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Welcome to Exciton Science

At the ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science, we are excited about the possibilities of transforming light into energy and energy into light.  We are a collaboration of academia and industry focused on innovative research to improve solar energy technology, lighting and security systems.

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Feng J, Reponen A‐PM, Romanov AS, Linnolahti M, Bochmann M, Greenham NC, Penfold T, Credgington D.  2021.  Influence of Heavy Atom Effect on the Photophysics of Coinage Metal Carbene‐Metal‐Amide Emitters. Advanced Functional Materials. 31(1):2005438.
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Seibt S, Zhang H, Mudie S, Förster S, Mulvaney P.  2021.  Growth of Gold Nanorods: A SAXS StudyGrowth of Gold Nanorods: A SAXS Study. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 125(36):19947-19960.
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Anda A, Cole JH.  2021.  Two-dimensional spectroscopy beyond the perturbative limit: The influence of finite pulses and detection modes. The Journal of Chemical Physics. 154(11):114113.
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Andersson G., Bilobran A.LO, Scigliuzzo M., de Lima M.M, Cole J.H, Delsing P..  2021.  Acoustic spectral hole-burning in a two-level system ensemble. npj Quantum Information. 7(1)
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The Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science is an Australian Research Council research centre linking the University of Melbourne, Monash University, RMIT University, UNSW Sydney and the University of Sydney.

Our partners include: The Defence Science and Technology Group, The Reserve Bank of Australia and CSIRO.