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Alexander Boldyrev

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Physical Chemistry

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Professor

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Office Location: ML369
DialPhone: (435) 797-1630
SendEmail: a.i.boldyrev@usu.edu


Educational Background

Other, Chemical Physics, Institute of Chemical Physics, USSR Academy of Sciences, 1987
PhD, Physical Chemistry, Moscow State University, 1978
BS, Chemistry, Novosibirsk University, 1974

Awards

The University Outstanding Graduate Mentor for 2017, 2017

Office of Research and Graduate Studies, Utah State University

Alexander von Humboldt Alumni Scholarship, 2012

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany

The J. W. Fulbright Commission Scholarship, 2012

J. W. Fulbright Commission

D. Wynne Thorne Career Research Award, 2009

Utah State University

American Chemical Society Utah Award, 2008

The American Chemical Society

Researcher of the Year, 2005

USU, College of Science

Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship, 1990

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Book Chapters

    • Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, (2015). Classical and Multicenter Bonding in Boron: Two Faces of Boron: Boron. The Fifth Element. Springer International Publishing
    • Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, (2014). Chemical Bonding in Inorganic Compounds: The Chemical Bond. Chemical Bonding Accross the Periodic Table. Wiley-VCH Publisher
    • Galeev, T., Boldyrev, A.I, (2013). Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity in Inorganic Chemistry: Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry II (Second Edition).
    • Sergeeva, A.P, Averkiev, B.B, Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). All-Transition Metal Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity: Metal-Metal Bonding. Structure and Bonding book series. Springer
    • Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). Aromaticity in Metals: From Clusters to Solids: Aromaticity and Metal clusters. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group
    • Zubarev, D.Y, Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). Multiple Aromaticity, Multiple Antiaromaticity, and Conflicting Aromaticity in Planar Clusters: Nanoclusters: A Bridge Across Disciplines.
    • Zubarev, D.Y, Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, (2009). Multifold Aromaticity, Multifold Antiaromaticity, and Conflicting Aromaticity: Implications of Stability and Reactivity of Clusters: In Chemical Reactivity Theory. A Density Functional View. Taylor & Francis Group
    • Zubarev, D.Y, Boldyrev, A.I, (2009). Multiple Aromaticity, Multiple Antiaromaticity, and Conflicting Aromaticity in Inorganic Systems: Computational Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry. John Wiley & Sons

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    Publications - Fact Sheets

