Faculty Profiles

Patrick Charbonneau
Associate Professor of Chemistry
5329 French Science, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 613-6261
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., Harvard University 2006

B.S., McGill University (Canada) 2001

Research Areas:
Theoretical, Physical, Nanoscience and Materials

Bergin, Stephen M., et al. “The effect of nanowire length and diameter on the properties of transparent, conducting nanowire films.Nanoscale, vol. 4, no. 6, Mar. 2012, pp. 1996–2004. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c2nr30126a. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Benoit, et al. “Geometrical frustration and static correlations in a simple glass former.Physical Review Letters, vol. 108, no. 3, Jan. 2012, p. 035701. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.108.035701. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Patrick, et al. “Glass transition and random close packing above three dimensions.Physical Review Letters, vol. 107, no. 18, Oct. 2011, p. 185702. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.107.185702. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhang, K., and P. Charbonneau. “Monte Carlo approach for studying microphases applied to the axial next-nearest-neighbor Ising and the Ising-Coulomb models.” Physical Review B  Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 83, no. 21, June 2011. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.83.214303. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhang, Kai, et al. “Reentrant and isostructural transitions in a cluster-crystal former.Physical Review Letters, vol. 105, no. 24, Dec. 2010, p. 245701. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.105.245701. Full Text Open Access Copy

Jin, Yuliang, et al. “Application of Edwards' statistical mechanics to high-dimensional jammed sphere packings.Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 82, no. 5 Pt 1, Nov. 2010, p. 051126. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physreve.82.051126. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhang, Kai, and Patrick Charbonneau. “Monte carlo study of the axial next-nearest-neighbor Ising model.Physical Review Letters, vol. 104, no. 19, May 2010, p. 195703. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.104.195703. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, P., et al. “Numerical and theoretical study of a monodisperse hard-sphere glass former.Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 81, no. 4 Pt 1, Apr. 2010, p. 040501. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physreve.81.040501. Full Text Open Access Copy

van Meel, J. A., et al. “Hard-sphere crystallization gets rarer with increasing dimension.Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 80, no. 6 Pt 1, Dec. 2009, p. 061110. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physreve.80.061110. Full Text Open Access Copy

Ikeda, A., et al. “28aQL-4 Simulation and theoretical study of glass transition of 4d hard sphere.” Meeting Abstracts of the Physical Society of Japan, vol. 64, no. 2, The Physical Society of Japan (JPS), Aug. 2009.