Seminars

2021 Fall Schedule

Friday,
September 3, 2021
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Tasnim Hassan, NC State University

Title: “Mechanics and Materials Research in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering”

Location: EBIII, Room 3122 | More details
Friday,
September 10, 2021
9:30 AM
Speaker: Dr. Michael Sutton, University of South Carolina

Title: Zorowski Lecture— “Measurements and Modeling in Infrastructure and Composite Tow Layup | Commonality in Adhesive Bonding” 

Location: Duke Energy Hall, Room D | James B. Hunt, Jr. Library | More details
Friday,
September 17, 2021
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Atul Kelkar, Clemson University

Title:“Modeling and Control of Complex Building Energy Systems

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details
Friday,
September 24, 2021
10:00 AM
Speaker: (CANCELLED) Dr. Landon Grace, NC State University

Title: “Using molecular water as an imaging agent for the detection of damage in polymer composites”

Location: N/A | More details 
Friday,
October 1, 2021
10:00 AM
Speaker:  Dr. Nitin Sharma, NC State University & UNC Chapel Hill (BME Joint Dept.)

Title: “Control Methods for Integrating Functional Electrical Stimulation and Ultrasound Imaging in a Powered Exoskeleton.”

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details 
Friday,
October 8, 2021
10:00 AM

Speaker: Dr. Massimo Ruzzene, P.M. Rady Department of Mechanical Engineering Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder CO, USA

Title: “Quasi-periodic structures: topology and higher order symmetries”

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details  

Friday,
October 15, 2021
10:00 AM
Speaker: Xiaogang Hu

Title: Toward dexterous control of assistive robotic hands using bi-directional neural-machine interface

Location: EBIII 2207 | More details  
Friday,
October 22, 2021
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. William Roberts, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Title:Carbon Capture Technology Development in Saudi Arabia

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details 
Friday,
October 29, 2021
10:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. Rohan Shirwaiker

Title: “Scalable Manufacturing Approaches for Biomimetic Engineered Tissues”

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details 
Friday,
November 5, 2021
10:00 AM

Speaker:  Dr. Lawrie Virgin, Duke University 

Title: “Curved structures that can elastically snap-through.”

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details 

Friday,
November 12, 2021
10:00 AM

Speaker:  Dr. Robert Braun, Director for Planetary Science, Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Bren Professor of Aerospace, California Institute of  Technology

Title: “The Coming Decade of Planetary Science.”

Location: Duke Energy Hall, Room D | More details 

Friday,
November 19, 2021
10:00 AM

Speaker:  Dr. He (Helen) Huang, Distinguished Professor in the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering at North Carolina State University (NC State) and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) and the Director of the Closed-Loop Engineering for Advanced Rehabilitation (CLEAR) core

Title: “Restoring Motor Function in Amputees with Smart Prostheses.”

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details 

Friday,
December 03, 2021
10:00 AM

Speaker:  Dr. Chih-Chung Huang, member of IFMBE Asia-Pacific Research Networking Fellowship, CoS representative of Taiwanese Society of Biomedical Engineering of IFMBE affiliated Society, visiting professor in North Carolina State University

Title: “Ultrafast High-Frequency Ultrasound Imaging and Its Biomedical Applications.”

Location: EBIII, Room 2207 | More details