Distinguished Speaker Seminars

The Department of Mechanical Engineering hosts a series each year featuring distinguished speakers in their related fields. Speakers come from all over the country from various schools and industries to present their ground-breaking research. Some speakers have even come from other countries. A reception follows each seminar. This Fall seminars will be held on Fridays, 3:00* pm (reception @ 4:00 pm), in the Warnock Engineering Bldg. (WEB) 2230. Please help spread the word that all are invited. (*unless otherwise noted)


2014-2015 Speakers

Larry-DeVries-thumbnailSept. 5: K. L. DeVries, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor,  Dir., Fracture & Adhesives Lab, Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah

A Walk Down Memory Lane: Successes and Frustrations: Prof. DeVries sees himself as a research opportunist and will discuss various developments produced over the years learning to take advantage of opportunities that arose in our ever changing world.


2013-2014 Speakers