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Spring 2014

Date Time Location Photo Speaker Affiliation Seminar Title
1/272:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Stephen DavisDr. Stephen DavisMcCormick School (Institute) Professor and Walter P. Murphy Professor of Applied Mathematics

Northwestern University
Dynamics of Foam

Abstract 27-01-14 02:00:00 PM27-01-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Stephen DavisDescription:\nDr. Stephen Davis, McCormick School (Institute) Professor and Walter P. Murphy Professor of Applied Mathematics at Northwestern University, will give a presentation titled "Dynamics of Foam" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m. This seminar is presented jointly with the Presidents` Distinguished Lecture Series in Engineering, Science and Medicine.\n\nSeminar Title: Dynamics of Foam\n\nPresenter: Dr. Stephen Davis\n\nPresenter Title: McCormick School (Institute) Professor and Walter P. Murphy Professor of Applied Mathematics\n\nOrganization: Northwestern University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Davis.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/32:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Jacob McFarlandDr. Jacob McFarlandVisiting Assistant Professor

Texas A&M University
Shock Driven Hydrodynamic Instabilities: Experiments, Simulations, and Applications

Abstract 03-02-14 02:00:00 PM03-02-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Jacob McFarlandDescription:\nDr. Jacob McFarland, Visiting Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University, will give a presentation titled "Shock Driven Hydrodynamic Instabilities: Experiments, Simulations, and Applications" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Shock Driven Hydrodynamic Instabilities: Experiments, Simulations, and Applications\n\nPresenter: Dr. Jacob McFarland\n\nPresenter Title: Visiting Assistant Professor\n\nOrganization: Texas A&M University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-McFarland.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/102:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Robert DuncanDr. Robert DuncanVice President for Research

Texas Tech University
Cryogenic design innovation: From NASA`s fundamental physics program to advanced cryosurgery

Abstract 10-02-14 02:00:00 PM10-02-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Robert DuncanDescription:\nDr. Robert Duncan, Vice President for Research at Texas Tech University, will give a presentation titled "Cryogenic design innovation: From NASA`s fundamental physics program to advanced cryosurgery" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Cryogenic design innovation: From NASA`s fundamental physics program to advanced cryosurgery\n\nPresenter: Dr. Robert Duncan\n\nPresenter Title: Vice President for Research\n\nOrganization: Texas Tech University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Duncan.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/172:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Raghuraman KannanDr. Raghuraman KannanAssociate Professor of Radiology

University of Missouri
Translational Cancer Nanomedicine: Current Status and Future Opportunities

17-02-14 02:00:00 PM17-02-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Raghuraman KannanDescription:\nDr. Raghuraman Kannan, Associate Professor of Radiology at University of Missouri, will give a presentation titled "Translational Cancer Nanomedicine: Current Status and Future Opportunities" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Translational Cancer Nanomedicine: Current Status and Future Opportunities\n\nPresenter: Dr. Raghuraman Kannan\n\nPresenter Title: Associate Professor of Radiology\n\nOrganization: University of MissouriPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/173:00 pm -
4:00 pm
ME 106Dr. Teja GudaDr. Teja GudaAssistant Professor of Research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering

University of Texas at San Antonio
Developing Tools for Musculoskeletal Regeneration

Abstract 17-02-14 03:00:00 PM17-02-14 04:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Teja GudaDescription:\nDr. Teja Guda, Assistant Professor of Research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Texas at San Antonio, will give a presentation titled "Developing Tools for Musculoskeletal Regeneration" in ME 106 at 3 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Developing Tools for Musculoskeletal Regeneration\n\nPresenter: Dr. Teja Guda\n\nPresenter Title: Assistant Professor of Research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering\n\nOrganization: University of Texas at San Antonio\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Guda.pdfME 106MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/1911:00 am -
12:00 pm
ME 106Dr. Craig SnoeyinkDr. Craig SnoeyinkPostdoctoral Research Fellow

