Posts Tagged ‘lectures’

White speaks about his research in Australia, Canada and the US

Damian White, (Professor, History, Philosophy and Social Science) has recently given a range of invited talks on his research in Australia, Canada and the US. White spoke about Design Ecologies, Creative Labor and Hybrid Ecological Democracy at the University of Sydney and the Western Political Science Association in Vancouver. He gave an invited paper Climate Security: […]

Yeadon Lectures at China Academy of Art

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) will deliver a public lecture at the China Academy of Art (CAA) in Hangzhou, China, on March 8, 2017. His presentation, titled Material Manipulations will include some current and recent projects that use advanced materials and manufacturing to achieve design innovation. Yeadon is also running a workshop on biomaterials, smart materials, […]

Yeadon lectures at the Royal College of Art

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) recently delivered a lecture at the Royal College of Art in London. His presentation, entitled Nanovation: a new architectural problem focused on challenges that smart materials and nanomaterials present to those engaged in innovation. Yeadon posited a future trajectory for nanomaterials in architecture by using architecture’s own history of materials advancements, from stone and cast […]

Yeadon lectures at Cornell AAP in Lower Manhattan

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) recently delivered a lecture at Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art, and Planning location in Lower Manhattan. The presentation, titled Adaptive Materials focused on new, innovative applications for smart materials and nanomaterials in the built environment. The lecture was followed by a sixty-minute discussion with Yeadon on a few key […]

Sheridan Center Events for February and March

Year of Re-envisioning The Sheridan Center’s theme for 2015-16 is Re-envisioning. Join us at events throughout the year as we explore ways to re-envision different aspects of teaching and learning across disciplines, learning environments, and communities. Upcoming Lecture Rhetorical Practice: Teaching as Persuasive Communication Monday, February 29, 5:30–7:00 p.m. (List Art 120) In this Sheridan […]

Yeadon lectures at Cornell

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) recently delivered a lecture on advanced materials to architecture students at Cornell University. He described how advancements in the development of new materials offer tremendous opportunities for innovation, and demonstrated how this is particularly so with smart materials and nanostructured materials that adapt to changes that they “sense” in their environment, such as variations in temperature, humidity, […]

Yeadon doubles down at SAIC

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) delivered two talks on advanced materials at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The first presentation focused on nanotechnology and was followed by 90 minutes of Q&A. The second presentation was to students in the Designed Objects department that are speculating about future scenarios. Peter was invited to […]