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2003 Siemens-Westinghouse Science and Technology Competition

Posted on Friday, October 31, 2003 by for Awards, Siemens.

The Siemens-Westinghouse Science and Technology Competition is a national research competition in the sciences and mathematics for high school students.


  • Hayley Miskiewicz and Lindsey Tannenbaum
    for their team project based upon the Neuropathology of Alzheimer’s Disease. They worked with Dr. Suzanne Mirra, of the Pathology department at the SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Downstate Medical Center.
  • Tzvetomira Atanassova
    for her project "The Synthesis and Spectroscopic Characterization of Thermoresponsive Gel N-isopropilacrylamide Modified with Gold Colloidal Nanoparticles." She worked with Dr. Malgorzata Ciszkowska, of the Analytical Chemistry department at Brooklyn College.