Munira Khalil

Representative Publications

H. S. Chung, M. Khalil, A. W. Smith, and A. Tokmakoff. "A transient 2D IR spectrometer for probing nanosecond temperature-jump kinetics." Review of Scientific Instruments 78: 063101 (2007).

Loh, Z. H., M. Khalil, R. E. Correa, R. Santra, C. Buth, and S. R. Leone. "Quantum State-Resolved Probing of Strong-Field-Ionized Xenon Atoms Using Femtosecond High-Order Harmonic Transient Absorption Spectroscopy." Physical Review Letters 98: 1436011-14 (2007).

M. Khalil, M. A. Marcus, A. L. Smeigh, J. K. McCusker, H. H. W. Chong, and R. W. Schoenlein. "Picosecond X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Photochemical Transient Species in Solution." Springer Series in Chemical Physics  88: 722 (2007).

A. Cavalleri, S. Wall, M. Rini, C. Simpson, N. Dean, M. Khalil, E. Statz, D. Ward, K. A. Nelson, and R. W. Schoenlein. "Lattice Motions from Thz Phonon-Polaritons Measured with Femtosecond X-Ray Diffraction." Springer Series in Chemical Physics  88: 716 (2007).

M. Khalil, M. A. Marcus, A. L. Smeigh, J. K. McCusker, H. H. W. Chong, and R. W. Schoenlein. "Picosecond X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy of a Photoinduced Iron(II) Spin Crossover Reaction in Solution." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 110: 38-44 (2006).

H. S. Chung, M. Khalil, A. W. Smith, Z. Ganim, and A. Tokmakoff. "Conformational Changes During the Nanosecond-to-Millisecond Unfolding of Ubiquitin." Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 102: 612-17 (2005).

H. S. Chung, M. Khalil, A. W. Smith, Z. Ganim, and A. Tokmakoff. "Thermal Denaturing of Proteins: Equilibrium and Transient Studies Using Nonlinear Infrared Probes." Springer Series in Chemical Physics 79: 551-53 (2005).

H. S. Chung, M. Khalil, and A. Tokmakoff. "Nonlinear Infrared Spectroscopy of Protein Conformational Change During Thermal Unfolding." Journal Of Physical Chemistry B 108: 15332-42 (2004).

N. Demirdöven, C. M. Cheatum, H. S. Chung, M. Khalil, J. Knoester, and A. Tokmakoff. "Two-Dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy of Antiparallel Beta-Sheet Secondary Structure." Journal Of The American Chemical Society 126: 7981-90 (2004).

M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Vibrational Coherence Transfer Characterized with Fourier-Transform 2D IR Spectroscopy." Journal Of Chemical Physics 121: 362-73 (2004).

Demirdöven, N., M. Khalil, and A. Tokmakoff. "Correlated Vibrational Dynamics in Solution Studied by Two-Dimensional Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy." Springer Series in Chemical Physics 71: 589-91 (2003).

M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Coherent Two-Dimensional Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy." Springer Series in Chemical Physics 71: 583-85 (2003).

M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Coherent 2D IR Spectroscopy: Molecular Structure and Dynamics in Solution." Journal Of Physical Chemistry A 107: 5258-79 (2003).

M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Obtaining Absorptive Line Shapes in Two-Dimensional Infrared Vibrational Correlation Spectra." Physical Review Letters 90: 474011-14 (2003).

N. Demirdöven, M. Khalil, O. Golonzka, and A. Tokmakoff. "Dispersion Compensation with Optical Materials for Compression of Intense Sub-100-Fs Mid-Infrared Pulses." Optics Letters 27: 433-35 (2002).

N. Demirdöven, M. Khalil, and A. Tokmakoff. "Correlated Vibrational Dynamics Revealed by Two-Dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy." Physical Review Letters 89: 2374011-14 (2002).

Golonzka, O., M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Third-Order Nonlinear Spectroscopy of Coupled Vibrations." ACS Symposium Series 820: 169-81 (2002).

N. Demirdöven, M. Khalil, O. Golonzka, and A. Tokmakoff. "Correlation Effects in the Two-Dimensional Vibrational Spectroscopy of Coupled Vibrations." Journal Of Physical Chemistry A 105: 8025-30 (2001) .

Golonzka, O., M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Coupling and Orientation between Anharmonic Vibrations Characterized with Two-Dimensional Infrared Vibrational Echo Spectroscopy." Journal Of Chemical Physics 115: 10814-28 (2001).

Golonzka, O., M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Vibrational Anharmonicities Revealed by Coherent Two-Dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy." Physical Review Letters 86: 2154-57 (2001).

M. Khalil, O. Golonzka, N. Demirdöven, and A. Tokmakoff. "Phase-Sensitive Detection for Polarization-Selective Femtosecond Raman Spectroscopy." Springer Series in Chemical Physics 66: 545-47 (2001) .

M. Khalil, and A. Tokmakoff. "Signatures of Vibrational Interactions in Coherent Two-Dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy." Chemical Physics 266: 213-30 (2001).

Golonzka, O., N. Demirdöven, M. Khalil, and A. Tokmakoff. "Separation of Cascaded and Direct Fifth-Order Raman Signals Using Phase-Sensitive Intrinsic Heterodyne Detection." Journal Of Chemical Physics 113: 9893-96 (2000).

M. Khalil, N. Demirdöven, O. Golonzka, C. J. Fecko, and A. Tokmakoff. "A Phase-Sensitive Detection Method Using Diffractive Optics for Polarization-Selective Femtosecond Raman Spectroscopy." Journal Of Physical Chemistry A 104: 5711-15 (2000) .

M. Khalil, O. Golonzka, N. Demirdöven, C. J. Fecko, and A. Tokmakoff. "Polarization-Selective Femtosecond Raman Spectroscopy of Isotropic and Anisotropic Vibrational Dynamics in Liquids." Chemical Physics Letters 321: 231-37(2000) .

M. Khalil, and Q. Shen. "Molecular Structure and Conformational Composition of 3,4-Epoxy-1-Butene as Determined by Ab Initio Molecular Orbital Calculations, Microwave Spectroscopy, and Gas-Phase Electron Diffraction." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 103: 5585-89 (1999).

R. Uberna, M. Khalil, R. M. Williams, J. M. Papanikolas, and S. R. Leone. "Phase and Amplitude Control in the Formation and Detection of Rotational Wave Packets in the E 1S+g  State of Li2." Journal of Chemical Physics 108: 9259-74 (1998).

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Awards & Activities

 

David and Lucille Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering 2008

Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation New Faculty Award 2007

Miller Research Fellowship 2004

Lester Wolfe Graduate Fellowship 2002

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award 1999

McGregory Fellowship for graduate study in chemistry 1998

Phi Beta Kappa 1997

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