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Publications

Ab Initio Study of Potential Ultrafast Internal Conversion Routes in Oxybenzone, Caffeic Acid, and Ferulic Acid: Implications for Sunscreens

Karsili, T. N. V., Marchetti, B., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Domcke, W. 26 Dec 2014 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 118, 51, p. 11999-12010 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 11999-12010
Number of pages 12
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 118
Journal issue 51
Early online date 19 Aug 2014
DOIs
State Published – 26 Dec 2014

On the Participation of Photoinduced N-H Bond Fission in Aqueous Adenine at 266 and 220 nm: A Combined Ultrafast Transient Electronic and Vibrational Absorption Spectroscopy Study

Roberts, G. M., Marroux, H. J. B., Grubb, M. P., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Orr-Ewing, A. J. 27 Nov 2014 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 118, 47, p. 11211-11225 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 11211-11225
Number of pages 15
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 118
Journal issue 47
Early online date 8 Oct 2014
DOIs
State Published – 27 Nov 2014

Tungsten oxide nanorod growth by pulsed laser deposition: influence of substrate and process conditions

Huang, P., Kalyar, M. M. A., Webster, R. F., Cherns, D. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 21 Nov 2014 In : Nanoscale. 6, 22, p. 13586-13597 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 13586-13597
Number of pages 12
Journal Nanoscale
Volume 6
Journal issue 22
Early online date 16 Sep 2014
DOIs
State Published – 21 Nov 2014

Ultrafast Excited-State Dynamics of 2,4-Dimethylpyrrole

Staniforth, M., Young, J. D., Cole, D. R., Karsili, T. N. V., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Stavros, V. G. 20 Nov 2014 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 118, 46, p. 10909-10918 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 10909-10918
Number of pages 10
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 118
Journal issue 46
Early online date 24 Oct 2014
DOIs
State Published – 20 Nov 2014

Tracking a Paterno-Buchi Reaction in Real Time Using Transient Electronic and Vibrational Spectroscopies

Harris, S. J., Murdock, D., Grubb, M. P., Clark, I. P., Greetham, G. M., Towrie, M. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 6 Nov 2014 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 118, 44, p. 10240-10245 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 10240-10245
Number of pages 6
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 118
Journal issue 44
Early online date 16 Oct 2014
DOIs
State Published – 6 Nov 2014

Symmetry matters: photodissociation dynamics of symmetrically versus asymmetrically substituted phenols

Karsili, T. N. V., Wenge, A. M., Marchetti, B. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 28 Oct 2014 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 16, 2, p. 588-598 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 588-598
Number of pages 11
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 16
Journal issue 2
Early online date 28 Oct 2013
DOIs
State Published – 28 Oct 2014

Transient UV pump-IR probe investigation of heterocyclic ring-opening dynamics in the solution phase: the role played by n sigma* states in the photoinduced reactions of thiophenone and furanone

Murdock, D., Harris, S. J., Luke, J., Grubb, M. P., Orr-Ewing, A. J. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 21 Oct 2014 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 16, 39, p. 21271-21279 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 21271-21279
Number of pages 9
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 16
Journal issue 39
Early online date 20 Aug 2014
DOIs
State Published – 21 Oct 2014

Controlling the hydrothermal growth and the properties of ZnO nanorod arrays by pre-treating the seed layer

Yin, Y., Sun, Y., Yu, M., Liu, X., Yang, B., Liu, D., Liu, S., Cao, W. & Ashfold, M. N. R. Sep 2014 In : RSC Advances. 4, 84, p. 44452-44456 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 44452-44456
Number of pages 5
Journal RSC Advances
Volume 4
Journal issue 84
Early online date 8 Sep 2014
DOIs
State Published – Sep 2014

Towards Understanding Photodegradation Pathways in Lignins: The Role of Intramolecular Hydrogen Bonding in Excited States

Young, J. D., Staniforth, M., Dean, J. C., Roberts, G. M., Mazzoni, F., Karsili, T. N. V., Ashfold, M. N. R., Zwier, T. S. & Stavros, V. G. 19 Jun 2014 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 5, 12, p. 2138-2143 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 2138-2143
Number of pages 6
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters
Volume 5
Journal issue 12
Early online date 22 May 2014
DOIs
State Published – 19 Jun 2014

KOALA: A program for the processing and decomposition of transient spectra

Grubb, M. P., Orr-Ewing, A. J. & Ashfold, M. N. R. Jun 2014 In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 85, 6, 7 p., 064104

