Faculty Profiles

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



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

B.S., Peking University (China) 1982

Research Areas:
Theoretical, Physical

Levy, M, Yang, W, and Parr, RG. "A new functional with homogeneous coordinate scaling in density functional theory: F[ρ, λ]." The Journal of Chemical Physics 83.5 (1985): 2334-2336.

Parr, RG, and Yang, W. "Density functional approach to the frontier-electron theory of chemical reactivity." Journal of the American Chemical Society 106.14 (1984): 4049-4050.

Yang, W, Parr, RG, and Pucci, R. "Electron density, Kohn-Sham frontier orbitals, and Fukui functions." The Journal of Chemical Physics 81.6 (1984): 2862-2863.

Jiang, H, Ullmo, D, Yang, W, and Baranger, HU. "Scrambling and Gate Effects in Realistic Quantum Dots." Full Text