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2021 Image of Research Semifinalists

30 square semi-finalist photos in a grid.

Every year, as we prepare for the annual Image of Research exhibition, we are amazed at the diversity and beauty of graduate student research on our campus. This year's entries led us in many directions, from the microscopic to the psychedelic and probabilistic lands of quantum mechanics.

We are excited to share with you the work of the semifinalists through an online gallery. We invite you to explore the exhibition and vote for your top three entries by Monday, March 22. Your votes will determine the People's Choice winner ($100 award). On Tuesday, March 23, we will announce the finalists.

Congratulations to the semifinalists who are:

On Tuesday, March 23, 2021, we will announce awards for First Prize ($500), Second Prize ($300), Third Prize ($200), and Honorable Mention ($100). The winner of the People's Choice will receive a $100 award. 

For details about the competition, see the Graduate Student Image of Research website.