Who Function Spezialgebiet / Expertise  
Molecule Man
Dr. Erik T. J. Nibbering

Department Head of C1

Project Coordinator of Project 3.1

Manager of FS-UV/MIR Application Laboratory

Major Research Areas
• Ultrafast chemical reaction dynamics in liquids and solutions including:
- Hydrogen bond dynamics.
- Bimolecular proton transfer, electron transfer, and proton-coupled electron transfer.
- Conformational changes of molecular switches.
- Structural dynamics of biomolecular systems.
• Ultrafast structure resolving techniques probing:
- Molecular vibrations.
- Near edge x-ray absorption fine structure.

 
 
What in Detail      

FULL LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

• Full list of 180 publications in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, and conference proceedings.

 
PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS.
 
[124]. B. Koeppe, S. A. Pylaeva, C. Allolio, D. Sebastiani, E. T. J. Nibbering, G. S. Denisov, H.-H. Limbach and P. M. Tolstoy.

Polar solvent fluctuations drive proton transfer in hydrogen bonded complexes of carboxylic acid with pyridines: NMR, IR and ab initio MD study.

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 19 (2), 1010-1028 (2017).

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[123]. F. Hoffmann, M. Ekimova, G. Bekçioğlu, E. T. J. Nibbering and D. Sebastiani.

Combined experimental and theoretical study of the transient IR spectroscopy of 7-hydroxyquinoline in the first electronically excited singlet state.

Journal of Physical Chemistry 120 (47), 9378–9389 (2016).

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[122]. F. Dahms, R. Costard, E. Pines, B. P. Fingerhut, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

The hydrated excess proton in the Zundel cation H5O2+: The role of ultrafast solvent fluctuations.

Angewandte Chemie 128 (36), 10600–10605 (2016); Angewandte Chemie International Edition 55 (36), 10600–10605 (2016).

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[121]. F. Dahms, R. Costard, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast vibrational energy flow in water monomers in acetonitrile.

Chemical Physics Letters 652, 50-55 (2016).

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[120]. D. Pines, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Pines.

Monitoring the microscopic molecular mechanisms of proton transfer in acid-base reactions in aqueous solutions.

Isr. J. Chem. 55 (11-12), 1240-1251 (2015).

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[119]. M. Ekimova, W. Quevedo, M. Faubel, Ph. Wernet and E. T. J. Nibbering.

A liquid flatjet system for solution phase soft-X-ray spectroscopy.

Structural Dynamics 2 (5), 054301 (2015).

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[118]. M. Prémont-Schwarz, S. Schreck, M. Iannuzzi, E. T. J. Nibbering, M. Odelius and Ph. Wernet.

Correlating infrared and x-ray absorption energies for molecular-level insight into hydrogen bond making and breaking in solution.

Journal of Physical Chemistry B 119 (25), 8115-8124 (2015).

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[117]. B. T. Psciuk, M. Prémont-Schwarz, B. Koeppe, S. Keinan, D. Xiao, E. T. J. Nibbering and V. S. Batista.

Correlating photoacidity to hydrogen-bond structure by using the local O−H stretching probe in hydrogen-bonded complexes of aromatic alcohols.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 119 (20), 4800-4812 (2015).

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[116]. R. Costard, C. Greve, H. Fidder and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Hydrogen bonding induced enhancement of Fermi resonances: Ultrafast vibrational energy flow dynamics in aniline-d5.

Journal of Physical Chemistry B 119 (6), 2711-2725 (2015).

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[115]. E. T. J. Nibbering.

Low-energy electron diffraction at ultrafast speeds.

Science 345 (6193), 137-138 (2014).

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[114]. G. Bekçioglu, C Allolio, M. Ekimova, E. T. J. Nibbering and D. Sebastiani.

Competition between excited state proton and OH– transport via a short water wire: Solvent effects open the gate.

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics A 16 (26), 13047-13051 (2014).

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[113]. O. F. Mohammed, D. Xiao, V. S. Batista and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Excited state intramolecular hydrogen transfer (ESIHT) of 1,8-dihydroxy-9,10-anthraquinone (DHAQ) monitored by ultrafast electronic and vibrational spectroscopy.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 118 (17), 3090-3099 (2014).

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[112]. S. Birkholz, E. T. J. Nibbering, C. Brée, S. Skupin, A. Demircan, G. Genty and G. Steinmeyer.

Spatiotemporal rogue events in optical multiple filamentation.

Physical Review Letters 111 (24), 243903 (2013).

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[111]. C. Greve, E. T. J. Nibbering and H. Fidder.

Hydrogen bonding induced enhancement of Fermi resonances: A linear IR and nonlinear 2D-IR study of aniline-d5.

Journal of Physical Chemistry B 117 (49), 15843–15855 (2013).

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[110]. M. Koch, A. Rosspeitner, K. Adamczyk, B. Lang, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Vauthey.

Real-time observation of the formation of excited radical ions in bimolecular photoinduced charge separation: Absence of the Marcus inverted region explained.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 135 (26), 9843–9848 (2013).

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[109]. F. Messina, M. Prémont-Schwarz, O. Braem, D. Xiao, V. S. Batista, E. T. J. Nibbering and M. Chergui.

Ultrafast solvent-assisted electronic level crossing in 1-naphthol.

Angewandte Chemie 125 (27), 7009–7013 (2013); Angewandte Chemie International Edition 52 (27), 6871–6875 (2013).

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[108]. B. Koeppe, E. T. J. Nibbering and P. M. Tolstoy.

NMR and FT-IR studies on the association of derivatives of thymidine, adenosine, and 6-N-methyl-adenosine in aprotic solvents.

Zeitschrift für Physikalische Chemie 227 (6-7), 723-749 (2013).

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[107]. S. Luber, K. Adamczyk, E. T. J. Nibbering and V. S. Batista.

Photoinduced proton coupled electron transfer in 2-(2’-hydroxyphenyl)-benzothiazole.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 117 (25), 5269-5279 (2013).

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[106]. M. Prémont-Schwarz, T. Barak, D. Pines, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Pines.

Ultrafast excited state proton transfer reaction of 1-naphthol-3,6-disulfonate and several 5-substituted 1-naphthol derivatives.

Journal of Physical Chemistry B 117 (16), 4594–4603 (2013).

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[105]. J. R. Dwyer, L. Szyc, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Note: An environment cell for transient spectroscopy on solid samples in controlled atmospheres.

Review of Scientific Instruments 84 (3), 036101 (2013).

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[104]. H. Fidder, M. Yang, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser, K. Röttger and F. Temps.

N-H stretching vibrations of guanosine-thymidine base pairs in solution: Ultrafast dynamics, couplings, and line shapes.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 117 (5), 845-854(2013).

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[103]. C. Greve, N. K. Preketes, H. Fidder, R. Costard, B. Koeppe, I. A. Heisler, S. Mukamel, F. Temps, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

N-H stretching excitations in adenosine-thymidine base pairs in solution: Pair geometries, infrared line shapes and ultrafast vibrational dynamics.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 117 (3), 594-606 (2013).

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[102]. C. Greve, N. K. Preketes, R. Costard, B. Koeppe, H. Fidder, E. T. J. Nibbering, F. Temps, S. Mukamel and T. Elsaesser.

