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2011 Special Award Winners

Military Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
Alex Fiel, Ryan Hawkins, & Eric Miller
Greeley, CO
Is the Golf Ball Effect Applicable on Model Aircraft?
certificate, computer backpack, Travis & Wells charging stand, and Leeds Scripto flash jotter bundle set
John Parish IV
Colorado Springs, CO
On the Verge of Where It Wasn't: A Multi-Model approach to Estimation and Tracking Using Extended Kalman Filtering and Intelligent Selection of Integrated Models

certificate, computer backpack, Travis & Wells charging stand, and Leeds Scripto flash jotter bundle set
Sean Papile
Fort Collins, CO
Counter Rotating Wind Energy
certificate, computer backpack, Travis & Wells charging stand, and Leeds Scripto flash jotter bundle set
Robbie Crane
Colorado Springs, CO
H2Oil
certificate, computer backpack, Travis & Wells charging stand, and Leeds Scripto flash jotter bundle set
Jacob Burke
Windsor, CO
Urban Inferno: The Effects of Urbanization on Temperature
certificate
Sean Papile
Fort Collins, CO
Counter Rotating Wind Energy
certificate
Karin Smith
Colorado Springs, CO
Stealth Missiles?? Threat Eliminated!
certificate
Samir Berrada
Pleasant View, CO
The Future of Sign Language Translation and Universal Digital Control
certificate
Wylie Keller
Monte Vista, CO
Mathematic Modeling of the Wake Effect
$75 gift certificate, certificate
Tucker Leavitt & Samuel Kater
Durango, CO
The Effects of Ionization on Spark Energy Content II
$75 gift certificate, certificate
Devon Enke
La Veta, CO
Mycorrhizal Symbiosis - Unlocking the Potential of Soil
$75 gift certificate, certificate
Rachel Rossi
Durango, CO
Mycroremediation Capabilities of Fungi as Applied to Fresh Water
$75 gift certificate, certificate
Luis Cruz
Colorado Springs, CO
Electrooculography: A New Approach on a Human-Computer-Interface
$75 gift certificate, certificate
John Parish IV
Colorado Springs, CO
On the Verge of Where It Wasn't: A Multi-Model Approach to Estimation and Tracking Using Extended Kalman Filtering and Intelligent Selection of Integrated Models
$75 gift certificate, certificate
Timothy Lyne
Brush, CO
Sound Source Triangulation

