Chemistry and Physics Tournament

Traditionally during spring semester, the Department of Physical Sciences organizes Chemistry and Physics Tournament for students from local high schools. In 2016 there were 13 competing schools with 133 competing students.

Key information: There are two competing disciplines (CHEMISTRY and PHYSICS), each including three activities (written test, oral team competition, and laboratory team competition). Each school is permitted to register one team per discipline with up to 6 members per each team.

Next Tournament: TBA

For further information and registration form please email: Zuzana Zajickova PhD at

The 2016 Chemistry and Physics Tournament was held on April 8, 2016 and the following schools participated:

  • Archimedean Upper Conservatory
  • Christopher Columbus High School
  • Cooper City High School
  • Coral Reef Senior High School
  • Cypress Bay High School
  • Gulliver Preparatory School
  • JP Taravella High School
  • Jupiter High School
  • Miami Country Day School
  • Miami Palmetto Senior High School
  • NSU University School
  • Pine Crest School
  • Ransom Everglades High School

Chemistry individual written test

1stKiran MasroorGulliver Preparatory School
2ndRafael SampaioArchimedean Upper Conservatory
3rdSage SimhonNSU University School
4thKaylee de SotoMiami Palmetto Senior High School
5thNeel GandhiArchimedean Upper Conservatory

Physics individual written test

1stMatthew MannNSU University School
2ndFaraz MasroorGulliver Preparatory School
3rdJohn Muniz-AlemanRansom Everglades High School
4thJames WangMiami Palmetto Senior High School
5thJohn MisteleRansom Everglades High School

Chemistry Lab Activity – teams

1stJupiter High School
2ndPine Crest School
3rdCypress Bay High School

Physics Lab Activity – teams

1stPine Crest School
2ndNSU University School
3rdRansom Everglades High School

Chemistry - Oral – teams

1stGulliver Preparatory School
2ndMiami Palmetto Senior High School
3rdPine Crest School

Physics - Oral – teams

1stGulliver Preparatory School
2ndCypress Bay High School
3rdRansom Everglades High School

All events

Chemistry - All Events

1stPine Crest School
2ndGulliver Preparatory School
3rdNSU University School

1stRansom Everglades High School
2ndGulliver Preparatory School
3rdCypress Bay High School and Pine Crest School