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1980-1989

1. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Comparison of Convergence for the Schwinger, Optimized Anomaly-Free and Optimized Minimum-Norm Variational Methods for Potential Scattering", Chem. Phys. Lett. 70, 330-335 (1980).
2. D. Thirumalai, K. Onda, D. G. Truhlar, "Excitation of the Asymmetric Stretch of CO2 by Electron Impact", J. Phys. B 13, L619-L622 (1980).
3. D. Thirumalai, K. Onda, D. G. Truhlar, "Elastic Scattering and Rotational Excitation of a Polyatomic Molecule by Electron Impact: Acetylene", J. Chem. Phys. 74, 526-534 (1981).
4. D. Thirumalai, K. Onda, D. G. Truhlar, "Electron Scattering by CO2: Elastic Scattering, Rotational Excitation and Excitation of the Asymmetric Stretch at 10 eV Impact Energy", J. Chem. Phys. 4, 6792-6805 (1981).
5. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Improved Calculation of the Cross Section for Excitation of the Asymmetric Stretch of CO2 by Electron Impact", J. Chem. Phys. 75, 5207-5209 (1981).
6. S. M. Valone, D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Dispersion-Equation Approach to Obtaining Complex Potentials for Electron Scattering", Int. J. Quant. Chem. Symp. 15, 341 (1981).
7. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Full Response Pseudo Channels: A New Method for Converging Coupled-Channel Scattering Calculations: Theory and Examples", J. Chem. Phys. 76, 385-389 (1982).
8. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, M. A. Brandt, R. A. Eades, D. A. Dixon, "Polarization and Absorption Effects in e-He Scattering at 30-400 eV", Phys. Rev. A 25, 2946-2958 (1982).
9. S. M. Valone, D. G. Truhlar, D. Thirumalai, "A Localized Second-Order Optical Potential for Electron Scattering in Terms of Imaginary Frequency Susceptibilities", Phys. Rev. A 25, 3003-3014 (1982).
10. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Application of Variational Matrix Effective Potential Formalism for e-Ne Scattering and Comparisons to Optical Potential Calculations", Phys. Rev. A 25, 3058-3071 (1982).
11. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Rapid Convergence of V-V Energy Transfer Calculations Using Adiabatic Basis Functions. I. An Accurate Two State Model for Low-Energy Resonant V-V Energy Transfer. II.", J. Chem. Phys. 76, 5287-5294 (1982).
12. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Energy Dependent Polarization Potential, Dispersion Relation Absorption Potential and Matrix Effective Potential for Electron-Neon Scattering at 10-100 eV", Phys. Rev. A 26, 793-807 (1982).
13. D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Tests of Semiclassical Polarization Approximation foe Electron Scattering by Helium and Neon", Phys. Rev. A 27, 158-166 (1982).
14. N. Abusalbi, R. A. Eades, T. Nam, D. Thirumalai, D. A. Dixon, D. G. Truhlar, M. Dupuis, "Electron Scattering by Methane. Elastic Scattering and Rotational Excitation Cross Sections by ab-Initio Potential", J. Chem. Phys. 78, 1213-1227 (1983).
15. D. W. Schwenke, D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, M. E. Coltrin, "Tests of Quasiclassical Trajectory Cross-Correlation Moment Method Against Accurate Quantum Dynamics for V-V Energy Transfer in HF-HF Collisions", J. Chem. Phys. 78, 3078-3083 (1983).
16. G. Staszewska, D. W. Schwenke, D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Non-Empirical Model for Imaginary Part of the Optical Potential for Electron Scattering", J. Phys. B 16, L281-L287 (1983).
17. D. Thirumalai, B. J. Berne, "On the Calculation of Time Correlation Functions in Quantum Systems: Path Integral Techniques", J. Chem. Phys. 79, 5029-5033 (1983).
18. D. Thirumalai, E. J. Bruskin, B. J. Berne, "An Iterative Scheme for the Evaluation of Discretized Path Integrals", J. Chem. Phys. 79, 5063-5069 (1983).
19. G. Staszewska, D. W. Schwenke, D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Quasifree Scattering Model for the Imaginary Part of the Optical Potential for Electron Scattering", Phys. Rev. A 28, 2740-2751 (1983).
20. D. W. Schwenke, D. Thirumalai, D. G. Truhlar, "Accurate, Smooth, Local, Energy Dependent Optical Potentials for Electron Scattering", Phys. Rev. A 28, 3258-3267 (1983).
21. D. Thirumalai, T. C. Thompson, D. G. Truhlar, "Rational Fraction Analytic Continuation Method for Complex Resonance Energies in Multidimensional Systems", J. Chem. Phys. 80, 5864-5865 (1984).
22. D. Thirumalai, B. J. Berne, "Time Correlation Functions in Quantum Systems", J. Chem. Phys. 81, 2512-2513 (1984).
23. D. Thirumalai, R. W. Hall, B. J. Berne, "A Path Integral Monte Carlo Study of Liquid Neon and the Quantum Effective Pair Potential", J. Chem. Phys. 80, 5864-5865 (1984).
24. B. C. Garrett, D. W. Schwenke, R. T. Skodje, D. Thirumalai, T. C. Thompson, D. G. Truhlar, "Adiabatic and Nonadiabatic Methods for Energies, Lifetimes, and Branching Probabilities of Bimolecular Reactive Collisions", A. C. S. Symposia Series 263, 375-400 (1984).
25. D. Thirumalai, E. J. Bruskin, B. J. Berne, "On the Use of Semiclassical Dynamics in Determining Electronic Spectra of Br2 in Ar Matrix", J. Chem. Phys. 83, 230-238 (1985).
26. D. Thirumalai, B. J. Berne, "Path Integral Methods for Simulating Electronic Spectra", Chem. Phys. Lett. 116, 471-473 (1985).
27. D. Thirumalai, B. C. Garrett, B. J. Berne, "Evaluation of Microcanonical Rate Constants for Bimolecular Reactions by Path Integral Techniques", J. Chem. Phys. 83, 2972-2975 (1985).
28. D. Thirumalai, A. Wallqvist, B. J. Berne, "Path Integral Monte Carlo Simulations of Electron Localization in Water Clusters", J. Stat. Phys. 43, 973-984 (1986).
29. D. Thirumalai, "Effect of Elongational Flow on the Isotropic Nematic Phase Transitions in Rod-like Systems", J. Chem. Phys. 84, 5869-5873 (1986).
30. A. Wallqvist, D. Thirumalai, B. J. Berne, "Localization of an Electron in Water Clusters", J. Chem. Phys. 85, 1583-1591 (1986).
31. R. O. Rosenberg, D. Thirumalai, "Structure and Dynamics of Screened Coulomb Colloidal Liquids", Phys. Rev. A 33, 4473-4476 (1986) (Rapid Communication).
32. D. Thirumalai, "Lifshitz Tails in a Spatially Correlated Random Potential", J. Phys. C 19, L397-L401 (1986).
33. B. J. Berne, D. Thirumalai, "On the Simulation of Quantum Systems: Path Integral Methods", Ann. Rev. Phys. Chem. 37, 401-424 (1986).
34. D. Thirumalai, G. Staszewska,, D. G. Truhlar, "On the Use of Dispersion Relations in Obtaining Local Optical Model Potential for Electron Scattering", Comm. At. Mol. Phys. 20, 217-243 (1987).
35. C. A. Condat, D. Thirumalai, "Flow Induced Transitions in Smectic Liquid Crystals", J. Chem. Phys. 86, 4548-4554 (1987).
36. D. Thirumalai, R. D. Mountain, "Relaxation of Anisotropic Correlations in (Two Component) Supercooled Liquids", J. Phys. C 20, L399-L405 (1987).
37. A. Wallqvist, D. Thirumalai, B. J. Berne, "Path Integral Monte Carlo Study of the Hydrated Electron", J. Chem. Phys. 86, 6404-6418 (1987).
38. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamics of the Structural Glass Transition and the p-Spin Interaction Spin Glass Model", Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2091-2094 (1987).
39. D. F. Coker, D. Thirumalai, B. J. Berne, "Path Integral Monte Carlo Studies of the Behavior of Excess Electrons in Simple Fluids", J. Chem. Phys. 86, 5689-5702 (1987).
40. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Molecular Dynamics Study of Glassy and Supercooled States of a Binary Mixture of Soft Spheres", Phys. Rev. A 36, 3300-3311 (1987).
41. R. O. Rosenberg, D. Thirumalai, "Order-Disorder Transition in Colloidal Suspensions", Phys. Rev. A 36, 5690-5700 (1987).
42. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, "p-Spin Interaction Model: Connections with the Structural Glass Problem", Phys. Rev B 36, 5388-5397 (1987).
43. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, "A Mean Field Soft Spin Potts Glass Model: Statics and Dynamics", Phys. Rev. B 37, 5342-5350 (1988).
44. D. Thirumalai, "Isolated Polymer Molecule in a Random Environment", Phys. Rev. A 37, 269-276 (1988).
45. B. Bagchi, D. Thirumalai, "Freezing of a Colloidal Liquid Subject to Shear Flow", Phys. Rev. A 37, 2530-2538 (1988).
46. D. Thirumalai, "Electron Localization by Atomic and Molecular Clusters", in Large Finite Systems, 231-240, eds. J. Jortner and B. Pullman (Reidel Publishing, 1988).
47. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, "A Comparison Between Dynamical Theories and Metastable States in Regular and Glassy Mean Field Spin Models with Underlying First Order Like Transitions", Phys. Rev. A 38, 4439-4448 (1988).
48. D. Thirumalai, T. R. Kirkpatrick, "Mean Field Potts Glass Model: Initial Condition Effects on Dynamics and Properties of Metastable States", Phys. Rev. B 38, 4881-4892 (1988).
49. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, "Random Solutions From a Regular Density Functional Hamiltonian: A Static and Dynamical Theory for the Structural Glass Transition", J. Phys. A 22, L149-L159 (1989).
50. J. D. Honeycutt, D. Thirumalai, D. K. Klimov, "Polymer Chains in Porous Media", J. Phys. A 22, L169-L175 (1989).
51. D. Thirumalai, R. D. Mountain, T. R. Kirkpatrick, "Ergodic Behavior in Supercooled Liquids and in Glasses", Phys. Rev. A 39, 3563-3574 (1989).
52. J. D. Honeycutt, D. Thirumalai, "Static Properties of Polymer Chains in Porous Media", J. Chem. Phys. 90, 4542-4559 (1989).
53. D. Thirumalai, "Liquid and Crystalline States of Monodisperse Charged Colloidal Particles", J. Phys. Chem. 93. 5637-5644 (1989).
54. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, P. G. Wolynes, "Scaling and Droplet Notions for the Dynamics of Viscous Liquids Near an Ideal Glassy State", Phys. Rev. A 40, 1045-1054 (1989).
55. R. O. Rosenberg, D. Thirumalai, R. D. Mountain, "Liquid, Crystalline and Glassy States of Binary Charged Colloidal Suspensions", J. Phys. Condensed Matter 1, 2109-2114 (1989).
56. D. Thirumalai, R. D. Mountain, "Probes of Equipartition in Nonlinear Hamiltonian Systems", J. Stat. Phys. 57, 789-801 (1989).
57. D. Thirumalai, Q. Li, T. R. Kirkpatrick, "Infinite Range Ising Spin Glass in a Transverse Field", J. Phys. A 22, 3339-3349 (1989).
58. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Measures of Effective Ergodic Convergence in Liquids", J. Phys. Chem. 93, 6975-6979 (1989).

