1. M.R. Buitelaar, V. Kashcheyevs, P.J. Leek, V.I. Talyanskii, C.G. Smith, D. Anderson, G.A.C. Jones, J. Wei, and D.H. Cobden, Charge pumping in carbon nanotube quantum dots. - Phys. Rev. Lett., 2008, 101, 126803 (p. 1-4). pdf.

2. B. Kaestner, V. Kashcheyevs, S. Amakawa, L. Li, M.D. Blumenthal, T.J.B.M. Janssen, G. Hein, K. Pierz, T. Weimann, U. Siegner, and H.W. Schumacher, Single-parameter non-adiabatic quantized charge pumping. - Phys. Rev. B, 2008, 77, 153301 (p. 1-4). pdf.

3. S. Piskunov, E. Heifets, T. Jacob, E.A. Kotomin, D.E. Ellis, and E. Spohr, Electronic structure and thermodynamic stability of LaMnO3 and La1-xSrxMnO3 (001) surfaces: Ab initio calculations. - Phys. Rev. B, 2008, 78, 121406 (p. 1-4). pdf.

4. R.A. Evarestov, A.V. Bandura, M.V. Losev, E.A. Kotomin, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, and D. Bocharov, A first principles DFT study in UN bulk and (001) surface: comparative LCAO and PW calculations. - J. Comput. Chem., 2008, 29, p. 2079-2087. pdf.

5. V.E. Alexandrov, E.A. Kotomin, J. Maier, and R.A. Evarestov, Ab initio modeling of spin and charge ordering and lattice dynamics in CaFeO3 crystals. - J. Chem. Phys., 129, 214704 (p. 1-4). pdf.

6. E.A. Kotomin, S. Piskunov, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, R.I. Eglitis, A. Gopejenko, and D.E. Ellis, The electronic properties of an oxygen vacancy at ZrO2-terminated (001) surfaces of cubic PbZrO3: Computer simulations from the first principles. - Phys. Chem. & Chem. Phys., 2008, 10, p. 4258-4263. pdf.

7. E.A. Kotomin, Yu.A. Mastrikov, E. Heifets, and J. Maier, Adsorption of atomic and molecular oxygen on the LaMnO3(001) surface: ab initio supercell calculations and thermodynamics. - Phys. Chem. & Chem. Phys., 2008, 10, p. 4644 - 4649. pdf.

8. S. Bellucci, I. Bolesta, I. Karbovnyk, R. Hrytskiv, G. Fafilek, and A.I. Popov, Microstructure of Ag2BI4 (B = Ag, Cd) superionics studied by SEM, impedance spectroscopy and fractal dimension analysis. J. Phys.: Cond. Matter, 2008, 20 474211 (p. 1-5). pdf.

9. B. Kaestner, V. Kashcheyevs, G. Hein, K. Pierz, U. Siegner, and H. W. Schumacher, Robust single-parameter quantized charge pumping. - Appl. Phys. Lett., 2008, 92, 192106 (p. 1-3). pdf.

10. D. Gryaznov, J. Fleig, and J. Maier, An improved procedure for determining grain boundary diffusion coefficients from averaged concentration profiles. - J. Appl. Phys., 2008, 103, 063717 (p. 1-6). pdf.

11. Y. Kominis, K. Hizanidis, D. Constantinescu, and O. Dumbrajs, Explicit near-symplectic mappings of Hamiltonian systems with Lie-generating functions, J. Phys. A., 2008, 41, 115202 (p. 1-15). pdf.

12. Yu.F. Zhukovskii, E.A. Kotomin, and D.E. Ellis, A comparative ab initio study of Cu overlayers on BaTiO3(001) and MgO(001) substrates. - Phys. Stat. Solidi (b), 2008, 245, p. 980-985. pdf.

13. O. Dumbrajs, V. Igochine, and H. Zohm, Diffusion in a stochastic magnetic field in ASDEX Upgrade. - Nucl. Fusion, 2008, 48, 024011 (p. 1-7). pdf.

14. D. Constantinescu, O. Dumbrajs, V. Igochine, and B. Weyssow, On the accuracy of some mapping techniques used to study the magnetic field dynamics in tokamaks. - Nucl. Fusion, 2008, 48, 024017 (p. 1-9). pdf.

15. V. Igochine, O. Dumbrajs, H. Zohm, and the ASDEX Upgrade Team, Transition from quasiperiodicity to chaos just before sawtooth crash in the ASDEX Upgrade tokamak. - Nucl. Fusion, 2008, 48, 062001 (p. 1-5). pdf.

