Engineering Resources

Below you can find links to free online resources relevant to topics discussed at Bite of Science sessions.  Recent news articles on Bite of Science topics can be found in the Topics in the News drawer.
Confectionery Engineering at The Hershey Company - Lou Felice, P.E., Director, North American Continuous Improvement, The Hershey Company; October 4, 2018 - Harrisburg, PA
Sharing the Power of STEM: Industrial Engineering - Michele Stuart, President, Efficiency Engineers; October 3, 2018 - Lehigh Valley, PA
Civil Engineering in the Power Generation and Power Transmition Industry - Phillip Harter, P.E., Principle Structural Engineer, WorleyParsons; October 2, 2018 - Reading, PA
  -  Power Plants
Transportation! The Reality - Carlos G. Garcia, P.E., Director of Transportation, Bowman Consulting; September 25, 2018 - Richmond, VA
Technology Impact in Construction - Jaime English, Preconstruction Manager, Branch and Associates; September 12, 2018 - Rocky Mount, VA
The Making of Deli Style Cooked Products - Alan Shelton, Senior Food Scientist, Cargill; September 11, 2018 - Harrisonburg, VA
The STEM in Traffic Engineering - Emily Swearingen, P.E., Associate Vice President, SC Transportation Leader, AECOM  
Environmental Engineering and Regulatory Compliance -  David Hine, Environmental Engineer/Senior Chemical Engineer, Environmental and Regulatory Compliance, FUJIFILM Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc.
ABB Electrification Products and Engineering - Nolan Mikell, Applications Engineer, Electrification Products Medium Voltage Service, ABB, Inc.; April 23, 2018 - Florence, SC
Controls Engineering - Kim Concillado, Controls Engineer, Wynright Corporation; March 29, 2018 - Dallas, TX
Advanced Manufacturing Technology - Maurice Salazar, Skilled Group Leader, TOYOTA Motor Manufacturing Texas, Inc.; March 27, 2018 - San Antonio, TX
Dominion Energy Solar Power Projects - Jeffery Sampson, General Construction Project Manager, Dominion Energy Group; March 21, 2018 - Petersburg, VA
Honda Research: Human Factors and Product Creation - Anthony Alequin & Justin Singuinan, Research and Development Engineers, Honda Research & Development Americas, Inc.; January 25, 2018 - Los Angeles, CA
The Boeing Company - Kevin Davidson, Airplane Maintenance Engineering Manager, Boeing; January 24, 2018 - Long Beach, CA
Quartus Engineering Projects - Christopher Lai & Tim Christianson, Project Engineers, Quartus Engineering Inc.; January 22, 2018 - San Diego, CA
SimVentions, Computer Science - Paul Gustavson, Chief Technology Officer, SimVentions; October 26, 2017 - Fredericksburg, VA
B. Braun Medical Device Manufacturing - Nate Snyder, Machinist Apprentice & Dan Dietrich, Extrusion Manager, B Braun; September 28, 2017 - Allentown, PA
Project Based Learning, Real World Applications - Will Soyars, Associate Director SoVA CME & Kevin Chrystie, Associate Director R&D CAMEE, Southern Virginia Higher Education Center; September 13, 2017 - Danville, VA
Mechanical Engineering, Building HVAC & R Systems - Patrick Castelvecchi, Mechanical Section Manager, Burns & McDonnell; September 12, 2017 - Roanoke, VA
Game Changineer: Learning Logic and Language Through Video Game Design - Dr. Michael Hsiao, Professor, Virginia Tech; September 12, 2017 - Roanoke, VA
Valley Engineering and Importance of STEM - Daniel Michael, Civil Engineer & Founder, Valley Engineering; September 11, 2017 - Harrisonburg, VA
Engineering and the Future of Transportation - Randell Prescott, P.E., Florida Construction Engineering and Inspection Practice Leader, KCI Technologies; March 30, 2017 - Tampa, FL
Avionics and Modeling the Real World - Daniel Clark, Sr. Director of Engineering &  William Greenleaf, Engineering Fellow, Rockwell Collins; March 28, 2017 - Melbourne, FL
The Art of the Possible - Michelle Dennison, RN Systems Engineering and Integration Risk Engineer,  Booz Allen; February 23, 2017 - Los Angeles, CA
