MIT MechE MMEC Pedro Reis

(Mechanics: Modeling, Experimentation, Computation)

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Fall Semester 2012
Tuesdays, 4:00pm, Room 3-370

Sep 11 Joe Goddard UC San Diego Edelen's dissipation potentials and the viscoplasticity of particulate media
Sep 25 Nicholas Guttenberg University of Chicago Rippling in the granular jet: hydrodynamic instability or memory?
Oct 2 Chiang C. Mei MIT Water waves through an emergent forest or over a canopy
Oct 9 NO SEMINAR: Columbus day
Oct 16 Sergio Pellegrino Caltech Ultra-thin composite deployable shell structures
Oct 23 K. Ravi-Chandar UT Austin Multiscale experiments on ductile failure in polycrystalline materials
Oct 30 Igor Mezic UC Santa Barbara A New Systems Analysis Framework
Nov 6 Jason Nassios University of Melbourne Asymptotic analysis of the Boltzmann-BGK equation for oscillatory gas flows with applications to nanoscale devices
Nov 13 David Gracias Johns Hopkins University Self-folding materials and devices
Nov 20 NO SEMINAR: Thanksgiving
Nov 27 Alfred Crosby UMass Amherst Hierarchical Materials Mechanics
Dec 4 John Bassani University of Pennsylvania TBA

Organizers: Ken Kamrin, Konstantin Turitsyn and  Pedro Reis  Contact Info: Ray Hardin ext. x3-5328.