Events

Cornell’s Lynden A. Archer discusses cost-effective and efficient storage of energy at the 2020 Winter Distinguished Lecture

February 03, 2020
Lynden A. Archer is the James A. Friend Family Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and David Croll Director of the Cornell Energy Systems Institute. Archer’s lecture, “Breaking Rules for Cost-Effective Storage of Energy,” focused on how rechargeable electrochemical cells based on earth-abundant metallic anodes offer the potential for transformative advances in cost-effective storage of electrical energy.

Spring Distinguished Lecture: Soft Haptics and Soft Robotics

April 29, 2019

Stanford University’s Dr. Allison Okamura, this quarter’s College of Engineering Distinguished Lecture speaker, shared what she and her students have discovered through their research on soft haptics and robotics. Okamura’s presentation was delivered in the Student Community Center on April 15, 2019 to a full room of students, staff, and faculty.

Okamura presented projects that featured haptic devices for medical simulation, flexible patient-specific medical robots and biologically-inspired robot growth.

Carnegie Mellon’s David Dzombak continues 2018-19 distinguished lecture series with U.S. water, climate research

January 28, 2019
Dr. David Dzombak, Hamerschlag Professor and Department Head of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University spoke at this quarter’s College of Engineering Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, January 24. He delivered his lecture in the Student Community Center to a full room of faculty, staff, undergraduates and graduate students all interested in the nation’s vast and varying water landscape.

Sanjit Mitra Lecture: Future of Digital Signal Processing

October 30, 2015

November 06, 2015
12:00 am to 1:00 am

Dr. Sanjit Kumar Mitra will speak on “Digital Signal Processing: Road to the Future” at 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 5, 2015 in Room 1003 of Kemper Hall on the UC Davis campus. A reception will follow the lecture, from 5-6 p.m.

Annual Engineering Design Showcase Highlights Innovative Student Projects

May 29, 2015

Imaginative student engineers will dazzle campus colleagues and the general public when the UC Davis College of Engineering hosts its fifth annual Engineering Design Showcase from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, June 4, at the ARC Pavilion.

The event will feature senior projects developed by 141 teams, collectively involving 576 students. The many displays and prototypes will include ambitious endeavors in aerospace, mechanical engineering, medical and veterinary technology, electronics, chemical engineering and more.