University of Minnesota
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Fall 1997 Seminar Series


SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Fridays 2:30 - 3:30 pm -- Room 209 Akerman Hall

**Please note the change in the seminar schedule. Wayne Lammers from Northwest Airlines will speak on November 21 rather than December 5.

October 3 Vortex-dominated Wake Interactions Behind Bluff Bodies
Professor Hiroshi Higuchi
Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineering
Syracuse University
October 10 Genesis, dynamics and control of near-wall coherent structures in a fully turbulent boundary layer
Professor Fazle Hussain
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Houston
October 17 Discrete Dislocation Modeling of Plastic Flow Processes
Professor Alan Needleman
Florence Pirce Grant University Professor
Division of Engineering
Brown University
October 24 Mission Performance, Guidance, and Control of High-speed Atmospheric Flight Vehicles
Professor David Schmidt
Professor and Director
Flight Dynamics and Control Laboratory
University of Maryland at College Park
October 31 Planetary Exploration Missions
Dr. Loren Lemmerman
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
November 7 Issues in Air Traffic Control
Professor W. Hollister
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
MIT
November 14 Simulation of Particulate Flows of Newtonian and Viscoelastic Fluids
Professor Howard Hu
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics
University of Pennsylvania
November 21 Aircraft Maintenance at Northwest Airlines
Wayne Lammers
Northwest Airlines
November 28 No Seminar - Thanksgiving Holiday
December 5 No Seminar

REFRESHMENTS SERVED AFTER EACH SEMINAR IN 227 AKERMAN HALL.
Disability accommodations provided upon request.
Contact the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics : (612) 625-8000.