Publications

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2017

Christian Brand, Benjamin A. Stickler, Christian Knobloch, Armin Shayeghi, Klaus Hornberger, and Markus Arndt
Conformer-selection by matter-wave interference
ArXiv 1710.01035 (2017)

Joseph P. Cotter, Christian Brand, Christian Knobloch, Yigal Lilach, Ori Cheshnovski, and Markus Arndt
In search of multipath interference using large molecules
Science Advances 3 (2017) e1602478
Highlighted by Physics World, Phys.org, PhysicsNews

Martin Wilke, Christian Brand, Josefin Wilke, and Michael Schmitt
Influence of the position of the methoxy group on the stabilities of the syn and anti conformers of 4-, 5-, and 6-methoxyindole
Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 337 (2017) 137-144

Christian Brand, Sandra Eibenberger, Ugur Sezer, and Markus Arndt
Matter-wave physics with nanoparticles and biomolecules
Les Houches Summer School, Session CVII–Current
Trends in Atomic Physics, July 2016

Josefin Wilke, Martin Wilke, Christian Brand, J. Dominik Spiegel, Christel M. Marian, and Michael Schmitt
Modulation of the La/Lb mixing in an indole derivative: A position dependent study using 4-, 5-, and 6-fluoroindole
The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 121 (2017) 1597-1606

2016

Martin Wilke, Christian Brand, Josefin Wilke, and Michael Schmitt
The conformational space of the neurotransmitter serotonin: how the rotation of a hydroxyl group changes all
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 18 (2016) 13538-13545

Josefin Wilke, Martin Wilke, Christian Brand, W. Leo Meerts, and Michael Schmitt
On the Additivity of Molecular Fragment Dipole Moments of 5‐Substituted Indole Derivatives
ChemPhysChem 17 (2016) 2736–2743

Christian Knobloch, Benjamin A. Stickler, Christian Brand, Michele Sclafani, Yigal Lilach, Thomas Juffmann, Ori Cheshnovsky, Klaus Hornberger, and Markus Arndt
On the role of the electric dipole moment in the diffraction of biomolecules at nanomechanical gratings
Fortschritte der Physik 65 (2016) 1600025

Philipp Geyer, Ugur Sezer, Jonas Rodewald, Lukas Mairhofer, Nadine Dörre, Philipp Haslinger, Sandra Eibenberger, Christian Brand, and Markus Arndt
Perspectives for quantum interference with biomolecules and biomolecular clusters
Physica Scripta 91 (2016) 063007

2015

Jani Kotakoski, Christian Brand, Yigal Lilach, Ori Cheshnovsky, Clemens Mangler, Markus Arndt, and Jannik Meyer
Towards two-dimensional all-carbon heterostructures via ion beam patterning of single-layer graphene
Nano Letters 15 (2015) 5944-5949

Christian Brand, Michele Sclafani, Christian Knobloch, Yigal Lilach, Thomas Juffmann, Jani Kotakoski, Clemens Mangler, Andreas Winter, Andrey Turchanin, Jannik Meyer, Ori Cheshnovsky, and Markus Arndt
An atomically thin matter-wave beamsplitter
Nature Nanotechnology 10 (2015) 845-848
Nature Nanotechnology: News and Views by P. Treutlein
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Christian Brand, Johannes Fiedler, Thomas Juffmann, Michele Sclafani, Christian Knobloch, Stefan Scheel, Yigal Lilach, Ori Cheshnovsky, and Markus Arndt
A Green’s function approach to modeling molecular diffraction in the limit of ultra-thin gratings
Annalen der Physik 537 (2015) 580-591

Markus Arndt and Christian Brand
Interference of atomic clocks
Science 349 (2015) 1168-1169

2013

Christian Brand, Josefin Rolf, Martin Wilke, and Michael Schmitt
High Resolution Electronic Spectroscopy of Vibrationally Hot Bands of Benzimidazole
The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 117 (2013) 12812-12820

Christian Brand, Olivia Oeltermann, Martin Wilke, and Michael Schmitt
Position matters: High resolution spectroscopy of 6-methoxyindole
The Journal of Chemical Physics 138 (2013) 024321