N-H stretching modes of adenosine monomer in solution studied by ultrafast nonlinear infrared spectroscopy and ab-initio calculations.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 116 (29), 7636-7644 (2012).

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[101]. R. Costard, N. E. Levinger, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of water confined in phospholipid reverse micelles.

Journal of Physical Chemistry B 116 (19), 5752-5759 (2012).

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[100]. H. N. Ghosh, K. Adamczyk, S. Verma, J. Dreyer and E. T. J. Nibbering.

On the role of hydrogen bonds in photoinduced electron-transfer dynamics between 9-fluorenone and amine solvents.

Chemistry A European Journal 18 (16), 4930-4937 (2012).

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[99]. D. Xiao, M. Prémont-Schwarz, E. T. J. Nibbering and V. S. Batista.

Ultrafast vibrational frequency shifts induced by electronic excitations: Naphthols in low dielectric media.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 116 (11), 2775-2790 (2012).

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[98]. N. E. Levinger, R. Costard, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast energy migration pathways in self-assembled phospholipids interacting with confined water.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 115 (43), 11952–11959 (2011).

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[97]. M. Prémont-Schwarz, D. Xiao, V. S. Batista and E. T. J. Nibbering.

The O-H stretching mode of a prototypical photoacid as a local vibrational solvatochromic dielectric probe of solvent environment.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 115 (38), 10511-105116 (2011).

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[96]. O. F. Mohammed, S. Luber, V. S. Batista and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast branching of reaction pathways in 2-(2´-hydroxyphenyl)benzothiazole in polar acetonitrile solution.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 115 (26), 7550-7558 (2011).

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[95]. M. Yang, L. Szyc, K. Röttger, H. Fidder, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and F. Temps.

Dynamics and couplings of N-H stretching excitations of guanosine-cytidine base pairs in solution.

Journal of Physical Chemistry B 115 (18), 5484-5492 (2011).

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[94]. B. Koeppe, P. M. Tolstoy, J. Guo, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Two-dimensional UV-vis/NMR correlation spectroscopy: a hetero-spectral signal assignment of hydrogen-bonded complexes.

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2 (9), 1106-1110 (2011).

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[93]. C. Brée, A. Demircan, J. Bethge, E. T. J. Nibbering, S. Skupin, L. Bergé and G. Steinmeyer.

Filamentary pulse self-compression: The impact of the cell windows.

Physical Review A 83 (4), 043803 (2011).

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[92]. H. N. Ghosh, S. Verma and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast forward and backward electron transfer dynamics of coumarin 337 in hydrogen bonded anilines as studied with femtosecond UV-pump/IR-probe spectroscopy.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 115 (5), 664-670 (2011).

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[91]. M. Yang, L. Szyc, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser

The hydrogen-bonded 2-pyridone dimer model system. 2. Femtosecond mid-infrared pump-probe study

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 114 (46), 12195-12201 (2010).

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[90]. L. Szyc, J. Guo, M. Yang, J. Dreyer, P. M. Tolstoy, B. Czarnik-Matusewicz, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and H.-H. Limbach.

The hydrogen-bonded 2-pyridone dimer model system. 1. Combined NMR and FT-IR spectroscopy study.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 114 (29), 7749-7760 (2010).

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[89]. L. Szyc, M. Yang, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast vibrational dynamics and local interactions of hydrated DNA.

Angewandte Chemie International Edition 49 (21) 3598-3610 (2010).

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[88]. L. Szyc, M. Yang, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultraschnelle Schwingungsdynamik und lokale Wechselwirkungen in hydratisierter DNA.

Angewandte Chemie 122 (21) 3680-3693 (2010).

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[87]. K. Adamczyk, M. Prémont-Schwarz, D. Pines, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Real-time observation of carbonic acid formation in aqueous solution.

Science 326 (5960), 1690-1694 (2009); originally published online in Science Express on 12 November 2009.

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[86]. N. Munitz, Y. Avital, D. Pines, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Pines.

Cation-enhanced deprotonation of water by a strong photobase.

Israel Journal of Chemistry 47 (2), 261-272 (2009).

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[85]. K. Adamczyk, J. Dreyer, D. Pines, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast protonation of cyanate anion in aqueous solution.

Israel Journal of Chemistry 47 (2), 217-225 (2009).

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[84]. G. Gavrila, K. Godehusen, C. Weniger, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser, W. Eberhardt and Ph. Wernet.

Time-resolved x-ray spectroscopy of infrared-laser induced temperature jumps in liquid water.

Applied Physics A 96 (1), 11-18 (2009).

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[83]. O. F. Mohammed, S. A. Ahmed, E. Vauthey and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Photoinduced ring-opening of a photochromic dihydroindolizine derivative monitored with femtosecond visible and infrared spectroscopy.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 113 (17), 5061-5065 (2009).

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[82]. V. Kozich, L. Szyc, E. T. J. Nibbering, W. Werncke and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast redistribution of vibrational energy after excitation of NH stretching modes in DNA oligomers.

Chemical Physics Letters 473 (1-3), 171-175 (2009).

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[81]. L. Szyc, J. R. Dwyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast dynamics of N-H and O-H stretching excitations in hydrated DNA oligomers.

Chemical Physics 357 (1-3), 36-44 (2009).

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[80]. O. F. Mohammed, K. Adamczyk, N. Banerji, J. Dreyer, B. Lang, E. T. J. Nibbering, and E. Vauthey.

Direct femtosecond observation of tight and loose ion pairs in photoinduced bimolecular electron transfer.

Angewandte Chemie 120 (47), 9184-9188 (2008); Angewandte Chemie International Edition 47 (47), 9044-9048 (2008).

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[79]. J. R. Dwyer, L. Szyc, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of adenine-thymine base pairs in DNA oligomers.

Journal of Physical Chemistry B 112 (36), 11194-11197 (2008).

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[78]. A. R. Ridley, A. I. Stewart, K. Adamczyk, H. N. Ghosh, B. Kerkeni, Z. X. Guo, E. T. J. Nibbering, C. J. Pickett and N. T. Hunt

Multiple-timescale photoreactivity of a model compound related to the active site of [FeFe]-hydrogenase.

Inorganic Chemistry 47 (17), 7453-7455 (2008).

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[77]. Ph. Wernet, G. Gavrila, K. Godehusen, C. Weniger, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and W. Eberhardt.

Ultrafast temperature jump in liquid water studied by a novel infrared pump-x-ray probe technique.

Applied Physics A 92 (3), 511-516 (2008).

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[76]. D. Kraemer, M. L. Cowan, A. Paarmann, N. Huse, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser, and R. J. Dwayne Miller.

Temperature dependence of the two-dimensional infrared spectrum of liquid H2O.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 105 (2), 437-442 (2008).

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[75]. O. F. Mohammed, D. Pines, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Aqueous bimolecular proton transfer in acid–base neutralization.

Chemical Physics 341 (1-3), 240-257 (2007).

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[74]. T. Elsaesser, N. Huse, J. Dreyer, J. R. Dwyer, K. Heyne and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast vibrational dynamics and anharmonic couplings of hydrogen-bonded dimers in solution.

Chemical Physics 341 (1-3), 175-188 (2007).

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[73]. E. T. J. Nibbering.

