Dr. Xuhui Huang

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Email: xuhuihuang AT ust DOT hk
Tel: (852) 23587363
Rm 4543, near lift 25/26

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2006Ph.D. in Chemical Physics, Columbia University (Thesis advisor: B. J.Berne)
2001B.S. in Chemical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)


Oct 2011-PresentAssistant Professor (Joint appointment), Division of Biomedical Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Jan 2010- PresentAssistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Sep 2008-Dec 2009Research Associate, Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University
Aug 2006-Aug 2008Simbios Distinguished Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford University (Advisor: M. Levitt, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2013 , and V. S. Pande )


2014American Chemical Society OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award
2013School Research Award, School of Science, HKUST
2013Early Career Award, Research Grant Council (RGC) of Hong Kong.
2006CCG Excellence Award, American Chemical Society, Division of COMP.
2001-2006Faculty Fellowship, Columbia University
2003-2004Blanche R. and David Kasindorf Fellowship in Physical Chemistry


Department of Chemistry, HKUST
Bioengineering Program, HKUST
Center for System Biology and Human Health, School of Science and IAS, HKUST
Stem Cell Strategy for Nerverous System Disorders, HKUST
State Key Laboratory of Molecular Neuroscience, HKUST


  • Organizing Committee, 2013 Asian Crystallographic Association Meeting (AsCA'13), Hong Kong, Dec 2013
  • Program Committee, Biomolecular Dynamics Conference 2013, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, Feb 2013
  • Organizing Committee, the HKUST International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, USTBME2013, HKUST, Hong Kong, Jan 2013
  • Organizer, Computational Structural Biology Workshop, HKUST, Hong Kong, Aug 2012
  • Chairman of the organizing committee, the 19th Symposium on Chemistry Postgraduate Research in Hong Kong, April 2012
  • Organizer, Stanford-HKUST joint workshop on molecular dynamics simulation analysis with Markov State Models, HKUST, Jan 2011
  • Member, Executive Committee, Folding@Home worldwide distributed computing project, Jan 2011-present
  • Session co-chair. MULTI-SCALE MODELLING OF BIOSYSTEMS: FROM MOLECULAR TO MESOCALE Session, Pacific Symposium on Biocomputin, Big Island, Hawaii, Jan, 2011
  • Session co-chair. Multi-resolution Modeling of Biological Macromolecules Session, Pacific Symposium on Biocomputin, Big Island, Hawaii, Jan, 2010
  • Organize committee. 9th Annual Symposium of Biomedical Computing at Stanford, Stanford, CA, Oct, 2008


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