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  • The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the prestigious Gregori Aminoff Crystallography Prize, one of the physics research community’s highest honors, to Arizona State University Regents Professor John Spence.
  • Four University at Buffalo professors have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world's largest general scientific society and publisher of the journal Science.
  • The Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute attracts talented scientists and support staff to explore exciting research opportunities and the freedom to pursue the unknown. We offer an excellent benefits package including health insurance, generous retirement plan, disability, and life insurance coverage, competitive vacation/holiday policies,...
  • European XFEL Virtual User Information Meeting  - 7th Call for Proposals   A virtual information meeting will be hosted by the European XFEL User Organization Executive Committee (UOEC) and held on   25 November 2020 17:30-19:30 (Hamburg/Schenefeld local time - CET)   The event will specifically address our 7th Call for Proposals - open unti...
  • The Thompson Lab at University of California Merced is recruiting a Postdoctoral Scholar and a Junior Research Specialist: The Postdoc will work on projects related to multi-temperature and time-resolved (T-jump) crystallography at synchrotrons and XFELs. Job posting with additional details here: https://aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/JPF01028   The Jun...
  • 2021 Panofsky Fellowship at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC) Call for Applications – Deadline for submission is November 2, 2020  
  • BioXFEL has built a capable team for XFEL analysis of the key components of SARS-CoV-2, the virus behind the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • We invite applications for a postdoctoral position in the Pollack Lab in the School of Applied and Engineering Physics at Cornell University. We are an interdisciplinary research group, known for the innovative application of x-ray scattering to study biological macromolecules.
  • The Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS), a directorate of SLAC and the world’s first hard x-ray free electron laser, seeks a Research Associate with a background in sample introduction for serial data collection to join the Sample Environment and Delivery group within the LCLS Hard X-Ray department.
  • The Hauptman-Woodward Institute seeks a postdoctoral research scientist in the field of synthetic organic chemistry. The successful candidate will work within the National Science Foundation’s BioXFEL Science and Technology Center (www.bioxfel.org), a consortium of 13 research labs across the USA dedicated to the study of protein dynamics by time-r...
  • BioXFEL scientist Dilano Saldin, Distinguished Professor of Physics of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Fellow of the American Physical Society, passed away on March 9, 2020 after a long illness. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends, and the scientific community.  Below is his obituary.   Remembering Dilano Saldin For four...
  •    Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY A Research Centre of the Helmholtz Association   For our location in Hamburg we are seeking: Postdoc - Optical control of particles for serial crystallography DESY DESY is one of the world’s leading research centres for photon science, particle and astroparticle physics as well as accelerator physics....

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  • The European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser Facility (European XFEL, https://www.xfel.eu) encourages the scientific community worldwide to submit proposals for User Experiments via the User Portal to the European XFEL (UPEX) until Wednesday, 16 December 2020 16:00 (local Hamburg/Schenefeld time - CET) Beamtime will be allocated to successful proposals ...
  • The National Science Foundation BioXFEL Science and Technology Center is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its eighth annual international conference virtually February 2-5, 2021. Our annual External Advisors Meeting will be held Monday, Feb 1, 2021. The annual International BioXFEL Conference brings together experts in a variety of fiel...
  • An international group of researchers led by data scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have applied a machine learning technique they developed to substantially reduce the uncertainty in gestational age estimation.
  • A team of scientists from Sweden, Finland, Japan and the United States led by University of Gothenburg researcher Sebastian Westenhoff and BioXFEL member Marius Schmidt from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have shown, for the first time with time-resolved X-ray structures, how photoreceptors in plants respond to light.
  • Melatonin discovery may help adjust biological clock   A recent study published in Nature involving a multi-institutional collaboration with BioXFEL researchers has produced novel drug candidates that may help with various sleep disorders. The drugs were designed based on the structure of a melatonin receptor which was published last year by BioX...
  • The European XFEL marks in a new age of protein movie-making that enables enzymes involved in disease to be observed in real time

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