Preface to special issue “Douwe Alle Wiersma – 30 Years of Molecular Photon Echo Spectroscopy”.

Chemical Physics 341 (1-3), 1-4 (2007).

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[72]. O. F. Mohammed, D. Pines, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Pines.

Base-induced solvent switches in acid-base reactions.

Angewandte Chemie 119 (9), 1480-1483 (2007); Angewandte Chemie International Edition 46 (9), 1458-1469 (2007).

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[71]. S. Ashihara, N. Huse, A. Espagne, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser

Ultrafast structural dynamics of water induced by dissipation of vibrational energy.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 111 (5), 743-746 (2007).

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[70]. D. Pines, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Pines.

Relaxation to equilibrium following photoacid dissociation in mineral acids and buffer solutions.

Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 19 (6), 065134 (2007).

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[69]. O. F. Mohammed, N. Banerji, B. Lang, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Vauthey.

Photoinduced bimolecular electron transfer investigated by femtosecond time-resolved infrared spectroscopy.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 110 (51), 13676-13680 (2006).

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[68]. J. R. Dwyer, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast dynamics of vibrational N-H stretching excitations in the 7-azaindole dimer.

Chemical Physics Letters 432 (1-3), 146-151 (2006).

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[67]. S. Ashihara, N. Huse, A. Espagne, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Vibrational couplings and ultrafast relaxation of the O-H bending mode in liquid H2O.

Chemical Physics Letters 424 (1-3), 66-70 (2006).

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[66]. K. Heyne, O. F. Mohammed, A. Usman, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and M. A. Cusanovich.

Structural evolution of the chromophore in the primary stages of trans/cis isomerization in photoactive yellow protein.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 127 (51), 18100-18106 (2005).

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[65]. A.-K. Holm, O. F. Mohammed, M. Rini, E. Mukhtar, E. T. J. Nibbering and H. Fidder.

Sequential merocyanine product isomerization following femtosecond UV excitation of a spiropyran.

Journal of Physical Chemistry A 109 (40), 8962-8968 (2005).

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[64]. O. F. Mohammed, D. Pines, J. Dreyer, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Sequential proton transfer through water bridges in acid-base reactions.

Science 310 (5745), 83-86 (2005).

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[63]. N. Huse, B. D. Bruner, M. L. Cowan, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, R. J. D. Miller and T. Elsaesser.

Anharmonic coupling underlying ultrafast vibrational dynamics of hydrogen bonds in liquids.

Physical Review Letters 95 (14), 147402 (2005).

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[62]. A. Usman, O. F. Mohammed, E. T. J. Nibbering, J. Dong, K. M. Solntsev and L. M. Tolbert.

Excited-state structure determination of the green fluorescent protein chromophore.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 127 (32), 11214-11215 (2005).

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[61]. O. F. Mohammed, J. Dreyer, B.-Z. Magnes, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Solvent dependent photoacidity state of pyranine as monitored with transient mid-infrared spectroscopy.

ChemPhysChem 6 (4), 625-636 (2005).

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[60]. N. Huse, S. Ashihara, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast vibrational relaxation of O-H bending and librational excitations in liquid H2O.

Chemical Physics Letters 404 (4-6), 389-393 (2005).

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[59]. M. L. Cowan, B. D. Bruner, N. Huse, J. R. Dwyer, B. Chugh, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and R. J. D. Miller.

Ultrafast memory loss and energy redistribution in the hydrogen bond network of liquid H2O.

Nature 434 (7030), 199-202 (2005).

