What is Report: Definition and 254 Discussions

A report is a document that presents information in an organized format for a specific audience and purpose. Although summaries of reports may be delivered orally, complete reports are almost always in the form of written documents.

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  1. e2m2a

    I A Report on the Experimental Results of Inertial Effects

    I have attached [Mentors note: the attachment has been deleted] a paper (patent application number was 63/191,323 confirmation number 2211 filing date 5/20/21) that reports on an experiment that I did that strongly suggests that inertial effects can impact the speed of the center of mass of a...
  2. O

    How do I calculate static and dynamic pressure for a wind tunnel lab report?

    how do I calculate static and dynamic pressure for the wind tunnel lab report, drag force, and lift force? Please, anyone? thank you.
  3. anorlunda

    NTSB Accident Report, Data Entry Error

    On September 8, 2019, the 200m long vehicle carrier ship Golden Ray (carrying 4067 Kia, Chevrolet, GMC, GM, Mercedes-Benz, and Ram vehicles) capsized in St. Simons Sound, Georgia, USA The accident caused the loss of a $62 million ship, $142 million in lost cargo, and $250 million in salvage...
  4. jim mcnamara

    COVID Covid vaccines - CDC report on associated mortality

    https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7043e2.htm?s_cid=mm7043e2_w CDC MMWR report on research: Weekly / October 29, 2021 / 70(43);1520–1524 "COVID-19 Vaccination and Non–COVID-19 Mortality Risk — Seven Integrated Health Care Organizations, United States, December 14, 2020–July 31, 2021" This...
  5. bhobba

    COVID Report On 80% Vaccination In Australia

    For those that like to read details about Covid modelling and vaccination rates, see the following: https://grattan.edu.au/report/race-to-80/ 80% is the magical number. It will be even better when we all get the third dose. Note (added later): Some assumptions are somewhat dubious - it is...
  6. C

    UAP Report and the Standard Model

    Here is the report submitted https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-57619755 "UFO report: US finds no explanation for sightings The US government has said it has no explanation for dozens of unidentified flying objects seen by military pilots. A Pentagon report released on Friday says of...
  7. alan123hk

    The UFO report is expected to be submitted next month

    I heard that U.S. intelligence agencies are expected to deliver a report on Unidentified aerial phenomena (UFO) next month. Will this report have shocking content, such as confirming that UFO’s flying technology far exceeds the aircraft that humans can make so far, and even aliens are...
  8. Northmeadow

    NRC Event Report SCRAM Code help

    I am a dedicated nuclear physics and radiology enthusiast who often looks at the NRC’s event notification reports for information about our countries nuclear industry and the status of our reactors. And every time I read the report and an event occurs at a commercial reactor they are required to...
  9. X

    B How to Compile a Report on Experiments: Resources & Tips

    Hi, I have to do an exam (lasting 3 hours) where it is required to perform a very simple experiment. The test is graded, obviously, not on the experiment itself but on how you compile a report on it, tables, graphs, error proagation, data analysis, etc... all stuff I'm definitely not good at...
  10. fluidistic

    A Monte Carlo to compute uncertainties, why report the mean and SD?

    I am learning about the use of Monte Carlo to calculate/estimate uncertainties. If I take the example of a single measurement (i.e. I measure several quantities required to get an estimate of some physical property, but I do this only once), I can use Monte Carlo and some common sense for the...
  11. T

    Matlab report help please (Finite Difference Method)

    We have to submit a Matlab (my worst module) assignment to show the heat transfer on a plate. However, I have the 2 codes almost done but I am struggling to write the report. To calculate the temperature on a 2D aluminum plate we need to use the Explicit Finite Difference Method. The problem...
  12. mbrmbrg

    Goal of The Weather Report e-Mail Hack?

    Hey, a month or two ago, my old Gmail account was hacked. The whole situation was/is pretty identically to what this thread describes very well: https://support.google.com/accounts/thread/42850129?hl=en I've written off the old account and am no longer attempting to recover it. But the emails...
  13. DanchoSuper

    Physics lab report calculating resultant forces -- help please

    i have attached my attempt above i have sent it to my teacher and he said i should fix the mistakes and resend it
  14. kadiot

    COVID On the report from Hong Kong of possible reinfection of COVID-19

    However, it is unclear if the patient got clinically sick both times, had mild or severe disease, had comorbid illnesses, was immunocompromised, or received immunosuppressive drugs. We have good data that infection produces neutralizing antibodies and T-cell immunity in most patients. We do...
  15. Dr. Courtney

    Programs REU and SULI Status Report COVID-19

    One student I mentor has reported that their SULI summer internship at Brookhaven National Laboratory has been modified to be remote (via internet) rather than in person. While there is some disappointment not being able to contribute to an experimental project in person, there is understanding...
  16. jim mcnamara

    B Report shows gravity waves in clouds(?)

    https://www.sciencealert.com/a-weather-satellite-has-captured-rarely-seen-gravity-waves-in-earth-s-atmosphere This shows satellite images of what are being called gravity waves in clouds. There is an explanation of what happens in the example, using a timelapse 'movie' Is this a nomen...
  17. mfb

