Faculty Profiles

David N. Beratan
R.J. Reynolds Professor of Chemistry
5311 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1526
(919 660-1605



Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 1986

B.S., Duke University 1980

Research Areas:
Theoretical, Physical, Biomolecular Structure and Function, Biological, Education, Inorganic, Nanoscience and Materials

Mukhopadhyay, P, Zuber, G, Goldsmith, M-R, Wipf, P, and Beratan, DN. "Solvent effect on optical rotation: A case study of methyloxirane in water." Chemphyschem 7.12 (December 11, 2006): 2483-2486. Full Text

Skourtis, SS, Lin, J, and Beratan, DN. "The effects of bridge motion on electron transfer reactions mediated by tunneling." (December 1, 2006): 357-382. (Chapter) Full Text

Perry, JL, Goldsmith, MR, Williams, TR, Radack, KP, Christensen, T, Gorham, J, Pasquinelli, MA, Toone, EJ, Beratan, DN, and Simon, JD. "Binding of warfarin influences the acid-base equilibrium of H242 in sudlow site I of human serum albumin." Photochem Photobiol 82.5 (September 2006): 1365-1369. Full Text

Kazmin, D, Prytkova, T, Cook, CE, Wolfinger, R, Chu, T-M, Beratan, D, Norris, JD, Chang, C-Y, and McDonnell, DP. "Linking ligand-induced alterations in androgen receptor structure to differential gene expression: a first step in the rational design of selective androgen receptor modulators." Molecular Endocrinology (Baltimore, Md.) 20.6 (June 2006): 1201-1217. Full Text

Kawatsu, T, Beratan, DN, and Kakitani, T. "Conformationally averaged score functions for electronic propagation in proteins." J Phys Chem B 110.11 (March 23, 2006): 5747-5757. Full Text

Wang, ML, Hu, XQ, Beratan, DN, and Yang, WT. "Designing molecules by optimizing potentials." JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 128.10 (March 15, 2006): 3228-3232. Full Text

Wang, M, Hu, X, Beratan, DN, and Yang, W. "Designing molecules by optimizing potentials." Journal of the American Chemical Society 128.10 (March 2006): 3228-3232. Full Text

Goldsmith, M-R, George, CB, Zuber, G, Naaman, R, Waldeck, DH, Wipf, P, and Beratan, DN. "The chiroptical signature of achiral metal clusters induced by dissymmetric adsorbates." Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics : Pccp 8.1 (January 2006): 63-67. Full Text

Kawatsu, T, and Beratan, DN. "Electron transfer between cofactors in protein domains linked by a flexible tether." Chemical Physics 326.1 (2006): 259-269. Full Text

Skourtis, SS, and Beratan, DN. "Guest editorial: Electron transfer." Molecular Simulation 32.9 (2006): 675-676. Full Text