Shortlist for MIDAS Electronic Project Competition Announced.

After much deliberation, the shortlist for the 3rd level MIDAS Electronic Project competition (kindly sponsored by Analog Devices) has now been announced.

The three entries that will go forward to the final held at our Midas Ireland meeting in Maynooth University on the 13th October are:

CollegeApplicant(s)Project Title
University College CorkDavid ByronEDA for Quantum Computing
University of Limerick
Dominik Przychodni
Using EEG Data and Machine Learning to Classify Consciousness on Patients under General Anesthesia targeting an FPGA Platform
SETU CarlowCraig CooperSTEM (Solar Tracking and Energy Management System)

1st place will receive a €1,000 cash prize and the 2 runners up will each receive a €250 cash prize.

Thanks to all those who entered our competition this year (13 entries received in total). 

We would like to thank the various Institutes for promoting this competition on behalf of MIDAS Ireland.

Thank you to the Judging Panel for deciding on the 3 Finalists for this years competition.

Finally a big thank you to Analog Devices who sponsors this competition each year and to all the students Supervisors for their help in encouraging their students to take part in this years competition and for their input.