Publications

Journal Articles

2019

Ultrafast Broadband Fluorescence Up-conversion Study of the Electronic Relaxation of Metalloporphyrins

O. Bram; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry A. 2019-02-21. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jpca.9b00007.

Ultrafast broadband circular dichroism in the deep ultraviolet

M. Oppermann; B. Bauer; T. Rossi; F. Zinna; J. Helbing et al. 

Optica. 2019-01-20. DOI : 10.1364/OPTICA.6.000056.

2018

Vibrational coherence transfer in the ultrafast intersystem crossing of a diplatinum complex in solution

R. Monni; G. Capano; G. Aubock; H. Gray; A. Vlcek et al. 

roceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2018. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.1719899115.

Ultrafast X-Ray Spectroscopy of Conical Intersections

S. Neville; M. Chergui; A. Stolow; M. Schuurman 

Physical Review Letters. 2018. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.243001.

Ultrafast photophysics and photochemistry of iron hexacyanides in solution: Infrared to X-ray spectroscopic studies

M. Chergui 

COORDINATION CHEMISTRY REVIEWS. 2018. DOI : 10.1016/j.ccr.2018.05.021.

Revealing hole trapping in zinc oxide nanoparticles by time-resolved X-ray spectroscopy

T. Penfold; J. Szlachetko; F. Santomauro; A. Britz; W. Gawelda et al. 

Nature Communications. 2018. DOI : 10.1038/s41467-018-02870-4.

RETRACTION: On the enzymatic activity of catalase: an iron L-edge X-ray absorption study of the active centre (Retraction of Vol 12, Pg 4827, 2010)

N. Bergmann; S. Bonhommeau; K. Lange; S. Greil; S. Eisebitt et al. 

PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS. 2018. DOI : 10.1039/c8cp91772h.

Hydrophobic interactions of sucralose with protein structures

N. Shukla; E. Pomarico; C. Hecht; E. Taylor; M. Chergui et al. 

ARCHIVES OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS. 2018. DOI : 10.1016/j.abb.2017.12.013.

Evaluation of Hyperpolarizability from the Solvatochromic Method: Thiophene Containing Push-Pull Cationic Dyes as a Case Study

B. Carlotti; A. Cesaretti; O. Cannelli; T. Giovannini; C. Cappelli et al. 

JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C. 2018. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b10647.

Clocking the Ultrafast Electron Cooling in Anatase Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles

E. Baldini; T. Palmieri; E. Pomarico; G. Aubock; M. Chergui 

ACS PHOTONICS. 2018. DOI : 10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00945.

2017

Clocking the onset of bilayer coherence in a high- Tc cuprate

E. Baldini; A. Mann; B. P. P. Mallett; C. Arrell; F. van Mourik et al. 

Physical Review B. 2017. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.95.024501.

Time-resolved Element-selective Probing of Charge Carriers in Solar Materials

J. Budarz; F. G. Santomauro; M. H. Rittmann-Frank; C. J. Milne; T. Huthwelker et al. 

Chimia. 2017. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2017.768.

Charge migration and charge transfer in molecular systems

H. J. Wörner; C. A. Arrell; N. Banerji; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui et al. 

Structural Dynamics. 2017. DOI : 10.1063/1.4996505.

Photoemission and photoionization time delays and rates

L. Gallmann; I. Jordan; H. J. Wörner; L. Castiglioni; M. Hengsberger et al. 

Structural Dynamics. 2017. DOI : 10.1063/1.4997175.

Charge separation and carrier dynamics in donor-acceptor heterojunction photovoltaic systems

J. Teuscher; J. C. Brauer; A. Stepanov; A. Solano; A. Boziki et al. 

Structural Dynamics. 2017. DOI : 10.1063/1.4996409.

Interfacial Electron Injection Probed by a Substrate-Specific Excitonic Signature

E. Baldini; T. Palmieri; T. Rossi; M. Oppermann; E. Pomarico et al. 

Journal Of The American Chemical Society. 2017. DOI : 10.1021/jacs.7b06322.

Coherent generation of symmetry-forbidden phonons by light-induced electron-phonon interactions in magnetite

S. Borroni; E. Baldini; V. M. Katukuri; A. Mann; K. Parlinski et al. 

Physical Review B. 2017. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.96.104308.

Design and implementation of an optimal laser pulse front tilting scheme for ultrafast electron diffraction in reflection geometry with high temporal resolution

F. Pennacchio; G. M. Vanacore; G. F. Mancini; M. Oppermann; R. Jayaraman et al. 

Structural Dynamics. 2017. DOI : 10.1063/1.4991483.

From structure to structural dynamics: Ahmed Zewail's legacy

M. Chergui; J. M. Thomas 

Structural Dynamics. 2017. DOI : 10.1063/1.4998243.

Preface to Special Topic: Ultrafast Structural Dynamics-A Tribute to Ahmed H. Zewail

M. Chergui 

Structural Dynamics. 2017. DOI : 10.1063/1.4998273.

The Lausanne Centre for Ultrafast Science (LACUS)

M. Chergui 

Chimia. 2017. 

The LOUVRE Laboratory: State-of-the-Art Ultrafast Ultraviolet Spectroscopies for Molecular and Materials Science

M. Oppermann; N. S. Nagornova; A. Oriana; E. Baldini; L. Mewes et al. 

Chimia. 2017. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2017.288.

Time-resolved ARPES at LACUS: Band Structure and Ultrafast Electron Dynamics of Solids

A. Crepaldi; S. Roth; G. Gatti; C. A. Arrell; J. Ojeda et al. 

Chimia. 2017. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2017.273.

Harmonium: An Ultrafast Vacuum Ultraviolet Facility

C. A. Arrell; J. Ojeda; L. Longetti; A. Crepaldi; S. Roth et al. 

Chimia. 2017. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2017.268.

Charge-transfer and impulsive electronic-to-vibrational energy conversion in ferricyanide: ultrafast photoelectron and transient infrared studies'

J. Ojeda; C. A. Arrell; L. Longetti; M. Chergui; J. Helbing 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2017. DOI : 10.1039/c7cp03337k.

Anomalous anisotropic exciton temperature dependence in rutile TiO2

E. Baldini; A. Dominguez; L. Chiodo; E. Sheveleva; M. Yazdi-Rizi et al. 

Physical Review B. 2017. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.96.041204.

Photophysics of a copper phenanthroline elucidated by trajectory and wavepacket-based quantum dynamics: a synergetic approach

G. Capano; T. J. Penfold; M. Chergui; I. Tavernelli 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2017. DOI : 10.1039/c7cp00436b.

Conservation of vibrational coherence in ultrafast electronic relaxation: The case of diplatinum complexes in solution

R. Monni; G. Aubock; D. Kinschel; K. M. Aziz-Lange; H. B. Gray et al. 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2017. DOI : 10.1016/j.cplett.2017.02.071.

photoaquation Mechanism of Hexacyanoferrate(II) Ions: Ultrafast 2D UV and Transient Visible and IR Spectroscopies

M. Reinhard; G. Auboeck; N. A. Besley; I. P. Clark; G. M. Greetham et al. 

Journal Of The American Chemical Society. 2017. DOI : 10.1021/jacs.7b02769.

Probing ultrafast pi pi*/n pi* internal conversion in organic chromophores via K-edge resonant absorption

T. J. A. Wolf; R. H. Myhre; J. P. Cryan; S. Coriani; R. J. Squibb et al. 

Nature Communications. 2017. DOI : 10.1038/s41467-017-00069-7.

Localized holes and delocalized electrons in photoexcited inorganic perovskites: Watching each atomic actor by picosecond X-ray absorption spectroscopy

F. G. Santomauro; J. Grilj; L. Mewes; G. Nedelcu; S. Yakunin et al. 

Structural Dynamics. 2017. DOI : 10.1063/1.4971999.

Dissecting charge relaxation pathways in CdSe/CdS nanocrystals using femtosecond two-dimensional electronic spectroscopy

J. W. Jarrett; C. Yi; T. Stoll; J. Rehault; A. Oriana et al. 

Nanoscale. 2017. DOI : 10.1039/c7nr00654c.

Strongly bound excitons in anatase TiO2 single crystals and nanoparticles

E. Baldini; L. Chiodo; A. Dominguez; M. Palummo; S. Moser et al. 

Nature Communications. 2017. DOI : 10.1038/s41467-017-00016-6.

Ultrafast dynamics of the photo-excited hemes b and c(n) in the cytochrome b(6)f complex

R. Agarwal; A. A. P. Chauvet 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2017. DOI : 10.1039/c6cp08077d.

Clocking the onset of bilayer coherence in a high-T-c cuprate

E. Baldini; A. Mann; B. P. P. Mallett; C. Arrell; F. Van Mourik et al. 

Physical Review B. 2017. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.95.02450.

2016

A versatile setup for ultrafast broadband optical spectroscopy of coherent collective modes in strongly correlated quantum systems

E. Baldini; A. Mann; S. Borroni; C. Arrell; F. van Mourik et al. 

Structural Dynamics. 2016. DOI : 10.1063/1.4971182.

Beyond structure: ultrafast X-ray absorption spectroscopy as a probe of non-adiabatic wavepacket dynamics

S. P. Neville; V. Averbukh; S. Patchkovskii; M. Ruberti; R. Yun et al. 

Faraday Discussions. 2016. DOI : 10.1039/c6fd00117c.

Excited state X-ray absorption spectroscopy: Probing both electronic and structural dynamics

S. P. Neville; V. Averbukh; M. Ruberti; R. Yun; S. Patchkovskii et al. 

Journal Of Chemical Physics. 2016. DOI : 10.1063/1.4964369.

Ahmed Hassan Zewail OBITUARY

M. Chergui 

Physics Today. 2016. DOI : 10.1063/Pt.3.3406.

In Memoriam: Ahmed Hassan Zewail (1946-2016)

M. Chergui 

Structural Dynamics. 2016. DOI : 10.1063/1.4961968.

Laser-Assisted Photoelectric Effect from Liquids

C. Arrell; J. Ojeda; L. Mewes; J. Grilj; F. Frassetto et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2016. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.143001.

Dual Luminescence, Interligand Decay, and Nonradiative Electronic Relaxation of Cyclometalated Iridium Complexes in Solution

E. Pomarico; M. Silatani; F. Messina; O. Braem; A. Cannizzo et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry C. 2016. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b04896.

Retardation of Bulk Water Dynamics by Disaccharide Osmolytes

N. Shukla; E. Pomarico; L. Chen; M. Chergui; C. M. Othon 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry B. 2016. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jpcb.6b07751.

Time-resolved X-ray spectroscopies of chemical systems: New perspectives

M. Chergui 

Structural Dynamics. 2016. DOI : 10.1063/1.4953104.

Photo-induced oxidation of the uniquely liganded heme f in the cytochrome b(6)f complex of oxygenic photosynthesis

A. A. P. Chauvet; R. Agarwal; A. Al Haddad; F. Van Mourik; W. A. Cramer 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2016. DOI : 10.1039/c6cp01592a.

Harmonium: A pulse preserving source of monochromatic extreme ultraviolet (30–110 eV) radiation for ultrafast photoelectron spectroscopy of liquids

J. Ojeda; C. A. Arrell; J. Grilj; F. Frassetto; L. Mewes et al. 

Structural Dynamics. 2016. DOI : 10.1063/1.4933008.

