Mechanical & Civil Engineering Seminars

Spring 2013

  1. “Finite Element Modeling of Passive Friction Dampers,” Andrei Ionut Stefancu, Visiting Fulbright Scholar at University of Southern California, March 4th 2013
  2. “Particulate Air Pollution: Characterization of Chemical Composition and Understanding of Sources,” Mansur Amonov, Visiting Fulbright Scholar at University of Wisconsin, Madison
  3. “Modeling of Energy Consumption in Buildings and Simulation of HVAC Systems,” Armin Teskeredzic, Visiting Fulbright Scholar at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, March 20th 2013

Fall 2012

  1. “Functional Membrane Materials: Opportunities in Water Treatment,” William Phillip, College of Engineering and Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The University of Notre Dame, December 11th, Purdue University Calumet, Potter 334, Hammond, IN.
  2.  “NiSource/ NIPSCO’s water sustainability commitment and NWI Paddling Association,” Dan Plath, Principal – Environmental, Safety, & Sustainability, NiSource, December 4th, 2012, Purdue University Calumet, Potter 334, Hammond, IN.
  3.  “Environmental sustainability efforts of ArcelorMittal,” Kevin Doyle, Manager, Environmental Affairs, ArcelorMittal, December 6th, Purdue University Calumet, Potter 334, Hammond, IN.

Spring 2012

  1. “Orthodontic Biomechanics,” Jie Chen, Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, April 6th, 2012.
  2. The Dynamics of Human Reaching – Simplifying Motor Control Strategies,” James Schmiedeler, University of Notre Dame, March 9th 2012.
  3. “Fluid Power Systems,” Jose Garcia, Illinois Institute of Technology, February 17th, 2012.

Fall 2011

  1. “Applications of Novel Analysis Methods Towards Improvements in Energy Efficiency and Storage,” Aaron Wemhoff, Villanova University, December 14th, 2011.
  2. “Membrane Technology: Bacteria and virus removal, and the development of new membrane materials,” John Hopkins University, December 1st, 2011.
  3. “The development of sustainable catalytic processes for removing oxyanions from drinking water,” University of Illinois Urbana Champagne, November 11th, 2011.
  4. “Chemicals of Emerging Concern (CECs): A discussion of the technologies used for the removal of CECs and monitoring strategies to assess treatment efficacy,” Colorado School of Mines, Oct. 25th, 2011.
  5. Optoelectric Micro/Nano Particle and Droplet Manipulation, Steve Wereley, Purdue University, September 20th, 2011.