UV/Vis+ Photochemistry Database: Structure, Content and Applications

Andreas Noelle, Ann Carine Vandaele* (Corresponding Author), Javier Martin-Torres, Chenyi Yuan, Balabhadrapatruni N. Rajasekhar, Askar Fahr, Gerd K. Hartmann, David Lary, Yuan-Pern Lee, Paulo Limao-Vieira, Robert Locht, Kristopher McNeill, John J. Orlando, Farid Salama, Richard P. Wayne

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Abstract

The “science-softCon UV/Vis+ Photochemistry Database” (www.photochemistry.org) is a large and comprehensive collection of EUV-VUV-UV-Vis-NIR spectral data and other photochemical information assembled from published peer-reviewed papers. The database contains photochemical data including absorption, fluorescence, photoelectron, and circular and linear dichroism spectra, as well as quantum yields and photolysis related data that are critically needed in many scientific disciplines.

This manuscript gives an outline regarding the structure and content of the “science-softCon UV/Vis+ Photochemistry Database”. The accurate and reliable molecular level information provided in this database is fundamental in nature and helps in proceeding further to understand photon, electron and ion induced chemistry of molecules of interest not only in spectroscopy, astrochemistry, astrophysics, Earth and planetary sciences, environmental chemistry, plasma physics, combustion chemistry but also in applied fields such as medical diagnostics, pharmaceutical sciences, biochemistry, agriculture, and catalysis. In order to illustrate this, we illustrate the use of the UV/Vis+ Photochemistry Database in four different fields of scientific endeavor.
Original languageEnglish
Article number107056
JournalJournal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer
Volume253
Early online date23 May 2020
DOIs
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 23 May 2020

Keywords

  • Photochemistry
  • Spectroscopy
  • UV/Vis
  • Database
  • Radiative Transfer
  • Radiative transfer

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    Noelle, A., Vandaele, A. C., Martin-Torres, J., Yuan, C., Rajasekhar, B. N., Fahr, A., Hartmann, G. K., Lary, D., Lee, Y-P., Limao-Vieira, P., Locht, R., McNeill, K., Orlando, J. J., Salama, F., & Wayne, R. P. (2020). UV/Vis+ Photochemistry Database: Structure, Content and Applications. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 253, [107056]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jqsrt.2020.107056