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[58]. A. Usman, O. F. Mohammed, K. Heyne, J. Dreyer and E. T. J. Nibbering.
Excited state dynamics of a PYP chromophore model system explored with ultrafast infrared spectroscopy.
Chemical Physics Letters 401 (1), 157-163 (2005).
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[57]. M. Rini, D. Pines, B.-Z. Magnes, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.
Bimodal proton transfer in acid-base reactions in water.
Journal of Chemical Physics 122 (19), 9593-9610 (2004).
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[56]. K. Heyne, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser, M. Petkovi and O. Kühn.
Cascaded energy redistribution upon O-H stretching excitation in an intramolecular hydrogen bond.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 108 (29), 6083-6086 (2004).
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[55]. K. Heyne, N. Huse, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and S. Mukamel.
Coherent low-frequency motions of hydrogen bonded acetic acid dimers in the liquid phase.
Journal of Chemical Physics 121 (2), 902-913 (2004).
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[54]. E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of hydrogen bonds in the condensed phase.
Chemical Reviews 104 (4), 1887-1914 (2004).
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[53]. H. Fidder, M. Rini and E. T. J. Nibbering.
The role of large conformational changes in efficient ultrafast internal conversion: Deviations from the energy gap law.
Journal of the American Chemical Society 126 (12), 3789-3794 (2004).
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[52]. V. Lehtovuori, J. Aumanen, P. Myllyperkiö, M. Rini, E. T. J. Nibbering and J. Korppi-Tommola. 
Transient midinfrared study of light induced dissociation reaction of Ru(dcbpy)(CO)2I2 in solution.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 108 (10), 1644-1649 (2004).
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[51]. T. Zemojtel, M. Rini, K. Heyne, T. Dandekar, E. T. J. Nibbering and P. M. Kozlowski. 
NO bound myoglobin: Structural diversity and dynamics of the NO ligand.
Journal of the American Chemical Society 126 (7), 1930-1931 (2004).
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[50]. K. Heyne, N. Huse, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Ultrafast relaxation and anharmonic coupling of O-H stretching and bending excitations in cyclic acetic acid dimers.
Chemical Physics Letters 382 (1-2), 19-25 (2003).
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[49]. N. Huse, K. Heyne, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.
Vibrational multi-level quantum coherence due to anharmonic couplings in intermolecular hydrogen bonds.
Physical Review Letters 91 (19), 197401 (2003).
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[48]. M. Rini, B.-Z. Magnes, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering. 
Real-time observation of bimodal proton transfer in acid-base pairs in water.
Science 301 (5631), 349-352 (2003).
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[47]. A.-K. Holm, M. Rini, E. T. J. Nibbering and H. Fidder.
Femtosecond UV/mid-IR study of photochromism of the spiropyran 1' ,3' -dihydro-1' ,3' ,3' -trimethyl-6-nitrospiro[2H-1-benzopyran-2,2' -(2H)-indole] in solution.
Chemical Physics Letters 376 (1-2), 214-219 (2003).
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[46]. R. Grunwald, V. Kebbel, U. Griebner, U. Neumann, A. Kummrow, M. Rini, E. T. J. Nibbering, M. Piché, G. Rousseau and M. Fortin.
Spatio-temporal shaping and autocorrelation of optical few-cycle Bessel-X-pulses.
Physical Review A 67 (6), 063820 (2003).
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[45]. M. Rini, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Ultrafast vibrational relaxation processes induced by intramolecular excited state hydrogen transfer.
Chemical Physics Letters 374 (1), 13-19 (2003).
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[44]. M. Rini, A.-K. Holm, E. T. J. Nibbering and H. Fidder. 
Ultrafast UV-mid IR investigation of the ring opening reaction of a photochromic spiropyran.on of a photochromic spiropyran.
Journal of the American Chemical Society 125 (10), 3028-3034 (2003).
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[43].  K. Heyne, N. Huse, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Ultrafast coherent nuclear motions of hydrogen bonded carboxylic acid dimers.
Chemical Physics Letters 369 (5-6), 591-596 (2003).
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[42].  K. Heyne, N. Huse, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Coherent vibrational dynamics of intermolecular hydrogen bonds in acetic acid dimers studied by ultrafast mid-infrared spectroscopy.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 15 (1), S129-S136 (2003).
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[41].  M. Rini, A. Kummrow, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Femtosecond mid-infrared spectroscopy of condensed phase hydrogen-bonded systems as a probe of structural dynamics.
Faraday Discussions 122, 27-40 (2003).
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[40].  D. Madsen, J. Stenger, J. Dreyer, P. Hamm, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Femtosecond mid-infrared pump-probe study of wave packet motion in a medium-strong intramolecular hydrogen bond.
Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan 75 (5), 909-917 (2002).
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[39].  J. Stenger, D. Madsen, J. Dreyer, P. Hamm, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Femtosecond mid-infrared photon echo study of an intramolecular hydrogen bond.
Chemical Physics Letters 354 (3-4), 256-263 (2002).
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[38]. J. Stenger, D. Madsen, P. Hamm, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
A photon echo peak shift study of liquid water.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 106 (10), 2341-2350 (2002).
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[37]. R. Grunwald, U. Griebner, E. T. J. Nibbering, A. Kummrow, M. Rini, T. Elsaesser, V. Kebbel, H.-J. Hartmann and W. Jüptner. 
Spatially resolved small-angle non-collinear interferometric autocorrelation of ultrashort pulses with micro-axicon arrays.
Journal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics, Image Science, and Vision 18 (11), 2923-2931 (2001).
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[36]. V. Stert, H. -H. Ritze, E. T. J. Nibbering and W. Radloff. 
Ultrafast photochemistry in OClO molecules analyzed by femtosecond time-resolved photoelectron spectroscopy.
Chemical Physics 272 (1), 99-110 (2001).
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[35]. J. Stenger, D. Madsen, P. Hamm, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Ultrafast vibrational dephasing of liquid water.
Physical Review Letters 87 (2), 027401 (2001).
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[34].  D. Madsen, J. Stenger, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, P. Hamm and T. Elsaesser. 
Coherent vibrational ground-state dynamics of an intramolecular hydrogen bond.
Chemical Physics Letters 341 (1-2), 56-62 (2001).
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[33].   S. Ameer-Beg, S. M. Ormson, R. G. Brown, P. Matousek, M. Towrie, E. T. J. Nibbering, P. Foggi and F. V. R. Neuwahl. 
Ultrafast measurements of excited state intramolecular proton transfer (ESIPT) in room temperature solutions of 3-hydroxyflavone and derivatives.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 105 (13), 3709-3718 (2001).
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[32].  J. Stenger, D. Madsen, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, P. Hamm and T. Elsaesser. 
Coherent response of hydrogen bonds in liquids probed by ultrafast vibrational spectroscopy.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 105 (13), 2929-2932 (2001).
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[31]. H. Fidder, F. Tschirschwitz, O. Dühr and E. T. J. Nibbering. 
Vibrational mode-specific photochemical reaction dynamics of chlorine dioxide in solution.
Journal of Chemical Physics 114 (15), 6781-6794 (2001).
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[30]. A. Kummrow, M. Wittmann, F. Tschirschwitz, G. Korn and E. T. J. Nibbering.
Generation of stable transform limited 33fs-pulses tunable in the ultraviolet using sum frequency mixing.
Applied Physics B 71 (6), 885-887 (2000).
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[29]. A. Kummrow, J. Dreyer, C. Chudoba, J. Stenger, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.
Ultrafast charge transfer studied by femtosecond IR-spectroscopy and ab initio calculations.
Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society 47 (4A), 721-728 (2000).
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[28].  E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.
Probing solvation dynamics with femtosecond vibrational spectroscopy.
Applied Physics B 71 (3), 439-441(2000).
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[27].  R. Grunwald, U. Griebner, F. Tschirschwitz, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser, V. Kebbel and H.-J. Hartmann.
Generation of femtosecond Bessel beams with micro-axicon arrays.
Optics Letters 25 (13), 981-983 (2000).
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[26]. 
E. T. J. Nibbering, F. Tschirschwitz, C. Chudoba and T. Elsaesser. 
Femtochemistry of hydrogen-bonded complexes after electronic excitation in the liquid phase: the case of coumarin 102.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 104 (18), 4236-4246 (2000).
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[25]. 
L. Fiedor, H. Scheer, C. N. Hunter, F. Tschirschwitz, B. Voigt, J. Ehlert, E. Nibbering, D. Leupold and T. Elsaesser. 
Introduction of a 60 fs deactivation channel in the photosynthetic antenna LH1 by Ni-bacteriopheophytin a.
Chemical Physics Letters 319 (1-2), 145-152 (2000).
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[24].  E. T. J. Nibbering, C. Chudoba and T. Elsaesser. 
Hydrogen-bond dynamics and solvation of electronically excited-states determined by femtosecond vibrational spectroscopy.
Israel Journal of Chemistry 39 (3-4), 333-347 (1999).
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[23].
F. Tschirschwitz and E. T. J. Nibbering. 
Femtosecond pump-probe and grating scattering study of condensed phase hydrogen-bonding dynamics of complexes of coumarin 102.
Chemical Physics Letters 312 (2-4), 169-177 (1999).
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[22]. C. Chudoba, A. Kummrow, J. Dreyer, J. Stenger, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and K. Zachariasse. 
Excited state structure of 4-dimethylamino-benzonitrile studied by femtosecond mid-infrared spectroscopy and ab-initio calculations.
Chemical Physics Letters 309 (5-6), 357-363 (1999).
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[21].  C. Chudoba, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Ultrafast structural response of hydrogen bonded complexes to electronic excitation in the liquid phase.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 103 (29), 5625-5628 (1999).
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[20].  O. Dühr, E. T. J. Nibbering, G. Korn, G. Tempea and F. Krausz.  
Generation of intense 8 fs pulses at 400 nm.
Optics Letters 24 (1), 34-36 (1999).
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[19].  O. Dühr, E. T. J. Nibbering and G. Korn. 
A tunable ultrafast spectrometer based on hollow waveguides: Demonstration in the violet-blue.
Applied Physics B 67 (4), 525-527 (1998).
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[18].  C. Chudoba, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser. 
Site-specific excited-state solute-solvent interactions probed by femtosecond vibrational spectroscopy.
Physical Review Letters 81 (14), 3010-3013 (1998).
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[17].  H. R. Lange, A. Chiron, E. T. J. Nibbering, G. Grillon, J. -F. Ripoche, M. A. Franco, B. Lamouroux, B. S. Prade, and A. Mysyrowicz. 
Anomalous long range propagation of femtosecond laser pulses through air: moving focus or pulse selfguiding?
Optics Letters 23 (1), 120-122 (1998).
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[16].  E. T. J. Nibbering, O. Dühr and G. Korn. 
Generation of intense tunable 20-fs pulses near 400 nm by use of a gas-filled hollow waveguide.
Optics Letters 22 (17), 1335-1337 (1997).
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[15].  J. - F. Ripoche, G. Grillon, B. Prade, M. Franco, E. Nibbering, R. Lange and A. Mysyrowicz.
Determination of the time dependence of n2 in air.
Optics Communications 135 (4-6), 310-314 (1997).
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[14].  E. T. J. Nibbering, G. Grillon, M. A. Franco, B. S. Prade and A. Mysyrowicz.
Determination of the inertial contribution to the nonlinear refractive index of air, N2 and O2 by use of unfocused high-intensity femtosecond laser pulses.
Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics 14 (3), 650-660 (1997).
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[13].  V. Malka, E. De Wispelaere, R. Bonadio, F. Amiranoff, F. Blascho, C. Stenz, P. Mounaix, G. Grillon and E. Nibbering.
Stimulated Raman backscattering instability in short pulse laser interaction with helium gas.
Physics of Plasmas 3 (5), 1682-1688 (1996).
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[12].  E. T. J. Nibbering, M. A. Franco, B. S. Prade, G. Grillon, J. -P. Chambaret and A. Mysyrowicz.
Spectral determination of the amplitude and the phase of intense optical pulses.
Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics 13 (2), 317-329 (1996).
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[11].  E. T. J. Nibbering, P. F. Curley, G. Grillon, B. S. Prade, M. A. Franco, F. Salin and A. Mysyrowicz.
Conical emission from self-guided femtosecond pulses in air.
Optics Letters 21 (1), 62-64 (1996).
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[10].  E. T. J. Nibbering, M. A. Franco, B. S. Prade, G. Grillon, C. Le Blanc and A. Mysyrowicz.
Measurement of the nonlinear refractive index of transparent materials by spectral analysis after nonlinear propagation.
Optics Communications 119 (5,6), 479-484 (1995).
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[9].  D. von der Linde, T. Engers, G. Jenke, P. Agostini, G. Grillon, E. Nibbering, A. Mysyrowicz and A. Antonetti.
Generation of high order harmonics from solid surfaces by intense femtosecond laser pulses.
Physical Review A 52 (1), R25-R27 (1995).
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[8].  B. S. Prade, J. M. Schins, E. T. J. Nibbering, M. A. Franco and A. Mysyrowicz.
A simple method for the determination of the intensity and phase of ultrashort optical pulses.
Optics Communications 113 (1), 79-84 (1994).
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[7].  E. T. J. Nibbering, D. A. Wiersma and K. Duppen.
Ultrafast electronic fluctuation and solvation in liquids.
Chemical Physics 183 (2,3), 167-185 (1994).
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[6].  K. Duppen, F. de Haan, E. T. J. Nibbering and D. A. Wiersma.
Chirped four wave mixing.
Physical Review A 47 (6), 5120-5137 (1993).
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[5].  E. T. J. Nibbering, D. A. Wiersma and K. Duppen.
Ultrafast nonlinear spectroscopy with chirped optical pulses.
Physical Review Letters 68 (4), 514-517 (1992).
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[4].  E. T. J. Nibbering, K. Duppen and D. A. Wiersma.
Solution dynamics by line shape analysis, resonance light scattering and femtosecond four-wave mixing.
Journal of Photochemistry Photobiology A: Chemistry 62 (3), 347-370 (1992).
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[3].  E. T. J. Nibbering, D. A. Wiersma and K. Duppen.
Femtosecond non-Markovian optical dynamics in solution.
Physical Review Letters 66 (19), 2464-2467 (1991).
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[2].  E. T. J. Nibbering, K. Duppen and D. A. Wiersma.
Optical dephasing in solution: A line shape and resonance light scattering study of azulene in isopentane and cyclohexane.
Journal of Chemical Physics 93 (8), 5477-5484 (1990).
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[1].  P. A. Kraakman, E. T. J. Nibbering, W. H. de Wolf and F. Bickelhaupt.
Flash vacuum thermolysis of dispiro[2.2.n.2]alkadienes.
Tetrahedron 43 (21), 5109-5124 (1987).
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PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED SCIENTIFIC BOOKS.
 
