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2012 Special Award Winners

Military Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
Zander Graham
Dacono, CO
Spectroscopy
certificate, victory sport bag, sonic sound speaker, junior tech organizer
Katherine Younglove
Boulder, CO
Using Mirrors to Increase the Power Obtained by Solar PV Cells
certificate, victory sport bag, sonic sound speaker, junior tech organizer
Eric Lyne
Brush, CO
Boosting Solar-Collector Efficiency with a Fresnel Lens
certificate, victory sport bag, sonic sound speaker, junior tech organizer
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
certificate, victory sport bag, sonic sound speaker, junior tech organizer
Cody Mattern, Brett Reinke & Jay Rosenfield
Arvada, CO
Quantifying Postural Sway of Simulated Pre & Post Traumatic Brain Injury Trials
certificate, $50 US Savings Bond
Boyu Wang, Yichen (Astron) Liu, & Stephan Liu
Lakewood, CO
Self-Sustained Desalination in Combination with Wastewater Treatment- Hybrid Microbial Desalination
certificate, $50 US Savings Bond
Rebecca Kraxberger
Hugo, CO
Electrolytes vs. Different Drink: Water, Sports Drinks, or Fruit Juice
certificate, $50 US Savings Bond
Desarae Cruz
Pueblo, CO
Age vs. Reaction Time
certificate, $50 US Savings Bond
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
certificate, $100 US Savings Bond
Peter Shearon
Colorado Springs, CO
Program and Play
certificate
Mitchell Fosdick
Fowler, CO
Hydrogen: The Clean Energy of Today
certificate
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the Effects of Dietary Supplement Consumption on Probiotic Growth
certificate
Joshua Courtney
Monument, CO
Condition Indexes of Fish as Bioindicators One Year After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
certificate
Rahul Shankar
Colorado Springs, CO
Assembling a Dextran-Based Nanoparticle Platform for Uptake by Cancerous Cells
$75 gift certificate, certificate
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
Macroinvertebrate and Nutrient Response to Stream Water Quality After a Wildfire on Medano Creek
$75 gift certificate, certificate
Sydney Matteson
Colorado Springs, CO
How Well Is Your Well: The Effect of Hydrofracking Fluids on a Eukaryotic Species
$75 gift certificate, certificate

Organizational Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
Michael Seltzer
Boulder, CO
An Inexpensive Method for Estimating Particle Pollution
$50
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
Macroinvertebrate and Nutrient Response to Stream Water Quality After a Wildfire on Medano Creek
$50
Kelli Lynch
Ft. Collins, CO
Irradiation Extermination Part 3: A Portable System to Eliminate Waterborne Microorganisms
$50
Kelsey Kimberling
Monte Vista, CO
Dust Away
$50
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Dissolving History: The Effects of Acid Rain on Marble and Other Building Materials
$50
American Chemical Society
Colorado Section
Photo 1
Photo 2
Tucker Shrout & Vincente Ozzello
La Veta, CO
Neutralizing pH
$100, certificate
Gerri Roberts & Hannah West
Fort Collins, CO
Green Processing of Fatty Acids for Fuel Production
$100, certificate
Grace Romer
Denver, CO
Searching for Clarity: Drop by Drop
$75
Emma Cooney
Boulder, CO
Removing Copper with Fruit Peels and Seaweed
$100
Aniruddh Prakash
Boulder, CO
Effect of Defects on Selectivity Parameters of SAPO-34 Zeolite
$75
Boyu Wang, Yichen (Astron) Liu & Stephan Liu
Lakewood, CO
Self-Sustained Desalination in Combination with Wastewater Treatment- Hybrid Microbial Desalination
$100
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Dissolving History: The Effects of Acid Rain on Marble and Other Building Materials
certificate, $50 worth of weather related items
Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
The Effect of the Sun on Cloud Formation and the Earth's Climate
certificate, $50 worth of weather related items
Katherine Younglove
Boulder, CO
Using Mirrors to Increase the Power Obtained by Solar PV Cells
$50
Noah Westfall
Greenwood Village, CO
Heat Transfer from Biomass II
$75
Rahul Ramesh
Denver, CO
Got Fuel?
