Upcoming Talks

Dates and speakers for future talks are shown below. Unless stated otherwise, the location will be Southwestern Yacht Club.

POSTPONED Dr. Gresham Bayne
Former Critical Care Consultant to STRATOS
Former medical consultant to Bird Aerospace Industries
Former CMO & Chair of the Technical Advisory Committee for NantHealth
What really happened during the STRATOS stratospheric parachute jump and what we still don’t know
POSTPONED Ryan Kastner
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
UC San Diego
Engineers for Exploration
Nick Hutzler
Assistant Professor of Physics
Using lasers to control atoms and molecules for table-top experiments in fundamental nuclear and particle physics and applications to quantum information, computation, and many-body systems.  More detail is TBD.
8/19/20 Joe Valenzuela
Director of Business Development for Tactical Systems & Deputy CTO
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
The general topic will be Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.  More detail is TBD.
9/23/20 Katherine de Kleer
Assistant Professor
Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences

Dynamic Processes in the Solar System
(tentative title)

11/18/20 Richard Buttery
Director of Experimental Science,
DIII-D National Fusion Facility,
General Atomics
The Advanced Tokamak Path to Fusion Energy and Critical DIII-D Contributions
1/6/21 Shana Goffredi
Associate Professor
Biology Department
Occidental College, &
Visiting Scientist
Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences
General topic will be beneficial symbiotic partnerships between bacteria and invertebrates.  More detail is TBD.
2/17/21 TBD
3/31/21 TBD
5/12/20 TBD TBD