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8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 20

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 20

8.012

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Lecture 20 (25 November 2008): Cavendish Experiment (failed), moment of inertia tensor, principal axes, Euler's equations, rotational stability

Interrupted Pendulum

Interrupted Pendulum

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 3 years ago | 00:01:40 | 14069 views

A pendulum swings from a support post and another post is added to interrupt its swing. We desire to know the maximum height at which the pendulum will perform a full loop around the post. The pendulum requires both potential and kinet...

Cities, Code, and Civics: "Customizing tools from city to city?"

Cities, Code, and Civics: "Customiz...

Bustling with Information: Cities, Code, and Civics

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Nick Grossman of OpenPlans, Nigel Jacob of the City of Boston Mayor's Office of New Urban Mechanics, and Max Ogden of Code for America respond to questions about how civic tools do (or need to) vary from city to city.

Civic Media Session: "Bustling with Information: Cities, Code, and Civics"

Civic Media Session: "Bustling with...

Bustling with Information: Cities, Code, and Civics

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Nick Grossman, Nigel Jacob, and Max Ogden Moderator: Center director Chris Csikszentmihályi Cities are vibrant, complicated organisms. A still-working 200 year old water pipe might rest underground next to a brand new fiber optic cable...

Cities, Code, and Civics: "Enhanced serendipity"

Cities, Code, and Civics: "Enhanced...

Bustling with Information: Cities, Code, and Civics

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Max Ogden of Code for America discusses taking "treasure troves" of government datasets to bring citizens and friends together.

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 8

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 8

8.012

Added over 5 years ago | 01:17:00 | 11284 views

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 2 years ago | 00:02:03 | 10663 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...

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 19

8.012 Fall 2008: Lecture 19

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

The Energy Problem and the Interplay Between Basic and Applied Research

The Energy Problem and the Interpla...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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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...

Nanoscale Engineering for High Performance Solar Cells

Nanoscale Engineering for High Perf...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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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...

27. Fluid Mechanics - Pascal's Principle - Hydrostatics - Atmospheric Pressure - Over Pressure i...

27. Fluid Mechanics - Pascal's Prin...

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999

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MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...