Research Workshops

Ohanian Lecture Series: “Options to Create a Sustainable Energy Future”

October 15, 2015, at 12:00 PM in Room 201, New Engineering Building

Dr. Arun Majumdar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University

  • Link to video of Dr. Majumdar’s presentation

Interactions with Industry, Government Laboratories, and International Partners

September 24, 2015, at 3:00 PM in Room 100, New Engineering Building

Engineering faculty will share best practices for success in securing funding from industrial, government, and international partners and which will be followed by Q&A. Panel includes Mark Orazem (ChE), Jim Baciak (MSE), and Ranga Narayanan (ChE).

  • Link to videos of Dr. Orazem’s, Dr.  Baciak’s, and Dr. Narayanan’s presentations

Benton Lecture Series: “Improving Laboratory Safety and the Culture of Safety in Academic Laboratories”

September 15, 2015, at 4:00 PM in Room 100, New Engineering Building

Dr. Craig Merlic, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles

  • Link to video of Dr. Merlic’s presentation

Tips for Securing Department of Energy Funding

September 10, 2015, at 3:00 PM in Room 100, New Engineering Building

Engineering faculty will share best practices for success in securing DOE funding which will be followed by Q&A. Panel includes Saeed Moghaddam (MAE) and Jason Weaver (ChE).

  • Link to videos of Dr. Moghaddam’s and Dr. Weaver’s presentations

Engineering Faculty Forum: IP Terms and Negotiations in Sponsored Research Contracts

August 20, 2015, at 3:00 PM in Room 100, New Engineering Building

David Day from UF’s Office of Technology Licensing (OTL) will be speaking and representatives from the Division of Sponsored Programs will also be present to answer any questions.

  • Link to video of David Day’s presentation and Q&A session

NSF CAREER Workshop

May 22, 2015, at 1:00 PM in Room 100, New Engineering Building

Engineering faculty will provide an overview of the program, give tips for success from recent UF recipients, and identify great opportunities for broader impacts through collaboration with existing UF programs. Panel includes Greg Hudalla (BME), George Lan (ISE), Tanmay Lele (ChE), and Mrinal Kumar (MAE).

Managing Large Research Groups

January 9, 2015, at 2:00 PM in Room 202, Particle Science & Technology Building

Engineering faculty who are experienced in leading large teams of researchers will be giving tips for success and answering any questions. Panel includes Alan George (ECE), Jose Fortes (ECE), Forrest Masters (ESSIE), and Franky So (MSE).

Leading Large Multidisciplinary Proposals

December 11, 2014, at 2:00 PM in Room 202, Particle Science & Technology Building

Engineering faculty who are accomplished in this regard will be giving tips for success and answering any questions. Panel includes Bala Balachandar (MAE), Michele Manuel (MSE), Kamran Mohseni (MAE, ECE), and Susan Sinnott (MSE).