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Photophysical and Photochemical Tools in Polymer Science

Volume 182 of the series NATO ASI Series pp 97-127

Singlet Energy Migration, Trapping and Excimer Formation in Polymers

  • Ian SoutarAffiliated withChemistry Department, Heriot-Watt University
  • , David PhillipsAffiliated withThe Royal Institution

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Abstract

Intramolecular excimer formation in synthetic polymers is reviewed. The antenna effect in macromolecules is examined and evidence for singlet energy migration and trapping is discussed.