Alumnotyet

by An Tran and Ellery Johnson

Alumnotyet
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 17
  • Last: 2 Mar 2018
Two Australian PhD students attempt to feel productive on Friday afternoons. Join us as we discuss our lives, our science and our universe(ity).

Episodes (17)

  • Lab Meeting 17: I Love Discovery
    Lab Meeting 17: I Love Discovery
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    Published: 2 Mar 2018 Duration: 36:10
    Very almost Dr. Paloma Matis, fish ecology, tells us all about fish migration in Australia, the GBR, her love of the ocean, what a PhD really is, some ripper tips for doing a PhD and a little bit of space nerd talk!You can follow Paloma's w... Read more →
    Very almost Dr. Paloma Matis, fish ecology, tells us all about fish migration in Australia, the GBR, her love of the ocean, what a PhD really is, some ripper tips for doing a PhD and a little bit of space nerd talk!You can follow Paloma's w... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 16: Up in the Canopy
    Lab Meeting 16: Up in the Canopy
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    Published: 23 Feb 2018 Duration: 34:18
    Tonantzin Terrazas comes into the ALUMNOTYET studio talking plant ecohydrology, water use efficiency, the Mexican desert vs. central Australia and the joys of field work and 4WDing (and throwing up underwater).You can follow more of Tonantz... Read more →
    Tonantzin Terrazas comes into the ALUMNOTYET studio talking plant ecohydrology, water use efficiency, the Mexican desert vs. central Australia and the joys of field work and 4WDing (and throwing up underwater).You can follow more of Tonantz... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 15: Treat Your PhD Like A Mogwai
    Lab Meeting 15: Treat Your PhD Like A Mogwai
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    Published: 15 Feb 2018 Duration: 35:43
    Plant ecologist Kirsty Milner joins us to talk about Mogwai management, her work on heat shock in plants, proteomics, problems transporting dangerous goods and "the rough streets of the inner west".
    Plant ecologist Kirsty Milner joins us to talk about Mogwai management, her work on heat shock in plants, proteomics, problems transporting dangerous goods and "the rough streets of the inner west".

  • Lab Meeting 14: Marmalade in the Jungle
    Lab Meeting 14: Marmalade in the Jungle
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    Published: 7 Feb 2018 Duration: 47:03
    An leads with a totally unloaded question about therapy animals for the purpose of talking about Paddington Bear. We also have a crack at Australian Politics with the "Cabinet Files" and "Ferry McFerryface" incidents (apologies to Ian Kiern... Read more →
    An leads with a totally unloaded question about therapy animals for the purpose of talking about Paddington Bear. We also have a crack at Australian Politics with the "Cabinet Files" and "Ferry McFerryface" incidents (apologies to Ian Kiern... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 13: A Very "Risque" Episode
    Lab Meeting 13: A Very "Risque" Episode
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    Published: 22 Jan 2018 Duration: 41:47
    "Far out we're back!" -An Tran A supervisor departed and a new year started. An and Ellery get back to procrastinating and PhDing.
    "Far out we're back!" -An Tran A supervisor departed and a new year started. An and Ellery get back to procrastinating and PhDing.

