Hans Ris Seminar: Wolfgang Baumeister
June 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speaker: Wolfgang Baumeister, PhD
Time and Location: TBD
Wolfgang Baumeister is an expert in cryo-electron tomography at the Max Plank Institute for Research in Germany. Major focuses include investigation of macromolecular complexes of prokaryotes and cell components of eukaryotes.
The Laboratory of Optical and Computational Instrumentation (LOCI) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison hosts an annual seminar series honoring Ris, who oversaw the installation of one of the nation’s first high-voltage electron microscopes in the former location of LOCI. Ris remained Emeritus Investigator of the IMR until his death in 2004.