Journal publications 2022 , 2021 , 2020 , 2019 , 2018 , 2017 , 2016 , 2015 , 2014 , 2013 , 2012 , 2011 , pre-2011 , Conference Proceedings , Book Contributions

Baruch Margulis, **Karl P. Horn**, **Daniel M. Reich**, Meenu Upadhyay, Nitzan Kahn, Arthur Christianen, Ad van der Avoird, Gerrit C. Groenenboom, Markus Meuwly, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Edvardas Narevicius.

*Tomography of Feshbach Resonance States*.

arXiv:2212.02828 (2022).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

**Matthias G. Krauss**, **Daniel M. Reich**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimizing for an arbitrary Schrödinger cat state. II. Application in the presence of dissipation*.

arXiv:2209.14678 (2022).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

**Matthias G. Krauss**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and **Daniel M. Reich**.

*Optimizing for an arbitrary Schrödinger cat state. I. Functionals and application to coherent dynamics*.

arXiv:2209.14675 (2022).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

Shushen Qin, Marcus Cramer, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Alessio Serafini.

*Optimal control for Hamiltonian parameter estimation in non-commuting and bipartite quantum dynamics*.

arXiv:2205.02429 (2022).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

R. Esteban Goetz, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Loren Greenman.

*Continuum-electron interferometry for enhancement of photoelectron circular dichroism and measurement of bound, free, and mixed contributions to chiral response*.

arXiv:2104.07522 (2021).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

Denis S. Tikhonov, **Alexander Blech**, **Monika Leibscher**, Loren Greenman, Melanie Schnell, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Pump-probe spectroscopy of chiral vibrational dynamics*.

Science Advances **8**, eade0311 (2022).

[ DOI | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

**Sabrina Patsch**, Martin Zeppenfeld, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Rydberg atom-enabled spectroscopy of polar molecules via Förster resonance energy transfer*.

J. Phys. Chem. Lett. **13**, 10728 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch**, Ugo Boscain, Tommaso Calarco, Gunther Dirr, Stefan Filipp, Steffen J. Glaser, Ronnie Kosloff, Simone Montangero, Thomas Schulte-Herbrüggen, Dominique Sugny, and Frank K. Wilhelm.

*Quantum optimal control in quantum technologies. Strategic report on current status, visions and goals for research in Europe*.

EPJ Quantum Technol. **9**, 19 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

Raphaël Menu, **Josias Langbehn**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Giovanna Morigi.

*Reservoir-engineering shortcuts to adiabaticity*.

Phys. Rev. Research **4**, 033005 (2022).

[ DOI | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

Eugenio Pozzoli, **Monika Leibscher**, Mario Sigalotti, Ugo Boscain, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Lie algebra for rotational subsystems of a driven asymmetric top*.

J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. **55**, 215301 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

**Monika Leibscher**, Eugenio Pozzoli, Cristobal Pérez, Melanie Schnell, Mario Sigalotti, Ugo Boscain, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Complete Controllability Despite Degeneracy: Quantum Control of Enantiomer-Specific State Transfer in Chiral Molecules*.

Commun. Phys. **5**, 110 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

**Monika Leibscher**, **Jonas Kalveram**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Rational Pulse Design for Enantiomer-Selective Microwave Three-Wave Mixing*.

Symmetry **14**, 871 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

**Daniel Basilewitsch**, Yaxing Zhang, S. M. Girvin, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Engineering Strong Beamsplitter Interaction between Bosonic Modes via Quantum Optimal Control Theory*.

Phys. Rev. Research **4**, 023054 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

**Manel Mondelo-Martell**, **Daniel Basilewitsch**, Hendrike Braun, **Christiane P. Koch**, and **Daniel M. Reich**.

*Increasing ion yield circular dichroism in femtosecond photoionisation using optimal control theory*.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. **24**, 9286 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Web | Abstract ]

Daniel C. Cole, Stephen D. Erickson, Giorgio Zarantonello, **Karl P. Horn**, Pan-Yu Hou, Jenny J. Wu, Daniel H. Slichter, Florentin Reiter, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Dietrich Leibfried.

