Yibing Shan applies molecular dynamics simulations to study biological systems, with a current focus on protein kinases. Yibing earned a Ph.D. in physics and an M.S. in computer science from Drexel University, and a B.S. in engineering from the Shanghai Institute of Science and Technology. Prior to joining DESRES, he was a Research Scientist in Structural GenomiX, a San Diego biotech firm, where he worked on developing new computer-aided drug design methods. He enjoys soccer games, but he says he can hardly run any more.