1990-1999

59. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamical Aspects of Anisotropic Correlations in Supercooled Liquids", J. Chem. Phys. 92, 6116-6122 (1990).
60. J. D. Honeycutt, D. Thirumalai, "Metastability of the Folded States of Globular Proteins", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 87, 3526-3529 (1990).
61. M. R. Shaw, D. Thirumalai, "Variational Theories for Localized States of an Excess Electron in Fluids", J. Chem. Phys. 93, 3460-3470 (1990).
62. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Ergodic Convergences in Liquids and Glasses", Int. J. Mod. Phys. C 1, 77-89 (1990).
63. V. Dobrosavljevic, D. Thirumalai, "1/p Expansions for p-Spin Interaction Model in a Transverse Field", J. Phys. A 23, L767-L774 (1990).
64. D. Thirumalai, R. D. Mountain, "Ergodic Convergence Properties of Supercooled Liquids and Glasses", Phys. Rev. A 42, 4574-4587 (1990).
65. J. D. Honeycutt, D. Thirumalai, "Influence of Optimal Cavity Shapes on the Size of Polymer Molecules in Random Media", J. Chem. Phys. 93, 6851-6858 (1990).
66. J. K. Bhattacharjee, D. Thirumalai, "Drag Reduction in Turbulent Flows by Polymers", Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 196-199 (1991).
67. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Ergodic Measures for the Simulation of Dielectric Properties of Water", Comp. Phys. Comm. 62, 352-359 (1991).
68. D. Thirumalai, B. J. Berne, "Methods for Simulating Time Correlation Functions in Quantum Systems", Comp. Phys. Comm. 63, 415-426 (1991).
69. M. R. Shaw, D. Thirumalai, "Free Polymer in a Colloidal Solution", Phys. Rev. A 44, R4797-R4800 (1991).
70. D. Thirumalai, "Topologically Entangled Polymers", Theor. Chem. Acta. 82, 407-417 (1992).
71. J. D. Honeycutt, D. Thirumalai, "The Nature of Folded States of Globular Proteins", Biopolymers 32, 695-709 (1992).
72. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Ergodicity and Activated Dynamics in Supercooled Liquids", Phys. Rev. A 45, R3380-R3383 (1992).
73. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Loss in Ergodicity in Supercooled Liquids", "Slow Dynamics in Condensed Matter", edited by K. Kawazaki, T. Kawakatsu, and M. Tokuyama, AIP Conference Proceedings, 256, 165-172 (1992).
74. Z. Guo, D. Thirumalai, J. D. Honeycutt, "Folding Kinetics of Proteins: A Model Study", J. Chem. Phys. 97, 525-535 (1992).
75. B.-Y. Ha, D. Thirumalai, "Conformations of Polyelectrolyte Chain", Phys. Rev. A 46, R3012-R3015 (1992).
76. J. E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Theoretical Probes of Conformational Fluctuations in Proteins with Applications to S. Peptide and RNase A/3' - UMP Enzyme/Product Complex", Proteins: Structure, Function, and Genetics 15, 360-373 (1993).
77. C. J. Camacho, D. Thirumalai, "Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Folding in Model Proteins", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 90, 6369-6372 (1993).
78. J. E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Exploring the Energy Landscape in Proteins", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 90, 809-813 (1993).
79. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Relationship Between the Fluctuation Metric and the Non-ergodicity Parameter: Incoherent Scattering Function", Physica A 192, 543-549 (1993).
80. D. Thirumalai, R. D. Mountain, "Activated Dynamics, Loss of Ergodicity, and Transport in Supercooled Liquids", Phys. Rev. E 47, 479-489 (1993).
81. D. Thirumalai, "Minimum Energy Compact Structures of Random Sequences of Heteropolymers", Phys. Rev. Lett. 71, 2505-2508 (1993).
82. J. E. Straub, A. B. Rashkin,, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamics in Rugged Energy Landscapes with Applications to the S-peptide and Ribonuclease A", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 116, 2049-2063 (1994).
83. D. Thirumalai, "Rotational Relaxation of a Spherocylinder and a Semirigid Molecule in Concentrated Solutions", J. Phys. Chem. 98, 9265-9269 (1994).
84. D. Thirumalai, "Theoretical Perspectives on in vitro and in vivo Protein Folding", in Statistical Mechanics, Protein Structure, and Protein Substrate Interactions, edited by S. Doniach p. 115-134, (Plenum Press, NY, 1994).
85. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Quantitative Measure of Efficiency of Monte Carlo Simulations", Physica A 210, 453-460 (1994).
86. C. J. Camacho, D. Thirumalai, "Theoretical Predictions of Folding Pathways Using the Proximity Rule with Applications to BPTI", Proc. Nat'l. Acad. Sci. 92, 1277 (1995).
87. D. Thirumalai, Z. Guo, "Nucleation Mechanism for Protein Folding and Theoretical Predictions for Hydrogen-Exchange Labelling Experiments", Biopolymers (Research Communications 37, 137-140 (1995)).
88. C. J. Camacho, D. Thirumalai, "Modelling Disulfide Bonds in Globular Proteins: Entropic Barriers and Pathways", Proteins: Structure, Function and Genetics, 22. 28-40 (1995).
89. Z. Guo, D. Thirumalai, "Kinetics of Protein Folding: Nucleation Mechanism, Time Scales, and Pathways", Biopolymers, 36, 83-102 (1995).
90. B. Ha, D. Thirumalai, "Electrostatic Persistence Length of a Polyelectrolyte Chain", Macromolecules 28, 577-581 (1995).
91. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, "The Cavity Approach to Metastable Glassy States Near Random First Order Phase Transition", J. Physique I 5, 771-786 (1995).
92. T. R. Kirkpatrick, D. Thirumalai, "Are Disordered Spin Models Relevant for the Structural Glass Problem?", Transp. Theory and Stat. Mech., 24 927-945 (1995).
93. D. Thirumalai, "From Minimal Models to Proteins: Time Scales for Protein Folding Kinetics", J. Physique (Paris), 5, 1457-1467 (1995).
94. P. G. Wolynes, J. Onuchic,, D. Thirumalai, "Navigating the Folding Routes", Science, 267, 1619-1620 (1995).
95. B. Y. Ha, D. Thirumalai, "A Mean Field Model for Semiflexible Chains", J. Chem. Phys., 103, 9408-9412 (1995).
96. Z. Guo, D. Thirumalai, "Energy Landscape and Folding Mechanisms in Proteins", In Protein Folds: a distance based approach edited by H. Bohr and S. Brunak (CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1995) 233-239.
97. T. Garel, H. Orland, D. Thirumalai, "Analytical Theories of Protein Folding", in New Developments in Theoretical Studies of Protein Folding edited by R. Elber (World Scientific, in press, 1996) pp. 197-268.
98. J. D. Bryngelson, D. Thirumalai, "Internal Constraints Induce Localization in an Isolated Polymer Molecule", Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 542-545 (1996).
99. D. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "A Criterion That Determines the Foldability of Protein", Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4070-4073 (1996).
100. D. Thirumalai, S. A. Woodson, "Kinetics of Folding of Proteins and RNA", Acc. Chem. Res. 29, 433-439 (1996).
101. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Factors Governing the Foldability of Proteins", Proteins: Structure, Function, and Genetics, 26, 411-441 (1996).
102. D. Thirumalai, "Energy Landscape Perspective of in Vitro and in Vivo Protein Folding", J. de Physique I 6, 51-53 (1996).
103. D. Thirumalai, V. Ashwin, J. K. Bhattacharjee, "Dynamics of Random Hydrophobic-Hydrophilic Copolymers with Implications for Protein Folding", Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 5385-5388 (1996).
104. Z. Guo, D. Thirumalai, "Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Folding of a de novo Designed four Helix Bundle", J. Mol. Biol., 263, 323-343 (1996).
105. C. J. Camacho, D. Thirumalai, "Denaturants Can Accelerate Folding in a Class of Globular Proteins", Protein Science, 5, 1826-1832 (1996).
106. D. Thirumalai, J. K. Bhattacharjee, "Polymer Induced Drag Reduction in Turbulent Flows", Phys. Rev. E, 53, 546-551 (1996).
107. C. J. Camacho, D. Thirumalai, "A Criterion that Determines Fast Folding of Proteins: A Model Study", Europhys. Lett., 35, 627-632 (1996).
108. M. J. Todd, G. H. Lorimer, D. Thirumalai, "Chaperonins-Facilitated Protein Folding: Optimization of Rate and Yield by an Iterative Annealing Mechanism", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA), 93, 4030-4075 (1996).
109. T. Veitshans, D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Protein Folding Kinetics: Time Scales, Pathways, and Energy Landscapes in Terms of Sequence-Dependent Properties", Folding & Design, 2, 1-22 (1997).
110. C. Cordeiro, M. Molisana, D. Thirumalai, "Shapes of Confined Polymer Chains", J. Phys. II (France) 7, 433-447 (1997).
111. B. Y. Ha, D. Thirumalai, "Persistence Length of Intrinsically Stiff Polyampholyte Chain", J. Phys. II (France) 7, 887-902 (1997).
112. H. Orland, D. Thirumalai, "A Kinetic Model for Chaperonin Assisted Folding of Protein", J. Phys. I (France) 7, 553-560 (1997).
113. B. Y. Ha, D. Thirumalai, "Semiflexible Chains Under Tension", J. Chem. Phys.106, 4243-4247 (1997).
114. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Viscosity Dependence of Folding Rates of Protein", Phys. Rev. Lett., 79, 317-320 (1997).
115. D. Thirumalai, D. K. Klimov, S. A. Woodson, "Kinetic Partitioning Mechanism as a Unifying Theme in the Folding of Biomolecules", Theoretical Chemistry Accounts, 1, 23-30 (1997).
116. J. Pan, D. Thirumalai, S. A. Woodson, "Folding of RNA Involves Parallel Pathways", J. Mol. Biol., 273, 7-13 (1997).
117. D. Mohanty, R. Elber, D. Thirumalai, D. Beglov, B. Roux, "Kinetics of Peptide Folding: Computer Simulations of SYPFDU and Peptide Variants in Water", J. Mol. Biol., 272, 423-442 (1997).
118. Zhuyan Guo, D. Thirumalai, "The Nucleation-Collapse Mechanism in Protein Folding: Evidence for the Non-Uniqueness of the Folding Nucleus", Folding & Design, 2, 277-341 (1997).
119. H. J. Bussemaker, D. Thirumalai, J. K. Bhattacharjee, "Thermodynamic Stability of Folded Proteins Against Mutations", Phys. Rev. Lett., 79, 3530-3533 (1997).
120. A. Wallqvist, D. G. Covell, D. Thirumalai, "Hydrophobic Interactions in Aqueous Urea Solutions with Implications for Mechanisms of Protein Denaturation", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 120, 427-428 (1998).
121. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Cooperativity in Protein Folding: From Lattice Models with Side Chains to Real Proteins", Folding & Design, 3, 127-139 (1998).
122. D. Thirumalai, D. K. Klimov, M. R. Betancourt "Exploring the Folding Mechanisms in Proteins Using Lattice Models", in Monte Carlo Approach to Biopolymers and Protein Folding edited by P. Grasssberger, G. J. Barkema and H. Nadler (World Scientific),19-28 (1998).
123. R. D. Mountain, D. Thirumalai, "Hydration for Series of Hydrocarbons", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., (USA) 95, 8436-8440 (1998).
124. D. K. Klimov, M. R. Betancourt, D. Thirumalai, "Virtual Atom Representation of Hydrogen Bonds in Minimal Off-lattice models of α-Helices: Effect on Stability, Cooperativity, and Kinetics", Folding & Design, 3, 481-496 (1998).
125. D. Thirumalai, D. K. Klimov, "Fishing for Folding Nuclei in Lattice Models and Proteins", Folding & Design, 3, R112-R118 (1998).
126. D. Thirumalai, "Native Secondary Structure Formation in RNA may be Slave to Tertiary Folding", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 95, 11506-11508 (1998).
127. D. Thirumalai, B.-Y. Ha, "Statistical Mechanics of Stiff Chains", in Theoretical and Mathematical Methods in Polymer Research edited by A. Y. Grosberg (Academic Press, New York), 1-35, (1998).
128. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Lattice Models for Proteins Reveal Multiple Folding Nuclei for Nucleation-Collapse Mechanism", J. Mol. Biol. 282, 471-492 (1998).
129. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Linking Rates of Folding in Lattice Models of Proteins with Underlying Thermodynamic Characteristics", J. Chem. Phys. 109, 4119-4125 (1998).
130. M. R. Betancourt, D. Thirumalai, "Exploring the Kinetic Requirements for Enhancement of Protein Folding Rates in the GroEL Cavity", J. Mol. Biol. 287, 627-644 (1999).
131. M. R. Betancourt, D. Thirumalai, "Pair Potentials for Protein Folding: Choice of Reference States and Sensitivity of Predicted Motive States to Variations in the Interaction Schemes", Protein Science 8, 361-389 (1999).
132. D. A. Lidar, D. Thirumalai, R. Elber, R. B. Gerber, "Fractal Analysis of Protein Potential Energy Landscapes", Phys. Rev. E 59, 2231-2243 (1999).
133. D. Thirumalai, D. K. Klimov, "Deciphering the Time Scales and Mechanisms of Protein Folding Using Minimal Off-Lattice Models", Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 9, 197-207 (1999).
134. J. Pan, D. Thirumalai, S. Woodson, "Magnesium-Dependent Folding of Self-Splicing RNA: Exploring the link between cooperativity, thermodynamics, and kinetics", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 96, 6149-6154 (1999).
135. D.K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Stretching Single Domain Proteins: Phase diagram and kinetics of force-induced unfolding", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 96, 6166-6170 (1999).
136. B. Y. Ha, D. Thirumalai, "Persistence Length of Flexible Polyelectrolyte Chains;", J. Chem. Phys. 110, 7533-7541 (1999).
137. D. Thirumalai, "Time Scales for the Formation of the Most Probable Contacts in Proteins with Applications to Cytochrome C", J. Phys. Chem. B 103, 608-610 (1999).
138. N. K. Lee, D. Thirumalai, "Stretching DNA: Effect of electrostatic interactions", Europhys. J.B. 12, 599-605 (1999).

