Meet Polygence Scholars and explore their projects

Fresh graduates taking a selfie
Mosi Jones
Mosi Jones
Health Careers High School (Northside)
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Bacteriophage Use as a Living Therapy and Alternative to Antibiotics in The Dawn of Multi Drug Resistance“

Aldan Joseph
Aldan Joseph
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Early onset of Alzheimer's is on the rise - Evidence and Implications“

Savio Joseph
Savio Joseph
Amador Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “Building a Custom Gimbaled Rocket“

Anay Joshi
Anay Joshi
Mission San Jose High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Relationships among population, CO2 emissions per capita, GDP, and average temperature“

Anona Joshi
Anona Joshi
Lincoln School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Using Individualized Active Music Therapy to Investigate Parkinson’s Disease-Related Motor-cognitive Skill Decline and Quality of Life “

Tanisha Joshi
Tanisha Joshi
Dublin High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “History and Current Theories of Neurodevelopmental Disorders“

Rachana Kadikar
Rachana Kadikar
Enloe High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “Evaluating effectiveness of public and private policies on reduction of gender disparities in unpaid labor under varied economic, political, and social circumstances“

Reagan Kaelle
Reagan Kaelle
Miramonte High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “A Platform to Get Teens and Youth into Reading“

Meghna Kalagara
Meghna Kalagara
Rock Hill High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “The Influence of Asian Indian Ethnic and Gender Identity on Female Adolescents’ Mental Health During the COVID-19 Lockdown“

Akilesh Kale
Akilesh Kale
Dougherty Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “In what ways can the current biology community benefit and be expanded by cost-effective and easier ways to gain access to information and materials?“

Karishma Kamalahasan
Karishma Kamalahasan
JSS International School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Classifying Indian Classical Music(Carnatic) and Western Classical Music“

Hassanatu Kamara
Hassanatu Kamara
Gaithersburg High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Exploring Novel Combinatorial Therapies in Stomach/Gastric Cancer.“

Pavithra Kamatchi Soundaram
Pavithra Kamatchi Soundaram
Dublin High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Audio Signal Processing Tool for Machine Learning Enabled Detection of Parkinson’s Disease at Early Stages“

Krithin Kamineni
Krithin Kamineni
Dublin High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Literature Review on Collaborative Perception Enabled Autonomous Vehicle Safety Applications“

Rish Kamity
Rish Kamity
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Improving Disease Diagnosis from X-ray Imaging“

Justin Kang
Justin Kang
Saint James School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “What is an appropriate framework and timeline for a sustainable lunar base that is cost-conscious, ensures mission success, and holds 100 researchers to survive and study the Moon?“

Min Kang
Min Kang
Irvine Valley College
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Observing Patterns in Covid-19 Vaccine Misinformation on Twitter“

Shravan Kannan
Shravan Kannan
BASIS Independent Silicon Valley
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “A theoretical gene therapy for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer using CRISPR-Cas9 nickase“

Pranav Karthik
Pranav Karthik
Evergreen Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “Dark Matter Research Paper“

Shreya Karthikeyan
Shreya Karthikeyan
Coppell High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “In what temperature ranges and humidity levels of water do vectors for neglected diseases thrive?“