BY: Rabinowitch and Govindjee
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Photosynthesis: The Power Plant and the Chemical Factory of Life
Chapter 2 Overall Chemistry of Photosynthesis; Autotrophic and the Heterotrophic ways of life
Chapter 3 Overall Energetics of Photosynthesis
Chapter 4 Solar Energy and its Utilization
Chapter 5 Energetics of Photosynthesis: A Closer Look
Chapter 6 Taking Photosynthesis Apart.
I. The Light and Dark Stage.
Chapter 7 Taking Photosynthesis Apart.
II. Photochemical Activities of Chloroplasts and Chlorophyll Solutions
Chapter 8 Structure and Composition of the Photosynthetic Apparatus
Chapter 9 The Photosynthetic Pigments
Chapter 10 Absorption of Light and Fate of Excitation Energy in Plant Cells
Chapter 11 Action Spectrum and Quantum Yield of Photosynthesis
Chapter 12 Energy Transfer and Energy Migration in Photosynthesis
Chapter 13 The Two Photochemical Systems; The Red Drop and the Emerson Effect
Chapter 14 Difference Spectroscopy: The Role of the Cytochromes, P700, Plastiquinone and Plastocyanin
Chapter 15 Fluorescence and The Two Pigment Systems
Chapter 16 Separation of The Two Pigment Systems
Chapter 17 The Enzymatic Paths from Water to Molecular Oxygen and from Carbon Dioxide
Chapter 18 Photophosphorylation
Chapter 19 Summary and Outlook