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January 2013

  Mon 7 Jan 2013Semester B starts
  Wed 9 Jan 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Mon 14 Jan 2013
 13:10 - 14:00
SEMS Weekly Careers Session - Interview Skills
This talk will teach you how to give great answers to interview questions
  Tue 15 Jan 2013Deadline for Paperwork for the Taught Programmes Board
  Wed 16 Jan 2013
 15:30 - 17:00
UG SSLC meeting
Sems Seminar Room
  Thu 17 Jan 2013
 09:00 - 10:00
Materials DTG
Seminar Room
  Thu 17 Jan 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Aero DTG
Seminar Room
  Fri 18 Jan 2013
 10:30 - 11:30
Mechanical Engineering DTG
Seminar Room
  Mon 21 Jan 2013
 13:10 - 14:00
SEMS Weekly Careers Session - Make your own work experience - The Bright Innovation Challenge
If you haven’t yet managed to secure a summer placement, then this workshop is for you. We are be running an exciting project where you can help start up a new engineering business. Come and join in…
  Tue 22 Jan 2013
 10:30 - 11:30
Mechanical DTG
Seminar Room
  Wed 23 Jan 2013
 13:00 - 14:30
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Wed 23 Jan 2013
 14:30 - 15:45
Health & Safety Committee meeting
Seminar room
  Wed 23 Jan 2013
 15:45 - 17:15
Academic Staff Meeting
UPC
  Fri 25 Jan 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Prof Geeta K Vemuganti, Research at the Medical School (University of Hyderabad): Opportunities and Challenges
"Research at the Medical School (University of Hyderabad): Opportunities and Challenges" Geeta K Vemuganti, Prof & Dean of School of Medical Sciences, University of Hyderabad, AP, India Most…
  Mon 28 Jan 2013
 13:00 - 17:00
Post application UCAS Information Day
This is an Information Afternoon for invited UCAS applicants to learn more about the degree programme to which they have applied and been made a conditional or unconditional offer
  Mon 28 Jan 2013
 13:10 - 14:00
SEMS Weekly Careers Session - Assessment Centre Preparation
This will be a small mock assessment centre where we will explain the process and put you through a group exercise.
  Tue 29 Jan 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
Taught Programmes Board
Colette Bowe Room
  Wed 30 Jan 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Medical Engineering DTG
Seminar Room
  Wed 30 Jan 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Space & Resources (including Computing) Committee
Seminar room

February 2013

  Mon 4 Feb 2013
 13:10 - 14:00
SEMS Weekly Careers Session - Make your own work experience, follow up session
This session is a follow up session where we will be continuing to brainstorm ideas and make more concrete plans
  Wed 6 Feb 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Mon 11 Feb 2013
 13:10 - 14:00
SEMS Weekly Careers Session - CVs
This session will teach you how to write a good CV for applying to small companies for summer placements
  Thu 14 Feb 2013Deadline for Paperwork for the Taught Programmes Board
  Sun 17
 - Tue 19 Feb 2013
Conference: UK-China Clean Energy Forum
Both UK and China have developed large communities in the clean energy science & technology in the past few decades. However, communications between the communities in the two countries have been…
  Mon 18 Feb 2013SEMS Weekly Careers Session - Make your own work experience - follow up session #2
This is a planning session for those involved in the project
  Mon 18
 - Fri 22 Feb 2013
SEMS Industrial Visit Programme
Please see the following link for further details http://www.sems.qmul.ac.uk/undergrad/industrialvisits/
  Mon 18 Feb 2013
 15:00 - 15:45
Prof Zhiming Yu - Chemical Vapor Deposited Diamonds
Chemical Vapor Deposited Diamonds Prof Zhiming Yu, Central South University, Changsha, China Diamond and boron doped diamond (BDD) were chemically vapor-deposited on different substrates, such as…
  Wed 20 Feb 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Mon 25 Feb 2013
 09:30 - 11:00
Dr Stephanos Theodossiades, Modelling and Simulation in Engineering Systems: Tribodynamics
Dr Stephanos Theodossiades, Loughborough University Modelling and Simulation in Engineering Systems: Tribodynamics Modern engineering systems need to combine a variety of – often –…
  Mon 25 Feb 2013
 13:00 - 17:00
Post application UCAS Information Day
This is an Information Afternoon for invited UCAS applicants to learn more about the degree programme to which they have applied and been made a conditional or unconditional offer
  Mon 25 Feb 2013
 13:10 - 14:00
SEMS Weekly Careers Session - Internships
This talk is aimed at all students who are applying for Summer internships
  Wed 27 Feb 2013
 13:30 - 15:00
Materials DTG
Seminar Room
  Wed 27 Feb 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
Taught Programmes Board
Colette Bowe Room
  Wed 27 Feb 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Presentation of Altair Engineering (HyperWorks) products and discussion of optimisation case studies
Presentation of Altair Engineering (HyperWorks) products and discussion of optimisation case studies. By: Ms. Jacquelyn Quirk, Altair UK Academic Liason Altair HyperWorks is a Computer Aided…
  Thu 28 Feb 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Prof Oskar Paris, Synchrotron radiation studies of complex biological and bioinspired materials
Synchrotron radiation studies of complex biological and bioinspired materials Oskar Paris Institute of Physics, Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria The hierarchical structure and its relation to…

