2019 Apparatus Competition Winners
Winners were announced at the 2019 Summer Meeting in Provo, Utah
1st Place Prize ($1000)
+additional $100 as low cost
2nd Place Prize ($600)
"Remotely-Controlled Browser-Based Apparatus Enabling
Low-Cost Elementary Optics"
Quinn Manning, Garrett Tieng, and Maksim Smolin
Henry M. Gunn High School
Third Place Prize ($200)
"Something NEW from Something OLD: A Tool for
the Optics Lab"
Toni D Sauncy
Texas Lutheran University
Low Cost Awards
"Apparatus for teaching the refraction of light by fluidic lenses formed by water-walking insects"
Reuben Leatherman, Justin Dunlap, Alex Chally, and Ralf Widenhorn
Portland State University
"3-in-1 Centrifugal Effect, Coriolis Effect, Thermal Instability" and "Glycerin Flow in Double-Layer and Color Addition"
University of the Pacific
"3D Printed Roberval Balance Improvements" and "Adjustable Laser Pointer Holder"