List of publications (last 5 years) 


K. Le Guen, J.-M. Andre, MY. Wu, V. Ilakovac, F. Delmotte, S. de Rossi, F. Bridou, E. Meltchakov, A. Giglia, S. Nannarone, ZS. Wang, QS. Huang, Z. Zhang, J. Zhu, Y. Tu, YY Yuan, I. Vickridge, D. Schmaus, E. Briand, S. Steydli, P. Walter, P. Jonnard, « Kossel Effect in Periodic Multilayers », J. of Nanoscience and technology, 19, 593 (2019) (see link)

V. Ilakovac, A. Louat, A. Nicolaou, J.-P. Rueff, Y. Joly, and V. Brouet, « Oxygen states in La- and Rh-doped Sr2IrO4 probed by angle-resolved photoemission and O K-edge resonant inelastic x-ray scattering » Phys. Rev. B 99, 035149 (2019), (see link)

Adrien Girard, Vita Ilakovac, Michal Stekiel, Wolfgang Morgenroth, Helmuth Berger, Tanaka Yoshikazu, Takumi Hasegawa, Alexei Bosak, and Bjoern Winkler, « Soft-phonon driven hexagonal-orthorhombic phase transition in BaVS3» Phys. Rev. B 99, 144104 (2019), (see link)

J. W. Gao, Y. Wu, J. G. Wang, A. Dubois and N. Sisourat; Double electron capture in H+ + H- collisions accepted in Phys. Rev. Lett.

G. Zhao, T. Miteva and N. Sisourat; Inner-valence Auger decay in hydrocarbon molecules accepted in Eur. J. Phys. D.


C. Richter, D. Hollas, C.-M. Saak, M. Förstel, T. Miteva, M. Mucke, O. Björneholm, N. Sisourat, P. Slavı́ček and U. Hergenhahn; Competition between proton transfer and intermolecular Coulombic decay in water, Nat. Comm. 9, 4988 (2018).

S. Kazandjian, J. Rist, M. Weller, F. Wiegandt, D. Aslitürk, S. Grundmann, M. Kircher, G. Nalin, D. Pitters, I. Vela Pérez, M. Waitz, G. Schiwietz, B. Griffin, J. B. Williams, R. Dörner, M. Schöffler, T. Miteva, F. Trinter, T. Jahnke and N. Sisourat; Frustrated Coulomb explosion of small helium clusters, Phys. Rev. A. Rapid. Comm. 98, 050701 (2018).

B. Casier, N. Sisourat, S. Carniato and N. Capron; Ketoenol tautomerism in microhydrated acetylacetone: an atomsinmolecules study, Theo. Chem. Acc. 137, 107 (2018).

N. Sisourat, T. Miteva, J.D. Gorfinkiel, K. Gokhberg, and L.S. Cederbaum; Interatomic Coulombic electron capture from first principles, Phys. Rev. A. Rapid. Comm. 98, 020701 (2018).

T. Miteva, N.V. Kryzhevoi, N. Sisourat, et al. The All-Seeing Eye of Resonant Auger Electron Spectroscopy: A Study on Aqueous Solution Using Tender X-rays, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 9, 4457 (2018).

J. W. Gao, Y. Wu, N. Sisourat, et al. State-selective electron transfer in He + + He collisions at intermediate energies, Phys. Rev. A 97, 052709 (2018).

E. T. Kennedy, J.-P. Mosnier, P. van Kampen, J.-M. Bizau, D. Cubaynes, S. Guilbaud, S. Carniato, A. Puglisi, and N. Sisourat; Evolution of L-shell photoabsorption of the molecular-ion series SiHn+ (n = 1,2,3): Experimental and theoretical studies, Phys. Rev. A. 97, 043410 (2018).

M.-N. Piancastelli et al. Acetylacetone photodynamics at a seeded free-electron laser, Nat. Comm. 9, 63 (2018). 

S. Oberli, N. Sisourat, P. Selles, and S. Carniato; Time-dependent quantum description of molecular double core-hole-state formation: Impact of the nuclear dynamics on sequential two-photon processes, Phys. Rev. A 97, 013406 (2018).

