About This Lecture Series

In honor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering’s 125th anniversary, Visiting Committee member Alexander Severinsky and his wife, Valentina, have generously supported a four-part colloquium that celebrates the department’s past and explores the future of the discipline. This series welcomes leading figures in government, academia and industry who have leveraged their mechanical engineering degrees to make significant impacts in their fields, reflecting the unique, versatile and often multidisciplinary paths available to mechanical engineers. 
Featured Speakers
Date Title/Location Speaker Organization

Fall 2020

October 30, 2020
Virtual Event
Dr. C.D. (Dan) Mote, Jr. Regents Professor; President Emeritus National Academy of Engineering; President Emeritus, University of Maryland, 1998-2010