Events

Dartmouth Engineering Career Fair

Thursday, September 29, 2016, 1:00–5:00pm

GlycoFi Atrium & Great Hall

Thayer School's 20th annual career fair brings together students and employers to increase engagement and explore career opportunities in engineering.

Engineering in Medicine Lecture: Prostatic Margin Assessment Using Electrical Impedance

Aditya Mahara, PhD Candidate, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth

Friday, September 30, 2016, 12:45–1:45pm

Room 118, Cummings Hall

Jones Seminar: Discrete Kinetic Theory and Computation for Fluid Flows and Beyond

Hudong Chen, Senior Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer, Exa Corporation

Friday, September 30, 2016, 3:30–4:30pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

The basics of kinetic theory and lattice Boltzmann Methods, including essential ingredients for recovering various hydrodynamic regimes via proper discretizations. Examples of the impacts of a new computational fluid dynamics approach will be included.

Physics and Astronomy Space Plasma Seminar

Anthea J. Coster, MIT Haystack Observatory

Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 3:30–4:30pm

Wilder 111

"Capitalizing on Embedded Information in Global Navigation Satellite System Observations"

PhD Thesis Defense: Saleh Masoodian

Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 9:30–11:30am

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

“Readout Circuits for Quanta Image Sensors”

Jones Seminar: Molecular Biophotonics for Tumor Detection and Therapy Guidance

Jonathan T.C. Liu, Director, Molecular Biophotonics Laboratory, University of Washington

Friday, October 14, 2016, 3:30–4:30pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

Advances with the potential to revolutionize patient care by enabling early cancer detection along with tools to guide various interventions. 

Visionaries in Technology: Thayer Distinguished Speaker Series

Jeannette Wing, Corporate VP, Microsoft Research

Friday, October 21, 2016, 3:30pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

"Computational Thinking: My vision for the 21st Century"

Jones Seminar: Lateral Field Excited Acoustic Wave Sensing Platform

John Vetelino, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maine

Friday, October 28, 2016, 3:30–4:30pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

Review of different acoustic wave sensing platforms, the theory and application of the LFE platform in detecting chemical and biological analytes, and ongoing and future research is presented.

Homecoming Weekend 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

Our fun, fall weekend in Hanover will feature events for all ages.

FIRST® LEGO® League Qualifier Tournament

Saturday, November 12, 2016, 8:30am–3:30pm

Thayer School of Engineering

Each fall, Thayer hosts the FIRST® LEGO® League qualifier event, a robotics competition that introduces young students (grades 4-8) to the excitement of science and technology.

Thayer Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner

Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 5:30–7:00pm

The Great Hall, Cummings Hall

A traditional Thanksgiving feast for Thayer School students, faculty and staff.

Thayer Alumni Weekend 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017–Sunday, May 7, 2017

MacLean ESC, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth

Save the date! Celebrating 150 years of Dartmouth engineering.