Awards

NYSSEF ISEF 2017 Award Winners

SPECIAL AWARDS

SOFT042 – MFT: Improving Convolutional Object Tracking with Feed Separated Learning

  • Michael Lee, Manhasset High School, NY

Intel Foundation Cultural and Scientific Visit to China Award
The Intel Foundation believes that cultural experiences can help shape and strengthen scientific research. This year, for the first time, the Intel Foundation is partnering with the China Adolescents for Science and Technology Organization to award an 11-day trip to the Chinese cities of Beijing, Chengdu and Hong Kong. The winners will attend the China Adolescent Science and Technology Innovation Contest, the largest national science competition in China.

Air Force Research Laboratory – Michael Lee, Manhasset High School
The United States Air Force is dedicated to science & technology, focusing on innovative and creative projects with sustainability. U-S-A-F selects projects that are directly aligned with their mission.

First Award of $750 in SOFT Intel ISEF Category

Ashtavadhani Vidwan Ambati Subbaraya Chetty Foundation Michael Lee, Manhasset High School

AVASC awards projects that display outstanding creativity, ingenuity and have the potential to alleviate the human condition or mark a substantive advancement in the scientific field.

First Award of $1,000

Association for Computing Machinery- Michael Lee, Manhasset High School

ACM is widely recognized as the premier membership organization for computing professionals, delivering resources that advance computing as a science and a profession; enable professional development; and promote policies and research that benefit society. ACM hosts the computing industry’s leading Digital Library and serves its global members and the computing profession with journals and magazines, conferences, workshops, electronic forums, and Learning Center.

Second Award of $750

Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence- Michael Lee, Manhasset High School

AAAI is a scientific society devoted to advancing the scientific understanding of the mechanisms underlying thought and intelligent behavior and their embodiment in machines. AAAI promotes research in, and responsible use of, artificial intelligence, as well as public understanding of artificial intelligence. AAAI also strives to improve the teaching and training of AI practitioners, and provide guidance on the importance and potential of current AI developments and future directions.

Third Award of $500

Rachel Chang, Manhasset High School
Ryan Thorpe, Manhasset High School

ENEV047T – The Development of a Mechanized Approach to Rapidly and Sensitively Detect and Purify Water Contaminated with Shigella, E. coli, Salmonella, and Cholera through the Use of Carbon-Based Biosensors in Conjunction with Arduino-Controlled Micropipettes

ASU Rob and Melani Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives

ASU Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives are the result of a $27.5 million investment in Arizona State University’s Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability by the Walton Family Foundation. Within the Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives, diverse teams of faculty, students, entrepreneurs, researchers, and innovators collaborate to deliver sustainability solutions, accelerate global impact, and inspire future leaders through eight distinct initiatives.

First Award of $2,500

GRAND AWARDS

Intel ISEF Best of Category Award Winner of $5,000
SOFT042 – MFT: Improving Convolutional Object Tracking with Feed Separated Learning

  • Michael Lee, Manhasset High School

First Award of $3,000
SOFT042 – MFT: Improving Convolutional Object Tracking with Feed Separated Learning

  • Michael Lee, Manhasset High School

Second Award of $1,500
MATS049 – Multifunctional NGF-Au-SPIO Nanoparticles: Magnetically Directing Neurite Extension and Orientation

  • Grace Hu, Jericho High School

ENEV047T – The Development of a Mechanized Approach to Rapidly and Sensitively Detect and Purify Water Contaminated with Shigella, E. coli, Salmonella, and Cholera through the Use of Carbon-Based Biosensors in Conjunction with Arduino-Controlled Micropipettes

  • Ryan Thorpe and Rachel Chang, Manhasset High School

TMED042 – The Structural, Mechanistic, and Clinical Applications of NT5C2 in Drug Resistance and Relapse of T-ALL

  • Sarah Romanelli, Oceanside High School

Fourth Award of $500
CELL048 – Lecithin-Retinol Acyl Transferase in Squamous Cell Carcinoma: The Relationship between Oncology and Wound Repair

  • Emily Peterson, Smithtown High School East, NY
NYSSEF ISEF 2016 Winners

Congratulations NYSSEF ISEF 2016 Winners

Ariel Slepyan– George W. Hewlett High School – Microbiology – 2nd Place
 
Matthew Perkins – George W. Hewlett High School – Cellular and Molecular Biology – 3rd Place
 
Jordyn Schor – Plainview-Old Bethpage; JFK HS – Behavioral Sciences – 3rd Place
 
Cassandra Grello – Half Hollow Hills High School – Biomedical Sciences – 4th Place
 
Sarah Lee – Syosset High School – Chemistry – 4th Place

 

Congratulations to the NYSSEF 2016 ISEF Finalists

Last Name First Name School
Etwaru Karena Half Hollow Hills High School East
Fischthal Alec G.W.Hewlett High School
Golden
Remi G.W.Hewlett High School
Grello Cassandra Half Hollow Hills High School East
Janis Ray Commack High School
Khakh Chenab G.W.Hewlett High School
Lee Sarah Syosset High School
Mitra Kyle Commack High Schoo
Noto Allegra Schreiber High School
Perkins Matthew G.W.Hewlett High School
Schor Jordyn Plainview-Old Bethpage JFK
Selamit Moges Elmont Memorial High School
Shah Rishi Jericho High School
Slepyan Ariel G.W.Hewlett High School
Wang Aaron Jericho High School

Broadcom and Andromeda Divisions 2016 Award Winners

Award Ceremony held at Jericho High School on May 24th, 2016 (Broadcom; 6PM) and (Andromeda; 6:30PM).

Broadcom And Andromeda Winners.