Harvard's Clean Energy Project in JPCL

Aspuru-Guzik Group, Harvard

The FMO complex is a photosynthetic protein that acts like a molecular wire, transferring electronic excitations between the antenna complex and the reaction center that initiates photosynthesis in green-sulphur bacteria. 

The paper:
Sangwoo Shim, Patrick Rebentrost, Stephanie Valleau, Alan Aspuru-Guzik Atomistic Study of the Long-Lived Quantum Coherences in the Fenna-Matthews-Olson Complex Biophysical Journal, Volume 102, Issue 3, 649 - 660.