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Eminent Scholar Lecture Series

2018 Series

All lectures (unless otherwise noted) are held in the Advanced Visualization Auditorium (CMC 147) with a reception and light refreshments.


Here is the slate of Eminent Scholars scheduled for Spring 2018.  As more information is available, this page will be updated.


January 26, 2018  2:00 to 3:00 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM

"Toward Simulation-Based Design of Particle Handling Processes"

jennifer curtis

Jennifer Sinclair Curtis
Dean, College of Engineering
University of California - Davis 
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February 9, 2018 2:00 to 3:30 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM

"Cornell Tech – A new campus in New York City focused on digital technology for the 21st century"

lance collins

 Lance Collins
Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering
Cornell University  
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February 23, 2018  2:00 to 3:30 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM

Is Climate Change a Science Problem or an Engineering Problem?

wayne clough

Wayne Clough
Secretary Emeritus of the Smithsonian Institution
President Emeritus of the Georgia Institute of Technology 
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March 9, 2018 2:00 to 3:30 PM Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM

Our World is Changing ... Are We?

julia ross

Julia Ross
Paul and Dorothea Torgersen Dean of Engineering
Virginia Tech  
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March 30, 2018 2:00 to 3:30 PM Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM

"Redefining Engineering in the Modern Age"

justin schwartz

Justin Schwartz
Harold and Inge Marcus Dean of Engineering
Penn State University  
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