Optical Sciences

Biomolecules and nanostructures

The Optical Sciences group studies the interaction of light and matter. Our current focus is on detection and sensing/imaging with an emphasis on the development of integrated photonics. We are part of Twente University's Department of Science and Technology and member of the MESA+ institute.

 

Prof. Dr. Jennifer Herek - Scientific Staff
 



Jennifer Herek is currently the dean of the University College Twente.


Contact Information

Mail: Postbus 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands
Office: Carré C4441
Email: j.l.herekutwente.nl
Phone:+31 53 489 3805


Projects


Former Projects


Articles by Jennifer Herek


Direct confocal lifetime measurements on rare-earth-doped media exhibiting radiation trapping

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Yean-Sheng Yong, Shanmugam Aravazhi, Sergio A. Vázquez-Córdova, Joan J. Carvajal, Francesc Díaz, Jennifer L. Herek, Sonia M. García-Blanco, and Markus Pollnau
Optical Materials Express
Vol. 7, No. 2 Feb 1, 2017
doi:10.1364/OME.7.000527

Temperature-dependent absorption and emission of potassium double tungstates with high ytterbium content

(abstract) (full pdf)
Yean-Sheng Yong, Shanmugam Aravazhi, Sergio A. Vázquez-Córdova, Joan J. Carjaval, Francesc Díaz, Jennifer L. Herek, Sonia M. García-Blanco, and Markus Pollnau
Optics Express
Optics Express Vol. 24, Issue 23, pp. 26825-26837 nov. 1 2016
doi:10.1364/OE.24.026825

A phased antenna array for surface plasmons

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Dirk Jan W. Dikken, Jeroen P. Korterik, Frans B. Segerink, Jennifer L. Herek and Jord C. Prangsma
Nature Scientific Reports
vol 6 p. 25037, april 7 2016
doi:10.1038/srep25037

Single-shot fluctuations in waveguided high-harmonic generation

(abstract) (full pdf)
S. J. Goh, Y. Tao, P. J. M. van der Slot, H. J. M. Bastiaens, J. Herek, S. G. Biedron, M. B. Danailov, S. V. Milton, and K.-J. Boller
Optics Express
Vol. 23, Issue 19, pp. 24888-24902 sept. 21, 2015
doi:10.1364/OE.23.024888

Hybrid imaging of fluorescently labeled cancer drugs and label-free four-wave mixing microscopy of cancer cells and tissues

(abstract) (full pdf)
Rick Krabbendam, Martin Pool, Liesbeth G. de Vries, Herman L. Offerhaus, Jennifer L. Herek, Cees Otto
Journal of Biomedical Optics
Vol. 20 Issue 8, p 086006 Aug 13, 2015
doi:10.1117/1.JBO.20.8.086006

Imaging local acoustic pressure in microchannels

(abstract) (full pdf)
Jorick van't Oever, Raimond Frentrop, Daniel Wijnperlé, Herman Offerhaus, Dirk van den Ende, Jennifer Herek, and Frieder Mugele
Applied Optics
vol. 54, issue 21 / july 20 2015
doi:10.1364/AO.54.006482

In-chip direct laser writing of a centimeter-scale acoustic micromixer

(abstract) (full pdf)
Jorick van ‘t Oever, Niels Spannenburg, Herman Offerhaus, Dirk van den Ende, Jennifer Herek, Frieder Mugele
Journal of Micro/Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS
14(2), 023503 Apr. 1, 2015
doi:10.1117/1.JMM.14.2.023503

Observation of nonlinear bands in near-field scanning optical microscopy of a photonic-crystal waveguide

(abstract) (full pdf)
A. Singh, G. Ctistis, S. R. Huisman, J. P. Korterik, A. P. Mosk, J. L. Herek, and P. W. H. Pinkse
Journal of Applied Physics
Vol. 117 p. 033104 jan. 20 2015
doi:10.1063/1.4906146

Epi-detection of vibrational phase contrast coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering

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Erik T. Garbacik, Jeroen P. Korterik, Cees Otto, Jennifer L. Herek, and Herman L. Offerhaus
Optics Letters
Vol. 39, Issue 20, pp. 5814-5817 oct 15 2014
doi:10.1364/OL.39.005814