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      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Dong, X., Oganov, A.R, Goncharov, A.F, Stavrou, E., Lobanov, S., Saleh, G., Qian, G., Zhu, Q., Gatti, C., Deringer, V.L, Dronskowski, R., Zhou, X., Prakapenka, V.B, Konopkova, Z., Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, H., (2017). A Stable Compound of Helium and Sodium at High Pressure. Nature Chemistry, 9, 440-445. doi: doi:10.1038/nchem.2716
        • Luo, X., Jiang, T., Cheng, L., Li, W., Chen, Q., Li, R., Zhai, H., Li, S., Boldyrev, A.I, Li, J., Wang, L., (2016). B26−: The Smallest Planar Boron Cluster with a Hexagonal Vacancy and a Complicated Potential Landscape. Chemical Physics Letters, doi: 10.1016/j.cplett.2016.12.051
        • Popov, I.I, Pan, F., You, X., Li, L., Matito, E., Liu, C., Zhai, H., Sun, Z., Boldyrev, A.I, (2016). Peculiar All-Metal σ-Aromaticity of the [Au2Sb16]4− Anion in the Solid State. , 55:49, 15344-15346. doi: 10.1002/anie.201609497
        • Jian, T., Li, W., Popov, I.A, Lopez, G.V, Chen, X., Boldyrev, A.I, Li, J., Wang, L., , (2016). Manganese-Centered Tubular Boron Cluster - MnB16-: A New Class of Transition-Metal Molecules. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 144:15, 154310. doi: 10.1063/1.4946796
        • Min, X., Popov, I.A, Pan, F., Li, L., Matito, E., Sun, Z., Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2016). All-Metal Antiaromaticity in Sb4-Type Lanthanocene Anions. , 55:18, 5531-5535. doi: 10.1002/anie.201600706
        • Zhou, X., Oganov, A.R, Wang, Z., Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, H., (2016). Two-dimensional magnetic boron. Physivcal Review B, 93, 085406 (number of the article). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.93.085406
        • Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2016). Beyond Organic Chemistry: Aromaticity in Atomic Clusters. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, doi: 10.1039/C5CP07465G
        • Ivanov, A.S, Kar, T., Boldyrev, A.I, (2016). Nanoscale Stabilization of Zintl Compounds: 1D Ionic Li-P Double Helix Confined Inside a Carbon Nanotube. Nanoscale, 8, 3454-3460. doi: 10.1039/C5NR07713C
        • Yu, X., Oganov, A.R, Popov, I.A, Qian, G., Boldyrev, A.I, (2016). Antiferromagnetic Stabilization in the Ti8O12 Cluster. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 55:5, 1699-1703. doi: 10.1002/anie.201508439
        • Yu, X., Oganov, A.R, Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, (2016). d-AO Spherical Aromaticity in Ce6O8. Journal Computational Chemistry, 37, 103-109. doi: 10.1002/jcc.24049
        • Nizovtsev, A.S, Ivanov, A.S, Boldyrev, A.I, Konchenko, S.N, (2015). Li4E8 (E = P, As, Sb, Bi) Clusters: The Quest for Realgar-Type [E8]4- Zintl Anions. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2015:35, 5801–5807. doi: 10.1002/ejic.201500931
        • Ivanov, A.S, Zhang, X., Wang, H., Boldyrev, A.I, Gantefoer, G.F, Bowen, K.H, Černušàk, I., (2015). Anion Photoelectron Spectroscopy and CASSCF/CASPT2/RASSI Study of Lan- (n=1, 3-7). Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119, 11293-11303. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpca.5b08076
        • Popov, I.A, Jian, T., Lopez, G.V, Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2015). Cobalt-centred boron molecular drums with the highest coordination number in the CoB16− cluster. Nature Communication, 6, 8654. doi: doi:10.1038/ncomms9654
        • Yang, L., Popov, I.A, Frauenheim, T., Boldyrev, A.I, Heine, T., Bacic, V., Ganz, E., (2015). Revealing Unusual Chemical Bonding in Planar Hyper-Coordinate Ni2Ge and Quasi-Planar Ni2Si Two-Dimensional Crystals. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17, 26043-26048. doi: 10.1039/C5CP04893A
        • Popov, I.A, Zhang, X., Eichhorn, B.W, Boldyrev, A.I, Bowen, K.H, (2015). Aluminum Chain in Li2Al3H8- as Suggested by Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ab initio Calculations. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17, 26079-26083. doi: 10.1039/C5CP04148A
        • Dolyniuk, J., He, H., Ivanov, A.S, Boldyrev, A.I, Bobev, S., Kovnir, K., (2015). Ba and Sr Binary Phosphides: Synthesis, Crystal Structures, and Bonding Analysis. Inorganic Chemistry, 54:17, 8608-8616. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b01253
        • Yang, L., Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, Heine, T., Frauenheim, T., Granz, E., (2015). Post-anti-van't Hoff-Le Bel Motif in Atomically Thin Germanium-Copper Alloy Film. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17, 17545-17551. doi: 10.1039/C5CP02827B
