There were other notable performances in the Dance Your Ph D competition.
One was the performance of Deepti Mathur from Colombia University.
Her video was based on a crime and its investigation.
This is due to the fact that Oliveira is currently working in the field of biosensors that can identify DNA in bodily fluids, even the fluids that have been washed away by alcohol.
Most scientists dread the question–“what is your research about?
” as research endeavors are difficult to understand at times.
This Ph D student used classical and modern Indian dance to showcase the fate of tumor cells that lacked an important gene and impact of drug intervention.
Another notable entry was on polio by Chandana Kolluru.
She was also announced the winner of the online Audience Favourite Award.
On the other hand, the winner for the Biology category was Monica Moritsch.