Imaging Lattice dynamics in individual nanocrystals

J. N. Clark*, L. Beitra, G. Xiong, A. Higginbotham, D. M. Fritz, H. T. Lemke, D. Zhu, M. Chollet, G. J. Williams, M. Messerschmidt, B. Abbey, R. J. Harder, A. M. Korsunsky, J. S. Wark, I. K. Robinson

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We report imaging of coherent acoustic phonons on the picosecond time scale within a single nanocrystal using an X-ray free-electron laser. Our results allow unprecedented comparison with predictive models and observation of the vibrational modes.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
Subtitle of host publication19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557522790, 9781557522795
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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