Exploring the effects of photon correlations from thermal sources on bacterial photosynthesis

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Manrique, Pedro D.; Caycedo-Soler, Felipe; De Mendoza, Adriana; Rodríguez, Ferney; Quiroga, Luis; Johnson, Neil F.; (2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Results in Physics,volume 6,pages957-960 (issn: 2211-3797)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.rinp.2016.11.024
  • Subject: Physics and Astronomy(all) | Nonlinear Sciences - Adaptation and Self-Organizing Systems | Physics | Physics - Biological Physics | QC1-999 | Condensed Matter - Soft Condensed Matter | Quantum Physics

Thermal light sources can produce photons with strong spatial correlations. We study the role that these correlations might potentially play in bacterial photosynthesis. Our findings show a relationship between the transversal distance between consecutive absorptions an... View more
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