*Resource-Efficient Dissipative Entanglement of Two Trapped-Ion Qubits*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **128**, 080502 (2022).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Prerna Paliwal, **Alexander Blech**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Edvardas Narevicius.

*Fano interference in quantum resonances from angle-resolved elastic scattering*.

Nature Commun. **12**, 7249 (2021).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Liat Levin, **Daniel M. Reich**, Moran Geva, Ronnie Kosloff, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Zohar Amitay.

*Coherent Control of Ultrafast Bond Making and Subsequent Molecular Dynamics: Demonstration of Final-State Branching Ratio Control*.

J. Phys. B **54**, 144007 (2021).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel Basilewitsch**, **Jonas Fischer**, **Daniel M. Reich**, Dominique Sugny, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Fundamental bounds on qubit reset*.

Phys. Rev. Research **3**, 013110 (2021).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Prerna Paliwal, Nabanita Deb, **Daniel M. Reich**, Ad van der Avoird, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Edvardas Narevicius.

*Revealing the Nature of Quantum Resonances by Probing Elastic and Reactive Scattering in Cold Collisions*.

Nature Chem. **13**, 94 (2021).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel Basilewitsch**, Haidong Yuan, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimally controlled quantum discrimination and estimation*.

Phys. Rev. Research **2**, 033396 (2020).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Sabrina Patsch**, Sabrina Maniscalco, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Simulation of open-quantum-system dynamics using the quantum Zeno effect*.

Phys. Rev. Research **2**, 023133 (2020).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Antonia Karamatskou, **R. Esteban Goetz**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Robin Santra.

*Suppression of hole decoherence in ultrafast photoionization*.

Phys. Rev. A **101**, 043405 (2020).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**Alexander Blech**, Yuval Shagam, Nicolas Hölsch, Prerna Paliwal, **Wojciech Skomorowski**, John W. Rosenberg, Natan Bibelnik, Oded Heber, **Daniel M. Reich**, Edvardas Narevicius, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Phase protection of Fano-Feshbach resonances*.

Nat. Commun. **11**, 999 (2020).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Michael H. Goerz, **Daniel Basilewitsch**, **Fernando Gago-Encinas**, **Matthias G. Krauss**, **Karl P. Horn**, **Daniel M. Reich**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Krotov: A Python implementation of Krotov’s method for quantum optimal control*.

SciPost Phys. **7**, 080 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

J. Lim, C. M. Bösen, A. D. Somoza, **C. P. Koch**, M. B. Plenio, and S. F. Huelga.

*Multicolor Quantum Control for Suppressing Ground State Coherences in Two-Dimensional Electronic Spectroscopy*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **123**, 233201 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Marec W. Heger**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and **Daniel M. Reich**.

*Optimized sampling of mixed-state observables*.

Phys. Rev. E **100**, 052105 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel Basilewitsch**, Francesco Cosco, Nicola Lo Gullo, Mikko Möttönen, Tapio Ala-Nissilä, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Sabrina Maniscalco.

*Reservoir engineering using quantum optimal control for qubit reset*.

New J. Phys. **21**, 093054 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch**, Mikhail Lemeshko, and Dominique Sugny.

*Quantum control of molecular rotation*.

Rev. Mod. Phys. **91**, 035005 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

R. Esteban Goetz, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Loren Greenman.

*Perfect control of photoelectron anisotropy for randomly oriented ensembles of molecules by XUV REMPI and polarization shaping*.

J. Chem. Phys. **151**, 047106 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Monika Leibscher**, Thomas F. Giesen, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Principles of enantio-selective excitation in three-wave mixing spectroscopy of chiral molecules*.

J. Chem. Phys. **151**, 014302 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Anne Crubellier, Rosario González-Férez, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Eliane Luc-Koenig.

*Defining the p-wave scattering volume in the presence of dipolar interactions*.

Phys. Rev. A **99**, 032709 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Anne Crubellier, Rosario González-Férez, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Eliane Luc-Koenig.

*Controlling ultracold p-wave collisions with non-resonant light: Predictions of an asymptotic model*.

