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Hans Lischka——Professor

Room B609, Building 24, Tianjin University
School of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology
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Education Experience
1969 Ph. D. University of Vienna, Austria
1972 Postdoctoral University of Karlsruhe, Germany
Professional Experience
1976-1976 Associate Professor University of Vienna
1976-1980 Associate Professor University of Vienna
1980-2008 Professor University of Vienna
2008-2010 Visiting Professor Czech Academy of Sciences
2011-2015 Research Professor Texas Tech University
2015-2016 Professor Tianjin University
Research Area

The research in the group of Lischka involves investigation of defect structures in materials with current applications to: grapheme nanoribbons, excitonic coupling and charge transfer in p-conjugated polymers as applied to photovoltaics, photostability of DNA; development of high-level quantum hemical methods and computer codes in the framework of COLUMBUS; full parallelization of MRCI method including analytic energyg radients and nonadiabatic couplings; onthe-fly nonadiabatic photodynamics (programsystemNEWTON-X) with application to biological systems including QM/MM approach.



Honors and Awards
1971 Award Prize from the Theodor-Körner Foundation
1980 Sandoz Prize for Chemistry
1980 Max Kade fellowship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences for Visiting Professor at the Ohio State University
2003 International Symposium on “Recent Developments in Computational Chemistry – Can Theory Answer Questions in Applied Natural Sciences?” In honor of 60th birthday of Hans Lischka, Vienna, June 17, 2003
2008 Special Issue Chemical Physics in honor of 65th birthday of Hans Lischka
2008 International Symposium on “Electron Correlation and Molecular Dynamics for Excited States and Photochemistry”, International Symposium in honor of Hans Lischka’s 65th birthday, July 4, 2008
2008 1st place in the “Competition for a Full Professor position in Theoretical Chemistry”, Federal University of ABC, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2014-16 Visiting Professor and host in the framework of the Brazilian Scientific Mobility Program at the Military Institute of Engineering (IME), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Highlighted Publications
Machado, F. B. C.; Aquino, A. J. A.; Lischka, H. The diverse manifold of electronic states generated by a single carbon defect in a graphene sheet: multireference calculations using a pyrene defect model. Chem. Phys. Chem. 2014, 15, 3334.
Plasser, F.; Pašalić, H.; Gerzabek, M. H.; Libisch, F.; Reiter, R.; Burgdörfer, J.; Müller, Th.; Shepard, R.; Lischka, H. The multiradical character of one- and two-dimensional graphene nanoribbons. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 2581.
Szalay, P. G.; Müller, Th.; Gidofalvi, G.; Lischka, H.; Shepard. R. Multiconfiguration self-consistent field and multireference configuration interaction methods and applications. Chem. Rev. 2012, 112, 108.
Plasser, F.; Lischka, H. Semi-classical dynamics simulations of charge transport in stacked ‐systems. J. Chem. Phys. 2011, 134, 034309.
Barbatti, M.; Aquino, A. J. A.; Szymczak, J. J.; Nachtigallová, D.; Hobza, P.; Lischka, H. On the relaxation mechanisms of UV-­‐photoexcited DNA and RNA nucleobases. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 2010, 107, 21453.
ResearcherID Publications
Year Title Author(s) Source Volume
2015 Concave or convex pi-dimers: the role of the pancake bond in substituted phenalenyl radical dimers Cui, Zhong-hua; Gupta, Abhinav; Lischka, Hans; et al. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 17
2015 Electronic Excitation Processes in Single-Strand and Double-Strand DNA: A Computational Approach Plasser, Felix; Aquino, Adelia J. A.; Lischka, Hans; et al. Photoinduced Phenomena in Nucleic Acids Ii: DNA Fragments and Phenomenological Aspects 356
2015 Hydrogen Abstraction from the Hydrazine Molecule by an Oxygen Atom Spada, Rene F. K.; Ferrao, Luiz F. A.; Rocha, Roberta J.; et al. Journal of Physical Chemistry a 119
2015 Intramolecular Charge-Transfer Excited-State Processes in 4-(N,N-Dimethylamino)benzonitrile: The Role of Twisting and the pi sigma* State Georgieva, Ivelina; Aquino, Adelia J. A.; Plasser, Felix; et al. Journal of Physical Chemistry a 119
2015 The electronic states of a double carbon vacancy defect in pyrene: a model study for graphene Machado, Francisco B. C.; Aquino, Adelia J. A.; Lischka, Hans Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 17
2015 Thermochemical and Kinetics of Hydrazine Dehydrogenation by an Oxygen Atom in Hydrazine-Rich Systems: A Dimer Model Spada, Rene F. K.; Ferrao, Luiz F. A.; Roberto-Neto, Orlando; et al. Journal of Physical Chemistry a 119
2015 Why water makes 2-aminopurine fluorescent? Barbatti, Mario; Lischka, Hans Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 17
2014 A comparison of singlet and triplet states for one- and two-dimensional graphene nanoribbons using multireference theory Horn, Shawn; Plasser, Felix; Mueller, Thomas; et al. Theoretical Chemistry Accounts 133
2014 A Multireference Configuration Interaction Study of the Photodynamics of Nitroethylene Borges, Itamar, Jr.; Aquino, Adelia J. A.; Lischka, Hans Journal of Physical Chemistry a 118
2014 Comparison of LC-TDDFT and ADC(2) Methods in Computations of Bright and Charge Transfer States in Stacked Oligothiophenes Li, Hao; Nieman, Reed; Aquino, Adelia J. A.; et al. Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation 10