[8].  E. T. J. Nibbering, J. Dreyer, O. Kühn. J. Bredenbeck, P. Hamm and T. Elsaesser.

Vibrational dynamics of hydrogen bonds.

in Analysis and Control of Ultrafast Photoinduced Reactions, Springer Series in Chemical Physics 87, O. Kühn and L. Wöste, eds., Chapter 7, pp. 619-687 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2007).

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[7].  E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Pines

Bimolecular proton transfer in solution.

in Hydrogen Transfer Reactions, Volume 2: Physical and Chemical Aspects IV-VII, J. T. Hynes, J. P. Klinman, H.-H. Limbach and R. L. Schowen, eds., Part IV: Hydrogen Transfer in Protic Systems, Chapter 14, pp. 443-458 (Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2007).

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[6].  E. T. J. Nibbering, H. Fidder and E. Pines

Ultrafast chemistry: using time-resolved vibrational spectroscopy for interrogation of structural dynamics.

in Annual Review of Physical Chemistry 56, S. R. Leone, P. Alivisatos and A. E. McDermott, eds., pp. 337-367 (Annual Reviews, Palo Alto, USA, 2005).

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[5].  E. T. J. Nibbering.
Femtosecond condensed phase spectroscopy: Structural Dynamics.
in Encyclopedia of Modern Optics, Volume 5 - Ultrafast Technology, R. D. Guenther, D. G. Steel and L. Bayvel, eds., pp. 253-263 (Elsevier, Oxford, UK, 2004).

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[4].  M. Rini, O. F. Mohammed, B.-Z. Magnes, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.
Bimodal intermolecular proton transfer in water: Photoacid-base pairs studied with ultrafast infrared spectroscopy.
in Femtochemistry and Femtobiology: Ultrafast Events in Molecular Science, M. Martin, J. T. Hynes, eds., pp. 189-192 (Elsevier, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 2004).
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[3].  T. Elsaesser, K. Heyne, N. Huse and E. T. J. Nibbering.
Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of hydrogen-bonded dimers in solution.
in Femtochemistry and Femtobiology: Ultrafast Events in Molecular Science, M. Martin, J. T. Hynes, eds., pp. 157-164 (Elsevier, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 2004).
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[2].  J. Stenger, D. Madsen, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, P. Hamm and T. Elsaesser.
Ultrafast dynamics of hydrogen bonds in the liquid phase: Vibrational quantum beats and dephasing.
in Femtochemistry and Femtobiology: Ultrafast Dynamics in Molecular Science, A. Douhal, J. Santamaria, eds., pp. 169-184 (World Scientific, Singapore, Singapore, 2002).
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[1].  E. T. J. Nibbering and J. Dreyer.

Femtosecond chemical events of intramolecular charge transfer and intermolecular hydrogen bond breaking after electronic excitation: structural dynamics in the condensed phase.

in Femtochemistry, F. C. De Schryver, S. De Feyter, G. Schweitzer, eds., Chapter 21, pp. 345-366 (Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2001).

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PUBLICATIONS IN PROCEEDINGS OF CONFERENCES.
 
