The Cluster of Excellence RESOLV (Ruhr Explores Solvation: EXC 1069) is part of the framework of the German Excellence Initiative. Prof. Dr. Martina Havenith-Newen is the Speaker and Coordinator of RESOLV and the Ruhr-Universität Bochum hosts the Cluster of Excellence.

A list of faculty collaborating with CalSolv is found below. More information, as well as a full list of all RESOLV faculty can be found at the RESOLV home page.

Prof. Dr. Martina Havenith-Newen
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Physical Chemistry II
IR laser spectroscopy, molecular aggregates, THz absorption spectroscopy, solvation dynamics, laser development, Scattering Nearfield IR- and Raman- microscopy, ultracold chemistry

Prof. Dr. Dominik Marx
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Theoretical Chemistry
Ab initio (Car-Parrinello) molecular dynamics, theoretical spectroscopy, HPC, solvation, liquids, water, hydrogen-bonding, interfaces, charge transport, proton transfer, aggregation

Prof. Dr. Lars Schäfer
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Theoretical Chemistry
Molecular simulation, biological macromolecules, molecular dynamics, force fields, multiscale modeling

Dr. Matthias Heyden
Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
Mülheim an der Ruhr
Influence of surrounding solution on the dynamics and stability of proteins