Laser

Publications

Molecular photofragmentation dynamics in the gas and condensed phases

Ashfold, M. N. R., Murdock, D. & Oliver, T. A. A. 5 May 2017 In : Annual Review of PhysicalChemistry. 68, p. 63-82

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 63-82
Journal Annual Review of PhysicalChemistry
Volume 68
Early online date 1 Jan 2017
State Published – 5 May 2017

Optical Emission from C2 Anions in Microwave-Activated CH4/H2 Plasmas for Chemical Vapor Deposition of Diamond

Mahoney, E. J. D., Truscott, B. S., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Mankelevich, Y. A. 13 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 121, 14, p. 2760−2772 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 2760−2772
Number of pages 13
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 121
Journal issue 14
Early online date 20 Mar 2017
DOIs
State Published – 13 Apr 2017

Photoprotection: extending lessons learned from studying natural sunscreens to the design of artificial sunscreen constituents

Baker, L. A., Marchetti, B., Karsili, T. N. V., Stavros, V. G. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 7 Apr 2017 In : Chemical Society Reviews. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Original language English
Number of pages 23
Journal Chemical Society Reviews
DOIs
State Accepted/In press – 7 Apr 2017

Unravelling the mechanisms of vibrational relaxation in solution

Grubb, M. P., Coulter, P. M., Marroux, H. J. B., Orr-Ewing, A. J. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 28 Mar 2017 In : Chemical Science. 8, 4, p. 3062-3069 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 3062-3069
Number of pages 8
Journal Chemical Science
Volume 8
Journal issue 4
Early online date 10 Feb 2017
DOIs
State Published – 28 Mar 2017

Theoretical investigations of the reactions of N and O containing species on a C(100):H 2×1 reconstructed diamond surface

Kelly, M. W., Halliwell, S. C., Rodgers, . W. J., Pattle, J. D., Harvey, J. N. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 16 Feb 2017 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 121, p. 2046-2055 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 2046-2055
Number of pages 10
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 121
DOIs
State Published – 16 Feb 2017

Imaging spectroscopy of polymer ablation plasmas for laser propulsion applications

Jiao, L., Truscott, B. S., Liu, H., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Ma, H. 7 Jan 2017 In : Journal of Applied Physics. 121, 1, 8 p., 013303

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Article number 013303
Number of pages 8
Journal Journal of Applied Physics
Volume 121
Journal issue 1
Early online date 6 Jan 2017
DOIs
State Published – 7 Jan 2017

Mechanistic Insights into Excited State Intramolecular Proton Transfer in Isolated and Metal Chelated Supramolecular Chemosensors

Karsili, T. N. V., Marchetti, B. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 21 Dec 2016 In : Dalton Transactions. 45, p. 18921-18930 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 18921-18930
Number of pages 10
Journal Dalton Transactions
Volume 45
Early online date 28 Nov 2016
DOIs
State Published – 21 Dec 2016

Substrate surface patterning by optical near field modulation around colloidal particles immersed in a liquid

Ulmeanu, M., Petkov, P., Ursescu, D., Jipa, F., Harniman, R., Brousseau, E. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 15 Nov 2016 In : Optics Express. 24, 24, p. 27340-27351 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 27340-27351
Number of pages 12
Journal Optics Express
Volume 24
Journal issue 24
DOIs
State Published – 15 Nov 2016

Microwave plasma-activated chemical vapour deposition of nitrogen-doped diamond, II: CH4/N2/H2 plasmas

Truscott, B. S., Kelly, M. W., Potter, K. J., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Mankelevich, Y. A. 3 Nov 2016 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120, 43, p. 8537-8549 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 8537-8549
Number of pages 13
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 120
Journal issue 43
Early online date 8 Oct 2016
DOIs
State Published – 3 Nov 2016

Ultrafast photophysical studies of a multicomponent sunscreen: Oxybenzone–titanium dioxide mixtures

Baker, L. A., Grosvenor, L. C., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Stavros, V. G. 1 Nov 2016 In : Chemical Physics Letters. 664, p. 39-43 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 39-43
Number of pages 5
Journal Chemical Physics Letters
Volume 664
Early online date 4 Oct 2016
DOIs
State Published – 1 Nov 2016

Translational, rotational and vibrational relaxation dynamics of a solute molecule in a non-interacting solvent