Characterization of Sierpinski carpet optical antenna at visible and near-infrared wavelengths

(abstract) (full pdf)
Ting Lee Chen, Dirk Jan Dikken, Jord C Prangsma, Frans Segerink and Jennifer L Herek
New Journal of Physics
vol 16 (2014) p 093024, sept 19, 2014
doi:10.1088/1367-2630/16/9/093024

Directionality of Ultrafast Electron Transfer in a Hydrogen Evolving Ru-pd Based Photocatalyst

(abstract) (full pdf)
Qing Pan, Francesco Mecozzi, Jeroen P. Korterik, Divya Sharma, Jennifer L. Herek, Johannes G. Vos, Wesley R. Browne, and Annemarie Huijser
Journal of Physical Chemistry C
118 (36), pp 20799-20806 aug 19, 2014
doi:10.1021/jp506269h

Coherent anti-Stokes Raman Scattering (CARS) Microscopy Visualizes Pharmaceutical Tablets During Dissolution

(abstract) (full pdf)
Andrew L. Fussell, Peter Kleinebudde, Jennifer Herek, Clare J. Strachan, Herman L. Offerhaus
Journal of Visualized Experiments
Issue 89 july 4, 2014
doi:10.3791/51847

Impact of the Anchoring Ligand on Electron Injection and Recombination Dynamics at the Interface of Novel Asymmetric Push-Pull Zinc Phthalocyanines and TiO2

(abstract) (full pdf)
Divya Sharma, Gerwin Steen, Jeroen P. Korterik, Miguel García-Iglesias, Purificacion Vázquez, Tomás Torres, Jennifer L. Herek, and Annemarie Huijser
Journal of Physical Chemistry C
vol. 117 issue 48 p. 25397-25404 November 12, 2013
doi:10.1021/jp410080a

Stimulated-emission pumping enabling sub-diffraction-limited spatial resolution in coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy

(abstract) (full pdf)
Carsten Cleff, Petra Groß, Carsten Fallnich, Herman L. Offerhaus, Jennifer L. Herek, Kai Kruse, Willem P. Beeker, Chris J. Lee, and Klaus-Jochen Boller
Physical Review A 87, 033830 (2013)
vol. 87, p033830, march 25, 2013
doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.87.033830

Probing the origin of fluorescence quenching of a graphene-porphyrin hybrid material

(abstract) (full pdf)
Divya Sharma, Xiaoyan Zhang, Ben L. Feringa, Wesley R. Browne, Jennifer L. Herek, and Annemarie Huijser
EPJ Web of Conferences
vol. 41 p. 04027 march 13, 2013
doi:10.1051/epjconf/20134104027

Hyperspectral coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy for in situ analysis of solid-state crystal polymorphs

(abstract) (full pdf)
E.T. Garbacik, A.L. Fussell, S. Güres, J.P. Korterik, C. Otto, J.L. Herek, H.L. Offerhaus
SPIE Proceedings
vol. 8588 p 85880O-1 feb. 2, 2013
doi:10.1117/12.2004522

Active and Passive Control of Zinc Phthalocyanine Photodynamics

(abstract) (full pdf)
Divya Sharma, Annemarie Huijser, Janne Savolainen, Gerwin Steen and Jennifer L. Herek
Faraday Discussions
issue 163, p. 433-445 jan 16, 2013
doi:10.1039/c3fd20156b

Measurement of a band-edge tail in the density of states of a photonic-crystal waveguide

(abstract) (full pdf)
S.R. Huisman, G. Ctistis, S. Stobbe, A.P. Mosk, J.L. Herek, A. Lagendijk, P. Lodahl, W.L. Vos, and P.W.H. Pinkse
Physical Review B
vol. 86, issue 15, oct 26, 2012
doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.86.155154

Rapid identification of heterogeneous mixture components with hyperspectral coherent anti- Stokes Raman scattering imaging

(abstract) (full pdf)
Erik T. Garbacik, Jennifer L. Herek, Cees Otto and Herman L. Offerhaus
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy
may 3, 2012
doi:10.1002/jrs.4064

