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Defending Tom Brady

U-M Chemical Engineering Alumnus John Carrier investigates the deflated ball controversy surrounding Tom Brady and the New England Patriots' championship win in 2015. Carrier concludes that temperature differences could have effected the air pressure. July 4, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #Athletics #Science #ChemicalEngineering #Mathematics #Ethics ​​​​​​​​​


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Anyone who Thinks He Understands Quantum Mechanics has to have Rocks in His Head

#60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #Science #Physics #Mathematics #QuantumMechanics #Event ​​​​​​​​​

 11-05-2019 01:00 PM - 11-25-2019 03:00 PM ET


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A Little Math History

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Arts/Culture #Mathematics #History #Economics #OLLI

 10-30-2019 10:00 AM - 11-06-2019 12:00 PM ET


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Understanding the Quantum World and Beyond

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Technology #Physics #Mathematics #Engineering #OLLI

 09-17-2019 01:00 PM - 12-10-2019 03:00 PM ET


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Introduction to Astrophysics

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Technology #AstronomyandAstrophysics #SpaceScience #Mathematics #OLLI

 10-18-2019 01:00 PM - 01-24-2020 03:00 PM ET


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Cracking the Cochlea: U-M Team Creates Mathematical Model of Ear’s Speech Center

Mechanical Engineering Professor Karl Grosh uses optical coherence tomography (OCT) to create the first complete computer model of the cochlea, the part of the ear responsible for processing speech. June 21, 2019. #JamesLynch #KarlGrosh # #Engineering #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #web-article #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #MechanicalEngineering #ComputerScience #Mathematics #Otolaryngology ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Robin Jacob, Kristi Hanby, and Youth Policy Lab Team Release Impact and Implementation Reports on Narrowing Achievement Gap in Math Education

School of Education Professor Robin Jacob and her team at the Youth Policy Lab find that two years of extra math instruction, outside of regular class time, closed the achievement gap between high and low income students. April 9, 2018. # #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Society #Mathematics #Children #RobinJacob ​​​​​​​​


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Small Group Math Instruction Benefits Young Children

U-M Youth Policy Lab co-director and U-M Education and Public Policy professor discuss their research on teaching mathematics in small groups and its implications on low-income students. June 11, 2018. # #OfficeofResearch #webarticle #PovertySolutions #Society #ArtsandCulture #Education #Mathematics


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Queen of Quant

U-M alumni Qiao Duan shares her experience coming to U-M from a small, remote village in China, her challenges, and how she has found success in her passions. October 1, 2017. #5mins #AlumniAssociation #web-article #Society #Career #Asia #Finance #Career #Mathematics #QiaoDuan


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Genius in Training

Michigan Alumnus chronicles the life and work of alumnus and eminent mathematician Claude Shannon. Shannon is known as the "father of the digital age" for his work establishing the "bit" measurement. April 1, 2018. #5-15mins #AlumniAssociation #web-article #Science #Career #Mathematics #Engineering #InformationScience #ComputerScience #ClaudeShannon