Spring 2017 Meeting Schedule

Group meetings for the Spring 2017 semester will take place on Mondays from 5 PM – 6:30 PM in the Chipman Room (6-104), unless otherwise noted.
Date Title Presenter (Ind’l update group)
02/06/2017
 N/A
 N/A
02/13/2017
Novel methods for measuring the viscoelastic properties of compliant polymers and tissues via impact indentation
 Alex Mijailovic (CMM)
02/20/2017
No meeting (Presidents day)
 N/A
02/27/2017
 Connecting particle fracture capacity fade, and impedance growth in LixMn2O4 spinel
 Frank McGrogan (CPC)
03/06/2017
 Mechanisms of local stress sensing in polymer nanocomposites using fluorescent tetrapod nanocrystals
 Shilpa Raja (CMI)
03/13/2017
 External field effect on point defects in STO
 Yen-Ting Chi (CMM)
03/20/2017
Impact and indentation on exotic materials
 Kyle Geiser (CPC)
03/27/2017 Atomic scale investigation of chemical expansion in (Pr,Ce)O2 thin films at high temperature  Jess Swallow (CMI)
04/03/2017

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Characterizing viscoelastic mechanical properties with impact indentation
 Bo Qing (CMM)
04/11/2017
Conductive polymer nanofibers for both stimulating and monitoring the differentiation of oligodendrocyte progenitor cells
Alexis Lowe (CPC)
04/17/2017
No meeting (Patriots day)
 N/A
04/24/2017
 Engineering stem cell interfaces for disease modeling and drug development
 Daniela Espinosa-Hoyos (CMI)
05/01/2017 Mechanical modulation of the mesenchymal stromal cell secretome for hematopoietic recovery  Frances Liu (CMM)
05/08/2017
Single-cell analysis of intracolony heterogeneity in mesenchymal stem cells via time lapse imaging
 Deena Rennerfeldt (CPC)
05/15/2017  Engineering synthetic neurons  Anna Jagielska (CMI)
Cell-Materials Interfaces Subgroup (CMI) Complex Polymers and Composites Subgroup (CPC) Chemomechanical Models (CMM)
Anna, Deena, Frances, Alexis Alex, Bo, Kyle, Daniela Frank, Jess, Yen-Ting, Shilpa