P. Foury-Leylekian, V. Ilakovac, V. Balédent, P. Fertey, A. Arakcheeva, O. Milat, D.Petermann, G. Guillier, K. Miyagawa, K. Kanoda, P. Alemany, E. Canadell, S. Tomic and J.-P. Pouget, kappa-(BEDT-TTF)2Cu2(CN)3 Spin Liquid: Beyond the Average Structure, Crystals 8, 158 (2018) link.

Alessandra Puglisi,Tsveta Miteva,Eugene T. Kennedy,Jean-Paul Mosnier,Jean-Marc Bizau,Denis Cubaynes, Nicolas Sisourat and Stéphane Carniato, X-ray photochemistry of carbon hydride molecular ions, PCCP link.

V. Ilakovac, S. Carniato, P. Foury-Leylekian, S. Tomic, J.-P. Pouget, P. Lazic, Y. Joly, K. Miyagawa, K. Kanoda, and A. Nicolaou, Phys. Rev. B 96, 184303 (2017), «  Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering probes the electron-phonon coupling in the spin-liquid kappa-(BEDT-TTF)2Cu2(CN)3 »  link


 T. Marchenko et al. Potential energy surface reconstruction and lifetime determination of molecular double-core-hole states in hard x-ray regime, Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 133001 (2017).

Interatomic Coulombic decay mediated by ultrafast superexchange energy transfer T. Miteva, S. Kazandjian, P. Kolorenc, P. Votavova and N. Sisourat,  ; Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 083403 (2017).

Probing Conformers of Benzene Dimer with Intermolecular Coulombic Decay Spectroscopy. N. Sisourat, S. Kazandjian and T. Miteva, J. Phys. Chem. A 121, 45-50 (2017)

On the computations of decay widths of Fano resonances. T. Miteva, S. Kazandjian and N. Sisourat, Chem. Phys. 482, 208-215 (2017)

Ab-Initio Method for X-Ray Absorption Spectra Simulation of Hydride Molecular Ions. A. Puglisi, N. Sisourat, S. Carniato AIP Conference Proceedings 1811, 130002/8 (2017)

Subfemtosecond Control of Molecular Fragmentation by Hard X-Ray Photons. O. Travnikova, N. Sisourat, T. Marchenko, G. Goldsztejn, R. Guillemin, L. Journel, D. Céolin, I. Ismail, A. F. Lago, R. Püttner, M. N. Piancastelli, and M. Simon,Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 213001/5 (2017)

Ab Initio Study of Electronic Transport in Cubic-HfO2 Grain Boundaries. E. Degoli,  E. Luppi, and N. Capron, J. Nanomater. 2017, 2404378/9 (2017)

On the computations of interatomic Coulombic decay widths with R-matrix method. N. Sisourat, S. Engin, J.D. Gorfinkiel,  S. Kazandjian, P. Kolorenc, and T. Miteva,J. Chem. Phys. 146, 244109/6 (2017)

Experimental and theoretical study of the double-core-hole hypersatellite Auger spectrum of Ne. G. Goldsztejn, R. Puettner, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, O. Travnikova, B.C. de Miranda Cunha, I. Ismail, S. Carniato, P. Selles, D. Ceolin, A. F. Lago, R. Feifel, P. Lablanquie, F. Penent, M.N. Piancastelli, M. Simon, and T. Marchenko, Phys. Rev. A 96, 012513/9 (2017)


Hard x-ray induced multi-step ultrafast dissociation. O. Travnikova, T. Marchenko, G. Goldsztejn, K. Jankala, N. Sisourat, S. Carniato, R. Guillemin, L. Journel, D. Céolin, R. Püttner, H. Iwayama, E. Shigemasa, MN. Piancastelli and M. Simon,  Phys. Rev. Lett.  116, 213001/5 (2016)

Inner-shell Photo-excitations as Probes of the Molecular Ions CH+, OH+ and SiH+: Measurements and Theory. J-P. Mosnier, E.T. Kennedy, P. van Kampen, D. Cubaynes, S. Guilbaud, N. Sisourat, A. Puglisi, S. Carniato, and J-M. Bizau,Phys. Rev. A. 93, 061401/6 (2016)

