Annual Student Yearbook of Projects 2006

The yearbook content is written by the final year degree students of the School of Physics who undertook a physics project. Edited, designed and produced in the School of Physics by Des O’Mahony.

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The paper copy of the yearbook may be requested from the School Secretary

Individual sections available as follows:
pdf Foreword, Contents, About Physics at DIT
pdf Titanium Dioxide Immobilisation for Photoelectrocatalytic Processes
John Patrick Beggan
Supervised by Dr John Cassidy, Chemistry
pdf Development of an Ultrasound Mini-Balance for Acoustic Power Measurements
Layla Byrne
Supervised by Dr Jacinta Browne (DIT) & Dr Josette Galligan (Beaumont Hospital)
pdf Feasibility of Magnetic Nanowire Production via Electrodeposition
Patrick Casey
Supervised by Dr Fran Pedreschi & Dr Gordon Chambers
pdf Novel Method for Differentiating Breast Lesions in Sonographic images
David Costello
Supervised by Dr Jacinta Browne (DIT) & Ms Gillian Egan (Breast Check Ireland)
pdf Holographic Solar Concentrators
Colin Dalton
Supervised by Dr Vincent Toal, Dr Isabella Naydenova & Dr Suzanne Martin
pdf Automation of a Mie Scattering Spectrometer for Particle Size Determination
Patrick Kavanagh
Supervised by Dr Fran Pedreschi
pdf Demonstration of Phonon Modes in a Linear Lattice
Alan Moghal
Supervised by Dr Des O’Mahony
pdf Evaluation of Effectiveness of Various Solvents in De-Roping Carbon Nanotubes
Margaret O’Sullivan
Supervised by Ms Elizabeth Gregan
pdf Radiation Doses and Quality Assurance in Nuclear Medicine
Mai-Lan Shum
Supervised by Dr Tom Cantwell & Mr Aidan Meade (DIT) with
Dr Lesley Malone & Mr Marco Kuntzsch (Beaumont Hospital)

Investigation of Photoinduced Surface Relief Modulation in Dry Photopolymers
Graham Young
Supervised by Dr Vincent Toal, Dr Isabella Naydenova & Dr Suzanne Martin