Martin Karplus

Martin Karplus (born March 15, 1930, Vienna) is an Austrian-born American theoretical chemist. He has been Theodore William Richards Professor of Chemistry at Harvard University since 1979. He is also Director of the Biophysical Chemistry Laboratory, a joint laboratory between the French National Center for Scientific Research and the University of Strasbourg, France.

He received a BA degree from Harvard University in 1950, and a Ph.D. from California Institute of Technology in 1953 while working with Linus Pauling. He was an NSF Postdoctoral Fellow at Oxford University (1953–55) where he worked with Charles Coulson. His brother, Robert Karplus, was an internationally recognised physicist and educator at University of California, Berkeley.

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... Bruce Gelin (w/ Karplus and McCammon published the first MD simulation of BPTI)--"Dynamics of Folded Proteins") J ... Andrew McCammon (UCSD) (w/ Karplus and Gelin published the first MD simulation of BPTI (see above publication) B ... States (The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston) Martin J ...

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