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.
(2019)This image is an illustration of a crucial body part that we use every day to communicate: the larynx. The colors of this particular larynx are light pink and light blue, which are the same colors as the transgender flag. ...
(2019)Pigs are remarkably similar to humans. They have a comparable gastrointestinal system and cardiovascular system to ours, they eat food that we eat, and have brains that look similar to the human brain as well. The question ...
(2019)For extremely high performance nano-sized semiconductors, extreme measures are required: full-body suits, high temperature furnaces (1100°C / 2100°F), blue light-free environment, ultra clean air, and steady hands unfazed ...
(2019)The 25 Cara Blanca pools in central Belize are home to ancient Maya ceremonial sites that were visited during the Terminal Classic droughts (700-900 CE). Owned by a sustainable logging company, the land is closely monitored. ...
(2019)This a calcium oxalate (CaOx) human kidney stone, cut into a wafer-thin (20 µm-thick) slice mounted to a glass slide and analyzed under a microscope. Confocal laser scanning microscopy (LSM) excites inorganic (mineral) and ...