Faculty Profiles

Patrick Charbonneau
Associate Professor of Chemistry
5329 French Science, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 613-6261
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., Harvard University 2006

B.S., McGill University (Canada) 2001

Research Areas:
Theoretical, Physical, Nanoscience and Materials

Reyes, C, Fu, L, Suthanthiraraj, PPA, Owens, CE, Shields, CW, López, GP, Charbonneau, P, and Wiley, BJ. "The Limits of Primary Radiation Forces in Bulk Acoustic Standing Waves for Concentrating Nanoparticles." Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 35.7 (July 2018): 1700470-1700470. Full Text

Hu, Y, Fu, L, and Charbonneau, P. "Correlation lengths in quasi-one-dimensional systems via transfer matrices." Molecular Physics (June 2018): 1-10. Full Text

Altan, I, Fusco, D, Afonine, PV, and Charbonneau, P. "Learning about Biomolecular Solvation from Water in Protein Crystals." The Journal of Physical Chemistry. B 122.9 (March 2018): 2475-2486. Full Text

Bruno, AE, Charbonneau, P, Newman, J, Snell, EH, So, DR, Vanhoucke, V, Watkins, CJ, Williams, S, and Wilson, J. "Classification of crystallization outcomes using deep convolutional neural networks." Plos One 13.6 (January 2018): e0198883-null. Full Text

Berthier, L, Charbonneau, P, Flenner, E, and Zamponi, F. "Origin of Ultrastability in Vapor-Deposited Glasses." Physical review letters 119.18 (November 2017): 188002-. Full Text Open Access Copy

Berthier, L, Charbonneau, P, Coslovich, D, Ninarello, A, Ozawa, M, and Yaida, S. "Configurational entropy measurements in extremely supercooled liquids that break the glass ceiling." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114.43 (October 10, 2017): 11356-11361. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, P, Li, YC, Pfister, HD, and Yaida, S. "Cycle-expansion method for the Lyapunov exponent, susceptibility, and higher moments." Physical Review. E 96.3-1 (September 18, 2017): 032129-null. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhuang, Y, and Charbonneau, P. "Communication: Microphase equilibrium and assembly dynamics." The Journal of Chemical Physics 147.9 (September 2017): 091102-null. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, P, and Yaida, S. "Nontrivial Critical Fixed Point for Replica-Symmetry-Breaking Transitions." Physical Review Letters 118.21 (May 26, 2017): 215701-null. Full Text Open Access Copy


Williams, S, Shewchuk, L, Charbonneau, P, and Orth, P. "Pre-competitive collaborations and co-operation for structural biology." August 20, 2017.

Charbonneau, P. "Gardner transition: A new lens for glasses." August 20, 2017.

Shields, W, Owens, C, Suthanthiraraj, PA, Reyes, C, Cruz, D, Fu, L, Wiley, B, Charbonneau, P, and Lopez, G. "Acoustic radiation forces for the rapid and programmable assembly of microparticles and nanoparticles.": AMER CHEMICAL SOC, March 13, 2016.