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Laser Chemistry
Volume 2, Issue 5-6, Pages 203-217

Statistical Theory of Unimolecular Reactions and Intramolecular Dynamics

Noyes Laboratory of Chemical Physics, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena 91125, CA, USA

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In the present lecture we review experimental and theoretical developments in the field of intramolecular dynamics during the past sixty years. In a concluding section we consider possible implications for intramolecular laser selective chemistry.