Past Seminars

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 for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship, 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 for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship, 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 for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship, 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
March 2
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Advances in Mobile Robotics, Tele-surgical Robotics and Industrial Robotics
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102

February 2018

Date/Time Event
February 16
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Lifesaving Capsule Robots
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
February 9
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Exploring New Fundamentals and Applications of Nanoporous Media and Membranes: A Nanofluidic Approach
MC 102
February 2
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Decentralized Generation Scheduling in Energy Networks
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102

January 2018

Date/Time Event
January 26
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Bacteria-Based Autonomous Drug Delivery Agents for Cancer Therapy
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
January 19
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Human Systems Integration and its Role in Solving Big Societal Problems
MC 102
January 12
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Explaining Markov Decision Processes
MC 102

December 2017

Date/Time Event
December 8
10:30am-11:30am
**TIME CHANGE** MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Cognitive Mechanisms in Creative Thinking
December 1
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Interdisciplinary Research and Teaching in Fluid Mechanics: Blood Flow, Wiffle Ball, Novels & Art

November 2017

Date/Time Event
November 24
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Court Cases - A Catalyst for Human Factors Research
November 17
2:00pm-3:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: Linear Optimization: The Interplay between Theory and Practice
November 3
11:00am-12:00pm
MIE Distinguished Seminar Series: From Photoelasticity to Nanospeckle Photography, From 2D to 3D - The Evolution of Full-Field Optical Stress/Strain Analysis Techniques