Anatoly Boris Kolomeisky Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Anatoly Boris Kolomeisky

Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Rice University

I am a Professor of Chemistry at Rice University. I am specializing in Theoretical Chemistry and Theoretical Biophysics. My main research goal is to understand mechanisms of complex chemical and biological processes utilizing tools of Statistical Mechanics.


I was born in Soviet Union in 1967. After graduating from Moscow State University (Chemistry Department) with MS in Chemistry I moved to USA. In 1994 I was accepted as a graduate student at Cornell University, where I worked with prof. Ben Widom. I received a PhD in Chemistry in 1998. I worked as a postdoctoral research associate with Prof. Michael E. Fisher from 1998 till 2000. In 2000 I joined Department of Chemistry at Rice University where I went from Assistant Professor to Full Professor.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    motor proteins and molecular motors, cytoskeleton dynamics, mechanisms of biological signaling, channel-facilitated molecular transport, protein search for targets on DNA


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