Lynbrook High School

Project Awards 2016

Synopsys Silicon Valley Science and Technology Championship

School Teacher Student Award Title Gr
Lynbrook High School Kenneth Iams Isa  Dash $100 and a Certificate of Achievement, IBM Award Applying Swarming and Clustering Algorithms to Vehicles for Real Time, Data-Driven Traffic Management (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            ASEI Silicon Valley Emerging Technology Certificate of Achievement Award and Membership to American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin, ASEI Award    
      Pransu  Dash $100 and a Certificate of Achievement, IBM Award Applying Swarming and Clustering Algorithms to Vehicles for Real Time, Data-Driven Traffic Management (Physical Science and Engineering) 12
            ASEI Silicon Valley Emerging Technology Certificate of Achievement Award and Membership to American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin, ASEI Award    
  Jason Lee Krishnakumar Sivaganesh Bhattaram 1st Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category Mathematical Designing and Modelling of Cascadable NAND Gate for Surface Plasmon Polariton (SPP) Computing (Physical Science and Engineering) 9
      Mythili Priya Bhethanabotla Honorable Mention, RRI Physical Science and Engineering Category A Study on Routing Protocols in DTN Scenarios to Determine an Effective Way of Communication in Extreme Conditions (RRI Physical Science and Engineering) 10
      Allen Huaxin Chen Honorable Mention Student Award: $50 and Certificate of Achievement, Association for Computing Machinery, San Francisco Bay Area Professional Chapter A Novel Method of Paraphrase Identification in Natural Language Processing (RRI Physical Science and Engineering) 11
      Christine Suhyun Cho Honorable Mention, RRI Physical Science and Engineering Category A Study on Routing Protocols in DTN Scenarios to Determine an Effective Way of Communication in Extreme Conditions (RRI Physical Science and Engineering) 11
      Vennela Janaki Chukka Honorable Mention, Biological Science and Engineering Category The Effect of Flavonoids on β Amyloid Plaque Formation in C. elegans for Neurodegenerative Disease, Alzheimers. (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
            First Place: $100, Certificate of Achievement, and Goody Bag, Santa Clara County Biotech Education Partnership (SCCBEP)    
      Anusha  Fatehpuria 2nd Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category The Effect of Exposure to the Pyrethroid Pesticide Deltamethrin on the Activity of Dopaminergic Neurons (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
      Durga  Ganesh 1st Award, RRI Biological Science and Engineering Category Angiopoietin-2 Induces Myeloid Cell Adhesion via G Protein-Coupled Receptor X (RRI Biological Science and Engineering) 12
            $200, Certificate of Achievement, and Letter, Dr. Paul X. Callahan in Memoriam Award    
      Catherine  Huang Honorable Mention: Certificate of Achievement, and Goody Bag, Association for Women in Science, Palo Alto Chapter Identification of gene signature profiles of HPV induced oncogenesis through analysis of gene expression data (Biological Science and Engineering) 10
      Charlie Jialiang Huang High School Finalist Certficate & Amazon.com gift certficate, The Synopsys Outreach Foundation n+1 Prize Crystallization of Calcium Carbonate into Chitin in Penicillium Chrysogenum Cell Walls for Bone Repair and Prosthetics (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
            1st Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category    
            $50 cash award and certificate to student in 9th grade, The Bruce Kawanami Engineering Award    
            1st Place Award - $100, Popular Science Magazine Subscription, Framed Certificate of Achievement, and Certificate & Medallion from ASM Educational Foundation, ASM International, A Society for Materials, Santa Clara Valley Chapter    
      Jasper  Huang High School Finalist Certficate & Amazon.com gift certficate, The Synopsys Outreach Foundation n+1 Prize Auditory Analysis of Gait and Footstep Patterns as a Novel Method of Biometrics (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            2nd Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category    
      Ethan  Jean Certificate of Achievement, American Meteorological Society Climate Change scenarios in the Bay Area 100 years from now- Big Data and GIS Analysis (Physical Science and Engineering) 9
            Certificate of Achievement, NASA Earth System Science Award    
            Certificate of Achievement, NOAA Medallion, and Letter, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration    
      Pranav  Lalgudi 1st Award, RRI Biological Science and Engineering Category Identification of Transdifferentiation Regulating Genes in Caenorhabditis elegans (RRI Biological Science and Engineering) 11
      Ysabel  Li 2nd Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category Effect of Dangerous Chemicals on Vibrio fischeri (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
      Isha  Mehrotra 1st Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category Novel interactions between Parkinson's genes and alpha-synuclein reveal new disease pathways and genetic therapies (Biological Science and Engineering) 10
      Rohan  Mehrotra 1st Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category Novel interactions between Parkinson's genes and alpha-synuclein reveal new disease pathways and genetic therapies (Biological Science and Engineering) 10
      Vikram S Miryala 2nd Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category Optimizing Piezo-Electric Energy Harvesting on a Cantilever (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
      Tanvi  Narvekar 2nd Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category Music and The Brain: How Different Genres of Music Affect Typing Output (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
