Image of Research - Undergraduate 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 Office of Undergraduate Research through a generous gift from the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics.
(2017-04)The goal of the research project is to develop a bio-chip capable of performing a complete blood cell count. Carle Foundation Hospital supplies samples of patients' blood for experiments. The current standard to obtain ...
(2017-04)Roses are red, violets are blue, and octopuses are green, yellow, and brown. Colors are important representations of emotions, whether in poems or in octopuses. Remarkably, the octopus already displays mastery in controlling ...
(2017-04)The purpose of research is not only to illuminate the unknown for oneself, but also to light the way for future generations to come. It is therefore essential to present our findings in a formal method such that any general ...
(2017-04)This is an image of hydrate formation on a methylammonium lead halide perovskite film, a material used for low-cost, high-efficiency photovoltaics. This kind of perovskite is very sensitive to moisture, especially when the ...
(2017-04)Our skull protects one of the largest, most complex organs in the human body. Because of the skull, the brain is protected from impacts that run this essential organ the risk of damage. Although this protective skull works ...