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Pavel Cejnar: Scientific Publications
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A Condensed Course of Quantum Mechanics
P. Cejnar
Karolinum Press, Prague 2013
ISBN 9788024623214, ISBN 9788024623498 (pdf)
[a concise textbook on nonrelativistic quantum mechanics, 216 pages, 136 drawings]
description at the Karolinum Press,
description at the University of Chicago Press

Papers in journals with impact factor

Exceptional points near first and secondorder quantum phase transitions
P. Stránský, M. Dvořák, P. Cejnar
submitted to Physical Review E (2017)
[14 pages, regular article]
see quantph/1710.07553

Monodromy in Dicke superradiance
M. Kloc, P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 50 (2017) 315205
[16 pages, regular article]
abstract,
see also quantph/1702.07224

Quantum phases and entanglement properties of an extended Dicke model
M. Kloc, P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
Annals of Physics 382 (2017) 85
[27 pages, regular article]
abstract,
see also quantph/1609.02758

Heat capacity for systems with excitedstate quantum phase transitions
P. Cejnar, P. Stránský
Physics Letters A 381 (2017) 984
[7 pages, letter]
abstract,
see also quantph/1612.00613

Quantum phase transitions in the collective degrees of freedom: nuclei and other manybody systems
P. Cejnar, P. Stránský
Physica Scripta 91 (2016) 083006
[20 pages, invited comment in a focus issue on the occassion of the 40 year anniversary of the Nobel Prize in nuclear theory]
abstract

Classification of excitedstate quantum phase transitions for arbitrary number of degrees of freedom
P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
Physics Letters A 380 (2016) 2637
[7 pages, letter]
abstract,
see also quantph/1606.06631

Excitedstate quantum phase transitions in finite manybody systems
P. Cejnar, P. Stránský, M. Kloc
Physica Scripta 90 (2015) 114015
[7 pages, conference contribution]
abstract

Geometric criterion for chaos in collective dynamics of nuclei
P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
Physica Scripta 90 (2015) 114014
[8 pages, conference contribution]
abstract

Study of a curvaturebased criterion for chaos in Hamiltonian systems with two degrees of freedom
P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 48 (2015) 125102
[16 pages, regular article]
abstract

Excitedstate quantum phase transitions in systems with two degrees of freedom: II. Finitesize effects
P. Stránský, M. Macek, A. Leviatan, P. Cejnar
Annals of Physics 356 (2015) 57
[26 pages, regular article]
abstract

Excitedstate quantum phase transitions in systems with two degrees of freedom: Level density, level dynamics, thermal properties
P. Stránský, M. Macek, P. Cejnar
Annals of Physics 345 (2014) 73
[25 pages, regular article]
abstract

Excitedstate phase transition and onset of chaos in quantum optical models
P. PérezFernández, A. Relano, J.M. Arias, P. Cejnar, J. Dukelsky, J.E. GarcíaRamos
Physical Review E 83 (2011) 046208
[5 pages, regular article]
abstract

Quantum quench influenced by an excitedstate phase transition
P. PérezFernández, P. Cejnar, J.M. Arias, J. Dukelsky, J. E. GarcíaRamos, A. Relano
Physical Review A 83 (2011) 033802
[14 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also quantph/1012.3001

Symmetry vs. chaos in collective dynamics
P. Cejnar, M. Macek, P. Stránský
International Journal of Modern Physics E 20 (2011) 213
[6 pages, conference contribution]
abstract

Regularityinduced separation of intrinsic and collective dynamics
M. Macek, J. Dobeš, P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
Physical Review Letters 105 (2010) 072503
[4 pages, letter]
abstract

Quantum phase transitions in the shapes of atomic nuclei
P. Cejnar, J. Jolie, R.F. Casten
Reviews of Modern Physics 82 (2010) 2155
[58 pages, review article]
abstract

Occurrence of highlying rotational bands in the interacting boson model
M. Macek, J. Dobeš, P. Cejnar
Physical Review C 82 (2010) 014308
[11 pages, regular article]
abstract

Transition from gammarigid to gammasoft dynamics in the interacting boson model: Quasicriticality and
quasidynamical symmetry
M. Macek, J. Dobeš, P. Cejnar
Physical Review C 80 (2009) 014319
[15 pages, regular article]
abstract

Quantum chaos in the nuclear collective model: II. Peres lattices
P. Stránský, P. Hruška, P. Cejnar
Physical Review E 79 (2009) 066201
[12 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also quantph/0902.4155

