Spring 2018 Seminars

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
1/25 Dr. Iain D. Boyd  University of Michigan Multi-Scale Modeling of Nonequilibrium Gas and Plasma with Applications to Hypersonics and Space Propulsion
1/29 Dr. Jerzy Blawzdziewicz Texas Tech University Coupling between Geometry and Mechanics in Locomotion and Embryogenesis
2/8 Dr. Tao Wei Howard University Study of Interfacial Phenomena for Applications in the Development of Ceramic Materials and Biotechnologies
2/13 Dr. Jaemyung Ahn Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology Routing Problems Arising in Space Exploration
2/22 Dr. Freddie Witherden Stanford University Towards Greener Aviation with Python at Petascale
3/2 Dr. Shing-Chung “Josh” Wong University of Akron From fracture mechanics to electrospun polymer dry adhesives
3/8 Dr. Rebecca Taylor Carnegie Mellon University Medical devices at the nanoscale: using structural DNA nanotechnology for nanobiosensing and microrobot self-assembly
3/22 Dr. Craig B. Arnold Princeton University Jet formation and control in laser induced forward transfer printing of liquid inks
4/5 Randall L. Duncan University of Delaware Cytomechanics: The bridge between biology and engineering
4/12 Dr. Qiuming Yu University of Washington Plasmonic Nanostructures for SERS Biosensing and Optoelectronic Devices
4/19 Dr. Ugo Piomelli Queen's University Numerical Simulations of Flows over Rough Surfaces