National Finalists 2021

National Finalists

Venue SciFest@TUS Athlone
School Our Lady's Bower Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co Westmeath
Teacher Ms Ellen Maguire
Student Hannah Duffy
Project The Last Straw!! The Impact of Microplastics on our Inland Lakes.
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Venue SciFest@DCU
School Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan, Co Dublin
Teacher Mr Brian Higgins
Student Claire Johnson
Project Do Virtual Escape Rooms Help Students to Learn About Laboratory Experiments?
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Venue SciFest@NorthWest
School St Mary's College, 35 Northland Road, Londonderry BT48 0AN, Co. Londonderry
Teacher Ms Ann Blanking MBE
Student Maeve Stillman
Project Investigating the Effectiveness of Various Face Masks Against COVID -19 Virus and Aerosol Droplets
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Venue SciFest@DkIT
School Coláiste Dún an Rí, Kingscourt, Co. Cavan
Teacher Mr Robert Lorenz
Students Caleb Kiely, Binh Hanratty
Project A Statistical Analysis of Young People's Awareness and Attitudes to COVID-19 in Ireland
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Venue SciFest@GMIT
School Coláiste Iognáid S.J., Br. Na Mara, Gaillimh
Teacher Ms Eimear Hennelly
Student Diarmuid Hayes
Project Real or Fake
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Venue SciFest@ITC
School St Marys College, St Mary's Rd, Arklow, Co Wicklow
Teacher Ms Joanne English
Student Chloe Dore
Project "Lives are at Stake, When you're not Awake!"
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Venue SciFest@ITS
School Ursuline College Sligo, Finisklin, Sligo
Teacher Mr Anthony Carolan
Students Zoe Melvin, Cianna Ruddy
Project Liposome Technology and its Potential in the Future of Medicine
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Venue SciFest@TUS Limerick
School Desmond College, Station Road, Newcastle West, Co. Limerick
Teacher Mr Donal Enright
Students Ethan Kirwan, Jack Kelly
Project Using Magnets to Help Prevent Heart Attacks
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Venue SciFest@TUS Thurles
School Coláiste Mhuire Co-Ed, Castlemeadows, Thurles, Co Tipperary
Teacher Miss Katie Carr
Students Kaitlyn Ryan, Kayleigh Cronin
Project Give Me That ENERGY!
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Venue SciFest@LyIT
School St Eunan's College, Letterkenny, Co Donegal
Teacher Mr Michael Harkin
Student Hari Pranavam
Project Building an Automatic Weather Satellite Ground Station with Data Analytics
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Venue SciFest@MTU Cork
School St. Brogan's College, Kilbrogan, Bandon, Co Cork
Teacher Ms Laura O'Regan
Students Lucy Teape, Kate Lehane
Project Keep Calm and Carry On Breastfeeding
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Venue SciFest@MTU Tralee
School Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí, Tobar Mhaigh Dor, Trá Lí, Co Chiarraí
Teacher Ms Tríona Uí Mhaolchatha
Student Grace Ni Ifearnáin
Project Nature Takes on Nature: Investigating the Effect of Juglone on Japanese Knotweed
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Venue SciFest@TUD Blancardstown
School Castleknock College, Castleknock, Dublin 15
Teacher Mr Tom Tierney
Student Luke Hanly
Project Nitrates: From Water to River
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Venue SciFest@TUD Grangegorman
School St Andrews College, Booterstown Ave, Blackrock, Co Dublin
Teacher Ms Emma Buckley
Student Zara Griffin
Project Goat's Milk vs Cow's Milk: Why can some People Consume Goat's Milk but not Cow's Milk?
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Venue SciFest@TUD Tallaght
School Loreto College, St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2
Teacher Ms Katie Kinkaid
Student Anna Holloway
Project Does the Act of Melting Cheese Affect our Perceptions of it?
