I bought this book a couple of years ago and did not think much of it at the time. I returned to it recently with new eyes, largely as a result of other readings and work I have done as part of the EYV course. 547 more words
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Title: Professor Emeritus
Company: Michigan Technological University
Location: Toivola, Michigan, United States
Donald Emil Mikkola, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus at Michigan Technological University, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in metallurgical and materials engineering.277 more words
This isn’t an action shot of a cube of metal as it falls to the ground. This is real life levitation.
That cube of metal (actually it’s a magnet) is suspended in its position by its own magnetic field, and its interaction with the super-cooled superconductor beneath it. 201 more words