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The Engineering Behind the Next Generation of Neural Implants

Thursday, July 19, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Chris Bull The Science Center Workshops are sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, the NSF-funded GK-12 program, the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, and Continuing ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Scientific Communication Skills II: Oral Presentations

Thursday, July 12, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join Prof. Tom Webster, School of Engineering, as he leads a discussion on how to prepare and present a scientific talk, including presentation skills, dos and don'ts, etc. Snacks and beverages will ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Research Skills II: Breaking Down Technical Papers

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join Prof. Carlos Aizenman, Department of Bio Med, Neuroscience, as he introduces to the process of reading scientific papers and then participate in a workshop activity that takes students through ...

Pre Award- Research Equipment & Property Management

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 10:00am - 12:00pm
Brown Office Building, 2nd Floor Conference Room

This course covers practices, policy and regulations concerning the management of all Brown-held equipment. Attendees will develop a better understanding of Brown purchasing and inventory practices ...

Scientific Communication Skills I: Poster Presentations

Thursday, July 05, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Karen Haberstroh Scientific posters are used to communicate research and stimulate discussion at scientific meetings. This workshop will focus on the key elements to include when preparing ...

Research Skills I: Learning on your own

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Karen Haberstroh This workshop will help students identify the skills needed to become self-sufficient learners and provide tips and suggestions for independent learning. The Science Center ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Wednesday, June 27, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Tuesday, June 26, 2012 10:00am - 1:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

Faculty Research Talk: Volcano-Proofing Jet Engines

Thursday, June 21, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Nitin Padture The Science Center Workshops are sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, the NSF-funded GK-12 program, the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, and ...

Post Award - Supporting Documentation and Justification

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 10:30am - 12:30pm
Brown Office Building, 2nd Floor Conference Room

This workshop explains OSP's review of transactions and discusses required documentation and complete justifications for transactions. Examples of both complete and incomplete transactions will be ...

Research Ethics

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Professor Breuer will discuss good and bad practices in research and will provide advice on how to deal with challenges that may arise in a research setting. The Science Center Workshops are sponsored ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 11:00am - 12:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Campus Dance

Friday, May 25, 2012 9:00pm - Saturday, May 26, 2012 1:00am

One of Brown’s best-loved Reunion Weekend traditions, the Campus Dance brings more than 11,000 people to campus to dance the night away under a sky lit with hundreds of paper lanterns. The evening ...

Engineering Alumni Reception

Friday, May 25, 2012 4:30pm - 6:00pm

All engineering alumni on campus for Reunion or Commencement celebrations are invited to reconnect with your Brown engineering community over wine, beer and cheese.

MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown Universit

Monday, May 21, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown University Creating Economic Value from Univeristy Science: What is the Role of Faculty? May 21, 2012 2:00 PM to May 21, 2012 3:00 PM Room ...

An Editor’s Perspective on Scientific Publishing

Tuesday, May 15, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

An Editor’s Perspective on Scientific Publishing Tuesday, May 15, Noon Eddy Auditorium Room 291, BioMed Center Dr. Laura Zahn, Senior Editor, Science Dr. Zahn attended Smith College in Northampton ...

MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown University

Monday, May 14, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown University Creating Economic Value from Univeristy Science: What is the Role of Faculty? May 21, 2012 2:00 PM to May 21, 2012 3:00 PM Room ...

Fluids Seminar: Free Heme and HbS Polymerization

Tuesday, May 08, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Prof. Peter G. Vekilov Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Department of Chemistry, University of Houston Free Heme and HbS Polymerization Sickle cell anemia is a deadly inherited ...

The Human Gut Microbiome in Health and Ulcerative Colitis

Tuesday, May 08, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Human Gut Microbiome in Health and Ulcerative Colitis Presented by Dr. Susan Huse Josephine Bay Paul Center Marine Biological Laboratory Woods Hole, MA Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an inflammatory ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Peeling adhesive tape: A case study for understanding the effective properties of heterogenous materials” Kaushik Bhattacharya

Monday, May 07, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BROWN UNIVERSITY Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Peeling adhesive tape: A case study for understanding the effective properties of heterogenous materials” Kaushik Bhattacharya Department ...

“Electronics and Photonics Seminar” Phase-change memory and electrothermal effects

Monday, May 07, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Division of Engineering “Electronics and Photonics Seminar” Phase-change memory and electrothermal effects Prof. Ali Gokirmak Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Connecticut ...

Lantern Festival and Reception

Friday, May 04, 2012 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts

Lantern Festival and Reception 8:00 PM May 4, 2012 Granoff Center for the Creative Arts 154 Angell Street Please join us for a special one night only Lantern Festival on May 4. In conjunction with ...

Superfund Research Program:Seminar

Friday, May 04, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Early Environmental Influences on Child Health and Development: An Update on the National Children's Study," presented by Dr. Stephen Buka, Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology, Public ...

Prof. Claudio Rosito Jung Institute of Informatics-Overview of Research in Image Processing and Computer Vision at UFRGS

Tuesday, May 01, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

School of Engineering BROWN UNIVERSITY Prof. Claudio Rosito Jung Institute of Informatics Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at noon Room: ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Role of Grain-Boundary Complexions (Equilibrium Interface-Stabilized Phases) in Mechanical Failure”

Monday, April 30, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BROWN UNIVERSITY Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Role of Grain-Boundary Complexions (Equilibrium Interface-Stabilized Phases) in Mechanical Failure” Martin P. Harmer Department ...

“Fundamentals of Functional Electrical Stimulation”

Thursday, April 26, 2012 1:00pm - 2:20pm

Brown University School of Engineering, Center for Biomedical Engineering, Laboratory for Restorative Neurotechnology, and Brown Institute for Brain Science NeuroEngineering 1220 “Master Class” ...

Fluids Seminar: To Bounce or Not to Bounce: Impact of a Viscoelastic Drop on Dry, Textured Surface

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Vivek Sharma Hatsopoulos Microfluids Laboratory Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139 To Bounce or Not to Bounce: Impact of a Viscoelastic Drop on Dry, Textured Surface ...