CSEF Category Awards: 2019
Electronics & Electromagnetics

Senior Division


Awards Ceremony photo to come

S1004 — First Place
Akhilesh V. Balasingam, Grade 10 portrait
Brain-Inspired Circuitry for the Future of AI: Optimizing the Analog Response of RRAMs Under Pulsing for Synaptic Use
Advisor: Dr. Dipu Pramanik
School: Mitty (Archbishop) High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1002 — Second Place
Akash K. Anand, Grade 9 portrait
Optimal Phased Array Antenna Systems for Radio Astronomy
Advisor: Ms. Melissa Klose
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, Los Angeles County
S1005 — Third Place
Christopher R. Caligiuri, Grade 10 portrait
BrainBot: Multielectrode Data Modeling and Stem-Cell Derived Brain Stimulation through a Real Time Robotics Platform
Advisor: Mr. Ariel Haas
School: Canyon Crest Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
S1018 — Fourth Place
Sohom K. Roy, Grade 10 portrait
Camera & Stabilization System to Provide Object Detection/Tracking in Real Time for Assistance of the Visually Impaired
Advisor: Mr. Daniel Stavis
School: Cupertino High School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
S1001 — Honorable Mention
Jamil S. Ahmad, Grade 11 portrait
Moaaz Akbar, Grade 11 portrait
Frontiers of 5G: Sparse Adaptive Battery-less Ambient Backscatter Communication Networks
Advisor: Mr. Matthew Carter
School: Clovis North High School, Fresno, Fresno County
S1003 — Honorable Mention
Om Anavekar, Grade 11 portrait
Tarun R. Chichili, Grade 11 portrait
Arnav Gupta, Grade 11 portrait
An Intelligent Glove that Converts Hand Gestures and Sign Language Into Spoken Text
Advisor: Dr. Eugene Mizusawa
School: Athenian School (The), Danville, Contra Costa County
S1008 — Honorable Mention
Aryia Dattamajumdar, Grade 11 portrait
An Early Warning AI-powered Portable System to Reduce Workload and Inspect Environmental Damage after Natural Disasters
Advisor: Ms. Anita Wu
School: Fremont High School, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara County
S1017 — Honorable Mention
Farid A. Manshaii, Grade 11 portrait
Designing an Affordable Advanced Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm
Advisor: Mr. Trevor Morris
School: Los Osos High School, Rancho Cucamonga, San Bernardino County
S1020 — Honorable Mention
Isabel Sperandio, Grade 11 portrait
Harnessing the Power of the Ocean: Designing an Efficient and Portable Wave Energy Converter Prototype
Advisor: Ms. Tarn Wilson
School: Gunn (Henry M.) High School, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County

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