Professional Development Seminars
The UAA College of Engineering welcomes all students and local engineers to a seminar series which aims to foster collaboration and information exchange among Alaskan engineers.
Location: At this time, all seminars are offered online only. Use the livestream links below to watch each week's session.
Time: Fridays from 11:45 am - 12:45 pm. Seminars will last one hour including Q&A.
Additional Information: Please contact Kenrick Mock at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*PDH CREDIT: To be eligible for PDH credit, a presentation must be viewed live or within 1 week of the presentation, and the related survey must also be completed/submitted within 1 week of the presentation.
|Special Presentation - Visiting Professor|
|6/7/22||Fuel cell power module for electric forklift with integrated metal hydride hydrogen storage system||
Dr. Ivan Tolj, Asst. Prof., FESB, University of Split, Croatia
|9/10/21||Broadband for Rural Alaska - Satellites to the Rescue!||Dr. Alex Hills, Distinguished Service Professor of Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie
Dr. Jens Munk, Professor, Electrical Engineering, UAA
|9/17/21||Automating Aerial Arctic Seal Surveys with Machine Learning||Yuval Boss, NOAA||1.0|
|10/8/21||Cook Inlet Watershed Sediment Budget||Natalie Wagner, MSCE Graduate||1.0|
|10/22/21||Location, Location, Location: What Does the Next Big Earthquake Look Like in Anchorage?||John Thornley, PE, PhD, Golder Associates||1.0|
|10/29/21||Meandering vs. Braided Rivers: Bank Erosion Challenges Along the Matanuska River||Paul Janke, PhD, PE, AK DOT&PF||1.0|
|11/5/21||Gruening Middle School Earthquake Recovery Project||Ellen Hamel, PE, SE, Reid Middleton, Inc.||1.0|
|11/12/21||Northern Lights Boulevard Chester Creek Crossing Emergency Repair||Erica Jensen, PE, PTOE, Principal Project Engineer, CRW||1.0|
|Spring semester seminars will be added as they become scheduled. Please check back often for updates.|
|3/4/22||Tides, Vertical Datums and Transformations for Coastal Engineering Applications||Nathan Wardwell, Managing Partner, JOA Surveys, LLC||1.0|
|3/25/22||100th Avenue, A Surcharged Roadway||Steve Kari, PE, Principal, Stantec||1.0|
|4/8/22||Investigation of Ice Crushing Forces on Vertical Piles with Tidal Accreted Ice||Jasmine Langmann, UAA Graduate Student, Civil Engineering||1.0|