Faculty Profiles

Richard A. Palmer
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
3236 French Family Science Cen, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1539
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of Illinois 1965

M.S., University of Illinois 1962

B.S., University of Texas, Austin 1957

Schoonover, J. R., et al. “Infrared linear dichroism study of a hydrolytically degraded poly(ester urethane).” Polymer Degradation and Stability, vol. 74, no. 1, Sept. 2001, pp. 87–96. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0141-3910(01)00105-7. Full Text

Wang, H., et al. “DMA-FTIR creep-recovery study of a poly(ester urethane) elastomer with molecular-level viscoelastic modeling.” Macromolecules, vol. 34, no. 20, Sept. 2001, pp. 7084–90. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ma001783b. Full Text

Smith, G. D., et al. “Step-scan FT-IR time-resolved spectroscopy in the solid state.” Applied Spectroscopy, vol. 55, no. 5, May 2001, pp. 637–42. Scopus, doi:10.1366/0003702011952262. Full Text

Smith, G. D., et al. “Step-scan FTIR time-resolved spectroscopy study of excited-state dipole orientation in soluble metallopolymers.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 39, no. 5, Mar. 2000, pp. 893–98. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic990819h. Full Text

Palmer, R. A., et al. “Fourier transform infrared picosecond time-resolved spectroscopy with a UV free electron laser pump and synchrotron IR probe.” Proceedings of Spie  the International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 3775, Dec. 1999, pp. 137–44.

Graff, D. K., et al. “Static and dynamic FT-IR linear dichroism studies of plasticization effects in a polyurethane elastomer.” Macromolecules, vol. 32, no. 21, Oct. 1999, pp. 7147–55. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ma990495g. Full Text

Omberg, Kristin M., et al. “Excited-State Electronic Structure in Polypyridyl Complexes Containing Unsymmetrical Ligands.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 38, no. 5, Mar. 1999, pp. 951–56. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic981338l. Full Text

Palmer, R. A., et al. “Breaking the nanosecond barrier in FTIR time-resolved spectroscopy.” Vibrational Spectroscopy, vol. 19, no. 1, Jan. 1999, pp. 131–41. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0924-2031(99)00005-3. Full Text

Wang, H., et al. “Static and dynamic infrared linear dichroic study of a polyester/polyurethane copolymer using step-scan FT-IR and a photoelastic modulator.” Applied Spectroscopy, vol. 53, no. 6, Jan. 1999, pp. 687–96. Scopus, doi:10.1366/0003702991947126. Full Text