Patrick Charbonneau

Patrick Charbonneau

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Office Location: 
5329 French Science, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Front Office Address: 
Box 90347, Durham, NC 27708-0347
Phone: 
(919) 613-6261

Overview

Professor Charbonneau studies soft matter. His work combines theory and simulation to understand the glass problem, protein crystallization, microphase formation, and colloidal assembly in external fields.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Harvard University 2006

  • B.S., McGill University (Canada) 2001

Selected Grants

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Training Program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2005 to 2021

Soft Matter Simulation and Theory of the Crystal Assembly of Globular and Membrane Proteins awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2021

SUPPLEMENT: Cracking the Glass Problem awarded by Simons Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2019

GAANN - Department of Chemistry awarded by Department of Education (Mentor). 2015 to 2018

Continuous Acoustofluidic Confinement for the Manufacture of Functional, Entropically Ordered awarded by National Science Foundation (Investigator). 2014 to 2017

CAREER: Soft Matter Self-Assembly: Protein Crystallization and Collodial Microphase Formation awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2011 to 2016

Structural Biology and Biophysics Training Program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 1994 to 2015

Hu, Y, and Charbonneau, P. "Clustering and assembly dynamics of a one-dimensional microphase former." Soft matter (March 26, 2018). Full Text

Altan, I, Fusco, D, Afonine, PV, and Charbonneau, P. "Learning about Biomolecular Solvation from Water in Protein Crystals." Journal of Physical Chemistry B 122.9 (March 8, 2018): 2475-2486. Full Text

Berthier, L, Charbonneau, P, Flenner, E, and Zamponi, F. "Origin of Ultrastability in Vapor-Deposited Glasses." Physical Review Letters 119.18 (November 2017). Full Text

Berthier, L, Charbonneau, P, Flenner, E, and Zamponi, F. "Origin of Ultrastability in Vapor-Deposited Glasses." Physical review letters 119.18 (November 2017): 188002-. Full Text

Berthier, L, Charbonneau, P, Coslovich, D, Ninarello, A, Ozawa, M, and Yaida, S. "Configurational entropy measurements in extremely supercooled liquids that break the glass ceiling." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114.43 (October 10, 2017): 11356-11361. Full Text

Charbonneau, P, Li, YC, Pfister, HD, and Yaida, S. "Cycle-expansion method for the Lyapunov exponent, susceptibility, and higher moments." Physical review. E 96.3-1 (September 18, 2017): 032129-. Full Text

Zhuang, Y, and Charbonneau, P. "Communication: Microphase equilibrium and assembly dynamics." The Journal of chemical physics 147.9 (September 2017): 091102-. Full Text Open Access Copy

Berthier, L, Charbonneau, P, Flenner, E, and Zamponi, F. "How to create equilibrium vapor-deposited glasses." (August 23, 2017). Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, P, Li, Y, Pfister, H, and Yaida, S. "Lyapunov exponent and susceptibility." (August 23, 2017). Open Access Copy

Berthier, L, Charbonneau, P, Coslovich, D, Ninarello, A, Ozawa, M, and Yaida, S. "Breaking the glass ceiling: Configurational entropy measurements in extremely supercooled liquids." (June 1, 2017). Open Access Copy

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