Sigma Xi Lecture: the Physics of NASCAR
3/24/2014, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dr Diandra Leslie-Pelecky, professor of physics at West Virginia University, is a popular speaker with technical and non-technical audiences, including addresses for the public sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, numerous science museums, and the American Physical Society. Her book, The Physics of NASCAR, was excerpted by TIME magazine and has been featured in publications from the Materials Research Bulletin to Sporting News. Her blog (www.buildingspeed.org/blog
) focuses on the science of motorsports and is avidly read by NASCAR fans and insiders.
Gold Room A, OC
Rochester MI, 48309