Texas Tech University
Bio-imaging Beyond the Diffraction Limit

Abstract 19-02-14 11:00:00 AM19-02-14 12:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Craig SnoeyinkDescription:\nDr. Craig Snoeyink, Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas Tech University, will give a presentation titled "Bio-imaging Beyond the Diffraction Limit" in ME 106 at 11 a.m\n\nSeminar Title: Bio-imaging Beyond the Diffraction Limit\n\nPresenter: Dr. Craig Snoeyink\n\nPresenter Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow\n\nOrganization: Texas Tech University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Snoeyink_2014.pdfME 106MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/211:00 pm -
2:00 pm
ME 106Shan HuShan HuPh.D. Candidate

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Nanotechnology for the Next Generation of Batteries, Supercapacitors, and Solar Cells

Abstract 21-02-14 01:00:00 PM21-02-14 02:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Shan HuDescription:\nShan Hu, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, will give a presentation titled "Nanotechnology for the Next Generation of Batteries, Supercapacitors, and Solar Cells" in ME 106 at 1 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Nanotechnology for the Next Generation of Batteries, Supercapacitors, and Solar Cells\n\nPresenter: Shan Hu\n\nPresenter Title: Ph.D. Candidate\n\nOrganization: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-SHu.pdfME 106MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/214:00 pm -
5:00 pm
ME 132Dr. Luminita DanailaDr. Luminita DanailaProfessor

University of Rouen
Fluid Dynamics Seminar
Mixing of two fluids with variable viscosity

Abstract 21-02-14 04:00:00 PM21-02-14 05:00:00 PM11Fluid Dynamics Seminar: Dr. Luminita DanailaDescription:\nDr. Luminita Danaila, a Professor at the University of Rouen, will give a presentation titled "Mixing of two fluids with variable viscosity" in ME 132 at 4 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Mixing of two fluids with variable viscosity\n\nSeminar Type: Fluid Dynamics Seminar\n\nPresenter: Dr. Luminita Danaila\n\nPresenter Title: Professor\n\nOrganization: University of Rouen\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Danaila.pdfME 132MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/2411:00 am -
12:00 pm
ME 106Dr. Jonathan BoreykoDr. Jonathan BoreykoPostdoctoral Researcher

Oak Ridge National Laboratory
A Tale of Two Droplets – Exploiting Coalescence and Non-Coalescence

Abstract 24-02-14 11:00:00 AM24-02-14 12:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Jonathan BoreykoDescription:\nDr. Jonathan Boreyko, Mitchell P. Kartalia Chair and Professor of Electrical Engineering at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, will give a presentation titled "A Tale of Two Droplets – Exploiting Coalescence and Non-Coalescence" in ME 106 at 11 a.m\n\nSeminar Title: A Tale of Two Droplets – Exploiting Coalescence and Non-Coalescence\n\nPresenter: Dr. Jonathan Boreyko\n\nPresenter Title: Postdoctoral Researcher\n\nOrganization: Oak Ridge National Laboratory\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Boreyko.pdfME 106MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/242:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Chong H. AhnDr. Chong H. AhnMitchell P. Kartalia Chair and Professor of Electrical Engineering

University of Cincinnati
A Rapid and Ultra-High Sensitive Immunoassays for Point-of-Care Test (POCT) using Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chips

Abstract 24-02-14 02:00:00 PM24-02-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Chong H. AhnDescription:\nDr. Chong H. Ahn, Mitchell P. Kartalia Chair and Professor of Electrical Engineering at University of Cincinnati, will give a presentation titled "A Rapid and Ultra-High Sensitive Immunoassays for Point-of-Care Test (POCT) using Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chips" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: A Rapid and Ultra-High Sensitive Immunoassays for Point-of-Care Test (POCT) using Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chips\n\nPresenter: Dr. Chong H. Ahn\n\nPresenter Title: Mitchell P. Kartalia Chair and Professor of Electrical Engineering\n\nOrganization: University of Cincinnati\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Ahn.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/279:00 am -
10:00 am
ME 106Dr. Scott T. IaconoDr. Scott T. IaconoAssociate Professor and Chemistry Research Center Director

