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  • 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....
  • The Department of Physics at Princeton invites top early career women (postdocs and last-year PhD students) in Physics and Astronomy who are interested in careers in academia to apply for an expenses-paid, two-day workshop (Apr 16-17, 2020).  Participants will have an opportunity to present their research, as well as attend panel discussions with...
  • Postdoctoral Research Scholar We are currently looking for a new PostDoc to join our serial crystallography data analysis team at Arizona State University. For more information please see the job posting at https://apply.interfolio.com/69791 or contact John Spence,  John.Spence@asu.eduTo apply, please send electronically to  http://apply.interfoli...
  • The following machine-learning focused research positions are now open at SLAC. Postdoc/RA positions typically start with a two-year contract followed by a yearly renewal of a contract. A project scientist is a fixed-term position without a guaranteed promotion review. An associate scientist is also a fixed-term position with a promotion review at ...
  • Two prestigious scholarships, established by La Trobe University in partnership with the European X-Ray Free Electron Laser (EuXFEL), will be awarded to outstanding applicants who are interested in ultra-fast X-ray imaging of biomolecules and materials. The EuXFEL facility is located in Schenefeld, in the metropolitan area of Hamburg, Germany.
  • The Biodesign Center for Applied Structural Discovery invites you to apply to our full-time open-rank Research Scientist positions available developing ultrafast laser techniques at our CXFEL laboratory. The Department of Physics seeks applicants for a postdoctoral research scholar to work in the field of biological sample delivery for X-ray lasers...

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  • 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
  • In a new study led by Petra Fromme and Nadia Zatsepin at the Biodesign Center for Applied Structural Discovery, the School of Molecular Sciences and the Department of Physics at Arizona State University, researchers investigated the structure of Photosystem I (PSI) with ultrashort X-ray pulses at the European X-ray Free Electron Laser (EuXFEL) in H...
  • 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, 11 December 2019 16:00 (local Hamburg/Schenefeld time - CE

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