2017 Intel NWSE Middle School Awards

Press Release

Monday May 1, 2017 at Portland State University the Intel Northwest Science Expo for Middle School students awarded three young ladies Best of Fair. Vicky Siah from Summa Stoller for her project titled "Creating an Effective Water Filter With Ocimum Basilicum" and Rabha Reda and Nura Salah from the Islamic School of Portland for their project titled "To Vape or Not to Vape". These awards were sponsored by Catalyst Education and Career Pathways and included a plaque for each student and $100 for each project. There were 343 registered projects from 50 different organizations.

Special Awards

Special Award Award Sponsor Title Student List Organization Adult Sponsor
Outstanding Project in an Atmospheric Science Exhibit American Meteorological Society The Global Effect of Global Climate Oscillation Maria Kolatukudy Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Outstanding Project in an Atmospheric Science Exhibit American Meteorological Society Bridlemile's Carbon Footprint and How We Could Lower It Rose Kwiecien-Roick Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Outstanding Project in an Atmospheric Science Exhibit American Meteorological Society Observing Light at Night: How Light Pollution Affects Star Visibility Nabila Maazouz Oregon Islamic Academy   Susan Eslami
Outstanding Project in an Atmospheric Science Exhibit American Meteorological Society Air Quality and Air Particles Rithi Kumar Class Academy   Jaime Mitchell
Outstanding Project in an Atmospheric Science Exhibit American Meteorological Society Where To Breathe Emma Christensen, Amy Browning Meadow Park Middle School   Anne McHugh
Outstanding Research in Psychology American Psychological Association Get Happy: A Study About Mood Evelyn McAulay Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Outstanding Research in Psychology American Psychological Association MAYBE WE'RE BORN WITH IS, MAYBE IT'S RACISM Sumayah Abdirahman Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Outstanding Research in Psychology American Psychological Association Mind Flex Molly Ruff Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Outstanding Research in Psychology American Psychological Association Dominant "Sweet Spot" Kady Cluff Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Outstanding Geoscience Project Association Of Women Geoscientists The Global Effect of Global Climate Oscillation Maria Kolatukudy Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Outstanding Geoscience Project Association Of Women Geoscientists Which buildings in Portland are prepared for an earthquake? Annabelle Ancheta Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Outstanding Geoscience Project Association Of Women Geoscientists How does mass affect the speed of Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs)? Rose Lawrence Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon Garage Generator Eamon Whitten Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon 3D Printed Robotic Hand Alex Fryer Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon Can computer fonts replace your handwriting? Sethu Eapen Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon Combining Solar and Wind Power for Efficiency Rishabh Sharma Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon Smart Floor Viti Eachambadi Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon Arach-NO-Phobia Mihir Joshi Howard Street Charter School   Rashmi Joshi
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon The creation and use of artificial neural networks Jalen Chrysos Meadow Park Middle School   Anne McHugh
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon Reducing Roadkill: A project on Wildlife Mitigation Alan Ma Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
IEEE Special Awards IEEE Oregon A Milli-Watt Energy-Harvesting Light Bulb Based On Thermo-electric Generation Pratik Vangal Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
Outstanding Aquatic Related Environmental Science Project Lake Oswego Corporation The effect of increasing water temperature affect Daphnia Magna Nava Weingrad Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Mu Alpha Theta Award Mu Alpha Theta Square Retaining Numbers Alan Kappler Carden Cascade Academy   Elizabeth Kappler
Mu Alpha Theta Award Mu Alpha Theta Derivatives and the Power Rule Sadie Cook Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
Mu Alpha Theta Award Mu Alpha Theta Properties of Julia Sets Osian Leahy Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
NASA Earth System Science Award NASA Preserving Urban Biodiversity: By Using Plants Ellie Stephens Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
NASA Earth System Science Award NASA Air Pollution Plant Solution Harper Smith Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
NASA Earth System Science Award NASA How does mass affect the speed of Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs)? Rose Lawrence Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
