ESP Biography

WILLIAM HUFFMAN, MIT senior studying Physics

Major: Physics

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2014

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Past Classes

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C8353: Breaking Pokemon in Spark 2014 (Mar. 15 - 16, 2014)
Learn how early gameboy games (specifically pokemon) had to deal with systems lacking in memory, power, and speed anywhere close to what we have today. We will go through several glitches from the first pokemon games, highlighting what code caused them and why Nintendo had no choice but to make it that way.

S7823: How To Build A Lightsaber in Splash! 2013 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2013)
Recently, MIT and Harvard physicists managed to get two laser beams to repel each other, just like lightsabers! Come learn about the awesome experiment that led to this creation, as well as why or why not this technology might actually lead us to making real lightsabers in the future!

S6022: The Equations that Changed the World in HSSP Summer 2012 (Jul. 08, 2012)
We will cover the most important fundamental equations that define our understanding of what goes on around us.

S5802: How to Build A Time Machine in Spark! 2012 (Mar. 10, 2012)
Have you ever wanted to travel back in time? Well, good news! You don't need a phone booth, magic, or even electricity! All you need are cosmic strings and a fast rocket. (And some relativity, but we'll help you with that.) Anyone with a healthy enthusiasm for physics and time travel is welcome!