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March 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm

College Wide Seminar

ME: 6191

Mechanical Engineering Graduate Seminar,

Ying Sun of the National Science Foundation will present a college wide seminar entitled Overview of Thermal Transport Processes Program and CBET Division at NSF.

This talk will first highlight the vision of the National Science Foundation and the organization and goals of the Division of Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems (CBET) within the Engineering Directorate at NSF. The scope and future directions of the Thermal Transport Processes Program will then be discussed along with a number of project highlights.


Ying Sun Bio:

Dr. Ying Sun is the program director of the Thermal Transport Processes Program at the National Science Foundation. She is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics at Drexel University. Her research interests include multiphase flows and heat/mass transfer with phase change, complex fluids and interfacial phenomena, and multiscale modeling. Dr. Sun was a recipient of the NSF CAREER Award, AFOSR Summer Faculty Fellowship, French CNRS Visiting Professorship, and Drexel College of Engineering Research Achievement Award. She was an ELATE Leadership Fellow and a visiting professor at Princeton University, Ecole Polytechnique, and Tsinghua University. Dr. Sun serves as an Associate Editor for ASME Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage. She received her B.Eng. degree from Tsinghua University and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Iowa.


March 12
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm


3655 Seamans Center
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Posted on February 10th, 2020

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