NASA Earth System Science Award NASA DETECTING SOIL POLLUTION NEAR GAS STATIONS Riham Mohamed Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Taking the Pulse of the Planet National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Remote Sensing the Ablation or Accumulation Stages of a Glacier by Using Fractal Analysis on Glacier Images Mithra Karamchedu Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Taking the Pulse of the Planet National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Combining Solar and Wind Power for Efficiency Rishabh Sharma Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Taking the Pulse of the Planet National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Tsunami Prevention Project Jenna Eckart Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Taking the Pulse of the Planet National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration faster methane emissions as a consequence of higher wetland surface temperatures Eric Xia Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Taking the Pulse of the Planet National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Is There a Direct Correlation Between Climate Change and the Amount of Precipitation a Ski Resort Receives Per Year? Abby Mankin Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Naval Excellence in Science and Engineering Award Office of Naval Research, US Navy and Marine Corps eyeRemote Finn Rutis Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Naval Excellence in Science and Engineering Award Office of Naval Research, US Navy and Marine Corps Optimizing Collagen Fiber Ligament Repair Through Flexible Tensile Apparatus Anya Bohra Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Naval Excellence in Science and Engineering Award Office of Naval Research, US Navy and Marine Corps The most effective heat sink design for a modified thermometric generator Jonathan Tence Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Naval Excellence in Science and Engineering Award Office of Naval Research, US Navy and Marine Corps What Shape For A Train Is The Most Aerodynamic Hayden Wierman Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Naval Excellence in Science and Engineering Award Office of Naval Research, US Navy and Marine Corps Sugar Rockets James Davis Sherwood Charter School   Shannon Peterka
Naval Excellence in Science and Engineering Award Office of Naval Research, US Navy and Marine Corps Can we predict the amount of energy a wind farm will produce? Baasil Pasha Highland Park Summa Program   Sarah Watterson
Naval Excellence in Science and Engineering Award Office of Naval Research, US Navy and Marine Corps A Milli-Watt Energy-Harvesting Light Bulb Based On Thermo-electric Generation Pratik Vangal Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
Tom Owen Award for Excellence in Statistics Oregon Chapter of the American Statistical Association Walking Stick Snack: Do Plant pH Levels Affect Walking Stick Eating Habits Kent Koehler Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Tom Owen Award for Excellence in Statistics Oregon Chapter of the American Statistical Association Irish Dance Shoe Fiberglass Patterns Ruby Sparks Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Tom Owen Award for Excellence in Statistics Oregon Chapter of the American Statistical Association Changing Waters: Ocean acidification's impact on oyster larvae pathogen Vibrio coralliilyticus Teaghan Knox Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Outstanding Natural Resources Science Project Pacific NW Research Station, USDA Forest Service Dendrochronology as an Indicator of Climate Change Zoe Heino Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Outstanding Project by a 5th Grade Student Pacific NW Society for Coating Technology The Quality of Our Water Simon Walsh Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Outstanding Project by a 5th Grade Student Pacific NW Society for Coating Technology DETECTING SOIL POLLUTION NEAR GAS STATIONS Riham Mohamed Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Outstanding Project by a 5th Grade Student Pacific NW Society for Coating Technology Air Quality and Air Particles Rithi Kumar Class Academy   Jaime Mitchell
Outstanding Project by a 5th Grade Student Pacific NW Society for Coating Technology Bath Bomb 101 Audrey Gauthier St. Francis School   Alison Green
Ricoh Sustainable Development Award Ricoh Corporation Developing a better formula for calculating home energy efficiency Sarah Larson Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Ricoh Sustainable Development Award Ricoh Corporation Combining Solar and Wind Power for Efficiency Rishabh Sharma Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Ricoh Sustainable Development Award Ricoh Corporation Green Cell Dev Udata Valley Catholic Middle School   Sarah Zinzer
Ricoh Sustainable Development Award Ricoh Corporation THE WASTE- LESS THERMABIN Maya Ghamrawi, Naviya Venkitesh Valley Catholic Middle School   Sarah Zinzer
