Apparatus Competition -- Summer 2004

129th Meeting of the AAPT

Sacramento, CA


Introductory Laboratory Awards:

2nd Place ($600)
      Connecting Electricity and Magnetism in One Apparatus
            Sean Albiston, Ben Baymen, Ken Heller, Mike Myhrom, Steven Sahyun
            University of Minnesota

3rd Place tie ($200 each)
      The Bernoulli Box
            Milton W. Cole, Dean C. Walker
            The Pennsylvania State University

      Radius of Gyration
            Alfred Leung
            California State University


Low Cost Awards ($100 each):

      Apparatus to Demonstrate Induced Voltage/Current in Wire Coils
            Eugene Wood
            Western Michigan University

      Naime’s Bi-polar Electrostatic Generator
            Robert A. Morse
            St. Albans School

      Observing Photoelastic Stress Without Polarizers
            Alfred Leung
            California State University



All Entries:

Ø    Apparatus to Demonstrate Induced Voltage/Current  (low cost)
            Eugene Wood
            Western Michigan University

Ø    The Bernoulli Box
            Milton W. Cole, Dean C. Walker
            The Pennsylvania State University

Ø    Connecting Elecricity and Magnetism in One Apparatus
            Sean Albiston, Ben Baymen, Ken Heller, Mike Myhrom, Steven Sahyun
            University of Minnesota

Ø    Fan Unit Construction Using Ducted Fan  (low cost)
            Robert A. Morse
            St. Albans School

Ø    Naime’s Bi-polar Electrostatic Generator (low cost)
            Robert A. Morse
            St. Albans School

Ø    Observing Photoelastic Stress Without Polarizers  (low cost)
            Alfred Leung
            California State University

Ø    Quick Electrostatic Motor  (low cost)
            Robert A. Morse
            St. Albans School

Ø    Radius of Gyration  (low cost)
            Alfred Leung
            California State University


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