HKSTAM Distinguished Seminars






Lecture Seminar, 2007

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, Rm 2464 (2/F, Lift 25-26), Academic Building, HKUST, 4pm, Dec 7, 2007

         Rate Independent Hysteresis and Criticality in Martensite, Prof Lev Truskinovsky, Laboratoire de Mˆmcanique des Solides (LMS), Ecole Polytechnique, 91128 Palaiseau Cedex, France.

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, Rm 2571B, HKUST, Sep 28, 2007

         Modeling the Growth and Adaptation of Biological Materials, Prof Kumbakonan R. Rajagopal,  Distinguished Professor, Forsyth Chair in Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, USA.

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, Rm 2571B, HKUST, May 11, 2007

         Biological Materials Science: Fracture of Bone and Teeth, Prof Robert O. Ritchie, H.T. & Jseeie Chua Distinguished Professor of Engineering; Chairman of Dept of Materials Science & Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-1760, USA;  Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Lecture Seminar, 2006

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, Rm 2504, HKUST, Dec 2, 2006

         Analytical Structural Mechanics and FEM, Prof Wan-Xie Zhong, Member of CAS, State Key Lab of Structural Analysis for Industrial Equipment, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian 116023, China

         Understanding of Basic Mechanics of Piezoelectric, Ferroelectric and Multiferroic Materials, Prof Biao Wang, School of Physics and Engineering, Sun Yat-Sen (Zhongshan) University, Guangzhou, China

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, Rm 2571B, Sep 23, 2006

         Gas-Kinetic Scheme for Continuum and Rarefied Flow Computation, Prof Kun XU, Dept of Math, HKUST

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, May 20, 2006

          Stability and Vibrations of Plates by the Multi-Term Extended Kantorovich Method, Prof Moshe Eisenberger, Technion Institute of Technology

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, March 11, 2006

Contribution of the Experimental Mechanics and the Numerical Simulation to the Study of Advanced Materials

Applications of Lattice Boltzmann Method

Lecture Seminar, 2005

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, December 17, 2005

Role of Strain in Thermodynamics of Ferroelectric Thin Films

Chain Reactions in Passive Media - The Domino Effect

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, September 24, 2005

The Helical Structure of the Propagating Waves in a Spinning Timoshenko Beam

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, June 18, 2005

Dynamical Systems Method for Solving Operator Equations

Dynamic Soil-Foundation Interaction: A Mechanics Perspective

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, March 12, 2005

Prediction of Indoor Airflow by Large Eddy Simulation

NSFC Priority Areas in Mechanical Safety

Lecture Seminar, 2004

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, December 11, 2004

Offshore Pipeline Collapse, Propagation And Arrest

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, June 28, 2004

Fracture Mechanics Modelling of Ferroelectric Ceramics

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, May 15, 2004

Granular Materials, Micromechanics, and Discrete Element Method

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, March 6, 2004

Geostrophic Turbulence and Zonal Jets

A New Formulation of High order Boussinesq Equations for Water Waves on Uneven Bottom

Bridging Scale Mechanics and Materials

Power-Law Slip Profile of the Moving Contact Line

Lecture Seminar, 2003

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, December 06, 2003

Random Vibration in Structural Engineering - Computation and Applications

River Dynamics: Present Status and Engineering Practice

Bottom Up Methodology and Nano Electromechanical Systems

HKSTAM Distinguished Lecture, September 20, 2003

Chaos and its Applications in Mechanical Engineering

Stable Vortex Solitons in the Two-Dimensional Ginzburg-Landau Equation

Lecture Seminar, 2002

HKSTAM Lecture Seminar, May 04, 2002

Numerical simulation and visualisation for tunnelling and underground space

JETLAG - a computer ocean outfall modelling system

HKSTAM Lecture Seminar, September 14, 2002



HKSTAM Lecture Seminar, December 07, 2002



Second Lecture Series, 1998/99

Jointly organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, HKUST - Schedule

Vibration Control of Wind-Excited Structures" by Professor Kenny Kwok, HKUST

Numerical Simulation of Dynamic Fracture Based on Gridless Methods" by Dr. E. P. Chen, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California USA