Seminars 2016

 Seminars 2016

November

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Lydia Bourouiba, MIT

Title:  Droplets and multiphase flows for understanding disease transmission

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Ehud Yariv, Technion

Title: Drop electrohydrodynamics under strong electric fields: Three singular limits

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Quentin Brosseau, Brown/NYU

Title: Electrohydrodynamics at interfaces

Abstract

December

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Robert Deegan, University of Michigan

Title: Wet drop impact

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

George Lykotrafitis, UConn

Title: Micromechanics of the normal and defective red blood cell

Abstract

Spring 2016

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Xiang Cheng, University of Minnesota

Title: Impact Response of Grannula maaterials: From the Origin of the University to Catastrophic Asteriod Strikes

Abstract

 

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Alexey Snezhko, Argonne National Laboratory


Title: Active Magnetic Colloids: Emergent Dynamics and Self-assembly

Abstract 

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Rob Wood, Harvard University

Title: Progress on Insect-inspired Robots

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

David Saintillan, University of California, San Diego


Title: Nonlinear Electrohydrodynamics of Particles and Drops in Strong Electric Fields

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Aline Cotel, University of Michigan


Title: Liviing in a Turbulent World - A New Conceptual Framework for Flow-fish Interactions

Abstract

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Barus & Holley, Room 190 

Eugenia Kharlampieva, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Title: Bio-inspired Nano- and Microcapsules for Controlled Drug Delivery

Abstract