Brown University School of Engineering


Biomedical Engineering Seminar: Vicki Colvin, Brown University

Thursday, December 03, 2015 9:00am - 10:00am

"Nanomaterials and Biological Systems: Tailored Interactions from the Nanometer to the Centimeter"

Vicki Colvin, Ph.D.
Krieble Professor of Chemistry and Engineering
Brown University

Superfund Seminar Series: Environmental Impact of Next-Generation Nanomaterials

Thursday, December 03, 2015 12:00pm - 1:01pm

The SRP Seminar Series continues this month with a lecture by Dr. Robert Hamers, professor of physical science from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Hamers will be speaking about the environmental ...

Goldwater Scholarship Campus Deadline

Friday, December 04, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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The campus deadline for Goldwater Scholarship is Friday, December 4th by 4:30pm. The Goldwater is a nationally prestigious award for sophomores and juniors concentrating in math, science, or engineering ...

Alteration and Modulation of Brain Function with Ultrasound

Friday, December 04, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am

Pierre D Mourad, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Washington. Abstract: Dr. Mourad will present an overview of parallel research efforts that demonstrate the potential for ultrasound (a) to ...

ESCE Seminar: Fracking for 5G-Reconfigurable RF and High-Efficiency Millimeter-wave Circuit Techniques for Better Spectrum Usage

Friday, December 04, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Electrical Sciences and Computer Engineering (ESCE) Seminar

Fracking for 5G: Reconfigurable RF and High-Efficiency Millimeter-wave Circuit Techniques for Better Spectrum Usage

Prof. James Buckwalter, UCSB

IMNI Seminar: Rational Approaches for Efficient Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells

Friday, December 04, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Sang Il Seok Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology Solar energy harvesting through photovoltaic conversion has gained attention as the most sustainable and environmentally friendly solution. A long-standing dream in the large-scale application of photovoltaic conversion is the fabrication of solar cells with high efficiency and long-term stability at low cost.

Extreme Gingerbread House Competition

Friday, December 04, 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Build an earthquake-resistant Gingerbread house to be tested on a shake table and judged by engineering professors. Email to register with the name of team and members. Teams consist of 3-5 students and/or faculty. $5 per team.

Reading Period (optional and at the discretion of the instructor)

Monday, December 07, 2015 12:00am - Friday, December 11, 2015 12:00am

Reading Period (optional and at the discretion of the instructor).

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar: Mechanics of Deformation and Fracture in High-Performance Lithium-Ion Battery Electrodes

Monday, December 07, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Dr. Shuman Xia, Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, George Institute of Technology There is currently a growing demand for low-cost, high-performance electrochemical energy storage solutions ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, December 08, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby. Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley for open office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.