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Scientific Sense ®

By Gill Eapen

Scientific Sense ® is a daily podcast focused on Science and Economics. We talk with the world's leading academics about their research and emerging ideas in a variety of domains. The conversation is unstructured and unscripted. The host, Gill Eapen, has over 30 years of experience in various areas in Economics, Science, Technology, and Business. Decision Options ®, the firm he founded in 2001, is a leader in AI applications for decisionmaking. Mr. Eapen is the author of two textbooks and a paperback. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/scientificsense/support

  1. 1.
    Prof. Michael Strauss, Chair of the Department of Astrophysical Sciences at Princeton University.10/23/2020
    59:09
  2. 2.
    Prof. Nathan Gianneschi, Professor of Materials Science & Biomedical Engineering at Northwestern University.10/22/2020
    49:53
  3. 3.
    Prof. David Uttal, Professor of Education and of Psychology at Northwestern University10/21/2020
    48:09
  4. 4.
    Prof. Jenny Greene, Professor of Astrophysics at Princeton University10/20/2020
    45:14
  5. 5.
    Dr. Gaurav Jain, Assistant Professor of Marketing at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute10/19/2020
    41:19
  6. 6.
    Election Special: Dr. Dipayan Gosh of Harvard Kennedy School and Dr. Heidi Tworek of University of British Columbia10/17/2020
    1:09:52
  7. 7.
    Dr. Michael Niemack, Associate Professor of Astronomy and Physics at Cornell University.10/16/2020
    54:07
  8. 8.
    Prof. Josh Frieman, Head of the Particle Physics Division at Fermilab and Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Chicago10/14/2020
    1:15:15
  1. 9.
    Prof. Mario Macis, Professor of economics at Johns Hopkins University10/12/2020
    1:00:35
  2. 10.
    Prof. John Flood, Professor of Law and Society at Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia.10/10/2020
    1:00:02
  3. 11.
    Dr. Mark Hoffman, Research Professor at the University of Missouri, Kansas City10/09/2020
    44:57
  4. 12.
    Prof. Volodymyr Babich, Professor of Operations and Information Management at Georgetown University.10/08/2020
    52:57
  5. 13.
    Dr. Masood Parvania, Associate Chair for Research and Advancement at the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Utah10/07/2020
    51:33
  6. 14.
    Prof. Keith Olive, Theoretical physicist at the University of Minnesota10/06/2020
    1:01:01
  7. 15.
    Prof. Eugene Santos, Professor of Engineering at Dartmouth College10/05/2020
    57:20
  8. 16.
    Prof. David Spergel, Director of the Center for Computational Astrophysics at Flatiron Institute and Emeritus Professor Princeton University10/02/2020
    57:03
  9. 17.
    Prof. Riane Eisler, President of the Center for Partnership Studies (CPS)10/01/2020
    51:41
  10. 18.
    Prof. Nadya Mason, Professor of Physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign09/30/2020
    55:58
  11. 19.
    Dr. Fred Olayele, Chief Economist at the New York City Economic Development Corporation. 09/29/2020
    1:03:29
  12. 20.
    Prof. Giulio Pasinetti, Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai09/28/2020
    32:08
  13. 21.
    Prof. Jeff Ely, Director of the mathematical methods in Social Sciences at Northwestern University09/26/2020
    1:00:50
  14. 22.
    Prof. John Birge, Professor of Operations Management at the University of Chicago09/25/2020
    48:04
  15. 23.
    Prof. Andrew Ching, Professor at the Carey Business School at Johns Hopkins University09/24/2020
    58:33
  16. 24.
    Dr. Deepa HalaHarvi, Breast cancer surgeon at Ohio Health 09/23/2020
    37:23
  17. 25.
    Prof. Sudheer Chava, Professor of Finance at Scheller College of Business at Georgia Institute of Technology 09/22/2020
    59:39
  18. 26.
    Prof. Mark Liberman, Professor of Linguistics and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania09/21/2020
    1:04:20
  19. 27.
    Prof. Francis Schortgen, Professor of Political Science at the University of Mount Union09/19/2020
    1:07:42
  20. 28.
    Prof. Sašo Tomažič, Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. 09/18/2020
    46:24
  21. 29.
    Prof. Michael Miller, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.09/17/2020
    48:56
  22. 30.
    Dr. Dipayan Ghosh, Co-Director of the Digital Platforms and Democracy Project at the Harvard Kennedy School09/16/2020
    1:01:54
  23. 31.
    Prof Joel Mokyr, Professor of Economics and History at Northwestern University09/15/2020
    1:01:03
  24. 32.
    Prof. Aaron Striegel, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame09/14/2020
    54:48
  25. 33.
    Prof. Martin Eichenbaum, Professor of Economics at Northwestern University09/12/2020
    1:06:33
  26. 34.
    Prof. Peter Muennig, Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University09/11/2020
    1:00:14
  27. 35.
    Prof. Douglas Comer, Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University09/10/2020
    59:28
  28. 36.
    Prof. Jeremi Suri, Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin09/09/2020
    51:41
  29. 37.
