All Events

Apr 29

ECE Seminar (EE290): 5 things I wish I knew when I decided to start a company

Laura Mather
Chief Executive Officer, Board Director and Entrepreneur

Abstract: Starting a company can seem both exciting and daunting.  But you never know what it’s like until you do it.  In this talk, Laura Mather (founder of two companies) will talk about the things she wished she had known before “diving in”.  Topics that will be covered include... Read More

Apr 22

ECE Seminar Series (EE290) Land use in renewable energy planning

Grace Wu
Conservation Research Fellow

Abstract Ambitious low-carbon transitions are underway in many jurisdictions, requiring the large-scale expansion of renewable energy. Simultaneously, growing energy demand in emerging economies is being met with rapid energy development, with the declining costs of wind and solar technologies... Read More

Apr 18

Defense: Magneto-Elastic Dynamics in Nanomagnetic Metamaterials

Cassidy Berk
PhD Candidate (Advisor: Holger Schmidt)

Abstract:  5000 years ago cuneiform was imprinted on clay tablets in order to store information in Mesopotamia. The necessity to store information was due to the increasing complexity of civilizations which evolved after the Neolithic revolution. Today magnetic materials are used in order to... Read More