United States Air Force Academy
High Performance Metalized Perfluoropolyether Composites

Abstract 27-02-14 09:00:00 AM27-02-14 10:00:00 AM11ME Seminar: Dr. Scott T. IaconoDescription:\nDr. Scott T. Iacono, an Associate Professor and Chemistry Research Center Director at the United States Air Force Academy, will give a presentation titled "High Performance Metalized Perfluoropolyether Composites" in ME 106 at 9 a.m.\n\nSeminar Title: High Performance Metalized Perfluoropolyether Composites\n\nPresenter: Dr. Scott T. Iacono\n\nPresenter Title: Associate Professor and Chemistry Research Center Director\n\nOrganization: United States Air Force Academy\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Iacono.pdfME 106MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

2/289:00 am -
10:00 am
ME 106Dr. Alison DunnDr. Alison DunnPostdoctoral Associate and Tribology Lab Supervisor

University of Florida
Soft Surface Lubricity and Biomimetic Interfaces

Abstract 28-02-14 09:00:00 AM28-02-14 10:00:00 AM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Alison DunnDescription:\nDr. Alison Dunn, a Postdoctoral Associate and Tribology Lab Supervisor at the University of Florida, will give a presentation titled "Soft Surface Lubricity and Biomimetic Interfaces" in ME 106 at 9 a.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Soft Surface Lubricity and Biomimetic Interfaces\n\nPresenter: Dr. Alison Dunn\n\nPresenter Title: Postdoctoral Associate and Tribology Lab Supervisor\n\nOrganization: University of Florida\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Dunn.pdfME 106MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

3/32:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. J. N. ReddyDr. J. N. ReddyDistinguished Professor and Oscar S. Wyatt Endowed Chair

Texas A&M University
Computational Modeling of Complex Systems

Abstract 03-03-14 02:00:00 PM03-03-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. J. N. ReddyDescription:\nDr. J. N. Reddy, Distinguished Professor and Oscar S. Wyatt Endowed Chair at Texas A&M University, will give a presentation titled "Computational Modeling of Complex Systems" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Computational Modeling of Complex Systems\n\nPresenter: Dr. J. N. Reddy\n\nPresenter Title: Distinguished Professor and Oscar S. Wyatt Endowed Chair\n\nOrganization: Texas A&M University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Reddy.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

3/102:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Thomas J.R. HughesDr. Thomas J.R. HughesProfessor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

The University of Texas at Austin
Isogeometric Analysis

10-03-14 02:00:00 PM10-03-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Thomas J.R. HughesDescription:\nDr. Thomas J.R. Hughes, Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at The University of Texas at Austin, will give a presentation titled "Isogeometric Analysis" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Isogeometric Analysis\n\nPresenter: Dr. Thomas J.R. Hughes\n\nPresenter Title: Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics\n\nOrganization: The University of Texas at AustinPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

3/242:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. K. R. SreenivasanDr. K. R. SreenivasanExecutive Vice Provost for Engineering and Applied Sciences and Dean of the Polytechnic School of Engineering

New York University
TBA

24-03-14 02:00:00 PM24-03-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. K. R. SreenivasanDescription:\nDr. K. R. Sreenivasan, Executive Vice Provost for Engineering and Applied Sciences and Dean of the Polytechnic School of Engineering at New York University, will give a presentation titled "TBA" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: TBA\n\nPresenter: Dr. K. R. Sreenivasan\n\nPresenter Title: Executive Vice Provost for Engineering and Applied Sciences and Dean of the Polytechnic School of Engineering\n\nOrganization: New York UniversityPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

