Hot Science – Cool Talks



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Sustainability of Outer Space
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019

Sustainability of Outer Space

Dr. Moriba Jah
Professor, Aerospace Engineering
University of Texas

Is it really true that there are over 20,000 junked satellites in outer space? What is their fate? Dr. Jah examines what we can do to make space safe, secure and sustainable in the long term. Additional tickets now available.

 
 
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Robots Controlled By Your Mind
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2019

Robots Controlled By Your Mind

Dr. Jose Contreras-Vidal
Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering
BRAIN Center, University of Houston

Can robots be controlled with only your mind? Dr. Contreras-Vidal shares his research in developing prosthetics and machine interfaces that can be completely controlled by a person's thoughts. Registration opens three weeks prior to the event date.