Welcome to the Meyzeek Regional Science Fair!

Congratulations to the 2021 Fair Award Winners!

Category Awards

Animal Sciences
2nd Place
Aryan Shah,Shlok Apani - Saving Endangered Species
1st Place
Shlok Singh - What Is The Relationship Between Air Temperature And Bird Migration?

Behavioral and Social Sciences
3rd Place
Chaturya Paladugu - Ergonomics for Student Performance
2nd Place
Thomas Kang - The Effects of On-topic versus Off-topic Communication on Reaction Time
1st Place
Kalp Poladia - Effect of Meditation and Exercise

Biochemistry
1st Place
Ella Xing - Which household liquid can preserve apples the best?

Biomedical and Health Sciences
3rd Place
Priyam Kumaran - Anti-bacterial effect of ginger extract on oral pathogen
2nd Place
Yahshaswi Miriyala - FIghting the viruses
1st Place
Sivani Babu - Will the oligodynamic effect on Gold protect you from bacteria?

Biomedical Engineering
2nd Place
Sargun Kaur - Effect of RNAi on the growth and physical traits of Synthetic DNA
1st Place
Tejaswin Gontla & Yash Pathak- Preventing Wheelchair Injuries by utilizing sensors and elements of IoT to notify a hospital

Cellular and Molecular Biology
1st Place
Srishti Nigotra - Exosomes as Intercellular Signaling Organelles Involved in Health and Disease

Chemistry
3rd Place
Dhairya Patel - Testing Hydrogen Potential through Brassica Oleracea
2nd Place
Shreya Korrapati - Does an Aloe-Alcohol Solution work better as a hand sanitizer than Purell?
1st Place
Amogh Muddappa - Do Carbohydrates and Proteins Breakdown Aspirin Faster?

Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
1st Place
Aishwarya Ramasamy - Computational Simulation of Brain Activity During Sleep

Earth and Environmental Science
3rd Place
Sreeya Gangyshetty & Maanya Sunkara - Solar Distillation for Freshwater Production
2nd Place
Nikita Nair - The Effect of Space Travel on Seed Germination
1st Place
Wanda Wu & Nirvi Kuppili - The Ocean In A Cup

Embedded Systems
2nd Place
Annabelle Chernov - How can recognition AI be used in everyday life?
1st Place
Jacob Anil - An auditory vision input device for the vision impaired

Energy: Sustainable Materials and Design
3rd Place
Prthu Naik & Aaditya Ananth - Light savers
2nd Place
Saanvi Arora - Motion Powered Generator
1st Place
Mihira Sumanasekera - Conversion of waste heat into electricity using a thermoelectric device.

Engineering Mechanics
3rd Place
Samuel Kingston - Conservation of Energy: Factors Affecting Energy Transformation
2nd Place
Ananya Polepalli - To Security in Secrecy
1st Place
Deepika Koripelli - Coefficient of Friction Analysis

Environmental Engineering
3rd Place
Mahadev Tipirneni - An Oily Mess!
2nd Place
Arjun Nalladimma - Minerals in Water

1st Place
Erin Cooley - Underground Water Flow

Materials Science
3rd Place
Vishwaa Kannan - What materials block a Wi-Fi signal?
2nd Place
Sri Sumukh Vulava - Structural performance of 3D printed parts based on material, infill, and print orientation
1st Place
Vallabh Ramesh - Best Construction Material for Decks

Mathematics
3rd Place
Rayna Mandadi - Analyzing Savings Account vs S&P 500 ROI using Monte Carlo simulation in Python
2nd Place
Justin Huang - Bifurcations in a Hybrid Population Model with Discrete and Continuous Growth
1st Place
Arjun Sharma - Analysis of Covid-19 Data Sets to Find Fake Reporting in Different Countries

Microbiology
3rd Place
Siddhant Sharma - Homemade bread: How does temperature affect mold growth?
2nd Place
Kaaviyan Devanand - Do Colors Psychologically affect Sight based Evaluation of Taste
1st Place
Lucy Teng - The effects of SARS-CoV2 non-structural proteins on cytokine induction

Physics and Astronomy
3rd Place
Erica Wang - Full Moons, Blue Moons, and Lunar Calendar: How are they related?
2nd Place
Samyukta Garapati & Nishita Chaduvula - Which Drink is Chillin'?
1st Place
Adithya Raghunath - Mousetrap Car

Plant Sciences
3rd Place
Akhila Nalladimma - Fertilizer vs. Compost
2nd Place
Deepak Ramesh - The Effects of Garden Soil-Amendments on Plants
1st Place
Griffin Siebert - Wake me up before you grow, grow; The effect of coffee grounds on acidic plants' germination

