2016: Year at a Glance

2016 Challenge Problem
Share and (Car) Share Alike: Modeling New Approaches to Mobility

This problem required teams to use mathematical models to categorize car usage habits of U.S. drivers and evaluate car-sharing business options to suggest an option that would garner the most participation in a given city. Finally, teams were asked to consider emerging technologies like self-driving cars and alternative energy.

M3 Challenge 2016 Champion

Saint John’s School (Team # 6811), Houston, Texas
Coach: Dwight Raulston
Students: Margaret Trautner, Eric Gao, Anirudh Suresh, Daniel Shebib, Nancy Cheng

Winning Solutions

See where the winning teams are from and how they rose to the Challenge!

Judge Commentary

A judge’s thoughts on this year’s submissions and modeling in general.