Brown University School of Engineering

Events Archive

BME Info Session

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 6:15pm - 7:15pm

An info session on Biomedical Engineering

ENGN DUG Networking with Citrix

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 4:15pm - 5:15pm

ENGN DUG is hosting its first ever networking session this September 28th from 4:15-5:15p with Citrix. They are looking to hire interns and full time employees in engineering, sales and consulting for 2017! A representative will present some information about their recruiting process and then spend the rest of the hour chatting with prospective applicants. AS ALWAYS... there will be food. :) Looking forward to seeing you there.

CareerLAB: CVs and Cover Letters (Sciences)

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Join us for this workshop in our Academic Job Search series on Wednesday, September 28th from 12-1:30 p.m. as we cover the essentials of developing targeted and effective CVs and cover letters for ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley 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.

Fluids at Brown in a joint series with Fluids and Thermal Sciences, presents, Aditya Khair, Carnegie Mellon University

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series TUESDAY – September 27, 2016 11:00 AM Barus & Holley, Room 190 Prof. Aditya ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar

Monday, September 26, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Dr. Liping Liu, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and the Department of Mathematics of Rutgers University will present: “Relaxation, Deformation and Thermal Fluctuation of a Quasi-Spherical ...

Coffee Break Science: Communicating Science to Society

Saturday, September 24, 2016 9:30am - 4:30pm
Smith-Buonanno 106

Friedman Family Lecture Symposium. Coffee Break Science: Communicating Science to Society. Saturday September 24th, 9:30 am-4:30 pm., Smith-Buonanno Hall 106, 95 Cushing Street. For more info - http://www.brown.edu/Departments/CLPS/events/special-event-communicating-science-society

Roboticist and inventor Simone Giertz visits Brown!

Friday, September 23, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Known worldwide as the “Queen of Sh***y Robots”, Simone Giertz - inventor and renowned comedic YouTuber - is giving a talk at Brown for the Humanity Centered Robotics Initiative, co-sponsored by the Department of Modern Culture and Media. In 2015, Simone built her first robot, the toothbrush helmet, and has since built an audience following her many more crazy robotic inventions, including the automatic lipstick machine and the wake-up machine. Simone mashes science and humor to explore why it’s critical to build useless things. RSVP’s required through Eventbrite.

Citrix Systems information session

Friday, September 23, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Meet with our management team to learn about our one-year Leadership Development Program that provides a training platform to become a successful Technical Consultant or Sales Engineer at Citrix. ...

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am

PhD candidate Daniel Alejandro Moreno will present his PhD thesis: "Structured Light 3D Scanning Technologies". The presiding officer will be Professor Gabriel Taubin.

A Public Lecture: Philip Warburg - “From the Sidelines to Center-Stage: Opportunities and Challenges Facing Solar Power in America”

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

“From the Sidelines to Center-Stage: Opportunities and Challenges Facing Solar Power in America” September 21, 2016 MacMillan Hall, RM 117 Coffee: 3:30 p.m. Lecture: 4:00 p.m. Reception: ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley 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.

Fluids at Brown in a joint series with Fluids and Thermal Sciences presents Alberto Aliseda, University of Wasington

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series TUESDAY – September 20, 2016 11:00 AM Barus & Holley, Room 190 Alberto ...

Probability Seminar, Sanjay Ramassamy, presents "Barak-Erdös graphs and the infinite-bin model"

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm

Probability Seminar Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:00 a.m. Room 110, 182 George Street Sanjay Ramassamy, Brown University Title: Barak-Erdös graphs and the infinite-bin model

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Engineering Seminar

Monday, September 19, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Prof. Blaise Bourdin of Louisiana State University will be presenting a seminar: “Variational Phase-Field Models of Damage and Fracture” Abstract: Since their inception in the mid-90's as regularization ...

Mechanics of Materials Across Nano to Geological Time and Length Scales Symposium

Friday, September 16, 2016 8:00am - Saturday, September 17, 2016 8:00pm

The Symposium on "Mechanics of Materials Across Nano to Geological Time and Length Scales" will celebrate the technical contributions of Professor Ares J. Rosakis (California Institute of Technology) on the occasion of his 60th birthday. The symposium brings together distinguished engineers and scientists from multiple disciplines for a vibrant discussion of the research frontiers in the respective fields. Throughout his distinguished career, Ares has been a much admired teacher, a mentor and a friend to all who worked with him.

Engineering Seminar

Thursday, September 15, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Rune Christensen, PhD Candidate, DTU Energy (Department of Energy Conversion and Storage, Technical University of Denmark) will present, "Error identification in DFT for sustainable energy technologies" ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Engineering Seminar

Thursday, September 15, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Dr. Narasimhan Ramarathinam of the Indian Institute of Science will be presenting the seminar: "Cavitation Induced Failure in Brittle Bulk Metallic Glasses" ABSTRACT: Bulk Metallic Glasses (BMGs) have ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley 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.

The International Space Station and the Future of Humans in Space

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Mike Genest "The International Space Station and the Future of Humans in Space" NOON, Tuesday, September 13, 2016 MM115 *There will be a Q&A session at 4PM in Lincoln Field 105 Please contact Tess ...

Superfund Research Program Seminar Series

Friday, September 09, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The 2016-2017 Brown University Superfund Research Program Seminar Series kicks off at noon, on Friday, September 9, with Dr. Joel Pedersen, professor in the College of Engineering at University of Wisconsin – Madison. Dr. Pedersen will discuss "Insights into Nanoparticle Interaction with Cell Surfaces from Model Systems." This seminar is open to the public.

Engineering Seminar

Thursday, September 08, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm

"Soft, Stretchable, and Reconfigurable Materials for Electronics and Actuators" by Professor Michael Dickey, NC State University. This talk will describe research group efforts to control the shape ...

Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday, September 07, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Tuesday, September 06, 2016 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tuesday, September 6; 10 am – 1 pm Sayles Hall New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown features a hands-on workshop to help prepare graduate TAs for the first days of class, provides the opportunity ...

Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. Registration of new students for the first semester (7:00 pm to midnight)

Tuesday, September 06, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. Registration of new students for the first semester (7:00 pm to midnight).

First-Gen@Brown Orientation Panel

Saturday, September 03, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center, Petteruti Lounge, 201

A panel of faculty, staff, and students who are the first-generation in their family to go to college will discuss strategies for how first-gen students and their families can navigate the Brown experience ...

Beginning of College Orientation

Saturday, September 03, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Beginning of College Orientation

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Friday, September 02, 2016 2:00pm - 4:00pm

PhD candidate Sarthak Khanal will present his PhD thesis: "A Real-Time Large-Aperture Microphone-Array System: Implementation Strategies and Three Algorithms-Position Calibration, Talker Localization ...

Beginning of Graduate School Orientation

Friday, September 02, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Beginning of Graduate School Orientation

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 3:00pm - 5:00pm

PhD candidate Joon Sik Park will present his PhD thesis: "Nanoscale Measurement of Flow Near a Contact Line". The presiding officer will be Professor Kenneth Breuer.