UCLA Team Awesome wins IEEE Region 6 Southern Area MircoMouse Contest
The UCLA Team Awesome won the official IEEE Region 6 Southern Area MicroMouse contest held at CSU Long Beach on May 7, 2011. The MicroMouse is an autonomous robot that solves mazes without human guidance. Team Awesome's mouse found the maze center several times; its best time was 26 seconds.
Team Awesome originated in EE184D course of Fall 2010 comprising of Danny Chhay, Johnny Yam, Shannon Lin, Richard Mayne and Mike Briggs the team's adviser. They continued developing their entry after the end of the course, with further help from the EE Department plus assistance from the IEEE Student Branch at UCLA.