Publications

Submitted
1. E. Prodan, Symmetry breaking in the self-consistent models: Lessons from an exactly solvable model, under review by J. Phys: Cond. Matt.

2011
6. D. Shulman and E. Prodan, Robust extended states in a topological bulk model with even spin-Chern invariant, under review by Phys. Rev. Lett.
5. E. Prodan, Manifestly gauge independent formulations of the Z2 invariants, Phys. Rev. B 83, 235115 (2011). (Editors' Suggestion)
4. T. L. Hughes, E. Prodan and B. A. Bernevig, Inversion symmetric topological insulators, Phys. Rev. B 83, 245132 (2011).
3. E. Prodan, Three-dimensional phase diagram of disordered HgTe/CdTe quantum spin-Hall wells, Phys. Rev. B 83, 195119 (2011). (Editors’ Suggestion + Synopsis)
2. E. Prodan, Disordered topological insulators: A non-commutative geometry perspective, J. Phys. A: Math & Theor 44, 113001 (2011). (Topical Review)
1. N. Berg, K. Joel and M. Koolyk and E. Prodan, Topological phonon modes in filamentary structures, Phys. Rev. E 83, 021913 (2011).

2010
5. E. Prodan, Raising the temperature on Density Functional Theory, Physics 3, 99 (2010).
4. J. Zuloaga, E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Quantum Plasmonics: Optical properties and tunability of metallic nanorods, ACS Nano 4, 5269 (2010).
3. E. Prodan, T.L. Hughes and B.A. Bernevig, Entanglement spectrum of a disordered topological Chern insulator, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 115501 (2010).
2. E. Prodan, Non-commutative tools for topological insulators, New J. Phys. 12, 065003 (2010).
1. E. Prodan and A. LeVee, Tunneling devices with semi-conducting leads, Phys. Rev. B 81, 085307 (2010).

2009
8. E. Prodan and C. Prodan, Topological phonon modes and their role in dynamic instability of microtubules, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 248101 (2009).
7. E. Prodan and F.D.M. Haldane, Mapping the braiding properties of the Moore-Read state, Phys. Rev. B 80, 11512 (2009) [selected as Editor’s choice].
6. E. Prodan, Robustness of the Spin-Chern number, Phys. Rev. B 80, 125327 (2009). [selected by Virtual J. Nanoscale Sci. & Techn.]
5. E. Prodan, The edge spectrum of Chern insulators with rough edges, J. Math. Phys. 50, 083517 (2009).
4. E. Prodan and R. Car, Theory of tunneling transport in periodic chains, Phys. Rev. B 80, 035124 (2009).
3. J. Zuloaga, E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Quantum description of the plasmon resonances in a nanoparticle dimer, Nano Letters 9, 887-891 (2009).
2. E. Prodan, An edge Index for the Quantum Spin Hall Effect, Journal of Phys. A: Math. Theor. 42 082001 (2009) [Fast Track Communication].
1. E. Prodan, Topological quantization of ensemble averages, Journal of Phys. A: Math. Theor. 42, 065207 (2009).

2008
3. E. Prodan, C. Prodan and J.H. Miller, The dielectric response of spherical live cells in suspension: An analytic solution, Biophysics Journal 95, 4174 (2008).
2. J. Wang, E. Prodan, R. Car and A. Selloni, Band alignment in molecular devices: Influence of anchoring group and metal work function, Phys. Rev. B 77, 245443 (2008) [selected by Virtual J. Nanoscale Sci. & Techn.]
1. E. Prodan and R. Car, Tunneling conductance of amine linked alkyl chains, Nano Letters 8, 1771 (2008).

2007
1. E. Prodan and R. Car, DC Conductance of Molecular Wires, Phys. Rev. B 76, 115102 (2007).

2006
3. E. Prodan, Nearsightedness of electronic matter in one dimension, Phys. Rev. B 73, 085108 (2006).
2. E. Prodan, Analytic structure of Bloch functions for linear molecular chains, Phys. Rev. B 73, 035128 (2006).
1. E. Prodan, R. Garcia and M. Putinar, Norm estimates of complex symmetric operators applied to quantum systems, J. Phys. A: Math. and Gen. 39, 389-400 (2006).

2005
2. E. Prodan and W. Kohn, Nearsightedness of electronic matter, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 102, 11635-11638 (2005).
1. E. Prodan, Symmetry breaking in the self-consistent Kohn-Sham equations, J. Phys. A: Math. and Gen. 38, 5647-5657 (2005).

