Osmar Norberto de Souza

Schools: School of Technology
Graduate Programs: Cellular and Molecular Biology Graduate Program Computer Sciences Graduate Program Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Graduate Program


My qualifications: (a) B.Sc. in physics – UFMG: 1987. (b) Specialization in biotechnology – UFRGS: 1988. (c) M.Sc. in Computer Modeling & Simulation of Molecular & Biological Processes: 1990 and (d) Ph.D. in Computational Molecular Biophysics: 1994 - University of London. 1995-1998: I worked in EMSL at PNNL/DOE, USA. 1999-2001: FAPESP Young Investigator at LNLS. 2001: joined PUCRS as an FAPERGS Visiting Researcher. Since June 2002 I am an Associate Professor of Bioinformatics and Computational Molecular Biophysics at PUCRS.

Areas of interest

No area of ​​interest registered at the time.


Concentration Areas and Lines Research

Cellular and Molecular Biology

- Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics

Cellular and Molecular Biology

- Molecular Biology in the Drug/Target Interaction

Computer Science

- Bioinformatics and Bio-inspired Computation

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

- Development and evaluation of biotechnology-based products

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

- Research and evaluation of molecular targets

Research Structures

Research Group

- Computing Molecular Biophysical Research – Modeling and Simulation of Biosystems (GBMC)

Research Group

- Grupo de Nanofísica Teórica e Computacional

Research Laboratories

- Bioinformatics, Modeling and Biosystems Simulation Laboratory (LABIO)

Research Laboratories

- Laboratório de Informática Farmacêutica - FarmInf

Research Core

- Núcleo de Bioinformática (NuBio) - Pesquisa e Aplicações