Faculty Profiles

Olivier Delaire
Associate Professor of Chemistry
3395 Fciemas Building, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5606



Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 2006

M.Sc., Pennsylvania State University 2000

Bao, F., et al. “Hierarchical optimization for neutron scattering problems.” Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 315, June 2016, pp. 39–51. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.jcp.2016.03.017. Full Text

Luo, C., et al. “Hierarchical domain structure of lead-free piezoelectric (Na1/2 Bi1/2)TiO3-(K1/2 Bi1/2)TiO3 single crystals.” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 119, no. 17, May 2016. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.4948478. Full Text

May, A. F., et al. “Structural phase transition and phonon instability in Cu12Sb4S13.” Physical Review B, vol. 93, no. 6, Feb. 2016. Manual, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.93.064104. Full Text

Li, C. W., et al. “Orbitally driven giant phonon anharmonicity in SnSe.” Nature Physics, vol. 11, no. 12, Dec. 2015, pp. 1063–69. Scopus, doi:10.1038/nphys3492. Full Text

Bansal, D., et al. “Electron-phonon coupling and thermal transport in the thermoelectric compound Mo3Sb(7−x)Te(x).” Physical Review B, vol. 92, no. 21, Dec. 2015. Manual, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.92.214301. Full Text Open Access Copy

Specht, E. D., et al. “Nanoscale Structure in AgSbTe2 Determined by Diffuse Elastic Neutron Scattering.” Journal of Electronic Materials, vol. 44, no. 6, June 2015, pp. 1536–39. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s11664-014-3447-0. Full Text

Delaire, O., et al. “Heavy-impurity resonance, hybridization, and phonon spectral functions in Fe(1−x)M(x)Si (M=Ir, Os).” Physical Review B, vol. 91, no. 9, Mar. 2015. Manual, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.91.094307. Full Text

Chen, Xi, et al. “Twisting phonons in complex crystals with quasi-one-dimensional substructures..” Nature Communications, vol. 6, Jan. 2015. Epmc, doi:10.1038/ncomms7723. Full Text

Li, C. W., et al. “Anharmonicity and atomic distribution of SnTe and PbTe thermoelectrics.” Physical Review B  Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 90, no. 21, Dec. 2014. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.214303. Full Text

Budai, John D., et al. “Metallization of vanadium dioxide driven by large phonon entropy..” Nature, vol. 515, no. 7528, Nov. 2014, pp. 535–39. Epmc, doi:10.1038/nature13865. Full Text