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2001 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF)

Posted on Thursday, May 24, 2001 by for Awards, ISEF.

The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) is the world's largest pre-college celebration of science. Held annually in May, the Intel ISEF brings together over 1,200 students from 40 nations to compete for scholarships, tuition grants, internships, and scientific field trips. This year's ISEF was held in San Jose, California.

  • Michael Ng & Patrick Li
    "Sol-Gel Synthesis of Yttrium Iron Garnet Magnets"
    • Team Projects Presented by Science News -- Third Award of $1,000
    • San Jose State University-College of Science and College of Engineering In collaboration with Silicon Valley companies the colleges offer scholarships for study leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science in specified disciplines of science and engineering -- Scholarships of at least $8,000 per year for four years ($32,000 total)
    • US Army Award -- $3,000, a Certificate of Achievement, and a gold medallion
    • American Chemical Society -- First Award of $500
  • Angela Lee
    "Group I Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors in Epilepsy."
    • Medicine and Health Presented by Merck Research Laboratories -- Second Award of $1,500
    • American Physiological Society For the best projects in the physiological sciences which include cellular physiology, animal physiology and neurophysiology -- First Award of $1,000
  • Nadezhda Belova & Alisa Neymark
    "Tactile and Olfactory Aspects of Environmental Mapping in Procambarus clarkii"
    • Team Projects Presented by Science News -- Fourth Award of $500
    • Eastman Kodak Company For the best use of photography to gather data, solve a problem, or to clearly explain the essence of their science project -- Honorable Mention Awards of $250