Donald McNaughton

Emeritus Prof

1979 …2023

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Personal profile


Donald is an emeritus professor of molecular sciences in the school of chemistry and a member of the centre for biospectroscopy. His main interests are : Infrared and Raman spectroscopy and spectroscopic imaging directed to understanding the molecular basis of biological systems; microwave and high resolution infrared spectroscopy directed at characterizing transient species, atmospheric species and interstellar molecules; synchrotron infrared spectroscopy.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

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