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Dr. Wei Lin

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Dr. Wei Lin
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Chemistry and Environmental Sciences Department
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Degrees:

Post Doctoral Fellow 2005-2007 University of California, Berkeley, CA Richard J Saykally
Ph. D. 2005 Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Stewart E. Novick
MSc. 1999 University of British Columbia, Canada Michael C. L. Gerry
B.Sc. 1995 Xiamen University, China Huilin Wan

Classes Taught:

Physical Chemistry and Lab
General Chemistry and Lab
Organic Chemistry and Lab

Research Interest:

Pure rotational and vibration-rotation-tunneling spectra of environmentally important species, including neutral clusters, charged clusters, and radicals.

Projects:

Experimental and Computational Studies on Thioxanthone and Thiepinone

Publications

The Shape of Perfluorobutyryl Fluoride, C3F7COF, in the Gas Phase G. Smitty Grubbs II, C. T. Dewberry, Stephen A. Cooke, Wei Lin Accepted by J. Mol. Struct

Microwave Spectrum of Ar-tropolone van der Waals complex Wei Lin, Thomas A. Blake, Wallace C. Pringle, Stewart E. Novick. J. Phys. Chem. A, 113, 13076-13080, 2009

Microwave Spectra and Structural Parameters of Equatorial-trans Cyclobutanol Wei Lin, Arindam Ganguly, Andrea J. Minei, Glen L. Lindeke, Wallace C. Pringle, Stewart E. Novick. James R. Durig J. Mol. Struct. 922, 83-87, 2009

The R0 Structural Parameters of Equatorial and Axial Chlorocyclobutane, Conformational Stability from Temperature Dependent Infrared Spectra of Xenon Solution, and Vibrational Assignment James R. Durig, Joshua J. Klaassen, Arindam Ganguly, Todor K. Gounev, Gamil A. Guirgis, Wei Lin Strut. Chem. 19(6), 935-948, 2008

Determination of the Structure of Methylene Cyclobutane Confirming a Non-planar Ethane and the Structure of the Argon-Methylene Cyclobutane van der Waals Complex Wei Lin, Jovan Gayle, Wallace C. Pringle, Stewart E. Novick J. Mol. Spectrosc. 251, 210-216, 2008

Terahertz VRT Spectroscopy of the Water Tetramer-d8: Combined Analysis of Vibrational Bands at 4.1 THz and 2.0 THz Wei Lin, Jia-xiang Han, Lynelle K..Takahashi, Heather A. Harker, Frank N. Keutsch, and Richard J. Saykally. J. Chem. Phys. 128, 094302, 2008

Microwave Spectra and ab initio Studies of Ar-propane and Ne-propane: Structure and Dynamics Karen I. Peterson, David P. Pullman, Wei Lin, Andrea J. Minei, Stewart E. Novick. J. Chem. Phys. 127, 184306, 2007

Terahertz Vibration-Rotation-Tunneling Spectroscopy of the Ammonia Dimer II: A-E States of an Out-of-plane Vibration and an In-plane Vibration Wei Lin, Jia-xiang Han, Lynelle K. Takahashi, Jennifer G. Loeser, and Richard J. Saykally. J. Phys. Chem. A, 111, 9680-9687, 2007

The Microwave Spectrum and Structure of the Argon Trifluoroacetonitrile Complex Wei Lin and Stewart E. Novick. J. Mol. Spectrosc.243, 32-36, 2007

Terahertz Vibration-Rotation-Tunneling Spectroscopy of Ammonia Dimer: Characterization of an Out of Plane Vibration Wei Lin, Jia-xiang Han, Lynelle K. Takahashi, Jennifer G. Loeser, and Richard J. Saykally. J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 8011-8016, 2006

Terahertz Vibration-Rotation-Tunneling (VRT) Spectroscopy of the Water Trimer (D2O)3: Complete Characterization of the 2.94 THz Torsional Band (kn = ±21←00) Jia-xiang Han, Lynelle K. Takahashi, Wei Lin, Eddy Lee, Frank N. Keutsch, and Richard J. Saykally. Chem. Phys. Lett. 423, 344, 2006

High Resolution Studies of Tropolone in the S0 and S1 Electronic States: Isotope Driven Dynamics in the Zero-point Energy Levels John C. Keske, Wei Lin, Wallace C. Pringle, Stewart E. Novick, , Thomas A. Blake, David F. Plusquellic, J. Chem. Phys. 124, 074309, 2006

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