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8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 8

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 8

8.012

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

Steel Ball Dropped in a Viscous Fluid

Steel Ball Dropped in a Viscous Fluid

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 3 years ago | 00:02:03 | 11395 views

Five steel balls of different sizes are dropped into corn syrup. The balls reach a constant velocity shortly after entering the fluid. The velocity is constrained due to the drag balancing the force of gravity in the fluid. This demon...

The Energy Problem and the Interplay Between Basic and Applied Research

The Energy Problem and the Interpla...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 9707 views

05/12/2009 4:00 PM 10"250Steven Chu, Secretary of EnergyDescription: The situation facing our planet could hardly be more dire: There's increasingly dangerous competition among nations for ever scarce energy resources, and climate chang...

Celebrating Science and Engineering Breakthroughs III

Celebrating Science and Engineering...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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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 19

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 19

8.012

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

Nanoscale Engineering for High Performance Solar Cells

Nanoscale Engineering for High Perf...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:13:00 | 7283 views

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...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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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...

The Second Law and Energy

The Second Law and Energy

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 3459 views

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...

Clarice Aiello

Clarice Aiello

NSE Student Research

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:53 | 3322 views

Clarice AIELLO Finding quantum gold in diamond's defect PhD Candidate Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Foundations of the Second Law

Foundations of the Second Law

MIT World — special events and lectures

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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 Quantum Physics

The Second Law and Quantum Physics

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 00:44:31 | 2887 views

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. ...

Nanophotonics: Discovering the Magic of Light in Nanostructures

Nanophotonics: Discovering the Magi...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:15:00 | 2506 views

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...