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Sweat-Induced Corrosion Amanda Vasconcellos Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Square Retaining Numbers Alan Kappler Carden Cascade Academy   Elizabeth Kappler
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public The Application of the Golden Ratio to Food Proportions and How It Impacts Visual Appeal to Humans Aidan Sheeran-Hahnel ACCESS Academy   Alfonso Garcia Arriola
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public An Examination of Nucleation through Video Analysis Lucas Braun Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public eyeRemote Finn Rutis Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Brine Shrimp in Different Salinities Zoe Pruitt, Ave Gray Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Refraction Action Jacob Zhao Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Walking Stick Snack: Do Plant pH Levels Affect Walking Stick Eating Habits Kent Koehler Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Fantastic Frequencies and Wonderful Webs Leila Slate Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Air Pollution Plant Solution Harper Smith Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Irish Dance Shoe Fiberglass Patterns Ruby Sparks Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Changing Waters: Ocean acidification's impact on oyster larvae pathogen Vibrio coralliilyticus Teaghan Knox Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Structural Stability of Hydropower Buildings Reyna Ayala Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Which buildings in Portland are prepared for an earthquake? Annabelle Ancheta Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public How Anchoring Affects Implicit Gender Bias in Adolescents Kira Dobbins Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Effectiveness of Concussion Bands Ani Posner Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Students' affect on Classroom Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Levels Ari Matzka Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Smart Floor Viti Eachambadi Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Remote Sensing the Ablation or Accumulation Stages of a Glacier by Using Fractal Analysis on Glacier Images Mithra Karamchedu Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Creating an Effective Water Filter With Ocimum Basilicum Vicky Siah Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Optimizing Collagen Fiber Ligament Repair Through Flexible Tensile Apparatus Anya Bohra Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Creating a Novel and Affordable Filter to Remove Lead, Mercury, and Cadmium from Water Eshani Jha Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Combining Solar and Wind Power for Efficiency Rishabh Sharma Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Saving Our Seas Lauren Hurley, Alice Kang Wood Middle School   Sarah Haefner
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public TO VAPE OR NOT TO VAPE Rabha Reda, Nura Salah Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public THE EFFECT OF VIOLENT AND SCARY VIDEO GAMES ON BLOOD SUGAR LEVELS Muhammad Gilliard, Abdulkadir Tayba Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Dirty Water Kaden Stehr Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Pet water bottle sensor Matthew Bieker Cedar Park Middle School   Winter Chung
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Dominant "Sweet Spot" Kady Cluff Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public The Gripping Performance of Different Textures on Robot Finger Tips. Raegan Fordemwalt Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Cell Phone Radiation Adrian Bayu-Aji Blanchet Catholic School   Gail Armstrong
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public How does the amount of cornstarch affect the tensile strength of the bioplastic it forms? Ellie Tanimura Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Which Butterfly Has Ãœber Lyft? Ailee Pederson Winterhaven Middle School   Brian Jay Dyer
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Sugar Rockets James Davis Sherwood Charter School   Shannon Peterka
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public Sweet N Cider Marie Papathanasopoulos St. Mary Catholic School   Michelle Heuberger
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public How to prevent EMP's From Ruining Your Life 101 Channing Shuba, Ethan Hadden Abiqua Academy   David Dittman
Broadcom MASTERS nomination Society for Science and the Public A Milli-Watt Energy-Harvesting Light Bulb Based On Thermo-electric Generation Pratik Vangal Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
Outstanding Air Quality Project Southwest Clean Air Agency Students' affect on Classroom Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Levels Ari Matzka Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Outstanding Science or Engineering Project U.S. Air Force Sweat-Induced Corrosion Amanda Vasconcellos Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Outstanding Science or Engineering Project U.S. Air Force Carbon Capture by Gamma Cyclodextrin Marissa Kuo St. Pius X School   Teresa Sebert
