Pengcheng Yin

Pengcheng Yin

Graduate Student (2007-2013)

Undergraduate Institution

Nanjing University

Research Interests

Investigate functional classification of enzyme superfamilies via structural aligned local site activities; Probe protein dynamics through trajectory analysis from MD simulations of spin labeled T4 lysozyme; Evaluate the sufficiency of homology models in predicting functionality by THEMATICS and POOL; Identify natural substrates of Structural Genomics proteins with unknown or uncertain functions through fragment based docking.

Personal Interests

Sports, Movie, High-Tech

Conference Presentations

  • 2011 – Protein Society Conference, Boston, MA
  • 2010 – ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA
  • 2010 – ISMB Conference Boston, MA


  • 2007 – Dean’s Award of Kuang Yaming Honors School, Nanjing University
  • 2006 – Nanjing University People’s Scholarship
  • 2005 – Nanjing University People’s Scholarship



Functional Classification Of Protein 3D Structures From Predicted Local Interaction Sites

Ramya Parasuram, Joslynn S. Lee, Pengcheng Yin, Srinivas Somarowthu & Mary Jo Ondrechen, Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Dec; 8 Suppl 1:1-15 (2010)


Understanding The Growth Rates Of Polymer Cocrystallization In The Binary Mixtures Of Different Chain Lengths

Tao Cai, Yu Ma, Pengcheng Yin & Wenbing Hu, Journal of Physcial Chemisty B, Jun 26; 112 (25): 7370-6 (2008)