Winners

2013 Special Award Winners

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

  ASHRAE - 1st Place ($200 cash)
    (1314) High Efficiency Solar Thermal Collector
        Student: Catherine Beaudin
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

  ASHRAE - 2nd Place ($200 cash)
    (1629) Blade Turner
        Student: kevin hu
        School: Ashbury College

  ASHRAE - 3rd Place ($200 cash)
    (1327) Productions des volts en fonction de la temperature
        Student: Eleanor Duffley
        School: Immaculata High School

    (1429) Can You Really Breathe Easy?
        Student: Shruthi Karthikeyan
        School: Cedarview Middle School

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

  AFCEA (Ottawa Chapter) ($75 cash)
    (1319) Feux de circulation temporaires variables
        Student: Karl Dufresne
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1517) Effects of Wi-Fi Radiation on Euglena- Why Hide from Wi-Fi
        Student: Lana Vuleta
        School: Turnbull School

  AFCEA (Ottawa Chapter) ($100 cash)
    (1316) Distributrice Automatique Pour Petits Animaux
        Student: Stéphanie C. Delisle
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

  AFCEA(Ottawa Chapter) ($125 cash)
    (2301) The Effect of Climate Conditions on the Performance of Electronics
        Student: Ruikai Tang
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute

Canada Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, Ottawa Centre

  Honourable Mention
    (1214) Invisible Hazard - Detecting ground level ozone
        Student: Amber Birks
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (1215) 175,000 tons: Can it just disappear?
        Student: Nicholas Chodura
        School: Turnbull School

  Cash, certificate ($75 cash)
    (1226) Inversions, Jet Streams and Ozone: Exploring High Altitude Weather
        Student: Maximilian Kelland
        School: Ashbury College

  Cash, certificate and school plaque ($100 cash)
    (2202) Extinction!
        Student: Shamus McCoy
        School: Immaculata High School

Canadian Nuclear Society

   ($150 cash)
    (2201) Target Zero: Can a modern society live carbon free?
        Students: Jennifer McTaggart , Autumn Wild
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute, Nepean High School

Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (National Capital Section)

  Canadian Society of Civil Engineering ($100 cash)
    (1319) Feux de circulation temporaires variables
        Student: Karl Dufresne
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1321) Truck Roof De-icer
        Student: Alec Miller-Svettini
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1215) 175,000 tons: Can it just disappear?
        Student: Nicholas Chodura
        School: Turnbull School

Chemical Institute of Canada/Canadian Society of Chemical Engineering

  Honourable Mention
    (3603) Development of an Aptamer-based MRI Contrast Agent for Thrombin Detection
        Student: Daphnee Dubouchet-Olsheski
        School: Elmwood School

    (1208) Les Detergents et les Bacteries
        Students: Quinn Simpson , Ethan Gibson
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

  Chemical institute of Canada ($100 cash)
    (3502) Thuja Oil: An Ecological Defence Against the Emerald Ash Borer Invasion
        Student: Vincent Berthiaume
        School: Lycee Claudel

  Chemical Institute of Canada ($100 cash)
    (1102) La clôture répulsive
        Students: Gabrielle Janfield , Emilie Comba
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

COM DEV Ltd.

  COM DEV Ltd. ($100 cash)
    (3601) The Relationship between the Diameter of Craters and Impact Energy
        Students: Kelley Gu , Johanna Hoshizaki
        School: Elmwood School

    (1226) Inversions, Jet Streams and Ozone: Exploring High Altitude Weather
        Student: Maximilian Kelland
        School: Ashbury College

    (1615) Comparing Light Intensity using a Joly Photometer
        Student: Evan Lloyd
        School: Turnbull School

JR Hall Memorial Award

   ($75 cash)
    (1401) Lace It Up
        Student: Danilla Xing
        School: Bishop Hamilton Montessori

    (1410) Acne: A Teenager's Nightmare
        Student: Claire Sethuram
        School: Turnbull School

Laurentian Chapter of SETAC Award

  Best project on a topic related to environmental toxicology, chemistry, pollution, contamination, remediation or environmental p ($100 cash)
    (1215) 175,000 tons: Can it just disappear?
        Student: Nicholas Chodura
        School: Turnbull School

