Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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 via Zoom until further notice. The seminars (MAE298) are mandatory for first-year graduate students. For more information, please call 949-824-5406.


Spring Quarter 2022

Friday, April 1
Speaker: Gi-Dong Sim
Title: Understanding the Mechanical Behavior of Small-scale Materials: Small for the sake of Big
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: SungWoo Nam

Friday, April 8
Speaker: Johann F. Osma
Title: Bio-nanotechnology and microsystems for different industrial applications
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: SungWoo Nam

Friday, April 15
Speaker: Kejie Zhao
Title: Mechanics of Redox Active Materials
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: Mark Walter

Friday, April 22
Speaker: Satyandra K. Gupta
Title: Additive Manufacturing with Robots: Improving Part Strength, Processing Speed, and Process Flexibility
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: Sasha Voloshina

Friday, April 29
Speaker: Dr. Anatoly Zlotnik 
Title: Uncertainty Management in Gas Pipeline Operations
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: David Copp

Friday, May 6
Speaker: J.S. Chen
Title: Meshfree Method after 20 Years and its New Application to Data-Driven Computational Mechanics
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: Ramin Bostanabad

Friday, May 13
Speaker: Perry Johnson
Title: On the Physics and Simulation of Turbulence
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: Feng Liu

Friday, May 20
Speaker: David Blunck
Title: Better Understanding Ignition and Flow Development: Case Studies of Using Infrared Thermography to Study Flows
Location: Zoom Link 
Host: Vince McDonell

Friday, May 27
Speaker: Ting Zhu
Title: Mechanics of extremely heterogeneous materials
Location: McDonnell Douglas Engineering Auditorium (MDEA)
Host: Penghui Cao