March 2013

  Fri 1 Mar 2013
 10:00 - 11:30
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Wed 6 Mar 2013Deadline for Paperwork for the Taught Programmes Board
  Mon 11 Mar 2013
 12:00 - 13:30
Prof. Hua Ai, Magnetic Nanocomposites as MRI Probes: Design and Applications
Prof. Hua Ai, Sichun University National Engineering Research Center for Biomaterials, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China Department of Radiology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu,…
  Mon 11 Mar 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Yang-Tse Cheng, Understanding and mitigating diffusion-induced-stresses and fracture in lithium ion battery electrodes
Yang-Tse Cheng Chemical and Materials Engineering University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA Most lithium ion battery electrodes experience large volume changes caused by concentration…
  Wed 13 Mar 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Space & Resources (including Computing) Committee
UPC
  Wed 13 Mar 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Medical Engineering DTG
Seminar room
  Wed 13 Mar 2013
 16:00 - 17:30
Aero Engineering DTG
Seminar Room
  Mon 18 Mar 2013
 13:00 - 17:00
Post application UCAS Information Day
This is an Information Afternoon for invited UCAS applicants to learn more about the degree programme to which they have applied and been made a conditional or unconditional offer
  Tue 19 Mar 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Prof Eiichi Fukada, Piezoelectricity in Biopolymers and Electrical Stimulation of Bone Growth
  Tue 19 Mar 2013
 13:00 - 17:00
Post application UCAS Information Day - Cancelled
This is an Information Afternoon for invited UCAS applicants to learn more about the degree programme to which they have applied and been made a conditional or unconditional offer
  Wed 20 Mar 2013
 13:00 - 14:30
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Wed 20 Mar 2013
 14:30 - 15:45
Health & Safety Committee meeting
Seminar room
  Wed 20 Mar 2013
 15:45 - 17:15
Academic Staff Meeting
UPC
  Fri 22 Mar 2013
 15:00 - 16:30
Dr. David Hoey, Primary Cilium-Mediated Mechanobiology in Bone
Abstract: Bone is an exquisitely mechanosensitive organ which constantly adapts its structure to meet the demands of its physical environment. This remodelling phenomenon is ultimately regulated by…
  Mon 25 Mar 2013
 11:00 - 12:30
Dr. David Eglin, The AO Foundation: from novel biomaterials to musculoskeletal solutions
I would like to kindly invite you to a talk by Dr. David Eglin from the AO Research Institute (ARI) in Davos, Switzerland titled “The AO Foundation: from novel biomaterials to musculoskeletal…
  Wed 27 Mar 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
Taught Programmes Board
Colette Bowe Room
  Wed 27 Mar 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
SSLC UG
UPC
  Wed 27 Mar 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
SSLC TPG
UPC
  Thu 28 Mar 2013Semester B ends

April 2013

  Mon 1 Apr 2013Cut off date for orders for Library Books
  Wed 3 Apr 2013
 11:00 - 12:30
Mechancial Engineering DTG
  Wed 3 Apr 2013
 13:30 - 15:00
Medical Engineering DTG
  Thu 4 Apr 2013
 10:00 - 11:30
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Thu 18 Apr 2013
 10:00 - 11:00
3 Seminars presented via Energy Research Institute of Xiamen University
1. Biomass Research in School of Energy Research at Xiamen University Dr. Yunquan Liu, Professor School of Energy Research, Xiamen University Abstract: Biomass is a renewable energy that has…
  Sun 21 Apr 2013Deadline for taught programme students to withdraw and interrupt their studies
  Mon 22
 - Fri 26 Apr 2013
Revision Week
  Wed 24 Apr 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Wed 24 Apr 2013
 14:00 - 15:00
Medicine Modified Scheme Talk
This is a talk for any students interested in applying for medicine after they finish their degree.
  Fri 26 Apr 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Enrico Bernardo, Multifunctional Silicates from Silicone Resins filled with Oxide Nano-particles
Enrico Bernardo Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica, University of Padova, Padova, Italy Keywords: nanocomposites, precursors, nanoparticulates. Many silicates are of great interest due their…
  Mon 29 Apr
 - Fri 7 Jun 2013
Examination period

