MechSE Seminars

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  1. Week of August 28, 2015

    1. Friday, August 28, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. David Petty

        Mechanical Science & Engineering

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Flow Physics of a Hypervelocity Mixing Wake Studied Using LES

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  2. Week of August 30, 2015

    1. Monday, August 31, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Sangwoo Kim, Ph.D. Candidate

        Mechanical Science & Engineering

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        BIG Seminar: Linking Statistics, Geometry, and Mechanical Properties in Two-Dimensional Cellular Structures

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  3. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Matthew Zappulla

        Mechanical Science & Engineering

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        MIG Seminar: Modeling of Depression Formation During Initial Solidification of Steel

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

    2. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Pratap Vanka

        Mechanical Science & Engineering

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Truth and beauty through CFD – Some model flows

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  4. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Abraham Stroock

        School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

        Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science

        Cornell University


        Microfluidic studies inspired by vascular plants

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Sven Schmitz

        Department of Aerospace Engineering

        The Pennsylvania State University


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Wind Turbine Aerodynamics - Current Challenges & Future Opportunities

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  5. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Chung Yuen Hui

        Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

        Cornell University


        The Role of Surface Tension in the Mechanics of Compliant Solids

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Shelley Anna

        Department of Mechanical Engineering

        Carnegie Mellon University


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Controlling Particle Laden Interfaces with Droplet Microfluidics

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  6. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Jake Socha

        Department of Biomedical Engineering & Mechanics

        Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University


        Internal beetle mania: how insects mechanically couple their physiological systems to produce flows

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  7. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Huikai Xie

        Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

        University of Florida


        Rapid Scanning MEMS Mirrors and Their Applications in Endoscopic Imaging and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  8. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 13, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Kyung-Suk Kim

        Institute for Molecular and Nanoscale Innovation

        Brown University


        Study of molecular and nanoscale self-organization by crinkle-ruga structures of 2D materials

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  9. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Nicolas Hadjiconstantinou

        Department of Mechanical Engineering

        Massachusetts Institute of Technology


        On the fundamentals of nanoscale solid-state heat transfer

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  10. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Richard Miles

        Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering       

        Princeton University


        Pumping Air: FLEET, Radar REMPI and Backward Lasing, New Methods for Measuring Flow Properties and Contaminants in Air

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  11. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor James Brasseur

        Aerospace Engineering

        University of Colorado


        Multiscale Transport, Mixing, Absorption, and Drug Dissolution in the Intestine: The Importance of Fluid Shear

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  12. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 10, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Otger Campàs

        Department of Mechanical Engineering

        University of California, Santa Barbara


        Quantifying tissue mechanics in vivo and in situ

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  13. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Thursday, November 19, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Professor Kenneth E. Goodson, Bosch Department Chairman

        Mechanical Engineering Department

        Stanford University


        Electronics Thermal Management at the Extremes

        NCSA Auditorium

  14. Week of December 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, December 3, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Dr. Raffi Krikorian  

        Uber


        Building Something Meaningful

        NCSA Auditorium

  15. Week of December 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, December 8, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Catalin Picu

        Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering

        Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


        Mechanics of Random Fiber Networks

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.


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