Phys. Rev. A **99**, 032710 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Natan Bibelnik, Sasha Gersten, Alon B. Henson, Etay Lavert-Ofir, Yuval Shagam, **Wojciech Skomorowski**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Edvardas Narevicius.

*Cold temperatures invert product ratios in Penning ionisation reactions with argon*.

Mol. Phys. **117**, 2128 (2019).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**Jonas Fischer**, **Daniel Basilewitsch**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Dominique Sugny.

*Time-optimal purification of a qubit in contact with a structured environment*.

Phys. Rev. A **99**, 033410 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel Basilewitsch**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and **Daniel M. Reich**.

*Quantum Optimal Control for Mixed State Squeezing in Cavity Optomechanics*.

Adv. Quantum Technol. **2**, 1800110 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

R. Esteban Goetz, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Loren Greenman.

*Quantum control of photoelectron circular dichroism*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **122**, 013204 (2019).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**J. Martin Berglund**, Michael Drewsen, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Fundamental bounds on rotational state change in sympathetic cooling of molecular ions*.

arXiv:1905.02130 (2019).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

**Karl P. Horn**, Florentin Reiter, Yiheng Lin, Dietrich Leibfried, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Quantum optimal control of the dissipative production of a maximally entangled state*.

New J. Phys. **20**, 123010 (2018).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Luigi Giannelli, Tom Schmit, Tommaso Calarco, **Christiane P. Koch**, Stephan Ritter, and Giovanna Morigi.

*Optimal storage of a single photon by a single intra-cavity atom*.

New J. Phys. **20**, 105009 (2018).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel Basilewitsch**, **Lutz Marder**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Dissipative Quantum Dynamics and Optimal Control using Iterative Time Ordering: An Application to Superconducting Qubits*.

Eur. Phys. J. B **91**, 161 (2018).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Sabrina Patsch**, **Daniel M. Reich**, Jean-Michel Raimond, Michel Brune, Sébastien Gleyzes, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Fast and accurate circularisation of a Rydberg atom*.

Phys. Rev. A **97**, 053418 (2018).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel Basilewitsch**, Rebecca Schmidt, Dominique Sugny, Sabrina Maniscalco, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Beating the limits with initial correlations*.

New J. Phys. **19**, 113042 (2017).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michael H. Goerz**, Felix Motzoi, K. Birgitta Whaley, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Charting the circuit QED design landscape using optimal control theory*.

npj Quantum Inf. **3**, 37 (2017).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Tobias Chasseur, **Daniel M. Reich**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Frank K. Wilhelm.

*Hybrid benchmarking of arbitrary quantum gates*.

Phys. Rev. A **95**, 062335 (2017).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Anne Crubellier, Rosario González-Férez, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Eliane Luc-Koenig.

*Controlling the s-wave scattering length with non-resonant light: Predictions of an asymptotic model*.

Phys. Rev. A **95**, 023405 (2017).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**R. E. Goetz**, T. A. Isaev, B. Nikoobakht, R. Berger, and **C. P. Koch**.

*Theoretical description of circular dichroism in photoelectron angular distributions of randomly oriented chiral molecules after multi-photon photoionization*.

J. Chem. Phys. **146**, 024306 (2017).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Ayelet Klein, Yuval Shagam, **Wojciech Skomorowski**, Piotr S. Zuchowski, Mariusz Pawlak, Liesbeth M. C. Janssen, Nimrod Moiseyev, Sebastiaan Y. T. van de Meerakker, Ad van der Avoird, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Edvardas Narevicius.

*Direct probe of anisotropy in atom-molecule collisions via quantum scattering resonances*.

Nature Phys. **13**, 35 (2017).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**R. Esteban Goetz**, **Maximilian Merkel**, Antonia Karamatskou, Robin Santra, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Maximizing hole coherence in ultrafast photoionization of argon with an optimization by sequential parametrization update*.

Phys. Rev. A **94**, 023420 (2016).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch**.

*Controlling open quantum systems: Tools, achievements, and limitations*.

