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Special awards

Top 4 Awards BT Young Scientist of the Year 2006

Top 4 Awards BT Young Scientist of the Year 2006

Abdusalam Abubakar; Synge Street CBS, Dublin; An Extension of Wiener's Attack on RSA.

Best Group

Technology; Timothy Seebus, Ben Finnegan, Justin Cullinan; Maynooth Post Primary School, Kildare; How to launch a radio station using web technology

Runner Up Individual

Ciara Murphy; Beara Community School, Cork; Hearing loss in teenagers

Runner Up Group

Paul MacEoin, Ross Driver; Salesian College, Kildare; Bioengineering a Biological Airway - A possible treatment for respiratory airway diseases

Main Category Awards Intel Educator of Excellence Award

Lucan Community College, Dublin; Audrey Byrne

Intel Student Award

Ardit Kroni; Synge Street CBS, Dublin; Infinite product expansions

Analog Devices Educator of

Excellence Award

Castletroy College, Limerick; Lisa Kiely

Analog Devices

Technology Award

Adam Magill, Matthew McCartney; Christian Brothers (Abbey) Grammar School, Down; Moto xtra safe.A technological safety device for all terrain vehicles.

Special Awards Marie Keating


Finbarr Murphy, Paul O'Driscoll, David O'Connell; Douglas Community School, Cork; An Investigation into the possible use of Bifidobacteria for cancer treatment

Eli Lily

Hugh Barlow, Thomas Carr; Colaiste An Spioraid Naoimh, Cork; Biodiesel-fuel of the future today

Institute of Physics

Ian O'Connell, Stephen Rynne, Robert Conway; Terenure College, Dublin; The flight of the fris-bee

Met Eireann

Henrik Bruesecke; St Columba's Comprehensive School, Donegal; An analysis of weather patterns in maritime and continental regions

Patents Office

Michael O'Connor, Patrick Collins; Rossa College, Cork; Safe spike

Road and Safety Authority

Isabel Ghose, India McGlynn; Loreto College Stephens Green, Dublin; Red For Go

Science Foundation Ireland -


Karl O'Dwyer; St Patrick's Community College, Kildare; Managed electronic transfer protocol: a proposed solution to network bandwidth limitations

Science Foundation Ireland -

Biology and Ecology

Paul MacEoin, Ross Driver; Salesian College, Kildare; Bioengineering a Biological Airway - A possible treatment for respiratory airway diseases

Environment Protection


Fiachra Maguire; St Marys College Rathmines, Dublin; The dodder project

Comhar Sustainable

Development Council

Philip Rooney, Robert Murray, Paul Quinn; Patrician College, Dublin; The health effects of living close to a landfill site

Health & Safety Authority

David Hansberry, Aisling Finn, Ailbhe Costello; Calasanctius College, Galway; It's not all about Blades

Safe Food

Emma Roche, Shona O'Brien, Grainne Quinn; St Josephs College, Dublin; Investigation into the Antimicrobial effects of Manuka Honey in comparison with Irish Honey

Royal College of Surgeons

Robert Cast; Kinsale Community School, Cork; The card for Life

The Marine Institute

Ciaran Doyle; Blackrock College, Dublin; An investigation into the calcification dynamics of reef aquaria and evaluation of calcification ion

Health Research Board

Aine Keating, Annie Ni Chomhaill; Colaiste Ailigh, Donegal; Anduileacht Codeine in Eireann

Ash Ireland

Aindri Huiginn, Michael Gallen' Eoin McElroy; Colaiste Ailigh, Donegal; Ag Caitheamh Tobac agus Emphysema

Foras na Gaeilge

Tadhg Walsh-Peelo, Jack McHugh; Colaiste Raithan, Wicklow; An Bara Rotha: A fhobairt agus a mheas mar luamhan den chead rannog

Irish Blood Transfusion Service

Gene Cashman; St Aloysius College, Cork; Does sample management affect test results?

Science for Development:

Irish Aid & Self Help

Development International

George McCallion, Dermot Shields,Terry Cassidy; St Joseph's Secondary School, Londonderry; Solar Desalination: Conditions Which Maximise Operational Efficiency

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