Mission Area

Research Topics

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Biomaterials and biomechanics
  • Molecular biophysics

The Computational Biomolecular Engineering Lab focuses on molecular biophysics theory and high-performance computational algorithms that are needed to reduce the time and cost of engineering drugs and organic biomaterials.


Research Team

Michael J Schneiders

Michael J. Schnieders, PhD

Director, Computational Biomolecular Engineering Lab, Associate Professor, Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering, Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry


Iowa Magazine Cover March 2021

ITI contributes to discovery through artificial intelligence at University of Iowa

Iowa Technology Institute faculty affiliates are helping "power discovery" through artificial intelligence at the University of Iowa, including Shaoping Xiao, Michael Schnieders, Xiaodong Wu, and Stephen Baek.
Portrait of Michael Schnieders

Michael J. Schnieders

Director, Computational Biomolecular Engineering Lab

Associate professor of biomedical engineering, associate professor of biochemistry

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