The 2nd i-MANI Symposium and Workshop

Main Scientific Topics:

- Tomography
- Visualization
- HBV structure
- Low dose imaging
- Cryo-specimen preparation
- High resolution virus structure
- Nano-enabled structure imaging
- Cryo-sectioning of cell microscopy
- Focused ion beam cryo-ET of cells
- New phase contrast optics and phase plate design
- Data processing for single particle and tomography
- Integrative cryo-electron microscopy and tomography
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Symposium

March 3rd 09:00-17:00

Registration / Board Meeting


March 4th

08:00-12:00

Registration

The EMBO Lecture
Focused Ion Beam cryo-ET of cells
(Dr. Wolfgang Baumeister, GERMANY)

High resolution virus structure
(Dr. Wen Jiang, Purdue University, USA)

(Dr. Chi-yu Fu, TAIWAN)

New Phase contrast optics
(Dr. Robert Glaeser, USA)

12:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-17:00

Hybrid Approaches in Cell Microscopy
(Dr. Roland Fleck, UK)

HBV structure
(Dr. Che-Yen Wang, Indiana University, USA)
Integrative Cryo-electron microscopy and tomography
(Academician Wah Chiu, USA)

Company presentation
(FEI)
Workshop (Lecture)

March 5th

08:00-12:00

Electron Optics
(Dr. Masa Kawasaki, JEOL USA) (1 hr)

Radiation damage and image contrast theory
(Dr. Robert Glaeser, USA) (1hr)

Cryo-specimen preparation (40 minutes)
(Htet Khant, USA)

12:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-17:00

DDD Camera (40 minutes)
(Dr. Ben Bammes)

Tomography (1 hour)
(Dr. Jaap Brink, JEOL USA)

Virus Single Particle Reconstruction (1hour)
(Dr. Wen Jiang, USA)

Validation of map and model (40 minutes)
(Academician Wah Chiu, USA)
Workshop (Hands-on)

March 6th 08:30-13:00

Visualization (1.5 hours)
(Dr. Tom Goddard, UCSF, USA)

Data Processing for Tomography (2.5 hours)
(Dr. Jaap Brink, JEOL USA; Htet Khat, BCM)

13:00-14:30

Lunch

14:30-17:00

Data Processing for Single Particle Reconstruction
(Dr. Wen Jiang, USA)

March 7th 09:00-17:00

High Pressure Freezing
Cryo sectioning
(Dr. Roland Fleck, UK)

3 Mar - 6 Mar 2014
Tainan
Taiwan
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