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

BERATAN, DN, LEE, MA, ALLENDER, DW, and RISSER, S. "STRUCTURAL DEPENDENCE OF THE PI-ELECTRON CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE OPTICAL 2ND HYPERPOLARIZABILITY OF LINEAR CONJUGATED ORGANIC-MOLECULES." LIQUID CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS, AND APPLICATIONS 1080 (1989): 101-107.

Beratan, DN. "Influence of gap states on the nonresonant second hyperpolarizabilities of conjugated organic polymers." Journal of physical chemistry 93.10 (1989): 3915-3920.

Hopfield, JJ, Onuchic, JN, and Beratan, DN. "Electronic shift register memory based on molecular electron-transfer reactions." Journal of Physical Chemistry 93.17 (1989): 6350-6357.

Beratan, DN, Hopfield, JJ, and Onuchic, J. "Ultrasmall memories based on electron transfer reactions." Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings 11 pt 4 (1989): 1322--.

COWAN, JA, UPMACIS, RK, BERATAN, DN, ONUCHIC, JN, and GRAY, HB. "LONG-RANGE ELECTRON-TRANSFER IN MYOGLOBIN." ANNALS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES 550 (December 31, 1988): 68-84. Full Text

Hopfield, JJ, Onuchic, JN, and Beratan, DN. "A molecular shift register based on electron transfer." Science 241.4867 (August 12, 1988): 817-820. Full Text

Perry, JW, Stiegman, AE, Marder, SR, Coulter, DR, Beratan, DN, Brinza, DE, Klavetter, FL, and Grubbs, RH. "Second and third order nonlinear optical properties of conjugated molecules and polymers." Proceedings of SPIE-The Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers 971 (1988): 17-24. (Academic Article)

Beratan, DN, and Onuchic, JN. "Adiabaticlty and nonadiabaticity in bimolecular outer-sphere charge transfer reactions." The Journal of Chemical Physics 89.10 (1988): 6195-6203.

Onuchic, JN, and Beratan, DN. "Adiabaticity criteria for outer-sphere bimolecular electron-transfer reactions." Journal of Physical Chemistry 92.17 (1988): 4817-4820.

Cowan, JA, Upmacis, RK, Beratan, DN, Onuchic, JN, and Gray, HB. "Long-range electron transfer in myoglobin." Ann N Y Acad Sci 550 (1988): 68-84.

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