        • Mercero, J.M, Boldyrev, A.I, Merino, G., Ugalde, J.M, (2015). Recent developments and Future Prospects of All-Metal Aromatic Compounds. Chemical Society Review, 44, 6519-6534. doi: 10.1039/C5CS00341E
        • Ivanov, A.S, Miller, E., Boldyrev, A.I, Kameoka, Y., Sato, T., Tanaka, K., (2015). Pseudo Jahn-Teller Origin of Buckling Distortions in Two-Dimensional Triazine-Based Graphitic Carbon Nitride (g-C3N4) Sheets. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119:21, 12008-12015. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b02299
        • Gish, J.T, Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, (2015). Homocatenation of Aluminum: Alkane-like Structures of Li2Al2H6 and Li3Al3H8. Chemistry - European Journal, 21:14, 5307–5310. doi: 10.1002/chem.201500298
        • Yang, L., Basic, V., Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, Heine, T., Fraunheim, T., Ganz, E., (2015). Two-dimensional Cu2Si Monolayer with Planar Hexacoordinate Copper and Silicon Bonding. Journal of The American Chemical Society, 137:7, 2757–2762. doi: 10.1021/ja513209c
        • Popov, I.A, Averkiev, B.B, Starikova, A.A, Boldyrev, A.I, Minyev, R.M, Minkin, V.I, (2014). Assessing the Viability of Extended Nonmetal Atom Chains in MnF4n+2 (M=S and Se). Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 54:5, 1476-1480. doi: DOI: 10.1002/anie.201409418
        • Minyaev, R.M, Popov, I.A, Koval, V.V, Boldyrev, A.I, Minkin, V.I, (2014). Supertetrahedral B80H20, C80H20, and Al80H20 Analogs of Dodecahedrane and their Substituted Molecules. Structural Chemistry, 26:1, 223-229. doi: DOI 10.1007/s11224-014-0540-1
        • Boldyrev, A.I, (2014). A Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of the Structures and Chemical Bonding of the B25- Cluster. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 141, 034303. doi: 10.1063/1.4879551
        • Boldyrev, A.I, (2014). The I[DOUBLE BOND]X (X=O,N,C) Double Bond in Hypervalent Iodine Compounds: Is it Real?. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 53:36, 9617-9621. doi: 10.1002/anie.201405142
        • Boldyrev, A.I, (2014). All-Nitrogen Analogue of Ozone: Li3N3 Species. Chemistry A European Journal, 20, 6636-6640. doi: 10.1002/chem.201402572
        • Boldyrev, A.I, (2014). Understanding Boron through Size-Selected Clusters: Structure, Chemical Bonding, and Fluxionality . Accounts of Chemical Research, 47:4, 1349–1358. doi: 10.1021/ar400310g
        • Ivanov, A., Boldyrev, A.I, Frenking, G., (2014). Inorganic Double-Helix Nanotoroid of Simple Lithium-Phosphorus Species. Chem. Eur. J., 20, 2431-2435.
        • Popov, I., Piazza, Z., Li, W., Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2014). Complexes between planar boron clusters and transition metals: a photoelectron spectroscopy and ab initio study of CoB12- and RhB12-. J. Phys. Chem. A, doi: 10.1021/jp411867q
        • Ivanov, A., Frenking, G., Boldyrev, A.I, (2014). Stabilization of Cl-Cl- Anion Pair in the Gas Phase: Ab Initio Microsolvation Study. J. Phys. Chem. A, doi: 10.1021/jp4123997
        • Popov, I., Piazza, Z., Li, W., Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2013). A combined photoelectron spectroscopy and ab initio study of the quasi-planar B24- cluster. J. Chem. Phys., 139, 114307.
        • Popov, I., Popov, V., Bozhenko, K., Cernusak, I., Boldyrev, A.I, (2013). Structural changes in the series of boron-carbon mixed clusters CxB10-x- (x = 3-10) upon substitution of boron by carbon. J. Chem. Phys., 139, 144307. doi: 10.1063/1.4820878
        • Li, W., Ivanov, A., Federic, J., Romanescu, C., Cernusak, I., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2013). On the way to the highest coordination number in the planar metal-centred aromatic TaİB10- cluster: Evolution of the Structures of TaBn- (n=3-8). J. Chem. Phys., 139, 104312. doi: 10.1063/1.4820401
        • Romanescu, C., Galeev, T., Li, W., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2013). Geometric and electronic factors in the rational design of transition-metal-centered boron molecular wheels. J. Chem. Phys., 138, 134315. doi: 10.1063/1.4798935
        • Popov, I., Li, ., Chen, Z., Boldyrev, A.I, (2013). "Benzation" of graphene upon addition of monovalent chemical species. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 6842-6848. doi: 10.1039/c3cp43921f
        • Galeev, T., Dunnington, B., Schmidt, J., Boldyrev, A.I, (2013). Solid State Adaptive Natural Density Partitioning: A Tool for Deciphering Multi-center Bonding in Periodic Systems. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 5022-5029. doi: 10.1039/C3CP50350J
        • Olson, J., Boldyrev, A.I, (2013). Planar to 3D Transition in the B6Hy Anions. J. Phys. Chem. A, 117, 1614-1620. doi: 10.1021/jp310162v