Christian Brand, Beatrice Happe, Olivia Oeltermann, Martin Wilke, and Michael Schmitt
High resolution spectroscopy of several rovibronically excited bands of 5-cyanoindole – The effect of vibrational averaging
Journal of Molecular Structure 1044 (2013) 21-25

2012

Olivia Oeltermann, Christian Brand, Martin Wilke, and Michael Schmitt
Ground and Electronically Excited Singlet State Structures of the syn and anti Rotamers of 5-Hydroxyindole
The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 116 (2012) 7873-7879

Olivia Oeltermann, Christian Brand, Berd Engels, Jörg Tatchen, and Michael Schmitt
The structure of 5-cyanoindole in the ground and the lowest electronically excited singlet states, deduced from rotationally resolved electronic spectroscopy and ab initio theory
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 14 (2012) 10266-10270

Christian Brand, Olivia Oeltermann, Martin Wilke, Jörg Tatchen, and Michael Schmitt
Ground and Electronically Excited Singlet-State Structures of 5-Fluoroindole Deduced from Rotationally Resolved Electronic Spectroscopy and ab Initio Theory
ChemPhysChem 13 (2012) 3134-3138

2011

John T. Yi, Christian Brand, Miriam Wollenhaupt, David W. Pratt, W. Leo Meerts, and Michael Schmitt
Rotationally resolved electronic spectroscopy of biomolecules in the gas phase. Melatonin
Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 268 (2011) 115-122

Olivia Oeltermann, Christian Brand, W. Leo Meerts, Jörg Tatchen, and Michael Schmitt
Rotationally resolved electronic spectroscopy of 2,3-bridged indole derivatives: Tetrahydrocarbazole
The Journal of Molecular Structure 993 (2011) 2-8

Christian Brand, W. Leo Meerts, and Michael Schmitt
How and Why Do Transition Dipole Moment Orientations Depend on Conformer Structure?
The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 115 (2011) 9612-9619

Thi-Bao Chau Vu, Christian Brand, W. Leo Meerts, and Michael Schmitt
Rotationally Resolved Electronic Spectroscopy of 1,4-Benzodioxan: The Anomeric Effect in the Ground and Electronically Excited State
ChemPhysChem 12 (2011) 2035-2041

2010

Christian Brand, Olivia Oeltermann, David W. Pratt, Rainer Weinkauf, W. Leo Meerts, Win van der Zande, Karl Kleinermanns, and Michael Schmitt
Rotationally resolved electronic spectroscopy of 5-methoxyindole
The Journal of Chemical Physics 133 (2010) 024303

Christian Brand, Jochen Küpper, David W. Pratt, W. Leo Meerts, Daniel Krügler, Jörg Tatchen, and Michael Schmitt
Vibronic coupling in indole: I. Theoretical description of the 1La1Lb interaction and the electronic spectrum
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 12 (2010) 4968-4979

Jochen Küpper, David W. Pratt, W. Leo Merts, Christian Brand, Jörg Tatchen, and Michael Schmitt
Vibronic coupling in indole: II. Investigation of the 1La1Lb interaction using rotationally resolved electronic spectroscopy
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 12 (2010) 4980-4988

2009

Thi Bao Chau Vu, Ivo Kalkman, W. Leo Meerts, Christian Brand, Yuriy N. Svartsov, Sascha Wiedemann, Rainer Weinkauf, and Michael Schmitt
The conformational landscape of 5-methoxytryptamine studied by rotationally resolved fluorescence spectroscopy and resonant ionization spectroscopy
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 11 (2009) 2433-2440

Ivo Kalkman, Christian Brand, Thi-Bao Chau Vu, W. Leo Meerts, Yuriy N. Svartsov, Otto Dopfer, Xin Tong, Klaus Müller-Dethlefs, Stefan Grimme, and Michael Schmitt
The structure of phenol-Arn (n=1,2) clusters in their S0 and S1 states
The Journal of Chemical Physics 130 (2009) 224303