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Research Ethics

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Professor Breuer will discuss good and bad practices in research and will provide advice on how to deal with challenges that may arise in a research setting. The Science Center Workshops are sponsored ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 11:00am - 12:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Campus Dance

Friday, May 25, 2012 9:00pm - Saturday, May 26, 2012 1:00am

One of Brown’s best-loved Reunion Weekend traditions, the Campus Dance brings more than 11,000 people to campus to dance the night away under a sky lit with hundreds of paper lanterns. The evening ...

Engineering Alumni Reception

Friday, May 25, 2012 4:30pm - 6:00pm

All engineering alumni on campus for Reunion or Commencement celebrations are invited to reconnect with your Brown engineering community over wine, beer and cheese.

MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown Universit

Monday, May 21, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown University Creating Economic Value from Univeristy Science: What is the Role of Faculty? May 21, 2012 2:00 PM to May 21, 2012 3:00 PM Room ...

An Editor’s Perspective on Scientific Publishing

Tuesday, May 15, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

An Editor’s Perspective on Scientific Publishing Tuesday, May 15, Noon Eddy Auditorium Room 291, BioMed Center Dr. Laura Zahn, Senior Editor, Science Dr. Zahn attended Smith College in Northampton ...

MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown University

Monday, May 14, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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MPS Distiguished Lecture: Professor Angus Kingon, Brown University Creating Economic Value from Univeristy Science: What is the Role of Faculty? May 21, 2012 2:00 PM to May 21, 2012 3:00 PM Room ...

Fluids Seminar: Free Heme and HbS Polymerization

Tuesday, May 08, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Prof. Peter G. Vekilov Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Department of Chemistry, University of Houston Free Heme and HbS Polymerization Sickle cell anemia is a deadly inherited ...

The Human Gut Microbiome in Health and Ulcerative Colitis

Tuesday, May 08, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Human Gut Microbiome in Health and Ulcerative Colitis Presented by Dr. Susan Huse Josephine Bay Paul Center Marine Biological Laboratory Woods Hole, MA Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an inflammatory ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Peeling adhesive tape: A case study for understanding the effective properties of heterogenous materials” Kaushik Bhattacharya

Monday, May 07, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BROWN UNIVERSITY Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Peeling adhesive tape: A case study for understanding the effective properties of heterogenous materials” Kaushik Bhattacharya Department ...

“Electronics and Photonics Seminar” Phase-change memory and electrothermal effects

Monday, May 07, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Division of Engineering “Electronics and Photonics Seminar” Phase-change memory and electrothermal effects Prof. Ali Gokirmak Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Connecticut ...

Lantern Festival and Reception

Friday, May 04, 2012 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts

Lantern Festival and Reception 8:00 PM May 4, 2012 Granoff Center for the Creative Arts 154 Angell Street Please join us for a special one night only Lantern Festival on May 4. In conjunction with ...

Superfund Research Program:Seminar

Friday, May 04, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Early Environmental Influences on Child Health and Development: An Update on the National Children's Study," presented by Dr. Stephen Buka, Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology, Public ...

Prof. Claudio Rosito Jung Institute of Informatics-Overview of Research in Image Processing and Computer Vision at UFRGS

Tuesday, May 01, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

School of Engineering BROWN UNIVERSITY Prof. Claudio Rosito Jung Institute of Informatics Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at noon Room: ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Role of Grain-Boundary Complexions (Equilibrium Interface-Stabilized Phases) in Mechanical Failure”

Monday, April 30, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BROWN UNIVERSITY Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Role of Grain-Boundary Complexions (Equilibrium Interface-Stabilized Phases) in Mechanical Failure” Martin P. Harmer Department ...

“Fundamentals of Functional Electrical Stimulation”

Thursday, April 26, 2012 1:00pm - 2:20pm

Brown University School of Engineering, Center for Biomedical Engineering, Laboratory for Restorative Neurotechnology, and Brown Institute for Brain Science NeuroEngineering 1220 “Master Class” ...