        • Popov, I., Boldyrev, A.I, (2013). Computational Probing of All-Boron Li2nB2nH2n+2 Polyenes. Comp. Theor. Chem, 1004, 5-11. doi: 10.1016/j.comptc.2012.10.018
        • Romanescu, C., Galeev, T.R, Sergeeva, A.P, Li, W., Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Experimental and Computational Evidence of Octa- and Nona-Coordinated Planar Iron-Doped Boron Clusters: FeİB8- and FeİB9-. Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 721-722, 148-154.
        • Ivanov, A., Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Reliable Predictions of Unusual Molecules. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 14, 15943-15952. doi: 10.1039/C2CP42877F
        • Sergeeva, A.P, Piazza, Z.A, Romanesku, C., Li, W., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., , (2012). B22– and B23–: All-Boron Analogues of Anthracene and Phenanthrene. Journal of The American Chemical Society, 134:43, 18065–18073. doi: 10.1021/ja307605t
        • Ivanov, A.S, Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Si6–nCnH6 (n = 0–6) Series: When Do Silabenzenes Become Planar and Global Minima?. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 116:38, 9591–9598. doi: 10.1021/jp307722q
        • Ivanov, A.S, Bozhenko, K.V, Boldyrev, A.I, , (2012). On the Suppression Mechanism of the Pseudo-Jahn-Teller Effect in Middle E6 (E = P, As, Sb) Rings of Triple-Decker Sandwich Complexes. Inorganic Chemistry, 51:16, 8868–8872. doi: 10.1021/ic300786w
        • Ivanov, A.S, Morris, A.J, Bozhenko, K.V, Pickard, C.J, Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Inorganic Double-Helix Structures of Unusually Simple Li-P Species. ngewandte Chemie International Edition, 51:33, 8330–8333. doi: 10.1002/anie.201201843
        • Boldyrev, A.I, Osorio, E., Olson, J.K, Tiznado, W., (2012). Analysis of Why Boron Avoids sp2 Hybridization and Classical Structures in the BnHn+2 Series. Chemistry - A European Journal, 18:31, 9677–9681. doi: 10.1002/chem.201200506
        • Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, , (2012). Chemical Bonding in Coronene, Isocoronene, and Circumcoronene. European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2012:18, 3485–3491. doi: 10.1002/ejoc.201200256
        • Piazza, Z.A, Li, W., Romanescu, C., Sergeeva, A.P, Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). A photoelectron spectroscopy and ab initio study of B21␣: Negatively charged boron clusters continue to be planar at 21. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 136, 104310. doi: doi:10.1063/1.3692967
        • Popov, I.A, Bozhenko, K.V, Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Is Graphene Aromatic?. Nano Research, 5:2, 117-123. doi: DOI: 10.1007/s12274-011-0192-z
        • Galeev, T.R, Romanescu, C., Li, W., Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Observation of the Highest Coordination Number in Planar Species: Decacoordinated TaİB10− and NbİB10− Anions. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 51:9, 2101–2105. doi: 10.1002/anie.201107880
        • Olson, J.K, Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Electronic Transmutation: Boron Acquiring an Extra Electron Becomes "Carbon". Chemical Physics Letters, 523:1, 83-86. doi: 10.1016/j.cplett.2011.11.079
        • Galeev, T.R, Romanescu, C., Li, W., Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Observation of the Highest Coordination Number in Planar Species: Decacoordinated TaİB10- and NbİB10- Anions. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 51:9, 2101-2105. doi: DOI: 10.1002/anie.201107880
        • Li, W., Romanescu, C., Galeev, T.R, Piazza, Z., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2012). Transition-Metal-Centered Nine-Membered Boron Rings: MİB9 and MİB9. (M = Rh, Ir). Journal of the American Chemical Society, 8:1, 135-140. doi: 10.1021/ja209808k
        • Ivanov, A.S, Bozhenko, K.V, Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Peculiar Transformations in the CxHxP4-x (x = 0-4) Series. Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation, 8:1, 165-168. doi: 10.1021/ct200727z
        • Popov, I.A, Boldyrev, A.I, (2012). Deciphering Chemical Bonding in a BC3 Honeycomb Epitaxial Sheet. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116, doi: dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp210956w
        • Olson, J.K, Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Ab Initio Search for Global Minimum Structures of Neutral and Anionic B4H5 Clusters. Optical Isomerism in B4H5 and B4H5-. Chemical Physics Letters, 517, 62-67. doi: 10.1016/j.cplett.2011.10.009
