TITLE

A multidimensional Landau--Zener desription of chemical reaction dynamics and vibrational coherence

AUTHOR(S)
Leyun Zhu; Widom, Allan; Champion, Paul M.
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;8/22/1997, Vol. 107 Issue 8, p2859
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses coherent nuclear oscillations in chemical and biological systems subsequent to excitation with an ultrashort laser pulse. Coherent signals arising from rapid, photon initiated, chemical reactions; Vibrational coherences directly excited by the electric field interventions of the light pulse; Development of a modified Landau-Zener theory.
ACCESSION #
4266786

 

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