Recipient: Mr. Mark Casey, Grange , Co. Waterford
Nominated by: Dr. Liam McDonnell, Department of Applied Physics & Instrumentation, Cork Institute of Technology (CIT)
Mark Casey completed the three year full-time B.Sc. in applied Physics and Instrumentation in June 2011 at Cork Institute of Technology and was first in class with a final year average mark of 76.8% and an award classification of Pass with Distinction. In
two of his final year modules, Industrial Automation & SCADA and Programming for Measurement applications, Mark received outstanding marks of 98% and 97% respectively. Looking back at his earlier results, it is interesting to note that Mark obtained impressive marks of 92% in Industrial Automation during second year and 91% in Technological Mathematics in his first year.
Marks industrial placement during his final year was at Conoco Phillips in Whitegate where he obtained a first class mark of 78%. Mark is now studying for his B.Sc. Honours in Applied Physics at Cork Institute of Technology.
Mark has consistently demonstrated the highest level of academic achievement during his course. He is an excellent, hard-working student