Efremov Roman G.
Scientific degree: Ph. D., D. Sc.
Status: leading scientist, head of the Laboratory.
Address: M.M. Shemyakin & Yu.A. Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Laboratory of Biomolecular Modeling, Ul. Miklukho-Maklaya, 16/10, Moscow V-437, 117997 GSP, Russia.
Tel.: +7 (495) 3355155.
Fax: +7 (495) 3355033.
2000: D.Sc. degree in Physics & Mathematics (doctor in physical and mathematical sciences, specialization: Molecular Biophysics), awarded by the M.V. Lomonosov State University (Moscow); Specialization: Biophysics.
Thesis: Molecular modeling of membrane proteins.
1986: Ph.D. degree in Physics & Mathematics (candidate in physical and mathematical sciences), awarded by the M.V. Lomonosov State University (Moscow); Specialization: Biophysics.
Thesis: Topography and microenvironment of chromophore-binding sites in bacterial and visual rhodopsins. Resonance Raman spectroscopy and quantum chemical calculations.
1983–1986: Graduate education at Moscow Engineering Physics Institute & M.M. Shemyakin Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences.
1977–1983: Undergraduate education at Moscow Engineering Physics Institute, Department of Experimental and Theoretical Physics.
1983: Master of Sciences degree (with honors) in Biophysics and Radiation Physics.
Diploma Project: Mathematical algorithms in protein secondary structure determination based on Raman spectroscopic data and prediction techniques.
Appointments and positions:
Head of Laboratory of Biomolecular Modeling at M.M. Shemyakin & Yu.A. Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences. Ul. Miklukho-Maklaya, 16/10, Moscow V-437, 117997 GSP, Russia.
M.V. Lomonosov State University (Moscow), Biological Faculty, Department of Bioengineering, Vorobiovy gory, 119899, Moscow.
Joint Supercomputer Center, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky prospekt, 32a, 17334, Moscow.
Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, INSERM U 279, Centre de Recherches et dEtudes en Simulations et Modélisation Moléculaire (CRESIMM), UFR de Chimie, Bat. C8, 59655 Villeneuve dAscq, France.
1993–2003: Invited Professor.
Université de Reims, INSERM U. 314, CHRU, Laboratoire de Spectroscopies et Structures Biomoléculaires, 45 rue Cognacq Jay, 51092 Reims, France.
1992–2001: Invited Professor.
2001–2003: The Science Support Foundation (Russia) award.
2000–present: Scholarship from the Russian Academy of Sciences.
1993: Recipient of the Academia Club (Academiae Europaeae) of Russia and Robert Koch Foundation prize.
1997–present: Courses of lectures Moleculer modeling of biopolymers for 4-th and 5-th year students. Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.
Field of scientific interest: Protein structure and dynamics, membrane-protein interactions, theoretical models of protein solvation, membrane biophysics, molecular simulations (Monte Carlo, molecular dynamics), vibrational spectroscopy of proteins. More detailed description of my projects is available here.
List of publications is here.
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