STEM Spots

Thursdays at 9:45 a.m.

STEM Spots is a weekly look into science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Hosted by Dr. David Cornelison, professor in the department of Physics, Astronomy and Materials Science at Missouri State University, STEM Spots invites local experts to discuss advances, issues and theories dealing with all matters of STEM.

This week on STEM Spots host Becky Baker continues her Women in STEM series with STEM Spots youngest guest. Ms. Evie is a 5th grade student with a deep intrest in science and how it applies to her life. Lisen is as Becky and Evie speak about her future dreams and what she has done recently to get into te STEM world.

San Diego State University

This week on STEM Spots Dr. David Cornelison speaks with Peter Salamon. Salamon is a profesor of mathematics at San Diego State University. Salamon has published 133 mathematical articles related to biomathematics, thermodynamics in finite time/ geometrical thermodynamics, and optimization and mathematical modeling.

Listen in as they discuss thermodynamics, biomathematics, and how the lay person can understand what's going on.

Harnessing Chaos

Aug 2, 2018

This week on STEM Spots Dr. Cornelison speaks with Dr. James "Jim" Crutchfield, a professor of physics at the Univeristy of California: Davis. Dr. Cornelison was able to invterview Dr. Crutchfield while he was visiting the Telluride Science Research Center's Workshop.

Listen in as they discuss chaos and it's effects on how information flows through the computing process.

Missouri State University

This week host Becky Baker speaks with Dr. Richard Garrad from the Biomedical Sciences department at Missouri State University. Listen in as they discuss they need for listeneres to visit their healthcare provider annually to get regular check uos and blood work done. They also discuss the importance to understand that lab results are reflective of local demographics and that there may be variances across the country. Make sure to consult a healthcare professional for further questions.

Missouri State Univeristy

This week on STEM Spots host Becky Baker speaks with Joann E. Barnett of the Missouri State University Mathematics department. 

Listen in as they discuss changes in the way that students are being taught mathematics throughout the country.