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EEECS Podcast

EEECS Podcast

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That’s pronounced Triple E Sea Ess! A podcast from the School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Queen’s University Belfast. We break down complex topics and explain big ideas in 21st century technology with our host of experts, researchers, staff and students. This is the EEECS Podcast.
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My Journey in Computer Science with Dr Baharak Ahmaderaghi - IWD2022
Celebrate women's achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality. #BreakTheBias Huge thanks to Dr Baharak Ahmaderaghi for sharing her story, Moira Watson for interviewing, producing and editing this episode. To read up on Baharak's work, you can go to her profile For more information on International Women's Day, you can go to their website
March 08, 2022
Men's Mental Health with Connor Grogan from amh
Connor Grogan Action Mental Health Here2Help App - Android Here2Help App - Apple Wellbeing Wanders - Botanic Park Men's Health Week 2021 MHW Facebook MHW Twitter "Challenges and Choices" Man Manual - eBook PDF Saturday 19th June this year has been dedicated as men’s health ‘Pledge Day’. On this day, everyone is asked to:   Think about what thing (or things) they might do that could make a difference to their own, or someone else’s health and wellbeing.  Make a pledge for change to themselves, and commit to action.  If they’re up for it, tell others about their plans, and use the hashtag #MensHealthWeek with any social media posts / uploads / video clips / images. Pledges can be as simple or complex as you like. For example, I’m going to:  walk-and-talk with my kids at least once a week;  use the stairs to my office rather than take the lift;  only have chips once a week from now on;  avoid having a drink, except on a Saturday;  seek support to help me stop smoking;  organise a regular kick-about for the lads at lunch break;  encourage my partner to check out that lump that’s been bothering him;  offer free men’s health checks to users of our pharmacy;  produce a men’s health leaflet for my employees;  display a list of helplines / support services for men on the canteen noticeboard;  don’t bottle things up in future;  finally make time to go for a health MOT / NCT …
June 16, 2021
Wellbeing Wanders - Botanic Gardens
Hello and welcome to Wellbeing Wanders with EEECS, a podcast series that’s part of our ongoing focus on Student Wellbeing. This first episode is narrated by Darryl Stewart, the Director of Education at EEECS. Darryl will guide you through a short, relaxing wander through the Botanic Gardens in Belfast. This short, 10-15 minute guided walk starts and ends at the Botanic Gardens gate just beside the McClay Library, so if you want to listen along as you walk, please resume the podcast episode once you are there. For more information about student wellbeing, and access to resources, click the link below:  
June 04, 2021
Stories from Women in Tech - International Women's Day 2021
Huge thanks to those who contributed their answers! In order of appearance: Moira Watson Katherine Freeman Natasha McCabe Lia Grogan Lauren Vallely Amy Connon Laura Gaffey Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward International Women's Day 2021 - Our blog post
March 08, 2021
Podcasting in a Pandemic II (This time it’s Technical)
November 05, 2020
What is Computing with Russell Kane
October 29, 2020
Podcasting in a Pandemic I (The Phantom Logistics)
October 15, 2020
Building a Student Sustainability Team with Mr Jonathan Bell
EEECS Student Sustainability Team Sustainable Technology in EEECS (Part 1 of the SusTechNI Series)
October 01, 2020
Global Coders with Dr David Cutting
Global Coders
September 03, 2020
StopCOVID NI with Professor Máire O'Neill
August 20, 2020
Keeping Networks Secure with Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward Software Defined Networks EEECS at Queen's
August 06, 2020
Software Engineering : from University to Industry with Dr Vahid Garousi
Dr Vahid Garousi Dr Garousi's website
July 23, 2020
The Secret to Cryptography with Dr Ciara Rafferty
ECIT Cryptography Alice & Bob Post Quantum Cryptography Fully Homomorphic Encryption (FHE)
July 09, 2020
The Edge of Computing with Dr Blesson Varghese
This week, we're discussing Edge Computing with Dr Blesson Varghese
June 25, 2020
Taking photos at 33,000 metres with Miss Sarah Clendinning
Centre for Wireless Innovation HabHub School of EEECS at Queen's University Belfast
June 11, 2020
Amateur Rocketry with Mr Sean Auld & Dr David Cutting
Amateur Rocketry with Mr Sean Auld & Dr David Cutting UKRA - UK Rocketry Association School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Queen's University Belfast
May 28, 2020
Working from Home - The Unseen Cyber Threat with Mr Chris Linton
I'm joined by Mr Chris Linton, from Information Services at QUB to talk about the unseen dangers of working from home, namely Phishing!
May 21, 2020
The Potential of 5G : Bigger, Better, Faster with Dr Babar Abbasi & Mr Norbert Sagnard
I'm joined by Dr Babar Abbasi, a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) with the Centre for Wireless Innovation (CWI) at the School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He was listed as IET-young-professionals in 2017 and won the Mobile World Scholar Challenge at the Mobile World Congress 2019. Mr Norbert Sagnard is the Business Development Manager for the Centre of Wireless Innovation (CWI). Norbert is responsible for bringing to market the incredible wireless technologies developed at the Centre for Wireless Innovation. The Centre for Wireless Innovation at ECIT is the UK’s largest research, development and exploitation base in physical layer wireless, and one of the strongest in Europe. The CWI on Twitter The CWI on LinkedIn
May 14, 2020
Fighting Climate Change by using MORE Electricity with Dr David Laverty
I'm joined by Dr David Laverty, a Senior Lecturer in the School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science to talk about how using more electricity can help us fight climate change.  Dr Laverty is also the academic lead for the EEECS Electric DeLorean project based in the Ashby Building.
May 07, 2020
Virtual Reality Vs Pancake Games with Dr Matthew Collins
I'm joined by Dr Matthew Collins, a Senior Lecturer (Education) in the School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science to talk about the history of Virtual Reality, and what research projects he and his students are involved in. Dr Collins is also the academic lead for the EEECS VR lab based in the Computer Science Building.  You can follow Dr Collins on Twitter Star Trek Holodeck TRON (1982) The Sword of Damocles (Early VR Prototype) Nintendo Power Glove Nintendo Virtual Boy Current VR Headsets Oculus Rift HTC Vive Oculus Quest Valve Index Copyright 2020 Queen's University Belfast 
April 30, 2020