Department of Molecular Physics
Dept. Molecular Physics
plasma discharge tube
high resolution laser spectroscopy lab
molecular fluid dynamics lab
image from a theoretical paper

Research Lines

Group of Astrophysical and Atmospheric Systems and Plasmas:
  • Infrared Spectroscopy of ices of atmospheric relevance
  • Infrared Spectroscopy of aerosols of atmospheric relevance
  • Diagnostic and kinetic modelling of cold plasmas
  • Molecular Dynamics and kinetics of reactive and inelastic processes
Group of high-resolution laser spectroscopy:
  • Stimulated Raman Spectroscopy of species of atmospheric relevance
  • Study of vibrationally excited states by double resonance Raman-Raman spectroscopy
  • Study of line-mixing, profiles, broadening and shifts of rovibrational lines by optical-frequency-difference infrared spectroscopy
Group of Molecular Fluid Dynamics:
  • Raman spectroscopy in supersonic jets
  • State-to-state transfer coefficients and rates for rotational inelastic collisions
  • Molecular clustering and homogeneous condensation
  • Raman instrumentation
Group of Theoretical Molecular Physics:
  • Rotational Coherence and pendular states