Nimrod Moiseyev

Moiseyev, Nimrod   Secondary Affiliation/External Host
Topic:   Condensed Matter & Materials Physics
Job Details:  

office: Schulich Faculty of Chemistry Room: 422 Tel: 04-8293977

Research Interests: Non-Hermitian Quantum Mechanics: from foundations to applications; Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics; Resonance Phenomena

Selected publications:


  • Moiseyev,N., “Non-Hermitian Quantum Mechanics”, Cambridge University Press , 2011

  • Moiseyev,N.,”Quantum  Mechanics: From Foundations to Applications”, Volume 1 & Volume 2, Magness Press, Hebrew University, 2015


  • Moiseyev, N., & Mailybaev, A. A. (2018). Effects of Exceptional Points in PT-Symmetric Waveguides. In Parity-time Symmetry and Its Applications (pp. 237-259). Springer, Singapore.  

  • Moiseyev, N. (1997). State-of-State Transition Probabilities and Control of Laser-Induced Dynamical Processes by The (T, T’) Method. In Multiparticle Quantum Scattering With Applications to Nuclear, Atomic and Molecular Physics (pp. 225-241). Springer, New York, NY.


  • Moiseyev, N. (1998). Quantum theory of resonances: Calculating energies, widths and cross-sections by complex scaling. Physics Report, 302(5-6), 212–293.

  • Moiseyev, N. (1995). Time-Independent Scattering Theory for General Time-Dependent Hamiltonians. Comments on Atomic and Molecular Physics, 31(2), 87-108.  

  • Landau, A., Bhattacharya, D., Haritan, I., Ben-Asher, A., & Moiseyev, N. (2017). Ab initio complex potential energy surfaces from standard quantum chemistry packages. Advances in Quantum Chemistry, 74, 321-346


  • Tsinovoy A., Katz O., Landau, A. &  Moiseyev, N. (2022). Enhanced coupling of electron and nuclear spins by quantum tunneling resonances. Phys. Rev. Lett., 128(1) 013401.

  • Ben-asher, A., Simsa, D., Uhlirov, T., Sindelka, M., & Moiseyev N. (2020). Laser control of resonance tunneling via an exceptional point.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 124(25), 253202

  • Klein, A., Shagam, Y., Skomorowski, W., Zuchowski, P. S., Pawlak, M., Janssen, L. M. C, Moiseyev, N., van de Meerakker, S.Y.T, van der Avoird, A., Koch, C.P., and Narevicius, E. (2017). Directly probing anisotropy in atom-molecule collisions through quantum scattering resonances. Nature physics , 13(1), 35–38

  • Goldzak, T., Mailybaev, A. A., & Moiseyev, N. (2018). Light stops at exceptional points.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 120(1) 013901.

  • Doppler, J., Mailybaev, A. A., Bohm, J., Kuhl, U., Girschik, A., Libisch, F., Milburn, T.J., Rabl, P.,Moiseyev, N.Rotter, S. (2016). Dynamically encircling an exceptional point for asymmetric mode switching. Nature 537(7618), 76–79

  • Lee, T. E., Reiter, F., & MoiseyevN. (2014). Entanglement and spin squeezing in non-hermitian phase transitions.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 113(25) 250401

  • Balanarayan, P., & Moiseyev, N. (2013). Linear stark effect for a sulfur atom in strong high-frequency laser fields.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 110(25) 253001

  • Alfassi, B., Peleg, o., Moiseyev, N. & Segev, M. (2011). Diverging rabi oscillations in subwavelength photonic lattices. Phys. Rev. Lett., 106(7) 073901

  • Lefebvre, R., Atabek, O., Sindelka, M., & Moiseyev, N. (2009). Resonance coalescence in molecular photodissociation.  Phys. Rev.  Lett., 103(12) 123003

  • Moiseyev, N. (2009). Suppression of Feshbach resonance widths in two-dimensional waveguides and quantum dots: A lower bound for the number of bound states in the continuum.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 102(16) 167404

  • Gilary, I., Sajeev, Y., Ciappina, M. F., Croy, A., Goletz, C. M., Klaiman, S., … Moiseyev, N. (2008). Suppression of photoionization by a static field.  Phy. Rev. Lett., 101(16) 163002

  • Klaiman, S., Guenther, U., & Moiseyev, N. (2008). Visualization of branch points in pt-symmetric waveguides.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 101(8) 080402

  • Wasserman, A., & Moiseyev,N (2007). Hohenberg-kohn theorem for the lowest-energy resonance of unbound systems.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 98(9) 093003

  • Cederbaum, L., Friedman, R., Ryaboy, V., & Moiseyev, N (2003). Conical intersections and bound molecular states embedded in the continuum.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 90(1) 013001.

  • Vorobeichik, I., Narevicius, E., Rosenblum, G., Orenstein, M., & Moiseyev,N. (2003). Electromagnetic realization of orders-of-magnitude tunneling enhancement in a double well system.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 90(17) 176806

  • Averbukh, V., Osovski, S., & Moiseyev,N (2002). Controlled tunneling of cold atoms: From full suppression to strong enhancement.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 89(25) 253201.

  • Moiseyev, N., & Gluck, M. (2001). Non-hermitian delocalization from hermitian hamiltonians. Phys. Rev. E, 63(4) 041103.

  • Alon, O., Averbukh, V., & Moiseyev N,(2000). High harmonic generation of soft x-rays by carbon nanotubes.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 85(24), 5218–5221.

  • Narevicius, E., & Moiseyev,N(2000). Trapping of an electron due to molecular vibrations.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 84(8), 1681–1684.

  • Santra, R., Zobeley, J., Cederbaum, L., & Moiseyev,N (2000). Interatomic coulombic decay in van der waals clusters and impact of nuclear motion. Phys. Rev. Lett., 85(21), 4490–4493.

  • Alon, O., Averbukh, V., & Moiseyev,N(1998). Selection rules for the high harmonic generation spectra.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 80(17), 3743–3746

  • Narevicius, E., & Moiseyev,N. (1998). Fingerprints of broad overlapping resonances in the e+h-2 cross section.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 81(11), 2221–2224

  • Gluck, M., Korsch, H., & Moiseyev,N. (1998). Selective quasienergies from short time cross-correlation probability amplitudes by the filter-diagonalization method. Phys. Rev. E, 58(1), 376–381.

  • Moiseyev,N.  & Weinhold, F. (1997). High harmonic generation spectra of neutral helium by the complex-scaled (t,t’) method: Role of dynamical electron correlation. Phys. Rev.Lett., 78(11), 2100–2103

  • Moiseyev, M. , Korsch, H., & Mirbach, B. (1995). Classical and quantum chaos in molecular rotational excitation by ac electric fields. Z. Phys. D-Atoms Mol. Clusters, 29(2),  125-138.

  • Averbukh, V., Moiseyev, M , Mirbach, B., & Korsch, H. (1995). Dynamical tunneling through a chaotic region. Z. Phys. D-Atoms Mol. Clusters, 35(4), 247–256.

  • Bental, N., Moiseyev, N. , Fishman, S., Bensch, F., & Korsch, H. (1993). Weak localization in a chaotic periodically driven anharmonic-oscillator. Phys. Rev. E, 47(3), 1646–1649.