Prof. Dr. Volkhard Helms

Professorship for Bioinformatics

Professor Dr. Volkhard Helms


Prof. Helms´ group is engaged in the development and application of new simulation methods and software to characterize the dynamics, energetics and interactions of biologically and medically interesting protein-ligand systems and multi-protein systems.

The following research areas are of particular interest:

  • Biomolecular simulation
  • Protein ligands and protein-protein interactions
  • Proton transfer reactions
  • Multi-Protein Complexes
  • Modelling of transmembrane proteins
  • Homepage of the working group

Contact information

Postal adress

Universität des Saarlandes
Zentrum für Bioinformatik, Lehrstuhl Helms
Campus, Geb. E2.1
66123 Saarbrücken



Kerstin Gronow-Pudelek
Geb. E2.1, Raum 3.14
Tel.: ++49/ 681/ 302-70700
Fax: ++49/ 681/ 302-70702