CSSF Category Awards: 2017
Applied Mechanics & Structures

Senior Division


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S0324 — First Place
Suryaprakash Vengadesan, Grade 11 portrait
Carbon-MEMS Suspended Nanogap: Current Amplifying Working Electrode for Biosensor
Advisor: Ms. Joan Elliott
School: Irvine High School, Irvine, Orange County
S0305 — Second Place
Paul R. Gauvreau, Grade 11 portrait
Novel Methods of Augmenting Plant Pollination
Advisor: Mr. Ariel Haas
School: Canyon Crest Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
S0303 — Third Place
Kyle J. Ettinger, Grade 11 portrait
Drone Disabling Technology V2.0: High Power Net Launcher and Automated Firing
Advisor: Mr. Ted Shinta
School: Monta Vista High School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
S0321 — Fourth Place
Megan T. Tang, Grade 11 portrait
Using Dropsonde Descending Speed to Determine Vertical Air Velocity in a Hurricane
Advisor: Dr. James Doyle
School: York School, Monterey, Monterey County
S0301 — Honorable Mention
Sophia A. Brodish, Grade 11 portrait
Spinal Curvature Treatment: The Utilization of Resorbable Anterior Spinal Fusion Systems to Combat Spinal Deformities
Advisor: Ms. Kendia Brodish
School: Buchanan (Floyd B.) High School, Clovis, Fresno County
S0310 — Honorable Mention
Elizabeth Kravtchenko, Grade 9 portrait
Crank It Up! Finding the Optimal Crank Arm Length
Advisor: Mr. Bob Dubrow
School: Carlmont High School, Belmont, San Mateo County
S0312 — Honorable Mention
Alexandria C. Malilay, Grade 11 portrait
Assessing Antifouling Activity of Heteractis magnifica
Advisor: Dr. Nikki Malhotra
School: Thousand Oaks High School, Thousand Oaks, Ventura County
S0325 — Honorable Mention
Ashwin Viswesvaran, Grade 10 portrait
The Making of a Maker: How I Built My 3D Printer
Advisor: Dr. Sean Wilmot
School: Oakwood School, Morgan Hill, Santa Clara County

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