Temperature-dependent electron tunneling and the isothermal luminescence of molecular solids

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Abstract

Isothermoluminescence of molecular solids is described by assuming that the recombination mechanism is electron tunneling and that the frequency factor in the rate of tunneling is temperature dependent. The results are in agreement with the strongly temperature dependent decay of isothermoluminescence of solid methane doped with benzene or toluene.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)255-260
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Luminescence
Volume23
Issue number3-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1981

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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