CSEF Category Awards: 2019
Physics & Astronomy

Senior Division


Awards Ceremony photo to come

S1717 — First Place
Vivek Vijayakumar, Grade 10 portrait
Analysis of Molecular Spectra in Asymptotic Giant Branch Carbon Stars
Advisor: Mr. Robert Terrill
School: San Marcos High School, San Marcos, San Diego County
S1704 — Second Place
Maximillian A. Bhatti, Grade 10 portrait
High-Stratospheric Testing of Novel Cosmic Ray Shielding Composites
Advisor: Dr. AnnMarie Hwang
School: Temple City High School, Temple City, Los Angeles County
S1713 — Third Place
Patrick Rim, Grade 11 portrait
How Far to the Stars?
Advisor: Mr. Kurt Wahl
School: Troy High School, Fullerton, Orange County
S1705 — Fourth Place
Isaac A. Broudy, Grade 11 portrait
Developing and Calibrating a Linear Polarimeter for Astrophysical Tests of Beyond Standard Model Physics
Advisor: Dr. Michelle Mardhal
School: Bonita Vista Senior High School, Chula Vista, San Diego County
S1714 — Honorable Mention
Nikita N. Salunke, Grade 11 portrait
Effect of Epitaxial Compression on Structural & Electrical Transport Properties of 3D Topological Dirac Semimetal Cd3As2
Advisor: Mr. David Walz
School: Evergreen Valley High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1718 — Honorable Mention
Andrew E. Wang, Grade 12 portrait
Dusty Spacesuit Charging and Arcing: Implications for Human Exploration of the Lunar Terminator and Far-Side
Advisor: Mrs. Julie Munoz
School: Palos Verdes High School, Palos Verdes Estates, Los Angeles County

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