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Congratulations to the 2018 MacArthur Fellows

Posted on 10/4/18 in News

On October 4, 2018, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced the 2018 MacArthur Fellows.  These individuals “have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction” (MacArthur).  Each Fellow has been awarded a 5-year, “no strings […]

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Camacho Honored for Outstanding Mentorship in STEM

Posted on 9/25/18 in News

On June 25, 2018 the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) declared 140 individuals and organizations to be recipients of Presidential Awards for Excellence in teaching or mentoring in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).  Dr. […]

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Bin Yu Receives 2018 Elizabeth L. Scott Award

Posted on 9/11/18 in News

On August 1, 2018, Professor Bin Yu was awarded the Elizabeth L. Scott Award at the Joint Statistical Meetings held in Vancouver, British Columbia.  The award is presented every other year in honor of Elizabeth L. Scott’s commitment to women’s career advancement in academia.  According […]

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Accelerating Molecular Dynamics to Reach Unprecedented Simulation Times with Atomistic Accuracy

Posted on 9/6/18 in Research Articles

Molecular dynamics (MD), the numerical integration of the equations of motions of atoms and molecules, is one of the most powerful tools available to materials scientists, chemists, and biologists, because it provides a fully resolved view of the spatio-temporal evolution of materials. Because of its […]

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An example of application of Accelerated Dynamics methods to biological system, to study small ligand migration within the internal network of myoglobin. Typical transition times between cavities range from 1 to 100 nanoseconds. Here, a carbon monoxyde molecule is in the DP cavity, and other cavities are represented.