Faculty Profiles

Richard A. Palmer
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
3236 French Family Science Cen, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1539
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of Illinois 1965

M.S., University of Illinois 1962

B.S., University of Texas at Austin 1957

Wang, HC, Thompson, DG, Schoonover, JR, Aubuchon, SR, and Palmer, RA. "DMA-FTIR creep-recovery study of a poly(ester urethane) elastomer with molecular-level viscoelastic modeling." MACROMOLECULES 34.20 (September 25, 2001): 7084-7090. Full Text

Smith, GD, Hutson, MS, Lu, Y, Tierney, MT, Grinstaff, MW, and Palmer, RA. "Step-Scan FT-IR Time-Resolved Spectroscopy in the Solid State." Applied Spectroscopy 55.5 (May 2001): 637-642. Full Text

Schoonover, JR, Thompson, DG, Osborn, JC, Orler, EB, Wrobleski, DA, Marsh, AL, Wang, HC, and Palmer, RA. "Infrared linear dichroism study of a hydrolytically degraded poly(ester urethane)." POLYMER DEGRADATION AND STABILITY 74.1 (2001): 87-96. Full Text

Smith, GD, Maxwell, KA, DeSimone, JM, Meyer, TJ, and Palmer, RA. "Step-scan FTIR time-resolved spectroscopy study of excited-state dipole orientation in soluble metallopolymers." Inorg Chem 39.5 (March 6, 2000): 893-898.

Graff, DK, Wang, HC, Palmer, RA, and Schoonover, JR. "Static and dynamic FT-IR linear dichroism studies of plasticization effects in a polyurethane elastomer." MACROMOLECULES 32.21 (October 19, 1999): 7147-7155. Full Text

Wang, H, Graff, DK, Schoonover, JR, and Palmer, RA. "Static and Dynamic Infrared Linear Dichroic Study of a Polyester/Polyurethane Copolymer Using Step-Scan FT-IR and a Photoelastic Modulator." Applied Spectroscopy 53.6 (June 1999): 687-696. Full Text

Omberg, KM, Smith, GD, Kavaliunas, DA, Chen, P, Treadway, JA, Schoonover, JR, Palmer, RA, and Meyer, TJ. "Excited-State Electronic Structure in Polypyridyl Complexes Containing Unsymmetrical Ligands." Inorg Chem 38.5 (March 8, 1999): 951-956.

Palmer, RA, Smith, GD, and Chen, PY. "Breaking the nanosecond barrier in FTIR time-resolved spectroscopy." VIBRATIONAL SPECTROSCOPY 19.1 (February 1999): 131-141. Full Text

Palmer, RA, Smith, GD, Litvinenko, VN, and Edwards, G. "Fourier transform infrared picosecond time-resolved spectroscopy with a UV free electron laser pump and synchrotron IR probe." Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 3775 (1999): 137-144.