Mary E. Pitman, B.S.

Contact Info

Mary E. Pitman, B.S.
Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute
Building 41, Room B1300
Bethesda, MD 20892-5055
Ph: 240-760-6698

Specialized Experimental Skills

x-ray crystallography, NMR, FTIR, differential scanning fluorimetry (DSF), GC/MS, HPLC, Mössbauer spectroscopy

Computational Skills

Packages: Matlab, LAMMPS, NAMD, CHARMM, AWSEM-MD, Gromacs, Pymol, Visual Molecular Dynamics(VMD), Coot-Crystallographic Object-Oriented Toolkit, Gaussian (software), Excel, Adobe Illustrator

Languages:  Python, bash, LaTeX, C++ 

Scientific Focus Areas:
Computational Biology

Mary Pitman is a second-year graduate student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Maryland. Her undergraduate research was in the areas of physical chemistry and proteomics. At the University of Maryland she studies theoretical chemistry and biophysics under Dr. Garegin Papoian. Her research interests include molecular dynamics, drug discovery, protein folding, and force field development.  Her hobbies include sound engineering, singing, and painting.