J. Phys.: Condens. Matter **28**, 213001 (2016).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**R. Esteban Goetz**, Antonia Karamatskou, Robin Santra, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Quantum optimal control of photoelectron spectra and angular distributions*.

Phys. Rev. A **93**, 013413 (2016).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Wojciech Skomorowski**, Yuval Shagam, Edvardas Narevicius, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Photoassociation Spectroscopy in Penning Ionization Reactions at Sub-Kelvin Temperatures*.

J. Phys. Chem. A **120**, 3309 (2016).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**R. Esteban Goetz**, Andrea Simoni, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*An adaptive-size multi-domain pseudospectral approach for solving the time-dependent Schrödinger equation*.

arXiv:1611.09034 (2016).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

Steffen J. Glaser, Udo Boscain, Tommaso Calarco, **Christiane P. Koch**, Walter Köckenberger, Ronnie Kosloff, Ilya Kuprov, Burkard Luy, Sophie Schirmer, Thomas Schulte-Herbrüggen, Dominique Sugny, and Frank K. Wilhelm.

*Training Schrödinger’s cat: quantum optimal control*.

Eur. Phys. J. D **69**, 279 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Yuval Shagam, Ayelet Klein, **Wojciech Skomorowski**, Renjie Yun, Vitali Averbukh, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Edvardas Narevicius.

*Molecular hydrogen interacts more strongly when rotationally excited at low temperatures leading to faster reactions*.

Nature Chem. **7**, 921 (2015).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michael H. Goerz**, K. Birgitta Whaley, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Hybrid Optimization Schemes for Quantum Control*.

EPJ Quantum Technology **2**, 21 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Liat Levin, **Wojciech Skomorowski**, Ronnie Kosloff, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Zohar Amitay.

*Coherent Control of Bond Making: The performance of rationally phase-shaped femtosecond laser pulses*.

J. Phys. B **48**, 184004 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel M. Reich**, Nadav Katz, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Exploiting Non-Markovianity for Quantum Control*.

Sci. Rep. **5**, 12430 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Loren Greenman, **Christiane P. Koch**, and K. Birgitta Whaley.

*Laser pulses for coherent xuv Raman excitation*.

Phys. Rev. A **92**, 013407 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Liat Levin, **Wojciech Skomorowski**, Leonid Rybak, Ronnie Kosloff, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Zohar Amitay.

*Coherent Control of Bond Making*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **114**, 233003 (2015).

Synopsis: On-Demand Chemical Bond Formation

Physics Today: A femtosecond laser pulse makes molecular bonds

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Paul Watts, Jiří Vala, Matthias M. Müller, Tommaso Calarco, K. Birgitta Whaley, **Daniel M. Reich**, **Michael H. Goerz**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimizing for an arbitrary perfect entangler: I. Functionals*.

Phys. Rev. A **91**, 062306 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michael H. Goerz**, Giulia Gualdi, **Daniel M. Reich**, **Christiane P. Koch**, Felix Motzoi, K. Birgitta Whaley, Jiří Vala, Matthias M. Müller, Simone Montangero, and Tommaso Calarco.

*Optimizing for an arbitrary perfect entangler. II. Application*.

Phys. Rev. A **91**, 062307 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Anne Crubellier, Rosario González-Férez, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Eliane Luc-Koenig.

*Asymptotic model for shape resonance control of diatomics by intense non-resonant light*.

New J. Phys. **17**, 045020 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Anne Crubellier, Rosario González-Férez, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Eliane Luc-Koenig.

*Asymptotic model for shape resonance control of diatomics by intense non-resonant light: Universality in the single-channel approximation*.

New J. Phys. **17**, 045022 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michał Tomza**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Robert Moszynski.

*Cold interactions between an Yb⁺ ion and a Li atom: Prospects for sympathetic cooling, radiative association, and Feshbach resonances*.

Phys. Rev. A **91**, 042706 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

H. Schmidt, J. von Vangerow, F. Stienkemeier, A. S. Bogomolov, A. V. Baklanov, **D. M. Reich**, **W. Skomorowski**, **C. P. Koch**, and M. Mudrich.