$75 gift certificate, certificate

Organizational Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
Malia Barca
Wolcott, CO
Radioactivity: Don't Take Granite for Granted
$50
Robbie Crane
Colorado Springs, CO
H2Oil
$50
Rebecca Roskowski
Grand Junction, CO
Reclamation and Revegetation of Spent Oil Shale
$50
Jessica Constant
Fort Collins, CO
Computer Modeling IV: A Particulate Dispersion Model Employing Real-Time Wind Calculations
$50
Rachel Rossi
Durango, CO
Mycroremediation Capabilities of Fungi as Applied to Fresh Water
$50
Leslie Seitz
Boulder, CO
Running Dry? The Sequel: Creating a Hydraulic Model User Interface
$100
Chaya Wurman
Boulder, CO
Does Acidity Kill Your Glow?
$100, certificate
Gerri Roberts
Fort Collins, CO
From Oil to Fuel
$100, certificate
Sydney Matteson
Colorado Springs, CO
A Head's Tail: The Effects of Pharmaceutical Pollutants and Remediation on Regeneration of Planaria
$75
Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
Does It Stick? Viscosity's Affect on Liquid Mediated Adhesion
$100
Kerry Betz
Boulder, CO
Constructing a Novel Cage Molecule for Use in a Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell
$75
Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Enhancing Algae Biofuels Phase II: Stress Analysis of ACCase, an Enzymic Factor of Lipid Production
$100
Ethan Coldren
Fort Collins, CO
Can You Predict the Weather by Watching Birds?
certificate, $50 worth of weather related paraphernalia
Kelly Muller & Remy Barrows- O'Neal
Boulder, CO
How Climate Affects the Spread of Invasive Species
certificate, $50 worth of weather related paraphernalia
Joshua Willis
Colorado Springs, CO
Good Vibrations?
$25 iTunes gift card
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the Deteriorating Effects of Acid Precipitation on Natural Landscaping
$25 iTunes gift card
Ethan Coldren
Fort Collins, CO
Can You Predict the Weather by Watching Birds?
$150, student membership in the American Statistical Association, acknowledgement at the chapter spring meeting and on chapter website
Soyeun Yang
Boulder, CO
Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
$25 iTunes gift card
Kathryn McClain
Boulder, CO
A Study of Audio-Visual Communication in Noise
$25 iTunes gift card
Braeden Horton, Brydie Mitchell, & Kelli Buhrdorf
Hotchkiss, CO
The Game of Life: A Critical Analysis of Three Taxation Methods
$150, student membership in the American Statistical Association, acknowledgement at the chapter spring meeting and on chapter website
Alexandra McKenna
Loveland, CO
The Effects of Cooling Rate on Crystal Growth
$50, $50 for winner's sponsor
Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
Does It Stick? Viscosity's Affect on Liquid Mediated Adhesion
$100, $100 for winner's sponsor
Amy Lyne
Brush, CO
Efficient Solar-Powered Hydrogen Production
$50, $50 for winner's sponsor
Kerry Betz
Boulder, CO
Constructing a Novel Cage Molecule for Use in a Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell
$100, $100 for winner's sponsor
Benjamin Rathke
Greeley, CO
Nitrates and Nitrites in Different Sources of Water
$200
Dominic Carrese
Colorado Springs, CO
Rocky Mountain Pure? Fountain Creek's Journey Through the Pikes Peak Region
$400
Boyu Wang, Yichen (Astron) Liu, Stephan Liu
Lakewood, CO
Self-Sustained Desalination in Combination with Wastewater Treatment
$200
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
The Effects of Wildfire on Stream Water Quality on Medano Creek
$400
Ryan Pickett
Eaton, CO
Electrolysis
$100
Joseph Campain
Fort Collins, CO
Sticky Fingers: The Effects of Surface Material and Temperature on Fingerprints
$150
Kaylee Berry
Keenesburg, CO
To the Rainbow and Back
$75, achievement medal
Kaeli Humphrey
Hugo, CO
Solar Solution! How Does the Angle of the Sun Affect a Solar Panel?
$75, achievement medal
Brisha Wakasugi
Blanca, CO
Kerber Creek Restoration Using Phytoremediation II: Understanding the Link Between Macroinvertebrate and Water Quality
$500 savings bond, Boulder Flycaster's hat
Jayce Tappy
Merino, CO
What If It Has All Been a Big "Fat" Lie?
$60, certificate
Miah Pitcher
Pagosa, CO
Identification Investigation
$75
Desarae Cruz
Pueblo, CO
Xeriscape Grasses
$75
Rebecca Roskowski
Grand Junction, CO
Reclamation and Revegetation of Spent Oil Shale
$75
Nadeen Ibrahim
Weldona, CO
Irradiation: Using Reflectivity to Improve UV
$75
Ved Topkar
Boulder, CO
Modeling and Measuring the Propagation of Waves Through Tissue
$150
Kade Roelle
Merino, CO
Got Energy? Alertness and Activity in Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches
$75, certificate
Nikki Buhrdorf
Hotchkiss, CO
Aspen in a State of SADness: A Statistical Analysis of the Decline of Populus Tremuloides, Phase III
$75, certificate
Shelby Martinez
Pueblo, CO
Sweet Tooth
$50
Taylor Goble
Otis, CO
Oh My Gosh, My Teeth
$100
John Loflin
Springfield, CO
Brand Name vs. Generic Pain Medication: Do You Get What You Pay For?
$50
Monica Gaitonde
Lamar, CO
The Effects of Different Antibacterial Toothpastes on the Growth of Streptococcus Mutans
$100
Brian Moutoux
Conifer, CO
Why Be Chicken About Chicken?
$75, framed certificate
Wyatt Palser
Otis, CO
Investigating E. coli Colonization and Prevention on Leafy Produce
$150, framed certificate, invitation to exhibit at the CEHA Annual Educational Conference ($400 value)
Charlee Jo Teague
Wiggins, CO
The Effect of Sow Disposition on litter Size and Number Weaned
$50, certificate
