Reactions of chemically produced O2(1Δ) with Pb atoms

J. Bachar, S. Rosenwaks

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Abstract

The potential of the chemical O2(1Δ) generator as a means of electronic excitation of metal atoms and oxides is demonstrated in a study of the reactions of O2(1Δ) with Pb. The resonant energy transfer process, Pb(3Po) + O2(1Δ) → Pb(3P1)+ O2(3ν-), is found to be the key for producing excited Pb and PbO.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)526-531
Number of pages6
JournalChemical Physics Letters
Volume96
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - 22 Apr 1983

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