CSSF Project Listings: 2001
Physics & Astronomy
Senior Division

S1401 Category Award: Third Place
Ahmed, Faizan, Grade 10
Ahmed, Sameer, Grade 12
Hsu, Benjamin, Grade 11
The Effect of a Magnetic Field on the Path of Subatomic Particles Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Jeff Sarratt
School: Stockdale High School, Bakersfield, Kern County

Allard, Natasha D., Grade 9
Predicting, Observing, Documenting Satellite Orbits
Advisor: <none acknowledged>
School: Desert Junior/Senior High School, Edwards, Kern County

S1403 Category Award: Honorable Mention
Black, Heather M., Grade 12
The Lines Inside: Holographic Interferometry and Thermal Expansion Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Jeff Sweet
School: North Salinas High School, Salinas, Monterey County

S1404 Category Award: First Place
Chen, Geraldine J., Grade 9
How Does Surface Temperature Above the Boiling Point Affect the Rate of Evaporation of Certain Alcohols?
Advisor: Mr. Craig Huff
School: Northwood High School, Irvine, Orange County

Cho, Sohyung Ryan, Grade 12
Wang, King, Grade 12
Effectiveness of Polarized Lenses
Advisors: Dr. Bell, Mr. Steven Levy
School: Upland High School, Upland, San Bernardino County

Dossick, Deborah S., Grade 11
Contrast in Radiography Project Abstract
Advisor: Dr. Paul Dossick
School: Kirby (Georgiana Bruce) Preparatory High Sch, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County

Jordan, Scott D., Grade 11
Acceleration by Magnetism Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Judy Fusco
School: Villa Park High School, Villa Park, Orange County

S1408 Category Award: Second Place
Kozlowski, Amanda A., Grade 10
In Living Color: Colorimetric Calibration of an LED Display Using Spectroscopy Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Lester Kozlowski
School: La Reina High School, Thousand Oaks, Ventura County

Litton, Eric T., Grade 12
Exploring Equations for KI Using the Optical Method of Caustics Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Larry Nordell
School: Mount Miguel High School, Spring Valley, San Diego County

Petre, Csaba M., Grade 10
Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks: Using Mechanical Resonators to Demonstrate Quantum Computer Operations Project Abstract
Advisor: Dr. Peter Petre
School: Agoura High School, Agoura Hills, Los Angeles County

Simonian, Hrair H., Grade 10
Transmission Properties of Optical Fibers
Advisor: Dr. Hagop Injeyan
School: Glendale High School, Glendale, Los Angeles County

Tolesnikov, Stan, Grade 11
Can an Inverted Pendulum Sustain Equilibrium? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Fred Carrington
School: Grant (Ulysses S.) Senior High School, Van Nuys, Los Angeles County

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