Ultrafast ignition of a uni-directional molecular motor

Jamie Conyard, Kiri Addison, Ismael A. Heisler, Arjen Cnossen, Wesley R. Browne, Stephen R. Meech, Bernard Feringa

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

209 Downloads (Pure)

Abstract

Light-driven molecular motors convert light into mechanical energy via excited state reactions. In this work we follow sub-picosecond primary events in the cycle of a two-stroke unidirectional motor by fluorescence up-conversion and transient absorption.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the XVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena
EditorsMajed Chergui, Steve Cundiff, Antoinette Taylor, Regina de Vivie-Riedle, Kaoru Yamanouchi
PublisherUniversity of Groningen, Stratingh Institute for Chemistry
Pages05016-p.1-05016-p.3
Volume41
Edition41
ISBN (Print)9782759809561
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventXVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, Lausanne, Switzerland -
Duration: 8-Jul-201213-Jul-2012

Conference

ConferenceXVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, Lausanne, Switzerland
Period08/07/201213/07/2012

Cite this