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Brainstorm Workshop on Biological Molecules, Cells, and Beyond,
August 4 and 5, 2014, UCSD.

News on our research:
Y. Zhao, Y. Kwan, J. Che, B. Li, and J. A. McCammon,
Phasefield approach to implicit solvation of biomolecules with Coulombfield approximation,
J. Chem. Phys., 139, 024111, 2013.
 What Water Looks Like to DNA 
New Computational Method Described in "The Journal of Chemical Physics" Allows Researchers to
Predict how Biological Molecules Interact with Water.
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This publication has been selected to be included in
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Our publication "Bo Li, Pei Liu, Zhenli Xu, and Shenggao Zhou,
Ionic size effects: generalized Boltzmann distributions,
counterion stratification and modified Debye length,
Nonlinearity, 26, 28992922, 2013" is included in the journal
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Scientific computing and numerical analysis; and applied aspects of partial differential
equations, dynamical systems, and stochastic process; with application to
continuum mechanics and materials, and more recently to biochemistry and biophysics.
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Mathematics and BiochemistryBiophysics (MBB)  Research Initiative
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 Senior Scientist, Center for Theoretical Biological Physics (CTBP),
an NSF Physics Frontiers Center, NSF grant PHY0822283, 7/1/2008  8/30/2014.
 PI (with two other PIs), UCSD Chancellor's Interdisciplinary Collaboratories grant,
1/1/2013  12/31/2014.
 PI (with two CoIs),
NIH grant R01GM096188,
7/01/2010  6/30/2014 with nocost extension to 6/30/2015.
 PI (with one CoPI), NSF grant DMS1319731, 9/1/2013  8/31/2016.
 Book project: Weak Convergence Methods for Variational Models of
Crystalline Solids, SpringerVerlag.

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Research Summary (November 2009)

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