USACM Virtual Summer Seminar Series

Open to all USACM Members and their students; registration required.  Details for each presentation will be sent one week prior to all USACM members.

*All times listed are Central Time
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June 11, 2020, 10am

 PresenterDr. Adrian Buganza Tepole, Purdue University

 TitlePredictive Models of Skin Through the Integration of Machine Learning and Computational Mechanics

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June 17, 2020, 2pm

Presenter: Dr. Steve WaiChing Sun, Columbia University

TitleSome applications of graph theory in data-driven multiscale mechanics

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June 25, 2020, 2pm

Presenter: Dr. John Evans, University of Colorado at Boulder

TitleData-Driven Turbulence Modeling and Simulation: From RANS to LES

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July 1, 2020, 2pm

Presenter: Dr. Pania Newell, University of Utah

TitleExamining fracture behavior in heterogenous poro-elastic media from nano to macro-scale

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July 9, 2020, 2pm

Presenter: Dr. Manuel Rausch, University of Texas at Austin

TitleImage- and experiment-based modeling of the forgotten right side: Right ventricle, tricuspid valve, and venous blood clot



July 16, 2020, 1pm

Presenter: Dr. Kai James, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

Title: Topology optimization of self-actuating shape-memory polymer mechanisms