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    • On the Shoulders of Giants 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Bennett, Charlie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-08-03)
      Today's title is often used to describe how scientific development is based on previous work, and most of that previous work is housed in libraries. Our favorite library guru, Charlie Bennett joins us to discuss where all ...
    • One Word - Plastics 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-04-13)
    • Patent Game 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Torrence, Andrew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-08-13)
    • Pete's Listener Calls 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Altman, Trent; Macaluso, Pete (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-17)
      Pete, our engineer Trent Altman and Georgia Tech student Pete Macaluso take listener calls and discuss everything from the California Condor and Carbon nanotubes to food containers and teleportation. Pete had a cold and ...
    • Phunny Physics 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Goldblatt, Norm (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-10-05)
      We’ve interviewed biologists and electrical engineers who became comedians, now it’s the physicists turn. Norm Goldblatt, who was actually interviewed about his comedy in Physics Today, joins us to about the relationship ...
    • Piezoelectricity - From Sonar to AFM 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Ballato, Art (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-03-10)
      National Academy of Engineering member Art Ballato joins us to discuss the history and science behind everyone's favorite physical phenomenon, piezoelectricity.
    • Pocket Protectors and Other Fashion Statements 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Pojman, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-03-07)
      John Pojman of the chemistry department at Louisiana State University joins us to discuss his amazing collection of pocket protectors and other peculiarities of the nerd class.
    • The Politics of Science 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-09-03)
    • Poolside Research 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Dove, Alistair (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-03-23)
      Alistair Dove, of the Georgia Aquarium, will discuss aquariums and their role as research tools. Specifically he will discuss some of his recent work on Whale Sharks and some collaborations with Georgia Tech.
    • POT-pourri 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Altman, Trent (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-01-20)
      Our nanotechnology guest had to reschedule so we did a pot pourri show. The Science in the News article was on medical marijuana research which generated lots of discussion regarding how lots of policy decisions are made ...
    • Potpourri 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-07-30)
    • Potpourri 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-07-04)
      Pete and Bill discussed topics from our listeners' calls that covered everything from dielectric breakdown and the state mineral of California to the vuvuzela and cancer.
    • Potpourri 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-07-14)
      Our first potpourri show of 2010 where we take listener calls on everything from the future of science to noetics.
    • Potpourri 2 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-08)
      With the success of our last potpourri show, we are trying it again. Please call in with your questions and comments as well as suggestions for future shows.
    • Potpourri 3 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Altman, Trent (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-22)
      Despite Bill's switching to a new deodorant, we are having a hard time scheduling guests, so today's show will be based on listener's questions and comments.
    • Power to the People 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Fuller, Thomas; El-Dogg, Eldon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-05-19)
      Tom Fuller of the Georgia Tech Research Institute and the School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering will join us to discuss recent advances in fuel cell and battery technology
    • PVC and other scary chemicals 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Altman, Trent (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-08-19)
      Pete & Bill will look at dangers associated with Poly(vinyl chloride) and chemical safety in general after this topic was suggested by Paul, one of our regular listeners. We will look at the Greenpeace campaign to rid us ...
    • Quantum Computing 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Brown, Ken (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11-07)
      Ken Brown from the Georgia Tech School of Chemistry and Biochemistry will join us to discuss current research and future applications of using controlled quantum states to significantly improve the current state of computing
    • Quantum Weirdness 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Stroud, Carlos; Trent, Altman (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-09-30)
      Carlos Stroud, professor in the Department of Physics in the Institute of Optics at the University of Rochester, and the director of the Center for Quantum Information will discuss some really weird stuff on physics. Join ...
    • Ripping Off Mother Nature 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Weissburg, Marc J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-05-07)