William S. Hammack
Hammack is well-known for his ventures in science communication as the persona Engineer Guy: between 1999 and 2005 he produced radio commentaries for Illinois Public Media, and starting in 2010, he produced a regular series of videos on YouTube explaining the engineering of everyday objects. He's also one of the authors of the book Eight Amazing Engineering Stories.
In 2002, Hammack was awarded the Edwin F. Church Medal. In 2019, he was awarded with the Carl Sagan Award for Public Appreciation of Science.
- "William S. Hammack". Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
- Ragan, Sean Michael (July 10, 2012). "Text Tool: Eight Amazing Engineering Stories". Make.
- Hammack, Bill; Ryan, Patrick; Ziech, Nick (April 7, 2012). Eight Amazing Engineering Stories: Using the Elements to Create Extraordinary Technologies. Articulate Noise Books. ISBN 978-0-9839661-3-5.
- "Edwin F. Church Medal". American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
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