About the Journal of Student Research

The Minnesota Academy of Science Journal of Student Research (MASJSR) is an open-access, online, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal for pre-collegiate student research. By publishing MASJSR, the Minnesota Academy of Science (MAS) seeks to promote excellence in science and scientific research at all levels and provide a forum to recognize pre-collegiate students who conduct exceptional research projects.

Volume 1 of MASJSR is now online! Four student authors were published in the inaugural journal in October, 2014. Read their papers by clicking on the title of their articles below. 

Drysdale, C, Combining Chemistry and Artistry: Synthesis and Identification of Artistic Copper Patinas Using Raman Spectroscopy, Minnesota Academy of Science Journal of Student Research, 2014; 2(2014): 1-11.

Simpson, C, Writing and applying a Monte Carlo simulation code to examine aerosol vapor pressure - an important factor in climate modeling, Minnesota Academy of Science Journal of Student Research, 2014; 2(2014): 12-20.

Hinz, KLG, Killer Carbs: Effects of 50% Dextrose Treatment on Postnatal Hypoglycemic Rats, Minnesota Academy of Science Journal of Student Research, 2014; 2(2014): 21-26.

Bingham, G, Starving Cancer: A Study of Glutamine Dependency in Cancer Cells, Minnesota Academy of Science Journal of Student Research, 2014; 2(2014): 27-35.