Ralph E. Weston, Jr.
Brookhaven National Laboratory
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000
B.S., University of California, Berkeley, 1946
Ph. D., Stanford University, 1949
Research Associate, Chemistry Department, Harvard University, 1949-51
Associate Chemist, BNL, 9/51-6/55
Chemist, BNL, 7/55-6/57
Chemist with tenure, BNL, 7/57-6/65
Senior Chemist, BNL 7/65-4/94
Assistant Department Chairman, Chemistry Department, BNL, 8/74-3/79
Associate Department Chairman, Chemistry Department, BNL, 4/79-9/81
Acting Department Chairman, Chemistry Department, BNL, 10/81-2/82
Deputy Chairman, Chemistry Department, BNL, 2/82-10/88, 10/89-4/90
Recent Selected Publications
Weston, R.E., Oxygen isotope effects in the oxidation of methane to
monoxide. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 2001. 105(9): p.
Weston, R.E., When is an isotope effect non-mass dependent?
Nuclear Science and Technology, 2006. 43(4): p. 295-299.
Weston, R.E. and J.R. Barker, On modeling the pressure-dependent
photoisomerization of trans-stilbene by including slow intramolecular
energy redistribution. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 2006. 110(25):
Barker, J.R. and R.E. Weston, Collisional Energy Transfer Probability
P(E, J; E ' J ') for Monatomics Colliding with Large Molecules. Journal
Physical Chemistry A, 2010. 114(39): p. 10619-10633; 116(1):
Nguyen, T.L., Xue, B. C.,Weston, R. E.,Barker, J. R.,Stanton, J. F.
Reaction of HO with CO: Tunneling Is Indeed Important.
Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2012. 3(11): p. 1549-1553.
Last Modified: October 17, 2012