MechSE Seminars

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  1. Week of February 14, 2016

    1. Tuesday, February 16, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Kathryn Matlack, Postdoctoral Researcher

        Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering

        ETH Zurich


        Architected Elastic Meta-Structures for Low Frequency and Broadband Energy Absorption

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Jasna Brujic

        Department of Physics

        New York University


        Cell-cell adhesion in a biomimetic emulsion system

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Friday, February 19, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Jesse Capecelatro, Postdoctoral Research Associate

        Center for Exascale Simulation of Plasma-Coupled Combustion (XPACC)  

        Department of Mechanical Science & Engineering                               

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Predictions and sensitivity of reacting multiphase flows: targeting energy challenges with high-performance computation

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  2. Week of February 21, 2016

    1. Tuesday, February 23, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Mattia Gazzola, Postdoctoral Fellow

        Harvard University


        Inverse design of locomotion strategies

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor David W. Hahn, Department Chair

        Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering                

        University of Florida


        Laser-Material Interactions: Experiences from the intersection of photonics & mechanical engineering

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Wednesday, February 24, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Chinedum Okwudire

        Mechanical Engineering

        University of Michigan


        MFIG Seminar: Smart and Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing Using Mechatronics

        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.

    3. Thursday, February 25, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Jordan R. Raney, Postdoctoral Fellow

        John A. Paulson School of Engineering & Applied Sciences

        Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

        Harvard University


        Mechanics by design: 3D printing architected engineering materials with unprecedented control of mechanical properties

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  3. Week of March 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, March 3, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Maxime Theillard, Postdoctoral Fellow

        Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

        University of California, San Diego


        High-fidelity simulations of complex fluid flows

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

    2. Friday, March 4, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Christopher Macosko

        University of Minnesota


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Mixing Immiscible Liquids to Create Porous Structures

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Professor Reiner Kirchheim

        University of Göttingen


        On the atomistics and thermodynamics of chemomechanics of solids

        NCSA Auditorium

  4. Week of March 6, 2016

    1. Thursday, March 10, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Chenhui Shao, Postdoctoral Fellow

        Department of Mechanical Engineering

        University of Michigan, Ann Arbor


        Data-Based Spatial and Temporal Modeling for Surface Variation Monitoring in Manufacturing

        143 Mechanical Engineering Bldg.

    2. Friday, March 11, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Jonathan Poggie

        School of Aeronautics and Astronautics

        Purdue University


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: High-Speed Flow and its Control Through Plasma Technology

        319 Gregory Hall

  5. Week of March 13, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 15, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Krishnaswamy Ravi-Chandar

        Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

        The University of Texas at Austin


        Cavitation in Elastomers

        190 Engineering Science Bldg.

    2. Thursday, March 17, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Sarang Supekar, Postdoctoral Research Fellow

        Department of Mechanical Engineering

        University of Michigan


        Innovations at the Nexus of Sustainable Manufacturing and Carbon Management

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

    3. Friday, March 18, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Constantine Megaridis, Director, Micro/Nanoscale Fluid Transport Laboratory, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Wettability Patterning for Pumpless Fluid Handling on Open Surfaces: Heat Transfer Applications

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  6. Week of March 27, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 29, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor David Srolovitz

        School of Engineering and Applied Science

        University of Pennsylvania


        Anatomy of Polycrystal Deformation from the Perspectives of a Dislocation and a Grain Boundary

        190 Engineering Science Bldg.

  7. Week of April 1, 2016

    1. Friday, April 1, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Kyle Smith

        Department of Mechanical Science & Engineering

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: The Impact of Fluid Mechanics on Electrochemical Devices for Energy and the Environment

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  8. Week of April 3, 2016

    1. Tuesday, April 5, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor A.P.S. Selvadurai

        Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics

        McGill University, Canada 


        Coupled Hydro-Mechanical Effects in a Hyperelastic Material

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

  9. Week of April 10, 2016

    1. Tuesday, April 12, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Ivan Marusic

        Mechanical Engineering

        University of Melbourne


        Modeling high Reynolds number wall turbulence

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Friday, April 15, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jane Wang

        Northwestern


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: TBD

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  10. Week of April 17, 2016

    1. Tuesday, April 19, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Scott Manalis

        Departments of Biological and Mechanical Engineering

        Massachusetts Institute of Technology


        Precision mass measurement in solution

        190 Engineering Science Bldg.

    2. Friday, April 22, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Sushikumar Koundinyan, Ph.D. Candidate

        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Ignition and Extinction in Condensed Phase Combustion

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  11. Week of April 24, 2016

    1. Tuesday, April 26, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Professor Richard Rand

        Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering     

        Cornell University


        Differential-Delay Equations

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Friday, April 29, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jose Alvarado

        MIT


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: TBD

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

  12. Week of May 1, 2016

    1. Friday, May 6, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Tak-Sing Wong

        Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

        The Pennsylvania State University


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Nature-Inspired Super Slippery Materials and Their Applications

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)


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