2015

Note: Small anaerobic chamber for optical spectroscopy

A. A. P. Chauvet; R. Agarwal; W. A. Cramer; M. Chergui 

Review Of Scientific Instruments. 2015. DOI : 10.1063/1.4932183.

Ligand-Centred Fluorescence and Electronic Relaxation Cascade at Vibrational Time Scales in Transition-Metal Complexes

F. Messina; E. Pomarico; M. Silatani; E. Baranoff; M. Chergui 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry Letters. 2015. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b02146.

Femtosecond X-ray absorption study of electron localization in photoexcited anatase TiO2

F. G. Santomauro; A. Luebcke; J. Rittmann; E. Baldini; A. Ferrer et al. 

Scientific Reports. 2015. DOI : 10.1038/srep14834.

NO binding kinetics in myoglobin investigated by picosecond Fe K-edge absorption spectroscopy

M. Silatani; F. A. Lima; T. J. Penfold; J. Rittmann; M. E. Reinhard et al. 

Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America. 2015. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.1424446112.

Probing wavepacket dynamics using ultrafast x-ray spectroscopy

G. Capano; C. J. Milne; M. Chergui; U. Rothlisberger; I. Tavernelli et al. 

Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 2015. DOI : 10.1088/0953-4075/48/21/214001.

Tryptophan-to-heme electron transfer in ferrous myoglobins

R. Monni; A. Al Haddad; F. Van Mourik; G. Auboeck; M. Chergui 

Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America. 2015. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.1423186112.

Empirical rules of molecular photophysics in the light of ultrafast spectroscopy

M. Chergui 

Pure And Applied Chemistry. 2015. DOI : 10.1515/pac-2014-0939.

Sub-50-fs photoinduced spin crossover in [Fe(bpy)(3)](2+)

G. Auboeck; M. Chergui 

Nature Chemistry. 2015. DOI : 10.1038/Nchem.2305.

Set-up for broadband Fourier-transform multidimensional electronic spectroscopy

A. Al Haddad; A. Chauvet; J. Ojeda; C. Arrell; F. Van Mourik et al. 

Optics Letters. 2015. DOI : 10.1364/Ol.40.000312.

Ultrafast Structural Dynamics of the Fe-Pnictide Parent Compound BaFe2As2

L. Rettig; S. O. Mariager; A. Ferrer; S. Gruebel; J. A. Johnson et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2015. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.067402.

Broadband extreme ultraviolet probing of transient gratings in vanadium dioxide

E. Sistrunk; J. Grilj; J. Jeong; M. G. Samant; A. X. Gray et al. 

Optics Express. 2015. DOI : 10.1364/Oe.23.004340.

Photo-induced dynamics of the heme centers in cytochrome bc(1)

A. A. P. Chauvet; A. Al Haddad; W-C. Kao; F. Van Mourik; C. Hunte et al. 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2015. DOI : 10.1039/c4cp04805a.

2014

Femtosecond photoelectron and photoion spectrometer with vacuum ultraviolet probe pulses

M. Koch; T. J. A. Wolf; J. Grilj; E. Sistrunk; M. Guehr 

Journal Of Electron Spectroscopy And Related Phenomena. 2014. DOI : 10.1016/j.elspec.2014.08.006.

A microfluidic flow-cell for the study of the ultrafast dynamics of biological systems

A. Chauvet; T. Tibiletti; S. Caffarri; M. Chergui 

Review Of Scientific Instruments. 2014. DOI : 10.1063/1.4899120.

A Quantum Dynamics Study of the Ultrafast Relaxation in a Prototypical Cu(I)-Phenanthroline

G. Capano; M. Chergui; U. Rothlisberger; I. Tavernelli; T. J. Penfold 

Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 2014. DOI : 10.1021/jp509728m.

Probing the dynamics of plasmon-excited hexanethiol-capped gold nanoparticles by picosecond X-ray absorption spectroscopy

F. Zamponi; T. J. Penfold; M. Nachtegaal; A. Luebcke; J. Rittmann et al. 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2014. DOI : 10.1039/c4cp03301a.

Ultrafast electronic and vibrational relaxations in mixed-ligand dithione-dithiolato Ni, Pd, and Pt complexes

F. Frei; A. Rondi; D. Espa; M. L. Mercuri; L. Pilia et al. 

Dalton Transactions. 2014. DOI : 10.1039/c4dt01955e.

Emerging photon technologies for chemical dynamics

M. Chergui 

Faraday Discussions. 2014. DOI : 10.1039/c4fd00157e.

X-ray Spectroscopic Study of Solvent Effects on the Ferrous and Ferric Hexacyanide Anions

T. J. Penfold; M. Reinhard; M. H. Rittmann-Frank; I. Tavernelli; U. Rothlisberger et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry A. 2014. DOI : 10.1021/jp5055588.

A simple electron time-of-flight spectrometer for ultrafast vacuum ultraviolet photoelectron spectroscopy of liquid solutions

C. A. Arrell; J. Ojeda; M. Sabbar; W. A. Okell; T. Witting et al. 

Review of Scientific Instruments. 2014. DOI : 10.1063/1.4899062.

Coherent Structural Dynamics of a Prototypical Charge-Density-Wave-to-Metal Transition

T. Huber; S. O. Mariager; A. Ferrer; H. Schaefer; J. A. Johnson et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2014. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.026401.

Characterizing the Structure and Defect Concentration of ZnO Nanoparticles in a Colloidal Solution

T. Rossi; T. J. Penfold; M. H. Rittmann-Frank; M. Reinhard; J. Rittmann et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry C. 2014. DOI : 10.1021/jp505559u.

Olefin Hydrogenation with Single-Site Gold

J. Szlachetko; C. Lothschuetz; J. Sa 

Acta Physica Polonica A. 2014. 

Mapping of the Photoinduced Electron Traps in TiO2 by Picosecond X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy

M. H. Rittmann-Frank; C. J. Milne; J. Rittmann; M. Reinhard; T. J. Penfold et al. 

Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 2014. DOI : 10.1002/anie.201310522.

A cascade through spin states in the ultrafast haem relaxation of met-myoglobin

C. Consani; G. Auboeck; O. Braem; F. Van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Journal Of Chemical Physics. 2014. DOI : 10.1063/1.4861467.

Real Time Determination of the Electronic Structure of Unstable Reaction Intermediates during Au2O3 Reduction

J. Szlachetko; J. Sa; M. Nachtegaal; U. Hartfelder; J-C. Dousse et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry Letters. 2014. DOI : 10.1021/jz402309s.

2013

Nanoscale dynamics by short-wavelength four wave mixing experiments

F. Bencivenga; S. Baroni; C. Carbone; M. Chergui; M. B. Danailov et al. 

New Journal Of Physics. 2013. DOI : 10.1088/1367-2630/15/12/123023.

Direct observation of charge separation on Au localized surface plasmons

J. Sa; G. Tagliabue; P. Friedli; J. Szlachetko; M. H. Rittmann-Frank et al. 

Energy & Environmental Science. 2013. DOI : 10.1039/c3ee42731e.

Ultraviolet transient absorption, transient grating and photon echo studies of aqueous tryptophan

A. Ajdarzadeh; C. Consani; O. Braem; A. Tortschanoff; A. Cannizzo et al. 

Chemical Physics. 2013. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2013.01.036.

Ultrafast Solvent-Assisted Electronic Level Crossing in 1-Naphthol

F. Messina; M. Premont-Schwarz; O. Braem; D. Xiao; V. S. Batista et al. 

Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 2013. DOI : 10.1002/anie.201301931.

Investigating pairing interactions with coherent charge fluctuation spectroscopy

J. Lorenzana; B. Mansart; A. Mann; A. Odeh; M. Chergui et al. 

European Physical Journal-Special Topics. 2013. DOI : 10.1140/epjst/e2013-01917-9.

Real-time observation of the charge transfer to solvent dynamics

F. Messina; O. Braem; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui 

Nature Communications. 2013. DOI : 10.1038/ncomms3119.

The role of Hartree-Fock exchange in the simulation of X-ray absorption spectra: A study of photoexcited [Fe(bpy)(3)](2+)

G. Capano; T. J. Penfold; N. A. Besley; C. J. Milne; M. Reinhard et al. 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2013. DOI : 10.1016/j.cplett.2013.06.060.

Ultrafast Relaxation Dynamics of Osmium-Polypyridine Complexes in Solution

O. Braem; F. Messina; E. Baranoff; A. Cannizzo; M. K. Nazeeruddin et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry C. 2013. DOI : 10.1021/jp405362e.

Quantum efficiency of technical metal photocathodes under laser irradiation of various wavelengths

F. Le Pimpec; C. J. Milne; C. P. Hauri; F. Ardana-Lamas 

Applied Physics A-Materials Science & Processing. 2013. DOI : 10.1007/s00339-013-7600-z.

Ultrafast inter-ionic charge transfer of transition-metal complexes mapped by femtosecond X-ray powder diffraction

B. Freyer; F. Zamponi; V. Juve; J. Stingl; M. Woerner et al. 

Journal Of Chemical Physics. 2013. DOI : 10.1063/1.4800223.

Identification of coherent lattice modulations coupled to charge and orbital order in a manganite

A. Caviezel; S. O. Mariager; S. L. Johnson; E. Moehr-Vorobeva; S. W. Huang et al. 

Physical Review B. 2013. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.87.205104.

Re and Br X-ray Absorption Near-Edge Structure Study of the Ground and Excited States of [ReBr(CO)(3)(bpy)] Interpreted by DFT and TD-DFT Calculations

S. Zalis; C. J. Milne; A. El Nahhas; A. M. Blanco-Rodriguez; R. M. Van Der Veen et al. 

Inorganic Chemistry. 2013. DOI : 10.1021/ic3025843.

Coupling of a high-energy excitation to superconducting quasiparticles in a cuprate from coherent charge fluctuation spectroscopy

B. Mansart; J. Lorenzana; A. Mann; A. Odeh; M. Scarongella et al. 

Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America. 2013. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.1218742110.

Temperature-dependent electron-phonon coupling in La_{2−x}Sr_{x}CuO_{4} probed by femtosecond x-ray diffraction

B. Mansart; M. J. G. Cottet; G. F. Mancini; T. Jarlborg; S. B. Dugdale et al. 

Physical Review B. 2013. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.88.054507.

Ultrafast Tryptophan-to-Heme Electron Transfer in Myoglobins Revealed by UV 2D Spectroscopy

C. Consani; G. Auboeck; F. Van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Science. 2013. DOI : 10.1126/science.1230758.

Experimental Evaluation of the Polarization Crosstalk When Soldering a Polarization-Maintaining Fiber Into a V-Grooved Substrate

J. Ojeda; E. Beckert; T. Burkhardt; M. Hornaff; A. Kamm 

Ieee Transactions On Components Packaging And Manufacturing Technology. 2013. DOI : 10.1109/Tcpmt.2012.2231903.

Solvent Induced Luminescence Quenching: Static and Time-Resolved X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy of a Copper(I) Phenanthroline Complex

T. J. Penfold; S. Karlsson; G. Capano; F. A. Lima; J. Rittmann et al. 

The Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 2013. DOI : 10.1021/jp403751m.

Transient mid-IR study of electron dynamics in TiO2 conduction band

J. Sa; P. Friedli; R. Geiger; P. Lerch; M. H. Rittmann-Frank et al. 

Analyst. 2013. DOI : 10.1039/c3an36595f.

