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    Kostko, Oleg

    TitleChemist Project Scientist/Engr
    SchoolLawrence Berkeley National Lab
    DepartmentChemical Sciences
    Address1 Cyclotron Road
    Berkeley CA 94720
    Phone510/486-7706

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      1. Parker DS, Kaiser RI, Kostko O, Troy TP, Ahmed M, Sun BJ, Chen SH, Chang AH. On the formation of pyridine in the interstellar medium. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2015 Nov 25; 17(47):32000-8.
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      2. Parker DS, Kaiser RI, Kostko O, Ahmed M. Selective Formation of Indene through the Reaction of Benzyl Radicals with Acetylene. Chemphyschem. 2015 Jul 20; 16(10):2091-3.
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      3. Bandyopadhyay B, Kostko O, Fang Y, Ahmed M. Probing methanol cluster growth by vacuum ultraviolet ionization. J Phys Chem A. 2015 May 7; 119(18):4083-92.
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      4. Parker DS, Kaiser RI, Bandyopadhyay B, Kostko O, Troy TP, Ahmed M. Unexpected chemistry from the reaction of naphthyl and acetylene at combustion-like temperatures. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2015 Apr 27; 54(18):5421-4.
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      5. Buckingham GT, Ormond TK, Porterfield JP, Hemberger P, Kostko O, Ahmed M, Robichaud DJ, Nimlos MR, Daily JW, Ellison GB. The thermal decomposition of the benzyl radical in a heated micro-reactor. I. Experimental findings. J Chem Phys. 2015 Jan 28; 142(4):044307.
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      6. Parker DS, Kaiser RI, Troy TP, Kostko O, Ahmed M, Mebel AM. Toward the Oxidation of the Phenyl Radical and Prevention of PAH Formation in Combustion Systems. J Phys Chem A. 2015 Jul 16; 119(28):7145-54.
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      7. Randazzo JB, Croteau P, Kostko O, Ahmed M, Boering KA. Isotope effects and spectroscopic assignments in the non-dissociative photoionization spectrum of N2. J Chem Phys. 2014 May 21; 140(19):194303.
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      8. Perera M, Metz RB, Kostko O, Ahmed M. Vacuum ultraviolet photoionization studies of PtCH2 and H-Pt-CH3: a potential energy surface for the Pt+CH4 reaction. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2013 Jan 14; 52(3):888-91.
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      9. Vasiliou AK, Piech KM, Reed B, Zhang X, Nimlos MR, Ahmed M, Golan A, Kostko O, Osborn DL, David DE, Urness KN, Daily JW, Stanton JF, Ellison GB. Thermal decomposition of CH3CHO studied by matrix infrared spectroscopy and photoionization mass spectroscopy. J Chem Phys. 2012 Oct 28; 137(16):164308.
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      10. Golan A, Bravaya KB, Kudirka R, Kostko O, Leone SR, Krylov AI, Ahmed M. Ionization of dimethyluracil dimers leads to facile proton transfer in the absence of hydrogen bonds. Nat Chem. 2012 Apr; 4(4):323-9.
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      11. Chambreau SD, Boatz JA, Vaghjiani GL, Koh C, Kostko O, Golan A, Leone SR. Thermal decomposition mechanism of 1-ethyl-3-methylimidazolium bromide ionic liquid. J Phys Chem A. 2012 Jun 21; 116(24):5867-76.
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      12. Kostko O, Takahashi LK, Ahmed M. Desorption dynamics, internal energies, and imaging of organic molecules from surfaces with laser desorption and vacuum ultraviolet (VUV) photoionization. Chem Asian J. 2011 Nov 4; 6(11):3066-76.
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      13. Vasiliou A, Piech KM, Zhang X, Nimlos MR, Ahmed M, Golan A, Kostko O, Osborn DL, Daily JW, Stanton JF, Ellison GB. The products of the thermal decomposition of CH3CHO. J Chem Phys. 2011 Jul 7; 135(1):014306.
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      14. Aguado A, Kostko O. First-principles determination of the structure of NaN and NaN- clusters with up to 80 atoms. J Chem Phys. 2011 Apr 28; 134(16):164304.
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      15. Koh CJ, Liu CL, Harmon CW, Strasser D, Golan A, Kostko O, Chambreau SD, Vaghjiani GL, Leone SR. Soft ionization of thermally evaporated hypergolic ionic liquid aerosols. J Phys Chem A. 2011 May 12; 115(18):4630-5.
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      16. Takahashi LK, Zhou J, Kostko O, Golan A, Leone SR, Ahmed M. Vacuum-ultraviolet photoionization and mass spectrometric characterization of lignin monomers coniferyl and sinapyl alcohols. J Phys Chem A. 2011 Apr 21; 115(15):3279-90.
