Vibrational and electronic ultrafast relaxation of the nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond
1 Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley and Physical Bioscience Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA 94720
2 Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley and Nuclear Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA 94720
Two dimensional electronic spectroscopy and transient grating measurements were performed, for the first time, on nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond. These measurements reveal energy transfer and vibrational pathways with consequences for spin coherence.
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