2000

139. D. Thirumalai, D. K. Klimov, "Emergence of Stable and Fast Folding Protein Structures", in Stochastic Dynamics and Pattern Formation in Biological and Complex Systems edited by S. Kim, K. J. Lu and W. Song, (American Institute of Physics) 95-111 (2000).
140. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Mechanisms and Kinetics of beta-Hairpin Formation", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 97, 2544-2549 (2000)
141. N. Lee, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamics of Collapse of Flexible Polyampholytes", J. Chem. Phys. 133, 5126-5129 (2000).
142. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Native topology determines force-induced unfolding pathways in globular proteins", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 97, 7254-7259 (2000)
143. D. Thirumalai, "Two Landmarks in Polymer Physics", Theor. Chem. Acc. 103, 242-293 (2000).
144. D. Thirumalai and D. K. Klimov "Introducing Protein Folding Using Lattice Models", in "Encyclopedia of Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry, Vol. III: Applications" (Institute for Physics Publishing, Bristol and Philadelphia), 2345-2366 (2002).
145. D. Thirumalai, S. A. Woodson, "Maximizing RNA Folding: A Balancing Act", RNA 6, 790-794 (2000).
146. D. E. Sagnella, J. E. Straub, and D. Thirumalai, "Time Scales and Pathways for Kinetic Energy Relaxation in Solvated Proteins: Applicating to Carbonmonoxy Myoglobin", J. Chem. Phys. 113, 7702-7711 (2000).
147. D. Mohanty, R. Elber, D. Thirumalai, "Probing the Role of Local Propensity in Peptide Turn Formation", Int. J. Quant. Chem., 80, 1125-1128 (2000).

2001

148. D. Thirumalai, G. H. Lorimer, "Chaperonin-Mediated Protein Folding", Ann. Rev. Biophys. Biomol. Struct. 30, 245-269 (2001).
149. D. Thirumalai, N. Lee, S. A. Woodson, D. K. Klimov, "Early Events in RNA Folding", Ann. Rev. Phys. Chem. 52, 751-762 (2001).
150. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Multiple protein folding nuclei and the transition state ensemble in two state proteins", Proteins Struct. Funct. Gen., 43, 465-475 (2001)
151. M. S. Li, D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Lattice Model Studies of Force-Induced Unfolding of Proteins", J. Phys. Chem. B, 6648-6654 (2001)
152. S. L. Heilman-Miller, D. Thirumalai, S. A. Woodson, "Role of Counterion Condensation in the Folding of Tetrahymena Ribozyme I. Equilibrium Stabilization by Cations", J. Mol. Biol. 306, 1157-1166 (2001).
153. S. L. Heilman-Miller, J. Pan, D. Thirumalai, S.A. Woodson "Role of Counterion Condensation in Folding of the Tetrahymena Ribozyme II. Counterion-dependence of Folding Kinetics", J. Mol. Biol. 309, 57-68 (2001)
154. Straub J. E., Buchete N. V., Thirumalai D., "Protein threading using novel inter-residue contact potentials" Biophys. J. 80(1): 2514 Part 2 (2001)
155. Lee N., Thirumalai D., "Dynamics of collapse of flexible polyelectrolytes in poor solvents", Macromolecules, 34 (10): 3446-3457 (2001)
156. Pechukas P., Thirumalai D., "Bruce Berne Festschrift - Foreword" J. Phys. Chem. B 105 (28): 6453-6454 (2001)
157. Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D. "Lattice model studies of force-induced unfolding of proteins", J. Phys. Chem. B 105 (28): 6648-6654 (2001)

2002

158. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Is There a Unique Melting Temperature for Two-State Proteins?", J. Comp. Chem., 23, 161-165 (2002).
159. Thirumalai D., "Kinetic partitioning mechanism in protein folding." J. Phys Chem. B 106 (3): 599-609 (2002)
160. Betancourt M. R., Thirumalai D., "Protein sequence design by energy landscaping" J. Phys. Chem. B 106 (3): 599-609 (2002)
161. Perez-Salas U. A., Krueger S., Woodson S., Rangan P., Georgieva E., Thirumalai D., Briber R. M., "Folding pathways of RNA by cation binding" Biophys. J. 82 (1): 644 Part 2 (2002)
162. Dima R. I., Thirumalai D. "Exploring protein aggregation and self-propagation using lattice models: Phase diagram and kinetics", Prot. Sci. 11 (5): 1036-1049 (2002)
163. Klimov D.K., Thirumalai D., "Stiffness of the distal loop restricts the structural heterogeneity of the transition state ensemble in S" J. Mol. Biol. 317 (5): 721-737 (2002)
164. Klimov D. K., Newfield D., Thirumalai D. "Simulations of beta-hairpin folding confined to spherical pores using distributed computing" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 99 (12): 8019-8024 (2002)
165. R. I. Dima, D. Thirumalai, "Exploring Protein Aggregation and Self-Propagation Using Lattice-Models: Phase Diagram and Kinetics", Prot. Sci. 11, 1036-1049 (2002).
166. R. I. Dima, D. Thirumalai, "Exploring the Propensities of Helices in PrPc to Form ?-Sheet Using NMR Structures and Sequence Alignments", Biophys. J. 83, 1268-1280 (2002).
167. Massi F., Klimov D., Thirumalai D., Straub J. E., "Charge states rather than propensity for beta-structure determine enhanced fibrillogenesis in wild-type Alzheimer's beta-amyloid peptide compared to E22Q Dutch mutant" Prot. Sci. 11 (7): 1639-1647 (2002).
168. Thirumalai D., Klimov D. K., Dima R. I. "Insights into specific problems in protein folding using simple concepts" Adv. Chem. Phys. 120: 35-76 (2002)
169. Li M. S., Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D. "Dependence of folding rates on protein length" J. Phys. Chem. B 106 (33): 8302-8305 (2002)
170. M. R. Betancourt and D. Thirumalai, "Designing Fast Folding Protein Sequences by Tuning the Energy Landscape", in "Recent Developments in Protein Folding, Stability and Design", edited by M. Gromika and S. Selvaraj, (World Scientific, 2002).

