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Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry


Associate Professor

In my research, I use computer simulations and statistical mechanics to study the behaviour of molecular and colloidal systems. In particular, I am interested in phase transitions, nucleation and self-assembly, and how thermodynamic and kinetic factors affect and control them.

Dr Reinhardt discusses his research


Simulations of DNA-origami self-assembly reveal design-dependent nucleation barriers
A Cumberworth, D Frenkel, A Reinhardt
– Nano Letters: a journal dedicated to nanoscience and nanotechnology
Quantitative real-time in-cell imaging reveals heterogeneous clusters of proteins prior to condensation
C Lan, J Kim, S Ulferts, F Aprile-Garcia, A Anandamurugan, R Grosse, R Sawarkar, A Reinhardt, T Hugel
– bioRxiv
Thermodynamics of high-pressure ice phases explored with atomistic simulations
A Reinhardt, M Bethkenhagen, F Coppari, M Millot, S Hamel, B Cheng
– Nature Communications
Designing multiphase biomolecular condensates by coevolution of protein mixtures
PY Chew, J Joseph, R Collepardo-Guevara, A Reinhardt
– bioRxiv
Physics-driven coarse-grained model for biomolecular phase separation with near-quantitative accuracy
JA Joseph, A Reinhardt, A Aguirre, PY Chew, KO Russell, JR Espinosa, A Garaizar, R Collepardo-Guevara
– Biophysical Journal
Comparison of experimental phase diagrams and residue-level coarse-grained simulations of intrinsically disordered proteins
MJ Maristany, R Collepardo-Guevara, JA Joseph, A Reinhardt
– Biophysical Journal
Physics-driven coarse-grained model for biomolecular phase separation with near-quantitative accuracy
J Joseph, A Reinhardt, A Aguirre, PY Chew, K Russell, J Rene Espinosa, A Garaizar, R Collepardo Guevara
– Nature Computational Science
Targeted modulation of protein liquid-liquid phase separation by evolution of amino-acid sequence
SM Lichtinger, A Garaizar, R Collepardo-Guevara, A Reinhardt
– PLoS Computational Biology
Quantum-mechanical exploration of the phase diagram of water
A Reinhardt, B Cheng
– Nature communications
Predicting the phase diagram of titanium dioxide with random search and pattern recognition.
A Reinhardt, CJ Pickard, B Cheng
– Phys Chem Chem Phys
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