May 2013

  Thu 2 May 2013
 10:00 - 11:30
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Wed 8 May 2013Deadline for Paperwork for the Taught Programmes Board
  Wed 8 May 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Health & Safety Committee meeting
Seminar room
  Wed 15 May 2013
 10:30 - 11:30
Medical Engineering DTG
Seminar room
  Wed 15 May 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Materials DTG
UPC
  Wed 15 May 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Space & Resources (including Computing) Committee
Seminar room
  Tue 21 May 2013
 12:30 - 13:30
Dr. Matthew Dalby, Mesenchymal stem cell response to nano topographical features (and other nanoscale stuff)
Mesenchymal stem cell response to nano topographical features (and other nanoscale stuff) Dr. Matthew Dalby, University of Glasgow, Centre for Cell Engineering, Institute of Molecular, Cell and…
  Wed 22 May 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Fri 24 May 2013
 14:00 - 15:00
Applying to Medecine or Dentistry?
This information session is designed for those interested in applying to medecine or dentistry next autumn.
  Wed 29 May 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
Taught Programmes Board
Colette Bowe Room

June 2013

  Wed 5 Jun 2013Deadline for Paperwork for the Taught Programmes Board
  Wed 5 Jun 2013
 10:30 - 12:00
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Wed 12 Jun 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Medical Engineering DTG
Seminar room
  Thu 13 Jun 2013
 13:30 - 14:30
Mark Thompson, Elastin and elastography in tendons
Note that this Seminar will take place in Engineering Room 325 (Third Floor) Mark Thompson (Oxford) This talk will provide an overview of current activity in the Oxford Mechanobiology Group. This…
  Fri 14 Jun 2013
 09:30 - 10:30
Prof. Kazuki NAKANISHI, Silsesquioxane-based Hybrid Macroporous Monoliths for Heat-insulation, Oil-water Separation and Supported Metal Nanoparticles
SEMINAR: Silsesquioxane-based Hybrid Macroporous Monoliths for Heat-insulation, Oil-water Separation and Supported Metal Nanoparticles Prof. Kazuki NAKANISHI Department of Chemistry, Graduate…
  Fri 14 Jun 2013
 11:30 - 12:30
Prof. Dominique Barthes-Biesel & Dr Anne-Virginie Salsac, Fluid structure interactions of microcapsules in flow
Fluid structure interactions of microcapsules in flow Prof. Dominique Barthes-Biesel Dr Anne-Virginie Salsac Bioengineering Department Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering (UMR CNRS 6600) …
  Fri 14 Jun 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
SEMS Forum
Foyer People's Palace
  Fri 14 Jun 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Professor Vassili Toropov, Design optimisation in aerospace engineering: methods and applications
Professor Vassili Toropov, Professor of Aerospace and Structural Engineering, University of Leeds The following features of hard industrial design optimisation problems are not yet adequately…
  Mon 17 Jun 2013
 11:30 - 12:30
Dr Massimiliano Vasile: From Asteroids to Uncertainty Quantification via Computational Optimisation
Dr Massimiliano Vasile, Reader in Space Systems Engineering, University of Strathclyde Title: From Asteroids to Uncertainty Quantification via Computational Optimisation The talk will present an…
  Wed 19 Jun 2013
 11:30 - 13:00
SMT Meeting
David's office
  Wed 19 Jun 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Mario Orsi, Molecular simulation of lipid membranes: from fundamental biophysical properties to the interaction with drugs and antimicrobials
Dr. Mario Orsi, School of Engineering & Materials Science, Queen Mary, University of London Lipid membranes are interfacial systems employed by living organisms to enclose cells and organelles,…
  Fri 21 Jun 2013
 09:30 - 15:30
Teaching and Learning Day
  Sat 22 Jun 2013
 09:00 - 16:30
Queen Mary Open day
  Tue 25 Jun 2013
 13:00 - 14:30
Academic Staff Meeting
UPC
  Tue 25 Jun 2013
 14:30 - 17:00
SEMS Summer Party
Maths Square by Draper's Bar. If it rains UPC
  Wed 26 Jun 2013
 13:30 - 14:30
Seminar: Simulation of Physical and Chemical Processes in Gas Turbine Engine Combustors
Prof Alexei Sipatov, Perm State Polytechnic University This lecture will present approaches to simulation of turbulent combustion, used in designing of combustors for gas turbine engines in…
  Wed 26 Jun 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
Taught Programmes Board
  Wed 26 Jun 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Mark Cauldfield, Device-based therapy for hypertension
Prof. Mark Cauldfield, Director of the William Harvey Research Institute, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided…

