Episode 73: An episode with glass with Bobak Ferdowsi

Posted Jul 10, 2017 by bn

Finally, a little glass from the titanium physicists podcast.
this episode is fascinating!!

hold onto your glass

hold onto your glass

the deal with glass is that it’s not a crystal.
i’m sure you’ve heard that before but what does it mean?
the answer is amazing.

materials science is amazing!!!

our guest today is Bobak Ferdowsi, the handsomest man at NASA. You can follow him on twitter right here, and his webpage is here,  but if you keep following him you might end up wandering around a distant planet for the rest of your life.

Our physicists are Dr. Jessica Rimsza, a materials physicist currently at Sandia National Labs; and Dr. Jane Cook, a materials physicist who is the chief scientist at the Corning Museum of Glass.

Physicists:Dr. Meg Rosenburg, Dr. Briony Horgan

Intro Music: Ted Leo and the Pharmacists 

Exit Music: John Vanderslice