University of California, Santa Barbara

CIRF Seminar on "Surf's up: Waves, Stokes drift, and wave-driven flow over reefs "

Wednesday, November 2 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB 2001
Published Date/Time: 
October 31, 2011

Title:  Surf's up: Waves, Stokes drift, and wave-driven flow over reefs

ME 100/200 Seminar on "Clinical validation of a low cost blood filtration element separating plasma from undiluted whole blood"

Monday, November 7 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB 2001
Published Date/Time: 
October 19, 2011

Title:  Clinical validation of a low cost blood filtration element separating plasma from undiluted whole blood

Speaker:  Alexandra Homsy, EPFL-STI-SAMLAB, Switzerland

Abstract:  After a brief presentation of the activities of SAMLAB in the microfluidics area, I will present our research in low cost microfluidic devices for plasma separation from whole blood.

ME 100/200 Seminar - "Model Development for Design and Control of Nonlinear Smart Composite Systems "

Monday, October 24 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB 1001
Published Date/Time: 
October 5, 2011

Title: Model Development for Design and Control of Nonlinear Smart Composite Systems
 
Speaker: Ralph C. Smith, North Carolina State University

Abstract:
Actuators, sensors and structural units utilizing magnetic, ferroelectric or shape
memory alloy components are increasingly considered for present and emerging
aerospace, aeronautic, industrial, automotive and biomedical applications.  Examples
include the use of  macro-fiber composites (MFC) for flow control, magnetic transducers

ME Professor Sumita Pennathur awarded Presedential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

Published Date/Time: 
September 26, 2011

Today President Obama named Sumita Pennathur one of the recipients of the PECASE award, the highest honor bestowed by the United States government on science and engineering professionals in the early states of their independent careers. 

ME Seminar "Persistent Ocean Monitoring with Underwater Gliders"

Monday, October 10 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB 1001
Published Date/Time: 
September 24, 2011

Title: Persistent Ocean Monitoring with Underwater Gliders: Path Plans and Adapting Sampling Resolution

ME Seminar "Optimizing Robotic Motion for Complex and Dynamic Tasks"

Monday, October 3 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB, 1001
Published Date/Time: 
September 21, 2011

Speaker: Stephen L. Smith
https://ece.uwaterloo.ca/~sl2smith/


Title:  Optimizing robotic motion for complex and dynamic tasks

Rouslan Krechetnikov wins DARPA Young Faculty Award

Published Date/Time: 
September 20, 2011

ME Professor Rouslan Krechetnikov has been awarded a DARPA Young Faculty Award which was announced September 19, 2011.  His award is for a proposal entitled, "Low-dimensional modeling and identification of finite-amplitude instabilities in complex systems."  The press release concerning the DARPA YFA program and awardees can be found here:

DARPA Grants More than $11M to Young Scientists

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