[48].  F. Dahms, R. Costard, B. P. Fingerhut, E. Pines, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

The hydrated excess proton - Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of the Zundel cation H5O2+.

in XXth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, L. DiMauro, M. Kuwata-Gonokami, G. Cerullo and J. Ogilvie, eds., OSA Publishing’s Digital Library, xx-yy (2016).

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[47].  M. Prémont-Schwarz, S. Chaudhuri, D. Pines, E. Pines, D. Huppert, V. S. Batista and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast photoinduced charge transfer of 1-naphthol and 2-naphthol photoacids to halogenated solvents.

in XXth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, L. DiMauro, M. Kuwata-Gonokami, G. Cerullo and J. Ogilvie, eds., OSA Publishing’s Digital Library, xx-yy (2016).

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[46].  B.T. Psciuk, M. Prémont-Schwarz, B. Koeppe, S. Keinan, D. Xiao, V. S. Batista and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast IR spectroscopy of O-H stretching modes in 2-naphthol-acetonitrile photoacid-base complexes.

in XIXth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, K. Yamanouchi, S. Cundiff, R. de Vivie-Riedle, M. Kuwata-Gonokami and L. DiMauro, eds., Springer Proc. Phys. 162, 483-486 (2015).

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[45].  C. Greve, R. Costard, H. Fidder and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Hydrogen bond enhancement of Fermi resonances explored with ultrafast IR two-colour pump-probe and 2D-IR spectroscopy.

in XIXth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, K. Yamanouchi, S. Cundiff, R. de Vivie-Riedle, M. Kuwata-Gonokami and L. DiMauro, eds., Springer Proc. Phys. 162, 471-474 (2015).

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[44].  H. N. Ghosh, K. Adamczyk, S. Verma, J. Dreyer and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast proton coupled electron transfer (PCET) dynamics in 9-anthranol-aliphatic amine system.

in XVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, M. Chergui, A. Taylor, S. Cundiff, R. de Vivie-Riedle and K. Yamagouchi, eds., EPJ Web of Conferences 41, 08003 (2013).

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[43].  M. Prémont-Schwarz, D. Xiao, S. Sekharan, V. S. Batista and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast OH stretching frequency shifts of hydrogen-bonded 2-naphthol photoacid-base complexes in solution.

in XVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, M. Chergui, A. Taylor, S. Cundiff, R. de Vivie-Riedle and K. Yamagouchi, eds., EPJ Web of Conferences 41, 06007 (2013).

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[42].  R. Costard, C. Greve, N. E. Levinger, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of water confined in phospholipid micelles.

in XVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, M. Chergui, A. Taylor, S. Cundiff, R. de Vivie-Riedle and K. Yamagouchi, eds., EPJ Web of Conferences 41, 06003 (2013).

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[40].  C. Greve, N. K. Preketes, R. Costard, B. Koeppe, H. Fidder, E. T. J. Nibbering, F. Temps, S. Mukamel and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast IR pump-probe and 2D-IR photon echo spectroscopy of adenosine-thymidine base pairs.

in XVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, M. Chergui, A. Taylor, S. Cundiff, R. de Vivie-Riedle and K. Yamagouchi, eds., EPJ Web of Conferences 41, 05019 (2013).

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[40].  K. Adamczyk, M. Prémont-Schwarz, D. Pines, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast generation of aqueous carbonic acid.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XVII, M. Chergui, D. M. Jonas, E. Riedle, R. W. Schoenlein and A. J. Taylor, eds., pp. 478-480 (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2011).

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[39].  B. Lang, K. Adamczyk, N. Banerji, D. Villamaina, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Vauthey.

Tracking the Pathway of an ultrafast bimolecular photo-induced electron transfer.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XVII, M. Chergui, D. M. Jonas, E. Riedle, R. W. Schoenlein and A. J. Taylor, eds., pp. 376-378 (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2011).

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[38].  O. F. Mohammed, K. Adamczyk, D. Pines, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Aqueous proton transfer pathways in bimolecular acid-base neutralization.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XVI, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 92, P. Corkum, S. De Silvestri, K. A. Nelson, E. Riedle and R. Schoenlein, eds., pp. 622-624 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2009).

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[37].  O. F. Mohammed, K. Adamczyk, N. Banerji, J. Dreyer, B. Lang, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Vauthey.

Direct femtosecond observation of tight and loose ion pairs upon photoinduced bimolecular electron transfer.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XVI, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 92, P. Corkum, S. De Silvestri, K. A. Nelson, E. Riedle and R. Schoenlein, eds., pp. 613-615 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2009).

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[36].  J. R. Dwyer, Lukasz Szyc, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of adenine-thymine base pairs in hydrated DNA.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XVI, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 92, P. Corkum, S. De Silvestri, K. A. Nelson, E. Riedle and R. Schoenlein, eds., pp. 535-537 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2009).

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[35].  G. Gavrila, Ph. Wernet, K. Godehusen, C. Weniger, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and W. Eberhardt.

Ultrafast temperature jumps in liquid water studied by a infrared-pump and x-ray absorption-probe spectroscopy.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XVI, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 92, P. Corkum, S. De Silvestri, K. A. Nelson, E. Riedle and R. Schoenlein, eds., pp. 505-507 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2009).

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[34].  O. F. Mohammed, K. Heyne, A. Usman, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and M. A. Cusanovich.

Ultrafast polarization-sensitive infrared spectroscopy of photoactive yellow protein and model compounds.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XV, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 88, P. Corkum, D. Jonas, R. J. D. Miller and A. M. Weiner, eds., pp. 453-455 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2007).

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[33].  S. Ashihara, N. Huse, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.

Ultrafast relaxation dynamics of O-H bending and librational excitations in liquid H2O.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XV, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 88, P. Corkum, D. Jonas, R. J. D. Miller and A. M. Weiner, eds., pp. 436-438 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2007).

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[32].  O. F. Mohammed, D. Pines, J. Dreyer, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast aqueous bimolecular acid-base proton transfer: From direct exchange to sequential hopping.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XV, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 88, P. Corkum, D. Jonas, R. J. D. Miller and A. M. Weiner, eds., pp. 412-414 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2007).

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[31].  A. Paarmann, D. Kraemer, M. L. Cowan, N. Huse, M. Harb, B. D. Bruner, J. R. Dwyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser and R. J. D. Miller.

2D-IR photon echo spectroscopy of liquid H2O - Combination of novel nanofluidics and diffractive optics deciphers ultrafast structural dynamics.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XV, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 88, P. Corkum, D. Jonas, R. J. D. Miller and A. M. Weiner, eds., pp. 335-337 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2007).

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[30].  E. T. J. Nibbering, O. F. Mohammed, J. Dreyer, D. Pines and E. Pines.

Ultrafast aqueous bimolecular proton transfer.

in Trombay Symposium on Radiation and Photochemistry (TSRP-2006), T. Mukherjee, A. C. Bhasikuttan and H. Pal, eds., pp. 36-38 (R. V. Enterprises. Mumbai, India, 2006).
 
[29].  M. Rini, B.-Z. Magnes, E. Pines and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Direct observation of bimodal intermolecular proton transfer in photoacid-base pairs in water.

in Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy, Proceedings of the "XI TRVS International Conference (Castiglione della Pescaia, May 24-29 2003), Fondazione Carlo Marchi - Quaderni 26, S. Califano, P. Foggi, R. Righini, eds., pp. 223-228 (Leo S. Olschki, Firenze, Italy, 2005).
 
