Young Scientist Competition 2017

The regional Young Scientist Competition(YSC) for the Western Java Province was held in 6th of September, 2017 at the Mepro Hall, Bandung, West Java hosted by Pudak Scientific and the Center for Young Scientists. The competition serves as regional preliminaries for the national Young Scientist Competition which will be held on 16th, 17th and 18th November 2017 in Jakarta.


Several jury whom are appointed to judge the competition are as mentioned; for life science, Dr. Anggraini Barlian and Dr. rer nat Abu Amar from Institute Teknologi Indonesia, and Dr. dr. Trie Edhi Budhi Soesilo from Universitas Indonesia. For environmental science, Dr. Ir. M. Hasroel Thayib, A.P.U from Universitas Indonesia and Mr. Syailendra Harahap from Center for Innovation Learning. For mathematics, physics, and computer science, Mr. Janto V Sulungbudi from Universitas Katolik Parahyangan, Mr. Hokky Situngkir and Mr. Vande Leonardo from Bandung Fe Institute. The winners for the awards in their respective fields are as follows:


Award Research Title School 1st Researcher 2nd Researcher
Gold Medal Environmental Science Utilization Liquid Waste of Tofu as a Bio-Degradable Plastic SMA Trinitas Michael Julio Jenson Mark Lowell
Silver Medal Environmental Science Organic Biodegradable Alternatives To Conventional Petroleum-based Plastics Sekolah Pelita Harapan Sentul City Otilingam Sivakumar Premanand Abelhard Moishe Jaime Jauwena
Bronze Medal and Best Poster Award Environmental Science Effects of Keratin from Chicken Feather on Cassava Starch- Based Bioplastic Bina Nusantara School Juan Ahmar Juoro Benayu Hagie Priyanto
Special Award Environmental Science Innovative Study of Anti-Corrosion Agent from Caffein Extract Of Cocoa Bean (Theobroma cacao L.) On Iron Metal SMA Santa Laurensia Dionisius Darryl Andrew Imanuel
Gold Medal Life Sciences Innovative Study Of Atherosclerosis-Causing Fat Decomposer Using Flavonoid Extract from Hibiscus Sabdariffa Leaves SMA Santa Laurensia Oliver Tan William Kuswandi
Silver Medal Life Sciences Compounds in The Leaves of Guava (Psidium Guajava) as an Anti Bacterial Staphylococcus Aureus SMP Mardi Waluya Ni Putu Xyieloveeda Sequioa Aeron Jones Winata
Bronze Medal Life Sciences Guava (Psidium guajava) as an anti-infection against Escherichia Coli SMA Sekolah Pelita Harapan Lippo Village Janice Soegianto  
Special Award Life Sciencces Determining Suitable Dosage of Red Betel Leaf Infusion as Anti-hyperglycemic Constituent for Alloxan - Induced Male Rats Bina Nusantara School Theodore Agatha Farah Hafizhah Arieftia