DR. DIANDRA LESLIE-PELECKY
The Physics of NASCAR: The Science Behind the Speed
Dutton, February 2008 (cloth); Plume, February 2009 (paper)
Diandra Leslie-Pelecky is Professor of Physics at the University of West Virginia
For more info:
See Dr. Leslie-Pelecky’s website for her current speaking schedule: www.stockcarscience.com
National Science Foundation and NASCAR, "The Science of
Speed" Videos: http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=116306&org=NSF&from=news
Watch Dr. Leslie-Pelecky on YouTube, talking about how scientists learn:
NASCAR® and the NASCAR logo are registered trademarks
of the National Association for Stock Car Racing, Inc.
Click here for Reviews for Physics of NASCAR
Published in hardcover by Dutton February 2008 and in paperback by Plume February 2009.