Computational Foundations for High-Resolution Cryo-EM

Speaker: Alberto BartesaghiDate: Thursday, February 2, 2017Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pmLocation: Learning Hall, Trent Semans Center for Health EducationFor Duke Faculty, Staff, Postdocs, and Students only.Improvements in detector technology and computational techniques have transformed Cryo-EM into a powerful strategy for structure determination that can be used to study a broad spectrum of biological targets, with resolutions in some cases that are high enough to be relevant for facilitating drug discovery.

Construct3D: 3D Printing & Digital Printing for Higher Education Conference

Construct3D 2017 is a national conference on the digital fabrication discipline "3D printing" for college faculty, K-12 educators, and informal education leaders. Join us as we explore ways to foster student engagement, support research, and improve understanding using 21st century technology.This inaugural conference will be held at Duke University May 5 - 7, 2017 and rotate to various institutions annually.

When The Pentagon Meets Silicon Valley

**Please note the location change to Sanford 223, Rhodes Conference Room**Please join AGS, Duke Robotics, the Department of Political Science, and the Triangle Institute for Security Studies in welcoming Christopher Kirchhoff for a talk titled, "When the Pentagon Meets Silicon Valley." Dr. Kirchhoff is currently a partner at the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx). He previously served as the director for strategic planning at the National Security Council (NSC) and was the NSC's lead technology strategist. Dr.