Workshops & Seminars

Workshops

Innovative Water Treatment Technology and Emerging Research WorkshopSeptember 14 at NJIT

Seminars

4 pm, Thursday, September 14, 2017, Central King Building L70

Nanotechnology-Enabled Water Treatment to Address Growing Challenges of the Water Energy Nexus   
2017-18 AEESP Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Pedro J. Alvarez, George R. Brown Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University

Contact: Dr. Wen Zhang, wen.zhang.2@njit.edu

4.30pm to 5.30pm, October 18th, 2017

Title: "Interpretation of ground movements due to the construction of the Crossrail tunnels in London, UK"
Eva Ieronymaki, PhD, Assistant Professor at Manhattan College. 


4.30pm to 5.30pm, October 25th, 2017

Title: "Induced Seismicity in Enhanced Geothermal Systems projects in Japan, Australia and Switzerland"
Yusuke Mukuhira, PhD, Post-doctoral Associate at MIT. 


4.30pm to 5.30pm, November 1st, 2017

Title: "Modeling of induced seismicity due to hydraulic fracturing"
Cheng Zhu, PhD, Assistant Professor at Rowan University. 

11:30 am - 1:00 pm, November 6th, 2017

Title: "High strength concrete and Its application in Port Authroity projects"
Casimir J. Bognack, Chief Materials Engineer for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. 


4.30pm to 5.30pm, November 8th, 2017

Title: TBA
Foteini Vasilikou, PhD, Tunnel Engineer at Arup, NY. 


4.30pm to 5.30pm, November 15th, 2017

Title: "Challenges in the construction of the new 2nd Avenue subway line in NYC"
Chu Ho, PhD, Associate at Arup, NY. 


4.30pm to 5.30pm, December 6th, 2017

Title: TBD
Ismail Karatas, PhD, Geotechnical and Tunneling Engineer at WSP (former Parsons Brinckerhoff), NY. 

Light refreshments will be served.

Contact: Dr. Bruno Goncalves da Silva, bmgsilva@njit.edu