The 1st International Microscopic Image Contest and Exhibition (IMIC 2015) will be held at Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, on May 6-7, 2015.
In 2012, Amirkabir University of Technology hosted the 1st Iranian Microscopic Contest (IMC 2012), which was honered as the first contest among the national university contests. This event had two categories including metallographic images and software session in which more than 200 specialists participated. Following this event, it was decided to focus on the fascinating stories coming out of today’s research laboratories. The microscopic images forge an extraordinary bond between science and art. This contest reflects the most exciting research works that give us visual delights and improve our knowledge in the related fields. Having a look at these beautiful images reflects the sources of education and inspiration to the world. The 1st International Microscopic Image Contest features the best microscopic works of researchers and students and highlights the latest advances and innovations in microscopic imaging. It also will be a great place to meet other scientists and network with people from different disciplines.