The NU ChemE Car team won first place in the Northeast Regional AIChE Chem-E-Car competition against six other colleges from the region on March 18, 2012, at the University of New Haven. Their new innovative car design also helped them win the poster competition for the most creative car.
The team was recognized for its creativity, hands-on knowledge and practical application of chemical engineering concepts. This recognition wins the team a chance to compete at the national ChemE Car competition to be held at the Annual AIChE Meeting in October, fall 2012, in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.
ChemE Car team members are: Aaron Lamoureux (’12), Ben Langhauser (’14), Carly Gajewski (’15), David Hurt (’16), Eric Corti (’14), Layal Ismail (’15), Theji “Kasun” Jayaratne (’16), Tom Gillooly (’14) and Ya Xing “Amy” Zhu (’14).