Seminar on Mechanical Science and Bioengineering
37th seminar
Date: Oct. 3 2008; Time: 13:30-14:30 Place: B203
First principles studies of Pt electrode in PEM fuel cell
Dr. Liang Qi
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, USA
36th seminar Date: July 23 2008; Time: 10:30-12:00 Place: D404-408
Bifurcations and chaos in a realistic model of the human cortex
Prof. Lennaert van Veen
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Arts and Science, Concordia University, Canada
35th seminar Date: July 16 2008; Time: 14:00-15:30 Place: Seminar room of Bioengineering (J_3F)
On the effective calcium diffusion in the cardiac dyadic space
Dr. Giuseppina Albano
Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Universita degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
34th seminar Date: June 2 2008; Time: 14:10-15:10 Place: C419-423
Feedback control of fluid flow and stochastic methods
Dr. Jerome Hoepffner
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Keio University
33rd seminar Date: June 2 2008; Time: 13:00-14:00 Place: C419-423
Transition delay in boundary layer flows: Stabilization of Tollmien-Schlichting waves by finite amplitude streaks
Dr. Luca Brandt
Linne Flow Centre, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) Stockholm, Sweden
32nd seminar Date: May 26 2008; Time: 16:00-17:00 Place: B201
Electrical measurement of biomacromolecules using NEMS/MEMS technologies
Associate Prof. Masateru Taniguchi
Department of Atomic Scale Science, Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University
31st seminar Date: May 12 2008; Time: 16:20-17:20 Place: A347
Fluid Dynamics in Materials Processing: From Performance Composites to Medical Devices
Dr. Koen S. Matthys
School of Engineering and Design, Brunel University West London
30th seminar Date: Mar. 18 2008; Time: 14:30-16:00 Place: D404-408
Transition in pipe flow: the dynamical role of finite-amplitude solutions
Dr. Yohann Duguet
School of Mathematics, University of Bristol
29th seminar Date: Mar. 18 2008; Time: 13:00-14:30 Place: D404-408
Geometry of boundary shear turbulence: a stroll through 61,506 dimensions
Prof. Predrag Cvitanovic'
Center for Nonlinear Science and School of Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology
28th seminar Date: Jan. 29 2008; Time: 13:30-14:30 Place: J308
Investigation on Protein Folding Dynamics by Time-Resolved Small Angle X-ray Scattering and Single Molecule Fluorescence Spectroscopy
Associate Prof. Satoshi Takahashi
Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University
27th seminar Date: Dec. 10 2007; Time: 13:00-14:45 Place: D404-408
Dissimilarity between Momentum and Heat Transfer
Prof. Kenji Katoh
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Osaka City University
26th seminar Date: Dec. 7 2007; Time: 13:00-17:00 Place: Sigma Hall
Frontier of Engineering Sciences in Mathematical Medicine
Prof. Satoyuki Kawano
Department of Mechanical Science and Bioengineering, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University
25th seminar Date: Dec. 5 2007; Time: 15:00-16:00 Place: B302
Neural control of movement
Prof. Pietro G. Morasso
University of Genova
24th seminar Date: Nov. 30 2007; Time: 14:30- Place: A347
Experience & explanations of EuMas Course, by a graduate
Mr. Tsuyoshi Morimoto
Biomedinal imaging and informatics laboratory, Department of Bioinformatics and Genomics, Nara Institute of Science and Technology
23rd seminar Date: Nov. 19 2007; Time: 16:30-17:30 Place: A304
Bioimaging and investigation of biological functions from cells to molecular level
Dr. Tadao Sugiura
Biomedinal imaging and informatics laboratory, Department of Bioinformatics and Genomics, Nara Institute of Science and Technology
22nd seminar Date: Nov. 5 2007; Time: 10:30-11:30 Place: A347
Using nanotopography to control and understand cell behaviour
Dr. Nikolaj Gadegaard
Centre for Cell Engineering, University of Glasgow, Scotland
21st seminar Date: Oct. 5 2007; Time: 15:30-16:30 Place: Sigma Hall
Jammology of self-driven particles
Dr. Katsuhiro Nishinari
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokyo
20th seminar Date: Sep. 7 2007; Time: 16:00-17:00 Place: Room J418
A brain image fusion for neurosurgery
Dr. Kyousuke Kamada
Department of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo
19th seminar Date: Sep. 7 2007; Time: 16:00-17:30 Place: Room A403
