MPBP 333: Topics on 3D Electron Microscopy and Imaging Processing

Course Directors: Teresa Ruiz and Michael Radermacher

Course Syllabus

In depth study of the theory of 3D electron microscopy and image processing of single particles. Topics: Fourier transforms. Convolution. Correlation. 2D alignment. Radon transforms. 3D reconstruction techniques. The electron microscope. Specimen preparation and data collection. Alternate years. Pre/co-requisites: Basic mathematics including matrices, differentiation and integration.