CSSF Category Awards: 2016
Aerodynamics/ Hydrodynamics

Junior Division


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J0104 — First Place
Akhilesh V. Balasingam, Grade 7 portrait
Galloping Prisms: On the Optimal Design of a Novel Aeroelastic Energy Harvester for Remote Sensing
Advisor: Mrs. Heather Mackewicz
School: Challenger School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
J0107 — Second Place
Chloe Brandon, Grade 7 portrait
Bio-Inspired Wind Power: Can a Whale Help Us Design Better Wind Turbines?
Advisor: Dr. Erik Brandon
School: Sierra Madre Middle School, Sierra Madre, Los Angeles County
J0118 — Third Place
Ryan T. Mikami, Grade 8 portrait
Measuring Airfoil Lift/Drag Designs
Advisor: Mrs. Elaine Gillum
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J0119 — Fourth Place
Denico M. Nieves-Ellis, Grade 8 portrait
Experimenting with Ferrofluid's Magnetic Properties: Searching for Novel Applications
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
J0111 — Honorable Mention
James D. Fagan, Grade 6 portrait
A Wind Tunnel to Examine Subsonic Aerodynamic Effects on Airfoils for Future Flight on Mars
Advisor: Mr. Dan Fagan
School: Alcott Elemetary School, riverside, Riverside County
J0112 — Honorable Mention
James A. Gow, Jr., Grade 8 portrait
Are Angle and Size of the Buckets Keys for a Successful Pelton Water Turbine?
Advisor: Dr. Jennifer Ross-Viola
School: St. Margaret's Episcopal School, San Juan Capistrano, Orange County

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