2003

171. G. Stan, D. Thirumalai, G. H. Lorimer, and B. R. Brooks, "Annealing Function of GroEL: Structural and Bioinformatic Analysis", Biophys. Chem. 100, 453-467 (2003).
172. Li M. S., Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D. "Folding in lattice models with side chains" Comp. Phys. Comm. 147 (1-2): 625-628 (2002)
173. Mountain R. D., Thirumalai D. "Molecular dynamics simulations of end-to-end contact formation in hydrocarbon chains in water and aqueous urea solution" J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 125 (7): 1950-1957 (2003)
174. Thirumalai D., "The Dominant Interaction Between Peptide and Urea is Electrostatic in Nature: A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study", Biopolymers 68, 359-369 (2003)
175. Tobi D., Elber R., Thirumalai D., "The dominant interaction between peptide and urea is electrostatic in nature: A molecular dynamics simulation study" Biopolymers 68 (3): 359-369 (2003)
176. Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D., "Dissecting the assembly of A beta(16-22) amyloid peptides into antiparallel beta sheets" Structure 11 (3): 295-307 (2003)
177. Buchete N. V., Straub J. E., Thirumalai D. "Anisotropic coarse-grained statistical potentials improve the ability to identify nativelike protein structures" J. Chem. Phys. 118 (16): 7658-7671 (2003)
178. Thirumalai D., Klimov D. K., Dima R. I. "Emerging ideas on the molecular basis of protein and peptide aggregation" Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 13 (2): 146-159 (2003)
179. Hyeon C. B., Thirumalai D. "Can energy landscape roughness of proteins and RNA be measured by using mechanical unfolding experiments?" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 100 (18): 10249-10253 (2003)
180. Thirumalai D., Klimov D. K., Lorimer G. H. "Caging helps proteins fold" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 100 (20): 11195-11197 (2003)
181. Ha B. Y., Thirumalai D. "Bending rigidity of stiff polyelectrolyte chains: A single chain and a bundle of multichains" Macromolecules 36 (25): 9658-9666 (2003)

2004

182. Buchete N. V., Straub J. E., Thirumalai D. "Orientation-dependent coarse-grained potentials derived by statistical analysis of molecular structural databases" Polymer 45 (2): 597-608 (2004)
183. Li M. S., Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D. "Thermal denaturation and folding rates of single domain proteins: size matters" Polymer 45 (2): 573-579 (2004)
184. Perez-Salas U. A., Rangan P., Krueger S., Briber RM, Thirumalai D, Woodson SA "Compaction of a bacterial group I ribozyme coincides with the assembly of core helices" Biochemistry 43 (6): 1746-1753 (2004)
185. Buchete N. V., Straub J. E., Thirumalai D. "Orientational potentials extracted from protein structures improve native fold recognition" Prot. Sci. 13 (4): 862-874 (2004)
186. Lee N. K., Thirumalai D. "Pulling-speed-dependent force-extension profiles for semiflexible chains" Biophys. J. 86 (5): 2641-2649 (2004)
187. Buchete N. V., Straub J. E., Thirumalai D. "Continuous anisotropic representation of coarse-grained potentials for proteins by spherical harmonics synthesis" J. Molecular Graphics & Modelling 22 (5): 441-450 Sp. Iss. (2004)
188. Buchete N. V., Straub J. E., Thirumalai D. "Development of novel statistical potentials for protein fold recognition" Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 14 (2): 225-232 (2004)
189. Mountain R. D., Thirumalai D. "Importance of excluded volume on the solvation of urea in water" J. Phys. Chem. B 108 (21): 6826-6831 (2004)
190. Dima R. I., Thirumalai D. "Asymmetry in the shapes of folded and denatured states of proteins" J. Phys. Chem. B 108 (21): 6564-6570 (2004)
191. Koculi E., Lee N. K., Thirumalai D, Woodson S. A., "Folding of the Tetrahymena ribozyme by polyamines: Importance of counterion valence and size" J. Mol. Biol. 341 (1): 27-36 (2004)
192. Dima R. I., Thirumalai D. "Proteins associated with diseases show enhanced sequence correlation between charged residues" Bioinformatics 20 (15): 2345-2354 (2004)
193. Klimov D. K., Straub J. E., Thirumalai D. "Aqueous urea solution destabilizes A beta(16-22) oligomers" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 101 (41): 14760-14765 (2004)
194. Dima R. I., Thirumalai D. "Probing the instabilities in the dynamics of helical fragments from mouse PrPc" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 101 (43): 15335-15340 (2004)
195. Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D. "Progressing from folding trajectories to transition state ensemble in proteins" Chem. Phys. 307 (2-3): 251-258 (2004)
196. Mountain R. D., Thirumalai D. "Alterations in water structure induced by guanidinium and sodium ions" J. Phys. Chem. B 108 (51): 19711-19716 2004
197. Li M. S., Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D. "Finite size effects on thermal denaturation of globular proteins" Phys. Rev. Lett. 93 (26): Art. No. 268107 (2004)

2005

198. Stan G., Brooks B. R., Lorimer G. H., Thirumalai D., "Identifying natural substrates for chaperonins using a sequence-based approach" Prot. Sci. 14 (1): 193-201 (2005)
199. Tarus B., Straub J. E., Thirumalai D. "Probing the initial stage of aggregation of the A beta(10-35)-protein: Assessing the propensity for peptide dimerization" J. Mol. Biol. 345 (5): 1141-1156 (2005)
200. Barsegov V., Thirumalai D. "Dynamics of unbinding of cell adhesion molecules: Transition from catch to slip bonds" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 102 (6): 1835-1839 (2005)
201. Dima R. I., Hyeon C., Thirumalai D. "Extracting stacking interaction parameters for RNA from the data set of native structures" J. Mol. Biol. 347 (1): 53-69 (2005).
202. Li M. S., Klimov D. K., Thirumalai D. "Finite size effects on calorimetric cooperativity of two-state proteins" Physica A - Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 350 (1): 38-44 (2005)
203. Cheung M. S., Klimov D., Thirumalai D. "Molecular crowding enhances native state stability and refolding rates of globular proteins" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 102 (13): 4753-4758 (2005)
204. Thirumalai D., Hyeon C. "RNA and protein folding: Common themes and variations" Biochemistry 44 (13): 4957-4970 (2005)
205. Zheng W. J., Brooks B. R., Doniach S., Thirumalai D., "Network of dynamically important residues in the open/closed transition in polymerases is strongly conserved" Structure 13 (4): 565-577 (2005)
206. Hyeon C., Thirumalai D. "Mechanical unfolding of RNA hairpins" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 102 (19): 6789-6794 2005
207. G. Morrison, D. Thirumalai, "The Shape of a Flexible Polymer in a Cylindrical Pore", J. Chem. Phys. 122, 194907 (2005).
208. G. Stan, B. R. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "Probing the 'Annealing' Mechanism of GroEL Mini-Chaperone Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations", J. Mol. Bio. 350, 817-829 (2005).
209. V. Barsegov, D. Thirumalai, "Probing Protein-Protein Interactions by Dynamic Force Correlation Spectroscopy", Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 168302 (2005).
210. S. Chauhan, G. Caliskan, R. M. Briber, U. Perez-Salas, P. Rangan, D. Thirumalai, S. A. Woodson, "RNA Tertiary Interactions Mediate Native Collapse of a Bacterial Group I Ribozyme", J. Mol. Bio. 353, 1199-1209 (2005).
211. D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Symmetric Connectivity of Secondary Structure Elements Enhances the Diversity of Folding Pathways", J. Mol. Bio. 353, 1171-1186 (2005).
212. G. Caliskan, C. Hyeon, U. Perez-Salas, R. M. Briber, S. A. Woodson, D. Thirumalai, "Persistence Length Changes Dramatically as RNA Folds", Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 268303 (2005).
213. G. Ziv, G. Haran, D. Thirumalai, "Ribosome Exit Tunnel Can Entropically Stabilize Alpha-Helices", Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 102, 18956-18961 (2005).
214. D. M. Dunlavy D. P. O’Leary, D. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, “HOPE: A Homotopy Optimization Method for Protein Structure Prediction”, J. Computational Bio. 12, 1275-1288 (2005).

