Weekly View
Sun. 20 Apr, 2014 - Sat. 26 Apr, 2014

Sunday, April 20, 2014

There are no events on this day.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Master of Science for Teachers Seminar (Mon. 21 Apr, 2014 10:30 am - 11:30 am)

Cristy Burt, graduate student in Master's of Science for Teachers, presents her Independent Study "Closing the Gap: Self Progress Monitoring in Math at the Elementary Levels", public invited. 10:30 a.m.., in Cramer 108, 

Mechanical Engineering Thesis Defense (Mon. 21 Apr, 2014 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm)

J. Antonio Calva, a master's student in Mechanical Engineering Department, will defend his thesis. His talk is titled "Experimental Investigation of the Effects of Biodiesel-Butanol and Biodiesel-Butanol-Diesel Blends on Emissions and Performance Characteristics of a Compression Ignition Engine." 12:30 p.m. in Weir 132.

Mechanical Engineering Thesis Defense (Mon. 21 Apr, 2014 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Master's student Robert Branam will defend his thesis in the Mechanical Engineering Department. His talk is titled "Computational Modeling and Experimental Validation of Aluminum Creep at High Temperature." 3 p.m. in Weir 132. 

Association for Computing Machinery meeting (Mon. 21 Apr, 2014 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Join the Tech student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery, the premier professional society for computer scientists. Weekly meetings are at 8 p.m. Mondays in Cramer 101. Meetings include technical lectures and planning for events including programming competitions, outreach activities, game jams, and other items.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Chamber Music Concert (Tue. 22 Apr, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)

New Mexico Tech presents the 2014 Performance Program, with several upcoming concerts. A chamber music performance will be at noon April 22 at the Macey Center recital hall.

Physics Thesis Defense (Tue. 22 Apr, 2014 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Keith Morris, master's student in physics with a specialization in instrumentation, will defend his thesis, "The VLA Atmospheric Phase Interferometer." 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at the NRAO Domenici Building (AOC) room 317, the third floor conference room. 

Evening at the Opera (Tue. 22 Apr, 2014 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

New Mexico Tech presents the 2014 Performance Program, with several upcoming concerts. "An Evening at the Opera" will feature "Moteverdi L'Orfeo" at 6 p.m. at the Macey Center recital hall.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Mechanical Engineering Thesis Defense (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Master's student Paul Giannuzzi will present his thesis, which is titled "Modeling of Propane Deflagration in a Vented System at Uniform Pressure." 2 p.m. in Weir 132. 

 

Physics Dissertation Defense (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Graduate student Jed Rembold will defend his dissertation in the Physics Department. His talk is titled “Characterization and Analysis of Near Earth Meteoroids via Lunar Impact Observations.” 2 p.m. in Workman 101.

Do-it-yourself Bike Repair (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

The New Mexico Tech Bicycle Club hosts a bike repair afternoon every Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Macey Center loading dock.. The club has tools for you to do your own repairs. Club members are on hand to offer advice.

Shakespeare's 450th Birthday (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Celebrate the Bard's 450th birthday with two performances:

4 p.m. -- Richard III performed at the fountain outside Fidel (near Workman)

7 p.m. -- As You Like It performed in the Macey Rehearsal Hall 

These are staged readings and are designed to delight the new or experienced Shakespeare lover. Join Us!

Mechanical Engineering Thesis Defense (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Master's student Jon Schlavin will defend his thesis, which is titled "Investigation of Strain Sensing for Structural Health Monitoring of Aerospace Structures." 4 p.m. in Weir 132.

Annual Spring ASME BBQ (Meet a MechE) (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

All students are invited to the the annual spring barbecue hosted by the student chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers! Come meet the Mechanical Engineering department professors and your fellow students at Dr. Bill Marcy's house, 1003 Bullock Blvd., (2nd House west of Leroy, with the mini airplanes.) 5 p.m. 

Philosophy of Math and Science Seminar (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

A weekly seminar and discussion group surrounding the philosophy of science and mathematics. Everyone is welcome to join in the Math Conference Room in Weir Hall.

Wednesday Hump/Pump Theme Day (Wed. 23 Apr, 2014 7:00 pm)

Working out doesn’t always have to be so serious. Every Wednesday in April, have some fun during your gym time and dress up to the suggested “Hump Day/Pump Day” theme. This Wednesday, April 23 is 80's Day. Dust off those leg warmers and the full body pink spandex outfit. Have some fun with this one. 

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Physics Dissertation Defense (Thu. 24 Apr, 2014 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Doctoral candidate Saska Gjorgjievska of the Physics Department will defend her dissertation, which is titled "Tropical Cyclogenesis: Interaction Between Dynamics and Thermodynamics." Gjorgjievska has researched observational data of tropical disturbances over the North Atlantic and the Caribbean, and the West Pacific are analyzed in order to investigate tropical cyclogenesis. She will present data from 37 cases observed during three field campaigns are used to investigate possible correlations between various dynamic and thermodynamic variables. 9 a.m. in Speare 113.

 

Physics Seminar (Thu. 24 Apr, 2014 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Dr. Christopher Erickson, research physicist with the Air Force Research Lab, will present the Physics Department seminar. His talk is titled "Cold Atom INS and Atomic Clocks." 4 p.m. in Workman 101.

Materials Engineering Dissertation Defense (Thu. 24 Apr, 2014 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Mekan Ovezmyradov, PhD candidate in the Materials Engineering Department, will defend his dissertation. His talk is titled, "Doping and Functionalization of CVD Grown Graphene." 4:30 p.m. in Jones 106. April 24

Graduate Spring Picnic Potluck (Thu. 24 Apr, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

The Center for Graduate Studies and Graduate Student Association are hosting the annual spring picnic potluck on the lawn between Brown and Driscoll Hall. Barbecue and vegetarian fare provided. Bring a dessert or side dish for 12 people to get a raffle ticket. Additional raffle tickets are $5. All proceeds benefit the Graduate Student Emergency Fund

Automotive Racing Club Meeting (Thu. 24 Apr, 2014 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

The New Mexico Tech Automotive Racing Club is a highly energized group of students that share a common interest in cars. Our members enjoy both working on and racing their cars. Feel free to join us in Workman 101 at 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Alumni Reception Seattle (Fri. 25 Apr, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Join the Office for Advancement and Alumni Relations, along with Dr. Lorie Liebrock  Dean of Graduate Studies and Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, for a reception in  Seattle. Alumni and friends are welcome. Elephant & Castle, 1415 5th Street. RSVP to Colleen Guengerich @ cguengerigh@admin.nmt.edu or 575-835-5352. 6 to 8 p.m.

 

Saturday, April 26, 2014

There are no events on this day.