      Ashwin  Nathan Honorable Mention Student Award: $50 and Certificate of Achievement, Association for Computing Machinery, San Francisco Bay Area Professional Chapter Evaluating Which Heuristic Algorithm (Genetic vs. Monte Carlo Simulation) Is Better At Predicting Stock Performance (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            2nd Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category    
      Saumya  Nimmagadda High School Finalist Certficate & Amazon.com gift certficate, The Synopsys Outreach Foundation n+1 Prize The Effect of Support and Knowledge from Coaches and Family on an Athlete's Return to Sport from an ACL injury (Biological Science and Engineering) 10
            2nd Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category    
      Cassandra Elaine Overney Honorable Mention, Biological Science and Engineering Category Effect of Hypergravity on the Growth of Garlic Root Bioassays Obtained by a Genotoxicity Investigation (Biological Science and Engineering) 11
      Samiksha  Patil Honorable Mention, Biological Science and Engineering Category What is the effect of switching the order of math problems on your test performance? (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
      Priya  Ram Honorable Mention, Biological Science and Engineering Category What is the effect of switching the order of math problems on your test performance? (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
      Saba  Sharfuddin Individual: Certificate of Merit, The ROD Women in Science Award The Effect of Escherichia coli and Micrococcus luteus on Polyvinyl Chloride (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
      Amol  Singh 2nd Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category Making Drought Resistant Plants: The Effect of Abscisic Acid on Fast Plants for Reducing Water Loss (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
      Ian Tzuchi Tai 2nd Award, Biological Science and Engineering Category Making Drought Resistant Plants: The Effect of Abscisic Acid on Fast Plants for Reducing Water Loss (Biological Science and Engineering) 9
      Gaurav  Vipat ASEI Silicon Valley Emerging Technology Certificate of Achievement Award and Membership to American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin, ASEI Award Improving the detection of facial key points to improve facial recognition software. (Physical Science and Engineering) 9
      Marilyn Mengyao Zhang 2nd Award, RRI Biological Science and Engineering Category Exploring Extracellular Vesicle-mediated Breast Tumor Communication with Macrophages in Tumor Progression (RRI Biological Science and Engineering) 11
  Lester Leung Avinash Kalpit Jain 5th Place Student Award: $80 and Certificate of Achievement, Association for Computing Machinery, San Francisco Bay Area Professional Chapter Crimson - A Service Revolutionizing Online Reading through Audio and Voice Control (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
      Sritam  Mishra 1st Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category Effectively Preventing Seizures Triggered by Photosensitive Epilepsy through an Efficient Computer Algorithm (Physical Science and Engineering) 11
  Kathleen Loia Nikhil  Ajjarapu Honorable Mention, Physical Science and Engineering Category A Novel Algorithm to Predict the Expenses of a Natural Disaster based on Geographic Features (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            ASEI Silicon Valley Emerging Technology Certificate of Achievement Award and Membership to American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin, ASEI Award    
            Certificate of Achievement and ONR Medallion, United States Navy and Marine Corps    
      Andrew Tong Li Grand Prize Alternate - Physical Sciences - Trip to State Science Fair and Plaque, Santa Clara Valley Science & Engineering Fair Assn - Board of Directors Awards - High School The effects of different transition metal ions on carbon fixation and silica content of Thalassiosira Pseudonana Diatom (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            1st Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category    
      Robert  Yang Grand Prize Alternate - Physical Sciences - Trip to State Science Fair and Plaque, Santa Clara Valley Science & Engineering Fair Assn - Board of Directors Awards - High School The effects of different transition metal ions on carbon fixation and silica content of Thalassiosira Pseudonana Diatom (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            1st Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category    
      Matthew  Zhou Grand Prize Alternate - Physical Sciences - Trip to State Science Fair and Plaque, Santa Clara Valley Science & Engineering Fair Assn - Board of Directors Awards - High School The effects of different transition metal ions on carbon fixation and silica content of Thalassiosira Pseudonana Diatom (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            1st Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category    
  Roy Rocklin Matthew M. Hase-Liu 1st Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category Improving the Efficiency of a Mass Driver with the Use of Nonuniform Coil Density and Current Reversal via H-bridges (Physical Science and Engineering) 11
            Certificate of Achievement and Pewter Medallion Voucher, Yale Science and Engineering Association    
      Shadaj  Laddad Honorable Mention Student Award: $50 and Certificate of Achievement, Association for Computing Machinery, San Francisco Bay Area Professional Chapter A Machine Learning Algorithm for Classification of Discrete Series through Markov Chain Models (Physical Science and Engineering) 10
            1st Award, Physical Science and Engineering Category    
            $100 and Certificate of Achievement, Trimble Award    
            One-day immersive trip to Firebase to work on API project, TechLab Education