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SEMINAR SERIES

MIPSE sponsors a seminar series, inviting leading international researchers to the UM campus. MIPSE also co-sponsors seminars with departments on topics related to PSE.

Upcoming Seminars

Past Seminars

Fall 2014

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Date,
Time, Location

Speaker (Affiliation)

Title, Abstract

Wednesday
17 September 2014
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1200 EECS

Prof. Paul Bellan
California Institute of Technology

Experimental Exploration of Dynamic, Astrophysically-Relevant MHD Plasmas

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Wednesday
8 October 2014
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1200 EECS

Prof. Gottlieb Oehrlein
University of Maryland

Graduate Student Symposium - Special Seminar

Wednesday
15 October 2014
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1200 EECS

Prof. Andrew Christlieb
Michigan State University

The Role of Benchmark Tests Problems and Developing High Order Kinetic Methods

Wednesday
19 November 2014
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1200 EECS

Dr. Jonathan Poggie
The Air Force Research Laboratory

Numerical Modeling of Flow Control with Electrical Discharges

Wednesday
10 December 2014
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1200 EECS

Prof. Amy Wendt
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Noninvasive Measurements of Plasma Parameters Via Optical Emission Spectroscopy


Winter 2015

Date,
Time, Location

Speaker (Affiliation)

Title, Abstract

Thursday
15 January 2015
3:30 - 4:30 pm

Prof. Sarah Stewart-Mukhopadhyay
UC Davis

Wednesday
28 January 2015
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Dr. Donald Shiffler
The Air Force Research Laboratory

Wednesday
11 February 2015
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Dr. Dan Goebel
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Wednesday
11 March 2015
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Dr. Ronnie Shepherd
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Wednesday
18 March 2015
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Dr. Patric Muggli
Max Planck Institute for Physics, Germany

In appreciation of their wonderful seminars, MIPSE speakers are presented with the official "MIPSE Mug".

Paul Bellan

Paul Bellan with Mark Kushner, 09/17/2014