University of Minnesota
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Winter 1997 Seminar Series


Fridays 2:30 - 3:30 pm ** Room 225 Akerman Hall

January 10 Microstructural Evolution in Inhomogeneous Elastic Media
Professor Leo - University of Minnesota
Department of Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics
January 17 Ice Formation in Cells and Tissues During Freezing
Professor Bischof - University of Minnesota
Mechanical Engineering Department
January 24 Turbulence Transport Mechanism in the Stagnation Region of an Axisymmetric Impinging Jet Flow
Professor Koichi Nishino - Yokohama National University
January 31 Acoustic Testing of Model Turbofan Engine Exhaust Systems
Dr. Dean Long - ASE Fluidyne
February 7Flight Dispatching and Operations at Northwest Airlines
Tim Reid - Northwest Airlines
February 14 Modeling of Microstructures in Elastically Stressed Solids
Professor John Lowengrub - University of Minnesota
Department of Mathematics
February 21 Exchange of Biogenic Gases at the Air-Ocean Interface
Dr. Wade McGillis - Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
February 28The Fluid Mechanics of Volcanic Eruptions
Herbert Huppert - Cambridge University
Institute of Theoretical Geophysics
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
March 7 Modeling Rotorcraft Flight Dynamics
Professor H.C. Curtiss - Princeton University
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
March 14On the Physics and Modeling of Wall Turbulence
Professor Parviz Moin - Stanford University
Department of Mechanical Engineering & Center for Turbulance Research
April 18Exact Solutions in Compressible Finite Elasticity
Michael Carroll - Rice University
Dean of the George R. Brown School of Engineering
Professor in Mechanical Engineering
and Computational and Applied Mathematics

*Denotes change in date, room and/or time.

Disability accommodations provided upon request.
Contact Leslie Petrus : Secretarial Assistant. (612) 625-8000.