Texas Tech University

Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location Seminar Title Speaker
Jul 3, 2018
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
ME South 106
Measuring mass of a single cell in an electromechanical force enhanced differentially polarized interface (DPI) digital microfluidics (DMF) platform
Abstract

Md Enayet Razu
Texas Tech University
Jun 22, 2018
9:00 am to 10:30 am
ME South 208
Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Atomic Material Behaviors at the HeadDisk Interface in Hard Disk Drives
Abstract

Jingan Song
Texas Tech University
Jun 18, 2018
9:00 am to 10:30 am
ME North 106
Studies of Materials under Non-hydrostatic Conditions for Potential Engineering Applications
Abstract

Yang Gao
Texas Tech University
Feb 12, 2018
6:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore, Room 101
TBA
Mark Sidebottom

Dec 4, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Rama Yedavalli

Ohio State University
Nov 13, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Jimmie Oxley

Nov 6, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Majid Minary

University of Texas @ Dallas
Oct 30, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Christopher Crouse

United States Airforce
Oct 16, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Kenneth Breuer

Brown University
Oct 9, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Minami Yoda

Georgia Tech
Oct 2, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Joseph Zasadzinski

University of Minnesota
Sep 25, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Kelley Shultz

NASA
Sep 18, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Ike Chi

NASA
Sep 11, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Livermore Center 101
TBA
Joseph Kalman

Navy
May 8, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD
Randy Ewoldt

May 1, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD


Apr 24, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD


Apr 10, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD
Dr. Ming Wu

Apr 3, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD
Dr. Brady Gibbons

Mar 27, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD
Dr. Wei Li

Mar 20, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD


Mar 6, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD
Dr. Stephen Howard

Feb 27, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD


Feb 20, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Systems & Control Science for the Future of Humanity: Role of controls in power and energy
Abstract
Dr. Kwang Y. LeeDr. Kwang Y. Lee
Professor and Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,Baylor University
Feb 13, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD


Feb 6, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD


Jan 30, 2017
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
TBD
Dr. Jesse Sabatini

Dec 15, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
On the development fracture mech anics analysis software system
Abstract
Dr. Hiroshi Okada
Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tokyo University of Science
Dec 5, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Responsive and intelligent Biopolymers for Recognitive System,Biosensing and Protein delivery
Abstract
Dr. Nicholas PeppasDr. Nicholas Peppas
Professor
Dell Medical School,University of Texas Austin
Nov 28, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101

David Hu

Nov 14, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101

Cagdas Onal

Nov 7, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101

Andrea Prosperetti

Oct 31, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Petroleum Engineering Building room 110

Dr. Oliver McGee

Oct 24, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101

Harindra Joe Fernando

Oct 17, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101

Tim Marler

Oct 7, 2016
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Petroleum Engineering Building room 110

Phil Leduc

Oct 3, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101

Don L DeVoe

Sep 26, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
A New Hybrid RANS/LES Modeling Approach for Complex Turbulent Flows
Dr. Robert Moser
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and W. A. "Tex" Moncrief, Jr. Chair in Computational Engineering and Sciences
University of Texas, Austin
Sep 19, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Predicting Explosive Performance from Non-Detonative Experiments
Abstract
Dr. Jennifer L. Gottfried
Weapons and Materials Research Directorate
U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
Sep 12, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101

Sachin Goyal

Aug 29, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
NUMERICO – Nucleus of Modeling and Experimentation with Computers
Abstract
Americo Cunha Jr. Americo Cunha Jr.
Professor
Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ)
May 2, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Presidents’ Distinguished Lecture Series in Engineering, Science and Medicine
Abstract
Dr. Tinsley Oden Dr. Tinsley Oden
Associate Vice President for Research and Director of the Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES)
UT Austin
Apr 25, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Recent Progress in Wall-Bounded Turbulent Flows and their Control
Abstract
Flint ThomasFlint Thomas
Proffesor
Notre Dame
Apr 18, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Design for Life: Some foundation concepts for heterogenous materials
Abstract
Ken Reifsnider
Presidential Distinguished Proffesor
University of Texas Arlington
Apr 11, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
How do Dispersed Inertial Particles Modify Turbulent Flows?
Abstract
Said ElghobashiSaid Elghobashi
Dr
University of California, Irvine
Apr 1, 2016
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Biomedical Micro-and Nanofluidics
Abstract
Prof.Shuichi TakayamaProf.Shuichi Takayama
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Michigan
Mar 28, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Similarity of Variable Viscosity Flows
Abstract
Luminita DanailaLuminita Danaila
Professor
Universite de Rouen, France
Mar 21, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101

