MIME Seminar - Beyond the Black Box: The Forensics of Airplane Crashes

Friday, April 3, 2020
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Nitschke Hall 1027, SSOE Seminar Room
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College of Engineering
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Kathryn Rose
419-530-8210
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http://calendar.utoledo.edu/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=64731

Beyond the Black Box: The Forensics of Airplane Crashes

Presented By: George Bibel, Professor Emeritus, University of North Dakota

Friday, April 3, 2020

1:00 – 2:00 PM

SSOE Seminar Room, NI 1027

Part of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Distinguished Lecture Series.

This popular AIAA lecture features dramatic photos, crash videos and numerous insights from an engineering perspective about aviation accidents.

George Bibel is a professor emeritus of mechanical engineering at the University of North Dakota where he taught traditional engineering courses and an innovated new course based on engineering disasters. He has written Beyond the Black Box: The Forensics of Airplane Crashes. The book was expanded into a training seminar presented at Boeing. Beyond the black box was favorably reviewed by New Scientist, the New York Times, Discovery Magazine and featured in the RAF News. Bibel, along with Captain Robert Hedges a certified Boeing/Airbus pilot, have completed Plane Crash: The Forensics of Aviation Disasters.

Professor Bibel has lectured at NASA, Boeing, United Technology, GE Engines, MIT, Cornell, Johns Hopkins and many more as part of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Distinguished Lecture Series.

 

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