Hydrophobicity with atomic resolution: Steady-state and ultrafast X-ray absorption and molecular dynamics studies

T. J. Penfold; C. J. Milne; I. Tavernelli; M. Chergui 

Pure And Applied Chemistry. 2013. DOI : 10.1351/Pac-Con-12-04-02.

Direct observation of non-fully-symmetric coherent optical phonons by femtosecond x-ray diffraction

S. L. Johnson; P. Beaud; E. Moehr-Vorobeva; A. Caviezel; G. Ingold et al. 

Physical Review B. 2013. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.87.054301.

A wavelet analysis for the X-ray absorption spectra of molecules

T. J. Penfold; I. Tavernelli; C. J. Milne; M. Reinhard; A. E. Nahhas et al. 

The Journal of Chemical Physics. 2013. DOI : 10.1063/1.4772766.

X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Ground and Excited Rhenium–Carbonyl–Diimine Complexes: Evidence for a Two-Center Electron Transfer

A. El Nahhas; R. M. Van Der Veen; T. J. Penfold; V. T. Pham; F. A. Lima et al. 

The Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 2013. DOI : 10.1021/jp3106502.

Solvent rearrangements during the transition from hydrophilic to hydrophobic solvation

T. J. Penfold; I. Tavernelli; M. Doemer; R. Abela; U. Rothlisberger et al. 

Chemical Physics. 2013. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2012.10.008.

2012

Quantum dynamics study of the competing ultrafast intersystem crossing and internal conversion in the "channel 3" region of benzene

T. J. Penfold; R. Spesyvtsev; O. M. Kirkby; R. S. Minns; D. S. N. Parker et al. 

Journal Of Chemical Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1063/1.4767054.

On the interplay between charge, spin and structural dynamics in transition metal complexes

M. Chergui 

Dalton Transactions. 2012. DOI : 10.1039/c2dt30764b.

Femtosecond pump/supercontinuum-probe setup with 20 kHz repetition rate

G. Auboeck; C. Consani; R. Monni; A. Cannizzo; F. Van Mourik et al. 

Review Of Scientific Instruments. 2012. DOI : 10.1063/1.4750978.

The Role of Site-Specific Hydrogen Bonding Interactions in the Solvation Dynamics of N-Acetyltryptophanamide

F. Messina; A. M. El-Zohry; O. F. Mohammed; M. Chergui 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry B. 2012. DOI : 10.1021/jp305363y.

Reply to 'Dark channel fluorescence ... ' and 'Dips and peaks ... '

E. F. Aziz; K. M. Lange; S. Bonhommeau; M. Chergui 

Nature Chemistry. 2012. DOI : 10.1038/nchem.1449.

Ultrafast anisotropic x-ray scattering in the condensed phase

T. J. Penfold; I. Tavernelli; R. Abela; M. Chergui; U. Rothlisberger 

New Journal Of Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1088/1367-2630/14/11/113002.

Femtosecond dynamics of the structural transition in mixed valence manganites

A. Caviezel; U. Staub; S. L. Johnson; S. O. Mariager; E. Moehr-Vorobeva et al. 

Physical Review B. 2012. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.86.174105.

Ultrabroadband femtosecond two-dimensional ultraviolet transient absorption

G. Auboeck; C. Consani; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Optics Letters. 2012. DOI : 10.1364/OL.37.002337.

Comparing the oscillation phase in optical pump-probe spectra to ultrafast x-ray diffraction in the metal-dielectric SrRuO3/SrTiO3 superlattice

A. Bojahr; D. Schick; L. Maerten; M. Herzog; I. Vrejoiu et al. 

Physical Review B. 2012. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.85.224302.

Ultrafast fluorescence studies of dye sensitized solar cells

O. Braem; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1039/c2cp40590c.

Simulations of X-ray absorption spectra: the effect of the solvent

T. J. Penfold; B. F. E. Curchod; I. Tavernelli; R. Abela; U. Rothlisberger et al. 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1039/c2cp24080g.

Energy transfer and relaxation mechanisms in Cytochrome c

C. Consani; O. Braem; F. van Mourik; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2011.09.002.

Evidence for a Peierls phase-transition in a three-dimensional multiple charge-density waves solid

B. Mansart; M. J. G. Cottet; T. J. Penfold; S. B. Dugdale; R. Tediosi et al. 

Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America. 2012. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.1117028109.

Opening of the superconducting gap in the hole pockets of Ba(Fe1-xCox)(2)As-2 as seen via angle-resolved photoelectron spectroscopy

B. Mansart; E. Papalazarou; M. F. Jensen; V. Brouet; L. Petaccia et al. 

Physical Review B. 2012. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.85.144508.

Structural and Magnetic Dynamics of a Laser Induced Phase Transition in FeRh

S. O. Mariager; F. Pressacco; G. Ingold; A. Caviezel; E. Moehr-Vorobeva et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2012. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.087201.

Tailoring interference and nonlinear manipulation of femtosecond x-rays

M. Herzog; D. Schick; W. Leitenberger; R. Shayduk; R. M. van der Veen et al. 

New Journal Of Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1088/1367-2630/14/1/013004.

A femtosecond fluorescence study of vibrational relaxation and cooling dynamics of UV dyes

O. Braem; T. J. Penfold; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1039/c2cp23167k.

Polychromatic femtosecond fluorescence studies of metal-polypyridine complexes in solution

O. Braem; F. Messina; A. M. El-Zohry; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 2012. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2011.11.022.

Changes in the Silanol Protonation State Measured In Situ at the Silica-Aqueous Interface

M. A. Brown; T. Huthwelker; A. B. Redondo; M. Janousch; M. Faubel et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry Letters. 2012. DOI : 10.1021/jz201533w.

2011

Ultrafast Excited-State Dynamics of Rhenium(I) Photosensitizers [Re(Cl)(CO)(3)(N,N)] and [Re(imidazole)(CO)(3)(N,N)](+): Diimine Effects

A. El Nahhas; C. Consani; A. M. Blanco-Rodriguez; K. M. Lancaster; O. Braem et al. 

Inorganic Chemistry. 2011. DOI : 10.1021/ic102324p.

Ultrafast X-ray Absorption Studies of the Structural Dynamics of Molecular and Biological Systems in Solution

C. J. Milne; R. M. Van der Veen; V. T. Pham; F. A. Lima; H. Rittmann-Frank et al. 

Chimia. 2011. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2011.303.

Modern electron microscopy resolved in space, energy and time

F. Carbone 

European Physical Journal-Applied Physics. 2011. DOI : 10.1051/epjap/2010100354.

Picosecond dynamics of laser-induced strain in graphite

M. Harb; A. Jurgilaitis; H. Enquist; R. Nuske; C. v. K. Schmising et al. 

Physical Review B. 2011. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.84.045435.

Nonthermal Melting of a Charge Density Wave in TiSe2

E. Moehr-Vorobeva; S. L. Johnson; P. Beaud; U. Staub; R. De Souza et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2011. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.036403.

Origin of electronic absorption spectra of MLCT-excited and one-electron reduced 2,2 '-bipyridine and 1,10-phenanthroline complexes

S. Zalis; C. Consani; A. El Nahhas; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui et al. 

Inorganica Chimica Acta. 2011. DOI : 10.1016/j.ica.2011.02.084.

Probing the Transition from Hydrophilic to Hydrophobic Solvation with Atomic Scale Resolution

V. T. Pham; T. J. Penfold; R. M. van der Veen; F. Lima; A. El Nahhas et al. 

Journal Of The American Chemical Society. 2011. DOI : 10.1021/ja203882y.

Ultrafast (Bio)physical and (Bio)chemical Dynamics

C. Consani; O. Braem; A. A. Oskouei; R. M. van der Veen; A. ElNahhas et al. 

Chimia. 2011. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2011.683.

Femtosecond UV Studies of the Electronic Relaxation Processes in Cytochrome c

O. Braem; C. Consani; A. Cannizzo; M. Chergui 

Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 2011. DOI : 10.1021/jp207615u.

A high-repetition rate scheme for synchrotron-based picosecond laser pump/x-ray probe experiments on chemical and biological systems in solution

F. A. Lima; C. J. Milne; D. C. V. Amarasinghe; M. H. Rittmann-Frank; V. der Veen et al. 

Review of Scientific Instruments. 2011. DOI : 10.1063/1.3600616.

Ultrafast Structural Dynamics in Condensed Matter

P. Beaud; S. Johnson; E. Vorobeva; C. Milne; A. Caviezel et al. 

Chimia. 2011. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2011.308.

Phototriggering Electron Flow through ReI-modified Pseudomonas aeruginosa Azurins

A. M. Blanco-Rodríguez; A. J. Di Bilio; C. Shih; A. K. Museth; I. P. Clark et al. 

Chemistry - A European Journal. 2011. DOI : 10.1002/chem.201002162.

Femtosecond carrier dynamics in bulk graphite and graphene paper

F. Carbone; G. Aubock; A. Cannizzo; F. Van Mourik; R. R. Nair et al. 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2011. DOI : 10.1016/j.cplett.2011.01.052.

Relativistic effects in spectroscopy and photophysics of heavy-metal complexes illustrated by spin–orbit calculations of [Re(imidazole)(CO)3(phen)]+

R. Baková; M. Chergui; C. Daniel; A. Vlček Jr.; S. Záliš 

Coordination Chemistry Reviews. 2011. DOI : 10.1016/j.ccr.2010.12.027.

Vibrational Relaxation and Intersystem Crossing of Binuclear Metal Complexes in Solution

R. M. van der Veen; A. Cannizzo; F. van Mourik; A. Vlcek; M. Chergui 

Journal Of The American Chemical Society. 2011. DOI : 10.1021/ja106769w.

2010

Ultrafast manipulation of hard x-rays by efficient Bragg switches

M. Herzog; W. Leitenberger; R. Shayduk; R. M. van der Veen; C. J. Milne et al. 

Applied Physics Letters. 2010. DOI : 10.1063/1.3402773.

Charge transfer to solvent identified using dark channel fluorescence-yield L-edge spectroscopy

E. F. Aziz; M. H. Rittmann-Frank; K. M. Lange; S. Bonhommeau; M. Chergui 

Nature Chemistry. 2010. DOI : 10.1038/NCHEM.768.

Non-equilibrium phonon dynamics studied by grazing-incidence femtosecond X-ray crystallography

S. L. Johnson; P. Beaud; E. Vorobeva; C. Milne; E. D. Murray et al. 

Acta Crystallographica. 2010. DOI : 10.1107/S0108767309053859.

Ultrafast X-ray Science: Structural Transients in Solution

S. L. Johnson; C. Milne 

Trends in Analytical Chemistry. 2010. DOI : 10.1016/j.trac.2010.02.010.

Reply to Comment on Directly observing squeezed phonon states with femtosecond x-ray diffraction

S. L. Johnson; P. Beaud; E. Vorobeva; C. Milne; E. D. Murray et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2010. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.104.029602.

The interplay between structure and orbitals in the chemical bonding of graphite

F. Carbone 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2010. DOI : 10.1016/j.cplett.2010.07.074.

Picosecond Time-Resolved X-Ray Emission Spectroscopy: Ultrafast Spin-State Determination in an Iron Complex

G. Vanko; P. Glatzel; V-T. Pham; R. Abela; D. Grolimund et al. 

Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 2010. DOI : 10.1002/anie.201000844.