Phase aspects of (broadband) stimulated Raman scattering

(abstract) (full pdf)
Herman L. Offerhaus, Erik T. Garbacik, Alexander C.W. van Rhijn, Andrew L. Fussell, and Jennifer L. Herek
Reviews in Analytical Chemistry
Vol 31, Issue 1, p1–6 march 12, 2012
doi:10.1515/revac.2011.122

Extraction of optical Bloch modes in a photonic-crystal waveguide

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S. R. Huisman, G. Ctistis, S. Stobbe, J. L. Herek, P. Lodahl, W. L. Vos, and P. W. H. Pinkse
Journal of Applied Physics
vol 111 p033108 february 13, 2012
doi:10.1063/1.3682105

Background-free nonlinear microspectroscopy with vibrational molecular interferometry

(abstract) (full pdf)
Erik T. Garbacik, Jeroen P. Korterik, Cees Otto, Shaul Mukamel, Jennifer L. Herek, and Herman L. Offerhaus
SPIE proceedings
vol. 8226, p822605 feb. 09, 2012
doi:10.1117/12.908158

Computational optimization of phase shaped CARS

(abstract) (full pdf)
Alexander C.W. van Rhijn, Aliakbar Jafarpour, Jennifer L. Herek, and Herman L. Offerhaus
Multiphoton Microscopy in the Biomedical Sciences XII
Vol. 8226, 82262B january 22, 2012
doi:10.1117/12.906630

Background-Free Nonlinear Microspectroscopy with Vibrational Molecular Interferometry

(abstract) (full pdf)
Erik T. Garbacik, Jeroen P. Korterik, Cees Otto, Shaul Mukamel, Jennifer L. Herek, and Herman L. Offerhaus
Physical Review Letters
vol 107 p253902 dec16, 2011
doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.253902

Intraoperative Near-Infrared Fluorescence Tumor Imaging with Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 Targeting Antibodies

(abstract) (full pdf)
Anton G.T. Terwisscha van Scheltinga, Gooitzen M. van Dam, Wouter B. Nagengast, Vasilis Ntziachristos, Harry Hollema, Jennifer L. Herek, Carolien P. Schröder, Jos G.W. Kosterink, Marjolijn N. Lub-de Hoog and Elisabeth G.E. de Vries
Journal of Nuclear Medicine
vol. 52 Issue 11 p.1778-1785 nov 1, 2011
doi:10.2967/jnumed.111.092833

Controlling the quality factor of a tuning-fork resonance between 9 and 300 K for scanning-probe microscopy

(abstract) (full pdf)
G. Ctistis, E.H. Frater, S.R. Huisman, J.P. Korterik, J.L. Herek, W.L. Vos and P.W.H. Pinkse
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics
vol 44 issue 37 p375502 sept 21, 2011
doi:10.1088/0022-3727/44/37/375502

Coherent control of vibrational transitions: Discriminating molecules in mixtures

(abstract) (full pdf)
A. C. W. van Rhijn, A. Jafarpour, M. Jurna, H. L. Offerhaus and J. L. Herek
Faraday Discussions
issue 0, 153, 227-235 July 20, 2011
doi:10.1039/C1FD00040C

Influence of the length and grafting density of PNIPAM chains on the colloidal and optical properties of quantum dot/PNIPAM assemblies

(abstract) (full pdf)
Oya Tagit, Nikodem Tomczak, Aliakbar Jafarpour, Dominik Jańczewski, Ming Yong Han, G Julius Vancso and Jennifer L Herek
Nanotechnology
vol 22 issue 26 p265701 may 17, 2011
doi:10.1088/0957-4484/22/26/265701

A theoretical investigation of super-resolution CARS imaging via coherent and incoherent saturation of transitions

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Willem P. Beeker, Chris J. Lee, Klaus J. Boller, Petra Groß, Carsten Cleff, Carsten Fallnich, Herman L. Offerhaus and Jennifer L. Herek
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy
vol 42, p1854–1858 may 3, 2011
doi:10.1002/jrs.2949