Interatomic Coulombic Decay widths of helium trimer: a diatomics-in-molecules approach. N. Sisourat, S. Kazandjian, A. Randimbiarisolo, and P. Kolorenc, J. Chem. Phys. 144, 084111/7 (2016)

Excitation into high-lying states in Li3+-H collisions. A. Ibaaz, R. Esteban Hernandez, A. Dubois, and N. Sisourat, J. Phys. B.  49, 085202 (2016)

A Possible Application of the Contribution of Aromaticity to Entropy: Thermal Switch. R. Coustel, S. Carniato, G. Boureau, Entropy 18, 456/5 (2016)

Double-Core-Hole States in Neon: Lifetime, Post-Collision Interaction, and Spectral Assignment G. Goldsztejn, T. Marchenko, R.Püttner, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, S. Carniato, P. Selles, O. Travnikova, D. Céolin, A. F. Lago, R. Feifel, P. Lablanquie, M. N. Piancastelli, F. Penent, and M. Simon, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 133001/5 (2016)

Room Temperature Differential Conductance Measurements of Triethylamine Molecules Adsorbed on Si(001) A. Naitabdi, S. Carniato, F. Rochet, F.Bournel, and J-J. Gallet,Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 18 , 23231-23237 (2016)

Photon Energy Dependence of Single Photon Simultaneous Core-Ionization and Core-Excitation in CO2. S. Carniato, P. Selles, P. Lablanquie, J. Palaudoux, L. Andric, M. Nakano, Y. Hikosaka, K.Ito, T. Marchenko, O. Travnikova, G.Goldsztejn, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, D. Céolin, M. Simon, M. N. Piancastelli and F. Penent, Phys. Rev. A, 94, 013416/6 (2016)

Structural and dynamical properties of chlorinated hydrocarbons studied with resonant inelastic x-ray Scattering. R. Bohinc, M. Zitnic, K. Bucar, M. Kavcic, S. Carniato, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, T. Marchenko, E. Kawerk, M. Simon and W. Cao, J. Chem. Phys. 144, 134309/12 (2016)

Kossel interferences of proton-induced X-ray emission lines in periodic multilayers. M. Wu, K. Le Guen, J.M. André, V. Ilakovac, I. Vickridge, D. Schmaus, E. Briand, S. Steydli, C. Burcklen, F. Bridou, E. Meltchakov, S. de Rossi, F. Delmotte, P. Jonnard, Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. 386, 39-43 (2016)


Double core hole spectroscopy with synchrotron radiation. F. Penent, M. Nakano, M. Tashiro, T. P. Grozdanov, M. Zitnik, K. Bucar, S. Carniato, P. Selles, L. Andric, P. Lablanquie, J. Palaudoux, E. Shigemasa, H. Iwayama, Y. Hikosaka, K. Soejima, I. H. Suzuki, N. Berrah, A. H. Wuosmaa, T. Kaneyasu, and K. Ito,J. Electron Spectrosc. 204, 303-312 (2015)

Resonant inelastic X-ray spectroscopy of atoms and simple molecules: Satellite features and dependence on energy detuning and photon polarization.M. Zitnik, M. Kavcic, R. Bohinc, K. Bucar, A. Mihelic, W. Cao, R. Guillemin, L. Journel, T. Marchenko, S. Carniato, E. Kawerk, M. N. Piancastelli, and M. Simon,J. Electron. Spectrosc. 204, 356-364 (2015)

Electron Dynamics in the Core-Excited CS2 Molecule Revealed through Resonant Inelastic X-Ray Scattering Spectroscopy. T. Marchenko, C. Carniato, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, E. Kawerk, M. Zitnik, M. Kavcic, K. Bucar, R. Bohinc, M. Petric, V. V. da Cruz, F. Gel'mukhanov, and M. Simon,Phys. Rev. X 5, 031021/13 (2015)

Probing keto-enol tautomerism using photoelectron spectroscopy. N. Capron, B. Casier, N. Sisourat, M. N. Piancastelli, M. Simon, and S. Carniato,Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.17, 19991-19996 (2015)