Quantum chaos in the nuclear collective model: Classicalquantum correspondence
P. Stránský, P. Hruška, P. Cejnar
Physical Review E 79 (2009) 046202
[12 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also quantph/0902.3983

Quantum phase transitions and nuclear structure
P. Cejnar, P. Stránský, M. Macek
International Journal of Modern Physics E 18 (2009) 965
[10 pages, conference contribution]
abstract

Peres lattices in nuclear structure
M. Macek, P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
International Journal of Modern Physics E 18 (2009) 1058
[4 pages, conference contribution]
abstract, see also nuclth/0810.2949

Quantum phase transitions in the interacting boson model
P. Cejnar, J. Jolie
Progress in Particle and Nuclear Physics 62 (2009) 210
[47 pages, review article]
abstract, see also nuclth/0807.3467

Impact of quantum phase transitions on excitedlevel dynamics
P. Cejnar, P. Stránský
Physical Review E 78 (2008) 031130
[5 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also quantph/0807.3649

Excited state quantum phase transitions in manybody systems
M.A. Caprio, P. Cejnar, F. Iachello
Annals of Physics (N.Y.) 323 (2008) 1106
[30 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also quantph/0707.0325

Coulomb analogy for nonhermitian degeneracies near quantum phase transitions
P. Cejnar, S. Heinze, M. Macek
Physical Review Letters 99 (2007) 100601
[4 pages, letter]
abstract, see also quantph/0707.2473

Order and chaos in the interacting boson model
M. Macek, P. Stránský, P. Cejnar
Physics of Atomic Nuclei 70 (2007) 1592 [Yadernaya fizika]
[5 pages, conference contribution]

Order and chaos in the geometric collective model
P. Stránský, P. Cejnar, M. Macek
Physics of Atomic Nuclei 70 (2007) 1572 [Yadernaya fizika]
[5 pages, conference contribution]

Classical and quantum properties of the semiregular arc inside the Casten triangle
M. Macek, P. Stránský, P. Cejnar, S. Heinze, J. Jolie, J. Dobeš
Physical Review C 75 (2007) 064318
[13 pages, regular article]
abstract

Phase structure of interacting boson models in arbitrary dimension
P. Cejnar, F. Iachello
Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 40 (2007) 581
[15 pages, regular article]
abstract

Classical chaos in the geometric collective model
P. Stránský, M. Kurian, P. Cejnar
Physical Review C 74 (2006) 014306
[13 pages, regular article]
abstract

Monodromy and excitedstate quantum phase transitions in integrable systems: collective vibrations of nuclei
P. Cejnar, M. Macek, S. Heinze, J. Jolie, J. Dobeš
Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 39 (2006) L515
[7 pages, letter to the editor]
abstract (full text free)

Evolution of spectral properties along the O(6)U(5) transition in the interacting boson model. II. Classical trajectories
M. Macek, P. Cejnar, J. Jolie, S. Heinze
Physical Review C 73 (2006) 014307
[11 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also nuclth/0504017

Evolution of spectral properties along the O(6)U(5) transition in the interacting boson model. I. Level dynamics
S. Heinze, P. Cejnar, J. Jolie, M. Macek
Physical Review C 73 (2006) 014306
[10 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also
nuclth/0504016

Prolateoblate shapephase transition in the O(6) description of nuclear rotation
G. Thiamova, P. Cejnar
Nuclear Physics A 765 (2006) 97
[15 pages, regular article]
abstract

Thermodynamic analogy for quantum phase transitions at zero temperature
P. Cejnar, S. Heinze, J. Dobeš
Physical Review C 71 (2005) 011304(R)
[5 pages, rapid communication]
abstract, see also nuclth/0406060

Experimental confirmation of AlhassidWhelan arc of regularity
J. Jolie, R.F. Casten, P. Cejnar, S. Heinze, E.A. McCutchan, N.V. Zamfir
Physical Review Letters 93 (2004) 132501
[4 pages, letter]
abstract

Regular and chaotic vibrations of deformed nuclei with increasing gamma rigidity
P. Cejnar, P. Stránský
Physical Review Letters 93 (2004) 102502
[4 pages, letter]
abstract

Rotationdriven sphericaltodeformed transition in A=100 nuclei and the cranked interacting boson model
P. Cejnar, J. Jolie
Physical Review C 69 (2004) 011301(R)
[4 pages, rapid communication]
abstract

