CSSF Project Listings: 2011
Product Science (Biological)

Junior Division

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J2001 — Fourth Place
Haleema F. Abbasi, Grade 6 portrait
FarmaCowLogy: Comparing Saturated Fat Levels in Different Types of Beef
Advisor: Ms. Muna Moinuddin
School: Orange Crescent School, Garden Grove, Orange County
Alexandra Azua, Grade 8 portrait
Does Quality in Cat Food Count?
Advisor: Miss Carrie Given
School: Sanger Academy Charter School, Sanger, Fresno County
Marissa A. Blanco-Johnson, Grade 8 portrait
Don't Touch That Handle! Which Brand of Disinfecting Wipes Kills the Most Bacteria Off of Shopping Cart Handles?
Advisor: Ms. Laura Griffith
School: Arroyo Seco Museum Science Magnet School, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
Beth E. Buchanan, Grade 6 portrait
Emily E. Pofahl, Grade 6 portrait
Going Green to Prevent Green: Do Natural Preservatives Prevent Mold in Bread?
Advisor: Mr. Alan Newlove
School: Valley Oak Elementary, Fresno, Fresno County
Jack A. Claxton, Grade 7 portrait
When Is the Grass Really Greener?
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
Raju Ivaturi, Grade 7 portrait
Soda: The Silent Tooth Killer
Advisor: Mrs. Cynthia Ligeti
School: Medea Creek Middle School, Oak Park, Ventura County
J2007 — Honorable Mention
Madeline L. Karnes, Grade 6 portrait
Surviving the Arctic: Which Substance Makes the Best Insulator?
Advisor: Mrs. Peggy Greenfield
School: Stockdale Christian School, Bakersfield, Kern County
Emma L. Lauterbach, Grade 7 portrait
What's In Fruit: Brix by Brix
Advisor: Mr. Jeremy Noble
School: Pleasant Valley Elementary School, Penn Valley, Nevada County
Alexander R. Lay, Grade 8 portrait
Bacteria Hysteria: Which Backpacking Water Purification Method Removes the Most Bacteria from a Sample of River Water?
Advisor: Mrs. Lisa Kauffman
School: Clear Creek School, Grass Valley, Nevada County
Felicia N. Markfield, Grade 7 portrait
Hair Control
Advisor: Mrs. Tracy Maiwald
School: Sacred Heart Parish School, Hollister, San Benito County
J2011 — First Place
Crystal R. Poole, Grade 8 portrait
The Melting Point: A Study of Ingredients in Buttercream Icing
Advisor: Mrs. Erin Schumacher
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
Katelyn R. Rodriguez, Grade 7 portrait
Best Calorie Burner: Wii or Reality?
Advisor: Mrs. Robin Swann
School: North Creek Academy, Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County
Andrea R. Rohan, Grade 7 portrait
Orange You Glad for Vitamin C?
Advisor: Ms. Kaley McHale
School: All Hallows Academy, La Jolla, San Diego County
J2014 — Second Place
Nilay S. Sawant, Grade 6 portrait
Effect of Microwaving, Sunlight, and Heat Temperature on Vitamin C
Advisor: Ms. Corinna Chung
School: Kennedy (John F.) Middle School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
Shikha Srinivas, Grade 6 portrait
The Good, the Bad, and the Saturated Fat
Advisor: Dr. Vasanthi Srinivas
School: McAuliffe (Christa) Elementary School, Bakersfield, Kern County
Halie J. Swanson, Grade 8 portrait
Which Brand of Orange Juice Contains the Most Vitamin C?
Advisor: Mrs. Rita Armstrong
School: Los Cerritos Middle School, Thousand Oaks, Ventura County
Tatiana C. Trejo, Grade 8 portrait
Zap! Analyzing the Effectiveness of Oil Free Acne Cleansers and the Eradication of Escherichia coli
Advisor: Mrs. Jewely Lopez-Lickey
School: Sanger Academy Charter School, Sanger, Fresno County
Riley S. Unter, Grade 7 portrait
Monster Drinks Make Monstrous Teeth
Advisor: Mr. Hakan Taymaz
School: Pacific Technology School - Orangevale, Orangevale, Sacramento County
J2019 — Honorable Mention
Veronica L. Villarreal, Grade 8 portrait
The Citric Acid that Cures Kidney Stone Pain
Advisor: Mr. David Marchetti
School: La Colina Junior High School, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County
J2020 — Honorable Mention
Savannah A. Wittman, Grade 6 portrait
What Hand Cleaners Kill Bacteria the Best?
Advisor: Mrs. Carah Muetterties
School: Christian Family Learning Center, Angels Camp, Calaveras County
J2099 — Third Place
Genna T. Abele, Grade 8 portrait
Dissolve the Pain: How Does the Speed of Dissolution Vary among Name Brand Pain Relievers and the Generic Counterparts?
Advisor: Ms. Astrid Reichelt
School: St. John Fisher, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles County

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