The Energy and the Environment seminar can be taken for course credit and used to be known as the Fluids seminar. It now has an extended reach.

For the Fall 2023 semester, seminars will take place **on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm**** in ACS 362B. **If there is a need for it, we will establish a remote option as well

Contact Prof. Blanchette (fblanchette@ucmerced.edu) for more information or to register to the class.

**Schedule for Fall 2023:**

**August 25:** Organizational meeting

**September 1:** Identifying concrete efforts to promote Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Shilpa Khatri, Applied Mathematics Faculty

**September 8: **Pat Sprenger, Applied Mathematics Visiting Assistant Professor

**September 15: **Matteo Polimeno and Scott West, Applied Mathematics Graduate Students

**September 22: **Linda Hirst, Physics Faculty

**September 29: **Matt Blomqvist, Applied Mathematics Graduate Students

**October 6: **Alex Ho and Adam Binswanger, Applied Mathematics Graduate Students

**October 13: **Cole Cooper and Kevin Collins, Physics Graduate Students

**October 20: **De Zhen Zhou, Physics Graduate Students and Steve Williams, Applied Mathematics Postdoc

**October 27: Brittany Leathers**, Applied Mathematics Postdoc

**November 3: **APS-DFD practice talks

**November 10: **Veterans Day

**November 17: **APS-DFD practice talks

**November 24: **Day after Thanksgiving

**December 1: **Diego Tapia Physics Graduate Student and Jack Pham, Applied Mathematics Graduate Student

**December 8: **The publishing process and survey of Fluids Journals, François Blanchette, Applied Mathematics Faculty

**PREVIOUS SEMESTERS**

**Schedule for Spring 2023:**

**January 20:** Organizational meeting

**January 27:** Conversation on best practices to promote diversity and inclusion

**February 3:** Nathan Willis, Applied Math Visiting Assistant Professor (postdoc)

**February 10:** Cole Cooper, Physics Graduate Student

**February 17:** Mahdi Ghadiri Motlagh, shared Physics and Applied Mathematics Postdoc

**February 24:** Discussion on the writing and publishing porcesses of scientific articles

**March 3:** Eunji Yoo, Applied Math Grad Student and François Blanchette, Applied Math Faculty, and Jeremias Gonzales, Physics Graduate Student

**March 10:** Edward Lu, Applied Math Undergraduate Student and Diego Tapia Silva, Physics Graduate Student

**March 17:** Graduate Visitation Weekend

**March 24:** Sarah Downs, Applied Mathematics Graduate Student

**March 31:** Cesar Chávez Day, Activist

**April 7:** Doug Durian, Physics Professor, University of Pennsylvania (Exceptionally in GRAN 135)

**April 14:** SIAM Undergaduate conference

**April 21:** Matt Blomqvist, Applied Mathematics Graduate Student and Alex Ho, Applied Mathematics Graduate Student

**April 28:** Adam Binswanger, Applied Mathematics Graduate Student and De Zhou, Physics Graduate Student

**May 5:** Brittany Leathers, Applied Mathematics Postdoc

**Schedule for Fall 2022:**

**August 26:** Organizational meeting

**September 2:** Eunji Yoo, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**September 9:** Matteo Polimeno, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**September 16:** De Zhen Zhou, Physics graduate student

**September 23:** Matthew Blomquist, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**September 30:** Changho Kim, Applied Mathematics faculty

**October 7:** Maxime Theillard, Applied Mathematics faculty

**October 14:** Alex Ho, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**October 21:** Brittany Leathers, Applied Mathematics Postdoc

**October 28:** Bin Liu (or his representative), Physics faculty

**November 4:** Scott West, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**November 11:** Veteran's Day

**November 18:** Sarah Downs, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**November 25:** Thanksgiving

**December 2:** Diego Tapia Silva,Physics graduate student

**December 9:** Cayce Fylling, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**Schedule for Spring 2022:**

**January 21:** Organizational meeting

**January 28:** No seminar

**February 4:** No seminar

**February 11:** Internships applications and preparation session

**February 18:** Social discussion to feel better about life in general

**February 25:** Eunji Yoo, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**March 4:** Changho Kim, Applied Mathematics faculty

**March 11:** No seminar

**March 18:** No seminar (preparation for Spring break)

**March 25:** Cesar Chavez Day

**April 1:** Matthew Blomquist, Applied Mathematics graduate student and

Alex Ho, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**April 8:** Matteo Polimeno, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**April 15:** Adam Binswanger, Applied Mathematics graduate student and

De Zhen Zhou, Physics graduate student

**April 22:** No seminar

**April 29:** Diego Tapia Silva,Physics graduate student.

**May 6:** Shayna Bennett, Applied Mathematics graduate student and

Sarah Downs, Applied Mathematics graduate student

**Schedule for Fall 2021:**

**Septermber 3:** Organizational meeting

**Septermber 10:** Shayna Bennett, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

**Septermber 17:** Adam Binswanger, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics and De Zhen Zhou, Graduate student, Physics