        • Perez-Peralta, N., Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Ab Initio Study of Lithiation of the Si4- Cluster. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 115, 11551-11558. doi: 10.1021/jp2074754
        • Galeev, T.R, Romanescu, C., Li, W., Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Valence isoelectronic substitution in the B8− and B9− molecular wheels by an Al dopant atom: Umbrella-like structures of AlB7− and AlB8−. Journal of Chemical Physics, 135, 104301. doi: 10.1063/1.3625959
        • Li, W., Romanescu, C., Galeev, T.R, Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Aluminum Avoids the Central Position in AlB9– and AlB10–: Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ab Initio Study. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 115, 10391-10397. doi: 10.1021/jp205873g
        • Romanescu, C., Galeev, T.R, Li, W., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2011). Aromatic Metal-Centered Monocyclic Boron Rings: CoİB8− and RuİB9−. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 50, 9334-9337. doi: 10.1002/anie.201104166
        • Galeev, T.R, Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Planarity takes over in the CxHxP6−x (x = 0–6) series at x = 4. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 13, 20549-20556. doi: 10.1039/C1CP21959F
        • Olson, J.K, Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Ab initio characterization of the flexural B3H8- anion found in the reversible dehydrogenation. Computational and Theoretical Chemistry, 967:1, 1-4. doi: 10.1016/j.comptc.2011.04.011
        • Sergeeva, A.P, Averkiev, B.B, Zhai, H., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2011). All-boron analogues of aromatic hydrocarbons: B17- and B18-. The Journal of Chemical Physics, American Institute of Physics, 134, 224304-1-11. doi: 10.1063/1.3599452
        • Galeev, T.R, Chen, Q., Guo, J., Bai, H., Miao, C., Lu, H., Sergeeva, A.P, Li, S., Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Deciphering the mystery of hexagon holes in an all-boron graphene α-sheet. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Royal Society of Chemistry, 13, 11575-11578. doi: 10.1039/C1CP20439D
        • Galeev, T.R, Ivanov, A.S, Romanescu, C., Li, W., Bozhenko, K.V, Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Molecular wheel to monocyclic ring transition in boron–carbon mixed clusters C2B6− and C3B5−. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Royal Socity of Chemistry, 13:19, 8805-8810. doi: 10.1039/C1CP20359B
        • Romanescu, C., Sergeeva, A.P, Li, W., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L., (2011). Planarization of B7- and B12- Clusters by Isoelectronic Substitution: AlB6- and AlB11-. Journal of the American Chemical Socity, American Chemical Socity, 133:22, 8646–8653. doi: 10.1021/ja2012438
        • Galeev, T.R, Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Recent advances in aromaticity and antiaromaticity in transition-metal systems. Annual Report Section C, Physical Chemistry, Royal Socity of Chemistry, 107, 124-147. doi: 10.1039/C1PC90004H
        • Martínez-Guajardo, G., Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, Heine, T., Ugalde, J.M, Merino, G., (2011). Unravelling phenomenon of internal rotation in B13+ through chemical bonding analysis. Chemical Communications, 47, 6242-6244. doi: 10.1039/C1CC10821B
        • Olson, J.K, Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Ab Initio Search for Global Minimum Structures of Neutral and Anionic B4H4 Clusters. Chemical Physics, 379, 1-5.
        • Pokhodnya, K., Olsen, C., Dai, X., Schilz, D.L, Boudjouk, P., Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, (2011). Flattening a puckered cyclohexasilane ring by suppression of the pseudo-Jahn-Teller effect. Journal of Chemical Physics, 134
        • Alexandrova, A.N, Boldyrev, A.I, Li, X., Sarkas, H.W, Hendricks, J.H, Arnold, S.T, Bowen, K.H, (2011). Lithium cluster anions: Photoelectron spectroscopy and ab initio calculations. The Journal of Chemical Physics, American Institute of Physics, 134:4, 044322-1-8. doi: 10.1063/1.3532832
        • Weck, P.F, Sergeeva, A.P, Kim, E., Boldyrev, A.I, Czerwinski, K.R, (2010). Chemical Bonding and Aromaticity in Trinuclear Transition-Metal Halide Clusters. Inorganic Chemistry, 50, 1039-1046.
        • Huang, W., Sergeeva, A.P, Zhai, H., Averkiev, B.B, Wang, L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). A concentric planar doubly π-aromatic B19- cluster. Nature Chemistry, 2, 202-206.
