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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.

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Friday, August 26, 2016 9:30am - 11:30am

PhD candidate Jing Feng will present her PhD thesis: "Plasmonic Interferometry: A New Approach Toward Highly-Sensitive Multispectral Biochemical Detection". The presiding officer will be Professor ...

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation

Thursday, August 18, 2016 10:00am - 12:00pm

PhD candidate Susan Herringer will present her PhD thesis: "Archaeometallurgical Investigations of Copper Alloy Artifacts and Copper Smelting: Studies Utilizing Neutron Methods and Thermodynamic Modeling" ...

"Global Entry" - Export Control Brown Bag (4-part series)

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Brown's Office of Research Integrity (ORI) is hosting a 4-part Brown Bag series on "Export Controls at the University". Export Controls are federal government laws and regulations, and can affect anyone ...

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
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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