Image of Research - Graduate Students
The Image of Research is a multidisciplinary competition celebrating the diversity and breadth of graduate student research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. It is sponsored by the Scholarly Commons of the University Library and the Graduate College through a generous gift from the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics.
(2018-04)This is an image from our science team's broken-down boat in the lagoon of Kiritimati Island, Kiribati, as we await a rescue squad with engine oil. The boat driver, TioneT, wearing long sleeves for protection from the ...
(2018-04)Polymorphism or the ability of molecules to pack in multiple crystal structures, is one of the most important parameters in pharmaceutical industries as it highly influences the physicochemical properties of drugs such as ...
(2018-04)The picture here represents a false-colored scanning electron microscope image of gold nanoprisms, each only a few nanometers thick, but sub-micron sized in lateral dimensions. The nanoprisms, each colored differently, ...
(2018-04)This is a landscape of Saint Anthony Falls over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis. Mississippi River is the symbol of hydrology throughout the history of the United States. It runs along 10 states from Minnesota to ...
(2018-04)Solutions of flexible polymers like #-DNA can exhibit strikingly different flow patterns compared to Newtonian (e.g. water) flow because of the hydrodynamic interactions between the polymer molecules and solvent fluids. ...