$50
Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Optimizing Algae Biofuels: Artificial Selection & Nitrogen Stress as Methods to Induce Lipid Synthesis
$75
Jubilee St. Louis
Colorado Springs, CO
I'm Running It!
letter of acknowledgement
Lauren Lang
Lafayette, CO
Very Handy
$150, student membership in the American Statistical Association, acknowledgement at the chapter spring meeting and on chapter website
Nurul MohdReza
Greeley, CO
The Study of Soil Remediation on Soil Respiration
$150, student membership in the American Statistical Association, acknowledgement at the chapter spring meeting and on chapter website
Elya Courtney & Amy Courtney (Sponsor)
Monument, CO
Is the Drag Force on a Supersonic Projectile Proportional to Air Density?
$50, $50 for winner's sponsor
Nicholas Finan & Andrea Smith (Sponsor)
Broomfield, CO
Sticky Water: Intermolecular Attraction
$100, $100 for winner's sponsor
Emma Frantz & Peter Frantz (Sponsor)
Colorado Springs, CO
The Effect of the Sun on Cloud Formation and the Earth's Climate
$50, $50 for winner's sponsor
Ya'el Courtney & Amy Courtney (Sponsor)
Monument, CO
Does Ambient Air Pressure Affect Rocket Motor Performance?
$100, $100 for winner's sponsor
Shelly Steinert
Monte Vista, CO
Snow to Water . . . A Long Way to Go!
$200, certificate
Grace Romer
Denver, CO
Searching for Clarity: Drop by Drop
$400, certificate
Leslie Seitz
Boulder, CO
Running Dry? Developing an Intuitive Water Planning Interface
$200, certificate
Kelli Lynch
Ft. Collins, CO
Irradiation Extermination Part 3: A Portable System to Eliminate Waterborne Microorganisms
$400, certificate
Courtney Ensz
Flagler, CO
Preventing Iron Oxidation Corrosion in the Maritime Industry
$100
Leighton Burt
Monte Vista, CO
Elastic, Plastic, or Bust: Investigating Yield Strength of Butyl Rubber Inner Tubes

$150
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Dissolving History: The Effects of Acid Rain on Marble and Other Building Materials
$80, 2012 achievement medal
Johanna Phillips
Monte Vista, CO
Water In, Water Out: Using a Water Balance Model To Estimate Net Consumptive Availability
$80, 2012 achievement medal
Monica Gaitonde
Lamar, CO
The Effect of Sodium Bicarbonate and Hydrogen Peroxide on the Growth of Streptococcus Mutans
$60, certificate
Rebecca Bloomfield
Colorado Springs, CO
Hit Me with Your Best (Lead) Shot: Lead Contamination on Rampart Shooting Range
$75
Lenka Doskocil
Bayfield, CO
Bean Plants in Biochar
$75
Rahul Shankar
Colorado Springs, CO
Assembling a Dextran-Based Nanoparticle Platform for Uptake by Cancerous Cells
$75
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
Macroinvertebrate and Nutrient Response to Stream Water Quality After a Wildfire on Medano Creek
$75
Colorado Association of Science Teachers
Gerald Gromko Memorial Award
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
$150
Misha Kummel
Colorado Springs, CO
Field Parameterization of a Model for Secondary Forest Succession by Shade Tolerance
$75, certificate
Samantha Chin
Lafayette, CO
Effects of Cogongrass (Imoerata cylindrica) Extracts on the Growth of Mature Winter Wheatgrass

$75, certificate
Marlo Masters
Colorado Springs, CO
My Mom Was Robbed!!