Light-induced spin crossover in Fe(II)-based complexes: The full photocycle unraveled by ultrafast optical and X-ray spectroscopies

A. Cannizzo; C. J. Milne; C. Consani; W. Gawelda; C. Bressler et al. 

Coordination Chemistry Reviews. 2010. DOI : 10.1016/j.ccr.2009.12.007.

Relaxation Dynamics of Tryptophan in Water: A UV Fluorescence Up-Conversion and Molecular Dynamics Study

O. Braem; A. A. Oskouei; A. Tortschanoff; F. van Mourik; M. Madrid et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry A. 2010. DOI : 10.1021/jp101778u.

Three pulse UV photon echo studies of molecules in solution: Effect of the chirp

A. A. Oskouei; A. Tortschanoff; O. Braem; F. van Mourik; A. Cannizzo et al. 

Journal Of Chemical Physics. 2010. DOI : 10.1063/1.3463448.

Molecular Structural Dynamics Probed by Ultrafast X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy

C. Bressler; M. Chergui 

Annual Review Of Physical Chemistry. 2010. DOI : 10.1146/annurev.physchem.012809.103353.

Ultrafast Excited-State Dynamics ef [Re(L)(CO)(3)(bpy)](n) Complexes: Involvement of the Solvent

A. El Nahhas; A. Cannizzo; F. van Mourik; A. M. Blanco-Rodriguez; S. Zalis et al. 

Journal Of Physical Chemistry A. 2010. DOI : 10.1021/jp101999m.

Femtosecond X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of a Light-Driven Spin-Crossover Process

C. Milne; V-T. Pham; W. Gawelda; A. E. Nahhas; R. M. van der Veen et al. 

Acta Physica Polonica A. 2010. 

L-edge XANES analysis of photoexcited metal complexes in solution

R. M. van der Veen; J. J. Kas; C. J. Milne; V-T. Pham; A. El Nahhas et al. 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2010. DOI : 10.1039/b927033g.

The solvent shell structure of aqueous iodide: X-ray absorption spectroscopy and classical, hybrid QM/MM and full quantum molecular dynamics simulations

V. T. Pham; I. Tavernelli; C. J. Milne; R. M. van der Veen; P. D'Angelo et al. 

Chemical Physics. 2010. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2010.03.023.

Electron Localization Dynamics in the Triplet Excited State of Ru(bpy)3]2+ in Aqueous Solution

M-E. Moret; I. Tavernelli; M. Chergui; U. Röthlisberger 

Chemistry-A European Journal. 2010. DOI : 10.1002/chem.201000184.

Multiphoton-Excited Luminescent Lanthanide Bioprobes: Two- and Three-Photon Cross Sections of Dipicolinate Derivatives and Binuclear Helicates

S. V. Eliseeva; G. Auböck; F. van Mourik; A. Cannizzo; B. Song et al. 

Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 2010. DOI : 10.1021/jp9090206.

Picosecond and femtosecond X-ray absorption spectroscopy of molecular systems

M. Chergui 

Acta Crystallografica A. 2010. DOI : 10.1107/S010876730904968X.

Coherent ultrafast torsional motion and isomerization of a biomimetic dipolar photoswitch

J. Briand; O. Bräm; J. Réhault; J. Léonard; A. Cannizzo et al. 

Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP. 2010. DOI : 10.1039/b918603d.

On the enzymatic activity of catalase: an iron L-edge X-ray absorption study of the active centre

N. Bergmann; S. Bonhommeau; K. M. Lange; S. M. Greil; S. Eisebitt et al. 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2010. DOI : 10.1039/b924245g.

2009

Directly Observing Squeezed Phonon States with Femtosecond X-Ray Diffraction

S. L. Johnson; P. Beaud; E. Vorobeva; C. J. Milne; E. D. Murray et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2009. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.175503.

Broadband femtosecond fluorescence up-conversion and photon echo experiments in the UV

O. Braem; A. Cannizzo; A. A. Oskouei; A. Tortschanoff; F. van Mourik et al. 

Ultrafast Phenomena Xvi. 2009. DOI : 10.1007/978-3-540-95946-5_112.

Ultrafast Structural Phase Transition Driven by Photoinduced Melting of Charge and Orbital Order

P. Beaud; S. L. Johnson; E. Vorobeva; U. Staub; R. A. De Souza et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2009. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.155702.

Full Reconstruction of a Crystal Unit Cell Structure during Coherent Femtosecond Motion

S. L. Johnson; E. Vorobeva; P. Beaud; C. J. Milne; G. Ingold 

Physical Review Letters. 2009. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.205501.

Local structural changes in excited Ti3+:Al2O3 studied by time-resolved XANES

E. Vorobeva; S. L. Johnson; P. Beaud; C. J. Milne; M. Benfatto et al. 

Physical Review B. 2009. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.80.134301.

Femtosecond X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy of a Photoinduced Spin-Crossover Process

C. Milne; V-T. Pham; W. Gawelda; A. El Nahhas; R. M. van der Veen et al. 

Ultrafast Phenomena Xvi. 2009. DOI : 10.1007/978-3-540-95946-5_40.

Vibrational coherences and relaxation in the high-spin state of aqueous [Fell(bpy)3]2+

C. Consani; M. Prémont-Schwarz; A. Cannizzo; A. El Nahhas; F. van Mourik et al. 

Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2009. DOI : 10.1002/anie.200902728.

Functional electric field changes in photoactivated proteins revealed by ultrafast Stark spectroscopy of the Trp residues

J. Léonard; E. Portuondo-Campa; A. Cannizzo; F. van Mourik; G. van der Zwan et al. 

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2009. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.0812877106.

Calculation of surface Plasmon frequencies of two, three and four strongly interacting nanospheres

M. Chergui; A. Melikyan; H. Minassian 

Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 2009. DOI : 10.1021/jp810646m.

Heterogeneity and relaxation dynamics of the photoexcited retianl Schiff base cation in solution

G. Zgrablic; S. Haacke; M. Chergui 

Journal of Physical Chemitry B. 2009. DOI : 10.1021/jp8077216.

Structural analysis of ultrafast extended x-ray absorption fine structure with subpicometer spatial resolution : Application to spin crossover complexes

W. Gawelda; V-T. Pham; R. M. van der Veen; D. Grolimund; R. Abela et al. 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2009. DOI : 10.1063/1.3081884.

Structural determination of photochemically active diplatinum molecule by time-resolved EXAFS spectroscopy

R. M. van der Veen; C. J. Milne; A. El Nahhas; F. A. Lima; V. T. Pham et al. 

Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2009. DOI : 10.1002/anie.200805946.

Electron and X-ray methods of ultrafast structural dynamics: advances and applications

M. Chergui; A. H. Zewail 

ChemPhysChem. 2009. DOI : 10.1002/cphc.200800667.

Femtosecond XANES Study of the Light-Induced Spin Crossover Dynamics in an Iron(II) Complex

C. Bressler; C. Milne; V. T. Pham; A. ElNahhas; R. M. van der Veen et al. 

Science. 2009. DOI : 10.1126/science.1165733.

The molecular cat

M. Pedio; M. Chergui 

Chemphyschem. 2009. DOI : 10.1002/cphc.200800770.

Probing the Electronic Structure of the Hemoglobin Active Center in Physiological Solutions

E. F. Aziz; N. Ottosson; S. Bonhommeau; N. Bergmann; W. Eberhardt et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2009. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.068103.

A model for the multi-exponential excited-state decay of CdSe nanocrystals

A. Al Salman; A. Tortschanoff; G. van der Zwan; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 2009. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2008.10.042.

2008

Nanoscale depth-resolved coherent femtosecond motion in laser-excited bismuth

S. L. Johnson; P. Beaud; C. J. Milne; F. S. Krasniqi; E. S. Zijlstra et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2008. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.100.155501.

An artificial molecular switch that mimics the visual pigment and completes its photocycle in picoseconds

A. Sinicropi; E. Martin; M. Ryazantsev; J. Helbing; J. Briand et al. 

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2008. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.0802376105.

Femtosecond Fluorescence and Intersystem Crossing in Rhenium(I) Carbonyl-Bipyridine Complexes

A. Cannizzo; A. M. Blanco-Rodriguez; A. El Nahhas; J. Sebera; S. Zalis et al. 

Journal of the American Chemical Society. 2008. DOI : 10.1021/ja710763w.

Linear dichroism of CdSe nanodots: Large anisotropy of the band-gap absorption induced by ground-state dipole moments

F. van Mourik; G. Giraud; D. Tonti; M. Chergui; G. van der Zwan 

Physical Review B. 2008. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.77.165303.

Photon echo peak shift experiments in the UV: p-terphenyl in different solvents

A. Ajdarzadeh Oskouei; O. Braem; A. Cannizzo; F. van Mourik; A. Tortschanoff et al. 

Journal of Molecular Liquids. 2008. DOI : 10.1016/j.molliq.2008.01.015.

Relaxation processes of point defects in vitreous silica from femtosecond to nanoseconds

A. Cannizzo; M. Leone; W. Gawelda; E. Portuondo-Campa; A. Callegari et al. 

Applied Physics Letters. 2008. DOI : 10.1063/1.2975965.

A simple and accurate method for calibrating the oscillation amplitude of tuning-fork based AFM sensors

J. Liu; A. Callegari; M. Stark; M. Chergui 

Ultramicroscopy. 2008. DOI : 10.1016/j.ultramic.2008.08.009.

Optical Kerr effect studies of the dynamics of confined water

A. Tortschanoff; E. Portuondo Campa; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Microelectronics Journal. 2008. DOI : 10.1016/j.mejo.2008.01.058.

EXAFS structural determination of the Pt2(P2O5H2)44- anion in solution

R. M. van der Veen; C. J. Milne; V-T. Pham; A. El Nahhas; J. A. Weinstein et al. 

Chimia. 2008. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2008.287.

Exploiting EXAFS and XANES for time-resolved molecular structures in liquids

C. Bressler; R. Abela; M. Chergui 

Zeitschrift für Kristallographie. 2008. DOI : 10.1524/zkri.2008.0030.

Direct Observation of Microscopic Solvation at the Surface of Clusters by Ultrafast Photoelectron Imaging

L. Poisson; E. Gloaguen; J-M. Mestdagh; B. Soep; A. Gonzalez et al. 

Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 2008. DOI : 10.1021/jp711259m.

Multimodal Distribution of Quantum Confinement in Ripened CdSe Nanocrystals

D. Tonti; M. B. Mohammed; A. Al-Salman; P. Pattison; M. Chergui 

Chemistry of Materials. 2008. DOI : 10.1021/cm071439u.

Time-resolved X-ray absorption spectroscopy

C. Bressler; M. Chergui 

L'Actualite Chimique. 2008. 

Ultrafast UV photon echo peak shift and fluorescence up conversion studies of non-polar solvation dynamics

A. A. Oskouei; O. Braem; A. Cannizzo; F. van Mourik; A. Tortschanoff et al. 

Chemical Physics. 2008. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2008.01.029.

Ultrafast nonresonant response of TiO2 nanostructured films

E. Portuondo-Campa; A. Tortschanoff; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2008. DOI : 10.1063/1.2949517.

2007

Vibrational coherences of the protonated Schiff base of all-trans-retinal in solution

G. Zgrablic; S. Haacke; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 2007. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2007.05.019.

Observation of the Solvent Shell Reorganization around Photoexcited Atomic Solutes by Picosecond X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy

V-T. Pham; W. Gawelda; Y. Zaushitsyn; M. Kaiser; D. Grolimund et al. 

