1. Forouzesh, N., Mukhopadhyay, A., Watson, L.T. , and  Onufriev, A.V. (in preparation). Multidimensional Global Optimization and Robustness Analysis in the Context of Protein-Ligand Binding.

  2. Forouzesh, N., Izadi, S. and Onufriev, A.V., 2017. "Grid-Based Surface Generalized Born Model for Calculation of Electrostatic Binding Free Energies". Journal of chemical information and modeling, 57(10), pp.2505-2513. [Link]

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  4. Banyassady, B., Forouzesh, N., Mohades, A., Davoodi, M., and Khanteimouri, P., "Data Imprecision Under Lambda-Geometry : Finding Stabber Lines for Parallel Line Segments". The International Conference on Contemporary Issues in Computer and Information Science (CICIS 2011). Best Paper Award in Algorithm Track.


  1. The 257th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting, Orlando, FL, April 2019 [pdf]

  2. Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) of Women in Computing, Houston, TX, September 2018. Third Place Award. [pdf]

  3. The 34th Annual Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) Research Symposium and Exposition at Virginia Tech, VA, March 2018. Best Poster Presentation Award.

  4. The 17th Annual Graduate Research Symposium (GRS) at College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, March 2018. Excellence in the Natural & Computational Sciences Award. [pdf]

  5. The 254th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting, Washington D.C., VA, August 2017 [pdf]

  6. The 2nd Molecular Biophysics Symposium at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, April 2017

  7. Computing Research Association- Women (CRA-W) Grad Cohort,Washington D.C., VA, April 2017

  8. Virginia Tech Center for Drug Discovery (VTCDD), Blacksburg, VA, November 2016