2D-IR Photon Echo Spectroscopy of Liquid H2O — Combination of Novel Nanofluidics and Diffractive Optics Deciphers Ultrafast Structural Dynamics

  • A. Paarmann
  • D. Kraemer
  • M. L. Cowan
  • N. Huse
  • M. Harb
  • B. D. Bruner
  • J. R. Dwyer
  • E. T. J. Nibbering
  • T. Elsaesser
  • R. J. D. Miller
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 88)

Abstract

2D-IR photon echo studies of the OH stretching vibration in pure liquid water are presented. At room temperature, a 50-fs decay of structural correlations is found. The temperature dependence of the vibrational dynamics is investigated.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Paarmann
    • 1
  • D. Kraemer
    • 1
  • M. L. Cowan
    • 1
  • N. Huse
    • 2
  • M. Harb
    • 1
  • B. D. Bruner
    • 1
  • J. R. Dwyer
    • 2
  • E. T. J. Nibbering
    • 2
  • T. Elsaesser
    • 2
  • R. J. D. Miller
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Optical Sciences and Departments of Chemistry and PhysicsUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Max-Born-Institut für Nichtlineare Optik und KurzzeitspektroskopieBerlinGermany

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