[28].  M. Rini, A.-K. Holm, E. T. J. Nibbering and H. Fidder.

Ultrafast UV/mid-IR study of the photochromism of the spiropyran - merocyanine photoreaction.

in Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy, Proceedings of the "XI TRVS International Conference (Castiglione della Pescaia, May 24-29 2003), Fondazione Carlo Marchi - Quaderni 26, S. Califano, P. Foggi, R. Righini, eds., pp. 217-222 (Leo S. Olschki, Firenze, Italy, 2005).
 
[27].  T. Elsaesser, K. Heyne, N. Huse and E. T. J. Nibbering.

Ultrafast vibrational dynamics of hydrogen bonded dimers in solution.

in Time Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy, Proceedings of the "XI TRVS International Conference (Castiglione della Pescaia, May 24-29 2003), Fondazione Carlo Marchi - Quaderni 26, S. Califano, P. Foggi, R. Righini, eds., pp. 69-75 (Leo S. Olschki, Firenze, Italy, 2005).
 
[26].  O. F. Mohammed, M. Rini, J. Dreyer, B.-Z. Magnes, D. Pines, E. T. J. Nibbering and E. Pines.

Bimodal intermolecular proton transfer in acid-base neutralization reactions in water.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XIV, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 79, T. Kobayashi, T. Okada, T. Kobayashi, K. A. Nelson and S. De Silvestri, eds., pp. 448-452 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2005).

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[25].  N. Huse, B. D. Bruner, M. L. Cowan, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser, and R. J. D. Miller.

Heterodyne 2D-IR photon echo spectroscopy of multi-level OH stretching coherences in hydrogen bonds.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XIV, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 79, T. Kobayashi, T. Okada, T. Kobayashi, K. A. Nelson and S. De Silvestri, eds., pp. 407-409 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2005).

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[24].  K. Heyne, M. Petkovi, E. T. J. Nibbering, O. Kühn and T. Elsaesser.

Cascaded energy redistribution upon O-H stretch excitation in an intramolecular hydrogen bonded system.

in Ultrafast Phenomena XIV, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 79, T. Kobayashi, T. Okada, T. Kobayashi, K. A. Nelson and S. De Silvestri, eds., pp. 389-391 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2005).

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[23].  H. Fidder, F. Tschirschwitz, O. Dühr and E. T. J. Nibbering.
Reaction dynamics of OClO in solution.
in Recent Advances in Ultrafast Spectroscopy, Fondazione Carlo Marchi, Quaderni 21, Proceedings of the "XII UPS Conference" (Florence, October 28 - November 1, 2001), S. Califano, P. Foggi and R. Righini, eds., pp. 105-110 (Leo S. Olschki, Firenze, Italy, 2003).
 
[22].  J. Stenger, D. Madsen, P. Hamm, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.
A mid-infrared photon echo study of liquid water.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XIII, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 71, R. D. Miller, M. M. Murnane, N. F. Scherer, and A. M. Weiner, eds., pp. 577-579 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2003).
 
[21].  M. Rini, A. Kummrow, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.
Ultrafast site-specific mid-infrared spectroscopy of excited-state intramolecular proton transfer.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XIII, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 71, R. D. Miller, M. M. Murnane, N. F. Scherer and A. M. Weiner, eds., pp. 465-467 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2003).
 
[20].  R. Grunwald, V. Kebbel, U. Griebner, U. Neumann, A. Kummrow, E. T. J. Nibbering, M. Rini, M. Piché, G. Rousseau and M. Fortin.
Generation of ultrashort-pulse nondiffracting beams and X-waves with thin-film axicons.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XIII, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 71, R. D. Miller, M. M. Murnane, N. F. Scherer and A. M. Weiner, eds., pp. 247-249 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2003).
 
[19].  R. Grunwald, V. Kebbel, U. Griebner, U. Neumann, A. Kummrow, E. T. J. Nibbering, M. Rini, M. Piché, G. Rousseau, M. Fortin and N. McCarthy.
Femtosecond laser beam shaping with structured thin-film elements.
in Applications of Photonic Technology 5, Proc. SPIE 4833, R. A. Lessard, G. A. Lampropoulos and G. W. Schinn., eds., pp. 354-361 (SPIE, Bellingham, USA, 2002).
 
[18].  H. Fidder, F. Tschirschwitz, O. Dühr and E. T. J. Nibbering.
Vibrational mode-specific ultrafast photodissociation dynamics in chlorine dioxide in solution.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XII, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 66, T. Elsaesser, S. Mukamel, M. M. Murnane, N. F. Scherer, eds., pp. 633-635 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2000).
 
[17].  V. Stert, H.-H. Ritze, P. Farmanara, F. Tschirschwitz, E. T. J. Nibbering and W. Radloff.
Ultrafast dynamics in ClO2 and ClO2(H2O)n excited at 398nm.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XII, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 66, T. Elsaesser, S. Mukamel, M. M. Murnane, N. F. Scherer, eds., pp. 630-632 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2000).
 
[16].  J. Stenger, J. Dreyer, E. T. J. Nibbering, P. Hamm and T. Elsaesser.
Ultrafast coherent response of hydrogen bonds.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XII, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 66, T. Elsaesser, S. Mukamel, M. M. Murnane, N. F. Scherer, eds., pp. 542-544 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2000).
 
[15].  C. Chudoba, E. T. J. Nibbering and T. Elsaesser.
Dynamics of site-specific excited-state solute-solvent interactions as probed by femtosecond vibrational spectroscopy.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XI, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 63, T. Elsaesser, J. G. Fujimoto, D. A. Wiersma and W. Zinth, eds., pp. 535-537 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1998).
 
[14].  H. R. Lange, J. - F. Ripoche, A. A. Chiron, B. Lamouroux, M. A. Franco, B. S. Prade, E. T. J. Nibbering and A. Mysyrowicz.
Temporal evolution of selfguided femtosecond laser pulses in the presence of Kerr-nonlinearity and ionisation.
in Ultrafast Phenomena XI, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 63, T. Elsaesser, J. G. Fujimoto, D. A. Wiersma and W. Zinth, eds., pp. 115-117 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1998).
 
[13].  J.-F. Ripoche, M. A. Franco, G. Grillon, E. T. J. Nibbering, B. S. Prade and A. Mysyrowicz.
Dynamical studies of non-linear refractive index by cross phase modulation.
in Ultrafast Phenomena X, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 62, P. F. Barbara, J. G. Fujimoto, W. H. Knox and W. Zinth, eds., pp. 179-180 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1996).
 
[12].  P. F. Curley, E. T. J. Nibbering, G. Grillon, R. Lange, M. A. Franco, T. Lehner, B. S. Prade and A. Mysyrowicz.
Selfchannelling of intense femtosecond optical pulses through air in the transient regime.
in Ultrafast Phenomena X, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 62, P. F. Barbara, J. G. Fujimoto, W. H. Knox and W. Zinth, eds., pp. 103-104 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1996).
 
