Graduate Contestants 2014


The images in this collection include all of the students who entered in the Graduate Image of Research contest of 2014.


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Subtilis spectacle: From microns to nanometers
The art shows diffraction limited (left) image transitioning towards a super-resolved image (right) of a chemotactic protein in bacteria called B.subtilis. The bacterial membrane (green) and DNA stain (blue) are also shown in the figure with…

"We lost both engines due to bird strike!"
In January 2009, a twin-engine jet ingested multiple Canada geese shortly after take-off from New York. The aircraft underwent total loss of power, but was successfully ditched on the Hudson River. In the near future, total loss of power due to bird…

The Eye of Evolution
"His gaze pierces cloud, shadow, earth, and flesh. You know of what I speak, Gandalf:a great Eye, lidless, wreathed in flame." Tolkien The metaphor of Eye of Sauron fits well for a network based phylogenomic research in biological evolution. In our…