MechSE Seminars

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  1. Week of August 29, 2016

    1. Tuesday, August 30, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Gang Chen, Department Head, Carl Richard Soderberg Professor of Power Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Materials and Devices for Efficient Solar and Thermal Energy Utilization
        NCSA Auditorium
  2. Week of September 4, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 6, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Roderic Lakes, Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison
        Extreme physical properties in heterogeneous materials
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
    2. Thursday, September 8, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmYijing Zhang, Ph.D. Candidate
        DIG Seminar: Strongly Nonlinear Acoustics of Granular Sonic Vacua: Theoretical and Experimental Studies
        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.
  3. Week of September 11, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 13, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Kathy J. Wahl, Chemistry Division, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
        In situ approaches to understand adhesion, friction, and wear in the marine environment
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  4. Week of September 18, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 20, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Dennis Kochmann, Graduate Aerospace Laboratories, California Institute of Technology
        Transition waves in periodic multi-stable mechanical systems – what snapping structures and ferroelectric switching have in common
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  5. Week of September 25, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 27, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Shu Yang, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
        Programming buckling and folding of 2D metamaterials into 3D
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
    2. Wednesday, September 28, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProfessor Hongtao Ding, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa
        MFIG Seminar: Physics-based Modeling of Microstructural Alteration during Manufacturing Processes
        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.
  6. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Tuesday, October 4, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Erin MacDonald, Stanford University
        Sustainable Design Engineering and Human Behavior
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  7. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Tuesday, October 11, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Karen Thole, Department Head, Mechanical & Nuclear Eng. Dept., The Pennsylvania State University
        Exploiting Additively Manufactured Microchannels for Cooling
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
    2. Friday, October 14, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProfessor Nigel Goldenfeld, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Statistical mechanics of the laminar-turbulence transition in pipes
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)
  8. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Tuesday, October 18, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Catherine Brinson, Associate Dean in the McCormick School of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University
        Characterization of Interphase Mechanical Behavior in Polymer Nanocomposites and Implications for Material Design
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  9. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Tuesday, October 25, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Chiara Daraio, Engineering and Applied Science, California Institute of Technology
        Plant nanobionic materials for thermally active, structural woods and soft, artificial skins
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  10. Week of November 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, November 3, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Dr. Eduard Arzt, Scientific Director and Chairman, INM – Leibniz Institute for New Materials; Professor, Saarland University
        Bioinspired Patterned Surfaces: Simulation-Guided Development of New Functionalities
        NCSA Auditorium
  11. Week of November 6, 2016

    1. Tuesday, November 8, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Jerry Qi, The George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
        Design of Active Composites for 4D Printing Applications
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  12. Week of November 13, 2016

    1. Tuesday, November 15, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Madhav Mani, Northwestern University
        Mechanical feedback driven epithelial remodeling
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  13. Week of November 27, 2016

    1. Tuesday, November 29, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Kenneth Kamrin, Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Continuum modeling of flowing grains
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
  14. Week of December 4, 2016

    1. Tuesday, December 6, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Lydia Bourouiba, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Institute of Medical Engineering and Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Fluid fragmentation and disease transmission
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

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