Winners

2015 Special Award Winners

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

  Intermediate ($200 cash)
    (2303) Mur Vert
        Students: Michael Saber , Justin Mahfoud
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

  Junior ($200 cash)
    (1103) L'Effet Bernoulli
        Student: Clara von Maltzahn
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

    (1519) Environmental Factors Influencing Academic Performance
        Student: Ariana Golshani
        School: Turnbull School

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

  AFCEA (Ottawa Chapter) ($200 cash)
    (1216) Wireless transmission of electricity …. is it possible
        Student: Shehab Alnakeeb
        School: Broadview Public School

  AFCEA(Ottawa Chapter) ($300 cash)
    (3201) Efficiently Using Thermoelectricity
        Students: Fatima Hashi , Miski Dahir
        School: Ottawa Islamic School

Canada Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, Ottawa Centre

  First Prize ($150 cash)
    (3102) Indicator Species of the Passamaquoddy bay
        Student: Shamus McCoy
        School: Immaculata High School

  Second Prize ($75 cash)
    (1304) Into the storm
        Students: Maya Ladki , megan wright
        School: Elmwood School

Canadian Nuclear Society

  First prize ($150 cash)
    (1451) Residential Radon Reduction
        Student: Helen Engelhardt
        School: Broadview Public School

Chemical Institute of Canada/Canadian Society of Chemical Engineering

  Chemical Institute of Canada ($100 cash)
    (3403) Targeted Immunomodulatory Antigen-Adjuvant Nanoparticle: An Effective Therapeutic Cancer Vaccination
        Student: Amit Scheer
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

    (2101) Do Ré Mi - Les capacités cognitives des musiciens
        Student: Teresa Gawargy
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

COM DEV Ltd.

  $100 ($100 cash)
    (1607) The Dustomatic: A Zero-Contact Triboelectric Duster
        Student: Noah Zeibdawi
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1605) Bras Robotique Arduino/Arduino Robotic Arm
        Students: Tommy Janna , Akul Shah
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1622) Beam Me Up Scotty (Robotic Teleportation Through Skype)
        Student: Anastasia Young
        School: Turnbull School

JR Hall Memorial Award

  $75 ($75 cash)
    (1416) A “click away” from saving a life.
        Student: Diego F. Gonzalez Delgado
        School: Steve Maclean Public School

    (2401) The Human Cardiovascular System: Factors that Affect Blood Flow
        Student: Emma Heller
        School: Blyth Academy Ottawa

Laurentian Chapter of SETAC Award

  Honourable mention
    (1305) Soak it up!
        Students: Maya Wong , Britney Han
        School: Cedarview Middle School

  Best project on a topic related to environmental toxicology, chemistry, pollution, contamination, remediation or environmental p ($100 cash)
    (3602) Novel Concentration Method for Trace Element Analysis in Health Sciences & Environmental Monitoring
        Student: Gayashan Tennakoon
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

Optoelectronic Innovation

   ($250 cash)
    (3601) Picture This: A Novel Approach to Limb Donor Matching, Prosthetic Design and Bone Allografts
        Student: Daniel McInnis
        School: St. Francis Xavier

   ($250 cash)
    (1605) Bras Robotique Arduino/Arduino Robotic Arm
        Students: Tommy Janna , Akul Shah
        School: Greenbank Middle School

Natural Resources Canada -- Earth Sciences

  Junior, Intermediate, Senior: book and mineral kit valued at not more than $75
    (3602) Novel Concentration Method for Trace Element Analysis in Health Sciences & Environmental Monitoring
        Student: Gayashan Tennakoon
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

    (2301) Salt Tolerance
        Student: Manasi Tirukachi
        School: Merivale High School

    (1451) Residential Radon Reduction
        Student: Helen Engelhardt
        School: Broadview Public School

Natural Resources Canada -- Energy

  Junior, Intermediate, Senior: book and mineral kit valued at not more than$75
    (3202) Improving the efficiency of Ethanol with the use of hydrogen Peroxide
        Student: Hassan Ali Rage
        School: Ottawa Islamic School

