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 …

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.…

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

Jessica Lovering, Director of the Energy Program at The Breakthrough Institute, will go through the history of nuclear costs and learning curves to show that nuclear has not followed the trend of other energy technologies.…

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.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Francesco Ganda, Principal Nuclear Engineer at Argonne National Laboratory, will start this talk by exploring the relationship between the potential expansion of nuclear energy and its economic performance, in order to frame the importance of the correct assessment of …