The Winner is: Niall Murphy from NUI Galway, (Supervisor – Mr. Liam Kilmartin) with his project “Room Occupancy Estimation Using LIDAR”. Niall will receive a €1,000 cash prize.

The 2 Runners-up:- Jack Nolan, University of Limerick, (Supervisors: Dr. Pepijn Van De Ven (UL) Industry Supervisor: Dr. Colm Heffernan) with his project “Modelling of Degradation Mechanisms in LDMOS Transistors” and Orlagh Murphy, TU Dublin, (Supervisor – Mr. James Wright) with her project “Optimizing the fabrication process for next generation nanotextured solar cells with high conversion efficiency using industrially viable solar cell processes”.

Each will receive a €250 cash prize.

Highly Commended Award:-

This year due to the high standard we also announced two “Highly Commended” awards to two students, both will receive a €100 cash prize.

Nathan Gray, GMIT, Project title: “Ping – Pong Ball Launcher” – Supervisor – Ms. Natasha Rohan

Aaron Leeper, IT Carlow, Project title: “Remote Fire Suppression System” – Supervisor – Mr. Matty Brennan

Thanks again to their Supervisors for all their efforts/guidance in relation to their projects.

The competition prizes are kindly sponsored by Analog Devices.
The winners were announced at our recent MIDAS Ireland virtual meeting on Thursday, 14th October 2021.

Well done to all involved!

See all entries received below – 24 Posters submitted for this years competition.