Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

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

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.

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

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 College Orientation

Saturday, September 03, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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Beginning of College Orientation

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 ...

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).

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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) ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 20, 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.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 27, 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.

2016 John Howard Appleton Lecture (Prof. Thomas E. Mallouk '77)

Thursday, September 29, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

How Do You Make a Micro-Robot? Prof. Thomas E. Mallouk '77 Penn State Univ. Thurs., Sept. 29 | 4 - 5 PM | MacMillan 117 Engines and motors are everywhere in the modern world, but it is a challenge ...

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Presentation

Friday, September 30, 2016 11:00am - 1:00pm

PhD candidate Anil Usumezbas will present his PhD thesis: "Dense and Accurate Multiview Stereo Reconstruction Using Differential Geometry of Curves/Surfaces, Lofting and Occlusion Reasoning". The presiding ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 04, 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.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 11, 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.

Churchill Scholarship Campus Deadline

Monday, October 17, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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The Campus Deadline for the Churchill Scholarship is October 17 at 5:00PM. Are you an excellent and serious student of mathematics, engineering, and/or science? Are you a senior interested in spending ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 18, 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.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 25, 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.

Third Annual Keck Terahertz Symposium

Friday, October 28, 2016 8:00am - 4:00pm

This day-long workshop showcases Brown and Rice researchers and their plans for the three-year Center funded by the W. M. Keck Foundation. Invited guests include experts on terahertz systems and components ...

Brown University Superfund Research Program Seminar Series

Friday, October 28, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm
222 Richmond Street, Room 270

Dr. Laura Senier, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Health Sciences at Northeastern University, will be lecturing at the Superfund Research Program's Seminar Series at noon on Friday, October 28, 2016.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 01, 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.

Engineering Internship and Career Fair

Saturday, November 05, 2016 11:00am - 4:00pm

On Saturday, November 5, 2016, the School of Engineering will host its sixth annual internship and career fair from 11:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in Sayles Hall Auditorium. More than 250 students and over 25 companies are expected to attend.

End of the pre-registration period.

Tuesday, November 08, 2016 12:00am - 12:00am
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End of the pre-registration period.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 08, 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 ...

Dana M. Dourdeville Lecture on Engineering in Service to Society

Friday, November 11, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm

John O. Dabiri, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University, will present at the 2nd annual Dana M. Dourdeville Lecture on Engineering in Service to Society. Established in 2015, the Dourdeville Lecture series aims to bring high-profile speakers to campus whose career and impact embody the spirit of engineering in service to society. The speakers inspire students to see the engineering discipline as one having an impact on society that is both profound and transformative.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 9:00am - 10:00am

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 ...

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 ...