Propanoate grafting on (H,OH)-Si(001)-2x1. F. Bournel, J. -J. Gallet , U. Koehler, B. B. Ellakhmissi, S. Kubsky, S. Carniato, and F. Rochet, Phys-Condens. Mat. 27, 054005/13 (2015)

Auger resonant-Raman study at the Ar K edge as probe of electronic-state-lifetime interferences. D. Céolin, T. Marchenko, R. Guillemin, L. Journel, R. K. Kushawaha, S. Carniato, S. -M. Huttula, J. P. Rueff, G. B. Armen, M. N. Piancastelli, and M. Simon, Phys. Rev. A 91, 022502/6 (2015)

Single photon simultaneous K-shell ionization and K-shell excitation. I. Theoretical model applied to the interpretation of experimental results on H2O. S. Carniato, P. Selles, L. Andric, J. Palaudoux, F. Penent, M. Zitnik, K. Bucar, M. Nakano, Y. Hikosaka, K. Ito, and P. Lablanquie, J. Chem. Phys. 142, 014307/10 (2015)

Single photon simultaneous K-shell ionization and K-shell excitation. II. Specificities of hollow nitrogen molecular ions. S. Carniato, P. Selles, L. Andric, J. Palaudoux, F. Penent, M. Zitnik, K. Bucar, M. Nakano, Y. Hikosaka, K. Ito, and P. Lablanquie, J. Chem. Phys. 142, 014308/10 (2015)

Role of sulfur in BaVS3 probed by S K-edge absorption spectroscopy. V. Ilakovac, S. Boulfaat, Y. Joly, A. M. Flank, P. Lagarde, M. Zitnik, M. Fialin, H. Berger, and L. Forro, Physica B 460,191-195 (2015)

Interatomic Coulombic decay widths of helium trimer: Ab initio calculations. P. Kolorenc, and N. Sisourat, J. Chem. Phys. 143, 224310/12 (2015)


Entropy, the Silent Killer of Aromaticity of Adsorbed Pyridine on Si(100) and Ge(100) R. Coustel, S. Carniato, and G. Boureau,J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 17505-17510 (2014)

Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering on iso-C2H2Cl2 around the chlorine K-edge: Structural and dynamical aspects.E. Kawerk, S. Carniato, L. Journel, T. Marchenko, M. N. Piancastelli, M. Zitnik, K. Bucar, R. Bohnic, M. Kavcic, D. Ceolin, A. Khoury, and M. Simon,J. Chem. Phys. 141,144301/11 (2014)

Molecular single photon double K-shell ionization. F. Penent, M. Nakano, M. Tashiro, T.P. Grozdanov, M. Zitnik, S. Carniato, P. Selles, L. Andric, P. Lablanquie, J. Palaudoux, E. Shigemasa, H. Iwayama, Y. Hikosaka, K. Soejima, I. H. Suzuki, N. Kouchi, and K. Ito,J. Electron. Spectrosc. 196, 38-42 (2014)

Core-hole-clock spectroscopies in the tender x-ray domain M. N. Piancastelli, G. Goldsztejn, T. Marchenko, R. Guillemin, R. K. Kushawaha, L. Journel, S. Carniato, J.P. Rueff, D. Ceolin, and M. Simon,J. Phys. B-At Mol. Opt. 47,124031/6 (2014)

Theoretical study of Raman chirped adiabatic passage by X-ray absorption spectroscopy: Highly excited electronic states and rotational effects. S. Engin, N. Sisourat, P. Selles, R. Taieb, and S. Carniato,J. Chem. Phys. 140, 234303/10 (2014)

Benzaldehyde on Water-Saturated Si(001): Reaction with Isolated Silicon Dangling Bonds versus Concerted Hydrosilylation.D. Pierucci, A. Naitabdi, F. Bournel, J. -J. Gallet , H. Tissot, S. Carniato, F. Rochet, U. Koehler, D. Laumann, S. Kubsky, M. G. Silly, and F. Sirotti,J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 10005-10016 (2014)