Outstanding Science or Engineering Project U.S. Air Force An Examination of Nucleation through Video Analysis Lucas Braun Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Outstanding Science or Engineering Project U.S. Air Force 3D Printed Robotic Hand Alex Fryer Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Outstanding Science or Engineering Project U.S. Air Force Analyzing The Electrical and Optical Properties of Quantum Dots: Implications For Medical Imaging and Solar Cells Kaitlyn Grosh Cascades Academy of Central Oregon   Anne-Marie Eklund
Outstanding Project in Water Quality U.S. Geological Survey, Oregon Water Science Center Making a Homemade Lead Water Filter Adelle Iseri Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Outstanding Project in Water Quality U.S. Geological Survey, Oregon Water Science Center Creating a Novel and Affordable Filter to Remove Lead, Mercury, and Cadmium from Water Eshani Jha Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Outstanding Project in Water Quality U.S. Geological Survey, Oregon Water Science Center THE EFFECTS OF SALT WATER PLANTS ON pH OF SALT WATER Fadel Barhum Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Outstanding Use of the International System of Units U.S. Metric Association Which fruit or vegetable is the best source of vitamin c Aditya Vishwa Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Outstanding Use of the International System of Units U.S. Metric Association How does the temperature of a tennis ball affect the bounce height? Eli Ross, Roman Sinkus Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Surgeon Generals Special Science Award U.S. Public Health Service TO VAPE OR NOT TO VAPE Rabha Reda, Nura Salah Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Water Prize Award of Excellence Water Environment Federation The Quality of Our Water Simon Walsh Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Water Prize Award of Excellence Water Environment Federation The Water Quality of Trillium Creek Karah Rhoades Rosemont Ridge Middle School   Jessamyn Van Hook
Water Prize Award of Excellence Water Environment Federation faster methane emissions as a consequence of higher wetland surface temperatures Eric Xia Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Water Prize Award of Excellence Water Environment Federation Saltwater vs. Freshwater Julia Seiple Class Academy   Jaime Mitchell
Water Prize Award of Excellence Water Environment Federation What is the best method to desalinate water? Natalie Foote Cedar Park Middle School   Winter Chung
Water Prize Award of Excellence Water Environment Federation Mud in the Water: Homemade Filtration Systems Ben Day St. Francis School   Alison Green

 

Category Awards

Category Place Title Student List Organization Adult Sponsor
Animal Sciences First Place Fantastic Frequencies and Wonderful Webs Leila Slate Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Animal Sciences Second Place Brine Shrimp in Different Salinities Zoe Pruitt, Ave Gray Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Animal Sciences Third Place Nut Preference in Sciurus carolinensis Stephen Utter Leslie Middle School   Mark Madland
Animal Sciences Honorable Mention Slugs Resistance to Metal Simon Carter, Michael Hart ACCESS Academy   Alfonso Garcia Arriola
Animal Sciences Honorable Mention Dog Paw Preference Aidan Halasy Sherwood Charter School   Shannon Peterka
Behavioral and Social Science First Place How Anchoring Affects Implicit Gender Bias in Adolescents Kira Dobbins Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Behavioral and Social Science Second Place The Application of the Golden Ratio to Food Proportions and How It Impacts Visual Appeal to Humans Aidan Sheeran-Hahnel ACCESS Academy   Alfonso Garcia Arriola
Behavioral and Social Science Second Place Dominant "Sweet Spot" Kady Cluff Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Behavioral and Social Science Third Place Are you game (Friends vs Strangers who will collaborate better)? Sienna Smiley Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Behavioral and Social Science Third Place Peppermint increasing reaction test scores Truitt Reilly, Elayne Short Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Behavioral and Social Science Third Place MAYBE WE'RE BORN WITH IS, MAYBE IT'S RACISM Sumayah Abdirahman Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Behavioral and Social Science Honorable Mention Memory Madness Ela Garner, Sasha Schotthoefer Cascades Academy of Central Oregon   Anne-Marie Eklund
