Professor of Photon Science, Bioengineering and of Microbiology and ImmunologyStanford University
PhD, Biophysics, University of California - Berkeley
BA, Physics, University of California - Berkeley
Mailing Address: Palo Alto , CAwahc@stanford.edu
Dr. Chiu’s research includes methodology improvements in single particle cryo-EM for atomic resolution structure determination of molecules and molecular machines, as well as in cryo-ET of cells and organelles towards subnanometer resolutions. Dr. Chiu’s lab has collaborations with many researchers around the country and outside USA on understanding biological processes such as protein folding, virus assembly and disassembly, pathogen-host interactions, signal transduction, transport across cytosol and membrane.