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Coherent Control in Ultrafast Photon Echo Spectroscopy: Liouville-Space Pathways Interference

  • M. S. Pshenichnikov
  • W. P. de Boeij
  • D. A. Wiersma
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 62)

Abstract

We report on the observation of Liouville-space pathways interference in phase-locked stimulated photon echo. Coherent control of this novel interference effect is demonstrated.

Keywords

Interference Effect Destructive Interference Coherent Control Heterodyne Detection Conventional Photon 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. S. Pshenichnikov
    • 1
  • W. P. de Boeij
    • 1
  • D. A. Wiersma
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry, Materials Science CentreUniversity of GroningenGroningenThe Netherlands

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