Dr. Istvan Kolossvary

Dr. Istvan Kolossvary

PhD, Dr. Habil, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary.

DSc, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Postdoc, Case Western Reserve University; Ciba-Geigy Pharmaceuticals; Columbia University, New York.

Adjunct Professor, Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Founder, Biokol Research LLC. Adviser, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Held multiple positions at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research and D.E. Shaw Research in New York. Developed low-mode search LMOD, a leading algorithm for large scale macrocycle conformational searching and protein loop optimization. Won a Hungarian Academy of Sciences Book Award in Chemistry for co-authoring "Introduction to Computer Aided Drug Design." Hobbies include the philosophy of science, tennis, and the outdoors.