Christian R. Wick

Christian R. Wick

Postdoctoral Researcher
Ruđer Bošković Institute, Zagreb, Croatia

Research Interests

  • Vitamin B12 dependent enzymatic reactions
  • Multiscale modelling of SILP catalysis
  • Molecular oxygen sensing


  • Dr. rer. nat., FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Advisor: Prof. Dr. Timothy Clark, 2016
  • M.Sc., Molecular Science, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, 2011
  • B.Sc., Molecular Science, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, 2009
  • Lecture Award, 28th Molecular Modelling Workshop 2014, Erlangen


  • Self-consistent field convergence for proteins: a comparison of full and localized-molecular-orbital schemes, C.R. Wick, M. Hennemann, J.J.P. Stewart, T. Clark,  J. Mol. Model. 20 (2014) 2159. doi:10.1007/s00894-014-2159-y

  • Multiply Bonded Metal(II) Acetate (Rhodium, Ruthenium, and Molybdenum) Complexes with the trans-1,2-Bis(N-methylimidazol-2-yl)ethylene Ligand, N. Fritsch, C.R. Wick, T. Waidmann, P.O. Dral, J. Tucher, F.W. Heinemann, T.E. Shubina, T. Clark, N. Burzlaff, Inorg. Chem. 53 (2014) 12305–14. doi:10.1021/ic501435a.

  • Structural Insight into the Prolyl Hydroxylase PHD2: A Molecular Dynamics and DFT Study, C.R. Wick, H. Lanig, C.M. Jäger, N. Burzlaff, T. Clark,  Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2012 (2012) 4973–4985. doi:10.1002/ejic.201200391.

  • Predicting the Sites and Energies of Noncovalent Intermolecular Interactions Using Local Properties, A. El Kerdawy, C.R. Wick, M. Hennemann, T. Clark,  J. Chem. Inf. Model. 52 (2012) 1061–1071. doi:10.1021/ci300095x.