Brown University School of Engineering

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Summer Session ends

Friday, August 12, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Summer Session ends

Victory Day

Monday, August 08, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Victory Day holiday. No University exercises

Summer Research Symposium

Friday, August 05, 2016 11:00am - 1:00pm

The 2016 Summer Research Symposium sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, will be held on Thursday, August 4 and Friday, August 5 from 11:00am – 1:00pm in Sayles Hall. Undergraduate ...

Summer Research Symposium

Thursday, August 04, 2016 11:00am - 1:00pm

The 2016 Summer Research Symposium sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, will be held on Thursday, August 4 and Friday, August 5 from 11:00am – 1:00pm in Sayles Hall. Undergraduate ...

Scientific Writing: Key Principles

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 8:00am - 10:00am

Brown's Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) program will offer a 3-part training module on scientific writing, August 2, 3 & 4 (T-W-Th) from 9-11am in Smith-Buonanno Hall, Room 101 ...

Computer Engineering Seminar: Time Frequency Array Signal Processing: A Synergistic Relationship between Time Frequency Methods and Sensor Array Processing

Friday, July 22, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm

Professor Adel Belouchrani, Ecole Nationale Polytechnique, Algiers, Algeria. Abstract: Conventional time-frequency analysis methods were recently extended to data arrays, and there is the potential ...

Summer Session begins

Monday, June 27, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Summer Session begins

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, June 16, 2016 10:00pm - Friday, June 17, 2016 12:00am

PhD candidate Kapil Dev will present his PhD thesis: "New Techniques for power-Efficient CPU-GPU Processors". The presiding officer will be Professor Sherief Reda.

2016 FEAST Summer Institute

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 8:30am - Thursday, June 16, 2016 4:30pm
>> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details

The Forum for Entrepreneurship Analytics, Scholarship and Thought (FEAST) is pleased to announce the 2nd annual FEAST Summer Institute, June 15 - June 16, at the Whispering Pines Conference Center ...

Electrical Sciences and Computer Engineering (ESCE) Seminar

Friday, June 10, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm

Direct Look at Charge, Lattice and Spin Dynamics in Solids with Ultrafast Terahertz Spectroscopy Dr. Dmitry Turchinovich, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Germany Abstract: Ultrafast terahertz ...

Commencement

Sunday, May 29, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Commencement

Back to Brown Engineering Alumni Reception

Friday, May 27, 2016 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Back to Brown Engineering Alumni Reception in the Barus and Holley lobby. All engineering alumni who are coming back to campus for commencement are invited to join us to reconnect with fellow engineering ...

Scientific Computing Seminar: Ioannis Kevrekidis - Mathematics for Data-driven Modeling - The Science of Crystal Balls

Friday, May 27, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm
Applied Mathematics Building, Room 108

Ioannis Kevrekidis CBE, PACM and Mathematics Princeton University Princeton, NJ Mathematics for Data-driven Modeling - The Science of Crystal Balls In mathematical modeling one typically progresses ...

Reunion Weekend: May 27-29, 2016

Friday, May 27, 2016 12:00am - Sunday, May 29, 2016 12:00am
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Classes ending in 6 and 1, come back to campus this Memorial Day weekend to celebrate your lifelong connection to Brown! See what's new on campus, dance the night away at Campus Dance, attend thought-provoking ...

Chemical Engineering Seminar: Toward Predictive Reacting Flow Simulations for Cleaner Energy Conversion

Thursday, May 26, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am

Toward Predictive Reacting Flow Simulations for Cleaner Energy Conversion by Dr. Luwi Oluwole, Ansys, Inc. Combustion continues to play an important role in energy conversion. It is now widely recognized ...

The Topping Off of the New Engineering Research Building

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 10:30am - 12:00pm

Brown University invites students, faculty, staff and the community to celebrate the Topping Off of the New Engineering Research Building. The ceremony will take place at the construction site located ...

Scientific Computing Seminar - Pierre Lermusiaux, MIT

Friday, May 13, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm
Applied Mathematics Building, Room 108

P.F.J. Lermusiaux and the MSEAS group Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA Bayesian Inference of High-Dimensional Dynamical Models We develop and illustrate a dynamics-based Bayesian ...

