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Jimin Wang, PhD

Research Scientist in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

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Jimin Wang, PhD


Dr. Wang completed his BS in Chemistry at Peking University in China in June, 1982, his PhD in Chemistry and Biochemistry at UC, San Diego in June, 1988. Following a brief post-doctoral training at UC, San Diego, Dr. Wang moved to Yale University in September, 1991, to work with Professor T. A. Steitz. He has been at Yale University since then.

Jimin is skilled in developing new methods for quantitative analysis of experimental charge density maps and electrostatic potential maps. He is knowledgeable in analysis of molecular dynamics trajectories and other large-scale structural analysis, and many software packages for publication quality illustrations. He has published over 150 peer-reviewed scientific papers. He is knowledgeable in many aspects of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and their interfaces.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of California, San Diego (1988)