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Publications

Tracking the Ultraviolet Photochemistry of Thiophenone During and After the Initial Ultrafast Ring Opening

Pathak, S., Ibele, L. M., Boll, R., Callegari, C., Demidovich, A., Erk, B., Feifel, R., Forbes, R., Di Fraia, M., Giannessi, L., Hansen, C. S., Holland, D. M. P., Ingle, R. A., Mason, R., Plekan, O., Prince, K. C., Rouzée, A., Squibb, R. J., Tross, J., Ashfold, M. N. R. & 2 others, Curchod, B. F. E. & Rolles, D., 20 Jul 2020, In: Nature Chemistry. 12, p. 795-800

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Optical Emission Imaging and Modelling Investigations of Microwave Activated SiH4/H2 and SiH4/CH4/H2 Plasmas

Mahoney, E. J. D., Ashfold, M. N. R., Mankelevich, Y. A. & Truscott, B. S., 25 Jun 2020, In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 124, p. 5109-5128

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Nitrogen in Diamond

Ashfold, M. N. R., Goss, J. P., Green, B. L., May, P. W., Newton, M. E. & Peaker, C. V., 24 Jun 2020, In: Chemical Reviews. 120, p. 5745-5794 50 p., 12.

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Ultraviolet photochemistry of ethane: implications for the atmospheric chemistry of the gas giants

Chang, Y., Yang, J., Chen, Z., Zhang, Z., Yu, Y., Li, Q., He, Z., Zhang, W., Wu, G., Ingle, R. A., Bain, M., Ashfold, M. N. R., Yuan, K., Yang, X. & Hansen, C. S., 29 Apr 2020, In: Chemical Science. 19, p. 5089-5097 9 p.

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Ultraviolet Photolysis of H2S and its Implications for SH Radical Production in the Interstellar Medium

Zhou, J., Zhao, Y., Hansen, C. S., Yang, J., Chang, Y., Yu, Y., Cheng, G., Chen, Z., He, Z., Yu, S., Ding, H., Zhang, W., Western, C. M., Ashfold, M. N. R., Yuan, K. & Yang, X., 24 Mar 2020, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Nature Communications. 11, 8 p., 1547.

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Effects of ring-strain on the ultrafast photochemistry of cyclic ketones

Kao, M-H., Venkatraman, R. K., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Orr-Ewing, A. J., 13 Jan 2020, In: Chemical Science. 11, p. 1991-2000 10 p.

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Imaging and Modeling the Optical Emission from CH Radicals in Microwave Activated C/H Plasmas

Mahoney, E. J. D., Rodriguez, B. J., Mushtaq, S., Truscott, B. S., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Mankelevich, Y. A., 24 Oct 2019, In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 123, p. 9966-9977 12 p.

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Striking Isotopologue-Dependent Photodissociation Dynamics of Water Molecules: The Signature of an Accidental Resonance

Chang, Y., Chen, Z., Zhou, J., Luo, Z., He, Z., Wu, G., Ashfold, M. N. R., Yuan, K. & Yang, X., 1 Aug 2019, In: Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 10, p. 4209-4214 6 p., 15.

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High-performance photoluminescence-based oxygen sensing with Pr-modified ZnO nanofibers

Jiang, T., Du, B., Zhang, H., Yu, D., Sun, L., Zhao, G., Yang, C., Sun, Y., Yu, M. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 31 Jul 2019, In: Applied Surface Science. 483, p. 922-928 7 p.

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Photoinduced C–H bond fission in prototypical organic molecules and radicals

Ashfold, M. N. R., Ingle, R. A., Karsili, T. N. V. & Zhang, J. S., 14 Jul 2019, In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 21, 26, p. 13880-13901 22 p.

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Exploring Norrish type I and type II reactions: an ab initio mechanistic study highlighting singlet-state mediated chemistry

Marchetti, B., Karsili, T. N. V. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 5 Jul 2019, In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 21, 26, p. 14418-14428 11 p.

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Quantifying rival bond fission probabilities following photoexcitation: C-S bond fission in t-butylmethylsulfide

Bain, M., Hansen, C. S., Karsili, T. N. V. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 22 May 2019, In: Chemical Science. 10, 20, p. 5290-5298 9 p.

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Combined Spatially Resolved Optical Emission Imaging and Modeling Studies of Microwave-Activated H2/Ar and H2/Kr Plasmas Operating at Powers and Pressures Relevant for Diamond Chemical Vapor Deposition

Mahoney, E. J. D., Mushtaq, S., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Mankelevich, Y. A., 4 Apr 2019, In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 123, 13, p. 2544-2558 15 p.

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Hydroxyl super rotors from vacuum ultraviolet photodissociation of water

Chang, Y., Yu, Y., Wang, H., Hu, X., Li, Q., Yang, J., Su, S., He, Z., Chen, Z., Che, L., Wang, X., Zhang, W., Wu, G., Xie, D., Ashfold, M. N. R., Yuan, K. & Yang, X., 19 Mar 2019, In: Nature Communications. 10, 1, 7 p., 1250.

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Wavelength-dependent variations of the electron characteristics in laser-induced plasmas: A combined hydrodynamic and adiabatic expansion modelling and time-gated, optical emission imaging study

Liu, H., Ashfold, M. N. R., Meehan, D. N. & Wagenaars, E., 28 Feb 2019, In: Journal of Applied Physics. 125, 8, 14 p., 083304.

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Photofragment Translational Spectroscopy Studies of H Atom Loss Following Ultraviolet Photoexcitation of Methimazole in the Gas Phase

Cooper, G. A., Hansen, C. S., Karsili, T. N. V. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 27 Dec 2018, In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 122, 51, p. 9869-9878 9 p.

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The Role of 1πσ* States in the Formation of Adenine Radical-Cations in DNA Duplexes

Karsili, T. N. V., Marchetti, B. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 14 Nov 2018, In: Chemical Physics. 515, p. 464-471 8 p.

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Spatially Resolved Optical Emission and Modelling Studies of Microwave-Activated H2 Plasmas Operating under Conditions Relevant for Diamond Chemical Vapor Deposition

Mahoney, E. J. D., Truscott, B. S., Mushtaq, S., Ashfold, M. N. R. & Mankelevich, Y. A., 25 Oct 2018, In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 122, p. 8286-8300 15 p.

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Multi-mass velocity map imaging study of the ultraviolet photodissociaton of dimethyl sulfide using single photon ionization and a PImMS2 sensor.

Bain, M., Hansen, C. S. & Ashfold, M. N. R., 30 Aug 2018, In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 149, 8, 5 p., 081103.

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Perspective: The development and applications of H Rydberg atom translational spectroscopy methods

Ashfold, M. N. R., Yuan, K. & Yang, X., 28 Aug 2018, In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 149, 8, 8 p., 080901.

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