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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 ...

“Fracture in amorphous alloys: in search of a length scale”

Monday, April 02, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BROWN UNIVERSITY Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Fracture in amorphous alloys: in search of a length scale” U. Ramamurty Department of Materials Engineering Indian Institute ...

Materials by Design Industry/University Collaborations and the Materials Genome Initiative

Thursday, March 29, 2012 8:00am - 5:00pm

Materials by Design Industry/University Collaborations and the Materials Genome Initiative Thursday, March 29, 2012 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Salomon Center, Room 101 69-91 Waterman Street Providence ...

Fluids Seminar: Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics of Cluster-cluster Aggregation

Tuesday, March 13, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Colm Connaughton Warwick Mathematics Institute Warwick Centre for Complexity Science United Kingdom Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics of Cluster-cluster Aggregation Consider a large cloud of ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Monday, March 12, 2012 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

NSF CAREER Award Workshop

Wednesday, March 07, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Are you applying for an NSF CAREER award? Successful CAREER proposals are expected to demonstrate creative and effective integration of research and education plans. In this workshop for junior faculty ...

CFM/FTCP Seminar: Bacteria, Biofilms and Fluid Dynamics: Elementary Flows and Unexpected Phenomena

Tuesday, March 06, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Howard Stone Princeton University Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Princeton, NJ Bacteria, Biofilms and Fluid Dynamics: Elementary Flows and Unexpected Phenomena Bacterial biofilms ...

A Systematic Approach to Gene-Environment Interactions in Child Development

Friday, March 02, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

SEMINAR Superfund Research program A Systematic Approach to Gene-Environment Interactions in Child Development Presented by Dr. Robert O. Wright Director, Superfund Research Program and Associate ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Thursday, March 01, 2012 10:30am - 1:30pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

CFM/FTCP Seminar: Particles, Vortices and Superfluidity

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

K.R. Sreenivasan, University Professor Department of Physics and the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences New York University Particles, Vortices and Superfluidity This talk will provide an ...

“Oxide Devices for Advanced Electronics and Energy”

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BROWN UNIVERSITY Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series Shriram Ramanathan School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Harvard University Abstract: I will discuss solid state devices ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 10:00am - 1:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

CFM/FTCP Seminar: Dynamics of Single Semi-flexible Polymers and Giant Vesicles in External Flows

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Vasily Kantsler Goldstein Lab, DAMTP, University of Cambridge Dynamics of Single Semi-flexible Polymers and Giant Vesicles in External Flows Semi-flexible polymers (actin filaments) subject to hydrodynamic ...

Engineering Grad Friday

Friday, February 17, 2012 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Engineering Grad Friday Mix and Mingle over Cookies and Coffee Feb 17th, 2012 3 PM B & H Lobby Time to walk out of your Lab! Meet your friends and enjoy free food!

MicroRover Space Horizons Engineering / Planetary Geology Workshop

Thursday, February 16, 2012 12:00am - 12:00am

MicroRover focuses on research and innovation in the design and utilization of microvehicles for planetary research and other space applications. Open to the public. Registration is required (see our ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...