Ligand-rare-earth ion energy transfer in coordination compounds. A theoretical approach
Journal of Luminescence. Amsterdam: Elsevier B.V., v. 71, n. 3, p. 229-236, 1997.
Malta, O. L.
A theoretical approach to the energy transfer process that occurs between a ligand and a rare-earth ion in luminescent complexes is presented. A discussion on the energy transfer mechanisms involved and on the associated selection rules is made. Numerical estimates are also presented.