Faculty Profiles

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

Overview

Education:

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

Zuber, G, Goldsmith, M-R, Hopkins, TD, Beratan, DN, and Wipf, P. "Systematic assignment of the configuration of flexible natural products by spectroscopic and computational methods: the bistramide C analysis." Org Lett 7.23 (November 10, 2005): 5269-5272. Full Text

Zuber, G, Goldsmith, M-R, Beratan, DN, and Wipf, P. "Assignment of the absolute configuration of [n]-ladderanes by TD-DFT optical rotation calculations." Chirality 17.8 (October 2005): 507-510. Full Text

Zheng, J, Kang, YK, Therien, MJ, and Beratan, DN. "Generalized Mulliken-Hush analysis of electronic coupling interactions in compressed pi-stacked porphyrin-bridge-quinone systems." J Am Chem Soc 127.32 (August 17, 2005): 11303-11310. Full Text

Winkler, JR, Gray, HB, Prytkova, TR, Kurnikov, IV, and Beratan, DN. "Electron Transfer through Proteins." (May 23, 2005): 15-33. (Chapter) Full Text

Zuber, G, Goldsmith, M-R, Beratan, DN, and Wipf, P. "Towards Raman optical activity calculations of large molecules." Chemphyschem 6.4 (April 2005): 595-597. Full Text

Skourtis, SS, Balabin, IA, Kawatsu, T, and Beratan, DN. "Protein dynamics and electron transfer: electronic decoherence and non-Condon effects." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102.10 (March 8, 2005): 3552-3557. Full Text

Prytkova, TR, Kurnikov, IV, and Beratan, DN. "Ab initio based calculations of electron-transfer rates in metalloproteins." J Phys Chem B 109.4 (February 3, 2005): 1618-1625. Full Text

Galperin, M, and Beratan, DN. "Simulation of scanning tunneling microscope images of 1,3-cyclohexadiene bound to a silicon surface." J Phys Chem B 109.4 (February 3, 2005): 1473-1480. Full Text

Galperin, M, and Beratan, DN. "Simulation of STM images of 1,4 cyclohexadiene bound to a silicon surface." J. Phys. Chem B 109 (2005): 1473-1480. (Academic Article)

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