11th grade student Karthik Yegnesh has the #1 ranked Mathematics research project IN THE WORLD!
Karthik’s awards include:
- $5,000 for Intel ISEF Best of Category Award (in Mathematics)
- $3,000 for 1st place Intel ISEF Grand Award in his category
- Trip to China (“Intel Foundation Cultural & Scientific Visit to China Award” partnering with China Adolescents for Science & Technology, CAST)
- Asteroid naming (MIT, Lincoln Laboratory, Ceres Connection) submitted to IAU (International Astronomical Union; minor planets have been discovered by LINEAR, Lincoln Near Earth Asteroid Research program, operated by MIT)
ISEF will also award his participating school (MHS) $1000 and his feeder fair (DVSF) $1000
A minor planet will also be named in recognition of his sponsor/teacher (yours truly, Mr. Robert Helm)