Grubb, M. P., Coulter, P. M., Marroux, H. J. B., Hornung, B., McMullen, R. S., Orr-Ewing, A. J. & Ashfold, M. N. R. Nov 2016 In : Nature Chemistry. 8, 11, p. 1042-1046 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 1042-1046
Number of pages 5
Journal Nature Chemistry
Volume 8
Journal issue 11
Early online date 18 Jul 2016
DOIs
State Published – Nov 2016

Probing Photochemically and Thermally Induced Isomerization Reactions in α-Pyrone

Murdock, D., Clark, I. P. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 22 Sep 2016 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120, 37, p. 7249-7254 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 7249-7254
Number of pages 6
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 120
Journal issue 37
Early online date 1 Sep 2016
DOIs
State Published – 22 Sep 2016

A ‘bottom up’, ab initio computational approach to understanding fundamental photophysical processes in nitrogen containing heterocycles, DNA bases and base pairs

Marchetti, B., Karsili, T. N. V., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Domcke, W. 14 Aug 2016 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 18, 30, p. 20007-20027 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 20007-20027
Number of pages 22
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 18
Journal issue 30
Early online date 8 Mar 2016
DOIs
State Published – 14 Aug 2016

Sensitive Room Temperature Photoluminescence-Based Sensing of H2S with Novel CuO–ZnO Nanorods

Liu, X., Du, B., Sun, Y., Yu, M., Yin, Y., Tang, W., Chen, C., Sun, L., Yang, B., Cao, W. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 29 Jun 2016 In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 8, 25, p. 16379–16385 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 16379–16385
Number of pages 7
Journal ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
Volume 8
Journal issue 25
Early online date 3 Jun 2016
DOIs
State Published – 29 Jun 2016

Determination of Stark parameters by cross-calibration in a multi-element laser-induced plasma

Liu, H., Truscott, B. S. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 12 May 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, 25609

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Article number 25609
Journal Scientific Reports
Volume 6
DOIs
State Published – 12 May 2016

Extreme population inversion in the fragments formed by UV photoinduced S-H bond fission in 2-thiophenethiol

Ingle, R., Karsili, T. N. V., Dennis, G. J., Staniforth, M., Stavros, V. G. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 8 Apr 2016 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 18, p. 11401-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 11401-10
Number of pages 10
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 18
Early online date 24 Mar 2016
DOIs
State Published – 8 Apr 2016

Contrasting ring-opening propensities in UV-excited α-pyrone and coumarin

Murdock, D., Ingle, R. A., Sazanovich, I. V., Clark, I. P., Harabuchi, Y., Taketsugu, T., Maeda, S., Orr-Ewing, A. J. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 28 Jan 2016 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 18, 4, p. 2629-2638 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 2629-2638
Number of pages 10
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 18
Journal issue 4
Early online date 18 Dec 2015
DOIs
State Published – 28 Jan 2016

Lasers, sunscreens and free radicals

Harrison, T., Ashfold, M., Orr-Ewing, A., Murdock, D., Roberts, G. & Grubb, M. 2016 Chemistry Review, 25, 2, p. 2-7 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Original language English
Pages 2-7
Number of pages 6
Specialist publication Chemistry Review
State Published – 2016

Excited state non-adiabatic dynamics of N-methylpyrrole: A time-resolved photoelectron spectroscopy and quantum dynamics study

Wu, G., Neville, S. P., Schalk, O., Sekikawa, T., Ashfold, M. N. R., Worth, G. A. & Stolow, A. Jan 2016 In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 144, 1, 12 p., 014309

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Article number 014309
Number of pages 12
Journal Journal of Chemical Physics
Volume 144
Journal issue 1
Early online date 7 Jan 2016
DOIs
State Published – Jan 2016

Microwave Plasma-Activated Chemical Vapor Deposition of Nitrogen-Doped Diamond. I. N2/H2 and NH3/H2 Plasmas

Truscott, B. S., Kelly, M. W., Potter, K. J., Johnson, M. H., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Mankelevich, Y. A. 31 Dec 2015 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 119, 52, p. 12962-12976 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 12962-12976
Number of pages 15
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 119
Journal issue 52
Early online date 23 Nov 2015
DOIs
State Published – 31 Dec 2015