University of Minnesota
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Fall 1998 Seminar Series


SEMINAR SCHEDULE

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

October 2

Control of Aerospace Engines
Andrea Braides
SISSA, Trieste, Italy 
 

October 9

Entry Guidance for the X-33 Advanced Technology Demonstrator
Prof. Ping Lu
Iowa State University

October 16

Controller Assistance over Terminal Area
Tom Davis
NASA Ames Research Center

October 23

Title: TBA
Prof. Emmanuel Detournay
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota

October 30

Vorticity Generation at Free Surfaces
Prof. Tom Lundgren
Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Minnesota

November 6

Chaotic Mixing and Segregation of Granular Materials
Prof. Julio M. Ottino
Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University

November 13

Title: TBA
Prof. Robert Kohn
Courant Institute, New York

November 20

Block Copolymers - Designer Soft Materials
Prof. Frank Bates
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota

November 28

NO SEMINAR- THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

December 4

Dynamic Shear-Dominated Intersonic and Supersonic Crack Growth in Bimaterials and Layered Systems
Prof. Ares Rosakis
Department of Aeronautics, California Institute of Technology


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.