Collisional Quenching of Electronically Excited Metal Atoms

  1. K. P. Lawley
  1. W. H. Breckenridge and
  2. H. Umemoto

Published Online: 14 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470142745.ch5

Advances in Chemical Physics: Dynamics of the Excited State, Volume 50

Advances in Chemical Physics: Dynamics of the Excited State, Volume 50

How to Cite

Breckenridge, W. H. and Umemoto, H. (1982) Collisional Quenching of Electronically Excited Metal Atoms, in Advances in Chemical Physics: Dynamics of the Excited State, Volume 50 (ed K. P. Lawley), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470142745.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Dipartment of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT84112, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471100591

Online ISBN: 9780470142745

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Keywords:

  • absolute quenching;
  • exit channels;
  • quantum-state distributions;
  • electronic energy transfer;
  • quenching cross sections

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Data on Metal Atom Excited States

  • Absolute Quenching Cross Sections

  • Exit Channels for Electronic Energy Dissipation

  • Quantum-State Distributions of Energy in Specific Exit Channels

  • Concluding Remarks