        • Wang, H., Ko, Y.J, Bowen, K.H, Sergeeva, A.P, Averkiev, B.B, Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). Combined Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Three-Dimensional, Nitrogen-Doped, Gallium Cluster Anions. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 114, 11070-11077.
        • Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). Flattening a Puckered Pentasilacyclopentadienide Ring by Suppression of the Pseudo Jahn−Teller Effect. Organometallics, 29, 3951-3954.
        • Wang, L., Averkiev, B.B, Ramilowski, J.A, Huang, W., L., Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). Planar to Linear Structural Transition in Small Boron-Carbon Mixed Clusters: CxB5-x- (x = 1-5). Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132:40, 14104-14112.
        • Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). The Chemical bonding of Re3Cl9 and Re3Cl92- revealed by the Adaptive Natural Density Partitioning analyses.. Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 31, 2-12.
        • Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, (2010). δ-Bonding in the [Pd4(μ4-C9H9)(μ4-C8H8)]+ sandwich complex. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 12, 12050-12054.
        • Olsen, J.K, Boldyrev, A.I, (2009). Ab Initio Search for Global Minimum Structures of the Novel B3Hy (y=4-7) Neutral and Anionic Clusters. Inorganic Chemistry, 48, 10060-10067.
        • Zubarev, D.Y, Boldyrev, A.I, (2009). Deciphering Chemical Bonding in Golden Cages. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 113, 866-868.
        • Wang, L.M, Huang, W., Wang, L.S, Averkiev, B.B, Boldyrev, A.I, (2009). Experimental and theoretical investigation of three-dimensional nitrogen-doped aluminum clusters Al8N- and Al8N. Journal of Physical Chemistry, 130
        • Averkiev, B.B, Wang, L.M, Huang, W., Wang, L.S, Boldyrev, A.I, (2009). Experimental and theoretical investigations of CB8-: towards rational design of hypercoordinated planar chemical species. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 11, 9840-9849.
        • Wang, X.B, Sergeeva, A.P, Yang, J., Xing, X.P, Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L.S, (2009). Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Cold Hydrated Sulfate Clusters, SO42-(H2O)n (n = 4-7): Temperature-Dependent Isomer Populations. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 113, 5567-5576.
        • Wang, X.B, Sergeeva, A.P, Massaouti, M., Karpuschkin, T., Hampe, O., Boldyrev, A.I, Kappes, M.M, Wang, L.S, (2009). Probing the Electronic Stability of Multiply Charged Anions: Sulfonated Pyrene Tri- and Tetraanions. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 131, 9836-9842.
        • Sergeeva, A.P, Zubarev, D.Y, Zhai, H.J, Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L.S, (2008). A Photoelectron Spectroscopic and Theoretical Study of B16- and B162-: An All-Boron Naphthalene. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 130, 7244-7246.
        • Zubarev, D.Y, Averkiev, B.B, Zhai, H.J, Wang, L.S, Boldyrev, A.I, (2008). Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity in Transition-Metal Systems. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 10, 257-267.
        • Averkiev, B.B, Zubarev, D.Y, Wang, L.M, Huang, W., Wang, L.S, Boldyrev, A.I, (2008). Carbon Avoids Hypercoordination in CB6-, CB62-, and C2B5- Planar Carbon-Boron Clusters. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 130, 9248-9250.
        • Zubarev, D.Y, Boldyrev, A.I, (2008). Comment on Instability of the Al42- 'All-Metal Aromatic' Ion and Its Implications. Journal of Physical Chemistry, 112, 7984-7985.
        • Zubarev, D.Y, Boldyrev, A.I, (2008). Developing paradigms of chemical bonding: adaptive natural density partitioning. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 10, 5207-5217.
        • Yang, J., Xing, X.P, Wang, X.B, Wang, L.S, Sergeeva, A.P, Boldyrev, A.I, (2008). Negative electron binding energies observed in a triply charged anion: Photoelectron spectroscopy of 1-hydroxy-3,6,8-pyrene-trisulfonate. Journal of Chemical Physics, 128
        • Averkiev, B.B, Call, S., Boldyrev, A.I, Wang, L.M, Huang, W., Wang, L.S, (2008). Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Study of the Structure and Bonding of Al7N- and Al7N. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 112, 1873-1879.
        • Zubarev, D.Y, Boldyrev, A.I, (2008). Revealing Intuitively Assessable Chemical Bonding Patterns in Organic Aromatic Molecules via Adaptive Natural Density Partitioning. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 73, 9251-9258.
        • Averkiev, B.B, Boldyrev, A.I, (2008). Theoretical Design of Planar Molecules with a Nona- and Decacoordinate Central Atom. Russian Journal of General Chemistry, 78, 769-773.

