Cold Plasma: Improving TV Picture Quality and Saving Lives
Sun, Apr 21
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1210 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19127
SpeakersBuddy MuhlerBuddy Muhler began his career at The Franklin Institute as a camper with Discovery Camp in 1997. He volunteered with Discovery Camp for the following two seasons and was hired by Camp the following year. Since then, Buddy has worked a myriad of jobs at The Franklin Institute, including general staff, assistant manager, and manager with the overnight Camp-In Program, as well as stints in the box office and the theater department. He has spent most of his time with the Museum Programs department, first as a part time educator, and now as a full time Scientific Interpreter. Buddy’s favorite pastime at The Franklin Institute is developing new educational programming, a.k.a., blowing things up.
Events featuring Buddy Muhler:Dr. Greg FridmanDr. Greg Fridman, born in USSR in 1978, moved to Chicago in 1995 and to Philadelphia in 2003. Greg received his B.S. in Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science from College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), M.S. in Biomedical Science, and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from School of Biomedical Engineering, Science, and Health Systems, Drexel University. Greg’s research interests primarily focus on integration of non-equilibrium open-air electric plasma discharges into biology and medicine. Especially in pre-operative, post-operative, and intra-operative sterilization of living human tissue, blood coagulation, wound healing, and treatment of diseases (both on skin, i.e. Melanoma; under the skin, i.e. Leishmaniasis; and deep in the body, i.e. Deep vein thrombophlebitis).
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PartnersThe Franklin InstituteThe Franklin InstituteIn 1824, The Franklin Institute was founded to honor Benjamin Franklin and to advance the usefulness of his inventions. Today, The Franklin Institute is a vibrant organization that continues to offer new and exciting science learning experiences for the citizens of Philadelphia. The Institute has grown to become an integral part of the city by providing a hands-on approach to science and technology through community outreach initiatives and innovative partnerships in public education. It has become a dynamic agent of change through its rich array of exhibitions, programs, lectures, and discussions designed to illuminate issues in contemporary science. The Franklin Institute continues to reflect Benjamin Franklin’s spirit of inquiry and discovery as it strives to inspire an understanding of and passion for science and technology learning.Drexel UniversityDrexel UniversityDrexel University enrolls more than 22,000 students and offers 96 bachelor’s programs, 88 master’s programs, 35 doctoral programs, a doctor of medicine program, a juris doctorate and 45 graduate-level certificate programs. Drexel is ranked among the best national doctoral universities by U.S.News & World Report in its “America’s Best Colleges 2011,” and many of Drexel’s other programs across its colleges and schools are consistently ranked among the nation’s best.