High School Students won the Science Education Award at the CAST-STEM Program

The CAST-STEM Program aims to create synergies in STEM education by providing high-school students hands-on study experience with current university professors at the University of Texas at Dallas for a consecutive 6 to 7 weeks. Four high school students, Riley Yuan, Eric Yi, Nancy Yan, and Rin Hayashi, conducted a research project under the direct supervision of Mr. Patric Bettati in Dr. Baowei Fei’s research laboratory. At the closing ceremony, the team won the Science Education Award for their project on augmented reality for medical applications.