## Physics Research

### 2016 Abstracts

- The Effect of Different Steel Structures on the Signal Strength of Radio Waves
- The Effect of Node Position and Multi Particle Levitation on the Acoustic Levitation of Tissue Paper
- The Effect of Dimpling on the Force of Drag on a Boat
- Autonomization of a Remote Controlled Car
- Three Dimensional Graphing
- The Effect of Sail Size, Wind Speed, and Wind Angle on the Velocity of a Sailboat
- The Effect Waveform has on the Efficiency of AC Based Wireless Power Transfer System
- The Effect of Bend Angle, Bend Radius, and Coating on the Percent Retention of Light in an Optical Fiber
- The Effect of Number of Stages, Steel Balls, and Distance between Stages on the Final Velocity of a Magnetic Linear Accelerator
- The Effect of Varying Temperatures and Laser Treatment on the Effectiveness of Diamagnetic Levitation Systems
- Monitoring Fan Speed to Manipulate Magnetic Fields
- Analyzing the Relationship between a Train’s Center of Mass and its Tipping Point
- Measuring Sound Intensities of Instruments to Determine Optimal Placement

### 2015 Abstracts

- Optimization of Thermally Regenerative Electrochemical Cycles in Galvanic Cells
- The Effect of Ethylene Vinyl Acetate, Polyurethane, and Polyethylene Foam Headgear on the Outcome of a Concussion
- The Effect of Ribbing and Boat-Tail Length on a Bullet’s Drag
- How the Temperature of Water Affects the Rate of Change in Temperature of Concrete
- Reducing Sound Pressure of an Aerodynamic Vehicle
- Reducing the Urban Heat Island Effect through Asphalt Shingles
- Effectiveness of Reflective 2D and 3D Parabolic Shapes on Router Wi-Fi Signal Strength Over Distance
- A Study on the Shielding Rates of Electromagnetic Fields Using Steel, Aluminum, and Plywood
- The Effects of Blade Design, Blade Length, and Wind Speed on the Energy Output of a Wind Turbine
- The Effect of the Height Which a Basketball is Dropped on the Loss of Air Pressure and the Amount of Energy Transferred to Thermal Energy
- Reducing Acceleration in Three Dimensions using a Force Redirection Helmet
- Analysis of Current Methods of Smoke Removal in Structural Fires

### 2014 Abstracts

- Determining the Most Effective Phone Case in Reducing the Acceleration of a Phone
- The Effect of Total Mass and Distance of a Hanging Mass on the Acceleration of a Helicopter
- The Investigation of Wind Resistance on Architectural Structures
- The Application of a Hot Water Pumping System to Automobile Windshields
- The Effect of Voltage on the Maximum Velocity Achieved by a Magnetic Levitation Train on a Magnetic Levitation Track
- The Effects of Light Concentration, Surface Area, and Temperature on the Electrical Output of a Solar Panel
- Determining the Effect of Buoy Size and Number of Magnets Added to a Energy Generator on the Voltage Generated by a Hydrokinetic Device
- Effect of Angle Orientation of Muon Detectors on Muon Flux
- Effect of Shoulder Pad Design on Acceleration in a Collision
- The Effect of Saddle Material on Note Sustenance
- The Effect of Material Order and Thickness on the Absorption of Radiation
- The Dispersion of LED Light Through Transparent Plastics

### 2013 Abstracts

- The Effect of Different Dimple Sizes on the Drag Force on a Car
- The Effects of Helmet Padding, Drop Angle, and Position of Impact on the Acceleration of the Head in a Football-related Collision
- Conservation of Energy of Running Shoes
- The Effect of off Center Hits on a Golf Ball’s Smash Factor and Dispersion
- The Effect of Time and Velocity on a Homemade Generator
- The Effects of Velocity and Mass of a Car and Curve Radius of the Track on the G-Force Felt on a Roller Coaster
- The Effect of Salt, Sand, and Sugar on the Kinetic and Static Friction Between Ice and a Tire
- Reducing the Acceleration of a House During an Earthquake
- Comparing the Efficiency of a StandardThree-Bladed Wind Turbine to the Efficiency of a Helical Savonius Turbine at Various Wind Speeds
- The Effect of Blade Length, Number of Blades, and Funnel Nozzle Diameter on Voltage Output of Water Wheel
- The Effect of Coefficient of Friction, Angle of Elevation, and Frequency of Oscillation on the DC Voltage Output of a Ferrofluid-Enhanced Generator
- The Effect of Reflective Surfaces, Solar Panel Angle, Distance of the Reflective Surfaces, and the Effect of a Prism on the Voltage Output of a Solar Panel

