ENME

ENME Seminars 2010 - 2011 Academic Year

Date Series Affiliation Speaker Title/Location
Spring/Summer 2011
Jan. 27
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series John R. Thome
Professor, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Unified 1-d Turbulence Model for Annular Two-Phase Flow and Heat Transfer [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Feb. 11
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Kailash (Kal) C. Kapur
Professor, Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Washington
New Directions and Trends in Reliability & Maintainability [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Feb. 25
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Richard de Neufville
Professor, Engineering Systems & Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT
Flexibility in Engineering Design

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Mar. 2
2 pm
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar Bala Balachandran
Professor & Acting Chair, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, Collage Park
Nonlinear Phenomena Based Design of Mechanical and Structural Systems [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Mar. 7
10 am
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar Anthony (Tony) Maciejewski
Professor & Department Head, Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Colorado State University
The Use of Kinematic Redundancy for Failure Tolerant Robotic Manipulators [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Mar. 15
10 am
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar Timothy (Tim) Wei
Professor & Dept. Head, Dept. of Mechanical, Aerospace, & Nuclear Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)
Multiscale Experimental Approach to Cerebral-Spinal and Vascular Flow Disease [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Mar. 17
10 am
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar Theodore (Ted) Bergman
Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut (UCONN)
Heat Transfer Aspects of Thermal Energy Storage and Biomass Growth for Sustainable Energy Applications [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
1202 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Apr. 1
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Sumanta Acharya
L.R. Daniel Professor,
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University
Clean Energy Generation: Combustion with Hydrogen Turbines and Biofuels [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Apr. 8
2 pm
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar Mathukumalli Vidyasagar
Cecil & Ida Green Professor of Systems Biology Science, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering & Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas
Metric Distances Between Probability Distributions on Different Sets [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Apr. 15
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Reuben Mezrich, M.D.
Professor, Diagnostic Radiology & Nuclear Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine
An Engineer/Radiologist View of the Future of Surgery [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Apr. 22
11 am
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Ugo Piomelli
Professor and Canada Research Chair in Computational Turbulence, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Queen's University (Ontario)
Numerical Simulations of Accelerating Boundary Layers Over Smooth and Rough Surfaces [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Apr. 27
10 am
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar Sirisha Rangavajhala
Research Associate, Structural Reliability Group, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Vanderbilt University
Uncertainty Analysis and Probabilistic Design
of Multidisciplinary Systems
[pdf]

Pepco Room
105 Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building

Apr. 29
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Robert M. McMeeking
Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering & Dept. of Materials, University of California, Santa Barbara
Models for Lithium-ion Battery Performance and Damage [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

May 6
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Arvind Atreya
Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Michigan & National Science Foundation
Thermochemical Conversion of Biomass – Experiments & Modeling [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

May 13
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Hugh Bruck
Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park
Integrating Nanoscale Fillers into Polymers and Composites:
Nano-enhanced Material
[pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

May 31
2 pm
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar Monifa Vaughn-Cooke
Research Affiliate, PSU Center for Integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems, Penn State University
The Multidimensional Information System for Human Reliability Assessment Applied to Patient Adherence [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

 

Date Series Affiliation Speaker Title/Location
Fall 2010
Sept. 24
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Stanislav I. Stoliarov
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Fire Protection, University of Maryland
Towards Understanding of Burning of Charring Polymers [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Oct. 8
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Daniel Segalman, PhD
Sandia National Laboratories & National Nuclear Security Agency (DOE)
Sometimes Rigor is Overrated [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Oct. 29
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Pradeep Sharma
Bill D. Cook Chair Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston
Flexoelectricity

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Nov. 12
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Elaine S. Oran, PhD
Laboratory for Computational Physics & Fluid Dynamics, US Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C.
Turbulence and Stochasticity in High-Speed Reactive Flows [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Nov. 19
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Suresh Garimella
Distinguished Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering and Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University
Superhydrophobic Surfaces and Electrowetting [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

Dec. 3
2 pm
ME Department Seminar Series ME Distinguished Seminar Series Gregory Jackson
Professor,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
University of Maryland
Decoupling Fuel Cells and Hydrogen: Developing Fuel Cell Systems for Available Fuels [pdf]

DeWALT Seminar Room
2164 Glenn L. Martin Hall

 


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