Richard Tjörnhammar


Alba Nova University Center
KTH - Theoretical Physics
SE-106 91 Stockholm - Sweden


+ 46 - 737083400

richard 'at' tjornhammar 'dot' se





Statistical Mechanics, 2013
Mathematical Methods in Physics: Partial Differential Equations, 2011 and 2012
Mathematical Methods in Physics: Vector Analysis, 2010
Computational Physics, 2009, 2010 and 2011
Thermodynamics, 2009

Research interests

In Journals:

A Re-parameterized United Atom Model for Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Gel and Fluid Phosphatidylcholine Bilayers, 2014, "Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation", DOI: ct-2014-005897 SUBMITTED

The Shape and Free Energy of a Lipid Bilayer Surrounding a Membrane Inclusion, 2012, "Chemistry and Physics of Lipids", DOI:10.1016/j.chemphyslip.2012.12.005

Phase Transitions in Coarse-Grained Lipid Bilayers Containing Cholesterol by Molecular Dynamics Simulations, 2012, "Biophysical Journal" 103(10), DOI:10.1016/j.bpj.2012.10.014

Molecular dynamics simulations of Zn2+ coordination in protein binding sites, 2010, "Journal of Chemical Physics" 132, DOI:10.1063/1.3428381

A first-principles study on the electronic structure of one-dimensional [TM(Bz)] polymer (TM= Y, Zr, Nb, Mo, and Tc), 2009, "Frontiers of Physics in China" 4, DOI:10.1007/s11467-009-0054-2


Structural Correlations and Thermodynamics of the Gel Phase in Lipid Bilayers, 2012, "Biophysical Journal" 102, DOI:10.1016/j.bpj.2011.11.2757

Quantum Mechanical to Classical Thermodynamic Integration of Zinc Binding in Proteins, 2011, "Biophysical Journal" 100, DOI:10.1016/j.bpj.2010.12.2338

Clustering Method in QMMM Modeling of the HLADH Binding Site, 2010, "Biophysical Journal" 98, DOI:10.1016/j.bpj.2009.12.224

Laboratory x-ray micro imaging: Sources, optics, systems and applications, 2009, "Journal of Physics Conference Series" 186, DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/186/1/012027

Group webpage:

Theoretical Biological Physics