Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Guest Lecture: Yogesh Surendranath from MIT

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Mechanistic Insights into Electrocatalytic Fuel Formation & Combustion" - Yogesh Surendranath from MIT -- Wednesday, August 6th 2014; Noon; Barus & Holley 190 Hosted by: The Center for the Capture and Conversion of CO2 Abstract: The widespread utilization of renewable energy will require energy dense and cost-effective methods for its storage and recovery. This challenge could be met by pairing electrolytic reduction of carbon dioxide to liquid fuels with subsequent recombination of the fuel and O2 in a fuel cell.

Guest Lecture: Dr. Eric Stach from Brookhaven National Laboratory

Thursday, August 07, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Characterization of working catalysts with advanced electron microscopy methods” Eric Stach - Thursday, August 7th 2014; Noon; Barus & Holley 190 Brookhaven National Laboratory Hosted by: The Center for the Capture and Conversion of CO2 Abstract: The field of electron microscopy has seen dramatic advances in the past decade, with the development of advanced electron optics such as aberration-correctors and source monchromators, new detector modalities and advances in sample manipulation and probing.

Graduate Student Research Series

Thursday, August 07, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
>> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details

Graduate Student Research Series Make an impression… ‘If I had only sixty seconds on stage, what would I absolutely have to say to get my message across?” Present your research in 3-5 minutes ...

Summer Research Symposium

Friday, August 08, 2014 11:00am - 1:00pm

The 2014 Summer Research Symposium, sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, will be held two days, August 7 and August 8, from 11:00am to 1:00pm at Sayles Hall. Undergraduate research and curricular projects conducted throughout this summer will be on display for review and questions. Research in the Life Sciences and Humanities will be presented on Thursday, August 7, while those covering Physical and Social Sciences will be presented on Friday, August 8. All are welcome!

Victory Day

Monday, August 11, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Victory Day holiday. No University exercises

Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. Registration of new students for the first semester (7:00 pm to midnight)

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. Registration of new students for the first semester (7:00 pm to midnight).

New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 9:00am - 12:00pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

Tuesday, September 2 9am-noon Sayles Hall This orientation for new graduate TAs features a choice of interactive workshops on Teaching for the First Time at Brown, Interactive Classrooms, and Grading & Rubrics and a discussion of your roles and responsibilities with faculty and experienced TAs over pizza. Co-sponsored by the Graduate School & Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning. Registration will open July 1st at http://brown.edu/sheridan.

Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Activities Fair 2014

Thursday, September 04, 2014 7:00am - 10:00am
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Charles River Analytics Resume/Interview Preparation for Technology Students

Monday, September 08, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join Charles River Analytics and Brown Alumni at a special event focusing on resume reviews, interview preparation, and more! Since 1983, Charles River Analytics has been applying computational intelligence ...