Structural Capability & Strength of Materials (Junior Division Only)

J1801 Astani, Sina S. Grade 8, Los Angeles County
The Determination of Elastic Modulus with Linear Relationship of Stress vs. Strain Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Stephanie Richardson
School: Ridgecrest Intermediate School, Rancho Palos Verdes
J1802 Christensen, Aaron J. Grade 7, San Bernardino County
Wood Truss Design 2 Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Pat Horton
School: Summit Intermediate School, Etiwanda
J1803 Cooper, Jenny L. Grade 8, Ventura County
Trusty Trusses Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Morley Cohen
School: Mesa Verde Middle School, Moorpark
J1804 Daly, R. Terik Grade 8, Santa Clara County
Shake, Rattle, and Roll: In Other Words: The Effect of Shape on a Building's Structural Integrity in an Earthquake Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Dan Judnick
School: Bernal Intermediate School, San Jose
J1805 Darras, Natasha M. Grade 6, Orange County
Category Award
To Pay or Not to Pay Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Nadia Oggiano
School: St. Anne School, Laguna Niguel
J1806 Ellison, Lindsey A. Grade 7, Alameda County
What Types of Pipe Are the Most Earthquake Resistant? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Bill Bowen
School: Harvest Park Middle School, Pleasanton
J1807 Geier, Martin R. Grade 7, Kern County
Category Award
Architecture vs. Liquefaction: Will Braces Ensure a Building's Survival During Liquefaction? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Carol Turpin
School: St. John's Lutheran School, Bakersfield
J1808 Gonzales, Nolan C. Grade 7, San Diego County
Concrete Strength Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. William Fox
School: St. Mary's Elementary School, Escondido
J1809 Hand, Tyler S. Grade 6, Monterey County
Falling Bridges Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Dianne Begbie
School: Colton (Walter) Middle School, Monterey
J1810 Hatayama, Clint L. Grade 6, Fresno County
The Effects of Environmental Factors on the Strength of Wood Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Reggie Wagner
School: Lone Star Elementary School, Fresno
J1811 Hemphill, Tanner S. Grade 7, Riverside County
Rain, Rain, Go Away! Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Dennis Miller
School: Vista Heights Middle School, Moreno Valley
J1812 Hill, Christina L. Grade 6, Santa Cruz County
Structural Design of Adobe Brick Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. J. Martin Sweet
School: Rio Del Mar Elemetary School, Aptos
J1813 Iness, Caleb M. Grade 7, Fresno County
A Cure for Concrete Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Lavinia Terra
School: Kastner (George W.) Intermediate School, Fresno
J1814 Jordan, William C. Grade 7, Kern County
Are Composites of Wood Stronger than Solid Wood? Project Abstract
Advisor: Miss Kimber Cooney
School: Fruitvale Junior High School, Bakersfield
J1815 Kim, Justin J. Grade 7, Santa Clara County
Category Award
What Kind of Foundation Is the Best for an Earthquake? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Wally Lenker
School: Murphy (Martin) Middle School, San Jose
J1816 Marton, Kacey Grade 7, Los Angeles County
Category Award
How Do Heat and Hydration Affect the Tensile Properties of Human Hair Fibers? Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. D. Shah
School: Portola (Gaspar de) Junior High School, Tarzana
J1817 Matthew, Cameron F. Grade 6, Riverside County
Concrete Reinforcements Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Cindy Hicks
School: Glenn (John) Middle School, Indio
J1818 Mikulka, David M. Grade 8, San Diego County
Trusses: An Angle on Stress Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Linda Loftis
School: St. Mary's Star of the Sea Elementary School, Oceanside
J1819 Schenk, Todd M. Grade 6, Ventura County
Breaking Bricks and Building Better Ones Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Brett Susman
School: Ocean View Junior High School, Oxnard
J1820 Sekula, Nathaniel S. Grade 7, San Joaquin County
Improving Buildings' Resistance to Earthquakes May Be as Simple as Using Reinforced Sheetrock Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Ray Brown
School: Lodi Seventh-Day Adventist Elementary School, Lodi

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