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2012 New York City Science and Engineering Fair (NYCSEF) Awards

Posted on Thursday, March 29, 2012 by for Awards, NYCSEF.

NYCSEF Second Award

  • Mert Kemal Keçeli & Jia Wen "Joanne" Tan (Biochemistry)
    Project: Intracellular association of Mycoplasma hominis with Trichomonas vaginalis
    Mentor: Nigel Yarlett, Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences, Pace University
  • Tianna Chin (Medicine & Health Sciences)
    Project: Construction, expression, and characterization of influenza M2e and FP recombinant fusion proteins
    Mentor: Lanying Du, Viral Immunology Laboratory, New York Blood Center

NYCSEF Third Award

  • Jennifer Liberchuk (Behavioral & Social Sciences)
    Project: Who Are You Wearing?
  • Kateryna "Kate" Zarudna (Behavioral & Social Sciences)
    Project: What Does God Have To Do With It?: Christianity’s Influence on Capital Punishment.
  • Mohamed Adnan (Biochemistry)
    Project: Cycloaddition reaction with vinylketene iron (0) complex towards synthesis of catechol derivatives
    Mentor: Wayne F.K. Schnatter, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Long Island University
  • Tammy Jiang (Cellular & Molecular Biology)
    Project: The role of SDF1-interacting proteins in collective cell migration
    Mentor: Holger Knaut, Department of Developmental Genetics, NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Emilee Yang, Amanda Ye, & Jacinda Zhou (Cellular & Molecular Biology)
    Project: Protein and lipid interactions of PGK1
    Mentor: William J. Chirico, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Joshua Wadler (Earth & Planetary Sciences)
    Project: Relationship of Precipitation to Cloud Properties from a National Storm Tracker Database
    Mentor: Brian Vant-Hull, Cooperative Remote Sensing Science and Technology Center, City College
    Josh also won the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Award and the American Meteorological Society Award