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Understanding and Modeling Förster-type Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)

FRET from Single Donor to Single Acceptor and Assemblies of Acceptors, Vol. 2

  • Pedro Ludwig Hernández Martínez
  • Alexander Govorov
  • Hilmi Volkan Demir

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Also part of the Nanoscience and Nanotechnology book sub series (BRIEFSNANOSCIENCE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Pedro Ludwig Hernández Martínez, Alexander Govorov, Hilmi Volkan Demir
    Pages 9-25
  3. Pedro Ludwig Hernández Martínez, Alexander Govorov, Hilmi Volkan Demir
    Pages 27-38
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 39-42

About this book

Introduction

This Brief presents a complete study of the generalized theory of Förster-type energy transfer in nanostructures with mixed dimensionality. Here the aim is to obtain a generalized theory of FRET including a comprehensive set of analytical equations for all combinations and configurations of nanostructures and deriving generic expressions for the dimensionality involved. In this brief, the modification of FRET mechanism with respect to the nanostructure serving as the donor vs. the acceptor will be included, focusing on the rate’s distance dependency and the role of the effective dielectric function in FRET, which will be a unique, useful source for those who study and model FRET.

Keywords

Bioimaging Biolabeling Biosensing Color-conversion LEDs Dielectric Medium Donor-Acceptor Pairs Förster-type Energy Transfer Nanostructure Geometries Nonradiative Energy Transfer Organic LEDs Photovoltaic/Photodetector Devices Quantum Dots/Wells

Authors and affiliations

  • Pedro Ludwig Hernández Martínez
    • 1
  • Alexander Govorov
    • 2
  • Hilmi Volkan Demir
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, LUMINOUS! Centre of Excellence for Semiconductor Lighting and DisplaysTPI - The Institute of Photonics, Nanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Department of Physics and AstronomyOhio UniversityAthensUSA
  3. 3.Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Department of Physics, and UNAM - National Nanotechnology Research Centre and Institute of Materials Science and Nanotechnology, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey andSchool of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, LUMINOUS! Centre of Excellence for Semiconductor Lighting and Displays, TPI - The Institute of Photonics, Nanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeSingapore

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-1873-2
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-1871-8
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-1873-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-530X
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5318
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