photo

Contact Details

Forschungszentrum Jülich
ICS-6: Structural Biochemistry
52425 Jülich
Germany
Telefon: +49-2461-61-3670
Email: b.strodel at fz-juelich.de

Curriculum Vitae

since 2015
Head of the Computational Biochemistry Group at the ICS-6: Structural Biochemistry, Forschungszentrum Jülich.

since 2011
Junior-Professor at the Institute of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf.

2009-2014
Head of the Young Investigators Group Multiscale Modelling of Protein Interactions at the ICS-6: Structural Biochemistry, Forschungszentrum Jülich.

2006-2008
Postdoc in the group of Prof. Dr. David J. Wales, Chemistry Department, University of Cambridge, UK.

2001-2005
Ph.D. with Prof. Dr. Gerhard Stock, Institute of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main.

2000
Diploma work in Chemistry with Prof. Georg Jansen at the Institute of Theoretical Chemistry, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf.

1995-2000
Undegraduate studies in Chemistry (major) and Physics (minor) at the Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Awards and appointments

  • since 2016: Associate Editor of RSC Advances
  • 1998-2000: Fellowship from the German National Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)
  • 1998-1999: Fellowship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Research Interests

  • Computational enzyme design.
  • Protein-protein and protein-membrane interactions.
  • Protein aggregation.
  • Amyloid diseases.

Publications

see here

Theses

PhD thesis: Quantum-mechanical modeling of dynamics and femtosecond spectroscopy of photoisomerizations in condensed phase (in German)

Diploma thesis: Spheroidal multipole expansion for the calculation of intermolecular interactions