CSSF Category Awards: 2015
Mathematics & Software

Senior Division


Awards Ceremony photo to come

S1403 — First Place
Sanath K. Devalapurkar, Grade 9
Preserving Algebraic Structures on Exact Infinity-Categories with the K-Theory Functor
Advisor: Mrs. Patty Girgis
School: West Torrance High School, Torrance, Los Angeles County
S1416 — Second Place
Yelena Mandelshtam, Grade 12
Arrangements of Minors in the Totally Positive Grassmannian and Sturmfels' Triangulation
Advisor: Ms. Miriam Farber
School: University High School, Irvine, Orange County
S1499 — Third Place
Sonia Sachar, Grade 11
A Systems Biology Approach to Optimize Prediction of Efficacy of Pathway Targeted Therapies in Cancer
Advisor: Mr. Wai-Pan Chan
School: Irvington High School, Fremont, Alameda County
S1409 — Fourth Place
George Hou, Grade 11
Separating Mixed Signals in a Noisy Environment Using Global Optimization
Advisor: Dr. Jack Xin
School: Arcadia High School, Arcadia, Los Angeles County
S1411 — Honorable Mention
Tanisha Joshi, Grade 10
The 99 Clinical Trial: Accelerating Trials in Software for ErbB2 Pathways and Lapatinib on Metastatic Breast Cancer
Advisor: Mrs. Carol Metica-Pongol
School: Evergreen Valley High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1419 — Honorable Mention
Charles S. Noyes, Grade 10
BitAV: Fast Decentralized Anti-Malware by Distributed Blockchain Consensus and Feedforward Scanning
Advisor: Ms. Judy Fusco
School: Villa Park High School, Villa Park, Orange County
S1425 — Honorable Mention
Prem M. Talwai, Grade 12
Model Order Reduction of Cell Signalling Pathways: An Investigation of the Invasive Mechanism of Ebola Virus
Advisor: Dr. Martin Meier-Schellersheim
School: Mira Loma High School, Sacramento, Sacramento County

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