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PhD Student wins Rosse Medal, Institute of Physics

1 Mar 2016
Paul Hardaker, CEO Institute of Physics presenting Niamh Kavanagh with the Rosse Medal

PhD Student wins Rosse Medal at the Institute of Physics in Ireland Spring Meeting

Rosse Medal Competition
A key part of the event was the Rosse Medal Competition for postgraduate students for physics communication. 37 entrants presented posters earlier in the day to the judging panel leading to six finalists giving 5-minute presentations to the full audience on their work. The finalists were:

Mark Coughlan, Queen’s University Belfast
Sarah Guern, University of Limerick
Niamh Kavanagh, Tyndall Institute/UCC
Mark Kennedy, UCC
Andrew Swann, QUB,
Dawn Thompson, QUB

The winner was announced at the conference dinner - Niamh Kavanagh, Tyndall Institute, for her presentation on Opening a new transmission window for telecommunications

College of Science, Engineering and Food Science

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Block E, Level 3, Food Science Building, UCC, Cork, T12 YN60.