NIH Center Faculty Members

NIH Center Members – November 6, 2018

NIH Center Members

Faculty

emad
Emad Tajkhorshid
Director
Beckman, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Chemistry, Bioengineering


Membrane proteins, cellular-scale modeling, computational drug design

alek
Alek Aksimentiev
Beckman, Physics


Molecular simulation; bionanotechnology



rafael
Rafael C. Bernardi
Biophysics Cluster
Department of Physics, Auburn University


Protein Mechanostability and Hybrid QM/MM Methods

chris
Chris Chipot
Beckman, Physics


Membrane protein simulations, enhanced sampling and free-energy methods

sanjay
L.V. "Sanjay" Kale
Beckman, Computer Science


Parallel computing; CSE applications; adaptive runtime systems

zan
Zan Luthey-Schulten
Beckman, Chemistry


Whole cell simulation

shukla
Diwakar Shukla
Blue Waters


Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Administration

System Administrator

macie
Lesley Butler
Office Manager
Main Contact
paritosh
Paritosh Garg
Beckman

Software Development

haochuan
Haochuan Chen
Beckman


NAMD Developer

dgomes
Diego Barreto Gomes
Auburn University



david
David Hardy
Beckman


NAMD Developer

jim
Jim Phillips
NCSA


NAMD Developer

mariano
Mariano Spivak
Beckman


Hybrid QM/MM Methods

john
John Stone
Beckman


VMD Developer

Research Scientists

zhaleh
Zhaleh Ghaemi
Chemistry
melih
Melih Sener
Beckman
pochao
Po-Chao Wen
Beckman

Postdoctoral Associates

chun
Chun Kit Chan
Physics
ashkan
Ashkan Ghaan
Biochemistry and Beckman


Large-scale Conformational Transitions

payam
Payam Kelich
Beckman


Molecular dynamics simulations, Machine Learning

shobhna
Shobhna
Beckman
fulbabu
Md Fulbabu Sk
Beckman


Molecular Modeling and Drug Discovery

noah
Noah Trebesch
Beckman/Biochemistry


Membrane Transporters, Cellular Membrane Structures

Graduate Students

moeen
Hossein Omidi Ardali
Biochemistry


Molecular dynamics studies of membrane binding processes and lipid-protein interactions

aaron
Aaron Chan
Biophysics
tianle
Tianle Chen
Biophysics


Conformation change of GLUT3 using colvars

cade
Cade Duckworth
Biophysics


Molecular dynamics of membrane proteins, scientific software development

hale
Hale Hasdemir
Biophysics



yupengli
Yupeng Li
Biophysics and Quantitative Biology


Protein-lipid interactions, Membrane transporters, Peripheral proteins

moeen
Moeen Meigooni
Biophysics
hyunpark
Hyun Park
Biophysics
alexmarc
Alexandre Plastow
Biophysics
ali
Ali Rasouli
Biophysics


Molecular dynamics study of membrane transporters

tianle
Carlos Cuellar Rodriguez
Biophysics and Quantitative Biology


Machine learning applications to structural biophysics

eric
Eric Shinn
Biophysics
matt
Matt Sinclair
Biochemistry
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