### 2012 Abstracts

- Effect of Shoe Configuration, Running Speed, and Striking Style on the Maximum Acceleration of the Knee
- Maximizing the Lift on an Airfoil Using Upper Camber Height, Wing Texture, and Angle of Attack
- Magnetic Repulsion of Lightning
- Tire Factors and Their Effects on Fuel Efficiency of Automobiles
- The Strength of Bridges
- How Does Bike Tire Diameter and Generator Spindle Diameter Effect the Magnitude of Power Produced Over Time
- Effects of Light Angle, Paint Color, Apparatus Height, and Tint Film Transparency on Voltage Produced
- The Effectiveness of Various Brands of Padded Compression Shirts
- The Effects of Number of Magnets and Input Current on Voltage and Output Current
- The Effect of Voltage and Distance between Coils on the Distance Traveled by a Car
- Lorentz Force of a Magnetohydrodynamic Thruster
- The Effect of Stick Flex on Puck Velocity

### 2011 Abstracts

- The Effect of Bonding Material Concentration on the Shear Strength of a Composite
- The Effect of Plié on the Force and Axial Accelerations of a Jump
- Changing the Acceleration of a Roller Coaster
- Measuring the Force of the Coanda Effect through Manipulation of Pipe Radius, Nozzle Height and Oil Viscosity
- How Does Wind Speed and Surface Area Affect the Drag Force on a Car?
- The Answer to Running-Related Knee Injuries
- Wind Turbine Noise to Power Ratio
- The Nature of Light from an Extinguished Light Source
- How the Wire Thickness and Wire Exposure to Heat Affect Electrical Potential Output of a Thermocouple
- The Study of Variable Stars
- Which Type of Renewable Energy, Wind or Solar, Will Produce More Usable Energy
- The Effects of Vehicle Seatback Mobility on the Acceleration of Passengers in Rear-End Collisions

### 2010 Abstracts

- Effect of Angle, Color, Wattage, and Type of Light Bulb on the Intensity of Light
- The Effect of Roof Color and Material on the Rate of Temperature Change of an Enclosed Structure
- The Effect of Club Head Size, Club Head Material, and Shaft Flex on the Distance Traveled by a Struck Golf Ball
- Effects of Wire Diameter, Actuation Temperature, and Liquid Specific Heat on Maximum Contraction Force of Wet Robotic Actuators
- The Effect of Water Flow and Water Drop Height on the Power Output of a Water Wheel
- The Effect of Different Packing Materials on the Acceleration of a Packaged Object
- The Effects of Seat Belt Style and Seat Recline on the Pressure Applied by the Seat Belt on the Human Body
- Windbelts: Design, Performance, and ApplicationWindbelts: Design, Performance, and Application
- The Effect of Impact Location on the Distance Traveled by a Soccer Ball
- Differentiation In Volleyball Travel Distances After Varying Positions of Forearm Contact Points
- Which Material of Neodymium, Alnico, AND Ceramic Will Have the Greatest Sound Amplitutde and the Least Number of Peaks on an FFT Table when Used as the Magnets in Guitar Picks

