UNT MTSE team wins Materials Bowl Competition at TMS
Congratulations to the The University of North Texas (Denton) Materials Science and Engineering Materials Quiz Team "Aluminati" for their win in the 11th Annual TMS Materials Bowl last weekend. The Illuminati triumphed, taking home the coveted Materials Bowl trophy, along with a cash prize for each team member and a cash prize for their Material Advantage chapter. This was the first Materials Bowl win for the North Texas team, made up of students (left to right) Calvin V. Mikler, Brandon Ohl, Spencer Taylor, and Bharat Gwalani.
Student teams from ten universities competed in this year’s Materials Bowl, a materials-themed quiz-show competition designed to test students’ materials science and engineering knowledge. The teams competed in four elimination rounds and two semi-final rounds before the championship round. UNT MTSE beat out the Colorado School of Mines "Orediggers" in the championship round. Other teams in the competition were from: The University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa), University of Utah, University of Florida, University of British Columbia, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of Kentucky, University of Tennessee (Knoxville), and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.