Behavioral and Social Science Honorable Mention The Differences Between Male and Female Brains When Following Directions Kate Fronza, Lily Kelley Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Behavioral and Social Science Honorable Mention FROM REFUGEE TO EMPLOYEE Asiya Ali, Jannah Khamis Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Behavioral and Social Science Honorable Mention Students and Teacher Helping Each Other Andrew VanHorn, Dane Guthner Rosemont Ridge Middle School   Theresa Ellis
Behavioral and Social Science Honorable Mention Effects of Music on Memory Madeline Moradi Evergreen Middle School   Dana Riley
Behavioral and Social Science Honorable Mention What's that smell? Hussein Khodor, Daymon Ruano Whitford Middle School   Monica Garcia
Chemistry First Place Sweat-Induced Corrosion Amanda Vasconcellos Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Chemistry Second Place Dirty Water Kaden Stehr Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
Chemistry Second Place Sweet N Cider Marie Papathanasopoulos St. Mary Catholic School   Michelle Heuberger
Chemistry Third Place Effects of pH Levels on Natural Dyes Emily Hargis Leslie Middle School   Mark Madland
Chemistry Third Place Synthesis of Copper Nanowires Nayan Murthy Catlin Gabel School (Middle School)   Anand Murthy
Chemistry Third Place Orbeez! Moriah Dahlgren, Taylor Funk Seven Oak Middle School   Ashley DaSilva
Chemistry Third Place Tea in the spotlight: correlate tea color to pH using a home-built colorimeter Vladie Mamchik Orenco Elementary   Alexander Mamchik
Chemistry Honorable Mention Which fruit or vegetable is the best source of vitamin c Aditya Vishwa Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Chemistry Honorable Mention Carbon Capture by Gamma Cyclodextrin Marissa Kuo St. Pius X School   Teresa Sebert
Chemistry Honorable Mention Effects of Temperature on Yeast Catalase Jonah Paterson Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Chemistry Honorable Mention Ferrofluid William Jones Banks Middle School   Tony Richeson
Chemistry Honorable Mention Don't Cry Over Curdled Milk Elise Kitamura Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Chemistry Honorable Mention How The Amount of Fat in Milk Affects The Freezing Time of Ice Cream? Misaki Tanabe, Barbara Chen, Paige Matthews Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Consumer Products Testing First Place Cell Phone Radiation Adrian Bayu-Aji Blanchet Catholic School   Gail Armstrong
Consumer Products Testing Second Place What is the Best Moisturizer to Prevent Eczema? Hana Omrane Oregon Islamic Academy   Susan Eslami
Consumer Products Testing Second Place How does the amount of cornstarch affect the tensile strength of the bioplastic it forms? Ellie Tanimura Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Consumer Products Testing Third Place Which is the best hand gel? Bacteria will tell! Bianca Haldorsen, Bella Klucevek St. Pius X School   Teresa Sebert
Consumer Products Testing Honorable Mention A taste of Cinnamon: Cleaner Mouth? Hallie Jones Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Earth Science First Place Remote Sensing the Ablation or Accumulation Stages of a Glacier by Using Fractal Analysis on Glacier Images Mithra Karamchedu Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Earth Science Second Place Which buildings in Portland are prepared for an earthquake? Annabelle Ancheta Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Earth Science Second Place How does mass affect the speed of Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs)? Rose Lawrence Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Earth Science Third Place The Global Effect of Global Climate Oscillation Maria Kolatukudy Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Earth Science Third Place What type of earthquake causes more damage to a building Brett Voss Banks Middle School   Tony Richeson
Earth Science Third Place How Does Ground Type Affect Seismic Vibrations? Pranav Wagh St. Cecilia School   Amy Stephen
Earth Science Third Place Is There a Direct Correlation Between Climate Change and the Amount of Precipitation a Ski Resort Receives Per Year? Abby Mankin Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Earth Science Honorable Mention Dendrochronology as an Indicator of Climate Change Zoe Heino Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Earth Science Honorable Mention Tsunami Prevention Project Jenna Eckart Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Energy First Place A Milli-Watt Energy-Harvesting Light Bulb Based On Thermo-electric Generation Pratik Vangal Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
Energy Second Place Combining Solar and Wind Power for Efficiency Rishabh Sharma Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Energy Second Place Green Cell Dev Udata Valley Catholic Middle School   Sarah Zinzer
Energy Third Place Using Glucose to Increase the Voltage Output of Microbial Fuel Cells Ana Tracy Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Energy Third Place Battery charged solar car Emma Legault Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Energy Third Place Increasing Electrical Output by Utilizing Both Light and Heat Components of Solar Energy Rayyan Ansari Oregon Islamic Academy   Susan Eslami
