Graduate student Shuyan Du, under the direction of Prof. Paul Sajda, has won the Michael B. Merickel Best Student Paper Award at the annual SPIE Medical Imaging Conference for her paper “Blind Recovery of Biochemical Markers of Brain Cancer in MRSI”, (S. Du, X. Mao, D. Shungu and P.Sajda).

This award includes a $1000 cash prize.