Professor Arieh Warshel

  • Education: BSc Chemistry (Technion, Israel), MSc and PhD Chemical Physics (Weizmann Institute of Sciences, Israel)
  • Major honors: Nobel Laureate (Chemistry, 2013), Member National Academy of Sciences (2009), Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (2008), Fellow of the Biophysical Society (2000)
  • Role(s): Group leader, Dana and David Dornsife Chair in Chemistry & Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at USC
  • Email: warshel@usc.edu

 

Z.T. Chu

  • Education: BSc Chemistry (University of Science and Technology of China, China), PhD Physical Chemistry (Arizona State University, USA)
  • Role(s): Executive MOLARIS developer, Research Scientist
  • Research Project(s): Involved in all current projects where required
  • Email: ztchu@usc.edu

 

S. Mukherjee

  • Role: Postdoctoral Assistant
  • Education: BSc Physics (University of Calcutta, 1998, India), MSc Biophysics (University of Kalyani, India, 2000), PhD Computational Biology (Jadavpur University, India, 2008)
  • Research Project(s): Structure-Function relationships of biological motors, CG simulations of complex biomolecules
  • Email: shayantm@usc.edu

 

R.P. Bora

  • Role: Postodtoral Assistant
  • Education: BSc Chemistry (Nagarjuna University, 1997, India), MSc Physical Chemistry (Andhra University, 2000, India), PhD Theoretical and Computational Chemistry (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 2007, India)
  • Research Project(s): Enzyme catalysis; GTP hydrolysis, Phosphate hydrolysis
  • Email: rbora@usc.edu
  • https://sites.google.com/site/ramcompbiochem/home

 

H.W. Yoon

  • Role: Graduate Student
  • Education: MSc Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology (University of Minnesota, USA, 2013)
  • Research Project(s): Sugar selectivity by nucleotide polymerases (EVB).
  • Email: hanwooly@usc.edu

 

Raphael Alhadeff

  • Role: Postdoctoral Assistant
  • Education: BSc Chemistry & Biology (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 2008), PhD Biochemistry (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 2014)
  • Research Project(s): Secondary active transporters
  • Email: raphael.alhadeff@usc.edu

 

Myungjin Lee

  • Role: Graduate Student
  • Education: BSc Chemistry (Sookmyung Women's University, Korea, 2012), Msc Physical Chemistry (Sookmyung Women's University, Korea, 2014)
  • Research Project(s): Ion Channel, Monte Carlo simulations
  • Email: myungjil@usc.edu

 

Garima Jindal

  • Role: Postdoctoral Assistant
  • Education: BSc Chemistry (University of Delhi, India, 2007), Msc Organic Chemistry (University of Delhi, India, 2009), PhD Computational Chemistry (IIT Bombay, India, 2015)
  • Research Project(s): Enzyme Design, QM/MM
  • Email: garimaji@usc.edu

 

Mikolaj Feliks

  • Role: Postdoctoral Assistant
  • Education: MSc Biotechnology (Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland, 2007), PhD Computational Biochemistry (University of Bayreuth, Germany, 2014)
  • Research Project(s): QM/MM Free Energy Calculations in DNA Polymerase β
  • Email: feliks@usc.edu

 

Vesselin Kolev

  • Role: Postdoctoral Assistant
  • Education: MSc Physical Chemistry and Chemical Physics (Sofia University, Bulgaria, 1999), PhD Theoretical Chemistry (Sofia University, Bulgaria, 2010)
  • Research Project(s): Secondary active transporters, ion channels, Monte Carlo simulations
  • Email: kolev@usc.edu

 

Dibyendu Mondal

  • Role: Graduate Student
  • Education: BSc Chemistry (Presidency College, Kolkata, India, 2013), Msc Chemistry (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India, 2015)
  • Research Project(s): Drug Resistance, Drug Design β
  • Email: dmondal@usc.edu

 

Subhendu Roy

  • Role: Postdoctoral Assistant
  • Education: BSc Chemistry (Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, India, 2006), Msc Chemical Sciences (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 2009), PhD Computational Chemistry (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 2013)
  • Research Project(s): Enzyme catalysis, Entropy calculations
  • Email: subhendr@usc.edu

 

The Warshelites to date

Below you find a jigsaw of all people who have been working with Prof. Warshel at USC until 2013. A tabled version with important details can be downloaded here. Since we are in the process of finishing the webpage, the list provided may not be complete yet. Please don't hesitate to email us for providing the necessary details if you are missing yourself on here!