adiabatic electron transfer
Electron transfer process in which the reacting system remains on a single electronic surface in passing from reactants to products. For adiabaticelectron transfer the electronic transmission factor is close to unity.
See: Marcus equation
See also: diabatic electron transfer
PAC, 1996, 68, 2223 (Glossary of terms used in photochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2227