Weekly Seminars

Interdisciplinary Science, Engineering and Health Science Seminars

Swenson College encourages an exchange of ideas and collaboration between disciplines at UMD. Anyone organizing a seminar that would like to include it in this list for improved exposure and attendance, contact Lucas Chubiz at [email protected] or 218-726-6397.

Week of November 20th-24th & 29th, 2022


Monday, November 21
Title: Innovations in transportation infrastructure technology – past, present and future
Speaker: Dr. Peter Taylor, PE, Iowa State University
Time/Location: 3:00-4:00 pm CT; Moos 5-125
Email 12:00-12:50pm; 231 Swenson Civil Engineering
Host: Dr. Nate Johnson, Civil Engineering
Seminar Flyer: z.umn.edu/CE_Seminar
Zoom Link: z.umn.edu/CE_Seminar_Zoom

Tuesday, November 22
: NMDA Receptor Neuropharmacology in Mouse Spinal Cord Dorsal Horn Using Calcium Imaging
Speaker: Tongzhen Xie, PhD Candidate, Fairbanks Lab
Time/Location: 3:00-4:00 pm CT; Moos 5-125
Email: [email protected] to request a Zoom link
Host: PHM 8100/Phar 6260 Pharmaceutics Seminar (Department of Pharmaceutics)


Tuesday, November 29
Title: Exploration of error resilience of neural networks towards energy reduction  
Speaker: Iraklis Anagnostopoulos, Ph.D, associate professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Southern Illinois University Carbondale      
Time/Location: 11:00am to 11:50 am
Zoom: Join Zoom Meeting
Host: Peng Fang, (Electrical Engineering)