Space Zone Report – March 2019

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The Space Zone was a themed engineering zone supported by Science Foundation Ireland. In this zone were:

  • Stephen O’Connor, the winner in the zone, who tests different materials to find out if they can be used to build satellites.
  • Sita Karki, a Computational Scientist who works with satellite images to study the environment.
  • Rory Scarrott uses satellites to look at the oceans, their surface structure and how it changes.
  • Hannah Currivan, who designs electronics to go on satellites.
  • Brian O’Connor studies satellite images and other maps to see how nature is disappearing.
  • Alison Dufresne, a Space Propulsion Engineer who designs and builds rocket engines.
Posted on April 15, 2019 by modamy in 2019, Zone Reports. Comments Off on Space Zone Report – March 2019