2013 Winners & Shortlist

We would like to thank all the researchers who took part in the 2013 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 2013, the competition ran with the theme: The Big Picture. You can see the winning entries along with all shortlisted finalists below.

And the winners for 2013 are..

Overall winner by public vote:

Small loans, big dreams: fighting poverty, one loan at a time

Small loans, big dreams: fighting poverty, one loan at a time
Asad Kamran Ghalib

First runner up:

Scientific Research: A Real Bed of Roses
David J. Lewis

Third runner up:

Counting Copper Wishes

Counting Copper Wishes
Ceri Houlbrook


Highly commended:

5000 years of weather

5000 years of weather
Colin Richards


Here are the other shortlisted entries:

Fog Light

Fog Light
Christopher Emersic

Standing Proud

Standing Proud
Nicholas  Higham

More than skin deep

More than skin deep
Susan Moschogianis and Helen Timmis

Crossing Continents

Crossing Continents
Joanne Pennock

The fire empowerment

The fire empowerment
Piotr Goldstein

Your eely ancestor

Your eely ancestor
Robert Sansom