CSSF Category Awards: 2014
Mathematics & Software

Junior Division


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J1406 — First Place
Aaron O. Feldman, Grade 8
Where'd Those Swimmers Go?
Advisor: Mr. Eric Hartung
School: Pressman (Rabbi Jacob) Academy, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
J1420 — Second Place
Michelle C. Xu, Grade 8
A Mathematical Model of Leaf Counting for Carbon Sequestration
Advisor: Mr. Matt Ireland
School: Pioneer Middle School, Tustin, Orange County
J1409 — Third Place
Patrick D. Kao, Grade 8
Creating a Space Flight Simulator Program
Advisor: Ms. Christine Evans
School: La Entrada Middle School, Menlo Park, San Mateo County
J1417 — Fourth Place
Brooke Schwind, Grade 8
Game On: Creating a Worthy Connect Four Opponent with Heuristic Algorithms
Advisor: Mr. Christopher Nestlerode
School: Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County
J1418 — Honorable Mention
Patrick I. Wildenhain, Grade 8
Resurrecting the Thylacine to Save the Tasmanian Devil: An Ecological Exploration with an Agent Based Model
Advisor: Mrs. Elaine Gillum
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J1419 — Honorable Mention
Eric J. Wilson, Grade 8
Balancing Diversity and Fitness while Evolving Neural Networks
Advisor: Ms. Kim Miller
School: Goleta Valley Junior High School, Goleta, Santa Barbara County

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