MBI Staff Member – Personal info


Research Topics:

  • High Harmonic Spectroscopy
  • Strong-field ionization of atoms and molecules
  • Strong-field photoelectron spectroscopy
  • Atoms and molecules in super atomic fields. Laser dressed systems and stabilization.
  • Numerical methods.

Curriculum vitae

MsC in Computer Science, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, October 2004.

PhD. Thesis "One and Two-Photon Double Ionization of He and H2 using Exterior Complex Scaling". Supervisor: Prof. F. Martín, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, December 2009. (FPI Fellowship (Spanish Ministry of Education (MEC)) Dpt. of Chemistry 01/09/2005-30/09/2009).

Postdoctoral Fellowship in the group of Prof. O. Smirnova, Max-Born-Instutit (Berlin) 15/01/2010 - 31/07/2010.

Postdoctoral Fellowship in the group of Prof. O. Smirnova, Max-Born-Instutit (Berlin), (granted by Spanish Ministry of Education (MEC)) 01/08/2010 - 31/01/2012.

Scientist at Max-Born-Instutit in the group of Prof. O. Smirnova (Berlin), 31/01/12 - present.

Recent highlight(s)

MBI Publications

  1. In situ generation of high-energy spin-polarized electrons in a beam-driven plasma wakefield accelerator

    Z. Nie, F. Li, F. Morales, S. Patchkovskii, O. Smirnova, W. An, N. Nambu, D. Matteo, K. A. Marsh, F. Tsung, W. B. Mori, C. Joshi

    Physical Review Letters 126 (2021) 054801/1-6
  2. N2+ lasing: Gain and absorption in the presence of rotational coherence

    M. Lytova, M. Richter, F. Morales, O. Smirnova, M. Y. Ivanov, M. Spanner

    Physical Review A 102 (2020) 013111/1-11
  3. Retrieving intracycle interference in angle-resolved laser-assisted photoemission from argon

    J. Hummert, M. Kubin, S. López, J. I. Fuks, F. Morales, M. J. J. Vrakking, O. Kornilov, D. G. Arbo

    Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 53 (2020) 154003/1-8
  4. Rotational quantum beat lasing without inversion

    M. Richter, M. Lytova, F. Morales, S. Haessler, O. Smirnova, M. Spanner, M. Y. Ivanov

    Optica 7 (2020) 586-592
  5. Evidence of AC-Stark-shifted resonances in intense two-color circular polarized laser fields

    P. Stammer, S. Patchkovskii, F. Morales

    Physical Review A 101 (2020) 033405/1-8
  6. Short- and long-term gain dynamics in N+2 air lasing

    M. Britton, M. Lytova, P. Laferrière, P. Peng, F. Morales, D. H. Ko, M. Richter, P. Polynkin, D. M. Villeneuve, C. Zhang,, M. Ivanov, M. Spanner, L. Arissian, P. B. Corkum

    Physical Review A 100 (2019) 013406/1-8
  7. Ultrafast imaging of laser-controlled non-adiabatic dynamics in NO2 from time-resolved photoelectron emission

    M. Richter, Gonzalez-Vazquez, J., Z. Masin, Brambila, D. S., Harvey, A. G., F. Morales, F. Martin

    Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 21 (2019) 10038-10051
  8. Attosecond recorder of the polarization state of light

    Jiménez Galán, Á., G. Dixit, S. Patchkovskii, O. Smirnova, F. Morales, M. Ivanov

    Nature Communications 9 (2018) 850/1-6
  9. Control of attosecond light polarization in two-color bicircular fields

    Jiménez Galán, Á., N. Zhavoronkov, D. Ayuso, F. Morales, S. Patchkovskii, M. Schloz, E. Pisanty, O. Smirnova, M. Ivanov

    Physical Review A 97 (2018) 023409/1-14
  10. Ultrafast preparation and detection of ring currents in single atoms

    S. Eckart , M. Kunitski, M. Richter, A. Hartung, J. Rist, F. Trinter, K. Fehre, N. Schlott, K. Henrichs, L. Ph. H. Schmidt, T. Jahnke, M. Schöffler, Kunlong Liu, I. Barth, J. Kaushal, F. Morales, M. Ivanov, O. Smirnova, R. Dörner   

    Nature Physics 14 (2018) 701–704