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Saturday Morning Physics VIRTUAL Event | The Physics of Basketball

Timothy Chupp – Professor (U-M Physics)
Saturday, March 6, 2021
10:30-11:30 AM
Virtual
Professor Chupp will give a pre-recorded lecture followed by a “live” Q&A
Virtual Presentation Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBmpwVeuIpg

Basketball is one of the world's most popular sports played and enjoyed by fans of all ages. Spectacular plays seem to defy the laws of physics, but like everything, basketball is packed full of interesting phenomena. Physics Professor Tim Chupp and the Demolab will demonstrate and explain the science of key elements of the game in this lecture designed to entertain and deepen your enjoyment of the sport.
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
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Event Type: Lecture / Discussion
Tags: Athletics - Men's Basketball, Athletics - Women's Basketball, Faculty, Family, Free, Graduate Students, Natural Sciences, Physics, Prospective Graduate Students, Prospective Undergraduate Students, Science, Undergraduate Students, Virtual
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Saturday Morning Physics, The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Department of Astronomy, The Center for the Study of Complex Systems, Applied Physics, LSA Biophysics, Astronomy Colloquia, LSA Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion