2007 Spring Semester - Seminars

January 25, 2007 - Collaborating to Advance Leading-Edge Technology by Henry Watson; Vice President, SCRA; Director, Applied Research and Development Institute (ARDI) Anderson, SC

March 1, 2007 - Simulation-Based Design of Complex Multilevel Systems by Farrokh Mistree; Professor and Associate Chair, Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology, Savannah, GA

April 12, 2007 -  Morphing Wings: From Concept to Reality b y Dr. Jayanth N. Kudva; President, NextGen Aeronautics, Inc.,Torrance, CA

May 3, 2007 - The Role of Interior Acoustics in General Aviation Industry by Dr. Indranil Dandaroy; Principal Engineer – Acoustics, Hawker Beechcraft Corporation, Wichita, KS


2007 Fall Semester - Seminars

September 27, 2007 - Challenge and Promise of Functionally Graded Materials by Dr. Victor Birman; Professor and Director, UMR Engineering Education Center, St. Louis, MO

October 11, 2007 - Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering and Biomanufacturing - A New Paradigm for Biomechanical Engineering  by Dr. Wei Sun; Professor and Director, Laboratory for Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

November 8, 2007 - Finite Element Engineering Analysis using Adaptive Refinement Techniques by Dr. Gadyam S. Palani; Senior Assistant Director, Structural Engineering Research Centre (SERC), Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Chennai, India