Mechanical Engineering Seminars

Seminars in 2018

Time/DateSpeakerTalk TitleLocation
Thu, 17 May 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Prof. R. E. García
Lithium Dendrite Growth in Rechargeable Batteries
E530, Level 5, Mechanical Engineering Wing
Thu, 10 May 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Prof. K. B. Alexander
The Trampoline Story
E530, Level 5, Mechanical Engineering Wing
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 14:00:00 NZDT
Patricio Gallardo, PhD Candidate
Geographic Economic accessibility (GEA) for freight transport
E530 (Engineering Core Bldg)
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 16:00:00 NZDT
Dr Tom Davies, Emeritus Professor
A Novel Low Energy Defrost Process for Aircoils
E5 (Engineering Core Bldg)
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 14:00:00 NZDT
Prof. M. W. Zehn (1) & Dr. D. Marinkovic (2)
FE Real-Time Simulation with Conventional Hardware Tools – Elements, Algorithms, and Examples
E7 (Engineering Core Bldg)
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 14:00:00 NZDT
Prof Manfred W Zehn
TU Berlin a Brief Introduction. Teaching and Research at the Chair of Structural and Computational Mechanics
E16 (Engineering Core Bldg)
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:15:00 NZDT
Abdulrahman Jasim Al-Behadili
A novel way to measure the rheology of liquids
Engineering Core Meeting Room 2 (Room 128)
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 11:15:00 NZDT
Shaun Davidson, PhD-Candidate
Real-Time, Non-Additionally Invasive Metrics of Cardiovascular Performance in Critical Care: A Model-Based Framework
Eng Core Meeting Room 2

Seminars in 2017

Time/DateSpeakerTalk TitleLocation
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 14:00:00 NZDT
Billy Fitton, PhD-cand
Exploring existing physiological models for short intermittent exercise
Core – Meeting Room 1
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:00:00 NZDT
Sean Ji, PhD-cand
Optimising Manufacturing Industrial Production Layout for Occupational Health and Safety- Plant Systems Engineering for Productivity, Occupational Health and Safety
E14
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:00:00 NZDT
Billy Fitton, PhD-cand
The characterisation of bicycle tyres and their impact on event performance for athletes of differing abilities
E12
Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:30:00 NZDT
Sabrina Schleich
Application and effect of biomimetic coating on magnesium alloys
Eng Core 128 Meeting Room 2
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:00:00 NZST
Arion Pons
Modelling morphing-wing supermanoeuvrability
E13
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:00:00 NZST
A/Prof Daniel Lewis
A Framework to Study Heterogeneous Factors that Influence Grain Growth
E12
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:00:00 NZST
Prof Ian Baker
The Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Alumina- Forming Austenitic Stainless Steels
E14
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:00:00 NZST
Prof Thomas Sattel
Integrated Smart Material Actuators for Medical Devices
E14 (Engineering Core Bldg)
Fri, 02 Jun 2017 09:30:00 NZST
Pablo G.T. Lepe, PhD candidate
The Electrospinnability of Saccharides
E12
Thu, 18 May 2017 15:00:00 NZST
A/Prof Digby Symons
A Personalized Medicine Approach to the Design of Dry Powder Inhalers: Selecting the Optimal Amount of Bypass
Eng Core 129, Meeting Room 1
Fri, 05 May 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Prof J.M. Floryan
Effect of Distributed Surface Roughness on the Laminar- Turbulent Transition
Engineering Core Meeting Room 1
Thu, 04 May 2017 15:00:00 NZST
Prof Yuris Dzenis
Simultaneously Strong and Tough Continuous Nanofibers
E12
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:00:00 NZDT
Prof Alec Groysman
The Role of Corrosion Management in Prevention of Corrosion Failures
E12 (Engineering Core)

Seminars in 2016

Time/DateSpeakerTalk TitleLocation
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:00:00 NZDT
Prof. Simon Bickerton
Mass Production of Advanced Composites for the Automotive Industry – Experiences with the BMW Group
HP Seminar Room, John Britten BLDG
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:00:00 NZST
Arion Pons
Supermanoeuvrability in a morphing-wing system
Erskine 240
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:00:00 NZST
Alex Gorrie
Optimisation of solar desalination process
Kirkwood KH05
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 10:00:00 NZST
Abbas TAMADON, PhD student
Multiphysics Modelling of Bobbin Friction Stir Welding Process
Erskine Bldg, Room 101
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:00:00 NZST
Prof AL Yarin
Cooling High-Power Microelectronic Devices in Ground and Space Applications Using Nanofibers and Nanoparticles
Foyer of John Britten Bldg
Thu, 26 May 2016 12:20:00 NZST
Prof Kefu Liu
Energy Harvesting Using a Nonlinear Energy Sink
HP Seminar Room, John Britten Bldg
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 09:00:00 NZDT
Amy McLeod
Carburized Ethylene Pyrolysis Tubes – An Analysis of the Relationship between Microstructure, Creep Performance, and Magnetic Response
Erskine 101
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:00:00 NZDT
Mr Craig Brice, PhD cand.
Additive Manufacturing for Spaceflight Applications
Erskine 101
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:00:00 NZDT
Prof Christian Puttlitz
Bone Fracture Healing: How It Is Altered in Outer Space and Sensor Development for Detecting Aberrant Healing
Erskine Bldg., Room 101
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:00:00 NZDT
Anja Eva Maria Schmerbauch
Tree-to-tree robot: Investigation of full-scale feasibility and design concept for the maximum robot size
Erskine Bldg, Room 031
Tue, 23 Feb 2016 10:45:00 NZDT
Katharina Dormanns, PhD Candidate
Computational Models of Neurovascular Coupling
Undercroft Meeting Room 101 (below the main library)
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 11:00:00 NZDT
Jan Dormanns, PhD-candidate
All-Cellulose Composite Laminates: The Processing-Structure- Property Relationships from the Macro- to the Nanoscale
Erskine 111

Past Seminars in 2015