Photosynthetic apparatus of purple bacteria

  title={Photosynthetic apparatus of purple bacteria},
  author={Xiche Hu and Thorsten Ritz and Ana Damjanovic and Felix Autenrieth and Klaus Schulten},
  journal={Quarterly Reviews of Biophysics},
  pages={1 - 62}
1. Introduction 2 2. Structure of the bacterial PSU 5 2.1 Organization of the bacterial PSU 5 2.2 The crystal structure of the RC 9 2.3 The crystal structures of LH-II 11 2.4 Bacteriochlorophyll pairs in LH-II and the RC 13 2.5 Models of LH-I and the LH-I-RC complex 15 2.6 Model for the PSU 17 3. Excitation transfer in the PSU 18 3.1 Electronic excitations of BChls 22 3.1.1 Individual BChls 22 3.1.2 Rings of BChls 22 Exciton states 22 3.1.3 Effective Hamiltonian 24 3.1.4 Optical… 

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