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Conjugated Polymers

What makes a chromophore?

Nature Materials volume 7, pages 427428 (2008) | Download Citation

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The spectral complexity shown by conjugated polymers has been explained by interactions between chromophores in tangled chains, but experiments on model oligomers reveal that it may arise from the chromophores themselves.

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  1. Benjamin J. Schwartz is at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095-1569, USA.  schwartz@chem.ucla.edu

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