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Taylor Tucker

Taylor Tucker is a recent alumna with a B.S. in engineering mechanics. She loves flying, music, sports, and being outside. She will be pursuing a research-based master’s degree through the DELTA program at Illinois' College of Education beginning this fall.


singing planets

Taylor Made: Singing planets

June 14, 2019 - Music isn't usually the first thing we think of when we look at outer space, and yet Johannes Kepler and others have found measurable connections. And yet, for example, the orbital frequencies of the planets can be used to determine the musical pitches each planet makes.
how the brain interprets music

Taylor Made: Good vibrations II

May 13, 2019 - An engineer's explanation of the mechanics of our ears.
engineering design

Taylor Made: A little light reading (by design)

April 23, 2019 - Hang in there, and finish the semester strong.