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Celebrating Science and Engineering Breakthroughs III

Celebrating Science and Engineering...

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03/29/2011 10:30 AM KresgeSallie Chisholm, Lee and Geraldine Martin Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Biology, MIT; Regina Barzilay, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT:; Anette Hos...

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 8

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Lecture 8 (30 September 2008): momentum, motion of systems, center of mass motion, impulse

Nanoscale Engineering for High Performance Solar Cells

Nanoscale Engineering for High Perf...

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05/12/2009 6:00 PM MuseumVladimir Bulovic, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Description: How much energy does it take to turn on a lightbulb? Way too much in the U.S., where 22% of all electricity gets channeled...

Crowds and Clouds: Data, Sheep, and Collaboration in the Works of Aaron Koblin

Crowds and Clouds: Data, Sheep, and...

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09/30/2010 6:30 PM 32"141Aaron Koblin, Abramowitz Artist in Residence, MITDescription: Where others see just data points and fodder for bar graphs, Aaron Koblin visualizes dynamic systems where information assumes forms both abstract and...

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 19

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Lecture 19 (18 November 2008): Gyroscopic motion, gyrocompass, moment of inertia tensor

Foundations of the Second Law

Foundations of the Second Law

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10/04/2007 1:30 PM Broad InstituteSeth Lloyd, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Systems, Engineering Systems Division, MIT; ; Gian Paolo Beretta, SM '80, SCD '82; Jochen Gemmer; Speranta Gheorghiu" Svirschevski; S...

The Second Law and Energy

The Second Law and Energy

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10/05/2007 1:00 PM Broad InstituteSteven Chu, Secretary of EnergyDescription: This Nobel Prize"winning scientist admits to staying up late the night before his talk to bone up on thermodynamics. He puts his research to good use, discuss...

The Second Law and Quantum Physics

The Second Law and Quantum Physics

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10/04/2007 10:20 AM Broad InstituteCharles Bennett, IBM Fellow, IBMDescription: In this often droll lecture on a very abstract subject, Charles Bennettexplores entropy, "one of my long loves," and how it relates to quantum information. ...

Quantum Computing: Origins and Directions

Quantum Computing: Origins and Dire...

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10/27/2006 4:00 PM 32-123David P. DiVincenzo, Research Staff Member, IBMDescription: Fear not: David DiVincenzo doesn't spend much time -deep in the guts of the mathematics" during his -grand history" of quantum computing. Rather, he pa...

An Electrical Engineering View of a Mechanical Watch

An Electrical Engineering View of a...

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05/08/2003 11:00 AM 10-250Gerald Sussman, Matsushita Professor of Electrical Engineering, MITDescription: A mechanical watch is an oscillator driven by energy stored in a mainspring. The oscillations are counted by a gear train and disp...

Nanophotonics: Discovering the Magic of Light in Nanostructures

Nanophotonics: Discovering the Magi...

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03/06/2008 7:00 PM 32"123Evelyn Hu, Scientific Director, California Nanosystems Institute Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering; Description: Evelyn Hu meticulously describes designing and building a new generation of optical mat...

The Second Law and Statistical Mechanics

The Second Law and Statistical Mech...

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10/04/2007 9:00 AM Broad InstituteDick Bedeaux, Professor II of Physical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, NorwayDescription: Dick Bedeaux patiently traces the evolution of the...