Academic year: 2017 - 2018
CFSeminar: Jane Wang (Cornell University), "Insect Flight: From Newton's Law to Neurons"
CFSeminar: Gaojin Li (Cornell University), "Electrophoresis in Viscoelastic Fluids"
MAE Colloquium: Anna C. Balazs, Ph.D., (University of Pittsburgh), "Designing Bio-Inspired, Adaptive Gels with Controllable 3D Structures"
CFSeminar: Siyu Zhu (Cornell University), "Measurement and Modeling of Woody Plant Water Transport Dynamics"
MAE Colloquium: Grace O’Connell, Ph.D., (University of California, Berkeley), " Intervertebral Disc Biomechanics with Swelling and Injury"
CFSeminar: Mohammed Alhashim (Cornell University), "Modeling the effects of fluid transport on the creation of a dense network of activated fractures"
MAE Colloquium: David Kammer, Ph.D., (Cornell University), "Modeling Dynamic Shear Ruptures at Weak Interfaces"
CFSeminar: Paul Steen (Cornell University), "Saph and Schoder and the Friction Law of Blasius (revisited)"
MAE Colloquium: Krishnaswamy Ravi-Chandar, Ph.D., (The University of Texas at Austin), "Experiments and Numerical Simulations of Initiation and Growth of Cracks under Mixed Mode I + III Loading"
Special Seminar: Dr. Trisha A. Hinners, (Northrop Grumman Corporation), "Atmospheric & Space Sciences Research at NG Next Basic Research"
MAE Special Seminar: Grace Xingxin Gao, Ph.D., (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign), "Robust Navigation: From UAVs to Robot Swarms"
CFSeminar: Antoine Robin (Cornell University), "Solid/Liquid Equilibrium at Subfreezing Temperature"
MAE Colloquium: Lydia L. Sohn, Ph.D., (University of California, Berkeley), "mechano-NPS: An electronic method to mechanically phenotype cells"
CFSeminar: Dr. Matthew Cleary (University of Sydney), "Stochastic computational fluid dynamics – recent applications in combustion, nanoparticle synthesis and two-phase flows"
MAE Colloquium: Julie Shah, Ph.D., (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), "Enhancing Human Capability with Intelligent Machine Teammates"
CFSeminar: Dr. Thomas Ober, Dr. Charles Jenckes (Cornell University), "Computational Fluid Dynamics and Aerodynamic Development in Formula 1"
MAE Colloquium: Rob Shepherd, Ph.D., (Cornell University), "Bioinspired Design & Additive Manufacturing of Soft Materials, Machines, Robots, and Haptic Interfaces"
MAE & Cornell Fluids Special Seminar: Pratim Biswas, Ph.D., (Washington University in St. Louis), "Early Stages of Particle Formation and Growth in Combustion Systems"
MAE Colloquium: Wei Chen, Ph.D., (Northwestern University, Evanston, IL), "Computational Design and Data Science for Accelerating the Innovation of Microstructural Material Systems"
CFSeminar: Sheng Wang, Lam Vu, Ravi Patel (Cornell University), Three APS DFD - Style Talks
MAE Colloquium: Sanjay Govindjee, Ph.D., (University of California, Berkeley), "Variational Upscaling in Inelastic Material Systems"
MAE Colloquium: Mark Pankow, Ph.D., (North Carolina State University), "Modeling the Delamination Response of Composites During Impact Using Progressive Damage Analysis"