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2017 SAMPE Seattle

The UD-CCM SAMPE Student Chapter participated in bridge contests at the SAMPE conference in Seattle, WA. The contest allows students to design, build, and test a miniature structural bridge using various composite materials in accordance with a set of well-defined rules. This was an international competition involving schools from around the globe, where students compete for monetary prizes and for the coveted SAMPE Student Bridge Champion trophy.

Congratulations, UD-CCM SAMPE Student Team on your placements below:
1st Place – CATEGORY F: I Beam or Square Beam Natural Fiber, 3,000 lbf
2nd Place – CATEGORY C: I-Beam or Square Beam Recycled Carbon Fiber, 9,000 lbf
3rd Place – CATEGORY D: I-Beam Glass Fiber, 7,000 lbf
1st Place – PRINTED POSTER CATEGORY
1st Place – VIDEO POSTER CATEGORY

2nd Place Overall with 13 points.

SAMPE Seattle 2017

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UD SAMPE Chapter
Sagar Doshi, Raja Ganesh, Matthew Sheehan, Francis Klincewicz, Andrew Koster, Aris Mardirossian, Robert Loesch, & Eric Henderson

302-831-8149 • info-ccm@udel.edu