$50, certificate
Gerri Roberts & Hannah West
Fort Collins, CO & Windsor, CO
Green Processing of Fatty Acids for fuel Production
$50, certificate
Julia Ludwig
Lamar, CO
The Effect of Disinfectants on the Eradication of a Biofilm
$50
Alyssah Ewing
Hugo, CO
Toothpaste
$100
Olivia Sayer
Lakewood, CO
Nicotine and Cancer: The Effects of Nicotine on Carcinoma Cell Proliferation
$50
Monica Gaitonde
Lamar, CO
The Effect of Sodium Bicarbonate and Hydrogen Peroxide on the Growth of Streptococcus Mutans
$100
Emma Cooney
Boulder, CO
Removing Copper with Fruit Peels and Seaweed
$75
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
Macroinvertebrate and Nutrient Response to Stream Water Quality After a Wildfire on Medano Creek
$75
Courtney Haag & Jewell Humphrey
Denver, CO
Do Cooking Methods Prevent Bacteria Growth on Different Meat Types?
$75, framed certificate
Michael Seltzer
Boulder, CO
An Inexpensive Method for Estimating Particle Pollution
$150, framed certificate, invitation to exhibit at the CEHA Annual Educational Conference ($400 value)
Madison Thompson
Otis, CO
The Effects of Sequestrating Carbon Dioxide onto C3, C4, and CAM Plants
$50, certificate
Madison Olver
Fort Collins, CO
Hay! How's Your Dust, Mold, and Nutritional Value?
$50, certificate
Teisha Coffield
Otis, CO
Chemotaxis in Physarum polycephalum: A Model for the Effects of Antioxidants on Cancer Progression
$50, certificate
Nurul MohdReza
Greeley, CO
The Study of Soil Remediation on Soil Respiration
$50, certificate
Chris Alleman
Ft. Collins, CO
What's Up with the Poudre
$100
Isabella Soehn
Boulder, CO
A Wind Field Study Comparing Five Automatic Weather Stations on the Antarctic Ross Ice Shelf
$100
Alison Weinberger
Denver, CO
Is Homeopathy More Than the Placebo? The Effect of Homeopathic Arnica Montana on Fruit Flies
$100; invitation to exhibit at the Colorado Medical Society Annual Meeting and attendance at the Presidential Inaugural Dinner with a paid overnight stay
Jenna Hartley
Colorado Springs, CO
Engineering a Novel Inhibitor for Encapsulated Pathogens
$100; invitation to exhibit at the Colorado Medical Society Annual Meeting and attendance at the Presidential Inaugural Dinner with a paid overnight stay
Andrew Miller
Lakewood, CO
Rock and Sediment Properties and Water Flow
$25, 2 mineral specimens, book
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Dissolving History: The Effects of Acid Rain on Marble and Other Building Materials
$40, 2 mineral specimens, book
Johanna Phillips
Monte Vista, CO
Water In, Water Out: Using a Water Balance Model To Estimate Net Consumptive Availability
$25, 2 mineral specimens, book
Brisha Wakasugi
Blanca, CO
Kerber Creek Restoration Using Phytoremediation III: Prioritizing Clean-up Areas
$40, 2 mineral specimens, book
Devon Enke
La Veta, CO
Mycoremediation: Using Pleurotus ostreatus Mycelium to Remove Petroleum Hydrocarbons from Freshwater and Saltwater Environments
$50, Vera Evwnson book, society honorary membership certificate
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Dissolving History: The Effects of Acid Rain on Marble and Other Building Materials
$50
Joshua Courtney
Monument, CO
Condition Indexes of Fish as Bioindicators One Year After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
$75
Brisha Wakasugi
Blanca, CO
Kerber Creek Restoration Using Phytoremediation III: Prioritizing Clean-up Areas
$75
Sydney Matteson
Colorado Springs, CO
How Well Is Your Well: The Effect of Hydrofracking Fluids on a Eukaryotic Species
$100
Colorado State University
Clean Energy Supercluster
Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Optimizing Algae Biofuels: Artificial Selection & Nitrogen Stress as Methods to Induce Lipid Synthesis
certificate, invitation to present research at the annual Cenergy Expo, April 18, 2012 at Colorado State University (travel expenses reimbursed up to $500)
Colorado State University
College of Agricultural Sciences
Teisha Coffield
Otis, CO
Chemotaxis in Physarum polycephalum: A Model for the Effects of Antioxidants on Cancer Progression
cash award
Lawrence Zhang
Boulder, CO
miRNA 205: Suppressing Inpp4b and Wnt5a Expression
$100
Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry
Karli Buchanan
Wray, CO
Kitchen Chemistry 101: Fluffy Pancakes
$100, certificate
Aniruddh Prakash
Boulder, CO
Effect of Defects on Selectivity Parameters of SAPO-34 Zeolite Membranes
$100, certificate
Alison Henry
Colorado Springs, CO
This Is Your Bean. This Is You Bean on Drugs
$100
Alexandra Tompkins
Boulder, CO
Is the Grass Greener?
