Georgetown Physicists Participate in USA Science and Engineering Expo

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On October 23rd and 24th Professor Blair and his lab members participated in the first USA Science and Engineering Expo on the National Mall. Their exhibit was titled, “Squishy Science: The World of Soft Matter Physics. Demonstrations included granular compaction, the “Brazil-nut effect”, polymer gels, and shear-thickening fluids.

Members of the physics department who participated:

Richard Arevalo
Prof. Daniel Blair
Marguerite Brown
Sudeep Dutta
Pramukta Kumar
Armstrong Mbi
William Starshak