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The hydrodynamics of sea lion locomotion

Megan C. Leftwich, George Washington, University Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Friday, September 15, 2017
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Self-organization of helium precipitates into elongated channels under confinement within a metal nano-layer

Michael J. Demkowicz, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University

Friday, October 6, 2017
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Fluid modeling on three dimensional laser plasma interactions using FLAME-MD

Rui Yan, University of Science and Technology of China

Thursday, November 2, 2017
11:00 a.m.
Hopeman 224

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X-ray spectroscopy and Inertial Confinement Fusion

S. P. Regan, Laboratory for Laser Energetics, U. of Rochester

Friday, November 17, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Hot Electron Divergence Analysis in Particle-in-Cell Simulations and Comparison with OMEGA Experiments

Eli Borwick, MS Defense

Thursday, November 30, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Ultrafast Large-scale Neural Network Processor on a Chip

Daniel Lathrop, Professor of Physics, Professor of Geology, Two Cross-disciplinary Institutes: IREAP and IPST, University of Maryland

Friday, December 8, 2017
1:30 p.m.
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Quantitative Imaging of Ignition of Gaseous Mixtures

Stephanie A. Coronel

Friday, December 15, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Hopeman 224

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Physics of Urination and Digestion

Patricia Yang

Friday, February 2, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Vibration Stabilization of NIF-scale Direct Drive Cryogenic Targets

Ethan Burnham-Fay, PhD Defense

Friday, February 23, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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When granular flow modeling is simple, and when it isn't

Ken Kamrin

Friday, March 23, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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A Multifunctional Structures Approach for Deployable In-Space Optomechanics

Michael Echter, PhD Defense

Friday, March 30, 2018
9:00 a.m.
Hopeman 224

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Turbulence and waves in the presence of rotation and stratification*

Annick Pouquet,Research Scientist, Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, Boulder CO, Senior Scientist Emeritus, CISL/NCAR

Friday, March 30, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Rational design with inertia: particle migration and hairy surfaces

Kaitlyn Hood

Friday, April 20, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Crossing the Southern Ocean: Reconsidering the manner in which heat is transported across the Antarctic Circumpolar Current

Matthew Hecht, Senior Scientist, Computational Physics and Methods (CCS-2) group, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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An Integrated Approach for Alloy Design in Additive Manufacturing: Applications in the Marine Sector

Mohsen Mohammadi, Assistant Professor and Director, Marine Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence, University of New Brunswick

Friday, April 27, 2018
1:30 p.m.
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The Importance of Reference Fiducials in Freeform Design, Manufacturing, and Metrology

Timothy Lynch, MS Defense

Thursday, May 3, 2018
2:00 p.m.
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Large-Eddy Simulations and Reduced-Models of the Unsteady and Baroclinic Atmospheric Boundary Layer

Elie Bou Zeid, Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering , Princeton University

Monday, May 7, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Structure and Electronic Properties of Sodium at Multi-Hundred GPa Pressures

Xuchen Gong, PhD Qualifying Exam

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Hopeman 224

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Laser Processing Advanced Ceramics Used in Optical Applications

Allison Browar, PhD Qualifying Exam

Friday, May 18, 2018
1:00 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Alpha heating and ignition in inertially confined plasmas

Alison Christopherson, PhD Qualifying Exam

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
3:00 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Coupling and stability of interfacial waves in liquid metal batteries

Gerrit Maik Horstmann, Institut für Fluiddynamik, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden - Rossendorf e.V.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Hopeman 224

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Mechanically facilitated ion transportation in the mammalian hearing organ

Catherine Knox, MS Defense

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Hopeman 224

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Characterization of Subsurface Damage of Deterministic Microgrinding Silicon Carbide

Thomas Ryan Smith, MS Defense

Monday, July 30, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Hopeman 224

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