National Police Services - RCMP Foundation Award

  $75 ($75 cash)
    (1514) La temperature et les empreintes digitales
        Student: Jolly Khalil
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

    (1111) Extracting DNA from Strawberries
        Students: Lida Muhammad , Danira Beslic
        School: York Street Public School

Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences

  Junior, book valued at $100 or more
    (1202) Rock 'n' Roll
        Students: Juliana Bui , Avya Stolow
        School: Fisher Park Public School

    (1206) Surveillons Barrehaven de L'espace
        Student: Alyth Roos-Cantor
        School: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

  Intermediate, book valued at $100 or more
    (2202) Extinction!
        Student: Shamus McCoy
        School: Immaculata High School

  Senior, book valued at $100 or more
    (3601) The Relationship between the Diameter of Craters and Impact Energy
        Students: Kelley Gu , Johanna Hoshizaki
        School: Elmwood School

Natural Resources Canada -- Energy

  Junior, 1st place Book valued at $100 or more
    (1314) High Efficiency Solar Thermal Collector
        Student: Catherine Beaudin
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1615) Comparing Light Intensity using a Joly Photometer
        Student: Evan Lloyd
        School: Turnbull School

Natural Resources Canada -- Environmental Sciences

  Junior - Book valued at $100 or more
    (1209) Les pluies acides et les matériaux de construction
        Students: Sara MACLURE , Shannon PAUL
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

Orezone Award For Innovation in Earth Sciences

   ($50 cash)
    (1210) Understanding Mountain-Building Through Sandbox Compression Experiments
        Student: Nicholas Lucas
        School: Westboro Academy

    (1215) 175,000 tons: Can it just disappear?
        Student: Nicholas Chodura
        School: Turnbull School

ORSF Committee - Consumer Products

  ORSF Committee -- Consumer Products ($75 cash)
    (1213) Berry Bad
        Student: Claire Dawe-McCord
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (1230) Quel détergent ?
        Students: Renée Davies , Isabelle Levesque
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest2

    (1103) Automate
        Student: Teresa Gawargy
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

Ottawa Field Naturalists' Club

   ($100 cash)
    (2202) Extinction!
        Student: Shamus McCoy
        School: Immaculata High School

    (1215) 175,000 tons: Can it just disappear?
        Student: Nicholas Chodura
        School: Turnbull School

    (3502) Thuja Oil: An Ecological Defence Against the Emerald Ash Borer Invasion
        Student: Vincent Berthiaume
        School: Lycee Claudel

Ottawa Horticultural Society

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Junior) ($75 cash)
    (1234) Plante contre froid un sujet chaud
        Students: Anne-Sophie Cusson , Emma Brunet
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest2

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Intermediate & Senior) ($75 cash)
    (3502) Thuja Oil: An Ecological Defence Against the Emerald Ash Borer Invasion
        Student: Vincent Berthiaume
        School: Lycee Claudel

Partners in Research

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and a $75 award. ($75 cash)
    (1410) Acne: A Teenager's Nightmare
        Student: Claire Sethuram
        School: Turnbull School

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and a $75 award. ($75 cash)
    (2402) Overproduction of Reactive Oxygen Species in Mitochondria: A Principal Cause of Cancer
        Student: Amit Scheer
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and a $75 award. ($75 cash)
    (3405) "A Sindbis Virus short-hairpin RNA Screen to Increase Virus Replication in Cancer Cells"
        Student: Brian Laight
        School: All Saints High School

Professional Engineers Ontario-Ottawa Chapter

  Professional Engineers Ontario -- Ottawa Chapter ($100 cash)
    (1202) Rock 'n' Roll
        Students: Juliana Bui , Avya Stolow
        School: Fisher Park Public School

    (1232) Éco-Gouttière
        Students: Olivié Bergeron , Brendan Villemaire
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest2

    (1204) Bio Fuel
        Students: Thalia Hartwig , Sarah Dolan
        School: Cedarview Middle School

