Granular Sand by Julien Chopin, PhD Candidate in Physics

Spring 2009 Clark Physics Colloquium Schedule

Wednesdays, 4:15 pm, Sackler Sciences Center, Room S-122 (unless otherwise noted)

Date Speaker Institution Title Host
January 21 Kyuil Cho Clark Ph.D. Dissertation Defense Agosta
January 28        
February 4, 1:30 pm Ken Kamrin Harvard A continuum model for the deformation of granular materials Kudrolli
February 11        
February 18 Zvonimir Dogic Brandeis Chiral Self-assembly of Rodlike Molecules Kudrolli
February 25 Brittany Morgan Clark University/UMass Medical Center Master's Thesis Defense Landee
March 4 Spring Break      
March 11        
March 18 March APS Meeting      
Friday, March 27, 3:00 pm Jun Zhang New York University Reversed flapping flight and inverted
hydrodynamical drafting
April 1 K. Daly Clark University Modeling the Soft Geometry of Biological Membranes - Research Proposal  Mukhopadhyay
April 8        
April 15 Shubha Tewari UMass-Amherst Simulations of dense gravity-driven granular flows Gould
April 22 and April 24 (if needed) Academic Spree Day/Senior Honors Presentations      
April 29 Eric Frederick UMass - Lowell Reducing artifacts in dynamic MRI movies using a spline interpolated sliding window technique Landee