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The European Physical Journal D

The European Physical Journal D

Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics

Editors-in-Chief: T. Calarco; H. Kersten; A.V. Solov'yov

ISSN: 1434-6060 (print version)
ISSN: 1434-6079 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10053

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Tommaso Calarco, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany
Holger Kersten, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany
Andrey V. Solov'yov, MBN Research Center, Frankfurt, Germany and Russian Academy of Sciences, St.Petersburg, Russia

Colloquia and Reviews Editors
Michael Brunger, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
Achim von Keudell, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Victor N. Zadkov, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University and Institute of Spectroscopy, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia, Russia

Klaus Bartschat, Drake University, USA
Almut Beige, University of Leeds, UK
Hendrick L. Bethlem, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Heloisa M. Boechat-Roberty, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Michael Brunger, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
Joachim Burgdörfer, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Vladimir Buzek, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
Jaromir Fiurasek, Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic
Akira Furusawa, University of Tokyo, Japan
Vahid Karimipour, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Achim von Keudell, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Eva Kovacevic, CNRS and Université d'Orléans, France
Anne Lafosse, Université Paris-Sud 11, Orsay, France
Gaetana Laricchia, University College London, UK
Paulo Limao-Vieira, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Jose L. Lopez, Seton Hall University, South Orange, USA
Joan P. Marler, Clemson University, USA
Tanja Mehlstäubler, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig, Germany
Slobodan Milošević, Institute of Physics, Zagreb, Croatia
Steen Brøndsted Nielsen, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Denmark
Thomas Orlando, Georgia Institue of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Lawrence J. Overzet, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Francesco Pegoraro, Università di Pisa, Italy
Zoran Petrovic, Institute of Physics, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Sylwia Ptasinska, University of Notre Dame, IN, USA
Jana Safrankova, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Narayanasami Sathyamurthy, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Mohali, India
Paulo Souto-Ribeiro, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Thomas Stöhlker, Helmholtz Institute Jena, Germany
Petr Straka, Institute of Physics, Prague, Czech Republic
Eric Suraud, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
Kazuo Terashima, University of Tokyo, Japan
M. Vladimir Tikhonchuk, Université des Sciences et Technologies, Talence, France
Germán J. de Valcárcel, Universitat de València, Spain
Roland Wester, Universität Innsbruck, Austria
Jung-Sik Yoon, National Fusion Research Institute (Plasma Technology Research Center), Jeonbuk, Korea
Tongpu Yu, National University of Defense Technolog, Hunan, China
Victor N. Zadkov, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University and Institute of Spectroscopy, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Heping Zeng, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China

External Advisors
F.T. Arecchi, Instituto Nazionale di Ottica Applicata, Firenze, Italy
Kurt H. Becker, New York University, New York, USA
C. Cohen-Tannoudji, Collège de France, ENS, Paris, France
Claude Fabre, Laboratoire Kastler-Brossel, Paris, France
Franco A. Gianturco, Università di Roma "La Sapienza", Italy
I.V. Hertel, Max-Born-Institut, Berlin, Germany
H.W. Kroto, The University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
Nigel J Mason, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK
J.-M. Raimond, École Normale Supérieure, UPMC, IUF, France

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    Atomic Structures and Properties 
    QED, Relativistic and Many-Body Calculations 
    Atoms in External Fields 
    Exotic Atoms 
    Low and Highly Charged Ions 
    Metrology and Fundamental Constants 
    Experimental Tests of Fundamental Symmetries

    Molecular Structure and Properties 
    Molecular Optical Spectroscopy 
    Magnetic Resonance (NMR, EPR) Molecular Spectroscopy 
    Synchrotron and X-Rays Studies of Molecular Structure 
    Molecules in External Fields 
    Decay Processes 
    Biological Molecules

    Collisions of Atoms, Ions and Molecules 
    Molecular Interaction and Reactivity 
    Electron/Positron Scattering with Atoms and Molecules 
    Collision Processes Involving Biomacromolecules 
    Dynamics of Macromolecules 
    Biomolecular Mechanics

    Structure and Properties of Clusters 
    Reactivity of Clusters 
    Clusters and Nanostructures on Surfaces 
    Fullerenes and Carbon Clusters 
    Helium Droplets 
    Nanoparticles, Nanohybrid Systems 

    Basic plasma phenomena 
    Waves, Instabilities and Nonlinear Plasma Dynamics 
    Magnetic and Inertial Plasma Confinement 
    Plasma Applications: Surface Fabrication and Treatment, 
        Biological, Environmental, Aerospace and Emerging Applications 
    Plasma Diagnostics 
    Plasma Physics in Ultra-high Fields 
    Warm and Dense Matter

    Laser Cooling 
    Atom and Ion Traps 
    Atom and Molecule Optics and Interferometry 
    Bose-Einstein Condensation 
    Fermi Gas 
    Quantum Fluids 
    Cold Molecules 
    Interactions and Reactions in Cold Traps 
    Ultracold Plasmas

    Theory and Models - Dynamical Instabilities 
    Classical and Quantum Chaos in Atoms, Molecules and Optics 
    Pattern Formation and Spatial Solitons

    Light-Matter Interaction 
    Physics of Lasers 
    Nonlinear Optical Phenomena 
    Propagation - Solitons 
    Nanophotonics, Plasmonics

    Quantum Properties of Light
    Quantum Correlation and Entanglement 
    Cavity QED 
    Quantum Measurements

    Quantum Information Processing and Computing 
    Quantum Communications and Cryptography 
    Quantum Memories 
    Quantum Simulation

    Attosecond Pulses 
    Multiphoton Ionisation 
    Harmonics and X-Ray Generation 
    Plasma and Clusters in Ultraintense Laser Fields 
    Particles Acceleration 

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