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Publications

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
Issue number 84
Early online date 8 Sep 2014
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 8 Sep 2014
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 12
Early online date 22 May 2014
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 22 May 2014
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 6
Early online date 26 Jun 2014
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 26 Jun 2014
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 2
Early online date 27 Nov 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 27 Nov 2013
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 2
Early online date 13 Dec 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 13 Dec 2013
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 2
Early online date 27 Nov 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 27 Nov 2013
Date Published (current) – 14 Jan 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
Issue number 5
Early online date 26 Nov 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 26 Nov 2013
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 18
DOIs
Date 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
Issue number 12
Early online date 12 Nov 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 12 Nov 2013
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 46
Early online date 28 Jun 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 28 Jun 2013
Date Published (current) – 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
Issue number 46
DOIs
Date 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
Issue number 18
DOIs
Date 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
Issue number 18
DOIs
Date Published – 15 Sep 2013

Photoinitiated quantum molecular dynamics: Concluding Remarks

Ashfold, M. N. R., 18 Jul 2013, In : Faraday Discussions. 163, p. 545-551 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 545-551
Number of pages 7
Journal Faraday Discussions
Volume 163
Early online date 18 Jun 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 18 Jun 2013
Date Published (current) – 18 Jul 2013

Comparing molecular photofragmentation dynamics in the gas and liquid phases

Harris, S. J., Murdock, D., Zhang, Y., Oliver, T. A. A., Grubb, M. P., Orr-Ewing, A. J., Greetham, G. M., Clark, I. P., Towrie, M., Bradforth, S. E. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 14 May 2013, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 15, 18, p. 6567-6582 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 6567-6582
Number of pages 17
Journal Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume 15
Issue number 18
DOIs
Date Published – 14 May 2013

UV photolysis of 4-iodo-, 4-bromo-, and 4-chlorophenol: Competition between C-Y (Y = halogen) and O-H bond fission

Sage, A. G., Oliver, T. A. A., King, G. A., Murdock, D., Harvey, J. N. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 28 Apr 2013, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 138, 16, 12 p., 164318.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Article number 164318
Number of pages 12
Journal Journal of Chemical Physics
Volume 138
Issue number 16
DOIs
Date Published – 28 Apr 2013

Exploring quantum phenomena and vibrational control in σ* mediated photochemistry

Roberts, G. M., Hadden, D. J., Bergendahl, L. T., Wenge, A. M., Harris, S. J., Karsili, T. N. V., Ashfold, M. N. R., Paterson, M. J. & Stavros, V. G., 2013, In : Chemical Science. 4, 3, p. 993-1001 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 993-1001
Number of pages 9
Journal Chemical Science
Volume 4
Issue number 3
Early online date 29 Nov 2012
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 29 Nov 2012
Date Published (current) – 2013

O-H bond fission in 4-substituted phenols: S1 state predissociation viewed in a Hammett-like framework

Karsili, T. N. V., Wenge, A. M., Harris, S. J., Murdock, D., Harvey, J. N., Dixon, R. N. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 2013, In : Chemical Science. 4, 6, p. 2434-2446 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 2434-2446
Number of pages 13
Journal Chemical Science
Volume 4
Issue number 6
Early online date 8 Apr 2013
DOIs
Date E-pub ahead of print – 8 Apr 2013
Date Published (current) – 2013

Photofragmentation Dynamics in Solution Probed by Transient IR Absorption Spectroscopy: πσ*-Mediated Bond Cleavage in p-Methylthiophenol and p-Methylthioanisole

Murdock, D., Harris, S. J., Karsili, T. N. V., Greetham, G. M., Clark, I. P., Towrie, M., Orr-Ewing, A. J. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 20 Dec 2012, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 3, 24, p. 3715-3720 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 3715-3720
Number of pages 6
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters
Volume 3
Issue number 24
DOIs
Date Published – 20 Dec 2012

Controlling electronic product branching at conical intersections in the UV photolysis of para-substituted thiophenols

Oliver, T. A. A., King, G. A., Tew, D. P., Dixon, R. N. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 14 Nov 2012, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 116, 51, p. 12444-12459 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original language English
Pages (from-to) 12444-12459
Number of pages 16
Journal Journal of Physical Chemistry A
Volume 116
Issue number 51
DOIs
Date Published – 14 Nov 2012