Events and Seminars

Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering Department

Seminar Series

Fall 2010
Day of week: Friday. Time: 2:00PM to 3:15PM. Place: CAMP 177.

Date

Seminar title

Speaker

January 21, 2011

Study of the Dynamic Behavior of the UAV Helicopter Bergen\Industrial Twin

Dr. Giuliano Coppotelli

January 28, 2011

Physics of Flame Blowoff Behavior in Bluff-body Stabilized Premised Turbulent Combustion

Prof. Baki Categen, MAE Chair University of Connecticut

February 4, 2011

How can biomechanics help to better understand atherosclerosis?

Prof Gabor Forgacs
Physics Dept, Clarkson Univ.

February 18, 2011

Deepwater Oil Spills: Processes, Behavior, and Modeling

Prof. Poojitha D.  Yapa
CEE Dept, Clarkson Univ.

February 25, 2011

Structural testing of wind turbine blades

Nathan Post
National Renewable Energy Lab

March 4, 2011

Fretting Fatigue of Aerospace Structures

Prof. Tom Farris, Dean, Rutgers

March 25, 2011

Compression after impact of composite sandwich structures

Prof. Alan T. Zehnder, Interm Chair, Cornell Univ.

April 1, 2011

Ionic Polymer Nano-Composites (IPMCs) as Distributed Nanosensors, nanoactuators and Artificial Muscles Prof. Mohsen Shahinpoor
Chair, University of Maine
April 8, 2011 Nonlinear Normal Modes, Travelling, Waves and Resonances in Granular Sonic Vacua

Prof. Alex Vakakis
UIUC

April 15, 2011

Towards Bionic Artificial Limbs

Dr. Helen Huang
Univ of Rhode Island

April 22, 2011 Mechanical Behavior and Adhesion of Elastic Shells:  Applications in Ophthalmology, Embryology and Oncology

Prof. Kai-tak Wan, Mech. Engr.
Northeastern University