Winners

2011 Special Award Winners

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American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

  3 x $200 ea ($200 cash)
    (1317) Drain Water... Not so useless after all.. Eh? The Drain Water Heat Exchanger
        Student: Dinu Heiyantuduwa
        School: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

    (1321) Recovering Waste Heat Produced by Electronic Systems
        Student: Jacob Boertjes
        School: Cedarview Middle School

    (1216) L'Effet de serre
        Student: William Handfield-Jones
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Assoc (AFCEA) -- Ottawa Chapter

  Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) -- Ottawa Chapter ($75 cash)
    (1311) Collective Intelligence
        Student: Aurgho Datta
        School: Bishop Hamilton Montessori

  Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) -- Ottawa Chapter ($175 cash)
    (3301) Avatouch 2.0: "Upgrading" Real Life with a Rich Augmented Reality Experience
        Student: Sandro Young
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute

  Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) -- Ottawa Chapter ($175 cash)
    (3601) The Magnetic Field of Life
        Student: Robyn Vezina
        School: Immaculata High School

Canada Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, Ottawa Centre

  Cash, certificate ($100 cash)
    (1248) Rendons nos poisson heureux,en nettoyans nos océans!
        Students: Frédérique Lavoie-Albert , Isabelle Bélanger-Charlebois
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

  Cash, certificate and school plaque ($100 cash)
    (1217) Filtration: notre spécialisation
        Students: Colin Léger , Francis Lavergne
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (National Capital Section)

  Canadian Society of Civil Engineering ($100 cash)
    (1112) Glow in the Dark Objects
        Students: Aisha Abukar , Najma Hassan
        School: Ottawa Islamic School

    (1237) Better Insulation...Better Planet
        Student: Meera Singla
        School: Elmwood School

    (1204) Groundwater
        Student: Mackenzie Brannen
        School: W.O. Mitchell Elementary School

Chemical Institute of Canada/Canadian Society of Chemical Engineering

  Chemical institute of Canada ($100 cash)
    (1624) What Type of Battery Is Ideal For What Jobs?
        Student: Amit Scheer
        School: Broadview Public School

  Chemical Institute of Canada ($100 cash)
    (2205) Biofuels! The Alternate Solution to Greenhouse Gas Emmisions
        Student: Dhanuddara Mohottalage
        School: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

COM DEV Ltd.

  COM DEV Ltd. ($100 cash)
    (1622) La Pince Universelle Robotisée
        Students: Chloe Worthington , Jenna MacNeil
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1321) Recovering Waste Heat Produced by Electronic Systems
        Student: Jacob Boertjes
        School: Cedarview Middle School

    (1302) Security Breach! Eavesdropping with a laser microphone
        Students: William Goldney , Michael Caughey
        School: Broadview Public School

2011 Environmental Innovator Award

   ($100 cash)
    (1255) La glace qui brûle
        Student: Ksenia Bilaniuk
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

2011 Hydro One Energy Ambassador Award

   ($100 cash)
    (1322) Smart Power: Doing More With Less
        Students: Ian Frosst , Jack Gorman
        School: Cedarview Middle School

JR Hall Memorial Award

   ($75 cash)
    (1509) Left vs. Right - Which Side Are You On?
        Student: Brittany Vandenberg
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (2601) Les Chauffe-mains
        Students: Kim-Xuan Auprix , Christine Leung
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

Laurentian Chapter of SETAC Award

  Best project on a topic related to environmental toxicology, chemistry, pollution, contamination, remediation or environmental p ($100 cash)
    (2401) BPA With Your Change
        Students: Jingxuan (Kingsong) Chen , Heidi Li
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

Miltons IP Award

  For best innovative project. ($75 cash)
    (1304) VibraTech:An Earthquake Electric Generator
        Students: Muhammad Khan , Sakib Islam
        School: Abraar School

    (3301) Avatouch 2.0: "Upgrading" Real Life with a Rich Augmented Reality Experience
        Student: Sandro Young
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute

National Police Services - RCMP Foundation Award

   ($75 cash)
    (1318) Keeping Seniors Safe: The Sequel
        Student: Frannie Sobcov
        School: Turnbull School

    (1301) Motoneige flottante
        Students: Mathieu Simard , Junau St-Germain
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

    (1414) Les bactéries à l'école
        Student: Sahej Kaur
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences

  book, DVD, material samples
    (1241) Compression, Laterally
        Student: Anna Reepschlager
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1206) The Diversity of Fossilized Invertebrates of the Billings Formation throughout the Late Ordovician.
        Student: Shamus McCoy
        School: Immaculata High School

Natural Resources Canada -- Energy

  book, DVD, material samples
    (2301) Electricity Generation Using Exercise Bikes
        Student: Pragaash Prabhaharan
        School: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

    (1326) Comment augmenter l'autonomie des voitures électriques
        Student: Ian MacFarlane
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Natural Resources Canada -- Environmental Sciences

  book, DVD, material samples
    (2205) Biofuels! The Alternate Solution to Greenhouse Gas Emmisions
        Student: Dhanuddara Mohottalage
        School: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

    (1204) Groundwater
        Student: Mackenzie Brannen
        School: W.O. Mitchell Elementary School

    (1217) Filtration: notre spécialisation
        Students: Colin Léger , Francis Lavergne
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

2011 Ontario Association of Medical Laboratories Award

   ($100 cash)
    (1105) Le kiwi vs. la gelée
        Student: Maya Perelman
        School: Broadview Public School

Orezone Award For Innovation in Earth Sciences

   ($150 cash)
    (1517) tobacco kills.... RUST!
        Students: Dorothy Beale , Tara Robinson
        School: Queen Elizabeth Public School

Ottawa Field Naturalists' Club

  Presenter has prize ($100 cash)
    (3601) The Magnetic Field of Life
        Student: Robyn Vezina
        School: Immaculata High School

    (2102) Alien vs. Pest: A Study of the Parasitization of the Diamondback Moth by the Wasp Diadegma Insulare
        Student: Adamo Young
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute

    (1206) The Diversity of Fossilized Invertebrates of the Billings Formation throughout the Late Ordovician.
        Student: Shamus McCoy
        School: Immaculata High School

Ottawa Horticultural Society

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Junior) ($75 cash)
    (1254) Les plantes en santé, il faut s'en vanter
        Students: Thomas Jager , Alexandre Lott
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Intermediate & Senior) ($75 cash)
    (3104) Une approche à la détection d'OGM dans les graines de soya
        Student: Georges Gharib
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

ORSF Committee - Consumer Products

  ORSF Committee -- Consumer Products ($75 cash)
    (2601) Les Chauffe-mains
        Students: Kim-Xuan Auprix , Christine Leung
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

    (1601) Absorption des couches
        Students: Mireille Salloum , Vanessa Ajouri
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

    (1331) Frigomini
        Students: Brielle Johnston , Bradey Rosettani
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

Partners in Research and Friends of Canadian Institutes of Health Research

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and will also be a special guest of the PIR/FCIHR at the "Ottawa Evening"
    (1434) Peak flow of a 12 year old
        Student: Alex Parizeau
        School: Ashbury College

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and will also be a special guest of the PIR/FCIHR at the "Ottawa Evening"
    (2401) BPA With Your Change
        Students: Jingxuan (Kingsong) Chen , Heidi Li
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and will also be a special guest of the PIR/FCIHR at the "Ottawa Evening"
    (3401) The Role of Gastrin-Releasing Peptide in Neural Excitation of Rat Paraventricular Neurons
        Student: Amy-Jayne Hutchings
        School: All Saints High School

Professional Engineers Ontario-Ottawa Chapter

  Professional Engineers Ontario -- Ottawa Chapter ($100 cash)
    (1409) Putting a Lid on Concussions - Materials Testing and a New Helmet Design to Reduce Head Injuries
        Student: Daniel McInnis
        School: St. Francis Xavier

    (2301) Electricity Generation Using Exercise Bikes
        Student: Pragaash Prabhaharan
        School: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

    (1306) Wind Turbine Efficiency
        Student: Benjamin Purcell
        School: Immaculata High School

    (1601) Absorption des couches
        Students: Mireille Salloum , Vanessa Ajouri
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

    (1314) Le moteur electrique
        Students: James Saint , Daniel Drapeau
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

2011 UOIT Innovation Award

  UOIT -- Innovation Award ($100 cash)
    (1409) Putting a Lid on Concussions - Materials Testing and a New Helmet Design to Reduce Head Injuries
        Student: Daniel McInnis
        School: St. Francis Xavier

    (1331) Frigomini
        Students: Brielle Johnston , Bradey Rosettani
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

University of Ottawa Physics Department

  University of Ottawa Physics Department ($200 cash)
    (1409) Putting a Lid on Concussions - Materials Testing and a New Helmet Design to Reduce Head Injuries
        Student: Daniel McInnis
        School: St. Francis Xavier

Weizmann Institute of Science (Junior)

   ($75 cash)
    (1615) Sounds Attractive- a Study of Sound and Kinetic Energy
        Students: Elsa Cattelan , Bethany McKinley-Young
        School: Queen Elizabeth Public School

Weizmann Institute of Science (Intermediate)

   ($75 cash)
    (2202) La guerre chimique entre les plantes
        Student: Alexa Ehlebracht
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

Weizmann Institute of Science (Senior)

   ($100 cash)
    (3601) The Magnetic Field of Life
        Student: Robyn Vezina
        School: Immaculata High School