1971 - 1980

Publications from the year 1971 -1980

1971

  1. Optical Phonon Lifetime Measured Directly with Picosecond Pulses, R. R. Alfano and S. L. Shapiro, Phys. Rev. Lett. 26, 1247-1251 (1971).

  2. Picosecond Spectroscopy Using the Inverse Raman Effect, R. R. Alfano and S. L. Shapiro, Chem. Phys. Lett. 8, 631-633 (1971).

  3. Light Scattering from Polaritons in the Presence of Lattice Damping, R. R. Alfano and T. G. Giallorenzi, Opt. Commun. 4, 271-274 (1971).

  4. Nonlinear Effects in Inorganic Liquid Lasers, R. R. Alfano, A. Lempicki, and S. L. Shapiro, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 7, 416-424 (1971).

1972

  1. Establishment of a Molecular Vibration Decay Route in a Liquid, R. R. Alfano, and S. L. Shapiro, Phys. Rev. Lett. 29, 1655-1658 (1972).

  2. Electronic Mechanism for Production of Self-Phase Modulation, R. R. Alfano, L. L. Hope, and S. L. Shapiro, Phys. Rev. A 6, 433-438 (1972).

  3. Direct Measurement of the Vibrational Decay of Dye Molecules in the Excited State, R. R. Alfano, and S. L. Shapiro, Opt. Commun. 6, 98-100 (1972).

  4. High Power Effects in Nonlinear Optical Waveguides, S. Zemon, R. R. Alfano, S. L. Shapiro, and E. M. Conwell, Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 327-329 (1972).

1973

  1. Fission Rate of Singlet Excitons in Tetracene Crystal Measured with Picosecond Laser Pulses, R. R. Alfano, S. L. Shapiro and M. Pope, Opt. Commun. 9, 388-391 (1973).

  2. Effect of Soap on Fluorescent Lifetime and Quantum Yield of Rhodamine 6G in Water, R. R. Alfano, S. L. Shapiro, W. Yu, Opt. Commun. 7, 191-192 (1973).

  3. Ultrafast Phenomena in Liquids and Solids, R. R. Alfano and S. L. Shapiro, Scientific American 228, 42 (1973).

  4. Picosecond Fluorescent Kinetics in INVIVO  Chlorophyll, M. Seibert, R. R. Alfano, Biochimica. Biophys. Acta 292, 493 (1973).

1974

  1. Search for Superradiant Emission from "Complex" Organic Molecules in the Vapor Phase, R. Pappalardo, S. L. Shapiro, S. Ahmed, R. R. Alfano, J. Chem. Phys. 60, 3368 (1974).

  2. Satellite Picosecond Pulses Investigated with an Optical Gate, W. Yu, and R. R. Alfano, Optoelectronics 6, 243 (1974).

  3. Observation of Backward Stimulated Raman Scattering in Liquids Generated by Picosecond Laser Pulses, R. R. Alfano, and G. A. Zawadzkas, Phys. Rev. A 9, 844 (1974).

  4. Self Phase Modulation Near Electronic Resonances of a Crystal, R. R. Alfano, J. L. Gersten, G. A. Zawadzkas, and N. Tzoar, Phys. Rev. A 10, 698 (1974).

  5. Probing Photosynthesis on a Picosecond Time Scale - Evidence in Photosystem I and Photosystem II Fluorescence in Chloroplasts, M. Seibert and R. R. Alfano, Biophys. J. 14, 269-283 (1974).

1975

  1. Ultrafast Phenomena, R. R. Alfano and S. L. Shapiro, Physics Today, p. 42, July (1975).

  2. Spectral Broadening of Picosecond 1.06 m Pulse, W. Yu, R. R. Alfano, C. Sam, R. Seymour, Opt. Commun. 14, 344 (1975).

  3. Fluorescent Kinetics of Chlorophyll in Photosystem I and II Enriched Fraction of Spinach, W. Yu, P. P. Ho, R. R. Alfano, and M. Siebert, Biochim. Phiphys. Acta. 387, 159 (1975).

  4. Multiple Photon Scattering in Diamond, W. Yu, and R. R. Alfano, Phys. Rev. A 11, 188 (1975).

1976

  1. Nonlinear Optical Effects in Antiferromagnetic KNiF, R. R. Alfano, P. P. Ho, P. A. Fleury, and H. J. Guggenheim, Opt. Commun. 19, 261 (1976).

  2. Picosecond Kinetics of the Fluorescence from the Chromophore of the Purple Membrane Protein of Halobacterium Halobium, R. R. Alfano, W. Yu, R. Govindjee, B. Becker, T. G. Ebrey, Biophys. J. 16, 541 (1976).

  3. Relaxation of the Optical Kerr Effect of Anisotropic Molecules in Mixed Liquids, P. P. Ho, W. Yu, R. R. Alfano, Chem. Phys. Lett. 37, 92 (1976).

