Faculty Profiles

Thomas Theis
Assistant Research Professor of Chemistry
2315 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-2568



Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 2012

Research Areas:

Claytor, K, Theis, T, Feng, Y, Yu, J, Gooden, D, and Warren, WS. "Accessing long-lived disconnected spin-1/2 eigenstates through spins > 1/2." Journal of the American Chemical Society 136.43 (October 15, 2014): 15118-15121. Full Text

Feng, Y, Theis, T, Wu, T-L, Claytor, K, and Warren, WS. "Long-lived polarization protected by symmetry." The Journal of chemical physics 141.13 (October 2014): 134307-. Full Text

Türschmann, P, Colell, J, Theis, T, Blümich, B, and Appelt, S. "Analysis of parahydrogen polarized spin system in low magnetic fields." Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP 16.29 (August 2014): 15411-15421. Full Text

Emondts, M, Ledbetter, MP, Pustelny, S, Theis, T, Patton, B, Blanchard, JW, Butler, MC, Budker, D, and Pines, A. "Long-lived heteronuclear spin-singlet states in liquids at a zero magnetic field." Physical review letters 112.7 (February 18, 2014): 077601-. Full Text

Claytor, K, Theis, T, Feng, Y, and Warren, W. "Measuring long-lived 13C2 state lifetimes at natural abundance." Journal of magnetic resonance (San Diego, Calif. : 1997) 239 (February 2014): 81-86. Full Text

Theis, T, Feng, Y, Wu, T, and Warren, WS. "Composite and shaped pulses for efficient and robust pumping of disconnected eigenstates in magnetic resonance." J Chem Phys 140.1 (January 7, 2014): 014201-. Full Text

Theis, T, Blanchard, JW, Butler, MC, Ledbetter, MP, Budker, D, and Pines, A. "Chemical analysis using J-coupling multiplets in zero-field NMR." Chemical Physics Letters 580 (August 2013): 160-165. Full Text

Feng, Y, Theis, T, Liang, X, Wang, Q, Zhou, P, and Warren, WS. "Storage of hydrogen spin polarization in long-lived 13C2 singlet order and implications for hyperpolarized magnetic resonance imaging." J Am Chem Soc 135.26 (July 3, 2013): 9632-9635. Full Text

Butler, MC, Kervern, G, Theis, T, Ledbetter, MP, Ganssle, PJ, Blanchard, JW, Budker, D, and Pines, A. "Parahydrogen-induced polarization at zero magnetic field." The Journal of Chemical Physics 138.23 (June 21, 2013): 234201-234201. Full Text

Butler, MC, Ledbetter, MP, Theis, T, Blanchard, JW, Budker, D, and Pines, A. "Multiplets at zero magnetic field: The geometry of zero-field NMR." The Journal of Chemical Physics 138.18 (May 14, 2013): 184202-184202. Full Text