Spatial propagation of excitonic coherence enables ratcheted energy transfer
Whaley, K. Birgitta
Physics - Chemical Physics | Physics - Biological Physics | Quantum Physics
arxiv: Physics::Biological Physics
Experimental evidence shows that a variety of photosynthetic systems can preserve quantum beats in the process of electronic energy transfer, even at room temperature. However, whether this quantum coherence arises in vivo and whether it has any biological function have...