Alberto Bartesaghi

Alberto Bartesaghi

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Computer Science
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 308 Research Drive, LSRC D338, Durham, NC 27708-0129
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-6579
  • Email Address: alberto.bartesaghi@duke.edu
  • Websites:

Education

  • D.Phil. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2005

Research Interests

Computational methods for protein structure determination by cryo-electron microscopy; image processing; computer vision and parallel computing

Courses Taught

  • COMPSCI 391: Independent Study

Representative Publications

  • Kang, Y; Kuybeda, O; de Waal, PW; Mukherjee, S; Van Eps, N; Dutka, P; Zhou, XE; Bartesaghi, A; Erramilli, S; Morizumi, T; Gu, X; Yin, Y; Liu, P; Jiang, Y; Meng, X; Zhao, G; Melcher, K; Ernst, OP; Kossiakoff, AA; Subramaniam, S; Xu, HE, Cryo-EM structure of human rhodopsin bound to an inhibitory G protein., Nature, vol 558 no. 7711 (2018), pp. 553-558 [10.1038/s41586-018-0215-y] [abs].
  • Bartesaghi, A; Aguerrebere, C; Falconieri, V; Banerjee, S; Earl, LA; Zhu, X; Grigorieff, N; Milne, JLS; Sapiro, G; Wu, X; Subramaniam, S, Atomic Resolution Cryo-EM Structure of β-Galactosidase., Structure (London, England : 1993), vol 26 no. 6 (2018), pp. 848-856.e3 [10.1016/j.str.2018.04.004] [abs].
  • Guo, TW; Bartesaghi, A; Yang, H; Falconieri, V; Rao, P; Merk, A; Eng, ET; Raczkowski, AM; Fox, T; Earl, LA; Patel, DJ; Subramaniam, S, Cryo-EM Structures Reveal Mechanism and Inhibition of DNA Targeting by a CRISPR-Cas Surveillance Complex., Cell, vol 171 no. 2 (2017), pp. 414-426.e12 [10.1016/j.cell.2017.09.006] [abs].
  • Aguerrebere, C; Delbracio, M; Bartesaghi, A; Sapiro, G, Fundamental Limits in Multi-Image Alignment, Ieee Transactions on Signal Processing, vol 64 no. 21 (2016), pp. 5707-5722 [10.1109/TSP.2016.2600517] [abs].
  • Merk, A; Bartesaghi, A; Banerjee, S; Falconieri, V; Rao, P; Davis, MI; Pragani, R; Boxer, MB; Earl, LA; Milne, JLS; Subramaniam, S, Breaking Cryo-EM Resolution Barriers to Facilitate Drug Discovery., Cell, vol 165 no. 7 (2016), pp. 1698-1707 [10.1016/j.cell.2016.05.040] [abs].