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Are you seeking for some tips and wisdom from scientists? Here we talk about science and share academic experiences and more. In general, I am keen on talking with people in any scientific fields and/or who have general interest in science because diversity provides resilience. This podcast will: Overall, any episode contains advice and guidance for everyone who has an interest in science. Website: https://www.podcastics.com/podcast/science-talk-with-naz/

Are you seeking for some tips and wisdom from scientists? Here we talk about science and share academic experiences and more. In general, I am keen on talking with people in any scientific fields and/or who have general interest in science because diversity provides resilience. This podcast will: Overall, any episode contains advice and guidance for everyone who has an interest in science. Website: https://www.podcastics.com/podcast/science-talk-with-naz/

Location:

United States

Description:

Are you seeking for some tips and wisdom from scientists? Here we talk about science and share academic experiences and more. In general, I am keen on talking with people in any scientific fields and/or who have general interest in science because diversity provides resilience. This podcast will: Overall, any episode contains advice and guidance for everyone who has an interest in science. Website: https://www.podcastics.com/podcast/science-talk-with-naz/

Language:

English


Episodes

Soil Microorganisms / Soil Greenhouse Gases / C stocks / About becoming a better scientist

9/2/2022
Sophie Zechmeister-Boltenstern is a Soil Science and Soil Microbiology professor at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna. Head of Soil Research Institute at BOKU. Expertise: Biodiversity and function of soil organisms and their interactions; Biology of the Nitrogen Cycle; Climate change and greenhouse gases; Metabolism of gases in soils. Awards: Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher (2019): identified by Clarivate Analytics as one of the world’s...

Duration:01:28:45

Diseases (IQ reduction, itai-itai, etc.) & Water, Soil contamination by Heavy Metals, use of Isotopes

7/8/2022
Christoph Noller - Ecologist and Soil Scientist. He is a Ph.D. student at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna. Christoph has worked a lot on contaminated soils with heavy metals such as arsenic (As), cadmium (Cd), chromium (Cr), mercury (Hg), lead (Pb), copper (Cu), zinc (Zn), etc. Description of the episode: In this episode, we discuss heavy metals, their influences on the human body, isotopes, soil microorganisms, and the ways of recovering contaminated...

Duration:00:52:33

AI & machine learning in Soil Sciences, IMSOGLO, past/future of Soil Sciences & Soil Modeling

6/24/2022
Episode description: In this episode, we talk about AI & machine learning in Soil Sciences, IMSOGLO, the Past/Future of Soil Sciences & Soil Modelling, Inspirations, Books, Advice, and more topics. In between the questions, Prof. Finke shares his experiences and always gives simple and funny examples to make his ideas rather deliberate. So, surely you can also listen to this episode to make your day feel better! About our guest: Prof. Peter Finke is a Full Professor at the Department...

Duration:01:35:56

Digital Soil Mapping / N addition to forest soils / Soil Drying and Rewetting

6/15/2022
Stefan J. Forstner, a Ph.D. at the Austrian Research Centre for Forests (BFW). Stefan is a young scientist who has already published the research works he has been involved in since 2018. Currently, he is working on the "Digital Soil Map of Austria". In this episode, you get to know about Stefan's past and present research works. Most importantly, he was very open and supportive of the idea of making this episode! I can't thank enough people who are very open to sharing their knowledge...

Duration:01:15:08

Stem greenhouse gases / Forest management systems / Forest soils and greenhouse gases

6/3/2022
In this episode we discuss greenhouse gases and their natural sources such as forest and soil, where we cover related topics as well (forest management systems, greenhouse gas measurements, tree species etc.) At the same time, we cover the most common topics about PhD reaserch as publishing papers, peer reviewing, sources of stress etc. 0:00 who is Anike Berane / What does she study 0:43 what are "natural greenhouse gases." The role of soil & forest 3:48 trees are dangerous? 6:32...

Duration:00:50:34

Adventures in Russia and Kazakhstan

4/22/2022
In this episode, we discuss languages, political sciences, and history. We demystify some common stereotypes about Americans, Russians, and Kazakh people. Joshua also shares his volunteer experiences with immigrants fleeing their countries. During the conversation, many topics come up in the discussion like Ukraine, rigorous teaching methods, and some book recommendations on history. 1. The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt 2. Understanding Power: The Indispensable Chomsky by...

Duration:01:43:02

First-Year PhD Candidate Experience (with Ubaida Yousaf)

4/9/2022
In this episode, we discuss the student life after being accepted for a certain PhD position. We discuss everything starting from a first experience until some of the expected multi-tasks e.g. teaching, publishing papers etc. You can get a general description of a PhD first-year experience such as becoming an independent researcher, building a healthy relationship with your supervisors and more. So, please enjoy the episode. - Becoming a PhD - Independence in PhD - How to handle PhD...

Duration:00:45:41

Application Process for PhD (Top US University Edition) Part 2

4/1/2022
In this podcast we discuss in detail about the application processes for PhD and master’s degrees. Covering all the steps such as: 00:07 Why reach out to PI 06:55 Funding is important? 11:34 PhD interviews 23:45 Interview at Columbia University 33:25 Unexpected question 38:43 Reference letters 46:30 Why PhD? 46:52 Networking, books, listening ... 51:41 After pressure, I wanted to enjoy my life 55:14 For my younger self: "Focus!" 56:27 My favourite thing about science Science Talk...

Duration:01:00:07

Application Process for PhD (Top US University Edition) Part 1

3/25/2022
In this podcast we discuss in detail about the application processes for PhD and master’s degrees. Covering all the steps such as: 00:35 Who is Patrick Zoé Cito Namulisa 01:43 What is an IMSOGLO? 02:56 IMSOGLO master experience (Patrick) 04:26 Master application processes 06:11 Columbia University & where/how to start your application 07:40 PhD in US vs Europe 08:50 Why most students fail emails 09:52 Get in touch with supervisors 13:00 CV 16:24 Do your interests (hobbies)...

Duration:01:00:12

Trailer Application Process for PhD (Top US University Edition) Part 1

3/21/2022
In this podcast we discuss in detail about the application processes for PhD and master’s degrees. Covering all the steps such as: Science Talk with Naz: Website: https://www.podcastics.com/podcast/science-talk-with-naz/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sciencetalkwithnaz/ Guest: Patrick Zoé Cito Namulisa: https://linktr.ee/patrickcito Host: Nazerke Amangeldy Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/annazeka_/ LinkedIn:...

Duration:00:00:32