Calendar

Oct
28
Wed
2015 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference @ Hilton Downtown Columbus
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – Oct 30 @ 8:00 pm

2015 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference

Check out what OSU Professors are working on at the ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference
Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 8:00 am to Fri, October 30, 2015, 8:00 pm
Hilton Downtown Columbus
401 N. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215

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Check out what OSU Professors are working on at the ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference. The 2015 Dynamic Systems and Control (DSC) Conference will be held Wednesday through Friday, October 28-30, at the Hilton Columbus Downtown Hotel in Columbus, Ohio.

Complete event details are available athttp://www.asmeconferences.org/DSCC2015/index.cfm.

Source: https://mae.osu.edu/events/2015/10/2015-asme-dynamic-systems-and-control-conference

Nov
6
Fri
School of Earth Sciences Division of Water, Climate and the Environment — Mini-Symposium @ 291Mendenhall Laboratory
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mini-Symposium on Water and Climate

Friday, November 6, 2015 – 10:00am to 12:00pm
Mendenhall Laboratory, Room 291
Blue lake and clouds

You are invited to the School of Earth Sciences’ Division of Water, Climate and the Environment’s mini-symposium.  The short talks by three division faculty and one invited speaker are aimed at presenting the state of the science in each of the respective faculty’s area of expertise followed by short discussions after each presentation.
Schedule: 

10:00 – 10:05 Introductory remarks by Andrea Grottoli

10:05 – 10:15 Professor Berry Lyons,  School of Earth Sciences — Subglacial Hydrology and Geochemistry in Antarctica: A Brave New World of Aquatic Science
10:15 – 10:25 discussion

10:25 – 10:35 Assistant Professor Audrey Sawyer,  School of Earth Sciences — The critical role of aquatic sediments in surface water quality
10:35 – 10:45 discussion

10:45 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:10 Assistant Professor Thomas Darrah, School of Earth Sciences — Groundwater, energy exploration, and health
11:10 – 11:20  discussion

11:20 – 11:50  Keynote Speaker Professor Allison MacKay, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering — Environmental Contaminant Fates:   Making Sense of the Alphabet Soup of “Emerging Contaminants”
11:50 – noon discussion
  
Bagels with cream cheese and coffee will be served.
Please invite all who might be interested!

Jan
21
Thu
School of Earth Science 8898 Seminar – Jess Hillman @ 291 Mendenhall Laboratory
Jan 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

8898 Seminar: Jess Hillman

Thursday, January 21, 2016 – 4:00pm
Mendenhall Laboratory, Room 291
Jess Hillman

8898 Seminar

Dr. Jess Hillman

School of Earth Sciences, The Ohio State University

“Characterizing Gas Hydrate Systems in Marine Sediments Using Seismic Data: Implications for Energy and Geohazards”

Coffee/cookies will be served @ 3:45pm

Source: https://earthsciences.osu.edu/events/8898-seminar-jess-hillman

Mar
31
Thu
FAPESP Week 2016 (OSU-Brazil Interactions) @ OSU Faculty Club
Mar 31 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

BRAZIL RESEARCH EVENT 

FAPESP Week @ Ohio State – 31/Mar (Thu) and 1/Apr (Fri)

Info and registration: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/category/news/

Program: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/program/#3

 

FAPESP (State of São Paulo Research Foundation – key Brazilian institution for supporting and funding of world-class academic research and educational initiatives in Brazil) is coming to Ohio State for a 2-day symposia focused on highlighting innovative research from Brazil and Ohio Sate, strengthening institutional connections, and fostering increased collaborations between OSU and Brazil.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the University of Michigan and the Ohio State University invite you to the

FAPESP WEEK 2016

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN – March 28 to 29, 2016
Venue: Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY – March 31 to April 1, 2016
Venue: The Ohio State University Faculty Club
The FAPESP WEEK 2016 symposium will create opportunities for connecting researchers in Michigan and Ohio, USA, and in São Paulo, Brazil, promoting collaboration in research topics relevant to both countries.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) is a public institution with the mission of supporting research, selected through peer review, in all fields of knowledge. FAPESP also has special programs in themes of global strategic importance such as biodiversity, climate change, and bioenergy. In 2015 FAPESP applied in scholarships and grants $ PPP 629 million.

