2022 Winners

Beall Student Design Competition at the Samueli School

  • 1st Place:
    Idene Medical
    Project Description: Idene Medical is developing a patent-pending grab bar that can assist wheelchair users with various mobility tasks in a portable and independent manner.
    Members: Raniel Calilung, Sang Hee Kim, Evelyn Novoa, and Sam Rostami
  • 2nd Place:
    Project Description: VANTAMASK serves as an electric reusable consumer grade Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for those who want protection against any potentially harmful airborne substances.
    Members: Nnaoma Agwu, Daryl Chau
  • 3rd Place:
    Thrust Aeronautics
    Project Description:
     Thrust Aeronautics is working to address the limits of bell nozzle engines through the development of our THRUST Toroidal Aerospike. Exploiting the aerospike’s 90 percent better performance than that of a bell nozzle allows for advanced uses of liquid-fueled rockets while decreasing fuel use.
    Members: Isaac Larroque, Michael Ross

Butterworth Product Development Competition at the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences

  • 1st Place:
    Project Description: Leprendo.com is an online farmer’s marketplace to bring delicious specialty produce from farmers directly to the consumers.
    Members: Nina Nguyen, Dylan Riffle, and Dan Ta
  • 2nd Place:
    Project Description: Foodpool provides affordable food delivery to students for lunch and dinner times from a specific, curated selection of restaurants. A dining hall on wheels for a transparent $2 delivery fee.
    Members: Sanghyun Byun, Arthur Lafrance, Patrick Wang, and Kevin Xu
  • 3rd Place:
    Project Description: Consense is developing an IoT system that leverages crowd-sourced data to make cities safer for cyclists and micro-mobility users.
    Members: Richard DeAmicis, Lily He, Ado Ibori, and Melissa Yuenn