Events

The Arizona Imaging and Microanalysis Society hosts an annual conference every spring. This annual meeting provides a forum for members to discuss research and exchange ideas, as well as an opportunity for learning about new techniques and concepts.

2019 AIMS Annual Conference

March 14, 2019
North Ballroom, Memorial Student Union
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

University of Arizona Campus Map (opens in a new window)
AIMS_Newsletter Spring 2018 (PDF)
AIMS flyer 2019 (PDF)
AIMS Conference Schedule 2019 (PDF)

AIMS 2019 Program

Check–In

|8:00 – 8:45 a.m.|

Opening remarks

Thomas Tomasiak – AIMS President
| 8:45 – 9:00 |

Super-resolution and electron microscopy of a mitochondrial phosphatase

Tarjani Thaker – Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Arizona
| 9:00 – 10:00 |

Morning Break – Vendor Demonstrations/Poster Session

| 10:00 – 11:00 |

High resolution cryo-electron microscopy on new K3 direct electron detectors

Alexander Myaskinov – Director Electron Microscopy Core, St. Judes Research Hospital
| 11:00 – 12:00 |

Buffet Lunch – Tucson Room

| 12:00 – 1:00 |

Lightning Round

5 minute commercial member presentations on something new or interesting from their company
| 1:00 – 2:00 |

MicroED: cryo-electron diffraction of 3D microcrystals

Brent Nannenga – Chemical Engineering, Arizona State University
| 2:00 – 3:00 |

Afternoon Break/Vendor Exhibits

| 3:00 – 3:15 |

Poster Session/Vendor Demonstrations

| 3:15 – 4:15 |

Final Announcements/Student Awards

| 4:15 – 4:30 |

Business Meeting

Annual Society general meeting – open to the public
| 4:30 – 5:00 |

updated – March 1, 2019