Multi-Pole Approach to Structural Science

May 10 - 13, 2015

Alexander Wlodawer

Chief, Macromolecular Crystallography Laboratory
National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD, USA

In the USA since 1969.

Education - M.Sc., University of Warsaw, 1968; Ph.D. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 1974; Postdoctoral fellow, Stanford University 1974-1976.

Fields of interest - crystallography applied to studies of proteins relevant to cancer and AIDS, methods development in structural biology.

>350 publications, >16,000 total citations, H-index 62, 270 structures in the PDB. Trained >20 postdoctoral fellows.

Foreign member of the Polish Academy of Sciences, recipient of the Heyrovsky Medal of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Doctor Honoris Causa of the Technical University of Lodz, Fellow of the American Crystallographic Association. Polish-American Scientific Award of FNP/AAAS (with M. Jaskolski).