Dr. Mary Cheng
PhD in Chem Eng, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
Research Interests: Modeling, medicinal chem, ion transport, protein-lipid interactions.
Current Pitt student with a double major in Molecular Biology and Spanish.
Research Interests: Protein structure and dynamics and protein-ligand interactions.
Dr. Pemra Doruker
PhD in Chemical Engineering, Bogazici University, Turkey
Research Interests: Comp struct biol, Protein dynamics and interactions, Multi-scale modeling and simulation
Dr. Burak Kaynak
PhD in Physics, Bogazici University, Turkey
Research Interests: Mathematical and Computational Physics; Multi-scale modeling and stochastic simulation
Dr. James Krieger
PhD in Comp Biol, U of Cambridge, UK
Research Interests: Structural biol and bioinformatics; protein dynamics and signaling.
Dr. JiYoung Lee
PhD in Phys, Pohang U of Sci and Technol
Research Interests: Mol Pharmacol, Drug Discovery, and Comp Biophys.
MS in Medicinal Chem, Peking U
Research Interests: Quantitative Sys Pharmacol.
Daniel A. Peņaherrera
BS in Economics, Arizona State University.
Research Interests: Developing new methods for protein design using deep learning.
BA Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Duties: Provides project management and research administration support to the Bahar Lab.
Qingya Shi (Hannah)
8-year MD Program of Tsinghua University, China
Research Interests: Bioinformatics, modeling, quantitative systems pharmacology
MS Biochemistry, Iowa State University
Research Interests: Drug discovery and dynamics of intrinsically disordered protein domains
Haotian "Frank" Zhang
Bachelors- Pharmaceutical Science. From: China Pharmaceutical University in Nanjing, PRC.
Research interests: new drug development
MS in Pharmaceutical Sci, U of Pittsburgh, USA
Research Interests: Mesoscale modeling.