Current Seminars 2019

Current Seminars 2019

September

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Guillame Durey, Brown University

Title: Stripes, fingers and skyrmions: taming cholesteric liquid crystal shells under perpendicular anchoring

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
9:30 AM
170 Hope Street, Room 108

Fujihiro Hamba, Institue of Industrial Sciences, The University of Tokyo

Title: Nonlocal eddy diffusivity and viscosity in turbulent shear flow

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Thursday, September 26, 2019
2:00 PM
ERC, Room 125

 


 

Yantao Yang, Peking University

Title: Double diffusice convection and theromhaline staircase

Abstract

October

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
2:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Neda Nazemifard, University of Alberta, Canada 

Title: Application of Micro/Nanofluidics in Energy

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

 

Yong Lin Kong,  University of Utah

Title: Multiscale additive manufacturing of fractional electonics and biomedical devices

Abstract

 

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Perry Ellis, Harvard University 

Title: Active nematics on a toroid: exploring the interactions between order, curvature, and activity

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

 

Yunxing Su, Brown University

Title: Hydrokinetic renewable energy harvesting using oscillating hydrofoils

Abstract

 

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

 

Jose Luis CordovaMohawk Innovative Technology

Title: Development of Supercritical CO2 Turbomachinery for Power Generation Application Advantages and Technological Challenges

Abstract

 

 

November

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Jeff Guasto, Tufts University

Title: Transport, topology, and taxis:Bacterial motility in porous media flows

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Jie Feng, University of Illinois 

Title: Manipulating Soft Materials with Interfacial Dynamics: from Bubble Bursting to Nanoparticle Denaturation

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Arshad Kudrolli,  Clark University

Title: Dynamics of Aquatic Worms and Soft Robots in Soft Sediments

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and 
Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
9:30 AM
170 Hope St, Room 108

Marco Ellero, Basque Center for Applied Mathematics

Title: Modeling complex suspensions with particle methods

Abstract

December