Last weekend I was chatting with Michael W5MSC on 15 meters just for fun. I was operating at home while he used the radios at N5XU, just a few kilometers south of me. I proposed 15 meters because I thought it was closed, the spotting network had spots only on 20 meters and lower. The time was around 3pm, maybe a little later.
Jessica Hall at the UT Institute for Geophysics (UTIG) interviewed me about a recent award and my research work.
Last November I was awarded an Endowed Presidential Scholarship, thanks to my awesome advisor Jack Holt who recommended me. Jessica asked me a few questions about the award and my studies at UTIG, writing a student profile about me. Check it out here!
One of the most fascinating aspects of ham radio is working DX. I’m excited at the idea of being able to contact anyone on the other side of the globe …