Research Highlights


Ultrafast Strain Engineering in Complex Oxide Heterostructures
A. D. Caviglia et. al., Physical Review Letters, 108, 136801 (2012)


Clocking the Melting Transition of Charge and Lattice Order in 1T-TaS2 with Ultrafast Extreme-Ultraviolet Angle-Resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy
J. C. Petersen et. al., Physical Review Letters, 107, 177402 (2011)    → more

Polaronic conductivity in the photoinduced phase of 1T-TaS2
N. Dean et. al., Physical Review Letters, 106, 016401 (2011)     → more


Nonlinear phononics as an ultrafast route to lattice control
M. Först et. al., Nature Physics, 7, 854–856 (2011)     → more

Bi-directional ultrafast electric-field gating of interlayer charge transport in a cuprate superconductor
A. Dienst et. al., Nature Photonics, 5, 485-488 (2011)     → more

Photoinduced Melting of Antiferromagnetic Order in La0.5Sr1.5MnO4 Measured Using Ultrafast Resonant Soft X-Ray Diffraction
H. Ehrke et. al., Physical Review Letters, 106, 217401 (2011)     → more

Light induced superconductivity in a stripe-ordered cuprate.
D. Fausti et. al., Science, 331, 6014 189-191 (2011)     → more


Quantum interference between charge excitation paths in a solid state Mott insulator
S. Wall et. al., Nature Physics, 7, 114 (2011)     → more

Polaronic conductivity in the photoinduced phase of 1T-TaS2
N. Dean et. al., Physical Review Letters, 106, 016401 (2011)     → more

Ultrafast Coupling between Light, Coherent Lattice Vibrations, and the Magnetic Structure of Semicovalent LaMnO3
S. Wall et. al., Phys. Rev. Lett., 103, 097402 (2009)

Ultrafast Electronic Phase Transition in La1/2Sr3/2MnO4 by Coherent Vibrational Excitation: Evidence for Nonthermal Melting of Orbital Order
R.I. Tobey et. al., Phys. Rev. Lett., 101, 197404 (2008)     → more

Control of the electronic phase of a manganite by mode-selective vibrational excitation
M. Rini et-al., Nature, 449, 72-74 (2007)     → more

Coherent orbital waves in the photo-induced insulator-metal dynamics of a magnetoresistive manganite
D. Polli, M. Rini, S. Wall et. al., Nature Materials, 6, 643 (2007)     → more

Tracking the motion of charges in a terahertz light field by femtosecond X-ray diffraction
A. Cavalleri et. al., Nature, 442 05041 (2006)