Young Scientists Contest



 

The 16th European Union Contest for Young Scientists

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Austria - a break-through in the manufacturing of condenser microphones Austria - an alternative method for keeping swimming pool water clear Austria - the brain and music
Martin Knobel, Gerhard Schony and Florian Grossbacher

Lukas Brenner and Christoph Ritzberger

Paul Schinninger
Martin Knobel, Gerhard Schony and Florian Grossbacher Lukas Brenner and Christoph Ritzberger Paul Schinninger

Belarus - the Physics of Handwriting

Belgium - From calculus to torsion.

Bulgaria - DNA: Study on MIC A and MIC B gene polymorphism
Dzmitry Makatun and 
                              Volha Dzmitruk from the Lyceum of the Belarusian 
                              State University, Belarus with their project "Physics 
                              of Handwriting"

Frédéric Collonval

Tsvetelin Lukanov
Dzmitry Makatun and Volha Dzmitruk from the Lyceum of the Belarusian State University Frédéric Collonval Tsvetelin Lukanov

Bulgaria -
Rijindael (AES) analysis.

Bulgaria - Calculating the equilibrium configurations of particles restricted on a spherical surface

China - An elementary study of the evolution of arthropod walking mannerisms
Nickolay Hadzhiev from Sofia, Bulgaria, a student at the National High School of Mathematics and Science. Zang Pengyuan
Nikolay Landjev Nickolay Hadzhiev from Sofia, Bulgaria, a student at the National High School of Mathematics and Science. Zang Pengyuan

Czech Republic - A new system for cation detection

Czech Republic - A new way of counting the number of wood ants in an anthill

Czech Republic - Control systems of the biomass combusting process.
Jirí Tutsch from Praha

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Martin Řezáč
Jirí Tutsch from Praha Jan Nespor Martin Řezáč

Denmark - Improving the method for synthesizing N-methyl fluoxetine in the laboratory.

Estonia - Comparing copper and aluminium in actual radio technical environment.

Estonia - Reasons for changes in soil water content.
Charlotte Strandkvist

Tanel Ainla

 
Erik Sven and Mandla Kampo
Charlotte Strandkvist Tanel Ainla Erik Sven and Mandla Kampo

European School - Investigating the removal of heavy metals from processed bottom ash.

Finland - Species composition of butterflies in a tropical rainforest.

France - Chronicles of a death foretold
Richard Broadbent Tom Ehrström Emmanuelle Medrinal from Saint Jean D'Aulps, France
Richard Broadbent Tom Ehrström Emmanuelle Medrinal from Saint Jean D'Aulps, France

France - Development of an atomic force microscope

France - Aerobic sport to music - less backbone problems

Georgia - The amazing properties of the isosceles triangle
Students from Lycee Charlie Chaplin in France A supple Cleo Bertelsmeier  from Lycee Saint Just 2004 in France demonstrating  her project 'Aerobic sport to music - less backbone  problems"

Konstantin Karosanidze

Students from Lycée Charlie Chaplin in France, Nicolas Porcher, Guillaume
Romeu and Francois Tissot
A supple Cleo Bertelsmeier from Lycée Saint Just 2004 in France demonstrating her project Konstantin Karosanidze

Georgia - 3d vision of cancer cell nucleoulus

Georgia - Two-faced Janus: an experimental-behavioural approach.

Germany - Internet access for guests
Eka Abzhandadze from the Highest Medical School AIETI, Georgia

Nino Zavrashvili

Roland Bauerschmidt
Eka Abzhandadze from the Highest Medical School AIETI Nino Zavrashvili Roland Bauerschmidt

Germany - An ultrasonic detector for gas chromatography

Germany - Miniaturized turbo jet engine

Hungary - Specific inhibition of the sodium-calcium exchange system in heart muscle cells
Mario Chemnitz from Zschornewitz, Germany Michael Achtelik, from Stockdorf, Germany Krisztina Berek, from Koseg, Hungary
Mario Chemnitz from the Paul Gerhardt High School in Grafenhainichen. Michael Achtelik, from Stockdorf, Germany, a student at Feodor-Lynen-Gymnasium-Planegg. Krisztina Berek, from Koseg, Hungary, a student in Bolyai Secondary School with her project, "Specific Inhibition of the Sodium-Calcium Exchange System in Heart Muscle Cells".

