Dan Lithio and Eric Webb completed the paper "Optimizing a Volleyball Serve" during a summer research project at Hope College in 2006. Both students had just completed their freshman year of college. Dan is a Mathematics/Engineering double major at Hope College. Eric is a an Applied Mathematics major at Case Western Reserve University. Both students are avid Ultimate Frisbee players. They also enjoy all sorts of outdoor activities, and were accompanied on many outdoor excursions by their advisor, Professor Tim Pennings, and his dog, Elvis. Send Email

Faculty Sponsor: Tim Pennings, Department of Mathematics, Hope College