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Copenhagen 2008—the prize-winners

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Country

Project Title

Contestants

Prize

Additional Prize

Main prizes

Poland

Hamiltonian cycles in generalized Halin graphs

Magdalena Bojarska

1st

London International Youth Forum

Slovakia

Tilting of bulk materials based on gravitation principle in cargo railway transport

Martin Tkáč

1st

London International Youth Forum

United Kingdom

From Microcosm to Magma Oceans: A Lunar Meteorite Perspective

Elisabeth Muller

1st

Stockholm International Youth Forum

 

New Zealand

Fighting Facial Eczema

Pippa Grierson

 

Prize for International Cooperation

 

Czech Republic

Ecology and Ethology of family Lestidae (Insecta: Odonata)

Michael Mikát

2nd

Germany

Polygonal structures on rotating fluid surfaces

David Wittkowski

2nd

Ireland

Research and Development of Emergency Sandbag Shelters

Émer Jones

2nd

 

Belarus

Orbital origamis and stabilizers of stair origamis

Aliaksandr Minets

3rd

France

Phaethon, the solar balloon

Etienne Lalique, Axel Talon

3rd

Latvia

Monitoring of cardiovascular system

Eriks Zaharans, Janis Zaharans

3rd

Special Prizes

France

Physics from breakfast

Marion Deriot, Hélèna Lacroix

EFDA ESO

Greece

Developing distributed systems using XO

Nikolaos Passalis

CERN

Sweden

The properties of magnetically induced repulsion in simple media

Gunnar Peng, Karl Larsson

ESRF ILL

Austria

Sensor for organic residues on aluminium surfaces

Christoph Wiesinger

EPO

United Kingdom

F.L.A.S.H – Five Laser Accentuated Security Holder

Teleri Edwards

EPO

Switzerland

Simulation, Construction and Optimisation of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Based on the Coanda Effect

Julien Bellot, Robin Oswald, Lucien Segessemann

EPO

Israel

Computerized System for the Identification and Diagnosis of Pressure Sores

Inbal Flischer, Alon Ghelber, Roei Yizhak Shachar

Danish Technological Institute

Canada

Microarray Profiling of Gene Expression in the Normal Aging Brain of Drosophila

Aaron Hakim

EMBL

USA

Protecting of Neurons against Injury using Neuro-receptor targeting Nanoparticles

Jared Goodman, Jonathan Wang

Lundbeck Special Award

Switzerland

Opening shock of braking parachutes

Carmen Muller

ESA

Denmark

Antimcrobial Peptides - the New Weapon against Multiple Drug Resistance?

Cecilia Engel Thomas

NOVOZYMES

Germany

When leaves turn red… Chlorophyll fluorescence as a quantitative indicator of plant damage

Anja Massolle

International Olympiad

Portugal

Xenobiotic danger: Paracentrotus lividus and the Barrinha de Esmoriz

Ana Moreira,
Sérgio Almeida,
Vasco Sá Pinto

The Climate Prize

Poland

Differences between spatial orientation in male and female of Madagascan hissing cockroach (Gromphadorhina portentosa)

Pawel Maryniak

Danish Government Prize

Luxembourg

Heat energy storage using the latent heat of fusion of salt hydrates

André Wilmes

Vestas Power Award

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