Congratulations THSouth Science Research Team who made school history
on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the Hoosier State Science and Engineering Fair on the IUPUI campus in Indianapolis, Indiana.
For the first time ever
members were selected to represent the State of Indiana at the 2014 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles, California, May 11-17, 2014
. Senior Researchers Ryan Chung and Krishan Kumar
along with Sophomore Researcher Tingyue (Rita) Cui
were named ISEF finalists. Junior Researcher Anthea Weng
received a medal for becoming a HSEF finalist.
This is the third time that Ryan Chung has been named an ISEF Finalist as he has presented his science research at ISEF 2011 in Los Angeles and 2013 in Phoenix. Ryan was a First Place Grand Award winner at the 2013 Phoenix ISEF.
ISEF finalist Ryan Chung
also received awards for the Best Use of the Metric System and Excellence in Computer Science for his research, "MobileSoundDiscoveryApp: Mobile Audio Medical Devices and Quantitative-Qualitative Audio Analysis Applications and Designs Using an Autonomous Audio Knowledge Engine". ISEF finalist Tingyue Cui
received a Certificate of Achievement from the United States Air Force and The Second Place Overall Top Prize in the Sophomore Research Group for her research, "Factors That Influence Energies of Simple Hydrocarbons".
ISEF Finalist Krishan Kumar
presented "Explaining the map and matrix of the Discrete Lambert exponentiation" while HSEF Finalist Anthea Weng presented "Novel Alkaloids from Dendrobates auratus in Oahu, Hawai'i".
All students are sponsored by Terre Haute South Science Department Chairperson, Mrs. Melanie Huber
, who will accompany the Science Research Team to the 2014 Intel ISEF in Los Angeles, California.
Picture attached (left to right): 2014 ISEF Finalists Krishan Kumar, Ryan Chung, and Tingyue (Rita) Cui.