W. G. Pritchard Lab Seminar Series

Penn State University
Department of Mathematics
Mondays 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM   216 McAllister Bldg
( slot shared with PDEs/Numerics seminar )

Fall 2005

September 26th   Andrew Belmonte
Dept of Mathematics
Penn State University
How spaghetti breaks: stress waves and buckling in brittle rods   
October 3rd   Brian DiDonna
Institute for Mathematics and its Applications
University of Minnesota
Elasticity of inhomogeneous materials: relaxing the affine assumption   
October 17th   Becca Thomases
Courant Institute
New York University
Nonlinear elasticity and viscoelasticity   
October 31st   Wenwu Cao
Dept of Mathematics
Penn State University
Domain dependence of piezoelectricity in domain-engineered crystals   
November 14th   Jay Walton
Dept of Mathematics
Texas A & M University
Modeling fracture in materials with memory   
November 28th   Neil Ribe
Institut du Physique du Globe de Paris
University of Paris VI
All bent out of shape: buckling instabilities of fluid sheets and threads   


Past and future semesters

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If you have a speaker to suggest for this series, please contact Andrew Belmonte at belmonte "at" math.psu.edu