Excited States - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780122272028, 9781483275642

Excited States

1st Edition

Volume 2

Editors: Edward C. Lim
eBook ISBN: 9781483275642
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th June 1975
Page Count: 414
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Excited States, Volume 2 is a collection of papers that deals with molecules in the excited states. The book describes the geometries of molecules in the excited electronic states. One paper describes the geometries of a diatomic molecule and of polyatomic molecules; it also discusses the determination of the many excited state geometries of molecules with two, three, or four atoms by techniques similar to diatomic spectroscopy. Another paper introduces an ordered theory related to excitons in pure and mixed molecular crystals. This paper also presents some experimental data such as those involving pure and neat crystals, very dilute isotopic mixed crystals, and medium dilute isotopic mixed crystals. The book also discusses the dynamics of primary photochemical processes including the classical theory of unimolecular reactions, the quantum theory of molecular reactions, and the theory of "nonchemical" radiationless processes. One paper also reviews the electron donor-acceptor complexes in their excited states. This book is suitable for nuclear physicists and researchers whose work involves molecular chemistry and solid state physics.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors Contents of Volume 1 Geometries of Molecules in Excited Electronic States I. Introduction II. Geometry of a Diatomic Molecule III. Geometries of Polyatomic Molecules IV. Conclusions Appendix (In Collaboration with A. Y. Khan) References Excitons in Pure and Mixed Molecular Crystals I. Introduction II. Symmetry III. Perfect Crystal Exciton Formalism IV. Density of States and the Green's Function V. Disordered Crystals—General VI. Infinitely Dilute Mixed Crystal VII. Concentrated Binary Mixed Crystals VIII. The Coherent Potential Approximation (CPA) IX. Medium Dilute Binary Mixed Crystals X. Multicomponent Medium Dilute Mixed Crystals XI. Multicomponent Coherent Potential Approximation XII. Random Lattice, Clusters, and Conglomerates XIII. Percolation, Random Lattice, and CPA XIV. Experimental Examples References Some Comments on the Dynamics of Primary Photochemical Processes I. Motivation and Goals II. What Will Not Be Discussed III. Review Outline IV. Traditional Theory of Unimolecular Reactions V. Quantum Theory of Unimolecular Decomposition VI. Aspects of the Theory of Photophysical Radiationless Processes VII. Nonadiabatic Photochemical Reactions VIII. Some Experimental Investigations IX. Summary and Conclusions References Electron Donor-Acceptor Complexes in Their Excited States I. Introduction II. Fluorescence and the Related Phenomena of EDA Complexes III. The Triplet States of EDA Complexes and Related Phenomena IV. Dynamical Behavior of E D A Complexes in Their Excited States References Author Index Subject Index


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