Prof. Xuhui Huang

Hirschfelder Chair in Theoretical Chemistry
Director, Theoretical Chemistry Institute
Department of Chemistry
University of Wisconsin-Madison

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EDUCATION

2006 Ph.D. in Chemical Physics, Columbia University (Thesis advisor: B. J.Berne)
2001 B.S. in Chemical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Sept 2021- Present Hirschfelder Chair in Theoretical Chemistry, Director, Theoretical Chemistry Institute, Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison
July 2019-Aug 2021 Professor, Department of Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
July 2017-June 2019 Padma Harilela Associate Professor of Science, Department of Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
July 2017- Aug 2021 Associate Professor & Professor (Joint appointment), Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Jan 2015-July 2017 Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Oct 2011-July 2017 Assistant & Associate Professor (Joint appointment), Division of Biomedical Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Jan 2010- Dec 2014 Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Sep 2008-Dec 2009 Research Associate, Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University
Aug 2006-Aug 2008 Simbios Distinguished Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford University (Advisor: M. Levitt, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2013 , and V. S. Pande )

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Biophysical Society Theory & Computation Award for Mid-Career Scientists, 2023
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2022
  • Hirschfelder Endowed Professorship in Theoretical Chemistry, UW-Madison, 2021-present
  • Pople Medal, Asia-Pacific Association of Theoretical & Computational Chemists, 2021
  • 16th China Youth Science and Technology Award, 2020
  • Founding member, Young Academy of Sciences of Hong Kong, 2018
  • Padma Harilela Endowed Professorship of Science, HKUST, 2017-2019
  • The OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award in Computational Chemistry, American Chemical Society, COMP Division, 2014
  • School Research Award, School of Science, HKUST, 2013
  • Early Career Award, Research Grant Council, Hong Kong, 2013
  • Simbios Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University, 2006-2008
  • CCG Excellence Award, American Chemical Society, COMP Division, 2006
  • Faculty Fellowship, Columbia University, 2001-2003, 2004-2006
  • Blanche R. and David Kasindorf Fellowship in Physical Chemistry, Columbia University, 2003-2004
  • He Duohui Fellowship, USTC, 1998
  • Zhang Zhongzhi Fellowship, USTC, 1997

EDITORIAL SERVICIES

  • Guest Editor, PNAS, 2022
  • Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports, 2016-present
  • Guest Associate Editor, PLOS Computational Biology, 2016
  • Academic Editor, PLOS One, 2014-2021

CONFERENCE ORGANIZATION

PUBLICATIONS

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