Brown University School of Engineering

Events Archive

Sizzle: A Global Warming Comedy

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The film "Sizzle" is a hybrid of three genres -- mockumentary, documentary and reality. While initially met with a wave of disapproval by many in the science community (with comments like, "There's ...

A Critical Approach to Storytelling for the Science World

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Question and answer session on communicating serious issues with humor and art. Guests marine biologist turned filmmaker Randy Abrams and Cool Globes founder Wendy Abrams.

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Wrinkling Modes and Instabilities in Elastomers and Film/Elastomer Bilayers”

Monday, February 11, 2013 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Wrinkling Modes and Instabilities in Elastomers and Film/Elastomer Bilayers” John W. Hutchinson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Harvard ...

UTRA Summer Application Deadline

Sunday, February 10, 2013 5:00pm - 5:00pm
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Students and faculty are encouraged to start their application early. Please visit the UTRA website for detailed information on the application process.

Science Center Trivia Showdown

Tuesday, February 05, 2013 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Become part of a Science Center tradition of fun, food and fabulous prizes! The Trivia Showdown is a Jeopardy-style competition where student teams can compete and demonstrate their knowledge in the ...

Last day to add a course on-line and/or without a fee

Tuesday, February 05, 2013 5:00pm - 5:00pm
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Last day to add a course on-line and/or without a fee (5:00 p.m. deadline).

Fluids Seminar: A Review of Viscoelastic Flow Past Rising Bubbles and Droplets

Tuesday, February 05, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Baltasar Mena Professor of Engineering National University of Mexico Mexico City, Mexico A review of viscoelastic flow past rising bubbles and droplets The slow flow of viscoelastic liquids around ...

BEAR Day

Monday, February 04, 2013 3:00pm - 5:00pm

BEAR Day recognizes staff for service and performance

Superfund Research Program Seminar

Friday, February 01, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Sequential Surfactant Flushing Followed by Anaerobic Bioremediation for Enhanced PCE-DNAPL Source Zone Remediation," presented by Dr. Natalie L. Cápiro, Tufts University, Dept. of Civil and Environmental ...

School of Engineering Hosts Second Annual Internship and Career Fair

Saturday, January 26, 2013 12:00pm - 4:00pm

On Saturday, January 26, 2013 the School of Engineering will host its second annual internship and career fair at Barus and Holley. More than 100 students and over 20 different companies are expected ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Friday, January 25, 2013 9:00am - 12:00pm

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 ...

Classes of the second semester begin

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes of the second semester begin.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 21, 2013 12:00am - 12:00am
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Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. No University exercises.

Laboratory Safety Training

Thursday, January 17, 2013 1:30pm - 4:30pm

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 ...

Backside Optical Probing of Integrated Circuits for Design Debug

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Computer Engineering Seminar Professor Gary Woods, Rice University Backside Optical Probing of Integrated Circuits for Design Debug Date & Location: Wednesday Dec 19th 12:30 pm - 01:30 pm at ...

Poincaré Symposium

Thursday, December 13, 2012 9:00am - Friday, December 14, 2012 4:30pm

The symposium is to mark the 100th anniversary of Poincaré's death (Nancy, April 29, 1854 - Paris, July 17, 1912, France). Poincaré was a polymath and is often referred to as the "last universalist" ...

Final Examination Period

Thursday, December 13, 2012 12:00am - Friday, December 21, 2012 12:00am
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Final Examination Period.

Reading Period

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 12:00am - Sunday, December 16, 2012 12:00am
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Reading Period (optional and at the discretion of the instructor).

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Crystal Plasticity and Evolutionary Yield Functions for Modeling of Forming and Failure of Sheet Metals”

Monday, December 10, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Crystal Plasticity and Evolutionary Yield Functions for Modeling of Forming and Failure of Sheet Metals” Farhang Pourboghrat Professor, Department ...

Superfund Research Program: Seminar

Friday, December 07, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Eliminating Childhood Lead Exposure in Rhode Island’s Core Cities: Lead Hazard Mitigation Act Enforcement and Effects," presented by Jim Lucht, Information Group Director, Providence Plan Has ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Capillary forces for self-seeding micropores and trapping cells in CaP bone scaffolds”

Thursday, December 06, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Capillary forces for self-seeding micropores and trapping cells in CaP bone scaffolds” A. J. Wagoner Johnson Mechanical Science and Engineering University ...

Fluids Seminar: Viscous Splashing: Where is the Air?

Tuesday, December 04, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Michelle Driscoll University of Chicago Chicago, IL Viscous Splashing: Where is the Air? A drop impacting on a solid surface with sufficient velocity will splash. Despite over 100 years of study ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “In Situ Materials Science: Probing Microstructural Evolution of Deforming Materials in Real-Time”

Monday, December 03, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “In Situ Materials Science: Probing Microstructural Evolution of Deforming Materials in Real-Time” N. Chawla Fulton Professor of Materials Science ...

Phi Beta Kappa and Department of Chemistry Lecture: Professor Ka Yee C. Lee, University of Chicago

Monday, December 03, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

The Brown University chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in partnership with the Department of Chemistry are honored to welcome Prof. Ka Yee C. Lee of the University of Chicago. Professor Lee will be presenting ...

Cognex, "A Visionary Company seeking visionary Engineers" Pizza will be provided!

Thursday, November 29, 2012 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Cognex is a “visionary” technology company! Founded in 1981, Cognex is a New England-grown company that has become the world leader in the machine vision industry. Their products inspect and help ...

Fluids Seminar: ViscoElastic Cell Adhesion Model (VECAM)

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Damir Khismatullin Department of Biomedical Engineering Tulane University New Orleans, LA ViscoElastic Cell Adhesion Model (VECAM) The adhesion of circulating cells to the internal lining of blood ...

Brown SACNAS Chapter first Graduate/Post Doc Resume/CV Workshop

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Beverly Ehrich from the CareerLAB will be leading the workshop. We'll discuss both types of documents, the differences and similarities, and when to use them. Bring your lunches. You can bring your ...

SACNAS sponsored Annual Graduate/Post Doc Resume/CV Workshop

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Hello All, Please join SACNAS for our first annual Graduate/Post Doc Resume/CV Workshop! All STEM fields are welcome! When: Tuesday Nov. 27th from 12pm-1pm Where: Science Center, 3rd floor of the ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Surface and Growth Stress at Solid Electrodes”

Monday, November 19, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Surface and Growth Stress at Solid Electrodes” Dr. Gery R. Stafford Material Measurement Laboratory National Institute of Standards and Technology ...

Women in STEM

Friday, November 16, 2012 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics? Brown Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) will be holding a Women in STEM Panel. Come ...