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.

UC Davis

Today on STEM Spots Dr. Dave Cornelison speaks with  Dr. Korana Burke. Dr. Burke is a lecturer in the department of Mathematics at UC Davis in Davis, CA. Today the two discuss women in the sciences and where roadblocks are encountered. 

Missouri State University

This week on STEM Spots Dr. Dave Cornelison speaks with Dr. Alicia M. Walker. Dr Walker is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Missouri State University. 
Listen in as they discuss some of her most resent research and how those results affect our society as a whole.

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.