UGA Engineering Lecture Series

UGA Engineering Lecture Series

The UGA College of Engineering Lecture Series brings speakers to campus to discuss emerging topics in engineering and science. The series also provides an opportunity for speakers to connect with UGA faculty and students interested in their work. All presentations in the UGA College of Engineering Lecture Series are free and open to the public.

Fall 2017 schedule

September 22 | Noon | Coverdell Center Auditorium

Lawrie Virgin, Ph.D.
Duke University

"Exploiting 3D-Printing in teaching and research in structural mechanics" 



November 3 | Noon | Coverdell Center Auditorium

Krishna Kavi, Ph.D.
University of North Texas

"Computer Systems Research at the University of North Texas"




November 10 | Noon | Coverdell Center Auditorium

Yong Fu, Ph.D.
Mississippi State University

"Global Operation of Integrated Decentralized Power Systems with High-Penetration Renewable Energy"



Spring 2018 Schedule

January 19 | Noon | Coverdell Center Auditorium

Tony Jun Huang, Ph.D.
Duke University

Topic to be announced



January 26 | Noon | Coverdell Center Auditorium

Christine E. Schmidt, Ph.D.
University of Florida

Topic to be announced



March 2 | Noon | Coverdell Center Auditorium

Andrés J. García, Ph.D., F.B.S.E.                                               
Georgia Institute of Technology

"Bioengineered Hydrogels for Regenerative Medicine"



March 9 | Noon | Coverdell Center Auditorium

Christophe Darnault, Ph.D.
Clemson University

Topic to be announced



Date to be announced

Paul Prucnal, Ph.D.
Princeton University





2016 - 2017 Lectures

Bevlee A. Watford, Ph.D.
Virginia Tech

"Engineering Diversity Programs: Past, Present and Future"



Ajit P. Yoganathan, Ph.D.
Georgia Institute of Technology

"Cardiovascular Engineering – A “Personal” Journey from Bench to Bedside"