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Rudolf Karch
Rudolf Karch

Center for Medical Data Science (Institute of Medical Statistics)
Position: Associate Professor

ORCID: 0000-0003-1541-7215
T +43 1 40400 66760


Models, Cardiovascular; Models, Immunological; Models, Molecular; Molecular Dynamics Simulation; Pharmacokinetics

Research interests

Mathematical modeling and computer simulation in biomedicine.

Selected publications

  1. Karch, R. et al. (2019) ‘Intramolecular Domain Movements of Free and Bound pMHC and TCR Proteins: A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study’, Cells, 8(7), p. 720. Available at:
  2. Bauer, M. et al. (2011) ‘Pgp-Mediated Interaction Between (R)-[11C]Verapamil and Tariquidar at the Human Blood–Brain Barrier: A Comparison With Rat Data’, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 91(2), pp. 227–233. Available at:
  3. Langer, O. et al. (2007) ‘Pharmacoresistance in Epilepsy: A Pilot PET Study with the P‐Glycoprotein Substrate R‐[11C]verapamil’, Epilepsia, 48(9), pp. 1774–1784. Available at:
  4. Karch, R. et al. (2006) ‘A Gibbs point field model for the spatial pattern of coronary capillaries’, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 369(2), pp. 599–611. Available at:
  5. Karch, R. et al. (2005) ‘The spatial pattern of coronary capillaries in patients with dilated, ischemic, or inflammatory cardiomyopathy’, Cardiovascular Pathology, 14(3), pp. 135–144. Available at: