New project in Röntgen-Angström Cluster:

The BMBF has granted a project in the German-Swedish research program. more

Recently accepted publications:

A XAS/XES and CASSCF study on hemoproteins:

N. Schuth, S. Mebs, D. Huwald, P. Wrzolek, M. Schwalbe, A. Hemschemeier, M. Haumann. Effective intermediate spin iron in O2-transporting heme proteins. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 114, 8556-8561 (2017)

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A ATR-FTIR and DFT study on [FeFe]-hydrogenase:

M. Senger, S. Mebs, J. Duan, F. Wittkamp, U.-P. Apfel, J. Heberle, M. Haumann, S. Stripp. Stepwise isotope editing of [FeFe]-hydrogenases exposes cofactor dynamics. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1606178113 (2016)

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A time-resolved Kß-XES on photosystem II:

I. Zaharieva, P. Chernev, G. Berggren, M. Anderlund, S. Styring, H. Dau, M. Haumann. Room-temperature energy-sampling Kß X-ray emission spectroscopy on the Mn4Ca complex of photosynthesis reveals three manganese-centered oxidation steps and suggests a coordination change prior to O2 formation. Biochemistry, DOI: 10.1021/acs.biochem.6b00491 (2016)

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