Meet Polygence Scholars and explore their projects

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Vasisht Kartik
Vasisht Kartik
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Detection of Basketball Shooting Angle Using Computer Vision and Automatic Coaching“

Ayana Kashikar
Ayana Kashikar
American High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “The Mental and Physical Impacts of Period Poverty in India“

Katie Katerndahl
Katie Katerndahl
San Ramon Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “Catecholamines and Social Phobia“

Advik Katiyar
Advik Katiyar
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Human Emotion Recognition to Recommend Songs“

Samantha Kaufman
Samantha Kaufman
Corona del Mar High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Cannabis and the Adolescent Brain“

Rakshit Kaushik
Rakshit Kaushik
Jayshree Periwal International School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “How can we accurately translate real-life Indian Sign language to text and text to Indian Sign Language?“

Whitney Kay
Whitney Kay
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Effective leadership and communication in the workplace with Gen Z & Gen Alpha“

Khushi Kethana
Khushi Kethana
Dougherty Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “Optimizing small-molecule inhibition of sJIA and MAS biomarker IL-18 receptor IL-18Ra via Autodock and Osprey 3.0“

Aditya Kewalram
Aditya Kewalram
Lynbrook High School
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Data Science for Improving the Photosynthetic Efficiency of Non-model Plants“

Muhammd Junaid Khan
Muhammd Junaid Khan
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Primordial Nucleosynthesis and Its Key Parameters“

Rishaad Khan
Rishaad Khan
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Computer Simulation Techniques: Molecular Dynamics and Particle Simulations“

Tahmid Khan
Tahmid Khan
Dougherty Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Literature Review: The Effect of Childhood Trauma on Cortisol Levels“

Usman Khan
Usman Khan
Waubonsie Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Assessing public perceptions on bacteriophage therapy. “

Ella Kharrazi
Ella Kharrazi
Redwood High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “The effect of dance on the memory and proprioceptive ability of the elderly“

Thomas Khau
Thomas Khau
Dougherty Valley High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Airfoil design using open source CFD simulation tools“

Ashna Khemani
Ashna Khemani
American High School
Polygence Scholar 2021

Project: “Design of a physical therapy robot for lower leg recovery“

Connor Kim
Connor Kim
McLean High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Why do people still buy Apple products? Applying psychological modeling to brand image management and cultural business ecosystems.“

Emily Kim
Emily Kim
Flintridge Preparatory School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Music and the Brain: Therapeutic effects of music in Alzheimer’s Disease “

Emma Kim
Emma Kim
The Lawrenceville School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Expanding Perspectives: Redefining the American Dream“

Ian Kim
Ian Kim
University of California, Los Angeles
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “To be added by Ian“