Brown University School of Engineering

Events that began in August, 2017

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, August 31, 2017 2:00pm - 5:00pm

PhD candidate Chun-Hao Chen will present his PhD thesis: "Phase Kinetics and Mechanical Characteristics of Sn Anodes in Li-ion Batteries". The presiding officer will be Professor Eric Chason.

Engineering Graduate Student Orientation

Thursday, August 31, 2017 9:30am - 1:00pm
Barus & Holley

School of Engineering Graduate Student Orientation for all new Masters and Ph.D. students

 

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Monday, August 28, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm

PhD candidate Xin Zhan will present his PhD thesis: "Energy-Efficiency Optimization Techniques for Computing Clusters: Exploiting the Heterogeneities". The presiding officer will be Professor Sherief Reda.

Functional Neurosurgery Meeting

Friday, August 25, 2017 8:10am - 5:30pm

Program Description This CME course is designed to provide a forum for the discussion and evaluation of new approaches for neurological disorders potentially treated using neurosurgical and neuromodulatory ...

Demystifying the PhD Experience

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 8:30am - 11:00am
108 Rhode Island Hall

Brown's IMSD Program will offer a 5-part training module on "Demystifying the PhD Experience" on August 22-25 (T-F), 8:30am- 11:00am in Room 108, Rhode Island Hall and August 28 (M), 5:00pm- 7:30pm ...

IRB Basics informational session

Monday, August 21, 2017 9:00am - 10:00am

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 ...

New Scientist Catalyst-Mosaic+ Summer 2017

Sunday, August 20, 2017 12:00am - Saturday, August 26, 2017 12:00am

The New Scientist Catalyst-Mosaic+ summer program is a uniquely blended academic and orientation program for newly admitted students from groups traditionally underrepresented in science, technology ...

Fulbright Fellowship Campus Deadline

Friday, August 18, 2017 5:00pm - 5:00pm
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The Dean of the College Office is pleased to announce the campus deadline for the Fulbright Fellowship. Current juniors and seniors must submit a complete application to UFunds, Brown´s online application system by Friday, August 18. UFunds will open on Monday, June 12. The Fulbright Scholarship supports one year of independent research, English Teaching, or graduate study in one of over 160 possible countries. For details about each particular Fulbright country program, consult the Fulbright website.

Victory Day

Monday, August 14, 2017 12:00am - 12:00am
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Victory Day holiday. No University exercises

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, August 10, 2017 10:00am - 1:00pm

PhD candidate Steven Ahn will present his PhD thesis: "Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide at homogeneous and Heterogeneous Electrocatalysts". The presiding officer will be Professor G. Tayhas Palmore.

Summer Research Symposium

Friday, August 04, 2017 11:00am - 1:00pm

Thu, August 3 - Humanities and Life Sciences Fri, August 4 - Physical Science, Social Science and Teams Each year, Brown showcases the research of nearly 200 undergraduates at our Summer Research Symposium. More than half of the student-researchers are UTRA recipients, while others receive funding from a variety of Brown-administered and national programs and fellowships. Presenters include Brown students as well as students from other schools who are conducting summer research at Brown.

Summer Research Symposium

Thursday, August 03, 2017 11:00am - 1:00pm

Thu, August 3 - Humanities and Life Science Fri, August 4 - Physical Science, Social Science and Teams Each year, Brown showcases the research of nearly 200 undergraduates at our Summer Research Symposium. More than half of the student-researchers are UTRA recipients, while others receive funding from a variety of Brown-administered and national programs and fellowships. Presenters include Brown students as well as students from other schools who are conducting summer research at Brown.