CSSF Category Awards: 2013
Mammalian Biology

Junior Division


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J1219 — First Place
Ashwath M. Radhachandran, Grade 8
To Stress or Not to Stress: The Effect of Stress from Academic Exams on Pulse Rate and SpO2
Advisor: Mrs. Elaine Gillum
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J1201 — Second Place
Chirag K. Akella, Grade 8
All About Allergies
Advisor: Ms. Erica Goldsworthy
School: Jordan (David Starr) Middle School, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County
J1202 — Third Place
Abdulkarim J. Alamad, Grade 8
Breastmilk + Baby = Autism? Debunking the Theory of Breastmilk as a Contributing Factor to Autism
Advisor: Sr. Abir Itani
School: Al-Huda Islamic School, Hawthorne, Los Angeles County
J1209 — Fourth Place
Hannah T. Engel, Grade 7
Cassandra L. Korb, Grade 7
Pacing Pets: The Effect of Roaming Space on Distance Walked in Pets
Advisor: Mr. Wayne Thompson
School: English (C.T.) Middle School, Los Gatos, Santa Clara County
J1205 — Honorable Mention
Mahima S. Chillakanti, Grade 7
Breathing Exercises and Lung Capacity
Advisor: Mrs. Chaya Yerrapragada
School: Challenger School, Newark, Alameda County
J1207 — Honorable Mention
Irena L. Dezazzo, Grade 8
Effects of Human Social Engagement Cues on Canine Responses
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
J1218 — Honorable Mention
Rileigh E. Pot, Grade 7
Degradation of Hair Strength over Time
Advisor: Ms. Kathleen Robinson
School: CHIME Charter School, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles County

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