Major investment in Purdue Engineering Tech program (PIPES)

By Endress+Hauser & Rockwell Automation

Purdue PIPES lab

Purdue PIPES lab

May 8, 2015—The Manufacturing Engineering Technology (MFET) students and faculty in the Purdue School of Engineering Technology celebrated the joint creation and development of the Purdue Integrated Process Education System (PIPES) laboratory during an open house hosted at the West Lafayette, Ind., campus on Friday, May 8th.

Through the generous support and donations from industry partners Endress+Hauser; Rockwell Automation; George E. Booth Co., Inc.; Kirby Risk Corporation and other suppliers (American Melt Blown and Filtration, Artek, Inc., BMWC Constructors, Lester Sales Company, Complete Controls, Hoffman, Samson Controls, Inc., Smith-Cooper International, StoneL, and Wilken Enterprises), Purdue University will be the new home to a state-of-the-practice process education lab for students.

Donations to Purdue University included process measurement instrumentation, a control system, control panels, servers, hardware, piping, large industrial water tanks, pumps, valves, cabling, and engineering guidance. Continue reading »

FREE Guidebook to Affordable Online Colleges

best-online-collegesOnline — The team at the Affordable Colleges Foundation has received tremendous feedback from prospective students wanting to learn more about online degree programs at four-year not-for-profit institutions.

In response, they have collaborated with several higher education experts to help students better understand online learning at each degree level.
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Leah4sci: Organic Chemistry Tutorial Videos & Services

To Help College Students With Organic Chemistry

Online — A welcome set of tutorial videos to help college students master difficult science concepts by providing simple explanations and practice problems.

These tutorial videos are created by Leah Fisch, founder and creator of Leah4sci, a private online tutoring company.
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MIT Lec 1 | 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics

Fall 1999

Powers of Ten – Units – Dimensions – Measurements – Uncertainties – Dimensional Analysis – Scaling Arguments

Instructor: Prof. Walter Lewin

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Science & Cooking: Lecture !

Dave Arnold, Food Arts | Harold McGee, New York Times

This public lecture series from Harvard University discusses concepts from the physical sciences that underpin both everyday cooking and haute cuisine. Each lecture features a world-class chef who visited and presented their remarkable culinary designs:

Ferran Adria presented spherification; Jose Andres discussed both the basic components of food and gelation; Joan Roca demonstrated sous vide; Enric Rovira showed his chocolate delicacies; Wylie Dufresne presented inventions with transglutaminase. Continue reading »