Meeting Agenda (Cymer Conference Room, SME Building, February 9, 2015)

7:00 - 8:00 AM Registration and Breakfast
8:00 - 8:15 AM Welcome and Opening Remarks (Associate Dean Tynan, Provost Yu, and Chair Luco) (download presentation)
8:15 - 8:30 AM Introduction to CEER (Prof. JS Chen) (download presentation)
8:30 - 10:20 AM Presentations by leaders from Industry/DOD/DOE/University:
  • Justine Johannes, Director, Engineering Sciences Center, Sandia National Laboratories: Research and Future Directions for Simulating Impacts of Extreme Events (download presentation)
  • Pamela Kinnebrew, Technical Director, Survivability and Protective Structures, Army Engineer Research and Development Center: Research and Development for Extreme Events: Military and Homeland Security Applications (download presentation)
  • Raymond Daddazio, President & CEO, Weidlinger Associates: The Role of Testing and Analysis in the Development of Blast Mitigation Strategies (Raymond Daddazio, Darren Tennant, and David Vaughan) (download presentation)
  • Dennis Braunreiter, Chief Scientist, Leidos: Advanced Sensor and Autonomous Systems Support for Rapid Damage Assessment of Disastrous Events (video 1, video 2)
  • Wing Kam Liu, Walter P. Murphy Professor, Northwestern University: Energy Dissipation Mechanism Based Materials and Material Systems Design (download presentation)
  • Bradley Durant, Harrison, Walker, & Harper (HWH), Advancement of BRM Technology (download presentation)
  • Michael Purcell, Applied Research Associates, Test & Evaluation: ARA Capabilities
10:20 - 10:50 AM Travel to Englekirk Campus
10:50 AM - 12:20 PM Blast Simulator and Earthquake Engineering Lab Tours
12:20 - 12:50 PM Return to UCSD Campus
12:50 - 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 - 3:00 PM Structure and Impact Lab Tours
3:00 - 3:15 PM Coffee Break
3:15 - 4:30 PM CEER Faculty Presentations:
  • Yuri Bazilevs, Structural Engineering, UCSD: Advanced FSI Simulation for Extreme Events Using Isogeometric Techniques (download presentation)
  • Lauren K. Stewart, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Georgia Tech: Hydraulic blast simulator methodologies and application
  • Hyonny Kim, Structural Engineering, UCSD: Non-Explosive Blast Pulse Loading of Armor Panels (download presentation)
  • Amitava Majumdar, San Diego Super Computer Center, UCSD: Compute and Data Intensive High Performance Computing at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (download presentation)
  • JS Chen, Structural Engineering, UCSD: Simulation-based Disaster Prediction and Damage Assessment Using Meshfree Methods (download presentation)
4:30 - 5:30 PM Panel Discussion