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"Most students have almost completed a Ph.D. before they even think about publishing their work in a scientific journal. But clearly, Jiayi Peng is not your typical high-school student. The 17-year-old recently earned a $50,000 prize for her second-place individual finish in the Siemens Competition in Math, Science, and Technology, and she has published her research in the physics journal Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications."