Colloquium Fall 2014

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


October 8, 2014 Prof. Namas Chandra
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Director, Center for Injury Biomechanics, Materials and Medicine(CIBM3)
"Experimental and Computational approaches to explore the mechanisms of Blast-induced Brain injuries"
October 15, 2014 Prof. Prashant Purohit
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics
University of Pennsylvania
"DNA Phase Transitions in Tension and Torsion"
October 29, 2014 Prof. Casey Diekman
Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematical Sciences
New Jersey Institute of Technology
"Mathematical Modeling of Circadian Clocks and Binocular Rivalry"
November 4, 2014 Claudio V. Di Leo
Mechanical Engineering Department
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Computational Modeling of Silicon Anodes: The Role of Mechanics on the Electrochemical Performance"
December 10, 2014 George Hazelrigg
CMMI Division Director
National Science Foundation
"The Engineer as a Decision Maker"