# Publications pre-2011

## Papers published in refereed journals

**Mamadou Ndong** and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Vibrational stabilization of ultracold KRb molecules. A comparative study*.

Phys. Rev. A **82**, 043437 (2010).

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**Christiane P. Koch** and Ronnie Kosloff.

*Correlation dynamics after short-pulse photoassociation*.

Phys. Rev. A **81**, 063426 (2010).

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**Mamadou Ndong**, Hillel Tal-Ezer, Ronnie Kosloff, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*A Chebychev propagator with iterative time ordering for explicitly time-dependent Hamiltonians*.

J. Chem. Phys. **132**, 064105 (2010).

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**Christiane P. Koch** and Ronnie Kosloff.

*Pump-Probe Spectroscopy of Two-Body Correlations in Ultracold Gases*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **103**, 260401 (2009).

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Andrea Merli, Frauke Eimer, Fabian Weise, Albrecht Lindinger, Wenzel Salzmann, Terry Mullins, Simone Götz, Roland Wester, Matthias Weidemüller, **Ruzin Ağanoğlu**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Photoassociation and coherent transient dynamics in the interaction of ultracold rubidium atoms with shaped femtosecond pulses. II. Theory*.

Phys. Rev. A **80**, 063417 (2009).

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Fabian Weise, Andrea Merli, Frauke Eimer, Sascha Birkner, Franziska Sauer, Ludger Wöste, Albrecht Lindinger, Wenzel Salzmann, Terry Mullins, Simone Götz, Roland Wester, Matthias Weidemüller, **Ruzin Ağanoğlu**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Characteristic oscillations in the coherent transients of ultracold rubidium molecules using red and blue detuned pulses for photoassociation*.

J. Phys. B **42**, 215307 (2009).

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Frauke Eimer, Fabian Weise, Andrea Merli, Sascha Birkner, Franziska Sauer, Ludger Wöste, Albrecht Lindinger, **Ruzin Ağanoğlu**, **Christiane P. Koch**, Wenzel Salzmann, Terry Mullins, Simone Götz, Roland Wester, and Matthias Weidemüller.

*Spectrally resolved coherent transient signal for ultracold rubidium molecules*.

European Physical Journal D **54**, 711 (2009).

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Subhas Ghosal, Richard J. Doyle, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Jeremy M. Hutson.

*Stimulating the production of deeply bound RbCs molecules with laser pulses: the role of spin-orbit coupling in forming ultracold molecules*.

New J. Phys. **11**, 055011 (2009).

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**Christiane P. Koch**, **Mamadou Ndong**, and Ronnie Kosloff.

*Two-photon coherent control of femtosecond photoassociation*.

Faraday Discuss. **142**, 389 (2009).

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**Mamadou Ndong**, Hillel Tal-Ezer, Ronnie Kosloff, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*A Chebychev propagator for inhomogeneous Schrödinger equations*.

J. Chem. Phys. **130**, 124108 (2009).

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**Christiane P. Koch**.

*Perspectives for coherent optical formation of strontium molecules in their electronic ground state*.

Phys. Rev. A **78**, 063411 (2008).

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**Christiane P. Koch** and Robert Moszyński.

*Engineering an all-optical route to ultracold molecules in their vibronic ground state*.

Phys. Rev. A **78**, 043417 (2008).

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José P. Palao, Ronnie Kosloff, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Protecting coherence in Optimal Control Theory: state dependent constraint approach*.

Phys. Rev. A **77**, 063412 (2008).

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H. K. Pechkis, D. Wang, Y. Huang, E. E. Eyler, P. L. Gould, W. C. Stwalley, and **C. P. Koch**.

*Enhancement of the formation of ultracold ⁸⁵Rb₂ molecules due to resonant coupling*.

Phys. Rev. A **76**, 022504 (2007).

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**C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, E. Luc-Koenig, F. Masnou-Seeuws, and A. Crubellier.

*Photoassociation with chirped laser pulses: calculation of the absolute number of molecules per pulse*.

J. Phys. B **39**, S1017 (2006).

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U. Poschinger, W. Salzmann, R. Wester, M. Weidemüller, **C. P. Koch**, and R. Kosloff.

*Theory of adaptive feedback control for ultracold molecule formation*.

J. Phys. B **39**, S1001 (2006).

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**C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, and F. Masnou-Seeuws.

*Short-pulse photoassociation in rubidium below the D₁ line*.

Phys. Rev. A **73**, 043409 (2006).

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**C. P. Koch**, E. Luc-Koenig, and F. Masnou-Seeuws.

*Making ultracold molecules in a two colour pump-dump photoassociation scheme using chirped pulses*.

Phys. Rev. A **73**, 033408 (2006).

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S. Dittrich, H.-J. Freund, **C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, and T. Klüner.

*Two-dimensional surrogate Hamiltonian investigation of laser induced desorption of NO/NiO(100)*.

J. Chem. Phys. **124**, 024702 (2006).

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**C. P. Koch**, F. Masnou-Seeuws, and R. Kosloff.

*Creating Ground State Molecules with Optical Feshbach Resonances in Tight Traps*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **94**, 193001 (2005).

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D. Gelman, **C. P. Koch**, and R. Kosloff.

*Dissipative quantum dynamics with the Surrogate Hamiltonian approach. A comparison between spin and harmonic baths*.

J. Chem. Phys. **121**, 661-671 (2004).

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**C. P. Koch**, J. P. Palao, R. Kosloff, and F. Masnou-Seeuws.

*Stabilization of Ultracold Molecules Using Optimal Control Theory*.

Phys. Rev. A **70**, 013402 (2004).

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**C. P. Koch**, T. Klüner, H.-J. Freund, and R. Kosloff.

*Surrogate Hamiltonian Study of of electronic relaxation in the femtosecond laser induced desorption of NO/NiO(100)*.

J. Chem. Phys. **119**, 1750-1765 (2003).

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**C. P. Koch**, T. Klüner, H.-J. Freund, and R. Kosloff.

*Femtosecond photodesorption of small molecules from surfaces: A theoretical investigation from first principles*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **90**, 117601 (2003).

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**C. P. Koch**, T. Klüner, and R. Kosloff.

*A complete quantum description of an ultrafast pump-probe charge transfer event in condensed phase*.

J. Chem. Phys. **116**, 7983-7996 (2002).

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**C. Koch** and B. Esser.

*Spin boson Hamiltonian and optical absorption of molecular dimers*.

Phys. Rev. A **61**, 022508 (2000).

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**C. Koch** and B. Esser.

*Spectrum, lifetime distributions and relaxation in a dimer with strong excitonic-vibronic coupling*.

J. Lumin. **81**, 171-181 (1999).

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## Conference Proceedings

**C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, E. Luc-Koenig, F. Masnou-Seeuws, and R. Moszyński.

*Ultracold & Ultrafast: Making and Manipulating Ultracold Molecules with Time-depedendent Laser Fields*.

In L. Hollberg, J. Bergquist, and M. Kasevich, editors, *Laser Spectroscopy: Proceedings of the 18th International Conference (ICOLS 07), Telluride, Colorado, USA, 24-29 June 2007*, pages 219-227. World Scientific, 2008.