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

Chen, P., et al. “Electronic structure in pyridinium-based metal-to-ligand charge-transfer excited states by step-scan FTIR time-resolved spectroscopy.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 102, no. 18, Apr. 1998, pp. 3042–47. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jp980225k. Full Text

Wang, H., et al. “Multi-frequency S2FTIR PA spectral depth profiling by use of sinusoidal phase modulation and harmonic demodulation up to 2250 Hz (10th harmonic).” Fresenius’ Journal of Analytical Chemistry, vol. 362, no. 1, Jan. 1998, pp. 34–40. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s002160051032. Full Text

Jiang, E. Y., and R. A. Palmer. “Comparison of Phase Rotation, Phase Spectrum, and Two-Dimensional Correlation Methods in Step-Scan Fourier Transform Infrared Photoacoustic Spectral Depth Profiling.” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 69, no. 10, May 1997, pp. 1931–35. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ac961080l. Full Text

Chen, P., and R. A. Palmer. “Ten-nanosecond step-scan FT-IR absorption difference time-resolved spectroscopy: Applications to excited states of transition metal complexes.” Applied Spectroscopy, vol. 51, no. 4, Jan. 1997, pp. 580–83. Scopus, doi:10.1366/0003702971940648. Full Text

Jiang, E. Y., et al. “Phase-resolved depth profiling of thin-layered plasma polymer films by step-scan Fourier transform infrared photoacoustic spectroscopy.” Applied Spectroscopy, vol. 51, no. 8, Jan. 1997, pp. 1238–44. Scopus, doi:10.1366/0003702971941818. Full Text

Wang, H., et al. “Study of impulse polymer rheo-optics by step-scan FT-IR time-resolved spectroscopy.” Applied Spectroscopy, vol. 51, no. 8, Jan. 1997, pp. 1245–50. Scopus, doi:10.1366/0003702971941827. Full Text

Fuji, A., et al. “Step-scan FT-IR time-resolved spectroscopy (S-2(FT-IR) TRS) of the electro-reorientation of liquid crystalline materials.” Mikrochimica Acta, SPRINGER-VERLAG WIEN, Jan. 1997, pp. 599–602.

Snively, C., et al. “Stabilization of polymer dispersed liquid crystal systems using surface active agents.” Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals Science and Technology Section A: Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, vol. 289, Jan. 1996, pp. 11–23. Scopus, doi:10.1080/10587259608042309. Full Text