ESP Biography


Major: Chemistry

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: Not available.

Picture of Yuxin Xie

Brief Biographical Sketch:

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Past Classes

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M1945: Build-a-Pringle in Splash! 2008 (Nov. 22 - 23, 2008)
Did you know that a pringle is actually a hyperbolic paraboloid? And grapes are ellipsoids. And an ice cream cone is a...cone. Come learn about weird quadric surfaces (that sometimes look like food) and then build your own out of wire. Students should be familiar with precalculus.