who am i

Peter Bernath is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Waterloo. He is also the Principal Investigator for the Atmospheric Chemistry Experiment (ACE) that studies the Earths atmosphere. His research objective is the spectroscopic characterization of unusual chemical species. Of particular interest are the molecules found in flames, electrical discharges, lasers, explosions, the earth's atmosphere, stellar atmospheres and the interstellar medium.

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latest publications

J. N. Hodges and P. F. Bernath. Fourier transform spectroscopy of the C3Δ- X3Δ transition of TiO in support of exoplanet spectroscopy. Astrophys. J. 863, 34(4pp) (2018). PDF

A. Wong, P. Bernath and D. Appadoo. IR absorption cross sections of propane broadened by H2 and He between 150-210 K. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Rad. Transfer 218, 68-71 (2018). PDF

M. Yousefi, P. F. Bernath, J. Hodges and T. Masseron. A new line list for A2Σ+-X2Π electronic transition of OH. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Rad. Transfer 217, 416-424 (2018). PDF

Spectra of Atoms and Molecules by Peter Bernath, second edition Spectra of Atoms and Molecules by Peter Bernath, first edition