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NIWA Auckland City Science and Technology Fair 2017

2017 results!

Only the project boards will be transported to the prize giving - no extras.



Student 1 - Surname

Student 2 - Surname

Project Title

Category

Year Group

Placing

Special prize

Chan


Leidenfrost Stars

Snr Sci

11 to 13

1

Special Prize

Brewster


I Suck

Human

7 & 8

1

Special Prize

Godfrey


Dory's Not Dumb?

Living

7 & 8

1

Special Prize

Horton

Becker

Chill Pill : Why So Fast?

Material

7 & 8

1


Ljubisavljevic


Sound Tsunami

Physical

7 & 8

1

Special Prize

Tewary

Pawson

Stars of the future

Space

7 & 8

1

Special Prize

Wong


The Fatty Catty Feeder

Tech

7 & 8

1

Special Prize

Akindeju


Device vs Paper

Human

9 & 10

1

Special Prize

Liu

Zhang

Doctor Moss

Living

9 & 10

1

Special Prize

Sun


Fingerprints - Better Hot or Cold?

Material

9 & 10

1

Special Prize

Kumar


The faster you stop, the bigger the mess!

Physical

9 & 10

1

Special Prize

Zhang

Savani

Save The Ice

Space

9 & 10

1

Special Prize

Jackson

Richardson

Clean and Green

Tech

9 & 10

1


Yi

Tang

Streamwater Savior

Snr Sci

11 to 13

2

Special Prize

Rigg


How well can you smell?

Human

7 & 8

2


Doherty

Barfoot

To Carp or Not To Carp

Living

7 & 8

2

Special Prize

Nuku


How Flammable is Your Carpet?

Material

7 & 8

2

Special Prize

Dirks


Pocket Rocket

Physical

7 & 8

2

Special Prize

Hunter

Gowing

Roof Top Gardens And How They Could Change Your Life!

Space

7 & 8

2

Special Prize

Fung


Blind Gamer?

Tech

7 & 8

2

Special Prize

Balmer

Hall

Mind The Gap

Human

9 & 10

2

Special Prize

Hay


Weather Worries

Human

9 & 10

2


Dixit

Singh

Chemical vs Bacteria

Living

9 & 10

2


Fisher

Kairua

Preventing Oxidization on Apples

Material

9 & 10

2


Davis


Designing and Testing a hydrofoil surfboard

Physical

9 & 10

2

Special Prize

Catton


Dead Greek Man Saves World

Space

9 & 10

2


Sampson


Grow Your Own Fabric

Tech

9 & 10

2

Special Prize

Abughazala

Alisawi

The Black Healer

Snr Sci

11 to 13

3


Edmonds


Memories on trial!

Human

7 & 8

3


Priddy


Where do Microorganisms most like to live?

Living

7 & 8

3

Special Prize

Lowe


Whitening, are we doing it white?

Material

7 & 8

3

Special Prize

Tunnicliffe


Warm and Cozy Rubbish

Physical

7 & 8

3

Special Prize

Tisdall


Fantastic Filters!

Space

7 & 8

3


Chester


You Tube Timer

Tech

7 & 8

3

Special Prize

Cooke


Synthetic Staph; Is turf causing skin infections?

Living

9 & 10

3

Special Prize

Lee

Ou

Time to See Levels of Vitamin C

Material

9 & 10

3

Special Prize

Crosbie


How to break a New Zealand Record

Physical

9 & 10

3


Gao

Lin

Is NZ really that clean?

Space

9 & 10

3


Limpapaswat


Apple vs. Oxygen

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC

Special Prize

Che


Brilliant Bacteria

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC


Zhao


Calcium content of milk products

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC


Li


Fundamental frequency & Temperature

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC


Zhang


Fundamental frequency vs Tension

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC


Li


In Vitro-spect..

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC

Special Prize

Al-Shamma


Rocky Shore Biodiversity

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC

Special Prize

Song


The effect of Nitrates on Algal Growth

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC

Special Prize

Gheidian

Sikri

Treat your Teeth White

Snr Sci

11 to 13

HC

Special Prize

Ng

Ye

A Weighty Problem

Material

7 & 8

HC


Ali


Algae Invasion

Living

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Pitts


Alpacka - Ski Backpack

Tech

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Mendonca

Shanthosh

Arch Enemies

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Tames-Clark


Bacteria Busters Or Not

Living

7 & 8

HC


Mak

Copley

Bag-O-Bot

Tech

7 & 8

HC


Gordon


Bottle Flips

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Pickering


Bubble Trouble

Material

7 & 8

HC


Muthu


Can Beats Beat the Beat?

Human

7 & 8

HC


Graves


Can You Remember?

Human

7 & 8

HC


Belt


Cox's Creek Crisis

Space

7 & 8

HC


Wong

Griffiths

Danger With Decibels

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Young-Smith


Dirty Dogs

Living

7 & 8

HC


Lamont-Bowden


Effect of Altitude/Land Elevation on Rainfall Levels

Space

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Webb


Electricity generation from a microbial fuel cell

Physical

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Chacko


Give peas a chance to grow

Living

7 & 8

HC


Ngo

Chiao

Gone Rotten

Space

7 & 8

HC


Rhodes Macrae


How do Aeroplanes Fly?