Resonant multiple Auger decay after the 2p(3/2)(-1) 4s excitation in Ar studied with a multielectron coincidence method.Y. Hikosaka, P. Lablanquie, F. Penent, P. Selles, E. Shigemasa, and K. Ito,Phys. Rev. A 89, 023410/6 (2014)

Interatomic-Coulombic-decay-induced recapture of photoelectrons in helium dimers. P. Burzynski, F. Trinter, J. B. Williams, M. Weller, M. Waitz, M. Pitzer, J. Voigtsberger, C. Schober, G. Kastirke, C. Mueller, C. Goihl, F. Wiegandt, R. Wallauer, A. Kalinin, L. Ph H. Schmidt, M. Schoeffler, G. Schiwietz, N. Sisourat, T. Jahnke, and R. Doerner, Phys. Rev. A 90, 022515/5 (2014)


Near-Edge X-Ray Absorption Fine Structures Revealed in Core Ionization Photoelectron Spectroscopy. M. Nakano, P. Selles, P. Lablanquie, Y. Hikosaka, F. Penent, E. Shigemasa, K. Ito, and S. Carniato, Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 123001/5 (2013)

Raman Chirped Adiabatic Passage Probed by X-ray Spectroscopy.S. Engin, N. Sisourat, P. Selles, R. Taieb, S. Carniato, J. Phys. Chem. A 117, 8132-8138 (2013)

A review of molecular effects in gas-phase KL X-ray emission R. Guillemin, S. Carniato, L. Journel, W. C. Stolte, T. Marchenko, L. El Khoury, E. Kawerk, M. N. Piancastelli, A. C. Hudson, D. W. Lindle, and M. Simon,J. Electron. Spectrosc. 188, 53-61 (2013)

Single Photon K-2 and K-1K-1 Double Core Ionization in C2H2n (n=1-3), CO, and N-2 as a Potential New Tool for Chemical Analysis. M. Nakano, F. Penent, M. Tashiro, T. P. Grozdanov, M. Zitnik, S. Carniato, P. Selles, L. Andric, P. Lablanquie, J. Palaudoux, E. Shigemasa, H. Iwayama, Y. Hikosaka, K. Soejima, I. H. Suzuki, N. Kouchi, and K. Ito, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 163001/5 (2013)

Experimental and theoretical study of X-ray absorption around the chlorine L edge in vinyl chloride.E. Kawerk, S. Carniato, H. Iwayama, E. Shigemasa, M. N. Piancastelli, J. Wassaf, A. Khoury, and M. Simon,J. Electron. Spectrosc. 186, 1-7 (2013)

Opening of a Peierls gap in BaVS3 probed by V L-3 edge resonant inelastic x-ray scattering.V. Ilakovac, M. Guarise, M. Grioni, T. Schmitt, K. Zhou, L. Braicovich, G. Ghiringhelli, V. N. Strocov, and H. Berger,J. Phys-Condens Mat. 25, 505602/5 (2013)

Momentum Transfer to a Free Floating Double Slit: Realization of a Thought Experiment from the Einstein-Bohr Debates. L. Ph. H. Schmidt, J. Lower, T. Jahnke, S. Schoessler, M. S. Schoeffler, A. Menssen, C. Leveque, N. Sisourat, R. Taieb, H. Schmidt-Boecking, and R. Doerner, Phys. Rev. Lett. 111,103201/5 (2013)

Nuclear dynamics of decaying states: A semiclassical approach. N. Sisourat J. Chem. Phys. 139, 074111/5 (2013)

Evolution of Interatomic Coulombic Decay in the Time Domain. F. Trinter, J. B. Williams, M. Weller, M. Waitz, M. Pitzer, J. Voigtsberger, C. Schober, G. Kastirke, C. Mueller, C. Goihl, P. Burzynski, F. Wiegandt, T. Bauer, R. Wallauer, H. Sann, A. Kalinin, L. Ph. H. Schmidt, M. Schoeffler, N. Sisourat, and T. Jahnke, Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 093401/5 (2013)

