Physical-Organic Photochemistry. IV. Complex Formation

  • David Phillips
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 25)


Charge-transfer interactions between electron donors (D) and acceptors (A) in the ground-states can result in the formation of complexes (EDA complexes) for which absorption characteristics are different from those of the uncomplexe D and A molecules.


Aromatic Ketone Ionisation Limit Excimer Emission Monomer Fluorescence Benzenoid Hydrocarbon 
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Suggested Further Reading

  1. ‘Excited States in Organic Chemistry’ J.A. Baritrop and J.D. Coyle, (Wiley Interscence), London 1975.Google Scholar
  2. ‘The Exciplex’ Ed. M. Gordon and W.R. Ware, Academic Press, N.Y. 1975 For discussion of analysis of dual exponental decay curves see C. Lewis and W.R. Ware, Mol. Photochem., 1973, 5, 261.Google Scholar
  3. ‘Photoassociation in Aromatic Systems’, B. Stevens, Advances in Photochemistry, 1971, 8, 161.Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Phillips
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  1. 1.Department of Chemistry, The UniversitySouthampton UniversitySouthamptonUK

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