    Prof. Burkhard Schafer, Chair of Computational Legal Theory at the University of Edinburgh09/08/2020
    1:02:56
  30. 38.
    Prof. Norman Garrick, Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Connecticut09/06/2020
    43:37
  31. 39.
    Prof. Art Markman, Professor of Psychology, and Marketing at the University of Texas at Austin09/05/2020
    1:05:11
  32. 40.
    Prof. Clair Brown, Professor of Economics at UC Berkeley09/04/2020
    1:01:46
  33. 41.
    Prof. Carol Gould, Professor of Philosophy at Florida Atlantic University09/03/2020
    1:12:48
  34. 42.
    Prof. Brooks Holtom, Professor of Management at Georgetown University09/02/2020
    50:28
  35. 43.
    Prof. George Markowsky, Professor of Computer Science at the Missouri University of Science and Technology09/01/2020
    1:01:48
  36. 44.
    Prof. Jeanne Milliken Bonds, Professor of the Practice, Impact Investment, and Sustainable Finance at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina08/31/2020
    44:13
  37. 45.
    Prof. Eswaran Subrahmanian, Research Professor in the Engineering Research Accelerator and the Department of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University08/30/2020
    1:00:56
  38. 46.
    Dr. Charles Harry, Associate Research Professor in the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland08/29/2020
    45:52
  39. 47.
    Prof. Regina Herzlinger, Professor at Harvard Business School08/28/2020
    56:38
  40. 48.
    Prof Michael Barnett, Professor of Management and Global Business at Rutgers Business School 08/27/2020
    47:45
  41. 49.
    Prof. Diana Thomas, Professor of mathematical sciences at the United States Military Academy at West Point08/26/2020
    44:40
  42. 50.
    Prof. Paul Fedak, Head Department of Cardiac Sciences at the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary08/25/2020
    52:28
  43. 51.
    Dr. Antonio Lieto, Researcher in Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science at the University of Turin08/24/2020
    59:42
  44. 52.
    Prof. James K. Bashkin, Dr. R. Fredrik Inglis, and Dr. Jeff Smith of the University of Missouri- St. Louis08/23/2020
    1:05:37
  45. 53.
    Mr. Frank Van Gansbeke, Professor of Practice At Middlebury College08/22/2020
    55:02
  46. 54.
    Prof Kit Parker, Professor of Bioengineering and Applied Physics at Harvard University08/21/2020
    56:21
  47. 55.
    Prof. Ole Isacson, Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at Harvard Medical School and Mass General Hospital08/20/2020
    41:59
  48. 56.
    Prof. Jay Swaminathan, Professor of Operations at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill08/19/2020
    51:33
  49. 57.
    Prof. Elizabeth Krupinski, Professor and Vice-Chair of Research at Emory University 08/18/2020
    51:08
  50. 58.
    Prof. Raghuram Iyengar, Professor of Marketing at the Wharton School08/17/2020
    49:40
  51. 59.
    Dr. David Vequist, Founder and Director of the Center for Medical Tourism Research (CMTR) 08/16/2020
    59:34
  52. 60.
    Prof. Peter Rogan, Professor of Genome Bioinformatics at the University of Western Ontario08/14/2020
    1:04:29
  53. 61.
    Mr. Lofred Madzou, Project Lead for AI at the World Economic Forum08/12/2020
    46:50
  54. 62.
    Dr. William H. Frey II, Senior Research Director of the Center for Memory & Aging at the HealthPartners Neuroscience Center08/11/2020
    49:15
  55. 63.
    Dr. Ralph Chami, Assistant Director, Institute for Capacity Development, the International Monetary Fund08/10/2020
    57:28
  56. 64.
    Prof. Ben Albensi, Professor of pharmacology & therapeutics at the University of Manitoba08/07/2020
    44:12
  57. 65.
    Dr. Allyson Ettinger, Assistant professor in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Chicago08/06/2020
    58:19
  58. 66.
    Prof. Krishnanand Maillacheruvu, Professor of Civil Engineering and Construction at Bradley University08/05/2020
    57:12
  59. 67.
    Prof. Gerry Leisman, Professor of Neuro and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Haifa, Israel08/04/2020
    54:53
  60. 68.
    Prof. Martin Kulldorff, Professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School08/02/2020
    39:13
  61. 69.
    Prof. Sean Smith, Professor of computational nanomaterials science and technology at the Australian National University and Director of Australia’s national supercomputing facility07/31/2020
    41:09
  62. 70.
    Dr. Pascal Paschos, Computational Scientist at the University of Chicago07/30/2020
    42:33
  63. 71.
    Prof. Christophe Faugère, Professor of Finance at the Kedge Business School, France07/29/2020
    1:00:13
  64. 72.
    Prof. Orly Sade, Chair in Business Administration and Associate Professor of Finance, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.07/28/2020
    46:46
  65. 73.
    Prof Amiyatosh Purnanandam, Professor of finance at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan07/27/2020
    49:28
  66. 74.
    Prof. William Baker, Professor and Journalist-in-Residence at Fordham University in NY.07/25/2020
    48:18
  67. 75.
