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Peter is tired of being called "Mr. Chen", even so certain individuals insist on it. No, he's not chinese.

Peter has seen lots of boxes you youngsters wouldn't even accept as calculators. He is proud of having visited the insides of a 16 Bit Machine.

In his spare time he ponders new ways of turning groceries into biohazards, or tries to coax South American officials to add some stamps to his passport.

Beyond these trivialities Peter works for Klippel[^], a small german company that wants to make mankind happier by selling them novel loudspeaker measurement equipment.

Where are you from?[^]

Please, if you are using one of my articles for anything, just leave me a comment. Seeing that this stuff is actually useful to someone is what keeps me posting and updating them.
Should you happen to not like it, tell me, too
  • 29 Sep 2004: MFC/C++ Aug 2004


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In short, you are running a simulation of the 3D structure of proteins (which is essential for proteins to work as intended). "Folding" is the process of a protein achieving it's 3D layout when it is built.

There are different projects for different diseases, usually trying to understand and model the folding and/or mis-folding of a protein, or how a potential drug could "dock" to a protein. Instead of a simulation on a supercomputer, a network of mostly desktop PCs is used.

The "ultimate dream" of the project is to find a cure for cancer - more realistically: to help acquire information that may lead to this.

Here you find an overview of projects[^] running on F@H.

If you want to know details about the biology/chemistry, you should try the forums. They are crowded with bright minds (and people showing off their computing power Wink | ;) )

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