Implementation of vibrational phase contrast coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy

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Martin Jurna, Jennifer L. Herek, and Herman L. Offerhaus
Applied Optics
Vol. 50, Issue 13, p.1839-1842 april 22, 2011
doi:10.1364/AO.50.001839

Phase-shaping strategies for coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering

(abstract) (full pdf)
A.C.W. van Rhijn, M. Jurna, A. Jafarpour, J.L. Herek and H.L. Offerhaus
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy
Vol. 42, Issue 4, April 2011
doi:10.1002/jrs.2922

Enhanced surface plasmon polariton propagation length using a buried metal grating

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J. Jose, F.B. Segerink, J.P. Korterik, A. Gomez-Casado, J. Huskens, J.L. Herek, and H.L. Offerhaus1
Journal of Applied Physics
Vol 109 Issue 6 p064906-1-7 march 21, 2011
doi:10.1063/1.3562142

Investigation of adaptive laser pulse shaping by direct estimation of group delay profile

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Di Yang, Daan P. Sprünken, Alexander C.W. van Rhijn, Janne Savolainen, Ting Lee Chen, Herman L. Offerhaus, Jennifer L. Herek and Aliakbar Jafarpour
Optics Communications
Vol. 284 Issue 15 p2748-2758 march 14, 2011
doi:10.1016/j.optcom.2011.02.075

Imaging of surface plasmon polariton interference using phase-sensitive photon scanning tunneling microscope

(abstract) (full pdf)
J. Jose, F.B. Segerink, J.P. Korterik, J.L. Herek, H.L. Offerhaus
Journal of Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing
vol 103 issue 3 jan 6, 2011
doi:10.1007/s00339-010-6230-y

Visualizing Resonances in the Complex Plane with Vibrational Phase Contrast Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering

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Martin Jurna, Erik T. Garbacik, Jeroen P. Korterik, Jennifer L. Herek, Cees Otto, and Herman L. Offerhaus
Analytical Chemistry
vol 82 issue 16 p. 7656-7659 sept 15, 2010
doi:10.1021/ac101453s

Revisiting the optical properties of the FMO protein

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Maaike T. W. Milder, Ben Brüggemann, Rienk van Grondelle, Jennifer L. Herek
Photosynthesis Research
Vol. 104 issue 2-3 p. 257-274 march 13, 2010
doi:10.1007/s11120-010-9540-1

Vibrational phase contrast CARS microscopy for quantitative analysis

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M. Jurna, E.T. Garbacik, J.P. Korterik, C. Otto, J.L. Herek, H.L. Offerhaus
SPIE Proceedings
Vol. 7569 p. 75690F-1 February 26, 2010
doi:10.1117/12.840178

Heterodyne interferometric polarization coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering (HIP-CARS) spectroscopy

(abstract) (full pdf)
K. Orsel, E. T. Garbacik, M. Jurna, J. P. Korterik, C. Otto, J. L. Herek and H. L. Offerhaus
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy
feb. 25, 2010
doi:10.1002/jrs.2621

Exploring, tailoring, and traversing the solution landscape of a phase-shaped CARS process

(abstract) (full pdf)
Alexander C.W. van Rhijn, Herman L. Offerhaus, Peter van der Walle, Jennifer L. Herek, and Aliakbar Jafarpour
Optics Express
Vol. 18, Issue 3, pp. 2695-2709 feb 01, 2010
doi:10.1364/OE.18.002695

Spatially dependent Rabi oscillations: An approach to sub-diffraction-limited coherent anti-Stokes Raman-scattering microscopy

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Willem P. Beeker, Chris J. Lee, Klaus-Jochen Boller, Petra Groß, Carsten Cleff, Carsten Fallnich, Herman L. Offerhaus and Jennifer L. Herek
Physical Review A
vol. 81, p. 012507 1-4 jan 25, 2010
doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.81.012507

Tailoring a coherent control solution landscape by linear transforms of spectral phase basis

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Peter van der Walle, Herman Offerhaus, Jennifer Herek, and Aliakbar Jafarpour
Optics Express,
vol. 18, issue 2, p. 973-987 januari 7, 2010
doi:10.1364/OE.18.000973