July 2013

  Wed 3 Jul 2013Deadline for Paperwork for the Taught Programmes Board
  Wed 3 Jul 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Health & Safety Committee meeting
Seminar room
  Wed 3 Jul 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Vladimir Tsukruk, Engineered Bionanocomposites
Prof. Vladimir Tsukruk, School of Materials Science and Engineering and BIONIC Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA I discuss recent results from our research group on designing…
  Fri 5 Jul 2013
 11:30 - 12:30
James J. Feng, A particle-based simulation of the mechanics of malaria-infected red blood cells
James J. Feng Department of Mathematics and Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada We use computer simulations to…
  Mon 8 Jul 2013
 10:00 - 11:30
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Wed 10 Jul 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Federico Carpi - Enabling new biomedical and bioinspired mechatronic systems with electroactive elastomeric actuators
Dr. Federico Carpi, School of Engineering & Materials Science, Queen Mary, University of London The development of a variety of new biomedical and bioinspired mechatronic systems poses challenges…
  Fri 12 Jul 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
SEMS School Forum
UPC
  Wed 17 Jul 2013
 12:30 - 14:30
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Wed 17 Jul 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. John Connelly, Biophysical regulation of epidermal cell fate in engineered microenvironments
Dr. John Connelly, Centre for Cutaneous Research, Blizard Institute, Queen Mary, University of London SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar Abstract: The…
  Thu 18 Jul 2013
 13:30 - 16:00
Graduation Ceremony
Great Hall
  Mon 22 Jul 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Dr Haibo Huang, Lattice Boltzmann study on spheroidal particles suspension and sedimentation in fluid flows
Lattice Boltzmann study on spheroidal particles suspension and sedimentation in fluid flows Dr Haibo Huang Dept. Modern Mechanics University of Science and Technology of China Hefei, China …
  Mon 22 Jul 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Dr Jun-Jie Huang, Numerical Study of Drop Motion on a Surface with Wettability Gradient and Contact Angle Hysteresis
Numerical Study of Drop Motion on a Surface with Wettability Gradient and Contact Angle Hysteresis Dr Jun-Jie Huang Department of Engineering Mechanics Chongqing University Chongqing, China …
  Wed 24 Jul 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
Taught Programmes Board
Colette Bowe Room
  Wed 24 Jul 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Paul Watton, Modelling the Evolution of Vascular Disease: Aneurysms
Dr. Paul Watton, Department of Computer Science & INSIGNEO Institute of in silico Medicine University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK In this talk, I will present a general computational framework for…
  Fri 26 Jul 2013
 09:00 - 17:00
LSR/FS timetable to be published on MySiS
  Wed 31 Jul 2013REF 2014 - End of assessment period (for research impacts, the research environment and data about research income and research doctoral degrees awarded)
http://www.ref.ac.uk/timetable/ End of assessment period (for research impacts, the research environment and data about research income and research doctoral degrees awarded)

