Solar Impulse Talk
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 6-8pm. (Week 5)
Alumnus Irwin Alber will present a tech talk based on his book, “Aerospace Engineering on the Back of the Envelope,” focusing on his Back of the Envelope calculations of the famous Solar Impulse, a long-range solar-powered aircraft project that flew last year in 24-hour hops across the US only using solar energy. Come for an intriguing discussion on design, flight, and propulsion capabilities used in Solar Impulse!