MIT MechE MMEC Pedro Reis

(Mechanics: Modeling, Experimentation, Computation)

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Spring Semester 2018
Tuesdays, 4:00pm, Room 3-370

Feb 13 Krystyn Van Vliet MIT Mechanopriming of stem cells from soft tissues: From molecular mechanisms to manufacturing
Feb 27 Pradeep Sharma University of Houston Flexoelectricity and Electrets
March 6 Luis Dorfmann Tufts University Modeling of residually stressed materials
March 13 Narayanan Menon UMass Amherst Flexibility and Form: Emergence of Shape in Thin Sheets
March 20 Jim Swan MIT The Hydrodynamics of Colloidal Gelation   
April 3 Shelley Anna Carnegie Mellon University Fluid Processing of Particle-Laden Interfaces
April 10 Ely Sachs MIT Guided Discovery as a Teaching Method in 1st semester Mechanics and Materials
April 24 Beverley McKeon Caltech Systems analysis of wall turbulence:

Characterizing natural and synthetic self-sustaining processes

May 1 David Clarke Harvard Rescheduled
May 8 Jay Humphrey Yale University Aortic Disease Progression: Experimental and Computational Mechanics
May 15 Robert Leheny JHU Microscopic dynamics underlying yielding and stress relaxation of soft glassy materials

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Organizers: Ming Guo,
Irmgard Bischofberger, Themis Sapsis, Ken Kamrin, Xuanhe Zhao

Contact Info: Christina Spinelli  ext. x3-5328