  • Lab Meeting 12: A Guest With A Doctorate
    Lab Meeting 12: A Guest With A Doctorate
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    Published: 19 Dec 2017 Duration: 46:53
    An and Ellery get long time listener and #1 Alumnotyet fan Dr. Bojan Tamburic into the "Studio". We discuss his journey to the hallowed halls of UTS, what keeps him going in science, frustrations in scientific careers, confuse parasols with... Read more →
    An and Ellery get long time listener and #1 Alumnotyet fan Dr. Bojan Tamburic into the "Studio". We discuss his journey to the hallowed halls of UTS, what keeps him going in science, frustrations in scientific careers, confuse parasols with... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 11: Christmas Actually
    Lab Meeting 11: Christmas Actually
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    Published: 27 Nov 2017 Duration: 39:35
    An is replaced in the first half of this episode by a smaller female version of Will Ferrell's "Elf" before an airing of grievances in which Ellery melts down about office hallway interactions and etiquette and we both discover our love of ... Read more →
    An is replaced in the first half of this episode by a smaller female version of Will Ferrell's "Elf" before an airing of grievances in which Ellery melts down about office hallway interactions and etiquette and we both discover our love of ... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 10: Sorry Little Plant, Can I Take A Photo of You?
    Lab Meeting 10: Sorry Little Plant, Can I Take A Photo of You?
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    Published: 16 Nov 2017 Duration: 47:56
    AI nightmares, sentient singing plants, acoustic aquaculture, make your own shampoo and why the sea smells. We cover a heap of ground in our DOUBLE DIGITS EPISODE with our FIRST honours student Michelle Havlikova! Come on yet another meande... Read more →
    AI nightmares, sentient singing plants, acoustic aquaculture, make your own shampoo and why the sea smells. We cover a heap of ground in our DOUBLE DIGITS EPISODE with our FIRST honours student Michelle Havlikova! Come on yet another meande... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 09: Did you put cream in your carbonara ?
    Lab Meeting 09: Did you put cream in your carbonara ?
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    Published: 3 Nov 2017 Duration: 44:16
    An and Ellery are joined by a special international guest this week, Marco Giardinia. We delve into the wonderful world of Harry Potter and hope our patronus will come save the day. We also learn some very important cooking tips and rules r... Read more →
    An and Ellery are joined by a special international guest this week, Marco Giardinia. We delve into the wonderful world of Harry Potter and hope our patronus will come save the day. We also learn some very important cooking tips and rules r... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 08: Our M8 Peter Wood
    Lab Meeting 08: Our M8 Peter Wood
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    Published: 27 Oct 2017 Duration: 35:46
    An and Ellery get a good mate into the Lab in the form of Peter Wood. He gives us his hot tips for doing a PhD, talks industry linkages and why he is Gollum. An tells us about her "super magic crystal coral reef" (shout outs to AJ) and Elle... Read more →
    An and Ellery get a good mate into the Lab in the form of Peter Wood. He gives us his hot tips for doing a PhD, talks industry linkages and why he is Gollum. An tells us about her "super magic crystal coral reef" (shout outs to AJ) and Elle... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 07: Painting, Pinatas and Party Dress
    Lab Meeting 07: Painting, Pinatas and Party Dress
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    Published: 18 Oct 2017 Duration: 43:13
    Welcome back to the lab where An wants to be a Redwood and Ellery wants to be an awfully specific lettuce.We find out all about An's creative side away from science, Ellery stumbles on the nomenclature of the UTS "quad" and we discuss the i... Read more →
    Welcome back to the lab where An wants to be a Redwood and Ellery wants to be an awfully specific lettuce.We find out all about An's creative side away from science, Ellery stumbles on the nomenclature of the UTS "quad" and we discuss the i... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 06: Twin Evils, Plastic and Writers Block
    Lab Meeting 06: Twin Evils, Plastic and Writers Block
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    Published: 12 Oct 2017 Duration: 47:46
    An and Ellery head back into the "lab" to put our own plastic consumption under the microscope. We also talk writers block, fancy clothes, theme music to our favourite films and get a polite interruption . Basically we both froth on the Lor... Read more →
    An and Ellery head back into the "lab" to put our own plastic consumption under the microscope. We also talk writers block, fancy clothes, theme music to our favourite films and get a polite interruption . Basically we both froth on the Lor... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 05: Eat (crap), Pray (often), Love (science) with Guest #1 Saan Ketelaar-Jones
    Lab Meeting 05: Eat (crap), Pray (often), Love (science) with Guest #1 Saan Ketelaar-Jones
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    Published: 3 Oct 2017 Duration: 28:47
    Welcome back to the Lab, where Ellery and An are joined by their FIRST GUEST!!! Saan Ketelaar-Jones from UTAS (Tasmania)  joins us to talk about the ASL (now AFSS) conference Ellery and Saan attended last week. Saan explains her Phd project... Read more →
    Welcome back to the Lab, where Ellery and An are joined by their FIRST GUEST!!! Saan Ketelaar-Jones from UTAS (Tasmania)  joins us to talk about the ASL (now AFSS) conference Ellery and Saan attended last week. Saan explains her Phd project... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 04: RUOK Madam President?
    Lab Meeting 04: RUOK Madam President?
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    Published: 22 Sep 2017 Duration: 43:44
    An and Ellery discuss swirly algal gear, their mutual dislike and distrust of dolphins and Ellery's lowest moment at UTS. As usual we promise to get better :) 
    An and Ellery discuss swirly algal gear, their mutual dislike and distrust of dolphins and Ellery's lowest moment at UTS. As usual we promise to get better :) 

  • Lab Meeting 03: A Snuffalufagus of Tapirs
    Lab Meeting 03: A Snuffalufagus of Tapirs
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    Published: 22 Sep 2017 Duration: 35:21
    An and Ellery stumble through explaining how the PBR setup works in An's lab, we have a cuppa tea to adjust to constant failure and explore the obsolete nature of 23A batteries. Things get waffle-y at the end. We apologise, we're new to thi... Read more →
    An and Ellery stumble through explaining how the PBR setup works in An's lab, we have a cuppa tea to adjust to constant failure and explore the obsolete nature of 23A batteries. Things get waffle-y at the end. We apologise, we're new to thi... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 02: The Eternal Happiness of Stingrays
    Lab Meeting 02: The Eternal Happiness of Stingrays
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    Published: 19 Sep 2017 Duration: 35:03
    An and Ellery get stuck in a less than ideal room for a podcasts with its thin walls. NONETHELESS!!!They get stuck into excel and other graph making software, talk about An's journey into science, baby stingrays, SCUBA, Magpie swooping and ... Read more →
    An and Ellery get stuck in a less than ideal room for a podcasts with its thin walls. NONETHELESS!!!They get stuck into excel and other graph making software, talk about An's journey into science, baby stingrays, SCUBA, Magpie swooping and ... Read more →

  • Lab Meeting 01: Concerning PhD Students
    Lab Meeting 01: Concerning PhD Students
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    Published: 19 Sep 2017 Duration: 15:51
    An and Ellery sit down on a Friday and undertake their first venture into podcasting. Who are they? What do they do? Is anybody listening to them?Tweet @pelagicjohnson to reach out and correct us on our faults.
    An and Ellery sit down on a Friday and undertake their first venture into podcasting. Who are they? What do they do? Is anybody listening to them?Tweet @pelagicjohnson to reach out and correct us on our faults.