Jean-Pierre Hickey

Univ. of Waterloo, Ontario-Canada
Mar 7, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Microfluidic Components for Particle Isolation and Chemical Analysis
Abstract
Dr.Z. Hugh FanDr.Z. Hugh Fan
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of Florida
Feb 29, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Electrowetting-on-dielectric(EWOD) Digital Microfuidics and Its Applications
Abstract
Hyejin Moon,Ph.DHyejin Moon,Ph.D
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department
University of Texas,Arlington
Feb 15, 2016
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Targeted Inhalable Drug Delivery Systems for Respiratory Diseases
Abstract
Dr.Fakhrul AhsanDr.Fakhrul Ahsan
University Distinguished Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of University at the Texas Tech University Health Science Center
Nov 30, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Bio-Inspired Design: Big Lessons from Tiny Zebrafish Heart
Abstract
Dr. Morteza (Mory) Gharib, NAEDr. Morteza (Mory) Gharib, NAE
Hans W. Liepmann Professor of Aeronautics and Bio-Inspired Engineering
California Institute of Technology
Nov 16, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
PRESIDENTS’ DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES IN ENGINEERING, SCIENCE, AND MEDICINE
Abstract
John L. JunkinsJohn L. Junkins
Distinguished Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Director of Institute of Advanced Study,Texas A and M University
Nov 9, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
ON NONLOCAL AND STRAIN GRADIENT EFFECTS IN CONTIMUUM THEORIES OF STRUCTURES
Abstract
Dr. J.N. Reddy
Advanced Computational Mechanics Laboratory
Department of Mechanical Engineering Texas A and M University
Nov 2, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
High Reynolds number flows, the atmospheric boundary layer, and wind turbines
Abstract
Alexander J. SmitsAlexander J. Smits
NAE
Princeton University
Oct 26, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Pointwise characterizations of mechanical properties of heterogeneous tissues
Abstract
Dr. Jia LuDr. Jia Lu
Professor of of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
The University of Iowa
Oct 19, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
PRESIDENTS’ DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES IN ENGNEERING, SCIENCE, AND MEDICINE
Abstract
James J. Riley, NAEJames J. Riley, NAE
PACCAR Professor of Engineering
University of Washington
Oct 12, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center, room 101
Printed energetics – the path towards additive manufacturing of munitions
Abstract
Dr. Lori J. GrovenDr. Lori J. Groven
Assistant Professor
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Sep 21, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Innovation-Centered Bio-Design Approaches to Engineering Education
Abstract
Dr. Annette L. Sobel
Executive for Critical Infrastructure Protection and Health Security Initiatives, TTUHSC and TTU Associate Professor, Department of Medical Education, TTUHSCAdjunct Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, TTU
Texas Tech University
Sep 14, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Deconstructing and reconstructing wall turbulence using a “linear” template
Abstract
Dr. Beverley J. McKeon
Professor of Aeronautics,Graduate Aerospace Laboratories
California Institute of Technology
May 4, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
The Nature of Vortex Breakdown
Abstract
Dr. Vladimir ShternDr. Vladimir Shtern
Consultant
Ghent University
Apr 27, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Lethal Autonomous Robots and the Plight of the Noncombatant
Abstract
Dr. Ronald ArkinDr. Ronald Arkin
Regents` Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Space Planning
Georgia Institute of Technology
Apr 20, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
CANCELLED: Bioinspired Materials: Fabrications and Characterization
Abstract
Dr. Majid MinaryDr. Majid Minary
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas, Dallas
Apr 13, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Ultra-low Wear Fluoropolymer Composites: It’s All About Tribochemistry
Abstract
Dr. Junk ChristopherDr. Junk Christopher
Senior Principal Investigator
DuPont
Mar 23, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Materials and Mechanics in Energy Systems
Abstract
Dr. Jeongho YouDr. Jeongho You
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Southern Methodist University
Mar 9, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Nanofluidic Systems for Drug Delivery and Cell Transplantation
Abstract
Dr. Alessandro GrattoniDr. Alessandro Grattoni
Co-Chair and Assistant Professor
The Houston Methodist Research Institute
Mar 6, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
High pressure induced novel structure in carbon nanomaterials
Dr. Bingbing LiuDr. Bingbing Liu