August 2013

  Mon 5
 - Thu 15 Aug 2013
Late Summer resit period
  Wed 7 Aug 2013
 10:30 - 12:00
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's office
  Wed 14 Aug 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Space & Resources (including Computing) Committee
Seminar room
  Tue 20 Aug 2013
 13:30 - 14:30
Dr Guang Li, Modelling & Control of Sea Wave Energy Extraction System
Dr Guang Li, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering, Pennsylvania State University Modelling & Control of Sea Wave Energy Extraction System
  Wed 21 Aug 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Dr Ewa Speiz, Structure-mechanics investigations of mineralized tendon and bone: from micro to macro
Dr Ewa Speiz is a PDRA at TU Eindhoven, the Netherlands. She is working in the “Function and Soft Mechanics of Biomaterials” group with Dr Cornelis Storm, looking at multiscale mechanics of…
  Wed 21 Aug 2013
 12:30 - 14:30
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Thu 22 Aug 2013
 14:00 - 16:00
mini-symposium on cell-biomaterials interactions
It is my pleasure to invite you to a mini-symposium on cell-biomaterials interactions, to be held on Thursday 22nd August at 2 pm, in the PP2 theatre of the People's Palace (Mile End campus). We have…
  Tue 27 Aug 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Tiezheng Qian, Droplet Motion with Evaporation and Condensation in One-Component Fluids
Tiezheng Qian Department of Mathematics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Recently, the dynamic van der Waals theory (DvdWT) has been presented for the study of hydrodynamics in one…

