Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Intro LaTeX Workshop

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

LaTeX (pronounced “lay-tek” or “lah-tek”) is a free program for making scientific and technical documents, and is the standard for professionals in many STEM fields. Come learn how to use LaTeX to professionalize and streamline your STEM work. No experience necessary! When: Wed, Oct 25, 12-1pm Where: Science Center (SciLi 3rd floor) Main Room Free Food will be Provided! Please pre-register! The link can be accessed from "More Info".

Writing a NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant (DDRIG) Proposal

Thursday, October 26, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Are you writing a NSF DDRIG proposal soon? This workshop is an overview of the process, with special focus on graduate students who may have not applied for a NSF grant before. The workshop covers ...

IRB Basics informational session

Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Planning on doing research with human subjects, but not sure where to start? Attend this informational session and we'll give you all the information you need to start writing a human research protocol ...

Condensed Matter & Biophysics Seminar: Ian Wong, Brown Unviersity

Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Beyond 2D: Self-Organizing Patterns in Nanomaterials and Cancer The emergence of complex behaviors from interacting "building blocks" is a fundamental theme in soft matter and living systems. In ...

Inaugural Presidential Scholars Symposium: "The Intersection Between Innovation, STEM and Social Science"

Friday, October 27, 2017 12:00pm - 7:00pm
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Presidential Scholars Symposium: "The Intersection Between Innovation, STEM and Social Science" Does the intersection between science, innovation, technology and social science exist? How are these ...

Keasbey Scholarship Campus Deadline

Friday, October 27, 2017 5:00pm - 5:00pm
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The Dean of the College Office is pleased to announce that the Keasbey Scholarship, which supports graduate study at select schools in the U.K. for up to two years, is open to Brown seniors (those who will graduate in the Spring of 2018 including those completing in December 2017) this year. Brown is one of select number of schools invited to submit nominees on a rotating basis (every three years). This year is our turn to participate and we can send two nominees to the national competition. We will hold an internal review for all students interested in nomination.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the Hazeltine Commons of the new Engineering Research Center 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.

FOUNDER FRIDAYS: A PANEL DISCUSSION WITH B-LAB ALUM

Friday, November 03, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Digital Scholarship Lab, Rockefeller Library

Join the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship for a special Founder Fridays featuring our B-Lab Alum! Brown University’s Breakthrough Lab (B-Lab) is an intensive 8-week accelerator program ...

Engineering Seminar: Electrical Sciences and Computer Engineering

Friday, November 03, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Professor Sameer Sonkusale, of Tufts University, will present a talk, "Flexible Sensors and Diagnostics Using Unconventional Materials". Abstract: This talk will explore the new realm of making flexible sensors and diagnostics for applications ranging from early screening in resource poor settings, to smart wound dressings for chronic wounds. The key contributions of the work is on utilization of locally sources, universally available, low cost materials such as paper, threads and textile.