Aerospace & Mechanical


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.

1/13/16 Hollow Vortices
Stefan Llewellyn Smith

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093

1/20/16 Biomechanical Imaging: Shall We See How You Feel?
Assad Oberai

Mechanical Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering
Scientific Computation Research Center
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY

1/27/16 Boomerang Flight Dynamics
John Vassberg
Lead Engineer

Boeing Commercial Airplanes Design Center
Long Beach, CA

2/3/16 Rays vs. Shadows: Fighting Global Blindness through Ophthalmic Genetic & Bioengineering
Balamurali Ambati
Director of Corneal Research

Moran Eye Center
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Hosted jointly with the USC Biomedical Engineering Department
—John Laufer Lecture—
3/23/16 On the Generation of Toroidal Micro-Plasmas in the Flow Field of Impinging Water-Jets
Morteza Gharib
Hans W. Liepmann Professor of Aeronautics and Professor of Bioinspired Engineering,
Director of Graduate Aerospace Laboratories, and
Vice Provost

Division of Engineering and Applied Science
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA

3/30/16 Ran Gabai
The Technion
Haifa, Israel

4/6/16 Mark Pankow

4/13/16 Engineering Organs on Chips
Megan McCain
Gabilan Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

4/20/16 Derek Dunn-Rankin

4/27/16 Marcus Roper