, 11299-11309 (1999).

 

770.      Transition Spectra in the Vibrational Quasicontinuum of Polyatomic Molecules: Raman Spectra
of Highly Excited UF6 Molecules.

            A.A. Kosterev, A.A. Makarov, A.L. Malinovsky, I.Yu. Petrova, E.A. Ryabov, V.S. Letokhov.

            J. Phys. Chem. A. 104, 10259-10264 (2000).

 

820.      Photodissociation of CF2HCl Molecules by Intense Femtosecond Laser Pulses
in Near Infrared
.

V.M. Apatin, V.O. Kompanets, V.B. Laptev, Yu.A. Matveets, E.A. Ryabov, S.V.Chekalin,
V.S. Letokhov.

Pis’ma ZhETF 80, ¹2, 104-106 (2004); [JETP Letters 80, 95-97 (2004)].

 

5.4. APPLICATION of MP IR DISSOCIATION for LIS and CHEMISTRY

 

248.      The application of high pulse repetition rate CO2 laser with high average power for
             isotope separation by molecular dissociation in a strong IR field.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, Yu.R. Kolominsky, V.S. Letokhov, E.A. Ryabov, V.Yu. Baranov,
            S.A. Kazakov, N.G. Nizjev, V.D. Pismenny, A.I. Starodubtsev, and E.P. Velikhov.

            Appl. Phys. 14, 217 220 (1977).

 

302.      Isotope separation by multiphoton dissociation of molecules with a high-power CO2-laser radiation.
            I. Ways of practical realization of the process.

            E.P. Velikhov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov, and E.A. Ryabov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 6, ¹2, 317-326 (1979) (in Russian);  [Sov. J. Quant. Electron 9, 179 (1979)].

 

303.      Isotope separation by multiphoton dissociation of molecules with a high-power

            CO2- laser radiation. III. Study of the process for sulfur isotopes and the SF6 molecule.

            V.Yu. Baranov, E.P. Velikhov, S.A. Kazakov, Yu.P. Kolomiiskii, V.S. Letokhov, V.D. Pismenny,
            E.A.Ryabov, and A.I. Starodubtsev.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 6, ¹4, 823 (1979) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quant. Electron 9, 486 (1979)].

 

312.      Isotope separation by multiphoton dissociation of polyatomic molecules with a

            high-power CO2-laser radiation: IV. Enrichment of the 33S isotope under laser

            action on the cooled SF6 gas.

            V.Yu. Baranov, E.P. Velikhov, Yu.P. Kolomiiskii, V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Niz'yev,

            V.D. Pis’menny, and E.A. Ryabov.

             Kvantovaya Elektronika 6, ¹5, 1062-1069 (1979) (in Russian).

 

391.      Isotope separation by the method of multiple-photon dissociation of molecules with a
            powerful CO2 laser. Scaling of the process for carbon isotopes.

G.I. Abdushelishvili, O.N. Avatkov, V.N. Bagratashvili, V.Yu. Baranov, A.B. Bakhtadze,
E.P. Velikhov, V.M. Vetsko, I.G. Gverdtsiteli, V.S. Dolzhikov, G.G. Yesadze, S.A. Kazakov,
Yu.R. Kolomiiskii, V.S. Letokhov, S.V. Pigul'skii, V.D. Pis'mennyi, E.A. Ryabov,
and G.I. Tkeshelashvili.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 9, ¹4, 743-758 (1982) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 12, 459-469
(1982)].

  

394.      Production of (CF3)3C radicals by the method of IR multiple- photon dissociation

(CF3)3CBr molecules.

V.N. Bagratashvili, V.I. Burimov, D.E. Deyev, V.S. Letokhov, G.I. Nazarenko, A.P.Sviridov,
            and V.S. Shaidurov.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 9, ¹2, 423-425 (1982) (in Russian) [Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 12,
            246-248 (1982)].

 

398.      Multiple photon IR dissociation of (CF3)3CBr and synthesis of (CF3)3CI in laser-radical
            chemical reactions.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, V.I. Burimov, M.V. Kuzmin, V.S. Letokhov, and A.P. Sviridov.

            Laser Chemistry 1, ¹3, 133-152 (1983).

 

436.      Chemical radical synthesis in gas mixture induced by IR laser multiphoton

            dissociation.

            V.N. Bagratashvili, M.V. Kuzmin, V.S. Letokhov.

            J. Phys. Chem. 88, 5780-5786 (1984).

 

443.     Carbon isotopes laser separation by multiple-photon dissociation.

            O.N. Avatkov, A.B. Bakhtadze, V.Yu. Baranov, V.S. Dolzhikov, I.G. Gverdtsiteli, S.A.Kazakov,
V.S. Letokhov, V.D. Pis'mennyi, E.A. Ryabov, and V.M. Vetsko.

Appl. Optics 23, ¹1, 26-29 (1984).

 

772.           Production of carbon isotopes by laser separation.

V.Yu. Baranov, A.P. Dyadkin, D.D. Malyuta, V.A. Kuzmenko, S.V. Pigulsky, V.S. Mezhevov,
V.S. Letokhov, V.B. Laptev, E.A. Ryabov, I.V. Yarovoi, V.B. Zarin, A.S. Podoryashy.

In: “Progress in Researach and Development of High-Power CO2 Lasers”, ed. by V. Panchenko
and V.Golubev. Proceed. of SPIE, Vol. 4165, 314-323 (2000).

 

813.      Laser Infrared Multiphoton Noncoherent Control of Intermolecular (Isotope) Selectivity
of Polyatomic Molecules.

V.S. Letokhov, E.A. Ryabov.

Israel Journ. of Chemistry 44, 1-7 (2004).

 

5.5. MULTIPHOTON PICOSECOND PHOTOCHEMISTRY and PHOTOBIOLOGY

 

306.      Multiquantum photoreactions of nucleic acid components in aqueous solution by

powerful ultrashort picosecond radiation.

P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, D.N. Nikogosyan, A.V. Borodavkin, E.I. Budowsky,

and N.A.Simukova.

Chem. Phys. Lett. 61, ¹2, 375-379 (1979).

 

322.      Effect of ultrashort laser pulses on the lambda bacteriophage.

            A.A. Belogurov, G.B. Zavil'gel'skii, D.A. Angelov, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov,

            D.N. Nikogosyan.

            Studia Biophysica 80, ¹1, 45-51 (1980).

 

332.      Selective action on nucleic acids components by picosecond light pulses.

            D.A. Angelov, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, D.N. Nikogosyan, and A.A. Orayevskii.

            Appl. Phys. 21, 391-395 (1980).

