Elsevier Distinguished Lecture Series in Mechanics

Sponsored by Elsevier and the NJIT Granular Science Lab. Videos of some of these lectures are available at this ASCE website.

Further information, please contact Dr. Anthony Rosato.

Spring 2017 April 18,
10:45 a.m
University of Pennsylvania
Howard A. Stone
Princeton University
“Seeking Simplicity in the Flows of Complex”
Spring 2013 April 2, 2013
2:30-4:00 pm
GITC 1100 *
Prof. James Rice
Harvard University
“Materials Physics of Faults in Rapid Shear and Consequences for Earthquake Dynamics”
Webcast URL: http://live.njvid.net/njit
Spring 2012 April 11, 2012
2:30-4:00 pm
GITC 3710
Prof. Thomas J. R. Hughes
Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences
University of Texas at Austin
“Isogeometric Analysis”
Spring 2011 April 18, 2011
11:30am – 1pm
GITC 3730 & 3740
Prof. Sia Nemat-Nasser
University of California
“Managing Stress Waves Over Multi-frequencies by Micro-architectural Design of Materials”
Spring 2010 April 19, 2010
11:30am – 1pm
GITC 3730 & 3740
Prof. Howard Baum
Department of Fire Protection EngineeringUniversity of Maryland
“Simulating Fire Effects on Complex Building Structures”
Spring 2009 April 20, 2009
11:30am – 1pm
GITC 3710
Prof. John W. Hutchinson
Harvard University
“Thermal Barrier Coatings in Gas Turbine Engines: The Role of Fracture of Metal/Ceramic Interfaces”
Spring 2008 April 14, 2008
11:30am – 1pm
GITC 3730 & 3740
Prof. Jan Achenbach
Northwestern University
“Structural Health Monitoring – What is the Prescription”


*To watch videos on distinguished lectures in mechanics click on MaterialsToday