Engineering Seminar

Engineering Seminar 2016–2017

Seminar from Mar 29, 2017 – “Systems Biology Modeling to Predict the Dynamics of Signaling Pathways in Cancer”

Stacey Finley Seminar Flyer 3-29-17
Stacey D. Finley Seminar 3-29-17

Seminar from Mar 22, 2017 – “BioMEMS Applications for Non-Invasive Drug Delivery and Point of Care Diagnostics”

Kiana Aran Seminar Flyer 3-22-17
Kiana Aran Seminar 3-22-17

Seminar from Mar 8, 2017 – “Spread Spectrum Principles and Applications”

Ahmad Adib Shaar Seminar Flyer 3-8-17
Ahmad Adib Shaar Seminar 3-8-17

Seminar from Mar 1, 2017 – “Airway Mechanics in Chronic Lung Disease”

Mona Eskandari Seminar Flyer 3-1-17
Mona Eskandari Seminar 3-1-17

Seminar from Feb. 22, 2017 – “Fostering Real World Educational Environments – A Case for Ultrasonic Acoustics Research in Promoting Student Learning”

David Torello Seminar Flyer 2-22-17
David Torello Seminar 2-22-17

Seminar from Feb. 15, 2017 – “Bioinspired Propulsion for Water Exit:  Strategies from the Archer Fish”

Leah Mendelson Seminar Flyer 2-15-17
Leah Mendelson Seminar 2-15-17

Seminar from Feb. 8, 2017 – “Experiments in Environmental Turbulence: Understanding the Impact of Heterogeneities”

Ali Hamed Seminar Flyer 2-8-17
Ali Hamed Seminar 2-8-17

Seminar from Feb. 1, 2017 – “A Physics-based Test and Evaluation Methodology for High-fidelity Dynamic Thrust Measurements of Ground Tested Propulsion Systems”

Brian Olson Seminar Flyer 2-1-17
Brian Olson Seminar 2-1-17

Seminar from Jan. 25, 2017 – “From Monterey Bay to Autonomous Marine Vehicles to explore the Earth’s Oceans and
search for life on other planets and moons”

Steve Chien Seminar Flyer 1-25-17
Steve Chien Seminar 1-25-17

Engineering Seminar 2015–2016

Seminar from Feb. 24, 2016 – “Audio Hashprints:  Theory & Application”

Timothy Tsai Seminer Flyer 2-24-16 (PDF)
Timothy Tsai Seminar 2-24-16

Seminar from Feb. 17, 2016 – “Engines, Drivers, and Ethics: There’s More to Cars than Rush Hour”

Selina Pan Seminar Flyer 2-17-16 (PDF)
Selina Pan Seminar 2-17-16

Seminar from Feb. 10, 2016 – “Exciting Applications of Communications: From GPS to Multi Giga-bit/s Wireless Systems”

Alireza Mehrnia Seminar Flyer 2-10-16 (PDF)
Alireza Mehrnia Seminar 2-10-16

Seminar from Feb. 3, 2016 – “Fingerprint Sensor Integration in Cellular Handsets”

James Yeh Seminar Flyer 2-3-16 (PDF)
James Yeh Seminar 2-3-16

Seminar from Jan. 20, 2016 – “Technology and Marine Archaeology”

Timmy Gambin Seminar Flyer 1-20-16 (PDF)
Timmy Gambin Seminar 1-20-16

Engineering Seminar 2014–2015

Seminar from April 1, 2015 – “Give a Hand”

Maurice LeBlanc Seminar

Seminar from March 4, 2015 – “Engineering Management / Leadership:  The Need to Focus on the Whole”

John Norcross Seminar
John Norcross Seminar Flyer 3-4-15 (PDF)

Seminar from Feb. 25, 2015 – “Silicon after CMOS and CMOS after Silicon”

Brian Bryce Seminar
Brian Bryce Seminar Flyer 2-25-15 (PDF)

Seminar from Feb. 18, 2015 – “A Scalable Distributed MU-MIMO, Biggie Small Cells:  Mo’Cells Mo’ Problems”

Ryan Rogalin Seminar
Ryan Rogalin Seminar Flyer 2-18-15 (PDF)

Seminar from Feb. 11, 2015 – “A Charge-Based Approach in Disigning Analog Integrated Circuits”

Presented by: Susan Schober
Susan Schober Seminar Flyer 02-11-15 (PDF)
Susan Schober Seminar

Seminar from Feb. 4, 2015 – “Memories of the Future:  A Survey of Emerging, Non-Volatile Memory Technologies”

Presented by: Matt Spencer
Spencer Matt Seminar Flyer 02-04-15 (PDF)
Matt Spencer Seminar

Seminar from Nov. 19, 2014 – “Exciting Applications for Graphene Powder”

Presented by: Albert Dato
Dato Albert Seminar Flyer 11-19-14 (PDF)
Albert Dato Seminar

Seminar from Nov. 12, 2014 – “High Performance Trebuchet (Catapult) Development”

Presented by: Leonard Vance
Leonard Vance Flyer 11-12-14 (PDF)
Leonard Vance Seminar

Seminar from Nov. 5, 2014 – “Lasers, Beer, and the Ongoing Revolution in Photonic Sensors”

Presented by: Ben Ver Steeg ’98
Ver Steeg Ben Seminar Flyer 11-5-14 (PDF)

Seminar from Oct. 29, 2014 – “Does Engineering Management Matter?”

