Meet Polygence Scholars and explore their projects

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Preston Peeler
Preston Peeler
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “How does alcohol affect the nervous system on both a short-term and long-term level?“

Yuetu (Amber) Peng
Yuetu (Amber) Peng
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Lin Huiyin’s Unrecognized Contribution to Chinese Architecture“

Andrew Petouvis
Andrew Petouvis
Polygence Scholar 2024

Project: “What are the various methods of fusion energy production that exist today, and what are the benefits and drawbacks of each method?“

Dylan Phan
Dylan Phan
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “A forecast of the automotive industry and its improvements in environmental sustainability and optimization of vehicle design“

Kasia Piekielniak
Kasia Piekielniak
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Assessment of International Efforts in Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAFs) Development for Commercial Aircraft“

Tanushri Pinjala
Tanushri Pinjala
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “How does excessive internet use impact anxiety levels in teens and young adults?“

Soumik Piratla
Soumik Piratla
Elpro International School
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Evaluating the Aerodynamics of Passenger Vehicle Configurations“

Jasmine Pitman
Jasmine Pitman
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “How does trade and globalization impact the economic development of nations with a specific focus on how different export strategies impact outcomes?“

Santosha Pochiraju
Santosha Pochiraju
Adlai E. Stevenson High School
Polygence Scholar 2022

Project: “Parkinson’s Disease: An overview on its neurophysiological effects and potential treatments“

Chhavi Pokharna
Chhavi Pokharna
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “What molecular mechanisms underlie the transformation of astrocytes and their role in the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative disorders?“

Mahathi Pothukuchi
Mahathi Pothukuchi
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Artificial Intelligence in Daily Life“

Evan Powers
Evan Powers
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “How do synergistic and antagonistic interspecific microbial interactions impact species?“

Shravan Pradeep
Shravan Pradeep
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Which training methodologies result in quantitative and qualitative adaptations in skeletal muscle mitochondria to enhance endurance performance in young adults?“

Ananya Prakhya
Ananya Prakhya
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Amyloid beta & tau & alpha synuclein, oh my!“

Maansi Prasad
Maansi Prasad
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Effectively leveraging diversity to enhance competitive advantage in the global marketplace“

Pranati Prashanth
Pranati Prashanth
Polygence Scholar 2024

Project: “How can different types of gene therapy assist in the treatment of breast cancer in adult patients?“

Juliet Procope
Juliet Procope
Sanford School
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “How do different music genres impact the mood and behaviors of Psychopaths?“

Shalini Punekar
Shalini Punekar
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “The Semi-Autonomous Systems’ Dangers to Humans“

TarunRaj Purohit
TarunRaj Purohit
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Exploring the Implications of Pyrethrin on Zebra Danios“

Su Pyone
Su Pyone
Polygence Scholar 2023

Project: “Poisonous Trace - An Animation about Toxins“