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Sunday, August 30, 2015

Engineering Design Everyday, All Summer Long

Workshop | June 13 – August 30, 2015 every day | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. |  Lawrence Hall of Science


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)


Do Ingenuity Lab challenges every day in the Ingenuity Studio, located on the exhibit floor. Design, build and test your own inventions with the help of UC Berkeley students, staff and teen interns.

Ingenuity Lab Summer Schedule:
Sa, 6/13 – Su, 7/5: Circuitry
Mo, 7/6 – Su, 7/26: Marble Machines
Mo, 7/27 – Su, 8/16: Hydraulics – Water Powered Machines
Mo, 8/17 – Su, 8/30: Structures,......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

Free with admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.


Robots 3D: a National Geographic 3D Film

Film - Feature | June 6 – September 6, 2015 every Sunday & Saturday | 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science, National Geographic 3D Theater


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS), National Geographic Movies


Robot technology is getting more human everyday. Discover how scientists combine innovative engineering and design to create the next generation of humanoid machines in ROBOTS 3D. Join RoboThesbian, the robot "actor," as you meet CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and other amazing robots from around the world. Learn what really make us human and how far machines can go to look and act......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

$4, after admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.

Monday, August 31, 2015

Robots 3D: a National Geographic 3D Film

Film - Feature | June 5 – September 7, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science, National Geographic 3D Theater


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS), National Geographic Movies


Robot technology is getting more human everyday. Discover how scientists combine innovative engineering and design to create the next generation of humanoid machines in ROBOTS 3D. Join RoboThesbian, the robot "actor," as you meet CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and other amazing robots from around the world. Learn what really make us human and how far machines can go to look and act......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

$4, after admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.


How to Write a Research Proposal Workshop

Workshop | August 31 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


Leah Carroll, Haas Scholars Program Manager, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships

Office of Undergraduate Research, Haas Scholars Program--a senior capstone experience for all majors


If you need to write a grant propopsal, this workshop is for you! You'll get a headstart on defining your research question, developing a project plan, presenting your qualifications, and creating a realistic budget.

The workshop is open to all UC-Berkeley students (undergraduate, graduate, and visiting scholars) regardless of academic discipline. It will be especially useful for......   More >


Facebook Info Session/Tech Talk

Information Session | August 31 | 6-8 p.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Sibley Auditorium


Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)


Co-hosted with HKN, please join us for a tech talk and Q&A with team members from across the Facebook family including Oculus, WhatsApp, Messenger, Product Management, and Design.

The main talk will give a nuts-and-bolts look at the software engineering hurdles involved in developing apps and SDKs for virtual reality. It will discuss how VR’s combination of hard-real-time and perceptual......   More >

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Robots 3D: a National Geographic 3D Film

Film - Feature | June 5 – September 7, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science, National Geographic 3D Theater


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS), National Geographic Movies


Robot technology is getting more human everyday. Discover how scientists combine innovative engineering and design to create the next generation of humanoid machines in ROBOTS 3D. Join RoboThesbian, the robot "actor," as you meet CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and other amazing robots from around the world. Learn what really make us human and how far machines can go to look and act......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

$4, after admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.


Getting Started in Undergraduate Research and Finding a Mentor Workshop

Workshop | September 1 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


Dr. Leah A. Carroll, Haas Scholars Program Manager, Director, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships

Office of Undergraduate Research


2:00 pm - 2:45 pm: Getting Started - A brief overview of research opportunities and how to find them

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm: Finding a Faculty Mentor - This workshop will show you how to leverage the skills and knowledge you already possess to secure a faculty mentor....   More >


Linkedin Info Session/Tech Talk

Information Session | September 1 | 6-7 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge/430/438


Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)


Come get Urban Turban for dinner and meet Mohak Shroff, VP of Consumer Engineering at LinkedIn. With 380 million members, LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network, growing at two members a second! But take a step back and dream with us: we can do so much more than just connect every member of the global workforce. Come eat, get free t-shirts/swag, and hear from a VP on how you can......   More >