Learning from evolutionary optimization by retracing search paths

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Peter van der Walle, Janne Savolainen, L. Kuipers, Jennifer L. Herek
Chemical Physics Letters
vol. 483 issues 1-3 p. 164-167 nov 24, 2009
doi:10.1016/j.cplett.2009.10.049

High-resolution narrowband CARS spectroscopy in the spectral fingerprint region

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P. F. Chimento, M. Jurna, H. S. P. Bouwmans, E. T. Garbacik, L. Hartsuiker, C. Otto, J. L. Herek, H. L. Offerhaus
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy
Vol. 40 Issue 9 P 1229-1233, September 2009
doi:10.1002/jrs.2267

Vibrational Phase Contrast Microscopy by Use of Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering

(abstract) (full pdf)
M. Jurna, J. P. Korterik, C. Otto, J. L. Herek, and H. L. Offerhaus
Physical Review Letters
vol. 103 issue p 043905 1-4 juli 23, 2009
doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.043905

Robust orthogonal parameterization of evolution strategy for adaptive laser pulse shaping

(abstract) (full pdf)
Aliakbar Jafarpour, Janne Savolainen, Rianne de Jong, Jacob Middag, Daan P. Sprünken, Peter van der Walle, Di Yang, and Jennifer L. Herek
Optics Express
Vol. 17, No. 14 p11986-12000 july 1, 2009
doi:10.1364/OE.17.011986

Quantum control experiment reveals solvation-induced decoherence

(abstract) (full pdf)
P. van der Walle, M. T. W. Milder, L. Kuipers, and J. L. Herek
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)
vol 106 no 19 p7714–7717 may 12 2009
doi:10.1073/pnas.0901833106

Chemical Imaging of Oral Solid Dosage Forms and Changes upon Dissolution Using Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering Microscopy

(abstract) (full pdf)
Maike Windbergs, Martin Jurna, Herman L. Offerhaus, Jennifer L. Herek, Peter Kleinebudde, and Clare J. Strachan
Analytical Chemistry
vol 81, issue 6 p2085-2091 march 11 2009
doi:10.1021/ac8020856

Chemically selective imaging by spectral phase shaping for broadband CARS around 3000 cm−1

(abstract) (full pdf)
A. C. W. van Rhijn, S. Postma, J. P. Korterik, J. L. Herek, and H. L. Offerhaus
Journal of the Optical Society of America B
vol. 26 issue 3 p559-563, march 2009

Carotenoid deactivation in an artificial light-harvesting complex via a vibrationally hot ground state

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Janne Savolainen, Tiago Buckup, Jürgen Hauer, Aliakbar Jafarpour, Carles Serrat, Marcus Motzkus and Jennifer L. Herek
Chemical Physics
Vol 357 Issues 1-3 p181-187 February 23, 2009
doi:10.1016/j.chemphys.2009.01.002

Spectral phase shaping for high resolution CARS

(abstract) (full pdf)
A. C. W. van Rhijn, S. Postma, J. P. Korterik, J. L. Herek, and H. L. Offerhaus
SPIE proceedings
vol 7183 p.71830X february 13, 2009
doi:10.1117/12.808792

Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering microscopy to monitor drug dissolution in different oral pharmaceutical tablets

(abstract) (full pdf)
M. Jurna, M.Windbergs, C. J. Strachan, L. Hartsuiker, C. Otto, P. Kleinebudde, J. L. Herek, and H. L. Offerhaus
Journal of Innovative Optical Health Sciences
vol. 2 issue 1 p37-43 jan 2009

Background free CARS imaging by phase sensitive heterodyne CARS

(abstract) (full pdf)
M. Jurna, J.P. Korterik, C. Otto, J.L. Herek, and H.L. Offerhaus
Optics Express
vol. 16, no 20 p 15863-15869 sept 29 2008

Evolution Strategies for Laser Pulse Compression


Fanciulli, R., Willmes, L., Savolainen, J., van der Walle, P., Bäck, T., and Herek, J.L.
8th International Conference on Artificial Evolution
LCNS 4926, p219-230 june 6, 2008
isbn:978-3540793045 / 3540793046

