St Paul's Student Gets Top Prize at Scifest 2013

27 Nov 2013

Many parents and kids in Clontarf will be very familiar with St. Paul's school in Raheny which is very popular with Clontarf residents.

Paul Clarke, a student of St Paul's College, Raheny, picked up the top prize at SciFest 2013 this week. Paul has solved a problem related to the Travelling Salesman Problem, which has been baffling mathematics since the 1930s. 

His discovery has taken us a step closer to solving the Travelling Salesman Problem, also known as the Hamiltonian Cycle Problem, which has applications in business models including computer routing and networking. 

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