Spring 2021

Most seminars are Fridays at 2:30p.m. in Warren Weaver Hall Rm 1302.
Fall 2020 Semester seminars will be held on Zoom

Questions or comments? Please e-mail:  Leif Ristroph  

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Past Events

  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    4:10PM, Location TBA
    Physics of Cycling
    Christophe Clanet, CNRS, LadHyX, Ecole Polytechnique
  • Friday, December 4, 2020
    3:55PM, Location TBA
    Topological floppy modes in aperiodic networks and a mechanical duality theorem
    Xiaoming Mao, University of Michigan
  • Friday, November 20, 2020
    3:55PM, Location TBA
    Unsteady fluid fragmentation
    Lydia Bourouiba, MIT
  • Friday, November 13, 2020
    3:55PM, Location TBA
    Efficient sampling and optimization on manifolds for the modeling of macromolecular interactions
    Dima Kozakov, Stony Brook University
  • Friday, November 6, 2020
    3:50PM, Location TBA
    Topological statistics and defects in biological matter
    Jorn Dunkel, MIT
  • Friday, October 30, 2020
    3:45PM, Location TBA
    The (Un)known (Un)knowns of COVID-19 Transmission: A Fluid Dynamicist's Perspective
    Rajat Mittal, Johns Hopkins University
  • Friday, October 23, 2020
    3:30PM, Location TBA
    The Physics of Stinging
    Kaare Jensen, Technical University of Denmark
  • Friday, October 9, 2020 CANCELLED
    2:30PM, Location TBA
    Epidemic mitigation by statistical inference from contact tracing data
    Lenka Zdeborova, Institut de Physique Theorique, CEA/Saclay, (host: Vanden-Eijnden)
  • Friday, September 18, 2020
    2:30PM, Location TBA
    Collective Behaviour in Fish, Flow Sensing and PPE Design
    Siddhartha Verma, Florida Atlantic University, (host: Ristroph)
  • Friday, September 11, 2020
    2:30PM, Location TBA
    A coarse-grained model of microtubule hydrodynamics (and streaming flows in the fruit fly oocyte)
    David Stein, Flatiron Institute, (host: Shelley)