Distinguished Speaker Series
Interdisciplinary learning and collaboration in engineering and science
Next session: March 4, 2024, presented by Earth & Space Science & Engineering
About the Distinguished Speaker Series
The Lassonde Distinguished Speaker Series aims to foster interdisciplinary learning and collaboration in engineering and science. Each department at the School hosts a thought-provoking research talk, led by a prestigious guest researcher who is working at the forefront of innovation in their field.
Dr. Alfredo Soldat
Head, Institute of Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Technische Universität Wien, Austria
Topic: Why complex interface dynamics of drop-laden turbulence is relevant to our daily life?
Dr. Alfredo Soldati is a Professor of Fluid Mechanics at Technische Universität Wien, Vienna, Austria, who has received numerous research awards and is a member of numerous prestigious societies. Dr. Soldati is the editor-in-chief of International Journal of Multiphase Flow and was an associate editor for ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering.
Dr. John McCartney
Professor of Structural Engineering at the University of California, San Diego
Topic: Heat Exchange and Heat Storage in Urban Subsurface Infrastructure
Dr. John McCartney is a professor of Structural Engineering at the University of California, San Diego, who discussed his research focused on heat exchange and storage in urban surface infrastructure. Members of the Lassonde community attended this informative presentation to advance their knowledge, network with like-minded individuals and gain insights into civil engineering research.
Upcoming Event Information
Date: March 4, 2024
Department: Earth & Space Science & Engineering