Events

An Evening with Alexis Abramson

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 6:30–9:00pm

Boston, MA

Join fellow alumni, parents, and friends for a special evening to welcome Alexis Abramson as the 13th dean of Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth.

Jones Seminar: Optimizing Air Transportation

Cynthia Barnhart, Chancellor & the Ford Foundation Professor of Engineering, MIT

Friday, October 18, 2019, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

A review of the history of applying operations research techniques to problems in airline and air transportation system planning and operations, and current research opportunities in the field.

Engineering-Physics Space Plasma Seminar

Robyn Millan, Dartmouth

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 4:00–5:00pm

Wilder 202

"Recent Results and New Experiments for Understanding Energetic Electron Precipitation"

PhD Thesis Proposal: Alicia Everitt

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 8:00–10:00am

Jackson Conference Rm, Cummings Hall

“Electrical Impedance-based Monitoring for Intracranial Trauma”

Exploring the Realm of Power Electronics Based On Piezoelectric Resonators

Jessica Boles, PhD Candidate, MIT

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 3:00–4:00pm

Rm 232 (Jackson Conf Rm), Cummings Hall

The higher energy density and efficiency capabilities of practical, low-loss dc-dc converter implementations that utilize single piezoelectric resonators (PRs) as their only energy storage components.

Visionaries in Technology Speaker Series

Brenda Dietrich, The Geoffrion Family Professor of Practice, Cornell's School of Operations Research

Friday, October 25, 2019, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

Riding Data Waves: from ripples to tsunamis

PhD Thesis Proposal: Rachael Hachadorian

Thursday, October 31, 2019, 2:00–4:00pm

Radiation Oncology Conf Rm, DHMC 2nd floor

“Towards Absolute Dosimetry and Field Verification of Whole Breast Radiation Therapy Treatment using Cherenkov Imaging”

Jones Seminar: The Challenge and Potential for Low-Carbon Electric Power Systems

C. Lindsay Anderson, Marble Faculty Director for Energy & Professor of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell

Friday, November 1, 2019, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

How do we get there from here? The potential of demand side flexibility and the benefits of coordination of transmission and distribution in supporting a smart and sustainable energy system.