This lecture will review a new wireless sensor technology that measures athletic performance. Professor Perkins will review how this sensor works and then illustrate its use in sports ranging from baseball to golf to fly fishing, among others. He will end by describing how this technology is being commercialized by companies through partnerships with the University.
All talks are free and refreshments will be served. Visitor parking for the seminars (Central Campus) is across the street from the Dennison Building in the U-M Church Street structure. There is a $2.00 parking charge implemented by U-M Parking Services.
For more information regarding the Saturday Morning Physics series, see the Physics Department website, or call 734.764.4437.