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The European Physical Journal Special Topics

, Volume 222, Issue 5, pp 997–1004 | Cite as

Tracking the relaxation pathway of photo-excited electrons in 1T-TiSe2

  • G. Rohde
  • T. Rohwer
  • C. Sohrt
  • A. Stange
  • S. Hellmann
  • L. X. Yang
  • K. Hanff
  • A. Carr
  • M. M. Murnane
  • H. Kapteyn
  • L. Kipp
  • K. Rossnagel
  • M. Bauer
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Abstract

The ultrafast dynamics of excited electrons in 1T-TiSe2 after absorption of a 390 nm light pulse is probed by time- and angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy using femtosecond XUV pulses. It is demonstrated that the experimental approach can provide a comprehensive view of hot carrier motion in momentum space during relaxation back to equilibrium. This capability opens a new avenue in the investigation of energy dissipation processes in solids after intense optical excitation.

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European Physical Journal Special Topic Temporal Delay High Harmonic Generation Excited State Population Ultrafast Dynamic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Rohde
    • 1
  • T. Rohwer
    • 1
  • C. Sohrt
    • 1
  • A. Stange
    • 1
  • S. Hellmann
    • 1
  • L. X. Yang
    • 1
  • K. Hanff
    • 1
  • A. Carr
    • 2
  • M. M. Murnane
    • 2
  • H. Kapteyn
    • 2
  • L. Kipp
    • 1
  • K. Rossnagel
    • 1
  • M. Bauer
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Experimental and Applied PhysicsUniversity of KielKielGermany
  2. 2.JILAUniversity of Colorado and NISTBoulderUSA

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