Taylor Made Blog

Taylor Tucker

Taylor Tucker is a recent alumni with a B.S. in engineering mechanics. She loves flying, music, sports, and being outside. She plans to pursue a master's degree in mechanical engineering with a research focus on fluid mechanics.


sugar skulls

Taylor Made: Sugar engineering

April 18, 2018 - Who knew there was so much to learn about the mechanics and engineering of sugar?
Automating the loom

Taylor Made: Automating the loom

March 26, 2018 - Did you know? The family behind the Toyota auto company first invented the world's first automated loom, paving the way for some of the innovations we see today in our cars.
cooking at altitude

Taylor Made: Cooking at altitude

March 21, 2018 - Did you know? When it comes to cooking at higher elevations, the boiling point is lower and gases can expand at a faster rate. This means boiled foods can still turn out undercooked.