Faculty Profiles

David N. Beratan
R.J. Reynolds Professor of Chemistry
Office: 
5311 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-1526
Fax: 
(919 660-1605

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 1986

B.S., Duke University 1980

Research Areas:
Theoretical, Physical, Biomolecular Structure and Function, Biological, Education, Inorganic, Nanoscience and Materials

Onuchic, JN, Beratan, DN, Winkler, JR, and Gray, HB. "Pathway analysis of protein electron-transfer reactions." Annual Review of Biophysics and Biomolecular Structure 21 (January 1992): 349-377. (Review) Full Text

Beratan, DN, Betts, JN, and Onuchic, JN. "Protein electron transfer rates set by the bridging secondary and tertiary structure." Science 252.5010 (May 31, 1991): 1285-1288.

Marder, SR, Beratan, DN, and Cheng, LT. "Approaches for optimizing the first electronic hyperpolarizability of conjugated organic molecules." Science (New York, N.Y.) 252.5002 (April 1991): 103-106. Full Text

Onuchic, JN, Andrade, PCPD, and Beratan, DN. "Electron tunneling pathways in proteins: A method to compute tunneling matrix elements in very large systems." The Journal of Chemical Physics 95.2 (1991): 1131-1138.

Marder, SR, Cheng, L-TA, Tiemann, BG, and Beratan, DN. "Structure/property relationships for molecular second-order nonlinear optics (Invited Paper)." Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 1560 (1991): 86-97.

BERATAN, DN, and ONUCHIC, JN. "ELECTRON-TRANSFER - FROM MODEL COMPOUNDS TO PROTEINS." ADVANCES IN CHEMISTRY SERIES 228 (1991): 71-90.

BERATAN, DN. "ELECTRONIC HYPERPOLARIZABILITY AND CHEMICAL-STRUCTURE." ACS SYMPOSIUM SERIES 455 (1991): 89-102.

Beratan, DN, Onuchic, JN, Betts, JN, Bowler, BE, and Gray, HB. "Electron tunneling pathways in ruthenated proteins." Journal of the American Chemical Society 112.22 (October 1990): 7915-7921. Full Text

Onuchic, JN, and Beratan, DN. "A predictive theoretical model for electron tunneling pathways in proteins." The Journal of Chemical Physics 92.1 (1990): 722-733.

Beratan, DN, Onuchic, JN, Betts, JN, Bowler, B, and Gray, HG. "Electron mediation pathways in ruthenated proteins." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 112 (1990): 7915-7921. (Academic Article)

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