    I New: The CLIC 2018 Summary Report

    New: The Compact Linear ##e^+e^−## Collider (CLIC) -- 2018 Summary Report CLIC is a proposed accelerator, potentially at CERN, that would collide electrons and positrons at energies far above what previous colliders achieved. Its overall energy would still be below the LHC but (unlike at the...
  18. jim mcnamara

    Deep Carbon Observatory report

    https://phys.org/news/2018-12-life-deep-earth-totals-billion.html This report from DCO is a kind of review article. This article itself does not have specific reference papers cited. Just another review article. I think the DCO people expect us to dig around a little. Plus there are ~300 DCO...
  19. W

    Significant figures in practical investigation report

    Homework Statement I am writing a prac report regarding Hooke's Law, and am uncertain how many significant figures I should write my results in in my results table. I have heard that in my prac report, I must keep my significant figures consistent, that is, all data measured by the same device...
  20. P

    Studying Reporting Plagiarism: Who Has the Authority?

    Hello, who can report plagiarism? If i saw several paragraphs in a paper similar to the paragraphs of other paper. Can i report plagiarism to editor in chief of journal?. Or only the authors of the plagiarized paper can report this ?
  21. Physics345

    Need someone to help check my work -- Artificial Gravity Report

    Homework Statement 1. Do research to find out what artificial gravity is and how it is related to centripetal motion. Explain how artificial gravity could be created in a weightless environment and give a reason why we would want to do this.Homework Equations None. The Attempt at a Solution...
  22. J

    Lab Report Help -- total amount of CaCO3 in an unknown antacid tablet

    Homework Statement Hello, I am currently attempting to complete a lab report involving the calculation of the total amount of CaCO3 in an unknown antacid tablet. This was done by calculating the pressure inside a flask before the reaction, then relating it to the pressure after the reaction...
  23. H

    What happened to that report of high radiation near Russia

    A few weeks ago, there were reports of super high levels of radiation similar to what sweden found when chernobyl ejected core material. Were these reports in error or have they not yet found the source?
  24. kyphysics

    What to Do if You Encounter a Possible Psychopath? Report?

    So, I had a horrific customer service experience today with someone in my doctor's office. She is the scheduler/assistant/receptionist for this doctor. I have seen them for 7-8 months for a specialty concern and the doctor is totally normal, while the scheduler/assistant/receptionst (s/a/r...
  25. H

    Lab: Conical Pendulum - Understanding A & Unit

    So I'm doing a lab in class, and when I graphed the Period vs Length of the string, I got it in the form $T=A\sqrt{L}$, but I don't really know what the value $A$ represents nor what its unit is... Can someone help me?
  26. B

    How do I write a report about my 4th year physics research?

    Hi, I am a fourth year physics student currently enrolled in a research project course with a supervisor. It's a research in optics and I need to learn about some nonlinear optics. For the report, I want to write about what I have learned during the term, for instance, Rayleigh and Raman...
  27. anorlunda

    The Perry Report on USA Electric Power

    Find the full text here Staff Report to the Secretary on Electricity Markets and Reliability I really like this report, it's right up my alley. It is professionally done. Every assertion of fact is documented with citations to reputable data sources. I found nothing outrageous in the 187...
  28. W

    Third Order High Pass Filter (Report)

    Homework Statement [/B] The filters of FIGURE 4(a) to (c) where designed using a commercial software package (http://focus.ti.com/docs/toolsw/folders/print/filterpro.html) Write a report (of approximately 750 words) that discusses and compares the design of each filter in terms of their...
  29. C

    Interference of light, emission spectroscopy prac. report

    Ok, so I've got a practical report due tomorrow and I just wanted to clarify a few things. A bit of background knowledge first. The practical involved taking angular measurements for the emission lines of the Mercury spectrum using the apparatus, a spectrometer and a Mercury spectral tube...
  30. Buggsy GC

    Ideas for a catapult design for an engineering report

    Afternoon every one. I am a first year engineering student in NZ, For my midterm break report I have to design and make a catapult that can meet these specifications. - hit one target within a 0.1 m radius of a target that is 1 m away horizontally from the base of the model catapult. - hit one...
  31. CivilSigma

    Courses Publishing School Project Report?

    In class, we were assigned a project about analysis of a loads, load paths and calculations of deflection of a girder in actual plans. My report ( a total of 50 pages) is divided into two sections : the first talking about some theory and the second presenting calculations. Do you think this...
  32. Emmanuel_Euler

    Medical Differences between CD4 and CD5: A Comprehensive Immunology Report

    Hello Guys, can you tell me please what are the differences between CD4 and CD5, I checked google but didn't find anything useful. I am writing a report, the subject is immunology.so i want your help.
  33. J

    Free Body Diagram lab report -- General Question

    < Mentor Note -- thread moved to HH from the technical forums to use a scpecific schoolwork problem to illustrate the general concept of torque in a FBD > I'm writing up a lab report for Physics class and I have to draw FBDs for torque being applied to a ruler resting on a pivot point. I've...
  34. ryanuser

    Fluids Lab Report Homework: Venturi & Orifice Coefficients

    Homework Statement I have to write a report based on an experiment I conducted with the class in the school lab. The experiment was about orifice plate meter and venturi meter (both to measure rate of flow of fluids; this is an introductory fluids mechanics module I am studying). The...
  35. Derik

    I How Do You Calculate Error with a Single Measurement in Physics Lab Reports?

