Stanford Mechanics and Computation

Fall 2008 ME395 Seminar Series

Please use the signup links if you would like to meet with a seminar speaker during their visit. Faculty can add themselves to a time slot if they have an account or can email Shelley Cluff with their title, contact information, department, preferred meeting times and office location and she can confirm a timeslot for you.
Winter'08-09 Spring'08-09

Date Speaker Affiliation Title Location
10/2 Sean Palecek
University of Wisconsin - Madison Regulating Human Embryonic Stem Cell Self-Renewal and Differentiation by Mechanical and Chemical Cues Gates B12
10/23 Victor Barocas
University of Minnesota Dynamic Biomechanics Of The Aqueous Humor And Iris Gates B12
10/30 Carsten Hartmann
Freie University of Berlin Structure-preserving Model Reduction of Partially-observed Differential Equations Gates B12
11/13 Robert McMeeking
UC Santa Barbara The mechanics of the cytoskeleton and cell adhesions Gates B12
11/20 Jimmy Hsia
UIUC Mechanics of Surface Effects in Nanoscale Device-Making and Manufacturing Gates B12
12/4 Todd Thorsen
MIT Microfluidic Tools for Metabolomics Gates B12
  • attend all seminars for ME395 credit, you may substitute any other seminar once to make up a missed session, email Prof. Pruitt a summary with name/title of the speaker and makeup seminar and the most interesting thing you learned there. Seminars marked with * are special seminars in different locations. You may use the following link to add seminars and key academic dates to your google calendar.