Astro Talks

By Nalanda College Astronomy

This is a brand new podcast by Nalanda College Astronomy. Here we talk about astronomy and STEM.

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    Astro Talks S01-BonusEpisode: Tech entrepreneurship as a Sri Lankan: Discussion with Biman Liyange about his career as an entrepreneur
    42:53
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    Astro Talks S01E29: Panel Discussion - Here we answer your questions on how to become a scientist
    1:35:10
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    Astro Talks S01E28: Science entrepreneurship in Sri Lanka: Exciting ways of developing commercial products from science research
    47:58
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    Astro Talks S01E27: Astronomy research in Sri Lanka: a discussion with a research scientist at Arthur C Clarke Institute
    29:23
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    Astro Talks S01E26: What is key to become a better scientist: a discussion with world-renowned physicist Prof. Chandima Gomes.
    1:04:08
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    Astro Talks S01E25: The amazing world of Zoology: How to excel in academia, research, publications, science communication, and entrepreneurship.
    41:09
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    Astro Talks S01E24: Industrial research in Sri Lanka: A discussion with the head of John Keells Research
    41:42
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    Astro Talks S01E23: How can a physicist treat patients? - Interview with a medical physicist Dr. Maduka Kaluarachchi
    30:08
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    Astro Talks S01E22: Current innovations in nanotechnology: discussion with a pioneering Sri Lankan chemist Prof. Nilwala Kottegoda
    35:07
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    Astro Talks S01E21: Sri Lankan who made a breakthrough discovery in physics: a discussion with Dr. Ranga Dias
    27:04
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    Astro Talks S01E20: What are passive smart textiles: Discussion with a next-gen clothing researcher.
    21:40
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    Astro Talks S01E19: A medical doctor who became a nutrition researcher: Discussion with a researcher with a broad range of expertise in healthcare field
    27:04
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    Astro Talks S01E18: A Sri Lankan pioneer: Discussion with the scientist who invented the field of molecular logic-based computation
    37:37
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    Astro Talks S01E17: How can physics and chemistry work together: A discussion with a physicist who develops chemical engineering techniques.
    23:11
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    Astro Talks S01E16: Exciting world of cancer research: A discussion with a cancer biologist
    20:40
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    Astro Talks S01E15: Career opportunities at INTEL: A discussion with a physicist who became an engineer at INTEL corporation
    24:53
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    Astro Talks S01E14: “How I end up with 2 PhD and 4MSc degrees in math”: A discussion with the Sri Lankan with the most number of postgraduate degrees.
    56:19
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    Astro Talks S01E13: Who are accelerator physicists? - Discussion with Dr. Subashini De Silva at Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, USA
    19:15
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    Astro Talks S01E12: An astrophysicist who became an entrepreneur in data science: a discussion with Dr. Tilan Ukwatta.
    47:10
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    Astro Talks S01E11: Story of a Biochemist - Discussion with a biotechnology and pharmaceutical consultant Dr. Sumedha Jayasena
    1:12:01
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    Astro Talks S01E10: The coming era of printed electronics: A discussion with Dr. Oshadha Ranasingha
    38:47
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    Astro Talks S01E09: An astrophysicist who became a Data Scientist: A discussion with Dr. Udara Abeysekara
    1:02:15
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    Astro Talks S01E08: Listening to gravity: A discussion with a gravitational wave researcher Dr. Nipuni Palliyaguru
    13:51
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    Astro Talks S01E07: The exciting world of geophysics: A conversation with Pasan Herath, a geophysicist at the Victoria University, NZ
    27:17
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    Astro Talks S01E06: CERN's particle physicist who became a networking engineer at Amazon: A discussion with Dr. Waruna Fernando
    56:27
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    Astro Talks S01E05: A Discussion with a Comet Hunter - Dr. Nalin Samarasinghe
    36:18
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    Astro Talks S01E04: A Discussion with a Mathematician: the story of Dr. Kasun Fernando
    33:13
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    Astro Talks S01E03: විද්‍යාඥයෙක් වෙන්නෙ කොහොමද? | How to become a Scientist? #2
    33:19
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    Astro Talks S01E02: Space Weather - අභ්‍යවකාශ කාලගුණය
    35:26
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    Astro Talks S01E01: How to become a SCIENTIST?
    28:53

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