Colloquium Spring 2014

Seminars are held from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. in MEC 221 unless indicated *

 

February 12, 2014 Eon Soo Lee
Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology
"Fuel Cells: Systems, Characterizations and Materials"

Photo of the seminar

March 5, 2014 Siva Nadimpalli
Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology
"Role of Mechanics in the Design of Durable Lithium ion Batteries"
March 26, 2014 Wen Zhang
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology
"The Effects of Electronic Structures of Metallic Nanoparticles on Photogeneration of Reactive Oxygen Species and Antibacterial Activity"
April 2, 2014 Kristin Myers
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Columbia University
"Understanding the Mechanical Role of the Cervix During Pregnancy"
April 9, 2014
* 2:30-4:00p.m.
  GITC 1100
Mechanics Research Communication
Elsevier Distinguished Lecture
Sponsored by Elsevier and the NJIT Granular Science Laboratory
Stephen Cowin
http://mie.njit.edu/news/MRC_Elsevier_Distinguished_Lecture.php

 

April 16, 2014 Wookyung Kim
Staff Research Scientist, Combustion Group
United Technology Research Center
East Hartford, CT
"Plasma Assisted Combustion-Fundamentals and an Application to Combustor Dynamics Control"
April 23, 2014 Allison Beese
Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Pennsylvania State University
"Uncovering Structure-Property Relationships: From Steel to Graphene Oxide Composites"
April 30, 2014 Michel C. Baufadel
Director, Center for Natural Resources Development and Protection
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology
"Prediction of the Oil Droplet Size Distribution in Blowouts and Surface Spills"