Best Image Award

In 2015, OPE launched the Best Image Competition. The goal of the Best Image Award is to celebrate the outstanding research done by our postdoctoral fellows, while showcasing the beauty of science and research.


You can view the full size version of the images by clicking on the image or by visiting the top 10 image gallery.

The 2016 Best Image Competition winners are:

1st place: Alejandra Valdivia, Mentor: Alejandra San Martin

2nd place: Kenneth Myers; Mentor: James Zheng

3rd place: Ying Li; Mentor: Eldon Geisert

The winning  images:

  • Will be featured on the covers of the Research Symposium booklet
  • Will be printed on high quality poster boards and displayed throughout the symposium
  • Will be used in all promotional materials for the symposium, including social media
  • Each of the winners will receive a $50 gift card and a framed poster with their winning image