September 2013

  Wed 4 Sep 2013
 10:30 - 12:00
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Tue 10 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 15:00
University of London Open day
Senate House, Malet Street, University of London
  Wed 11 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 12:00
SMT meeting
Seminar Room
  Wed 11 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 15:00
University of London Open day
Senate House, Malet Street, University of London
  Wed 11 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Xiao Yun Xu, Transport processes in biological systems: from blood flow in the aorta to drug transport in solid tumour
Prof. Yun Xu, Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar This talk will address two different research topics: …
  Fri 13 Sep 2013
 11:00 - 12:30
SEMS Academic Staff Meeting
UPC
  Mon 16
 - Fri 20 Sep 2013
Welcome Week
Various Rooms
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 09:00 - 09:30
Induction: 3rd year Aero students induction
UPC
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 09:30 - 10:00
Induction: 3rd year Design and Innovation Students Induction
Design Studio
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 09:30 - 10:00
Induction: 3rd year Medical Engineering Students Induction
UP)C
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 09:30 - 10:00
Induction: 3rd year Direct entry Student Induction
SEMS Seminar Room
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 11:00
Induction: All 3rd year Library talk on finding information
Talk given by Martin Beeson
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 11:00 - 11:30
Induction: 3rd year Materials Students Induction
UPC
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 11:30 - 12:00
Induction: 3rd year Mechanical Engineering Students Induction
UPC
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Induction: 3rd year Admin Session
Students to come along in alphabetical Groups order as below: 12.00 A-I 12.20 J-R 12.40 S-Z
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Induction: 4th year Admin Session
Students to arrive in project group order: 13.00 Project groups 1-4 13.20 Project groups 5-10 13.40 Project groups 11-18
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Induction: Enrolment for all 1st year SEMS students
Octagon, Queens Building
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 14:00 - 14:30
Induction: 4th year Project Introduction
UPC
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:00
Induction: 4th year Aero returning students induction
UPC
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 15:30
Induction: 4th year Medical Engineering Students induction
UPC
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 15:30
Induction: 4th year Design and Innovation Induction
Design Studio
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 15:30 - 16:00
Induction: 4th year Materials students induction
UPC
  Mon 16 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 16:30
Induction: 4th year Mechanical Engineering students induction
UPC
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 09:00 - 10:30
Induction: MSc and Intercalated students Safety and Security Talk
Fogg LT
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 09:00 - 12:00
Induction: 3rd year Project Supervisor Talks, Individual Engineering and materials
Discuss module choices and register for modules with Tutors
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 10:30 - 11:30
Induction: MSc and Intercalated students Web site introduction
Fogg LT
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Induction: MSc students Careers Talk
Fogg LT
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 12:30 - 14:00
Induction: Study Abroad students module registration
Dr A Briggs office Engineering Building 334, 3rd floor
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Induction: All first year/New students Admin session
Students to attend in alphabetical order groups as below: 13.00 A-G 13.15 H-M 13.30 N-T 13.45 U-Z
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Induction: MSc and Intercalated students Lunch
Engineering G27
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Induction: MSc and Intercalated students Lunch
Engineering G27
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 14:00 - 15:00
Induction: Campus Tours
Tours of campus leaving at regular intervals
  Tue 17 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 17:00
Induction: Welcome General talk for all 1st year students
Mason Lecture Theatre, Francis Bancroft Building
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 09:30 - 10:30
Induction: 2nd year direct entry students induction
SEMS Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, Engineering Building
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 10:30 - 12:00
Induction: Coffee and Cakes
Welcome social group
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Induction: MSc and Intercalated Admin Session
Students to arrive in alphabetical group order as below: 11.00 A-G 11.14 H-M 11.30 N-T 11.45 U-Z
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Induction: MSc and Intercalated module registration session
Staff offices
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 14:30
Induction: 1st year Treasure Hunt
Engineering G27
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 13:30
Induction: MSc and Intercalated Campus Tours
UPC
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 13:30 - 14:00
Induction: Talk for 3rd and 4th year students interested in applying for Medicine
UPC
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 14:00 - 15:00
Induction: 3rd year Careers Talk
FB240
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Induction: Library Practical Sessions Group A
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Induction: Speed Reading Intro Group B
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Sussan Nourshargh, Leukocyte motility through venular walls in vivo
Sussan Nourshargh William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK. SEMS/IoB…
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Induction: 3rd year project talks
FB240
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Induction: 4th year Personal Tutorial sessions
Your Personal Tutors office
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 15:30 - 16:30
Induction: MSc Enrolment
Queens Building, Octagon
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Induction: Library Practical Sessions Group B
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Induction: Speed Reading Intro Group A
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Wed 18 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Induction: 4th year Careers Talk
FB240
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 09:00 - 09:30
Induction: 2nd year Materials Students Induction
UPC
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 09:30 - 10:00
Induction: 2nd year Medical Engineering Students Induction
UPC
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 09:30 - 10:00
Induction: 2nd year Design and Innovation Students Induction
Design Studio
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 09:30 - 10:00
Induction: 2nd year Materials Start Treasure Hunt
G27
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 10:30
Induction: 2nd year Aero Students Induction
UPC
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 10:30
Induction: 2nd year Medical Engineering Start Treasure Hunt
G17
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 10:30
Induction: 2nd year Design and Innovation Start Treasure Hunt
Design Studio
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 10:30 - 11:00
Induction: 2nd year Mechanical Engineering Students Induction
UPC
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 10:30 - 11:00
Induction: 2nd year Aero Start Treasure Hunt
G17
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 11:00 - 11:30
Induction: 2nd year Mechanical Engineering Start Treasure Hunt
G27
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Induction: 1st year Personal Tutorial Meetings
Staff Offices
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 12:30
Induction: 2nd year Materials End Treasure Hunt
G27
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
Induction: Maths Diagnostic Test
This is nothing to worry about this is just to see what weaknesses there are in maths and if you require any extra help. You will find which room you are in on the notice boards on the Ground Floor…
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 12:30 - 13:00
Induction: 2nd year Medical Engineering End Treasure Hunt
G27
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 12:30 - 13:00
Induction: 2nd year Design and Innovation End Treasure Hunt
Design Studio
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 13:30
Induction: 2nd year Aero End Treasure Hunt
G27
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 13:30 - 14:00
Induction: 2nd year Mechanical Engineering End Treasure Hunt
G27
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Induction: Library Practical Sessions Group C
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Induction: Speed Reading Intro Group D
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Induction: Study Abroad students Refreshments
Social Event get to know each other
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Induction: Library Practical Sessions Group D
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Thu 19 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Induction: Speed Reading Intro Group C
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 09:00 - 10:00
Induction: 2nd year Admin Session
Students to arrive in alphabetical groups as follows 9.00 A-G 9.15 H-M 9.30 M-T 9.45 U-Z
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 09:00 - 10:00
Induction: 1st Year Society Talks
Arts 2 LT
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 11:00
Induction: 2nd year Personal Tutorials
Personal Tutors offices
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 10:00 - 11:00
Induction: 1st Year Careers Talks
Arts 2 LT
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 11:00 - 11:30
Induction: Institute talks
Arts 2 LT
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Induction: 2nd year Careers Talk
UPC
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 11:30 - 12:00
Induction: Student Union Talks
Arts 2 LT
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 12:30
Induction: 2nd year Coffee and Cakes
Social Event
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Induction: Safety and SecurityTalks
Arts 2 LT
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Induction: Library Practical Sessions Group E
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Induction: Speed Reading Intro Group F
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Induction: Library Practical Sessions Group F
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Fri 20 Sep 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Induction: Speed Reading Intro Group E
Students will be in groups of 50 - you will have a notice in your pack of which group you are in.
  Sat 21 Sep 2013
 09:00 - 16:30
Queen Mary Open day
  Mon 23 Sep 2013Term Dates: Semester A Starts
  Mon 23 Sep 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
SEMS Careers Weekly Event
Masterclass in getting a job
  Wed 25 Sep 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Alvaro Mata, Hierarchical bioengineering: from dynamic self-assembly to 3D patterning
Dr Alvaro Mata, SEMS, QMUL SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar Nature generates a widespread variety of materials with well-ordered structure, elaborate…