    (1323) Electrifying Wind
        Students: Ivy Wang , Kira Taylor
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1309) DC: All Charged Up
        Student: Adam Coe
        School: Turnbull School

Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh Award

  Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh Barristers and Solicitors Award ($100 cash)
    (1329) Est-il possible de créer un chargeur pour appareils électroniques portable?
        Students: Martin Cousineau , Thomas Howarth
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

  Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh Barristers and Solicitors Award ($100 cash)
    (1314) High Efficiency Solar Thermal Collector
        Student: Catherine Beaudin
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

University of Ottawa Physics Department

  2 x $100 ($200 cash)
    (1302) The Colourful World Of Spectrometry
        Students: Madison Greco , Christina Latsis
        School: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

    (1602) The Trebuchet
        Student: Jenna Reid
        School: Castlefrank Elementary School

Youth MBA Scholarship Award

  Scholarship for Youth MBA Programme ($500 scholarship)
    (1101) Curing Cancer with nanotechnology
        Student: Amar Abdisamed
        School: Ottawa Islamic School

    (1503) MOULD MADNESS
        Student: AMIT NAYAK
        School: Bishop Hamilton Montessori

    (1511) SPICY FEET!
        Student: Rob Tremayne
        School: Bishop Hamilton Montessori

    (3401) Examining the correlation between blood pressure, heart rate and life patterns
        Students: Vivian Wang , Farrah Yuan
        School: Elmwood School

    (1611) Predicting the Future
        Student: Jezlyn Lang
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (1231) Papier bio x2
        Student: Bernice-Marie Kalubiaka
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1211) Humidification Dehumidification Desalination
        Student: Annabelle Grimes
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (1633) Une solution éclairée
        Student: Maxime Dubois
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest2

    (1102) La clôture répulsive
        Students: Gabrielle Janfield , Emilie Comba
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1218) La boîte écologique
        Students: Laura Brady , Madisen Hubley
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1315) En route vers... La sécurité des daltoniens!
        Students: Joan of arc Edouard Williams , Catherine Despatie
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1318) Le Déneigeur
        Students: Kyra Steiner , Rose Garvey
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1316) Distributrice Automatique Pour Petits Animaux
        Student: Stéphanie C. Delisle
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1317) Éco-Chauffage
        Students: Eloïse Mutombo , Marlena Scott
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1219) RECY-TRIEUR
        Student: Tom Therrien
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1103) Automate
        Student: Teresa Gawargy
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1314) High Efficiency Solar Thermal Collector
        Student: Catherine Beaudin
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1204) Bio Fuel
        Students: Thalia Hartwig , Sarah Dolan
        School: Cedarview Middle School

    (1634) Nouvelle Generation De Protection (NGP)
        Students: Ed Leurebourg , Cedrick Bonhomme
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1517) Effects of Wi-Fi Radiation on Euglena- Why Hide from Wi-Fi
        Student: Lana Vuleta
        School: Turnbull School

    (1306) Les moteurs et les éléctroaimants
        Student: Francis Coulombe
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

    (1419) L'audition: Important ou non?
        Students: Patricia Lavres , Camille Cattelan
        School: Immaculata High School

    (1528) What Powers Flowers?
        Students: Carraugh Brouwer , Alexa White
        School: Ottawa Christian School

    (1520) Word Recognition
        Students: Ocean Tarr , Kristine Hipolito
        School: Lester B. Pearson High School

    (1521) wich light is most effective against the scorpion glow
        Students: jordan samuels , jessica agpoon
        School: Lester B. Pearson High School

    (1330) In the wind/Dans l'vent
        Students: Cedric Jolivet , Sébastien Brault
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

    (1312) Un Bon Verre D'eau
        Students: Breanna Darch , Grace Krock
        School: Sawmill Creek Elementary School

    (1501) Réaction rapide
        Students: Maria Zammar , Emma Stewart
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

    (1623) The Power of LEDS
        Students: Reilly Wacyk , Kai Eckford-Vea
        School: Ashbury College

    (1329) Est-il possible de créer un chargeur pour appareils électroniques portable?
        Students: Martin Cousineau , Thomas Howarth
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité