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AY1617 Q4

Graduate Student Seminar

6 PhD students from the Department of Mechanical Engineering will be presenting their research in a seminar series. Fellow graduate students and ME staff are invited to sit in the seminars should they be interested.


Event Details

Date: 28 June 2017, Wednesday
Time: 1.00pm to 4.30pm
Venue: LT1


Organising Committee

Asst Prof Sergei Manzhos
A/Prof Vincent Tan (Staff advisor)
Sherine Tiew (Staff advisor)



(Click on on each abstract title for more details.)

Time Programme Presenter
1.00 – 1.10pm Opening Address
Session 1
1.10 – 1.40pm Presentation 1: Experimental study on the unsteadiness of an axisymmetric shock-wave/turbulent-boundary-layer interaction with separation Gaurav Chandola
1.40 – 2.10pm Presentation 2: Experimental and numerical investigation of a novel low-temperature technology powered by solar energy Chen Qian
2.10 – 2.40pm Presentation 3: A Variationally Bounded Scheme for Allen-Cahn Phase Field Equation for Modeling of Two-Phase Flows Vaibhav Joshi
2.40 – 3.00pm Break / Refreshments
Session 2
3.00 – 3.30pm Presentation 4: Design and development of bioactive scaffolds for dental pulp renegeration  Aishwarya Bhargav
3.30 – 4.00pm Presentation 5: Automatic design achieved by optimizing structural Poisson ratio distribution Han Yafeng
4.00 – 4.30pm Presentation 6: Design and development of a multi-material soft gripper Zhang Hongying