Saturday, April 21, 2018
The Physics and Materials Science of Skateboarding
1:30-2:00 pm Add
390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
The rise of skateboarding from an afternoon pastime for surfers to an international sport is a materials science story. In this talk, we'll explore the physics of skateboarding and the materials properties that make seemingly impossible skateboarding tricks possible. Get your Science at Cal Passport stamped here!
Daryl Chrzan, Professor