CSEF Category Awards: 2019
Environmental Engineering

Senior Division


Awards Ceremony photo to come

S1110 — First Place
Shloka V. Janapaty, Grade 11 portrait
A Novel, Fast, Low-Cost Approach to Achieve Near 100% LDPE Degradation: Bioremedial Landfill Implementation
Advisor: Dr. Tracy Hughes
School: Presentation High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1117 — Second Place
Melanie E. Quan, Grade 10 portrait
Developing Compostable and Water-Soluble Algal Bioplastics by Repurposing Waste Products of Algal Biofuel Production
Advisor: Mrs. Denise Quan
School: Las Lomas High School, Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County
S1105 — Third Place
Abida T. Diep, Grade 12 portrait
Vittal Thirumalai, Grade 11 portrait
Keeping the Ocean Clean: A Novel Self-Sustaining Boat that Uses Vision Tracking to Collect and Sort Trash in the Ocean
Advisor: Mr. George Sousa
School: Valley Christian High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1126 — Fourth Place
Jiaheng Wang, Grade 12 portrait
Contactless Buoyant Solar Desalination/Sterilization
Advisor: Mrs. Julie Munoz
School: Palos Verdes High School, Palos Verdes Estates, Los Angeles County
S1101 — Honorable Mention
Trevor J. Amarante, Grade 12 portrait
Bioreactors: Promoting Methanogenic Reproduction through the Recirculation of Leachate
Advisor: Mrs. Stephanie Salas
School: Fowler High School, Fowler, Fresno County
S1109 — Honorable Mention
Jonghyun Hong, Grade 12 portrait
Jad Soucar, Grade 11 portrait
Producing a Corrosion Resistant and Environmentally Friendly Concrete by Using the Salt Water Carbonate Buffer System
Advisor: Ms. Orenda Tuason
School: Crescenta Valley High School, La Crescenta, Los Angeles County
S1122 — Honorable Mention
Nathan A. Smith, Grade 10 portrait
Aqua Drone: A Novel Approach to Water Testing. An Autonomous Drone Used to Measure the Quality of Water
Advisor: Miss Nicole Brousseau
School: Christian Brothers High School, Sacramento, Sacramento County

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