Alexa Nickoloff
Fort Collins, CO
Spice It Up!
$50, certificate
Wyatt Palser
Otis, CO
Investigating E. coli Colonization and Prevention on Leafy Produce
$50, certificate
Haley Matteson
Colorado Springs, CO
The Anti-Angiogenic Effects of Acetaminophen + H2O2 Mixture on Tomatoes
$50, certificate
Dominic Carrese
Colorado Springs, CO
Rocky Mountain Pure? Fountain Creek's Journey Through the Pikes Peak Region
$100
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
The Effects of Wildfire on Stream Water Quality on Medano Creek
$100
Kelcey Beckman
Castle Rock, CO
Visual Abnormalities and the Comparison of Paper and Computer Based Testing Using Color as the Variable
$100; invitation to exhibit at the Colorado Medical Society Annual Meeting and attendance at the Presidential Inaugural Dinner with a paid overnight stay
Vishal Krishnan
Greenwood Village, CO
Therapy for Atypical Teratoid?Rhabdoid Tumor
$100; invitation to exhibit at the Colorado Medical Society Annual Meeting and attendance at the Presidential Inaugural Dinner with a paid overnight stay
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the Deteriorating Effects of Acid Precipitation on Natural Landscaping
$25, 2 mineral specimens, book
Samantha Staynings
Boulder, CO
Growth and Sound: Frequencies in Relation with Crystals
$40, 2 mineral specimens, book
Rebecca Roskowski
Grand Junction, CO
Reclamation and Revegetation
$25, 2 mineral specimens, book
Sophia Schneider
Colorado Springs, CO
Can Geosequestration and Geothermal Energy Work Together? Enhanced Geothermal Systems Using CO2
$40, 2 mineral specimens, book
Alexandra McKenna
Loveland, CO
The Effects of Cooling Rate on Crystal Growth
$50
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the Deteriorating Effects of Acid Precipitation on Natural Landscaping
$75
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
The Effects of Wildfire on Stream Water Quality on Medano Creek
$75
Rebecca Roskowski
Grand Junction, CO
Reclamation and Revegetation of Spent Oil Shale
$100
Colorado State University
College of Agricultural Sciences
Wyatt Palser
Otis, CO
Investigating E. coli Colonization and Prevention on Leafy Produce
cash award
Ian Wilkins
Boulder, CO
Bio Char: Modern Day Terra Preta
cash award
Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Enhancing Algae Biofuels Phase II: Stress Analysis of ACCase, an Enzymatic Factor of Lipid Production
$100
Megan Mosey
Conifer, CO
Orange You Glad You Ate Them While They Were Fresh?
$100, certificate
Kerry Betz
Boulder, CO
Constructing a Novel Cage Molecule for Use in a Dye Sensitized Solar Cell
$100, certificate
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Say "No" to Anemia: Enhancing Iron Content in Vegetables
$100, certificate
Brooke Mitchell
Monte Vista, CO
Hot Potato
$100, certificate
Haley Matteson
Colorado Springs, CO
The Anti-Angiogenic Effects of Acetaminophen + H2O2 Mixture on Tomatoes
$100, certificate
Wyatt Palser
Otis, CO
Investigating E. coli Colonization and Prevention on Leafy Produce
$100, certificate
Charlee Jo Teague
Wiggins, CO
The Effect of Sow Disposition on Litter Size and Number Weaned
$50 from CVMA, $50 from CVMA Auxiliary
Bailey Palmer
Kremmling, CO
Gene Seeker
$50 from CVMA, $50 from CVMA Auxiliary
Ian Wilkins
Boulder, CO
Bio Char: Modern Day Terra Preta
$100 savings bond
Liam Jasperse-Sjolander
Colorado Springs, CO
A Statistical Analysis of Allometric Size Distributions in Clonal and Non-Clonal Forests
$100 savings bond
Harraz MohdReza
Greeley, CO
Year Two: Immunocytochemical Characterization of Mouse Brain Explants in an In Vitro Model of Schizophrenia
$150
Samuel Allsup
Cortez, CO
Compelling Compost
$75, certificate
Rebecca Roskowski
Grand Junction, CO
Reclamation and Revegetation of Spent Oil Shade
$75, certificate
Samir Berrada
Pleasant View, CO
The Future of Sign Language Translation and Universal Digital Control
Microprocessor kit and digital multimeter ($100 value)
Sarah Kimball
Colorado Springs, CO
Sensors for the Blind
Microprocessor kit and digital multimeter ($100 value)
Nathan Witt
Flagler, CO
To Nail or Not to Nail
$50, plaque
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
The Effects of Wildfire on Stream Water Quality on Medano Creek
$50, plaque
Camron Ozanic
Dolores, CO
Blast Off
$100
John Sherry
Boulder, CO
Innate Human Reactions to Running Barefoot
Anatomy in Clay Learning Systems tuition scholarship ($200 value)
Alexis Shinn
Merino, CO
The Correlation Between the Menstrual Cycle and Female Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
Anatomy in Clay Learning Systems tuition scholarship ($200 value)
Lah Say Wah
Aurora, CO
Jackson Lab Experience: Non-classical Estrogen Signaling Model of Endometrial Cancer
Anatomy in Clay Learning Systems tuition scholarship ($200 value)
Vishal Krishnan
Greenwood Village, CO
Therapy for Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor
Anatomy in Clay Learning System model, tuition scholarship & DVD ($600 value)
Chloe Weeks
Colorado Springs, CO
OMG: Texting While Driving: It's g2g
$100
Samir Berrada
Pleasant View, CO
The Future of Sign Language Translation and Universal Digital Control
$100
Ved Topkar
Boulder, CO
Modeling and Measuring the Propagation of Waves through Tissue
$150
Aiden Colton
Berthoud, CO
Generator Wire Gauge- Efficiency
$100
Luis Cruz
Colorado Springs, CO
Electrooculography: A New Approach on a Human- Computer- Interface
$100

