As we build re-Engineered, our goal is to ensure that we engage with the audiences and stakeholders we need to through the most appropriate medium.  Here are some of our public presentations and media appearances.  

Upcoming talks

Distinguished Lecture: Community Engagement Ethics – First Steps in a Conversation with Affected Communities, 2019

Sydney Brown, E. Yvonne Lewis, Chief Albert P. Naquin, Lena Young-Brown, Robert Miranda, Darshan M.A. Karwat, Yanna Lambrinidou, and Nathan Canney

@ 2019 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition, Tampa, FL, June 16-19

Topic: community-based engineering, ethics

Previous academic and conference talks

Temporality, Contradiction, and Justice in Energy Transitions, 2019

by Anthony M. Levenda and Darshan M.A. Karwat

@ 9th Annual Dimensions of Political Ecology Conference, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, February 21-23

Topic: energy and society

 

Engineering for the People: Putting peace, social justice, and environmental protection at the heart of engineering, 2018

by Darshan M.A. Karwat

@ 2018 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, National Academy of Engineering, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA

Topic: science and engineering activism, community-based engineering

Understanding environmental and energy justice communities’ science and engineering needs, 2018

by Darshan M.A. Karwat, Nikki Stevens, and Jorge Morales Guerrero

Conference paper and presentation

@ 2018 National Environmental Justice Conference and Training, Washington, DC

Topic: community-based engineering

Self-reflection for Activist Engineering, 2018

Conference paper and presentation

by Darshan M.A. Karwat

@ Forum on Philosophy, Engineering and Technology, University of Maryland College Park, MD

Topic: engineering ethics 

Methodology to Determine the ACE Wave Energy Prize Metric, 2017

by Scott Jenne, Jochem Weber, Rick Driscoll, Diana Bull, Annie Dallman, Vince Neary, David Newborn, Miguel Quintero, Alison LaBonte, and Darshan Karwat

Conference paper and presentation

@ 2017 Marine Energy Technology Symposium, Washington, DC

Topic: wave energy, prizes and challenges

 

Where do we go from here? SftP 2.0, 2014

by Darshan M.A. Karwat

Conference presentation

@ Science for the People: The 1970s and Today, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Topic: science and engineering activism

Activist Engineering: Changing Current Engineering Practice Through Innovative Praxis, 2013

Conference paper and presentation

by Darshan M.A. Karwat, Walter E. Eagle, Margaret S. Wooldridge, and Thomas E. Princen

@ Engineering Education for Sustainable Development, University of Cambridge, UK

Topic: engineering ethics 

A speciation study of n-heptane chemical kinetics, 2013

Conference paper and presentation

by Darshan M.A. Karwat, Scott W. Wagnon, Margaret S. Wooldridge, and Charles K. Westbrook

@ 8th Joint Meeting of the U.S. Section of the Combustion Institute, Salt Lake City, UT

Topic: experimental and computational combustion chemistry 

 

On the Chemical Kinetics of an Unsaturated C7 Ester: Ignition and Speciation Studies, 2011

Conference paper and presentation

by Scott W. Wagnon, Darshan M.A. Karwat, and Margaret S. Wooldridge

@ International Conference on Chemical Kinetics, Cambridge, MA

Topic: experimental combustion chemistry 

On the chemical kinetics of n-butanol—ignition and speciation studies, 2011

Conference paper and presentation

by Darshan M.A. Karwat, Scott W. Wagnon, Paul D. Teini, and Margaret S. Wooldridge

@ 7th Joint Meeting of the U.S. Section of the Combustion Institute, Atlanta, GA

Topic: experimental and computational combustion chemistry

Molecular realignment during soot particle maturation, 2011

Conference paper and presentation

by Paul D. Teini, Darshan M.A. Karwat, and Arvind Atreya

@ 7th Joint Meeting of the U.S. Section of the Combustion Institute, Atlanta, GA

Topic: experimental pyrolysis

Chemical Kinetics of an Unsaturated Ester: Methyl Trans-3-hexenoate, 2011

Conference paper and presentation

by Scott W. Wagnon, Darshan M.A. Karwat, and Margaret S. Wooldridge

@ 7th Joint Meeting of the U.S. Section of the Combustion Institute, Atlanta, GA

Topic: experimental combustion chemistry

Trash, waste, and time, 2011

Conference paper and presentation

by Darshan M.A. Karwat

@ Building Bridges: Philosophy and Waste, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL

Topic: trash, philosophy

An Experimental and Computational Investigation of n-Dodecane Ignition and Chemical Kinetics, 2010

Conference paper and presentation

by Darshan M.A. Karwat, Scott W. Wagnon, Paul D. Teini, Jason Y. Lai, Margaret S. Wooldridge, and Charles K. Westbrook

@ 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Orlando, FL

Topic: experimental and computational combustion chemistry

Speciation studies of methyl butanoate ignition, 2009

Conference paper and presentation

by Steven M. Walton, Darshan M.A. Karwat, Paul D. Teini, and Margaret S. Wooldridge

@ 6th Joint Meeting of the U.S. Section of the Combustion Institute, Ann Arbor, MI

Topic: experimental combustion chemistry

A Multi-Axis Imaging Study of Spark-Assisted Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition Phenomena in a Single-Cylinder Research Engine, 2007

by Brad T. Zigler, Steven M. Walton, Darshan M.A. Karwat, Dimitris Assanis, Margaret S. Wooldridge, and Steven T. Wooldridge

@ Proceedings of the 2007 Fall Technical Conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division

Topic: experimental combustion chemistry

Media, other talks, and discussions

TEDxUofM 2011, "Lessening our burden on the world", Ann Arbor, MI

Issues of the Environment, WEMU (NPR affiliate) 89.1 FM, 8 June, 2011

It’s Hot in Here, WCBN 88.3 FM Ann Arbor

  • individually, 18 April, 2011

  • with Merry Walker and Zakiyah Sayyed, Student Sustainability Initiative, 12 October, 2009