Aerospace & Mechanical
Engineering

Seminars

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.

8/24/16 Adaptive Suppression of Unknown Vibrational Disturbances Acting on Uncertain Multi-Channel Systems
Saeid Jafari
Postdoctoral Researcher

USC Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

 
8/31/16 Mid-Infrared Laser Absorption Spectroscopy for Energy and Propulsion Flows
Mitchell Spearrin
Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

 
9/7/16 Control of Oscillations via Central Pattern Generator
Tetsuya Iwasaki
Professor

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

 
9/16/16 mLab: Soft Active Materials, Bioinspired Mechanisms, and Digital Manufacturing
Yiğit Mengüç
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

School of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

 
9/21/16 Active Materials and Structures: From Surface Camouflage to Bulk Thermal Management
Q. Wang
Assistant Professor
Sonny Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

 
9/28/16 Programming Circuits and Materials with Nucleic Acids
Elisa Franco
Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering Department
University of California at Riverside
Riverside, CA

 
10/5/16 Flickering and Puffing as Hydrodynamic Global Modes
Antonio Sánchez
Professor

University of California at San Diego
La Jolla, CA

 
10/12/16 Enabling Large Eddy Simulations of Realistic Turbulent Flows
Johan Larsson
Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Maryland
College Park, MD

 
10/19/16 Medical Robotics – When a Human Meets a Robot – Expect the Unexpected
Jacob Rosen
Professor

Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
University of California at Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

 
10/26/16 Fluctuating Hydrodynamic Approaches for Mesoscopic Simulation: Applications in Soft Materials and Fluidics
Paul Atzberger
Professor

Department of Mathematics
University of California at Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA

 
11/2/16 Flight of the Fruit Fly
Itai Cohen
Professor

Physics Department
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

 
11/9/16 The Role of Information in Multiagent Coordination
Jason Marden
Associate Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of California at Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA

 
11/16/16 Microscale “Turbulence” induced by Electrochemical Interfaces
Ali Mani
Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

 
11/30/16 A Control and Estimation Framework for Robotic Swarms in Unknown Environments
Spring Berman
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

School for Engineering of Matter, Transport & Energy
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