Femtosecond Time-Resolved Infrared Spectroscopy

  • Marie Louise Groot
  • Rienk Van Grondelle
Part of the Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration book series (AIPH, volume 26)

In this chapter we describe how femtosecond time-resolved infrared spectroscopy is useful for the study of the dynamics of pigment-protein complexes, and what the technical requirements are to perform such experiments. We further discuss a few examples of experiments performed on photosynthetic complexes in more detail.


Probe Pulse Difference Frequency Generator Primary Electron Donor Bacterial Reaction Center D1D2 Reaction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marie Louise Groot
    • 1
  • Rienk Van Grondelle
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physics and AstronomyVrije UniversiteitNetherlands

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