Small molecule characteristics of the radiative decay of highly excited states of some large molecules

P. Wannier*, P. M. Rentzepis, J. Jortner

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

Resonance fluorescence characterized by anomalously long radiative lifetime was observed from the second excited singlet state of the "isolated" 3,4 benzpyrene molecule, confirming theoretical predictions for strong non-adiabatic coupling between two close lying electronic states of a large molecule.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)102-107
Number of pages6
JournalChemical Physics Letters
Volume10
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 15 Jul 1971

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Small molecule characteristics of the radiative decay of highly excited states of some large molecules'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this