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      17. Khistyaev K, Bravaya KB, Kamarchik E, Kostko O, Ahmed M, Krylov AI. The effect of microhydration on ionization energies of thymine. Faraday Discuss. 2011; 150:313-30; discussion 391-418.
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      18. Bravaya KB, Kostko O, Dolgikh S, Landau A, Ahmed M, Krylov AI. Electronic structure and spectroscopy of nucleic acid bases: ionization energies, ionization-induced structural changes, and photoelectron spectra. J Phys Chem A. 2010 Nov 25; 114(46):12305-17.
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      19. Kamarchik E, Kostko O, Bowman JM, Ahmed M, Krylov AI. Spectroscopic signatures of proton transfer dynamics in the water dimer cation. J Chem Phys. 2010 May 21; 132(19):194311.
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      20. Kostko O, Leone SR, Duncan MA, Ahmed M. Determination of ionization energies of small silicon clusters with vacuum ultraviolet radiation. J Phys Chem A. 2010 Mar 11; 114(9):3176-81.
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      21. Kostko O, Bravaya K, Krylov A, Ahmed M. Ionization of cytosine monomer and dimer studied by VUV photoionization and electronic structure calculations. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2010 Mar 28; 12(12):2860-72.
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      22. Chambreau SD, Vaghjiani GL, To A, Koh C, Strasser D, Kostko O, Leone SR. Heats of vaporization of room temperature ionic liquids by tunable vacuum ultraviolet photoionization. J Phys Chem B. 2010 Jan 28; 114(3):1361-7.
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      23. Strasser D, Goulay F, Belau L, Kostko O, Koh C, Chambreau SD, Vaghjiani GL, Ahmed M, Leone SR. Tunable wavelength soft photoionization of ionic liquid vapors. J Phys Chem A. 2010 Jan 21; 114(2):879-83.
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      24. Bravaya KB, Kostko O, Ahmed M, Krylov AI. The effect of pi-stacking, H-bonding, and electrostatic interactions on the ionization energies of nucleic acid bases: adenine-adenine, thymine-thymine and adenine-thymine dimers. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2010 Mar 14; 12(10):2292-307.
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      25. Kaiser RI, Maksyutenko P, Ennis C, Zhang F, Gu X, Krishtal SP, Mebel AM, Kostko O, Ahmed M. Untangling the chemical evolution of Titan's atmosphere and surface--from homogeneous to heterogeneous chemistry. Faraday Discuss. 2010; 147:429-78; discussion 527-52.
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      26. Kostko O, Kim SK, Leone SR, Ahmed M. Mass-analyzed threshold ionization (MATI) spectroscopy of atoms and molecules using VUV synchrotron radiation. J Phys Chem A. 2009 Dec 31; 113(52):14206-11.
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      27. Zhou J, Kostko O, Nicolas C, Tang X, Belau L, de Vries MS, Ahmed M. Experimental observation of guanine tautomers with VUV photoionization. J Phys Chem A. 2009 Apr 30; 113(17):4829-32.
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      28. Kostko O, Ahmed M, Metz RB. Vacuum-ultraviolet photoionization measurement and ab initio calculation of the ionization energy of gas-phase SiO2. J Phys Chem A. 2009 Feb 19; 113(7):1225-30.
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      29. Kostko O, Belau L, Wilson KR, Ahmed M. Vacuum-ultraviolet (VUV) photoionization of small methanol and methanol-water clusters. J Phys Chem A. 2008 Oct 2; 112(39):9555-62.
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      30. Kostko O, Huber B, Moseler M, von Issendorff B. Structure determination of medium-sized sodium clusters. Phys Rev Lett. 2007 Jan 26; 98(4):043401.
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      31. Yoon B, Koskinen P, Huber B, Kostko O, von Issendorff B, Häkkinen H, Moseler M, Landman U. Size-dependent structural evolution and chemical reactivity of gold clusters. Chemphyschem. 2007 Jan 8; 8(1):157-61.
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      32. Lechtken A, Schooss D, Stairs JR, Blom MN, Furche F, Morgner N, Kostko O, von Issendorff B, Kappes MM. Au34-: a chiral gold cluster? Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2007; 46(16):2944-8.
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      33. Kostko O, Wrigge G, Cheshnovsky O, von Issendorff B. Transition from a Bloch-Wilson to a free-electron density of states in Zn(n)- clusters. J Chem Phys. 2005 Dec 8; 123(22):221102.
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      34. Haberland H, Hippler T, Donges J, Kostko O, Schmidt M, von Issendorff B. Melting of sodium clusters: where do the magic numbers come from? Phys Rev Lett. 2005 Jan 28; 94(3):035701.
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      35. Häkkinen H, Moseler M, Kostko O, Morgner N, Hoffmann MA, von Issendorff B. Symmetry and electronic structure of noble-metal nanoparticles and the role of relativity. Phys Rev Lett. 2004 Aug 27; 93(9):093401.
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