Junior Science And Humanities Symposium Winners

2021 Southwest Junior Science and Humanities Symposium Winners

First Place ~ Eliana Juarez National JSHS Oral Presenter, $2000 scholarship, $500 cash award ~ V. Sue Cleveland High School Project Title: Using Machine Learning to Combat Air Pollution by Forecasting Hourly Tropospheric Ozone Levels

Second Place ~ Milidu Jayaweera National JSHS Oral Presenter, $1500 scholarship, $400 cash award ~ La Cueva High School Project Title: A Novel AI-based GPS Anti-spoofing System with Subspace Differential Direction-of- Arrival Estimation and Deep Learning Against Dynamic Spoofers

Third Place ~ Marissa Martinez National JSHS Poster Presenter, $1000 scholarship, $300 cash award ~ Monte Vista Senior High School Project Title: Traveling Trout: Viability of Trout Eggs Along the Mainstream of the Geothermally Altered Alamosa River Watershed

Fourth Place ~ Gabriel Gurule National JSHS Poster Presenter, $200 cash award ~ Albuquerque Institute of Math & Science Project Title: Solving the Issue of Inefficiency for Multiple Faceted Variable Energy Systems

Fifth Place ~ Aditya Koushik National JSHS Poster Presenter, $100 cash award ~ La Cueva High School Project Title: Designing a Monte Carlo Python Computer Program to Model Random Mutations Across T-cell resistant Sequences and Hotspots in the SARS-CoV-2 Spike Glycoprotein

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2020 Winners
1st Place - Lillian Petersen
2nd Place - Paulina Naydenkov
3rd Place - AnaMaria Perez
4th Place - Milidu Jayaweera
5th Place - Gianna Nilvo

2019 Winners
1st Place Rusty Ludwigsen
2nd Place Milidu Jayaweera
3rd Place Britney Hsu
4th Place Mustafa Muhyil
5th Place Charles Strauss

2019 Poster Session Winners
1st Place Camille Rawinski
2nd Place Robyn Evans
3rd Place Marley Ramon

2018 Winners
1st Place - Lillian Petersen (Los Alamos HS)
2nd Place - Rusty Ludwigsen (APS Early College Academy)
3rd Place - AnaMaria Perez (ABQ Academy)
4th Place - Lien Tang (Manzano HS)
5th Place - Jen Marie Pfifer (Los Lunas HS)

2017 Winners
1st Place - $2000 scholarship and all-expense paid trip to present at the National JSHS in San Diego, CA Lillian Petersen – Los Alamos High School
2nd Place - $1500 scholarship and all-expense paid trip to present at the National JSHS in San Diego, CA Akshay Jain – La Cueva High School
3rd Place - $1000 scholarship and all-expense paid trip to present at the National JSHS in San Diego, CA Ben Hammel – Albuquerque High School
4th Place - All-expense paid trip to present at the National JSHS in San Diego, CA Rusty Ludwigsen – Early College Academy
5th Place - All-expense paid trip to present at the National JSHS in San Diego, CA Lea Godret-Miertschin – Sandia High School