PSU Mark
Eberly College of Science Mathematics Department

The Pritchard Lab Seminar (2007 Archive)

Mondays from 11:15am to 12:15pm in MB106

The Pritchard Lab seminar provides a flexible forum in which scientists of all disciplines can present research problems to which mathematics might contribute. It is sponsored by and associated with the W. G. Pritchard Fluid Mechanics Laboratory, and is held in 315 McAllister Building.
DateSpeaker(s)Title
10 Sep 2007William D. Ristenpart
School of Engineering & Applied Sciences
Harvard University
Electrohydrodynamics and epitrochoids: dynamic pattern formation of micron-scale objects near electrodes
1 Oct 2007Nancy Sottos
Dept of Material Science & Engineering
University of Illinois
Self-healing materials systems: mechanics meets chemistry
8 Oct 2007Orlin D. Velev
Dept of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
North Carolina State University
On-chip droplet and particle manipulation by electric fields: applications in microfluidics and colloidal assembly
15 Oct 2007Andrew Belmonte
Dept of Mathematics
Penn State
Standing waves on moving bubbles
5 Nov 2007Timothy Reluga
Dept of Mathematics
Penn State
Population games for vaccination and epidemiology
3 Dec 2007Steinn Sigurdsson
Dept of Astronomy & Astrophysics
Penn State
Planet formation dynamics: growth, migration, and the dozy-doe
10 Dec 2007Jean-Luc Thiffeault
Dept of Mathematics
University of Wisconsin
Stirring and mixing: topology, optimization, and those pesky walls
Archives 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
Summ 01~ Fall 01~ Spr 02~ Fall 02~ Spr 03~ Fall 03~ Spr 04~ Summ 04~ Fall 04~ Spr 05~ Fall 05~ Spr 06~ Fall 06
If you have a speaker to suggest for this series, please contact Andrew Belmonte (belmonte "at" math.psu.edu) or Tim Reluga (treluga "at" math.psu.edu)