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C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 1

by John Maier
C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 1
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Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 1 year ago | 1973 views
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John Maier, Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Basel, describes the journey from the prediction of C60+ in 1987, through tentative assignment of its electronic spectrum by Radioastronomy, measurement in a neon-matrix and finally, in....

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C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 2

by John Maier
C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 2
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Interviews | 14-19 and upwards | 1 year ago | 0 views
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The presentation the solution to this long-standing puzzle occurred at a most serendipitous moment.  John Maier, Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Basel reveals the momentous details.

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C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 3

by Colin Byfleet
C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 3
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Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 1 year ago | 1902 views
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John Maier's team at the University of Basel solved the riddle of C60+ in 2015.  In this brief view Colin Byfleet looks at the unique apparatus used in John's work.

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C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 4

by Colin Byfleet
C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 4
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Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 1 year ago | 1968 views
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The early (mid 1990s) work on the electronic spectroscopy was carried out by John Maier's group, trapping C60+ in a neon matrix in this apparatus.

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C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 5

by Colin Byfleet
C60+ in space – a 28-year detective story about the Diffuse Interstellar Bands – Part 5
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Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 1 year ago | 2037 views
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It seems likely that C60+ will act as a stable site for a wide variety of adducts and that these entities will contribute to the Diffuse Interstellar Bands.  John Maier's group in Basel is looking for species like C60(Fe)+.

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