2011 Junior Division Special Awards

 

AIAA Greater New Orleans Chapter

Andre Johnson -Abramson Science & Technology;

Teacher: Evren Culha

The Effects Of Slopes And Weights On The Distance Traveled By A Matchbox Car

American Physiological Society

Aishwarya Natarajan  -Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;Teacher: Susan Stephens

The Affect of Caffeine in the Vital Signs in the Human Body

American Society of Civil Engineers

1st Place - Simran Gandhi -Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;

Teacher: Susan Stephens

How can a more efficient structure be built with a finite amount of materials?

2nd Place- Trevor Hawkins - John Curtis Christian;Teacher: Cathy Boucvalt

What Shape of Gravel Works Best at Slowing Erosion?

3rd Place-Joshua Hartley - John Curtis Christian; Teacher: Cathy Boucvalt

C-3 Carbide Tipped Saw Blades: A Cut Above the Rest?

 

American Welding Society

Joshua Hartley - John Curtis Christian; Teacher: Cathy Boucvalt

C-3 Carbide Tipped Saw Blades: A Cut Above the Rest?

Isabelle Ordonez - T.H. Harris Middle School;Teacher: Don Shannon

What Metal Is The Best Conductor of Electricity?

Broadcom MASTERS

Joshua Lacoste - Christian Brothers; Teacher: Bro. Laurence Konersmann,

Which Sports Drink is Best?

Elijah Grunblatt -ohn Curtis Christian;Teacher: Kathy Bush

Which Will Produce More Energy with the Same Amount of Money Invested in each, a Solar Panel or a Wind Generator?

Jenny Thompson - John Curtis Christian; Teacher: Juli Hartley

Man vs. Planet - Fighting an Oil Spill - Man-made Sorbents vs. Plant-based Sorbents?

Cooper Ashworth -John Q. Adams Middle School; Teacher: Charlene Byrd

Does the Temperature affect the Elasticity of Rubber?

Janet Hammonds & Liliana Tabora -John Q. Adams Middle School; Teacher: Charlene Byrd

What Type of Soil is Most Durable for withholding Buildings?

Alexis Chapital - Ursuline Academy; Teacher: Erin Plauche

Peripheral Vision

Andre Johnson - Abramson Science & Technology; Teacher: Evren Culha

The Effects Of Slopes And Weights On The Distance Traveled By A Matchbox Car

Anton Derbes -Christian Brothers; Teacher: Bro. Laurence Konersmann,

Deterioration of Gulf Coast Tar Balls

Collin Gillen- Christian Brothers; Teacher: Bro. Laurence Konersmann

Concrete, Juice, and Milk -- A Recipe for Disaster?

Melissa Bass - Crescent City Christian; Teacher: Maggie Guffey

Blowing in the Wind

Benjamin Edelman -Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;

Teacher: Susan Stephens

Grafting

Ayano Mashimo & Fang Zhou -Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;

Teacher: Susan Stephens

Light and Starch Production

Cory Ronan -John Curtis Christian; Teacher: Juli Hartley

Household Organic Fertilizers vs. Commerical Fertilizers

Jeffrey Hamilton -T.H. Harris Middle School;Teacher: Don Shannon

How to Reduce Drag On Planes: A Statistical Analysis of Correlative Data between wing span and drag reduction.

 

Dr. Daniel’s Young Scientist Award

Joshua Lacoste - Christian Brothers; Teacher: Bro. Laurence Konersmann,

Which Sports Drink is Best?

 

Gulf Coast Safety and Training Group

Michael Cortello & Bryan Nguyen - St. Benilde ; Teacher: Diane McCann,

Which Material Works Best to Absorb Oil in an Oil Boom?

Charles Grant Glorioso - Christian Brothers; Teacher: Bro. Laurence Konersmann,

How Dirty Is Our House?

