18 episodes

Curious how the International Space Station stays stocked with everything from hardware to toothpaste? Or how the FBI applies advanced biometrics to scan more than 650,000 fingerprints in one day? Or how vaccines to fight malaria, Zika, and HIV are developed? In this podcast presented by Leidos, join hosts Meghan Good and Bridget Bell as we interview great minds in science, engineering, and technology to share the stories behind some of the world’s most important work.

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Curious how the International Space Station stays stocked with everything from hardware to toothpaste? Or how the FBI applies advanced biometrics to scan more than 650,000 fingerprints in one day? Or how vaccines to fight malaria, Zika, and HIV are developed? In this podcast presented by Leidos, join hosts Meghan Good and Bridget Bell as we interview great minds in science, engineering, and technology to share the stories behind some of the world’s most important work.

    Delivering Innovation with Speed, Security, and Scale with Jim Carlini

    Delivering Innovation with Speed, Security, and Scale with Jim Carlini

    Who better to round out MindSET season one than the Chief Technology Officer at Leidos, Jim Carlini. In this episode he shares not only his career journey to date, but also what he’s seen over the last 30 years in terms of evolution of technology and innovation.

    Key takeaways:
    Enduring technology challenges
    Technology requirements across markets
    Delivering innovation with speed, security, and scale
    Impact of COVID-19 from a technology perspective

    • 31 min
    Operations & Logistics from Glaciers To Galaxies with Lisa DeVine

    Operations & Logistics from Glaciers To Galaxies with Lisa DeVine

    What will logistics look like in the future? Lisa DeVine, Chief Technology Officer, Logistics and Mission Support at Leidos joins MindSET today to discuss this very question.

    Key takeaways:
    What are operations and logistics?
    Why companies are investing in automation in their warehouses
    Emerging technology in logistics
    The Amazon effect
    The impact of the pandemic on supply chains

    • 27 min
    On A Mission To Mars with Kim Doering

    On A Mission To Mars with Kim Doering

    NASA’s Artemis program is centered around space exploration, so to talk us through human landing systems and how Leidos and Dynetics are working with NASA to send the first woman & the next man to the moon is VP of Space Systems Kim Doering.

    Key takeaways:
    The evolution of Dynetics and their work with Leidos
    The programs Dynetics is involved in with NASA
    NASA’s Artemis program
    Concept of the lunar economy
    The collaborative approach to Dynetics’ HLS
    Difference between the Apollo and Artemis missions

    • 38 min
    The Science of Health and Wellness with Kevin Kaiser

    The Science of Health and Wellness with Kevin Kaiser

    Within the Leidos Health Group, a team of more than 300 scientists, researchers, and program managers are focused on how human performance and biobehavioral research can support warfighters serving on land and on and under the sea.

    Key takeaways:
    What is biobehavioral research
    Leidos’ capabilities in human performance across the deployment cycle
    Examples of biobehavioral research, including human subject and database-driven studies
    Impacts of COVID-19 on human performance research

    • 34 min
    Real-Time Decision Making with Edge To Cloud

    Real-Time Decision Making with Edge To Cloud

    Analyzing data to make mission-critical decisions used to take days or weeks, but now edge to cloud operations have reduced this time to hours if not minutes. With edge to cloud, decision making is moved to the edge where data is collected and allows the data to rapidly transit to link the mission space to the cloud.

    Key takeaways:
    The definition of edge to cloud
    How edge to cloud accelerates innovation and digital modernization
    The capabilities included in the edge to cloud ecosystem at Leidos
    The importance of edge to cloud operations across sectors

    • 20 min
    Human Factors from Desktop to Deep Space

    Human Factors from Desktop to Deep Space

    How do you ensure humans get to Mars safely? Meet Kritina Holden, Ph.D., and Technical Fellow in human factors at Leidos. Tina’s job is ensuring that systems designed for space are safe and easy for astronauts to use.

    Key takeaways:
    How human systems integration (HSI) differs from typical engineering approaches
    The human-centered design (HCD) process
    How NASA has used the HCD process
    The benefits of HSI and HCD outside of NASA

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

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