Energy Third Place Temperature of Air versus Rotation of Turbine Inbaa Chennai Cedar Park Middle School   Winter Chung
Energy Honorable Mention Wind Turbines Andreas Palmateer Leslie Middle School   Michael Rockow
Energy Honorable Mention Which Battery has the Longest Energy Sustain? James Hunter Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Energy Honorable Mention Insulation of Materials Thomas Schelert Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Energy Honorable Mention Microbial Fuel Cell Mya Kuzmin Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Energy Honorable Mention The most effective heat sink design for a modified thermometric generator Jonathan Tence Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Energy Honorable Mention The Seebeck Effect Nikolas Vidmantas St. Francis School   Alison Green
Engineering First Place Optimizing Collagen Fiber Ligament Repair Through Flexible Tensile Apparatus Anya Bohra Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Engineering Second Place Which Butterfly Has Ãœber Lyft? Ailee Pederson Winterhaven Middle School   Brian Jay Dyer
Engineering Second Place Sugar Rockets James Davis Sherwood Charter School   Shannon Peterka
Engineering Third Place The First Ternary Electromagnet Computer Ian Rundle, Nishant Sane Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Engineering Third Place One-Handed Clarinet Lui Blomberg Wood Middle School   Sarah Haefner
Engineering Third Place What Shape For A Train Is The Most Aerodynamic Hayden Wierman Athey Creek Middle School   Stephen Walsh
Engineering Third Place Reducing Roadkill: A project on Wildlife Mitigation Alan Ma Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
Engineering Honorable Mention 3D Printed Robotic Hand Alex Fryer Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Engineering Honorable Mention Walking Electricity Production Trevor Ortega Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Engineering Honorable Mention Air One Zumee Hasan, Olivia DeFabio Valley Catholic Middle School   Sarah Zinzer
Engineering Honorable Mention Moisture Awareness Zane Godil Valley Catholic Middle School   Sarah Zinzer
Engineering Honorable Mention Cyborg Cockroaches Morgan Padberg Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
Engineering Honorable Mention Deflategate For Real Josie Moody Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Engineering Honorable Mention Bycatch Shrika Ganta Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials First Place Smart Floor Viti Eachambadi Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Second Place Structural Stability of Hydropower Buildings Reyna Ayala Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Second Place Pet water bottle sensor Matthew Bieker Cedar Park Middle School   Winter Chung
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Third Place Designing and Testing an Electromagnetic Rail Gun Natalie Ovena Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Third Place Making a Homemade Lead Water Filter Adelle Iseri Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Third Place CEFACS Sonny Box, Leopold Connor Leslie Middle School   Mark Madland
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Third Place Is it possible to find the weight of a car without using a scale? Navy Eriksson Highland Park Summa Program   Sarah Watterson
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Honorable Mention Solving the World's Problems One Step at a Time CJ Lao Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Honorable Mention Preventing Tsunamis 101 Dominic Ricci, Joe Berggren St. Pius X School   Teresa Sebert
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Honorable Mention Investigations into Mechanical Resonance Ruby Minato Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Honorable Mention Using Interlocking Pieces to Make a Building Joshua Negreanu Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Honorable Mention No Electricity Needed Lina Norris Winterhaven Middle School   Brian Jay Dyer
Engineering: Mechanical and Materials Honorable Mention Creating a hydraulic arm Matthew Vignolo Meadow Park Middle School   Anne McHugh
Environmental Science First Place Air Pollution Plant Solution Harper Smith Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Environmental Science Second Place Students' affect on Classroom Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Levels Ari Matzka Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Environmental Science Second Place Creating a Novel and Affordable Filter to Remove Lead, Mercury, and Cadmium from Water Eshani Jha Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Environmental Science Third Place Organic Matter- the Future of Pollution Sarah Ufer Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Environmental Science Third Place Preserving Urban Biodiversity: By Using Plants Ellie Stephens Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Environmental Science Third Place Asphalt Turns Cities to Ovens Azeezah Acar Oregon Islamic Academy   Susan Eslami
