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, D. H., et al. “Crown Ether-Lanthanide Complexes Studied by CPL and TL. 1. Solution Stoichiometry of Europium and Terbium Nitrate Complexes of (2R, 3R, 11R, 12R)-2, 3, 11, 12-Tetramethyl-18-crown- 6.” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 24, no. 4, Jan. 1985, pp. 634–36. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ic00198a041. Full Text

Mcclenny, W. A., et al. “FTIR transmission spectrometry for the nondestructive determination of ammonium and sulfate in ambient aerosols collected on teflon filters.” Atmospheric Environment (1967), vol. 19, no. 11, Jan. 1985, pp. 1891–98. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0004-6981(85)90014-9. Full Text

Holt, E. M., et al. “Crown-ether complexes. V. Lithium nitrate complex with a chiral dimethyl derivative of benzo-14-crown-4, LiNO3.C16H24O4.” Acta Crystallographica Section C Crystal Structure Communications, vol. 40, no. 3, International Union of Crystallography (IUCr), Mar. 1984, pp. 396–98. Crossref, doi:10.1107/s0108270184004273. Full Text

Holt, E. M., et al. “Crown-ether complexes. IV. Lithium nitrate complex with benzo-14-crown-4, LiNO3.C14H20O4.” Acta Crystallographica Section C Crystal Structure Communications, vol. 40, no. 3, International Union of Crystallography (IUCr), Mar. 1984, pp. 394–96. Crossref, doi:10.1107/s0108270184004261. Full Text

Canit, J. C., et al. “Optical and crystallographic evidence for the choice of space group, nature of the crystal phase change and high birefringence in Ln(Apy)6I3.” Journal of Crystallographic and Spectroscopic Research, vol. 13, no. 6, Dec. 1983, pp. 407–12. Scopus, doi:10.1007/BF01194754. Full Text

Childers, J. W., et al. “SPECTRAL CHARACTERIZATION OF REDOX-ACTIVE PRUSSIAN BLUE ON METALLATED PLASMA POLYMER SURFACE MODIFIED CARBON ELECTRODES USING PHOTOTHERMAL DETECTION.Journal De Physique (Paris), Colloque, vol. 44, no. 10, Jan. 1983. Scopus, doi:10.1051/jphyscol:1983645. Full Text

Mack, M. P., et al. “Circular Dichroism Studies on Three Isomeric Dimethylbenzo-15-crown-5 Ethers and Some of Their Complexes.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 48, no. 12, Jan. 1983, pp. 2029–35. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jo00160a018. Full Text

Röhl, R., et al. “Photoacoustic determination of optical properties of aerosol particles collected on filters: development of a method taking into account substrate reflectivity.Applied Optics, vol. 21, no. 3, Feb. 1982, pp. 375–81. Epmc, doi:10.1364/ao.21.000375. Full Text

Röhl, R., et al. “Diffuse Reflectance Attachment for a Photoacoustic Spectrometer.” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 54, no. 7, Jan. 1982, pp. 1234–36. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ac00244a059. Full Text

Kirby, A. F., and R. A. Palmer. “Electronic structure of solid state tris(1,3-diphenyl-1,3-propanedionato)aquoeuropium(III).” Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 80, no. 1, May 1981, pp. 142–45. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0009-2614(81)80076-0. Full Text