[11].  E. T. J. Nibbering, H. R. Lange, J. -F. Ripoche, C. Le Blanc, J. P. Chambaret and M. A. Franco.
Determination of the magnitude and time response of the non-linear refractive index of transparent materials using spectral analysis after non-linear propagation.
in SPIE's International Symposium on Photonics West '96 Generation, Amplification and Measurement of Ultrashort Laser Pulses III, Proc. SPIE 2701, W. E. White and D. H. Reitze, eds., pp. 222-228 (SPIE, Bellingham, USA, 1996).
 
[10].  D. von der Linde; T. Engers; G. Jenke, P. Agostini, G. Grillon, E. Nibbering, J.-P. Chambaret, A. Mysyrowicz and A. Antonetti.
Generation of ultrashort XUV pulses by harmonic generation from solid surfaces.
in Laser Optics '95 and ICONO '95: Superintense Laser Fields, Proc. SPIE 2770, A. A. Andreev and V. M. Gordienko, eds., pp. 98-105 (SPIE, Bellingham, USA, 1996).
 
[9].  D. von der Linde, T. Engers, G. Jenke, P. Agostini, G. Grillon, E. Nibbering, J.-P. Chambaret, P. F. Curley, A. Mysyrowicz, and A. Antonetti.
Generation of high order harmonics from solid surfaces by intense femtosecond laser pulses.
in Ultrafast Processes in Spectroscopy, O. Svelto, S. De Silvestri and G. Denardo, eds., pp. 319-323 (Plenum Press, New York, USA, 1996).
 
[8].  B. S. Prade, E. T. J. Nibbering, M. A. Franco, G. Grillon and A. Mysyrowicz.
New method for the determination of the phase and amplitude of intense femtosecond pulses.
in SPIE's International Symposium on Photonics West '95 Generation, Amplification and Measurement of Ultrashort Laser Pulses II, Proc. SPIE 2377, F. Wise and C. P. J. Barty, eds., pp. 187-193 (SPIE, Bellingham, USA, 1995).
 
[7].  M. A. Franco, B. S. Prade, E. T. J. Nibbering, J. -Y. Vinet and A. Mysyrowicz.
A 3D numerical code for the propagation of optical pulses in nonlinear media.
in Ultrafast Phenomena IX, Springer Ser. Chem. Phys. 60, P. F. Barbara, W. H. Knox, G. A. Mourou and A. H. Zewail, eds., pp. 265-266 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1994).
 
[6].  E. T. J. Nibbering, D. A. Wiersma and K. Duppen.
Non-Markovian optical systems.
in Coherent Optical Interactions in Semiconductors, NATO ASI Series, Series B: Physics 330, R. T. Phillips, ed., pp. 181-197 (Plenum, New York, USA, 1994).
 
[5].  K. Duppen, E. T. J. Nibbering and D. A. Wiersma.
Solvent dynamics probed by photon echo.
Proceedings of the colloquium Femtosecond Reaction Dynamics, Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Verhandelingen, Afd. Natuurkunde, Eerste Reeks 42, D. A. Wiersma, ed., pp. 197-208 (Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 1994).
 
[4].  D. A. Wiersma, E. T. J. Nibbering and K. Duppen.
Femtosecond molecular dynamics in liquids.
in Ultrafast Phenomena VIII, Springer Series in Chemical Physics 55, J. -L. Martin, A. Migus, A. H. Zewail and W. H. Knox, eds., pp. 611-615 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1993).
 
[3].  E. T. J. Nibbering, F. de Haan, D. A. Wiersma and K. Duppen.
Ultrafast nonlinear spectroscopy with chirped optical pulses.
in Ultrafast Phenomena VIII, Springer Series in Chemical Physics 55, J. -L. Martin, A. Migus, A. H. Zewail and W. H. Knox, eds., pp. 107-109 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1993).
 
[2].  E. T. J. Nibbering, D. A. Wiersma and K. Duppen.
Femtosecond photon echo formation in liquids.
in Coherence Phenomena in Atoms and Molecules in Laser Fields, NATO ASI Series, Series B: Physics 287, A. D. Bandrauk and S. C. Wallace, eds., pp. 377-391 (Plenum, New York, USA, 1992).
 
[1].  E. T. J. Nibbering, K. Duppen and D. A. Wiersma.
Non-Markovian dynamics of azulene in solution.
in Ultrafast Phenomena VII, Springer Series in Chemical Physics 53, C. B. Harris, E. P. Ippen, G. A. Mourou and A. H. Zewail, eds., pp. 471-473 (Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1990).

 

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COMPLETED COOPERATIVE RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

• Hydrogen bond dynamics of hydrated phosholipid reverse micelles (with T. Elsaesser – MBI; N. Levinger – Colorado State University: 2010-2012).
• Hydrogen bond dynamics of DNA base pairs (with T. Elsaesser – MBI; F. Temps – Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel; S. Mukamel – University of California at Irvine 2010-2013).
• Hydrogen bond dynamics of hydrated DNA films and biomimetic base pairs (with T. Elsaesser – MBI: 2006-2011).
• Photochemistry of model compounds for hydrogenases (with N. Hunt – University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland and C. N. Pickett – University of East Anglia, Norwich, England: 2007-2009).
• Hydrogen bond dynamics of neat liquid water (with T. Elsaesser – MBI; Ph. Wernet and W. Eberhardt – Bessy: 2007-2009).
• Hydrogen bond dynamics of neat liquid water and acetic acid dimer (with T. Elsaesser – MBI; R.J.D. Miller – University of Toronto: 2002-2008).
• Structural dynamics of photoactive yellow protein (with M. A. Cusanovich – University of Arizona at Tucson: 2003-2005).
• Dynamics of ligand exchange in Ru(dcbpy)(CO)2I2 (with J. Korppi-Tommola, Jyväskylä, Finland: 2002-2003).
• NO dissociation and recombination in heme proteins (with T. Zemojtel and T. Dandekar – Universität Würzburg and P. Kozlowski – University of Louisville, Kentucky: 2002-2003).
• Photochemistry of photochromic switches (with H. Fidder – University of Uppsala: 2001 - 2005).
• Hydrogen bond dynamics in isotopically diluted water and intramolecular hydrogen-bonded systems (with P. Hamm and T. Elsaesser – MBI: 1999-2001).
• Generation of femtosecond Bessel beams with micro-axicon arrays (with R. Grunwald – MBI and V. Kebbel – BIAS, Bremen: 1999-2001).
• Femtosecond internal conversion and exciton delocalization dynamics of isolated Ni-BPheo-substituted light harvesting complex 1 (with D. Leupold – MBI and H. Scheer – Ludwig Maximilians Universität München: 1999).
• Femtochemistry of chlorine dioxide in the gas phase (with W. Radloff – MBI: 1998-2000).
• Femtochemistry of chlorine dioxide in solution (with H. Fidder – University of Uppsala, Sweden: 1998-2000).
• Ultrafast structural dynamics in intramolecular charge transfer in dimethylbenzonitrile (with T. Elsaesser – MBI and K. Zachariasse – MPI für Biophysikalische Chemie Göttingen: 1998-1999).
• Excited state intramolecular hydrogen transfer of flavones (with R. G. Brown – University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK: 1998-1999).
• Hydrogen bond dynamics in electronically excited states (with T. Elsaesser – MBI: 1997-1999).
• Ultrashort pulse generation in the violet-blue spectral region (with G. Korn – MBI: 1995-1998).

 
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