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NEW.Mech will take place on Friday, May 6th from 1-6pm at MIT room 34-101. Movie night to follow at 6:45pm in room 1-390.


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Our confirmed invited speakers are:

Carlos Portela – Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, MIT
Talk Title: Uncovering the mechanics of architected materials in dynamic conditions

Ruobing Bai – Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering,  Northeastern University
Talk Title: Mesoscale photomechanical coupling in photoactive materials

Emma Lejeune – Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Boston University
Talk Title: Open access benchmark datasets and metamodels for  predicting the mechanical behavior of heterogeneous materials

Josephine Carstensen – Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering,  MIT
Talk Title: Tailoring topology optimization to advanced manufacturing

Anna Tarakanova – Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering,  University of Connecticut
Talk Title: Molecular computation for bioengineering

Ritu Raman – Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering,  MIT
Talk Title: Mechanics of biological motor control