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Science On Saturday: Combating COVID-19- February Talks
Posted 1/24/21

Interested in Learning How Lawrence Livermore National Labs is Combating COVID-19?


Join us for Lawrence Livermore National Labs 2021 Virtual Talks: Science On Saturday Lecture Series where LLNL Scientist talk about their Research on COVID-19 and demo's by local high school teachers. 


SRVUSD's Stan Hitomi and Katherine Huang will be presenting demo's this year!  


Check out the attached Flier. 


All talks are geared toward Middle School and High School Audiences, with topic worksheets posted.


Hope to see you there! 


Topics and dates include: 

FEBRUARY 6, 2021 

Molecular diagnostics in the age of COVID: Designing a portable point-of-care device

LLNL Scientist(s): Larry Dugan, Michael Triplett

Teacher: Erin McKay // Tracy High School


FEBRUARY 13, 2021 

Engineering solutions: A story of swabs and ventilators

LLNL Scientist(s): Chris Spadaccini, Eric Duoss, Angela Tooker, Jack Kotovsky, Allison Yorita

Teacher: Stan Hitomi // Alamo School (retired)


FEBRUARY 20, 2021 

Defense by design: Creating antibodies against COVID-19

LLNL Scientist(s): Dan Faissol, Tom Desautels, Feliza Bourguet

Teacher: Katherine Huang // Dougherty Valley High School


FEBRUARY 27, 2021 

Keeping up with COVID: Staying in touch and staying safe

LLNL Scientist(s): John Chang

Teacher: Thi Ngo // Capuchino High School