 

341.      High-power UV ultrashort laser pulse action on DNA and its components.

            D.A. Angelov, G.G. Gurzadyan, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, D.N. Nikogosyan, and
            A.A.Orayevskii.

            In: Picosecond Phenomena II, ed. by R.M. Hochstrasser, W. Kaiser, and C.V. Shank,
           
Springer Series in Chemical Physics (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1980),
            Vol. 14, pp. 336-339.

 

348.      Efficiency of two-step photodissociation of DNA bases with a high-power laser radiation.

            D.A. Angelov, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, D.N. Nikogosyan, and A.A. Orayevskii.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 8, ¹3, 595-599 (1981) (in Russian).

 

352.      Mechanism of high-power laser UV inactivation of viruses and bacterial plasmids.

G.G. Gurzadyan, D.N. Nikogosyan, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov,

T.S. Balmukhanov, A.A. Belogurov, and G.B. Zavigelskii.

Photochem. and Photobiol. 33, 835-838 (1981).

 

358.      High quantum yield of photochemical reactions of protoporphyrin-IX induced
             by powerful ultrashort laser pulses.

            T.I. Karu, P.G. Kryukov, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets, and V.A. Semchishen.
            Appl. Phys. 24, 245-247 (1981).

 

364.      UV picosecond laser induced formation of amino acids from aqueous solutions
of ammonic salts of dicarboxylic acids.

            V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets, V.A. Semchishen, and E.V. Khoroshilova.

            Appl. Phys. 12B, 243-245 (1981).

 

388.      Multiple photon processes in molecules induced by picosecond UV pulses.

            V.S. Antonov, E.V. Khoroshilova, N.P. Kuz'mina, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets,
            A.N. Shibanov and S.E. Yegorov.

            In: Picosecond Phenomena III, ed. by R.M. Hochstrasser, and W. Kaiser, Springer
           
Series in Chemical Physics (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1380),
            Vol. 23, pp. 310-314.

 

404a.    Nonlinear laser UV photochemistry of maleic acids in aqueous solution.

E.V. Khoroshilova, N.P. Kuzmina, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets.

Appl. Phys. B31, 145-151 (1983).

 

404b.    Nonlinear photochemical synthesis of biomolecules by powerful UV picosecond pulses.

            E.V. Khoroshilova, N.P. Kuzmina, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets.

            In: Photochemistry and Photobiology, ed. by A.H.Zewail (Harwood Acad. Publ., 1983),
           Vol.2, pp. 1267-1275.

 

470.      Sensitized decomposition of a liquid solvent upon two-step laser excitation of the

            dissolved molecules.

            D.N. Nikogosyan, A.A. Orayevskii, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Doklady AN SSSR (Proceed. USSR, Acad. Sci.) 283, ¹6, 1425-1427 (1985)
            (in Russian).

           

472.      Two-step picosecond UV excitation of polynucleotides and energy transfer.
            D.N. Nikogosyan, A.A. Orayevskii, and V.S. Letokhov, Z.Kh. Arbieva, and E.N.Dobrov.

            Chem. Phys. 97, 31-41 (1985).


487.        Two-quantum picosecond UV photolysis of nucleic acid components in aqueous

            solution in comparison with gamma-radiolysis.

            A.A. Oraevsky, D.N. Nikogosyan, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Lasers in Life Sciences 1, ¹1, 49-60 (1986).

           

642.      Possible Benefits of Two-Quantum Excitation in ALA-PDT?

            T. Karu, V.S. Letokhov

            J. Photochem. B: Biol., 23, 261- 262 (1994).

 

690.      Multiple Photon Laser Chemistry: from Nanoseconds to Femtoseconds.

V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Femtochemistry”, ed. by M. Chergui (World Scientific, Singapore, 1996) pp. 25-34.

 

717.      Concluding Remark on XXth Solvay Conference on Chemistry.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Chemical Reactions and their Control on the Femtosecond Time Scale” ed. by

            P. Gaspard and I. Burghardt. Proced. of XXth Solvay Conference on Chemistry,

            Adv. in Chem. Phys., Vol. 101 (Wiley, 1997), 185-192.

 

730.      Multiphoton Nanosecond-to-Femtosecond Laser Chemistry.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Femtochemistry and Femtobiology: Ultrafast Reaction Dynamics at Atomic-Scale
            Resolution
”, ed. by V. Sundström. Proceed. of Nobel Symposium, Sept. 9-12, 1996,
            Bjorkborn (Imperial College Press, 1997), 597-628.

 

731.      Ultrafast Processes: from the Past to the Future.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Femtochemistry and Femtobiology: Ultrafast Reaction Dynamics at Atomic-Scale
           Resolution
”, ed. by V.S undström. Proceed. of Nobel Symposium, Sept. 9-12, 1996,
           Bjorkborn (Imperial College Press, 1997), 755-763.

 

5.6. REVIEWS and MONOGRAPHS

 

123.      Use of lasers to control selective chemicall reactions.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Science 180, ¹4085, 451-458 (1973).

 

232.      Selective photoionization of atoms by laser radiation and its application.

            V.S. Letokhov, V.I. Mishin, and A.A. Puretskii.

            Progr. of Quant. Electronics, ed. by J.H. Sanders and S. Stenholm (Pergamon Press,
            Oxford, New York, 1977), Vol. 5, pp. 139-204.

 

247.      Laser separation of isotopes.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Annual Review of Physical Chemistry 28, 133-159 (1977).

 

243.      Multiple infrared photon laser photochemistry.

            R.V. Ambartsumian, and V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Chemical and Biochemical Applications fo Lasers, ed. by C.B. Moore, Vol. III,

            Chap. 2, pp. 166-316 (1977).

 

263.      Selective action of laser radiation on matter.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 124, ¹2, 57-96 (1978); [Sov. Phys. Uspekhi, 21(5), 405-428 (1978)].

 

267.      Laser selective photophysics and photochemistry.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Progress in Optics, ed. by E.Wolf (North-Holland, 1978), Vol. XVI, pp. 1-69.

 

310.      Laser isotope separation.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Nature 277, ¹5698, 605-610 (1979).

 

353.      Polyatomic molecules in a strong IR field.

V.S. Letokhov, and A.A. Makarov.

Uspekhi Fiz. Nauk 134, ¹1, 45-91 (1981) (in Russian). [Sov. Phys. Usp. 24(5),

366 (1981)].

 

397a.    Nonlinear Laser Chemistry. Multiple- Photon Excitation.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Springer Series in Chemical Physics (Springer- Verlag, Berlin- Heidelberg- New

            York, 1983), Vol. 22, 417 pp.

