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The Shape of Sound (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

The Shape of Sound (MIT Engineering...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added 3 years ago | 00:11:50 | 1954 views

This is a high-resolution version of the previous submission. Please use this one instead. Produced by Josh Batson and Yoni Kahn.

Plot This! (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

Plot This! (MIT Engineering K-12 Vi...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added 3 years ago | 00:09:57 | 4881 views

The same set of data can send many different messages, depending on the context you present it in. The first thing you want to decide when considering how to plot your data is what message you are trying to send. The type of graph you ...

Take a Spin on the Centrifuge (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

Take a Spin on the Centrifuge (MIT ...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added 3 years ago | 00:10:18 | 5393 views

This video uses Man-Vehicle Lab’s human centrifuge to discuss centripetal force and countermeasures for astronaut bone and muscle loss in space. It shows the mathematics required to calculate centripetal force, and performs an experimen...

Making Waves with Sound and Light (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

Making Waves with Sound and Light (...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added 3 years ago | 00:04:08 | 4042 views

The video explains the differences between sound and light waves.

Academic Career Series II: Nuts and Bolts of an Academic Job Search

Academic Career Series II: Nuts and...

Professional and personal development

Added 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 22488 views

Considering an academic career? Wondering how to mount a successful job search in a highly competitive academic job market? This panel shares how some others have done it. "Nuts and Bolts of an Academic Job Search" features faculty pan...

Basics of Manuscript Writing

Basics of Manuscript Writing

Professional and personal development

Added 3 years ago | 00:50:03 | 18704 views

Presented by Dr. Sonal Jhaveri Dr. Sonal Jhaveri of the Brain and Cognitive Sciences Department at MIT talks about Manuscript Writing for scientists: the do's and do not's of how to write a scientific paper or grant proposal. Dr. Jhaveri...

Student Presentation #6

Student Presentation #6

MSRP 2011

Added 3 years ago | 00:32:12 | 11196 views

In this last Student Presentation for the 2011 program, a group of students present Professor Linda Elkins' paper on the Formation of Early Water Oceans on Rocky Planets. The research process used mathematical, chemical, and in depth sc...

Cesar Hidalgo

Cesar Hidalgo

MSRP 2011

Added 3 years ago | 00:51:43 | 6224 views

Cesar Hidalgo emphasizes some methods to simplify data complexities, and how measurements can be distorted. His closing remarks on producing information involve embedding generated knowledge in peoples minds, just like an app store. K...

Linda Elkins-Tanton

Linda Elkins-Tanton

MSRP 2011

Added 3 years ago | 00:37:14 | 15333 views

Linda Elkins, professor in Earth Science, opens her talk with a quote saying, " Work when you can and do your absolute best." Elkins also reveals that she did not get to where she was today via the "traditional path". In her academic yea...

Imperial Global Fellows: Developing International and Industrial Collaborations: Ricardo Martinez Botas

Imperial Global Fellows: Developing...

Professional and personal development

Added 3 years ago | 01:22:00 | 43890 views

June 23, 2011 During the Global Fellows Summer Program run jointly between MIT and Imperial College London, Ricardo Martinez Botas Ph.D, a businessman with relations to fifteen companies, takes elements from his academic and occupationa...

Imperial Global Fellows: International Collaborations: Sanjay Sarma

Imperial Global Fellows: Internatio...

Professional and personal development

Added 3 years ago | 01:21:00 | 39302 views

June 22, 2011 During the Global Fellows Summer Program run jointly between MIT and Imperial College London, MIT Professor Sanjay Sarma discusses the benefits of international collaboration, which allows for more generation and mutation ...