    (2701) Optimizing Ethanol's Heat Production
        Students: Khalid Ahmed , Amar Abdisamed
        School: Ottawa Islamic School

    (1213) Dam it! How Dam Reservoir Height and Water Density Affects the Energy Output of a Hydroelectric Dam?
        Student: William Dormer
        School: Turnbull School

Natural Resources Canada -- Environmental Sciences

  Junior, Intermediate, Senior: book and mineral kit valued at not more than $75.
    (3701) Concentrated Solar Water Purifier with Novel Capillary Feeder and Heat Recuperator
        Students: Jennifer McTaggart , Autumn Wild
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute, Nepean High School

    (1303) Well? What's in your Water?
        Student: Phoebe Brunas
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (2304) Un futur ferro-nano
        Students: Joyce Jarawan , Natasha White
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

ORSF Committee - Consumer Products

  ORSF Committee -- Consumer Products ($75 cash)
    (1504) HSN
        Student: Vittoria Gallivan
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (2601) GuardAchilles
        Students: Karl Dupuy , Jonathan Chamoun
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1446) The Air Freshener Effect
        Student: Rayanna Shamji
        School: Turnbull School

Ottawa Field Naturalists' Club Prize

  $150 ($100 cash)
    (1321) How does Climate Change Affect our Macoun Marsh?
        Student: Allan Leveille
        School: St-Laurent Academy Elementary and Junior High

    (3102) Indicator Species of the Passamaquoddy bay
        Student: Shamus McCoy
        School: Immaculata High School

Ottawa Horticultural Society Award

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Junior) ($75 cash)
    (1520) The Effects of pH on the Browning of Cut Apples
        Student: Daniel Jeyaraj
        School: Turnbull School

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Intermediate, Senior) ($75 cash)
    (2301) Salt Tolerance
        Student: Manasi Tirukachi
        School: Merivale High School

Partners in Research

  Senior ($75 cash)
    (3405) Development Of A Novel Oncolytic Virus For Cancer Treatment And Diagnosis
        Student: Aditya Mohan
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

  Intermediate ($75 cash)
    (2403) Identifying Organic Macromolecules Related to Safety of Chemical Compounds in Human Therapeutics
        Student: Maria del Mar Cuevas
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute

  Junior ($75 cash)
    (1502) Me, My Gut and I - The many faces of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
        Student: Caroline Parsons
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

Professional Engineers Ontario-Ottawa Chapter

  $100 ($100 cash)
    (3601) Picture This: A Novel Approach to Limb Donor Matching, Prosthetic Design and Bone Allografts
        Student: Daniel McInnis
        School: St. Francis Xavier

    (1607) The Dustomatic: A Zero-Contact Triboelectric Duster
        Student: Noah Zeibdawi
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1623) Water to Fuel Generator
        Students: Ahmed Moazzam , yusuf shariff
        School: Abraar School

    (1440) Sang électromagnétisé
        Student: Melisa Eraslan
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

    (1617) Automécumoire
        Students: Kailyne Mapp-Nadeau , Catherine Arpin
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

RCMP Forensic Science and Identification Services Award

  Intermediate ($100 cash)
    (2605) Personal Shelter
        Student: Evan Lloyd
        School: Blyth Academy Ottawa

  Junior ($100 cash)
    (1138) Insulation value of clothing materials
        Student: David Rogers
        School: Turnbull School

    (1212) Veste Sécure Solaire
        Students: Sarah Becker , Bernadette Chamberlain
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest

Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh Award

  First Prize ($100 cash)
    (3601) Picture This: A Novel Approach to Limb Donor Matching, Prosthetic Design and Bone Allografts
        Student: Daniel McInnis
        School: St. Francis Xavier

    (1607) The Dustomatic: A Zero-Contact Triboelectric Duster
        Student: Noah Zeibdawi
        School: Greenbank Middle School

University of Ottawa Physics Department Award

  $100 ($100 cash)
    (1101) a simpler way to measure light refraction
        Student: Shuyang Hao
        School: Henry Munro Middle School

    (1440) Sang électromagnétisé
        Student: Melisa Eraslan
        School: Collège catholique Franco-Ouest