Quantum mechanics for plants

Graham R. Fleming, Gregory D. Scholes

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Abstract

To what extent do photosynthetic organisms use quantum mechanics to optimize the capture and distribution of light? Answers are emerging from the examination of energy transfer at the submolecular scale.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)256-257
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume431
Issue number7006
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 16 2004
Externally publishedYes

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