### 2009 Abstracts

- How Distance Between Reflections, Angle of Reflection, and Quantity of Reflections Affect the Light Amplified by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
- The Effects of the Angle of a Light Source and the Presence of a Synthetic Cloud on Solar Energy Production
- The Effect of Water Velocity and Salinity on the Power Output of a Magnetohydrodynamic Generator
- Determining the Efficiency of Current Wireless Energy Transfer Methods
- The Difference in Proportional Tone Output and Background Noise of Single-Coil and Dual-Coil Guitar Pickups
- The Effect of Swimsuits on Drag Force
- The Effects of Crash Angle and Bumper Material on Human Injury in Automobile Collisions
- Wind Speed: Causes and Applications
- The Effect of Temperature on Simple Visual Reaction Time
- Effect of Light Bulbs, Distance, and Mirror Angles on the Intensity of Light
- The Effect of Collision Velocity, Relative Head Restraint Height, Relative Head Restraint Backset, and Head Restraint Cushioning on the Acceleration of the Head in a Rear-end Collision Simulation
- The Effect of Blowgun Length and Dart Fin Length on the Firing Speed of Blowguns

### 2008 Abstracts

- The Attenuation of Microwaves by Plastic Resins
- The Effect of Bow Shape on the Average Velocity of a Boat
- The Effects of Magnet Strength, Metal Type, and Number of Passes Over Magnets on the Decrease in the Linear Velocity of a Small Car
- The Holographic Analysis of Mass and Height Factors on Material Compreassion
- The Difference in Precision of Hits Between Different Style Putters
- The Effect of Pitch and Surface Area of a Propeller on an Engine

### 2007 Abstracts

- Effect of Blade Length, Number of Blades, Angle of the Blades, and Wind Speed on the Electrical Output of a Windmill-Powered Generator
- Varying Emissivity By Color
- The Efficiency of Resistors
- The Effects of Spray Lubricants on the Triboelectric Charges of Plastics
- Effect of Factors on the Lift on an Airfoil
- Drag Force Reduction in Swimming
- Effect of Focus Area, Temperature and Intensity on the Electrical...
- Effect of Wind Speed, Foil Angle, and Percentage of Foil on Velocity...
- Effects of Angle of Approach, Surface Area, and Surface Type on Drag
- Effect of Insulator Material, Distance From a Source, and Frequency on the Decrease...
- The Effect of Viscosity, Temperature of a Liquid and Texture of Surface on...

### 2006 Abstracts

- The Effect of Mass and Radius on the Acceleration of a Bicycle Wheel
- Tensile Strength of Thermoplastic Elastomers
- The Effects of Rubber Band Width, Tail Fin Angle, and Number of Winds on the...
- The Effect of Halogen, Fluorescent, and Black Lights on the Velocity of a Solar...
- The Effect of Changing The Number and Angle of Blades on the Energy That a...
- The Accuracy of Listed Values of Resistors
- The Effect of Varying Viscosity on the Accuracy of Bernoulli's Prinicipal
- Coil Conundrum
- Hovercrafts
- Magnetohydrodynamic Propulsion Systems
- Electromagnetism with Respect to Generators and Motors
- The Effect of Surface Area and Target Material on the Force of Collisions

### 2005 Abstracts

- The Effectiveness of a Bicycle Helmet
- Bottle Rocket Impulse with Water and Vegetable Oil
- The Difference of Temperatures Between Low-Emissivity Glass and Regular Glass
- Effect of Water on the Force of Wind
- Determining Power Output of Natural Acids
- The Effects of Ultrasonics on Carpenter Ants
- Effectiveness of Paper, Vinyl, and Laminate at Increasing Capacitance of a Parallel Plate Capacitor

### 2004 Abstracts

- The Effect of Shingle Color and Roof Ventilation on the Temperature of Model Houses
- Bernoulli's Equation Explained
- Feel the Heat Beneath Your Feet
- Robot Algorithms
- The Effictiveness of Inside/Outside Insulation
- Seeking the Nature of Light
- Is Total Momentum Conserved When Two Pucks Collide on an Air Hockey Table?
- The Effect of Buffers on the Resulting Acceleration of Waves
- The Effects of Coil Length, Magnetic Strength, and Voltage on the Torque of Direct...
- Radiator Madness
- Projectile Motion

