Benoit Palmieri

Postdoctoral research in theoretical chemistry
Weizmann Institute of Science
Research topic: Diffusion in confining environments Stabilization mechanism for cell membrane microdomains

Benoit Palmieri and Samuel A. Safran. 2013.  Hybrid lipids increase nanoscale fluctuation lifetimes in mixed membranes. Phys. Rev. E 88: 032708 

• Benoit Palmieri and Samuel A. Safran. 2013. Hybrid lipids increase the probability of fluctuating nanodomains in mixed membranes. Langmuir 29: 5246

• Benoit Palmieri, C.A Ward and Marcus Dejmek.2012. Effects of non-linear interfacial kinetics and interfacial thermal resistance in planar solidification, Phys. Rev. E 86: 051605. 

• Benoit Palmieri and Samuel A. Safran. 2012. Diffusion in soft confining environment: Dynamic effects of thermal fluctuations. Phys. Rev. E 86: 031111
•  Benoit Palmieri, Yuki Nagata and Shaul Mukamel. 2010. Phase-space algorithm for simulating quantum nonlinear response functions of bosons using stochastic classical trajectories. Phys. Rev. E 82 (4):046706 

• Benoit Palmieri, Darius Abramavicius and Shaul Mukamel. 2010.  Interplay of slow bath fluctuations and energy transfer in 2D spectroscopy of the FMO light-harvesting complex: Benchmarking of simulation protocols. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys 12: 108-114.
• Cyril Falvo, Benoit Palmieri and Shaul Mukamel. 2009. Coherent Infrared Multidimensional Spectra of the OH stretching band in liquid water simulated by Direct Nonlinear Exciton Propagation. J. Chem. Phys 130: 184501 

• Benoit Palmieri, Darius Abramavicius and Shaul Mukamel.2009. Lindblad equations for strongly coupled populations and coherences in photosynthetic complexes. J. Chem. Phys 130: 204512 

• Darius Abramavicius, Benoit Palmieri, Frantisek Sanda, Dmimtri Voronine andShaul Mukamel. 2009. Coherent Multidimensional Optical Spectroscopy Excitons in Molecular Aggregates; Quasiparticle vs. Supermolecule Perspectives. Chem. Rev 109: 2050-2408
• Darius Abramavicius, Benoit Palmieri and Shaul Mukamel. 2009. Extracting single and two-exciton couplings in photosynthetic complexes by coherent two-dimensional electronic spectra. Chem. Phys 357: 79-84 

• Benoit Palmieri and David Ronis, Diffusion in channeled structures. 2007. III. Quantumcorrections induced by lattice vibrations. Phys Rev. E. 76:01124. 
• Benoit Palmieri and David Ronis. 2007. Jarzynski equality: Connections to thermodynamics and the second law. Phys Rev. E. 75:011133
• Benoit Palmieri and David Ronis. 2006. Effective classical partition function with an improved time-dependent reference potential. Phys Rev. E. 73:061105 

• Benoit Palmieri and David Ronis. 2005. Diffusion in Channeled Structures. II. Systems with Large Energy Barriers. J. Phys. Chem. B, 109: 21334-21341 

• Benoit Palmieri and David Ronis. 2003. Diffusion in channeled structures: Xenon in a crystalline sodalite. Phys. Rev. E, 68: 046127

Presentations at Conferences:

• Benoit Palmieri and Samuel Safran. “Stabilization of concentration fluctuations in mixed membranes by hybrid lipids”
(Poster presented at the Faraday Discussion 161: Lipids and Membranes Biophysics, London, Uk, September 11-13 2012)
(Talk at APS March Meeting 2012, Boston, USA, 27 Feb - 2 March 2012)
(Poster presented at Jülich Soft Matter Days, Gustav Streseman Institut, Bonn, Germany, 15-18 November 2011)

• Benoit Palmieri and David Ronis.“Diffusion in Channeled Structres”
(Poster presented at Gordon Research Conferences: The Chemistry and Physics of Liquids Holderness School, Holderness, NH, July 2005 and August 2003)