Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Upcoming Events

Advance-CTR Mentoring Training Program

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

8:00am - 4:30pm

Advance-CTR

University of Rhode Island

College of Pharmacy, Avedisian Hall, Room 130 (CVS Caremark Professional Practice Lab)

Join Advance-CTR for the next installment of our highly rated Mentoring Training Program on January 22, 2019 at the University of Rhode Island. 

Faculty who mentor junior investigators are encouraged to take advantage of this professional development opportunity. Participants will learn how to improve their relationships with mentees and become more effective mentors to investigators as they grow their research careers. 

Robotics Talk: Forrest Iandola, DeepScale

Thursday, January 24, 2019

12:00pm - 12:50pm

Humanity Centered Robotics Initiative

CIT Lubrano Conference Room

477

“How Autonomous Driving Challenges Computer Vision”

Forrest Iandola, DeepScale

Host: Stefanie Tellex/HCRI 

Scientific Machine Learning

Monday, January 28, 2019

9:00am

ICERM

121 South Main Street

11th Floor

The machine learning revolution is already having a significant impact across the social sciences and business but it is also beginning to change computational science and engineering in fundamental and very varied ways. We are experiencing the rise of new and simpler data driven methods based on techniques from machine learning such as deep learning.

Spring Career Fair at Brown

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

11:00am - 3:00pm

CareerLAB

Sayles Hall

All students are invited to CareerLAB’s general spring career fair to meet with employers from a variety of industries. Up to 40 employers will be on hand to discuss internship and full-time opportunities with Brown students. Please check Handshake for more information.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

5:00pm - 6:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center

Hazeltine Commons

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

School of Engineering Dissertation Defense

Thursday, January 31, 2019

11:00am - 2:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley

190

Ph.D. candidate Leah Nation will present her dissertation defense: “Structural, Mechanical, and Electrochemical Properties of High Energy Cathode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries”. The presiding officer will be Brian W. Sheldon. All are welcome.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

5:00pm - 6:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center

Hazeltine Commons

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