Engineering: Design and Build - Nancy Pon, Manager of Engineering, and Anna Solis, Project Director, Chemical Engineer, Fluor Corporation; February 22, 2017 - Long Beach, CA
Engineering as Word Problems - Dan J. Hotek, P.E., President/Structural Engineer, Engineering Techniques, Inc.; February 16, 2017 - Middletown, VA
20 years of Engineering - Jennifer Bell, Mechanical Engineer, Sustainability Analyst, Elements Offshore; January 26, 2017 - Houston, TX
HDR: Traffic Engineering and Supporting STEM - Rashed T. Islam, P.E., Professional Traffic Operations Engineer, Vice President & Managing Principal, HDR Engineering, Inc.; January 24, 2017 - Austin, TX
Civil Engineering: Keeping up With the Future - Clayton Van Ekeren, Civil Engineer, Transportation Department, Burns & McDonnell; January 23, 2017 - Dallas, TX
Hexcel, Engineering, and Alternative STEM Careers - Scott Goines, Product Manager, Hexcel Corporation; November 3, 2016 - Allentown, PA
Engineering a Passion - Dr. Nadine Lippa, Senior Engineer, Gentex Corporation; November 2, 2016 - Scranton, PA
Civil Engineers Build Infrastructure - Eric Martz, P.E., Regional Practice Leader, Transportation Structures, Senior Associate / Harrisburg Office Manager, KCI Technologies, Inc.; November 1, 2016 - Harrisburg, PA
Bridge Engineering - Maria Trejo, Bridge Engineer in Training, HDR, Inc.; October 18th, 2016 - Norfolk, VA
Valley Engineering and Importance of STEM - Daniel Michael, Civil Engineer & Founder, Valley Engineering; October 12th, 2016 - Harrisonburg, VA
STEM Careers in Silicon Valley &Software Engineering - Jeff's presentation,  September 27, 2016 - Gilroy, CA
Civil Engineering with Alliance Consulting - Kyle M. Clampitt, PE, Senior Project Manager, Alliance Consulting Engineers, Inc.; September 14, 2016 - Columba, SC
What Does it Take to be an ITAC Engineer? - D. Jon Loftis, President, Industrial TurnAround Corporation; May 5, 2016 Chester, VA
Telos Corporation - Mr. Richard Robinson, Director of Innovation and Chief Technology Officer, Telos Corporation; April 5, 2016 - Manassas, VA
Math and Science Behind Kaydon Bearings - Gregory Carr, Manufacturing Engineering Manager, Kaydon Bearings; March 17, 2016 - Florence, SC
Industrial Engineering and 3D Printing in K-12 - Dr. Justin Yates, Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering, Francis Marion University; March 17, 2016 - Florence, SC
Nuclear Engineering - Naomi Marshall, Nuclear Engineering, Westinghouse Electric Company; March 16, 2016; Columbia, SC
Precious Metal Services, Seneca Facility - Lisa Forrester, Quality and Continuous Improvement Manager, & Tina Tarcson, Site Development Leader, BASF; March 15, 2016 - Easley, SC
Environmental Engineering and Clemson Engineering Outreach - Dr. Mark Schlautman, Professor, Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences, Clemson University 
Environmental Engineering and Education - Steve Hilfiker, President, Environmental Risk Management, Inc; March 2, 2016 - Fort Myers, FL
Software Engineering and Northrop Grumman STEM Outreach Programs - Krystle Waller Gorham, Systems Engineering Associate & Kathy Palmer, Software Engineering Manager, Northrop Grumman; March 3, 2016 - Orlando, FL 
Cybersecurity - Owen Redwood, Cyber Security Expert, Codecraft Lab Cyber Team; March 1, 2016 - Melbourne, FL
Qualcomm, Thinkabit, and STEM Programming for Students - Ms. Susie Armstrong, Senior Vice President of Engineering, Qualcomm; February 18, 2016 - San Diego, CA
Telos Corporation - Mr. Richard Robinson, Director of Innovation and Chief Technology Officer, Telos Corporation; February 10, 2016 - Front Royal, VA
My Career in Failure Analysis Consulting - Dr. Amy E. Richards, Senior Staff Consultant, Engineering Systems, Inc.; January 28, 2016 - Dallas, TX
The Evolution of an Environmental Engineer - Ms. Hope Hagar, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Southern Methodist University; January 28, 2016 - Dallas, TX
