Professor Dorel Moldovan received his PhD from the West Virginia University in 1999. He worked as postdoctoral researcher in Materials Science Division at Argonne National Laboratory (1999-2002) before joining Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department at Louisiana State University in 2002 where he is now Fruehan Family Professor of Mechanical Engineering, named in 2014. His research is in computational materials science with strong focus on multiscale modeling and simulation of interfacial and transport phenomena in biomolecular systems. He authored 64 publications. He extensively published in high quality journals such as Physical Review Letters, Applied Physics Letters, Physical Review E, Acta Materialia, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, etc., and he has also published three book chapters.