Johann Kailey-Steiner
Denver, CO
Rocket Design: How Changing Rocket Features Affects the Height of a Rocket's Flight
$50
Kerry Betz
Boulder, CO
Constructing a Novel Cage Molecule for Use in a Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell
$100
Sean Papile
Fort Collins, CO
Counter Rotating Wind Energy
cash award, plaque
Morgan Felix
Olathe, CO
Catch a Wave!
cash award, plaque
Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Enhancing Algae Biofuels Phase II: Stress Analysis of ACCase, an Enzymatic Factor of Lipid Production
cash award, plaque
Boyu Wang, Yichen (Astron) Liu, & Stephan Liu
Lakewood, CO
Self-Sustained Desalination in Combination with Wastewater Treatment
cash award, plaque
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the Deteriorating Effects of Acid Precipitation on Natural Landscaping
$100 savings bond, certificate
Sam Raphael
Colorado Springs, CO
A Light in the Dark
framed certificate, plus a 1-year subscription to Discover magazine
Phani Gaddipati
Colorado Springs, CO
Enhancing AlGaN Based Semiconductors with Dislocation Analysis and Thin Film Optimization
framed certificate, plus a 1-year subscription to Discover magazine
Kaeli Humphrey & Will Mallory (Teacher)
Hugo, CO
Solar Solution! How Does the Angle of the Sun Affect a Solar Panel?
$100 savings bond, engraved trophy cup, backpack, water bottle w/engraved plate, certificate and $50 savings bond, engraved desk plaque, certificate for student's teacher
Drew Schendel & Carlye Armstrong (Teacher)
Merino, CO
Rule the Radiation: The Effect of Cell Phone Radiation on Lumbriculus variegatus