Director and Professor of the National Laboratory of Superhard Materials
Jilin University
Feb 23, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Modelling of Fracturing in Fluid Saturated Porous media
Abstract
Dr. Bernhard Schrefler Dr. Bernhard Schrefler
Emeritus Professor of Civil, Environmental & Architectural Engineering
University of Padua, Italy
Feb 16, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Multi-scale Graphene Structures for Advanced Bio-Interfaces
Abstract
Dr. SungWoo NamDr. SungWoo Nam
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Science
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Feb 9, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Why Fracking Works and Why Not Well Enough
Abstract
Dr. Zdenek P. BazantDr. Zdenek P. Bazant
Distinguished McCormick Institute Professor and W. P. Murphy Professor of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, and Material Science
Northwestern University
Feb 6, 2015
9:30 am to 10:30 am
ME 106
Bioengineering meets translational medicine: Bio-engineered devices from the bench to the bedside
Abstract
Dr. Maurizio Chiriva InternatiDr. Maurizio Chiriva Internati
Associate Professor & Director of Basic and Translational Research Programs Division of Hematology and Oncology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Feb 2, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Anthropometric Change in the US: Implications for Design
Abstract
Dr. Bruce BradtmillerDr. Bruce Bradtmiller
President
Anthrotech, Inc.
Jan 26, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Mechanics of surface-attached bacterial systems on single-cell and multi-cellular lengthscales
Abstract
Dr. Vernita GordonDr. Vernita Gordon
Assistant Professor of Physics
University of Texas at Austin
Nov 24, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Micro-Masonry (for Multi Small Volume Rapid Fabrication)
Abstract
Dr. Seok KimDr. Seok Kim
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Science and Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Nov 17, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Engineering is for Elementary Students: Why Kids Should Study Engineering Before They Can Spell It
Abstract
Dr. Christine CunninghamDr. Christine Cunningham
Vice President
Museum of Science, Boston
Nov 10, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Bioengineering: From Medical Devices to Stem Cell Technology
Abstract
Dr. Robert M. NeremDr. Robert M. Nerem
Parker H. Petit Distinguished Chair for Engineering in Medicine
Georgia Institute of Technology
Nov 3, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Inverse, Shifted Inverse, and Rayleigh Quotient Iteration as Newton`s Method
Abstract
Dr. Richard TapiaDr. Richard Tapia
Maxfield-Oshman Professor in Engineering
Rice University
Oct 27, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Lessons Learned from the Deepwater Horizon Disaster and Oil Spill
Abstract
Dr. David E. DanielDr. David E. Daniel
President
University of Texas at Dallas
Oct 20, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Ocular Drug Delivery
Abstract
Dr. Ghanashyam AcharyaDr. Ghanashyam Acharya
Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Oct 13, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Odyssey: From Houston to Hong Kong and back to Houston – A Journey of Discovery and the Future
Abstract
Dr. C. W. (Paul) ChuDr. C. W. (Paul) Chu
Executive Director and T.L.L. Temple Chair of Science
University of Houston
Oct 6, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Current-Based Online Nonintrusive Condition Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis for Wind Turbines
Abstract
Dr. Wei QiaoDr. Wei Qiao
Harold and Esther Edgerton Assistant Professor
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Sep 29, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Effects of Space Weather on Earth and in Space
Abstract
Dr. Lawrence W. TownsendDr. Lawrence W. Townsend
Chancellor`s Professor and Robert M. Condra Professor of Nuclear Engineering
The University of Tennessee
Sep 22, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Digital Human Modeling for Engineering Applications
Abstract
Dr. Matthew P. ReedDr. Matthew P. Reed
Research Professor and Head of the the Biosciences Group
University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute
Sep 15, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Microfluidic Digital Logic for the Autonomous Lab-on-a-Chip
Abstract
Dr. Elliot HuiDr. Elliot Hui
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Irvine
Jul 29, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Never let your fear get in the way of your dreams . . .one man`s journey to the stars
Abstract
Dr. Al Sacco Jr.Dr. Al Sacco Jr.
Dean, Whitacre College of Engineering
Texas Tech University
Jul 11, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
ECE 217 (Seacat Room)
Using computer simulations to study large wind farms
Abstract
Dr. Charles MeneveauDr. Charles Meneveau
