Research Day 2016

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Research Day 2016

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Research Day 2016
Date:
Time: All Day
Location: Main Auditorium, WIT, Cork Road, Waterford
Contact:  National Research Programme Officer, Research Support Unit

Aims of the event

  • To celebrate the significant contribution postgraduate research makes to the research profile of the Institute

  • To provide a platform for postgraduate researchers to showcase their research activities

  • To give postgraduate researchers the opportunity to venture beyond their own discipline and explore alternative research areas, perspectives, philosophies and strategies

  • To enhance understanding of the depth and breadth of postgraduate research across the Institute

  • To encourage the development of inter-departmental communication and research networks amongst research postgraduate students, supervisors and academic and research staff

pdfWIT Research Day 2016 Book of Abstracts PDF

Best Oral Presentation

Winner: Kavita Walia 
Runner-up: Karen Mullins

Best Poster Presentation (Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences)

Winner: Noel Kelly 
Runner-up: Michael O’Meara

Best Poster Presentation (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths)

Winner: Andrew Quigley
Runner-up: Shahab Ud Din 

Best Poster Presentation (Delegate's Choice)

Winner: Sidhant Hasija  

Three Minute Thesis Competition:

Winner: Michael Donohue
Runner-up: Colin Dillon and Diane O'Dea (joint second place winners)

Images with Impact Competition

Winner: Caroline Botha