Michael Shirts | AIChE

Michael Shirts

Michael is Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Colorado Boulder. Prior to that he was member of the faculty at the University of Virginia (2008-2015). He is the recipient of a 2014 NSF CAREER award, 2012 ACS COMP OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award. His research interests include understanding and designing materials at the molecular scale, computed-aided drug design, and improvements in molecular simulation and property prediction for engineering. Michael is also a founding editor of the Living Journal of Computational Molecular Science.