Scientific Categories for Projects

 

 Synopsys Championship has 12 Categories. The sub-categories within the categories are listed below.
The scientific category code within the project number is seen as the 4th number from the left
(indicated  by the blue code designation number as seen below).

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

PHYSICAL SCIENCES

Botany
(Project #xxx-1xx_xx)

·         Agriculture/Agronomy

·         Development

·         Ecology

·         Genetics

·         Photosynthesis

·         Plant Physiology (Molecular, Cellular, Organismal)

·         Plant Systematics, Evolution

Chemistry
(Project #xxx-
7
xx_xx)

·         Analytical Chemistry

·         General Chemistry

·         Inorganic Chemistry

·         Organic Chemistry

·         Physical Chemistry

Environmental Sciences
(Project #xxx-2xx_xx)

·         Bioremediation

·         Ecosystems Management

·         Environmental Engineering

·         Land Resource Management, Forestry

·         Recycling, Waste Management

·         Air Pollution and Air Quality

·         Soil Contamination and Soil Quality

·         Water Pollution and Water Quality

Physics
(Project #xxx-8xx_xx)

·         Atoms, Molecules, Solids

·         Astronomy

·         Biological Physics

·         Instrumentation and Electronics

·         Magnetics and Electromagnetics

·         Nuclear and Particle Physics

·         Optics, Lasers, Masers

·         Theoretical Physics

Zoology 
(Project #xxx-3xx_xx)

·         Development

·         Ecology

·         Animal Husbandry

·         Pathology

·         Physiology

·         Populations Genetics

·         Systematics

·         Other

Earth /Space Sciences
(Project #xxx-9xx_xx)

·         Climatology, Weather

·         Geochemistry, Mineralogy

·         Paleontology

·         Geophysics

·         Planetary Science

·         Tectonics

·          Aerodynamics

·         Alternative Fuels

·         Fossil Fuel Energy

·         Vehicle Development

·         Renewable Energies

Behavioral /Social Science
(Project #xxx-4xx_xx)

·         Clinical & Developmental Psychology

·         Cognitive Psychology

·         Physiological Psychology

·         Sociology

 

 

Engineering
(Project #xxx-Axx_xx)

·         Electrical Eng., Computer Eng., Controls

·         Mechanical Engineering,

·         Robotics

·         Thermodynamics, Solar

·         Bioengineering

·         Civil Engineering, Construction Eng.

·         Chemical Engineering

·         Industrial Engineering, Processing

·         Material Science

 Medicine/Health/Gerontology
(Project #xxx-5xx_xx)

·         Disease Diagnosis and Treatment

·         Epidemiology

·         Genetics

·         Molecular Biology of Diseases

·         Physiology and Pathophysiology

·         Other

 

 

Computers/Mathematics
(Project #xxx-Bxx_xx)

·         Algebra

·         Analysis

·         Applied Mathematics

·         Geometry

·         Probability and Statistics

·         Algorithms, Databases

·         Artificial Intelligence

·         Networking and Communications

·         Computational Science, Computer Graphics

·         Software Engineering., Programming

·         Languages

·         Computer System, Operating System

Biochemistry/ Microbiology
(Project #xxx-6xx-xx)

·         Cellular Biology

·         Cellular and Molecular Genetics

·         Immunology

·         Molecular Biology

·         Antibiotics, Antimicrobials

·         Bacteriology

·         Microbial Genetics

·         Virology

·         General Biochemistry

·         Metabolism

·         Structural Biochemistry

 Bioinformatics
(Project #xxx-Cxx-xx)

· Algorithms, Connecting Databases for generating new knowledge of biology and medicine, and improving & discovering new models of computation