$100 savings bond, engraved trophy cup, backpack, water bottle w/engraved plate, certificate and $50 savings bond, engraved desk plaque, certificate for student's teacher
Skylar Jaramillo
La Junta, CO
Powerful Polymers
$50
Kylee Kuntz
Otis, CO
A Drop in Time
$100
Erik Travis
Akron, CO
Engineered Insulation
$50
Gerri Roberts
Fort Collins, CO
From Oil to Fuel
$100
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the Deteriorating Effects of Acid Precipitation on Natural Landscaping
cash award
Malia Barca
Wolcott, CO
Radioactivity: Don't Take Granite for Granted
cash award
Burke Larsen
Brush, CO
Killer Water: An Investigation into the Lethal Lake Nyos
cash award
Sophia Schneider
Colorado Springs, CO
Can Geosequenstration and Geothermal Energy Work Together? Enhanced Geothermal Systems Using CO2
cash award
Austin Dikeman & Claire McGettigan-Fries
Pueblo, CO
Fluorescent Reactions Under Ultraviolet Light in Dianthus caryophyllus and Apium graveolens
$50
Khoa Nguyen
Denver, CO
Planarian Stem Cell: Memory Copying
$50
Elise Niedringhaus
Fort Collins, CO
Can Calculators Calculate Correctly?
$50
Isabelle Fries
Denver, CO
Swimming with the Drag
$50
Theo Kurtzer
Merino, CO
Methane Mystery
$50
Tara Sowrirajan
Greenwood Village, CO
Harvesting Waste Kinetic Energy Through Footwear for Therapeutic Use
$50
Harraz MohdReza
Greeley, CO
Year Two: Immunocytochemical Characterization of Mouse Brain Explants in an In Vitro Model of Schizophrenia

$50
Joshua Phillips
Monte Vista, CO
Cool Energy: Increasing Solar Array Efficiency
$50
Caynen Hansen
Sheridan Lake, CO
Freaky Flames
$25
Dylon Merrell & Charley Adams
Meeker, CO
Quantum Entanglement
$50
Alexandra McKenna
Loveland, CO
The Effects of Cooling Rate on Crystal Growth
$100, plaque
Anne Mummery & Elizabeth Gervais
Durango, CO
Spilled: A Study of Oil Spill Dispersants and Their Toxicity to Marine Life
$200, plaque
Boyu Wang, Yichen (Astron) Liu, & Stephan Liu
Lakewood, CO
Self-Sustained Desalination in Combination with Wastewater Treatment
$100, plaque
Brisha Wakasugi
Blanca, CO
Kerber Creek Restoration Using Phytoremediation II: Understanding the Link Between Macroinvertebrate and Water Quality
$200, plaque
Phani Gaddipati
Colorado Springs, CO
Enhancing AlGaN Based Semiconductors with Dislocation Analysis and Thin Film Optimization
scholarship award of $100
Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
Does It Stick? Viscosity's Affect on Liquid Mediated Adhesion
scholarship award of $150
Erik Travis
Akron, CO
Engineered Insulation
scholarship award of $200

Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
Does It Stick? Viscosity's Affect on Liquid Mediated Adhesion

