Workshop Details
Coarse-Grained Modeling of Structure and Dynamics of Biomacromolecules (registration fees includes Tues and Thurs lunches)
07/23/2012 - 07/27/2012
Meeting Description:

Purpose of the workshop:
The purpose of the workshop is to bring together eminent scholars with expertise in coarse-grained modeling to study the structure and dynamics of proteins, nucleic acids and other biological macromolecules. Several different aspects of coarse-grained modeling will be discussed, such as:

i) development of statistical coarse-grained potentials
ii) structure prediction based on coarse-grained modeling
iii) prediction of structural flexibility and low-frequency domain motions using normal mode analysis, elastic network models and computer simulations, and their importance for biological functions of macromolecules.

A special focus will be given to the analysis of conformational changes in biological systems using coarse-grained models and their applications to biomolecular machines. A significant emphasis will be given to the diversity at our workshop by having a good balance of gender, ethnic origin and U.S./Non-U.S. citizens among the invited speakers

Supporting Files:

Meeting Venue:

Telluride Intermediate School
725 West Colorado Avenue Telluride CO 81435

Coarse-Grained Modeling of Structure and Dynamics of Biomacromolecules (registration fees includes Tues and Thurs lunches) Registered Meeting Participants:
Participant Organization
Chen, Shi-Jie University
Chirikjian, Greg Johns Hopkins University
de Groot, Bert Max Planck Institute for biophysical chemistry
Dima, Ruxandra University of Cincinnati
Esai Selvan, Myvizhi Schrodinger, Inc.
Hunt, John Columbia University
Jernigan, Robert [2nd Reservation] Iowa State University
Kihara, Daisuke Purdue University
Kloczkowski, Andrzej The Ohio State University
Lee, Donghan Max-Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Micheletti, Cristian International School for Advanced Studies, SISSA
Miyashita, Osamu University of Arizona
Miyazawa, Sanzo Gunma University
Orozco, Modesto Institut for Research in Biomedicine
Salvatella, Xavier ICREA and IRB Barcelona
Sanbonmatsu, Karissa LANL
Stan, George University of Cincinnati
Takada, Shoji Kyoto University
Tama, Florence University of Arizona
Vakser, Ilya University of Kansas
Zheng, Wenjun university
Zou, Xiaoqin University of Missouri-Columbia

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