Biomedical Imaging Research Unit

Image competition results - 2015

Electron microscopy category and trophy winner


Charles Kong

School of Chemical Sciences

Cryo-SEM image of frozen strawberry sample showing physical damage to the ultrastructure caused by ice crystals
Acquired using a Philips XL30S FEG scanning electron microscope
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Light microscopy joint winner


Helen Murray

Department of Anatomy with Radiology

Granule cell neurons in the subgranular zone of the human hippocampus visualised using Golgi staining
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Light microscopy joint winner


Aran Sisley

Department of Ophthalmology

Condensation droplets on a cell culture dish lid

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Confocal microscopy winner


Amelia Power

Department of Physiology

Transverse section of a cardiac trabecula from a rat heart

Within the cardiomyoctes the mitochondria in green are densely packed between the myofilaments in red and surrounded by sarcolemma in magenta. The trabecula is encapsulated by a layer of endothelial cells”.

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Visualisation and analysis winner


Eppuje (Eryn) Kwon

Department of Mechanical Engineering

An MRI of a female cranium

Acquired using the 3T MAGNETOM Skyra (by Siemens) at the Centre for Advanced MRI (CAMRI)

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