Dr. Max Haider:

Maximilian Haider studied physics in Kiel and Darmstadt and received his PhD in 1987 in Darmstadt with an experimental work which was carried out at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL).

In 1989 he became a Group Leader within the Physical Instrumentation Program at the EMBL.

In 1992 he started a project to set up a Cs-corrector for a 200 kV TEM together with Prof. Rose in Darmstadt and Prof. Urban in Juelich. In 1996 he founded CEOS GmbH in Heidelberg together with Joachim Zach.

Max Haider

He has received several awards including:

On the occasion of his 60th birthday a symposium on "Advances in Corrected Electron Microscopy in Materials Science and Biology" was held on February 19th 2010 in Heidelberg.