Light Energy Driven Nanocommunications With FRET in Photosynthetic Systems

  title={Light Energy Driven Nanocommunications With FRET in Photosynthetic Systems},
  author={Aleksandra Orzechowska and Joanna Fiedor and Pawel Kulakowski},
  journal={IEEE Access},
Chlorophylls and carotenoids, key components of photosynthetic systems, are proposed for molecular communications at the nanoscale with the mechanism of resonance energy transfer. Both types of pigments are introduced focusing on their exceptional properties like energy harvesting, ultra-low energy consumption during transmissions, picoseconds delays, an ability for signal conversions, and bio-compatibility. The theoretical considerations are supported by two spectroscopic experiments on the… 
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