Journal of the American Chemical Society. 2007. DOI : 10.1021/ja068466q.

Structural Determination of a Short-Lived Excited Iron(II) Complex by Picosecond X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy

W. Gawelda; V-T. Pham; M. Benfatto; Y. Zaushitsyn; M. Kaiser et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2007. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.98.057401.

Light-induced spin crossover probed by ultrafast optical and X-ray spectroscopies

W. Gawelda; A. Cannizzo; V-T. Pham; A. El Nahhas; C. J. Milne et al. 

Chimia. 2007. 

Temperature effects on the spectral properties of colloidal CdSe nanodots, nanorods, and tetrapods

A. Al Salman; A. Tortschanoff; M. B. Mohamed; D. Tonti; F. van Mourik et al. 

Applied Physics Letters. 2007. DOI : 10.1063/1.2696687.

Cellular photoperception and photoactive proteins

M. Martin; S. Haacke; M. Chergui; P. Plaza; P. Changenet-Barret et al. 

L'Actualité Chimique. 2007. 

On the excitation wavelength dependence of the fluorescence of bacteriorhodopsin

S. Schenkl; G. Zgrablic; E. Portuondo-Campa; S. Haacke; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2007. DOI : 10.1016/j.cplett.2007.04.086.

Liquid dynamics in ZrO2 nanoporous films

E. Portuondo-Campa; A. Tortschanoff; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 2007. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2007.03.022.

Subpicosecond near-infrared fluorescence upconversion study of relaxation processes in PbSe quantum dots

C. Bonati; A. Cannizzo; D. Tonti; A. Tortschanoff; F. Van Mourik et al. 

Physical Review B. 2007. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.76.033304.

Ultrafast Nonadiabatic Dynamics of [FeII(bpy)3]2+ in Solution

W. Gawelda; A. Cannizzo; V-T. Pham; F. van Mourik; C. Bressler et al. 

Journal of the American Chemical Society. 2007. DOI : 10.1021/ja070454x.

Femtosecond fluorescence upconversion setup with broadband detection in the ultraviolet

A. Cannizzo; O. Bram; G. Zgrablic; A. Tortschanoff; A. A. Oskouei et al. 

Optics letters. 2007. DOI : 10.1364/OL.32.003555.

CNDOL: A fast and reliable method for the calculation of electronic properties of very large systems. Applications to retinal binding pocket in rhodopsin and gas phase porphine

L. A. Montero-Cabrera; U. Rohrig; J. A. Padron-Garcia; R. Crespo-Otero; A. L. Montero-Alejo et al. 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2007. DOI : 10.1063/1.2761869.

2006

Aqueous Solvation Dynamics at Metal Oxide Surfaces

E. Portuondo-Campa; A. Tortschanoff; F. Van Mourik; J-E. Moser; A. Kornherr et al. 

The Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 2006. DOI : 10.1021/jp056442k.

Raman-induced signals in optical Kerr effect measurements of water with elliptically polarized pulses

A. Tortschanoff; E. Portuondo-Campa; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics. 2006. 

Photexcitation of Aqueous Ruthenium(II)-tris-(2,2'-bipyridine) with High-Intensity Femtosecond Laser Pulses

A. N. Tarnovsky; W. Gawelda; M. Johnson; C. Bressler; M. Chergui 

Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 2006. DOI : 10.1021/jp064696f.

Insights into excited-state and isomerization dynamics of bacteriorhodopsin from ultrafast transient UV absorption

S. Schenkl; F. van Mourik; N. Friedman; M. Sheves; R. Schlesinger et al. 

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2006. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.0506303103.

Absorption spectroscopy of three-dimensional bacteriorhodopsin crystals at cryogenic temperatures: effects of altered hydration

E. Portuondo-Campa; S. Schenkl; M. Dolder; M. Chergui; E. M. Landau et al. 

Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography. 2006. DOI : 10.1107/S0907444906001399.

Modelling of aqueous solvation of eosin Y at the rutile TiO2(110)/water interface

A. Kornherr; A. Tortschanoff; E. Portuondo-Campa; F. Van Mourik; M. Chergui et al. 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2006. 

Electronic and Molecular Structure of Photoexcited [RuII(bpy)3]2+ Probed by Picosecond X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy

W. Gawelda; M. Johnson; F. M. F. de Groot; R. Abela; C. Bressler et al. 

Journal of the American Chemical Society. 2006. DOI : 10.1021/ja054932k.

Sulfide-binding hemoglobins: effects of mutations on active-site flexibility

S. Fernandez-Alberti; D. E. Bacelo; R. C. J. Binning; J. Echave; M. Chergui et al. 

Biophysical Journal. 2006. DOI : 10.1529/biophysj.106.081646.

Controlling Biological Functions

M. Chergui 

Science. 2006. DOI : 10.1126/science.1132749.

Broadband femtosecond fluorescence spectroscopy of [Ru(bpy)3]2+

A. Cannizzo; F. van Mourik; W. Gawelda; G. Zgrablic; C. Bressler et al. 

Angewandte Chemie, International Edition. 2006. DOI : 10.1002/anie.200600125.

The ultrafast structural response of solid parahydrogen: a complementary experimental/simulation investigation

L. Bonacina; P. Larregaray; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2006. DOI : 10.1063/1.2217736.

Time-Resolved Photodynamics of Triangular-Shaped Silver Nanoplates

L. Bonacina; A. Callegari; C. Bonati; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Nano Letters. 2006. DOI : 10.1021/nl052131+.

A Full Multiple Scattering Model for the Analysis of Time-Resolved X-ray Difference Absorption Spectra

M. Benfatto; S. Della Longa; K. Hatada; K. Hayakawa; W. Gawelda et al. 

Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 2006. DOI : 10.1021/jp063326o.

2005

Picosecond time-resolved X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of solvated organometallic complexes

W. Gawelda; C. Bressler; M. Saes; M. Kaiser; A. N. Tarnovsky et al. 

Physica Scripta. 2005. DOI : 10.1238/Physica.Topical.115a00102.

Chemical synthesis and optical properties of size-selected CdSe tetrapod-shaped nanocrystals

M. B. Mohamed; D. Tonti; A. Al Salman; M. Chergui 

CHEMPHYSCHEM. 2005. DOI : 10.1002/cphc.200500445.

Probing the ultrafast charge translocation of photoexcited retinal in bacteriorhodopsin

S. Schenkl; F. van Mourik; G. van der Zwan; S. Haacke; M. Chergui 

Science. 2005. DOI : 10.1126/science.1111482.

Synthesis of high quality zinc blende CdSe nanocrystals

M. B. Mohamed; D. Tonti; A. Al-Salman; A. Chemseddine; M. Chergui 

Journal of Physical Chemistry. 2005. DOI : 10.1021/jp051123e.

High-voltage pulse generator for THz field generation

G. Giraud; J. Rittener; M. Chergui; F. van Mourik 

Review of Scientific Instruments. 2005. DOI : 10.1063/1.1921447.

Spectral and dynamical characterization of multiexcitons in colloidal CdSe semiconductor quantum dots

C. Bonati; M. Mohamed; D. Tonti; G. Zgrablic; S. Haacke et al. 

Physical Review B. 2005. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevB.71.205317.

Ultrafast Excited State Dynamics of the Protonated Schiff Base of All-trans Retinal in Solvents

G. Zgrablic 

Biophysical Journal. 2005. DOI : 10.1529/biophysj.104.046094.

Ultrafast solvent response upon a change of the solute size in non-polar supercritical fluids

P. Larrégaray; A. Cavina; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 2005. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2004.07.047.

Fluorescence and phosphorescence from individual C-60 molecules excited by local electron tunneling

E. Cavar; M-C. Blum; M. Pivetta; F. Patthey; M. Chergui et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2005. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.95.196102.

Q-factor optimization of a tuning-fork/fiber sensor for shear-force detection

J. Morville; J. Liu; A. Callegari; M. Chergui 

Applied Physics Letters. 2005. DOI : 10.1063/1.1861983.

2004

Ultrafast X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy

C. Bressler; M. Chergui 

Chemical Reviews. 2004. 

Time-resolved visible and infrared study of the Cyano complexes of Myoglobin and of Hemoglobin I from Lucina pectinata

J. Helbing; L. Bonacina; R. Pietri; J. Bredenbeck; P. Hamm et al. 

Biophysical Journal. 2004. DOI : 10.1529/biophysj.103.036236.

A setup for ultrafast time-resolved x-ray absorption spectroscopy

M. Saes; F. van Mourik; W. Gawelda; M. Kaiser; M. Chergui et al. 

Review of Scientific Instruments. 2004. DOI : 10.1063/1.1633003.

Preface

M. Chergui; S. Mukamel 

Chemical Physics. 2004. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemphys.2004.01.004.

On the Excitation Wavelength Dependence of the Luminescence Yield of Colloidal CdSe Quantum Dots

D. Tonti; F. Van Mourik; M. Chergui 

Nano Letters. 2004. DOI : 10.1021/nl0486057.

Contrasting the excited-state dynamics of the photoactive yellow protein chromophore: Protein versus solvent environments

M. Vengris; M. A. van der Horst; G. Zgrablic; I. H. M. van Stokkum; S. Haacke et al. 

Biophysical Journal. 2004. DOI : 10.1529/biophysj.104.043224.

2003

Ultrafast structural dynamics in electronically excited solid neon. II. Molecular-dynamics simulations of the electronic bubble formation

G. Rojas-Lorenzo; J. Rubayo-Soneira; F. Vigliotti; M. Chergui 

Physical Review B. 2003. 

Ultrafast structural dynamics in electronically excited solid neon. I. Real-time probing of the electronic bubble formation

F. Vigliotti; L. Bonacina; M. Chergui 

Physical Review B. 2003. 

Photochemically Grown Silver Nanoparticles with Wavelength-Controlled Size and Shape

A. Callegari; D. Tonti; M. Chergui 

Nano Letters. 2003. DOI : 10.1021/nl034757a.

Observing Photochemical Transients by Ultrafast X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy

M. Saes; C. Bressler; R. Abela; D. Grolimund; S. L. Johnson et al. 

Physical Review Letters. 2003. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.90.047403.

Nonadiabatic Dynamics of Excited Hg(3P1) in Ar Matrixes

G. Rojas-Lorenzo; J. Rubayo-Soneira; S. F. Alberti; M. Chergui 

Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 2003. DOI : 10.1021/jp0278519.

Compositional Heterogeneity Reflects Partial Dehydration in Three-dimensional Crystals of Bacteriorhodopsin

S. Schenkl; E. Portuondo; G. Zgrablic; M. Chergui; W. Suske et al. 

Journal of Molecular Biology. 2003. DOI : 10.1016/S0022-2836(03)00508-4.

Coherent fluorescence resonance energy transfer: Construction of nonlocal multiparticle entangled states and quantum computing

S. K. Sekatskii; M. Chergui; G. Dietler 

Europhysics Letters. 2003. DOI : 10.1209/epl/i2003-00472-2.

2002

Voyage through time: walks of life to the nobel prize

M. Chergui 

Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2002. DOI : 10.1002/1521-3773(20021202)41:23<4583::AID-ANIE4583>3.0.CO;2-Q.

Vibrational coherence and nonadiabatic dynamics in the condensed phase

C. R. Gonzalez; S. Fernandez-Alberti; J. Echave; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2002. DOI : 10.1063/1.1434996.

