Faculty Profiles

Peng Zhang
Associate Research Professor of Chemistry
Office: 
5313 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27705
Phone: 
(919) 660-1675
Fax: 
(919) 660-1605

Overview

Education:

Postdoctoral Associate, Harvard Smithsonian Center For Astrophysics, Harvard University 2005 - 2011

Ph.D., Emory University 2005

M.S., Peking University (China) 1999

B.S., Zhengzhou University (China) 1996

Research Areas:
Theoretical, Physical

Bovino, S., et al. “Relaxation of energetic S(1D) atoms in Xe gas: Comparison of ab initio calculations with experimental data.” Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 135, no. 2, July 2011. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.3600352. Full Text

Tscherbul, T. V., et al. “Anisotropic hyperfine interactions limit the efficiency of spin-exchange optical pumping of He3 nuclei.” Physical Review Letters, vol. 107, no. 2, July 2011. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.023204. Full Text

Bovino, S., et al. “Energy transfer in O collisions with He isotopes and Helium escape from Mars.” Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 38, no. 2, Jan. 2011. Scopus, doi:10.1029/2010GL045763. Full Text

Zhang, P., et al. “Structure and spectroscopy of ground and excited states of LiYb.” Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 133, no. 4, July 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.3462245. Full Text

Brahms, N., et al. “Erratum: Formation of van der waals molecules in buffer-gas-cooled magnetic traps (Physical Review Letters (2010) 105 (033001)).” Physical Review Letters, vol. 105, no. 5, July 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.059901. Full Text

Brahms, N., et al. “Formation of Van der Waals molecules in buffer-gas-cooled magnetic traps.” Physical Review Letters, vol. 105, no. 3, July 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.033001. Full Text

Zhang, P., et al. “Near resonance charge exchange in ion-atom collisions of lithium isotopes.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 113, no. 52, Dec. 2009, pp. 15085–91. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jp905184a. Full Text

Zhang, P., et al. “Zhang et al. reply.” Physical Review Letters, vol. 103, no. 15, Oct. 2009. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.159302. Full Text

Zhang, P., et al. “Scattering of Yb and Yb+.” Physical Review a  Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 80, no. 3, Sept. 2009. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.80.030703. Full Text

Bovino, S., et al. “Trapping hydrogen atoms from a neon-gas matrix: A theoretical simulation.” Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 131, no. 5, Aug. 2009. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.3180822. Full Text

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