With time resolved two-photon techniques we determined the lifetime and two-photon spectrum of the forbidden S1 state of β-Carotene (9±0.2 ps), Lutein (15±0.5 ps) and the energy transferring carotenoids in LHC II (250±50 fs).

© 2000 Optical Society of America

PDF Article


You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
Login to access OSA Member Subscription