Bimolecular quenching of excitons and fluorescence in the photosynthetic unit

C. E. Swenberg, Nicholas Geacintov, M. Pope

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The recent results of Campillo et al. and Mauzerall on the quenching of the fluorescence of chlorophyll a in Chlorella pyrenoidosa as a function of the intensity of the laser excitation pulses are rationalized by applying a model invoking singlet-singlet exciton annihilation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1447-1452
Number of pages6
JournalBiophysical Journal
Volume16
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - 1976

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Bimolecular quenching of excitons and fluorescence in the photosynthetic unit. / Swenberg, C. E.; Geacintov, Nicholas; Pope, M.

In: Biophysical Journal, Vol. 16, No. 12, 1976, p. 1447-1452.

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