Bay Area Science & Engineering Fair

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May 4th to May 12, 2006

IISEFSeven BASEF finalists with their six projects attended the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Indianapolis, Indiana, from May 4th to 12th, 2006. Seven awards worth $8,250 were awarded to two of the projects. We're truly proud of the work and acheivments of all of our team members, and we extend our thanks to all the parents and teachers who encouraged the kids to succeed as they have.

Finalist Projects and Awards Won

Sounds into Syllables II -Windows to the World of Childhood Autism

Kayla Cornale (Assumption High School)

  • Intel Foundation Achievement Award of $3,000

  • Best of Category - Behavioral and Social Sciences - Third Award of $1,000

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association - First Award of $1,000 and a certificate

  • American Psychological Association - Honorable Mention Award
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association - Award of $250
  • National Academy of Neuropsychology - Honorable Mention Award
CSI: Controlled Spherical Intelligence
Ben Gulak (Hillfield Strathallan College)
Alex Malloy (Hillfield Strathallan College)
  • Intel Foundation Achievement Award of $1,000
  • Showboard Award of $500
Date Rape Drugs: Can They Be Detected?
Anne Marie Child (Westdale High School)
  • Trip to China to attend the CASTIC
  • Intel Foundation Achievement Awards - Award of $500
The Silent Passenger:  Carbon Monoxide, Carboxyhaemoglobin and The Commuter
Jordan Bowman (St. Mary's High School)
The Use of Acetone as an Additive in Biofuel Mixtures
Chris Foster (North Park Collegiate and Vocational School)
Xiong Zhao (North Park Collegiate and Vocational School)