MechSE Seminars

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  1. Week of March 6, 2015

    1. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Tomoya Wada, Postdoc, University of Illinois@Urbana-Champaign


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: An Analogy in Multi-timescale Phenomena--Combustion Technology and Plasma Physics

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  2. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Professor Robert Carpick, University of Pennsylvania


        Friction and wear: New insights from atomic-scale measurements

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Ankur Mehta, Postdoctoral Fellow

        Computer Science & Articificial Intelligence Lab

        Massachusetts Institute of Technology


        Pervasive personal robots

        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.

    3. Friday, March 13, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Gaurav Bahl

        University of Illinios


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Opto-mechano-fluidics

        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.

  3. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Dr. Tong (Tony) Gao, Research Scientist

        Applied Mathematics Laboratory

        New York University, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences


        Modeling and simulation in complex fluids: From passive to active systems

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab

    2. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Fabrizio Sergi, Research Scientist

        Mechanical Engineering, Rice University


        Optimizing robotic neurorehabilitation through combination of haptics and neuroimaging

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 4:00 pm

        Professor Gerald G. Fuller, Stanford University


        Arthur Newell Talbot Distinguished Lecture: The Dynamics of Two Biological Interfaces

        NCSA Auditorium

    3. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Thomas Angelini, University of Florida


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Title: TBA

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  4. Week of March 29, 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. 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.

  5. 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. 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)

  6. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 7, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Professor Roderic Lakes, University of Wisconsin, Madison


        Extreme physical properties in heterogeneous materials

        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.

  7. 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)

  8. 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)

  9. 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)

  10. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. 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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