Self-trapped vibrational states in synthetic beta-sheet helices

Erik Schwartz, E. Schwartz, Pavol Bodis, Matthieu Koepf, Jeroen Johannes Lambertus Maria Cornelissen, Alan E. Rowan, Sander Woutersen, Roeland J.M. Nolte

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Femtosecond vibrational pump–probespectroscopy on β-helical polyisocyanopeptides reveals vibrational self-trapping in the well-defined hydrogen-bonded side groups that is absent when non-hydrogen bonded monomers are mixed in.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)4675-4677
Number of pages3
JournalChemical communications
Issue number31
Publication statusPublished - 2009


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