Control of 1,3-Cyclohexadiene Ring-Opening

  • Elizabeth Carroll
  • Andrei Florean
  • James L. White
  • Philip H. Bucksbaum
  • Roseanne J. Sension
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 88)

Abstract

Control over the cyclohexadiene ring-opening is achieved via multiphoton excitation. A learning algorithm searched for excitation pulses while pulse effectiveness was evaluated using transient absorption. Control parameters are identified through analysis of the search set.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elizabeth Carroll
    • 1
  • Andrei Florean
    • 1
  • James L. White
    • 1
  • Philip H. Bucksbaum
    • 1
  • Roseanne J. Sension
    • 1
  1. 1.FOCUS CenterUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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