December 7, 2006

December 8 - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Bhowmick

Faculty, Students, and interested friends:

Attached is the abstract for the Friday Dec. 8th UMBC - Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar. We look forward to your participation.


Role of Fiber Architecture of Electrospun Scaffolds in Modulating Cellular Response

Prof. Sankha Bhowmick

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Bioengineering and Biotechnology
Program, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, MA.

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November 25, 2006

December 1 - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Wickert

Faculty, students and interested friends:

Please find attached the abstract for this Friday's seminar. The
seminar title is:

Mechanical Vibration Challenges in High Density Computer Data Storage

Jonathan Wickert

Professor of Department of Mechanical Engineering and Data Storage Systems Center
Carnegie Mellon University

We look forward to your participation in ME seminar series.

Dr. Ronghui Ma

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October 25, 2006

October 27 - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Lawn

Faculty, students and interested friends:

Please find attached the abstract for this Friday's seminar. The
seminar title is:

MATERIALS DESIGN FOR BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS

Brian R. Lawn

National Institute of Standards and Technology
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8500, USA

We look forward to your participation in ME seminar series.

Dr. Ronghui Ma

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October 10, 2006

October 13 - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Noh

Faculty, Students and Interested Friends:

Attached to this email is the abstract for the Friday Oct. 13th UMBC-
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:

Microfluidic Tools for Biological and Clinical Applications

Hongseok (Moses) Noh

Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics,
Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Friday- Oct. 13th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

All the best,
Dr. Ronghui Ma

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October 2, 2006

October 6 - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Shi

Faculty, Students, and Interested Friends:

Attached is the abstract for the Friday, Oct. 6th, UMBC - Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:

Advanced High Strength Steels: Their Applications and Challenges

Ming F. Shi

Automotive Center
United States Steel Corporation
5850 New King Court, Troy, MI 48098


Friday - Sept. 29th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm


Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.


All the best,

Dr. Ronghui Ma
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September 27, 2006

September 29 - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Xu

Faculty, Students, and interested parties,

Attached is the abstract for the Friday, Sept. 29th, UMBC - Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:

Calcium Phosphate Nano-Materials for Hard Tissue Repair

Hockin Xu

ADAF Paffenbarger Research Center,
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST),
Gaithersburg, MD

Friday - Sept. 29th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

All the best,
Dr. Ronghui Ma

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September 20, 2006

September 22nd - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Zhang

Faculty, students and interested friends:

Attached is the abstract for the Friday, September 22nd, Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar. Please be aware that the location of the ME seminar for the fall term is ITE 229 as confirmed by the scheduling office.

Seminar Title:

A Review of Theoretical Prediction of Failure Criteria and Its Application on Stamping of Light-weight and High Strength Materials.

By Li Zhang

Manager,
Daimler Chrysler Corporation,
Auburn Hills, MI


Friday- Sept. 22nd
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Cheers,
Dr. Ronghui Ma

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September 11, 2006

September 15th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Zhu

To all interested parties:

Attached is the abstract for the Friday Sept. 15th UMBC -
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

Current Research in the Dynamic Systems and Vibrations Laboratory
at UMBC

Weidong Zhu
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
Baltimore, MD 21250

Friday - Sept. 15th
ITE Building Room 227 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,
Dr. Ronghui Ma

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September 1, 2006

Seminar Series Schedule for Spring 2006

Dear Colleagues,
Below is the Mechanical Engineering department seminar schedule for Fall 2006. We appreciate you distributing it to your faculty, staff and graduate students. We look forward to your participation in our seminars.

Dr. Ronghui Ma

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April 17, 2006

April 21st - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - DEMIR

Attached is the abstract for the Friday April 21st UMBC -
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

Titles:
National Science Foundation and Bioengineering Funding Opportunities

Computational Modeling in Cells:
Integration of Research and Education

Semahat Demir, Ph.D.
Program Director
Biomedical Engineering & Research to Aid Persons with Disabilities
(BME/RAPD)
Division of Bioengineering and Environmental Systems
National Science Foundation

Faculty of Biomedical Engineering
Joint Biomedical Engineering Program Univ. of Memphis & Univ. of Tennessee
Health Science Center Memphis, TN, USA

Friday - April 21st
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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April 11, 2006

April 14th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - AKAY

Attached is the abstract for the Friday April 14th UMBC -
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
Apparent Damping and Energy Sinks:
Vibration absorption by a set of undamped linear oscillators

Adnan Akay
National Science Foundation
Civil and Mechanical Systems Division

* Dr. Akay will a give a brief NSF-related presentation at the beginning of
the technical presentation.