Environmental Science Third Place How Does Insulator Density Affect Temperature? Yusuf Arifin Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Environmental Science Honorable Mention Indoor House Plants Photosynthesizing Carbon Dioxide Violet Turner Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Environmental Science Honorable Mention The Water Quality of Trillium Creek Karah Rhoades Rosemont Ridge Middle School   Jessamyn Van Hook
Environmental Science Honorable Mention The effect of increasing water temperature affect Daphnia Magna Nava Weingrad Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Environmental Science Honorable Mention Grass being grown by chemicals Charles Petrik Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Environmental Science Honorable Mention THE EFFECTS OF SALT WATER PLANTS ON pH OF SALT WATER Fadel Barhum Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Environmental Science Honorable Mention What Makes Ice Melt Fastest? Lance Tuck St. Paul Parochial School   Jonathon Williams
Mathematics and Computer Science First Place Square Retaining Numbers Alan Kappler Carden Cascade Academy   Elizabeth Kappler
Mathematics and Computer Science Second Place Can a RNN Find Next-Day Closing Prices for Stocks Within 1%? Benjamin Hadad, Preston Bushnell, Edward Yu ACCESS Academy   Alfonso Garcia Arriola
Mathematics and Computer Science Second Place eyeRemote Finn Rutis Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Mathematics and Computer Science Third Place Raspberry Pi Smart Sprinkler Krish Aditya Valley Catholic Middle School   Sarah Zinzer
Mathematics and Computer Science Third Place Properties of Julia Sets Osian Leahy Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
Mathematics and Computer Science Third Place The creation and use of artificial neural networks Jalen Chrysos Meadow Park Middle School   Anne McHugh
Mathematics and Computer Science Honorable Mention Can computer fonts replace your handwriting? Sethu Eapen Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Mathematics and Computer Science Honorable Mention Is your password as safe as you think it is? Ben Wieser Valley Catholic Middle School   Sarah Zinzer
Mathematics and Computer Science Honorable Mention Derivatives and the Power Rule Sadie Cook Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
Mathematics and Computer Science Honorable Mention Arach-NO-Phobia Mihir Joshi Howard Street Charter School   Rashmi Joshi
Mathematics and Computer Science Honorable Mention Code it Brooke Foresee Blanchet Catholic School   Gail Armstrong
Mathematics and Computer Science Honorable Mention An intelligent computer game simulation of Connect 4 Ram Goel Krishna Homeschool (Middle school)   Gunjan Tiwari
Medicine and Health Sciences First Place TO VAPE OR NOT TO VAPE Rabha Reda, Nura Salah Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Medicine and Health Sciences Second Place Effectiveness of Concussion Bands Ani Posner Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Medicine and Health Sciences Second Place THE EFFECT OF VIOLENT AND SCARY VIDEO GAMES ON BLOOD SUGAR LEVELS Muhammad Gilliard, Abdulkadir Tayba Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Medicine and Health Sciences Third Place The Effect of Language On Memory Yimei Li Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Medicine and Health Sciences Third Place How to Slow Down the Effects of Cataract in Humans Hafsa Erfan Oregon Islamic Academy   Susan Eslami
Medicine and Health Sciences Third Place Posture Sensing Smart-Chair Rohan Bopardikar Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson
Medicine and Health Sciences Honorable Mention Programming the best change detector to help diagnose diseases Kritika Bisht Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Medicine and Health Sciences Honorable Mention Hypnosis for Better Sleep in Children Morgan Hutchinson, Dana Savage Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Medicine and Health Sciences Honorable Mention Motion and Memory Alexis Nord, Robin Brody Rosemont Ridge Middle School   Jessamyn Van Hook
Medicine and Health Sciences Honorable Mention Exploring DNA Damage: How UV Light Affects Yeast Jenny Duan Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Medicine and Health Sciences Honorable Mention How do essential oils effect heartrate? Andrew Worth, Caleb Wilde Wood Middle School   Sarah Haefner
Microbiology First Place Creating an Effective Water Filter With Ocimum Basilicum Vicky Siah Summa Stoller   Pam Svenson
Microbiology Second Place What spices can be used as antibiotics? Nissa Watkins Leslie Middle School   Michael Rockow
Microbiology Second Place Changing Waters: Ocean acidification's impact on oyster larvae pathogen Vibrio coralliilyticus Teaghan Knox Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Microbiology Third Place Observation of the Development of Resistance by E-Coli to Cephalexin Yoonis Ali, Aadil Mohamed Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Microbiology Third Place THE GROWTH RESPONSE OF BACILUS THURINGIENSIS TO DIFFERENT WAVELENGTHS OF LIGHT Fatima Erriche Islamic School of Portland   Nura Elmagbari