Hungary - Cost-effective manufacturing of prostheses via rapid prototyping using 3D computer models reconstructed from 2D medical images

Hungary - An electric shopping cart and scooter trailer

Iceland - Exploring the relationship between creativity and the environment using simulated beings
Zsolt Ero, Budapest and Balint Bartfai from Pomaz, students at Szent Istvan High School Zsofia Dory, a student at the Franciscan Secondary School, Szentendre, Hungary Hrafn Thorisson from Szent Istvan High School Junior College in Iceland
Zsolt Ero, Budapest and Balint Bartfai from Pomaz, students at Szent Istvan High School Zsofia Dory, a student at the Franciscan Secondary School, Szentendre, Hungary Hrafn Thorisson from Szent Istvan High School Junior College in Iceland

Iceland - the Hashcat experiment

Ireland - Generalised Continued Fractions (GCF)

Ireland - Self-organised criticality in the dynamics of granular systems
Elísa Guðrún Brynjólfsdóttir, Eva María Thrastardóttir, Stefán Þór Eysteinsson  Ronan Larkin from CBS Synge Street School, Dublin, Ireland discusses his project with Irish Minister for Education and Science Noel Dempsey TD. Roisin McCloskey and Breandan MacChnoic from Lumen Christi College, Ireland

Elísa Guðrún Brynjólfsdóttir, Eva María Thrastardóttir, Stefán Þór Eysteinsson 

Ronan Larkin from CBS Synge Street School, Dublin, Ireland discusses his project with Irish Minister for Education and Science Noel Dempsey TD. Roisin McCloskey and Breandan MacChnoic from Lumen Christi College, Ireland

Israel - Issues in ovarian freezing for fertility preservation

Israel - Tumour angiogenesis research as a part of anti-cancer therapy development

Israel - The application of entomopathogenic nematodes against phorides flies

Valentina Arakelyan

Reem Taha

Tehila Lavi, Reut Cohen, Reut Suliman recieve their award for the best Medicine, Biomedical Science or Health-Related project Valentina Arakelyan Reem Taha

Italy - Image printer motion display

Italy - the shortest path problem

Italy - Study on quality and conservation of kiwi fruit
Carlo Terruzzi from Politecnico di Milano, Italy Italian students Giulia Lene, Linda Raggi, Stephaine Grazzolo and Damiana Montanino
Carlo Terruzzi from Politecnico di Milano, Italy with his project 'Motion Display - luminous images printer' Martina Basini - Giulia Bianchi Italian students Giulia Lene, Linda Raggi, Stephaine Grazzolo and Damiana Montanino

Latvia - Thin films of nickel phthalocyanine as ozone sensors

Latvia - Research and protection of owls in the surroundings of Plavinas

Latvia - Scientific breakthrough will save the world

Martins Brics

 
Gaidis Grandans from Plavinas, Latvia Vitālijs Jasčisens
Martins Brics Gaidis Grandans from Plavinas, Latvia, a student at Marijas Brimmerbergas Secondary School. Vitālijs Jasčisens

Lithuania - 
An analysis of the water in the lakes of Trakai and a new biosensor for the determination of heavy metals

Lithuania -
An investigation into the population and ecology of sea-holly (eryngium maritimum l.) in the Curonian Spit National Park

Lithuania - Viscotoxins isolation and cytotoxity
Laurynas Pliuskys from Lithuania Kristina Suriakaite from Klaipeda Vetrunge Ginmaisum Lithuania

Julius Bogomolovas

Laurynas Pliuskys Kristina Suriakaite from Klaipeda Vetrunge Ginmaisum Julius Bogomolovas

Malta - The construction of a motorized chair for disabled people

Netherlands
- tears research

Norway
- A tilting car
Clayton D'Amato and Luke Mercieca from St Aloysius College Sixth Form Malta Janneke Verheijen and Mechteld Van den Bosch

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Clayton D'Amato and Luke Mercieca from St Aloysius College Sixth Form Janneke Verheijen and Mechteld Van den Bosch  

Norway - The Anitra computer

Poland - Astronomical observation. Stargate I - an automated astronomical observation robot

