Brown University School of Engineering


TBA - Charles DeLisi

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Watson CIT - SWIG Boardroom (CIT241)

Charles DeLisi Dean Emeritus, College of Engineering Metcalf Professor, Science and Engineering Boston University Title & Abstract TBA

Engineering Seminar: Electrical Sciences and Computer Engineering

Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Saugata Ghose, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University will present a talk: "How Safe Is Your Storage? A Look at the Reliability and Vulnerability of Modern Solid-State ...

IMNI Distinguished Lecture: Angela Belcher, Ph.D., - “Giving New Life to Materials for Energy, the Environment and Medicine”

Thursday, October 19, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Barus & Holley 190

“Giving New Life to Materials for Energy, the Environment and Medicine” Thursday, October 19, 2017 Barus and Holley, Room 190 Refreshments: 3:30 p.m. Lecture: 4:00 p.m. Angela Belcher, Ph.D., James Mason Crafts Professor of Biological Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Abstract: Organisms have been making exquisite inorganic materials for over 500 million years.

Cookies and Coffee in the Commons

Friday, October 20, 2017 8:00am - 10:00am
Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

Join us in the Engineering Research Center's Hazeltine Commons to celebrate the new building! The Student Advisory Board and Dean Larson will welcome students to the new building the morning it opens and give out cookies to students walking through for the first time.

New Research Building All School Photo

Friday, October 20, 2017 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Engineering Research Center

Join us on Friday at noon for the first all-school picture in front of the new Engineering Research Center! Undergrads, Grad students, Faculty and Staff - all welcome!

Intermediate LaTeX Workshop

Friday, October 20, 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. This week's topic: Thesis and Lab Writing When: Fri, Oct 20, 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".

The HW/SW Interface Seminar Series: Jointly sponsored by Engineering and Computer Science

Monday, October 23, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Natalie Enright Jerger, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, will present a talk: "Hardware-Software Co-design for Approximate Computing". As Moore’s Law continues in the post-Dennard scaling era, architects and programmers must consider energy efficiency even more carefully as part of their designs. One promising approach to boost both energy efficiency and performance is approximate computing.

Broader Impacts Workshop

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm

NSF requires that all proposals explicitly address broader impacts to promote education, outreach, and the benefits to society of the scientific research proposed. Learn about the resources available ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Hazeltine Commons, Engineering Research Center

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.

2017 NIH Regional Seminar

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 8:00am - Friday, October 27, 2017 6:00pm
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General registration rates end September 29! Don't miss this annual two-day conference hosted by NIH offering workshops on human research protections, grant application and submission using eRA Commons ...