The University of Michigan, founded in 1817, is one of the most distinguished universities in the world and a leader in higher education. It is one of a small number of public institutions consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities, and it regularly is in the top three of the country’s public institutions, with over 51,000 students and 5,600 faculty at three campuses.

The Ohio State University’s Columbus campus is one of America’s largest and most comprehensive. More than 58,000 students select from 15 colleges, 200 undergraduate majors and more than 260 master’s, doctoral, and professional degree programs.

Apr
1
Fri
FAPESP Week 2016 (OSU-Brazil Interactions) @ OSU Faculty Club
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

BRAZIL RESEARCH EVENT 

FAPESP Week @ Ohio State – 31/Mar (Thu) and 1/Apr (Fri)

Info and registration: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/category/news/

Program: www.fapesp.br/week2016/michigan-ohio/program/#3

FAPESP (State of São Paulo Research Foundation – key Brazilian institution for supporting and funding of world-class academic research and educational initiatives in Brazil) is coming to Ohio State for a 2-day symposia focused on highlighting innovative research from Brazil and Ohio Sate, strengthening institutional connections, and fostering increased collaborations between OSU and Brazil.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the University of Michigan and the Ohio State University invite you to the

FAPESP WEEK 2016

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN – March 28 to 29, 2016
Venue: Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY – March 31 to April 1, 2016
Venue: The Ohio State University Faculty Club
The FAPESP WEEK 2016 symposium will create opportunities for connecting researchers in Michigan and Ohio, USA, and in São Paulo, Brazil, promoting collaboration in research topics relevant to both countries.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) is a public institution with the mission of supporting research, selected through peer review, in all fields of knowledge. FAPESP also has special programs in themes of global strategic importance such as biodiversity, climate change, and bioenergy. In 2015 FAPESP applied in scholarships and grants $ PPP 629 million.

The University of Michigan, founded in 1817, is one of the most distinguished universities in the world and a leader in higher education. It is one of a small number of public institutions consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities, and it regularly is in the top three of the country’s public institutions, with over 51,000 students and 5,600 faculty at three campuses.

The Ohio State University’s Columbus campus is one of America’s largest and most comprehensive. More than 58,000 students select from 15 colleges, 200 undergraduate majors and more than 260 master’s, doctoral, and professional degree programs.

Apr
11
Mon
School of Earth Science Special Monday Seminar – 2016 NGWA Darcy Lecture – Ty Ferre @ Mendenhall Laboratory  291
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Special Monday Seminar- 2016 NGWA Darcy Lecture: Ty Ferre

May
10
Tue
2016 OSU Materials Week @ Blackwell Hotel and Conference Center
May 10 @ 3:00 pm – May 13 @ 1:00 pm

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OSU Materials Week is the annual showcase of materials-allied research at The Ohio State University and beyond. For full schedule: http://imr.osu.edu/seminarsandevents/materials-week/

2016 OSU Materials Week will be held May 10-13, 2016 at the Blackwell Inn and Conference Center on Ohio State’s Columbus campus.

 

Technical and cross cutting sessions will focus on the latest advances in the full spectrum of materials innovation that continues a special focus on sustainability from last year’s highly successful conference. Session topics will include:

 

  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Materials
  • Nanotechnology in Medicine
  • Topological Materials
  • Sustainable Materials
  • Advanced Structures and Light weighting
  • Energy Harvesting and Storage
  • Simulation and Data Analytics
  • Materials Education for the 21st Century
Feb
15
Wed
Transatlantic Cluster Conference on Lightweighting Technologies & Materials @ 140 Pfahl Hall, Blackwell Inn and Conference Center
Feb 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Transatlantic Cluster Conference on Lightweighting Technologies & Materials

February 15, 2017
140 Pfahl Hall, Blackwell Inn and Conference Center
2110 Tuttle Park Pl, Columbus, OH 43210

The German American Chambers of Commerce will bring their Transatlantic Cluster Roadshow to Columbus, Ohio, focusing on advances in lightweight materials. German and American cluster organizations will discuss best practices and share insights on: technology & materials; research & innovation; and international collaboration opportunities. The half-day conference will include brief presentations and panel discussions by US and German lightweighting experts:

