SMEC Results

SMS Essay Competition 2015

“Mathematics, Computation and Science”

  • This year,the theme of our SMS Essay Competition is “Mathematics, Computation and Science”.
  • The main objective of this year’s competition is to allow students to explore how Mathematics can be applied in computation and science.

Category A (Lower Secondary)

1 st Prize Problem-solving through computational science
Fong Chuyi, Raeanne,
Amanda Tan Yu En,
Isabella Faith
Ong Fei Yi
Paya Lebar Methodist Girls’ School (Secondary)
Honorable MentionWonders of Mathematics
Lim Yang En,
Enoch Kwok,
Kyaw Khant Zaw
Hwa Chong Institution
Honorable MentionMathematics as the foundation of computation and science
Denyse Chan Kit Wei,
Feng Yuxin,
Genevieve Chin Wan Qi
Paya Lebar Methodist Girls’ School (Secondary)
Honorable Mention Application of mathematics in computation and science
Jerald Teo
National Junior College

Category B (Upper Secondary)

1 st Prize Hacking Life with Fractals
Ethan Chan Kye Xiang
Victoria School
2 nd Prize Meandering Mathematics
Nicholas Tanvis,
Ferry Chandra,
Joe Teddy Yosua Sanjaya
Anglo Chinese School (Independent)
3 rd Prize The Modern Knight
Wang Jianzhi
Raffles Institution
Honorable MentionComputation and Science – A Mathematical View
Mayuri Gupta
NPS International School
Honorable Mention Mathematics in Cryptography: From Shift Ciphers to the RSA Cryptosystem
Gideon Kharistia
Anglo Chinese School (Independent)

Category C (Junior College)

1 st PrizeA Mathematical Model of Language
Yao Yiheng
Raffles Institution
2 nd PrizeMathematics, Computation and Science
Rachana Raveendran
NPS International, Singapore
3 rd PrizeMathematics, Computation and Science
Nirupama Prasad
NPS International, Singapore
Honorable MentionThe Transformations that Transform Our World
Meenatchi Sundaram
Muthu Selva Annamalai
National Junior College