Dynamical and invariant supersymmetry in the fermion pairing problem
P. Cejnar, H.B. Geyer
Physical Review C 68 (2003) 054324
[9 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also nuclth/0306058

Groundstate shape phase transitions in nuclei: thermodynamic analogy and finiteN effects
P. Cejnar, S. Heinze, J. Jolie
Physical Review C 68 (2003) 034326
[17 pages, regular article]
abstract

Triple point of nuclear deformation and Landau theory
J. Jolie, S. Heinze, P. Cejnar
Revista Mexicana de Física 49, Suppl.4 (2003) 29
[5 pages, conference contribution]
abstract

Landau theory of shape phase transitions in the cranked interacting boson model
P. Cejnar
Physical Review Letters 90 (2003) 112501
[4 pages, letter]
abstract

Triple point of nuclear deformations
J. Jolie, P. Cejnar, R.F. Casten, S. Heinze, A. Linnemann, V. Werner
Physical Review Letters 89 (2002) 182502
[4 pages, letter]
abstract

Microscopic framework for dynamical supersymmetry in nuclei
P. Cejnar, H.B. Geyer
Physical Review C 65 (2002) 044313
[13 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also nuclth/0112077

Shapephase transitions in rotating nuclei via cranking the interacting boson model
P. Cejnar
Physical Review C 65 (2002) 044312
[8 pages, regular article]
abstract

Equivalent potentials of the geometric collective model and interacting boson model
P. Cejnar, W.T. Chou, N.V. Zamfir, R.F. Casten
Physical Review C 64 (2001) 054305
[5 pages, regular article]
abstract

Parameter symmetries of quantum manybody systems
P. Cejnar, H.B. Geyer
Physical Review C 64 (2001) 034307
[7 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also nuclth/0110042

Universal anharmonicity and vibrational anomaly in nuclei
P. Cejnar, J. Jolie, J. Kern
Physical Review C 63 (2001) 047304
[4 pages, brief communication]
abstract

Decoherence and thermalization in a simple bosonic system
P. Cejnar, V. Zelevinsky, V.V. Sokolov
Physical Review E 63 (2001) 036127
[9 pages, regular article]
abstract

Quantum phase transitions studied within the interacting boson model
P. Cejnar, J. Jolie
Physical Review E 61 (2000) 6237
[11 pages, regular article]
abstract

Phase coexistence in the interacting boson model and 152Sm
J. Jolie, P. Cejnar, J. Dobeš
Physical Review C 60 (1999) 061303(R)
[5 pages, rapid communication]
abstract

Should the Casten triangle be a pentagon?
J. Jolie, P. Cejnar
Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics 25 (1999) 843
[3 pages, conference contribution]
abstract

Wavefunction entropy and dynamical symmetry breaking in the interacting boson model
P. Cejnar, J. Jolie
Physical Review E 58 (1998) 387
[13 pages, regular article]
abstract, see also chaodyn/9802024

Dynamicalsymmetry content of transitional IBM1 hamiltonians
P. Cejnar, J. Jolie
Physics Letters B 420 (1998) 241
[7 pages, letter]
abstract

Complexity of perturbation functions for E2+M1 hyperfine interactions
P. Cejnar, I. Procházka
Hyperfine Interactions 116 (1998) 41
[11 pages, regular article]
abstract

Facility and method for studying twostep gamma cascades in thermal neutron capture
J. Honzátko, K. Konečný, I. Tomandl, J. Vacík, F. Bečvář, P. Cejnar
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 376 (1996) 434
[9 pages, regular article]
abstract

Calculation of the spin deorientation in (alpha, 2n gamma) reactions
P. Cejnar, S. Drissi, J. Kern
Nuclear Physics A 602 (1996) 225
[19 pages, regular article]
abstract

Gammaray strength functions at finite temperature
P. Cejnar
Physical Review C 52 (1995) 919
[7 pages, regular article]
abstract

E1 and M1 strengths studied from twostep gamma cascades following capture of thermal neutrons in 162Dy
F. Bečvář, P. Cejnar, J. Honzátko, K. Konečný, I. Tomandl, R.E.Chrien
Physical Review C 52 (1995) 1278
[17 pages, regular article]
abstract

Twostep gamma cascades following thermal neutron capture in 143,145Nd
J. Honzátko, K. Konečný, I. Tomandl, F. Bečvář, P. Cejnar
Physica Scripta T56 (1995) 253
[3 pages, conference contribution]
abstract

