4-100: The Story of Viterbi Voices: The Podcast

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HAPPY 100TH EPISODE!!!! In this extraordinarily special episode, Rhea interviews Kelly Lynch, the first host of Viterbi Voices, and Alex Budde, the second host. She speaks with Paul about the past, present and future of the podcast, and introduces the new 2018-2019 team-- stay tuned for a fantastic episode filled with jokes, stories, music and more. Check out our very ...

4-098: Fall 2018 Viterbi Livechat!

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Hey y'all, we got a special bonus episode coming at you this week! Thanks so much to those of you who tuned into our fall 2018 livechat, where some USC Viterbi students sat down and answered some of YOUR questions, we had a fantastic time. To those of you who couldn't make it, we're bringing you the same livechat in ...

4-097: Project Management with Professor Geza Bottlik

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In our 5th installment of Office Hours, Daniel visits one of his favorite former professors and current director of the Engineering Management Masters program, Professor Geza Bottlik. Tune in for a wonderful conversation drawing on Professor Bottlikā€™s decades of industry experience, covering everything about project management, and the value of engineers in leadership roles. Check out more! Learn more about ...

4-096: Medical Imaging and the Importance of Electrical Engineering with Dr. Krishna Nayak

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In this episode, Paul and Rhea chat with Dr. Krishna Nayak, one of our faculty in the Electrical Engineering department. Dr. Nayak's specialty is medical imaging, and his research in revolutionizing MRI technology has received multiple grants and awards. Tune in for an insightful episode about all kinds of medical imaging, Dr. Nayak's nontraditional college experience, and the incredibly important ...

4-095: Trojan Family Weekend!!!

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special bonus episode alert!!! We've got a special ~Thursday~ episode coming at you, featuring some of our listeners and favorite people in the world: trojan families. In this episode, Paul and Rhea hang out at the Viterbi Dean's Breakfast event, and hang out with parents of some viterbi students. Tune in to hear their advice for prospective students, their thoughts ...

4-094: 107 Days in Space, Elon Musk, and Exploding Candles with Dr. Garrett Reisman

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In one of the most fun, all-encompassing episodes we've ever had on the podcast, Paul and Rhea sit down with Professor Garrett Reisman, one of our new faculty in the astronautical engineering department. Tune in for an incredibly engaging conversation about his academic background, his dreams for space, his space walks, his time at spacex, and so so so much ...

4-093: 3D Printing, Machine Learning, and the Future of Manufacturing with Dr. Satyandra Gupta

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In this episode, Paul and Rhea sit down with Dr SK Gupta, the Director of the Center for Advanced Manufacturing here at USC Viterbi. Tune in for a conversation about all the cutting edge innovation happening in the manufacturing space, from robots teaching themselves to 3D print machine parts to AR interfaces and training tools. Check out videos, photos and ...

4-092: Computer Science, EE and Acoustic Tomography with Dr. Andrew Goodney

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In this episode, we interview Dr. Andrew Goodney, one of our Computer Science faculty members, and a fellow trojan! Tune in for an episode about some unusual intersections between electrical engineering and computer science, Dr. Goodney's experience in the entertainment industry, and a fascinating exploration of the field of acoustic tomography. Check out more! Meet Ying, CS Class of 2019! ...

4-091: Science Communication with Dr. Andrea Armani

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In this episode, Daniel visits Dr. Andrea Armani's office hours for a chat about science communication, the idea of making scientific research widely accessible to the public. Tune in for an informative episode about the importance of knowing your audience, communicating effectively, and what engineers can learn from business majors. Check out more! Listen to Dr Armani's full episode on ...

4-090: Welcome Back and Fall Admissions Updates with Paul Ledesma and Michael Cox

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Welcome back to campus Trojans!! We continue season four with our first official episode back on campus. Tune in for a relaxed episode with Rhea about admissions events and fall updates from Paul Ledesma, Director of Viterbi Undergraduate Admissions, and Michael Cox, our new Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions. Check out more! Read Rhea's advice for beginning a new school ...

3-079: Chemical Engineering with Dr. Noah Malmstadt

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/426775116&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Paul and Rhea sit down with Professor Noah Malmstadt from the Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering. Tune in for a thorough conversation about what constitutes the field of chemical engineering, Dr. Malmstadt's research in membrane architecture and microfluiditics, and what lead him to ultimately pursue academia. Check out more! ...

3-078: Plasma Physics, Satellites and Rocket Propulsion with Dr. Paul Giuliano

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/423441660&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Paul and Rhea chat with Dr. Paul Giuliano, a professor in our astronautical engineering department, engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and a fellow Trojan! Dr. Giuiliano was actually one of the founding members of our incredible Rocket Propulsion Lab, one of the most popular design teams on campus. Join ...

3-077: Engineering, Music and Dance with Catherine, Pia and Priscilla

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/421441314&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Ying interviews three Viterbi students about their involvements with the music and dance communities on campus. Tune in for a fun conversation with Catherine, Pia and Priscilla about their experiences playing in a jazz combo, dancing in a hip-hop group, and playing for the FAMOUS trojan marching band!!!! Check out ...

3-076: Why USC?

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/419706848&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Camila interviews some current USC students on their college decision process. Tune in to hear some fun conversations and personal stories about why these students chose to join the Trojan Family!! Check out more! Meet Camila, the host of this episode! Read why all of us picked USC!

3-075: #IGotIntoUSC – Admission Decisions 2018

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/417642800&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> Join Paul Ledesma, Rebecca Beiter and Matthew O'Pray as they discuss the decisions you've all been waiting for, the newly admitted class of 2022!! Tune in to hear about the admission process, what goes into reading an application, some logistics for our admitted students, and our upcoming on-campus programs for our future Trojans! ...

3-074: Personalized Medicine with Dr. Eun Ji Chung

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/416072244&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> This is our first installment in our brand new series, Office Hours! Join host Daniel Donchev as he discusses personalized medicine, nanomaterials and the future of medical research with Dr. Eun Ji Chung. This series will focus on short, in-depth, technical conversations with USC faculty, covering a variety of topics; keep an eye ...

3-073: Sports at USC with Sarah, David and Matt

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/412705374&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, our fourth installment in our This Viterbi Life series, Shuntaro talks to Sarah, David and Matt about their involvements in sports at USC. Listen on to hear about how athletics shaped these students' lives. Check out more! Meet Shuntaro, the host of this episode! Read Shana's Blog about Sports in ...

3-072: Mobile App Development with Professor Trina Gregory

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/410718519&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Paul and Rhea sit down with Professor Trina Gregory, a professor in the Information Technologies Program here at USC, and the director/creator of the minor in Mobile App Development. Tune in for a really fun conversation about all things technology, ranging from the creation of the internet to VR and ...

3-071: On-Campus Communities with USC QuEST

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In this episode, Paul and Rhea talk to Jules, Emma and Bailey from USC's chapter of Queers in Engineering, Science and Technology, otherwise known as "QuEST." As one of our diversity organizations, QuEST provides resources for individuals seeking both social and professional opportunities as a queer engineering student, as well as a warm, welcoming community. This was one of my ...