Brown University School of Engineering

Events

School of Engineering Dissertation Defense

Friday, February 28, 2020

8:00am - 11:00am

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Ph.D. candidate Yue Liu will present his dissertation defense: “Mechanics of Biological Materials, Structures and Tissues at Multiple Scales.”
The presiding officer will be Professor Huajian Gao. All are welcome to attend.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

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.

Info Session: Engineering and the Engaged Scholarship Program

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

12:00pm - 1:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, 125

Are you interested in joining, or already a member of, the Engaged Scholars Program at Brown? The Engaged Scholars Program (ESP) is a university-wide initiative in which students and faculty integrate teaching, research, and practice to benefit the world beyond Brown.

For Sophomores, April 1 is also the deadline for applying to the Engaged Scholarship Program.

Engineering Seminar: Biomedical Engineering

Thursday, March 5, 2020

9:00am - 10:00am

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, 125

Claude Clément, Founding CTO (emeritus) WYSS Center for Bio and Neuro Engineering Geneva, will present a talk: “Status and Challenges of Implantable Medical Electronics.”

Engineering Seminar: Biomedical Engineering

Thursday, March 5, 2020

11:00am - 12:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Stefanie Sydlik, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, will present a talk: “Polymers and Functional Graphenic Materials as Stem Cell Instructive Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration.”

Future of Sustainable Investing Conference (FSICon)

Friday, March 6, 2020 - Wednesday, December 31, 1969

All Day

Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship

The Future of Sustainable Investing is a premier conference in which attendees will drive critical conversations regarding the role of our financial systems, both domestically and internationally, in addressing 21st century concerns. For students, it will be an exclusive opportunity to sit side by side and work with industry professionals and academics to decide what the future of sustainable investing, and business more broadly, should look like.

Engineering Seminar: Biomedical Engineering

Thursday, March 12, 2020

11:00am - 12:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Gregory A. Cooksey, Microsystems and Nanotechnology Division at NIST, will present a talk: “Measurements in Flow: Improving Cytometry and Flow Metrology in Optofluidic Devices.”