$75, certificate
Kendra Frieden
Colorado Springs, CO
Pivotal Decisions
$100, certificate
Jessica Constant
Fort Collins, CO
Computer Modeling IV: A Particulate Dispersion Model Employing Real-Time Wind Calculations
$75, certificate
Kerry Betz
Boulder, CO
Constructing a Novel Cage Molecule for Use in a Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell
$100, certificate
Nicolai Lopez-Butynski
Pueblo, CO
Lights Out: Does Temperature Affect the Glow Rate of a Light Stick
$100
Sam Raphael
Colorado Springs, CO
A Light in the Dark
$150
Olivia Eppler
Berthoud, CO
Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
$250
Luis Cruz
Colorado Springs, CO
Electrooculography: A New Approach on a Human-Computer-Interface
$100
Phani Gaddipati
Colorado Springs, CO
Enhancing AlGaN Based Semiconductors with Dislocation Analysis and Thin Film Optimization
$150
Amy Lyne
Brush, CO
Efficient Solar-Powered Hydrogen Production
$250
Garrett Crownover
Sheridan Lake, CO
Wind, Does It Power YOUR Car?
$100; patent search (valued at $499)
Ambrose Soehn
Boulder, CO
Those Notes in Your Head: A Psychological Comparison Between Audible and Imagined Sound
alternate for summer employment opportunity
Kerry Betz
Boulder, CO
Constructing a Novel Cage Molecule for Use in a Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell
opportunity for summer employment with Department of Commerce with the possibility of future continuing employment
Malia Barca
Wolcott, CO
Radioactivity: Don't Take Granite for Granted
reference book and mineral specimen
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
The Effects of Wildfire on Stream Water Quality on Medano Creek
reference book and mineral specimen
Jeffrey Hibbert
Otis, CO
Agonistic and Cellular Analysis of Atrazine-Induced Hormone Imbalance
$75, certificate
Alexis Shinn
Merino, CO
The Correlation Between the Menstrual Cycle and Female Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
$50
Harraz MohdReza
Greeley, CO
Year Two: Immunocytochemical Characterization of Mouse Brain Explants in an In Vitro Model of Schizophrenia
$50
Breanna Tramp
Merino, CO
The Cube of Shame: The Use of Algorithms to Change a Rubik's Cube
$50
Tara Sowrirajan
Greenwood Village, CO
Harvesting Waste Kinetic Energy Through Footwear for Therapeutic Use
$50
Vishal Krishnan
Greenwood Village, CO
Therapy for Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor
$300
Sean Papile
Fort Collins, CO
Counter Rotating Wind Energy
$50
Garrett Crownover
Sheridan Lake, CO
Wind, Does It Power YOUR Car?
$100
Josh Anders & Quintin Day
Clifton, CO
Ghost- Busters
$50
Jordan Lestina
Dove Creek, CO
Biodiesel from Sunflowers-Phase IV: An Analysis of Seeding Rates, Planting Dates, Varieties, & Oil Content
$100
Karun Kumar Rao
Boulder, CO
The Organization and Stability of Bouncing Oil Droplets
pewter medallion, certificate
Alyssa Benine & Autumn Valdez
Walsenburg, CO
Balloon Rockets
$100

