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Bringing you the innovators, the innovations, the issues and topics that are advancing engineering.
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Bringing you the innovators, the innovations, the issues and topics that are advancing engineering.

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English


Episodes

Hardhats and Holograms

9/16/2019
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Trimble’s mixed reality manager Jordan Lawver talks about partnering with Hololens to bring augmented reality to workers with a hardhat that lays drawings over the physical jobsite.

Duration:00:11:44

Targeting Breast Cancer

9/9/2019
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Engineers and pathologists won a challenge to develop an automated method to detect breast cancer cells by training an algorithm used for automotive and defense applications. David Chambers talks about the collaboration and the challenge.

Duration:00:10:10

Robert Langer: Edison of Medicine

9/8/2019
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He’s described as the Edison of Medicine, whose inventions have saved or improved lives of more than two billion people. His laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is the largest biomedical engineering lab in the world. He was awarded numerous prizes, including the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering. He is the most cited engineer in history. In this episode of ASME TechCast, MIT’s Bob Langer explains how he manages to achieve so much and shares insights into his latest...

Duration:00:07:44

Advances in Low-Cost Energy Generation

9/7/2019
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Aaron McClung is leading the Southwest Research Institute’s work into proving supercritical carbon dioxide technology with a $119-million, 10-MW pilot plant being built on SwRI’s Texas campus. In this episode, he talks about the pilot plant and the promise of this low-cost energy generation technology.

Duration:00:06:30

The Past, Present, and Future of the Robotics Market

9/6/2019
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In this episode of ASME TechCast, Bob Doyle, VP of the Robotics Industries Association, discusses the robotics market and how robots are changing the manufacturing landscape.

Duration:00:10:07

Going Back to the Moon

9/5/2019
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Fifty years after humans first set foot on the Moon, Astrobotic is one of the companies selected by NASA to go back to the Moon to carry payloads and instruments and set the stage to potentially colonize the planet. Mechanical Engineering magazine Editor-in-Chief John Falcioni talks with Astrobotic’s CEO John Thornton.

Duration:00:11:51

Engineering the Apollo 11 Lunar Module

9/4/2019
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Thousands of engineers worked on the Apollo program. In this episode of ASME Tech Cast, we listen to some of those engineers and technologists as they recount the emotion, excitement, and triumph of building the Apollo 11 lunar module.

Duration:00:10:29

Bill Nye the Science Guy on STEM, Feeding the World, and Things that Scare Him

8/9/2019
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William Sanford Nye, also known as Bill Nye the Science Guy, talks with John Falcioni on ASME TechCast about the need for diversity in STEM, feeding the world, and the technology that scares him.

Duration:00:07:04

Breakthrough Could Bring New Cancer Treatment

8/8/2019
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Stanford mechanical engineer Ovijit Chaudhuri talks with Jeff O’Heir on ASME TechCast about breakthrough research that could lead to new treatments for cancer.

Duration:00:12:28

How a Young Engineer Helped A Wounded Marine

8/7/2019
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Learn how high-school senior Ashley Kimbel built a special prosthetic foot for a wounded U.S. Marine.

Duration:00:07:03

The Benefits and Challenges of Developing Solar Farms and Grids

8/6/2019
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Listen to ASME TechCast to hear about the challenges and benefits of creating solar farms and other sources of renewable energy in big cities and rural environments.

Duration:00:13:53

MIT’s New Head of Mechanical Engineering, Evelyn Wang, on the Future of Education and Grand Challenges

8/5/2019
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This week we speak with Evelyn Wang, who was recently named the head of MIT’s Department of Mechanical Engineering. We talk about some of the new educational models and grand research challenges she’s implementing into the curriculum.

Duration:00:15:47

The New World of Biomaterials Opens Opportunities for Engineers

8/4/2019
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Entrepreneurial engineer Robert Giasolli, founder, CTO, and vice president of R&D for Cagent Vascular, speaks with Jeff O’Heir, ASME’s senior content manager, about his work to improve communications between engineers and doctors in emergency rooms.

Duration:00:20:09

How Engineers Close Communication Gaps with New Colleagues

8/3/2019
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Featuring entrepreneurial engineer Robert Giasolli of Cagent Vascular.

Duration:00:18:09

Building the Case for a Diversified Engineering Workforce

8/2/2019
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Featuring Roma Agrawal, engineer and author of “Built: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Structures”. Hosted by Jeff O’Heir, ASME.org’s Senior Content Manager, and Chitra Sethi, Managing Editor of Mechanical Engineering Magazine.

Duration:00:11:17