Past KTU Programs - Kids' Tech University (KTU)    
 
Program of Events at Virginia Tech

January 2017
What will your community be like in 25 years?
Dr. Sallie Keller

March 2016
Why do snowflakes have six points?
Dr. Chris Fennell

March 2015
What are viruses and how do they make us sick?
Dr. Sarah McDonald

February 2015
Space weather - the final atmosphere!
Dr. Ivan Galysh

February 2014
How do you see inside the human body?
Dr. Bradley Smith

April 2013
“Why Do Doctors Need Math To Treat Diabetes?”
Dr. Boris Kovatchev

March 2013
“How can my phone make my boat safer?”
Dr. Leigh McCue-Weil

February 2012
“Will Computers Replace Humans?”
Dr. Wu Feng

January 2011
“Patterns are Everywhere! How and Why?”
Dr. Reinhard Laubenbacher
• Presentation Slides

January 2010
“Why is Mathematics like Magic?”
Dr. Arthur Benjamin

April 2009
“Why Can’t Humans Survive on Mars?”
Dr. Phil Christensen
• Presentation Slides


 
Program of Events at Bowling Green State University

February 2016
How do you measure a growing plant?
Dr. Edgar Spalding


March 2015
What’s the best way to grow crystals?
Dr. Andrew Torelli


April 2013
Why Doesn’t My Banana Get the ‘Flu?
Dr. Brett Tyler


January 2012
“Patterns are Everywhere! How and Why?”
Dr. Reinhard Laubenbacher




Program of Events at Virginia Tech's Southwest Center in Abingdon, Virginia

October 27, 2012
Patterns are Everywhere! How and Why?
Dr. Reinhard Laubenbacher


April 20, 2013
Why Is Antarctica So “Cool” To Geologists?
Cristina Millan


April 05, 2014
Will Computers Replace Humans?
Dr. Wu Feng


October 11, 2014
Why hang with your friends? Answers from an African Wild dog
Dr. Kathleen Alexander


April 16, 2017
Why Do We Stay in Bed When We’re Sick?
Dr. Dana Hawley


Program of Events at Army

October 19, 2013
Why Is Antarctica So “Cool” To Geologists?
Dr. Cristina Millan


November 16, 2013
What are viruses and how do they make us sick?
Dr. Sarah McDonald


December 07, 2013
What Will I Eat if All the Honeybees Die?
Ms. Martha Kiene


Program of Events at Ohio

January 11, 2014
Why are we both good and bad at multitasking? | OSU
Dr. Daniel Keller


February 08, 2014
How fast is your visual system? | Denison
Dr. Nestor Matthews


January 17, 2015
Why are spiders your friends? | OSU Newark
Drs. J. Andrew Roberts and Kelly E. C. Roberts


February 14, 2015
How can microorganisms be helpful? | Denison University
Dr. Christine Weingart


February 13, 2016
How does Google work? | Denison University
Dr. Ashwin Lall


March 05, 2016
What is your brain doing RIGHT NOW? | Denison University
Dr. Heather J. Rhodes


January 14, 2017
How do engineers work with solar and wind power?
Dr. Jolanta Janiszewski


February 11, 2017
Why do volcanoes erupt?
Dr. Erik Klemetti


March 04, 2017
How did your body do that?
Dr. Melanie Lott


April 08, 2017
How Do We Know Black Holes Exist If We Can’t See Them?
Dr. Michael (Mike) Stamatikos