The Sidney E. Fuchs Seminar Series

Spring 2012

The Mechanical Engineering Alumni Achievement Award Lecture: "Mechanical Engineering: Different Paths to Success"

Roy O. Martin III (LSU BSME 1982; MBA 1985)
President and CFO
Roy O Martin Lumber Co.; Martin Timber Co.; Martin Companies

Poster Announcement - 4/5/2012, 3:30pm-4:30pm, Frank H. Walk Room

"Bone as a Structural Material: Multi-Length Scale Origins of its Fracture, Resistance and Biological Degradation"

Robert O. Ritchie
H.T. & Jessie Chua Distinguished Professor of Materials Science & Engineering, U. C. Berkeley
Member of the National Academy of Engineering
Senior Materials Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Poster Announcement - 3/30/2012, 3:30pm-4:30pm, Frank H. Walk Room

"Convective Heat Transfer in Gas Turbines"

Michael E. Crawford
Core Competency Owner for Heat Transfer, Fossil Power Generation Division
Siemens Energy Inc.
Professor Emeritus, The University of Texas Austin

Poster Announcement - 3/23/2012, 3:30pm-4:30pm, Frank H. Walk Room

"Turbulence and Stochasticity in High-Speed Reactive Flows"

Elain S. Oran
Senior Scientist for Reactive Flow Physics
Member of the National Academy of Engineering
US Naval Research Laboratory

Poster Announcement - 3/9/2012, 3:30pm-4:30pm, Frank H. Walk Room

La-SiGMA Joint Seminar: "Plasmonic Nanostructures: Artificial Molecules"

Peter Nordlander
Professor of Physics & Astronomy, and Electrical & Computer Engineering
Director, Rice Quantum Institute
Rice University

Poster Announcement - 2/24/2012, 3:30pm-4:30pm, Frank H. Walk Room

"Seven Sinful Problems in Mechanical Engineering"

Glenn B. Sinclair
Groves-Hodge Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Louisiana State University

Poster Announcement - 2/17/2012, 3:30pm-4:30pm, Frank H. Walk Room