Metro Richmond Science Fair

The Metro Richmond Science Fair gives students the opportunity to demonstrate the application of their science and math knowledge in a competitive environment. 

Metro Richmond Science Fair Winners

2011 Metro Richmond Science Fair – Accepted Senior Engineering Projects

  • The Effect of the Ratio of Black Squares on the Temperature and Light Let In On a Window
    Zachary Abalos, Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools
  • The Effect of Lacquer Finish on the Durability of Different Hardwood Floors
    Rami Aboulhosn, Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools
  • The Effect of Different Floor Levels of a Model Structure on the Distance a Cube Moves During a Simulated Earthquake
    Becky Chen, Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools
  • The Effect of Different Flight Textures and Coatings on the Flight Distance of an Aircraft
    John Donahoe, Patrick Henry High School, Hanover County Public Schools
  • The Effect of the Number of Angles on the Time it Takes a Wall to Heat and Cool
    Brian Douglas, Math & Science High School at Clover Hill, Chesterfield County Public Schools
  • The Effect of Natural Dyes and Titanium Dioxide Paint on the Amount of Electrical Energy Produced by Solar Cells
    Kriti Gangal, Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools
  • End of the Rocket Age
    Dana Griffin, Lee-Davis High School, Hanover County Public Schools
  • Celloidosomes: A Journey Toward the Bioengineering of Artificial Micro-Glands and Micro-Bioreactors
    Samantha Marquez, Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School
  • The Effect of Fire on the Strength of Different Framing Studs
    James Roach, Patrick Henry High School, Hanover County Public Schools
  • The Effect of Different Frequencies of Sound Absorption of Acoustic Foam
    Jack Rotty, Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools
  • The Effect of Different Types of Bats on How Far a Softball Travels
    Ashley Samuels, Patrick Henry High School, Hanover County Public Schools
  • The Effect of Different Injection Pressures of Compressed Air on the Distance Traveled by a Wheel as Measured by Rotations
    Stephen Thompson, Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools
  • TESLA Boundary Layer Turbine
    Kristoffer von Ow, Math & Science High School at Clover Hill, Chesterfield County Public Schools