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Fluid Mechanics Seminar - Spring 2012

Seminars are held on Mondays from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in Cullimore 611, unless noted otherwise. For questions about the seminar schedule, please contact Shahriar Afkhami.

Date Speaker and Title Host
Jan. 23 Bin Liu, Brown University
Helical swimming in viscoelastic and porous media
Yuan Young
Feb. 6 Lou Kondic, NJIT
Modeling thin film instabilities with application to liquid metals on nanoscale
Shahriar Afkhami
Feb. 13 Ricardo Barros, IMPA
Non-Boussinesq effects on the stability of stratified shear flows
Wooyuoung Choi
Feb. 20 Jean-Luc Thiffeault, University of Wisconsin
Simple models of stirring by swimming organisms
Yuan Young
Feb. 27 Roseanna Zia, Princeton University
Particle Motion in Colloids: Microviscosity, Microdiffusivity, and Normal Stresses
Shahriar Afkhami
Mar. 5 Meenakshi Dutt, Rutgers University
Harnessing Spontaneous and Self-Assembly to Design Biomimetic Functionalized Nanotube-Lipid Hybrid Structures
Lou Kondic
Mar. 19 Petia Vlahovska, Brown University
Nonlinear electrohydrodynamics of a viscous droplet
Yuan Young
Apr. 16 Yang Liu, Drexel
Convergence analysis of the immersed boundary method
Michael Siegel
Apr. 23 Trushant Majmudar, New York University
Experiments and Theory of Undulatory Locomotion in Structured Media
Yuan Young

Last Modified: Jan. 2012       *       Shahriar Afkhami       *