Presented by: Nabeel Gareeb ’86/87
Informational Flyer 10-29-14 (PDF)
Nabeel Gareeb Seminar

Seminar from Oct. 22, 2014 – “Activity-Based Scheduling of Science Campaigns for the Rosetta Orbiter: A Report on Operations ”

Presented by: Steve Chien
Informational Flyer 10-22-14 (PDF)
Steve Chien Seminar

Seminar from Oct. 15, 2014 – “Slum Housing – Building a Better ‘Shack'”

Presented by: John Livingston
Informational Flyer 10-15-14 (PDF)
John Livingston Seminar

Seminar from Oct. 8, 2014 – “Hydraulic Fracturing: Using Membrane Technology to Recycle Water”

Presented by: Jamie Hestekin
Informational Flyer 10-8-14 (PDF)
Jamie Hestekin Seminar

Seminar from Oct. 1, 2014 – “Transforming a Topology”

Presented by: Philip Vegdahl ’04
Informational Flyer 10-1-14 (PDF)
Philip Vegdahl Seminar

Seminar from April 9, 2014 – “My Two Decades of Riding the Waves of Computing Technology at Intel”

Presented by: Aakash Tyagi
Informational Flyer 4-9-14 (PDF)
Aakash Tyagi Seminar

Seminar from April 2, 2014 – “The Once and Future Computer”

Presented by: Matthew Spencer
Informational Flyer 4-2-14 (PDF)
Matthew Spencer Seminar

Seminar from February 19, 2014 – “Graphene: History, Synthesis, and Nanotechnology”

Presented by: Albert Dato, PhD
Informational Flyer 2-19-14 (PDF)
Albert Dato Seminar

Seminar from February 12, 2014 – “Materials Engineering in Flatland: How Do We See and Manipulate Materials That Are Only 1 Atom Thick?”

Presented by: Pinshane Huang, Cornell University
Informational Flyer 2-12-14 (PDF)
Pinshane Huang Seminar

Seminar from February 2, 2014 – “A Mudd Engineer’s Path Through a National Lab, Academic Research and Industry”

Presented by: Gregory Pomrehn ’04
PomrehnGregory04 _SeminarFlyer2-5-14 (PDF)
Seminar Video-N/A

Fall 2013

Seminar from October 2, 2013 – “An Asteroid for All Seasons”

Presented by: Rusty Schweickart, Astronaut on Apollo 9
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video (PDF)

Seminar from October 9, 2013 – “Manage Yourself and Others Will Follow”

Presented by: Robert M. Malchione
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video

Seminar from October 16, 2013 – “Lay In a Course!”

Presented by: Brian Kirkpatrick ’07
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video

Seminar from October 30, 2013 – “Project Budgeting & Estimating Techniques”

Presented by: James Hawley, Sr. Project Manager, Harvey Mudd College
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video

Seminar from November 13, 2013 – “What Every Engineer Should Know About Intellectual Property”

Presented by: Julio Loza ’93
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video

Seminar from November 20, 2013 – “Development of the Schick Hydro — an Example of the New Product Development Cycle”

Presented by: Gordon G. Krauss, Harvey Mudd College
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video: N/A

Engineering Seminar 2012–2013

Seminar from September 12, 2012 – Engineering Clinic Team Charter Workshop

Seminar Video – Not available

Seminar from September 19, 2012 – Engineering  Department Awards

Seminar Video – Not available

Seminar from September 26, 2012 – E-Portfolio

Seminar Video – Not available

Seminar from October 3, 2012 – “Getting Job Offers and Excelling Early in Your Career”

Presented by: Eric J. Roulo, Structural Mechanics Corporation
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from October 17, 2012 – “The Art of Science of Aviation Accident Reconstruction”

Presented by: Dr. Ken Orloff ’66
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from November 7, 2012 – “Utilizing the Mudd Experience in a Career Managing Environmental Cleanups and Clients

Presented by: Tim Wendler ’89, PE
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from November 14, 2012 – “Slum Housing – Building a Better Shack”

Presented by: John Livingston M.S.E.E., P.E., Former V.P. of Research, Development and Engineering at MiniMed (now Medtronic MiniMed).
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from January 28, 2013 – “Silent Speech Recognition, Brain Control of Prosthetics and the Challenges of Biological Signal Processing”

Presented by: Dr. Geoffrey Meltzner ’95, BAE Systems
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Video N/A

Seminar from January 30, 2013 – “Remote Sensing Technologies and the Managment of Underwater Cultural (& Natural) Heritage”

Presented by: Dr. Timmy Gambin, Department of Classics & Archeology, University of Malta
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from March 27, 2013 – “Overview of Chaos and Its Information Applications

Presented by: Dr. Christopher P. Silva, Senior Engineering Specialist Communication & Networking Division, The Aerospace Corporation
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from April 10, 2013 – “Integrated Circuit Design and Product Manufacturing”

Presented by: Karl Wang, Laspa Professor of Electrical Engineering Practice
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Engineering Seminar 2011–2012

Seminar from September 7, 2011– Engineering Clinic Team Charter Workshop
Information on Seminar

Seminar from September 21, 2011– Engineering Department Fall Awards
Information on Seminar

Seminar from October 19, 2011- Lessons from the BP Oil Sill in the Gulf of Mexico 2010, Presented by Alexander(Sandy) Cornelius, President of ASC Management Consulting
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video

Seminar from October 26, 2011- Isolation nof Circulating Tumor Cells Using A Microfluidic Vortex Generator
Presented by: Shannan Stott
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from November 9, 2011– Products Liability and Engineering Responsibility
Presented by: Joseph King, PhD, P.E.
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from November 16, 2011– Patent Strategy and Patenting Social Media
Presented by: Robert Hulse, Partner in the Intellectual Property Group at Fenwick & West LLP
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar From November 30, 2011– Medical Device Design, Development and Product Realization
Presented by: Jerome Jackson, Vice-President Research and Development, Stellartech Research Corp.
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from February 8, 2012- “The Diamond Principle: The CEO’s Common-Sense, Time-Tested 21st Century Guide to Making Can’t-Miss Decisions and Getting Things Done”, By David A. Bartholomew, Foreword by John A. Zachman
Presented by: David A. Bartholomew
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from February 29, 2012
Presented by: Zach Rubin  ’08 and Casey Schilling ’08
Informational Flyer (PDF)
No Seminar Video

Seminar from March March 20, 2012– “10 Years Looking Back”
Presented by: Ricky Lim ’02
Informational Flyer (PDF)
No Seminar Video

Seminar from March 28, 2012– “Research in Design Thinking and Cognitive Informatics”
Presented by: Jami J. Shah, PhD, Professor & Director, Design automation Lab Mechanical & Aerospace Eng, Ira Fulton College of Engineering, Arzona State University
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from April 18, 2012– “A Gehind-the-Scenes Look at Assessment in Engineering Design Education”
Presented by: Associate Professor Mary Kathryn Thompson, KAIST Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Informational Flyer (PDF)
Seminar Video

Engineering Seminar 2010–2011

Seminar from September 22, 2010 – Engineering Department Awards Ceremony
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from September 29, 2010 – Dr. Malcolm Lewis PE
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from October 6, 2010 – Drinking in the Name of Science
Presented by Ben Ver Steeg ’98
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from October 13, 2010 – Flight Test Engineering
Presented by Nathan Cook (Physics ’95)
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from November 10, 2010 – Value Analysis for Orbital Removal
Presented by Leonard Vance (Engineering ’83)
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from November 17, 2010 – Durable Low Cost Housing for the Urban Poor in Developing Countries
Presented by John Livingston P.E.
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from February 2, 2011 – Future Manned Submersible Technology – Why go there?
Presented by William Kohnen, President/CEO of SEAmagine Hydrospace Corp.
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from February 23, 2011 – Dying for an Interface: The Un-kept Promises of Computers in Medicine
Presented by Julian M. Goldman, M.D.
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from March 9, 2011 – Micro Feature Enhanced Sinter Bonding of Metal Injection Molded (MIM) Parts to Solid Substrate
presented by Thomas Martens, PhD
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from March 23, 2011 – Underwater Robotics: Field Explorations in Marine Biology, Oceanography, and Archeology
Presented by Christopher Clark, Associate Professor (CalPoly), PhD (Standford)
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from April 13, 2011 – Reconfigurable Architectures for Chip Multiprocessors
Presented by Matthew Watkins, Engr Visiting Professor
Informational Flyer (PDF)

Seminar from April 20, 2011 – Advancing Materials by Engineering Specific Strength
Presented by Jay C. Hanan, Asst. Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Oklahoma State University
Informational Flyer (PDF)