Spring 2015 CEE Graduate Student Seminar Schedule

Fridays 12:50pm-1:40pm

Date Speaker Room Title/Topic
1/23Ian, Luke and KarenKalkin 002"Using Differential Evolution for Constrained Optimization of Floodplains in HEC-RAS" "Implications of Driving Style and Road Grade for Accurate Vehicle Activity Data and Emissions Estimates"
1/30Robert CaulkKalkin 004Thesis proposal: "Shallow and Deep Geothermal Resource Sustainability"
2/6Rafael VillamorPerkins 107Thesis proposal: "Geomechanical characterization of Marcellus shale for sustainable energy production"
2/13Jim DunsheeKalkin 004
2/20Roy SchiffKalkin 004"The Vermont River Sensitivity Coarse Screen"
2/27Saghar SadeghKalkin 004"Thesis proposal: "The impact of Network and demand dis-aggregation on resiliency metrics for a transportation network and day-to day variability in individual's rural travel behavior in different season."
3/6Spring Break
3/13Kalkin 004
3/20Maria PerakiKalkin 004"Electrodialysis: An application for the environmental protection in shale-gas extraction"
3/27Scott HamshawKalkin 004Dissertation Proposal: "Characterization and forecast of catchment suspended sediment dynamics using Bayesian and artificial neural networks"
4/3Nima RahbarKalkin 004
4/10Kristen UnderwoodKalkin 004Dissertation Proposal
4/17Kalil ErazoKalkin 004"Bayesian filtering in nonlinear structural systems"
4/24NĂ©stor PolancoKalkin 004"Multi-Scale Stress usage monitoring from global acceleration measurements: an experimental validation"