3/312:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Steven TaulbeeDr. Steven TaulbeeGeneral Engineer

U.S. Army Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground
Leveraging and Partnership Opportunities in the Army Research Laboratory

Abstract 31-03-14 02:00:00 PM31-03-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Steven TaulbeeDescription:\nDr. Steven Taulbee, Engineer at U.S. Army Research Laboratory Aberdeen Proving Ground, will give a presentation titled "Leveraging and Partnership Opportunities in the Army Research Laboratory" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Leveraging and Partnership Opportunities in the Army Research Laboratory\n\nPresenter: Dr. Steven Taulbee\n\nPresenter Title: General Engineer\n\nOrganization: U.S. Army Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Taulbee.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

4/44:00 pm -
5:00 pm
ME 132Dr. James G. BrasseurDr. James G. BrasseurProfessor of Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Mathematics

Pennsylvania State University
Fluid Dynamics Seminar
Transition in Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence Structure from the Neutral to Convective Stability States in Relationship to Wind Turbine Response

Abstract 04-04-14 04:00:00 PM04-04-14 05:00:00 PM11Fluid Dynamics Seminar: Dr. James G. BrasseurDescription:\nDr. James G. Brasseur, a Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Mathematics at Pennsylvania State University, will give a presentation titled "Transition in Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence Structure from the Neutral to Convective Stability States in Relationship to Wind Turbine Response" in ME 132 at 4 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Transition in Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence Structure from the Neutral to Convective Stability States in Relationship to Wind Turbine Response\n\nSeminar Type: Fluid Dynamics Seminar\n\nPresenter: Dr. James G. Brasseur\n\nPresenter Title: Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Mathematics\n\nOrganization: Pennsylvania State University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Brasseur.pdfME 132MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

4/142:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Zhiqing ChengDr. Zhiqing ChengPrincipal Engineer

Infoscitex Corporation
Digital Human Modeling with Applications

Abstract 14-04-14 02:00:00 PM14-04-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Zhiqing ChengDescription:\nDr. Zhiqing Cheng, Principal Engineer at Infoscitex Corporation, will give a presentation titled "Digital Human Modeling with Applications" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Digital Human Modeling with Applications\n\nPresenter: Dr. Zhiqing Cheng\n\nPresenter Title: Principal Engineer\n\nOrganization: Infoscitex Corporation\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Cheng.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

4/184:00 pm -
5:00 pm
ME 132Dr. Kerry K. GilbertDr. Kerry K. GilbertAssociate Professor and Program Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Fluid Dynamics Seminar
The Effect of Lower Limb Neural Mobilization on Intraneural Fluid Dispersion of the Fourth Lumbar Nerve Root: An in-vitro Unembalmed Cadaveric Investigation

Abstract 18-04-14 04:00:00 PM18-04-14 05:00:00 PM11Fluid Dynamics Seminar: Dr. Kerry K. GilbertDescription:\nDr. Kerry K. Gilbert, Associate Professor and Program Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, will give a presentation titled "The Effect of Lower Limb Neural Mobilization on Intraneural Fluid Dispersion of the Fourth Lumbar Nerve Root: An in-vitro Unembalmed Cadaveric Investigation" in ME 132 at 4 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: The Effect of Lower Limb Neural Mobilization on Intraneural Fluid Dispersion of the Fourth Lumbar Nerve Root: An in-vitro Unembalmed Cadaveric Investigation\n\nSeminar Type: Fluid Dynamics Seminar\n\nPresenter: Dr. Kerry K. Gilbert\n\nPresenter Title: Associate Professor and Program Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program\n\nOrganization: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Gilbert.pdfME 132MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

4/254:00 pm -
5:00 pm
ME 132Dr. Mohamed Gad-el-HakDr. Mohamed Gad-el-HakCaudill Eminent Professor at the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Virginia Commonwealth University
Cash Family Distinguished Lecture
Five Centuries of Turbulence: from da Vinci, to Kolmogorov, to the Universal Log Law

