Discussion Topic : Geo-challenge 2018 Final Ranking

On behalf of the National Geo-challenge 2018 Directors , I would like to thank all students, faculty mentors, and audiences who actively participated the Geo-challenge 2018 events to make it a grand success despite some logostical constraints. As promised, please find below the overall ranking in all competitions (among the finalists). I congratulate all of you who were able to make to the finalists. I am looking forward to seeing your entry for Geo-challenge 2019. Stay in touch. We are working on the reimbursement for your travel grant. Please bear with us for a few more days.


Binod Tiwari, Ph.D., P.E.

Geo-challenge 2018 Director 

Geo-challenge 2018 Final Rankings (Among the Finalists)


  1. California State University, Los Angeles
  2. California State University, Fullerton
  3. Lafayette College
  4. University of Texas Arlington
  5. University of Texas Austin
  6. University of Kansas
  7. University of Arkansas
  8. University of California Los Angeles
  9. Cal Poly SLO
  11. University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
  12. San Diego State University
  1. Cal Poly - Pomona
  1. Minnesota State University, Mankato
  1. University of California Davis
  1. University of California, Irvine



  1. Johnathan Blachard and Greg Thomas, University of Arkansas Team F
  2. MD Ashrafuzzaman Khan and Lam Ngoc LE, University of Texas Arlington Team D
  3. Nabeel Mahmood and Esteban Pinzon, University of Arkansas Team K
  4. Mohammed Al-Behadili and Abigail Kuan, California State University, Fullerton Team J
  5. Tanya Walkenbach and Cassidy Diebold, University of Kansas
  6. Guo Cheng and Billy Hernawan, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  7. Jakob Walter and Kresentia Sugiaman, University of Texas Austin
  8. Anuja Sapkota and Maddie McCollough, University of Texas Arlington Team I
  9. Elizabeth Stallings and Angela Egan, Arizona State University
  10. Samin Donyanavard and Stefany Leal, California State University Fullerton Team H
  11. Junaid Ahmed and Arshad ullah khan, Nust Institute



  1. Travis Shoemaker, Lafayette College
  2. Tingyu Wu, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China / University of Kansas
  3. Kimberly Martin, Arizona State University
  4. Saif Jawad, University of Kansas
  5. Miriam Woolley, Arizona State University
  6. Levi Potter, Washington State University
  7. Pratibha Pandey, University of Texas Arlington
  8. Mohammed Al-Behadili, California State University Fullerton
  9. Vinay Krishnan, Arizona State University
  10. Quoc-Hung V. Phan, California State University Fullerton
  11. Samin Donyanavard, California State University Fullerton
  12. Amin Rafiei, North Carolina State University



  1. Prabesh Bhandari and Pratibha Pandey, University of Texas Arlington
  2. Kentaro Mori and Nouman Naveed, Lafayette College
  3.  Amanda Grisanti and Kara Rosenthal, Lafayette College  
  4. Kimberly Martin and Rachel Adam, Arizona State University


  1. Mohammed Al-Behadili, California State Univ., Fullerton
  2. Laura Strang and Emily Maj, Lafayette College


Posted: 15/03/2018 07:57
Binod Tiwari