Four Teams of Campers Mentored by Texas State Faculty Named Semifinalists in the Siemens Competition
- Junu Lee, Andrew Lu, and Sophia Sun, mentored by Eugene Curtin, for their project "Applications of Grassmann Algebra on Laplacian Matrices and Their Properties"
- Gina Chen, Vivian Liu, and Kyle Wang, mentored by Lucas Rusnak, for their project "A Generalization of Structural Degree of Imbalance and Complexity in Oriented Hypergraphs"
- Emily Chen, Surya Namboodiri, and Lillian Sun, mentored by Shuying Sun, for their project "DNA Co-Methylation Patterns in Cancerous and Normal Tissues"
- Julia Jia, Catherine Li, and Angela Zhang, mentored by Ziliang Zong, for their project "Exploring Energy Efficient Query Optimization Techniques for Databases Without Degrading Performance"
Congratulations to these four teams and their mentors for being recognized for their impressive work on original questions in math and science!
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