Design principles of photosynthetic light-harvesting.

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Photosynthetic organisms are capable of harvesting solar energy with near unity quantum efficiency. Even more impressively, this efficiency can be regulated in response to the demands of photosynthetic reactions and the fluctuating light-levels of natural environments. We discuss the distinctive design principles through which photosynthetic light… (More)

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@article{Fleming2012DesignPO, title={Design principles of photosynthetic light-harvesting.}, author={Graham R Fleming and Gabriela S Schlau-Cohen and Kapil Amarnath and Julia Zaks}, journal={Faraday discussions}, year={2012}, volume={155}, pages={27-41; discussion 103-14} }