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CHEMICAL COMPUTING GROUP ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE CCG EXCELLENCE AWARDS FOR THE FALL 2015 ACS NATIONAL MEETING

MONTREAL, Canada, July 29, 2015

Chemical Computing Group (CCG) and the American Chemical Society's (ACS) Division of Computers in Chemistry (COMP) congratulate the winners of the CCG Excellence Awards for the Fall 2015 ACS National Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts.

The award winners’ research will be recognized at the award presentation ceremony during the COMP Division Poster Session on Tuesday August 18, 2015. Each winner will receive an award certificate, a one-year MOE (Molecular Operating Environment) software license for the winners’ research group, as well as financial support to cover their travel costs to Boston.

The winners are:

  • Ruibin Liang, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago
    Multiscale simulation reveals a multifaceted mechanism of proton permeation through the influenza A M2 proton channel
  • Rebecca Carlson, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota
    Catalysis in Metal Organic Frameworks: Ethylene Oligomerization and Methane to Methanol Conversion
  • Bo Peng, Department of Chemistry, University of Washington
    Equation of Motion Coupled-Cluster Calculations of K-edge X-ray Absorption Spectra
  • Ka Un Lao, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The Ohio State University
    Accurate, efficient, and insightful quantum chemistry calculations of non-covalent interactions for large systems
  • Daniel Smith, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Auburn University
    Psi4NumPy: A Hybrid C++/Python Interpreted Quantum Chemistry Programming Environment

About CCG Excellence Awards

The Chemical Computing Group (CCG) Excellence Awards were created to recognize and promote young scientists who use computational chemistry to further their scientific research. For more information about the CCG Excellence Awards, please visit: www.chemcomp.com/research-academic.htm

About Chemical Computing Group

Chemical Computing Group (CCG) is a leading supplier of software solutions for life sciences. For more information visit: www.chemcomp.com

For additional information please contact:

Petrina Kamya, PhD
Academic Services Manager
(514) 393-1055

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