Contact Details

Forschungszentrum Jülich
ICS-6: Structural Biochemistry
52425 Jülich, Germany
Telefon: +49-2461-61-9486

Curriculum Vitae

since November 2013
PhD student at ICS-6: Structural Biochemistry, Forschungszentrum Jülich and AICES, RWTH Aachen University.

The PhD is funded by AICES.

2011 - 2013
MSc in Simulation Sciences, German Research School for Simulation Sciences, RWTH Aachen University.

2006 - 2011
Undergraduate studies in Chemical Engineering, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden.

Research Interests

  • Implementation of implicit solvent models for protein simulations.
  • Functional amyloids.


Advances in the Simulation of Protein Aggregation at the Atomistic Scale
M. Carballo-Pacheco and B. Strodel
J. Phys. Chem. B, 120, 2991–2999 (2016) [link]

Oligomer Formation of Toxic and Functional Amyloid Peptides Studied with Atomistic Simulations
M. Carballo-Pacheco, A. Ismail, and B. Strodel.
J. Phys. Chem. B, 119, 9696-9705 (2015) [link]

Extension of the FACTS implicit solvation model to membranes
M. Carballo Pacheco, I. Vancea, and B. Strodel.
J. Chem. Theory Comput., 10, 3163-3176 (2014) [pdf]