Modern Molecular Photochemistry

Nicholas J. Turro
Columbia University


1. Organic Photochemistry-An Overview
2. Electronic Orbitals, Configurations, and States
3. Transitions Between States-Chemical Dynamics
4. Potential Energy Surfaces
5. Radiative Transitions-The Absorption and Emission of Light
6. Photophysical Radiationless Transitions
7. Theoretical Organic Photochemistry
8. Mechanistic Organic Photochemistry
9. Energy Transfer
10. Photoaddition and Photosubstitution Reactions
11. Cycloaddition Reactions
12. lsomerizations and Rearrangements
13. Photofragmentation Reactions
14. Singlet Oxygen and Chemiluminescent Organic Reactions
Epilogue; Index