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Robert Eric Betzig
January 13, 1960
Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.
|Alma mater||California Institute of Technology
|Known for||Nanoscopy, fluorescence microscopy|
|Institutions||Howard Hughes Medical Institute
University of California, Berkeley
|Thesis||Near-field Scanning Optical Microscopy (1988)|
|Doctoral advisor||Aaron Lewis, Michael Isaacson|
|Influences||William E. Moerner|
Robert Eric Betzig (born January 13, 1960) is an American physicist. He works as a Professor of Physics and Professor of Molecular and Cell biology at the University of California, Berkeley. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Janelia Farm Research Campus in Ashburn, Virginia.
Betzig has worked to develop the field of fluorescence microscopy and photoactivated localization microscopy.
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