Louis M. Sardella Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
May 14, 2014
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Livermore Center 101
Interactions in Wall-Bounded Turbulence
Abstract
Dr. Ivan MarusicDr. Ivan Marusic
Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow and Professor
University of Melbourne
May 9, 2014
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Escondido Theater, Student Union Building
Boundary Layer with Free-stream Turbulence
Abstract
Dr. Xiaohua WuDr. Xiaohua Wu
Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Royal Military College of Canada
May 5, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Surface tension of soft materials, how to measure it and how does it affect mechanical behavior
Abstract
Dr. Chung-Yuen HuiDr. Chung-Yuen Hui
Joseph C. Ford Professor of Engineering
Cornell University
Apr 28, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Multifunctional Nanoconstructs for Biomedical Applications: From in Silico Modeling to In Vivo Experiments
Abstract
Dr. Paolo DecuzziDr. Paolo Decuzzi
Interim Chair in the Department of Translational Imaging
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Apr 25, 2014
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
ME 132
Five Centuries of Turbulence: from da Vinci, to Kolmogorov, to the Universal Log Law
Abstract
Dr. Mohamed Gad-el-HakDr. Mohamed Gad-el-Hak
Caudill Eminent Professor at the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
Virginia Commonwealth University
Apr 18, 2014
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
ME 132
The Effect of Lower Limb Neural Mobilization on Intraneural Fluid Dispersion of the Fourth Lumbar Nerve Root: An in-vitro Unembalmed Cadaveric Investigation
Abstract
Dr. Kerry K. GilbertDr. Kerry K. Gilbert
Associate Professor and Program Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Apr 14, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Digital Human Modeling with Applications
Abstract
Dr. Zhiqing ChengDr. Zhiqing Cheng
Principal Engineer
Infoscitex Corporation
Apr 4, 2014
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
ME 132
Transition in Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence Structure from the Neutral to Convective Stability States in Relationship to Wind Turbine Response
Abstract
Dr. James G. BrasseurDr. James G. Brasseur
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Mathematics
Pennsylvania State University
Mar 31, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Leveraging and Partnership Opportunities in the Army Research Laboratory
Abstract
Dr. Steven TaulbeeDr. Steven Taulbee
General Engineer
U.S. Army Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground
Mar 24, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
TBA
Dr. K. R. SreenivasanDr. K. R. Sreenivasan
Executive Vice Provost for Engineering and Applied Sciences and Dean of the Polytechnic School of Engineering
New York University
Mar 10, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Isogeometric Analysis
Dr. Thomas J.R. HughesDr. Thomas J.R. Hughes
Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
The University of Texas at Austin
Mar 3, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Computational Modeling of Complex Systems
Abstract
Dr. J. N. ReddyDr. J. N. Reddy
Distinguished Professor and Oscar S. Wyatt Endowed Chair
Texas A&M University
Feb 28, 2014
9:00 am to 10:00 am
ME 106
Soft Surface Lubricity and Biomimetic Interfaces
Abstract
Dr. Alison DunnDr. Alison Dunn
Postdoctoral Associate and Tribology Lab Supervisor
University of Florida
Feb 27, 2014
9:00 am to 10:00 am
ME 106
High Performance Metalized Perfluoropolyether Composites
Abstract
Dr. Scott T. IaconoDr. Scott T. Iacono
Associate Professor and Chemistry Research Center Director
United States Air Force Academy
Feb 24, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
A Rapid and Ultra-High Sensitive Immunoassays for Point-of-Care Test (POCT) using Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chips
Abstract
Dr. Chong H. AhnDr. Chong H. Ahn
Mitchell P. Kartalia Chair and Professor of Electrical Engineering
University of Cincinnati
Feb 24, 2014
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
ME 106
A Tale of Two Droplets – Exploiting Coalescence and Non-Coalescence
Abstract
Dr. Jonathan BoreykoDr. Jonathan Boreyko
Postdoctoral Researcher
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Feb 21, 2014
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
ME 132
Mixing of two fluids with variable viscosity
Abstract
Dr. Luminita DanailaDr. Luminita Danaila
Professor
University of Rouen
Feb 21, 2014
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
ME 106
Nanotechnology for the Next Generation of Batteries, Supercapacitors, and Solar Cells
Abstract
Shan HuShan Hu
Ph.D. Candidate
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Feb 19, 2014
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
ME 106
