Patrick Charbonneau

Patrick Charbonneau

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Associate Professor of Physics (Secondary)

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, and Patrick Charbonneau. “Soft matter perspective on protein crystal assembly.Colloids and Surfaces. B, Biointerfaces, vol. 137, Jan. 2016, pp. 22–31. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.colsurfb.2015.07.023. Full Text Open Access Copy

Owens, Crystal E., et al. “Highly parallel acoustic assembly of microparticles into well-ordered colloidal crystallites.Soft Matter, vol. 12, no. 3, Jan. 2016, pp. 717–28. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c5sm02348c. Full Text Open Access Copy

Berthier, Ludovic, et al. “Efficient measurement of point-to-set correlations and overlap fluctuations in glass-forming liquids.The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 144, no. 2, Jan. 2016, p. 024501. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4939640. Full Text Open Access Copy

Tavarone, Raffaele, et al. “Phase ordering of zig-zag and bow-shaped hard needles in two dimensions.The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 143, no. 11, Sept. 2015, p. 114505. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.4930886. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Patrick, et al. “Numerical detection of the Gardner transition in a mean-field glass former.Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 92, no. 1, July 2015, p. 012316. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physreve.92.012316. Full Text Open Access Copy

Jin, Yuliang, and Patrick Charbonneau. “Dimensional study of the dynamical arrest in a random Lorentz gas.Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 91, no. 4, Apr. 2015, p. 042313. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physreve.91.042313. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Patrick, et al. “Jamming criticality revealed by removing localized buckling excitations.Physical Review Letters, vol. 114, no. 12, Mar. 2015, p. 125504. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.114.125504. Full Text Open Access Copy

Yang, Ye, et al. “Phase transformations in binary colloidal monolayers.Soft Matter, vol. 11, no. 12, Mar. 2015, pp. 2404–15. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c5sm00009b. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charbonneau, Patrick, et al. “Hopping and the Stokes-Einstein relation breakdown in simple glass formers.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 111, no. 42, Oct. 2014, pp. 15025–30. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1417182111. Full Text Open Access Copy

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