2004
1. P. Nordlander and E. Prodan, Plasmon hybridization in nanoparticles near metallic surfaces, Nano Lett. 4, 2209-2213 (2004).
2. P. Nordlander, C. Oubre, E. Prodan, K. Li and M.I. Stockman, Plasmon hybridization in nanoparticle dimers, Nano Lett. 4, 899-903 (2004).
3. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Plasmon hybridization in spherical nanoparticles, J. Chem. Phys. 120, 5444-5454 (2004).

2003
7. E. Prodan, C. Radloff, N.J. Halas and P. Nordlander, A hybridization model for the plasmon response of complex nanostructures, Science 302, 419-422 (2003) [selected by Virtual J. Nanoscale Sci. & Techn.]
6. E. Prodan, P. Nordlander and N.J. Halas, Electronic structure and optical properties of gold nanoshells, Nano Lett. 3, 1411-1415 (2003).
5. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Structural tunability of the plasmon resonances in metallic nanoshells, Nano Lett. 3, 543-547 (2003).
4. E. Prodan, N.J. Halas and P. Nordlander, Effects of dielectric screening on the optical properties of metallic nanoshells, Chem. Phys. Lett. 368, 94-101 (2003).
3. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, On the Kohn-Sham equations with periodic background potentials, J. Stat. Phys. 111, 967-992 (2003).
2. P. Nordlander and E. Prodan, Electronic structure and optical properties of metallic nanoshells, Proc. SPIE 5221, 151-163 (2003).
1. E. Prodan: Theoretical investigations of the electronic structure and optical properties of metallic nanoshells, PhD Thesis, Rice University, (2003).

2002
3. E. Prodan, Allen Lee and P. Nordlander, The effect of a dielectric core and embedding medium on the polarizability of metallic nanoshells, Chem. Phys. Lett. 360, 325-332 (2002).
2. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Electronic structure and polarizability of metallic nanoshells, Chem. Phys. Lett. 352, 140-146 (2002).
1. P. Nordlander and E. Prodan, Optical properties of metallic nanoshells, Proc. SPIE 4810, 91-98 (2002).

2001
4. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Exchange and correlations effects in small metallic nanoshells, Chem. Phys. Lett. 349, 153-160 (2001).
3. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Hartree approximation I: The fixed point approach, J. Math. Phys. 42, 3390-3406 (2001).
2. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Hartree approximation II: The thermodynamic limit, J. Math. Phys. 42, 3407-3423 (2001).
1. E. Prodan and P. Nordlander, Hartree approximation III: The symmetry breaking, J. Math. Phys. 42, 3424-3438 (2001).

2000
5. J. H. Miller, C. Ordonez and E. Prodan, Time-Correlated Soliton Tunneling in Charge and Spin Density Waves, Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 1555-1558 (2000).
4. E. Prodan, Cluster Expansion: Explicit Estimates, J. Math. Phys. 41, 787-804 (2000).
3. JH. Miller, E. Prodan, R.K. Chu and C. Ordonez, Time-correlated tunneling of solitons in charge and spin density waves, Physica C 341, 763-764 (2000).
2. C. Prodan, J.R. Claycomb, E. Prodan and JH. Miller), High-Tc SQUID-based impedance spectroscopy of living cell suspensions, Physica C 341, 2693-2694 (2000).
1. J.H. Miller, C. Ordonez and E. Prodan, Time-correlated macroscopic quantum tunneling of density wave solitons,å Physica B. 284, 1898-1899 (2000).

1999
4. E. Prodan, Spontaneous Transitions in Quantum Mechanics, J. Phys. A: Math. and General 32, 4877-4881 (1999).
3. E. Prodan, Transfer matrices for scalar fields on curved spaces, J. Math. Phys 40, 1400-1405 (1999).
2. C. Prodan and E. Prodan, The Dielectric behavior of living cell suspensions, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 32, 335-343 (1999).
1. J.H. Miller, C. Ordonez and E. Prodan, Theory of time-correlated tunneling of density wave solitons, Journal de Physique IV. 9, 171-173 (1999).

1998
1. E. Prodan, The Laplace-Beltrami operator on surfaces with axial symmetry, J. Phys. A: Mathematical and General 31, 4289-4300, (1998).

1996
1. E. Prodan: The Laplace-Beltrami operator on closed, 2-dimensional Riemannian surfaces, Master Thesis, Univ. of Bucharest, (1996).

1995
1. E. Prodan: Topological analysis of the Gauge Fields, BS Thesis, Univ. of Bucharest, (1995).