CS4HS Lambda Lift Competition

March 19 to April 16, 2014

To encourage interest in computer science and particularly computational problem solving, Florida Tech is holding a Lambda Lift competition for high school students in Brevard county. We have a Lambda Lift enivronment and students design an automated miner who can navigate the mine, avoid hazzards, and collect valuables/lambdas quickly. The automated miner will be in the Java programming language. The competition is supported in part by Google.


Schedule and Deadlines

Problem Description



  1. Each team can have one, two, or three students--all are students in Brevard county, Florida.
  2. Each student can only be on one team.
  3. Each school can have more than one team.
  4. Each team needs a teacher to submit the team roster, which certifies the team meets the rules for teams.