MAE GRADUATE SEMINARS 2005

2005 Spring Semester - Seminars

February 10, 2005 - Innovations in the Laser + GMAW Hybrid Welding Process by Dr. Dave F. Farson, Associate Professor, Ohio State University

March 10, 2005 - A Hyper-Surface for the Combined Rate and Size Effects on the Material by Properties Professor Zhen Chen, Associate Professor and C.W. LaPierre Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Missouri-Columbia

April 7, 2005 - The Computation of Massively Separated Flows Using Compressible Vorticity Confinement Methods by Dr. Bernard Grossman, Vice President, Education and Outreach, National Institute of Aerospace

April 14, 2005 - A Closer Look at GKN Aerospace by Mr. Doug Pfitzinger, Engineering Manager, GKN Aerospace

Distinguished Seminar:

April 19, 2005 - Complexity of Engineered, Natural, and Socio-Economic Political Systems by Dr. Nam P Suh, Ralph E. & Eloise F. Cross Professor, Director of the Park Center for Complex Systems, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

April 19, 2005 - Is There a Design Science?? by Dr. Nam P. Suh, Ralph E. & Eloise F. Cross Professor, Director of the Park Center for Complex Systems, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

April 21, 2005 - Polymer Composites as Tribo-materials by Dr. Jayashree Bijwe, Industrial Tribology Machine Dynamics and Maintenance Engineering Center, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India

May 5, 2005 - Transforming our Business with Integrated CAE and Testing by Nand Kochhar, Chief Engineer, Vehicle Attributes & CAE, Ford Motor Company

2005 Fall Semester - Seminars

September 8, 2005 - Nanocomposites and Aerospace Applications by Dr. Jennifer Chase Fielding, Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate

September 22, 2005 - Continuum-Based Design Sensitivity Analysis and Optimization of Springback in Stamping Process by Dr. K. K. Choi, Roy J. Carver Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa

October 6, 2005 - Laser-Assisted Directed Nanostructure Synthesis and Nanoparticle Processing by Dr. Costas P. Grigoropoulos, Department of Mechancial Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA

October 13, 2005 - Bio-Inspired Sensor Networks in Target Tracking, Recognition and Multisensor Fusion by Dr. Bijoy K. Ghosh, Director, Center for Biocybernetics and Intelligent Systems, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

November 17, 2005 - Virtual Reality: Engineering Applications, Promises and Challenges by Dr. Ming C. Leu, Keith and Pat Bailey Missouri Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Director, Intelligent Systems Center, Director, Center for Aerospace Manufacturing Technologies, University of Missouri-Rolla