- Professor and Vice-Chair of Biomedical Informatics
- Director Center for High Performance Computing
- Adjunct Professor of Chemistry
- Adjunct Professor of Physics
- B.S. 1977, Physics, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Ph.D. 1981, Physics, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Facelli's research interests are:
Parallel and distributed high performance computing. Advanced networking
applications and GRID computing in biomedical sciences. Application of parallel
genetic algorithms (PGA) to physical and biomedical problems. Organizational
aspects of cyberinfrastructure in academic institutions.
and Quantum Chemistry: Application of genetic algorithms to crystal
structural prediction of biomedical compounds. Calculation of NMR parameters
(coupling constants and shielding tensors).
Magnetic Resonance: Determination of molecular structures using high
resolution and solid state NMR techniques. Computational application to NMR.
Physical and theoretical aspects of chemical shift tensors and J coupling
- Analysis of Naphthalene Molecular
Symetry Using Diffraction and Solid State NMR Data J. C. Facelli
and D. M. Grant, Nature 365, 325 (1993).
Information Technology Requires Central Coordination. Michalak SC,
Facelli JC and Drew CJ (2000) Cause/Effect 22, 42-48
- Calculation of Chemical
Shieldings: Theory and Application. J. C. Facelli. Invited article Concepts
in Magn. Reson. 20A, 42-69 (2004)..
- Modeling NMR Chemical Shifts:
Gaining Insights into Structure and Enviroment, J. C. Facelli and
A. de Dios (eds) ACS Symposium Series, 732 (1999).
- Design, Implementation and
Deployment of a Commodity Cluster for Periodic Comparison of Gene
Sequences. A. M. Orendt, B. Haymore, D. Richardson, S. Robb, A. Sanchez
Alvarado and J. C. Facelli. Book Chapter in High Performance Computing:
Paradigm and Infrastructure, L. T. Yang and M. Guo, Eds. (in press)
John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2004
- Telemediated Art: The ADAPT
(Association for Dance and Performance Telematics) Collaboration, E. R.
Bromberg, J. Birringer, J. Miklavcic, D. Zemmels and J. C. Facelli.
Proceeding of EDUCAUSE 2002, Atlanta,Georgia 2002. (
General framework to understand parallel performance in heterogeneous
VE, Cuma M, Ferraro MB and Facelli JC. (2005) J
Parallel and Distributed Computing, 65, 48‑57
Science and Engineering Online (CSE-Online): A Cyber‑Infrastructure
for scientific computing. Truong TN, Nayak M, Huynh HH, Cook T, Mahajan P,
Tran LT, Bharath J, Jain S, Pham HB, Boonyasiriwat C, Nguyen N, Andersen
E, Kim Y, Choe S, Choi J, Cheatham TE Jr, and Facelli JC. (2006) J.
Chemical Information and Modeling, 46, 971-984 Invited article
in the special issue on E-Science
genetic algorithms to model cluster structures in medium size silicon
clusters: Si18-Si60. Oņa O, Bazterra VE, Caputo MC, Facelli
JC, Fuentealba P and Ferraro MB. (2006) Phys Rev, 73,
Distributed Computing Method for Crystal Structure Prediction of Flexible
Molecules: An Application to N-(2-Dimethyl-4,5-dinitrophenyl) Acetamide.
Bazterra VE, Thorley M, Ferraro
MB and Facelli JC.
(2007) J Chem Theory and Comp, 3, 201-209
Cluster and Crystal Structures
Advanced Biomedical Computing
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