Events

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Thesis Defense - Hans Emil Oscar Mickelin

Speaker: Hans Emil Oscar Mickelin Title: Themes in numerical tensor calculus 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

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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Bus Jaco, Oklahoma State

Featured Speakers: Bus Jaco, Oklahoma State Mike Oehrtman, Oklahoma State Title: The Mathematical Inquiry Project: A statewide project fostering...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00pm
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Julia Stahler (Humboldt University of Berlin): Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar

Seminar postponed, new date TBD

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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BIOSENSORS FOR COMMUNITY-BASED ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING - Devora Najjar

This week we have Devora Najjar. from the MIT Media Lab - Responsive Environments Group! BIOSENSORS FOR COMMUNITY-BASED ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING While...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 3:30pm
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CBMM Panel Discussion: “Testing Generative Models in the Brain”

Panelists: Profs. Talia Konkle (Harvard), Josh Tenenbaum (MIT), and Sam Gershman (Harvard) Moderator: Prof. Ila Fiete (MIT) Abstract: TBA This panel...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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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