"Visualizing the 3D Structures of Molecules Involved in Life's Processes" Workshop

Undergraduate students attending college in Puerto Rico are invited to participate in this two-day workshop.


The workshop will be available in the following locations from 8am - 4pm each day:

  • February 5th - 6th in Mayaguez
  • February 7th - 8th in San Juan


Workshop Components:

  1. Focused on structural biology at X-ray sources

  2. Lectures and practicals from experts in the field

  3. Real synchrotron data collection and data processing opportunities


General Workshop Topics:

  1. Introduction to Structural Biology

  2. Crystallographic approaches

  3. X-ray imaging at synchrotrons and XFELs)

  4. Complementary techniques