Robotics and Intelligent Machines
3rd Place
Shashank Kamal, Douglas Lin & Anirudh Iyengar Iyengar - Covid-19 Fake News Detector
2nd Place
Vishal Vedapuri - Smart Health Check
1st Place
Jilly Choi - Designing Synergetic Swarm Robots for use in Real World Applications

Systems Software
3rd Place
Saveer Jain - RemindMD : Improving Procedure Management and Follow Up Reminder Systems for Use by Doctors
2nd Place
Jahan Taila - GoodDeed, an interactive, fun and efficient way to donate food and supplies to people in need.
1st Place
Manit Gupta - Smartization - Make any Home Appliance Smart

Special Awards

Broadcom Masters
Jacob Anil - An auditory vision input device for the vision impaired
Sivani Babu - Will the oligodynamic effect on Gold protect you from bacteria?
Annabelle Chernov - How can recognition AI be used in everyday life?
Jilly Choi - Designing Synergetic Swarm Robots for use in Real World Applications
Tejaswin Gontla - Preventing Wheelchair Injuries by utilizing sensors and elements of IoT to notify a hospital
Justin Huang - Bifurcations in a Hybrid Population Model with Discrete and Continuous Growth
Amogh Muddappa - Do Carbohydrates and Proteins Breakdown Aspirin Faster?
Srishti Nigotra - Exosomes as Intercellular Signaling Organelles Involved in Health and Disease
Arjun Sharma - Analysis of Covid-19 Data Sets to Find Fake Reporting in Different Countries
Mihira Sumanasekera - Conversion of waste heat into electricity using a thermoelectric device.
Lucy Teng - The effects of SARS-CoV2 non-structural proteins on cytokine induction
Wanda Wu & Nirvi Kuppili - The Ocean In A Cup
Ella Xing - Which household liquid can preserve apples the best?

Invitro
Srishti Nigotra - Exosomes as Intercellular Signaling Organelles Involved in Health and Disease

Lemelson Foundation
Jilly Choi - Designing Synergetic Swarm Robots for use in Real World Applications
Mu Alpha Theta
Aiden Gie - How to Launch the Best Rocket Possible
Prisha Shah - Global Warming ..... What causes it & How can we stop it?
Arjun Sharma - Analysis of Covid-19 Data Sets to Find Fake Reporting in Different Countries
Darren Xie - What arch of a lets a sphere descend from point A to point B the fastest

Ricoh
Mihira Sumanasekera - Conversion of waste heat into electricity using a thermoelectric device.

American Meteorological Society-American Meteorological Society
Erica Wang - Full Moons, Blue Moons, and Lunar Calendar: How are they related?

American Psychological Association-American Psychological Association Award
Thomas Kang - The Effects of On-topic versus Off-topic Communication on Reaction Time
Chaturya Paladugu - Ergonomics for Student Performance
Kalp Poladia - Effect of Meditation and Exercise

Association for Women Geoscientists-Student Awards for Geoscience Excellence
Sreeya Gangyshetty & Maanya Sunkara - Solar Distillation for Freshwater Production
NASA-NASA Earth System Science Award
Saanvi Arora - Motion Powered Generator
Nikita Nair - The Effect of Space Travel on Seed Germination

NOAA-Taking the Pulse of the Planet Award
Amina Puzhakkaraillath - The modeling of a Self -managed Nitrate Filtering system using activated Charcoal Powder
Office of Naval Research-Navy/Marine Corp Excellence in Research Award
Tejaswin Gontla - Preventing Wheelchair Injuries by utilizing sensors and elements of IoT to notify a hospital
Yash Pathak - Preventing Wheelchair Injuries by utilizing sensors and elements of IoT to notify a hospital
Matthew Wattenberger - The Effect of Temperature on Pitch

U.S. Metric Association-U.S. Metric Association Award
Danvanth Balakrishnan & Anshul Bompada - Mission Projectile

United States Air Force-Air Force Award
Lisanne Carvalho - Study of Orbital Velocity of Satellites
Adharsh Jaikumar - Automatic Braking System for Bicycles
Ananya Polepalli - To Security in Secrecy

Sponsorship

The Meyzeek Regional Science Fair would like to thank the following companies and organizations for their tireless support.
With their commitment, students have an opportunity to share ideas, showcase cutting-edge projects,
and compete annually for awards and scholarships.

Additional Sponsors

If you would like to become a sponsor of the Meyzeek Regional Science Fair
please contact Ms. Chandrika Srinivasan for more information.

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