 

400.      Pulsed CO2 Laser and Their Application to Isotope Separation.

            E.P. Velikhov, V.Yu. Baranov, V.S. Letokhov, A.N. Starostin, and E.A. Ryabov.

            (Nauka, Moscow, 1983), 304 pp. (in Russian).

           

412.      Laser-induced chemistry.

V.S. Letokhov.

            Nature 305, ¹8, Sept., 103-108 (1983).

 

439.      Nonlinear laser photophysics, photochemistry and photobiology of nucleic acids.

D.N. Nikogosyan, and V.S. Letokhov.

Rev. Nuovo Cimento 6, Ser. 3, ¹8, 1-89 (1984).

 

466b.    Multiple photon infrared laser photophysics and photochemistry.

V.N. Bagratashvili, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Makarov, and E.A. Ryabov.

(Harwood Acad. Publ., Chur, 1986), 512 pp.

 

558.      Introduction to the physics of multiple- photon excitation of vibrations in

            polyatomic molecules.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Laser Spectroscopy of Highly Vibrationally Excited Molecules, ed. by

            V.S. Letokhov (Adam Hilger, Bristol and Boston, 1989), pp. 1-54.

 

664.      Multiphoton Photochemistry and Photobiochemistry with Ultrashort Laser Pulses.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Ultrafast Processes in Chemistry and Photobiology, ed. by M.E1-Sayed,

             I. Tanaka, Y. Molin (Blackwell Science, Oxford, 1995), 195-214.

  

690.      Multiple Photon Laser Chemistry: from Nanoseconds to Femtoseconds.

V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Femtochemistry”, ed. by M. Chergui (World Scientific, Singapore, 1996),

            pp. 25-34.

 

730.      Multiphoton Nanosecond-to-Femtosecond Laser Chemistry.

            V.S.Letokhov.

            In: “Femtochemistry and Femtobiology: Ultrafast Reaction Dynamics at Atomic-Scale
            Resolution
”, ed. by V. Sundström. Proceed. of Nobel Symposium, Sept. 9-12, 1996,
            Bjorkborn (Imperial College Press, 1997), 597-628.

 

731.      Ultrafast Processes: from the Past to the Future.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Femtochemistry and Femtobiology: Ultrafast Reaction Dynamics at Atomic-Scale
            Resolution
”, ed. by V.Sundström. Proceed. of Nobel Symposium, Sept. 9-12, 1996,
            Bjorkborn (Imperial College Press, 1997), 755-763.

 

764.      Principles of Laser Isotope Separation.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Isotopes”, ed. by V.Yu.Baranov (IzdAt, Moscow, 2000), 291-307.

 

765.      Multiphoton Isotopically-Selective IR Dissociation of Molecules.

            V.S. Letokhov and E.A. Ryabov.

            In: “Isotopes”, ed. by V.Yu.Baranov (IzdAt, Moscow, 2000), 329-342.

 


6. LASER BIOMEDICINE

6.1. SPECTRAL DIAGNOSTICS


521.      Laser spectral analysis of human atherosclerotic vessels.

            A.A. Orayevskii, V.S. Letokhov, V.G. Omelyanenkh, A.E. Ragimov, A.A. Belayev,

            and R.S. Akchurin.

In: Laser Spectroscopy VIII, ed. by S. Svanberg and W. Persson, Springer Series in Optical
Sciences (Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1987), Vol. 55, 370-371 pp.

 

539.      Spectral properties of human atherosclerotic blood vessel walls.

A.A. Orayevskii, V.S. Letokhov, A.E. Ragimov, V.G. Omelyanenkh, A.A. Belayev,

B.V. Shekhonin, and R.S. Akchurin.

Lasers in the Life Sciences 2(4), 257-270 (1988).

 

551.      Fundamentals of laser angioplasty: photoablation and spectral diagnostics.

            N.P. Furzikov, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Oraevskii.

            In: Laser Sciences and Technologies, ed. by A.N. Chester, V.S. Letokhov,
            S.Martellucci (Plenum Press, New York, 1988), pp. 243-258.

 

581.      Spectral diagnostics of atherosclerotic plaques in human blood vessels.

A.A. Orayevskii, V.S. Letokhov, S.E. Ragimov, V.G. Omel'yanenko, A.A. Beleyev.

Izv. AN SSSR (Bulletin of USSR Acad. Sci.), 54(10), 1900-1903 (1990) (in Russian).

 

724.      Spectral Diagnostics of Tumor Tissue by Fiber Optic Spectroscopy.

            N.I. Afanasyeva, V.G. Artushenko, S.F. Koliakov, D.Yu. Pakhomov, V.V. Sokolov,
            G.A. Frank, V.S. Letokhov.

            Proceed. of Russ. Acad. Sci. (Russian) 356, ¹1, 118-121 (1997).

 

740.      Fiberoptic Evanescent mid-IR Fourier Transform Spectroscopy of Cancer Tissue.

N. Afanasieva, V. Artjushenko, S. Kolyakov, A. Lerman, D. Pakhomov, V. Sokolov, V. Letokhov.

Lasers in the Life Sciences 8, ¹2, 65-79 (1998).

 

6.2. LOW-INTENSITY EFFECTS of LASER RADIATION etc.

 

365.      Control of RNA synthesis rate in tumor cell HeLa by action of copper laser.

            T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Lettere Nuovo Cimento 32, ¹2, 55-59 (1981).

 

367.      Effect of ultrashort UV laser pulses on HeLa tumor cells.

T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets, V.A. Semchishen,
            and N.G.Serebryakov.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 8, ¹12, 2540-2545 (1981) (in Russian).

 

383.      Biologic action of low-intensity visible light on Hela cells as a function of radiation
            coherence and wavelength and irradiation dose and conditions.

            T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 9, ¹9, 1761-1767 (1982) (in Russian);
            [Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 12, 1134-1138 (1982)].

 

390.      Biostimulation fo Hela cells by low-intensity visible light.

            T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

            Il Nuovo Cimento 1D, ¹6, 828-840 (1982).

 

393.      Reaction of proliferation and resting tumor cells to the radiation of a low-intensity

            high-repetition-rate UV laser.

            T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

            Doklady AN SSSR (Proceed. USSR, Acad. Sci) (1982) ¹6, 1468-1501 (in Russian).

 

396a.    Different responses of proliferating and resting tumor cells HeLa to high rate

            repetition low intensity laser light at lambda = 271 nm.

            T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

            Laser Chemistry 1, ¹3, 153-161 (1983).

 

407.      Stimulation of E. coli growth by laser and incoherent red light.

            T.I. Karu, O.A. Tiphlova, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

            Nuovo Cimento 2D, ¹4, 1138-1144 (1983).