$100
Elizabeth Hoffner
Center, CO
Is There Strength in Numbers?
$100
Samantha Chin
Lafayette, CO
Effects of Cogongrass (Imoerata cylindrica) Extracts on the Growth of Mature Winter Wheatgrass
$100
Kaitlyn Carson
Ft. Collins, CO
iVet vs. Evo
$50 from CVMA, $50 from CVMA Auxiliary
Beth Lenz
Wray, CO
Calving Under Pressure
$50 from CVMA, $50 from CVMA Auxiliary
Miah Pitcher
Pagosa Springs, CO
Challenging the Lorax: A Study of Forest Health After Biomass Harvesting
$100 savings bond
Clark Cranfill
Monte Vista, CO
Thicker Phloem = Funeral Home
$100 savings bond
Misha Kummel
Colorado Springs, CO
Field Parameterization of a Model for Secondary Forest Succession by Shade Tolerance
$100 savings bond
Jenna Hartley
Colorado Springs, CO
Engineering a Novel Inhibitor for Encapsulated Pathogens
$200, certificate
Katherine Younglove
Boulder, CO
Using Mirrors to Increase the Power Obtained by Solar PV Cells
Microprocessor kit and digital multimeter ($100 value)
Cedric Camacho
Yoder, CO
Eco Friendly Robot Car
Microprocessor kit and digital multimeter ($100 value)
Shelly Steinert
Monte Vista, CO
Snow to Water . . . A Long Way to Go!
$50, plaque
Johanna Phillips
Monte Vista, CO
Water In, Water Out: Using a Water Balance Model To Estimate Net Consumptive Availability
$50, plaque
Frank Armbruster Foundation
Charles Armbruster Memorial Award
Christopher Van Lieu
Fort Collins, CO
Blown Away
$100
Cody Mattern, Brett Reinke & Jay Rosenfield
Arvada, CO
Quantifying Postural Sway of Simulated Pre & Post Traumatic Brain Injury Trials
Student Maniken model by Anatomy in Clay Learning System ($250 value)
Nathan Frantz
Fleming, CO
On the Road: From Dual Disability to Independence
$100
Clint Sexton
Ft. Collins, CO
Wiismart
$100
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
$150
Cedric Camacho
Yoder, CO
Eco Friendly Robot Car
$100
Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
The Effect of the Sun on Cloud Formation and the Earth's Climate
$100
Lockheed Martin
Photo 1
Photo 2
Johann Kailey-Steiner
Denver, CO
Rocket Design Part 2:Testing the Effects of Vortex Generators on Drag Coefficient
$50
Wesley Hileman & Matthew Hileman
Colorado Springs, CO
Ion Propulsion: Electrostatic Thruster Design and Optimization for Space Applications
$100
Rahul Ramesh
Denver, CO
Got Fuel?
