CSSF Project Listings: 2016
Electronics & Electromagnetics

Senior Division

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Nicholas C. Batterman, Grade 12 portrait
Forehead Powered Headlamp
Advisor: Dr. Pamela Durkee
School: York School, Monterey, Monterey County
Kaitlyn J. Chan, Grade 10 portrait
Conversion of Pedal Power to Electricity
Advisor: Ms. Mary Rustia
School: Mills High School, Millbrae, San Mateo County
Adam S. Cohen, Grade 10 portrait
Aaron R. Gerber, Grade 10 portrait
Soordi: Glasses to Hear Again
Advisor: Ms. Annabella Kraut
School: Tarbut V' Torah Community Day School, Irvine, Orange County
Arya Goutam, Grade 9 portrait
ResQ: A Low Cost Wearable Device that Automatically Detects Falls and Immediately Alerts Family Members Worldwide
Advisor: Ms. Jennifer Selby
School: The Nueva School, Hillsborough, San Mateo County
Austin M. Hartman, Grade 11 portrait
Edryd O. van Bruggen, Grade 11 portrait
Ultrasonic Rangefinders Aiding the Visually Impaired
Advisor: Dr. Don Louie
School: Sequoia High School, Redwood City, San Mateo County
Matthew M. Hase-Liu, Grade 11 portrait
Improving the Efficiency of a Coilgun with the Use of Non-Uniform Coil Density and Current Reversal via H-Bridges
Advisor: Dr. Roy Rocklin
School: Lynbrook High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
Alisa Y. Hathaway, Grade 10 portrait
A Customized Directional Antenna System to Focus WiFi Signals
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, Los Angeles County
S0908 — Fourth Place
Robert C. Henning, Grade 12 portrait
The Exchange Improving Unit: An Auditory Device for Directional Filtering: A Second-Year Study
Advisor: Dr. Angelika Termin
School: Mission Hills High School, San Marcos, San Diego County
Sasha Jaffarove, Grade 10 portrait
Cave Mapper
Advisor: Mr. Gregory Kielian
School: Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County
Cameron C. Jones, Grade 9 portrait
Laser Etching of Graphene Oxide to Create High Energy Density Micro-Supercapacitors
Advisor: Dr. Miriam Allersma
School: Harker (The) School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S0911 — Third Place
Hayato S. Kato, Grade 11 portrait
The Behavior of a Swarm of Simple Robots Expressing Collective Intelligence
Advisor: Mrs. Julie Pomerleau
School: University High School, Irvine, Orange County
S0912 — Honorable Mention
Venkat V. Krishnan, Grade 10 portrait
Using Optical Flow Modeling Methods and Sensor Fusion to Create a Novel Low-Cost Autonomous Emergency First Responder
Advisor: Mr. Evan Winiger
School: American High School, Fremont, Alameda County
Patrick Liu, Grade 9 portrait
Project POE: Tri-Sensor Cardiac Monitoring System
Advisor: Mr. Joseph Huber
School: University High School, Irvine, Orange County
Luis A. Lujano, Grade 12 portrait
Comparing Generators
Advisor: Mr. Kyle Webster
School: Ridgeview High School, Bakersfield, Kern County
Blake A. Martin, Grade 10 portrait
Solar: Cell vs. Mirror
Advisor: Mr. Keith Martin
School: Villa Park High School, Villa Park, Orange County
S0916 — First Place
Anchit Narain, Grade 12 portrait
Enhancing the Rate Capability of the Ni-Co-O System Supercapacitor Electrode via NH3 Treatment
Advisor: Mr. Tianyi Kou
School: Clovis North High School, Fresno, Fresno County
Bennett Ngan, Grade 11 portrait
A Solar Thermoelectric Generator Utilizing a Phase Change Thermal Battery
Advisor: Mr. Daniel Ngan
School: Cupertino High School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
S0918 — Honorable Mention
Cade Pretorius, Grade 9 portrait
Digital Stethoscope to Assist Detection of Irregular Heartbeats
Advisor: <none acknowledged>
School: Santa Rosa Academy, Menifee, Riverside County
S0919 — Honorable Mention
Atul Raghunathan, Grade 10 portrait
Recovering and Recycling Excess Thermal Energy to Improve the Net Efficiency of Common Lighting Sources
Advisor: Mr. Charles Williams
School: Cupertino High School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
S0920 — Second Place
Anish Seshadri, Grade 11 portrait
Wearable Diagnostic Point of Care Instrument for AGE Correlated Degenerative Diseases Using Smartphone Technology
Advisor: Mrs. Linda Segal
School: St. Francis High School, Mountain View, Santa Clara County
Anshul Singh, Grade 10 portrait
Prototyping a Quadrotor Collision Avoidance System Using Ultrasonic Rangefinding with NodeJS and Arduino Platforms
Advisor: Mrs. Elaine Gillum
School: Scripps Ranch High School, San Diego, San Diego County
Ana D. Torres, Grade 10 portrait
Arien A. Valencia, Grade 10 portrait
How Does Light Intensity Affect the Resistance of a Photoresistor?
Advisor: Mr. Lorand Incze
School: Alisal High School, Salinas, Monterey County
Vasily A. Tremsin, Grade 10 portrait
Am I Protected from that UV Sunlight? Personal Devices for Prevention and Preliminary Detection of Skin Cancer
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanna Jackman
School: Campolindo High School, Moraga, Contra Costa County

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