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Scott Rauscher_Defense_December 11th , 12 – 2 PM

Scott Rauscher_Defense Title: Force Sensing by Electrical Contact Resistance in SOI-DRIE MEMS Date: December 11, 2017 Time: 12:00 – 2:00pm Location: Kay 1 Boardroom 1107 in the Jeong H. Kim building Advisory Committee: Professor Dr. Hugh Bruck, Chair Professor Dr. Don DeVoe, Co-advisor Professor Dr. Amr M. Baz Professor Dr. Sarah Bergbreiter Professor Dr. Miao […]

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Kailyn Cage_Defense_December 14, 2017 at 11:00 am in 1110 Kim Building

Kailyn Cage_Defense Title: OPTIMIZING MASS CUSTOMIZATION THROUGH INTERACTION VARIABILITY AND MANUFACTURING TRADE-OFFS Date: December 14, 2017 Time: 11:00 am Location: 1110 Kim Building Advisory Committee: Professor Mark Fuge, Co-Advisor Professor Monifa Vaughn-Cooke, Co-Advisor Professor Shapour Azarm Professor Jeffrey Herrmann Professor Linda Schmidt Professor P.K. Kannan, Dean Representative Dr. Dusan Spernjak, Special Member from Los Alamos National Lab Abstract: […]

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ENGINEERING EMPOWERMENT SCHOLARSHIP

Tacuna Systems is excited to announce their new “Women in Engineering Empowerment Scholarship”. Women are still very much under-represented in STEM fields both in higher education and in industry. Our goal is to help equip one female student overcome this gender gap by offering $1,000 toward her studies in science, technology, engineering, or math. Who Can […]

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Call for Applications: NRC Research Associate-ship Programs

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine sponsors awards for postdoctoral and senior researchers at participating federal laboratories and affiliated institutions. These awardsinclude generous stipends ranging from $45,000 – $80,000 per year for recent Ph.D. recipients, and higher for additional experience. Limited graduate level awards are also available. These awardsprovide the opportunity for recipients to do independent research in some of the best-equipped and staffed laboratories in the U.S. Research opportunities are open to U.S. citizens, permanent residents,and for some of the laboratories, foreign nationals. Four annual review cycles: February: Opens December 1; Closes February 1 May: Opens March 1; Closes May 1 August: Opens June 1; Closes August 1 November: Opens September 1; Closes November 1 Applicants should contact prospective Research Adviser(s) at the lab(s) prior to the application deadline to discuss their research interests and funding opportunities. For more information: Phone: 202-334-2760 Email: rap@nas.edu Web: www.nas.edu/rap

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Guru Prasad Pandians’ Defense on December 4th, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Title:  EFFECT OF LONG-TERM AGING ON LEAD-FREE SOLDER (SAC405) AND SURFACE FINISH (PURE TIN)   Date and Time: Monday, December 4th, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM   Location: DeWALT Conference Room 2162, Glenn Martin Hall   Committee: Professor Michael Pecht,Chair and Advisor Dr. Diganta Das,Co-Advisor Professor F. Patrick McCluskey Professor Peter Sandborn Abstract: […]

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Yaqoub Abdullah Defense on Friday November 17th, 2017 at 1.30 PM

Title of Dissertation: BRAKE SQUEAL: MODELLING AND ENERGY HARVESTING Date and Time: Friday. November 17th, 2017 at 1:30 PM Location: 2164, DeWalt Seminar Room List of Committee: Professor Amr Baz, Chair Professor Balakumar Balachandran Associate Professor Nikhil Chopra Assistant Professor Jin-Oh Hahn Professor Roberto Celi (Dean’s Representative) Abstract: This dissertation aims at developing the fundamentals necessary […]

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DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship Opportunity

Applications will soon be accepted for the prestigious Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF). This program provides up to four years of financial support for students pursuing doctoral degrees in fields of study that use high-performance computing to solve complex problems in science and engineering. Of special note and beginning with this […]

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Michael Fish’s Defense on November 6th, 2017 at 3:30 PM

Title:  Thermal Isolation of High Power Devices in Heterogeneous Integration Date & Time: November 6th, 2017 at 3:30 P.M. Location:  DeWalt Conference Room EGR-2162 (ENGR) Committee: Professor Patrick McCluskey, Chair Professor Avram Bar-Cohen, Co-Chair Professor Michael Ohadi Professor Bao Yang Professor Ankur Srivastava, Dean’s Representative Abstract:  Heterogeneous integration (HI) technologies present an important development in the pursuit […]

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Philip Guerieri’s Defense on November 2nd, 2017 at 2:00PM

Title: Nanocomposite and Soluble Energetic Additives for Burning Enhancement of Hydrocarbon Fuels Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017 Time: 2:00 PM Location: Chemistry Marker Seminar Room (Bldg. 091, Room 0112) List of all Committee members: Professor Bryan Eichhorn, Dean’s Representative Professor Kenneth Kiger Professor Johan Larsson Professor Peter B. Sunderland Professor Michael R. Zachariah, Chair Abstract: […]

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Zhiwei Huang Defense on October 13th, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Title: DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPACT HEAT EXCHANGER WITH BIFURCATED BARE TUBES Date and Time: Friday 13th October, 2017 at 4:00 PM Location: CEEE conference room (Room 4164, Glenn Martin Hall, Building 088) Committee Members: Professor Reinhard Radermacher, Chair Professor Peter B. Sunderland (Dean’s Representative) Research Professor Yunho Hwang Professor Marino diMarzo Professor Bao Yang Professor Gary A. […]

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