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					17th Annual Awards Day Ceremony
         April 24, 2007
And we are proud of you all!


      You Took the Challenge!
        Master of Ceremonies

Shaun Cooper, Supercomputing Challenge
 Board of Directors and NMSU
A Welcome to Los Alamos
 National Laboratory from
       Dr. Anna Zurek,
Deputy Principal Associate Director for
Science, Technology, and Engineering.
 Presentation of the Finalists

              Gina Fisk, LANL


Betsy Frederick, Consult
                  The Finalists
Team 7 Albuquerque Academy     Team 51 Los Alamos High

Team 8 Albuquerque Academy     Team 52 Los Alamos High

Team 32 Eldorado / Manzano     Team 82 Oñate High

Team 38 Homeschool, Manzano,   Team 83 Oñate High
  St.Pius                      Team 94 Sandia Prep
Team 44 Las Cruces
      First Year in the Challenge


Presented by Betsy Frederick and Celia Einhorn
   First Year in the Challenge
Karen Glennon, Jackson Middle School
Jennifer Keller, Eldorado High School
Rey Martinez, Home school
Mary Neikirk, Santa Fe Indian School
Terry Nickerson, Academy for Technology and the Classics
Balu Settu, Socorro High School
         Champion Teachers

Presented by Betsy Frederick and Celia Einhorn
   Champion Teachers


Jimmy Crawford, Lovington High School
  Randy Gaylor, Artesia High School
 Los Alamos National Laboratory
 Environmental Modeling Award


Presenter, David Janecky, LANL
 Los Alamos National Laboratory
 Environmental Modeling Award


Team 1 Academy for Technology and the Classics
Society of Technical Communication



 Best Written Report presented by Judy Prono
Society of Technical Communication



 Team 38: Home school, Manzano, St. Pius X
 Best HTML Final Report



Presented by Peter Yanke, BX Internet
Best HTML Final Report



 Team 7 Albuquerque Academy
Teacher Appreciation Award



     Presented by Punit Shah
Teacher Appreciation Award




   Jim Mims of Albuquerque Academy
  Computer Forensics and
    Encryption Award



Presented by Jon Hill, iniCom Networks
Computer Forensics and
  Encryption Award



 Team 16 Artesia High School
               Recognition of Judges
   Mike Trahan, Sandia National Laboratories, Principal
    Member of the Technical Staff, Laser & Computational
    Initiatives.

   Eleanor Walther, Sandia National Laboratories, Principal
    Member of the Technical Staff, Emergent Threats.
       Community Focus Award




Presented by Betsy Frederick, Supercomputing Challenge
       Community Focus Award




Team 72 Navajo Preparatory School
Best Use of StarLogo Award


  Presented by Irene Lee, Santa Fe Institute
Best Use of StarLogo Award


       Team 22 Bosque School
MathWorks Rising Star Award


 Presented by Cleve Moler, President MathWorks
MathWorks Rising Star Award


     Team 8 Albuquerque Academy
    Students’ Choice Award
      for Favorite Project


Presented by Rick Scott, NM Public Education
  Department, Math & Science Bureau Chief.
Students’ Choice Award
  for Favorite Project


    Team 68 Melrose High School
    Tribune Lighthouse Award
for Best Professional Presentation



 Presented by Phill Casaus, Albuquerque Tribune
    Tribune Lighthouse Award
for Best Professional Presentation



     Team 94 Sandia Preparatory School
   Senator Jeff Bingaman's
    Middle School Award

Presented by Gloria Zamora,
        Senator Bingaman's Office
  Senator Jeff Bingaman's
   Middle School Award

Team 22 Bosque School
Team 91 Rio Rancho Mid-High
Cray High Performance Award




 Presented by Mike Davis of Cray, Inc.
Cray High Performance Award




 Team 7 Albuquerque Academy
CHECS Internet Research Award




   Presented by Max Baca, NM CHECS
CHECS Internet Research Award




   Team 53 Los Alamos High School
CHECS Teamwork Award




Presented by Max Baca, NM CHECS
CHECS Teamwork Award




Team 94 Sandia Preparatory School
Technical Poster Award
(Cover for the 2006-2007 Final Reports)



 Presented by Shaun Cooper, NMSU
   and Challenge Board of Directors
Technical Poster Award
(Cover for the 2006-2007 Final Reports)



 Team 68 Melrose High School
        Graphical Poster Award
 (Supercomputing Challenge Logo for the 2007-2008)




Presented by Shaun Cooper, NMSU and Supercomputing
  Challenge Board of Directors.
     Graphical Poster Award
(Supercomputing Challenge Logo for the 2007-2008)




         Team 49 Las Cruces High School
       Sandia National Laboratories’
      Creativity and Innovation Award


Presented by Eleanor Walther, Sandia National Laboratories,
  Principal Member of the Technical Staff, Emergent Threats.
      Sandia National Laboratories’
     Creativity and Innovation Award


Team 60 Manzano High School
      New Mexico Network for
   Women in Science and Engineering



Presented by Eleanor Walther, Sandia National Laboratories,
  Principal Member of the Technical Staff, Emergent Threats.
     New Mexico Network for
  Women in Science and Engineering



Team 95 Sandia Preparatory School
          Sponsor Recognition
Shaun Cooper, NMSU and Supercomputing Challenge
  Board of Directors.




    Let's hear it for all our sponsors,
    listed on our webpage!!!
      Consult Award for Service



Presented by David Kratzer, Supercomputing Challenge
       Consult Award for Service



Bill Blackler, President of the Board of the Supercomputing
  Challenge
  Overcoming Adversity Award




Presented by Celia Einhorn, Supercomputing Challenge
  Overcoming Adversity Award




Team 40 Jackson Middle School
             Governor’s Award



Presented by Bill Blackler, President of the Board of the
  Supercomputing Challenge
             Governor’s Award



Eleanor Walther, tireless champion for the Challenge!
  Division of Computing and
    Computational Science,
Los Alamos National Laboratory

Presented by Willard Smith and accepted by Gina Fisk
             Thanks, thanks, and more thanks!
     For the generous funding of Challenge scholarships
             Scholarship Winners



Presented by Willard Smith, Tennessee State University
  and NASA
 Supercomputing Challenge Sponsors

 Let'shear it for all our sponsors, listed on
  our webpage!!!
And now, the moment we have all
been waiting for….




  Bill Blackler, the envelopes please.
    Fourth Place

   Team 94 Sandia Preparatory School
    Examining the Evolution of Social Behaviors

    Alexander Clement, Amelia Clement, Gregory Fenchel,
    Jeffrey Fenchel and Jayson Lynch.
    Third Place

   Team 51 Los Alamos High School
    Compressible Fluid Dynamics

    Jonathan Robey and Dov Shlachter
    Second Place

   Team 52 Los Alamos High School
    E. coli in Hostile Environments

    Stoyana Alexandrova and Iliana Alexandrova
    First Place

   Team 38 Home school, Manzano, St. Pius X
    Optimizing Trajectories

    Kristin Cordwell, Erika DeBenedictis and Brian Lott.
   The Last Word
David Kratzer, Consult
Box Lunches will be served in the kitchen behind the
auditorium after the award ceremony.



                 Turkey & Cheese Sandwich
                    Ham & Cheese Sandwich
                        Veggie Sandwich
              with Chips, Cookies, Drinks and Fruit.