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MBI Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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