Elementary growth processes of protein crystals revealed by advanced optical microscopy
Specially Appointed Prof. Gen Sazaki
Department of Electrical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
18th seminar Date: July 26 2007; Time: 13:30-14:30 Place: Room D404-408
Interaction between the outer and inner layers for channel flow turbulence
Dr. Sadayoshi Toh
Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
17th seminar Date: July 20 2007; Time: 14:40-17:30 Place: Room B103
Scaling effect of thermo-fluid dynamics and the micro/nano technology
Prof. Shigenao Maruyama
Institute of Fluid Science, Tohoku University
16th seminar Date: July 10 2007; Time: 16:00- Place: Room A304
Non-smooth solitary wave solutions of the Degasperis-Procesi equation and their numerical aspect
Dr. Bao-Feng Feng
University of Texas-Pan American, USA
15th seminar Date: June 26 2007; Time: 13:30-14:30 Place: Room D404-408
Transition and Chaos in Flows
Prof. Shinichiro Yanase
Division of Industrial Innovation Sciences, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Okayama University
14th seminar Date: June 7 2007; Time: 14:00-15:00 Place: Room J308
EA4 is a protein with a built-in self-timer
Dr. Naoya Shibayama
Department of Physiology, Division of Biophysics, Jichi Medical University
13th seminar Date: Mar. 28, 2007; Time: 11:00-12:00 Place: Room A347
Prandtl's secondary flow in ducts with non-uniform cross sections
Dr. Alfredo Pinelli
Unidad de Modelizacion y Simulacion Numerica, CIEMAT, Spain
12th seminar Date: Mar. 12, 2007; Time: 13:30-15:00 Place: Room A347
3D Models of Blood Flow in the Cerebral-Vasculature
Prof. Timothy David
University of Canterbury
Head of Department, Director for the Centre for Bioengineering
11th seminar Date: Feb. 5, 2007; Time: 15:00-16:30 Place: Room D307
Recent developments on the dynamics of wall-bounded turbulence
Prof. Javier Jimenez
E.T.S. Ingenieros Aeronauticos, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid
Centre for Turbulence Research, NASA-Ames and Stanford University
10th seminar Date: Dec. 13, 2006; Time: 16:00-18:00 Place: Seminar Room J308
From Cluster to Grid Computing: An Introduction
Dr. Epifanio Tila Bagarinao, Jr
Research Fellow, Grid Technology Research Center,
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
9th seminar Date: Nov 14, 2006; Time: 160:0-17:00 Place: Seminar Room J308
CellML and the IUPS Physiome Project
Dr. David Nickerson
Division of Bioengineering, Faculty of Engineering
National University of Singapore
8th seminar Date: Nov 8, 2006; Time: 10:30-12:00 Place: Room A347
Direct numerical simulation of turbulent particulate flow
Dr. Markus Uhlmann
Dept. Combustibles Fosiles, CIEMAT, Spain
7th seminar Date: Oct 21, 2006; Time:14:00-15:00 Place: Lecture Room D122
Round versus flat: Morphology, rheology, and mechanosensing by bone cells
Dr. Rommel G. Bacabac, Postdoctoral Researcher
Dept. of Oral Cell Biology, ACTA-Vrije Universiteit,
The Netherlands
6th seminar Date: Sep 29, 2006; Time:15:00-16:00 Place: Lecture Room D122
Unstable Free Boundary Problems in Fluids and Some New Results in Fanno Flow
Dr. John R. Ockendon FRS
Oxford Centre for Industrial and Applied Mathematics,
University of Oxford, UK
5th seminar Date: Aug 28, 2006; Time:15:00-15:45 Place: Lecture Room A403
The Principles of Engineering Education
Prof. Emer. Hiroyuki Hashimoto
Auditor, Yokohama National University
4th seminar Date: Jul 25, 2006; Time: 15:00-16:00 Place: Lecture Room A304
Deformation and Fracture Behavior of Bulk Metallic Glasses under Impact Loading
Prof. Hyung-Seop Shin
School of Mechanical Engineering, Andong National University
3rd seminar Date: Jun 9, 2006; Time: 15:00-16:30 Place: Lecture Room A403
Biomechanics of the lung parenchyma: roles of collagen and mechanical forces in health and disease
Dr. Bela Suki
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University
2nd seminar
Date: Jun 5, 2006; Time: 10:30-12:00 Place: Lecture Room A403
Muscle recruitment in musculoskeletal analysis based on inverse dynamics
John Rasmussen, Associate Professor, Ph.D.
Institute of Mechanical Engineering, Aalborg University
1st seminar
Date: May 24, 2006; Time: 16:20-17:20 Place: Lecture Room D222
Vortex force on rigid and deformable bodies, with application to wakes and voiced speech
Professor Michael S. Howe
Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, Boston University