Events

Engineering in Medicine Lecture: Probing the ECM of the Human Ovary

Karissa Tilbury, PhD Candidate, Biomedical Engineering, UW Madison

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 12:30–1:30pm

Cummings 202

Probing the ECM of the Human Ovary using Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy

Special Seminar: Your Brain—An Ever-Changing Network

Danielle Bassett, Skirkanich Assistant Professor of Innovation, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania

Thursday, April 2, 2015, 12:50–1:50pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

Initial successes and critical challenges of the new field of network neuroscience, with a special emphasis on the time-dependent nature of brain connectivity and its power to predict differences between each of us in our cognitive abilities.

PhD Thesis Defense: Kapil Kesarwani

Friday, April 3, 2015, 1:00–3:00pm

Room 201, MacLean ESC

“Analysis And Design Of Resonant Switched Capacitor Converters For Low Voltage Power Conversion”

Special Seminar: Rational Design of Materials for Capacitive Energy Storage

Majid Beidaghi, Research Associate, A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute, Department of Material Science and Engineering, Drexel University

Friday, April 3, 2015, 3:30–4:30pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

Discussion of the role of electrode materials and electrode/electrolyte interfaces in developing high performance ECs.

Special Seminar: Management and Learning for Future Energy Systems

Vassilis Kekatos, Postdoctoral Associate, ECE Deptartment, University of Minnesota

Monday, April 6, 2015, 4:00–5:00pm

Room 200, Cummings Hall

Presentation of contemporary data-driven methods for enhancing our energy grids and revealing the topology of the underlying physical grid by processing real-time energy market data.

PhD Thesis Defense: Adam Glaser

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 11:00am–1:00pm

Jackson Conference Room, Cummings Hall

“Applications of Cherenkov Light Emission for Dosimetry in Radiation Therapy”

HackDartmouth 2015

Saturday, April 11, 2015, 9:00am (Saturday)–2:30pm (Sunday)

Thayer School of Engineering

HackDartmouth 2015 is Dartmouth's inaugural student-run hackathon. We're bringing together hundreds of students from numerous universities to work together for 24 hours.

Special Seminar: Concept and Applications of CLL in LMP-Based Economic Studies

Fangxing (Fran) Li, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Tennessee at Knoxville & Campus Director of CURENT (NSF Engineering Research Center)

Monday, April 13, 2015, 4:00–5:00pm

Room 200, Cummings Hall

An overview will be presented and several applications based on CLL, such as probabilistic LMP and impact from wind energy as well as demand response, will be discussed.

Jones Seminar: Manufacturing, Actuation, Sensing, and Control for Robotic Insects

Robert Wood, Charles River Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard SEAS

Friday, April 17, 2015, 3:30pm (watch live)

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

This talk will present progress in the essential technologies for insect-scale robots and the first flight experiments with robotic insects.

Annual Dartmouth Engineering Open House & Expo

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 5:30–8:00pm

Thayer School of Engineering

Please join us for the annual Thayer School of Engineering Open House!

2015 Formula Hybrid Competition

Monday, April 27, 2015–Thursday, April 30, 2015

New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Loudon, NH

Dartmouth's Formula Hybrid Competition challenges college and university students to design, build, and compete with high-performance hybrid vehicles.

Board of Overseers Meeting

Thursday, April 30, 2015–Saturday, May 2, 2015

Thayer School of Engineering

Thayer School Alumni Weekend

Friday, May 1, 2015–Sunday, May 3, 2015

Thayer School of Engineering

A weekend for all Dartmouth engineering alumni to visit, connect, reminisce, and see what's new.

The Engineering of Structures Around Us

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 3–6 hours per week

Online course

A DartmouthX massive open online course (MOOC) open to anyone wanting to learn the engineering principles that can be applied to structural systems everywhere.

Thayer School Investiture

Saturday, June 13, 2015, 10:00–11:30am

Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center for the Arts

Thayer School's annual investiture ceremony honors graduating BE, MEM, MS, and PhD students through the presentation of academic hoods and awards.