Aaron Finke

Staff Scientist, MacCHESS
Research Interests:
  • Serial Crystallography
  • Structure Solution by Anomalous Phasing
  • Small Molecule Crystallography
Education and Experience:
2016-present: Staff Scientist, MacCHESS, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
2014-2016: Postdoctoral Fellow, Swiss Light Source, Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland
2011-2014: NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, ETH-Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
2006-2011: PhD, Chemistry, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
2002-2006: BS, Chemistry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
Selected Publications:
  • Casanas, A.; Warshamanage, R.; Finke, A. D.; Panepucci, E.; Olieric, V.; Nöll, A.; Tampé, R.; Brandstetter, S.; Förster, A.; Mueller, M.; Schulze-Briese, C.; Bunk, O.; Wang, M. “EIGER Detector: Application in Macromolecular Crystallography,” Acta Cryst. 2016, D72, 1036–1048.
  • Olieric, V.; Weinert, T.; Finke, A. D.; Anders, C.; Li, D.; Olieric, N.; Borca, C. N.; Steinmetz, M. O.; Caffrey, M.; Jinek, M.; Wang, M. “Data Collection Strategy for Challenging Native SAD Phasing,” Acta Cryst. 2016, D72, 421–429.
  • Finke, A. D.; Panepucci, E.; Vonrhein, C.; Wang, M.; Bricogne, G.; Olieric, V. “Advanced Crystallographic Data Collection Protocols for Experimental Phasing,” Methods Mol. Biol. 2016, 1320, 175–191.
  • Finke, A. D.; Gross, D. E.; Han, A.; Moore, J. S. "Engineering Solid-State Morphologies in Carbazole–Ethynylene Macrocycles," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 14063-14070.