August 17, 2022


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The art of science: Olympus launches second Global Graphic of the 12 months award

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The award helps to encourage art across the entire world as a result of mild microscopy imaging.

WALTHAM, Mass., (Sept. 15, 2020)—Following the achievements of the to start with World Impression of the Calendar year Everyday living Science Mild Microscopy Award, Olympus has launched its 2nd annual International Graphic of the Yr Award to acknowledge the greatest in life science imaging. Those people intrigued in taking part can enter as a result of Jan. 31, 2021 by uploading up to a few illustrations or photos, with a description of the devices used, at Winners will be picked by a jury panel and announced in March 2021.

Contest Aspects

Prizes incorporate an Olympus SZX7 stereo microscope with a DP27 digital camera for the world-wide winner and an Olympus CX23 upright microscope for the regional winners in Asia, Europe and the Americas.

The jury consists of global reps from both science and the arts, together with Wendy Salmon, a light-weight microscopy specialist at Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Investigate at MIT Geoff Williams, the supervisor of the Leduc BioImaging Facility at Brown University Harini Sreenivasappa, the microscopy facility manager of the Cell Imaging Centre at Drexel College Safa Shehab, a professor at United Arab Emirates University Siân Culley, a postdoctoral study affiliate at the MRC Laboratory for Molecular Mobile Biology at UCL Stefan Terjung, the operational manager of the Innovative Mild Microscopy Facility at EMBL Heidelberg Xiang Yu, a professor in the College of Existence Sciences at Peking University and investigator of the Peking-Tsinghua Centre for Lifestyle Sciences and the McGovern Institute for Brain Research Graham Wright, the chief technologies officer at A*STAR’s Exploration Guidance Centre and Ikuko Koyama-Honda, the job lecturer of the Graduate School and School of Drugs, the College of Tokyo.

All entries will be evaluated based on artistic and visible features, scientific effect and microscope proficiency.

About the Picture of the Yr (IOTY) Award

Olympus’ IOTY Award began in 2017 as the Graphic of the Year European Everyday living Science Mild Microscopy Award with the purpose to celebrate each the artistic and scientific benefit of microscopy photos. Now, the opposition stays accurate to this mission by encouraging people across the globe to look at scientific pictures in a new way, enjoy their elegance and share photographs with other individuals.

More data about the World Picture of the Calendar year Life Science Gentle Microscopy Award, like jury members’ biographies, last year’s profitable photographs and the whole phrases and situations, can be uncovered at

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