A local chemical environment effect in site-specific Auger spectra of ethyl trifluoroacetate. H. Iwayama, N. Sisourat, P. Lablanquie, F. Penent, J. Palaudoux, L. Andric, J. H. D. Eland, K. Bucar, M. Zitnik, Y. Velkov, Y.Hikosaka, M. Nakano, and E. Shigemasa,J. Chem. Phys. 138, 024306/6 (2013)Ab initio study of low-lying excited states of HCl: Accurate calculations of optical valence-shell excitations.S. Engin, N. Sisourat, and S. Carniato, J. Chem. Phys. 137,154304/7 (2012)

A new method to derive electronegativity from resonant inelastic x-ray scattering.S. Carniato, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, M. N. Piancastelli, W. C. Stolte, D. W. Lindle, and M. Simon,J. Chem. Phys. 137, 144303/13 (2012)

Thomson-resonant interference effects in elastic x-ray scattering near the Cl K edge of HCl. S. Carniato, P. Selles, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, W. C. Stolte, L. El Khoury, T. Marin, F. Gel'mukhanov, D. W. Lindle, and M. Simon, J. Chem. Phys. 137, 094311/6 (2012)

Site-selective resonant Auger spectroscopy of iso-dichloroethylene at the carbon K-edge. D. Ceolin, O. Travnikova, Z. Bao, F. F. Guimaraes, M. S. da Costa, Y. Velkov, N. Sisourat, S. Carniato, M. Simon, and M. N. Piancastelli, J. Electron. Spectrosc. 185, 252-258 (2012)

Angular and dynamical properties in resonant inelastic x-ray scattering: Case study of chlorine-containing molecules. R. Guillemin, W. C. Stolte, L. Journel, S. Carniato, M. N. Piancastelli, D. W. Lindle, and M. Simon, Phys. Rev. A 86, 013407/9 (2012)

Vibrationally resolved N 1s absorption spectra of the acrylonitrile molecule.V. Ilakovac, Y. Houari, S. Carniato, J. -J. Gallet, E. Kukk, and D. Horvatic, Phys. Rev. A 85, 062521/6 (2012)

Probing IR-Raman vibrationally excited molecules with X-ray spectroscopy. S. Engin, N. Sisourat, P. Selles, R. Taieb, and S. Carniato, Chem. Phys. Lett.535, 192-195 (2012)

Pyridine on Si(001)-(2 x 1): Density functional theory simulations compared with spectroscopic measurements. R. Coustel, S. Carniato, F. Rochet, and N. Witkowski, Phys. Rev. B 85, 035323/9 (2012)

Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering of methyl chloride at the chlorine K edge. L. El Khoury, L. Journel, R. Guillemin, S. Carniato, W. C. Stolte, T. Marin, D. W.Lindle, and M. Simon, J. Chem. Phys.136, 024319/7 (2012)

Double capture into autoionizing states in low-energy He2+-, Li3+-, and B5+-H-2 collisions. I. Pilskog, N. Sisourat, J. Caillat, and A. Dubois,Phys. Rev. A 85, 042712/9 (2012)

Ground state of the quasi-1D correlated electronic system BaVS3.P. Foury-Leylekian, P. Leininger, V. Ilakovac, Y. Joly, S. Bernu, S. Fagot, and J. -P. Pouget, Physica B 407, 1692-1695 (2012)

Hole depletion of ladders in Sr14Cu24O41 induced by correlation effects. V. Ilakovac, C. Gougoussis, M. Calandra, N. B. Brookes, V. Bisogni, S. G. Chiuzbaian, J. Akimitsu, O. Milat, S. Tomic, and C. F. Hague,Phys. Rev. B 85, 075108/6 (2012)

BaVS3 probed by V L edge x-ray absorption spectroscopy. V. Ilakovac, N. B. Brookes, J. C. Cezar, P. Thakur, V. Bisogni, C. Dallera, G. Ghiringhelli, L. Braicovich, S. Bernu, H. Berger, L. Forro, A. Akrap, and C. F. Hague, J. Phys-Condens. Mat. 24, 045503/6 (2012)

Giant Interatomic Coulombic Decay. N. Sisourat, N. V. Kryzhevoi, P. Kolorenc, S. Scheit, L. S. Cederbaum, J. Phys. Conf. Ser. 388, 012043/8 (2012)