University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota: Department of Mechanical Engineering

ME Day - April 20, 2011

We are extending an invitation for you to join us as we celebrate our 10th Annual ME Day on Wednesday, April 20, 2011. ME Day pays tribute to the scientists and engineers who contributed to the growth and international reputation of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Minnesota.

ME Day 2011 will be dedicated to Professor Emeritus Suhas Patankar, one of the pioneers in the numerical prediction techniques for problem solving in heat transfer and fluid flow.


Events for the day

1:00 PM

State of the Department - Professor and Head Uwe Kortshagen
Room 1130 Mechanical Engineering

2:00 - 3:30 PM

Laboratory Tours - may include the following:

Solar Simulator
Heat Transfer
Engines Lab
Controls Lab

3:00 - 4:00 PM

ME-AN Reception - Come and meet with ME alumni
ME Room 125

4:00 PM

Founders Lecture - Professor George D. Raithby, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
3-120 Molecular and Cellular Biology building

Title: Direct Design of Surface Shape (pdf)

5:30 PM

Reception at Campus Club - 4th floor Coffman Union

6:30 PM

Dinner and Program, Campus Club - Cost $45.00 cash or check only



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