Seminars

Seminars 

January 
February

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Damien Parrello, McMaster University

Title: Compact representation of multidimensional data sets.

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 10, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Sujit Data, Cal Tech

Soft materials in complex environments:  From porous rocks to the gut

Abstract

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER 

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Monday, February 13, 2017
9:00 a.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Eva Kanso, Univ. Southern California

Confined Swimmers and Autonomous Flyers

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
3:00 pm
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Bhargav Rallabandi, Princeton University

Complex Flows from Microfluidics to Geophysics

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Thursday, February 16, 2017
10:30 a.m.
Applied Math, 170 Hope St. Room 108

Daniel M. Harris, Univ. North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Digital and Continuous microfluids: transport and manipulation on a small scale

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
3:00 pm
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Sophie Ramananarivo, UC San Diego

Handling flows, the science of flying.

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Thursday, February 23, 2017
1:00 pm
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Zhong Zheng, University of Cambridge, UK

Reduced-order transport models for energy and the environment

Abstract

March
April

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Minjun Kim, SMU

Title: Finding Bacteria: The Bad, The Good, and The Better

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Jeff Morris, CUNY City College of New York

Title: Exploring Complex Colloidal Dispersions By Numerical Simulation

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Emmanuel Virot, Harvard University, School of Engineering and Applied Science

Title: Physics of Chewing

Abstract

May

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Greg Bewley, Cornell University

Title: Observations of extreme events in turbulence

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Mingming Wu, Cornell University

Title: Biophysical force regulation in cell migration

Abstract