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Magnomatics 00:04:00

Magnetic Gears

by Frazer Bye
Magnetic Gears
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 4673 views
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How magnetic gears work. Magnomatics - a University of Sheffield spin-off

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Banks 00:14:00

Mass Production Engineer

by Faye Banks
Mass Production Engineer
for 14-19 and upwards,
Careers | 14-19 and upwards | 10 years ago | 1134 views
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Despite a hard childhood, leaving home at 10 years old, being taken into care at 15 and failing her GCSE's first time round at school Faye Banks went back to school and has since won the young woman engineer of the year award and works in Europe's la....

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Hammack match 00:03:00

Matches

by Bill Hammack
Matches
for 11-14 and upwards,
Lectures | 11-14 and upwards | 8 years ago | 859 views
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Bill reveals the importance of matches in the 19th century; he shares how adding phosphorous to them revolutionized life - in both good and bad ways

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Polarised 00:03:00

Measuring the strain

by Rachel Tomlinson
Measuring the strain
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 1320 views
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Looking at stress patterns in components using polarised light, part of the 'Engineered by US' exhibition

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el Kaliouby 01:09:00

Mind-reading technologies – with People Sense

by Rana el Kaliouby
Mind-reading technologies – with People Sense
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 760 views
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People Sense refers to the remarkable capacity of humans to sense and have a commonsense understanding of others' affective-cognitive states and behaviors. The ability to understand and predict people's behavior varies from person to person and even ....

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Owen 00:15:00

Multi-field problems involving multi-fracturing solids.

by David Owen
Multi-field problems involving multi-fracturing solids.
for 22 and upwards,
Lectures | 22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 709 views
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For many problems involving multi-fracturing solids and/or particulate media, the system response is governed by the presence of an additional phase, either gaseous, liquid or both, or by the need to consider other physical phenomena, such as thermal....

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Garrett 00:58:00

On the Air

by Michael Garrett
On the Air
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 10 years ago | 766 views
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Michael Garrett discusses the physical properties of gases and demonstrates how air is liquefied. Liquefied gases are a key resource for survival with an amazing range of applications and there are now few industries which are not in some way depende....

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Hammack photocopier 00:04:00

Photocopier

by Bill Hammack
Photocopier
for 11-14 and upwards,
Lectures | 11-14 and upwards | 8 years ago | 3631 views
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Bill uses power tools to take apart a photocopier. He shows how it works, and shares the story of its invention by Chester Carlson.

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Hammack plasma 00:03:00

Plasma

by Bill Hammack
Plasma
for 5-7 year olds,
Lectures | 5-7 year olds | 8 years ago | 1222 views
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Bill cuts a fluorescent light out of his ceiling to show that plasmas and their products are all around us - they're essential in making circuit boards, lights, and even potato chip bags.

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Bradley 01:00:00

Plastic Electronics.

by Donald Bradley
Plastic Electronics.
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 9 years ago | 887 views
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Plastics have become ubiquitous structural materials due to the ease with which they can be processed at low cost into complex shapes. Imagine a world in which metals and semiconductors have similar attributes ? that is the world of Plastic Electroni....

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Hammack watch 00:04:00

Quartz Watch

by Bill Hammack
Quartz Watch
for 11-14 and upwards,
Lectures | 11-14 and upwards | 8 years ago | 886 views
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Bill takes apart a cheap watch to show how it works. He describes how a tiny quartz tuning fork keeps the time.

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CapturFiles_1 00:03:00

Recycled streets

by Dept of Civil Engineering UoS
Recycled streets
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 1182 views
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Developing an energy efficient concrete to reduce road repairs

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Styring 00:14:00

Self-Lubricating Skis

by Peter Styring
Self-Lubricating Skis
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 9 years ago | 900 views
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Find out how Professor Peter Styring came up with a design for self-lubricating skis, and discover what stringent tests he performed before realizing the finished product.nA chemical engineer, Styring has devoted much of his working life to designing....

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Self-made 3D scanner 00:08:00

Self-Made 3D Scanner

by Jan Koeper
Self-Made 3D Scanner
for 14-19 and upwards,
Highschool presentations | 14-19 and upwards | 3 years ago | 926 views
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Pupils of Wilhelm Raabe School in Hanover....

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Fish 00:07:00

Soft Robotics

by Carina Fish
Soft Robotics
for 22 and upwards,
Lectures | 22 and upwards | 7 years ago | 1116 views
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Harvard student Carina Fish explains her research on soft robotics in the lab of Professor George Whitesides during summer 2010. Morehouse student Adam Johnson lends a helping hand

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Gerrard3 00:03:00

Stronger Materials

by Dustin Gerrard
Stronger Materials
for 22 and upwards,
Lectures | 22 and upwards | 7 years ago | 1017 views
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Brigham Young University student Dustin Gerrard explains his research in materials science during Summer 2010 at Harvard University in the laboratory of David Weitz under the direction of Sujit Datta.

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Hammack tantalum 00:03:00

Tantalum

by Bill Hammack
Tantalum
for 11-14 and upwards,
Lectures | 11-14 and upwards | 8 years ago | 881 views
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With his hammer Bill cracks up a cell phone to expose how our electronic gadgets rely on the mineral tantalum - mined as Coltan.

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Hammack cellphone 00:03:00

The Cell Phone

by Bill Hammack
The Cell Phone
for 11-14 and upwards,
Lectures | 11-14 and upwards | 8 years ago | 962 views
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Bill invades a cell phone store to show that the design of a mobile isn't arbritary. Engineers uses seven basic principles to create a useful phone.

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The Changing Shapes of Engineering

by Hal Evans
The Changing Shapes of Engineering
for 11-14 and upwards,
Highschool presentations | 11-14 and upwards | 4 years ago | 1826 views
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*****  Winner!  *****

Hal has been awarded the 2014 Geoset HighSchool Award for this excellent presentation about how non-circular shapes can have a very useful set of rotational properties.

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The digital media - Steve Mack - UPV 00:09:00

The digital media landscape

by Steve Mack
The digital media landscape
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 4 years ago | 828 views
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Short presentation about digital media world

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Hammack geiger 00:03:00

The Geiger Counter

by Bill Hammack
The Geiger Counter
for 11-14 and upwards,
Lectures | 11-14 and upwards | 8 years ago | 904 views
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Bill sings a song - with help from Doris Day - about the geiger counter. He shows that scientist Hans Geiger became an engineer when he designed the counter as a tool to make his life easier.

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Hammack bulb 00:05:00

The Light Bulb

by Bill Hammack
The Light Bulb
for 11-14 and upwards,
Lectures | 11-14 and upwards | 8 years ago | 5225 views
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Bill reads from his book of fairy tales. He tells the story of the engineering of a light bulb, focusing on the materials breakthrough needed to make the filament.

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Bubbles - Zimmerman 00:02:00

The Microbubble Generator

by William Zimmerman
The Microbubble Generator
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 7699 views
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Does exactly what it says on the tin!

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The Rev Stirling 00:11:00

The Rev. Stirling and heat engines

by Roy Darlington
The Rev. Stirling and heat engines
for 14-19 and upwards,
Discussions | 14-19 and upwards | 3 years ago | 629 views
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Roy Darlington explains the attractions of the remarkably simple Stirling engine

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