View Full Version : Chromophores

2007-Jan-16, 04:35 AM
January 2, 2007
...a new generation of optical molecules...interact more strongly with light than any molecules ever tested...synthesized by chemists in China, evaluated according to theoretical calculations by a physicist at WSU and tested for their actual optical properties by chemists in Belgium...
Washington State University (http://wsunews.wsu.edu/detail.asp?StoryID=6216)zoomzoomzoom

2007-Jan-17, 05:03 AM
Interesting. Neptune is suspected of having a chromophore to help explain its bluer atmosphere, as compared with Uranus.