$100, plaque
Kelsey Lindbloom
Salida, CO
Fueling the Future
$200, plaque
Laura Brothers
Durango, CO
The Wind, the Windmill, and the Windcube
$100, plaque
Boyu Wang, Yichen (Astron) Liu, & Stephan Liu
Lakewood, CO
Self-Sustained Desalination in Combination with Wastewater Treatment- Hybrid Microbial Desalination
$200, plaque
Ivo Erben
Boulder, CO
Hyperborean History
$100 savings bond, certificate, plaque
Zander Graham
Dacono, CO
Spectroscopy
framed certificate, plus a 1-year subscription to Discover magazine
Eric Lyne
Brush, CO
Boosting Solar-Collector Efficiency with a Fresnel Lens
framed certificate, plus a 1-year subscription to Discover magazine
Rahul Shankar
Colorado Springs, CO
Assembling a Dextran-Based Nanoparticle Platform for Uptake by Cancerous Cells
$50
Tiana Linkus & Jason Pflaum (teacher)
Dacono, CO
Kick It: Kick Angle Affect on Distance
$100 savings bond and $50 savings bond for student's teacher
Casey Shaw & Rick Radle (teacher)
Joes, CO
The Effect of Trebuchet Design Modifications on Projectile Launch Distance

$100 savings bond and $50 savings bond for student's teacher
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Dissolving History: The Effects of Acid Rain on Marble and Other Building Materials
cash award
Isabella Soehn
Boulder, CO
A Wind Field Study Comparing Five Automatic Weather Stations on the Antarctic Ross Ice Shelf
cash award
Rahul Shankar
Colorado Springs, CO
Assembling a Dextran-Based Nanoparticle Platform for Uptake by Cancerous Cells
$50
Samantha Chin
Lafayette, CO
Effects of Cogongrass (Imoerata cylindrica) Extracts on the Growth of Mature Winter Wheatgrass
$50
Cedric Camacho
Yoder, CO
Eco Friendly Robot Car
$50
Journey Simmons
Denver, CO
Buenas Noches! The Scientific Study of Conscious vs. Unconscious Learning of Spanish Vocabulary
$50
Keanan Anderson & Tate Hinger
Pagosa Springs, CO
What Is the Delta T of a Two Can Stirling Engine
$50
Nathan Harman, Abby Harman & Jay Armstrong
Ft. Morgan, CO
If Copper Isn't Magnetic, Then Why Does It Affect a Falling Magnet?
$100
Tyler Stratman
Sheridan Lake, CO
Polygonal Shapes on a Rotating Fluid Surface
$50
Eric Lyne
Brush, CO
Boosting Solar-Collector Efficiency with a Fresnel Lens
$10
Andrew Miller
Lakewood, CO
Rock and Sediment Properties and Water Flow
$100, plaque
Emma Cooney
Boulder, CO
Removing Copper with Fruit Peels and Seaweed
$200, plaque
Brisha Wakasugi
Blanca, CO
Kerber Creek Restoration Using Phytoremediation III: Prioritizing Clean-up Areas
$200, plaque
Diego Ruis
Greeley, CO
Human Reactions Under Pressure
scholarship award of $100
Colt Thompson
Cortez, CO
Roping Dummy DIY
scholarship award of $150
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
scholarship award of $200
Katherine Younglove
Boulder, CO
Using Mirrors to Increase the Power Obtained by Solar PV Cells
$75, certificate
Mary Hood
Monte Vista, CO
Doggie's New Playmate
$100, certificate
Leslie Seitz
Boulder, CO
Running Dry? Developing an Intuitive Water Planning Interface
$75, certificate
Ft. Collins, CO
Irradiation Extermination Part 3: A Portable System to Eliminate Waterborne Microorganisms
$100, certificate
Zander Graham
Dacono, CO
Spectroscopy
$100
Sierra Kelly
Durango, CO
Black Roof, White Roof, Which One Is the Right Roof?
