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Texas A&M Engineering SoundBytes

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SoundBytes is the official podcast of Texas A&M Engineering where faculty, students and staff share their passions, experience and expertise. Giving a voice to the happenings throughout the engineering program, episodes showcase impactful research, career advice and outstanding student stories. So, go ahead - hit that play button! Do you have a story to tell? Message engineeringsoundbytes@tamu.edu to let us know!

SoundBytes is the official podcast of Texas A&M Engineering where faculty, students and staff share their passions, experience and expertise. Giving a voice to the happenings throughout the engineering program, episodes showcase impactful research, career advice and outstanding student stories. So, go ahead - hit that play button! Do you have a story to tell? Message engineeringsoundbytes@tamu.edu to let us know!

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United States

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SoundBytes is the official podcast of Texas A&M Engineering where faculty, students and staff share their passions, experience and expertise. Giving a voice to the happenings throughout the engineering program, episodes showcase impactful research, career advice and outstanding student stories. So, go ahead - hit that play button! Do you have a story to tell? Message engineeringsoundbytes@tamu.edu to let us know!

Language:

English


Episodes

The Study Break: Ingeniare, the Engineering Choir (featuring Ritika Bhattacharjee)

12/14/2021
Ingeniare is Texas A&M University's first professional chorus made up of engineering students. On this episode of The Study Break, Ingeniare conductor and chemical engineering senior Ritika Bhattacharjee explains the importance of music and how every engineer can learn to sing.

Duration:00:09:56

Engineer This!: Embracing the Power of Sketches (featuring Dr. Tracy Hammond)

11/30/2021
The way we draw can reveal a lot about us. In fact, researchers have found that sketches can reveal how old a child is, if a person has had a stroke and more. Dr. Tracy Hammond, professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and director of the Sketch Recognition Lab, researches these human motions to help improve strategies in a number of fields, including education. In this episode, Dr. Hammond talks about her work and how it's impacting machine learning systems to better...

Duration:00:15:39

Just a SEC: Resume and Interview Tips (featuring Roland Block)

11/18/2021
Get insider knowledge on hot tips and tricks from the associate director of Engineering Career Services on this episode of Just a SEC. Our student hosts are joined by Roland Block as they discuss what employers look for in a resume and how to be successful in an interview.

Duration:00:18:09

What is Electrical and Computer Engineering?

11/13/2021
What is electrical and computer engineering? Learn about the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:03:01

What is Computer Science and Engineering?

11/13/2021
What is computer science and engineering? Learn about the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:03:53

What is Biomedical Engineering?

11/6/2021
What is biomedical engineering? Learn about the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:02:36

What is Nuclear Engineering?

11/6/2021
What is nuclear engineering? Learn about the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:03:38

Just a SEC - New student hosts and SEC's Marketing Chair (Featuring Brianna Navas)

11/2/2021
SoundBytes is saying "Howdy!" to two new student hosts and interviewing one of them as we explore the role of the Student Engineers' Council's Marketing Chair - a position that uniquely combines engineering with art and business. Tenured host Drew DeHaven returns to pass the mic to new hosts Leanne Khashab and Brianna Navas on this episode of Just a SEC.

Duration:00:14:51

What is Chemical Engineering

10/30/2021
What is chemical engineering? Learn about the The Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:02:53

What is Petroleum Engineering?

10/30/2021
What is petroleum engineering? Learn about the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:02:32

Engineer This!: Breaking down the supply chain breakdown (featuring Dr. Eleftherios Iakovou)

10/19/2021
From the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic to the Suez Canal being blocked by the Ever Given containership, 2021 has caused major disruptions in global supply chains, impacting how consumers and companies have made and transported materials and goods. But supply chains have been struggling for more than just last year. Dr. Eleftherios Iakovou, the Hartley Hubbell Professor of industrial distribution in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution at Texas A&M University, is...

Duration:00:16:12

What is Multidisciplinary Engineering?

10/16/2021
What is multidisciplinary engineering? Learn about the Department of Multidisciplinary Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:03:02

What is Ocean Engineering?

10/16/2021
What is ocean engineering? Learn about the Department of Ocean Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from a student in the program.

Duration:00:03:01

What is Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution?

10/9/2021
What is engineering technology and industrial distribution? Learn about the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution at Texas A&M University and hear directly from an advisor in the program.

Duration:00:03:25

What is Materials Science and Engineering?

10/9/2021
What is materials science and engineering? Learn about the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from students in the program.

Duration:00:03:31

Mentorship, robots and diversity: A conversation with Dr. John Hurtado

10/5/2021
Dr. John Hurtado, interim dean and interim vice chancellor in the College of Engineering and professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering, has been part of Texas A&M since he earned his master's and Ph.D. in aerospace engineering. Since then, his career has taken off, including working for Sandia National Laboratories on robots that are now part of a collection at the Smithsonian Institute. He's had great influence, both as a teacher and a mentor. In this episode of SoundBytes,...

Duration:00:18:26

What is Aerospace Engineering?

9/25/2021
What is aerospace engineering? Learn about the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from students in the program.

Duration:00:03:45

What is Mechanical Engineering?

9/25/2021
What is mechanical engineering? Learn about the J. Mike Walker '66 Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from students in the program.

Duration:00:03:31

Just A SEC: Business Immersion Program (featuring Dr. Andrew Loring and Edward Hirs)

9/21/2021
How can engineering students get a crash course in business? Through the Business Immersion Program at Texas A&M University. On this episode of Just a SEC, the student hosts chat with industrial engineering senior Edward Hirs and Dr. Andrew Loring, associate director of Reynolds and Reynolds Sales Leadership Institute, about this two-week program offered in joint partnership between the College of Engineering and Mays Business School.

Duration:00:15:11

What is Civil and Environmental Engineering?

9/18/2021
What is civil and environmental engineering? Learn about the Zachry Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Texas A&M University and hear directly from students in the program.

Duration:00:04:35