CSSF Project Listings: 2001
Mathematics & Software
Senior Division

Barnett, Katherine E., Grade 10
Discovering Zones of Cooperation Through the Emergent Behavior of Autonomous Agents Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Dana Grooms
School: Thousand Oaks High School, Thousand Oaks, Ventura County

Bhalala, Oneil G., Grade 12
Viral Mathematics
Advisor: Ms. Belinda Schmal
School: Live Oak High School, Morgan Hill, Santa Clara County

Bonneau, Joseph C., Grade 11
Searching for Pi (3.14....) in Hyperspace
Advisor: Ms. Wendy Doherty
School: Redwood High School, Larkspur, Marin County

S1104 Category Award: Third Place
Caloz, Michael J., Grade 10
Modeling a Predator-Prey Relationship in C++
Advisor: Mr. Mark McLaughlin
School: Viewpoint School, Calabasas, Los Angeles County

S1105 Category Award: Honorable Mention
Chanan, Gregory A., Grade 10
A Monte Carlo Investigation of Baseball Decision Making
Advisor: Mr. Joseph Huber
School: University High School, Irvine, Orange County

S1106 Category Award: First Place
Chu, Allan, Grade 10
LZAC Lossless Data Compression: A Novel Approach to Minimum Redundancy Coding Project Abstract
Advisor: Dr. Ken Chu
School: Saratoga High School, Saratoga, Santa Clara County

Deegan, Byron H., Grade 12
Liber, Aleksandr, Grade 12
Patterns in the Integrals of nth Order Monomials Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Richard Mynatt
School: Pacific Hills School, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County

Hemmati, Farshad, Grade 12
Method of Parsing Natural Language Sentences to Query a Knowledgebase
Advisor: Mr. Martin Teachworth
School: La Jolla Senior High School, La Jolla, San Diego County

Ikeda, Robert M., Grade 11
Game Theory of Nim
Advisor: Mrs. Judy Fusco
School: Villa Park High School, Villa Park, Orange County

Kao, Leslie E., Grade 11
The System Dynamics Model of Alternative Fuel Vehicles
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estate, Los Angeles County

Krause, Julian S., Grade 12
A New Game of Solitaire: Cryptanalysis Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Anita Swortwood
School: Home School - Riverside County, Moreno Valley, Riverside County

Leung, Christopher T., Grade 11
Applying Pearson's Product Moment R
Advisor: Mr. Steven Levy
School: Upland High School, Upland, San Bernardino County

Mansourian, Susan, Sr., Grade 9
Fibonacci Numbers and the Golden Mean
Advisor: Mrs. Victoria Arnold
School: Reseda Senior High School, Reseda, Los Angeles County

Pack, Ruston A., Grade 10
Tessellations of Equilateral Pentagons
Advisor: Mr. Eric Burston
School: San Diego Senior High School, San Diego, San Diego County

S1116 Category Award: Second Place
Prabhala, Keerthi K., Grade 9
Internet Guided Robot Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Bruno Dworzak
School: Woodbridge High School, Irvine, Orange County

Smith, Tedd D., Grade 10
Your Probability of Probably Being Wrong
Advisor: Mr. Dave Smith
School: Willits High School, Willits, Mendocino County

Tolman, Neil R., Grade 12
3-D Chemistry Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Abraham Ward
School: Bloomington High School, Bloomington, San Bernardino County

Gebrekidan, Henock, Grade 10
Honey, I Leaked the RAM! Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Jim De la Torre
School: St. Monica Catholic High School, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County

Listings of All Projects and All Students

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