Rupesh Agarwal

Graduate Research Assistant

UT-ORNL-Genome Science and Technology


Oak Ridge National Laboratory 
P.O. Box 2008 
1 Bethel Valley Road 
Building 2040, E-352 
Oak Ridge , TN 37831






Education / Biography in Biotechnology



Research Interests


  • Discovery of competitive and allosteric inhibitors using virtual screening strategies
  • Development of novel algorithms to identify allosteric sites and pathways in proteins
  • Understanding the importance of global and local dynamics in multi-domain proteins
  • Computer-aided vaccine design
  • CHARMM force field optimization for small molecules