Seminars are held Wednesdays, at 3:30 pm, in Seaver Science Library, Room 150 (SSL 150), unless otherwise noted. Refreshments are served at 3:00 pm. Call (213) 740-8762 for further information.

1/21/15 From 0 to 10 mph in 100 Microseconds—The Fluid Mechanics of Feeding Strikes in a Carnivorous Plant
Ulrike K Müller
Associate Professor

Department of Biology
California State University at Fresno
Fresno, CA

1/28/15 Flavor Matters: The Compositional Effects of Fuels
Margaret S. Wooldridge
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor

Departments of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

  12:00 NOON
  EEB 248

Using Massively Parallel Simulation to Study Human Disease
Amanda Randles
Lawrence Fellow

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA

2/4/15 Low Mach Number Simulation of Turbulent Combustion
John Bell
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Berkeley, CA

4/8/15 Guruswami Ravichandran
John E. Goode, Jr. Professor of Aerospace and Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Director, Graduate Aerospace Laboratories

California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA

4/22/15 Mathematical Models for the Shape of the Eiffel Tower
P. D. Weidman
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Colorado, Boulder
Boulder, CO