  4. Triplet Exciton Caging in Two Dimensions, S. Arnold, R. R. Alfano, M. Pope, W. Yu, P. P. Ho, C. Swenberg, J. Chem. Phys. 64, 5104 (1976).

1977

  1. Cis-Trans Isomerization in Rhodopsin occurs in Picoseconds, B. Green, T. Monger, R. R. Alfano, B. Aton, and R. Callender, Nature 269, 179 (1977).

  2. Subnanosecond Fluorescence Quenching of Dye Molecules in Solution, W. Yu, F. Pellegrino, M. Grant, R. R. Alfano, J. Chem. Phys. 67, 1766 (1977).

  3. Temperature Dependence of the Rotational Relaxation Times of Anisotropic Molecules in Pure and Mixed Liquids, P. P. Ho and R. R. Alfano, Chem. Phys. Lett. 50, 74 (1977).

  4. Ultrafast Laser Clocks Probe Phenomena in Molecular World, N. Schiller, M. Grant, and R. R. Alfano, Physics Teacher 15, 396 (1977).

  5. The Relaxation Kinetics of Salol in the Supercooled Liquid State is Investigated with the Optical Kerr Effect, P. P. Ho, and R. R. Alfano, J. Chem. Phys. 67, 1004 (1977).

  6. Optical Mixing in Type I and Type II KDP  with Picosecond Laser Pulses,  B. Green, J. C. Liu, and R. R. Alfano, Opt. Commun. 22, 119 (1977).

  7. Spectral Background from KDP in Type I and Type II Phase Matching, B. Green, and R. R. Alfano, Opt. Commun. 20, 305 (1977).

  8. Time Resolved Fluorescence Spectroscopy of Spinach Chloroplast, W. Yu, F. Pellegrino, and R. R. Alfano, Biochimica Biophysics 460, 171 (1977).

1978

  1. Fluorescence Kinetics of Spinach Chloroplast measured with a Picosecond Optical Kerr Gate, F. Pellegrino, W. Yu, R. R. Alfano, Photochem. Photobiol. 28, 1007 (1978).

  2. Coupled Molecular Relaxation Kinetics in Mixed Liquids, P. P. Ho and R. R. Alfano, J. Chem. Phys. 68, 4551 (1978).

  3. The Relaxation Kinetics of the Plastic Crystal - Succinonitrile, P. P. Ho and R. R. Alfano, Phys. Rev. A 17, 1161 (1978).

1979

  1. Optical Kerr Effect, P. P. Ho and R. R. Alfano, Phys. Rev. A 20, 2170 (1979).
    Oscillatory Optical Induced Kerr Kinetics in Nitrobenzene, P. Ho, P. Lu, R. R. Alfano, Opt. Commun. 30, 426 (1979).

  2. Nd:Phosphate Glass Mode Locked Oscillator and Amplifier System, P. Y. Lu, P. P. Ho and R. R. Alfano, IEEE J. Quantum Elect. 15, 406 (1979).

  3. Picosecond Pulse Stacking in Calcite, H. E. Bates, R. R. Alfano and N. Schiller, Appl. Opt. 18, 947 (1979).

  4. Photochemistry of Rhodopsin and Isorhodopsin investigated on Picosecond Time Scale, T. G. Monger, R. R. Alfano, R. H. Callender, Biophys. J. 27, 105 (1979).

1980

  1. Picosecond Characteristics of a Spectrograph Measured by a Streak Camera/Video Readout System, N. H. Schiller, R. R. Alfano, Opt. Commun. 35, 451 (1980).

  2. Applications of Picosecond Absorption Spectroscopy to the Study of Visual Pigments, A. G. Doukas, V. Stefancic, R. R. Alfano, American Laboratory  12, 63 (1980).

  3. An Ultrafast Streak Camera System, N. H. Schiller, Y. Tsuchiya, E. Inuzuka, Y. Suzuki, K. Kinoshita, K. Kamiya, H. Iida, R. R. Alfano, Opt. Spectra 14, 55 (1980).

  4. Factors Contributing to Deterioration of DODCI, D. L. Rosen, S. Reckie, R. C. Mirisola, P. P. Ho, A. G. Doukas, R. R. Alfano, Opt. Commun. 35, 125 (1980).

  5. Squid Bathorhodopsin Forms within Ten Picoseconds, A. G. Doukas, V. Stefancic, T. Suzuki, R. H. Callender, R. R. Alfano, Photobiochem. Photobiop. 1, 305 (1980).

  6. Combined Stimulated Raman Scattering and Continuum Self Phase Modulation, J. L. Gersten, R. R. Alfano, M. Belic, Phys. Rev. A 21, 1222 (1980).

  7. Time Resolved Measurement of Electron Spin Relaxation Kinetics in GaAs, R. Seymour and R. R.Alfano, Appl. Phys. Lett. 37, 231 (1980).

  8. Observation of Broadened and Oscillatory Induced Kerr Kinetics in Neat Liquids, P. P. Ho, P. Lu, R. R. Alfano, Phys. Rev. A 21, 1730 (1980).