From Beating Heart Surgery to Satellite Research: An Engineering Student's Journey

Sat Sep 23, 2017 1:00–1:45 PM

Location

E1-007 Engineering Teaching and Learning Complex (ETLC), University of Alberta, 116 Street and 92 Ave.

Description

From Beating Heart Surgery to Satellite Research: An Engineering Student's Journey Meaghan Bowthorpe, PhDDr. Meaghan Bowthorpe earned her PhD in electrical engineering at the U of A, working on a robotic arm capable of performing surgery on beating hearts. Now, she’s working in satellite communications as a hardware engineer with the aerospace company MDA. Dr. Bowthorpe shares her experiences as an engineering student, graduate student, and working engineer. #enggexpo2017