### 2003 Abstracts

- Thermal Expansion
- The Effects of Center of Mass Placement on the Turning Radius on Front and Rear...
- The Effects of Positive Pressure Ventilation, Negative Pressure Ventilation and...
- The Drag Coefficients of Boats
- Producing Electricity Using Waves and a Solenoid Magnet Apparatus
- Comparison of the Strength of Two Different Truss Designs
- A Pattern of Excellence: An Investigation Into the Effect of the Defrost Line Pattern...
- Difference in Face Temperature Change When Asked Passive Questions Opposed...
- Effect of Various Factors on the Range of a Trebuchet
- Varying Emissivity by Color
- A Study of Low-E Glass

### 2002 Abstracts

- Measuring Thermal Radiation Transmitted Through Various Aluminum Surfaces
- The Cooling Effects of Varied Perimeter Objects
- The Effects of Elevation Angle on a Solar Cell's Current
- The Effect of Temperature Difference on the Carnot Efficiency Theorem
- Determining Which Household Building Material Absorbs the Most Decibels of Sound...
- Strength Testing of Four Variations of the Warren Truss
- Effect of Different Packaging Materials on Force of Impact
- Fun with Golf Balls
- The Coefficient of Drag Present on Varying Car Front End Designs in a Wind Tunnel
- Comparing The Number of Repetitions Per Minute Done by Different Types of Motors
- Determining the Effect of Different Factors on the Strength of an Electromagnet
- The Effect of Differing Natural Brick Fillers on the Strength of Bricks

### 2001 Abstracts

- Comparison of the Strengths of Several Different Truss Designs
- The Sound Attenuation of Various Construction Materials
- The Effectiveness of Various Materials for Radioactive Shielding
- The Effect of Added Mass to the RPM of a Spinning Wheel
- The Effect of Variable Axle Configurations on the Turning Radius of Vehicles
- The Ballistics of a Nerf Dart Gun at Multiple Angles
- The Effect of Pitch on Solar Panel Voltage Output
- Light as a Field or Wavicle
- Creating Simple Holograms

### 2000 Abstracts

- The Effect of Blade Shape, Number of Blades and Blade Pitch on a Wind Power...
- The Effect of Pole Alignment and Steel on the Magnetic Holding Strength of Ceramic...
- Fastener Strength
- The Effect of Temperature, Agitation, and Molarity on the Etch Time of Printed Circuit...
- Comparison Testing of Coefficients of Restitution of Golf Balls
- Sand Patterns on Circular Chladni Plates
- The Efficiency of Various Barriers on Road Noise Abatement
- Submarine Stability
- Insulation for the Basement
- Irrelevancy of Mass When Rounding Frictionless Curves
- Comparison of Automotive Tail Lights
- Classifying Recyclable Materials by Frequency

### 1999 Abstracts

- Rocket Trajectory Prediction
- The Speed of Light
- The Accuracy of the Doppler Shift Equation
- Glass Fusing
- Bernoulli's Principle
- The Computer Controlled Linear Acceleration of Ferromagnetic Material in Transient...
- Shaken Not Stirred
- How to Have the Time of Your Life
- "Celling" Electrochemistry
- Amino Acid Formation in Earth's Primitive Atmosphere
- Loudspeaker Design
- Analyzation of a Wooden Bridge Structure

### 1997 Abstracts

- EMF: It's Everywhere!
- Brake Light Effectiveness
- Dowsing: Is it a Science?
- Solar Thermal Energy: Testing Efficient Means of Collection
- The Dewey Decibel System
- Alternative Projectile Accelerators
- The Detection of Lies
- Liquid Power: The Wave of the Future
- Power to the People: The Shocking Power of Electrochemical Cells

### 1996 Abstracts

- Not Until the Fat Lady Sings
- Today's Slingshot and Jell-O Experiment
- How Not to Alter the Output of an Alternator
- (Mis)Adventures in Radiation
- Stereograms
- Analyzing the Acoustics of the Fraser High School Auditorium
- MagLev (Magnetic Levitation)
- Wings: The Aerodynamics of Lift on Various Wing Designs
- Propagation of Sound
- The Search for the Ideal Soccer Ball