2022-2023 Department Seminar Series

All seminars will be held in 2004 Black Engineering Building, unless otherwise noted.

Date Presenter Presentation
Aug. 31
3:15 to 4:00 p.m.
Tsung Pin Yeh
Siemens Digital Industries Software
“Introduction of ME 580 Virtual Environments, Virtual Worlds and Applications”
Sept. 14
2:15 to 3:00 p.m.
Vijay K. Kalivarapu
John Deere
Optimization Methods for Complex Designs”

*The Richard and Carol Pletcher Seminar Series was established in 2016 with support from the Pletcher family. Richard “Dick” Pletcher served on the ME faculty at Iowa State from 1967 to 2007. During his tenure Dr. Pletcher made countless research contributions to the fields of fluid dynamics and heat transfer, including co-authoring the popular Computation Fluid Mechanic and Heat Transfer textbook.