University of California, Santa Barbara

Graduate student Florian Dorfler wins Best Student Paper Award at the 2010 ACC

Published Date/Time: 
July 1, 2010

Graduate student Florian Dorfler has won the 2010 American Control Conference (ACC) Best Student Paper Award. Florian's winning paper is titled "Synchronization and Transient Stability in Power Networks and Non-Uniform Kuramoto Oscillators." It is co-authored with his advisor Francesco Bullo.

For more information, Florian's website is http://engr.ucsb.edu/~dorfler

Mechanical Engineering Alum wins MacArthur Fellows "Genius Grant"

Published Date/Time: 
October 1, 2010

The list of 2010 MacArthur Fellows was released at 12:01 a.m. EST, Tuesday, September 28, and high school science educator and Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy Director Amir Abo-Shaeer is among the 23 recipients.  Abo-Shaeer earned both his Bachelor's and Master's in Mechanical Engineering at UCSB.

ME 100/200 Seminar on "Opportunities and Challenges for AlN Piezoelectric NanoElectroMechanical Resonators and Switches"

Monday, October 11 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB 2001
Published Date/Time: 
September 28, 2010

Speaker:  Prof. Gianluca Piazza, UPenn Dept. of Electrical & Systems Engineering

Title:  "Opportunities and Challenges for AlN Piezoelectric NanoElectroMechanical Resonators and Switches"

Location: ESB 2001

CIRF Seminar on "Turbulent Rotating Convection" - Prof. Herman Clercx

Wednesday, September 29 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB 1001
Published Date/Time: 
September 28, 2010

ME 100/200 Seminar on "Swimming and filtration in the ocean by jet-propelled Salps"

Monday, October 4 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB 1001
Published Date/Time: 
September 28, 2010

Speaker: Dr. Kelly Rakow Sutherland, Caltech

Title: Swimming and filtration in the ocean by jet-propelled Salps

BP Oil Spill Spread Predicted by ME Professor Igor Mezic

Published Date/Time: 
September 9, 2010

In the weeks after the Deepwater Horizon accident, as plumes of oil rose from the depths of the Gulf of Mexico to form vast slicks on the sea surface, Igor Mezic of the University of California, Santa Barbara, decided to figure out a better way of predicting how that oil would spread.

RoboRat Competition held July 29, 2010

Published Date/Time: 
July 30, 2010

Robot Rats
2010-07-29

Seminar Trio on Gravity Currents by Prof. Marius Ungarish

Thursday, August 26 | 11:00 AM - Monday, August 30 | 12:00 PM
ESB 2001 & 2003
Published Date/Time: 
July 29, 2010

Seminar Trio on Gravity Currents by Prof. Marius Ungarish


Title: Gravity Currents

Prof. Marius Ungarish
Dept. Computer Science
Technion, Haifa 32000 Israel

Place:
Thu, Aug 26, 11-12:  ESB 2001
Fri, Aug 27, 11-12:  ESB 2003
Mon, Aug 30, 11-12:  ESB 2001

ME 100/200 Seminar on "Gilded, glowing DNA: Novel fluorophores for nanotechnology"

Monday, May 24 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ESB, Room 1001
Published Date/Time: 
May 20, 2010

Speaker:  Prof. Deborah Fygenson, UCSB Deptartment of Physics

Seminar on "Multi-Agent Systems: Modeling, Estimation and Control Issues - Case Study: Camera Networks"

Wednesday, May 12 | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Engineering II, Room 2243 (old CAD lab)
Published Date/Time: 
May 10, 2010

SPEAKER:  Dr Angelo Cenedese, Assistant Professor at at the Department of
Engineering and Management of the University of Padova (Italy),
(http://automatica.dei.unipd.it/people/cenedese.html)

TIME AND PLACE:  Wednesday 12 May, 1:30 pm, Room ME 2243 (old CAD lab)

TITLE:  Multi-Agent Systems: Modeling, Estimation and Control Issues - Case Study: Camera Networks

Syndicate content
contact mechanical engineering