A Gallery of Publications Featured on Covers

Ambient-light-induced intermolecular Coulombic decay in unbound pyridine monomers
S. Barik, S. Dutta, N. R. Behera, R. K. Kushawaha, Y. Sajeev, and G. Aravind
Nat Chem 14, 1098-1102 (2022)

10 Years of the ACS PHYS Astrochemistry Subdivision
R. C. Fortenberry, R. J. McMahon, and R. I. Kaiser
J Phys Chem A 126, 6571-6574 (2022)

Relationship between CH3OD Abundance and Temperature in the Orion KL Nebula
O. H. Wilkins and G. A. Blake
J Phys Chem A 126, 6473-6482 (2022)

MAY 2022
Charge Transfer Reactions between Water Isotopologues and Kr+ ions
A. Tsikritea, J. A. Diprose, J. Loreau, and B. R. Heazlewood
ACS Phys Chem Au 2, 199-205 (2022)

MAY 2022
Potential Catalytic Role of Small Heterocycles in Interstellar H2 Formation: A Laboratory Astrochemistry Study on Furan and Its Hydrogenated Forms
A. Schneiker, G. Ragupathy, G. Bazsó, and G. Tarczay
J Phys Chem A 126, 2832-2844 (2022)

APRIL 2022
Continuous Pyrolysis Microreactors: Hot Sources with Little Cooling? New Insights Utilizing Cation Velocity Map Imaging and Threshold Photoelectron Spectroscopy
P. Hemberger, X. Wu, Z. Pan, and A. Bodi
J Phys Chem A 126, 2196-2210 (2022)

XNgNSi (X = HCC, F; Ng = Kr, Xe, Rn): A New Class of Metastable Insertion Compounds Containing Ng-C/F and Ng-N Bonds and Possible Isomerization therein
G. Jana, R. Pal, and P. K. Chattaraj
J Phys Chem A 125, 10514-10523 (2021)

Adsorption of Helium on Small Cationic PAHs: Influence of Hydrocarbon Structure on the Microsolvation Pattern
A. Schiller, M. Meyer, P. Martini, F. Zappa, S. A. Krasnokutski, F. Calvo, and P. Scheier
J Phys Chem A 125, 7813-7824 (2021)

JULY 2021
Non-energetic, Low-Temperature Formation of Cα-Glycyl Radical, a Potential Interstellar Precursor of Natural Amino Acid
A. Schneiker, S. Góbi, P. R. Joshi, G. Bazsó, Y.-P. Lee, and G. Tarczay
J Phys Chem Lett 12, 6744-6751 (2021)

MAY 2021
Rydberg States of H3 and HeH as Potential Coolants for Primordial Star Formation
G. Kannan, J. R. Chien, A. J. Benjamin, N. Bhatia, and R. J. Saykally
J Phys Chem A 125, 4267-4275 (2021)

MAY 2021
An Aromatic Universe - A Physical Chemistry Perspective
R. I. Kaiser and N. Hansen
J Phys Chem A 125, 3826-3840 (2021)

APRIL 2021
Aromatics and Cyclic Molecules in Molecular Clouds: A New Dimension of Interstellar Organic Chemistry
M. C. McCarthy and B. A. McGuire
J Phys Chem A 125, 3231-3243 (2021)

MARCH 2021
Gas-phase synthesis of corannulene - a molecular building block of fullerenes
L. Zhao, S. Doddipatla, R. I. Kaiser, W. Lu, O. Kostko, M. Ahmed, L. B. Tuli, A. N. Morozov, A. H. Howlader, S. F. Wnuk, A. M. Mebel, V. N. Azyazov, R. K. Mohamed, and F. R. Fischer
Phys Chem Chem Phys 23, 5740-5749 (2021)

MARCH 2021
Energetics of Formation of Cyclacenes from 2,3-Didehydroacenes and Implications for Astrochemistry
D. Gupta, A. Omont, and H. F. Bettinger
Chem Eur J 27, 4605-4616 (2021)

Near-Infrared Spectra of High-Density Crystalline H2O Ices II, IV, V, VI, IX, and XII
C. M. Tonauer, E.-M. Köck, T. M. Gasser, V. Fuentes-Landete, R. Henn, S. Mayr, C. G. Kirchler, C. W. Huck, and T. Loerting
J Phys Chem A 125, 1062-1068 (2021)

Targeting the Rich Conformational Landscape of N-Allylmethylamine Using Rotational Spectroscopy and Quantum Mechanical Calculations
W. G. D. P. Silva, T. Poonia, and J. van Wijngaarden
Chem Phys Chem 21, 2515-2522 (2020)

JULY 2020
On the Formation of the Popcorn Flavorant 2,3-Butanedione (CH3COCOCH3) in Acetaldehyde-Containing Interstellar Ices
N. F. Kleimeier, A. M. Turner, R. C. Fortenberry, and R. I. Kaiser
Chem Phys Chem 21, 1531-1540 (2020)

Collisional Excitation of CF+ by H2: Potential Energy Surface and Rotational Cross Sections
B. Desrousseaux, E. Quintas-Sánchez, R. Dawes, and F. Lique
J Phys Chem A 123, 9637-9643 (2019)

Directed Gas-Phase Synthesis of Triafulvene under Single-Collision Conditions
A. M. Thomas, L. Zhao, C. He, G. R. Galimova, A. M. Mebel, and R. I. Kaiser
Angew Chem Int Ed 58, 15488-15495 (2019

Cyanoacetaldehyde as a building block for prebiotic formation of pyrimidines
S. Kaur and P. Sharma
Int J Quantum Chem 119, e25886 (2019)

JUNE 2019
Reactivity of the Indenyl Radical (C9H7) with Acetylene (C2H2) and Vinylacetylene (C4H4)
L. Zhao, M. B. Prendergast, R. I. Kaiser, B. Xu, W. Lu, U. Ablikim, M. Ahmed, A. D. Oleinikov, V, N.Azyazov, A. M. Mebel, A. H. Howlader, and S. F. Wnuk
Chem Phys Chem 20, 1437-1447 (2019)

APRIL 2019
Extraterrestrial prebiotic molecules: photochemistry vs. radiation chemistry of interstellar ices
C. R. Arumainayagam, R. T. Garrod, M. C. Boyer, A. K. Hay, S. T. Bao, J. S. Campbell, J. Wang, C. M. Nowak, M. R. Arumainayagama, and P. J. Hodge
Chem Soc Rev 48, 2293-2314 (2019)

MARCH 2019
Gas-Phase Synthesis of Triphenylene (C18H12)
L. Zhao, B. Xu, U. Ablikim, W. Lu, M. Ahmed, M. M. Evseev, E. K. Bashkirov, V. N. Azyazov, A. H. Howlader, S. F. Wnuk, A. M. Mebel, and R. I. Kaiser
Chem Phys Chem 20, 791-797 (2019)

An aqueously altered carbon-rich Ceres
S. Marchi, A. Raponi, T. H. Prettyman, M. C. De Sanctis, J. Castillo-Rogez, C. A. Raymond, E. Ammannito, T. Bowling, M. Ciarniello, H. Kaplan, E. Palomba, C. T. Russell, V. Vinogradoff, and N. Yamashita
Nature Astron 3, 140-145 (2019)

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