Research Seminar Schedule


Noontime Seminars

Noontime Seminars typically Tuesdays from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. in 3540 Engineering Building (Seminar Room) unless otherwise noted. Pizza and pop will be provided; you are welcome to bring a lunch.

For more information, contact: Teresa Thomas, or Julie Chism at



                 Date                                                    Speaker                                     Topic


January 21




January 28


Dr. Karim Chatti, Associate Dean for Research

 RCR "Responsible Conduct of Research"

February 4


Dr. Carl Lira, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

CEER  Improving Engineering Instruction and Learning using LON-CAPA

February 11



February 18


Terry May, MSU Regulatory Affairs

 Conflict of Interest

February 25




March 11


Dr. Jon Sticklen


March 18


Brice Nelson, MSU Business Connect

 Working with Industry at MSU


March 25



 NSF Career Panel

April 1

Dr. Jon Sticklen



April 8




April 15


Dr. John Albrecht

 DOD Proposals presentation

April 22




April 29 







FALL 2013


 DATE                                                                         SPEAKER                                                       TOPIC

September 24

Dr. Yue Qi, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

New faculty presentation “The interconnection between modeling and experiments toward understanding Li-ion battery failures”.

October 8

Dr. Syed Haider, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Kristy Kellom, AutoCAD Instructor, School of Planning, Design & Construction


Teaching an On Line Class - Challenges

October 15



October 22

Dr. Arun Ross, Computer Science and Engineering


Dr. Rebecca Anthony, Mechanical Engineering

New faculty presentation



New faculty presentation “Synthesis, functionalization, and deposition of semiconductor nanomaterials: an aerosol-based route”.

October 29

Dr. Tolga Kaya, Assistant Professor, School of Engineering and Technology and the Science of Advanced Materials program at Central Michigan University


“Design and Fabrication of Micro-scale Sensors for Physiological Activity Monitoring Applications”

November 5

Dr. Jon Sticklen

CEER Center

November 12

Andrew McColm, Commercialization Project Director, Office of the Vice President for Research & Graduate Studies, Michigan State University.

Brad Shaw, MSU Innovation


 MSU MTRAC Program  

November 19

Dr. Daniel Morris, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University Research Office


Dr. Chuan Wang, Electrical and Computer Engineering

 New faculty presentation



 New faculty presentation

November 26

Dr. Philip Eisenlohr, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

 New faculty presentation

December 3

Dr. Sheila Cotten, Electrical and Computer Engineering


Dr. Jung Yeom, Mechanical Engineering


 New faculty presentations

December 10

John Wassick, Dow


December 17