Accession Number : AD0690705

Title :   SPIN - ORBIT COUPLING IN AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS. THE RADIATIVE TRIPLET LIFETIME OF NAPHTHALENE,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF PURE CHEMISTRY

Personal Author(s) : Henry,Bryan R. ; Siebrand,Willem

Report Date : 02 JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A radiative triplet lifetime of 15 sec is calculated for naphthalene on the basis of sigma-pi interaction, involving singlet and triplet pi-sigma* and sigma-pi* states.

Descriptors :   (*NAPHTHALENES, *PHOSPHORESCENCE), ELECTRON TRANSITIONS, MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS, RELAXATION TIME

Subject Categories : Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE