Spring 2018

Mar 15

Inauguration

Mar 22

Locomotion Strategies in Granular Media
by Dr. Baptiste Darbois-Texier – Universidad de Santiago de Chile (Usach)

Mar 29

Programmable Multistable Mechanisms
by Mohamed Zanaty – EPFL STI IMT INSTANT-LAB

Apr 12

Modeling of Snow and Avalanche Mechanics Using the Material Point Method
by Dr. Johan Gaume – EPFL ENAC IIE Laboratory of Cryospheric Sciences (CRYOS)

Apr 19

Physics of Bubble-Propelled Microrockets
by Giacomo Gallino – EPFL STI IGM LFMI

Rayleight-Taylor Instability Under Curved Substrates
by Gioele Balestra  – EPFL STI IGM LFMI

Marangoni Bursting
by  Dr. Ludovic Keiser – EPFL STI IGM LFMI

Apr 26

Robust Elastic Metamaterial Design for Additive Fabrication
by Dr. Julian Panetta – EPFL IC IINFCOM LGG

An Interlocking Method for 3D Assembly Design and Fabrication
by Dr. Peng Song – EPFL IC IINFCOM LGG

May 3

Dynamic Stall
by Dr. Julien Deparday – EPFL STI IGM UNFOLD

May 17

Generation of Double Emulsions Drops Through Microfluidics as Template for Encapsulation
by Antoine Vian – EPFL STI IMX Soft Materials Laboratory (SMAL)

Studying the Early Stages of CaCO3 Formation Using a Microfluidic Spray Dryer
by Huachuan Du – EPFL STI IMX Soft Materials Laboratory (SMAL)

May 24

The latest from flexLab: Mechanics of Slender Structures and Fluid-Structure Interactions
by Dr. Matteo Pezzulla, Dr. Dong Yan and Dr. Paul Grandgeorge – EPFL STI IGM flexLab

May 31

Efficient FFT-based Homogenisation without Linear Reference Medium
by Dr. Till Junge – EPFL STI IGM LAMMM