Brown University School of Engineering

Events

IMSD Training Module: Creating a Science-Based Web Presence

Thursday, August 1, 2019

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Brown IMSD

85 Waterman Street (formerly BERT), 015

This 3-part training module will meet on August 1, 8, & 15 (Th) 3pm- 5pm, at 85 Waterman Street (formerly BERT), Room 015. This module aims to teach best practices for professional vs. personal social media, use social media and website platforms as a scientist, and discuss researcher recognition and tools for measuring impact.

In this session, Noel Rubinton, Research Communication Specialist, discusses best practices for personal vs. professional social media and building your online brand. 

Register here: https://forms.gle/gyaJCJRhghc1xMp46

School of Engineering Dissertation Defense

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

2:00pm - 4:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Ph.D. candidate Lindsay Kuhn will present her dissertation defense: “Conduction Mechanisms and Dielectric Phenomenology of Sodium Potassium Niobate-Based Thin Films on Flexible Substrates.” The presiding officer will be Professor Angus Kingon. All are welcome to attend this presentation.

IMSD Training Module: Creating a Science-Based Web Presence

Thursday, August 8, 2019

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Brown IMSD

85 Waterman St (formerly BERT), 015

This 3-part training module will meet on August 1, 8, & 15 (Th) 3pm- 5pm, at 85 Waterman Street (formerly BERT), Room 015. This module aims to teach best practices for professional vs. personal social media, use social media and website platforms as a scientist, and discuss researcher recognition and tools for measuring impact.

In this session, Brandon Ogbunu, Professor in EEB, will share types, tips, and strategies for using web platforms for communicating your science.

Register here: https://forms.gle/wEUzWpUq5j4ECaaHA

School of Engineering Dissertation Defense

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

3:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Ph.D. candidate Wei Zhang will present his dissertation defense: “Applications of Terahertz Radiation in the Study of Photonic Phenomena and Pressure-Dependent Material Properties.” The presiding officer will be Professor Daniel Mittleman. All are welcome to attend.

School of Engineering Dissertation Defense

Thursday, August 15, 2019

10:00am - 1:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Ph.D. candidate Alexander Landauer will present his dissertation defense: “Elastic Foam Characterization for Rate-Dependent Nonlinear Material Model Development.” The presiding officer will be Professor Christian Franck. All are welcome to attend.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - Wednesday, December 31, 1969

All Day

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the Hazeltine Commons of the Engineering Research Center 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.