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Venue SciFest@WIT
School St. Kieran's College Secondary School, College Rd, Kilkenny
Teacher Mr David Hennessy
Student Conor Fitzmaurice
Project Temporal Mechanics: The Hidden Theoretical
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Venue SciFest@TUS Athlone
School Scoil Muire gan Smal Convent of Mercy, Roscommon Town
Teacher Mr James McLoughlin
Student Katie Harlow
Project ‘It’s the Small Things’ – An Investigation into the Division of Emotional Labour in the Home and Suggestions on how any Gender Imbalances can be Rectified
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Venue SciFest@TUS Athlone
School Our Lady's Bower Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co Westmeath
Teacher Ms. Julie Greaney
Student Clare Reidy
Project Cosmic Radiation Protection Simulation
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Venue SciFest@DCU
School St Mary's Secondary School, Glasnevin Holy Faith Convent, Glasnevin, Dublin 11
Teacher Bronwyn Mulvey
Student Mony Aramalla
Project CareerCoaster - The Ultimate Career Guide for Secondary School Students
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Venue SciFest@DkIT
School Loreto Secondary School Balbriggan, Balbriggan, Co Dublin
Teacher Mr Brian Higgins
Students Isabella Watts, Hiba Shahzad
Project The Effects of ASMR on Stress Levels and Loneliness in Teenage Girls
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Venue SciFest@GMIT
School Presentation College, Headford, Co. Galway
Teacher Mr. John Toner
Student Jonathan Flanagan
Project Home Spectral Analysis
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Venue SciFest@ITS
School Ursuline College Sligo, Finisklin, Sligo
Teacher Mr Anthony Carolan
Students Niamh Carolan, Líle Hensey
Project Keep a Clear Head – An Investigation into the Observed Physiological Brainwave Effects, when present within Interfering Domestic Electromagnetic Fields
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Venue SciFest@ITS
School Ursuline College Sligo, Finisklin, Sligo
Teacher Mr Anthony Carolan
Student Jane Tempany
Project Investigating if Supplementing Ewes’ Nutrition in the Latter Stages of their Pregnancy will Improve the Quality of Colostrum
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Venue SciFest@TUS Limerick
School Castletroy Community College, Newtown, Castletroy, Co Limerick
Teacher Ms Ellie Murnane
Student Orna Collins
Project 'Cov-idiosynchrasies' : An Exploration of Factors Associated with Non-Adheremce, amongst Irish Adolescents, with Public Health Behavioural Recommendations during the Coronavirus Pandemic
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Venue SciFest@MTU Cork
School St. Brogan's College, Kilbrogan, Bandon, Co Cork
Teacher Ms Karen Corbett
Student Caoimhe Walsh
Project CAN-TEENS Make Better Food Choices?
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Venue SciFest@MTU Tralee
School Mercy Secondary School Mounthawk, Mounthawk, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Teacher Miss Eimear Nolan
Students Adam Dineen, Michael Guerin
Project OnlineOffline
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Venue SciFest@TUD Blanchardstown
School St Joseph's Secondary School, Convent Lane, Rush, Co. Dublin
Teacher Mr Daryl Dunne
Students Charlie Rice, Kerry Atowo, Joshua Gaffney
Project The Gamification of Man to Man Defence
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Venue SciFest@DCU
School Sutton Park School, St Fintans Road, Sutton, Dublin 13
Teacher Ms Joanne Hanratty
Student Evan Wynne
Project Self-Stand Chair, a Device to Help Standing up from a Sitting Position for the Elderly
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Venue SciFest@NorthWest
School St Louis Grammar School, Cullybackey Road, Kintullagh, Ballymena BT43 5DW, Co. Antrim
Teacher Mr Patrick Trainor
Students Bronagh Dempster, Daniel Montgomery, Liam Young
Project HSO - Helping Sensory Overloads
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Venue SciFest@GMIT
School Presentation College, Headford, Co. Galway
Teacher Mr. John Toner
Student Anna Cooper
Project Interstitial Investigations - An investigation into the Lag Times between Blood and Interstitial Fluid when using Continuous/Flash Glucose Monitors
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Venue SciFest@TUD Grangegorman
School St Andrews College, Booterstown Ave, Blackrock, Co Dublin
Teacher Ms Emma Buckey
Student Anna Smyth
Project The Effects of Temperature on a Hydrogel Based Drug-Delivery System
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Venue SciFest@GMIT
School Mount Saint Michael, Convent of Mercy, Claremorris, Co Mayo
Teacher Ms Paula Campbell
Student Aoibheann Mangan
Project Sepsis Alert
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Venue SciFest@TUS Limerick
School Laurel Hill Secondary School, FCJ Laurel Hill, South Circular Road, Limerick
Teacher Ms Karen Kinnerk
Student Emma McAndrew
Project A Comparative Investigation into the Efficacy of Honey-Based Wound Dressings to Synthetic Wound Dressings when Dealing with Infected Wounds
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Venue SciFest@TUS Limerick
School Desmond College, Station Road, Newcastle West, Co. Limerick
Teacher Mr Donal Enright
Students Ethan Kirwan, Jack Kelly
Project Using Magnets to Help Prevent Heart Attacks
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