Spatial propagation of excitonic coherence enables ratcheted energy transfer

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Hoyer, Stephan ; Ishizaki, Akihito ; Whaley, K. Birgitta (2011)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.86.041911
  • Subject: 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... View more
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