Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Daniel Weisz-Patrault, Researcher with the Solid Mechanics Laboratory in Ecole Polytechnique, France will discuss multiphase transformation induced plasticity and applications to forming processes.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Jason R. Trelewicz, Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering at the Institute for Advanced Computational Science, Stony Brook University, will explore two effects – stabilization against stress-assisted grain growth and grain boundary segregation strengthening.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Patricia Schuster, Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, will introduce a number of detector systems that employ organic scintillator materials for identifying, characterizing, and imaging radiation and radioactive sources. These include two of …

Midwest Mechanics Seminar

Joseph E. Shepherd, from Graduate Aerospace Laboratories at California Institute of Technology, will discuss his most recent work that examines the mechanics of auto-injectors used for self-administering viscous drug solutions contained in prepackaged syringes. Using a combination of instrumented devices, …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Janelle Wharry, School of Nuclear Engineering at Purdue University, will demonstrate the potential for transmission electron microscopic (TEM) in situ mechanical tests for coupled qualitative and quantitative assessment of mechanical performance of irradiated materials.…

Midwest Mechanics Seminar

Patrick Le Tallec, Professor in the Department of Mechanics at Ecole Polytechnique, France, will explain why and how to go beyond the affine assumption through a local variational approach which minimizes the local free energy of the microstructure in the …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Assistant Professor Bu Wang, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UW-Madison, will discuss details of structural rigidity of atomic network during irradiation-induced amorphization.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Bradley J. Micklich, Radiation Physicist Photon Sciences Directorate at Argonne National Laboratory, will discuss the APS upgrade and discuss progress to date on the radiation physics issues, in particular the effects of machine design on beam losses around the …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Kevin Eliceiri, PhD, Director of the Laboratory for Optical and Computational Instrumentation Director of the FabLab at the Morgridge Institute for Research, will discuss developing imaging technologies that span the range of resolution and scale from sub-micron to several mms …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Assistant Professor Benjamin Peherstorfer, Department of Mechanical Engineering at UW-Madison, will focus this talk on the multifidelity Monte Carlo method that samples low- and high-fidelity models to accelerate the Monte Carlo estimation of statistics of the high-fidelity model outputs.…