ScienceMONTGOMERY Category Descriptions
• Behavioral and Social Sciences
Includes psychology, sociology, anthropology, economics, learning, perception and educational assessment using methods such as surveys, interviews, observation, modeling, and laboratory or field experimentation.
Includes plant biology, animal biology, biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology, microbiology, health and disease, dentistry, and marine biology.
Includes nature and composition of matter, geology, and pollution.
• Computer Science
Includes hardware and software development, internet networking and communications, graphics, simulations and virtual reality.
Includes technology, practical applications of scientific principles, design, aeronautics, and transportation.
Includes development of formal logical systems or various numerical and algebraic computations, and the application of these principles—such as calculus, geometry, abstract algebra, number theory, statistics, combinatorics, and probability.
Includes theories, principles, and laws governing energy and motion, astronomy, weather, electricity, magnetism and optics.