CSSF Category Awards: 2012
Environmental Science

Senior Division


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S1117 — First Place
Corlin L. Palmer, Grade 11 portrait
Charcoal from Palm Waste
Advisor: Mr. Edwin Hedges
School: Point Loma Senior High School, San Diego, San Diego County
S1120 — Second Place
Gopal K. Vashishtha, Grade 9 portrait
The Effect of Nano-scale Zinc Oxide on the Filtration Rate of Membrane Biological Reactors in Wastewater Treatment
Advisor: Mr. Tinh Tran
School: University High School, Irvine, Orange County
S1110 — Third Place
Ailis C. Dooner, Grade 9 portrait
Endosymbiotic Sustainability: Effects of Ambient Nitrate and Phosphate on Zooxanthellae of Anthopleura elegantissima
Advisor: Mr. Jason Maas-Baldwin
School: Carmel High School, Carmel, Monterey County
S1104 — Fourth Place
Oliver Chen, Grade 10 portrait
Method for the Sequestration and Utilization of Atmospheric CO(2)
Advisor: Mr. Timothy Jones
School: Los Alamitos High School, Los Alamitos, Orange County
S1107 — Honorable Mention
Ari T. Colton, Grade 11 portrait
Matan Kaminski, Grade 11 portrait
Development of Algae as a Biofilter for Phosphate Reclamation
Advisor: Dr. Jane Willoughby
School: San Diego Jewish Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
S1108 — Honorable Mention
Robert J. De Gregorio, Grade 12 portrait
Bill Nguyen, Grade 12 portrait
Assessing Absorption of Pb and Ni through the Phytoremediation of Cucumus sativus, Raphanus sativus, and Brassica alba
Advisor: Dr. Lynn Conrad-Johnson
School: Oak Grove High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1121 — Honorable Mention
Holly J. Zhou, Grade 10 portrait
The Effect of Fire on Hydrolytic Enzyme Activity in the Grassland/Shrubland Ecosystem: A Fluorometric Analysis
Advisor: Mr. Paul Hunt
School: Villa Park High School, Villa Park, Orange County

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