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

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


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 (US)
Title of host publication19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, UP 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557522790, 1557522790, 9781557522795, 9781557522795
StatePublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
Event19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, UP 2014 - Okinawa, Japan
Duration: Jul 7 2014Jul 11 2014

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


Other19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, UP 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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