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Hao

Khanna

How Glass Shatters

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Hooton


How Sweet Is Too Sweet?

Human

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Jagusch


Leak! Puddle! Flood!

Material

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Parker


Less Cowbell! The Effects of Constrained-Layer Damping

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Starr

l'Ami

Magnetic Levitation

Physical

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Lewis


Mission: Solar System Model

Space

7 & 8

HC


Fisher


Mulch Moisture

Space

7 & 8

HC


Poole

Roberton

Multitasking Music and Memory

Human

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Sumner

Sumner

Music To My Ears

Human

7 & 8

HC


Ngan


NATURAL REMEDY

Living

7 & 8

HC


Lund

Strang

Need For Speed

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Tupuhi

Smith

Our Natural Product

Material

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Chan


Paint vs. tniaP

Material

7 & 8

HC


Haysom


Piha, Hot or Cold?

Space

7 & 8

HC


Bindon


Plant Filtration

Space

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Reid


Power of Hydrogen

Material

7 & 8

HC


Shires

Campbell

Purrr-edators

Living

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Hounsell


Rangefinder

Physical

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Christie


Rethink Your Drink

Human

7 & 8

HC


Rogerson


Rotten To the Core

Material

7 & 8

HC


Davies


Rust Never Sleeps

Material

7 & 8

HC


Roger-Williams


Salty Sustainability

Living

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Paul


Sight Vs Taste

Human

7 & 8

HC


Laughter

Pineki Kauie

Soggy vs Crunchy: Which cereal will absorb the most milk?

Material

7 & 8

HC


Varga

Zhang

Static Electricity

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Couillault


Surf’s Up, or Down?

Material

7 & 8

HC


McGregor


The Everyday Coaster

Tech

7 & 8

HC


McKay

McKay

The Mystery of Mindfulness

Human

7 & 8

HC


Richards


The Purrfect Enriching Experiment

Living

7 & 8

HC


Lolesio

Faiva

Think Fast

Human

7 & 8

HC


Finn


Thinking Outside The Soapbox

Physical

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Li

Harman

Tsunami Busters

Space

7 & 8

HC


Rahnamaee


What Colour Is Your Voice?

Tech

7 & 8

HC


Bryant


Which Wood Burns Best

Material

7 & 8

HC


Weir


Why do Chameleons change colour

Living

7 & 8

HC

Special Prize

Adams


Wi-Fi: Building a Better Link to the Online World

Physical

7 & 8

HC


Toes

Hughes

Worms on a Diet

Living

7 & 8

HC


Bunquin


Air Frying vs Deep Frying

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Madawala

Sharma

Airbag Anatomy

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Freeman


Biodegradable Bags - Are They Really?

Material

9 & 10

HC


McNeil


Breaking Bars

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Pitt


Can you hear it

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Nathan


Classical and Pop: effects on concentration

Human

9 & 10

HC


Daji

De Silva

ClimaChill: Science or Science Fiction

Physical

9 & 10

HC

Special Prize

Mori


Cool-Down

Material

9 & 10

HC


Caughey

Robinson

E.coligy

Living

9 & 10

HC


Kommunuri


Effects of music on concentration

Human

9 & 10

HC


Trivedi


For the "Crater" good

Space

9 & 10

HC

Special Prize

Mohanathas


How do magnetic fields affect the rate of flow of water

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Mason

Marshall

Is That Cat Fat?

Living

9 & 10

HC


Knight

Legg

Liquid Elixir Kombucha Time vs Sugar

Material

9 & 10

HC


Kapelevich

Morris

Lung Capacity

Living

9 & 10

HC


Satrio

Jogia

Magnets vs Temperature

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Reedy


minty COOL

Material

9 & 10

HC


Randhawa

Huo-Smith

Nifty Nitro

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Hayward


Out of the water - And into the fire

Material

9 & 10

HC


Ekanayake


Plastic vs Feather

Material

9 & 10

HC


Hemingway

Matthewson

Rain - Run or Walk?

Physical

9 & 10

HC


Ryan


Rhythm of the light

Living

9 & 10

HC

Special Prize

Balmer

McGregor

Sewage Sound Track

Living

9 & 10

HC


'Otai

Kippenberger

Sniff It Out

Human

9 & 10

HC


Ramanathan


Sparkling Water: Is it taking the sparkle out of your smile?

Material

9 & 10

HC


Harding


Sugar High

Material

9 & 10

HC


Lim


Testing Hand Sanitzer

Living

9 & 10

HC


Lavan

Stanimirovic

The Cross-Race Effect

Human

9 & 10

HC

Special Prize

Kokcu


The Effect of Aloe Vera on Plant Growth

Living

9 & 10

HC

Special Prize

Hutchison


The Flammability of Children's Pyjamas

Material

9 & 10

HC


He


The paper steel

Material

9 & 10

HC


Pickston


To Drink or Not to Drink

Living

9 & 10

HC


Ye

Agampodi

Visual vs Auditory Memory

Human

9 & 10

HC


Siddiqui

Kumar

Volume vs Temperature

Material

9 & 10

HC


Kilpatrick

Trevor

What makes a cake bake?

Material

9 & 10

HC

Special Prize

Wood


What's in our Water?

Living

9 & 10

HC


Chow


Which Insulator

Physical

9 & 10

HC