MBI Staff Member – Personal info

Research

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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Amplification of intense light fields by nearly free electrons

    M. Matthews, F. Morales, A. Patas, A. Lindinger, J. Gateau, N. Berti, S. Hermelin, J. Kasparian, M. Richter, T. Bredtmann, O. Smirnova, J.-P. Wolf, M. Ivanov

    Nature Physics 14 (2018) 695–700
  6. Time-resolved high harmonic spectroscopy of dynamical symmetry breaking in bi-circular laser fields: the role of Rydberg states

    Á. Jiménez-Galán, N. Zhavoronkov, M. Schloz, F. Morales, M. Ivanov

    Optics Express 25 (2017) 22880-22896
  7. Attosecond control of spin polarization in electron-ion recollision driven by intense tailored fields

    D. Ayuso, A. Jiménez-Galán, F. Morales, M. Ivanov, O. Smirnova

    New Journal of Physics 19 (2017) 073007/1-10
  8. A molecular clock for autoionization decay

    L. Medisauskas, R. Bello, A. Palacios, A. González-Castrillo, F. Morales, L. Plimak, O. Smirnova, F. Martin, M. Ivanov

    Journal of Physics B-Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 50 (2017) 144001/1-9
  9. iSURF: a family of infinite-time surface flux methods

    F. Morales, T. Bredtmann, S. Patchkovskii

    Journal of Physics B-Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 49 (2016) 245001/1-11
  10. Close to transform-limited, few-cycle 12 µJ pulses at 400 kHz for applications in ultrafast spectroscopy

    F. J. Furch, A. Giree, F. Morales, A. Anderson, Y. Wang, C. P. Schulz, M. J. J. Vrakking

    Optics Express 24 (2016) 19293-19310