View of the SAFL building from the river

During the academic year, SAFL hosts weekly seminars on various topics related to environmental, geophysical and biological fluid mechanics and engineering featuring presenters from academia, government agencies and industry. These seminars are free and open to the public. Join us to learn about the latest research advancements and network with contacts in the field.

Schedule

SAFL seminars are be held on Tuesdays, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the SAFL Auditorium. 

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Upcoming Seminars:

Past Seminars:

Dec. 22

SAFL THESIS DEFENSE
Ellison Kawakami
M.S. Candidate
Department of Civil Engineering, UMN, SAFL
Advisor: Roger Arndt

Investigation of the Behavior of Ventilated Supercavities

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Dec. 15 NO SEMINAR

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Dec. 08

Postponed until January 2011 - Spring Series
Ali Khosronejad, Postdoctoral Associate
St. Anthony Falls Laboratory

Title TBD

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Dec. 01

Craig Hill, Researcher
St. Anthony Falls Laboratory

Turbulence and scour in the wake of small-scale stream restoration structures

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Nov. 24 NO SEMINAR

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Nov. 17

Philip Liu, Professor (DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR)
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Cornell University

A multi-layer model for simulating nonlinear internal wave propagation and runup

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Nov. 10

Amilcare Porporato, Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Duke University

Hydrologic controls on soil nutrients: the role of soil moisture, stoichiometry and topography

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Nov. 03

Jessica Kozarek, Research Associate
Outdoor StreamLab Manager
St. Anthony Falls Laboratory

Instream structures in the Outdoor StreamLab: Implications for restoration design

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Oct. 27

Ellen Longmire, Professor
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
University of Minnesota

Eddy structure in turbulent boundary layers

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Oct. 20

Dr. Vince Neary
Oak Ridge National Lab

Hydrokinetic energy conversion in rivers

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