           

411.      The biologic action of a low-intensity visible light on HeLa cells as a function of the radiation
coherence and wavelength and irradiation dose and conditions. II.

            T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 10, ¹9, 1771-1776 (1983) (in Russian);
[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 13, 1169-1172 (1983)].

 

426.      Effect of the He-Ne laser radiation on the reproduction rate and protein synthesis of the yeast.

            G.E. Fedoseyeva, T.I. Karu, V.S. Letokhov, V.V. Lobko, N.A. Pomoshnokova,
            T.S. Lyapunoma, and M.N. Meissel.

            Laser Chemistry 5, ¹1, 27-33 (1984).

 

431.      Biostimulation of HeLa cells by low-intensity visible light: II. Stimulation of DNA

and RNA synthesis in a wide spectral range.

T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

Nuovo Cimento D. 3D, ¹2, 309-318 (1984).

 

432.      Biostimulation of HeLa cells by low- intensity visible light: III. Stimulation of

nucleic acids synthesis in plateau- phase cells.

T.I. Karu, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

Nuovo Cimento D. 3D, ¹2, 319-325 (1984).

 

437.      Biostimulating action of low- intensity monochromatic visible light: is it possible?

T.I. Karu, O.A. Tiflova, G.E. Fedoseyeva, G.S. Kalendo, V.S. Letokhov, V.V. Lobko,
T.S. Lyapunoma, N.A. Pomoshnokova, and M.N. Meissel.

Laser Chemistry 5, ¹1 , 19-25 (1984).

 

460.      Biostimulation of HeLa cells by a low-intensity visible light: IV dichromatic

irradiation.

T.I. Karu, V.S. Letokhov, and V.V. Lobko.

Nuovo Cimento 3D5, Ser. 3, ¹6, 483-496 (1985).

 

594.      Effects of transient local heating of spatially and spectrally heterogeneous

            biotissue by short laser pulses.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Nuovo Cimento 13D, ¹7, 939-948 (1991).

 

595.      Comparison of the effects of visible femtosecond laser pulses and continuous

            wave laser radiation of low average intensity on the clonogenicity of

            Escherichia coli.

            T.I. Karu, O.A.  Tiphlova, Yu.A. Matveets, A.P. Yartsev, V.S.L etokhov.

            J. Photochem. Photobiol. B: Biol. 10, 339-344 (1991).

           

609.      He-Ne laser irradiation of single identified neurons.

            P. Balaban, R. Esenaliev, T. Karu, E. Kutomkina, V. Letokhov, A. Oraevsky,

            N. Ovcharenko.

            Lasers in Surgery and Medicine 12, 329-337 (1992).

 

650.      Two Different Mechanisms of Low-intensity Laser Photobiological Effects on

            Escherichia Coli.

            T. Karu, O. Tiphlova, R. Esenaliev, V. Letokhov.

            J. Photochem. Photobiol. B: 24, 155-161 (1994).

 

692a.    He-Ne Laser Radiation Influences Single-Channel Ionic Currents through Cell Membranes: a Patch-Clamp Study.

T. Karu, A. Kurchikov, V. Letokhov, V. Mokh.

Lasers in the Life Sciences, 7(1), 35-48 (1996).

 

700b.    Different Sensitivity of Cells from Tumor-Bearing Organisms to Continious-Wave and
Pulsed Laser Radiation (lambda
= 632.8 nm) Evaluated by Chemilumenescence Test:

            III Effect of Dark Period between Pulses.

            T.I. Karu, T.P. Ryabykh, V.S .Letokhov.

            Lasers in the Life Sciences 7(13), 141-146 (1997).

 

804.      On the Physics of Ultraweak Bioluminescence and Intercelluar Photon Signaling.

A.L. Dobryakov and V.S. Letokhov.

Proceedings of International Workshop “Energy and information transfer in biological systems”,
ed. by F. Musumeci et al. (18-22 Sept., 2002, Catania, Italy); World Scientific, Singapore,
pp. 205-216 (2003).


 849.      Elementary processes in cells by light absorption do not depend on the polarization degree:
              implication for the mechanisms of laser phototherapy.
             T. Karu, L. Pyatibrat, S. Moskvin, S. Andreyev, V. Letokhov.
             Photomedicine and Laser Surgery 26, 77-82 (2008).

6.3. LASER ABLATION of BIOTISSUE

 

463.      Study of photoablation of atherosclerotic plaques by laser radiation.

G.A. Abil'siitov, A.A. Belyayev, M.A. Bragin, E.P. Velikhov, V.S. Zhdanov, T.I. Karu,
            V.S. Letokhov, S.E. Ragimov, M.Ya. Ruda, A.V. Trubetskoi, N.P. Furzikov, and E.I. Chazov.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 12, ¹10, 1991-1993 (1985) (in Russian); [Sov. J. Quantum

Electron. 15, 1314-1316 (1985)].

 

524.      Relative efficiency and products of atherosclerotic plaque destruction by pulsed laser radiation.

            N.P. Furzikov, T.I. Karu, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Belyaev, and S.E. Ragimov.

            Lasers in Life Sciences 1(4), 265-274 (1987).

            

566.      Laser ablation of atherosclerotic blood vessel tissue under various irradiation

conditions.

R.O. Esenaliev, A.A. Oraevsky, V.S. Letokhov.

IEEE J. of Biomedicine Engineering 36, 1188-1194 (1989).

 

599.      Pulsed laser ablation of biological tissue: review of the mechanisms.

A.A. Oraevskii, R.O. Esenaliev, V.S. Letokhov.

In: Laser Ablation. Mechanisms and Applications, ed. by J.C. Miller and

R.F. Haglund (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1991), 112-122.

 

605.      Temporal characteristics and mechanism of atherosclerotic tissue ablation by

            nanosecond and picosecond laser pulses.

            A.A. Oraevskii, R.O. Esenaliev, V.S. Letokhov.

            Lasers in the Life Sciences 5, 75-93 (1992).

 

620.      Pulsed laser ablation of atherosclerotic plaque in blood vessels.

            A.A. Oraevsky, V.S. Letokhov.

            In: The Practice of Interventional Cardiology, ed. by J.H.K. Vogel and S.B. King III
            (Mosby, St. Louis, 1993), 203-214.

 

628.      Studies of acoustical and shock waves in the pulsed laser ablation of biotissue.
            R.O. Esenaliev, A.A. Oraevsky, V.S. Letokhov, A.A. Karabutov, A.V. Malinovsky.

            Lasers in Surgery and Medicine 13, 470-484 (1993).