Ultrafast intramolecular relaxation of C60

A. G. Stepanov; M. T. Portella-Oberli; A. Sassara; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2002. DOI : 10.1016/S0009-2614(02)00680-2.

Ultrafast expansion and vibrational coherences of electronic 'Bubbles' in solid neon

F. Vigliotti; L. Bonacina; M. Chergui; G. Rojas-Lorenzo; J. Rubayo-Soneira 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2002. DOI : 10.1016/S0009-2614(02)01022-9.

Ultrafast energy relaxation in bacteriorhodopsin studied by time-integrated fluorescence

S. Schenkl; E. Portuondo; G. Zgrablic; M. Chergui; S. Haacke et al. 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2002. DOI : 10.1039/b205453a.

Towards structural dynamics in condensed chemical systems exploiting ultrafast time-resolved x-ray absorption spectroscopy

C. Bressler; M. Saes; M. Chergui; D. Grolimund; R. Abela et al. 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2002. DOI : 10.1063/1.1435618.

Structural dynamics in quantum solids. II. Real-time probing of the electronic bubble formation in solid hydrogens

F. Vigliotti; L. Bonacina; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2002. 

Structural dynamics in quantum solids. I. Steady-state spectroscopy of the electronic bubble in solid hydrogens

F. Vigliotti; A. Cavina; C. Bressler; B. Lang; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2002. 

Simulations of the absorption band of the D-state of Hg2 in rare gas matrices

C. R. Gonzalez; S. Fernandez-Alberti; J. Echave; J. Helbing; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2002. 

Femtosecond and picosecond fluorescence of native bacteriorhodopsin and a nonisomerizing analog

S. Haacke; S. Schenkl; S. Vinzani; M. Chergui 

Biopolymers. 2002. 

Femtochemistry and femtobiology: the new age

M. Chergui 

ChemPhysChem. 2002. DOI : 10.1002/1439-7641(20020816)3:8<713::AID-CPHC713>3.0.CO;2-F.

2001

Structural dynamics in quantum solids

M. Chergui 

Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences Série IV: Physique - Astrophysique. 2001. 

Spectral and kinetic fluorescence properties of native and nonisomerizing retinal in bacteriorhodopsin

S. Haacke; S. Vinzani; S. Schenkl; M. Chergui 

ChemPhysChem. 2001. DOI : 10.1002/1439-7641(20010518)2:5<310::AID-CPHC310>3.0.CO;2-C.

Solvation of ion-pair states in nonpolar media: I2 in solid neon, argon and krypton

J. Helbing; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2001. DOI : 10.1063/1.1401808.

Optimizing a time-resolved X-ray absorption experiment

C. Bressler; M. Saes; M. Chergui; R. Abela; P. Pattison 

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment. 2001. 

The Occurrence of Non-Gaussian Spectral Line Shapes of Molecules in Electrostatically Disordered Media

F. Van Mourik; M. Chergui; G. van der Zwan 

Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 2001. 

The medium response to an impulsive redistribution of charge in solid argon: molecular dynamics simulations and normal mode analysis

S. Jimenez; M. Chergui; G. Rojas-Lorenzo; J. Rubayo-Soneira 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2001. DOI : 10.1063/1.1352077.

Medium effects on the spectroscopy and intramolecular energy redistribution of C60 in cryogenic matrices. [Erratum to document cited in CA134:122718]

M. Chergui 

Low Temperature Physics. 2001. 

Luminescence of ion-pair and spin-excited states of I2 in solid xenon

J. Helbing; M. Chergui 

Journal of Luminescence. 2001. 

Assignment of the near-UV absorption spectrum of C60

A. Sassara; G. Zerza; M. Chergui 

PhysChemComm. 2001. 

Absorption wavelengths and bandwidths for interstellar searches of C60 in the 2400-4100 .ANG. region

A. Sassara; G. Zerza; M. Chergui; S. Leach 

Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series. 2001. 

2000

Towards the fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) scanning near-field optical microscopy: Investigation of nanolocal FRET processes and FRET probe microscope

S. K. Sekatskii; G. T. Shubeita; M. Chergui; G. Dietler; B. N. Mironov et al. 

Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics. 2000. DOI : 10.1134/1.559161.

Spectroscopy and Photoinduced Dynamics of ICN and Its Photoproducts in Solid Argon

J. Helbing; M. Chergui 

Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 2000. DOI : 10.1021/jp0012754.

Spectroscopy and energy relaxation processes of Hg-doped solid neon, argon, and xenon

J. Helbing; M. Chergui; A. Haydar 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 2000. DOI : 10.1063/1.1287616.

Rydberg states in the condensed phase studied by fluorescence depletion spectroscopy

F. Vigliotti; M. Chergui 

European Physical Journal D. 2000. 

Medium effects on the spectroscopy and intramolecular energy redistribution of C60 in cryogenic matrices

M. Chergui 

Low Temperature Physics. 2000. 

Femtosecond dynamics of electronic 'bubbles' in solid argon: viewing the inertial response and the bath coherences

C. Jeannin; M. T. Portella-Oberli; S. Jimenez; F. Vigliotti; B. Lang et al. 

Chemical Physics Letters. 2000. DOI : 10.1016/S0009-2614(99)01276-2.

Femtochemistry

M. Chergui 

Chimia. 2000. 

Dynamics of the Penning Ionization of Fullerene Molecules by Metastable Neon Atoms

B. Brunetti; P. Candori; S. Falcinelli; F. Vecchiocattivi; A. Sassara et al. 

Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 2000. DOI : 10.1021/jp994008a.

Caging and excited state emission of ICN trapped in cryogenic matrixes: experiment and theory

J. Helbing; M. Chergui; S. Fernandez-Alberti; J. Echave; N. Halberstadt et al. 

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2000. DOI : 10.1039/b003181j.

1999

Investigation of nanolocal fluorescence resonance energy transfer for scanning probe microscopy

G. T. Shubeita; S. K. Sekatskii; M. Chergui; G. Dietler; V. S. Letokhov 

Applied Physics Letters. 1999. DOI : 10.1063/1.124125.

Spectroscopy and energy relaxation processes of Hg2 and Hg in solid Ne

J. Helbing; A. Haydar; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1999. DOI : 10.1016/S0009-2614(99)00748-4.

Picosecond studies of the intramolecular relaxation processes in isolated C60 and C70 molecules

A. Sassara; G. Zerza; M. Chergui; V. Ciulin; J. D. Ganiere et al. 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1999. DOI : 10.1063/1.479348.

Picosecond and femtosecond studies of the energy redistribution in matrix-isolated C60 molecules

A. Sassara; G. Zerza; V. Ciulin; M. T. Portella-Oberli; J. D. Ganiere et al. 

Journal of Luminescence. 1999. DOI : 10.1016/S0022-2313(99)00069-1.

Matrix isolation spectroscopy of C70 - vibrational analysis and assignment of the lowest excited states

G. Zerza; A. Sassara; M. Chergui 

Synthetic Metals. 1999. DOI : 10.1016/S0379-6779(98)00212-4.

Erratum to: "Lineshape analysis of impurity Rydberg transitions in van der Waals solids: derivation of intermolecular potentials"

F. Vigliotti; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1999. DOI : 10.1016/S0009-2614(99)00386-3.

Dynamics of Electronic "Bubble" Formation in Solid Hydrogen: A Classical Model Calculation based on Fluid Dynamics

F. Vigliotti; E. Sarraf; M. Chergui; R. Scholz 

Physical Review Letters. 1999. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.83.2355.

Dynamics of electronic "bubble" formation in solid hydrogen

F. Vigliotti; C. Jeannin; M. T. Portella-Oberli; M. Chergui; R. Scholz 

Journal of Luminescence. 1999. 

1996

Ultrafast dynamics of Rydberg states in the condensed phase

M. T. Portella-Oberli; C. Jeannin; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1996. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(96)00866-4.

Study of symbiotic, serological and antibiotic resistance characteristics of different Rhizobium cicerii strains

M. Chergui; A. B. Dahmane; A. Ghram 

Archives de l'Institut Pasteur de Tunis. 1996. 

Rydberg series in condensed matter: a fluorescence depletion experiment

G. Zerza; F. Vigliotti; A. Sassara; M. Chergui; V. Stepanenko 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1996. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(96)00410-1.

Phosphorescence of C60 in rare gas matrixes

A. Sassara; G. Zerza; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1996. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(96)00975-X.

Fluorescence spectra of isolated C60 molecules in neon and argon matrixes: assignment of the lowest emitting states

A. Sassara; G. Zerza; M. Chergui 

Journal of Physics B : Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 1996. DOI : 10.1088/0953-4075/29/21/014.

Cage exit probability versus excess energy in the photodissociation of matrix-isolated HCl

K. H. Goedderz; N. Schwentner; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1996. 

Absorption by dissociative continua and Rydberg states in condensed matter: HCl in rare gas matrixes

K. H. Goedderz; N. Schwentner; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 1996. 

1995

Ultrafast dynamics of the B state of I2 in condensed rare gases

J. Xu; N. Schwentner; S. Hennig; M. Chergui 

Journal de Chimie Physique et de Physico-Chimie Biologique. 1995. 

1994

VUV luminescence and spectroscopy of F2 in Ne crystals

C. Bressler; W. Lawrence; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Luminescence. 1994. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(94)90219-4.

Mechanisms of the Electronic Relaxation of the Hg(1P1) State in Low-Temperature Matrixes

C. Crepin; M. Chergui; T. Herbert; L. Koenig; P. Martin et al. 

Journal of Physical Chemistry. 1994. DOI : 10.1021/j100064a006.

Femtosecond dynamics of I2(B3P0u+) in liquids from resonance Raman spectra

J. Xu; N. Schwentner; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1994. 

Experimental evidence to Rydbergization of antibonding molecular orbitals

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1994. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(94)87051-9.

Environmental effects on the energetics and photoinduced dynamics of molecular states

N. Schwentner; C. Bressler; W. Lawrence; J. Xu; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics. 1994. DOI : 10.1016/0301-0104(94)00283-5.

Absorption by dissociative continua in condensed matter: H2O in rare gas and ice matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; V. Stepanenko 

Chemical Physics. 1994. DOI : 10.1016/0301-0104(94)00166-9.

1993

Spectroscopy of the nitric oxide (NO) molecule in nitrogen and mixed nitrogen/krypton matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; A. Tramer 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1993. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(93)85054-R.

Rydberg-valence perturbations in matrix-isolated nitric oxide. [Erratum to document cited in CA117(20):200893q]

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1993. DOI : 10.1063/1.466242.

Photodissociation of water in rare gas matrixes: cage effect and local heating of the lattice

E. I. Tarasova; A. M. Ratner; V. M. Stepanenko; I. Y. Fugol; M. Chergui et al. 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1993. DOI : 10.1063/1.464586.

Electronic relaxation induced by interaction between diatomics in low-temperature matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; A. Tramer 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1993. DOI : 10.1063/1.464832.

Control by density effects of the Rydberg-valence configuration mixing in matrix isolated NO

M. Chergui; R. Reininger; E. Morikawa; A. Tramer 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1993. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(93)E1267-K.

1992

Theoretical description of interference effects in the absorption spectra of NO in rare-gas matrixes

V. May; D. Suisky; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1992. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(92)80018-7.

Spectroscopy and relaxation paths of higher electronic states of mercury atoms and dimers in rare gas matrixes

M. Chergui; C. Crepin; T. Hebert; A. Tramer 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1992. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(92)85802-H.

