In connection with Prof. Arieh Warshel (77) becoming doctor honoris causa at UiT the Arctict University of Tromsø, Bjørn Olav Brandsdal and Kenneth Ruud organised a mini-symposium with former PhD students of Arieh as invited speakers. The very interesting talks from yesterday (25.09.18) included:
Arieh Warshel – “Computer Modeling of Biomolecular Systems”
Johan Åqvist – “Entropy and Enzyme Catalysis”
Avital Shurk – “Insights from Valence Bond – A Step Towards Rational Design“
Tomasz Wesolowski – “Opening a Pandora’s box with Professor Arieh Warshel: Frozen-Density Embedding Theory view on QM/MM methods“
Edina Rosta – “Dynamics and Reaction Mechanism of Phosphate Catalytic Enzymes“
The talks with Warshel and Åqvist were streamed live and can be viewed here.