UF BME announces winners of the 2017 Art of Research Photo Contest

Science becomes art in the winning and notable photographs from the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering 2017 Art of Research Photo Contest. Thank you to all who submitted their images!

This annual event celebrates the art of research through the eyes of BME faculty, staff and students. Judging was based on scientific significance, originality, and artistic and/or visual impact of the images. The winning photo, called “Human Beta Cells Manufacturing Insulin,” by Dr. Edward Phelps, BME faculty, was chosen for its breathtaking composition. The 2017 winners will be displayed on the ground floor of the Biomedical Science Building.

Contest winner and finalists:
1st – Human Beta Cells Manufacturing Insulin, by Dr. Edward Phelps – BME faculty

2nd  – Circle of the Universe in a Cup, by Jiapu Liang – BME Ph.D. student

3rd – Collagen-Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogel, by Syed Mustafa Jamal – BME M.S. student