Microbiology Honorable Mention What's On Your Phone? Adin Lyders, Mckenzie Lattig, Chloe Schaberg Cascades Academy of Central Oregon   Anne-Marie Eklund
Microbiology Honorable Mention Effect of Different Water Purification Methods on Bacteria Levels in Melted Snow Sujena Soumyanath Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Microbiology Honorable Mention E.coli Poops Out in The Light Owen Kane Winterhaven Middle School   Brian Jay Dyer
Physics: Electromagnetic First Place Refraction Action Jacob Zhao Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Physics: Electromagnetic Second Place How to prevent EMP's From Ruining Your Life 101 Channing Shuba, Ethan Hadden Abiqua Academy   David Dittman
Physics: Electromagnetic Third Place Analyzing The Electrical and Optical Properties of Quantum Dots: Implications For Medical Imaging and Solar Cells Kaitlyn Grosh Cascades Academy of Central Oregon   Anne-Marie Eklund
Physics: Electromagnetic Third Place How radiofrequency radiation affects mung bean germination Huarui Lai Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Physics: Electromagnetic Third Place The Effect of Increased Air on Speed Output of an Ion Engine John Madland, Lucas Rigsby Leslie Middle School   Mark Madland
Physics: Electromagnetic Third Place How Does Wire Gauge Affect a Homopolar Motor? Elliana Kluherz St. Cecilia School   Amy Stephen
Physics: Electromagnetic Honorable Mention Observing Light at Night: How Light Pollution Affects Star Visibility Nabila Maazouz Oregon Islamic Academy   Susan Eslami
Physics: Mechanical First Place An Examination of Nucleation through Video Analysis Lucas Braun Summa Whitford   Carolee Dearborn
Physics: Mechanical Second Place Irish Dance Shoe Fiberglass Patterns Ruby Sparks Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Physics: Mechanical Second Place The Gripping Performance of Different Textures on Robot Finger Tips. Raegan Fordemwalt Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Physics: Mechanical Third Place Angle of Impact and Its Affect on Liquid Spatter Dylan Podrabsky Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Physics: Mechanical Third Place Drawing with Pendulums: Building and simulating a harmonograph Matthew Bryan, Adam Jones Summa Meadow   Susan Duncan
Physics: Mechanical Third Place Solving First World Problems - One Cup at a Time (Developing a color changing sticker for hot beverages) Tiffany Toh Summa Cedar   Winter Chung
Physics: Mechanical Third Place Does the Amount of Air Inside a Basketball Affect its Bounce Height? Colin Galbraith, Mohnish Judge Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Physics: Mechanical Honorable Mention The strength of surface tension with different additives Max Beauregard Rachel Carson Environmental Middle School   Rebecca Hall
Physics: Mechanical Honorable Mention Bottle Flipping Craze: How Much Water Should Your Bottle Contain? Jake Brauser Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Physics: Mechanical Honorable Mention Underwater R.O.V. Trinity Ellis Yamhill Carlton School District   Lisa Jacobs
Physics: Mechanical Honorable Mention How does the type of material affect sound proofing? Eleanor Wier Cedar Park Middle School   Winter Chung
Physics: Mechanical Honorable Mention How does the temperature of a tennis ball affect the bounce height? Eli Ross, Roman Sinkus Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Physics: Mechanical Honorable Mention Cones, Make it louder! Micah Powch Winterhaven Middle School   Jason Giles
Plant Sciences First Place Walking Stick Snack: Do Plant pH Levels Affect Walking Stick Eating Habits Kent Koehler Bend Science Station   Danny Martin
Plant Sciences Second Place Beneficial or Dangerous? How Phosphates in Runoff Affect Freshwater Plant Life Rowan Porter Bridlemile Elementary School   Larry Sherman
Plant Sciences Second Place Saving Our Seas Lauren Hurley, Alice Kang Wood Middle School   Sarah Haefner
Plant Sciences Third Place The Effects of Radiation on Radish Growth Hannah Worden Robert Gray Middle School   David Wages
Plant Sciences Third Place Testing Carrots for Acetoin through P. Carotovorum Growth Alexandra Garvin Heritage Middle School   Karl Topping
Plant Sciences Honorable Mention Sunflowers and Sunlight Esme Illing Winterhaven Middle School   William Thompson
Plant Sciences Honorable Mention Radish Seeds and Different Growing Soils Josh Hale Silverton Middle School   Daniel Jamsa
Plant Sciences Honorable Mention How does the type of music affect the Mimosa Pudica's ability to respond to being touched? Whitney Langford Lake Oswego Junior High   Joe Godfrey
Plant Sciences Honorable Mention Effect of CO2 on Plants Ankur Moolky Stoller Middle School   Pamela Svenson

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