Congratulations to all competition winners in our inaugural Festival of Postgraduate Research! Along with your peers, you highlighted the wealth and diversity of exciting, important research being undertaken at Brighton and helped make our festival a resounding success. Thank you.
Enormous thanks too to everyone who participated in our festival, whether as presenter, competition entrant, organiser, online voter or member of the audience.
Winners of our four competitions are listed below. Click the names in the poster and photo competitions to view the winning submissions. To view all poster and photo entries, go here.
RESEARCH POSTER COMPETITION
PEOPLE’S CHOICE PRIZE
Majed Al-Jefri (School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics)
RESEARCH PHOTO COMPETITION
THREE MINUTE THESIS (3MT) COMPETITION
1st prize (post-transfer) and entrance to the national 3MT semi-final heat: Lujain Mirza (School of Media)
1st prize (pre-transfer): Qiaoyi Wang (School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences)
People’s Choice Prize: Lujain Mirza (School of Media)
OPPOSITES ATTRACT COLLABORATION CHALLENGE
1st prize, in memory of Professor David Arnold: Majed Al-Jefri (School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics), Katie McCallum (School of Humanities) and Kate Monson (School of Applied Social Science). Find out about the winning project here.
We’ll be back next week with a lot more photographs and a fuller write up of the festival. Videos of the 3MT competition and keynote lectures will also be uploaded in the next couple of weeks. We’ll be bringing you a short survey too as we’re keen to receive feedback from as many people as possible to ensure next year’s festival is the best it can be. Stay tuned!