Fluid Dynamics Seminar Series

Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Center for Applied Mathematics and Statistics,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Fall 2007

Seminars are held on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. in 611 Cullimore Hall, unless noted otherwise.  Faculty are encouraged to bring students as most of the seminars will include a short introduction at the beginning. For questions about the seminar schedule, please contact Yuan-Nan Young (yyoung@oak.njit.edu). 


Speaker and title

September 17th

David Saintillan, Courant, New York University
Title: Instabilities and dynamics in active suspensions: direct numerical simulations and kinetic theory (abstract)

October 1st

Xiaoyu Luo, Department of Mathematics, University of Glasgow
Title: The cascade structure of linear stability in collapsible channel flows (abstract)
Sheldon Wang

October 15th

Navida Gupta, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of New Hampshire
Title: Marangoni Stresses at Deforming Interfaces (abstract)

October 22th

Amy Shen, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Washington University in St Louis
Title: Hydrodynamics of Complex Fluids at Small Length-Scales (abstract)

October 29th

Erik Hobbie, NIST, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Title: Shear Banding in Carbon Nanotube Networks (abstract)

November 5th

Bin Liu, Courant, New York University
Title: Two problems in the dynamics of thermal feedback (abstract)

November 12th

Prosenjit Bagchi, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Rutgers University
Title: Computational modeling and simulation of cell transport, deformation, adhesion, and rolling in flowing blood (abstract)

November 20th (NOTE Special Time)

Norman Zabusky, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Rutgers University
Title: Waves and Fluids: Simulation, Visualization and Analytics (abstract)
Robert Miura

November 26th

Robert Krasny, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Title: Lagrangian Simulations of Fluids and Plasmas (abstract)
Mike Siegel