How do you help students in their career journey?

This week , we will talk about a non profit that mentor   students applying to masters and PhD programs as well as jobs in Silicon Valley. My guest  is an engineer from Silicon Valley, Selim Önal. He is also president of a non profit called Crossing Paths and he is helping students to get a job in Silicon Valley companies.  Let’s hear what he has to say. Can you tell us about Crossing Paths and how you help students in their career journey? What’s your advice to the students who wants to work at a Silicon Valley company?  I believe you […]

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What are the channels through which lockdowns can affect mental health?

This week, we will focus on a very interesting topic: gender and development economics Let’s first discuss how lockdowns impact mental health. My guest is from Northeastern University, Dr. Bilge Erten She has been focusing on how Covid-19 lockdowns affect mental health. Let’s hear what she has to say. What are the channels through which lockdowns can affect mental health? What are your research findings on this topic? What are the policy implications of your research?

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What research topics are focused at CERN?

This week we will focus on a very interesting topic: high energy physics. Let’s discuss how science is accelerated at CERN. My guest is from Boğaziçi University, Dr. Bora Akgün. He has been doing research at CERN on CMS Experiment. CMS detector has been running since 2009  and published important scientific results . Let’s hear what he has to say. •             What research topics are focused at CERN? •             What important results CMS has published so far? •             What is the most significant discovery CMS had and should we expect more discoveries?

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When will we see fully driverless trucks on the roads?

We will learn about a very interesting technology. So my goal with this program is to introduce you to the people and ideas that’ll help you actually execute on your dreams. Today my guest is the CEO of Locomation, Dr. Çetin Meriçli. Locomation is a startup company providing autonomous trucking technology and their first  prodact is a two-truck convoy system where a humın-drivın truck is followed autonomously by a second truck •             Why do you build driverless trucks? •             Why did you choose to develop two truck autonomous convoys? •             When will we see fully driverless trucks on the roads?

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Why are T cells needed?

Welcome to “ScienceLand” My goal with this program is to introduce you to the people and ideas that’ll help you actually execute your dreams. My goal with this program is to introduce you to the people and ideas that’ll help you actually execute your dreams. Today we will learn about a very interesting topic: immunology. My guest is a postdoctoral fellow from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr. Billur Akkaya. She has been doing research on T cells of the immune system for a long time. T cells are very important for human health and let’s hear what she has to say. •             Why do you work on T […]

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