Welcome to the Zimmerman Research Group webpage. Our group specializes in the development and application of first principles methods to solar and catalysis challenges. Please see the above links for specific descriptions of our ongoing work. Also feel free to contact Dr. Zimmerman at paulzim.at.umich.edu with any questions.

Recent Publications

81. M. A. Majewski, P. J. Chmielewski, A. Chien, Y. Hong, T. Lis, D. Kim, P. M. Zimmerman, M. Stepien, “5,10-Dimesityldiindeno[1,2-a:2′,1′-i]phenanthrene: A Stable Biradicaloid Derived from Chichibabin’s Hydrocarbon,” Chem. Sci., 10, 3413-3420, (2019), DOI:10.1039/c9sc00170k.

80. H. Albright, P. S. Riehl, C. C. McAtee, J. P. Reid, J. R. Ludwig, L. A. Karp, P. M. Zimmerman, M. S. Sigman, C. S. Schindler, “Iron(III) Homo-Dimers as Superelectrophiles in Catalytic Carbonyl-Olefin Metathesis,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 141, 1690-1700, (2019), DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b11840.

79. J. Goetz, A. Tewari, P. M. Zimmerman, “Active Learning for Non-Parametric Regression Using Purely Random Trees,” Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 32, (2018).

78. H. Kim, P. M. Zimmerman, “The Coupled Double Triplet State in Singlet Fission,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 20, 30083-30094, (2018), DOI:10.1039/C8CP06256K.

77. R. K. Burdick, O. Varnavski, A. Molina, L. Upton, P. M. Zimmerman, T. Goodson, III, “Predicting and Controlling Entangled Two-Photon Absorption in Diatomic Molecules,” J. Phys. Chem. A,122, 8198-8212, (2018), DOI:10.1021/acs.jpca.8b07466.

76. B. Keller, Z. Cai, A. Muthike, P. Sahu, H. Kim, A. Eshun, P. M. Zimmerman, D. Zhang, T. Goodson, III, “Investigating the Optical Properties of Thiophene Additions to s-Indacene Donors with Diketopyrrolopyrrole, Isoindigo, and Thienothiophene Acceptors,” J. Phys. Chem. C, (2018), DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b08567.