MIT MechE MMEC Pedro Reis

(Mechanics: Modeling, Experimentation, Computation)

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Fall Semester 2015
Tuesdays, 4:00pm, Room 3-370

Sep 15 Gerath McKinley MIT "Painting with Numbers": Spraying and Air-Assisted Atomization of Complex Fluids.”
Sep 22 Changxi Zheng Columbia University Making the Future Sound Better: Physics-Based Sound Synthesis and Beyond
Sep 29 Manoj Chaudhury Lehigh University Directed Motion of drops with Interfacial Contact
Oct 6 Bob Behringer Duke University Falling Into Sand: What Are the Dynamics that Occur When an Object Strikes a Granular Material?
Oct 13 Tom Solomon Bucknell University Experimental studies of reaction front barriers in laminar flows
Oct 20 John Hutchinson Harvard University Topics in soft materials: Mechanics of wrinkle/ridge transitions, and the role of surface tension in soft material deformation and stability
Nov 3 Rick James U Minnesota TBA
Nov 10 NO SEMINAR (Veteran’s day)
Nov 17 Francois Gallaire EPFL TBA
Nov 24 NO SEMINAR (ThanksGiving)
Dec 1 Roberto Ballarini University of Houston TBA
Dec 8 Christian Linder Stanford University TBA

Spring Semester 2015

Fall Semester 2014

Spring Semester 2014

Fall Semester 2013

Organizers: Ken Kamrin, Konstantin Turitsyn, Pedro Reis, Xuanhe Zhao,
Themis Sapsis

Contact Info: Christina Spinelli  ext. x3-5328; Rebecca Fowler ext. x4-7567