Senior Scientist

Riccardo obtained his PhD in computational chemistry at the University of Siena, Italy. During his doctoral studies he became proficient in the usage of several Computer-Aided Drug Design techniques, like pharmacophore modelling, docking and molecular dynamic simulation. He then moved to Vienna to work as application scientist in the company Inte:Ligand. Since 2017, he flanks Melanie as Senior Scientist in the Pharmacoinformatics Research Group. His interests are ligand and structure-based drug design and the development of KNIME workflows for procedures automation.