Department of Mechanical Engineering
Why Are Basketball Games So Squeaky? Consider the Spiny Lobster
The basic rule for creating sound is compressing air, McDaniel said. “If you wave your hand through the air, you don’t hear it,” he said. “Why? Because you haven’t compressed air. The air sloshes around like water sloshes, and the air has enough time to get out of the way before you compress it.” (New York Times)Read More
Attaway’s MATLAB Textbook Wins Excellence Award
Assistant Professor Stormy Attaway (ME) is the recipient of a 2017 Textbook Excellence Award, or “Texty” for MATLAB: A Practical Introduction to Programming and Problem Solving, 4th ed. by the Textbook and Academic Authors Association (TAA).
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