CSEF Project Listings: 2019
Electronics & Electromagnetics

Senior Division

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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
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
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
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
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
Rachel H. Chae, Grade 12 portrait
FMCW Radar Driver Head Motion Monitoring Based on Doppler Spectrogram and Range-Doppler Evolution
Advisor: Dr. Changzhi Li
School: Woodbridge High School, Irvine, Orange County
Jiahan Cheng, Grade 9 portrait
Thomas H. Rife, Grade 9 portrait
August Z. Wetterau, Grade 9 portrait
Seeing Reality
Advisor: Dr. Kim Lawe
School: Roosevelt (Eleanor) High School, Eastvale, Riverside 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
Yahvin Gali, Grade 9 portrait
Rethinking Braille with Pi Reader: Raspberry Pi Based Optical Reader for the Blind and Visually Impaired Using OCR & TTS
Advisor: Mrs. Anita Gali
School: California Connection Academy @ Ripon, Ripon, San Joaquin County
Saurav S. Gandhi, Grade 9 portrait
A Hand Dynamometer Controlled Computer Vision Based AI Robotic Navigation System for the Visually Impaired and Elderly
Advisor: Mrs. Suzanne Miller-Moody
School: Santa Clara High School, Santa Clara, Santa Clara County
Melina S. Ghodsi, Grade 10 portrait
Monitoring Respiration Utilizing a Low-cost Accelerometer Sensor to Prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
Advisor: Dr. Majid Sarrafzadeh
School: Lutheran High School, Orange, Orange County
Lauren Y.Z. Harris, Grade 12 portrait
Piezoelectric Energy Generation from Roadways and Pedestrian Walkways: A Practical Field Test of a Piezoelectric Speed B
Advisor: Mr. John Ingrum
School: High Tech Los Angeles, Van Nuys, Los Angeles County
Arya P. Joshi, Grade 12 portrait
Energy Generation from Motor Vehicle Drag through Piezoelectric Processes
Advisor: Mr. Clay Elliott
School: Oxford Academy, Cypress, Orange County
Andy Kapoor, Grade 9 portrait
SensorSafe Baby Car Seat
Advisor: Mrs. Tami Engel
School: Crean Lutheran High School, Irvine, Orange County
Rohil Khare, Grade 9 portrait
Vacuumed Linear Accelerator Launchers: The Future of Space Launches
Advisor: Mr. Subodh Khare
School: Dublin High School, Dublin, Alameda County
Patricia N. Limon, Grade 12 portrait
Elissa E. Monterroso, Grade 12 portrait
Lizbeth M. Romer, Grade 12 portrait
Expanding the Lifespan of a Plant through a Self Watering Flower Pot
Advisor: Mr. Joshua Gagnier
School: Santa Ana High School, Santa Ana, Orange 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
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
Suhina Sharma, Grade 10 portrait
Cost-Effective Device that Analyzes Gas and VOC Concentrations in Exhaled Breath for Prevention of Chronic Lung Diseases
Advisor: Ms. Rita Kolenic
School: San Juan Hills High School, San Juan Capistrano, Orange 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
Xin (Anna) Wang, Grade 10 portrait
Analysis of Energy Efficiency in a Linear Induction Motor
Advisor: Mr. David Kim
School: Ribet Academy, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County

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