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                  Scheduled Teaching

                  CHEM 3070 - Physical Chemistry, Spring 2017

                  CHEM 3060 - Physical Chemistry, Fall 2016

                  CHEM 1220 - Principles of Chemistry II, Spring 2016

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Spring 2016

                  CHEM 6020 - Molecular Spectroscopy, Fall 2015

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2015

                  CHEM 3070 - Physical Chemistry, Spring 2015

                  CHEM 4800 - Research Problems, Spring 2015

                  CHEM 3060 - Physical Chemistry, Fall 2014

                  CHEM 4800 - Research Problems, Fall 2014

                  CHEM 1220 - Principles of Chemistry II, Spring 2014

                  CHEM 6020 - Molecular Spectroscopy, Fall 2013

                  CHEM 1210 - Principles of Chemistry I, Spring 2012

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Spring 2012

                  CHEM 6010 - Quantum Chemistry, Fall 2011

                  CHEM 7970 - DISSERTATION RSRCH, Spring 2011

                  CHEM 6020 - MOLEC SPECTROSCOPY, Spring 2011

                  CHEM 7800 - SEMINAR, Spring 2011

                  CHEM 7800 - ST: PHYS/ANALY SEMINAR, Spring 2011

                  CHEM 7970 - PhD Dissertation Research, Fall 2010

                  CHEM 6010 - Quantum Chemistry, Fall 2010

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2010

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2010


                  Graduate Students Mentored

                  Cade Mendenhall, Chemistry & Biochemistry, February 2016
                  Ivan Popov, Chemistry & Biochemistry, August 2011 - April 2017
                  Alexander Ivanov, Chemistry & Biochemistry, August 2011 - June 2015
                  Timur Galeev, Chemistry & Biochemistry, August 2010 - June 2014
                  Alina Sergeeva, Chemistry & Biochemistry, August 2006 - March 2012
                  Jared Olson, Chemistry & Biochemistry, August 2006 - December 2010
                  Boris Averkiev, Chemistry & Biochemistry, August 2005 - April 2009
                  Dmitry Zubarev, Chemistry & Biochemistry, August 2004 - March 2008