The Secret of Golf Balls Revealed: Dimple Dynamics
By LiveScience / Arizona State University / University of Maryland / LiveScience.com |
Why do dimpled golf balls fly farther and straighter? Sporting goods companies have been relying upon trial and error to create effective dimple patterns. Now they may have a much better tool: Supercomputer simulation shows the fine details.
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