Monte Carlo analysis of (alpha, xn gamma)feeding intensities in Cd nuclei
P. Cejnar, J. Kern
Nuclear Physics A 561 (1993) 317
[26 pages, regular article]
abstract

On nuclear spin determinations from statistical feeding intensities in (particle, xn) fusion reactions
J. Kern, P. Cejnar, W. Zipper
Nuclear Physics A 554 (1993) 246
[11 pages, regular article]
abstract

Test of photon strength functions by a method of twostep cascades
F. Bečvář, P. Cejnar, R.E. Chrien, J. Kopecký
Physical Review C 46 (1992) 1276
[12 pages, regular article]
abstract

Angular distributions of gammarays from four resonances of the 55Mn(p,gamma)56Fe reaction
M.X. Trung, J. Lipták, F. Stěrba, P. Cejnar, F. Stěrbová
Czechoslovak Journal of Physics 42 (1992) 499
[14 pages, regular article]
Popularisation article

Regular and chaotic collective modes in nuclei
P. Cejnar, P. Stránský, M. Macek
Nuclear Physics News 21 (2011) 22
[6 pages, feature article]
abstract,
and the whole journal issue
Conference contributions
♦ Workshop on ExcitedState Quantum Phase Transitions, Trento (Italy) 2015 (organized by P. Cejnar and T. Brandes)
unpublished [talk]
♦ Workshops on Quantum Phase Transitions in Nuclear & Finite ManyBody Systems
 Praha (Czechia) 2016 (organized by P. Cejnar, P. Stránský and M. Kloc)
unpublished [coauthor]
 Sevilla (Spain) 2014
unpublished [talk]
 Darmstadt (Germany) 2012
unpublished [2 talks]
 Istanbul (Turkey) 2009
unpublished [talk]
 Sofia (Bulgaria) 2007
unpublished [talk]
 Athens (Greece) 2006
unpublished [talk]
 Camerino (Italy) 2005
Internal publication of the University of Camerino, ed. G. Lo Bianco, p. 69
Quantum phase transitions for excited states: O(6)U(5) evolution in the interacting boson model [6 pages, talk]
 Berkeley (USA) 2004
unpublished [3 contributions]
♦ Workshops "Nuclei and Mesoscopic Physics"
 East Lansing, Michigan (USA) 2017
AIP Conference Proceedings, to be published
Excitedstate quantum phase transitions and their manifestations in an extended Dicke model
[10 pages, coauthor]
 East Lansing, Michigan (USA) 2011
unpublished [talk]
 East Lansing, Michigan (USA) 2004
AIP Conference Proceedings 777 (2005), ed. V. Zelevinsky, p.189
Thermodynamic analogy for structural phase transitions
[10 pages, talk],
abstract,
see also nuclth/0501041
♦ Nuclear Physics Workshop "Marie & Pierre Curie"
 Kazimierz Dolny (Poland) 2014
Physica Scripta 90 (2015) 114014, 114015; see above
Excitedstate quantum phase transitions in finite manybody systems [talk],
Geometric criterion for chaos in collective dynamics of nuclei [coauthor]
 Kazimierz Dolny (Poland) 2010
International Journal of Modern Physics E 20 (2011) 2013; see above
Symmetry vs. chaos in collective dynamics [talk]
 Kazimierz Dolny (Poland) 2008
International Journal of Modern Physics E 18 (2009) 965, 1058; see above
Quantum phase transitions and nuclear structure [talk],
Peres lattices in nuclear structure [coauthor]
♦ Workshops and Schools in Mexico
 LatinAmerican School of Physics Marcos Moshinsky ELAF, Mexico City (Mexico) 2013
AIP Conference Proceedins 1575 (2014), p.23
Understanding chaos via nuclei [27 pages, series of 5 lectures]
abstract, see also nuclth/1410.3618
 Beauty in Physics (in honor of F. Iachello), Cocoyoc (Mexico) 2012
AIP Conference Proceedings 1488 (2012), pp. 309, 318
Excited state quantum phase transitions and chaos in the Dicke model
[6 pages, coauthor]
abstract
Decoherence and quantum quench: Their relationship with excited state quantum phase transitions [9 pages, coauthor]
abstract
 Symposium on Nuclear Physics, Cocoyoc (Mexico) 2011
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 322 (2011) 012012
Quantum phase transitions in finite algebraic systems [8 pages, talk]
abstract
 Symposium on Nuclear Physics, Cocoyoc (Mexico) 2010
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 239 (2010) 012002
