Applied Mechanics/ Structures & Mechanisms/ Manufacturing

J0101 Alberti, Ryan D. Grade 8, San Mateo County
The Sweet Spot
Advisor: Mr. Joseph Zucca
School: St. Joseph's Elementary School, Atherton
J0102 Arceneaux, Scott M. Grade 7, Riverside County
Which Wood Fastener Holds Best Under Stress?
Advisor: Mr. Harry Post
School: Dartmouth Middle School, Hemet
J0103 Aslanian, Victoria Grade 8, Los Angeles County
The Effects of Static and Dynamic Loads on Beam Bridges
Advisor: Mr. Baroyr Hagopian
School: Arshagdickranian (T.C.A.) School, Los Angeles
J0104 Birtcher, Ryan E. Grade 7, Orange County
"Knot" for Everyone
Advisor: Ms. Julie Ossman
School: St. Margaret's Episcopal School, San Juan Capistrano
J0105 Blevens, Nickolas W. Grade 8, Ventura County
Biofilms and Biofouling: Comparing Toxic to Environmentally Safe Anti-Fouling Paints
Advisor: Mr. Brent Susman
School: Ocean View Junior High School, Oxnard
J0106 Borg, Kirsten M. Grade 8, San Mateo County
London Bridges Falling Down
Advisor: Ms. Nancy Halbauer
School: St. Pius Elementary School, Redwood City
J0107 Burns, Gregory W. Grade 7, San Mateo County
Keep the Heat Out
Advisor: Mr. Jerry Trenter
School: Cunha (Manuel F.) Intermediate School, Half Moon Bay
J0108 Burris, Julia K. Grade 8, Ventura County
The Ideal Insulator
Advisor: Tim Peddicord
School: Fremont (John C.) Intermediate School, Oxnard
J0109 Comerford, Edward G., III Grade 8, San Mateo County
Acts of Deflection
Advisor: Mrs. Cynthia Yabes
School: St. Catherine of Siena School, Burlingame
J0110 Dashiell, Carol L. Grade 7, Los Angeles County
Does the Shape of a Beam Affect its Bending Resistance?
Advisor: Mrs. J. Hartman
School: Eliot Middle School, Altadena
J0111 Dickmeyer, Emily K. Grade 7, San Diego County
The Automatic Horse Feeder
Advisor: Mr. Brad Alderson
School: Potter Junior High School, Fallbrook
J0112 Duff, Tara J. Grade 8, Kern County
Skateboards and Lubricant: How Far will the Skateboard Go?
Advisor: Mr. Edward Drake
School: General Shafter School, Bakersfield
J0113 Dutcher, Elizabeth A. Grade 7, Fresno County
Which Bridge is Best?
Advisor: Mr. Corbin Souza
School: Alta Sierra Intermediate School, Clovis
J0114 Ettema, Taylor B. Grade 7, Los Angeles County
How Can We Make Our Structures More Earthquake Resistant for a Better, Safer Tomorrow?
Advisor: Mrs. Angeline King
School: Chaminade Middle School, Chatsworth
J0115 Fatemi, David D. Grade 8, Santa Clara County
Hanging Tough
Advisor: Villa
School: Holy Family Education Center, San Jose
J0116 Fuller, Peter T. Grade 8, San Diego County
Quantitative Analysis of Moisture Transmission through Concrete
Advisor: Ms. C. Slocum
School: Hill Creek Elementary School, Santee
J0117 Garen, Nicole S. Grade 7, Los Angeles County
How a Building's Height and Weight Affect It in an Earthquake
Advisor: Dr. Richard Boolootian
School: Mirman School for Gifted Children, Los Angeles
J0118 Giebelhausen, Katherine C. Grade 7, San Mateo County
Does Color Have an Effect on the Way Light is Absorbed and Converted into Heat?
Advisor: Jerry Trenter
School: Cunha (Manuel F.) Intermediate School, Half Moon Bay
J0119 Hayden, Collin R. Grade 7, Fresno County
Advisor: Ms. Kristin Keeler
School: Clark (C. Todd) Intermediate School, Clovis
J0120 Kaddoura, Omar F. Grade 7, San Mateo County
Does a Mobile Have a Mathematical Equation?
Advisor: Mr. Lawrence Lucero
School: Parkside Intermediate School, San Bruno
J0121 Kapernick, Jeff R. Grade 8, San Diego County
The Dream Beam
Advisor: Mr. Dominic Dirksen
School: Diegueno Junior High School, Encinitas
J0122 Knight, Brandy M. Grade 8, Kern County
How Does Density and Elasticity Affect Seismic Reaction?
Advisor: Mrs. Ana Williams
School: Standard Middle School, Bakersfield
J0123 Mori, Jarrod T. Grade 8, Los Angeles County
What Material will Most Efficiently Insulate 177 Milliliters of Coffee? What are the Effects of Varied Thicknesses of Th
Advisor: Ms. Debra Faught
School: St. Paul the Apostle School, Los Angeles
J0124 Morrow, Blake R. Grade 8, Fresno County
Landfill Overland: A Solution
Advisor: Mrs. Brenda Read
School: Kastner Intermediate School, Fresno
J0125 Nelson, Jamil L. Grade 7, Santa Cruz County
Following the Sun: The Making of a Sun Tracker
Advisor: Ms. Maggie Reser
School: Rolling Hills Middle School, Watsonville
J0126 Peirce, Jonathan E. Grade 7, Kern County
Building Bridges
School: Actis (O.J.) Junior High School, Bakersfield
J0127 Petrucci, Monica A. Grade 8, Madera County
Advisor: Mr.
School: Jefferson (Thomas) Junior High School, Madera
J0128 Puckett, Alexandra Grade 8, Orange County
The Effect of Different Temperatures on the Peel Adhesion of Scotch Tape and Masking Tape
Advisor: Mr. David Houston
School: Aliso Viejo Middle School, Aliso Viejo
J0129 Samuels, Alan T. Grade 8, Monterey County
What Clay Fraction Makes the Strongest Adobes?
School: Aromas Elementary School, Aromas
J0130 Snell, Christopher J. Grade 7, San Diego County
Baseball Bat Absorption of Resultant Contact Vibration
Advisor: Mr. Brian Finley
School: Correia (Steven V.) Junior High School, San Diego
J0131 Wallig, Jeneen M. Grade 8, San Diego County
Cold Weather Insulated Piping
Advisor: Mrs. Tracee Parsons
School: Oak Grove Middle School, Jamul
J0197 Poulos, Lisa M. Grade 8, San Diego County
Which Roller Coaster Seat Causes Riders to Experience Most G's?
Advisor: Mr. Brian Finley
School: Correia (Steven V.) Junior High School, San Diego
J0198 Roullard, Evan A. Grade 7, San Luis Obispo County
The Variables that Determine the Height of a Rocket
Advisor: Mrs. Ann Campbell
School: Judkins (Francis) Middle School, Pismo Beach
J0199 Gardner, Chris J. Grade 8, Ventura County
Strength of Structures
School: Colina Intermediate School, Thousand Oaks

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