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McKelvey School of Engineering

McKelvey School of Engineering Events

October 16 - November 14, 2021

Tuesday, October 19

Thursday, October 21

BME Seminar: Raffaella De Vita
21 Oct

Presenting on "From monologues to dialogues: An engineering analysis of the vagina" Raffaella De Vita, Ph.D., professor and associate department head in the...

Andrew Schiermeier
21 Oct

Andrew Schiermeier, BSME '91, Chief Operating Officer of Intellia Therapeutics, Inc, will present.

Friday, October 22

ESE Seminar: Gordon Wetzstein, PhD
22 Oct

Title: Deep Optics: Learning Cameras and Optical Computing Systems Abstract:Neural networks and other advanced image processing algorithms excel in a wide...

Friday, October 22 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Dr. Susan Hubbard
22 Oct

Susan Hubbard, Associate Laboratory Director & Senior Scientist Lawrence Berkeley National Lab A Watershed Moment for Water Science and...

Mapping the Visual World Using Webcams, Cell Phones, and Satellites
22 Oct

Dr. Nathan Jacobs Professor of Computer Science, University of Kentucky Trillions of pixels are collected every day. Together they supply many perspectives...

Friday, October 22 | 11:00 AM
David A. Dzombak
22 Oct

Virtual Event ZOOM Meeting ID: 928 8270 0139 Passcode: Fall2021 David A. Dzomback, Professor & Department Head Department of Civil and Environmental...

Friday, October 22 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 28

BME Seminar: Jon Silva
28 Oct

Presenting on "Precision Antiarrhythmic Medicine" Jon Silva, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, will speak at 10:00...

University Shield
28 Oct

PhD students from MEMS labs will present on their research.

Friday, October 29

ESE Seminar: Federico Capasso
29 Oct

Abstract Subwavelength spaced arrays of nanostructures, known as metasurfaces, provide a new basis for recasting optical components into thin planar...

Friday, October 29 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Professor Matteo Cargnello
29 Oct

Matteo Cargnello, Assistant Professor Department of Chemical Engineering SUNCAT Center for Interface Science and Catalysis Stanford University Understanding...

Human-Allied Artificial Intelligence
29 Oct

Dr. Sriraam Natarajan Professor of Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas Historically, Artificial Intelligence has taken a symbolic route for...

Seminar: Susanne Jaeggi, Ph.D.
29 Oct

Presenting on “Promoting learning and achievement across the lifespan using an individual differences approach” Susanne Jaeggi, Ph.D, Professor in the...

Wednesday, November 3

Join Us: ESE Virtual PhD Info Session
03 Nov

Have you ever wondered if a PhD program in Electrical & Systems Engineering was right for you, or how to even begin the application process? Our Virtual info...

Wednesday, November 3 | 8:00 AM
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 4

BME Seminar: Brendan Harley
04 Nov

Presenting on "Building tissues engineering complexity through biomaterial design " Brendan Harley, Sc.D., Robert W. Schaefer Professor in the Dept. of...

Alayna Loiselle
04 Nov

Alayna Loiselle, associate professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Rochester Medical Center, will present her seminar titled "Mechanisms of Fibrotic...

Tuesday, November 9

CBAC Seminar: Toon van Veen
09 Nov

As part of the CBAC Seminar series, join us for this presentation by Toon van Veen, Associate Professor, Department of Medical Physiology at the University...

Tuesday, November 9 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 10

Thursday, November 11

The Beautiful, Brutal Binary: Why the Problems of Artificial Intelligence Can’t Be Solved by AI
11 Nov

Artificial Intelligence (AI) can automate and bring staggering efficiency to operations, however, an examination of how that power has been used shows both...

Thursday, November 11 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Michelle DeLair
11 Nov

Michelle DeLair, Assistant Director of Graduate and Postdoctoral Career Development in the WashU Career Center, will present her seminar titled,...

October 16 - November 14, 2021