2012 Chem-E-Car Competition at the Annual Student Conference

Sunday, October 28, 2012, 2:00pm-4:00pm EDT

Cornell wins 2012 National Chem-E-Car Competition

This year’s Chem-E-Car competitors were challenged with a running distance of 21m and a load of 300mg. Cornell’s team and their car, Zapdos, took home the top prize in the 2012 Chem-E-Car Competition with a perfect score of 0.0 m.

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2012 Chem-E-Car Series on ChEnected

See interviews from multiple Chem-E-Car teams, including host schools and see photo highlights of the competition.

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2012 National Chem-E-Car Competitors

These teams have designed and built vehicles powered solely by chemical reactions. They will race Sunday, October 28 from 2:00 – 4:30 PM.

Student Chapter

Captain

Advisor

Car Name

Region

Placing

Arizona State UniversityDevon Bridgeman César I. TorresHydrosparkRocky Mountain1st 
Bucknell UniversityMegan WilsonTim RaymondBucknell ChemE CarMid AtlanticWild Card
California State Polytechnic Institute, PomonaScott FowlerThuan K NguyenHorsePowerWestern1st
Carnegie Mellon UniversityAmy YuanJulie TiltonJuggernautMid-Atlantic5th
Colorado State UniversityBria BoeggemanTim GonzalesPoudre CruiserRocky MountainWild Card
Cooper UnionLisa LiuDaniel LepekSCU-S2012Mid AtlanticWild Card
Cornell UniversityJennifer BrennerJeffery VarnerZapdosNortheast2nd
Johns Hopkins UniversityJoe ColaoJoelle FrechetteHop WheelsMid-Atlantic3rd
Louisiana State UniversityAmit MishraFrancisco HungThe base bullittSouthern4th
Michigan Technological UniversityJustin LevandeTomas CoParadise LostNorth Central1st
Missouri University of Science and TechnologyJoe HoingDr. Daniel ForcinitiChemE BoatMid AmericaWild Card
Northeastern University William LanghauserCourtney PflugerMount Saint Husky IINortheast1st
Ohio University, AthensNicholas DunfeeDr. G.G. BotteS-Pee-D RacerNorth Central4th
Oklahoma State UniversityMatt MiskellyHeather FahlenkampLee MajorsMid America2nd
Purdue UniversityEric BoehlefeldMichael HarrisThunder MobileNorth Central2nd
Rice UniversityErica TamKen CoxCHBE BunnySouthwest1st
Rutgers, The State University of New JerseySumit SikkaDr. TomassoneAbandon Ship!Mid Atlantic4th
Tecnológico de Monterrey, MexicoRafael Serna CornejoJuan Alejandro Alvarez GuerraChilaquilSouthwestWild Card
Texas A&M University at QatarYahia Abo Al NagaDr. Ghada SalamaBoltInternationaln/a
Texas Tech UniversityJimmy WoodsDr. Mark VaughnThe DudeSouthwestWild Card
University of AkronBradford VielhaberChelsea MontySpontaneous CombustionNorth Central3rd
University of HoustonAn DinhMiguel FleischerZombie CougalacSouthwest2nd
University of Louisiana,  LafayetteForrest KidderWilliam ChirdonPlan BSouthern5th
University of MaineNicholas HartJohn HwalekSKIEAST MobileNortheast3rd
University of Maryland, College ParkNicholas LepakChunsheng Wang Spontaneous CombustionMid Atlantic2nd
University of Nebraska, LincolnStephen SchlenderLeonard AkertDeterminatorMid America3rd
University of North DakotaJerrold ZettelFrank BowmanUND Two TowersRocky Mountain1st
Univeristy of PittsburghAndrew ZmolekDi GaoWaltMid-Atlantic1st
University of Puerto Rico, MayaguezWilliam ArzolaDr. L. Antonio EstévezCoKí StrojSouthern1st
University of South FloridaJustin StottlemyerDr. Ryan ToomeyThe Bull RunnerSouthern2nd
University of Tennessee, ChattanoogaBenjamin KegleyDr. Tricia ThomasScrappySouthern3rd
University of Texas, AustinAlbert ChanChristopher EllisonMoe 3.0SouthwestWild Card
University of TulsaMoustfa MoursyTyler JohannesGolden HurryCarMid America1st
University of UtahTess YoungTony ButterfieldMyrtleRocky Mountain3rd
University of WashingtonAlex KonProfessor Daniel T. SchwartzLab RoverPacific Northwest1st

See 2011 Chem-E-Car Highlights