Biomedical Imaging Research Unit


Welcome!

The Biomedical Imaging Research Unit (BIRU) provides research infrastructure and support and is located in the School of Medical Sciences within the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences at the Grafton campus.

Himanshu Wadhwa, Salim Ismail, Jane McGhee and Trevor Sherwin - Department of Ophthalmology - 2016 BIRU Trophy Winner
Himanshu Wadhwa, Salim Ismail, Jane McGhee and Trevor Sherwin - Department of Ophthalmology - 2016 BIRU Trophy Winner

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  • Annual image competition results - 2016
    20 December 2016
    The award winners for 2016 were announced recently at the end of year Research Celebration on Thursday 8 December. The winner of the confocal microscopy category and overall trophy winner was Himanshu Wadhwa from the Department of Ophthalmology.
  • 2016 BIRU image competition open for entries now...
    31 October 2016
    The competition is now open for entries. As for previous years, the categories are Light Microscopy, Confocal Microscopy, Electron Microscopy and Visualisation and Analysis. Please send your entries to Ratish Kurian at r.kurian@auckland.ac.nz The winner of each category will receive a copy of their image at A3 size, printed and mounted on ArtMount. The overall winner will be awarded the BIRU Image Trophy, which they can keep for one year.