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An Engineering Career - 50 Years Out

An Engineering Career - 50 Years Out

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:15:00 | 15637 views

12/01/2010 4:45 PM 10"250Kent Kresa, '59, '61 MS, '66 EAA, Chairman Emeritus, Northrop Grumman CorporationDescription: Returning to his freshman physics classroom after half a century, Kent Kresa still feels passionate about MIT: "It's ...

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 02:35:00 | 6793 views

06/11/2009 9:30 AM KresgeDr. Jeffrey A. Hoffman, former Space Shuttle astronaut, Professor of the Practice, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT ; Dr. Richard Battin, '45, PhD '51, Director of Apollo guidance, navigation and ...

Harold “Doc” Edgerton—How Fast Is Fast?

Harold “Doc” Edgerton—How Fast Is F...

Elemental MIT

Added over 3 years ago | 00:02:30 | 13983 views

Called “the man who made time stand still,” MIT Professor Harold “Doc” Edgerton delighted and amazed the world by retooling an obscure laboratory instrument and producing photographs that no one had ever seen before. Using a stroboscope,...

Side-Scan Sonar Technology: Harold "Doc" Edgerton and Jacques-Yves Cousteau

Side-Scan Sonar Technology: Harold ...

Elemental MIT

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:02:17 | 10842 views

Needing advice on underwater photography, oceanographic researcher Jacques-Yves Cousteau went looking for MIT Professor Harold "Doc" Edgerton. With Cousteau, Edgerton produced the first underwater time-lapse photography and developed sid...

"Underwater Photography” (1964) - Science Reporter

"Underwater Photography” (1964) - S...

From The Vault

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:29:44 | 25048 views |

This black-and white film features Harold "Doc" Edgerton interviewed by John Fitch about the technology and scientific applications of underwater photography for the “MIT Science Reporter” (National Education Television, 1964). Edgerton ...

Remembering Doc Draper

Remembering Doc Draper

Elemental MIT

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:01:35 | 11666 views

Known as the “father of inertial navigation,” Dr. Charles Stark Draper was a professor of aeronautics and astronautics at MIT, where he founded the Institute’s Instrumentation Laboratory in the 1930s. Today this lab functions as a separa...

Remembering Doc Draper

Remembering Doc Draper

AeroAstro

Added over 6 years ago | 00:10:29 | 19582 views

Vintage footage of Doc, and remembrances by MIT Aero-Astro colleagues

Harold 'Doc' Edgerton, Jacques-Yves Cousteau and the CALYPSO crew, 1953

Harold 'Doc' Edgerton, Jacques-Yves...

Old Versions

Added over 6 years ago | 00:01:49 | 12931 views

This silent, b/w film by Doc Edgerton was taken in 1953 during his first oceanographic research collaboration in the Mediterranean Sea with Jacques-Yves Cousteau on board CALYPSO. Crew members including Doc and Cousteau work on deploying...

Jacques-Yves Cousteau Tests Harold 'Doc' Edgerton's camera, 1952

Jacques-Yves Cousteau Tests Harold ...

Old Versions

Added over 6 years ago | 00:00:57 | 19642 views

Jacques-Yves Cousteau first met Harold E. Edgerton on the recommendation of their sponsor at National Geographic Society, as the French explorer was searching for better lighting solutions for his deepwater cameras. Doc notes in his labo...

Jacques-Yves Cousteau and Harold 'Doc' Edgerton on board CALYPSO, 1954 or 1955

Jacques-Yves Cousteau and Harold 'D...

Old Versions

Added over 6 years ago | 00:00:52 | 26625 views

A silent color film made by Doc Edgerton during a Mediterranean expedition with Jacques-Yves Cousteau on board CALYPSO in 1954 or 1955. Crew members assist the divers -- including Cousteau, Doc, Doc's eldest son Bill and Albert Falco -- ...

Lecture: The Life and Works of Doc Edgerton - by Prof. Kim Vandiver (2008)

Lecture: The Life and Works of Doc ...

Doc Edgerton films

Added over 6 years ago | 00:59:17 | 18623 views

Institute Professor, Harold "Doc" Edgerton revolutionized photography with his high speed strobe lighting techniques. He came to MIT as a student in 1926. By the time of his passing in 1990 he had profoundly affected MIT and the world wi...

Velocity of Light Demonstration

Velocity of Light Demonstration

Doc Edgerton films

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:01:41 | 9586 views

Watch this silent film with descriptive boards of a demonstration on the velocity of light as performed by Doc Edgerton and some of his assistants. Likely related to an MIT Open House event in 1957.

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