MAE Seminars

The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) seminars are held according to the schedule shown below. Unless indicated otherwise in this schedule, the MAE seminars are held at 10:30-11:30 am on Fridays during the academic year in the McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA, #311 on the UCI Campus Map). Reception typically follows. The seminars (MAE298) are mandatory for first-year graduate students. For more information, please call 949-824-5406.


Fall Quarter 2019

Friday, October 11
Speaker: Robert H. Liebeck
Title: Blended Wing Body Techonology Readiness
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)

Friday, October 18
Speaker: Thomas Parisini
Title: Distributed Monitoring and Fault-tolerant Control: Scalable Plug & Play Tools and a Process Industry Perspective
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)

Friday, October 25
Speaker: Haithem Taha
Title: Modern Applications of Aeronautical Engineering: Exploitation of Unsteady Aerodynamics and Nonlinear Flight Mechanics
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)

Friday, November 1
Speaker: Fletcher J. Miller 
Title: Small particle solar receiver
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)

Friday, November 8
Speaker: Sheri Sheppard
Title: Designing Education Lab
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)

Friday, November 15
Speaker: Juan Fernandez De La Mora
Title: Probing electrified nanojets, and seeking sharper ferrofluid tips
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)

Friday, November 22
Speaker: Steve Collins
Title: Designing exoskeletons and prosthetic limbs that enhance human locomotor
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)

Friday, December 6
Speaker: Alicia Kim
Title: Multiscale Multiphysics Design Optimization (M2DO) via Level Set Topology Optimization
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)