CSSF Category Awards: 2008
Applied Mechanics & Structures

Junior Division


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J0207 — First Place
Foster D. Collins, Grade 8 portrait
Urban Solar, Year Two: Dual-Axis Panel Tracking Tests
Advisor: Mr. Hunter Pashkow
School: Warren Walker School, San Diego, San Diego County
J0211 — Second Place
Cameron C. Fuller, Grade 8 portrait
Adam W. Goldman, Grade 8 portrait
How the Materials of Bushings Affect a Skateboard's Turning Performance
Advisor: Ms. Jana Wiener
School: Crossroads School for Arts and Science, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County
J0216 — Third Place
Alexandra A. Lamoureux, Grade 8 portrait
Bridges: Which Design Is Best?
Advisor: Mr. Duane Lamoureux
School: North Creek Academy, Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County
J0223 — Fourth Place
Aaron H. Smith, Grade 7 portrait
How Different Surfaces Affect the Velocity of a Rolling Object
Advisor: Mrs. Pam Savage
School: Coastal Academy, Oceanside, San Diego County
J0201 — Honorable Mention
Armen S. Arslanian, Grade 7 portrait
Is Plywood Stronger than Solid Wood?
Advisor: Mrs. Lina Arslanian
School: Merdinian (C&E) Armenian Evangelical School, Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles County
J0202 — Honorable Mention
Beau W. Bayless, Grade 8 portrait
Trevor S. Foss, Grade 8 portrait
How Does Changing the Air Pressure of an Air Gun Affect the Average Speed of the Pellet?
Advisor: <none acknowledged>, Mr. Bud Smith
School: All Saints' Episcopal Day School, Carmel, Monterey County
J0213 — Honorable Mention
Katherine A. Hudgens, Grade 8 portrait
Frenetic, Kinetic Coaster
Advisor: Mr. Christian Christiansen
School: North Creek Academy, Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County

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