Brown University School of Engineering

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Students in the Lobby

Monday, December 05, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar

Monday, December 05, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Prof. Xanthippi Markenscoff, Distinguished Professor Solid Mechanics, Dept of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at the University of California, San Diego will present a talk entitled: "Self-Similarly Expanding Eshelby Inclusions". Abstract: In a seminal paper, Eshelby (1957) showed the constant interior stress property for an ellipsoidal inclusion with transformation strain. The Eshelby Tensor allows for the solution of inhomogeneous inclusions and inhomogeneities.

Extreme Gingerbread House Competition

Friday, December 02, 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Build an earthquake-resistant Gingerbread house to be tested on a shake table and judged by engineering professors. This is the 10th annual Gingerbread competition, sponsored by Brown's Society of Women Engineers. Email BrownUSWE@gmail.com to register with the name of team and members. Teams consist of 3-5 students and/or faculty. $5 per team.

Students in the Lobby

Thursday, December 01, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Seeing Myself In Science Lecture Series- Dr. Juanita Chinn

Thursday, December 01, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

The Seeing Myself in Science (SMISe) lecture series features scientists from diverse ethnicities and backgrounds with various perspectives, the 'New Scientists' of today. Hear Dr. Juanita Chinn, PhD ...

Biomedical Engineering Seminar

Thursday, December 01, 2016 9:00am - 10:00am

Andre Levchenko, John C. Malone Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Director of Yale Systems Biology Institute lecture is entitled: "From Bacteria to Neurons: How Architecture of Signaling Circuits Defines Cellular Decision Making". Abstract: All living cells have molecular networks dedicated to detection and processing of information contained in extracellular cues. The connectivity of these networks can display complex structural patterns, including feedback and feedforward loops.

Students in the Lobby

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Breakthrough (B-Lab) Info Session

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 7:30pm - 8:30pm

This summer intensive program enables students to develop high-impact ventures and provides critical resources, mentoring, networking, and a final venture showcase. Past teams have built ventures ranging ...

Students in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 29, 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 and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series, presents, Quentin Brosseau, Brown/NYU

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series Quentin Brosseau, Brown/NYU Tuesday, November 29, 2016 3:00 p.m. Barus & Holley, Room 190

Fluids at Brown Division of Applied Mathematics and School of Engineering

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Speaker: Quentin Brosseau, New York University Title: Electrohydrodynamics at interfaces

Students in the Lobby

Monday, November 28, 2016 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Thanksgiving Break

Thursday, November 24, 2016 12:00am - Sunday, November 27, 2016 12:00am
> No location for this event

Thanksgiving recess beginning Wednesday at noon.

Students in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 22, 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.

Students in the Lobby

Monday, November 21, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar

Monday, November 21, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Prof. Pablo D. Zavattieri, Lyles School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, will speak on "Architectured Materials Inspired by Nature: A Few Interesting Problems in Mechanics". Abstract: There is a strong demand for new paradigms of design and development of advanced high-performance structural materials with high specific strength, stiffness and toughness for new technological needs. Yet, most engineering materials have an inverse relation between these desired properties.

Seeing Myself in Science - Jelani Nelson, Harvard University

Monday, November 21, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us in greeting Dr. Nelson, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Harvard University. Science Center Main Room 315 3rd Floor ...

Electrical Sciences & Computer Engineering Seminar

Monday, November 21, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am

Dr. Todd P. Coleman, Associate Professor in Bioengineering at UCSD, will speak on "The Interplay between Data Science, Technology, and Health". Abstract: Dr. Coleman will discuss his research group’s efforts in developing flexible multi-functional flexible electronics and scalable inference tools to provide vulnerability profiles and decision support tools for improved interpretation of health and promotion of decision-making.

SRP Seminar: Nanotechnology to the Rescue

Friday, November 18, 2016 12:00pm - 12:01pm

November 18 we will be joined by Dr. Philip Demokritou, Director of the Harvard-NIEHS Nanosafety Research Center and Director of the Center for Nanotechnology and Nanotoxicology at Harvard University’s T. H. Chan School of Public Health, for this month’s SRP Seminar Series. Dr. Demokritou will speak about “Nanotechnology to the Rescue: A chemical free, antimicrobial platform using Engineered Water Nanostructures.” As always, this seminar is open to the public. Please join us Friday, November 18 at noon in Barus and Holley (184 Hope Street), Room 190.

Students in the Lobby

Thursday, November 17, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

How Race Matters in College Academic Performance

Thursday, November 17, 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Professor Douglas Massey, Princeton University CONTACT: Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion Phone: 401-863-2216 Institutional_Diversity@brown.ed

Entrepreneurial Stories, First-Generation + People of Color Alumni Panel

Thursday, November 17, 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm
> Location to be determined

As a part of National Entrepreneurship Month, join the First Generation College and Low-Income Student Center and the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship on November 17, as they host a panel ...

IMNI Distinguished Lecture: Professor David Mitzi, Duke University – “Solution Processing of High-Performance Solar Cells: Opportunities & Technological Challenges” – Hosted by Prof. Nitin Padture

Thursday, November 17, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

“Solution Processing of High-Performance Solar Cells: Opportunities & Technological Challenges” November 17, 2016 Barus & Holley, Rm 190 Coffee: 3:30 p.m. Lecture: 4:00 p.m. Reception: ...

Society of Women Engineers: Monthly Chat

Thursday, November 17, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm

SWE's Monthly Chat topic is: Finding Undergraduate Research Opportunities. Interested in research? Don't know what research is? Come hear about finding research opportunities at Brown while eating ...

Students in the Lobby

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Summer research! UTRA info session Wed, 11/16/2016 at Sal 001

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Spend your summer working closely with a Brown faculty member on a research or course development project in the humanities, arts, or sciences. Attend an info session to learn more about summer and ...

Entrepreneurship, with Michael Granoff

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Michael Granoff is coming speak about entrepreneurship and Maniv Mobility's work with automotive technology entrepreneurs in Israel. Maniv Mobility is his investment company that aims to "expedite ...