Photon Echo Measurements in Liquids Using Pulses Longer Than the Electronic Dephasing Time

  • S. A. Passino
  • Y. Nagasawa
  • T. Joo
  • G. R. Fleming
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 62)

Abstract

We present three pulse stimulated photon echo peak shift measurements on several polar protic and aprotic solvents using 22 and 90 fs pulses. Measurements with both pulse durations reveal distinct ultrafast (<100fs) incipient relaxations followed by identical decays after about 300 fs.

Keywords

Chloroform Acetonitrile Ethylene Glycol Benzonitrile 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. A. Passino
    • 1
  • Y. Nagasawa
    • 1
  • T. Joo
    • 1
  • G. R. Fleming
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and The James Franck InstituteThe University of ChicagoChicagoUSA

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