October 2013

  Wed 2 Oct 2013
 09:00 - 17:00
New PhD Student Induction
2 Day event, More details to follow.
  Wed 2 Oct 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
SMT
  Wed 2 Oct 2013
 13:30 - 14:30
Dr. Lorenzo Botto, Colloidal assembly at fluid interfaces: capillarity, fluid flow, and contact line phenomena
The first talk of the SIMULATION & MODELLING SEMINAR will take place on Wednesday 2nd of October at 1.30 pm in Nano Force seminar room. The talk will be given by one of our faculty members, Dr.…
  Wed 2 Oct 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Helena Azevedo, Peptides and hyaluronan: natural partners for self-assembly and regenerative therapies
Dr. Helena Azevedo, School of Engineering & Materials Science, Queen Mary, University of London SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar Sugars and amino acids are…
  Mon 7 Oct 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
SEMS Careers Weekly Event -Networking
There will be a presentation given by a few SEMS students who won an internal contest last year to attend the Women In Engineering Society Conference. The focus of the presentation will be about the…
  Wed 9 Oct 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Health & Safety Committee meeting
Seminar room
  Wed 9 Oct 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Fran Balkwill, Building a human tumour microenvironment
Prof. Fran Balkwill, Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary, University of London SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar Even at their earliest stages, human cancers…
  Fri 11 Oct 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
SEMS School Forum
UPC
  Tue 15 Oct 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Prof Bill Gerberich, Brittleness Transitions: Strength, Strain Rate, Structure and Scale
Brittleness Transitions: Strength, Strain Rate, Structure and Scale W.Gerberich, E. Hintsala and P. Suri With increasing temperature, almost all classes of materials with cubic crystal structures…
  Tue 15 Oct 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Multiscale modelling based on a hydrodynamic analogy: bridging molecular dynamics and stochastic Navier-Stokes equations
SPEAKER: Sergey Karabasov, one of our Senior Lecturers at QM. TITLE: Multiscale modelling based on a hydrodynamic analogy: bridging molecular dynamics and stochastic Navier-Stokes equations …
  Wed 16 Oct 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
CANCELLED Space & Resources (including Computing) Committee
Seminar Room
  Wed 16 Oct 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Chiu Fan Lee, Phase transitions in cell biology
Dr. Chiu Fan Lee, Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar Phase transitions are a ubiquitous physical phenomenon…
  Wed 23 Oct 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Wed 23 Oct 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Rein Ulijn, Adaptive Nanotechnology through Molecular Networks
Prof. Rein Ulijn, Department of Chemistry, University of Strathclyde SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar It is our vision to develop materials and systems…
  Thu 24 Oct 2013
 11:00 - 17:00
Industrial Liaison Forum
The next Industrial Liaison Forum is being held jointly by the School of Engineering and Materials Science (SEMS) and the Materials Research Institute (MRI) of QMUL. It is scheduled for Thursday…
  Fri 25 Oct 2013
 11:00 - 12:30
Academic Staff Meeting
UPC
  Tue 29 Oct 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Dr. Giulio Alfano, Cohesive-zone models for the numerical simulation of crack growth on interfaces accounting for friction and rate-dependence
Dr. Giulio Alfano, Senior Lecturer in Computational Mechanics, Brunel University SEMS Simulation & Modelling Seminar Cohesive-zone models for the numerical simulation of crack growth on interfaces…
  Wed 30 Oct 2013
 13:00 - 15:30
SSLC UG
UPC
  Wed 30 Oct 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. William Bonfield, 'Biomaterials innovation and technology transfer'
"Biomaterials innovation and technology transfer" Prof. William Bonfield, Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge "Advances in regenerative medicine are…
  Wed 30 Oct 2013
 15:30 - 17:00
SSLC TPG
UPC