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Article number 064104
Number of pages 7
Journal Review of Scientific Instruments
Volume 85
Journal issue 6
Early online date 26 Jun 2014
DOIs
State Published – Jun 2014

Transient electronic and vibrational absorption studies of the photo-Claisen and photo-Fries rearrangements

Harris, S. J., Murdock, D., Grubb, M. P., Greetham, G. M., Clark, I. P., Towrie, M. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 1 Feb 2014 In : Chemical Science. 5, 2, p. 707-714 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 707-714
Number of pages 8
Journal Chemical Science
Volume 5
Journal issue 2
Early online date 27 Nov 2013
DOIs
State Published – 1 Feb 2014

Molecular dissociation and vibrational excitation on a metal hot filament surface

Mankelevich, Y. A., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Umemoto, H. 15 Jan 2014 In : Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 47, 2, 12 p., 025503

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Article number 025503
Number of pages 12
Journal Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics
Volume 47
Journal issue 2
Early online date 13 Dec 2013
DOIs
State Published – 15 Jan 2014

Imaging molecular dynamics

Ashfold, M. N. R. & Parker, D. H. 14 Jan 2014 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 16, 2, p. 381-382 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 381-382
Number of pages 2
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 16
Journal issue 2
Early online date 27 Nov 2013
DOIs
State Published – 14 Jan 2014

Arrays of nanorods composed of ZnO nanodots exhibiting enhanced UV emission and stability

Yin, Y., Sun, Y., Yu, M., Liu, X., Yang, B., Liu, D., Liu, S., Cao, W. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 2014 In : Nanoscale. 6, 18, p. 10746-10751 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 10746-10751
Number of pages 6
Journal Nanoscale
Volume 6
Journal issue 18
DOIs
State Published – 2014

Fragmentation dynamics of the ethyl bromide and ethyl iodide cations: a velocity-map imaging study

Gardiner, S. H., Karsili, T. N. V., Lipciuc, M. L., Wilman, E., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Vallance, C. 2014 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 16, 5, p. 2167-2178 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 2167-2178
Number of pages 12
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 16
Journal issue 5
Early online date 26 Nov 2013
DOIs
State Published – 2014

Sustained Frictional Instabilities on Nanodomed Surfaces: Stick-Slip Amplitude Coefficient

Quignon, B., Pilkington, G. A., Thormann, E., Claesson, P., Ashfold, M. N. R., Mattia, D., Leese, H., Davis, S. A. & Briscoe, W. H. 23 Dec 2013 In : ACS Nano. 7, 12, p. 10850–10862 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 10850–10862
Number of pages 13
Journal ACS Nano
Volume 7
Journal issue 12
Early online date 12 Nov 2013
DOIs
State Published – 23 Dec 2013

UV Photodissociation of Pyrroles: Symmetry and Substituent Effects

Karsili, T. N. V., Marchetti, B., Moca, R. & Ashfold, M. N. R. 21 Nov 2013 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 117, 46, p. 12067-12074 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 12067-12074
Number of pages 8
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 117
Journal issue 46
Early online date 28 Jun 2013
DOIs
State Published – 21 Nov 2013

Exploring the energy disposal immediately after bond-breaking in solution: the wavelength-dependent excited state dissociation pathways of para-methylthiophenol

Zhang, Y., Oliver, T. A. A., Das, S., Roy, A., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Bradforth, S. E. 3 Oct 2013 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 117, 46, p. 12125-12137 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 12125-12137
Number of pages 13
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 117
Journal issue 46
DOIs
State Published – 3 Oct 2013

Airborne hydrogen cyanide measurements using a chemical ionisation mass spectrometer for the plume identification of biomass burning forest fires

Le Breton, M., Bacak, A., Muller, J. B. A., O’Shea, S. J., Xiao, P., Ashfold, M. N. R., Cooke, M. C., Batt, R., Shallcross, D. E., Oram, D. E., Forster, G., Bauguitte, S. J. -B. & Percival, C. J. 16 Sep 2013 In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 13, 18, p. 9217-9232 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 9217-9232
Number of pages 16
Journal Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
Volume 13
Journal issue 18
DOIs
State Published – 16 Sep 2013

Waveguide-enhanced 2D-IR spectroscopy in the gas phase

Greetham, G. M., Clark, I. P., Weidmann, D., Ashfold, M. N. R., Orr-Ewing, A. J. & Towrie, M. 15 Sep 2013 In : Optics Letters. 38, 18, p. 3596-3599 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 3596-3599
Number of pages 4
Journal Optics Letters
Volume 38
Journal issue 18
DOIs
State Published – 15 Sep 2013