Steven Stolte

Emeritus Professor in Physical Chemistry, Laser Center and Department of Chemistry, FEW Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 1081HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands;
Professor in Molecular Physics, Institute of Atomic and Molecular Physics, Jilin University,  Changchun 130012, China;
Senior Chair Triangle de la Physique, Laboratoire Francis Perrin, CEA/DSM/DRECAM/SPAM-CNRS URA 2453, CEA/Saclay, bât. 462, F-91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France

http://www.chem.vu.nl/en/research/Division-physical-chemistry/staff/stolte/index.asp
Email: Stolte@chem.vu.nl


Research Interests:
Dynamics of chemical reactions in the gas phase and at a surface, Molecular orientation en alignment and quantum effects in rotationally inelastic collisions, Molecular Spectroscopy.

Selected publications:

  1. A. Gijsbertsen, H. Linnartz, C. A. Taatjes, and S. Stolte, Quantum Interference as the Source of Steric Asymmetry and Parity Propensity Rules in NO-Rare Gas Inelastic Scattering, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 128 (2006) 8777.
  2. A. Gijsbertsen, H. Linnartz, G. Rus, A. E. Wiskerke, S. Stolte, D. W. Chandler, and J.Klos, Differential cross sections for collisions of hexapole state-selected NO with He, J. Chem. Phys. 123 (2005) 224305.
  3. O. Ghafur, A. Rouzée, A. Gijsbertsen, W. Siu, S. Stolte and M. J. J. Vrakking, Impulsive orientation and alignment of quantum state-selected NO molecules, Nature Physics, 5 (2009)1225.
  4. H. Ueta, I. M. N. Groot, M. A. Gleeson, S. Stolte, G. C. McBane, L. B. F. Juurlink, and  A. W. Kleyn, CO Blocking of D2 Dissociative Adsorption on Ru(0001), ChemPhysChem 9 (2008) 2372-2378.
  5. E. A. Volkers, J. Bulthuis, S. Stolte, R. Jost, and H. Linnartz, High resolution electronic study of 16O14N16O, 16O14N18O and 18O14N18O: A rovibronic survey covering 11800-14380 cm-1, J. Mol. Spectrosc. 237 (2006) 259.