Controlling the efficiency of an artificial light-harvesting complex

(abstract) (full pdf)
Savolainen J, Fanciulli R, Dijkhuizen N, Moore AL, Hauer J, Buckup T, Motzkus M, Herek JL
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)
Vol. 105 Issue 22 P7641-7646 june 3 2008
doi:10.1073/pnas.0711927105

Application of spectral phase shaping to high resolution CARS spectroscopy

(abstract) (full pdf)
S. Postma, A. C. W. van Rhijn, J. P. Korterik, P. Gross, J. L. Herek, and H. L. Offerhaus
Optics Express
Vol. 16 No. 11 p.7985-7996 may 26 2008

Characterizing the functional dynamics of zinc phthalocyanine from femtoseconds to nanoseconds

(abstract) (full pdf)
Savolainen J, van der Linden D, Dijkhuizen N, Herek JL
Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A- Chemistry
Vol. 196 Issue 1 P99-105 April 30, 2008
doi:10.1016/j.jphotochem.2007.11.018

Carrier multiplication and its reduction by photodoping in colloidal InAs quantum dots


J. J. H. Pijpers, E. Hendry, M. T. W. Milder, R. Fanciulli, J. Savolainen, J. L. Herek, D. Vanmaekelbergh, S. Ruhman, D. Mocatta, D. Oron, A. Aharoni, U. Banin, and M. Bonn
Jounal of Physical Chemistry C
Vol. 112 Issue 12 P 4783-4784 March 27, 2008
doi:10.1021/jp800834h

Ultrafast energy transfer dynamics of a bioinspired dyad molecule

(abstract) (full pdf)
Janne Savolainen, Niels Dijkhuizen, Riccardo Fanciulli, Paul A. Liddell, Devens Gust, Thomas A. Moore, Ana L. Moore, Jrgen Hauer, Tiago Buckup, Marcus Motzkus, and Jennifer L. Herek
Journal of Physical Chemistry B
vol. 112 issue 9 p2678-2685 march 6,2008
doi:10.1021/jp0757199

Low-noise rotating sample holder for ultrafast transient spectroscopy at cryogenic temperatures

(abstract) (full pdf)
Fanciulli R, Cerjak I, Herek JL
Review of Scientific Instruments
vol. 78, issue 5, p053102 may 7, 2007
doi:10.1063/1.2735557

Carrier multiplication and its reduction by photodoping in colloidal InAs quantum dots

(abstract)
Pijpers JJH, Hendry E (Hendry, E, Milder MTW, Fanciulli R, Savolainen J, Herek JL, Vanmaekelbergh D, Ruhman S, Mocatta D, Oron D, Aharoni A, Banin U, Bonn M
Journal of Physical Chemistry C
vol. 111 issue 11 p4146-4152 march 22, 2007
doi:10.1021/jp066709v

Pump-probe and pump-deplete-probe spectroscopies on carotenoids with N=9-15 conjugated bonds

(abstract)
Buckup T, Savolainen J, Wohlleben W, Herek JL, Hashimoto H, Correia RRB, Motzkus M
Journal of Chemical Physics
vol. 125 issue 19 p194505 nov 21, 2006
doi:10.1063/1.2388274

Coherent control of photochemical and photobiological processes


Herek JL
JOURNAL OF PHOTOCHEMISTRY AND PHOTOBIOLOGY A-CHEMISTRY
vol. 180 issue 3 p.225-225 JUN 25 2006

Coherent control for spectroscopy and manipulation of biological dynamics

(abstract)
Wohlleben W, Buckup T, Herek JL, Motzkus M
CHEMPHYSCHEM
vol. 6 issue 5 p.850-857 MAY 2005

Energy flow in carotenoids, studied with pump-deplete-probe, multiphoton- and coherent control spectroscopy


Buckup, T., Wohlleben, W., Savolainen, J., Heinz, B., Hashimoto, H., Cogdell, R.J., Herek, J.L., and Motzkus, M.
Ultrafast Phenomena XIV conference proceedings
vol. 14, p368-370 feb 14, 2005
isbn:978-3540241102 / 3540241108

