Sequential double excitations from linear-response time-dependent density functional theory

Martín A. Mosquera, Lin X. Chen, Mark A Ratner, George C Schatz

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Abstract

Traditional UV/vis and X-ray spectroscopies focus mainly on the study of excitations starting exclusively from electronic ground states. However there are many experiments where transitions from excited states, both absorption and emission, are probed. In this work we develop a formalism based on linear-response time-dependent density functional theory to investigate spectroscopic properties of excited states. We apply our model to study the excited-state absorption of a diplatinum(II) complex under X-rays, and transient vis/UV absorption of pyrene and azobenzene.

Original languageEnglish
Article number204105
JournalJournal of Chemical Physics
Volume144
Issue number20
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 28 2016

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

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