CSSF Category Awards: 2011

Senior Division


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S0610 — First Place
Michael L. Janner, Grade 9 portrait
Synthesis and Manipulation of Silver and Gold Nano-Mirrors
Advisor: Dr. Yadong Yin
School: Redlands East Valley High School, Redlands, San Bernardino County
S0625 — Second Place
Jiahong Zhang, Grade 12 portrait
Application of Micro and Nano Sized Magnetic Beads for the Purification of Water
Advisor: Mr. Yuk Yung
School: Mills High School, Millbrae, San Mateo County
S0617 — Third Place
Adam J. Protter, Grade 10 portrait
Rapid Colorimetric Melamine Detection via Gold and Silver Nanoparticles
Advisor: Dr. Nikki Malhotra
School: Thousand Oaks High School, Thousand Oaks, Ventura County
S0603 — Fourth Place
Alyssa L. Chan, Grade 11 portrait
Development of a Novel Optical Sensor for Simultaneous Detection of Total and Specific Volatile Organic Compounds
Advisor: Dr. Michael Sailor
School: La Costa Canyon High School, Carlsbad, San Diego County
S0608 — Honorable Mention
Samantha M. Guhan, Grade 11 portrait
A Unique Liquid CO(2) Based Green Extraction Process to Obtain Essential Oils from Spices
Advisor: Dr. Philip Hampton
School: Newbury Park High School, Newbury Park, Ventura County
S0618 — Honorable Mention
Sulekha S. Ramayya, Grade 11 portrait
Increasing the Efficiency of Energy Extraction from Landfill Gas
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estate, Los Angeles County

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