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SciPop Talks! Where Science Intersects Pop Culture: Hayao Miyazaki - Science of Flight

A series of talks about science in movies, books, and games.

From Broomsticks to Flying Machines: The Aerodynamic of Hayo Miyazaki

From Broomsticks to Flyin Machines: The Aerodynamics of Hayao Miyazaki

Hayao Miyaziki - Science of Flight


Title: From Broomsticks to Flying Machines: The Aerodynamic of Hayo Miyazaki

Speaker: Sanjin Ryu

When: 7:00pm 

Location: Adele Hall Learning Commons

Description: Flight and the invention of unique flying machines are an integral part of Hayao Miyazaki popular anime movies. Join us Wednesday, Oct. 18, at 7:00 p.m. in the Adele Hall Learning Commons as we explore the aerodynamics of Hayao Miyazaki’s flying machines and answer the question -- can his aircraft really fly? Dr. Sangjin Ryu of the UNL Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering will help us explore this topic.

Miyazaki Rereleases Starting October 17, 2017

Are you a Miyazaki fan? Look for reissues of his classic films later this year.

October 17, 2017 :

  • Howl’s Moving Castle
  • Kiki’s Delivery Service
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Ponyo and Princess Mononoke
  • Spirited Away

October 31, 2017:

  • Castle in the Sky
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

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