Chaotic dynamics in collective models of nuclei [7 pages, coauthor]
abstract
 Symposium on Nuclear Physics, Taxco (Mexico) 2003
Revista Mexicana de Fisica 49 (2003) Suppl.4, p.29, see above
Triple point of nuclear deformation and Landau theory [coauthor]
♦ Capture Gamma Ray Spectroscopy and Related Topics
 Cologne (Germany) 2008
AIP Conference Proceedings 1090 (2009), ed. A. Blazhev, J. Jolie, N. Warr, A. Zilges, pp. 169, 174
Quantum phase transitions for excited states [5 pages, talk]
abstract
Peres lattices in nuclear structure and beyond [5 pages, coauthor]
abstract
 Notre Dame (USA) 2005
AIP Conference Proceedings 819 (2006), ed. A. Woehr, A. Aprahamian, pp. 487, 570
Regular and chaotic nuclear vibrations [6 pages, talk]
abstract
Classical chaos in the interacting boson model [2 pages, coauthor],
abstract
 Průhonice near Prague (Czechia) 2002 (organized by J. Kvasil, F. Bečvář, M. Krtička and P. Cejnar)
World Scientific 2003, ed. J. Kvasil, P. Cejnar, M. Krtička, pp. 36, 43
Microscopic foundations of nuclear supersymmetry [8 pages, coauthor]
see also nuclth/0211081
Landau theory of phase transitions and nuclear groundstate deformation [7 pages, coauthor]
 Santa Fe (USA) 1999
AIP Conference Proceedings 529 (2000), ed. S. Wender, pp. 639, 728
Nuclear shapephase transitions studied within the interacting boson model1 [3 pages, poster]
Photon strength functions studied with the method of twostep cascades [3 pages, coauthor]
 Budapest (Hungary) 1996
Springer Hungarica 1997, ed. G.L. Molnár, T. Belgya, Zs. Révay, pp.270, 460
Nearly complete level schemes of 72,73,74As [4 pages, coauthor]
Simulation of the spin deorientation in fusion reactions [7 pages, talk]
 Fribourg (Switzerland) 1993
World Scientific 1994, ed. J. Kern, pp. 542, 572, 590
The influence of collective E2 transitions on sidefeeding intensities in 110,112Cd
[8 pages, talk]
Photon strength functions studied from twostep cascades following neutron capture in 145Nd and 162Dy [3 pages, coauthor]
The use of a method of twostep cascades for studying photon strength functions at intermediate gammaray energies [3 pages, coauthor]
 Asilomar (USA) 1990
AIP Conference Proceedings 238 (1991), ed. R.W. Hoff, p. 287
Distributions of photon strength in nuclei by a method of 2step cascades [11 pages, coauthor]
♦ Other Conferences and Workshops
 Workshop (school) "Selected Topics in Nuclear and Atomic Physics", Fiera di Primiero (Italy) 2013
unpublished [series of 4 lectures]
 Workshop (school) "Physics of Exceptional Points", Stellenbosch (South Africa) 2010
unpublished [2 lectures]
 Workshop on nuclear physics, Dubna (Russia) 2006
Physics of Atomic Nuclei [Yadernaya Fizika] 70 (2007) 1572, 1592; see above
Order and chaos in the geometric collective model [5 pages, coauthor]
Order and chaos in the interacting boson model [5 pages, coauthor]
 Int. Conference "Mapping the Triangle" (in honor of R. Casten), Grand Teton (USA) 2002
AIP Conference Proceedings 777 (2005), ed. A. Aprahaiman, J. Cizewski, S. Pittel et al., p.213
New interpretation of the O(6) limit of the interacting boson model
[9 pages, coauthor]
 Annual Conference of the South African Institute of Physics, Durban 2001
unpublished [talk]
 Workshop on nuclear physics, Dubna (Russia) 1999
unpublished [talk]
 3rd International Seminar on Interaction of Neutrons with Nuclei, Dubna (Russia) 1995
Internal report of JINR Dubna, p.109 [coauthor]
 Specialist's Meeting on Measurement, Calculation and Evaluation of Photon Production Data, Bologna (Italy) 1994
Proceedings, p. 81 [coauthor]
 2nd International Seminar on Interaction of Neutrons with Nuclei, Dubna (Russia) 1994
Internal report of JINR Dubna, p.154 [coauthor]
Unpublished preprint

Decoherence and efficiency of quantum error correction
M. Biskup, P. Cejnar, R. Kotecký
quantph/9608010 (1996)
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