Abstract 25-04-14 04:00:00 PM25-04-14 05:00:00 PM11Cash Family Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Mohamed Gad-el-HakDescription:\nThe National Wind Resource Center (NWRC) invites you to join us for a Cash Family Distinguished Lecture titled "Five Centuries of Turbulence: from da Vinci, to Kolmogorov, to the Universal Log Law" by Mohamed Gad-el-Hak, PhD- The Inez Caudill Eminent Professor, Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University on Friday April 25 from 4:00 pm-5:00 pm in the Mechanical Engineering Lecture Room 132.\n\nSeminar Title: Five Centuries of Turbulence: from da Vinci, to Kolmogorov, to the Universal Log Law\n\nSeminar Type: Cash Family Distinguished Lecture\n\nPresenter: Dr. Mohamed Gad-el-Hak\n\nPresenter Title: Caudill Eminent Professor at the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering\n\nOrganization: Virginia Commonwealth University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Gadelhak.pdfME 132MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

4/282:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Paolo DecuzziDr. Paolo DecuzziInterim Chair in the Department of Translational Imaging

The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Multifunctional Nanoconstructs for Biomedical Applications: From in Silico Modeling to In Vivo Experiments

Abstract 28-04-14 02:00:00 PM28-04-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Paolo DecuzziDescription:\nDr. Paolo Decuzzi, Interim Chair in the Department of Translational Imaging at The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, will present "Multifunctional Nanoconstructs for Biomedical Applications: From in Silico Modeling to In Vivo Experiments" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Multifunctional Nanoconstructs for Biomedical Applications: From in Silico Modeling to In Vivo Experiments\n\nPresenter: Dr. Paolo Decuzzi\n\nPresenter Title: Interim Chair in the Department of Translational Imaging\n\nOrganization: The Methodist Hospital Research Institute\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Decuzzi.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

5/52:00 pm -
3:00 pm
PE 121Dr. Chung-Yuen HuiDr. Chung-Yuen HuiJoseph C. Ford Professor of Engineering

Cornell University
Surface tension of soft materials, how to measure it and how does it affect mechanical behavior

Abstract 05-05-14 02:00:00 PM05-05-14 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Chung-Yuen HuiDescription:\nDr. Chung-Yuen Hui, Joseph C. Ford Professor of Engineering at Cornell University, will give a presentation titled "Surface tension of soft materials, how to measure it and how does it affect mechanical behavior" in Old Petroleum Engineering Building Room 121 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Surface tension of soft materials, how to measure it and how does it affect mechanical behavior\n\nPresenter: Dr. Chung-Yuen Hui\n\nPresenter Title: Joseph C. Ford Professor of Engineering\n\nOrganization: Cornell University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Hui.pdfPE 121MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

5/94:00 pm -
5:00 pm
Escondido Theater, Student Union BuildingDr. Xiaohua WuDr. Xiaohua WuProfessor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Royal Military College of Canada
Fluid Dynamics Seminar
Boundary Layer with Free-stream Turbulence

Abstract 09-05-14 04:00:00 PM09-05-14 05:00:00 PM11Special Seminar: Dr. Xiaohua WuDescription:\nDr. Xiaohua Wu, Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the Royal Military College of Canada, will give a presentation titled "Boundary Layer with Free-stream Turbulence" in the Escondido Theater in the Student Union Building at 4 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Boundary Layer with Free-stream Turbulence\n\nSeminar Type: Fluid Dynamics Seminar\n\nPresenter: Dr. Xiaohua Wu\n\nPresenter Title: Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering\n\nOrganization: Royal Military College of Canada\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Wu.pdfEscondido Theater, Student Union BuildingMM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

5/141:00 pm -
2:00 pm
Livermore Center 101Dr. Ivan MarusicDr. Ivan MarusicAustralian Research Council Laureate Fellow and Professor

