Past Seminars

April 2019

Date/Time Event
April 29
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar: Taner Bilgiç, Boğaziçi University | Free Shipping and its Direct Causal Effect on Online Sales
Room 1240, Bahen Center
April 12
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series in association with PsychEng Seminars: Karon Maclean, University of British Columbia | Making Haptics and its Design Accessible
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
April 8
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar: Turgay Ayer, Georgia Institute of Technology | An Analytics Approach to Prioritizing Access to Hepatitis C Treatment in U.S. Prisons
Mining Building Room 128
April 4
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar: David Morton, Northwestern University | Models and Algorithms for Multi-stage Stochastic Programming
Bahen Centre, Room 1170

March 2019

Date/Time Event
March 26
12:10pm-1:30pm
PsychEng Seminar - Prof. Craig Chambers
Myhal Centre, Room 370
March 20
1:00pm-2:00pm
OR Seminar: Il-Chul Moon, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology | Computational Social Science with Latent Information
MC331
March 15
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Edward Guo, Columbia University | Bone Bioengineering: Microstructure, Mechanics, Mechanobiology, and Beyond
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
March 5
12:00pm-2:00pm
PsychEng Seminar: Using Behaviour to Measure Aspects of Mental Health with Jonathan Rose and Daniel Di Matteo, U of T's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Myhal Centre, Room 370

February 2019

Date/Time Event
February 15
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Jerome Lynch, University of Michigan | Advances in IoT and cloud technologies for the monitoring and control of large-scale infrastructure systems
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
February 5
12:00pm-2:00pm
PsychEng Seminar - Prof. Elaine Biddis | Possibility Engineering
Myhal Centre, Room 370

January 2019

Date/Time Event
January 25
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Utkan Demirci, Stanford University | Assembling 3D tissue constructs using label-free magnetic additive biomanufacturing technologies
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
January 22
12:00pm-2:00pm
PsychEng Seminar | Prof. Norman Farb (Psychology) | Engineering Well-Being
Myhal Centre, Room 370

December 2018

Date/Time Event
December 4
12:00pm-2:00pm
PsychEng Seminar - Prof. Michael Gruninger | Ontologies for the Physical Turing Test
Myhal Centre

November 2018

Date/Time Event
November 30
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Metin Sitti, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems | Small-Scale Soft Robotics*
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
November 29
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar Series: Jamol Pender, Cornell University
Mining Building Room 128
November 16
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Warren Powell, Princeton University | A Unified Framework for Sequential Decision Analytics*
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
November 16
11:00am-12:00pm
OR Seminar Series: Warren Powell - Princeton University | Stochastic Modeling and Optimization for Offshore Wind Integration
MS2172
November 13
12:00pm-2:00pm
PsychEng Seminar - Prof. Michael Mack | The computations, representations, and neural dynamics of learning
Myhal Centre, Room 370
November 1
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar Series: Yossi Luzon, Centre of Healthcare Engineering, MIE | Data-Driven Appointment Book Design via Mathematical Programming
MB 128

October 2018

Date/Time Event
October 26
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Susan Dumais, Microsoft | The Potential for Personalization in Web Search
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
October 18
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar Series: Andre Cire, University of Toronto Scarborough | Network-based Approximate Linear Programming
MB 128
October 12
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Robert Carpick, University of Pennsylvania | Nanoscale Factors Controlling Friction and Lubrication: From 2D Materials to Engine Oil*
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
October 9
12:00pm-2:00pm
PsychEng Seminar - Prof. Joyce Poon | Beyond Moore’s Law: Light, Brain, and Computing
Myhal Centre, Room 370
October 5
2:00pm-3:00pm
PsychEng Seminar in Association with MIE Research in Focus - Prof. John S. Gero | Measuring the Minds and Brains of Designers When Using Different Design Methods
Rosebrugh Building, RS211

September 2018

Date/Time Event
September 25
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar Series: James Luedtke, University of Wisconsin-Madison | Optimizing Truck Dispatching Decisions in Open-pit Mining using Integer Programming
September 13
12:00pm-1:00pm
OR Seminar Series: Phebe Vayanos, University of Southern California
September 11
12:00pm-2:00pm
PsychEng Seminar - Prof. Li Shu
Myhal Centre, Room 370

March 2018

Date/Time Event
March 23
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Climate change, energy and the comfort of home
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
March 16
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Dynamic liquid water transport in the Gas Diffusion Layers of PEM fuel cells
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
March 9
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Hybrid aerosol deposition - development of new ceramic coating process between thermal spray and aerosol deposition
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102