Michael J. Schnieders

Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Researcher, Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Researcher, Institute for Vision Research
Researcher, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
Affiliate, University of Iowa Genetics Cluster Hire Initiative
Affiliate, University of Iowa Informatics Initiative
Researcher, Iowa Technology Institute

Joined the College of Engineering: 2012


Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 

  • Biophysical Society,
  • American Chemical Society

Special Fields of Knowledge: 

  • Molecular biophysics theory and high performance computational algorithms that are essential to reducing the time and cost of engineering new pharmaceuticals

Research areas

  • Next generation theory and tools for biomolecular x-ray crystallography
  • Prediction of the structure, thermodynamics and solubility of drug tablets
  • Personalized medicine: from genome sequencing to molecular phenotypes
  • Biomolecular electrostatics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  • Iowa Technology Institute
Michael J. Schnieders
PhD, Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, 2007
BSE, Biomedical Engineering, University of Iowa, 1999
Contact Information

5013 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
United States