University of Melbourne
Cash Family Distinguished Lecture
Interactions in Wall-Bounded Turbulence

Abstract 14-05-14 01:00:00 PM14-05-14 02:00:00 PM11Cash Family Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Ivan MarusicDescription:\nThe National Wind Resource Center (NWRC) invites you to join us for a Cash Family Distinguished Lecture titled "Interactions in Wall-Bounded Turbulence" by Ivan Marusic, Ph.D, Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow and Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Melbourne on Wednesday May 14, 2014 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. in Livermore Center 101.\n\nSeminar Title: Interactions in Wall-Bounded Turbulence\n\nSeminar Type: Cash Family Distinguished Lecture\n\nPresenter: Dr. Ivan Marusic\n\nPresenter Title: Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow and Professor\n\nOrganization: University of Melbourne\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Marusic.pdfLivermore Center 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

Fall 2013

Date Time Location Photo Speaker Affiliation Seminar Title
9/92:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Shaomin ShuangDr. Shaomin ShuangVisiting Professor

Shanxi University
Design and Synthesis of Novel Fluorescent Probes for Cellular Imaging

Abstract 09-09-13 02:00:00 PM09-09-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Shaomin ShuangDescription:\nDr. Shaomin Shuang, a Visiting Professor at Shanxi University, will give a presentation titled "Design and Synthesis of Novel Fluorescent Probes for Cellular Imaging" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Design and Synthesis of Novel Fluorescent Probes for Cellular Imaging\n\nPresenter: Dr. Shaomin Shuang\n\nPresenter Title: Visiting Professor\n\nOrganization: Shanxi University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Shuang.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

9/162:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Geoffrey NicholsonDr. Geoffrey Nicholson

Nicholson Technical Solutions
Innovation: A Survival Issue

Abstract 16-09-13 02:00:00 PM16-09-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Geoffrey NicholsonDescription:\nDr. Geoffrey Nicholson, from Nicholson Technical Solutions, will give a presentation titled "Innovation: A Survival Issue" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Innovation: A Survival Issue\n\nPresenter: Dr. Geoffrey Nicholson\n\nOrganization: Nicholson Technical Solutions\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Nicholson.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

9/232:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Alexander LeonessaDr. Alexander LeonessaAssociate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
An Overview of Research Topics Pursued at Virginia Tech in the Center for Dynamic Systems Modeling and Control

Abstract 23-09-13 02:00:00 PM23-09-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Alexander LeonessaDescription:\nDr. Alexander Leonessa, an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, will give a presentation titled "An Overview of Research Topics Pursued at Virginia Tech in the Center for Dynamic Systems Modeling and Control" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: An Overview of Research Topics Pursued at Virginia Tech in the Center for Dynamic Systems Modeling and Control\n\nPresenter: Dr. Alexander Leonessa\n\nPresenter Title: Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering\n\nOrganization: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Leonessa.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

9/302:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Fumin ZhangDr. Fumin ZhangAssociate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology
Control and Sensing Co-Design for Maritime Robotic Sensor Networks

Abstract 30-09-13 02:00:00 PM30-09-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Fumin ZhangDescription:\nDr. Fumin Zhang, an Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, will give a presentation titled "Control and Sensing Co-Design for Maritime Robotic Sensor Networks" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Control and Sensing Co-Design for Maritime Robotic Sensor Networks\n\nPresenter: Dr. Fumin Zhang\n\nPresenter Title: Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering\n\nOrganization: Georgia Institute of Technology\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Zhang.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

10/72:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Dongeun HuhDr. Dongeun HuhWilf Family Term Assistant Professor of Bioengineering

University of Pennsylvania
Biologically Inspired Micro- and Nanofluidic Systems for Biomedical Applications

