Contact Details

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

Curriculum Vitae

since September 2012
PhD student in the Computational Biochemistry Group at the ICS-6: Structural Biochemistry, Forschungszentrum Jülich.

7/2011 - 01/2012
Diploma work in Bioinformatics with Dr. Aleš Svatoš at the Max-Planck-Institute for chemical ecology, Jena.

2005 - 2012
Undergraduate studies in Bioinformatics at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena and the Joseph Fourier University Grenoble.

Research Interests

  • Investigation of protein-protein docking
  • Implementation and improvement of Monte Carlo simulation methods for protein folding


Evaluation of the coarse-grained OPEP force field for protein-protein docking
P. Kynast, P. Derreumaux and B. Strodel
BMC Biophysics, 9:4 (2016) [link]

Mass spectrometry imaging of surface lipids on intact Drosophila melanogaster flies.
F. Kaftan, V. Vrkoslav, P. Kynast, P. Kulkarni, S. Böcker, J. Cvačka, M. Knaden, and A. Svatoš
Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 49, 223-232 (2014)  [link]