$150
Katherine Younglove
Boulder, CO
Using Mirrors to Increase the Power Obtained by Solar PV Cells
$250
VJ Christopherson
Sheridan Lake, CO
Electrooculography: A New Approach on a Human-Computer-Interface
$100
Eric Lyne
Brush, CO
Boosting Solar-Collector Efficiency with a Fresnel Lens
$150
Austin Moore
Durango, CO
Laser Viscometer
$250
Clint Sexton
Ft. Collins, CO
Wiismart
$100; patent search (valued at $499)
Leslie Seitz
Boulder, CO
Running Dry? Developing an Intuitive Water Planning Interface
$50 savings bond, alternate for scholarship to attend Colorado Trout Unlimited's River Conservation and Fly Fishing Youth Camp
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
Macroinvertebrate and Nutrient Response to Stream Water Quality After a Wildfire on Medano Creek
$50 savings bond, alternate for scholarship to attend Colorado Trout Unlimited's River Conservation and Fly Fishing Youth Camp
Johanna Phillips
Monte Vista, CO
Water In, Water Out: Using a Water Balance Model To Estimate Net Consumptive Availability
alternate for summer employment opportunity
Victoria Milano
Brush, CO
The Phenomenon of Oscillons in Vertically Vibrated Granular Material
opportunity for summer employment with Department of Commerce with the possibility of future continuing employment
Emma Cooney
Boulder, CO
Removing Cooper with Fruit Peel and Seaweed
reference book and mineral specimen
Sydney Matteson
Colorado Springs, CO
How Well Is You Well: The Effect of Hydrofracking Fluids on a Eukaryotic Species
reference book and mineral specimen
Dorothy Pope
Colorado Springs, CO
You Say Tomato, I Say To-mah-to!
$50
Jenna Hartley
Colorado Springs, CO
Engineering a Novel Inhibitor for Encapsulated Pathogens
$50
Stevan Maksimovic
Boulder, CO
How an Author Affects His or Her Numerical Style of Writing
$50
Jacob Nichols
Brush, CO
An Investigation of the Washboard Road Phenomenon
$50
Moeka Nakagawa
Greenwood Village, CO
Analysis of Expression of Fructose Transporter GLUT5 in Rat Tissues with Regards to Reducing Obesity
$300, certificate
Ilse Meiler
Lafayette, CO
Splat! An Investigation into the Splatter of Newtonian and Non-Newtonian Fluids
$50
Cassandra Horton
Dacono, CO
Hydropower vs. Wind Power
$50
Vishal Krishnan
Greenwood Village, CO
Mitigation of Environmental Impacts Caused by Wind Turbines
$50
Teegan Hite & Kiselya Plewe
Dolores, CO
Taking a Stand
$50
Wyatt Goodin
Boulder, CO
Examination of Power Grid Cascading Failure Through Simulation
$50
Gerri Roberts & Hannah West
Fort Collins, CO & Windsor, CO
Green Processing of Fatty Acids for Fuel Production
pewter medallion, certificate

Society for Science and the Public Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
American Psychological Association
Savannah Russell & Kateland Sinski
Paonia, CO
A Study of the Speech and Riding Connection
certificate
Nadja de Sa
Colorado Springs, CO
Sticky Fingers
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Callie Matteson & Ashley Vitti
Colorado Springs, CO
Just a Minute
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Marlo Masters
Colorado Springs, CO
My Mom Was Robbed!!
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Alexandra Famiglietti
Denver, CO
Dissolving History: The Effects of Acid Rain on Marble and Other Building Materials
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Evan Savage
Boulder, CO
Growing Algae for Biodiesel in the Desert
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Leighton Burt
Monte Vista, CO
Elastic, Plastic, or Bust: Investigating Yield Strength of Butyl Rubber Inner Tubes
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Joshua Courtney
Monument, CO
Condition Indexes of Fish as Bioindicators One Year After the Deepwater Horizon Spill
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Stevan Maksimovic
Boulder, CO
How an Author Affects His or Her Numerical Style of Writing
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Aleesa Muir
Colorado Springs, CO
Analyzing the the Effects of Dietary Supplement Consumption on Probiotic Growth
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Seth Young
Colorado Springs, CO
Microbe Blaster for a Crude Oil Disaster
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Alex Roerty
Ft. Collins, CO
It's Not a Catapult!
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Alison Henry
Colorado Springs, CO
This Is Your Bean. This Is Your Bean on Drugs.
