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personal data approved: 2020. IV. 08.
Personal data
István Zachar
name István Zachar
name of institution
doctoral school
ELTE Doctoral School of Biology (Academic staff member)
accreditation statement submitted to: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Contact details
phone number +36 1 372-2500/1707
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 2011
discipline to which degree belongs biology
institution granting the degree ELTE University
Employment
2017 - MTA Ökológiai Kutatóközpont
other (not specified) (Tudományos főmunkatárs)
2014 - Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
egyetemi kutató
2012 - Parmenides Foundation (research institute, not university)
other (not specified) (research fellow)
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 0
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 0
students who obtained their degrees:
Research
research area evolutionary biology, origin of life, origin of language, origin of mitochondria and eukaryotes, major evolutionary transitions, human insight learing, neural networks, machine learning
research field in which current research is conducted biology
Publications
2020

Zachar István, Boza Gergely: Endosymbiosis before eukaryotes: mitochondrial establishment in protoeukaryotes, CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR LIFE SCIENCES Online first:
type of document: Journal paper/Review paper
language: English
URL 
2019

Számadó Szabolcs, Czégel Dániel, Zachar István: One problem, too many solutions: How costly is honest signalling of need?, PLOS ONE 14: (1) e0208443
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English
URL 
2019

Czégel Dániel, Zachar István, Szathmáry Eörs: Multilevel selection as Bayesian inference, major transitions in individuality as structure learning, ROYAL SOCIETY OPEN SCIENCE 6: (8) p. 190202.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English
URL 
2018

Zachar István, Szilágyi András, Számadó Szabolcs, Szathmáry Eörs: Farming the mitochondrial ancestor as a model of endosymbiotic establishment by natural selection, PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 115: (7) pp. E1504-E1510.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 10
language: English
URL 
2017

Zachar I, Szathmary E: Breath-giving cooperation: critical review of origin of mitochondria hypotheses Major unanswered questions point to the importance of early ecology, BIOLOGY DIRECT 12: 19
type of document: Journal paper/Review paper
number of independent citations: 12
language: English
URL 
2017

Szilágyi András, Zachar István, Scheuring István, Kun Ádám, Könnyű Balázs, Czárán Tamás: Ecology and Evolution in the RNA World Dynamics and Stability of Prebiotic Replicator Systems, LIFE 7: (4) 48
type of document: Journal paper/Review paper
number of independent citations: 10
language: English
URL 
2015

Kun Ádám, Szilágyi András, Könnyű Balázs, Zachar István, Boza Gergely, Szathmáry Eörs: The dynamics of the RNA world: Insights and challenges, ANNALS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES 1341: pp. 75-95.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 23
language: English
URL 
2011

Zachar I: The feasibility of segmentation of protolanguage, INTERACTION STUDIES 12: (1) pp. 1-35.
type of document: Journal paper/Review paper
number of independent citations: 1
language: English
URL 
2011

Zachar I, Fedor A, Szathmáry E: Two different template replicators coexisting in the same protocell: stochastic simulation of an extended chemoton model, PLOS ONE 6: (7) e21380
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 8
language: English
URL 
2010

Zachar I, Szathmáry E: A New Replicator: A theoretical framework for analyzing replication, BMC BIOLOGY 8: 21
type of document: Journal paper/Review paper
number of independent citations: 22
language: English
URL 
Number of independent citations to these publications:86 
Scientometric data
list of publications and citations
number of scientific publications that meet accreditation criteria:
20
number of scientific publications:
20
monographs and professional books:
0
monographs/books in which chapters/sections were contributed:
2 
art/engineering creative works:
0
number of independent citations to scientific publications and creative works:
109

 
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