Principal Investigator

Dr. Jing Huang
Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Basel
M.Sc., Physics, Tsinghua University
B.Sc., Physics, Tsinghua University


Postdoctoral Research Associates

Dr. You Xu
force field development; protein-DNA interactions
Ph.D., Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet
M.Sc., Computational Chemistry, East China University of Science and Technology
B.Sc., Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Southeast University

Dr. Yi Shi
intrinsically disordered proteins; membrane proteins
Ph.D., Bioinformatics, University of Science and Technology of China
B.Sc., Biotechnology, Yunnan University

Dr. Zongyang Qiu
protein dynamics under complicated electrostatic environments
Ph.D., Physics, University of Science and Technology of China
B.Sc., Physics, Fujian Normal University

Dr. Yingnan Hou
protein-protein interactions; co-supervised with Dr. Xu Li
Ph.D., Mathematics, Shandong University
B.Sc., Mathematics, Henan University

Dr. Xiang Yu.
simulation algorithm development
Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Rutgers University
B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Penn State University

Ms. Wenyi Zhang.
docking algorithms; drug design
Ph.D.(to be expected), Computer Science, Northeast Normal University
B.Sc., Computer Scinece, Northeast Normal University




PhD Students

Mr. Ye Ding
force field development; statistical learning
B.Sc., Applied Physics, Dalian University of Technology



Mr. Chengwei Zhang
multiscale simulation; protein-DNA interactions
M.Sc., Bioinformatics, CAS Beijing Institute of Genomics
B.Sc., Biology, Beijing Normal University

Ms. Tengyu Xie
sampling; protein structure prediction
M.Eng., Control Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University of Technology
B.Eng., Measurement and Control Technology, Wuhan Institute of Technology

Ms. Xiaoli Lu
membrane protein simulations; free energy methods
M.Sc., Biology, Northwestern Polytechnical University
B.Sc., Biology, Northwestern Polytechnical University

Mr. Jingfeng Chen
Polarizable force fields; QM/MM
M.Sc., Environmental Science, Shandong University
B.Sc., Chemistry, Jilin University

Ms. Jing Xiao
Development and implementation of MD algorithms; co-supervised with Dr. Changbin Yu
M.Sc., Electric Engineering, University of Southampton
B.Sc., Biomedical Engineering, Northeastern University

Research Assistants

Mr. Cheng Qian
protein-protein interactions; free energy calculations
B.Sc., Physics, Shandong University

Mr. Houhou Huang
ion-induced protein conformational change
M.Sc., Physical Chemistry, Jilin University
B.Sc., Materials Chemistry, Inner Mongolia University

Mr. Jian Zhu
force field development
M.Sc., Cell Biology, Shandong University
B.S.M., Forensic Science, Xi’an Jiaotong University

Ms. Qiaozhu Tan
MPID force field
M.Sc., Pharmacy, CAS Northwest Institute of Plateau Biology
B.S.M., Pharmacy, Qinghai University for Nationalities

System Adminstrator

Mr. Yidan Wang
B.E., Communication Engineering, Zhejiang University City College