Cimadevilla Memorial Seminar Series

Friday, September 06, 2019
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (CT)
Event Type
Presentations
Contact
Holly Harrison
210-436-3907
Department/Organization
Biology
Link
https://ems-app.stmarytx.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=77709

Guest Speaker:
David Restrepo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at San Antonio

Presentation Title:
 
In the Search for High-Performance Materials: The Role of Architecture and Bio-inspired Design

Description:
David Restrepo, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio department of mechanical engineering. In his talk, he will discuss how mechanics plays an essential role in evaluating important hypothesis about key morphological features available in nature to achieve outstanding mechanical properties, and how these “new mechanisms” can be translated to design better-engineered materials. 

 
The 
Jose Miguel Cimadevilla Memorial Seminar Series highlights the undergraduate research projects of St. Mary's University students and faculty members within the School of Science, Engineering and Technology. The seminar series features guest presentations and information sessions by individuals from various universities to share their career and education experiences.

The seminar series is sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research, the Office of Sponsored Projects, Academic Research and Compliance (SPARC) and the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.

For more information, contact Holly Harrison at 
hharrison2@stmarytx.edu
 or 210-436-3907. 

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