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Madison Olver
Fort Collins, CO
Hay! How's Your Dust, Mold, and Nutritional Value?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Kristina Cavey
Berthoud, CO
Secret Savior
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Nicholas Finan
Lafayette, CO
Sticky Water: Intermolecular Attraction

nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Ivo Erben
Boulder, CO
Hyperborean History
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Keanan Anderson & Tate Hinger
Pagosa Springs, CO
What Is the Delta T of a Two Can Stirling Engine?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Johann Kailey-Steiner
Denver, CO
Rocket Design Part 2- Testing the Effects of Vortex Generators on Drag Coefficient
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Rahul Ramesh
Denver, CO
Got Fuel?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Avi Swartz
Denver, CO
One Out of 400 Choose 100
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Ted Dumont
Estes Park, CO
The Effect of Altitude of Hematocrit
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Kelsey Lindbloom
Salida, CO
Fueling the Future
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Elya Courtney
Monument, CO
Is the Drag Force on a Supersonic Projectile Proportional to Air Density?
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Misha Kummel
Colorado Springs, CO
Field Parameterization of a Model for Secondary Forest Succession by Shade Tolerance
nomination to compete in the Broadcom Masters competition for 2012
Intel Corporation
Jessica Constant
Fort Collins, CO
Computer Modeling V: A Predictive Model of Tracer Dispersion in the Atmosphere
certificate, $200
Mu Alpha Theta
Cole Hugelmeyer
Boulder, CO
Proof That a Circular Hopf Link is a Stationary Point for Mobius Energy
certificate
National Society of Professional Engineers
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
lapel pin, certificate, entry into National Innovative Engineering Award competition ($1000)
Ricoh Corporation
Noah Westfall
Greenwood Village, CO
Heat Transfer from Biomass II
certificate
Society For In Vitro Biology
Austin Reed
Wray, CO
Does TAST2R38 Gene Affect Body Affect Body Composition?
certificate
United States Department of Commerce
Emma Frantz
Colorado Springs, CO
The Effect of the Sun on Cloud Formation and the Earth's Climate
certificate, medallion
United States Metric Association
Tayler Rocha
Monte Vista, CO
Macroinvertebrate and Nutrient Response to Stream Water Quality After a Wildfire on Medano Creek
certificate

Scholarship Awards

Organization
Winner(s)
Award(s)
Nicholas Lobato
Center, CO
Studying the Effects of Incubation Rates and Water Temperature on Gila Pandora's Eggs
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Cristina Loranca
Anton, CO
A la Derecha o a la Izquierda (To the Right or To the Left)
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Aniruddh Prakash
Boulder, CO
Effect of Defects on Selectivity Parameters of SAPO-34 Zeolite Membranes
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Anna Kulp
Center, CO
A New Approach to Treating & Remediating Incrusting Bacterias in Water Supply Wells Via NaHSiO3+2H20
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Eric Lyne
Brush, CO
Boosting Solar-Collector Efficiency with Fresnel Lens
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Brett Bostrom
Brush, CO
Automated Irrigation
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Devon Enke
La Veta, CO
Mycoremediation: Using Pleurotus ostreatus Mycelium to Remove Petroleum Hydrocarbons from Freshwater and Saltwater Environments
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Jessica Constant
Ft. Collins, CO
Computer Modeling V: A Predictive Model of Tracer Dispersion in the Atmosphere
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Dustin Sanchez
Kremmling, CO
Walk the Line
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Monica Gaitonde
Lamar, CO
The Effect of Sodium Bicarbonate and Hydrogen Peroxide on the Growth of Streptococcus Mutans
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Casey Huz
Rocky Ford, CO
Film Canister Cannon
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Neal Hiser
Basalt, CO
Effect of Allelochemicals on the Growth of Western Wheat Grass
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Gerri Roberts & Hannah West
Ft. Collins, CO & Windsor, CO