Applications Engineering - Mr. Alfredo Perez, Applications Engineer, Silicon Laboratories; January 27, 2016 - Austin, TX
How the Internet Works - Mr. David Krauss, Packet Network Architect, Ciena Corporation; December 3, 2015 - Baltimore, MD
Control and Automation using Arduino Kits - Kurt Klingenberg, Senior Mechanical Engineer, Cadence, Inc.; November 11, 2015 - Harrisonburg, VA
A Taste of Engineering - Kyle G. Gipson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering, College of Integrated Science & Engineering, James Madison University; November 11, 2015 - Harrisonburg, VA
Dominion’s Utility‐Scale Solar Program - Todd Flowers, R Business Development Manager, Power Generation Business Development, Dominion; October 21, 2015 - Richmond, VA
  -  Exploring Photovoltaics (9 investigations)
Teaching STEM is Rocket Science - Zach Greenberg, Space Systems Engineering, Orbital ATK Inc; October 7, 2015 - Arlington, VA
3D Printing and Electronic Kits for the Classroom - Dr. Eric Bubar, Assistant Professor of Physical Sciences, Marymount University; October 7, 2015 - Arlington, VA
STEM in Avionics - Robert Sheffield, M.S., Electrical Engineer, Rockwell Collins; September 29, 2015 - Melbourne, FL
International Paper - Who We Are - Mr. Steve Mindt, Plant General Manager, International Paper; September 16, 2015 - Gilroy, CA
Basic Email and Web Security - Dan Hegglin, Security Officer, Cisco Systems; September 15, 2015 - San Jose, CA
Engineering and Science Can Be/Is Exciting and Fun..Really - Quadre' Washington, Network Engineering Manager, Verizon Communications, Septemnber 9, 2015 - Baltimore, MD
The Magic of Engineering - Lindsay Mullen, P.E., Project Manager & Engineer, WDW Water Sciences,  with Alan Skaggs, P.E., Senior Mechanical Engineer, WDW Design & Engineering, Walt Disney Company ; March 12th 2015 - Orlando, FL
  -  Mars Activities -NASA (pdf)  
Robotic Surgery Simulation - Alyssa Tanaka, Research Scientist, Florida Hospital Nicholson Center; March 12th 2015 - Orlando, FL
Boeing Engineering San Antonio - Jason Garza, Product/Liaison Engineer, Boeing Company; February 26, 2015 - San Antonio, TX
Boeing and Space Exploration - Dr. Ian Fialho, Technical Fellow, Boeing Company; February 25, 2015 - Houston, TX
  -  Pioneering Mars (pdf)    
Engineering: More than Math and Science - Ogechi Okpechi, P.E., Water Solutions Group, CH2M HILL; February 12, 2015 - Manassas, VA
Engineering and Semiconductors - Mark Castruita, Principal Design Engineer, Broadcom Corporation; January 27, 2015 - Alhambra, CA
Continental Tire Sumter Plant, How to Make a Tire - Tracy Harrington, Product Industrialization Manager, Continental Tire Sumter Plant; October 23, 2014 - Sumter, SC
Metrology and 3D Modeling - Brad Medlin, Metrologist and 3D Modeler, Oconee Nuclear Station, Duke Energy Corporation; October 20, 2014 - Clemson, SC
Composite Aircraft: How to Make Airplanes Out of Cloth - Tim Nuhfer, Aerospace Structures Engineer, Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation, October 8, 2014 - Fairfax, VA
​Augmented Reality, Innovation in Business - Patrick Ryan, Manager Engineering, Augmented Reality, Newport News Shipbuilding, October 2, 2014 - Norfolk, VA
Engineering for Ship Building - Mike Wallace, Manager Test Engineering, Newport News Shipbuilding; October 10th – Hampton, VA
Composite Materials - Ben Hodgson, Materials Science, Rolls-Royce; September 12, 2013 – Indianapolis, IN
Mechanical Engineering, CAD modeling - Pat Carter, Engineering Manager Prismatic Engineering, Chrysler Group; September 11, 2013 – Kokomo, IN
Mechanical Engineering - Ross Giesler, STIMULUS Engineering; September 10, 2013 – Crane, IN
Engineering Professions, Offshore oil rig construction - Jillian Duquesnay, P.E.,  Sr. Naval Engineer, McDermott International; March 18, 2013 – Houston, TX 
Engineering, Using models - Dr. Barrett Caldwell, Department of Engineering, Purdue University; September 26, 2012 - West Lafayette, IN