    I'm currently in first year engineering and I seem to be struggling with Physics, which is not unlikely uncommon. A simple problem I've come across is not doing correct error analysis when writing up lab reports. In my current lab, which is justifying the relationship of angular frequency...
  36. P

    Need help starting a Scientific Investigation Report

    Homework Statement My investigation report concerns Newton's second law and testing it to conclude that the Force is directly proportional to the acceleration. We measured a cart down a runway with mass increments of 10g per result. Starting off with 100g attached to the cart via thread (+...
  37. jdawg

    Lab Report: Significance of Protein Tests

    Homework Statement Hi! So I'm trying to write a lab report about testing BSA solutions for protein concentrations using a Biuret reagent and a spectrophotometer. There is a portion that asks you to give some practical applications for this test and how it applies to biology. The only thing I...
  38. nsaspook

    News U.K. Parliament report on 2011 war in Libya

    http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201617/cmselect/cmfaff/119/119.pdf http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/04/obamas-worst-mistake-libya/478461/
  39. tesselate

    LaTeX What are the macros you guys use to speed up LaTeX-ing?

    Hello everyone! I was wondering if you guys could suggest some macro-s that you use in your LaTeX preamble, to speed up typing up your homeworks/reports. I think typesetting any report looks very professional, so I don't want to stop LaTeX-ing them. However, it does take a huge chunk of my day...
  40. Baluncore

    Did the 1883 Krakatoa Explosion Leave Ships in Peril?

    On route to China, the Irish merchant vessel Charles Bal ran with the wind, NW through the Sunda Strait, just prior to the explosion of Krakatoa on 27 August 1883. [My comments]. The following report is extracted from pages 253 to 259 of: “The Log of The Cutty Sark”. Basil Lubbock. 1925. It is...
  41. russ_watters

    Collecting News Fails: How Not to Report on Airplanes

    I often post news fails because the media annoys me, so I think I'll start collecting them into one thread. Here's a doozy I saw today on CNN.com : Here's how this happens: Step 1: Two interesting stories about the Airbus A380 happen in 24 hours, which lends itself to a cluster format, with...
  42. T

    I Question on derivation/notation in a report

    This is from "An Essay on the Theory of Collective Spontaneous Emission" by Gross and Haroche (1982). I was wondering how exactly they were able to separate the operator D in the Heisenberg representation into positive and negative frequencies with an imaginary exponential on only the left side...
  43. E

    How Should Null Results Be Reported in an Astrophysics Lab Report?

    Homework Statement I'm writing a lab report about an experiment I did where I essentially tested the effects of various planetary characteristics on a planet's orbital period. The planetary characteristics that I tested where eccentricity, mass, and distance from the Sun (or semi-major axis)...
  44. T

    Other Coping with Lab Reports as a Physics Major

    Hi all, I'm a newcomer to these forums and this is my first post! I'm currently a freshman physics major, and I was hoping that I could get a little guidance from here. I'm well into my second semester and I've been enjoying most of my maths and physics classes. However, I've identified that a...
  45. W

    Precision Measurements with a Michelson Interferometer

    I'm writing a report on an experiment done with a Michelson interferometer, which was used to make a measurement of thin film thickness, mercury green line wavelength and the separation of spectral lines in sodium. I'm told I can't just entitle it 'Michelson interferometer' as that gives too...
  46. BobTheFrog

    Plagiarism in joint lab report

    Not so much homework question, more about experience doing homework. You have likely had experience writing lab reports quite long. I have a partner and I am worried that he is doing what my university would consider plagiarism. I've asked him about it and got nothing back. To give context he...
  47. BiGyElLoWhAt

    Check Paper: Describe Apparatus, Sensor, Data, Physics, Writing

    I was wondering if anyone wanted to check a paper for me, it's only about 2 pages long worth of actual paper, plus a couple pages of figures. I have to turn it in today (in about an hour), and was wondering how well people think I met the criteria listed below before turning it in. I know I'm...
  48. Swetha.M.L

    Can Metaglasses Technology be Applied to Smartphones?

    i search about metaglasses in google then i get some information about it "the first holographic interface. &we can touch and move the 3-d holograms directly with your hands in 3-d space.and Metaglasses are space glasses.&meta:The most advanced augmented reality glasses by meal." then i think...
  49. T

    A report on a sick man of Europe, Portugal

    I'm from Portugal, and I'm going to present our situation in the last years by not only my perspective, but from a perspective shared by many other Portuguese people, with backing off of data whenever possible. As you may know, in 2011, after 6 years of having a socialist government, we were on...