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

Metcalf, David H., et al. “Anion influence on the solution optical activity (CPL) of europium nitrate and chloride complexes of chiral crown ethers.” Journal of the Less Common Metals, vol. 126, Elsevier BV, Dec. 1986, pp. 402–03. Crossref, doi:10.1016/0022-5088(86)90344-9. Full Text

Carter, R. C., et al. “Circularly polarized luminescence (CPL) spectra of Samarium(III) in trigonal Na3[Sm(oxydiacetate)3]· 2NaClO4·6H2O.” Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 131, no. 1–2, Oct. 1986, pp. 37–43. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0009-2614(86)80513-9. Full Text

Dyer, R. B., et al. “Crown Ether Complexed Ion Pairs: Solution and Solid-State Structures of the (2S,6S)-2,6-Dimethyl-1,4,7,10,13,16-hexaoxacyclooctadecane Complex of Potassium Nitrate.” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 25, no. 18, Jan. 1986, pp. 3184–88. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ic00238a019. Full Text

Childers, J. W., et al. “Direct Comparison of the Capabilities of Photoacoustic and Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopies in the Ultraviolet, Visible, and Near-Infrared Regions.” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 58, no. 13, Jan. 1986, pp. 2629–36. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ac00126a011. Full Text

Dyer, R. B., et al. “Circular Dichroism Studies of Crown Complexed Ion Pairs: A Comparison of the Alkali and Alkaline Earth Nitrate Complexes of Chiral Crown Ethers.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 108, no. 13, Jan. 1986, pp. 3621–29. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ja00273a013. Full Text

Childers, J. W., and R. A. Palmer. “A Comparison of Photoacoustic and Diffuse Reflectance Detection in Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometry.” Amer. Lab., vol. 18, no. 3, 1986.

Palmer, R. A., and M. J. Smith. “Rapid Scanning FTIR with Photothermal Beam Deflection (Mirage Effect) Detection at the Solid-Liquid Interface.” Can. J. Phys., vol. 64, no. 9, 1986.

Röhl, Raimund, et al. “Quantification of Ammonium in Aerosols by Near-Infrared Photothermal Spectroscopy.” Applied Spectroscopy, vol. 39, no. 4, SAGE Publications, July 1985, pp. 668–72. Crossref, doi:10.1366/0003702854250086. Full Text

Crumbliss, A. L., et al. “Fourier transform infrared photothermal spectroscopic characterization of Prussian blue surface modified electrodes. Countercation effects.” Journal of Physical Chemistry, vol. 89, no. 3, Jan. 1985, pp. 482–88. Scopus, doi:10.1021/j100249a023. Full Text