Seminar Series

The regular series of seminars given by the postgraduate students and staff in the School of Civil Engineering, The University of Sydney continues in 2012. The general range of topics include the main areas of research within the School of Civil Engineering: geotechnical, structures, project management, fluids, and materials.

Lectures will be held in the Civil Engineering Conference Room, Level 4, School of Civil Engineering, The University of Sydney, (mostly) on Wednesdays, 1-2 pm.

2013 Seminars

Friday 17 May 2013, 1.30-2.30pm
Civil Engineering Lecture Room 1
Dr Thierry Faug (Irstea Grenoble, France)
On the granular nature of flowing (dry) snow

Friday 12 April 2013, 1-2pm
Civil Engineering Conference Room
Dr Giang Nguyen (University of Sydney)
Failure of geomaterials: towards a predictive constitutive modelling approach

Friday 22 March 2013, 1-2pm
Civil Engineering Lecture Room 1
Dr Miguel Serrano (University of Oviedo, Spain)
The University of Oviedo a nice place to teach and research

Future seminars

The following seminars will be updated as details become available. These seminars are subject to change.

4 September 2013
Brandon Haley
Failure Modeling of Complex Engineered Systems with Bipartite Graph Spectral Analysis
Dharshana Kasthuriathna
Failure tolerance of mechatronic software systems to random and targeted attacks

11 September 2013
Ehssan Sakhaee
tbc

25 September 2013
Joy Tae Hattori
tbc

9 October 2013
Fiona Tang Huey Ming
tbc

16 October 2013
Kate McDonell
tbc
Georges Montaldo Klopotowski
tbc

23 October 2013
Dhengyang Chen
tbc
Shabnam Shayan
tbc

30 October 2013
John Little
Sustainable Systems Engineering

6 November 2013
Renato Feitosa
Modelling of sewage ocean outfall

20 November 2013
Rémi Grégoire, Alstom Transport