Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Upcoming Seminars

Wednesday  Mar. 11, 2015
Extremely Difficult, Hard to Validate, Painful to Analyze (but Exciting!): Experiments Studying Radiation and Heat Transport of Laboratory Plasmas at near Astrophysical Conditions
Dr. Ronnie Shepherd
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS


Wednesday  Mar. 18, 2015
Plasma Wakefield Acceleration of Charged Particles
Dr. Patric Muggli
Max Planck Institute for Physics, Germany
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS

 
Past Seminars

Wednesday  Feb. 11, 2015
Asteroid Retrieval and Mining using High Power Electric Propulsion
Dr. Dan Goebel
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Wednesday  Jan. 28, 2015
Fowler-Nordheim, Field Emission and Field Enhancement
Dr. Donald Shiffler
The Air Force Research Laboratory


Monday  Jan. 26, 2015
First-Principles Simulations of Particle Acceleration at Astrophysical Shocks
Dr. Damiano Caprioli
Princeton University


Wednesday  Jan. 14, 2015
Reaching the Extremes of Planet Formation: Shockwave Experiments in the Giant Impact Regime
Prof. Sarah Stewart
UC Davis


Wednesday  Dec. 10, 2014
Noninvasive Measurements of Plasma Parameters Via Optical Emission Spectroscopy
Prof. Amy Wendt
University of Wisconsin-Madison


Wednesday  Nov. 19, 2014
Numerical Modeling of Flow Control with Electrical Discharges
Dr. Jonathan Poggie
The Air Force Research Laboratory


Wednesday  Oct. 15, 2014
The Role of Benchmark Tests Problems and Developing High Order Kinetic Methods
Prof. Andrew Christlieb
Michigan State University


Wednesday  Oct. 08, 2014
Low-Temperature Plasma Surface Interactions: Nanoscale Graphit-ic Film Formation, Atomic Layer Etching & Atm. Pressure Plasma Jet Modification of Biomolecules
Prof. Gottlieb S. Oehrlein
University of Maryland


Wednesday  Sep. 17, 2014
Experimental Exploration of Dynamic, Astrophysically-Relevant MHD Plasmas
Prof. Paul Bellan
California Institute of Technology


Friday  Jun. 20, 2014
Nonlinear, Nonstationary, Self‐organized Asymptotic States in High Energy Density Plasmas
Dr. Bedros Afeyan
Polymath Research, Pleasanton, CA


Wednesday  Mar. 12, 2014
Unusual Narrow Radiation Rings Observed by Van Allen Probes
Prof. Yuri Shprits
Skoltech (Russia), MIT, UCLA


Wednesday  Feb. 26, 2014
Laser Plasma Accelerators and MeV Photon Sources
Dr. Cameron Geddes
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory


Wednesday  Feb. 12, 2014
CANCELED: ITER: An International Project Aimed at Demonstrating the Scientific and Technological Feasibility of Fusion Energy
Dr. Ned Sauthoff
Oak Ridge National Laboratory


Friday  Feb. 07, 2014
Exploring the Physical Properties of Matter in Extreme Conditions (Joint NERS/MIPSE seminar)
Dr. Siegfried Glenzer
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory


Wednesday  Jan. 22, 2014
High Frequency Gyrotrons and Their Applications
Prof. Richard Temkin
MIT

 

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