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    • Carbon - Right out of Thin Air 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Realff, Matthew; Gaul, Jon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-07-15)
      Matthew Realff, from the Georgia Tech School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering joins us to discuss our environmental carbon problem and some unique solutions, such as carbon removal from air.
    • Chemistry - It's Everywhere 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Lane, Thomas (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-04-01)
      Thomas Lane, President of the American Chemical Society (ACS) will join us by phone to explain the importance of chemistry in everyday life. If you don't believe us just take a look at the ingredient labels on consumer ...
    • Chemistry and Why We Hate It 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Williams, Loren D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-16)
    • Chemistry in the Computer 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Williams, Chris (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-01)
      Chris Williams from the Chemical Computing Group will join us to talk about molecular modeling and its application to design of new drugs in the computer.
    • Choco-Technology 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; D’Egidio, Craig (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-15)
      While nanotechnology seems to grab most of the headlines, choco-technology tastes better. Craig D’Egidio, engineer turned chocolate maker of Schakolad in Sandy Springs, joins us to talk about how chocolate and how it is made.
    • The Climate - Change or No Change 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Curry, Judith (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-02-02)
      Judith Curry, Chair of the Georgia Tech School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences and director of the Climate Etc. Blog at http://judithcurry.com/ will discuss both the scientific and non-scientific issues associated with ...
    • Coffee Chemistry 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Hamilton, Tracy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-01-13)
      Tracy Hamilton from the Dept. of Chemistry at the University of Alabama at Birmingham will join us to talk about the chemistry of coffee. Tracy is a tour speaker for the American Chemical Society's Speaker Service and talks ...
    • Computational Creativity 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Goel, Ashok; Leavey, Jennifer; Greco, Ed; Gaul, Jon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-08-05)
      Ashok Goel, from the Georgia Tech School of Interactive Computing joins us to discuss computational creativity, and how this field can aid us in fields from engineering design to cooking.
    • Conclusions, and Those Who Fear Them 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Newstetter, Wendy; Majerich, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-07-31)
      “Conclusion Fear” is the topic of a recent project Pete is working on in engineering education with collaborators David Majerich, and Wendy Newstetter. We will discuss how bright science and engineering students, who do ...
    • Control Freaks of Science & Engineering 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Gallivan, Martha (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-05-28)
    • Dark Chocolate: Dark Matter or Dark Energy 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Oluseyi, Hakeem (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-06-03)
      Join our guest Hakeem Oluseyi from the Department of Physics and Space Science at the Florida Institute of Technology in discussing cosmology from dark matter to dark energy and the importance of diversity in physics. ...
    • Deciphering our Digital World 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Romberg, Justin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-02-01)
      Justin Romberg, from the Georgia Tech School of Electrical & Computer Engineering will join us to talk about digital signal processing and how advanced mathematical algorithms help interpret and manipulate vast amounts of ...
    • Deep Blue Chemistry 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Montoya, Joseph (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-10-10)
      Joseph Montoya, from the Georgia Tech School of Biology, joins us to talk about the Nitrogen Cycle in the World’s oceans and what can be learned about how the growth of biological life occurs in various parts of the ocean.
    • The Devil's in the Details 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Lefton, Lew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-03-16)
      Prompted by a listener call about soybeans being a complete protein last week we will explore situations where small details can make a big difference in science and technology. One of our favorite guests hosts, ...
    • A Diamond Is Not Forever 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Walt, de Heer (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-29)
      Graphene is the more stable form of Carbon. Despite the fact that it is not as sparkly, it does have some amazing properties. Walt de Heer of the Georgia Tech School of Physics and the Georgia Tech Materials Research Science ...
    • Dodos and Sizzle 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Olsen, Randy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-02-15)
      Of course we could have called it Evolution and Global Warming, but our guest Randy Olsen might night think it was as engaging. Harvard-trained biology professor turned film director, Randy will chat about his films “Flock ...
    • Don't Be Such a Scientist 

      Ludovice, Peter J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-01-30)
      We review “Don’t Be Such a Scientist,” a book on communication science to the public by Biology Professor turned film director Randy Olson. It provides some useful advice on how use geeks might better engage the public.
    • Don't Know Much About Algebra 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Thaler, Alvin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-25)
    • Don't Know Much About Science 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Mooney, Chris (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-28)
      Chris Mooney, author of the New York Times bestseller, ”The Republican War on Science”, and co-author of “Unscientific America: How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens Our Future” joins us to discuss the numerous ramifications ...
    • dQ/T < dS - Not Just a Good Idea...It's the Law 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Shelton, Sam (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-08-04)
      Sam Shelton, the founding director of the Georgia Tech Strategic Energy Institute joins us to discuss energy systems and their potential application to our current energy challenges.