*Predissociation dynamics of lithium iodide*.

J. Chem. Phys. **142**, 044303 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**J. Martin Berglund**, Michael Drewsen, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Femtosecond wavepacket interferometry using the rotational dynamics of a trapped cold molecular ion*.

New J. Phys. **17**, 025007 (2015).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michael H. Goerz**, Eli J. Halperin, Jon M. Aytac, **Christiane P. Koch**, and K. Birgitta Whaley.

*Robustness of high-fidelity Rydberg gates with single-site addressability*.

Phys. Rev. A **90**, 032329 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Georg Jäger, **Daniel M. Reich**, **Michael H. Goerz**, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Ulrich Hohenester.

*Optimal quantum control of Bose-Einstein condensates in magnetic microtraps: Comparison of GRAPE and Krotov optimization schemes*.

Phys. Rev. A **90**, 033628 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Giulia Gualdi, **David Licht**, **Daniel M. Reich**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Efficient Monte Carlo characterization of quantum operations for qudits*.

Phys. Rev. A **90**, 032317 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel M. Reich**, Giulia Gualdi, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimal qudit operator bases for efficient characterization of quantum gates*.

J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. **47**, 385305 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Katharina Rojan, **Daniel M. Reich**, Igor Dotsenko, Jean-Michel Raimond, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Giovanna Morigi.

*Arbitrary quantum-state preparation of a harmonic oscillator via optimal control*.

Phys. Rev. A **90**, 023824 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

H. A. Fürst, **M. H. Goerz**, U. G. Poschinger, M. Murphy, S. Montangero, T. Calarco, F. Schmidt-Kaler, K. Singer, and **C. P. Koch**.

*Controlling the transport of an ion: Classical and quantum mechanical solutions*.

New J. Phys. **16**, 075007 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michael H. Goerz**, **Daniel M. Reich**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimal control theory for a unitary operation under dissipative evolution*.

New J. Phys. **16**, 055012 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michał Tomza**, Rosario González-Férez, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Robert Moszyński.

*Controlling magnetic Feshbach resonances in polar open-shell molecules with non-resonant light*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **112**, 113201 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Mamadou Ndong, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Dominique Sugny.

*Time optimization and state-dependent constraints in the quantum optimal control of molecular orientation*.

J. Mod. Opt. **61**, 857 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel M. Reich**, José P. Palao, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimal control under spectral constraints: Enforcing multi-photon absorption pathways*.

J. Mod. Opt. **61**, 822 (2014).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel M. Reich** and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Cooling molecular vibrations with shaped laser pulses: Optimal control theory exploiting the timescale separation between coherent excitation and spontaneous emission*.

New J. Phys. **15**, 125028 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel M. Reich**, **Giulia Gualdi**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimal strategies for estimating the average fidelity of quantum gates*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **111**, 200401 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

José P. Palao, **Daniel M. Reich**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Steering the optimization pathway in the control landscape using constraints*.

Phys. Rev. A **88**, 053409 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Saieswari Amaran, Ronnie Kosloff, **Michał Tomza**, Wojciech Skomorowski, Filip Pawłowski, Robert Moszynski, Leonid Rybak, Liat Levin, Zohar Amitay, **J. Martin Berglund**, **Daniel M. Reich**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Femtosecond two-photon photoassociation of hot magnesium atoms: A quantum dynamical study using thermal random phase wavefunctions*.

J. Chem. Phys. **139**, 164124 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Daniel M. Reich**, **Giulia Gualdi**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Minimum number of input states required for quantum gate characterization*.

Phys. Rev. A **88**, 042309 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Giulia Gualdi** and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Renormalization approach to non-Markovian open-quantum-system dynamics*.

Phys. Rev. A **88**, 022122 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michał Tomza**, Wojciech Skomorowski, Monika Musiał, Rosario González-Férez, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Robert Moszynski.

*Interatomic potentials, electric properties, and spectroscopy of the ground and excited states of the Rb₂ molecule: Ab initio calculations and effect of a non-resonant field*.

Mol. Phys. **111**, 1781 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Mamadou Ndong, Marc Lapert, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Dominique Sugny.