 

630.      Laser Ablation of Absorbing Liquids: Acoustical Microfragmentation Mechanism.
            V.V. Golovlev and V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. B57, 417-423 (1993).

 

631.      Ablation of an Optically Homogeneous Absorbing Medium by Scattered Pulsed

Laser Radiation.

V.V. Golovlev, R.O. Esenaliev, and V.S. Letokhov.

Appl. Phys. B57, 451-457 (1993).

 

646.      Laser Ablation of Aqueous Solutions with Spatially Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Absorption.

R.O. Esenaliev, A.A. Karabutov, N.B. Podymova, V.S. Letokhov.

Appl.Phys. B59, 73-81 (1994).

 

6.4. REVIEWS etc.

 

476.      Laser biology and medicine.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Nature 316, July 25, 325-330 (1985).

 

554.      Recent results in laser biomedicine and some prospects of the future.
            V.S. Letokhov.

            Ber. Bunsenges. Phys. Chem. 93, 233-238 (1989).

 

567.      Laser light interaction with biomolecules, cells and tissue.

V.S. Letokhov.

In: Dosimetry of Laser Radiation in Medicine and Biology, ed. by G.J. Muller
            and D.H. Sliney (SPIE Proc., Vol. 155, 1989), pp. 2-4.


691.      Some Future Trends of Laser Biomedicine.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: “Biomedical Optical Instrumentation and Laser-Assisted Biotechnology”, Eds.

            A.M. Verga Scheggi, S. Martellucci, A.N. Chester, R. Pratesi (Kluwer Acad. Publ.,

            Dordrecht, 1996), 3-20.

 

800.      Laser Light in Biomedicine and Life Sciences: Present to the Future.

V.S. Letokhov.

Biomedical Photonics Handbook, ed. by Tuan Vo-Dinh, CRC Press, Boca Raton, pp. 5.1-5.15 (2003).

 


7. NANOOPTICS

 

7.1. LASER SPECTROSCOPY with SUBWAVELENGTH SPATIAL RESOLUTION

 

166.      The use of laser radiation in autoelectron and autoion microscopy for the observation

            of biomolecules.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 2, ¹5, 930-937 (1975) (in Russian); [Sov.J.Quant.Electr. 5,

            506 (1975)].

 

168.      Possible laser modification of field ion microscopy.
            V.S.Letokhov.

            Phys. Lett. 51A, ¹4, 231-232 (1975).

 

361a.    Laser visualization of molecules and spatial localization of molecular bonds.

V.S. Letokhov.

Comm. Atom. and Molec. Phys. 11, ¹1, 1-12 (1981).

 

428.      Laser photoion projector.

            S.V. Chekalin, V.S. Letokhov, V.S. Likhachev, and V.G. Movshev.

            Appl. Phys. B33, 57-61 (1984).

 

572.      Prospects of laser spectroscopy of biomolecules with nanometer spatial resolution.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Laser Spectroscopy IX ed. by M. Feld, J. Thomas, A. Mooradian (Proc. of the Ninth Int.
            Laser Spectroscopy Conf., Bretton Woods, N. H., June 18-23, 1989) (Academic Press, Boston,
            1989), pp. 494-499.

           

611.      Laser photoelectron microscopy for imaging impurity ions, color centers, and

small-size irregularities in dielectric media.

V.S. Letokhov, S.K. Sekatskii.

Appl. Phys. B55, 177-179 (1992).

 

643.      Laser Resonance External Photoelectric Effect in Color Centers of LiF Crystals.

            S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov, T.T. Basiev, V.V. Ter-Mikirtychev.

            Appl. Phys. A58, 467-470 (1994).

 

655.      Study of Surface of LiF:F Crystal with Subwavelength Spatial Resolution.

           V.N. Konopsky, S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh.Eksp. Teor.Fiz. 60, 691-693 (1994) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 60, 709-712
            (1994)].

 

681.      Scanning Optical Microscopy with Nanometer Spatial Resolution Based on

Resonance Excitation of Fluorescence from One-Atom Excited Center.

S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

Pis'ma Zh. ETF 63, ¹5, 311-315 (1996), [JETP Lett. 63, 319-323 (1996)].

 

682.      Laser Resonance Photoelectron Spectromicroscopy with a Subwavelength Spatial

Resolution.

V.S. Letokhov.

In: Quantum Optics of Confined Systems, ed. by M. Ducloy and D. Bloch (Kluwer

Academic Publ., Dordrecht, 1996), pp. 327-340.

 

685a.    Laser Photoionization Spectroscopy with Subwavelength Spatial Resolution:

            First Observation of Single Color Centers on the Surface.

            V.N. Konopsky, S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Laser Spectroscopy XII Intern. Conf. (June 11-16, 1995, Capri, Italy) ed. by
            M. Inguscio, M. Allegrini, A. Sasso (World Scientific, Singapore, 1996), pp. 433-439.

 

689.      Laser Photoelectron Projection Microscopy with Subwavelength Spatial Resolution.

            V.N. Konopsky, S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

            Applied Surface Science 94/95, 148-155 (1996).

 

694a.    Laser Resonance Photoelectron Microscopy with a Subwavelength-High Spatial Resolution:
the First Observation of Single Color-Centers on Surface.

            V.N. Konopsky, S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

            Optics Comm. 132, 251-256 (1996).

 

697.      Single Fluorescence Centers on the Tips of Crystal Needles: First Observation and
            Prospects for Application in Scanning One-atom Fluorescence Microscopy.

            S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

            Appl. Phys. B63, 523-530 (1996).

 

702.      Field-and Photoassisted Field Emission Studies of Calcium Fluoride Coated Silicon
            Tips.

            V.N. Konopsky, V.S. Letokhov, S.K. Sekatskii.

Journ. de Physique IV 6, c5-129-c5-134 (1996).

 

711.      Observation of a Single Laser-Excited Center at the Point of a Crystaline Needle.

            S.K.Sekatskii, V.S.Letokhov.

            Pis’ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 65, ¹6, 441-444 (1997) [JETP Lett. 65, 465-469 (1997)].

 

728.      Laser-Excited One-Atom Source of Electrons.

            V.S. Letokhov, S.K. Sekatskii.

            Journ. of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials 6, ¹4, 411-420 (1997).

 

732.      Near Field Diffraction Grating for Atoms.

V.I. Balykin, D.A. Lapshin, M.V. Subbotin, V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 145, 322-328 (1998).

 

734.      Contact Scanning Optical Near-Field Microscopy.

D.A. Lapshin, V.N. Reshetov, S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

Pis'ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 67, ¹4, 245-250 (1998) (in Russian); [JETP Lett. 67,

263-268 (1998)].

