CSSF Category Awards: 2013
Product Science (Physical)

Junior Division


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J2116 — First Place
Zachary C. McGaugh, Grade 8
What Material Is Best for Lining the Inside of a Surf Bootie to Prevent Foot Penetration from a Stingray Barb?
Advisor: Mr. Daniel Grendziak
School: Wangenheim Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J2101 — Second Place
William F. Abersek, Grade 8
A Global Tune-Up: Developing a Performance Index for Green Lubricants
Advisor: Mrs. Annie Shaw
School: Heritage Oak Private Elementary, Yorba Linda, Orange County
J2120 — Third Place
Emmanuelle C. Scott, Grade 8
How Do the Ingredients in Nail Polish Affect Its Properties?
Advisor: Ms. Martha Jimenez-Corsi
School: Blair International Baccalaureate School, Pasadena, Los Angeles County
J2102 — Fourth Place
Hakan S. Alpay, Grade 8
Efficacy of Light Shelves?
Advisor: Mrs. Darshana Shah
School: Portola (Gaspar de) Middle School, Tarzana, Los Angeles County
J2112 — Honorable Mention
John F. Gomez, Grade 8
Are Helmets Really Safe?
Advisor: Mrs. Elaine Gillum
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J2115 — Honorable Mention
Rebecca L. Markowitz, Grade 8
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream
Advisor: Ms. Kaitlin Rosichan
School: High Tech Middle Media Arts, San Diego, San Diego County

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