Curriculum Vitae Federico Fogolari

Curriculum Vitae Federico Fogolari (February , 2021)

Name (first name, family name): Federico Fogolari
Place and date of birth: Udine (Italy), 7 May 1963

1988 - University in Trieste (Italy), Degree in Physics, with mark 110/110 cum laude (Supervisor: prof. G. Manzini)
1992 - International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA/ISAS) in Trieste (Italy), Biophysics sector, PhD (supervisors dr. G. Esposito and prof. P. Viglino).

Professional experience
11/1989 - 6/1990 - Biophysical Chemistry Laboratory of the University of Nijmegen (The Netherlands) (director prof. C. W. Hilbers)
2/1991 - 3/1997 - Department of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies, University of Udine (Italy), in the group of Prof. P. Viglino and Dr. G. Esposito.
5/1992 - 8/1992 - European Molecular Biology Laboratory, (EMBL) Heidelberg (Germany), in the group of A. Pastore, supported by a short term EMBO fellowship. 10/1995 – 9/1996 - University of California at San Diego in the research group of prof. McCammon, supported by a NATO fellowship.
4/1997 - 11/2004 - Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry at Scientific and Technological Department in the Faculty of Sciences at the University of Verona (Italy), in the group of Prof. H. Molinari.
11/2004- now - Professor of Applied Physics in the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies of the University of Udine (Italy).
7/2007 - visiting scholar at the University of Utrecht (The Netherlands) in the laboratory of prof. A. Bonvin.

Previous: Courses in NMR, statistics, physics, bioinformatics, biopolymer structure and dynamics for Biotechnology degree (Udine, Trieste, Verona) and in PhD schools in Milano, Padua.

Current: Bioinformatics, Principles of drug design, Quantum Computing and Communication, Physics

Research interests

Free energy and entropy for biological processes, Electrostatics in biomolecular systems, Implicit solvent methods for biomolecular simulations. Structural Bioinformatics, and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance theory and application.


Scientific and editorial activity
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Publications include articles in Nature Structural and Molecular Biology, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, Bioinformatics, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Biophysical Journal, Plos One, Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation, Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling, Journal of Chemical Physics, Journal of Biological Chemistry.

Author of 8 structures deposited in the Protein Data Bank.

Referee for many international journals such as: Aminoacids, Bioinformatics, Biophysical Journal, Biopolymers, BMC Bioinformatics, BMC Structural Biology, Chemical Reviews, Current Drug Design and Technology, Current Protein and Peptide Science, European Biophysical Journal, Journal of Computational Chemistry, Journal of Constraints, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing, Proteins: Structure, Function and Bioinformatics, Symposium on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, Philosophical Magazine, PLOS One.

Associate editor - BMC Structural Biology (Springer Nature group), section "Computational
Analysis" ( ISSN: 1472-6807 IF:1.308)

Editorial Board member - International Journal of Molecular Sciences (gruppo MDPI, Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, Basel, CH), section "Molecular Informatics".
( ISSN 1422-0067 IF 3.687).

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