14. Radiation chemistry of quinonoid compounds

  1. Saul Patai and
  2. Zvi Rappoport
  1. P. Neta

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772126.ch1

The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1988)

The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1988)

How to Cite

Neta, P. (1988) Radiation chemistry of quinonoid compounds, in The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 2 (1988) (eds S. Patai and Z. Rappoport), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772126.ch1

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Center for Chemical Physics, National Bureau of Standards, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 APR 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471919148

Online ISBN: 9780470772126

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Keywords:

  • solvated electrons;
  • hydroquinones;
  • raman spectroscopy;
  • reducing radicals;
  • optical absorption spectra

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reactions of Quinones with Radicals

  • Formation of Semiquinones

  • Properties of Semiquinones

  • Quinones as Electron Acceptors

  • One-Electron Redox Potentials

  • Quinones of Biological Importance

  • Flavins and Related Compounds

  • Excited States

  • Miscellaneous Topics

  • Acknowledgements

  • References