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Robots 3D: a National Geographic 3D Film

Film - Feature | June 5 – September 7, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science, National Geographic 3D Theater


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS), National Geographic Movies


Robot technology is getting more human everyday. Discover how scientists combine innovative engineering and design to create the next generation of humanoid machines in ROBOTS 3D. Join RoboThesbian, the robot "actor," as you meet CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and other amazing robots from around the world. Learn what really make us human and how far machines can go to look and act......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

$4, after admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.


The Straight Story on UAVs in Agriculture

Seminar: Top events | September 2 | 12-1 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, 310, Banatao Auditorium


Daniel McKinnon, Product Manager, 3D Robotics

CITRIS (Ctr for Info Technology Research in the Interest of Society)


Abstract:

A chicken in every pot, a car in every garage, and a drone in every barn? UAVs have been promised to revolutionize agriculture and Daniel McKinnon from 3D Robotics looks forward to sharing what has and hasn't worked for drones in ag with the UC Berkeley community. Daniel looks forward to talking about optimizing fertilizer for row crops,......   More >


Free

Register online.


Planet on a plate: Building an integrated model of food production

Colloquium: Top events | September 2 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 126 Barrows Hall


James Rising, Ciriancy-Wantrup Fellow, UC Berkeley

Energy and Resources Group


Energy and Resources Group Spring 2015 Colloquium Series (ER295)...   More >

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Robots 3D: a National Geographic 3D Film

Film - Feature | June 5 – September 7, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science, National Geographic 3D Theater


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS), National Geographic Movies


Robot technology is getting more human everyday. Discover how scientists combine innovative engineering and design to create the next generation of humanoid machines in ROBOTS 3D. Join RoboThesbian, the robot "actor," as you meet CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and other amazing robots from around the world. Learn what really make us human and how far machines can go to look and act......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

$4, after admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.


GWE Meeting

Meeting | September 3 | 2-3 p.m. | 6153 Etcheverry Hall


Graduate Assembly


General meeting for the Graduate Women of Engineering (GWE). We will plan and discuss our events for the upcoming Fall 2015 semester. Snacks will be served....   More >

Friday, September 4, 2015

Robots 3D: a National Geographic 3D Film

Film - Feature | June 5 – September 7, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science, National Geographic 3D Theater


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS), National Geographic Movies


Robot technology is getting more human everyday. Discover how scientists combine innovative engineering and design to create the next generation of humanoid machines in ROBOTS 3D. Join RoboThesbian, the robot "actor," as you meet CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and other amazing robots from around the world. Learn what really make us human and how far machines can go to look and act......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

$4, after admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.


Innovative Healthcare is in the Palm of Your Hand: Nano Seminar Series

Seminar | September 4 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building


Prof. Luke P. Lee, UC Berkeley, Bioengineering

Berkeley Nanosciences and Nanoengineering Institute


In this talk, I will present how to see the world’s healthcare crisis and the fundamental problems of current medicine in a grain of iSAND (integrative Science, Arts, Nanomedicine, and Digital technology), and find solutions in nature for preventive medicine and healthy environment.

Since the future of healthcare is in the palm of our hands, a few examples of creative healthcare innovations......   More >

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Robots 3D: a National Geographic 3D Film

Film - Feature | June 6 – September 6, 2015 every Sunday & Saturday | 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science, National Geographic 3D Theater


Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS), National Geographic Movies


Robot technology is getting more human everyday. Discover how scientists combine innovative engineering and design to create the next generation of humanoid machines in ROBOTS 3D. Join RoboThesbian, the robot "actor," as you meet CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and other amazing robots from around the world. Learn what really make us human and how far machines can go to look and act......   More >


Children, Friends of the University, General Public, Cal Parents

All Audiences

$4, after admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-5132.