Events

Engineering in Medicine Lecture

Saaid Arshad, PhD Candidate, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth

Friday, September 22, 2017, 12:45–1:45pm

Room 118, Cummings Hall

“ECG-Gated Cardiac Electrical Impedance Tomography”

Jones Seminar: Realizing the potential of precision medicine with mobile sensing and analytics

Emre Ertin, Ohio State University, College of Engineering

Friday, September 22, 2017, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

This talk will describe our recent work in pairing rich probabilistic models with novel wearable sensor designs to dramatically expand the scale and quality of physiological data we can obtain in the field while minimizing the burden to participants.

Dartmouth Engineering Career Fair

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 1:00–5:00pm

GlycoFi Atrium & Great Hall

Thayer School's 21st annual career fair brings together students and employers to increase engagement and explore career opportunities in engineering.

PhD Thesis Defense: Song Chen

Friday, September 29, 2017, 11:30am–1:30pm

Rm. 201, MacLean ESC (Rett's Room)

“Design of a Time-resolved CMOS Image Sensor with High Conversion-gain Pixels and Pipelined ADCs for Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Microscopy”

Jones Seminar: Biophotonics for Imaging in Medicine and Surgery

Stephen Boppart, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Friday, September 29, 2017, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

Biophotonics is the science of how light interacts with living systems, and technologies that leverage biophotonics can be used solve problems that we face in medicine and surgery.

Board of Overseers Fall Meeting

Thursday, October 5, 2017–Saturday, October 7, 2017

Jackson Conference Room, Cummings Hall

Thayer School's Board of Overseers will be on campus October 5th–7th for their seasonal meeting.

Homecoming Weekend 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017–Saturday, October 7, 2017

This fun, fall weekend in Hanover features events for all ages.

Jones Seminar: Engineering challenges related to the development of the Arctic—Finnish perspective

Kari Kolari, Principal Scientist, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd.

Friday, October 6, 2017, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

Ice's interaction with structures such as fixed offshore structures and ships leads to great challenges from the viewpoint of ice engineering and applying research of ice mechanics.

Back to Class: Dartmouth’s Entrepreneurial Mindset—Bringing Research to Life

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 10:30–11:30am

Dartmouth Hall 105

Special Homecoming panel discussion: Thayer School Dean Joseph Helble will speak with Dartmouth faculty and alumni entrepreneurs.

Navigating the Turbulence of the Global Energy System

Arun Majumdar, The Jay Precourt Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University

Friday, October 13, 2017, 3:30–5:00pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

Thayer School's Visionaries-in-Technology Distinguished Speaker Series honors engineers and scientists whose insights have benefited humanity through revolutionary engineering solutions, paradigm shifting scientific advances, novel fields of inquiry, or policy shaping debate.

Jones Seminar: Emerging challenges in an ice-diminished Arctic

Andrew Mahoney, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Friday, October 20, 2017, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

We will consider problems that are unique and new to the Polar Regions and discuss the roles that geophysics, engineering and indigenous knowledge can play in helping society address them.

Jones Seminar: Microfluidics enabled fabrication technology and applications

Jing Fan, The City College of New York

Friday, October 27, 2017, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

Research efforts in developing a variety of functional micro-units using capillary microfluidics.

Jones Seminar: The Airport Capacity Crunch

Amedeo Odoni, MIT

Friday, November 3, 2017, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm. 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

The status of the ‘airport capacity crunch’ in the United States, Western Europe, China and Southeast Asia underscoring regional differences and the varying underlying causes of air traffic delays, as well as prospects for solutions.

Thayer Dean’s Council Meeting

Thursday, May 17, 2018–Friday, May 18, 2018

Jackson Conference Room, Cummings Hall

Annual meeting of the Thayer Dean's Council—an advisory group of young alumni.