    Prof Brian Wandell, Professor and Director of the Center for Cognitive and Neurobiological Imaging at Stanford University.07/24/2020
    52:41
  68. 76.
    Dr. Rouben Indjikian, adjunct professor of energy, and international economics at Webster University in Geneva, Switzerland. 07/23/2020
    44:29
  69. 77.
    Prof. Fernando Muzzio, Professor of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at Rutgers University 07/22/2020
    43:36
  70. 78.
    Prof. Dale Rogers, Professor of Business at Arizona State University07/21/2020
    49:20
  71. 79.
    Prof. Azra Raza, Professor of Medicine and Director of the MDS Center at Columbia University07/20/2020
    46:27
  72. 80.
    Dr. Omar Al-Ubaydli, Director of Research at Derasat, a think tank in the Kingdom of Bahrain07/19/2020
    46:10
  73. 81.
    Dr. Zeke Hernandez, Max and Bernice Garchik Family Presidential Associate Professor at the Wharton Business School07/18/2020
    46:29
  74. 82.
    Prof. Robert Murphy, Professor of Computational Biology, Biomedical Engineering, and Machine Learning at Carnegie Mellon University07/17/2020
    47:59
  75. 83.
    Prof. Anees Chagpar, Professor in the Department of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine07/16/2020
    46:26
  76. 84.
    Prof. M. V. Lee Badgett, Professor of economics and co-director of the Center for Employment Equity at the University of Massachusetts Amherst07/15/2020
    40:14
  77. 85.
    Prof. Rory Cooper, Professor of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, and Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh07/14/2020
    37:34
  78. 86.
    Prof. James Bashkin, Professor of Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry at the University of Missouri, St.Louis. 07/11/2020
    45:25
  79. 87.
    Prof. Liran Carmel, Professor of Computational Biology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel07/09/2020
    43:33
  80. 88.
    Mr. Joel Peterson, recently retired Chairman of JetBlue Airways, former Chairman of The Hoover Institution, and the Founder of Peterson Partners07/07/2020
    43:05
  81. 89.
    Prof. Eleftherios Mylonakis, Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at Brown University07/06/2020
    54:48
  82. 90.
    Prof. Brian Keating, Professor of Physics at the Center for Astrophysics & Space Sciences at the University of California, San Diego 07/04/2020
    59:16
  83. 91.
    Prof. Bart Selman, Professor of Computer Science at Cornell University07/02/2020
    52:28
  84. 92.
    Mr. Jim Jordan, Distinguished Service Professor of Healthcare & Biotechnology Management at Carnegie Mellon University07/01/2020
    44:49
  85. 93.
    Prof. Anup Malani, Professor at the University of Chicago Law School & Medical School06/30/2020
    1:00:01
  86. 94.
    Prof. Steve Greenbaum, Professor of Physics at Hunter College in the City University of New York06/27/2020
    39:09
  87. 95.
    Prof. Kenneth Kaitin, Professor of Public Health and Medicine at Tufts School of Medicine06/26/2020
    48:39
  88. 96.
    Prof. Robert Bird, Professor of Business Law and the Chair in Business Ethics at the University of Connecticut06/25/2020
    39:34
  89. 97.
    Prof. David Ikenberry, Professor of Finance at the University of Colorado06/24/2020
    58:24
  90. 98.
    Prof. George Perry, Professor of Biology and Chemistry at The University of Texas at San Antonio06/23/2020
    43:29
  91. 99.
    Prof. Richard Mammone, Professor of engineering and business at Rutgers University.06/20/2020
    52:54
  92. 100.
    Prof. Marion Nestle, Professor Emerita of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, at New York University06/18/2020
    31:03
  93. 101.
    Professor Stanley Litow of Columbia and Duke University 06/17/2020
    39:05
  94. 102.
    Prof. Stephen Hinshaw, Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley and Professor of Psychiatry at UCSF06/16/2020
    55:47
  95. 103.
    Dr. Sara Abiola, Assistant Professor of Health Policy & Management at the Columbia Mailman School of Public Health 06/15/2020
    42:26
  96. 104.
    Dr. John S. Lyons, Professor of Health Management and Policy at the University of Kentucky06/14/2020
    50:46
  97. 105.
    Prof. Mehdi Anwar, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Connecticut06/13/2020
    43:31
  98. 106.
    Prof. Bruce Mizarch, Professor of Economics at Rutgers University06/12/2020
    35:26
  99. 107.
    Dr. Scott Friedman, the Dean for Therapeutic Discovery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai06/11/2020
    36:47
  100. 108.
    Prof. Jeffrey Townsend of Yale School of Public Health and Yale University06/09/2020
    55:46
  101. 109.
    Prof. Warren Powell of Operations Research and Financial Engineering at Princeton University06/06/2020
    47:06
  102. 110.
    Prof. Julia Lane, Professor at NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service06/03/2020
    41:38
  103. 111.
    Dr. Ian Williams, author, sculptor and biochemist.05/30/2020
    1:02:46
  104. 112.
    Dr.Pierre Etienne, co-Director of the Alzheimer’s disease prevention program at McGill University05/24/2020
    56:27

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