2006

215. G. Caliskan, R. M. Briber, D. Thirumalai, V. Garcia-Sakai, S. A. Woodson, A. P. Sokolov, “Dynamic Transition in tRNA is Solvent Induced”, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 128, 32-33 (2006).
216. R. I. Dima, D. Thirumalai, “Determination of Networks of Residues that Regulate Allostery in Protein Families Using Sequence Analysis”, Prot. Sci. 15, 258-268 (2006).
217. M. Kouza, M. S. Li, E. P. O'Brien, C. K. Hu, D. Thirumalai, "Effect of finite size on cooperativity and rates of protein folding", J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 671-676 (2006).
218. Li M. S., Hu C. K., Klimov D. K., D. Thirumalai, "Multiple stepwise refolding of immunoglobulin domain I27 upon force quench depends on initial conditions" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 103, 93-98 (2006).
219. C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Kinetics of interior loop formation in semiflexible chains", J. Chem. Phys. 124, 104905 (2006).
220. M. S. Cheung, D. Thirumalai, "Nanopore-protein interactions dramatically alter stability and yield of the native state in restricted spaces", J. Mol. Biol., 357, 632-643 (2006).
221. G. Stan, B. R. Brooks, G. H. Lorimer, D. Thirumalai, "Residues in substrate proteins that interact witn GroEL in tne capture process are buried in the native state", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 103, 4433-4438 (2006).
222. C. B. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Forced-unfolding and force-quench refolding of RNA hairpins", Biophys, J. 90, 3410-3427, (2006)
223. V. Barsegov, D. K. Klimov, D. Thirumalai, "Mapping the energy landscape of biomolecules using single molecule force correlation spectroscopy: Theory and applications", Biophys. J. 90, 3827-3841 (2006).
224. E. Koculi, D. Thirumalai, S. A. Woodson, "Counterion charge density determines the position and plasticity of RNA folding transition states", J. Mol. Biol. 359, 446-454 (2006)
225. W. J. Zheng, B. R. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "Low-frequency normal modes that describe allosteric transitions in biological nanomachines are robust to sequence variations", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 103, 7664-7669 (2006).
226. S. Vaitheeswaran, D. Thirumalai, "Hydrophobic and ionic interactions in nanosized water droplets", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 128, 13490-13496 (2006).
227. C. Hyeon, R. I. Dima, D. Thirumalai. "Size, shape, and flexibility of RNA structures", J. Chem. Phys. 125, 194905 (2006).
228. C. Hyeon, R. I. Dima, D. Thirumalai, "Pathways and kinetic barriers in mechanical unfolding and refolding of RNA and proteins", Structure 14, 1633-1645 (2006).
229. B. Tarus, J. E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamics of Asp23-Lys28 salt-bridge formation in A beta(10-35) monomers", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 128 16159-16168 (2006).
230. V. Barsegov, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamic competition between catch and slip bonds in selectins bound to ligands", J. Phys. Chem. B 110, 26403-26412 (2006).
231. C. Hyeon, G. H. Lorimer, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamics of allosteric transitions in GroEL", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 103, 18939-18944 (2006).

2007

232. C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Mechanical unfolding of RNA: From hairpins to structures with internal multiloops", Biophys. J. 92 731-743 (2007).
233. P. H. Nguyen, M. S. Li, G. Stock, J. E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Monomer adds to preformed structured oligomers of A beta-peptides by a two-stage dock-lock mechanism", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 104, 111-116 (2007).
234. E. Koculi, C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, S. A. Woodson, "Charge density of divalent metal cations determines RNA stability", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 129, 2676-2682 (2007).
235. C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Measuring the energy landscape roughness and the transition state location of biomolecules using single molecule mechanical unfolding experiments", Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 19, 113101 (2007).
236. G. Stan, G. H. Lorimer, D. Thirumalai, B. R. Brooks, "Coupling between allosteric transitions in GroEL and assisted folding of a substrate protein", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 104, 8803-8808 (2007).
237. E. P. O'Brien, R. I. Dima, B. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "Interactions between hydrophobic and ionic solutes in aqueous guanidinium chloride and urea solutions: Lessons for protein denaturation mechanism", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 129 7346-7353 (2007).
238. M. S. Cheung, D. Thirumalai, "Effects of crowding and confinement on the structures of the transition state ensemble in proteins", J. Phys. Chem. B 111 8250-8257 (2007).
239. W. Zheng, B. R. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "Allosteric transitions in the chaperonin GroEL are captured by a dominant normal mode that is most robust to sequence variations", Biophys. J. 93 2289-2299 (2007).
240. G. Morrison, C. Hyeon, N. M. Toan, B. Y. Ha, D. Thirumalai, "Stretching hornopolymers", Macromolecules 40, 7343-7353 (2007).
241. J. Chen, R. I. Dima, D. Thirumalai, "Allosteric Communication in Dihydrofolate Reductase: Signaling Network and Pathways for Closed to Occluded Transition and Back", J. Mol. Biol. 374, 250-266 (2007).

2008

242. R. Tehver, D. Thirumalai, "Kinetic Model for the Coupling between Allosteric Transitions in GroEL and Substrate Protein Folding and Aggregation", J. Mol. Biol. 4, 1279-1295 (2008).
243. C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Multiple probes are required to explore and control the rugged energy landscape of RNA hairpins", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 130, 1538-1539 (2008).
244. N.V. Buchete, J.E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Dissecting contact potentials for proteins: Relative contributions of individual amino acids", Proteins Struct. Funct. Bioinf. 70, 119-130 (2008).
245. N.M. Toan, G. Morrison, C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Kinetics of Loop Formation in Polymer Chains", J. Phys. Chem. B 112, 6094-6106 (2008).
246. B. Tarus, J.E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Structures and Free-Energy Landscapes of the Wild Type and Mutants of the Aβ21–30 Peptide Are Determined by an Interplay between Intrapeptide Electrostatic and Hydrophobic Interactions", J. Mol. Biol. 379, 815-829 (2008).
247. D.L. Pincus, C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Effects of Trimethylamine N-Oxide (TMAO) and Crowding Agents on the Stability of RNA Hairpins", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 130, 7364-7372 (2008).
248. V. Barsegov, G. Morrison, D. Thirumalai, "Role of Internal Chain Dynamics on the Rupture Kinetics of Adhesive Contacts ", Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 248102 (2008).
249. C. Hyeon, G. Morrison, D. Thirumalai, "Force-dependent hopping rates of RNA hairpins can be estimated from accurate measurement of the folding landscapes", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 105, 9604–9609 (2008).
250. E. P. O'Brien, G. Ziv, G. Haran, B. R. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "Effects of denaturants and osmolytes on proteins are accurately predicted by the molecular transfer model", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 105, 13403–13408 (2008).
251. S. Jun, D. Thirumalai, B.Y. Ha, "Compression and Stretching of a Self-Avoiding Chain in Cylindrical Nanopores", Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 138101 (2008).
252. S. Vaitheeswaran, D. Thirumalai, "Interactions between amino acid side chains in cylindrical hydrophobic nanopores with applications to peptide stability", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 105, 17636–17641 (2008).
253. D. Thirumalai, C. Hyeon, "Theory of RNA Folding: From Hairpins to Ribozymes", Chapter 2 in Non-Protein Coding RNA's edited by Nils G. Walter, Sarah A. Woodson, and Rober T. Batey (2008) Springer Series in Biophysics, Vol. 13.
254. D.L. Pincus, S.S. Cho, C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, "Minimal Models for Protein and RNA: From Folding to Function", Chapter 6 in Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science edited by P. Michael Conn (2008) Academic Press, Vol. 84.
255. J. Lin, D. Thirumalai, "Relative Stability of Helices Determines the Folding Landscape of Adenine Riboswitch Aptamers", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 14080–14081 (2008).
256. L. Hua, R. Zhou, D. Thirumalai, B.J. Berne, "Urea denaturation by stronger dispersion interactions with proteins than water implies a 2-stage unfolding", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 105, 16928–16933 (2008).
257. M.S. Li, D.K. Klimov, J.E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Probing the mechanisms of fibril formation using lattice models", J. Chem. Phys. 129, 175101 (2008).
258. E.P. O'Brien, G. Stan, D. Thirumalai, B.R. Brooks "Factors Governing Helix Formation in Peptides Confined to Carbon Nanotubes", Nano Lett. 8, 3702-3708 (2008).
259. J. Chen, J.D. Bryngelson, D. Thirumalai, "Estimations of the Size of Nucleation Regions in Globular Proteins", J. Phys. Chem. B 112, 16115-16120 (2008).