Bio-imaging Beyond the Diffraction Limit
Abstract
Dr. Craig SnoeyinkDr. Craig Snoeyink
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Texas Tech University
Feb 17, 2014
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
ME 106
Developing Tools for Musculoskeletal Regeneration
Abstract
Dr. Teja GudaDr. Teja Guda
Assistant Professor of Research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Texas at San Antonio
Feb 17, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Translational Cancer Nanomedicine: Current Status and Future Opportunities
Dr. Raghuraman KannanDr. Raghuraman Kannan
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of Missouri
Feb 10, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Cryogenic design innovation: From NASA`s fundamental physics program to advanced cryosurgery
Abstract
Dr. Robert DuncanDr. Robert Duncan
Vice President for Research
Texas Tech University
Feb 3, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Shock Driven Hydrodynamic Instabilities: Experiments, Simulations, and Applications
Abstract
Dr. Jacob McFarlandDr. Jacob McFarland
Visiting Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University
Jan 27, 2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
PE 121
Dynamics of Foam
Abstract
Dr. Stephen DavisDr. Stephen Davis
McCormick School (Institute) Professor and Walter P. Murphy Professor of Applied Mathematics
Northwestern University
Dec 2, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Tightly Coupled Fluid-Structure Interactions Modeling and Simulations Investigation for Flexible Membrane
Abstract
Dr. Vinod KumarDr. Vinod Kumar
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at El Paso
Nov 18, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Modeling of Interaction Phenomena in Tumor Growth
Abstract
Dr. Bernhard SchreflerDr. Bernhard Schrefler
Professor of Structural Mechanics
University of Padova
Nov 15, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Problems in (Nano)Medical Mechanics
Abstract
Dr. Mauro FerrariDr. Mauro Ferrari
Ernest Cockrell Jr. Distinguished Endowed Chair and President and CEO
Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Nov 12, 2013
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
ME 106
Recent Advances in Dynamic System Research: From Vibration of Distributed Structural Systems to Vibration-based Damage Detection and Wind Energy
Abstract
Dr. Weidong ZhuDr. Weidong Zhu
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Nov 11, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Triggered Nonlinear Acoustic Resonance in Liquid-Propellant Rocket Combustor
Abstract
Dr. William SirignanoDr. William Sirignano
The Henry Samueli Endowed Chair in Engineering and Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of California, Irvine
Nov 4, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Effects of Size on Collision Perception: Theoretical and Practical Implications
Abstract
Dr. Pat DeluciaDr. Pat Delucia
Professor of Psychology
Texas Tech University
Oct 28, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Instabilities in Hypersonic Boundary Layers in the Mach 6 Quiet Tunnel
Abstract
Dr. William SaricDr. William Saric
Distinguished Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Texas A&M University
Oct 21, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
New Ideas for Inverse Scattering
Abstract
Dr. Donald KouriDr. Donald Kouri
Cullen Distinguished University Chair
University of Houston
Oct 14, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Progress and Challenges in Numerical Simulation of Multi-Physics Turbulent Flows in Complex Geometry
Abstract
Dr. Parviz MoinDr. Parviz Moin
Franklin P. and Caroline M. Johnson Professor in the School of Engineering
Stanford University
Oct 7, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Biologically Inspired Micro- and Nanofluidic Systems for Biomedical Applications
Abstract
Dr. Dongeun HuhDr. Dongeun Huh
Wilf Family Term Assistant Professor of Bioengineering
University of Pennsylvania
Sep 30, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Control and Sensing Co-Design for Maritime Robotic Sensor Networks
Abstract
Dr. Fumin ZhangDr. Fumin Zhang
Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Sep 23, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
An Overview of Research Topics Pursued at Virginia Tech in the Center for Dynamic Systems Modeling and Control
Abstract
Dr. Alexander LeonessaDr. Alexander Leonessa
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Sep 16, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Innovation: A Survival Issue
Abstract
Dr. Geoffrey NicholsonDr. Geoffrey Nicholson

Nicholson Technical Solutions
Sep 9, 2013
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Livermore 101
Design and Synthesis of Novel Fluorescent Probes for Cellular Imaging
Abstract
Dr. Shaomin ShuangDr. Shaomin Shuang
Visiting Professor
Shanxi University

Department of Mechanical Engineering