by La Trobe University
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Podcasts on the discussions of physics, particularly space science, materials and surface science, and x-ray science.
||The Physics of Musical Instruments||Assoc Professor Katherine Legge (Department of Civil Engineering and Physical Sciences, La Trobe University) on how maths and science work when it comes to shaping and playing musical instruments.||3/12/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoFrom Wi-Fi to Aliens||Dr Brian Boyle (CSIRO SKA Director) describes some of the revolutionary science that the Square Kilometre Array will undertake and the ground-breaking work that is already being done as part of the project.||11/20/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoWatching the Transit of Venus||La Trobe University recently gave students from senior post grads to primary schools a once in a lifetime chance to watch the Transit of Venus.||7/8/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
||Interview with Brian Schmidt||Physics Nobel prize winner Professor Brian Schmidt (Australian National University) talks about the accelerating universe and the experience of winning a Nobel prize.||7/8/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoWear your Diamonds on the Inside||Dr David Hoxley (Physics, La Trobe University) on how diamonds could be the perfect biomedical material for obtaining diagnostic information to help define the best dose of chemotherapy.||5/23/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoThe Accelerating Universe||Professor Brian Schmidt (2011 Nobel Prize winner in physics), leader of the High-Redshift Supernova search team, describes this discovery and explains the accelerating universe.||5/22/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
||Diamond Surfaces||Dr David Hoxley (Physics, La Trobe University) on the properties of diamond surfaces, and what they could be used for.||2/16/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Square Kilometre Array||Dr Brian Boyle (CSIRO SKA Director) on the Square Kilometre Array, a $2.5 billion SKA radio telescope which will be 50 times more sensitive and survey the sky 10,000 times faster than any existing telescope.||5/23/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Working With the Synchrotron||Dr Peter Kappen (Physics, La Trobe University) on working on how synchrotrons work, and what they can be used for.||2/3/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||X-Ray Science||Assoc. Professor Andrew Peele (Physics, La Trobe University) on the use of x-rays in physics research, and seeing matter on a small scale.||12/7/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Space Matters||Dr. Murray Parkinson of the Space Physics Group discusses the effects of space weather on Earth||7/22/2008||Free||View In iTunes|