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Maysam Moussalem


PhD candidate in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Austin


Advisor: Professor Chandrajit Bajaj

Group: Computational Visualization Center

Interests: Lead optimization in computational drug design (medicinal chemistry), parallel computing

Journal articles

Rezaul Chowdhury, Muhibur Rasheed, Donald Keidel, Maysam Moussalem, Arthur Olson, Michel Sanner, Chandrajit Bajaj, Protein-Protein Docking with F2Dock 2.0 and GB-Rerank, PLoS ONE 8(3): e51307.

Cyrus Harrison, Paul A. Navrátil, Maysam Moussalem, Ming Jiang, Hank Childs, Efficient Dynamic Derived Field Generation on Many-Core Architectures Using Python, Proceedings of Workshop on Python for High Performance and Scientific Computing (PyHPC) 2012.


Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship, 2011-2012

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2008-2011

Microelectronics and Computer Development Fellowship, 2007-2008

Graduate Dean’s Prestigious Fellowship Supplement, The Graduate School, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008-2012

Dean’s Excellence Award, College of Natural Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Fall 2007

Lifetime Member of the National Scholars Honor Society, December 2007

Additional Links

Computational Visualization Seminar

CAPRI Challenge

Advanced Biomolecular Modeling Techniques Wiki

Graduate Women in Computing


E-mail: maysam AT cs.utexas.edu