Past Seminars

Friday March 24, 2017 11:30 AM
Location: JPL, von Karman Auditorium
Monday March 13, 2017 7:00 PM
Thursday March 9, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Characterizing thixotropy of fresh cement-based systems modified by clays”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday March 9, 2017 11:00 AM
Location: Beckman Institute Lawn
Wednesday March 8, 2017 4:00 PM
Environmental Science and Engineering Seminar
Bioelectrochemical Systems (BESs) for Energy Recovery from Wastewater
Location: South Mudd 365
Thursday March 2, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"Bubble dynamics near and in soft materials"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday February 23, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Controlling Nanocrystalline Structure and Properties with Segregation Engineering”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday February 16, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
TBD
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Monday February 13, 2017 9:00 AM
Thursday February 9, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Quantum Spillover, Chiral Plasmons and Controllable Quenching of Super-radiance in Deep Subwavelength Optical Coatings”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Friday February 3, 2017 12:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Location: Cahill, Hameetman Auditorium
Thursday February 2, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"Building a Better Mousetrap – The Continuing Quest for More Reliable Models of Clay Behavior"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday January 26, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"Fundamental Studies of High-Pressure Multi-Species Turbulent Mixing and Combustion"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Wednesday January 25, 2017 11:00 AM
The Office of Naval Research Science and Technology in Support of the US Navy and Marine Corps
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday January 19, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"Soft Living Materials and Machines: From Theory to Design"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday January 12, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Physical Properties of Surface Materials on Mars and Selection of the InSight Landing Site”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday January 5, 2017 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Discovery and Control of Nonlinear Dynamical Systems from Data”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Wednesday December 7, 2016 10:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Computational modeling of the mechanics of elastic structural lattices: effects of lattice architecture and hierarchy
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Monday December 5, 2016 1:00 PM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Computational modeling of the mechanics of elastic structural lattices: effects of lattice architecture and hierarchy
Location: Guggenheim 133 (Lees-Kubota Lecture Hall)
Thursday December 1, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Evolving Boundaries with Explicit Parametric Geometry”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday November 17, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"Adaptive coupling between damaged mechanics and peridynamics: A route for objective simulation of material degradation up to complete failure"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Friday November 11, 2016 1:00 PM
“Hazard-compatible stochastic ground motion modeling & Mitigating seismic risk in the developing world: lessons learned in Haiti and promotion of alternative residential-housing solutions”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday November 10, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Design under Uncertainty through Integration of Stochastic Simulation and Surrogate Modeling Principles”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Tuesday November 8, 2016 10:00 AM
Thursday November 3, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday October 27, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Scaling Limits in Networked Control System”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday October 20, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Realistic grain shapes in the discrete element method with dilated polyhedral”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday October 13, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"Enabling large eddy simulations of realistic turbulent flows"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday October 6, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Phonon spectroscopy and thermal transport using predictive atomistic simulations”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday September 29, 2016 4:00 PM
Chemical Engineering Seminar
Nanoscale biophotonics and its applications in life sciences and medicine
Location: Spalding Laboratory 106 (Hartley Memorial Seminar Room)
Thursday September 29, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
“Metamaterials with tailored elasticity and nonlinearities: from impact absorption to mechanical logic gates”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Tuesday September 27, 2016 6:10 PM
Wednesday September 21, 2016 12:30 PM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Cavitation induced failure in brittle bulk metallic glasses
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Wednesday August 24, 2016 10:30 AM
Monday August 15, 2016 9:30 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Phonon Boundary Scattering in Thin Silicon Membranes
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Wednesday August 10, 2016 12:00 AM
Location: Beckman Institute Auditorium
Thursday August 4, 2016 3:30 PM
Wednesday June 22, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
High temperature mechanical performance of metallic and metal-ceramic nanoscale multilayers
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday May 26, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
(CANCELLED) - “Manufacturing and applications of carbon nanotube surfaces”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Tuesday May 24, 2016 10:30 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Dynamics of chemically active suspensions
Location: Spalding Laboratory 106 (Hartley Memorial Seminar Room)
Friday May 20, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
High temperature mechanical performance of metallic and metal-ceramic nanoscale multilayers
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Friday May 20, 2016 9:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Shock wave propagation in composites and electro-thermomechanical coupling of ferroelectric materials
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday May 19, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"Carbon-based nanomaterials: from combustion nanoparticles to chiral"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Wednesday May 18, 2016 9:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Shock wave propagation in composites and electro-thermomechanical coupling of ferroelectric materialsExploring thermal phonon transport from atomic to macroscopic scales for energy conversion and management
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday May 12, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
"M -2.5 to M -8 Laboratory-Generated Earthquakes Recorded From Calibrated Rock Deformation Experiments"
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday May 5, 2016 4:00 PM
“Materials and Devices for Efficient Solar and Thermal Energy Utilization”
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Tuesday May 3, 2016 9:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Numerical Simulations of Droplet Aerobreakup
Location: Firestone 306
Friday April 29, 2016 12:00 PM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Understanding Micro- and Macro-Mechanics of Soil Liquefaction: A Necessary Step for Field-Scale Assessment
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday April 28, 2016 11:00 AM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
(CANCELLED) Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Location: Gates-Thomas 135
Thursday April 14, 2016 1:00 PM
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Seminar
Unsteady aerodynamics and optimal control of an airfoil at low Reynolds number
Location: Guggenheim 133 (Lees-Kubota Lecture Hall)
Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering