17th Annual Shih-I Pai Lecture, Physics Colloquium
Tuesday, November 15
Reception: 3:00 p.m., Rotunda, Math Building.
Lecture: 4:00 p.m., Room 1412 Physics Building.
Guest Speaker: Andreas Acrivos
Professor Emeritus, Stanford University,
and Albert Einstein Professor Emeritus of Science & Engineering, City College of CUNY
The Rheology of concentrated suspensions of non-Brownian particles; a historical survey of some recent variations on a theme by Albert Einstein.
Eighth Annual Burgers Program for Fluid Dynamics Symposium
Wednesday, November 16
1:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Rooms 1107 & 1111 Kim Engineering Building
University of Maryland, College Park
1:00 - 1:15 Welcoming Remarks
1:15 – 2:15 Burgers Lecture, Dr. Marie Farge, Directrice de Rechearche, CNRS,Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris
Is the resistance of fluid flow still an open problem in the fully-developed turbulent flow regime?
2:15 – 2:50 Prof. Gijs Ooms, Scientific Director, J. M. Burgerscentrum, The Netherlands
2:50 - 3:50 Student Poster Session with Refreshments
3:50 - 4:25 Prof. Jutta Luettmer-Strathmann, Department of Physics, University of Akron
4:25 - 5:00 Prof. Katepalli Sreenivasan, Dept. of Physics, Senior Vice Provost, NYU
5:00 - 6:30 Gala Reception in honor of Jan Sengers at 80 (Rotunda, Kim Engineering Building)