Yang Yang

Yang Yang


Nuclear Electronic Orbital (NEO) Method; Photoinduced PCET

yy88@illinois.edu

(217) 300-1480

Webpage: http://yangyang.space

Ph.D in Chemistry, 2016
Duke University, Durham, NC

B.S. in Chemistry and Physics, 2011
Peking University, Beijing, China

Publications

Development of a practical multicomponent density functional for electron-proton correlation to produce accurate proton densities

231. Y. Yang, K. R. Brorsen, T. Culpitt, M. V. Pak, and S. Hammes-Schiffer, “Development of a practical multicomponent density functional for electron-proton correlation to produce accurate proton densities,” J. Chem. Phys. 147, 114113 (2017).

Multicomponent density functional theory: Impact of nuclear quantum effects on proton affinities and geometries

232. K. R. Brorsen, Y. Yang, and S. Hammes-Schiffer, “Multicomponent density functional theory: Impact of nuclear quantum effects on proton affinities and geometries,” J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 8, 3488-3493 (2017).

Is the accuracy of density functional theory for atomization energies and densities in bonding regions correlated?

227. K. R. Brorsen, Y. Yang, M. V. Pak, and S. Hammes-Schiffer, “Is the accuracy of density functional theory for atomization energies and densities in bonding regions correlated?” J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 8, 2076-2081 (2017).