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Baseball Game Simulator

Student Investigator: David Hesslink Advisor: Will Cousins Industry Partner: Houston Astros I’ve always been fascinated with the game of baseball as a player, fan, and scientist. Last semester, I received the opportunity to study the game I love through the 2.086 Challenge Project. Using Monte Carlo simulation, I constructed a…

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Redesigning baitcasting reels

Baitcasting reel team: David Hume, Monica Isava, Emily Koepsell, Andrew Kriebel, Adam Marshall, Jonathan Slocum Advisor: Amos Winter Industry Partner: Okuma In the graduate-level course 2.76 Global Engineering, the Okuma team was approached with the problem that baitcasting fishing reels are a challenging product to sell to new users in…

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STE@M Faculty in the News: Mathias Kolle

A mollusk of a different stripe: Optical features embedded in marine shells may help develop responsive, transparent displays. Full story here.

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2015 STE@M Workshop

We’re going to Taiwan! Hosted by Singtex, Okuma, and Sheico, activities will include surfing, deep sea fishing and visits to state-of-the-art carbon fiber and textile manufacturing facilities. For more information, including how to apply, click here.