Mechanical Engineering Seminar Series

Seminar Series: Fall 2019

Date Room Speaker Name Institution Abstract Title
2147 GG Brown Peter Gabriel Adamczyk University of Wisconsin-Madison

Challenges in Prosthetic Limbs: design, control, use and utility

2147 GG Brown Dr. Spencer Bryngelson Caltech

Computational Methods for Multi-Component Flows: From the Microcirculation to Feeding Humpback Whales

2147 GG Brown Amy Marconnet Purdue University

Nanoengineering Materials for Thermal Transport

2147 GG Brown Dr. Kent Bowden Cadillac Hospital, Munson Healthcare

Impacting Healthcare Costs with a University of Michigan Innovation - FlexDex

2147 GG Brown Maziar Hemati University of Minnesota

Modeling, Estimation, and Control of Fluid Flows

2147 GG Brown Paul Korinko Savannah River National Laboratory

An Introduction to Metals Additive Manufacturing

2147 GG Brown Sherry Xain Chen The Hong Kong University of Science and Techology

Mesomechanics experimental mechanics:
dual beam-shear differential interference
contrast microscopy

2147 GG Brown Bldg Michael D. Sangid Purdue

Coupling microstructure-sensitive modeling and in situ experiments to
understand and predict fatigue behavior: Towards the rapid qualification of
additive manufactured materials

2147 GG Brown Stefano Gonella University of Minnesota

Topology Meet Phononics
Wave Manipulation on Edges and Interfaces

2147 GG Brown Jianxun Wang Notre Dame

Data-driven forward and inverse modeling of fluid dynamics with "small data"

Seminar Series: Winter 2019

Date Room Speaker Name Institution Abstract Title
2540 GG Brown Grand Conference Room Time 4:00 - 5:00 PM Robert McCormick National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Development of Sustainable Fuels for High-Efficiency Spark-Ignition and Mixing-Controlled Compression-Ignition Engines: Storage Stability and Effects of Fuel Properties on Engine Performance and Emissions

Johnson Rooms, LEC Time 10:00 AM Neville Hogan Massachusetts Institute of Technology

How do we do it?
The puzzle of human performance

DOW1017 Time 4:00 - 5:00 PM L.S. Fan The Ohio State University

Chemical Looping Combustion, Gasification and Reforming Technology and CO2 Capture

EECS 1500 4:00 - 5:00 PM Pradeep Sharma University of Houston

Flexoelectricity and Electrets 

EECS 1500 4:00 - 5:00 PM Kejie Zhao Purdue University

Bridging mechanics and electrochemistry: Experiments and modeling on battery materials

EECS 1500 Time 4:00 - 5:00 PM Elsa Olivetti Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Linking Materials Synthesis to Manufacturing Scalability

EECS 1500 Time 4:00 - 5:00 PM Christine Hrenya University of Colorado

 Attractive couples break up unexpectedly

Seminar Series: Fall 2018

Date Room Speaker Name Institution Abstract Title
2153 GG Brown Building, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Amos Winter MIT

Coupling Insights into Emerging Markets with Engineering Science to Create High-Performance Low-Cost, Global Technologies

2000A Phoenix Memorial Lab 10:30 - 11:30 am Satish Kumar Georgia Tech

Electro-Thermal Transport in Electronics Materials and Their Devices 

1680 IOE 10:00 - 11:00 am Haoxiang Luo Vanderbilt University

Computational Fluid-structure Interaction for Biological and Biomedical Applications

2153 GG Brown Building, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Craig Arnold Princeton University

Piezoelectrochemistry in Li-ion Batteries: Coupling Mechanics and Electrochemistry

2153 GG Brown Building, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Greg Jackson Colorado School of Mines

Reactive and Inert Oxide Particles for Capturing and Storing Solar Energy

2153 GG Brown Building, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tim Colonius Cal Tech

Flutter Instabilities with Application to Energy Harvesting

2153 GG Brown Building, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Eduardo J. Izquierdo Indiana Unversity

Towards a Brain-Body-Environment Computational Model of a Living Organism

2153 GG Brown Building, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Glenn Daehn The Ohio State University

Impulse Welding and Manufacturing: Methods and Opportunities

2153 GG Brown Building, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Jacob Notbohm University of Wisconsin

Mechanical Response of Fibrous Materials to Local Contractile Loads

Seminar Series: Winter 2018

Date Room Speaker Name Institution Abstract Title
1500 EECS Renkun Chen University of California San Diego

Thermal Transport and Management in Nanostructured Materials

1200 EECS Yunzhi Wang The Ohio State University

An Integrated Experimental and Computational Approach to Microstructure-Property
Relationships in Structural Materials

1500 EECS S.K. Gupta University Southern California

Smart Robotic Assistants for Small Volume Manufacturing

Seminar Series: Fall 2017

Date Room Speaker Name Institution Abstract Title
1200 EECS 4:00PM Massimo Ruzzene Georgia Tech

The Search for Edge States (Boundary Modes) in Mechanical Metamaterials