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Ultrafast Vibrational Dynamics of Phospholipid Hydration Sites

  • René CostardEmail author
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Abstract

Time-averaged structures of self-assembled phospholipids are well known, whereas time-resolved information about lipid-lipid and lipid-water interactions is mostly deduced from MD simulations and—to some extent—from NMR measurements (cf. Sect.  1.1). Vibrational dynamics of phosphate vibrations in phospholipids have remained unexplored. Slightly more is known about phospholipid hydration-shell vibrational dynamics and a review is given in Chap.  4.

Keywords

Water Pool Excited State Absorption Hydration Level Vibrational Dynamic Transient Spectrum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Max-Born-InstitutBerlinGermany

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