 

735.      On the Possibility of Ultra-High Density WROM Based on the Using of Laser and
Corpuscular Beams.

V.S. Letokhov, S.K. Sekatskii.

Optics Comm. 147, ¹1-3, 19-25 (1998).

 

737.      Imaging of the Near-Field over the Reflection Phase Grating by the Apertureless Photon Scanning
Tunneling Microscope.

D.A. Lapshin, V.I. Balykin, V.S .Letokhov.

Journ. of Modern Optics 45, 747-758 (1998).

 

741.      Photoselective Laser Photoion Microscopy with 5 nm Resolution.

            S.K. Sekatskii, D.V. Serebryakov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis’ma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 67, ¹7, 450-454 (1998); [JETP Lett. 67, ¹7, 470-475 (1998)].

 

742.      Femtosecond Two-Photon Laser Photoelectron Microscopy.

S.K. Sekatskii, S.V. Chekalin, A.L. Ivanov, Yu.A. Matveets, A.G. Stepanov, V.S. Letokhov.

Journ. Phys. Chem. A102, 4148-4153 (1998).

 

746.      Direct observation of light-absorbing nanocrystals in glass matrices by the projection laser
photoion microscopy technique.

S.K. Sekatskii, D.V. Serebryakov, V.S. Letokhov.

Rev. Sci. Instr. 69, ¹11, 3885-3888 (1998).

 

750.      Contact Mode Near-Field Microscopy.

            D.A. Lapshin, V.N. Reshetov, S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

            Ultramicroscopy 76, 13-20 (1999).

 

753.      Investigation of Nanolocal Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer for

Scanning Probe Microscopy.

G.I. Shubeita, S.K. Sekatskii, M. Chergui, G. Dietler and V.S. Letokhov.

Appl. Phys. Lett. 74, ¹23, 3453-3455 (1999).

756.      Projection Photoelectron Microscopy with Subwavelength Spatial

Resolution with Femtosecond Lasers.

S.K. Sekatskii, S.V. Chekalin, A.L. Ivanov, V.O. Kompanetz, Yu.A. Matveetz,
A.G. Stepanov, V.S. Letokhov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 115, 1680-1688 (1999).

761.     Quantitative Measurements of the Local Coefficient of Two-Photon Photoelectric

Effect by the Femtosecond Laser Photoelectron Microscopy.

S.K. Sekatskii, S.V. Chekalin, A.L. Ivanov, V.O. Kompanetz, Yu.A. Matveets,
A.G. Stepanov, and V.S. Letokhov.

J. Nonlinear Optics 23, 157-170 (2000).

 

762.      Shear Force Distance Control in Near-Field Optical Microscopy: Experimental

Evidence of the Frictional Probe-Sample Interaction.

            D.A. Lapshin, E.E. Kobylkin, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Ultramicroscopy 83, 17-23 (2000).

 

766.      Towards the Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET) Scanning Near-FIeld Optical Microscopy:
 Investigation of Nanolocal FRET Processes and FRET Probe Microscope.

            S.K. Sekatskii, G.T. Shubeita, M. Chergui, G. Dietler, B.N. Mironov, D.A. Lapshin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 117, 885-894 (2000).

 

774.      Analysis of Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy Fiber Probes by Field Emission Microscopy.

            S.K. Sekatskii, B.N. Mironov, D.A. Lapshin, G. Dietler, V.S. Letokhov.

            Ultramicroscopy 89 (1-3), 83-87 (2001).

 

 786.      Electromagnetic Trapping of Cold Atoms: an Overview.

             V.S. Letokhov.

Trapped Particles and Fundamental Physics”, S.N. Atutov, R. Calabrese and L. Moi (eds.),
  Kluwer Acad. Publ., 11-40 (2002).

 

788.      Tuning-Fork Based Fast Highly-Sensitive Surface-Contact Sensor for AFM/SNOM.

            D.V. Serebryakov, A.P. Cherkun, B.A. Loginov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Rev. Sci. Instr. 73, 1795-1802 (2002).

 

789.      Local Fluorescent Probes for the Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer Scanning

Near-Field Optical Microscopy.

G.T. Shubeita, S.K. Sekatskii, G. Dietler, V.S. Letokhov.

Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 2625-2627 (2002).

 

791.      A Model of an Apertureless Near-Field Scanning Microscope with a Prolate Nanospheroid
as a Tip and Excited Molecule as an Object.

V.V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V.S. Letokhov.

Chem. Phys. Lett. 358, 192-198 (2002).

 

795.      Visualization of the Wave Function of Quantum Particle in the Momentum Space
 by the Field-Emission Microscopy Techniques.

S.K. Sekatskii, V.S. Letokhov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 122, ¹2, 245-257 (2002); [J. Exp. Teor. Fiz. 95(2), 210-220 (2002].

 

806.      Nonperturbating Observation of Optical Near Field by Means of Two-Photon Ionization
 by Ultrashort Laser Pulses.

S.K. Sekatskii, B.N. Mironov, V.O. Kompanets, Yu.A. Matveets, S.V. Chekalin, G. Dietler,
V.S. Letokhov.

Appl. Phys. Lett. 83(24), 4900-4902 (2003).

 

818.           Shear Force Distance Control in a Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscope: in Resonance
Excitation of the Fiber Probe versus out of Resonance Excitation.

D.A. Lapshin, V.S. Letokhov, G.T. Shubeita, S.K. Sekatskii and G. Dietler.

            Ultramicroscopy 99, Issue 4, 227-233 (2004).

 

821.      Recording of near field in laser photoelectron microscope by means of two-photon ionization by femtosecond laser pulses.

S.V. Chekalin, V.O. Kompanets, V.S. Letokhov, Yu.A. Matveets, B.N. Mironov and S.K .Sekatskii.

Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 5402, 17-24 (2004).

 

822.           Photoelectron Femtosecond Laser Projection Microscopy of Organic Nanocomplexes.

S.A. Aseyev, B.N. Mironov, S.V. Chekalin, V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis’ma v ZhETF 80, ¹8, 645-649 (2004); [JETP Letters 80(8), 568-571 (2004)].

 

830.      Laser femtosecond photoelectron microscopy of capillar nanotips with ultrahigh spatial resolution.

B.N. Mironov, S.A. Aseyev, S.V. Chekalin, V.S. Letokhov.

Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics 128(4), 732-739 (2005);
[JETP 101(4), 628-634 (2005)].

 

836.      Double-Resonance Probe for Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy.

A.P. Cherkun, D.V. Serebryakov, S.K. Sekatskii, I.V. Morozov, and V.S. Letokhov.

