Exergonic fragmentations in photogenerated zwitterions

Przemyslaw Maslak, Jennifer M. McGuinn

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The competition between the fluorescent back-electron transfer and the exergonic fragmentation of radical anions in photogenerated intramolecular zwitterions showed that the rate of fragmentation followed the driving force of the reaction, with the notable exception of the most exergonic case.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2467-2468
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number24
StatePublished - Dec 21 1999

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • General Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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