CBIS Research Faculty
Research Faculty at CBIS
Angel Garcia

Angel Garcia

Professor of Physics and Senior Constellation Professor in Biocomputation and Bioinformatics

Biological, Dynamics, Molecules, Physics, Structure, Theoretical

García received a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Cornell University . He is a fellow of the American Physical Society and a member of the Biophysical Society, The Protein Society, the AAAS, and the American Chemical Society. He received the Edward Bouchard prize of the American Physical Society in 2006.


Ph.D., Theoretical Physics, Cornell University. M.S., Physics, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras B.S., Physics (Magna cum Laude), University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras

Selected Publications

  • S. Gnanakaran, R. Nussinovand A. E. García, “Atomic level description of amyloid beta dimer formation” J Amer. Chem Soc. (Communications) 128: 2158-2159 (2006) A.E. Garcia and J. N. Onuchic, “Folding a protein in the computer: Reality or hope?” (Commentary) STRUCTURE 13: 497-498 (2005)