Sparrow Memorial Lecture
Please join us for a virtual lecture to honor the teaching and research legacy of ME Professor Ephraim Sparrow (1928-2019). There will be an informal remembrance following the formal program.
Dr. Wenquan Tao
Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Xi'an Jiaotong University
|3:30||Introduction from the Sparrow family and Professor Terry Simon|
"Applications of Similarity Theory in the Study of Complicated Heat/Mass Transfer Problems"
|4:10||Avram Bar-Cohen, with Marc Hodes and Madhu Iyengar
"Eph Sparrow — A Tribute to a Lifetime of Remarkable Achievements from a Colleague and Students"
|4:40||Conclusion of formal lecture|
If you'd like to leave a message on our virtual guestbook for Eph's family and fellow alumni, please do so here:
See messages from the vast network of students, colleagues, and friends whose lives were touched by Eph:
Professor Sparrow advised more than 400 students over the course of his career. See a list of Sparrow advisees here:
If you have images of Eph to share or questions about the event, please contact Jennifer Clarke, ME External Relations: firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-626-9354.