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.

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  • Ren, Yingying (2018-04)
    Our research project focuses on the behavior of “bouncing” robot in different two dimensional environments, where the robot will move straight and bounce off the wall at a fixed angle every time. In some environments, the ...


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  • Rossi, John (2018-04)
    This image, taken in the tanneries of Fes, was captured during my semester abroad in the kingdom of Morocco during Fall 2017. Despite departing to research political and economic effects of North Africa’s Arab Spring, I ...


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  • Majithia, Heer (2018-04)
    Jellies, 97% water, are little more than pulsating bells with trailing tentacles. Yet, these creatures are remarkably varied in appearance and found in waters across the globe. The photograph depicts an SEM image of a ...


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  • Jennings, Lindsey (2018-04)
    I am interested in ephemerality, decay, dying, death. The absence of things that were once there but aren’t anymore. As a dancer, I always feel it necessary to enact my research through my movement practices; but sometimes, ...


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  • Wilson, Elena (2018-04)
    This image represents the beauty and complexity of science, giving just a glimpse into the intricacies of the human body. Kidney stones are common, occurring in roughly 1 in 11 individuals, and are renowned for their ...


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