Washington State University

MME Seminar Series

The School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

MME Seminar Series

Interdisciplinary Excellence Built On World-Class Knowledge

picture: Paul Laufman.

Mr. Paul Laufman, Co-Founder United Paradyne Corporation, delivers the 2010 Distinguished Alumnus Lecture.Rocket Propulsion: Space Policy and its Entrepreneurial Impact

2017-2018 Series

Each semester the school sponsors a speaker series inviting both on campus and outside speakers to present current research activities to the faculty and students in the school and university. The seminars are open to all and are announced each week to the campus. The graduate student seminar class attends the series and students often make presentations to the school as part of the series. The school also invites distinguished alumni to make presentations as part of the series.

With outside speakers, a meet the speaker session with refreshments normally starts at 10:30 ,in ETRL 119.

Upcoming 2017 - 2018 Series Speakers

August 24, 2017 ; Fall Series Begins;
TIME: 11:00am

Perviously presented



Faculty Profiles

pictureOn this visit we highlight:
John P Swensen
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. received from The Johns Hopkins University, 2012. with MME since 2015, more...

Research Areas

  • Medical robotics
    • Steerable Needles
    • Compliant devices
  • Tunably compliant mechanisms
  • Modular robotics
    • Compliant ensembles
    • Smart materials in robotics
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