2012-2013 Speaker Schedule


Topic and Distinguished Speaker

Sept. 13, 2012
Mackiw Lecture in Metallurgy
Dr. Ron Latanision
Exponent, Engineering and Scientific Consulting, USA
Corrosion Science, Corrosion Engineering and New Technologies
Oct. 4, 2012
ICI Distinguished Lecture (Part 1)
Dr. John Rogers
University of Illinois, USA
Materials and Mechanics for Bio-Integrated Electronics
Oct. 5, 2012
ICI Distinguished Lecture (Part 2)
Dr. John Rogers
University of Illinois, USA
Materials Science and Applications of Arrays of Semiconducting
Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

ETLC Solarium - 11:00am, refreshments at 10:30am
Oct. 25, 2012
Alberta Innovates Engergy and Environment Solutions Lecture
Dr. Larry Baxter
Brigham Young University, USA
Co-firing: Implementation of Bioengery within the current Infrastructure
Nov. 15, 2012 Dr. Mary Anne White
Dalhousie University, Canada
Sustainable Approaches to Energy Harvesting and Storage
Jan. 31, 2013
Schlumberger Lecture
Dr. Jean-Luc Daridon
Universite de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour, France
Characterization of Fluid Properties Under Pressure by Acoustic Measurements
Feb. 14, 2013
Andrew Main Lecture
Dr. Javier Pérez-Ramírez
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Treasure Hunting in Catalysis by Hierarchical Zeolite Design
Mar. 14, 2013

*Mar. 15, 2013
Dr. Susan McCahan
University of Toronto, Canada
Designing a Compelling Learning Experience

Learning Environment and Language in Engineering Education
*Bonus lecture
Apr. 18, 2013 Dr. Nikolaos Sahinidis
Carnegie Mellon University, USA
ALAMO: Automatic Learning of Algebraic Models for Optimization