November 2013

  Mon 4
 - Fri 8 Nov 2013
Week 7
Various Rooms
  Wed 6 Nov 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Alex Seifalian, Development of human organ using nanocomposite scaffold: from lab to patients
Prof. Alex Seifalian, Centre for Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine, University College London SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar
  Tue 12 Nov 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
Education and Learning Committee
Henri's Office
  Wed 13 Nov 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Guillaume Charras, The mechanics of cell monolayers
Dr. Guillaume Charras, University College London One-cell thick monolayers are the simplest tissues in multi-cellular organisms, yet they fulfil critical roles in development and normal physiology.…
  Wed 20 Nov 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Materials Discipline Teaching Group
Seminar Room
  Wed 20 Nov 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
SMT Meeting
Seminar Room
  Wed 20 Nov 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Admissions Meeting
SEMS Seminar Room
  Wed 20 Nov 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Space & Resources Committee Meeting
Room 341, Engineering
  Wed 20 Nov 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Pep Pamies, Senior Editor of Nature Materials, Appealing to Nature Materials - an editor's view
Dr. Pep Pamies, Senior Editor of Nature Materials. Nature Materials offers authors high visibility to their work. A team of full-time, professional editors selects and commissions articles that…
  Wed 20 Nov 2013
 16:00 - 17:00
Aero Discipline Teaching Group
Seminar Room
  Mon 25 Nov 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Meeting for students applying for Industrial Placements for 2014
This event is specifically geared towards students who are currently applying for Industrial Experience Placements for the 2015-2015 academic year.
  Tue 26 Nov 2013
 12:00 - 13:00
Prof. Valery Ochkov, Mathematical packages and problems of knowledge transfer in the field of mechanical and thermal engineering
Prof. Valery Ochkov, National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute”, Moscow, Russia “Mathematical packages and problems of knowledge transfer in the field of mechanical…
  Wed 27 Nov 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Prof. Molly Stevens, New materials based approaches for regenerative medicine and ultrasensitive biosensing
Prof. Molly Stevens, Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar Bio-responsive nanomaterials are of growing importance…
  Fri 29 Nov 2013
 11:00 - 12:00
Interview Preparation for Medicine Dentistry Applicants
This talk will focus on preparing for interviews for applicants to medicine or dentistry.
  Fri 29 Nov 2013
 14:30 - 15:30
Dr. Erik Steur, Synchronization in networks of linearly time-delayed coupled oscillators
Dr. Erik Steur, from the Laboratory for Perpetual Dynamics, KU Leuven, Belgium Synchronization in networks of linearly coupled oscillators has been observed in fields varying from neuroscience and…

December 2013

  Mon 2 Dec 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
LinkedIn Workshop run by the Careers Service
A session aimed at introducing you to LinkedIn and teaching you how to open and use your account. LinkedIn has become one of the most valuable career enhancing tools and all students are…
  Mon 2 Dec 2013
 13:45 - 16:15
SEMS Post-application Open day
  Tue 3 Dec 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
Medical Discipline Teaching Group
Seminar Room
  Wed 4 Dec 2013
 14:00 - 15:30
Health & Safety Committee meeting
Seminar room
  Wed 4 Dec 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr. Cristina Lo Celso, In vivo imaging of quiescent and physiologically activated haematopoietic stem cells
Dr. Cristina Lo Celso, Imperial College SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar Abstract: Understanding the mechanisms linking stem cell-niche interaction and…
  Wed 4 Dec 2013
 15:30 - 17:00
SSLC TPG
UPC
  Wed 11 Dec 2013
 10:30 - 12:00
Winter Graduation Ceremonies
  Wed 11 Dec 2013
 14:30 - 16:00
SSLC UG
TBC
  Wed 11 Dec 2013
 15:00 - 16:00
Dr Matteo Palma, Biomolecular Nanoarrays: from nanobiotechnology to materials science
Dr Matteo Palma The School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London SEMS/IoB Seminar Series Coffee/tea/biscuits provided after the seminar The ability to control…
  Fri 13 Dec 2013Term Dates: End of Semester A
  Fri 13 Dec 2013
 13:00 - 14:00
School Forum
  Tue 17 Dec 2013
 13:00 - 14:30
Academic Staff Meeting
UPC
  Tue 17 Dec 2013
 15:00 - 18:30
School Xmas Party
UPC
  Wed 18 Dec 2013
 10:30 - 12:00
Medical Discipline Teaching Group
  Wed 18 Dec 2013
 12:00 - 14:00
SMT meeting
Seminar Room
  Tue 24 Dec 2013College Closure Day
  Fri 27 Dec 2013College closure Day
  Mon 30 Dec 2013College Closure Day
  Tue 31 Dec 2013College Closure Day