Twenty five institutions from six countries competed in the third international competition. All finalists’ works were added to the Visualise Your Thesis figshare repository where the public can watch and download the creative commons licenced videos, and the creators can gain insights into their impact through altmetrics tracking. The field was judged by a three judge panel and announced at eResearch Australasia on October 14th 2021.
The 2021 international prize pool totalled $8,000 AUD. The winners were:
2021 VYT International Competition prizes and winners:
First prize: AUD $5,000
Krystall Campbell, University of Technology Sydney
Second prize: AUD $2,000
Hannah Petocz, La Trobe University
Third prize: AUD $1,000
Ratanapat Suchat, Swinburine University of Technology
- YC Lin, Australia National University, Understanding Piezo, a force-sensing molecular machine
2021 Trending on VYT competition
The entry with the most views as recorded on figshare between 4-10 October 2021: Md Eaysir Arafat, Queensland University of Technology, Effectiveness of Interventions for Mobile Phone Distracted Pedestrians
The winner of the 2021 Trending on VYT competition will be the video with the most views as recorded in the 2021 figshare gallery. Downloads will not be used to determine the winner.