 

MENSA (The High I.Q. Society) New Orleans Chapter

1st Place –Zachary LeBlanc - John Q. Adams Middle School;Teacher: Charlene Byrd

Predicted Green House Conditions Reduce Plant Growth and Nutrient Density Despite Elevated Carbon Dioxide Levels?

2nd Place -Alexis Chapital - Ursuline Academy; Teacher: Erin Plauche

Peripheral Vision

 

New Orleans Federal Executive Board

Maria Heredia - Meisler, J.D., Middle School; Teacher: Leslie Nick

The effect of the type of insulation on the temperature of the house.

New Orleans Section of NACE International

1st Place –Victoria Ransier & Shirley Hong - Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;Teacher: Susan Stephens

What is the Effect of pH on Copper Corrosion?

2nd Place –Trey Plaisance & Tristen Plaisance - Crescent City Christian;Teacher: Maggie Guffey

Making Batteries

New Orleans Geological Society

Trevor Hawkins - John Curtis Christian;Teacher: Kathy Bush

What Shape of Gravel Works Best at Slowing Erosion?

 

Pontchartrain Astronomy Society

Autumn Trecek -John Q. Adams Middle School; Teacher: Charlene Byrd

How the Angle of the Sun Affects the Performance of a Solar Cell?

 

Sierra Club, New Orleans Group

Anton Derbes -Christian Brothers; Teacher: Bro. Laurence Konersmann,

Deterioration of Gulf Coast Tar Balls

Sigma Xi, New Orleans Chapter

Tiane Oliver - Einstein Charter School; Teacher: Christopher Vargo

WORKING WORMS:NATURES NATURAL RECYCLERS

Aishwarya Natarajan  -Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;Teacher: Susan Stephens

The Affect of Caffeine in the Vital Signs in the Human Body

Christine Majoria  -ohn Curtis Christian; Teacher: Cathy Boucvalt

Do Green Bags Really Make A Difference?

Society of American Military Engineers

1st Place –Elijah Grunblatt -ohn Curtis Christian;Teacher: Kathy Bush

Which Will Produce More Energy with the Same Amount of Money Invested in each, a Solar Panel or a Wind Generator?

2nd Place -Michael Cortello & Bryan Nguyen - St. Benilde ; Teacher: Diane McCann,

Which Material Works Best to Absorb Oil in an Oil Boom?

Society of Petroleum Engineers

1st Place –Cooper Ashworth -John Q. Adams Middle School; Teacher: Charlene Byrd

Does the Temperature affect the Elasticity of Rubber?

2nd Place - Trevor Hawkins - John Curtis Christian;Teacher: Kathy Bush

What Shape of Gravel Works Best at Slowing Erosion?

3rd Place – Robert Fairchild -T.H. Harris Middle School;Teacher: Don Shannon

How Does Temperature Affect the Strength of a Magnet?

 

Structural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers –N.O.Branch

1st Place -Simran Gandhi -Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;

Teacher: Susan Stephens

How can a more efficient structure be built with a finite amount of materials?

2nd Place -Collin Gillen- Christian Brothers; Teacher: Bro. Laurence Konersmann

Concrete, Juice, and Milk -- A Recipe for Disaster?

 

U.S. Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Research Service

Cory Ronan -John Curtis Christian; Teacher: Juli Hartley

Household Organic Fertilizers vs. Commerical Fertilizers

 

U.S. Department of the Navy/U.S. Marine Corps

Benjamin Edelman -Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies;

Teacher: Susan Stephens

Grafting

Elijah Grunblatt -ohn Curtis Christian;Teacher: Kathy Bush

Which Will Produce More Energy with the Same Amount of Money Invested in each, a Solar Panel or a Wind Generator?

Alexis Chapital - Ursuline Academy; Teacher: Erin Plauche

Peripheral Vision

Women for A Better Louisiana

Jenny Thompson - John Curtis Christian; Teacher: Juli Hartley

Man vs. Planet - Fighting an Oil Spill - Man-made Sorbents vs. Plant-based Sorbents?

 

 
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