  • David Williams, PhD, Dean of the College of Engineering at The Ohio State University
  • Ned Hill, PhD, Professor of Public Affairs and City and Regional Planning, Faculty Associate, Ohio Manufacturing Institute, The Ohio State University
  • Brian Rice, Head, Multi-Scale Composites & Polymers Division, University of Dayton Research Institute
  • Paula Watt, PhD, Director of Outreach, College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
  • Alan Luo, PhD, Professor, Materials Science Engineering and Director, Light Metals and Manufacturing Research Laboratory, The Ohio State University
  • Wolfgang Schwarz, Project Manager “TraCLight”, Leichtbau-BW
  • Dr. Tjark von Reden, Active Director of the Leading-Edge Cluster, MAI Carbon
  • Tino Wollmann, Research Associate at the Institute of Lightweight Engineering and Polymer Technology, Technical University Dresden

Attend the event and learn where the lightweighting industry is going in Germany and the US, and how cluster organizations can support your business. Register here.

Following the conference, attendees can participate in tour of the Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence, the Center for Electron Microscopy and AnalysisEdison Welding Institute, and the Center for Automotive Research.

Please join us for a reception on February 14, 5-7 pm at the Blackwell Inn, Pfahl Hall 2nd Floor. RSVPs for the reception only to Jessica Verklass at “> ferklass@gaccmidwest.org .

For more information: https://omi.osu.edu/news/transatlantic-cluster-conference-lightweighting-technologies-materials

Jul
29
Sat
PyOhio @ Ohio Union
Jul 29 – Jul 30 all-day

A FREE annual conference at the Ohio Union in Columbus, Ohio for Python programmers in and around Ohio, the entire Midwest, maybe even the whole world! There will be many Talks and Tutorials! Please be sure to bring your notebook and laptops and prepare to learn!

What a glimpse of last year’s conference? http://pyvideo.org/events/pyohio-2016.html

Sep
21
Thu
Women Inspire @ Ohio Farm Bureau 4H Center
Sep 21 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Presented by the Construction Systems Management Industry Advisory Council

Women Inspire Construction presented by The Ohio State University Construction Systems Management Industry Advisory Council is an event to gather the construction industry to focus on retention and community. Come to be empowered and join a conversation that leaves you inspired. The construction industry fosters long lasting relationships that lead to professional success. Both men and women are welcome to JOIN THE CONVERSATION!

Register Here

 

Meet the panelists:

Nissa Beasley currently works as a Project Manager at TriVersity Construction with 24 years of experience in the construction industry. Nissa specializes in major renovation projects, lab construction and multi-story buildings and schools. She is also TriVersity’s subject matter expert with Phoenix Scheduling Program software and helps train project engineers on the program. Before joining TriVersity, Nissa worked for other high profile construction companies in the region.

Nissa received her B.S. in construction management from the University of Cincinnati. She serves as secretary on the board of NAWIC (National Association of Women in Construction) as well as a participating in its membership committee. Nissa was named NAWIC’s Cincinnati Chapter New Leader in 2017. Through NAWIC, she also volunteers for community events for children including Block Kids and the YWCA’s Rosie’s Girls

Heather Cassady currently work as a Project Manager on the $32M Canopy by Hilton hotel project located in Columbus, Ohio. She has been in the construction industry and with Turner Construction for 16 years. Throughout her years at Turner, Heather’s career has evolved in various management roles, including superintendent, sustainability manager, recruiting leader, and estimating engineer. Heather’s projects in Central Ohio have been in the healthcare, hotel, civic, and educational sectors.

Heather received her B.S. in Construction Engineering from the University of Akron. She is a LEED AP and serves as a community leader by dedicating her time and talent to support the National Association for Women in Construction (NAWIC), Women for Economic Leadership and Development (WELD) and the OSU CSM Industry Advisory Council.

Audra Smith currently works as a Project Executive for Pepper Construction and has extensive experience in construction management on large scale projects throughout central and northeastern Ohio. She has worked in the healthcare, higher education, mixed-use, and corporate office markets and has been involved in $578M worth of construction during her 15 year career. Her expertise is in client relationships and developing the appropriate processes, communication, and expectations to allow her project teams to be successful and meet the needs of the clients and owners. Prior to joining Pepper, she worked for Whiting-Turner Contracting and was responsible for all project interface, shutdown, and management of impactful construction to clients.

Audra earned a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and holds LEED AP BD+C credentials. She resides in Galena, Ohio with her sons Max and Vin. They share a passion for sports and her sons’ involvement in the Olentangy Local School District athletic programs afford her the opportunity to mentor, coach, and support their programs through fundraising and classroom academic activities.