Space Settlement Design Contest 2005 Results


Statistics

This year we received 109 submissions from 586 students sponsored by 34 teachers. Entries came from India, Iran, Japan, Nepal, Romania, Turkey and 13 states: California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin.

Awards will be sent out to all participants soon.

Winners

Grand Prize

There was a tie for the grand prize this year. Temis submitted by Horia-Mihail Teodorescu and MARS submitted by the team of Manoj. K and Sathish Kumar shared this years top honor. Horia-Mihail was awarded the top hornor for scientific emphasis while Manoj and Sathish were honored for engineering emphasis. Horia-Mihail, from Iasi, Romania was sponsored by three instructors, Adam Koriloff, Margareta Constantinescu and Dr. H.N. Teodorescu. Manoj and Sathish working independently, are students in Tamil Nadu, India.
Congratulations to these young students for such outstanding research projects.

Note: for the rest of the prizes there were individual, team (consisting of 2-6 students) and large group (from 7-25 students), for two groups: 6-9th grade and 10-12th grade. There were two additional categories for Artistic merit and Literary merit.
Team names are listed by submission.

Student Art Gallery

First Prize

Second Prize

Third Prize

Honorable Mention:

Teachers

These teachers involved their classes in the contest:

Judges

Special thanks to Ruth Globus at NASA Ames Research Center for supporting this educational activity.

space settlement home page

Contest home page