            Rev. Sci. Instr. 77, 033703-         (2006).

 

7.2. OPTICS in NANOSCALE

 

634.      A Simple Theory of the Near Field in Diffraction by a Round Aperture.

V.V. Klimov, and V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 106, 151-154 (1994).

 

673.      Laser Maxwell's Demon.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Contemporary Physics 36, ¹4, 235-243 (1995).

 

680.      Increase of Spontaneous Quadrupole Transition Rate in the Vicinity of a Dielectric

Microsphere.

V.V. Klimov and V.S. Letokhov.

Optics Comm. 122, 155-162 (1996).

 

683.      Spontaneous Emission Rate and Level Shift of an Atom inside a Dielectric

Microsphere.

V.V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V.S. Letokhov.

Journ. Modern Optics 43, ¹3, 549-563 (1996).

 

695.      Radiative Frequency Shift and Linewidth of an Atom Dipole in Vicinity of a Dielectric
Microsphere.

            V.V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V.S. Letokhov.

            Journ. of Modern Optics 43, 2251-2267 (1996).

 

696.      Quadrupole Radiation of an Atom in the Vicinity of Dielectric Microsphere.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. A54, ¹3, 4408-4423 (1996).

 

712.      Vacuum Rabi Splitting of an Atom Dipole near a Dielectric Microsphere.

V.V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V.S. Letokhov.

Journ. Modern Optics 44, ¹6, 1081-1092 (1997).

 

719.      Vacuum Rabi Splitting of Energy Levels in a Strongly Coupled System of Two-level
            Atom and Dielectric Microsphere.

            V.V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. A56, ¹3, 2308-2315 (1997).

 

738.      Resonance Energy Exchange at Nanoscale Curved Interface.

V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

Chem. Phys. Lett. 285, 313-320 (1998).

 

743.      Resonance Fluorescence of System “Atom + Dielectric Microsphere”, excited

by Single Photon.

V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

Pis’ma ZhETF 66, 115-120 (1998); [JETP Lett. 68, 124-130 (1998)].

 

744.      Resonance Interaction between Two Atomic Dipoles Separated by the Surface of a Dielectric Nanosphere.

V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov

Phys. Rev. A58, 3235-3247 (1998).

 

749.      Enhancement and Inhibition of Spontaneous Emission Rates in Nanobubbles.

            V.V. Klimov and V.S. Letokhov.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. 301, 441-448 (1999).

 

751.      Strong Interaction between a Two-level Atom and the Whispering Gallery

Modes of a Dielectric Microsphere: Quantum-Mechanical Consideration.

            V.V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. A59, ¹4, 2996-3014 (1999).

 

752.      Quasiorbital Motion of Ultracold Excited Atomic Dipole Near Dielectric Microsphere.

V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V. Letokhov.

            European Phys. Journ. VD5, 345-350 (1999).

 

754.      Two-photon Fluorescence Spectrum of “Atom + Dielectric Microsphere” System.

V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

Pis’ma ZhETF 70, 192-197; [JETP Lett. 70, ¹3, 189-195 (1999)].

 

763.      Effect of the Curvature of Nanostructures on Radiative Multipole Transitions Rates.

V.V. Klimov, V.S. Letokhov.

            Comm. Modern Phys. 2(1), D15-27 (2000).

 

769.      Coherent Radiation Scattering by Resonant Nanostructures.

            V.V. Klimov, V.S .Letokhov.

            Phys. Rev. B62, ¹3, 1639-1642 (2000).

 

790.      Spontaneous Emission of an Atom Placed Near Prolate Nanospheroid.

V.V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V.S. Letokhov.

European Journ. of Physics D20, 133-148 (2002).

 

808.      Spontaneous Decay of Two Spatially Separated Atoms (One-Dimensional Case).

A.A. Makarov, V.S. Letokhov.

Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 124, ¹4(10), 766-780 (2003); [JETP 97(4), 668-701, (2003)].

 

827.      Electric and Magnetic dipole transitions of an atom in the presence of Spherical Dielectric Interface.

V.V. Klimov and V.S. Letokhov.

Laser Physics 15(1), ¹1, 61-73 (2005).

 

7.3. REVIEWS etc.

 

760.      Laser Resonance Photoelectron/Photoion Microscopy with Subwavelength Spatial Resolution.

            V.S. Letokhov, S.K. Sekatskii.

            In: “Advances in Laser Physics”, Vol. 21, ed. by V. Letokhov, P. Meystre,  “Laser Science
and Technology”,  (Harwood Academic Publ.), p. 85-115 (2000).

 

782.      Spontaneous Emission of Atoms in the Vicinity of Nanobodies.

            V. Klimov, M. Ducloy, V. Letokhov.

            Kvantovaya Elektronika 31, ¹7, 569-586 (2001); [Quantum Electronics 31(7),

569-586 (2001).

 


8. ASTROPHYSICAL SPECTROSCOPY

8.1. SPACE MASERS and LASERS

 

29.        On the stimulated radioemission of the interstellar medium.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis'ma Zh. Eskp. Teor. Fiz. 4, ¹11, 477-481 (1966) (in Russian); [Sov. Phys.-JETP Lett. 4,
            321-323 (1966)].

 

89a.      Space maser with a feedback.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Astronomicheskii Zhurnal (Astronomical J.) 49, ¹4, 737-743 (1972) (in Russian);

            [Sov. Astr. - AJ 16, 604-609 (1973)].

 

89b.      Laser action in stellar atmospheres.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            IEEE Journ. Quant. Electr. QE-8, ¹6, 615 (1972); Preprint of Inst. of Spectroscopy

            ¹9, 1-24 (1972).

 

148.      The possibility of the laser effect in stellar atmospheres.

N.N. Lavrinovich and V.S. Letokhov.

            Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 67, ¹5(11), 1609-1620 (1974) (in Russian);
            [Sov. Phys. JETP, 40, 800-805 (1974)].

 

210.      On the detection of narrow "laser" lines obscured by spatially inhomogeneous

broadening in stellar atmosphere emissions.

N.N. Lavrinovich and V.S. Letokhov.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 3, ¹9, 1948-1954 (1976) (in Russian).

 

679.      Noncoherent Feedback in Space Masers and Stellar Lasers.
            V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Amazing Light, ed. by R.Y.Chiao, Springer, Berlin (1996), pp.409-443.

 

793.      Laser Action in Space: 1 {mu}m Lines of FeII in Gaseous Condensations in the Vicinity of Eta Car.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Pis’ma ZhETF 75, 591-594 (2002); [JETP Lett. 75(10), 591-594 (2002)].

 

798a.    Astrophysical Lasers.