Society for Science and the Public Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
American Psychological Association
Kathryn McClain
Boulder, CO
A Study of Audio - Visual Coactivation in Noise
certificate
Charlie Jo Teague
Wiggins, CO
The Effect of Sow Disposition on Litter Size and Number Weaned
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Caitlyn Lee
Boulder, CO
Who Am I? The Affect of Age on the Relationship Between One's Self and Reflected Appraisals
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Chaya Wurman
Boulder, CO
Does Acidity Kill You Glow?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the Deteriorating Effects of Acid Precipitation on Natural Landscaping
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Evan Savage
Boulder, CO
Improving Train Aerodynamics
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Samir Berrada
Pleasant View, CO
The Future of Sign Language Translation and Universal Digital Control
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Dominic Carrese
Colorado Springs, CO
Rocky Mountain Pure? Fountain Creek's Journey Through the Pike's Peak Region
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Leslie Seitz
Boulder, CO
Running Dry? The Sequel: Creating a Hydraulic Model User Interface
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Kelcey Beckman
Castle Rock, CO
Visual Abnormalities and the Comparison of Paper and Computer Based Testing Using Color as the Variable
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Alex Miller
Colorado Springs, CO
Beat the Bacteria
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
Does It Stick? Viscosity's Affect on Liquid Mediated Adhesion
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Ian Wilkins
Boulder, CO
Bio Char: Modern Day Terra Preta
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Ethan Coldren
Fort Collins, CO
Can You Predict the Weather by Watching Birds?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Lily Harris
Colorado Springs, CO
A Risky Experiment: Does Your Grandpa Know More Than You Do About Risk?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Leo Brasuel
Colorado Springs, CO
Microwaving: The Right Choice?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Kendra Frieden
Colorado Springs, CO
Pivotal Decisions in Solar Energy
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Michael Arrasmith
Colorado Springs, CO
Up, Up, and Away
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Leighton Burt
Monte Vista, CO
Regular vs. Goofy. Evaluating Footedness
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Teisha Coffield
Otis, CO
Persnickety Paramecium: Using P. caudatum as a Biosensor for Estrogen
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Ellie Mackintosh
Denver, CO
Save Face
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Kelsey Lindbloom
Salida, CO
Kitchen Wars
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Say "No" to Anemia: Enhancing Iron Content in Vegetables
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2011
Intel Corporation
John Parish IV
Colorado Springs, CO
On the Verge of Where It Wasn't: A Multi-Model Approach to Estimation and Tracking Using Extended Kalman Filtering and Intelligent Selection of Integrated Models
certificate, $200
Mu Alpha Theta
Cissy Chen
Boulder, CO
Prime Numbers and the Cyclicity of Groups of Units
certificate
National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
Jessica Constant
Fort Collins, CO
Computer Modeling IV: A Particulate Dispersion Model Employing Real-Time Wind Calculations
certificate, medallion
National Society of Professional Engineers
Tara Sowrirajan
Greenwood Village, CO
Harvesting Waste Kinetic Energy Through Footwear for Therapeutic Use
lapel pin, certificate
Ricoh Corporation
Garrett Crownover
Sheridan Lake, CO
Wind, Does It Power YOUR Car?
certificate
Society For In Vitro Biology
Clark Cranfill
Monte Vista, CO
To Exist, It Must Resist
certificate
United States Metric Association
Brisha Wakasugi
Blanca, CO
Kerber Creek Restoration Using Phytoremediation II: Understanding the Link Between Macroinvertebrates and Water Quality
certificate

Scholarship Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
Nakayla Lestina
Dove Creek, CO
Biological Control of Tamarisk Phase II: Diorhabda Elongata - Adults vs. Larvae
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Diane Schulze
Greenwood Village, CO
The Effects of Early School Start Times on Student Performance
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
John Cheslock
Monte Vista, CO
Optimizing the Measurement Sensitivity of H202 with FDA Blue #1 for the Detection of New Generation Explosives
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Sophia Schneider
Colorado Springs, CO
Can Geosequestration and Geothermal Energy Work Together? Enhanced Geothermal Systems Using CO2
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Grant Yowell
Hugo, CO
The Effect of Windmill Blade Depth on Sound Pressure
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Luis Cruz
Colorado Springs, CO
Electrooculography: A New Approach on a Human-Computer-Interface
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Taylor L'Heureux
Brush, CO
Mycoremediation: The Effect of Mycelium Growth on Levels of Petroleum hydrocarbons in Soil
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
John Parish IV
Colorado Springs, CO
On the Verge of Where It Wasn't: A Multi-Model Approach to Estimation and Tracking Using Extended Kalman Filtering and Intelligent Selection of Integrated Models

one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Alexis Shinn
Merino, CO
The Correlation Between the Menstrual Cycle and Female Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Clark Cranfill
Monte Vista, CO
To Exist, It Must Resist
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Tanner Dunivan
Walsh, CO
Go Ahead Shoot Me: It's Safer Than It Looks
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Nikki Buhrdorf
Hotchkiss, CO
Aspen in a State of SADness: A Statistical Analysis of the Decline of Populus tremuloides, Phase III

one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
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