Saturday Engineering for Everyone, Spring 2015

Refreshments served at 10 a.m. in the lobby of the ECE Building, 306 N. Wright St., Urbana.

Talks from 10:15-11:15 a.m. in the Grainger Auditorium, just off the lobby of the ECE Building.

Metered parking is available on Wright Street south of University Avenue, and in the north parking structure off University Avenue between Mathews and Goodwin avenues.

Date Speaker Title

Phil Krein

Build It Greener: A 2015 Building with a 2030 Energy Design

Scott Carney

Medical imaging: Saving lives with engineering, science, and video games

Paul Kwiat

Quantum Information for the Common Man: What IMAX has to do with quantum cryptography

Jonathan Makela

Earthquakes, tsunamis and space?

Laura Greene

High Temperature Superconductivity: Taming Serendipity

Lynford Goddard

A Guide To Good Experimental Design

Brian Cunningham

Teaching your Old Smartphone New Tricks: Mobile Biodetection for Health and Food Safety

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The inaugural Saturday Engineering for Everyone series was held on six Saturdays in the spring of 2014.