### List of Select Publications

### Francesco Iachello

#### Journal articles (with more than 100 ISI Web of Science citations)

*Semi-phenomenological fits to nucleon electromagnetic form factors*, (with A.D.Jackson and A. Lande), Phys. Lett. 43B, 191 (1973).*Boson symmetries in vibrational nuclei*, (with A. Arima), Phys. Lett. 53B, 309 (1974).*Collective nuclear states as representations of a SU(6) group*, (with A. Arima), Phys. Rev. Lett. 35, 1069 (1975).*Interacting boson model of collective nuclear states. I-The vibrational limit*, (with A. Arima), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 99, 253 (1976).*Collective nuclear states as symmetric couplings of proton and neutron excitations*, (with A. Arima, T. Otsuka and I. Talmi), Phys. Lett. 66B, 205 (1977).*Interacting boson model of collective nuclear states. II-The rotational limit*, (with A. Arima), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 111, 201 (1978).*New symmetry in the sd boson model of nuclei: the group O(6)*, (with A. Arima), Phys. Rev. Lett. 40, 385 (1978).*Shell model description of interacting bosons*, (with T. Otsuka, A. Arima and I. Talmi), Phys. Lett. 76B, 135 (1978).*Nuclear shell model and interacting bosons*, (with T. Otsuka and A. Arima), Nucl. Phys. A309,1 (1978).*Interacting boson model of collective nuclear states. III-The transition from SU(5) to SU(3)*, (with O. Scholten, and A. Arima), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 115, 325 (1978).*Interacting boson model of collective nuclear states in odd-A nuclei”*, (with O. Scholten), Phys. Rev. Lett. 43, 679 (1979).*Interacting boson model of collective nuclear states. IV-The O(6) limit*, (with A. Arima), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 123, 468 (1979).*Dynamical supersymmetry in nuclei*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 44, 772 (1980).*Classical limit of the interacting boson model*, (with A.E.L. Dieperink and O. Scholten), Phys. Rev. Lett. 44, 1747 (1980).*Algebraic methods for molecular rotation-vibration spectra*, Chem. Phys. Lett. 78, 581 (1981).*Electron scattering in the interacting boson model*, Nucl. Phys. A358, 89c (1981).*Interacting boson-fermion model of collective states. I-The Spin(6) limit*, (with S. Kuyucak), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 136, 19 (1981).*The interacting boson model*, (with A. Arima), Ann. Rev. Nucl. Part. Sci. 31, 75 (1981).*Algebraic approach to nuclear quasi-molecular spectra*, Phys. Rev. C23, 2778 (1981).*Group theoretic approach to two-electron correlations in atoms*, (with A.R.P. Rau), Phys. Rev. Lett. 47, 501 (1981).*U(6/4) supersymmetry in nuclei*, (with A.B. Balantekin and I. Bars), Nucl. Phys. A370, 284 (1981).*A phenomenological approach to**a-clustering in nuclei*, (with A.D. Jackson), Phys. Lett. 108B, 151 (1982).*Algebraic approach to rotation-vibration spectra. I-Diatomic molecules*, (with R.D. Levine), J. Chem. Phys. 77, 3046 (1982).*New class of supersymmetry in nuclei*, (with A.B. Balantekin, I. Bars and R. Bijker) Phys. Rev. C27, 1761 (1983).*Group theory approach to scattering*, (with Y. Alhassid and F. Gürsey), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 148, 346 (1983).*Potential scattering, transfer matrix and group theory*, (with Y. Alhassid and F. Gürsey), Phys. Rev. Lett. 50, 873 (1983).*Algebraic approach to molecular rotation-vibration spectra. II-Triatomic molecules*, (with O.S. van Roosmalen, R.D. Levine and A.E.L. Dieperink), J. Chem. Phys. 79, 2515 (1983).*The interacting boson model*, (with A. Arima), Adv. Nucl. Phys. 13, 139 (1984).*New class of low-lying collective modes in nuclei*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 53, 1427 (1984).*Group theory approach to scattering. II-The Euclidean connection*, (with Y. Alhassid and F. Gürsey), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 167, 181 (1986).*Shell-Model foundations of the interacting boson model*, (with I. Talmi), Rev. Mod. Phys. 59, 339 (1987).*Model of n coupled anharmonic oscillators and applications to octahedral molecules*, (with S. Oss), Phys. Rev. Lett. 66, 2976 (1991).*Algebraic model of hadron structure. I. Nonstrange baryons*, (with R. Bijker and A. Leviatan), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 236, 69 (1994).*Phase coexistence in transitional nuclei and the interacting boson model*, (with N.V. Zamfir and R.F. Casten), Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1191 (1998).*Algebraic model of hadron structure. II. Strange baryons*, (with R. Bijker and A. Leviatan), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 284, 89 (2000).*Dynamic symmetries at the critical point*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 3580 (2000).*Analytic description of critical point nuclei in a spherical-axially deformed shape phase transition*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 052502 (2001).*Phase transitions in angle variables*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 132502 (2003).*Quantum phase transitions in mesoscopic systems*, (with N.V. Zamfir), Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 212501 (2004).*Excited state quantum phase transitions in many-body systems*, (with M.A. Caprio and P. Cejnar), Ann. Phys. (N.Y.) 323, 1106 (2008).*Neutrino-less double beta decay in the microscopic interacting boson model*, (with J. Barea), Phys. Rev. C79, 044301 (2009).*Phase space-factors in double-beta decay*, (with J. Kotila), Phys. Rev. C85, 034316 (2012).*Nuclear matrix elements for double-beta decay*, (with J. Barea and J. Kotila), Phys. Rev. C87, 014315 (2013).

#### Books

*The Interacting Boson Model*, (with A. Arima), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1987.*The Interacting Boson-Fermion Model*, (with P. van Isacker), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1991.*Algebraic Theory of Molecules*, (with R.D. Levine), Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1995.*Lie Algebras and Applications*, Lecture Notes in Physics, vol. 708, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2006; 2nd edition, Lecture Notes in Physics, vol. 891, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2015.