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prof. dr. S.J. Marrink

Professor Molecular Dynamics
prof. dr. S.J. Marrink
E-mail:
s.j.marrink rug.nl

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Family name, First name:         Marrink, Siewert-Jan

Date of birth:                              July 30th, 1966

Nationality:                                 Dutch

URL for web site:                       http://www.rug.nl/staff/s.j.marrink/

Google Scholar profile:            http://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=UalQWxIAAAAJ

ORCID ID:                                   https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8423-5277

Twitter:                                       https://twitter.com/CG_Martini

EDUCATION

1994                PhD, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Univ. of Groningen (UG), the Netherlands

Thesis title: "Permeation of small molecules across lipid membranes. A molecular dynamics study". PhD supervisor: Herman J.C. Berendsen.

1989                MSc, Faculty of Natural Sciences, UG, the Netherlands

CURRENT POSITION

2005 –            Professor, Head of Molecular Dynamics Group, UG, the Netherlands

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

1999 – 2005    Postdoctoral Fellow, Faculty of Natural Sciences,  UG, the Netherlands

1998 – 1999    Postdoctoral Fellow, Petroleum Cooperative Research Centre, Univ. of New South Wales, Australia

1997 – 1998    Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Applied Mathematics, Australian National Univ., Australia

1996                Postdoctoral Fellow, Max ­Planck ­Institute for Biology Tübingen, Germany

1995                Contract Researcher, BASF Ludwigshafen, Germany

1994 – 1995    Military Service, 109th Artillery Division of the Dutch Army

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS (selection)

2020                Honorary Doctorate, Polytechnic Univ. Bucharest, Romania

2020 – 2024    EW-Klein Grant, Dutch Research Council (NWO), € 350k

2015 – 2021    ERC Advanced Grant, European Framework Horizon 2020, € 2.5M

2018                Dutch Computational Challenge Grant, National Computer Facilities (NCF), PNU24.6M

2016                Thomas Graham Lecture, Univ. of Strathclyde, Scotland

2014 – 2020   TOP Grant, Dutch Research Council (NWO), € 780k

2014                Dutch Computational Challenge Grant, National Computer Facilities (NCF), PNUa 9.0M

2012 – 2016   ECHO Grant, Dutch Research Council (NWO), € 265k

2010               Dutch Computational Challenge Grant, National Computer Facilities (NCF), PNUa 2.6M

2009 – 2013   ECHO Grant, Dutch Research Council (NWO), € 232k

2008 – 2014   TOP Grant, Dutch Research Council (NWO), € 750k

2004 – 2009   TOP Grant, Dutch Research Council (NWO), € 700k

2000 – 2004   Fellowship, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

SUPERVISION OF GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

2005 –                                  20 Postdocs / 25 PhD students / 20 MSc students

TEACHING ACTIVITIES (last 10 years)

2016 –            Coordinator, Python Programming Course, UG, the Netherlands

2005 –            Developer, Online Martini Tutorials (cgmartini.nl/index.php/tutorials)

2005 –            Lecturer, Molecular Dynamics Course, UG, the Netherlands

ORGANIZATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS (last 10 years)

2020               Co-organizer, ICBL Meeting, Utrecht, the Netherlands

2019               Main organizer, Martini Developers Meeting, Faro, Portugal

2018               Main organizer, CECAM Workshop on Integrating Simulations and Machine Learning, Leiden, the Netherlands

2017               Main organizer, Martini Workshop, Groningen, the Netherlands

2017               Co-organizer, Workshop on Hybrid Methods, Cagliari, Italy

2017               Main organizer, Martini Workshop, Cagliari, Italy

2015               Main organizer, Martini Workshop, Groningen, the Netherlands

2014               Co-organizer, Dutch Biophysics Meeting, Veldhoven, the Netherlands

2013               Co-organizer, Dutch Biophysics Meeting, Veldhoven, the Netherlands

2012               Co-organizer: Multiscale Materials Modelling Meeting, Singapore

2011               Main organizer: CECAM Workshop on Coarse-Grain Modelling, Switzerland

2011 – 2014  Co-organizer: Dutch Molecular Dynamics Day, the Netherlands

2010               Co-organizer: Multiscale Materials Modelling Meeting, Germany

INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES (last 10 years)

2020 –            Board Member, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, UG, the Netherlands

2015 –            Director, Berendsen Centre, UG, the Netherlands

2015 – 2018   Chair, Educational Committee Chemistry, UG, the Netherlands

2013 –            Organizer, Chalk Talk Seminars, UG, the Netherlands

2010 – 2019   Board Member, Zernike Institute, UG, the Netherlands

REVIEWING ACTIVITIES (last 10 years)

2021               Review Panel Member, ERC Consolidator Program, Brussels, Belgium

2019 –            Editorial Advisory Board Member, J. Physical Chemistry A/B/C/Lett.

2018               Review Panel Member, SFI Site Review, Univ. College Dublin, Ireland

2017 –            Editorial Advisory Board Member, Advanced Theory and Simulations

2017 –            Editorial Advisory Board Member, J. of Chemical Theory & Computation

2016               Review Panel Member, Vici (Life Sciences), Dutch Research Council (NWO)

2008 – 2011   Review Panel Member, Vidi (Chemical Sciences), Dutch Research Council (NWO)

MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

2019 –            Member, NWO Working Group “Chemistry of Life”

2015 –            Founding Member, Berendsen Centre, UG, the Netherlands

2010 –            Member, Research Network “American Chemical Society”

2005 – 2018   Member, NWO Divisions “Proteins” and “Lipids & Biomembranes”

2000 –            Member, Research Network “Biophysical Society”

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