Seminars

Fall 2019 Seminar Schedule

September 3
3:30 - 4:20 pm
2229 SC

“Multiscale, Multidirectional Mechanics of Ascending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm” 

Victor Barocas, PhD 
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota

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September 10
3:30 - 4:20 pm
2229 SC

“Controlling Collagen Mechanical and Structural Properties in Tumor Microenvironment Mimics”

Ian Schneider, PhD 
Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University

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September 17
3:30 - 4:20 pm
2229 SC

"Viscoelastic response of brains exposed to a shock wave"

Sarah Bentil, PhD 
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University

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October 1
3:30 - 4:20 pm
2229 SC

"Computing Surrogates for Pulmonary Ventilation and Perfusion from Non-Contrast CT"

Edward Castillo, PhD 
Research Radiotherapy Scientist, Beaumont Health Systems Research Institute

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October 22
3:30 - 4:20 pm
2229 SC

"Benefits and Opportunities offered by CIRTL"

Lisa Kelly 
CIRTL Coordinator, University of Iowa

   
November 5
3:30 - 4:20 pm
2229 SC

"Low Back Biomechanics in People with a Unilateral Transtibial Amputation"

Anne Silverman, PhD 
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Colorado School of Mines

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NO SEMINAR

November 12 
3:30 - 4:20 PM
2229 SC

POSTPONED TO SPRING SEMESTER 

Jessica Goetz, PhD
Associate Professor of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation
University of Iowa

   
November 19
3:30 - 4:20 pm
2229 SC

"Use of an Animal Model to Study Post-traumatic Elbow Contracture"

Spencer Lake, PhD
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Washington University in St. Louis

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December 10
3:30 - 4:20 PM
2229 SC

"Applications of Constituent-Specific Poroelastic Material Modeling of Articular Cartilage at Cell and Tissue Scales"

Petri Tanska, PhD 
Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Physics
University of Eastern Finland