ENME

ENME Seminars 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

 

Date Title/Location Speaker Series Affiliation

Spring 2018

 

January 26
12:00 pm

 

 

Managing Risk and Reliability in Energy Systems: Dealing with Deep Uncertainty

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Katrina Groth
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

February 8
1:00 pm
 

 

Mechanics of Materials at Extreme Conditions: The Effect of Strain Rate and Meso Scale Approach

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Addis Kidane
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of South Carolina

 

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

February 14
1:00 pm

 

 

Flying like an Albatross: A Journey into the Periodic Optimal Control of Energy Systems

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

Hosam Fathy
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering
Penn State

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

February 15
1:00 pm

 

 

Human-Swarm Interactions: Controlling an Army of Robots with the Touch of a Finger

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Yancy Diaz-Mercado
Senior Professional Engineer
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

February 23
12:00 pm

 

 

Elastomeric Tactile Sensors

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Elisabeth Smela
Associate Dean
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

March 9
12:00 pm

 

 

3D Printed Microfluidics and Soft Robotics

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Ryan Sochol
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

March 23
11:00 am

 

Tribomechadynamics: Contact and Collision

ME Seminar Room
0159 Martin Hall

 

Hamid Ghaednia
Research Scientist, Tribomechadynamics Lab
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Rice University

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

March 30
2:00 pm

 

 

Shock Wave Compression of Condensed Matter

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Jerry W. Forbes
Senior Physicist
Energetics Technology Center

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

April 6
12:00 pm

 

 

Smart Robotic Surgery

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Axel Krieger
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

April 18
2:00 pm

 

 

Treating Cardiac Rhythm Disorder with Implantable Devices

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Gabriel Mouchawar
VP of R&D
Abbott Medical

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

April 20
12:00 pm

 

 

High Efficiency High Compactness Modular Thermal Management Systems

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Michael Ohadi
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

May 4
12:00 pm

 

 

Multifunctional Materials & Structures for Robotics

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Hugh Bruck
Professor & Associate Chair for Academic Affairs
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

June 1
12:00 pm

 

 

Of Course I'm Wrong, but by How Much?

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Johan Larsson
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

Date Title/Location Speaker Series Affiliation

Fall 2017

 

September 8
12:00 pm

 

 

 

Bio-Fluid Mechanics: We Can't Live Without It!

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Ken Kiger
Professor
Director, Undergraduate Studies
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

September 21
12:00 pm

 

 

Fast, Cheap, and Out of the Lab: Disposable Microfluidics for Rapid Immunoassays and Nucleic Acid Diagnostics

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Don Devoe
Professor
Associate Chair, Research
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

October 13
11:00 am

 

 

Smart and Advanced Manufacturing Innovation in DOE

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Sudarsan Rachuri
Federal Program Officer and Rechnology Manager
Advanced Manufacturing Office
Department of Energy

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

October 13
12:00 pm

 

Microemulsion Absorption Cooling Technology

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

 

Bao Yang
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

October 27
12:00 pm

 

 

On the Overwhelming Questions of Computability in Engineering Mechanics

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Peter Chung
Associate Professor
Leader, Mechanics & Materials Division
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

 

November 9
12:00 pm

 

 

 

Slips, Trips, Falls and Crutches

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

James Borrelli
Post-Doctoral Fellow
University of Maryland Advanced Neuromotor Rehabilitation Research Training (UMANRRT) Program
University of Maryland School of Medicine

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

November 10
12:00 pm

 

 

Large Scale Grid Free Simulations of Natural Convection

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Peter Bernard
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

November 10
3:30 pm

 

 

THE IIT Gandhinagar Story: Opportunities and Challenges in Building a World Class Institution

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Sudhir K. Jain
Director
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

 

November 13
12:00 pm

 

 

Student and Research Opportunities in Navy Research, Development, Technology, and Engineering

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Kerry A. Clark
Chief Technology Officer & STEM Coordinator
Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division (IHEODTD)
Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC)

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

November 16
12:30 pm

 

 

A New Genre of Human-Computer Interaction and Interfaces for 3D Creative Design and Fabrication

2119 Hornbake Library (South Wing)

 

 

Karthik Ramani
Donald W. Feddersen Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Director, C Design Lab
Purdue University

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME Joint Seminar Series
 

 

 

November 17
12:00 pm

 

 

Modular Robotic Systems for Therapeutic Endoscopy

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

Joshua Gafford
Ph.D. Candidate, Surgical Robotics
John A. Paulson School of Engineering & Applied Sciences
Harvard University

 

 

ME Department Seminar Series ME Seminar Series

 

 

 

December 8
12:00 pm

 

 

 

Fiber-Optic Sensors

DeWalt Seminar Room
2164 Martin Hall

 

 

 

Miao Yu
Professor
Director, Maryland Robotics Center
Department of Mechanical Engineering

 

 

ME Department Seminar SeriesME@UMD

 

 

Past Seminars & Lectures


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ME Department Seminar Series ME Department Seminar Series
ME Department Special Seminar ME Special Seminar
ASHRAE Seminar Series ASHRAE Seminar Series
Burgers Seminar Program Burgers Seminar Program
Transforming Energy Lecture Series Transforming Energy Lecture Series
Fluid Dynamics Reviews Fluid Dynamics Reviews
MEMS Graduate Student Seminar MEMS Graduate Student Seminar
Center for Small Smart Systems Seminar Center for Small Smart Systems Seminar
Reliability Engineering Seminar Series Reliability Engineering Seminar Series
SME Chapter 48 Seminar SME Chapter 48 Seminar

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