16. E.A. Kotomin and Yu.A. Mastrikov, First principles modelling of oxygen impurities in UN nuclear fuels. - J. Nucl. Mater., 2008, 377, p. 492-495. pdf.

17. Z. C. Ioannidis, G. P. Latsas, I. G. Tigelis, and O. Dumbrajs, TM modes in coaxial cavities with inner surface corrugations. - IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., 2008, 36, p. 2613-2617.

18. O. Dumbrajs and T. Idehara, Hysteresis in mode competition in high power 170 GHz gyrotron for ITER. - Int. J. Infrared Milimeter Waves, 2008, 29, p. 232-239.

19. Z.C. Ioannidis, O. Dumbrajs, and I.G. Tigelis, Linear and non-linear inserts for genuinely wideband continuous frequency tunable coaxial gyrotron cavities. - Int. J. Infrared Milimeter Waves, 2008, 29, p. 416-423.

20. Yu.F. Zhukovskii, E.A. Kotomin, P. Balaya, and J. Maier, Enhanced interfacial lithium storage in nanocomposites of transition metals with LiF and Li2O. - Solid State Sciences, 2008, 10, p. 491-495.

21. E.A. Kotomin, D. Gryaznov, R.W. Grimes, D. Parfitt, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, Yu.A. Mastrikov, P. van Uffelen, V.V. Rondinella, and R.J.M. Konings, First-principles modelling of radiation defects in advanced nuclear fuels. - Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Research B, 2008, 266, p. 2671-2675.

22. G. Zvejnieks and E.E. Tornau, Simulation of reaction-induced phase separation in surface alloy. - Acta Phys. Polonica, 2008, 113, 1099 (p. 1-4).

23. V.E. Alexandrov, R.A. Evarestov, E.A. Kotomin, and J. Maier, Ab initio study of bulk and surface iron defects in SrTiO3. - J. Phys: Conf. Ser., 2008, 117, 012001 (p. 1-6).

24. E.A. Kotomin, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, S. Piskunov, and D.E. Ellis, Hybrid DFT calculations of the F centers in ABO3 perovskites. - J. Phys: Conf. Ser., 2008, 117, 012019 (p. 1-6).

25. E.A. Kotomin, Yu.A. Mastrikov, E. Heifets, R. Merkle, J. Fleig, J. Maier, A. Gordon, and J.Felsteiner, First principles modeling of SOFC cathode. - Electrochem. Soc. Trans., 2008, 13 (26), p. 301-306.

26. V. Kashcheyevs, Low-frequency excitation of double quantum dots. - SPIE Proceedings, 2008, 7142, 714206 (p. 1-9). pdf.

27. D. Bocharov, A. Kuzmin, J. Purans, and Yu.F. Zhukovskii, Quantum chemistry studies of the O K-edge X-ray absorption in WO3 and AWO3. - SPIE Proceedings, 2008, 71420T (p. 1-9). pdf.

28. G. Zvejnieks and E.E. Tornau, Modeling of phase separation in Au-Ni surface alloy. - Proc. ICTF14&RSD2008 (Proc. 14th Int. Conf. Thin Films, Gent, Belgium, 2008), 2008, p. 358-361.

29. O. Dumbrajs, V. Igochine, H. Zohm, and ASDEX Upgrade Team, Hysteresis in sawtooth crash in ASDEX upgrade tokamak. - The Open Plasma Physics Journal, 2008, 1, p. 9-13.

30. Yu.N. Shunin, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, and S. Bellucci, Simulation on properties of carbon nanotubes using effective media approach. - Computer Modelling and New Technologies (Latvia), 2008, 12 (2), p. 66-77.

31. V.I. Florovs, A. Cebers, D. Docenko, D. Bocharov, P. Nazarov, J. Timoshenko, and V. Kashcheyevs, The 33rd Open Olympiade of Latvia in physics. - The Starry Sky, 2008, 202, p. 43-51.

Publications of staff members supported only by foreigh partners

1. R.I. Eglitis and D. Vanderbilt, First-principles calculations of atomic and electronic structure of SrTiO3 (001) and (011) surfaces. - Phys. Rev. B, 2008, 77, 195408 (p. 1-10). pdf.

2. R.I. Eglitis and D. Vanderbilt, Ab initio calculations of the atomic and electronic structure of CaTiO3 (001) and (011) surfaces. - Phys. Rev. B, 2008, 78, 155420 (p. 1-11). pdf.