Events

PhD Thesis Defense: Margaret Wu

Monday, September 16, 2019, 5:00–7:00pm

Rm 201 (Rett's Rm), MacLean ESC

“Microstructure and Mechanical Performance of Fe40.2Ni11.3Mn30Al7.5Cr11 and Annealed Fe40.4Ni11.3Mn34.8Al7.5Cr6 with and without 1.1% carbon”

PhD Thesis Defense: Andrii Murdza

Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 10:00am

Rm 105, Cummings Hall

“Cyclic Loading of Ice”

PFAS and other contaminants of emerging concern in the waters of Cape Cod

Laurel Schaider, Research Scientist, Silent Spring Institute

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 1:30–2:30pm

Auditorium G, DHMC

Please join the Life Sciences Center for a seminar by the leader of the Silent Spring Institute’s water quality research on PFASs and other contaminants of emerging concern.

Social Impact Fair

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 4:30–6:30pm

Common Ground, Collis Center

Interested in making an impact on a pressing social issue? Come learn about the many ways you can get involved in the Upper Valley and beyond as a student, volunteer, or intern.

Community Lunch

Thursday, September 19, 2019, 11:30am–2:30pm

Dartmouth Green (rain location: Class of 1953 Commons)

The Dartmouth community is invited to celebrate the start of the school year with a free cookout and entertainment.

Jones Seminar: On the Use of Operations Research Methods

Karen Smilowitz, Krebs Professor in Industrial Engineering & Management Science, Northwestern U

Friday, September 20, 2019, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

Reconfiguration of public school attendance: Trade-offs between providing equitable access to high quality schools and minimizing travel distances to schools; new challenges.

PhD Thesis Proposal: Andrew Peterson

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 3:00–5:00pm

Rm 202, Cummings Hall

“Understanding the Deformation Behavior of Alumina-Forming Austenitic Stainless Steels”

Engineering-Physics Space Plasma Seminar

James Juno, University of Maryland

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 4:00–5:00pm

Wilder 202

"A Deep Dive Into the Distribution Function: Understanding Phase Space Dynamics Using Continuum Vlasov-Maxwell Simulations"

23rd Annual Dartmouth Engineering Career Fair

Thursday, September 26, 2019, 1:00–5:00pm

Thayer School of Engineering

Join us for Thayer's annual Career Fair when hundreds of students will gather to network with employers from across various industries.

Jones Seminar: CALPHAD—Building a Navigation System for Materials Design and Discovery

Wei Xiong, Director, Physical Metallurgy & Materials Design Lab, U Pittsburgh

Friday, September 27, 2019, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

An introduction to phase diagrams and CALPHAD (calculation of phase diagrams) and a description of on-going efforts to establish an integrated computational framework for CALPHAD-based accelerated materials discovery and design.

Board of Advisors Fall Meeting

Thursday, October 10, 2019–Saturday, October 12, 2019

Thayer School of Engineering

Thayer School's Board of Advisors will be on campus October 10th–12th for their seasonal meeting.

Jones Seminar: Pathology Image Analysis with Deep Learning

Saeed Hassanpour, Professor of Biomedical Data Science, Computer Science & Epidemiology, Dartmouth

Friday, October 11, 2019, 3:30–4:30pm

Rm 100 (Spanos Auditorium), Cummings Hall

A discussion of applications of deep learning for characterizing high-resolution microscopy images of cancerous and precancerous lesions as well as future directions for deep learning models for pathology image analysis.

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.

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