Ultrafast carotenoid band shifts: Experiment and theory

(abstract)
Herek JL, Wendling M, He Z, Polivka T, Garcia-Asua G, Cogdell RJ, Hunter CN, van Grondelle R, Sundstrom V, Pullerits T
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B
vol. 108 issue 29 p.10398-10403 JUL 22 2004

In vitro self-assembly of the light harvesting pigment-protein LH2 revealed by ultrafast spectroscopy and electron microscopy

(abstract)
Schubert A, Stenstam A, Beenken WJD, Herek JL, Cogdell R, Pullerits T, Sundstrom V
BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL
vol. 86 issue 4 p.2363-2373 APR 2004

Pump-deplete-probe spectroscopy and the puzzle of carotenoid dark states

(abstract)
Wohlleben W, Buckup T, Hashimoto H, Cogdell RJ, Herek JL, Motzkus M
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B
vol. 108 issue10 p.3320-3325 MAR 11 2004

Multichannel carotenoid deactivation in photosynthetic light harvesting as identified by an evolutionary target analysis

(abstract)
Wohlleben W, Buckup T, Herek JL, Cogdell RJ, Motzkus M
BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL
vol. 85 issue 1 p.442-450 JUL 2003

The carotenoid S-1 state in LH2 complexes from purple bacteria Rhodobacter sphaeroides and Rhodopseudomonas acidophila: S-1 energies, dynamics, and carotenoid radical formation

(abstract)
Polivka T, Zigmantas D, Herek JL, He Z, Pascher T, Pullerits T, Cogdell RJ, Frank HA, Sundstrom V
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B
vol. 106 issue 42 p.11016-11025 OCT 24 2002

Quantum control of energy flow in light harvesting

(abstract)
Herek JL, Wohlleben W, Cogdell RJ, Zeidler D, Motzkus M
NATURE
vol. 417 issue 6888 p.533-535 MAY 30 2002

Dynamics of energy transfer from lycopene to bacteriochlorophyll in genetically-modified LH2 complexes of Rhodobacter sphaeroides

(abstract)
Billsten HH, Herek JL, Garcia-Asua G, Hashoj L, Polivka T, Hunter CN, Sundstrom V
BIOCHEMISTRY
vol. 41 issue 12 p.4127-4136 MAR 26 2002

Obtaining structural information in self-assembling protein-surfactant systems by ultra-fast spectroscopy


Schubert A, Stenstam A, Beenken W, Herek J, Sundstroem V
BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL
vol. 82 issue 1 325A-325A 1577 Part 2, JAN 2002

Microscopic theory of exciton annihilation: Application to the LH2 antenna system

(abstract)
Bruggemann B, Herek JL, Sundstrom V, Pullerits T, May V
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B
vol. 105 issue 46 p11391-11394 NOV 22 2001

Exciton delocalization probed by excitation annihilation in the light-harvesting antenna LH2

(abstract)
Trinkunas G, Herek JL, Polivka T, Sundstrom V, Pullerits T
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS
vol. 86 issue 18 p4167-4170 APR 30 2001

Near-infrared time-resolved study of the S-1 state dynamics of the carotenoid spheroidene

(abstract)
Polivka T, Zigmantas D, Frank HA, Bautista JA, Herek JL, Koyama Y, Fujii R, Sundstrom V
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B
vol. 105 issue 5 p1072-1080 FEB 8 2001

B800 -> B850 energy transfer mechanism in bacterial LH2 complexes investigated by B800 pigment exchange

(abstract)
Herek JL, Fraser NJ, Pullerits T, Martinsson P, Polivka T, Scheer H, Cogdell RJ, Sundstrom V
BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL
vol 78 issue 5 p2590-2596 MAY 2000

Exciton relaxation and polaron formation in LH2 at low temperature

(abstract)
Polivka T, Pullerits T, Herek JL, Sundstrom V
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B
vol. 104 issue 5 p1088-1096 FEB 10 2000

