Faculty Profiles

Olivier Delaire
Associate Professor of Chemistry
144 Hudson Hall, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5310



Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 2006

M.Sc., Pennsylvania State University 2000

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, p. 6723. 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

Lara-Curzio, E., et al. “Low-temperature heat capacity and localized vibrational modes in natural and synthetic tetrahedrites.” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 115, no. 19, May 2014. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.4878676. Full Text

Li, C. W., et al. “Phonon self-energy and origin of anomalous neutron scattering spectra in SnTe and PbTe thermoelectrics.Physical Review Letters, vol. 112, no. 17, May 2014, p. 175501. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.112.175501. Full Text

Carlton, C. E., et al. “Natural nanostructure and superlattice nanodomains in AgSbTe2.” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 115, no. 14, Apr. 2014. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.4870576. Full Text