Seminars

Nov 30 – Seminar by Dr. Naomi Zimmerman: From Concentrations to Context – Translating Air Quality Data into Meaningful Outputs

Nov 30 – Seminar by Dr. Naomi Zimmerman: From Concentrations to Context – Translating Air Quality Data into Meaningful Outputs

As part of our Fall Department Seminar Series, Dr. Naomi Zimmerman’s talk will give an overview of different data treatment and modelling strategies used to measure air quality in complex real-world contexts, and generating outputs that are interpretable and actionable for user groups.

Nov 30 2023 | Seminar by Dr. Rajeev Jaiman: Computational Physics of Fluid-Structure Interactions – CFD + FEA with Scientific Machine Learning

Nov 30 2023 | Seminar by Dr. Rajeev Jaiman: Computational Physics of Fluid-Structure Interactions – CFD + FEA with Scientific Machine Learning

In our final 2023 Department Seminar, Dr. Rajeev Jaiman explores the use of machine learning in analysis of fluid-structure interactions, and applications in marine and aerospace engineering.

Nov 16, 2023 | Seminar by Dr. Kendal Bushe: The Uniform Conditional State model for turbulent reacting flows

Nov 16, 2023 | Seminar by Dr. Kendal Bushe: The Uniform Conditional State model for turbulent reacting flows

This Department seminar by Dr. Kendal Bushe will review challenges and solutions in numerical simulations of turbulent reacting flows, exploring the Uniform Conditional State approach.

Nov 2, 2023 | Seminar by Dr. Jasmin Jelovica: Metallic lightweight structures in ships

Nov 2, 2023 | Seminar by Dr. Jasmin Jelovica: Metallic lightweight structures in ships

As part of our Fall Department Seminar Series, Dr. Jasmin Jelovica will present his talk “Metallic lightweight structures in ships: Reduced order models for analysis and global optimization.” Dr. Jelovica will review the use of computational techniques to perform structural analysis and optimization in ship design.

MEL CEEN Seminar: The World of Hydrogen Technology – September 16, 2021 – Ben Nyland, Loop Energy

MEL CEEN Seminar: The World of Hydrogen Technology – September 16, 2021 – Ben Nyland, Loop Energy

MEL CEEN Seminar: The World of Hydrogen Technology Speaker: Ben Nyland, President and CEO of Loop Energy When: Thursday, September 16, 2021  |  9:00 AM (PST) Registration: https://ubc.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5wrdOChrz8tHNLrhJw_Q5lWrb1iTiWfa9pQ This seminar is part of the MEL & MHLP Clean Energy Engineering (CEEN) Seminar Series The world is moving quickly toward an electrified, zero-emissions, and carbon-neutral future. […]

The Role of Ecological Sanitation as a Climate Change Solution – Feb 9, 2020 – Dr. Rebecca Ryals
Universal Well-Being Within Planetary Boundaries – Jan 26, 2021 – Dr. Julia Steinberger

Universal Well-Being Within Planetary Boundaries – Jan 26, 2021 – Dr. Julia Steinberger

WEBINAR: The Ultimate Engineering Challenge: Universal Well-Being Within Planetary Boundaries Speaker: Dr. Julia Steinberger, University of Leeds When: Tuesday, 26 January 2021 | 12:30 – 1:30 PM Registration: Free, please register here Presented as part of Sustainable, Resilient and Equitable Re-Start, an online, bi-weekly seminar series focused on how we can work towards more sustainable, […]

Robotics – Evolution, Myths, Realities, and Current Trends – Jan 15, 2021 – Dr. Clarence de Silva

Robotics – Evolution, Myths, Realities, and Current Trends – Jan 15, 2021 – Dr. Clarence de Silva

WEBINAR: Robotics – Evolution, Myths, Realities, and Current Trends Speaker: Dr. Clarence de Silva, University of British Columbia This is a talk organized by the Sri Lanka Section of Cambridge Circle. When: Friday, 15 January 2021 | 8:00 PM PST Where: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/62401417064?pwd=R0RIc1l2NGE0U2RKdG14UWtlT3JoQT09  |  Meeting ID: 624 0141 7064  |  Passcode: 158911  | Participants can join […]

Synthetic Organic Chemistry in Water – Jan 12, 2021 – Bruce H. Lipshutz

Synthetic Organic Chemistry in Water – Jan 12, 2021 – Bruce H. Lipshutz

WEBINAR: Synthetic Organic Chemistry in Water Speaker: Dr. Bruce Lipshutz, UC Santa Barbara When: Tuesday, 12 January 2021 | 12:30 – 1:30 PM Registration: Free, please register here Presented as part of Sustainable, Resilient and Equitable Re-Start, an online, bi-weekly seminar series focused on how we can work towards more sustainable, resilient, and equitable restart […]

Infrastructure Resilience Under Climate Uncertainty – Nov 17, 2020 – Dr. Costa Samaras

Infrastructure Resilience Under Climate Uncertainty – Nov 17, 2020 – Dr. Costa Samaras

WEBINAR: Infrastructure Resilience Under Climate Uncertainty Speaker: Dr. Costa Samaras, Carnegie Mellon When: Tuesday, 17 November 2020 | 12:30 – 1:30 PM Registration: Free, please register here Presented as part of Sustainable, Resilient and Equitable Re-Start, an online, bi-weekly seminar series focused on how we can work towards more sustainable, resilient, and equitable restart following […]