Rui da Silva

Early Stage Researcher – Universidad Autonoma De Madrid
Nationality – Portuguese
Email – rui.silva (at)

Starting date: 01/07/2011
left project: 01/31/2013

Research topic: Study of diatomic molecules under short intense laser pulses




Research abstract:
I am studying multiphoton ionization and strong field ionization in the H2+ molecule solving the TDSE numerically. The goal is to extract information about the correlation between electronic and nuclear dynamics.


2011 – present: Early Stage Researcher, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain)
2010 – 2011: Erasmus Mundus Scholarship
2010 – 2012: M.Sc in Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain)
2010: B.Sc in Physics, Universidade do Porto (Portugal)

Research interests:
Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics, Multiphoton Ionization, Laser-Atom interaction under Strong Intense Fields

- R. E. F. Silva, P. Rivière and F. Martín, Phys. Rev. A 85, 063414 (2012)
- P. Rivière, R. E. F. Silva, and F. Martín, J. Phys. Chem. A, in press (10.1021/jp3053136)