Seminars

2019 Fall Schedule

Friday August 23, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Ron Joslin, National Science Foundation (NSF)
Title:Some Observations on Research: Industry, University, and Government” Host: Dr. Kenneth Granlund Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday August 30, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Marie Muller, NC State University
Title:“Ultrasound in Complex Biological Media for Tissue Characterization” Host:— Location: EB3 2201 More details
Wednesday September 4, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Robert G. Landers, Missouri University of Science and Technology
Title:Additive Manufacturing Processes for Ceramics and Glass” Host: Dr. Chris Vermillion Location: EB3 3122 More details
Friday September 6, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Balakumar Balanchandran, University of Maryland
Title:“Nonlinear Dynamics: A Journey Through Experiments and Computations” Host: Dr. Srinath Ekkad Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday September 13, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Aaron Franklin, Duke University
Title:“Scaling and Printing Electronics Using Nanomaterials” Host: Dr. Chi-Hao Chang Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday September 20, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Mark Pankow, NC State University
Title:Deployable Composite Structures for Spacecraft Applications” Host:  Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday September 27, 2019
10:00 AM 
Speaker: Dr. Abigail Hunter,  Los Alamos National Laboratory
Title:“Phase field dislocation dynamics (PFDD) for nanoscale metals” Host: Dr. Mohammed Zikry Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday October 4, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Zdenek Bazant, Northwestern University
Title:“Fishnet Statistics for Design of Quasibrittle and Biomimetic Materials and Structures for Failure Probability <10-6” Host: Dr. Yong Zhu Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday October 18, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Michael Pettes, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Title:Strain and Isotopic Effects in Two-Dimensional WSe2” Host: Dr. Shadow Huang Location: EB3 2201 More details
Monday October 21, 2019
4:00 PM 
Speaker: Dr. David Cahill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Title:Current Understanding and Unsolved Problems in Thermal Transport at the Nanoscale” Host: Dr. Jun Liu Location: Riddick Hall 301 (Main Campus)  More details
Friday October 25, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Kathy Nightingale, Duke University
Title:“—”Host: Dr. Marie Muller Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday November 1, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Haiying Huang, University of Texas Arlington
Title: Distributed Sensing for Mechanical and Biomedical Systems” Host: Professor Cheryl Tran Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday November 8, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Alfred Yu, University of Waterloo
Title:“A Videography Journey in Ultrasonics: Vascular Imaging Innovations and
Biophysical Dynamics Discoveries” 
Host: Dr. Marie Muller Location: EB3 2207 More details
Friday November 8, 2019
1:00 PM
Speaker: Dr. David Glass, NASA Langley Research Center
Title:“Ceramic Matrix Composite (CMC) Thermal Protection Systems (TPS) and Hot Structures for Hypersonic Vehicles” Host: Dr. Fuh-Gwo Yuan Location: EB3 3122 More details
Friday November 15, 2019
10:00 AM
Hassan Lecture Series 

Speaker: Dr. John Olds,CEO SpaceWorks Enterprises, Inc. Title:“The Commercial US Space Industry Boom or Bust? Host: The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Location: Hunt Library Auditorium More details

Friday December 6, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. David Piotrowski, Delta Airlines
Title:SHM in Civil Aviation: Delta Air Lines, Activities and Perspective” Host: Dr. Fuh-Gwo Yuan Location: EB3 2201 More details
Friday December 13, 2019
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. W. Hong Yeo, Georgia Tech
Title:“Smart and Connected Soft Bioelectronics for Advancing Human Healthcare and Human-Machine Interfaces” Host: Dr. Chi Chang Location: EB3 3122  More details