2009

260. G. Ziv, D. Thirumalai, G. Haran, "Collapse transition in proteins", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 11, 83-93 (2009).
261. D.L. Pincus, D. Thirumalai, "Crowding Effects on the Mechanical Stability and Unfolding Pathways of Ubiquitin", J. Phys. Chem. B 113, 359-368 (2009).
262. G. Reddy, J.E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Influence of Preformed Asp23-Lys28 Salt Bridge on the Conformational Fluctuations of Monomers and Dimers of A beta Peptides with Implications for Rates of Fibril Formation", J. Phys. Chem. B 113, 1162-1172 (2009).
263. S. Vaitheeswaran, G. Reddy, D. Thirumalai, "Water-mediated interactions between hydrophobic and ionic species in cylindrical nanopores", J. Chem. Phys. 130, 094502 (2009).
264. R. Tehver, J. Chen, D. Thirumalai, "Allostery Wiring Diagrams in the Transitions that Drive the GroEL Reaction Cycle", J. Mol. Biol. 387, 390–406 (2009).
265. N. Miyashita, J.E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, Y. Sugita, "Transmembrane Structures of Amyloid Precursor Protein Dimer Predicted by Replica-Exchange Molecular Dynamics Simulations", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 131, 3438-3439 (2009).
266. W. Zheng, D. Thirumalai, "Coupling between Normal Modes Drives Protein Conformational Dynamics: Illustrations Using Allosteric Transitions in Myosin II", Biophys. J. 96, 2128–2137 (2009).
267. A. Kudlay, M.S. Cheung, D. Thirumalai, "Crowding Effects on the Structural Transitions in a Flexible Helical Homopolymer", Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 118101 (2009).
268. G. Morrison, D. Thirumalai, "Semiflexible Chains in Confined Spaces ", Phys. Rev. E 79, 011924 (2009).
269. E.P. O'Brien, G. Morrison, B.R. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "How accurate are polymer models in the analysis of Forster resonance energy transfer experiments on proteins?", J. Chem. Phys. 130, 124903 (2009).
270. E.P. O'Brien, B.R. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "Molecular Origin of Constant m-Values, Denatured State Collapse, and Residue-Dependent Transition Midpoints in Globular Proteins ", Biochem. 48, 3743 (2009).
271. J.H. Roh, R.M. Briber, A. Damjanovic, D. Thirumalai, S.A. Woodson, A.P. Sokolov, "Dynamics of tRNA at Different Levels of Hydration", Biophys. J. 96, 2755 (2009).
272. E. Rivera, J. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Sequence and Crowding Effects in the Aggregation of a 10-Residue Fragment Derived from Islet Amyloid Polypeptide", Biophys. J. 96, 4552 (2009).
273. G. Reddy, J.E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Dynamics of locking of peptides onto growing amyloid fibrils", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 106, 11948 (2009).
274. S.S. Cho, D.L. Pincus, D. Thirumalai, "Assembly mechanisms of RNA pseudoknots are determined by the stabilities of constituent secondary structures", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 106, 17349 (2009).
275. E.P. O'Brien, Y. Okamoto, J.E. Straub, B.R. Brooks, D. Thirumalai, "Thermodynamic Perspective on the Dock−Lock Growth Mechanism of Amyloid Fibrils", J. Phys. Chem. 113, 14421 (2009).
276. S. Moghaddam, G. Caliskan, S. Chauhan, C. Hyeon, R.M. Briber, D. Thirumalai, S.A. Woodson, "Metal Ion Dependence of Cooperative Collapse Transitions in RNA", J. Mol. Biol. 393, 753 (2009).
278. C. Hyeon, G. Morrison, D.L. Pincus, D. Thirumalai, "Refolding dynamics of stretched biopolymers upon force quench", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 106, 20288 (2009).
278. Z. Liu, J. Chen, D. Thirumalai, "On the accuracy of inferring energetic coupling between distant sites in protein families from evolutionary imprints: Illustrations using lattice model", Proteins 77, 823 (2009).
279. U.D. Priyakumar, C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, A.D. MacKerell, Jr. "Urea Destabilizes RNA by Forming Stacking Interactions and Multiple Hydrogen Bonds with Nucleic Acid Bases", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 131, 17759 (2009).

2010

280. R. Tehver, D. Thirumalai, "Rigor to Post-Rigor Transition in Myosin V: Link between the Dynamics and the Supporting Architecture", Structure 18, 471 (2010).
281. N.M. Toan, D. Thirumalai, "Theory of Biopolymer Stretching at High Forces", Macromolecules 43, 4394 (2010).
282. J.E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Principles governing oligomer formation in amyloidogenic peptides.", Curr Opin Struct Biol 20, 187 (2010).
283. D. Thirumalai, E.P. O'Brien, G. Morrison, C. Hyeon, "Theoretical perspectives on protein folding", Annu Rev Biophys 39, 159 (2010).
284. J. Chen, S. Darst, D. Thirumalai, "Promoter melting triggered by bacterial RNA polymerase occurs in three steps", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 28, 12523 (2010).
285. M. Li, N. Co, G. Reddy, C. Hu, E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Factors Governing Fibrillogenesis of Polypeptide Chains Revealed by Lattice Models", Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 218101 (2010).
286. G. Reddy, E. Straub, D. Thirumalai, "Dry amyloid fibril assembly in a yeast prion peptide is mediated by long-lived structures containing water wires", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 107, 21459 (2010).
287. G. Morrison, C. Hyeon, M. Hinczewski, D. Thirumalai, "Compaction and Tensile Forces Determine the Accuracy of Folding Landscape Parameters from Single Molecule Pulling Experiments", Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 138102 (2011).

2011

288. Z. Liu, G. Reddy, E.P. O'Brien, D. Thirumalai, "Collapse kinetics and chevron plots from simulations of denaturant-dependent folding of globular proteins", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 108, 7787 (2011)
289. N. Denesyuk and D. Thirumalai, "Crowding Promotes the Switch from Hairpin to Pseudoknot Conformation in Human Telomerase RNA", J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 133, 11858 (2011)
290. E.P. O'Brien, J. Straub, B. R. Brooks and D. Thirumalai "Influence of Nanoparticle Size and Shape on Oligomer Formation of an Amyloidogenic Peptide", J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2, 1171 (2011)
291. C. Hyeon and D. Thirumalai "Capturing the essence of folding and functions of biomolecules using coarse-grained models", Nat. Comm. 2, 487 (2011)
292. S. Vaitheeswaran, J. Chen and D. Thirumalai "Hydrophobic and Ionic-Interactions in Bulk and Confined Water with Implications for Collapse and Folding of Proteins", J. Stat. Phys. 145, 276 (2011)
293. S. Cho, G. Reddy, J. Straub and D. Thirumalai "Entropic Stabilization of Proteins by TMAO", J. Phys. Chem. B 115, 13401 (2011)
294. G. Reddy and D. Thirumalai "Are native proteins metastable?", Nat. Chem. 3, 910 (2011)
295. S. Biyun, S. Cho and D. Thirumalai "Folding of Human Telomerase RNA Pseudoknot Using Ion-Jump and Temperature-Quench Simulations", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 20634 (2011)