Abstract 07-10-13 02:00:00 PM07-10-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Dongeun HuhDescription:\nDr. Dongeun Huh, Wilf Family Term Assistant Professor of Bioengineering at University of Pennsylvania, will give a presentation titled "Biologically Inspired Micro- and Nanofluidic Systems for Biomedical Applications" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Biologically Inspired Micro- and Nanofluidic Systems for Biomedical Applications\n\nPresenter: Dr. Dongeun Huh\n\nPresenter Title: Wilf Family Term Assistant Professor of Bioengineering\n\nOrganization: University of Pennsylvania\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Huh.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

10/142:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Parviz MoinDr. Parviz MoinFranklin P. and Caroline M. Johnson Professor in the School of Engineering

Stanford University
Progress and Challenges in Numerical Simulation of Multi-Physics Turbulent Flows in Complex Geometry

Abstract 14-10-13 02:00:00 PM14-10-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Parviz MoinDescription:\nDr. Parviz Moin, Franklin P. and Caroline M. Johnson Professor in the School of Engineering at Stanford University, will give a presentation titled "Progress and Challenges in Numerical Simulation of Multi-Physics Turbulent Flows in Complex Geometry" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Progress and Challenges in Numerical Simulation of Multi-Physics Turbulent Flows in Complex Geometry\n\nPresenter: Dr. Parviz Moin\n\nPresenter Title: Franklin P. and Caroline M. Johnson Professor in the School of Engineering\n\nOrganization: Stanford University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Moin.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

10/212:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Donald KouriDr. Donald KouriCullen Distinguished University Chair

University of Houston
New Ideas for Inverse Scattering

Abstract 21-10-13 02:00:00 PM21-10-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Donald KouriDescription:\nDr. Donald Kouri, Cullen Distinguished University Chair at the University of Houston, will give a presentation titled "New Ideas for Inverse Scattering" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: New Ideas for Inverse Scattering\n\nPresenter: Dr. Donald Kouri\n\nPresenter Title: Cullen Distinguished University Chair\n\nOrganization: University of Houston\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Kouri.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

10/282:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. William SaricDr. William SaricDistinguished Professor of Aerospace Engineering

Texas A&M University
Instabilities in Hypersonic Boundary Layers in the Mach 6 Quiet Tunnel

Abstract 28-10-13 02:00:00 PM28-10-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. William SaricDescription:\nDr. William Saric, Distinguished Professor of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, will give a presentation titled "Instabilities in Hypersonic Boundary Layers in the Mach 6 Quiet Tunnel" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Instabilities in Hypersonic Boundary Layers in the Mach 6 Quiet Tunnel\n\nPresenter: Dr. William Saric\n\nPresenter Title: Distinguished Professor of Aerospace Engineering\n\nOrganization: Texas A&M University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Saric.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

11/42:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Pat DeluciaDr. Pat DeluciaProfessor of Psychology

Texas Tech University
Effects of Size on Collision Perception: Theoretical and Practical Implications

Abstract 04-11-13 02:00:00 PM04-11-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Pat DeluciaDescription:\nDr. Pat Delucia, a Professor of Psychology at Texas Tech University, will give a presentation titled "Effects of Size on Collision Perception: Theoretical and Practical Implications" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Effects of Size on Collision Perception: Theoretical and Practical Implications\n\nPresenter: Dr. Pat Delucia\n\nPresenter Title: Professor of Psychology\n\nOrganization: Texas Tech University\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Delucia.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

11/112:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. William SirignanoDr. William SirignanoThe Henry Samueli Endowed Chair in Engineering and Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

University of California, Irvine
Triggered Nonlinear Acoustic Resonance in Liquid-Propellant Rocket Combustor

