BROADCOM MASTERS MIDDLE SCHOOL COMPETITION Finalists include 2 Rochester, Minnesota Students

 

IRVINE, Calif. and WASHINGTON, DC – September 2, 2015

BROADCOM MASTERS 2015 COMPETITION FINALISTS – TWO ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA STUDENTS

Join 28 other Middle School students for the final competition.

Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public present the 30 middle school finalists who will compete in the fifth annual Broadcom MASTERS® competition. The 14 girls and 16 boys are from 14 states and represent 29 schools. The finalists win an all-expense paid trip to the Silicon Valley and will compete for cash and experiential prizes. Finalists were selected by a panel of distinguished scientists and engineers from among 300 semifinalists and 2,230 applicants in 39 states and American Samoa.

Pranav Anandarao, Rochester, MN      

Efficiency of Electromagnetic Regenerative Shock Absorbers Under Simulated Road Conditions”

 Andrew Eggebraaten, Rochester, MN 

“Building a better robotic hand: stronger, wireless, tactile feedback, controllable with an iPhone app”.

 Congratulations Pranav and Andy!

 Full list of Broadcom Masters 30 Finalists  http://www.broadcomfoundation.org/masters/finalists/2015