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Ultrafast Dynamics in DNA

  • Eric B. Brauns
  • Mihaela M. Madaras
  • Robert S. Coleman
  • Catherine J. Murphy
  • Mark A. Berg
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 66)

Abstract

A DNA base pair has been replaced by a coumarin, and the DNA’s “solvation” dynamics monitored by time-resolved Stokes shift measurements. The shift is logarithmic in time, indicating an extremely broad distribution of relaxation times.

Keywords

Root Mean Square Deviation Dephasing Rate Peptide Plane Molecular Potential Energy Nonlinear Response Function 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric B. Brauns
    • 1
  • Mihaela M. Madaras
    • 2
  • Robert S. Coleman
    • 2
  • Catherine J. Murphy
    • 1
  • Mark A. Berg
    • 1
  1. 1.University of South CarolinaDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryColumbiaSC
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryOhio State UniversityColumbusOhio

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