Timothy Gay, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Football Physics
Argonne Physics Division Colloquium - 16 Dec 2011
11:00 AM, Building 203 auditorium

This talk discusses a series of one-minute physics lectures given to the ~ 8 x 104 fans that attend the University of Nebraska home football games. The lecture topics range from gyroscopic motion to ionizing collisions between linebackers and I-backs. The problem of simultaneous edification and amusement of the fan in the stands is considered.

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