Fluids Seminar: To Bounce or Not to Bounce: Impact of a Viscoelastic Drop on Dry, Textured Surface

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Vivek Sharma Hatsopoulos Microfluids Laboratory Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139 To Bounce or Not to Bounce: Impact of a Viscoelastic Drop on Dry, Textured Surface ...

Gender-bending plasticizers – the mechanism of action and cumulative effects of phthalates to alter male reproductive development

Thursday, April 19, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ship St. Square

CHILDREN'S ENVIRONMENTAL HEATLH SEMINAR Gender-bending plasticizers – the mechanism of action and cumulative effects of phthalates to alter male reproductive development Presented by Dr. Kembra ...

Prof. Andrew J. Putnam: Matrix, Mechanics, and Morphogenesis

Thursday, April 19, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Prof. Andrew J. Putnam from University of Michigan's dept. of Biomedical Engineering will be giving a seminar titled "Matrix, Mechanics, and Morphogenesis" on April 19th, 2012 at 12:00 PM in Eddy Auditorium ...

Enhancing Innovation and Entrepreneurship within the Enterprise

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm
200 Dyer Street, Room 101

Brown Bag Lunch: Bring your lunch. Water, fruit, and cookies will be provided. Presented by Angus Kingon, School of Engineering, Brown University Dr. Angus Kingon is a Professor of Engineering and ...

Brown SACNAS Writing Workshop for Research

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 8:15pm - 9:00pm

The SACNAS organization (Society for Advancement of Hispanics, Chicanos and Native Americans in Science) will be hosting a meeting this Tuesday, April 17th to discuss applying for travel awards to ...

IMNI Seminar Series: Professor Petr Kral, University of Illinois at Chicago

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 4:30pm - 5:30pm

We welcome Professor Petr Kral from the University of Illinois at Chicago as a guest speaker this afternoon. Barus and Holley, Room 190 4:30 - 5:30 pm Talk entitled, "Functionalized Nanocarbons: ...

Fluids Seminar: Microscopic Filter Feeders near Boundaries: Feeding Restrictions and Strategies Due to Eddies

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Rachel Pepper, Ph.D. Miller Institute Research Fellow Depts. of Integrative Biology and Civil and Environmental Engineering UC Berkeley Microscopic Filter Feeders near Boundaries: Feeding Restrictions ...

NeuroEngineering 1220 “Master Class” Neurologic Devices: Novel Idea to Product Launch

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 1:00pm - 2:20pm

Brown University School of Engineering, Center for Biomedical Engineering, Laboratory for Restorative Neurotechnology, and Brown Institute for Brain Science NeuroEngineering 1220 “Master Class” ...

Postdoc Career Panel

Thursday, April 12, 2012 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Postdoc Career Panel Date: April 12, 2012 Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm: Humanities & Social Sciences, 5:00 - 6:00 pm: Life & Physical Sciences and Engineering Location: CareerLAB Register: not required ...

IMNI Distinguished Lectureship in Nanoscience: Professor Jianguo Hou, President of the University of Science and Technology of China

Thursday, April 12, 2012 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Co-sponsored by IMNI and the Year of China, Professor Jianguo Hou, President of the University of Science and Technology of China will be visiting Brown today. Participating in IMNI's Distinguished ...

New Brown SACNAS Chapter - Informational Meeting

Tuesday, April 10, 2012 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Are you an aspiring scientist in the STEM field desiring to be part of a larger community? The Society for Advancement of Chicanos & Native Americans in Science is now at Brown University! SACNAS ...

Post Award - Supporting Documentation and Justification

Wednesday, April 04, 2012 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Brown Office Building, 2nd Floor Conference Room

This workshop explains OSP's review of transactions and discusses required documentation and complete justifications for transactions. Examples of both complete and incomplete transactions will be ...

CFM/FTCP Seminar: Liquid Interfaces and Solid Particles: Simple Geometry, Complex Interactions, and Novel Materials

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm

A.D. Dinsmore Physics Department University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst, MA Liquid Interfaces and Solid Particles: Simple Geometry, Complex Interactions, and Novel Materials The interface between ...