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Laser Chemistry
Volume 11, Issue 3-4, Pages 265-272

Stereodynamical Studies of Velocity Aligned Photofragments

1Chemistry Department, The University, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
2Departamento di Quimica Fisica, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona 08028, Spain

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The state resolved stereodynamics of bimolecular reactions can be probed using velocity aligned photofragments as reagents, and polarised, Doppler resolved laser detection techniques for the products. The new strategy and its application to the reaction O(1D) + N2O NO + NO are outlined.