Rydberg-valence perturbations in matrix-isolated nitric oxide

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1992. DOI : 10.1063/1.463958.

1991

A solid state laser at 4.96 mm: carbon monoxide in crystalline nitrogen

H. Dubost; R. Charneau; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Luminescence. 1991. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(91)90256-U.

Rydberg series of charge-transfer excitations: atomic chlorine and atomic hydrogen in rare gas crystals

H. Kunz; J. G. McCaffrey; M. Chergui; R. Schriever; O. Uenal et al. 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1991. 

Fano profiles on multiphonon continua in electronic transitions of matrix-isolated nitric oxide

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; V. Chandrasekharan 

Physical Review Letters. 1991. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevLett.66.2499.

Charge transfer excitations of doped rare gas matrixes

H. Kunz; J. G. McCaffrey; M. Chergui; R. Schriever; O. Unal et al. 

Journal of Luminescence. 1991. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(91)90206-B.

Cage effect on the photodissociation of water in xenon matrixes

R. Schriever; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Physical Chemistry. 1991. DOI : 10.1021/j100169a016.

1990

Threshold and cage effect for dissociation of water and water-d2 in argon and krypton matrixes

R. Schriever; M. Chergui; O. Uenal; N. Schwentner; V. Stepanenko 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1990. 

Absolute photodissociation quantum yield of water in argon matrixes

R. Schriever; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1990. 

1989

Spectra and dynamics of the b4S- state of nitric oxide in argon and krypton matrixes

M. Chergui; C. Crepin; A. Tramer 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1989. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(89)85201-7.

Nonradiative Rydberg .tautm. valence relaxation of nitric oxide trapped in argon, krypton, and xenon matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1989. DOI : 10.1063/1.457416.

Cage effect for the abstraction of atomic hydrogen from water in argon matrixes

R. Schriever; M. Chergui; H. Kunz; V. Stepanenko; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1989. DOI : 10.1063/1.456842.

1988

Vibrationally hot Rydberg luminescence of nitric oxide in neon matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; V. Chandrasekharan 

Journal of Luminescence. 1988. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(88)90356-0.

Vibrationally hot emission and electronic relaxation of carbon monoxide in neon matrix

J. Bahrdt; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Luminescence. 1988. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(88)90344-4.

Spectroscopy and photochemistry of gold aggregates in rare gas matrixes

R. Markus; P. Moutard; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Luminescence. 1988. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(88)90184-6.

Rydberg fluorescence of nitric oxide trapped in rare gas matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; V. Chandrasekharan 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1988. 

Mechanisms of the L' 2F-X 2P emission of nitric oxide in argon and krypton matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1988. 

Intramolecular electronic-to-vibrational energy conversion in NO trapped in Xe matrices

F. Legay; N. Legay-Sommaire; A. Tramer; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Physical Chemistry. 1988. DOI : 10.1021/j100313a005.

High density excitation of rare gas crystals for stimulated emission

H. Nahme; T. Kessler; R. Markus; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Luminescence. 1988. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(88)90453-X.

Electronic and vibrational relaxation in Rydberg and valence states of nitric oxide in neon matrixes

M. Chergui; R. Schriever; N. Schwentner 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1988. 

1987

Vibrationally "hot" valence luminescence of nitric oxide in neon matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; V. Chandrasekharan 

Journal of Luminescence. 1987. DOI : 10.1016/0022-2313(87)90090-1.

Calculation of the spectral transition frequencies of matrix-isolated hydrogen, deuterium, and hydrogen deuteride impurities in solid krypton and xenon under pressure

V. Chandrasekharan; M. Chergui; B. Silvi; R. D. Etters 

Journal of Physical Chemistry. 1987. DOI : 10.1021/j100290a066.

1986

Rydberg states of nitric oxide trapped in rare gas matrixes

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; W. Boehmer 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1986. DOI : 10.1063/1.451056.

Nitric oxide D2S+ fluorescence quenching by rare gas atoms and van der Waals well depths

M. Chergui; Y. Le Duff 

Chemical Physics. 1986. DOI : 10.1016/0301-0104(86)80074-X.

A model potential for Rydberg states of alkali atoms in rare gas matrixes

N. Schwentner; M. Chergui 

Journal of Chemical Physics. 1986. DOI : 10.1063/1.450968.

Intensity enhancement of the nitric oxide C2P(v = 0) fluorescence in the presence of rare gases

Y. Le Duff; M. Chergui; E. Boursey; N. Schwentner 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1986. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(86)80607-8.

Frequency shifts of vibrational and rotational states of dilute hydrogen, deuterium, and hydrogen monodeuteride molecular impurities in solid argon under pressure

B. Silvi; V. Chandrasekharan; M. Chergui; R. D. Etters 

Physical Review B. 1986. 

Energy-resolved fluorescence of C2P(v = 1) state of nitric oxide pure and with argon

Y. Le Duff; M. Chergui; E. Boursey 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1986. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(86)80040-9.

An alternative interpretation of the spectroscopy and internal dynamics of excited diatomic chlorine molecules trapped in an argon matrix

J. Le Calve; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1986. 

1985

Observation of the Rydberg states of nitric oxide trapped in an argon matrix

M. Chergui; N. Schwentner; W. Boehmer; R. Haensel 

Physical Review A. 1985. 

Calculated frequency shifts of matrix isolated molecular hydrogen in solid argon

V. Chandrasekharan; M. Chergui; B. Silvi; R. D. Etters 

Physica B + C : Physics of Condensed Matter : Atomic, Molecular and Plasma Physics, Optics. 1985. 

1984

A new band system in the ultraviolet emission spectrum of nitric oxide trapped in an argon matrix

M. Chergui; V. Chandrasekharan; W. Boehmer; R. Haensel; H. Wilcke et al. 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1984. DOI : 10.1016/0009-2614(84)80046-9.

1982

Lowest Rydberg state of molecular hydrogen in a neon matrix

W. Boehmer; R. Haensel; N. Schwentner; E. Boursey; M. Chergui 

Chemical Physics Letters. 1982. 

Conference Papers

2018

Revealing hole trapping in zinc oxide nanoparticles by time-resolved X-ray spectroscopy

T. Penfold; J. Szlachetko; W. Gawelda; F. Santomauro; A. Britz et al. 

2018-08-19. 256th National Meeting and Exposition of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS) - Nanoscience, Nanotechnology and Beyond, Boston, MA, Aug 19-23, 2018.

Discovery and room-temperature ultrafast manipulation of strongly bound excitons in anatase TiO2

E. Baldini; A. Dominguez; T. Palmieri; L. Chiodo; M. Palummo et al. 

2018-08-19. 256th National Meeting and Exposition of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS) - Nanoscience, Nanotechnology and Beyond, Boston, MA, Aug 19-23, 2018.

2016

Ultrafast structural dynamics of the orthorhombic distortion in the Fe-pnictide parent compound BaFe2As2

L. Rettig; S. O. Mariager; A. Ferrer; S. Grubel; J. A. Johnson et al. 

2016. 3rd International Conference on Ultrafast Structural Dynamics, Zurich, SWITZERLAND, JUN 10-12, 2015. p. 023611. DOI : 10.1063/1.4947250.

2013

Ultrafast structural dynamics with photons and electrons

M. Chergui 

2013. 246th National Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS).

Interplay between intra- and intermolecular dynamics of metal complexes in solution

M. Chergui 

2013. 245th National Spring Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS).

2011

Dynamics of hydrophobic solvation: Ultrafast X-ray absorption and molecular dynamics simulations

M. Chergui 

2011. 242nd National Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS), Denver, CO, Aug 28-Sep 01, 2011. p. 524-PHYS.

Solvation Dynamics Using Ultrafast X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy

M. Reinhard; F. A. Lima; A. El Nahhas; C. Milne; V. T. Pham et al. 

2011. Conference on the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Bio-Photonics: Spectroscopy, Imaging, Sensing, and Manipulation, Erice, ITALY, Jul 02-17, 2009. p. 381-381. DOI : 10.1007/978-90-481-9977-8_28.

2009

Ultrafast Isomerization Dynamics of Biomimetic Photoswitches

J. Briand; D. Sharma; J. Leonard; J. Helbing; A. Cannizzo et al. 

2009. 16th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, Stresa, ITALY, Jun 09-13, 2008. p. 343-345.

Retrieving photochemically active structures by time-resolved EXAFS spectroscopy

R. M. van der Veen; C. Bressler; C. J. Milne; V-T. Pham; A. El Nahhas et al. 

2009. 14th International Conference on X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure (XAFS14), Camerino, ITALY, Jul 26-31, 2009. p. -. DOI : 10.1088/1742-6596/190/1/012054.

Time-resolved x-ray absorption spectroscopy: Watching atoms dance

C. J. Milne; V-T. Pham; W. Gawelda; R. M. van der Veen; A. El Nahhas et al. 

2009. 14th International Conference on X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure (XAFS14), Camerino, ITALY, Jul 26-31, 2009. p. -. DOI : 10.1088/1742-6596/190/1/012052.

Broadband femtosecond fluorescence up-conversion and photon echo experiments in the UV

O. Braem; A. Cannizzo; A. A. Oskouei; A. Tortschanoff; F. van Mourik et al. 

2009. 16th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, Stresa, ITALY, Jun 09-13, 2008. p. 346-348.

2008

Femtosecond and picosecond X-ray spectroscopy in chemical dynamics research

C. Bressler 

2008. 235th American-Chemical-Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Apr 06-10, 2008. p. 114-PHYS.

Sub-picosecond polychromatic photoluminescence studies of CdSe and PbSe nanodots

C. Bonati; A. Cannizzo; F. van Mourik; M. Chergui 

2008.  p. 68920H/1-68920H/11.

2007

Ultrafast x-ray spectroscopy for structural dynamics studies in chemistry and biology - art. no. 67271P

W. Gawelda; V. T. Pham; A. El Nahhas; S. L. Johnson; D. Grolimund et al. 

2007. ICONO 2007 Conference, Minsk, BYELARUS, May 28-Jun 01, 2007. p. P7271-P7271.

Femtosecond polarization relaxation in CdSe nanocrystals

A. Tortschanoff; A. Al Salman; D. Tonti; M. B. Mohamed; G. van der Zwan et al. 

2007.  p. 971-972.

Capturing transient electronic and molecular structures in liquids by picosecond X-ray absorption spectroscopy

W. Gawelda; V. T. Pham; A. El Nahhas; M. Kaiser; Y. Zaushitsyn et al. 

2007.  p. 31-36.

Ultrafast x-ray spectroscopy for structural dynamics studies in chemistry and biology

W. Gawelda; V. T. Pham; A. El Nahhas; S. L. Johnson; D. Grolimund et al. 

2007.  p. 67271P/1-67271P/7.

2004

Ultrafast studies of ferric complexes of hemoglobin I from Lucina pectinata

E. Ramirez; C. Ramos; M. Rodriguez; R. Pietri; M. Chergui et al. 

2004.  p. 395-400.

Ultrafast photophysics of the protonated Schiff base of retinal in alcohols studied by femtosecond fluorescence up-conversion

G. Zgrablic; K. Voitchovsky; M. Kindermann; M. Chergui; S. Haacke 

2004.  p. 457-460.

Structural dynamics and electronic structure changes probed with lasers and X-rays

W. Gawelda; M. Saes; M. Kaiser; A. Tarnovsky; S. L. Johnson et al. 

2004.  p. 353-361.

