Xmipp

Xmipp Team

The developers team of XMIPP is a multidisciplinary group composed by engineers, physicists, mathematicians and computer scientists. We develop in XMIPP as a part of our research work, being many of us PhD students or postdoctoral scientists.

We are part of the Instruct Image Processing Center and we are hosted by the Biocomputing Unit at the Spanish National Center for Biotechnology CNB-CSIC.

Current staff

  • Jose M. Carazo
  • Carlos Oscar Sorzano
  • Roberto Marabini
  • Jose M. de la Rosa
  • Joaquín Otón
  • Jesús Cuenca
  • Airén Zaldívar
  • Javier Vargas
  • Adrián Quintana
  • Vahid Abrishami
  • Ignacio Foche
  • Slavica Jonic

Former contributors

  • Sjors Scheres
  • Jose Roman Bilbao Castro
  • Juanjo Vega
  • Alberto Pascual Montano
  • Antonio Jose Rodriguez Sanchez
  • Pedro Antonio de Alarcon
  • Javier Angel Velazquez Muriel
  • Debora Gil
  • Arun Kulshreshth

Famous sentences

  • "Theory is when you know everything but nothing works. Practice is when everything works but no one knows why. In our case, theory and practice are combined: nothing works and we do not know why" (Vahid)
  • "Vini, vidi, marabini" (Kino)
  • "Eso le dijo Josefina a Napoleón en la noche de bodas" (Javi)
  • "Todo el año matando tontos y no se acaban" (COSS)
  • "Vamos pa'llá que son 10.000" (COSS)
  • "Así no vas a vender el caballo" (Kino)
  • "Pacarrós!!!" (COSS)
  • "Resistance is futile (if <1 Ohm) (Roberto)