Faculty of Biological Sciences

Dr Emanuele Paci

PhD - 1996
Associate Professor
School of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Contact:  Miall 6.01a, +44(0) 113 34 33806, email address for  

Research Interests

theoretical byophysics, computational chemistry and biological physics

Computational and theoretical studies of protein folding.

Mechanisms of forced unfolding and unbinding.

Protein and peptide aggregation.

Development of novel force fields.

Mechanism of pilus growth in bacteria.

 

Faculty Research and Innovation



Studentship information

See also:

Modules managed

BIOC3111 - Advanced Topics in Biochemistry I
BIOC3112 - Advanced Topics in Medical Biochemistry I
BIOC3221 - Advanced Topics in Biochemistry 2
BIOC3222 - Advanced Topics in Medical Biochemistry 2
BIOC3231 - Advanced Topics in Biochemistry 3
BIOC3232 - Advanced Topics in Medical Biochemistry 3
BIOL3112 - Advanced Topics for Biological Sciences 1
BIOL3210 - Advanced Topics for Biological Sciences 2
BIOL3211 - Advanced Topics for Biological Sciences 3
MICR3120 - Advanced Topics in Microbiology 1
MICR3211 - Advanced Topics in Microbiology 2
MICR3212 - Advanced Topics in Microbiology 3

Modules taught

BIOC1301 - Introductory Integrated Biochemistry: the Molecules and Processes of Life
BIOC1302 - Introductory Biochemistry: Practical Skills
BIOC1303 - Introductory Biochemistry: Problem Solving and Data Handling
BIOC2303 - Intermediate Biochemistry: Skills
BIOC3111/12 - ATU - Protein Dynamics
BIOC3160 - Laboratory/Literature/Computing Research Project
BIOC3221/22/31/32/BIOL3210/11/MICR3211/12 - MCB ATU modules (all)
BIOL5294M - MSc Bioscience Research Project Proposal
BIOL5392M - Bioscience MSc Research Project
BIOW5901X - Foundation module
BIOW5905X - Membrane proteins
MICR3080/3110/3190/3370/BIOC3160/61/BIOL3306 - All MCB projects
MICR3080/3110/3190/3370/BIOL3306 - MICR/BIOL projects

Centre membership: The Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology

Group Leader Dr Emanuele Paci  (Associate Professor)

theoretical byophysics, computational chemistry and biological physics 

Postgraduates

James Gowdy (Co-supervisor) 33% FTE
Carla Gómez Santiago (Co-supervisor) 25% FTE
Samuel Hickman (Co-supervisor) 33% FTE