Faculty Profiles

Donald B. Chesnut
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
French Family Science Center, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1506
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 1958

B.S., Duke University 1954

Chesnut, D. B., et al. “Characterization of the weak SS bonds in the OSSSO and O2SSSO2 molecules.The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A, vol. 113, no. 30, July 2009, pp. 8677–82. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jp903098f. Full Text

Chesnut, D. B. “A theoretical study of 31P NMR chemical shielding models for concentrated phosphoric acid solution.The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A, vol. 109, no. 51, Dec. 2005, pp. 11962–66. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jp0555910. Full Text

Chesnut, D. B., and L. D. Quin. “Nature of bonding in the sulfuryl group.Journal of Computational Chemistry, vol. 25, no. 5, Apr. 2004, pp. 734–38. Epmc, doi:10.1002/jcc.20003. Full Text