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.


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Book Contributions

A. Lindinger, V. Bonačić-Koutecký, R. Mitrić, D. Tannor, C. P. Koch, V. Engel, T. M. Bernhardt, J. Jortner, A. Mirabal, and L. Wöste.
Analysis and control of small isolated molecular systems.
In O. Kühn and L. Wöste, editors, Analysis and control of ultrafast photoinduced reactions, pages 25-152. Springer, 2007.

C. P. Koch, D. Gelman, R. Kosloff, and T. Klüner.
Irreversibilität in Quantensystemen mittels der Methode des Surrogate Hamiltonian.
In T. Pöschel, L. Schimansky-Geier, and H. Malchow, editors, Physik Irreversibler Prozesse und Selbstorganisation, pages 33-44. Logos Verlag Berlin, 2006.
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