Abstract 11-11-13 02:00:00 PM11-11-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. William SirignanoDescription:\nDr. William Sirignano, The Henry Samueli Endowed Chair in Engineering and Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at University of California, Irvine, will give a presentation titled "Triggered Nonlinear Acoustic Resonance in Liquid-Propellant Rocket Combustor" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Triggered Nonlinear Acoustic Resonance in Liquid-Propellant Rocket Combustor\n\nPresenter: Dr. William Sirignano\n\nPresenter Title: The Henry Samueli Endowed Chair in Engineering and Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering\n\nOrganization: University of California, Irvine\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Sirignano.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

11/121:30 pm -
2:30 pm
ME 106Dr. Weidong ZhuDr. Weidong ZhuProfessor of Mechanical Engineering

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Recent Advances in Dynamic System Research: From Vibration of Distributed Structural Systems to Vibration-based Damage Detection and Wind Energy

Abstract 12-11-13 01:30:00 PM12-11-13 02:30:00 PM11ME Seminar: Dr. Weidong ZhuDescription:\nDr. Weidong Zhu, Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, will give a presentation titled "Recent Advances in Dynamic System Research: From Vibration of Distributed Structural Systems to Vibration-based Damage Detection and Wind Energy" in ME 106 at 1:30 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Recent Advances in Dynamic System Research: From Vibration of Distributed Structural Systems to Vibration-based Damage Detection and Wind Energy\n\nPresenter: Dr. Weidong Zhu\n\nPresenter Title: Professor of Mechanical Engineering\n\nOrganization: University of Maryland, Baltimore County\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Zhu.pdfME 106MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

11/152:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Mauro FerrariDr. Mauro FerrariErnest Cockrell Jr. Distinguished Endowed Chair and President and CEO

Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Problems in (Nano)Medical Mechanics

Abstract 15-11-13 02:00:00 PM15-11-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Mauro FerrariDescription:\nDr. Mauro Ferrari, Ernest Cockrell Jr. Distinguished Endowed Chair and President and CEO at Methodist Hospital Research Institute, will present "Problems in (Nano)Medical Mechanics" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Problems in (Nano)Medical Mechanics\n\nPresenter: Dr. Mauro Ferrari\n\nPresenter Title: Ernest Cockrell Jr. Distinguished Endowed Chair and President and CEO\n\nOrganization: Methodist Hospital Research Institute\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Ferrari.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

11/182:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Bernhard SchreflerDr. Bernhard SchreflerProfessor of Structural Mechanics

University of Padova
Modeling of Interaction Phenomena in Tumor Growth

Abstract 18-11-13 02:00:00 PM18-11-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Bernhard SchreflerDescription:\nDr. Bernhard Schrefler, a Professor of Structural Mechanics at the University of Padova, will give a presentation titled "Modeling of Interaction Phenomena in Tumor Growth" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Modeling of Interaction Phenomena in Tumor Growth\n\nPresenter: Dr. Bernhard Schrefler\n\nPresenter Title: Professor of Structural Mechanics\n\nOrganization: University of Padova\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Schrefler.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar

12/22:00 pm -
3:00 pm
Livermore 101Dr. Vinod KumarDr. Vinod KumarAssistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

The University of Texas at El Paso
Tightly Coupled Fluid-Structure Interactions Modeling and Simulations Investigation for Flexible Membrane

Abstract 02-12-13 02:00:00 PM02-12-13 03:00:00 PM11ME Seminar Series: Dr. Vinod KumarDescription:\nDr. Vinod Kumar, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at The University of Texas at El Paso, will give a presentation titled "Tightly Coupled Fluid-Structure Interactions Modeling and Simulations Investigation for Flexible Membrane" in Livermore Center 101 at 2 p.m.\n\nSeminar Title: Tightly Coupled Fluid-Structure Interactions Modeling and Simulations Investigation for Flexible Membrane\n\nPresenter: Dr. Vinod Kumar\n\nPresenter Title: Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering\n\nOrganization: The University of Texas at El Paso\n\nAbstract: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/me/department/seminars/abstracts/Abstract-Kumar.pdfLivermore 101MM//DD/YYYYAdd To Calendar Download to Calendar