**Septermber 24:** Matteo Polimeno, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

**October 1:** Kevin Mitchell, Faculty, Physics

**October 8:** Matthew Blomquist and Sarah Downs, Graduate students, Applied Mathematics

**October 15:** Bin Liu, Faculty, Physics

**October 22:** François Blanchette, Faculty, Applied Mathematics

**October 29:** Alex Ho and Eunji Yoo, Graduate students, Applied Mathematics

**November 5:** Cole Cooper, Graduate student, Physics

**November 12:** APS-DFD practice talks

**November 19:** APS-DFD practice talks

**December 3:** Diego Tapia Silva and Jane Garcia, Graduate students, Physics

**December 10:** Eric Eibeck, Undergraduate student, Applied Mathematics

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For the Spring 2021 semester, seminars will take place **on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm.**

Contact Prof. Khatri (skhatri3@ucmerced.edu) for more information to register to class.

**Group Meeting Schedule for Spring 2021 - Fridays 12:30-1:30pm **

**January 22:** Organizational meeting

**January 29:** Matea Santiago, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

**February 5:** François Blanchette, Faculty, Applied Mathematics

**February 12:** Matteo Polimeno, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics - draft of a poster

**February 19:** Graduate Visitation Weekend

**February 26:** Changho Kim, Faculty, Applied Mathematics

**March 5:** March meeting talk - Cayce Filling and Anna Kucherova, Graduate Students, Applied Mathematics

**March 12:** Stefan Faaland, Undergraduate, Physics

**March 19:** Diego Tapia Silva, Graduate student, Physics

**March 26:** SPRING BREAK

**April 2:** Bin Liu, Faculty, Physics

**April 9:** Adam Binswanger, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

**April 16:** De Zhen Zhou, Graduate student, Physics

**April 23:** Eunji Yoo, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

**April 30:** Shayna Bennett, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

**May 7**: TBD

The Energy and The Environment track course credit is combined of two topical seminars: the Fluids seminar, and Boundary Integral Equataions seminars.

For the Fall 2020 semester, seminars will take place **on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm.**

Contact Prof. Theillard (mtheillard@ucmerced.edu) for more information to register to class.

**Group Meeting Schedule for Fall 2020 - Fridays 12:30-1:30pm **

**December 11th, 2020**

**December 4th, 2020**

**November 27th, 2020: Thanksgiving**

**November 20th, 2020: DFD preparation**

**November 13th, 2020: DFD preparation**

**November 6th, 2020: DFD preparation**

**October 30th, 2020**

**October 23rd, 2020**

**October 16th, 2020**

**October 9th, 2020: How to prepare a conference presentation?**

**October 2nd, 2020**

**September 25th, 2020**

**September 18th, 2020**

**September 11th, 2020 No meeting**

**September 4th, 2020**

**August 28th, 2020**

**Group Meeting Schedule for Spring 2020 - Fridays 12:30-1:30pm **

January 31st, 2020

Scientific Paper writing conversation, led by Francois Blanchette, Faculty, Applied Mathematics

February 7th, 2020

Arvind Gopinath, Faculty, Bio-Engineering

February 14th, 2020

Bin Liu, Faculty, Physics

February 21th, 2020

Graduate Visitation

February 28th, 2020

Jeremias Gonzales, Graduate student, Physics

Pooja Chopra, Graduate student, Physics

March 6th, 2020

No talk because of the March Meeting

March 13th, 2020

Reza Parsa, Postdoc, Applied Mathematics

March 20th, 2020

Matea Santiago, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

March 27th, 2020

Cesar Chavez, Activist

April 3rd, 2020

Shayna Bennett, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

April 10th, 2020

Eunji Yoo, Graduate Student, Applied Mathematics

De Zhen Zhou, Graduate Student, Physics

April 17th, 2020

SIAM Chapter Regional conference

April 24th, 2020

Adam Binswanger, Graduate student, Applied Mathematics

Cole Cooper, Graduate student, Physics

May 1st, 2020

Mateo Polimeno, Graduate student, Applied Mathematicss

Diego Tapia Silva, Graduate student, Physics

May 8th, 2020

Social Event TBD

**Group Meeting Schedule for Fall 2019 - Fridays 1:30-2:30pm ACS-362B**

**September 6th, 2019**

**September 13th, 2019**

**September 20th, 2019**

**September 27th, 2019**

**October 4th, 2019**

**October 11th, 2019**

**October 18th, 2019**

**October 25th, 2019**

**November 1st, 2019**

**November 8th, 2019**

**November 15th, 2019**

**November 22nd, 2019**

**December 6th, 2019**

**December 13th, 2019**