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Colloquium Series - Archives

Spring 2011

Thursdays 3:00PM - 4:15PM
Nelson Auditorium - Anderson 112
(unless otherwise noted)

January 27 "What Really Happens in the Basement of Curtis: From LEGO Bricks to Flying Robots"
Chris Rogers - Tufts University
February 3 "The Role of Turbulence in the Onset of Ocean Phytoplankton Blooms"
Raffaele Ferrari - MIT
February 10 "Retooling Our Energy Ecosystem: Challenges & Opportunities"
Rob Hannemann - Tufts University
February 17 "Heat Transfer Aspects of Thermal Energy Storage and Biomass Growth"
Theodore Bergman - University of Connecticut
March 3 "Two Problems in Micron-Scale Fluid Mechanics"
Kenneth Breuer - Brown University
March 10 "A Hybrid Method for Haptic Feedback to Support Manual Virtual Product Assembly"
Daniela Faas-MIT
March 17 "Integrated Vehicle Safety and the Next Generation of Sensory Controls for Semi-Autonomous Driving"
Azim Eskandarian - George Washington University
March 31 "Research Thermal Management for High Flux Heat Removal and Energy Storage"
Alfonso Ortega - Villanova University
April 7 "A Critical Investigation of Heat Transfer Enhancement in Nanofluids"
Jacopo Buongiomo - MIT

April 14
April 13
*Special WEDNESDAY at 12:00noon in Anderson 212
Jamal Yagoobi - Illinois Institute of Technology
April 21 "Nucleate Boiling Heat Transfer of Water on Nanoporous Coatings"
Seung Mun You - University of Texas at Arlington
April 28 TBD
Katsuo Kurabayashi - University of Michigan