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This article, featured in Yale Scientific magazine, describes a recent applications of fluid dynamics to swimsuit technology. The website provides an explanation of the forces acting on a human swimmer while moving through water and gives examples of how designers are working to create a suit that maximizes a swimmer's speed. A number of interesting images and graphics are included in the article as well.
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Restriction: © 2008 Yale Scientific Publications, Inc.
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Keywords: Fluid Mechanics, Speedo, olympics, swimmer, swimsuit
Record Creator: Metadata instance created September 22, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Jan 31, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
(Yale University, New Haven, 2008), WWW Document, (http://ysm.research.yale.edu//article.jsp?articleID=291).
AJP/PRST-PER
Breakthroughs in the Water, (Yale University, New Haven, 2008), <http://ysm.research.yale.edu//article.jsp?articleID=291>.
APA Format
Breakthroughs in the Water. (2004, November 1). Retrieved October 21, 2014, from Yale University: http://ysm.research.yale.edu//article.jsp?articleID=291
Chicago Format
Yale University. Breakthroughs in the Water. New Haven: Yale University, November 1, 2004. http://ysm.research.yale.edu//article.jsp?articleID=291 (accessed 21 October 2014).
MLA Format
Breakthroughs in the Water. New Haven: Yale University, 2008. 1 Nov. 2004. 21 Oct. 2014 <http://ysm.research.yale.edu//article.jsp?articleID=291>.
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