Materials Science (Junior Division Only)

J1101 Arriola, Joseph J.W. Grade 7, Kern County
Reflective Materials and Solar Power Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Tara Douhan
School: St. Francis Parish School, Bakersfield
J1102 Avery, Taylor M. Grade 8, San Diego County
Will Trapped Air Improve the Insulation of Clothing Materials? Project Abstract
Advisor: Dr. Lynne Shevinsky
School: Rio Seco Elementary School, Santee
J1103 Bagby, Desiree B. Grade 8, San Diego County
The Beet Goes On: Finding the Best Edible Dye Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. William Fox
School: St. Mary's Elementary School, Escondido
J1104 Barnes, Heather M. Grade 8, San Diego County
Category Award
The Effects of Arrhenius Accelerated Aging on O-rings Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Robert Barnes
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas
J1105 Batir, Sean P. Grade 8, Los Angeles County
The Unseen Enigma: Can Sunscreens and Sunglasses Really Protect against UV Rays? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Edwin Saramosing
School: Chaminade Preparatory Middle School, Chatsworth
J1106 Bieker, Harrison G. Grade 8, Los Angeles County
How Does the Species of Wood Used in a Fire Affect the Resultant Temperature Produced? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Amy Ricketts
School: Muir (John) Middle School, Burbank
J1107 Borchard, Kate M. Grade 7, Ventura County
Polyester vs. Nylon: Which Material Is Best for Swimsuits? Project Abstract
Advisor: Dr. Debbie Dunn
School: Mesa Union Junior High School, Somis
J1108 Bremer, Tyler K. Grade 7, Merced County
Which Material Blocks the Most Sound off a Simple Drum Roll? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Julie Whitfield
School: Heller (Peggy) Elementary School, Atwater
J1109 Chen, Anna A. Grade 8, Los Angeles County
Category Award
A Method to Quantify the Efficacy of Solvents to Remove Petroleum Contamination from Avian Plumage Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Stephanie Richardson
School: Ridgecrest Intermediate School, Rancho Palos Verdes
J1110 Constance, Shelby L. Grade 8, Fresno County
Determining How Effective RIT Sun Guard and Scotchgard Are at Blocking UVR after Multiple Washes Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Nicole Luckin
School: Fairmont Elementary School, Sanger
J1111 Davis, Taylor A. Grade 8, San Diego County
The Effects of Acid Rain on Roofing Materials Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Sally Sondreal
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego
J1112 Doyle, Kayla A. Grade 8, Tulare County
Fire It Up! Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Darin Bawks
School: Sundale Union Elementary School, Tulare
J1113 Gray, Leslie S. Grade 8, Fresno County
Examining the Effect of Pretreating Hair Before Going Swimming Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Jewely Lopez-Lickey
School: Sanger Academy Charter School, Sanger
J1114 Hempy, Scott K. Grade 8, Santa Barbara County
Sound Busters: Which Material Best Insulates Sound? Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Laura Wilson
School: La Colina Junior High School, Santa Barbara
J1115 Hunker, Avery C. Grade 8, San Diego County
The Heat Is On: Flammability Comparison of Residential Siding Materials Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Kellie Marcarelli
School: Pershing (John J.) Middle School, San Diego
J1116 Jakpor, Otana A. Grade 7, Riverside County
Category Award
Do Artificial Nails and Nail Polish Interfere with the Accurate Measurement of Oxygen Saturation by Pulse Oximetry? Project Abstract
Advisor: Dr. Karen Jakpor
School: Woodcrest Christian School, Riverside
J1117 Johansen, Brandon R. Grade 7, Fresno County
The Flame Game II Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Stephen Downs
School: Sutter (John) Middle School, Fowler
J1118 Kuljian, Olivia R. Grade 6, Humboldt County
Gum Hair Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Loretta Eckenrode
School: Garfield Elementary School, Eureka
J1119 Landeck, Colin P. Grade 6, Santa Cruz County
Fleece, Cotton, or Wool: Which Will Keep You Warmest in the Rain? Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Nancy Serigstad
School: Valencia Elementary School, Aptos
J1120 McFarland, Seth G. Grade 8, Humboldt County
Structural Protection in Wildfire Hazard Areas Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Kevin Lane
School: Pacific Union School, Arcata
J1121 Mittelman, Lauren S. Grade 6, Orange County
Seize That Stain! Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Chuck Nelson
School: Bonita Canyon Elementary, Irvine
J1122 Molzon, Adrian A. Grade 6, Orange County
The Effects of Glass and Plastic Protective Covers on Paper Fading Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Amy Bass
School: Turtle Rock Elementary School, Irvine
J1123 Moon, Tyler Q. Grade 7, Los Angeles County
Which Insulation Material Is Better for Homes and Buildings? Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Terry Lucera
School: Sierra Canyon Middle School, Chatsworth
J1124 Neufeld, Victoria A. Grade 8, Fresno County
Lighten Up! Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Kendia Herrington
School: Alta Sierra Intermediate School, Clovis
J1125 Paskerian, Cameron A. Grade 6, Orange County
Does Turning a Light Bulb On and Off Affect Its Lifespan? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Julie Warren
School: Pegasus Middle School, Huntington Beach
J1126 Pierce, Lauren S. Grade 7, San Mateo County
Don't Let Your Memories Fade Away Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. William McKenzie
School: Clifford Marine Science Magnet School, Redwood City
J1127 Rebeil, Remington J. Grade 8, Orange County
Is UVA and UVB Electromagnetic Radiation Blocked or Filtered Out by Automobile Windshields? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Art House
School: St. Margaret's Episcopal School, San Juan Capistrano
J1128 Robinson, Paige A. Grade 6, Ventura County
Red! Red! Red! Colorful Plant Dyes Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Carol Bunch
School: Pinecrest Elementary School, Thousand Oaks
J1129 Rodriguez, Amanda M. Grade 6, Fresno County
Determining the Crunchability, Floatability, and Stability of Breakfast Cereals Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Edward Case
School: Washington Academic Middle School, Sanger
J1130 Ruehl, Mackenzie K. Grade 8, San Mateo County
Getting Away with Murder: A Study of Forensic Blood Evidence Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. William Dolyniuk
School: Woodside Elementary School, Woodside
J1131 San Juan, Khaila G. Grade 6, Fresno County
Effects of Different Fabrics Inhibiting the Passage of Moisture from the Environment Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Keith Berry
School: Lone Star Elementary School, Fresno
J1132 Segovia, Ana C. Grade 8, San Diego County
The Effect of Temperature on the Elasticity of Rubber Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Kellie Marcarelli
School: Pershing (John J.) Middle School, San Diego
J1133 Tagawa, Kristie M. Grade 7, Ventura County
The Hazards of Hard Water Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Cindy Ligeti
School: Medea Creek Middle School, Oak Park
J1134 Tran, Carol Grade 8, Contra Costa County
Category Award
Comparing Effectiveness of Titanium Dioxide with Oxybenzone in Protecting Serratia marcescens against UV Radiation Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Lisa Hensley
School: Windrush School, El Cerrito
J1135 Van Houten, Luke D. Grade 7, San Diego County
Effectiveness of Sunblocks in Reducing UVA Exposure: Sprays vs. Lotions Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas
J1136 Vaughan, Jacquelynne D. Grade 8, Kern County
Where Did the Sound Go? A Study in Sound Absorption Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Craig Whitmore
School: Norris Middle School, Bakersfield
J1137 Vijanderan, Lakshmi D. Grade 8, Contra Costa County
Can You Feel the Heat in Your Feet? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Mary Beth Hodge
School: Pine Valley Middle School, San Ramon
J1138 Wilcox, Kaitlin Grade 8, Los Angeles County
Fishing for Relief: A Remedy for Ichthyosis Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Andrew Kim
School: Culver City Middle School, Culver City
J1139 Williams, Christopher M. Grade 6, Fresno County
Which Battery Brand Best Meets the Accuracy Challenge? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Laura Hunter
School: Cole Elementary School, Clovis
J1140 Zellman, Andrew L. Grade 8, Mendocino County
A Study of Performance Fabrics: Staying Warm Wet or Dry Project Abstract
Advisor: Ms. Amy Talbot
School: St. Mary of the Angels, Ukiah

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