*Comparative study of monotonically convergent optimization algorithms for the control of molecular rotation*.

Phys. Rev. A **87**, 043416 (2013).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Rosario González-Férez and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Enhancing photoassociation rates by non-resonant light control of shape resonances*.

Phys. Rev. A **86**, 063420 (2012).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michał Tomza**, **Michael H. Goerz**, Monica Musiał, Robert Moszyński, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Optimal production of ultracold ground-state molecules: Stabilization employing potentials with ion-pair character and strong spin-orbit coupling*.

Phys. Rev. A **86**, 043424 (2012).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch** and Moshe Shapiro.

*Coherent control of ultracold photoassociation*.

Chem. Rev. **212**, 4928-4948 (2012).

[ DOI | PDF ]

Wojciech Skomorowski, Filip Pawłowski, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Robert Moszyński.

*Rovibrational dynamics of the strontium molecule in the A¹Σu⁺, c³Πu, and a³Σu⁺ manifold from state-of-the-art ab initio calculations*.

J. Chem. Phys. **136**, 194306 (2012).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Wojciech Skomorowski, Robert Moszyński, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Formation of deeply bound ultracold Sr₂ molecules by photoassociation near the Sr(³P)+Sr(¹S) intercombination line*.

Phys. Rev. A **85**, 043414 (2012).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Haidong Yuan, **Christiane P. Koch**, Peter Salamon, and David J. Tannor.

*Controllability on relaxation-free subspaces: On the relationship between adiabatic population transfer and optimal control*.

Phys. Rev. A **85**, 033417 (2012).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**D. Reich**, **M. Ndong**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Monotonically convergent optimization in quantum control using Krotov’s method*.

J. Chem. Phys. **136**, 104103 (2012).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Leonid Rybak, Saieswari Amaran, Liat Levin, **Michał Tomza**, Robert Moszyński, Ronnie Kosloff, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Zohar Amitay.

*Generating Molecular Rovibrational Coherence by Two-Photon Femtosecond Photoassociation of Thermally Hot Atoms*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **107**, 273001 (2011).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Leonid Rybak, Zohar Amitay, Saieswari Amaran, Ronnie Kosloff, **Michał Tomza**, Robert Moszyński, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Femtosecond coherent control of thermal photoassociation of magnesium atoms*.

Faraday Disc. **153**, 383 (2011).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

Matthias M. Müller, Harald Haakh, Tommaso Calarco, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Carsten Henkel.

*Prospects for fast Rydberg gates on an atom chip*.

Quantum Inf. Process. **10**, 771 (2011).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Michał Tomza**, Filip Pawłowski, Małgorzata Jeziorska, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Robert Moszyński.

*Formation of ultracold SrYb molecules in an optical lattice by photoassociation spectroscopy: theoretical prospects*.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. **13**, 18893 (2011).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

M. M. Müller, **D. M. Reich**, M. Murphy, H. Yuan, J. Vala, K. B. Whaley, T. Calarco, and **C. P. Koch**.

*Optimizing entangling quantum gates for physical systems*.

Phys. Rev. A **84**, 042315 (2011).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**M. H. Goerz**, T. Calarco, and **C. P. Koch**.

*The Quantum Speed Limit of Optimal Controlled Phasegates for Trapped Neutral Atoms*.

J. Phys. B **44**, 154011 (2011).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Rosario González-Férez, **Ruzin Ağanoğlu**, Mikhail Lemeshko, Bretislav Friedrich, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Controlling a diatomic shape resonance with non-resonant light*.

arXiv:1105.0761 (2011).

[ arXiv | Abstract ]

**Mamadou Ndong** and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Vibrational stabilization of ultracold KRb molecules. A comparative study*.

Phys. Rev. A **82**, 043437 (2010).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch** and Ronnie Kosloff.

*Correlation dynamics after short-pulse photoassociation*.

Phys. Rev. A **81**, 063426 (2010).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Mamadou Ndong**, Hillel Tal-Ezer, Ronnie Kosloff, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*A Chebychev propagator with iterative time ordering for explicitly time-dependent Hamiltonians*.

