Defense manager to speak in engineering series

Avram Bar-Cohen, program manager for the Microsystems Technology Office of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, discusses “Re-imagining Engineering as an Engine for Transformational Innovation” in the College of Engineering Distinguished Speaker Series at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, in Room 100 of Nedderman Hall.

Dr. Bar-Cohen is on leave as a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, where he served as the chair of the Mechanical Engineering Department from 2001 to 2010.

His publications, lectures, short courses, and research have helped create the scientific foundation for the thermal management of electronic components and systems and pioneered techniques for energy-efficient sustainable design of manufactured products.

A 5 p.m. reception in Room 601 of Nedderman Hall precedes the lecture. RSVP to attend the reception and lecture.

Source: MavWire

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