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  1. Week of March 3, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 3, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Dr. Hae-Won Park, Mechanical Engineering

        Massachusetts Institute of Technology


        Feedback Control Design for Dynamic Walking and Running on Legged Robots

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory

      2. 3:00 pm

        Professor Michael Aziz

        School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

        Harvard University


        Organic-Based Aqueous Flow Batteries for Massive Electrical Energy Storage

        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.

    2. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Weng Cho Chew / Sesquicentennial Year of Maxwell’s Equations and Computational Electromagnetics

        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)

      2. 12:00 pm

        Bomsoo Han, PhD, Purdue University


        Complex Transport and Interfacial Interactions of Nanosystems at Tumor Microenvironment

        1000 MNTL at Illinois (SSM 150 at UC Merced)

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Eva Kanso, Associate Professor, Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, University of Southern California


        DCL Lecture Series: Eva Kanso, "Stability versus Maneuverability in Hovering Flight"

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    3. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Professor Amy LaViers

        Systems & Information Engineering, University of Virginia


        Choreographic Abstractions for Embodied Design of Heterogeneous Robotic Behavior

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

    4. 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

        143 Mechanical Engineering Building

  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. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Alex Vladimirsky, Dept. of Mathematics, Cornell University


        DCL Lecture Series: Alex Vladimirsky, Cornell University

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    3. 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.

    4. 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. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Davide Curreli / The Plasma-Material Interface in Magnetically Confined Plasmas

        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDCL Lecture Series: Jorge Cortes, Univeristy of California-San Diego

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    3. 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

    4. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Thomas Angelini, University of Florida


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Title: TBA

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere)

    5. Saturday, March 21, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmSpring Vacation Begins
  4. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Wednesday, March 25, 2015

      1.  DCL Lecture Series: No Seminar

        CSL Auditorium BO2

  5. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1.  Instruction resumes
    2. 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)

  6. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Negar Kiyavash / Title TBA

        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Nuno Martins, Associate Professor of ECE, Maryland Robotics Center


        DCL Lecture Series: Nuno Matins, Maryland Robitics Center

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    2. 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)

    3. 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)

  7. 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. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Peter Seiler, Assistant Professor, Aerospace & Mechanics, University of Minnesota


        DCL Lecture Series: Peter Seiler, University of Minnesota

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    3. 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. Friday, April 10, 2015

      1. 10:00 amChemical and Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Research Symposium and Awards Ceremony
  8. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Hadi Median / Uncertainty Quantification Using Polynomial Chaos Expansion: Application to Coarse-grained Molecular Models

        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Jerome Le Ny, Assistant Professor, Dept. of EE, Polytechnique Montreal


        DCL Lecture Series: Jerome Le Ny, Polytechnique Montreal

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    2. Friday, April 17, 2015

      1. All DayMechSE Spring Alumni Board Meeting

        TBD

      2. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmMechSE Awards Banquet

        I-Hotel

  9. 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)

    3. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Ali Jadbabaie, Interim Director, Sociaotechnical Systems Research Ctr, MIT


        DCL Lecture Series: Ali Jadbabaie, University of Pennsylania/MIT

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    4. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1. 4:30 pm - 6:30 pmIllinois Scholars Undergraduate Research (ISUR) Poster Expo

        210 Illini Union

  10. 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. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Jay Kesan / Title TBA

        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Zhong-Ping Jiang, Professor,  NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering


        DCL Lecture Series: Zhong-Ping Jiang, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

        CSL Auditorium BO2

    3. 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)

  11. 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)

  12. 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. Wednesday, May 6, 2015

      1.  Instruction Ends
    3. Thursday, May 7, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  SAMUEL W. PARR LECTURE IN CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING, Professor Joan Brennecke, University of Notre Dame
    4. Friday, May 8, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Final Exams Begin
      3. 12:00 pm

        Professor Heinrich Jaeger, University of Chicago


        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Dynamic Jamming: Turning Liquids into Solids

        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)

    5. Saturday, May 9, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  13. Week of May 10, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 10, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, May 11, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, May 12, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    4. Wednesday, May 13, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    5. Thursday, May 14, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    6. Friday, May 15, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    7. Saturday, May 16, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Commencement

        Memorial Stadium

  14. Week of May 17, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 17, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmMechSE Graduation Reception

        Activities and Recreation Center (ARC) Gym #2

    2. Monday, May 18, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1
    3. Tuesday, May 19, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  15. Week of June 7, 2015

    1. Saturday, June 13, 2015

      1.  End of Summer Session 1
  16. Week of June 14, 2015

    1. Monday, June 15, 2015

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2
  17. Week of August 2, 2015

    1. Thursday, August 6, 2015

      1.  End of Summer Session 2
    2. Friday, August 7, 2015

      1.  Final Exams Begin

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