2012 Winners & Shortlist

We would like to thank all the researchers who took part in the 2012 Images of Research Competition. We’d also like to thank all the members of the public helped us to decide on the winning entries.

In the 2012, the competition ran with the theme: Making a difference. You can see the winning entries along with all shortlisted finalists below.

And the winners for 2012 are…

Overall winner by Public vote:

Borders Beyond Borders
Benjamin Tallis

First runner up:

A whole world on our hands
Peter Elliott & Jonathan Butler

Second runner up:

Home is where we should be safest
Gemma Sou

Third runner up:

The Medicine is in my Hands
Bryn Trevelyan James

Highly commended:

An Ancient Arachnid
Russell Garwood


And here are the other shortlisted entries:

Hypersonic Flight
Hossein Zare-Behtash

From Fire to Eternity
Sarah-Jane Clelland

What if…?
Richard Newton

Care to hope
Jennifer O’Brien

Lightning and Wind Turbines
Vidyadhar Peesapati