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, May 12, 2016 3:00pm - 5:00pm

PhD candidate Jacob Komar will present his PhD thesis: "Toward a Mobile Computing Platform for Neural Signal Processing". The presiding officers will be Professor Arto Nurmikko and Professor John D ...

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, May 12, 2016 2:00pm - 4:00pm

PhD candidate Yuanyuan Zhou will present his PhD thesis: "Solution Crystallization, Microstructual Characterization and Photovoltaic Performance of Lead Trihalide Perovskites". The presiding officer ...

Final Examination Period (No exams on Sunday May 15)

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:00am - Friday, May 20, 2016 12:00am
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Final Examination Period. (No exams on Sunday May 15).

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, May 10, 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.

Civil Engineering Capstone Project Presentation

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 10:00am - 11:30am
Barus & Holley, Room 190

The Civil Engineering Capstone Project Presentation will take place  in BH 190 on Tuesday, May 10 at 10 a.m. Presenters include Eric Blood, Chris Edwards, Maria Maddox, Julia Stemmer and Brian Williams.

Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period. Last day to drop a course (5:00 p.m. deadline) or to request an incomplete from an instructor. Last day for advisors to approve second or third concentrations in ASK for students in their penulti

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period. Last day to drop a course (5:00 p.m. deadline) or to request an incomplete from an instructor. Last day for advisors to approve second or ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series: "Hidden in Plain Sight: Rethinking Battery Design Based on Material Tendencies and Coupled Behaviors"

Monday, May 09, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series: “Hidden in Plain Sight: Rethinking Battery Design Based on Material Tendencies and Coupled Behaviors”, presented by Dr. Dan Steingart, Princeton University Abstract:Endeavors in electrochemical energy storage are industrial masochism for the same reason they are academic hedonism: a mechanical domains. Despite these couplings, most treatments of batteries in the academic literature emphasize material challenges and opportunities as opposed to systematic interactions.

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Monday, May 09, 2016 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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PhD candidate Onur Can Ulusel will present his PhD thesis: "Design-Space Exploration of Embedded Hardware Accelerators for Image Processing Applications". The presiding officer will be Professor R ...

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Friday, May 06, 2016 11:00am - 1:00pm

PhD candidate Dimitra Papagiannopoulou will present her PhD thesis: "Improving Performance, Energy-Efficiency and Error-Resilience of Multicore Embedded Systems through Speculative Synchronization ...

IMNI Distinguished Lecture: Nicholas L. Abbott - “Sharing the Strain: Bacteria and Molecular Assemblies Dispersed in Chromonic Liquid Crystals” - Hosted By: Thomas Powers

Thursday, May 05, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

“Sharing the Strain: Bacteria and Molecular Assemblies Dispersed in Chromonic Liquid Crystals” May 5, 2016 Barus & Holley, RM 190 Reception: 3:30 p.m. Lecture: 4:00 p.m. Nicholas L. Abbott, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering Abstract: Chromonic liquid crystals (LCs) are promising materials for interfacing with biological systems because they are compatible with a wide range of mammalian and bacterial cells as well as vesicular assemblies formed from lipids and proteins.

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, May 05, 2016 1:30pm - 3:30pm

PhD candidate Xiaoxue Li will present her PhD thesis: "Real-Time Speech-Separation Algorithms Using a Microphone Array for Simultaneous Competing Sources with Known Locations". The presiding officer ...

Electrical Science and Computer Engineering Seminar: Generating Formal Behavioral Descriptions from Natural Language Statements

Thursday, May 05, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm

Generating Formal Behavioral Descriptions from Natural Language Statements, presented by Ian Harris, University of California, Irvine Abstract: The problem of automatically verifying the correctness ...

Design Roundtable: What We Mean When We Say Critical Design

Wednesday, May 04, 2016 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Critical Design, Speculative Design, Futures Design—what do these mean? In this roundtable, we will break these buzzwords down into their meaningful components and reflect on the state of the field ...