We demonstrate quantum control of a chiral molecular motor driven by linearly polarized ultrashort laser pulses. Electric fields of laser pulses to drive the motor in desired directions are designed using a quantum control method.
© 2004 Optical Society of America
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.1670) Atomic and molecular physics : Coherent optical effects
(020.4180) Atomic and molecular physics : Multiphoton processes
M. Yamaki, Y. Ohtsuki, H. Kono, Y. Fujimura, and K. Hoki, "Quantum control of a chiral molecular motor driven by linearly polarized laser pulses," in 14th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper ThD14.
References are not available for this paper.