CSSF Project Listings: 2016

Senior Division

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Barah N. Aljewad, Grade 12 portrait
Jennifer L. Mosch, Grade 12 portrait
The Effect of Cigarette Litter on the Urban Ecology of Armadillidium vulgare
Advisor: Ms. Jennifer Claudio
School: Oak Grove High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
Gissell Camarena, Grade 10 portrait
Jose De Anda, Jr., Grade 10 portrait
Jonnathan L. Sanchez, Grade 10 portrait
Galleria mellonella Immune System Response to an Insecticide
Advisor: Mr. Antonio Gamboa
School: Garey High School, Pomona, Los Angeles County
Emma L. Faciane, Grade 11 portrait
Hayley L. Minassian, Grade 11 portrait
Julia M. Wright, Grade 11 portrait
The Behavioral Effects of Sodium Lauryl Sulfate on Caenorhabditis elegans
Advisor: Dr. Nikki Malhotra
School: Thousand Oaks High School, Thousand Oaks, Ventura County
S2104 — Honorable Mention
Homin Key, Grade 10 portrait
Jaskirat S. Sandhu, Grade 9 portrait
Shotaro Yamaguchi, Grade 9 portrait
Testing Various Factors Affecting Varroa Mites
Advisor: Mrs. Esther Ibarra
School: Ridgeview High School, Bakersfield, Kern County
S2105 — Honorable Mention
Isabella G. Liu, Grade 10 portrait
A Nano Particular Conundrum: Antibacterial Activity of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles against Soil Microbes: Nitrobacteraceae
Advisor: Mr. Todd Samet
School: Redwood High School, Larkspur, Marin County
Nykolas A. Maxey, Grade 11 portrait
Inhibiting Zophobas morio Larva Development with UV Light: A Phase III Expansion
Advisor: Dr. Daniel Morse
School: Grand Terrace High School, Grand Terrace, San Bernardino County
S2107 — Second Place
Isha Mehrotra, Grade 10 portrait
Rohan Mehrotra, Grade 10 portrait
Novel Interactions between Parkinson's Risk Genes and a-synuclein Reveal Disease Mechanisms and Pathway-Based Therapies
Advisor: Mr. Jason Lee
School: Lynbrook High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S2108 — First Place
Matthew S. Moser, Grade 12 portrait
Metalloprotease Inhibitors as Lead Candidate Drugs to Treat Lymphatic Filariasis and Other Roundworm Infections
Advisor: Dr. Judy Sakanari
School: Redwood High School, Larkspur, Marin County
Emily T. Nguyen, Grade 10 portrait
Effects of Glyphosate Toxicity on Caenorhabditis elegans with the Application of the Matrix Projection Model
Advisor: Ms. Trudy Pachon
School: Mt. Everest Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
Leigh F. Polson, Grade 10 portrait
The Effects of Antioxidants on Daphnia magna under Oxidative Stress Conditions
Advisor: Mr. Paul Hunt
School: Villa Park High School, Villa Park, Orange County
Robbi A. Razal, Grade 11 portrait
Analyzing the Ecotoxicity of the Surfactant, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, on the Hatching of the Aquatic Crustacean A. salina
Advisor: Dr. Nikki Malhotra
School: Thousand Oaks High School, Thousand Oaks, Ventura County
Davyd Slesarenko, Grade 11 portrait
The Effects of Colas on Turbatrix aceti
Advisor: Mrs. Glendy Ramirez-De La Cruz
School: Bravo (Francisco) Medical Magnet High School, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
Lauren P. Takiguchi, Grade 10 portrait
The Effects of Various Concentrations of Sotalol and Caffeine on the Heart Rate of Daphnia magna
Advisor: Mr. Mike Antrim
School: Woodbridge High School, Irvine, Orange County
S2114 — Honorable Mention
Perrin J.G. Turney, Grade 10 portrait
Effects of Inhibiting and Enhancing Water Pollutants on Microorganism Mortality at the Arcata Marsh
Advisor: Mr. Nic Collart
School: Six Rivers Charter High School, Arcata, Humboldt County
S2115 — Third Place
Gina Y. Yang, Grade 10 portrait
Investigating Colony Collapse Disorder: Effects of tau-Fluvalinate on the Health of Honeybees Apis mellifera l.
Advisor: Mrs. Renee Fallon
School: Monta Vista High School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
S2199 — Fourth Place
Justin J. Wang, Grade 11 portrait
Phasor-FLIM Analysis of Metabolic Effects of Caffeine and Cisplatin on a Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cell Line
Advisor: Ms. Joan Elliott
School: Irvine High School, Irvine, Orange County

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