"Scenic Roots" offers conversations that matter in the heart of Chattanooga and the Tennessee Valley.From the mountains to the river, our conversations are rooted deep within every corner of our community - reflecting who we are, who we were and who we can become.We engage with the news that affects our community, behind and beyond the headlines. We build bridges that span from creators and innovators to storytellers and the outdoors. We focus on our challenges as many communities in one - as we celebrate what inspires us. We resonate with countless voices - in words and spaces, sounds and songs.We are "Scenic Roots."Ray Bassett hosts and produces "Scenic Roots" at WUTC.
UTC’s Dr. Mina Sartipi On New Vistas For Smart Cities
Here on our campus, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Dr. Mina Sartipi is the founding director of the Center for Urban Informatics and Progress.
The center develops data-driven approaches to tackle real-world challenges for “smart cities” - among them, mobility, energy and health.
Dr. Sartipi is also a member of UTC’s computer science faculty - and she has a joint appointment with Oak Ridge National Laboratory.