Friday Talk at Faculty of Engineering
For employees and students at the Faculty of Engineering.
We would like to welcome employees and students at the faculty to weekly webinars! The purpose of this webinar series is to stimulate academic and free discussions on important topics in research, innovation and education, and also to provide a team- and culture-building arena at the IV Faculty.
When: Fridays 08.30-09.00 (except holidays, summer vacation, cramped days).
We encourage all the departments at the faculty to report contributions (topic, speaker and time) through their representative in the IV Research Committee.
Dates and topics autumn 2021 #
|5 Nov.||Petroleum Cybernetics: Petroleum and beyond||Prof. Alexey Pavlov|
|29 Okt.||Why are there Mountains in Norway, and why should we care?||Prof. Per Terje Osmundsen|
|22 Okt.||Processing of marine (deep-sea) minerals (polymetallic nodules, crusts and massive sulphides): opportunities and challenges||Prof. Przemyslaw B. Kowalczuk|
|15 Okt.||Revisiting the investigation of the Alexander Kielland Accident - Lessons learned that should be kept in mind about the safety of structures||Prof. Emer. Torgeir Moan|
|8 Okt.||Floating solar power island||Prof. Trygve Kristiansen|
|1 Okt.||Sustaining the Arctic future through AI||Ass.Prof. Ekaterina Kim|
|24 Sept.||Dynamic responses of floating wind turbines||Prof. Erin Bachynski-Polić|
|17 sept.||Structural safety; how safe is safe enough?||Prof. Jochen Köhler|
|10 Sept.||Parametric modelling of digital workflow||Prof. Anders Rønnquist|
|3 Sept.||Smart phobocity||Prof. Jianying He|
The format is as following #
- 20 minutes talk, 10 minutes for questions/discussions
- Presentations in English, no recording, no distribution of presentations
- The speaker is introduced by a member of the Scientific Committee.
The contributions #
- Low threshold and the possibility to reuse presentations
- Relevant and interesting research, projects and innovations
- Talks on challenges and future research (e.g. sustainability, digitalization, innovation and interdisciplinarity)
Scientific Committee #
Dates and topics spring 2021 #
|Date||Topic (preliminary)||Speaker (preliminary)|
|30 April||Numerical simulation of heart valve pathologies – a tool for patient specific surgical planning||Bjørn Helge Skallerud|
|7 May||The Digitalisation of the Ocean and its Growing Fields of Applications||Asgeir Sørensen|
|21 May||Quick Clays and Quick Clay Slides||Steinar Nordal|
|4 June||Extreme mechanics||Tore Børvik|
|11 June||Superlubricity: super low friction||Astrid de Wijn|
Announcement/Execution plan #
Sara Edin, communications at IV-Faculty