Poland - A counterfeit coin
Eirik Bakke from Bergen Marek Cieslar, Jacek Czyzewski, Jakub Pietrzak Marcel Kolodziejczyk from Poland and his project 'Two par balance and generalised counterfeit coin problem'
Eirik Bakke from Bergen Marek Cieslar, Jacek Czyzewski, Jakub Pietrzak Marcel Kolodziejczyk from Poland and his project 'Two pan balance and generalised counterfeit coin problem'

Poland - Ants learning process

Portugal - A spider robot

Portugal - Computer-generated holograms
Artur Lewandowski,  a student at the Medical University of Bydgoszcz in Poland

Carlos Arsénio

Ângelo Arrifano

Artur Lewandowski, a student at the Medical University of Bydgoszcz in Poland, with his project, 'Formica Rufa and Polyergus Rufescens ants learning
processes'.
Carlos Arsénio Ângelo Arrifano

Portugal - Projectiles: from Earth to Space

Russia - The expansion of algebraic structures: a comparative analysis and computer realisation

Russia
- A direct current induction electric engine

David Sobral

Alexander Siritsa

Dmitriy Stanovykh

David Sobral Alexander Siritsa Dmitriy Stanovykh

Russia - A set of installations to purify water for daily use

Slovakia - DODO in a nutshell

Slovakia
- Mach's principle - varying speed of light theory as a new cosmological model

Sergey Orlov, Ekaterina Kulikova

Jan Demko and Marek Sula, students at the Technical High School, Vranov nad Topl'ou

Martin Krssák

Sergey Orlov, Ekaterina Kulikova Jan Demko and Marek Sula, students at the Technical High School, Vranov nad Topl'ou Martin Krssák

Slovakia - Coanda Effect on the No-Ending Wing of Model X-600

Slovenia - An investigation into the old Krakovo suburb in the centre of Ljubljana

Slovenia - The visualisation of Complex Functions
Stefan Tkac from Slovakia  shows his project "A New technical application  of  Coanda effect on the no-ending wing of model x-600"

Vesna Lenart and Urska Dolinsek from Ljubljana

Sebastjan Meznaric from Maribor
Stefan Tkac from Slovakia shows his project "A New technical application of Coanda effect on the no-ending wing of model x-600" to 1999 EU Young Scientist Winner Sarah Flannery from Cork Vesna Lenart and Urska Dolinsek from Ljubljana Sebastjan Meznaric from Maribor

Spain - A genetic journey: analyzing the Aromuns population in the Balkans using ALU insertions, PCR and electrophoresis

Spain - Influential factors in the development of moulds and yeasts on homemade marmalades

Sweden - Yellow-legged gulls in the Secovlje Saltpans, Slovenia

Arnau Busquets García

Beatriz Cano Martinez from Spain with her project 'Influential factors in
the development of moulds and yeasts on homemade marmalade'

Linus Blomqvist

Arnau Busquets García Beatriz Cano Martinez Linus Blomqvist

Switzerland - Observations of the comet 153P/Ikeya-Zhang

Switzerland - Alternative Rocket Propulsion

Turkey - N-gram based language classification

Barbara Burtscher

Andreas Moor, Stefan Schumann and Lena Gysslan
Barbara Burtscher Andreas Moor, Stefan Schumann and Lena Gysslan Okan Sankur

Turkey - Construction of a seismograph

Ukraine - A study of the extinct and rare endemic plant species of the Granite-Steppe South Bug region

United Kingdom - Use of parasites as bio-indicators of seawater quality
Mehmet Çakan and Mehmet Halit Calayir, students at Istanbul Lisesi Katerine Novosad from Ukraine with her project Students from Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School, Belfast
Mehmet Çakan and Mehmet Halit Calayir, students at Istanbul Lisesi Katerine Novosad from Ukraine with her project Students from Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School, Belfast, Maureen O'Sullivan, Dearbhla McKenna and Brenda Kearney with their project, The use of Larval Trematodes as Bioindicators of Sea Water Quality.

USA - Increased channel capacity in
fibre optics through transmission of multiplexed orbital angular momentum
states
   
The American Ambasador to Ireland, Mr. James Kennywith Christopher Verlinden and Philip Munoz, students at the Merlo State High School, Beaverton, Oregon, USA    
The American Ambassador to Ireland, Mr. James Kenny (centre) with Christopher Verlinden and Philip Munoz, students at the Merlo State High School, Beaverton, Oregon, USA.