ECpE Distinguished Lecture

Integration and Operation of Microgrids in the Smart Grid Speaker: Reza Iravani, Founder and Coordinator of the Centre for Applied Power Electronics and Professor, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto Date: December 5, 2011 Time: 1:10 p.m. Location: Alliant Energy – Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall Abstract: [Continue Reading…]

ECpE Faculty Seminar

Seminar: TBA Speaker: Omar Smadi, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering; and Research Scientist, Center for Transportation Research and Education, Iowa State University Date: November 28, 2011 Time: 1:10 p.m. Location: 3043 ECpE Building Addition Abstract: Information coming soon Speaker bio: Information coming soon

Summer Research Opportunities Informational Meeting

Event: Summer Research Opportunities Informational Meeting Date: November 17, 2011 Time: 5:10 to 6 p.m. Location: Gold Room, Memorial Union Details: Learn about the National Science Foundation’s Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program and other summer research opportunities at Iowa State and elsewhere. A panel of faculty and students who participated in summer research programs will talk about finding positions, [Continue Reading…]

Software Engineering Distinguished Lecture

Seminar: Digital Archaology Speaker: Audris Mockus, Avaya Labs Date: November 17, 2011 Time: 3:40 p.m. Location: 2432 Food Science Building Abstract: Measurement is the essence of science. Many professional and social activities become software mediated, thus generating vast digital remains that represent projections of collective and individual activities. The reconstruction and quantification of the behavior of an individual, an organization, or [Continue Reading…]

Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities Informational Meeting

Event: Summer Research Opportunities Informational Meeting Date: November 16, 2011 Time: 12:10 to 1 p.m. Location: Gold Room, Memorial Union Details: Learn about the National Science Foundation’s Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program and other summer research opportunities at Iowa State and elsewhere. A panel of faculty and students who participated in summer research programs will [Continue Reading…]

ECpE Faculty Seminar

Seminar: TBA Speaker: Assistant Professor Liang Dong, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University Date: November 14, 2011 Time: 1:10 p.m. Location: 3043 ECpE Building Addition Abstract: Information coming soon Speaker bio: Information coming soon

Society of International Engineers CAFÉ Informational Meeting

Event: Society of International Engineers CAFÉ (Creating a Fellowship of Engineers) Informational Meeting Date: November 13, 2011 Time: 6 p.m. Location: 114 Marston Hall Details: Want to study abroad? The Society of International Engineers (SIE) is holding an informational meeting about studying abroad. The meeting is a great way for students to learn more about studying abroad and network with students who [Continue Reading…]

IEEE Magnetics Society Distinguished Lecture

Magnetic Materials in Sustainable Energy Speaker: Oliver Gutfleisch, Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden (IFW Dresden) and Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Magnetics Society (2011-12) Date: November 11, 2011 Time: 1:30 p.m. Location: 3043 ECpE Building Addition Abstract: A new energy paradigm, consisting of greater reliance on renewable energy sources and increased concern for energy efficiency in the total [Continue Reading…]

Virtual Reality Experience

Date: November 11, 2011 Time: 1 to 2 p.m. Location: Alliant Energy/Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall Details: The VRAC public tour offers participants a chance to learn about virtual reality (VR), the unique research facilities at Iowa State, how VRAC uses virtual reality as a research tool and a look at how computer graphics technology [Continue Reading…]

Nationwide Insurance Company Information Meeting

Event: Nationwide Insurance Company Information Meeting Date: November 8, 2011 Time: 6:15 p.m. Location: 1011 ECpE Building Addition Details: Nationwide Insurance is hosting an information session for students to learn about the company, as well as internship and full-time job opportunities in software development. The information session is hosted by the Computer Science and Software Engineering [Continue Reading…]