Events

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Thesis Defense - Hans Emil Oscar Mickelin

Title: Themes in numerical tensor calculus Speaker: Hans Emil Oscar Mickelin Zoom Link: https://mit.zoom.us/j/96886251445​

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 9:00am
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WCC at MIT

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Writing Together Online with the Writing and Communication Center: April Edition

April is the National Card and Letter Writing Month and it is also a National Month of poetry. Make April a month of productive writing for you. Please join...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 9:00am to 10:30am
Leading Edge webinar: Energy @MIT

Led by the MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI), MIT continues to play an important role in advancing low-carbon energy technologies and our understanding of the...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Featured Speaker: Pol van Hoften (King's College London) Title: Mod p points on Shimura varieties of parahoric level Abstract: The conjecture of...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 10:30am to 11:30am
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Nano Explorations

A student & postdoc webinar series from MIT.nano As a way to keep our nano community connected during the COVID-19 pandemic, MIT.nano is launching a virtual...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 11:00am to 11:45am
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Julia Stahler (Humboldt University of Berlin): Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar

Title: TBA Start time subject to change

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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LCE Virtual Language Conversation Cafe

Join us to meet other language enthusiasts, students taking learning languages, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice. This is a great way...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
LNS Lunchtime Seminar

Thibaut Houdy1,2 "KATRIN: from neutrino mass to Dark Matter" Abstract: The KATRIN (Karlsruhe Tritium Neutrino) experiment investigates the kinematic...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Book cover: "The Privileged Poor"

Join us for a small group discussion of Anthony Abraham Jack's The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students. Your presence...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Systems Thinking Webinar: “Planning, Tracking, and Reducing a Complex Project’s Value at Risk”

Join MIT System Design and Management online on Tuesday, April 13 for a free systems thinking webinar with Dr. Tyson Browning, Professor of Operations...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Virtual OpenDocLab Talk: Dr. Heather Igloliorte, Dr. Julie Nagam & Dr. Carla Taunton

REGISTER HERE Incubator as Collaborative Methodology This talk explores the recent projects of Dr. Heather Igloliorte, Dr. Julie Nagam, and Dr. Carla...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Black Mobility and Safety Seminar

Ekene Ijeoma, head of the Poetic Justice group at the Media Lab, is teaching a course called Black Mobility and Safety in the US, which will include a series...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Typical English Table

Class is now meeting on ZOOM for 2020-2021. Led by an actual ESL teacher to help you improve your English speaking skills. For over 20 years we have provided...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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"Language Barriers in Multinationals and Knowledge Transfers"  (w/ L. Guillouët, A. Khandelwal & M. Teachout)

Rocco Macchiavello (LSE)

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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Killian Court

SPEAKER: Chris Rycroft (Harvard) TITLE: Uncovering The Rules Of Crumpling With A Data-Driven Approach ABSTRACT: When a sheet of paper is crumpled, it...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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Equity and Social Action Seminar Series feat. DEVORA NAJJAR

Featuring Devora Najjar from the MIT Media Lab Reponsive Environments and the Collins Lab Often advances in biotechnology have been limited to those who...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 3:30pm
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MSE Seminar Series - Prof. Sohini Kar-Narayan

Title: Functional nanomaterials and devices for energy, sensing and biomedical applications Abstract: Functional nanomaterials, in the form of...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Belief Distortions and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

Francesco Bianchi (Duke University)

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Emile Bustani Seminar: "U.S.- Iran Relations: What Will It Take—On Both Sides—to End the “Forever Enemies” Stalemate?"

Zoom Webinar ID: 917 5897 1523 Passcode: bustani "U.S.- Iran Relations: What Will It Take—On Both Sides—to End the “Forever Enemies” Stalemate?" Ali...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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Crafternoon:  Collagraphy with Hanna Pauline Bernbaum

Come learn how to make prints using objects from your quarantine space! We will be exploring the process of collagraphy, a versatile and experimental form of...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Tuesday, April 13, 2021