Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

Graduate Seminars

Fall 2019 MIME Seminar Schedule

 Except where noted, seminars are 1:15 - 2:15 pm in the SSOE Seminar room (NI1027)

September 6 Faculty Research Introduction
September 13 Prof. Meysam Haghshenas, The University of Toledo MIME; Magnesium Nanocomposites: Energy-Saving Lightweight Materials of the Future
September 20 Prof Huseyin Sehitoglu, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; From Atoms to Products - Advances in the Shape Memory Alloy Field
September 27 Prof. Anju Gupta, The University of Toledo MIME; Graphene and Copper Nonporous Coatings for Phase Change Heat Transfer Applications
October 4

Mr. Vince DiPofi, College of Engineering Distinguished Alumnus

This seminar will be held in the SSOE Seminar from 12-1 pm

October 11

Fall Break, no seminar 

October 18

Prof. Ala Qattawi, The University of Toledo MIME; Systematic Understanding and Modeling of Manufactured Parts for Enhanced Mechanical Properties and Topological Configuration

October 25

Prof. Siamak Nejati, University of Nebraska Lincoln; Bottom-up Assembly of Polymeric Materials: Synthesis, Integration, and Applications 

November 1

Prof. Chirag Kharangate, Case Western; Investigation of Phase-Change Thermal Management Schemes 

November 8

Prof. Anish Tuteja, University of Michigan; Novel Ice-Shedding Surfaces

November 15

Prof. Hirotaka Sakaue, Notre Dame; Interdisciplinary Study on Fluid Mechanics and Functional Chemistry: Chemical Coating for Flow Measurement and Control

November 22

Prof. Andrej Lenert, University of Michigan; Changing the Color of Heat to Address Climate Change

December 6

Ms. Ashlie Flegel, NASA Glenn Research Center; NASA’s Icing Research: Past, Present, and Future



Past Seminars

Spring 2019

January 25 Clayton Chiarelott, University of Toledo Writing Center - Effective Visual Communications in Engineering
February 8 Laboratory Safety Training, Tim Niederkorn, UT Environmental Health and Radiation Safety
February 22 Vijay Goel, University of Toledo BioEngineering Department,  Collaboration Among Surgeons and Engineers is Essential for Innovative Medical Technologies
March 8 Spring Break - no seminar
March 15 TBD
March 22 Scott Steele - SWS Consulting - Opportunity Knocks: Biopolymer Technology and Packaging
March 29 Vicki Kurtz - Imaging Systems Technologies - A Home-Grown Toledo Technology Startup Story
April 5 TBD
April 12 Athula Kulatunga and Lash Mapa - Purdue University
April 19 Tentative MIME Research Day 2019
April 26 TBD

Fall 2018

September 7 Faculty Research Introduction   
September 21 Kashif Haque - UT Tech Transfer   
October 5 Alex Pankonien - Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) - 3D Printing for Validation of Multidisciplinary Design, Analysis, and Optimization (MDAO)
October 19 Dan Sutliff - NASA GRC - Fan Noise Research: Basic Theory and an Application
October 26 Sarka Malotova - Technical University of Ostrava - The contribution to cut-off of carbon and stainless steel
November 2 Othmane Benafan - Shape Memory Alloys and Actuation Applications
November 9 Master Student's Graduate Presentations
November 16 Sanjay Khare - Chair, Physics - Computational Materials Science
November 30 PhD student project presentations
Last Updated: 11/4/19