Young Investigators Lecture Series


Caltech’s Young Investigator Lecture Series in Engineering and Applied Science, hosted by the Division of Engineering and Applied Science (EAS) at Caltech, provides research exposure and networking opportunities for selected female and URM PhD students and postdoctoral scholars with our faculty and the Caltech community.


Title: Bioelectrochemical Systems (BESs) for Energy Recovery from Wastewater
Date: March 8, 2017, 4:00 PM
Location: South Mudd 365
Speaker: Christine Dykstra, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology


Title: Graphene Intercalation: A Pathway Towards Stabilizing New Two-Dimensional Crystals
Date: April 5, 2017, 4:00 PM
Location: Spalding Laboratory 106 (Hartley Memorial Seminar Room)
Speaker: Zakaria Al Balushi, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University


Title: The Transport of Heat by Charge Carriers, Lattice Vibrations, and Spin Waves in Complex Materials
Date: April 19, 2017, 4:00 PM
Location: Spalding Laboratory 106 (Hartley Memorial Seminar Room)
Speaker: Annie Weathers, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin


Title: Machine Learning + Physics
Date: May 18, 2017, 11:00 AM
Location: 135 Gates-Thomas
Speaker: Julia Ling, Princeton University


Title: High‐Fidelity Probabilistic Model Identification and Monitoring of Nonlinear Dynamical Systems
Date: May 23, 2017, 11:00 AM
Location: 135 Gates-Thomas
Speaker: Audrey Olivier, Columbia University

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