Dmitry Zakharov

Courant Instructor
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York University

Office: 926 Warren Weaver Hall
Phone: (212) 992-7338
Office hours: Thursdays 11:30-12:30 and 2:00-3:00 or by appointment

Research interests: I am interested in various aspects of the theory of integrable systems, especially in its relations to algebraic geometry and differential geometry.

Seminar: I am the organizer of the Algebraic Geometry Seminar at NYU.

PhD: I defended my PhD at Columbia University in 2010. My advisor was Igor Krichever.


  • Izzet Coskun, Majid Hadian, Dmitry Zakharov, Dense PGL-orbits in products of Grassmannians, accepted to J. of Algebra, arXiv:1405.0079 [PDF]
  • Samuel Grushevsky, Dmitry Zakharov, The double ramification cycle and the theta divisor, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 142 (2014), no. 12, 4053-4064 [PDF]
  • Samuel Grushevsky, Dmitry Zakharov, The zero section of the universal semiabelian variety, and the double ramification cycle, Duke Math. J. 163 (2014), no. 5, 953-982 [PDF]
  • Dmitry Zakharov, The Weierstrass representation of discrete isotropic surfaces in R^{2,1}, R^{3,1} and R^{2,2}, Funct. Anal. Appl. 45 (2011), no. 1, 25-32 [PDF]
  • Igor Krichever, Dmitry Zakharov, A note on critical points of soliton equations, Anal. Math. Phys. 1 (2011), no. 1, 15-35 [PDF]
  • Dmitry Zakharov, A discrete analogue of the modified Novikov-Veselov hierarchy, Int. Math. Res. Not. IMRN 2010, 18, 3463-3488 [PDF]
  • Dmitry Zakharov, Isoperiodic deformations of the acoustic operator and periodic solutions of the Harry Dym equation, Theoret. and Math. Phys. 153 (2007), no. 1, 1388-1397 [PDF]