Cynthia M. Dupureur, Interim Department Chair
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Chemistry & Biochemistry: Summer 2017
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Robert W. Murray Lecture
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Chancellor, and Professor of Chemistry and Physics. B.A., 1967, Gettysburg College; M.S., 1968, Ph.D., 1970, Yale Univ. Research Associate, 1971, Mass. Inst. Tech.; 1972, Univ. California (Berkeley). Physical Chemistry. Theoretical chemistry: interaction of laser radiation with molecular processes in gaseous and condensed phases, surface and solid-state chemistry, nonlinear optics, nanotechnology, superconductors and polymers.
Selected Recent Publications
″Transport of Excited Charge Carriers in Conjugated Polymers,″ D. Y. Jiang, Y. S. Zhang, W. K. Chen, S. Li and T. F. George, J. Sol. State Sci.& Tech. 2016, 5, R3096.
″On the Use of Mechanical Alloying to Engineer Copper Matrix Composites Reinforced with Nanodiamonds,″ V. A. Popov and T. F. George, J. Bas. & Appl. Res. Int. 2016, 15, 263
″Ultrafast Reduction of Exchange Splitting in Ferromagnetic Nickel,″ G. P. Zhang, Y. H. Bai and T. F. George, J. Phys. Cond. Matter 2016, 28, 236004/1
″Deep Localized Distortion of Alternating Bonds and Reduced Transport of Charged Carriers in Conjugated Polymers under Photoexcitation,″ C. Wang, R. A. Chen, S. Li and T. F. George, Nanoscale 2015, 7, 479.
″Time-Dependent Spectra During Radiative Decay of Singlet Excitons in Conjugated Polymers,″ R. A. Chen, D. Y. Jiang, S. Li and T. F. George, J. Sol. State Sci.& Tech. 2015, 4, R60.
″Absorption Efficiency and Heating Kinetics of Nanoparticles in the RF Range for Selective Nanotherapy of Cancer,″ R. R. Letfullin, A. R. Letfullin and T. F. George, Nanomed, Nanotech., Biol. & Med., 2015, 11, 413.
″Laser-Induced Ultrafast Demagnetization Time and Spin Moment in Ferromagnets: First-Principles Calculation,″ G. P. Zhang, M. S. Si and T. F. George, J. Appl. Phys., 2015, 117, 17D706/1.
″Magnetic Spin Moment Reduction in Photoexcited Ferromagnets Through Exchange Interaction Quenching: Beyond the Rigid Band Approximation,″ G. P. Zhang, M. S. Si, Y. H. Bai and T. F. George, J Phys. Cond. Matte, 2015, 27, 206003/1.
″Two-Dimensional Extremely Short Electromagnetic Pulses in a Bragg Medium with Carbon Nanotubes,″ A. V. Zhukov, R. Bouffanais, M. B. Belonenko, N. N. Konobeeva, Y. V. Nevzorova and T. F. George, Eur. Phys. J. D 2015, 69, 129/1.
″Imaging Superatomic Molecular Orbitals in a C60 Molecule Through Four 800-nm Photons,″ G. P. Zhang, H. P. Zhu, Y. H. Bai, J. Bonacum, X. S. Wu and T. F. George, Int. J. Mod. Phys,. 2015, B 29, 1550115/1.
″RF Activation of Nanoparticles for Selective Nanotherapy of Cancer,″ R. R. Letfullin, A. R. Letfullin and T. F. George, Int. J. Theoret. Phys. Gp. Theory & Non -lin Optics 2015, 17, 213.
″Investigation of Building Materials and the Street’s Surface Radioactive Emission,″ K. Sós, T. F. George, C. T. Robinson and L. Nánai, Adv in Nat Sci., 2015, 8, 10.
″Hidden Confinement Induced by Charged Excitons: External Electric Field Adjustment to Achieve Highly Efficient Fluorescence in PLEDs,″ R. A. Chen, W. K. Chen, D. Y. Jiang, S. Li and T. F. George, J. Phys. Chem. 2015, C 119, 20312.
″A New and Simple Model for Magneto-Optics Uncovers an Unexpected Spin Switching,″ G. P. Zhang, Y. H. Bai and T. F. George, Europhys. Lett. 2015, 112, 27001/1.