2018 Northwestern Scientific Images Contest Winners

The 2018 winners of the Northwestern Scientific Images Contest represent advances across a wide range of disciplines including medicine, chemistry, engineering, physics and astronomy. This gallery showcases both the breathtaking beauty and scientific innovation of contemporary research.

Judged by an interdisciplinary panel of local artists, scientists, educators and community leaders, these images were captured by Northwestern researcher students, staff and faculty. The winners were announced during an evening reception at Evanston Township High School, where the images were hosted within a gallery of more than 40 student artworks.

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