MBI Staff Member – Personal info

Dr. Achintya Kundu

No longer employed at MBI

MBI Publications

  1. Short-range slowdown of water solvation dynamics around SO42- - Mg2+ ion pairs

    A. Kundu, S. I. Mamatkulov, F. N. Brünig, D. J. Bonthuis, R. R Netz, T. Elsaesser, B. P. Fingerhut

    Ultrafast Phenomena 2022 Optica Publishing Group (2022) F2A.2/1-2
  2. Ultrafast vibrational response of activated C–D bonds in a chloroform–platinum(II) complex

    J. Zhang, A. Kundu, T. Elsaesser, P. Macchi, M. Kalter, G. Eickerling, W. Scherer

    Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 13 (2022) 4447-4454
  3. Short-range slowdown of water solvation dynamics around SO42- - Mg2+ ion pairs

    A. Kundu, S. I. Mamatkulov, F. N. Brünig, D. J. Bonthuis, R. R. Netz, T. Elsaesser, B. P. Fingerhut

    ACS Physical Chemistry Au 2 (2022) 506-514
  4. Magnesium contact ions stabilize the tertiary structure of transfer RNA: electrostatics mapped by two-dimensional infrared spectra and theoretical simulations

    J. Schauss, A. Kundu, B. P. Fingerhut, T. Elsaesser

    Journal of Physical Chemistry B 125 (2021) 740-747
  5. Phosphate vibrations probe electric fields in hydrated biomolecules: spectroscopy, dynamics, and interactions

    T. Elsaesser, J. Schauss, A. Kundu, B. P. Fingerhut

    Journal of Physical Chemistry B 125 (2021) 3899-3908
  6. Ultrafast nonlinear phonon response of few-layer hexagonal boron nitride

    T. Kang, J. Zhang, A. Kundu, K. Reimann, M. Woerner, T. Elsaesser, B. Gil, G. Cassabois, C. Flytzanis, G. Fugallo, M. Lazzeri, R. Page, D. Jena

    Physical Review B 104 (2021) L140302/1-6
  7. Contact pairs of RNA with magnesium ions-electrostatics beyond the Poisson-Boltzmann equation

    B. P. Fingerhut, J. Schauss, A. Kundu, T. Elsaesser

    Biophysical Journal 120 (2021) 5322–5332
  8. Aqueous contact ion pairs of phosphate groups with Na+, Ca2+ and Mg2+ - structural discrimination by femtosecond infrared spectroscopy and molecular dynamics simulations

    B. P. Fingerhut, J. Schauss, A. Kundu, T. Elsaesser

    Zeitschrift für Physikalische Chemie 234 (2020) 1453-1474
  9. Change of hydration patterns upon RNA melting probed by excitations of phosphate backbone vibrations

    A. Kundu, J. Schauss, B. P. Fingerhut, T. Elsaesser

    Journal of Physical Chemistry B 124 (2020) 2132-2138
  10. Impact of RNA melting on hydrating water structure mapped by femtosecond 2D-IR spectroscopy

    B. P. Fingerhut, A. Kundu, J. Schauss, T. Elsaesser

    The 22nd International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena 2020 OSA Publishing (2020) doi.org/10.1364/UP.2020.M2A.1
  11. Structural discrimination of phosphate contact ion pairs in water by femtosecond 2D-IR spectroscopy

    A. Kundu, J. Schauss, B. P. Fingerhut, T. Elsaesser

    The 22nd International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena 2020 OSA Publishing (2020) doi.org/10.1364/UP.2020.M4B.9
  12. Ultrafast dynamics of hydrated excess protons in CH3CN:H2O mixtures

    F. Dahms, A. Kundu, E. Pines, B. P. Fingerhut, E. T. J. Nibbering, T. Elsaesser

    Ultrafast Phenomena XXI 205 EPJ Web of Conferences (2019) 09003/1-3
  13. Hydrated excess protons in acetonitrile/water mixtures: solvation species and ultrafast proton motions

    A. Kundu, F. Dahms, B. P. Fingerhut, E. T. J. Nibbering, E. Pines, T. Elsaesser

    Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 10 (2019) 2287−2294
  14. Water structure and dynamics in the stern layer of micelles: Femtosecond mid-infrared pump-probe spectroscopy study

    A. Kundu, P. K. Verma, M. Cho

    Journal of Physical Chemistry B 123 (2019) 5238-5245
  15. Contact ion pairs of phosphate groups in water: two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy of dimethyl phosphate and ab initio simulations

    J. Schauss, A. Kundu, B. P. Fingerhut, T. Elsaesser

    Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 10 (2019) 6281−6286
  16. Water hydrogen-bonding structure and dynamics near lipid multibilayer surface: Molecular dynamics simulation study with direct experimental comparison

    E. Lee, A. Kundu, J. Jeon, M. Cho

    Journal of Chemical Physics 151 (2019) 114705/1-10
  17. Ultrafast vibrational relaxation and energy dissipation of hydrated excess protons in polar solvents

    A. Kundu, F. Dahms, B. P. Fingerhut, E. T. J. Nibbering, E. Pines, T. Elsaesser

    Chemical Physics Letters 713 (2018) 111-116