Faculty Profiles

Weitao Yang
Philip Handler Professor of Chemistry in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
Office: 
5310 French Family Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-1562
Fax: 
(919) 660-1605

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1986

B.S., Peking University (China) 1982

Research Areas:
Theoretical, Physical

Yu, Y, Huang, S-Y, Li, Y, Steinmann, SN, Yang, W, and Cao, L. "Layer-Dependent Electrocatalysis of MoS 2 for Hydrogen Evolution." Nano Letters 14.2 (February 12, 2014): 553-558. Full Text

Franks, AT, Peng, D, Yang, W, and Franz, KJ. "Characterization of a photoswitching chelator with light-modulated geometric, electronic, and metal-binding properties." Inorganic chemistry 53.3 (February 2014): 1397-1405. Full Text

Yang, Y, Van Aggelen, H, and Yang, W. "Double, Rydberg and charge transfer excitations from pairing matrix fluctuation and particle-particle random phase approximation." Journal of Chemical Physics 139.22 (December 14, 2013). Full Text

Yang, Y, Van Aggelen, H, Steinmann, SN, Peng, D, and Yang, W. "Benchmark tests and spin adaptation for the particle-particle random phase approximation." Journal of Chemical Physics 139.17 (November 7, 2013). Full Text

Yang, Y, van Aggelen, H, Steinmann, SN, Peng, D, and Yang, W. "Benchmark tests and spin adaptation for the particle-particle random phase approximation." J Chem Phys 139.17 (November 7, 2013): 174110-. Full Text

Yang, W, Mori-Sánchez, P, and Cohen, AJ. "Extension of many-body theory and approximate density functionals to fractional charges and fractional spins." Journal of Chemical Physics 139.10 (September 14, 2013). Full Text

Peng, D, Steinmann, SN, Van Aggelen, H, and Yang, W. "Equivalence of particle-particle random phase approximation correlation energy and ladder-coupled-cluster doubles." Journal of Chemical Physics 139.10 (September 14, 2013). Full Text

Yang, W, Mori-Sánchez, P, and Cohen, AJ. "Extension of many-body theory and approximate density functionals to fractional charges and fractional spins." J Chem Phys 139.10 (September 14, 2013): 104114-. Full Text

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