Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Suzanne Hobbs Baker, Communications Advisor for the Clean Energy Program at Third Way, will discuss the Third Way Clean Energy program’s policy and communications work on advanced nuclear technologies in Washington, DC.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Francis “Frank” A. Garner, Garner Radiation Effects Consulting, will discuss new insights on the credibility of ion irradiation to simulate neutron-induced void swelling.…

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.…

BME Spring Seminar: Engineering Human CNS Morphogenesis In Vitro

Presented by

Randolph S. Ashton, Ph.D.; Asst. Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) possess the emergent properties necessary to recapitulate developmental processes ex vivo and give rise to organotypic cultures and tissues. If harnessed, …

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.…