MechSE Seminars

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  1. Week of March 31, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 31, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Chen Li, Postdoctoral Fellow

        University of California, Berkeley


        Terradynamics and Bio-inspired Robotics for Movement in Complex Terrain

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 1:30 pm

        Dr. Ricardo Vinuesa

        Mechanical Science & Aerospace Engineering                

        Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Spectral Element Simulations of Complex Turbulent Flows

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      3. 3:00 pm

        Professor Peter Schmid, Chair in Applied Mathematics

        Imperial College, UK


        Gradient-based fluid dynamics: from simulation to control and design

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  2. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, April 2, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Dinakar Sagapuram, Postdoctoral Research Associate

        Purdue University


        Direct Single-Stage Processing of Magnesium Alloy into Sheet by Hybrid Extrusion-Machining

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 3:00 pm

        Sanat Bhole, Master’s Student

        Mechanical Science & Engineering

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        MIG Seminar: From Niche to Necessary: The Role of Fuel Cells in Army Energy Policy

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

    2. Friday, April 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Brandon Lieberthal, Mechanical Science & Engineering

        University of Illinois@Urbana-Champaign


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Hybrid Shock Dynamics Models for Heterogeneous Explosives with Embedded Inert Material

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  3. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 7, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Jarred Heigel, Ph.D. Candidate

        Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

        Pennsylvania State University


        Additive Manufacturing: In situ measurement to improve process knowledge and validate models

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 3:00 pm

        Professor Roderic Lakes

        University of Wisconsin


        CANCELED: Extreme physical properties in heterogeneous materials

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

      3. 3:00 pm

        Professor Joanna McKittrick

        Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

        University of California, San Diego


        Structural biological materials and bioinspired design strategies

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Thursday, April 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Martin Jun

        Department of Mechanical Engineering

        University of Victoria, Canada


        Advanced Multi-scale Manufacturing for Fiber Optic Sensing Applications

        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.

  4. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 14, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Mr. Ishan Saxena, Ph.D. Candidate

        Mechanical Engineering

        Northwestern University


        Multi-material and Large-scale Surface Texturing Via Laser-Induced Plasma Micro-Machining

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 3:00 pm

        Professor Chang-Jin Kim

        Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

        UCLA


        Surface Tension Is Fair Game in Micro-Engineering: Let’s Play!

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  5. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Monday, April 20, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Ioannis Zervantonakis, Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Cell Biology

        Harvard Medical School


        DIG/BIG Seminar: Engineering the tumor microenvironment: Tumor-stromal interactions in cancer metastasis and drug resistance

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

    2. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Professor Melissa Grunlan, Texas A&M University


        PEO-Silane Amphiphiles to Decrease Biofouling on Silicones

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

      2. 3:00 pm

        Dr. John Swensen, Associate Research Scientist

        Yale University


        Steerable Needles, Actuated Structures, and Geometric Estimators & Control in Robotics

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  6. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Professor Charles Meneveau, Johns Hopkins University


        Turbulence in wind farm boundary layers

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Thursday, April 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Adrian Buganza-Tepole, Ph.D. Candidate

        Stanford University


        Mechanics of living skin

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  7. Week of May 1, 2015

    1. Friday, May 1, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Sungyon Lee, Texas A&M University


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Drops & Bubbles

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)

  8. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Mohsen Zayernouri, Postdoctoral Research Associate

        Division of Applied Mathematics

        Brown University


        Fractional PDE Approach in Multi-Fidelity Modeling & Simulation: Theory, Numerics, and Beyond

        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.

      2. 3:00 pm

        Professor Heidi Nepf, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


        Vegetation Hydrodynamics at Two Scales

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Friday, May 8, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Heinrich Jaeger, University of Chicago


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Dynamic Jamming: Turning Liquids into Solids

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)


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