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Jonas, David



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  • Professor Jonas has research interests in the electronic and vibrational dynamics of molecules, biomolecules, and nanomaterials, non-adiabatic dynamics at conical intersections and funnels, multidimensional electronic spectroscopy, and the physical foundations for next generation photovoltaics.


  • physical chemistry, ultrafast spectroscopy, and solar energy


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courses taught

  • CHEM 4581 - Physical Chemistry Lab 1
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2022
    One 3-hour lab per week. Instruction in experimental techniques of modern physical chemistry. Experiments illustrate the fundamental principles of thermodynamics and chemical kinetics. Illustrates the material discussed in CHEM 4511.
  • CHEM 4591 - Physical Chemistry Lab 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2022
    One lect. and one 3-hour laboratory every two weeks. a continuation of CHEM 4581, but may be taken concurrently with CHEM 4531. Experiments illustrate the principles of quantum chemistry and spectroscopy discussed in CHEM 4531.
  • CHEM 6901 - Research in Chemistry
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    May be repeated up to 15 total credit hours.
  • CHEM 7511 - Seminar: Reaction Dynamics in Condensed Phases
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Studies elementary steps in chemical reactions and their observation by ultrafast spectroscopy. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours. Department consent required.


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