Solvation dynamics at water-ZrO2 interfaces

A. Tortschanoff; E. Portuondo; F. van Mourik; J. E. Moser; S. Steinemann et al. 

2004.  p. 541-544.

Photophysical Processes of Fe(II) and Fe (III) Hemoglobin I Ligand Complexes of Lucina pectinata

J. Lopez-Garriga; C. Ramos; M. M. Rodriguez; R. Pietri; E. Ramirez et al. 

2004. 56th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Research Triangle Park, NC, United States, November 10-13, 2004. p. GEN-227.

Electronic solvation dynamics in non-polar supercritical fluids

P. Larregaray; A. Cavina; M. Chergui 

2004.  p. 253-256.

2002

Vibrational coherence and solvent-induced non-adiabatic couplings

C. R. Gonzalez; S. Fernandez-Alberti; J. Echave; J. Helbing; M. Chergui 

2002.  p. 270-279.

Ultrafast Structural dynamics in solid hydrogens: A model for condensed phase quantum systems

M. Chergui; F. Vigliotti; L. Bonacina 

2002.  p. PHYS-239.

Towards structural dynamics research with ultrashort pulse lasers and synchrotron radiation

C. Bressler; M. Saes; M. Chergui; D. Grolimund; R. Abela 

2002.  p. 449-458.

Investigation of the carbon monoxide and oxy hemoglobin I complexes from Lucina pectinata by femtosecond transient absorption

C. Ramos; E. Ramirez; C. Ruiz; R. Pietri; J. Lopez Garriga et al. 

2002.  p. 720-730.

2001

Impurity Rydberg states as probes of local dynamics in the condensed phase

F. Vigliotti; M. Chergui 

2001.  p. 239-252.

2000

Ultrafast energy redistribution in fullerenes

M. Chergui; A. Spiridon; F. Vigliotti; B. Lang; M. Portella-Oberli 

2000.  p. PHYS-450.

Photoinduced dynamics in solid hydrogens

M. Chergui; F. Vigliotti 

2000.  p. PHYS-448.

1999

Observation of coherent cage motion in electronically excited doped argon and hydrogen crystals

M. T. Portella-Oberli; C. Jeannin; S. Jimenez; M. Chergui 

1999.  p. 78-84.

1996

Ultrafast intramolecular and caging dynamics in solvents from frequency-domain experiments

J. Xu; N. Schwentner; M. Chergui; S. Hennig 

1996.  p. 122-130.

Ultrafast intramolecular and caging dynamics from resonance Raman spectroscopy of I2 in solutions

J. Xu; P. Dietrich; N. Schwentner; S. Hennig; M. Chergui 

1996.  p. 305-308.

Lifetime lengthenings of molecular Rydberg states in condensed matter

F. Vigliotti; G. Zerza; M. Chergui 

1996.  p. 654-659.

Density matrix propagation and stationary absorption spectra: HCl in rare gas matrixes

F. Neugebauer; V. May; M. Chergui 

1996.  p. 309-312.

1994

Cage effect and molecular dynamics of Cl2 in rare gas solids

N. Schwentner; M. Chergui; H. Kunz; J. McCaffrey 

1994. 26th Jerusalem Symposia on Quantum Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jerusalem, May 17-20, 1993. p. 521-537.

1992

Photochemical etching of copper and gallium arsenide with chlorine in the vacuum UV

B. Li; I. Twesten; M. Chergui; N. Schwentner 

1992.  p. 267-73.

Cage effect on the photodissociation of small molecules in rare gas matrices

H. Kunz; R. Schriever; M. Chergui; J. G. McCaffrey; N. Schwentner 

1992.  p. 157-9.

Reviews

2017

Photoinduced Structural Dynamics of Molecular Systems Mapped by Time-Resolved X-ray Methods

M. Chergui; E. Collet 

2017.

2015

Ultrafast Photophysics of Transition Metal Complexes

M. Chergui 

2015.

2014

Recent experimental and theoretical developments in time-resolved X-ray spectroscopies

C. J. Milne; T. J. Penfold; M. Chergui 

2014.

Books

2008

Ultrarapid Reaction in Solution - Experimental and Theoritical - Approaches by Mehran Mostafavi and Thomas Gustavsson

M. Chergui 

2008.

1996

Femtochemistry: Ultrafast Chemical and Physical Processes in Molecular Systems

M. Chergui 

Singapore: World Scientific, 1996.

Theses

2019

Non-equilibrium dynamics of di-platinum complexes and molecular dyes in solution: Insights from transient absorption and two-dimensional Fourier transform spectroscopy

L-H. Mewes / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2019. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-9506.

Nonequilibrium exciton physics in hybrid lead-halide perovskites and anatase titanium dioxide

T. Palmieri / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2019. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-9216.

2018

Charge-carrier Dynamics in Metal Oxides and Hybrid Lead Perovskites investigated by Time-Resolved UV and X-ray Spectroscopy.

T. C. H. Rossi / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-9133.

2017

The fate of charge carriers in solar materials investigated by time resolved X-ray and optical spectroscopy

F. G. Santomauro / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2017. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7438.

Nonequilibrium Dynamics of Collective Excitations in Strongly Interacting and Correlated Quantum Systems

E. Baldini / M. Chergui; F. Carbone (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2017. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7432.

2016

Ultrafast Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Liquid Samples

J. J. P. Ojeda Andara / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2016. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7122.

Investigations of the non-adiabatic photophysics of Cu(I)-phenanthroline complexes

G. Capano / M. Chergui; I. Tavernelli (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2016. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6966.

2015

2D Fourier Transform Spectroscopy Setup and Ultrafast Dynamics of Porphyrins

A. Al Haddad / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2015. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6849.

Time-resolved X-ray and Optical Studies of Metalloproteins and Iridium Complexes

M. Silatani / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2015. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6797.

Ultrafast photoinduced processes in metal - containing molecular complexes and in proteins

R. Monni / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2015. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6739.

2014

Picosecond X-ray Absorption Studies of Electron Dynamics in Titania Nanoparticles and Ruthenium Dye Sensitizer Complexes

M. H. Rittmann-Frank / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2014. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5924.

2013

Nanostructuring and lattice dynamics of materials by femtosecond lasers

A. Odeh / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2013. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5849.

Functional and Structural Imaging with Optical Coherence Microscopy

A. Bouwens / T. Lasser; M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2013. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5972.

Ultrafast X-Ray and 2-Dimensional UV Spectroscopic Studies of Hexacyanoferrate Ions in Solution

M. E. Reinhard / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2013. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5880.

2012

Ultrafast One- and Two-Dimensional UV Transient Absorption Spectroscopy of Haem Proteins

C. Consani / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2012. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5347.

2011

Investigation of Physiological Solutions of Metalloproteins in a High-Repetition Rate Picosecond X-ray Absorption Experiment

F. Alves Lima / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2011. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5249.

Ultrafast Visible and Ultraviolet Fluorescence Studies of Molecular and Biological Sytems in Solution

O. C. Bräm / M. Chergui; A. Cannizzo (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2011. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5148.

Development of Ultraviolet Photon Echo Experiments for the Study of Molecular Dynamics in Solution

A. Ajdarzadeh Oskouei / M. Chergui; A. Tortschanoff (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2011. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4911.

2010

Ultrafast X-ray and Optical Spectroscopy of Binuclear Molecular Complexes

R. M. Van der Veen / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2010. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4905.

Time-Resolved Optical and X-Ray Spectroscopy of Rhenium Based Molecular Complexes

A. El Nahhas / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2010. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4661.

Ultrafast Optical and X-ray Absorption Studies of Solvation Dynamics

V. T. Pham / M. Chergui; C. Bressler (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2010. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4607.

2007

Development of a scanning near-field microscope and investigations of solid C60 luminescence

J. Liu / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2007. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3893.

Spectroscopy and kinetic studies of electron-hole recombination in CdSe nanoparticles

A. Al Salman / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2007. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3767.

Ultrafast carrier and lattice dynamics in semiconductor and metal nanocrystals

C. Bonati / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2007. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3728.

2006

Time-resolved x-ray absorption spectroscopy of transition metal complexes

W. Gawelda / M. Chergui; C. Bressler (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2006. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3673.

Solvation dynamics at liquid/metal-IV oxide interfaces

E. Portuondo Campa / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2006. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3568.

Solvent effects on the ultrafast dynamics of the retinal chromophore of bacteriorhodopsin

G. Zgrablic / M. Chergui; S. Haacke (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2006. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3493.

2004

Ultrafast structural dynamics in electronically excited many-body systems

L. Bonacina / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2004. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3148.

Picosecond X-ray absorption spectroscopy

M. Saes / M. Chergui (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2004. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2970.

Book Chapters

2009

Tryptophan Residues as Natural Ultrafast Voltmeters in Retinal Proteins

J. Leonard; E. Portuondo-Campa; A. Cannizzo; F. Van Mourik; J. Tittor et al. 

Ultrafast Phenomena XVI; Berlin: Springer, 2009. p. 544-546.

2007

Biological systems: applications and perspectives

H. Fidder; K. Heyne; S. Schenkl; F. van Mourik; G. van der Zwan et al. 

Analysis and Control of Ultrafast Photoinduced Reactions; Berlin: Springer, 2007. p. 733-828.

Observing molecular structure changes and dynamics in polar solution

A. L. Dobryakov; N. P. Ernsting; W. Gawelda; C. Bressler; M. Chergui 

Analysis and Control of Ultrafast Photoinduced Reactions; Berlin: Springer, 2007. p. 689-731.

1996

"Bubble" dynamics following Rydberg state excitation in rare gas matrixes

M. T. Portella-Oberli; C. Jeannin; M. Chergui 

Ultrafast Phenomena X; Berlin: Springer, 1996. p. 286-287.

1992

Photochemistry, charge-transfer states, and laser applications of small molecules in rare gas crystals

N. Schwentner; M. Chergui 

Optical properties of excited states in solids; 1992. p. 499-524.

1985

Vibrational and rotational frequency shifts of dilute molecular hydrogen, molecular deuterium, and hydrogen deuteride impurities in solid argon, krypton, and xenon under pressure

R. D. Etters; B. Silvi; V. Chandrasekharan; M. Chergui 

International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, Quantum Chemistry Symposium; 1985. p. 675-86.

Rydberg states and intramolecular relaxation of nitric oxide trapped in rare gas matrixes

M. Chergui; V. Chandrasekharan; N. Schwentner; H. Kuehle 

Photophysics and photochemistry above 6 eV; Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1985. p. 433-438.

Quenching by argon of the nitric oxide Rydberg states lying near the first dissociation limit

M. Chergui; Y. Le Duff; E. Boursey; N. Schwentner 

Photophysics and photochemistry above 6 eV; Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1985. p. 423-426.

Pressure effects on the absorption and emission of the n = 1 exciton in solid neon

V. Chandrasekharan; M. Chergui 

Photophysics and photochemistry above 6 eV; Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1985. p. 275-280.

Conference Proceedings

2005

Frontiers of Optical Spectroscopy: Investigating Extreme Physical Conditions with Advanced Optical Techniques

B. DiBartolo; O. Forte 

2005. Frontiers of Optical Spectroscopy: Investigating Extreme Physical Conditions with Advanced Optical Techniques Book Series: NATO SCIENCE SERIES, SERIES II: MATHEMATICS, PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY.