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PRISM Seminars - Spring 2010

Uncertainty Quantification and Model Validation in Mechanical System Behavior Prediction
Sankaran Mahadevan, Vanderbilt University
June 14, 2010

THz Sensor Science and Technology
Elliott Brown, UCSB
April 30, 2010

A Variational Approach to Mechano-Chemical Problems
Gabriela Venturini
April 8, 2010

Electrostatic Discharge in Capacitative RF-MEMS and its Role in Degradation and Failure
Alina Alexeenko, Purdue University
April 9, 2010

Quantitative Experiment Design for Highly Uncertain Biological Systems
Anne Rundell, Purdue University
April 2, 2010

Exploiting Non-Linearity and Coupling in Resonant Micro- and Nano Systems
Jeff Rhoads, Purdue University
March 26, 2010

Multiscale Modeling of Chemically Reacting Flows by Direct Simulation
Deborah Levin, Penn State
March 11, 2010

Advances in the Development of Immersed Boundary Methods
Sumanta Acharya, LSU
February 26, 2010

Overview of Research Done Over Summer 2009 at the Labs
Mike Snow and Metin Aktulga, Purdue University
February 19, 2010

Enabling Incompressible Flow Simulations with Large Times Step Sizes
Steve Dong, Purdue University
February 5, 2010

Nano Particle Technology for Reconfigurable MEMS Contact Surfaces
Dr. Andrey Voevodin, Technology Advisor for Thermal Science & Materials, AFRL
January 22, 2010
MRGN 121

Sensitivity Analysis, Uncertainty Propagation and Validation for Computational Models
Ben Blackwell, Blackwell Consulting, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Kevin Dowding, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico
January 14 & 15, 2010


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Matt Potrawski
Managing Director, PRISM Center
Purdue University
Birck Nanotechnology Center
1205 W. State St., Suite 2027
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088