Coherent control of HOD photodissociation dynamics in the first absorption band

Niels Engholm Henriksen, Bjarne Amstrup

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Abstract

The coherent control scheme suggested by Brumer and Shapiro is recast into a time-dependent framework. We apply this scheme to the photodissociation dynamics of HOD in the first electronic absorption band where the branching ratio between H + OD and D + OH is considered. Electronic excitation is carried out with continuous wave lasers and it is shown that by varying the phase difference between two different excitation paths substantial control can be achieved at selected energies.
Original languageEnglish
JournalChemical Physics Letters
Volume213
Issue number1-2
Pages (from-to)65-70
ISSN0009-2614
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1993

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