Molecular Bioinformatics
(National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)

Research Staff

  • Prof. Yutaka Ueno

    Yutaka Ueno

  • Prof. Kazuhiko Fukui

    Kazuhiko Fukui

E-mail uenoyt [at], k-fukui [at]

Research Area

1. Interacting protein molecule simulation using atomic coordinates

2. Bioinformatics tool integration for workflow analysis

3. Biological molecule structural analysis from electron microscopy images

4. A domain specific language for molecular model scripting animations

Key Features

Graduate students' individual research projects and collaboration studies in bioinformatics area are hosted at laboratories in the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST).

Experiencing a wide variety of methods and techniques, working with researchers in both biology and informatics.

Various software systems for bioinformatics research projects developed in AIST in the last decade demonstrate the computational studies required for future problem solving.

Other Topics

Software development for modern high performance computing

Applications of haptic user interface device for molecular modeling