Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF)
The IEEE Computer Society continued its longstanding participation in Intel's ISEF, the world's largest precollege science fair. Young scientists showcased their innovative projects, networked with fellow students and professionals, and competed for more than $3 million in awards and scholarships.
2013 Intel ISEF Special Awards
|First Individual Award $1000||Apurv Hirsh Shekhar||The Blake School, Minneapolis, Minnesota||A Topographic Pressure Equalization Approach to Facility Assignment with Capacity Constraints for Disaster and Emergency Response|
|Second Individual Award $500||Brittany Michelle Wenger||The Out-of-Door Academy, Sarasota, Florida||Cloud4Cancer Tackles Genetic Expression Profiles to Diagnose Leukemia|
|Third Individual Award $350||Fan Zhang||Lisgar Collegiate Institute, Ottawa, Canada||Mobile Vision: An Efficient Algorithm and Its Applications|
|First Team Award $500 for each team member|| Kevin Li Huang |
Mustafa Abid Ansari
Jericho High School, Jericho, New York
Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School, Plainview, New York
|A Heuristic Method for Determining Distance-Optimal Supercomputer Interconnection Networks|
|Second Team Award $400 for each team member|| Szu-Jung Wu |
National Hsinchu Girls' Senior High School, Hsinchu City, Chinese Taipei
|Fish-eye Like Spot Magnifier with Low Cognitive Load for Image Browsing|
Winners will receive a framed certificate, and a one-year free subscription to the CS magazine of their choice. A winners group photo will also be published in an issue of "Computer" magazine.