Direct observation of the (forbidden) S-1 state in carotenoids

(abstract)
Polivka T, Herek JL, Zigmantas D, Akerlund HE, Sundstrom V
PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
vol. 96 issue 9 p4914-4917 APR 27 1999

Ultrafast carotenoid band shifts probe structure and dynamics in photosynthetic antenna complexes

(abstract)
Herek JL, Polivka T, Pullerits T, Fowler GJS, Hunter CN, Sundstrom V
BIOCHEMISTRY
vol. 37 issue 20 p7057-7061 MAY 19 1998

Femtosecond activation of reactions and the concept of nonergodic molecules

(abstract)
Diau EWG, Herek JL, Kim ZH, Zewail AH
SCIENCE
vol. 279 issue 5352 p847-851 FEB 6 1998

Temperature dependence of excitation transfer in LH2 of Rhodobacter sphaeroides

(abstract)
Pullerits T, Hess S, Herek JL, Sundstrom V
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B
vol. 101 issue 49 p10560-10567 DEC 4 1997

Retro-Diels-Alder femtosecond reaction dynamics


Horn BA, Herek JL, Zewail AH
JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY
vol. 118 issue 36 p8755-8756 SEP 11 1996

Femtosecond real-time probing of reactions .18. Experimental and theoretical mapping of trajectories and potentials in the NaI dissociation reaction

(abstract)
Cong P, Roberts G, Herek JL, Mohktari A, Zewail AH
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
vol. 100 issue 19 p7832-7848 MAY 9 1996

THE VALIDITY OF THE DIRADICAL HYPOTHESIS - DIRECT FEMTOSECOND STUDIES OF THE TRANSITION-STATE STRUCTURES

(abstract)
PEDERSEN S, HEREK JL, ZEWAIL AH
SCIENCE
vol. 266 issue 5189 p1359-1364 NOV 25 1994

FEMTOSECOND CONTROL OF AN ELEMENTARY UNIMOLECULAR REACTION FROM THE TRANSITION-STATE REGION

(abstract)
HEREK JL, MATERNY A, ZEWAIL AH
CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS
vol. 228 issue 1-3: p.15-25 SEP 30 1994

FEMTOSECOND REAL-TIME PROBING OF REACTIONS .16. DISSOCIATION WITH INTENSE PULSES

(abstract)
MATERNY A, HEREK JL, CONG P, ZEWAIL AH
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
vol. 98 issue 13 p3352-3360 MAR 31 1994

FEMTOSECOND REAL-TIME PROBING OF REACTIONS .11. THE ELEMENTARY OCLO FRAGMENTATION

(abstract)
BAUMERT T, HEREK JL, ZEWAIL AH
JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS
vol. 99 issue 6 p. 4430-4440 sept 15,1993

FEMTOSECOND REAL-TIME PROBING OF REACTIONS .9. HYDROGEN-ATOM TRANSFER

(abstract)
HEREK, JL; PEDERSEN, S; BANARES, L; ZEWAIL, AH
JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS
vol. 97 issue 12 p.9046-9061 DEC 15 1992

FEMTOSECOND LASER CONTROL OF A CHEMICAL-REACTION

(abstract)
POTTER, ED; HEREK, JL; PEDERSEN, S; LIU, Q; ZEWAIL, AH
NATURE
vol. 355 issue 6355 p.66-68 jan 2 1992

DIRECT FEMTOSECOND MAPPING OF TRAJECTORIES IN A CHEMICAL-REACTION


MOKHTARI, A; CONG, P; HEREK, JL; ZEWAIL, AH
NATURE
vol. 348 issue 6298 p.225-227 nov 15 1990


Books by Jennifer Herek


Background free CARS imaging by local phase detection

(pdf)
Jurna M., Korterik J.P., Otto C., Herek L. and Offerhaus H.L.

Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7183, 718310; DOI:10.1117/12.807714

 2009

Femtosecond spectral phase shaping for CARS spectroscopy and imaging

S. Postma, A. C. W. van Rhijn, H. L. Offerhaus, and J. L. Herek

Ultrafast Phenomena XVI

accepted for publication Springer Series in Chemical Physics 2008
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