Share Sunday, October 28, 2012, 2:00pm-4:00pm EDTDavid L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA, Exhibit Hall C 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. Read More and See Official Video 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. Go to Series 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 University Devon Bridgeman César I. Torres Hydrospark Rocky Mountain 1st Bucknell University Megan Wilson Tim Raymond Bucknell ChemE Car Mid Atlantic Wild Card California State Polytechnic Institute, Pomona Scott Fowler Thuan K Nguyen HorsePower Western 1st Carnegie Mellon University Amy Yuan Julie Tilton Juggernaut Mid-Atlantic 5th Colorado State University Bria Boeggeman Tim Gonzales Poudre Cruiser Rocky Mountain Wild Card Cooper Union Lisa Liu Daniel Lepek SCU-S2012 Mid Atlantic Wild Card Cornell University Jennifer Brenner Jeffery Varner Zapdos Northeast 2nd Johns Hopkins University Joe Colao Joelle Frechette Hop Wheels Mid-Atlantic 3rd Louisiana State University Amit Mishra Francisco Hung The base bullitt Southern 4th Michigan Technological University Justin Levande Tomas Co Paradise Lost North Central 1st Missouri University of Science and Technology Joe Hoing Dr. Daniel Forciniti ChemE Boat Mid America Wild Card Northeastern University William Langhauser Courtney Pfluger Mount Saint Husky II Northeast 1st Ohio University, Athens Nicholas Dunfee Dr. G.G. Botte S-Pee-D Racer North Central 4th Oklahoma State University Matt Miskelly Heather Fahlenkamp Lee Majors Mid America 2nd Purdue University Eric Boehlefeld Michael Harris Thunder Mobile North Central 2nd Rice University Erica Tam Ken Cox CHBE Bunny Southwest 1st Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Sumit Sikka Dr. Tomassone Abandon Ship! Mid Atlantic 4th Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico Rafael Serna Cornejo Juan Alejandro Alvarez Guerra Chilaquil Southwest Wild Card Texas A&M University at Qatar Yahia Abo Al Naga Dr. Ghada Salama Bolt International n/a Texas Tech University Jimmy Woods Dr. Mark Vaughn The Dude Southwest Wild Card University of Akron Bradford Vielhaber Chelsea Monty Spontaneous Combustion North Central 3rd University of Houston An Dinh Miguel Fleischer Zombie Cougalac Southwest 2nd University of Louisiana, Lafayette Forrest Kidder William Chirdon Plan B Southern 5th University of Maine Nicholas Hart John Hwalek SKIEAST Mobile Northeast 3rd University of Maryland, College Park Nicholas Lepak Chunsheng Wang Spontaneous Combustion Mid Atlantic 2nd University of Nebraska, Lincoln Stephen Schlender Leonard Akert Determinator Mid America 3rd University of North Dakota Jerrold Zettel Frank Bowman UND Two Towers Rocky Mountain 1st Univeristy of Pittsburgh Andrew Zmolek Di Gao Walt Mid-Atlantic 1st University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez William Arzola Dr. L. Antonio Estévez CoKí Stroj Southern 1st University of South Florida Justin Stottlemyer Dr. Ryan Toomey The Bull Runner Southern 2nd University of Tennessee, Chattanooga Benjamin Kegley Dr. Tricia Thomas Scrappy Southern 3rd University of Texas, Austin Albert Chan Christopher Ellison Moe 3.0 Southwest Wild Card University of Tulsa Moustfa Moursy Tyler Johannes Golden HurryCar Mid America 1st University of Utah Tess Young Tony Butterfield Myrtle Rocky Mountain 3rd University of Washington Alex Kon Professor Daniel T. Schwartz Lab Rover Pacific Northwest 1st See 2011 Chem-E-Car HighlightsRelated Topics: Chemical Engineering PracticeChemicals & MaterialsEnergyProcess SafetyRelated Content: Chem-E-Car Poster Competition Learn about the design and chemical reactions that made these cars winners in regional competitions. Choose which car you think will win on Sunday afternoon. Chem-E-Car: General Safety Session Changes to the safety rules for the competition will be reviewed as well as the online safety training. Attendance is mandatory for teams competing in the 2012 Competition. Chem-E-Car Competition® Safety Training & Test All participants in the Chem-E-Car Competition® at the regional or national level must take and pass the Chem-E-Car Safety Training Test... Chem-E-Car Competition® Rules As part of AIChE's commitment to safety in industry and laboratory environments, student teams and their advisors will be asked to demonstrate a commitment to safety awareness, safety planning, and safe practices as a standard component of their participation.