and their presentations
Chronological List of Presenters
(most recent on top)
7 Sep - " Iranian Nuclear Program Issues"
Basic physics / engineering behind nuclear power programs and the overlap with nuclear weapons development, with specific application to the Iranian program.
24 Aug (recorded Sep 1) - "Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy"
9 Mar - "Why do Airplanes Fly into Hurricanes and Typhoons"
John describes the people, equipment and techniques needed to fly into hurricanes in order to make accurate hurricane weather forecasts.
4 Mar - "What the Rocks tell Us"
Jim illustrates how geology exposes hidden secrets about the earth, humans and evolution.
24 Feb - " Frank Lloyd Wright Comes Alive"
In period costume, Drake describes Wright's life and architecture
10 Feb - " Encryption, Part 2"
Greg continues from Part 1, encryption basics. Here he details public-key encryption and the mathematics embedded. He comments on quantum computing and the disruption to current encryption methodologies.
7 Feb - " The Green New Deal" - Green for Whom? "
George talked to topics covered in his recently revised book: "Unintended Consequences". He has released a group copy to the members of our club.
27 Jan - " Advanced Innovation "
Dave describes 'Advanced Innovation' techniques. This process is known by other names: 'Knowledge-Based Innovation Engineering' and also by the Russian acronym, 'TRIZ' (Theory of Innovative Problem Solving)
13 Jan - " Encryption, Part 1"
Greg explains reasons for using different types of encryption. He also describes the mathematics, methods for implementation and the robustness of the security provided.
Presenter Archive 2019 <- 2014