Friday - April 14th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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April 4, 2006

April 7th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Dahl

Attached is the abstract for the Friday April 7th UMBC -
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
Organization and Mechanics of Nuclear Structural Proteins and Changes
During Stem Cell Differentiation and Aging

Dr. Kris Noel Dahl
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University

Friday - April 7th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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March 14, 2006

March 17th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Banerjee

Attached is the abstract for the Friday March 17th UMBC -
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
Drug and Thermal Therapy for Treating Intraocular Diseases

Dr. Rupak Banerjee
Associate Professor of Mechanical (primary)
and Biomedical (secondary) Engineering Departments
University of Cincinnati

Friday - March 17th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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March 8, 2006

March 10th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Johnson

Attached is the abstract for the Friday March 10th UMBC-
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
Femtosecond pump-probe measurements of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs)
within an ordered array of nanosize silica spheres

Anthony M. Johnson, PhD
Center for Advanced Studies in Photonics Research (CASPR)
University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

Friday - March 10th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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February 27, 2006

March 3rd - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Raghu

Attached is the abstract for the Friday March 3rd UMBC -
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
Some Opportunities and Challenges in Microfluidics

Dr. Surya Raghu
Advanced Fluidics LLC
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Friday - March 3rd
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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February 20, 2006

February 24th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Mishra

Attached is the abstract for the Friday, Feb. 24th UMBC - Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
Microstructural Engineering Approach to Formability
Enhancement in Aluminum Alloys

Dr. Raj Mishra
GM Research & Development Center
Warren, MI 48090

Friday - February 24th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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February 15, 2006

February 17th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Erdem

Attached is the abstract for the Friday Feb. 17th UMBC -
Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
ON INTERACTION OF MAGNETIC-SPIN WAVES AND ELASTO-PLASTIC WAVES IN
FERRIMAGNETIC MEDIA

Dr. Ali Unal Erdem
Gazi University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ankara
Visiting Professor at UMBC, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Friday - February 17th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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February 2, 2006

February 10th - UMBC - Mechanical Engineering Seminar - Collette

Attached is the abstract for the Friday, February 10th UMBC/Department of Mechanical Engineering seminar.

TITLE:
Material and Structural Engineering Challenges for the new Generation of High-Speed Marine Vehicles

Dr. Matt Collette
Research Engineer
SAIC - Science Applications International Corporation
Ship Technology Division

Friday - February 10th
ITE Building Room 229 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

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Seminar Series Schedule for Spring 2006

Faculty, Students and Friends,

Attached to this is the complete schedule for the Spring 2006
UMBC-Mechanical Engineering Seminar series.

The entire seminar series committee looks forward to your participation.

Cheers,

Dr. Marc Zupan

Spring 2006 Seminar Series (pdf)

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December 5, 2005

Seminar Series Abstract for December 9, 2005

Faculty and Students

TITLE:
Micro and Macro Full-Field Deformation Measurement

Dr. Helena Jin
Sandia National Laboratories
Livermore, CA

Friday- December 9th
ITE Building Room 233 at 2:30pm

Please post and distribute this abstract. We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

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November 17, 2005

Seminar Series Abstract for November 18, 2005

Faculty and Students

Please note this is a change to the originally posted seminar schedule.

TITLE:
Applications for Fibrous Monoliths

Ken Knittel
Research Engineer, Program Manager Energetic Materials
Advanced Ceramics Research

Friday- November 18th
ITE Building Room 233 at 2:30pm

We look forward to your
participation in the Mechanical Engineering seminar series.

Click Here for the Abstract

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