2012

296. E.P. O'Brien, B. R. Brooks and D. Thirumalai "Effects of pH on Proteins: Predictions for Ensemble and Single- Molecule Pulling Experiments", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 979 (2012)
297. C. Hyeon and D. Thirumalai "Chain Length Determines the Folding Rates of RNA", Biophys. J., 102, L11 (2012)
298. Z. Zhang and D. Thirumalai "Dissecting the Kinematics of the Kinesin Step", Structure, 20, 628 (2012)
299. Z. Liu, G. Reddy and D. Thirumalai "Theory of the Molecular Transfer Model for Proteins with Applications to the Folding of the src-SH3 Domain", J. Phys. Chem. B, 116, 6707 (2012)
300. N.M. Toan and D. Thirumalai "On the origin of the unusual behavior in the stretching of single-stranded DNA", J. Chem. Phys., 136, 235103 (2012)
301. A. Kudlay, M.S. Cheunng and D. Thirumalai "Influence of the Shape of Crowding Particles on the Structural Transitions in a Polymer", J. Phys. chem. B, 116, 8513 (2012)
302. C. Hyeon and D. Thirumalai "Multiple barriers in forced rupture of protein complexes", J. Chem. Phys., 137, 055103 (2012)
303. E. Koculi, S.S. Cho, R. Desai, D. Thirumalai, S.A. Woodson "Folding path of P5abc RNA involves direct coupling of secondary and tertiary structures", Nuc. Acid. Res., 40, 8011 (2012)
304. G. Reddy, Z. Liu and D. Thirumalai "Denaturant-dependent folding of GFP", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 109, 17832 (2012)
305. D. Thirumalai, G. Reddy and J. Straub, "Role of Water in Protein Aggregation and Amyloid Polymorphism", Acc. Chem. Res. 45, 83 (2012)
306. J. Lin and D. Thirumalai, "Gene Regulation by Riboswitches with and without Negative Feedback Loop", Biophys. J. 103, 2330 (2012)
307. C. Hyeon, J. Lee, J. Yoon, S. Hohng and D. Thirumalai, "Hidden complexity in the isomerization dynamics of Holliday junctions", Nat. Chem. 4, 907 (2012)
308. J. Lin, C. Hyeon and D. Thirumalai, "RNA under Tension: Folding Landscapes, Kinetic Partitioning Mechanism, and Molecular Tensegrity", J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 3, 3616 (2012)

2013

309. J. Chen and D. Thirumalai, "Helices 2 and 3 Are the Initiation Sites in the PrPC -> PrPSC Transition", Biochemistry 52, 310 (2013)
310. D. Thirumalai, Z. Liu, EP O'brien and G. Reddy, "Protein folding: from theory to practice", Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 23, 22 (2013)
311. H.S. Samanta and D. Thirumalai, "Exact solution of the Zwanzig-Lauritzen model of polymer crystallization under tension", J. Chem. Phys. 138, 104901 (2013)
312. M. Hinczewski, J. Chrostof M. Gebhardt, M. Rief and D. Thirumalai, "From mechanical folding trajectories to intrinsic energy landscapes of biopolymers", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 110, 4500 (2013)
313. N. Denesyuk and D. Thirumalai, "Coarse-grained model for predicting RNA folding thermodynamics", J. Phys. Chem. B. 117, 4901 (2013)
314. J. Yoon, D. Thirumalai and C. Hyeon, "Urea-Induced Denaturation of PreQ1-Riboswitch", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 12112 (2013)
315. M. Gruebele and D. Thirumalai, "Perspective: Reaches of chemical physics in biology", J. Chem. Phys. 139, 121701 (2013)
316. M. Hinzewski, R. Tehver and D. Thirumalai, "Design principles governing the motility of myosin V", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 110, E4059 (2013)
317. D.L. Pincus and D. Thirumalai, "Force-Induced Unzipping Transitions in an Athermal Crowded Environment", J. Phys. Chem. B 117, 13107 (2013)
318. H. Kang, T.R. Kirkpatrick and D. Thirumalai, "Manifestation of random first-order transition theory in Wigner Glasses", Phys. Rev. E 88, 042308 (2013)
320. J.C. Lin and D. Thirumalai, "Kinetics of Allosteric Transitions in S-adenosymethionine Riboswitch are Accurately predicted from the folding landscape", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 16641 (2013)
319. C. Hyeon and D. Thirumalai, "Generalized iterative annealing model for the action of RNA chaperones", J. Chem. Phys. 139, 121924 (2013)
321. E.J. Denning, D. Thirumalai, A.D. MacKerell Jr., "Protonation of trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO) is required for stabilization of RNA tertiary structure", Biophys. Chem. 184, 8 (2013)

2014

322. L. Domiinguez, S.C. Meredith, J.E. Straub, and D. Thirumalai, "Transmembrane fragment structures of amyloid precursor protein depend on membrane surface curvature", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 854 (2014)
323. J.E. Straub and D. Thirumalai, "Membrane-protein interactions are key to understanding amyloid formation", J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5, 633 (2014)
324. C. Hyeon, M. Hinczweski, and D. Thirumalai, "Evidence of disorder in biological molecules from single molecule pulling experiments", Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 138101 (2014)
325. J.C. Lin, C. Hyeon, and D. Thirumalai, "Sequence-dependent folding landscapes of adenine riboswitch apatamers", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys 16, 63766 (2014)
326. S. Chakrabarti, M. Hinczewski, and D. Thirumalai, "Plasticity of hydrogen bond networks regulates mechanochemistry of cell adhesion complexes", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 111, 9048 (2014)
327. L. Dominguez, L. Foster, S.C. Meredith, J.E. Straub, and D. Thirumalai, "Structural Heterogeneity in Transmembrane Amyloid Precursor Protein Homodimer Is a Consequence of Environmental Selection", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 9619 (2014)
328. P.I. Zhuravlev, G. Reddy, J.E. Straub, and D. Thirumalai, "Propensity to Form Amyloid Fibrils Is Encoded as Excitations in the Free Energy Landscape of Monomeric Proteins", J. Mol. Biol. 426, 2653 (2014)
329. J. Yoon, J.C. Lin, and D. Thirumalai, "Dynamical Transition and Heterogeneous Hydration Dynamics in RNA", J. Phys. Chem. B. 118, 7910 (2014)
330. C. Hyeon, N.A. Denesyuk, and D. Thirumalai, "Development and Applications of Coarse-Grained Models for RNA", Isr. J. Chem. 54, 1358 (2014)
331. B. Ramm, J. Stigler, M. Hinczewski, D. Thirumalai, H. Herrmann, G. Woehlke, and M. Rief, "Sequence-resolved free energy profiles of stress-bearing vimentin intermediate filaments", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111, 11359 (2014)
332. D. Thirumalai, "Universal relations in the self-assembly of proteins and RNA ", Phys. Biol. 11, 053005 (2014)
333. M. Hinczewski, and D. Thirumalai, "Cellular Signaling Networks Function as Generalized Wiener-Kolmogorov Filters to Suppress Noise", Phys. Rev. X. 4, 041017 (2014)
334. S. Vaitheeswaran, and D. Thirumalai, "Entropy and enthalpy of interaction between amino acid side chains in nanopores", J. Chem. Phys. 141, 22D523 (2014)

2015

335. J.C. Lin, J. Yoon, C. Hyeon, and D. Thirumalai, "Using Simulations and Kinetic Network Models to Reveal the Dynamics and Functions of Riboswitches", Methods in Enzymology 553, 235 (2015)
336. H. Kang, P.A. Pincus, C. Hyeon, and D. Thirumalai, "Effects of Macromolecular Crowding on the Collapse of Biopolymers", Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 068303 (2015)