J. Chem. Phys. **132**, 064105 (2010).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch** and Ronnie Kosloff.

*Pump-Probe Spectroscopy of Two-Body Correlations in Ultracold Gases*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **103**, 260401 (2009).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

Andrea Merli, Frauke Eimer, Fabian Weise, Albrecht Lindinger, Wenzel Salzmann, Terry Mullins, Simone Götz, Roland Wester, Matthias Weidemüller, **Ruzin Ağanoğlu**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Photoassociation and coherent transient dynamics in the interaction of ultracold rubidium atoms with shaped femtosecond pulses. II. Theory*.

Phys. Rev. A **80**, 063417 (2009).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

Fabian Weise, Andrea Merli, Frauke Eimer, Sascha Birkner, Franziska Sauer, Ludger Wöste, Albrecht Lindinger, Wenzel Salzmann, Terry Mullins, Simone Götz, Roland Wester, Matthias Weidemüller, **Ruzin Ağanoğlu**, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Characteristic oscillations in the coherent transients of ultracold rubidium molecules using red and blue detuned pulses for photoassociation*.

J. Phys. B **42**, 215307 (2009).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

Frauke Eimer, Fabian Weise, Andrea Merli, Sascha Birkner, Franziska Sauer, Ludger Wöste, Albrecht Lindinger, **Ruzin Ağanoğlu**, **Christiane P. Koch**, Wenzel Salzmann, Terry Mullins, Simone Götz, Roland Wester, and Matthias Weidemüller.

*Spectrally resolved coherent transient signal for ultracold rubidium molecules*.

European Physical Journal D **54**, 711 (2009).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

Subhas Ghosal, Richard J. Doyle, **Christiane P. Koch**, and Jeremy M. Hutson.

*Stimulating the production of deeply bound RbCs molecules with laser pulses: the role of spin-orbit coupling in forming ultracold molecules*.

New J. Phys. **11**, 055011 (2009).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch**, **Mamadou Ndong**, and Ronnie Kosloff.

*Two-photon coherent control of femtosecond photoassociation*.

Faraday Discuss. **142**, 389 (2009).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Mamadou Ndong**, Hillel Tal-Ezer, Ronnie Kosloff, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*A Chebychev propagator for inhomogeneous Schrödinger equations*.

J. Chem. Phys. **130**, 124108 (2009).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch**.

*Perspectives for coherent optical formation of strontium molecules in their electronic ground state*.

Phys. Rev. A **78**, 063411 (2008).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**Christiane P. Koch** and Robert Moszyński.

*Engineering an all-optical route to ultracold molecules in their vibronic ground state*.

Phys. Rev. A **78**, 043417 (2008).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

José P. Palao, Ronnie Kosloff, and **Christiane P. Koch**.

*Protecting coherence in Optimal Control Theory: state dependent constraint approach*.

Phys. Rev. A **77**, 063412 (2008).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

H. K. Pechkis, D. Wang, Y. Huang, E. E. Eyler, P. L. Gould, W. C. Stwalley, and **C. P. Koch**.

*Enhancement of the formation of ultracold ⁸⁵Rb₂ molecules due to resonant coupling*.

Phys. Rev. A **76**, 022504 (2007).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, E. Luc-Koenig, F. Masnou-Seeuws, and A. Crubellier.

*Photoassociation with chirped laser pulses: calculation of the absolute number of molecules per pulse*.

J. Phys. B **39**, S1017 (2006).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

U. Poschinger, W. Salzmann, R. Wester, M. Weidemüller, **C. P. Koch**, and R. Kosloff.

*Theory of adaptive feedback control for ultracold molecule formation*.

J. Phys. B **39**, S1001 (2006).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, and F. Masnou-Seeuws.

*Short-pulse photoassociation in rubidium below the D₁ line*.

Phys. Rev. A **73**, 043409 (2006).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, E. Luc-Koenig, and F. Masnou-Seeuws.

*Making ultracold molecules in a two colour pump-dump photoassociation scheme using chirped pulses*.

