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Matthieu Chavent

Structural Bioinformatics and Computational Biochemistry Unit
Dept. of Biochemistry
University of Oxford
South Parks Road

Telephone: 01865 613304
Fax: 01865 613238

e-mail: matthieu.chavent@bioch.ox.ac.uk

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My research focuses on modelling cell surface receptors using new technologies such as GPU computing. I am also interested by molecular visualization to decipher complex dynamic systems such as lipid rafts or protein-lipid aggregations. More infos about my research background and interests here.

Recent Publications (Google Scholar Index)

A. Caroline E. Dahl, M. Chavent, M.S.P. Samson
Bendix: Intuitive helix geometry analysis and abstraction
Bioinformatics, Advance Access, 2012.[link]

M. Chavent, A. Vanel, A. Tek, B. Levy, B. Raffin, M. Baaden
Unified Molecular Representations Accelerated by Graphics Processors : Balls, Sticks and Hyperboloids from Macro- to Meso-Scale Dynamics
Journal of Computational Chemistry, 32 (13), 2924-2935, 2011.[link]

M. Chavent, B. Levy, M. Krone, K. Bidmon, J. P. Nomine, T. Ertl, M. Baaden
GPU-powered tools boost molecular visualization
Briefings in Bioinformatics, 12 (6), 689-701, 2011.[link]
Last updated 2 March 2012