Location & dates EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 28 Aug - 5 Sep 2016
Deadlines Application closed
organiser_embo_courses

Programme

Day 1 - Sunday 28 August 2016
TimeSpeaker
12:00 - 14:00

Registration

14:00 - 14:15

Welcome

14:15 - 15:15

Three-dimensional EM
John Briggs - EMBL, Germany

15:15 - 16:15

The electron microscope
Jürgen Plitzko- MPI Biochemistry,Germany

16:15 - 17:00

Coffee Break

17:00 - 18:00

Single particle reconstruction part 1
Bettina Boettcher - University of Edimburgh, UK

18:00 - 19:00

An overview of cryo-EM
Richard Henderson - MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK

19:00 - 20:00 Bar-B-Q kindly sponsored by FEI
Day 2 - Monday 29 August 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:00 - 10:00

Fourier Transforms
Henning Stahlberg - Biozentrum Basel, Switzerland

10:00 - 11:00

Constrast-transfer-functions
Carsten Sachse - EMBL, Germany

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 12:30

Electron tomography
Juha Huiskonen - University of Oxford, UK

12:30 - 12:45 Course Photo
12:45 - 13:30 Lunch break
13:30 - 14:30

Sample preparation
Lori Passmore - MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK

14:30 - 15:30

Single particle reconstruction part 2
Michael Schatz - ImageScience Berlin, Germany

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break kindly sponsored by GATAN
16:00 - 17:00

Helical reconstruction
Carsten Sachse - EMBL, Germany

17:00 - 18:00

Bayesian methods
Sjors Scheres - MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK

18:00 - 19:00

Dinner

19:00 - 21:00

Student Talks

Day 3 - Tuesday 30 August 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:00 - 10:00

2D crystallography
Henning Stahlberg - Biozentrum Basel, Switzerland

10:00 - 11:00

Subtomogram averaging
Mikhael Kudryashev - University of Basel, Switzerland

11:00 - 12:00

Panel Discussion

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 - 18:00 Main Practical
18:00 - 19:00

Dinner

19:00 - 21:00

Student Talks

Day 4 - Wednesday 31 August 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:00 - 10:00

Large symmetrical particles
Sarah Butcher - University of Helsinki, Finland

10:00 - 11:00

Pre and postprocessing
John Rubinstein - SickKids Hospital Toronto, Canada

11:00 - 12:00

Panel Discussion

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 - 18:00 Main Practical
18:00 - 19:00

Dinner

19:00 - 21:00

Student Talks

Day 5 - Thursday 1 September 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:00 - 10:00 Dealing with heterogeneity
Niko Grigorieff - Janelia Farm, USA
10:00 - 11:00

Resolution and validation
John Rubinstein - SickKids Hospital Toronto, Canada

11:00 - 12:00

Panel Discussion

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 - 18:00

Main Practical

18:00 - 19:00 Dinner
19:00 - 21:00

Student Talks

Day 6 - Friday 2 September 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:00 - 10:00

Data collection
Wim Hagen - EMBL, Germany

10:00 - 11:00

High resolution
Niko Grigorieff - Janelia Farm, USA

11:00 - 13:00

Student Group Presentations

13:00 Packed Lunches
13:00 - 19:00 Free Afternoon
18:30

Course Dinner downtown @ Zum Seppl

Day 7 - Saturday 3 September 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:30 - 10:00 EM databank
Ardan Patwardhan - EMBL-EBI, UK
10:00 - 11:00 Fitting of low resolution maps
Maya Topf - Birkbeck College, UK
11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 12:30

Atomic coordinate refinement
Garib Murshidov - MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch Break

13:30 - 15:30

Low resolution fitting
Maya Topf (Birkbeck College, UK)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 18:00

High resolution fitting
Garib Murshidov (MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK)

18:00 - 19:00

Dinner

19:00 - 21:00 Student talks
Day 8 - Sunday 4 September 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:00 - 09:20

Sponsor Presentation
FEI

09:20 - 09:40

Sponsor Presentation
JEOL

09:40 - 09:50

Sponsor Presentation
LEICA

10:00 - 11:00

Cellular EM
Matthia Karreman - EMBL, Heidelberg

11:00 - 12:00

2nd Practical

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 - 18:00 2nd Practical
18:00 - 19:00

Dinner

19:00 - 21:00

Panel Discussion

Day 9 - Monday 5 September 2016
TimeSpeaker
09:00 - 10:00

Phase plates
Sara Sandin - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 

10:00 - 11:00

STEM tomography
Sharon Wolf - Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

11:00 - 12:00

Final Discussion

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch/Departure