Green Processing of Fatty Acids for Fuel Production
one-year full resident tuition & fees scholarship
Tristan Seawalt
Greenwood Village, CO
Ethanol on the Household Level
$1,000 CSM scholarship, renewable for up to 3 additional years for use toward undergraduate degree
Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Optimizing Algae Biofuels: Artificial Selection & Nitrogen Stress as Methods to Induce Lipid Synthesis
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Brett Bostrom
Brush, CO
Automated Irrigation
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Brisha Wakasugi
Blanca, CO
Kerber Creek Restoration Using Phytoremediation III: Prioritizing Clean-up Areas
$1,000 CSM scholarship, renewable for up to 3 additional years for use toward undergraduate degree
Jessica Constant
Ft. Collins, CO
Computer Modeling V: A Predictive Model of Tracer Dispersion in the Atmosphere
$1,000 CSM scholarship, renewable for up to 3 additional years for use toward undergraduate degree
Moeka Nakagawa
Greenwood Village, CO
Analysis of Expression of Fructose Transporter GLUT5 in Rat Tissues with Regards to Reducing Obesity
$1,000 CSM scholarship, renewable for up to 3 additional years for use toward undergraduate degree
Tyler Stratman
Brush, CO
Polygonal Shapes on a Rotating Fluid Surface
$1,000 CSM scholarship, renewable for up to 3 additional years for use toward undergraduate degree
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Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Optimizing Algae Biofuels: Artificial Selection & Nitrogen Stress as Methods to Induce Lipid Synthesis
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Lawrence Zhang
Boulder, CO
miRNA 205: Suppressing Inpp4b and Wnt5a Expression
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Caitlyn Lee
Boulder, CO
Happiness is Associated with a Stronger Belief in the Value of Prosocial Behavior
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Johanna Phillips
Monte Vista, CO
Water In, Water Out: Using a Water Balance Model To Estimate Net Consumptive Availability
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Leslie Seitz
Boulder, CO
Running Dry? Developing an Intuitive Water Planning Interface
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Jessica Constant
Ft. Collins, CO
Computer Modeling V: A Predictive Model of Tracer Dispersion in the Atmosphere
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Lawrence Zhang
Boulder, CO
miRNA 205: Suppressing Inpp4b and Wnt5a Expression
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Kelli Lynch
Ft. Collins, CO
Irradiation Extermination Part 3: A Portable System to Eliminate Waterborne Microorganisms
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Ya'el Courtney
Monument, CO
Does Ambient Air Pressure Affect Rocket Motor Performance?
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Nikki Buhrdorf & Vikash Hypio
Hotchkiss, CO
Mytilus edulis Protein Strength: Mussels Have Muscles
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Gerri Roberts & Hannah West
Fort Collins, CO & Windsor, CO
Green Processing of Fatty Acids for Fuel Production
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Samantha Chin
Lafayette, CO
Effects of Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica) Extracts on the Growth of Mature Winter Wheatgrass
$1,000 tuition scholarship to attend CSU
Sara Volz
Colorado Springs, CO
Optimizing Algae Biofuels: Artificial Selection & Nitrogen Stress as Methods to Induce Lipid Synthesis
$1,500 renewable tuition scholarship
Easton LaChappelle
Mancos, CO
Fine Motor Skills Using EEG Technology and Biomechanical Prosthesis
$1,500 renewable tuition scholarship
Simon Schaefer
Monte Vista, CO
Gravity's Effect on Non-Uniform Suspended Chains
$1,500 renewable tuition scholarship
Christina Stratton
Monte Vista, CO
Can You Burn Trash to Make Clean Energy?
$1,500 renewable tuition scholarship
Samantha Chin
Lafayette, CO
Effects of Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica) Extracts on the Growth of Mature Winter Wheatgrass
$1,500 renewable tuition scholarship
Jacob Nichols
Brush, CO
An Investigation of the Washboard Road Phenomenon
$1,500 renewable tuition scholarship
Kelli Lynch
Ft. Collins, CO
Irradiation Extermination Part 3: A Portable System to Eliminate Waterborne Microorganisms
$2,000 non-renewable scholarship to the college of choice

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