V.S. Letokhov.

Kvantovaya Elektronika 32(12) 1065-1079 (2002); [Quantum Electronics 32(12) 1065-1079 (2002)].

 

801.      Radiative Cycle with Stimulated Emission from Atoms and Ions in an Astrophysical Plasma.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 90¹1, 011101-1-4 (2003).

 

810.      Astrophysical Lasers with Radiation Pumping by Accidental Resonance.

S. Johansson, V.S. Letokhov.

Publ. of Astr. Soc. of Pacific 115, 1375-1382 (2003).

  

819.      Astrophysical Lasers Operating in Optical FeII Lines in Stellar Ejecta of a Eta Carinae.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Astronomy and Astrophysics 428, 497-509 (2004).

 

824.      Astrophysical laser spectroscopy.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Proceedings of 17th International Conference on Laser Spectroscopy, 19-24 June, 2005,
Scotland, ed. by E.A. Hinds, A. Ferguson, E. Riis (World Scientific), pp. 80-93.

 

826.      Stimulated Amplification in Spatially Nonhomogeneous Conditions: Astrophysical Fe II
Laser in Vicinity of Eta Carinae.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Physica Scripta T120, 99-104 (2005).

 

829a.    Astrophysical Lasers in Optical Fe II Lines in Gas Condensations near Eta Carinae.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Proceedings of XIX Intern. Conf. on Atomic Physics, July 2004, Atom Physics-19,
Rio-de-Janeiro, ed. L. Mareassa, K. Helmerson, V. Bagnato. AIP Conf . Proceed., N. Y.,
399-410 (2005).

 

831.         Possibility of measuring the width of narrow Fe II astrophysical laser lines in the vicinity of Eta Carinae
by means of Brown-Twiss-Townes heterodyne correlation interferometry.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

New Astronomy Journal 10, 361-369 (2005).

 

833.      Astrophysical laser on OI 8446 Å line in Weigelt blobs of Eta Carinae.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Monthly Notices of Royal Astronomical Society 364, 731-737 (2005).

 

8.2. SPECTRAL LINES of NEBULAE, GAS CONDENSATIONS

 

775.      Resonance-Enhanced Two-Photon Ionization of Ions by Lyman {alpha} Radiation
in Gaseous Nebulae.

            S. Johansson, V.S.Letokhov.

            Science 291, 625-627 (2001).

 

776.      Multiple Two-Photon Resonance-Enhanced Ionization of Elements in Natural Conditions.

            S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

            Pis’ma ZhETF 73, 135-137 (2001).

 

777.      Mysterious UV Lines of FeII from Eta Car Blobs.

            S. Johansson, V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Eta Carinae and Other Mysterious Stars. T. Gull, S. Johansson, K. Davidson (Eds.),
           ASP Conf. Series, vol. 242, 297-308 (2001).

 

778.      Fluorescence Lines in Eta Carinae and Other Objects.

            S. Johansson, T. Zethson, H. Hartman, V.S. Letokhov.

            In: Eta Carinae and Other Mysterious Stars. T.Gull, S.Johansson, K.Davidson (Eds.),
           ASP Conf. Series, vol. 242, 309-324 (2001).

 

 

783.      Successive Resonance-Enhanced Two-Photon Ionization of Elements inside Nebulae:

            I. Atoms and Ions C, N, and O.

            S. Johansson, V.S. Letokhov.

            Astronomy and Astrophysics 376, 319-327 (2001); [Erratum: AA, 395, 345 (2002)].

 

784.      A Model for the Origin of the Anomalous and Very Bright UV Lines of FeII in Gaseous
Condensations of the Star Eta Carinae.

            S. Johansson, V.S. Letokhov.

            Astronomy and Astrophysics 378(1), 266-278 (2001).

 

787.      The Origin of the Anomalous Intensity Ratio between Very Bright UV FeII Lines
and its satellites in Gaseous Condensations of the Star Eta Carinae.

            V. Klimov, S. Johansson, V. Letokhov.

            Astronomy and Astrophysics 335, 313-327 (2002).

 

809       Anomalously Bright UV Lines of Fe II as a Probe for Gas Condensations in Vicinity of Hot Stars.

S. Johansson, V.S. Letokhov.

Astronomy and Astrophysics 412, 771-776 (2003).

 

814.      Anomalous Spectral Effects Fe II Lines and High Temperature HI Ly{alpha} in Gaseous
Condensations in Vicinity of
Eta Carinae.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Pis’ma v Astrophys. Journ. (Russian) 30, ¹1, 67-73 (2004); [Astronomy Lett. 30, ¹1,
58-63 (2004)].

 

816.      Possibility of Successive Resonance-Enhanced Two-Photon Ionization of Ne and Ar in a
Astrophysical Plasma.

S. Johansson and V.S. Letokhov.

Astronomical Journal (Russian) 81, ¹4, 1-9 (2004).

 

828.      Metastable Hydrogen Absorption in Ejecta Close to Eta Carinae.

            S. Johansson, T.R. Gull, H. Hartman and V.S. Letokhov.

            Astronomy and Astrophysics 435, 183-189 (2005).

 

832.         Time variations of the narrow Fe II and HI spectral lines from the close vicinity of Eta Carinae
during spectral event of 2003.

H. Hartman, A. Damineli, S. Johansson, V.S. Letokhov.

Astronomy and Astrophysics 436, 945-982 (2005).

 

835.      Resonance-enhanced two-photon ionization (RETPI) of SiII and anomalous, variable intensity of
{lambda}
1892 Å SiIII line in the Weigelt blobs of Eta Carinae.

S. Johansson, H. Hartman, V.S. Letokhov.

Astronomy and Astrophysics 452, 253-256 (2006).


9. GENERAL PUBLICATIONS

 

 

1.          Quantum Electronics.

 V.S  Letokhov.

 In: Physics of XX Century. Current Status and Prospects (Nauka, Moscow, 1984), pp. 188-218 (in Russian).

 

2.         How to Rebuild Russian Science.

            V.S. Letokhov.

            Phys. World, Jan. 1999, 14-15.


3.          "Íèêîëàé Ãåííàäèåâè÷ Áàñîâ".
             Â.Ñ.Ëåòîõîâ.
             Physics World, 2001.

      

4.          "Âñåãäà íà ãðåáíå".
              Â.Ñ.Ëåòîõîâ.

              Èç "Àëåêñàíäð Ìèõàéëîâè÷ Ïðîõîðîâ", (Ôèçìàòëèò, Ìîñêâà, 2006), ñ. 198-206.



*) The figure is the serial number of the publication in the complete list of V.S.Letokhov’s publications.