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

Fusco, Diana, et al. “Statistical analysis of crystallization database links protein physico-chemical features with crystallization mechanisms..” Plos One, vol. 9, no. 7, Jan. 2014. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0101123. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Benoit, et al. “Dimensional dependence of the Stokes-Einstein relation and its violation..” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 139, no. 16, Oct. 2013. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4825177. Full Text Open Access Copy

Fusco, Diana, and Patrick Charbonneau. “Crystallization of asymmetric patchy models for globular proteins in solution.” Physical Review E, vol. 88, no. 1, July 2013. Wos-lite, doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.88.012721. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Patrick, and Gilles Tarjus. “Decorrelation of the static and dynamic length scales in hard-sphere glass formers.” Physical Review E, vol. 87, no. 4, Apr. 2013. Wos-lite, doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.87.042305. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Benoit, et al. “Geometrical frustration and static correlations in hard-sphere glass formers..” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 138, no. 12, Mar. 2013. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4770498. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhang, K., and P. Charbonneau. “Erratum: [N]pT ensemble and finite-size-scaling study of the critical isostructural transition in the generalized exponential model of index 4.” Physical Review E  Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 86, no. 6, Dec. 2012. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.86.069902. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Patrick, et al. “Universal microstructure and mechanical stability of jammed packings..” Physical Review Letters, vol. 109, no. 20, Nov. 2012. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.109.205501. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhang, Kai, and Patrick Charbonneau. “[N]pT ensemble and finite-size-scaling study of the critical isostructural transition in the generalized exponential model of index 4..” Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 86, no. 4 Pt 1, Oct. 2012. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physreve.86.042501. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Patrick, et al. “Dimensional study of the caging order parameter at the glass transition..” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 109, no. 35, Aug. 2012, pp. 13939–43. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1211825109. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhang, Kai, and Patrick Charbonneau. “[N]pT Monte Carlo simulations of the cluster-crystal-forming penetrable sphere model..” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 136, no. 21, June 2012. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4723869. Full Text Open Access Copy

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