CSSF Category Awards: 2010
Product Science (Physical)

Junior Division


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J2203 — First Place
Samantha Jean Beckett, Grade 8 portrait
The Effect of Reusable Bag Type on Tensile Strength, Liquid Retention, Stability, Washability, Compactness, and Capacity
Advisor: Ms. Nancy Cunningham
School: Union Hill School, Grass Valley, Nevada County
J2219 — Second Place
Sonya A. Mital, Grade 8 portrait
Saving Energy: Measuring True Efficiency of CFLs vs. Incandescents in "Real Life" Conditions Using a Homemade Photometer
Advisor: Mr. Mark Hobbs
School: Fairmont Private - Edgewood Campus, Santa Ana, Orange County
J2222 — Third Place
Mike M. Pilegard, Grade 8 portrait
Out of Sight! Testing Car Color Visibility in Fog
Advisor: Mrs. Debbie Pilegard
School: Central Valley Home School, Kingsburg, Fresno County
J2215 — Fourth Place
Jessica W. Luo, Grade 8 portrait
Metal Candy: Detection of Lead in Domestic and Imported Candies
Advisor: Ms. Elizabeth Schlum
School: Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
J2209 — Honorable Mention
Kalee L. DeHamer, Grade 8 portrait
Paper Towels, Cloths, or Chamois: Which One Is More Absorbent?
Advisor: Mrs. Susan Benson
School: Pershing (John J.) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J2217 — Honorable Mention
Peter S. Manohar, Grade 7 portrait
Impact of Interference on Wireless Networks
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
J2226 — Honorable Mention
Nareg K. Shirajian, Grade 6 portrait
Estes Reliablity
Advisor: Mr. John-Emmanuel Shirajian
School: Merdinian (C&E) Armenian Evangelical School, Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles County
J2228 — Honorable Mention
Quang-Van T. Tran, Grade 6 portrait
Double Paned and Triple Paned Windows
Advisor: Mrs. Stephanie Jordan
School: Most Holy Trinity Elementary School, San Jose, Santa Clara County

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