Dmitry Yu. Zubarev



Research Associate
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Harvard University

Office: Converse Chemistry Lab Cv-B21

Telephone: (617) XXX-XXXX
E-mail: zubarev [at] fas.harvard.edu
Address: 12 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138


Education
PostDoctoral Associate (2008-2012) UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; Advisor: Prof. W. A. Lester, Jr.
Ph.D. (2008) Utah State University, Logan, UT; Advisor: Prof. A. Boldyrev
M.Sc. (2000) Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Moscow, Russia
B.Sc. (1998) Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Moscow, Russia


Research Interests
  • Electronic structure theory
  • Chemical bonding models
  • Emergent phenomena in chemistry
  • Origins of life

Selected Publications
  1. “From Aromaticity to Self-Organized Criticality in Graphene” Zubarev, D. Yu.; Frenklach, M.; Lester, W. A. Jr., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2012, 14, 12075.
  2. “Quantum Monte Carlo for the X-Ray Absorption Spectrum of Pyrrole at the Nitrogen K-Edge” Zubarev, D. Yu.; Austin, B. M.; Lester, W. A. Jr., J. Chem. Phys. 2012, 136, 144301.
  3. “Quantum Monte Carlo and Related Approaches” Austin, B. M.; Zubarev, D. Yu.; Lester, W. A. Jr., Chem. Rev. 2012, 112, 263.
  4. “Developing Paradigms of Chemical Bonding: Adaptive Natural Density Partitioning”, Zubarev, D. Yu.; Boldyrev, A. I., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2008, 10, 5207.
  5. “Aromaticity and antiaromaticity in transition-metal systems”, Zubarev, D. Yu.; Averkiev, B. B.; Zhai, H. –J.; Wang, L. S.; Boldyrev, A. I., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2008, 10, 257.
  6. “δ-Aromaticity in Ta 3O3-”, Zhai, H.-J.; Averkiev, B. B.; Zubarev, D. Yu.; Wang, L. S.; Boldyrev, A. I., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007, 46, 4277.
  7. “Sn 122-: Stannaspherene”, Cui, L. F.; Huang, X.; Wang, L. M.; Zubarev, D. Yu.;Boldyrev, A. I.; Li, J.; Wang L. S., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 8390.