Phys. Rev. A **73**, 033408 (2006).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

S. Dittrich, H.-J. Freund, **C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, and T. Klüner.

*Two-dimensional surrogate Hamiltonian investigation of laser induced desorption of NO/NiO(100)*.

J. Chem. Phys. **124**, 024702 (2006).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, F. Masnou-Seeuws, and R. Kosloff.

*Creating Ground State Molecules with Optical Feshbach Resonances in Tight Traps*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **94**, 193001 (2005).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

D. Gelman, **C. P. Koch**, and R. Kosloff.

*Dissipative quantum dynamics with the Surrogate Hamiltonian approach. A comparison between spin and harmonic baths*.

J. Chem. Phys. **121**, 661-671 (2004).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, J. P. Palao, R. Kosloff, and F. Masnou-Seeuws.

*Stabilization of Ultracold Molecules Using Optimal Control Theory*.

Phys. Rev. A **70**, 013402 (2004).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, T. Klüner, H.-J. Freund, and R. Kosloff.

*Surrogate Hamiltonian Study of of electronic relaxation in the femtosecond laser induced desorption of NO/NiO(100)*.

J. Chem. Phys. **119**, 1750-1765 (2003).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, T. Klüner, H.-J. Freund, and R. Kosloff.

*Femtosecond photodesorption of small molecules from surfaces: A theoretical investigation from first principles*.

Phys. Rev. Lett. **90**, 117601 (2003).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, T. Klüner, and R. Kosloff.

*A complete quantum description of an ultrafast pump-probe charge transfer event in condensed phase*.

J. Chem. Phys. **116**, 7983-7996 (2002).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. Koch** and B. Esser.

*Spin boson Hamiltonian and optical absorption of molecular dimers*.

Phys. Rev. A **61**, 022508 (2000).

[ DOI | arXiv | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. Koch** and B. Esser.

*Spectrum, lifetime distributions and relaxation in a dimer with strong excitonic-vibronic coupling*.

J. Lumin. **81**, 171-181 (1999).

[ DOI | PDF | Abstract ]

**C. P. Koch**, R. Kosloff, E. Luc-Koenig, F. Masnou-Seeuws, and R. Moszyński.

*Ultracold & Ultrafast: Making and Manipulating Ultracold Molecules with Time-depedendent Laser Fields*.

In L. Hollberg, J. Bergquist, and M. Kasevich, editors, *Laser Spectroscopy: Proceedings of the 18th International Conference (ICOLS 07), Telluride, Colorado, USA, 24-29 June 2007*, pages 219-227. World Scientific, 2008.

**Christiane P. Koch**.

*Quantum Effects in Cold and Controlled Molecular Dynamics*.

In Bretislav Friedrich and Horst Schmidt-Böcking, editors, *Molecular Beams in Physics and Chemistry: From Otto Stern’s Pioneering Exploits to Present-Day Feats*, pages 477--490. Springer International Publishing, 2021.

[ DOI | Web ]

**C. P. Koch**.

*Coherent Control of Cold Collisions*.

In Olivier Dulieu and Andreas Osterwalder, editors, *Cold Chemistry: Molecular Scattering and Reactivity Near Absolute Zero*, pages 633-662. Royal Society of Chemistry, 2018.

[ DOI | Abstract ]

A. Lindinger, V. Bonačić-Koutecký, R. Mitrić, D. Tannor, **C. P. Koch**, V. Engel, T. M. Bernhardt, J. Jortner, A. Mirabal, and L. Wöste.

*Analysis and control of small isolated molecular systems*.

In O. Kühn and L. Wöste, editors, *Analysis and control of ultrafast photoinduced reactions*, pages 25-152. Springer, 2007.

**C. P. Koch**, D. Gelman, R. Kosloff, and T. Klüner.

*Irreversibilität in Quantensystemen mittels der Methode des Surrogate Hamiltonian*.

In T. Pöschel, L. Schimansky-Geier, and H. Malchow, editors, *Physik Irreversibler Prozesse und Selbstorganisation*, pages 33-44. Logos Verlag Berlin, 2006.

[ PDF ]