November 2013

A new look at heat transfer: Entransy

Is there a different way to think about heat transfer? For about 150 years, scientists and engineers have used the concept of entropy to understand transfer of heat into mechanical work or between materials systems. Now a UC Davis professor and colleagues in China are putting forward an alternative, at least for some applications.

The Provost's Forum

Dr. Caroline Hoxby, Professor of Economics at Stanford University, will speak about "Opportunity, Meritocracy, and Access to Higher Education" on Monday, December 2, at 3 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Student Community Center; a flyer is attached.

The Pope of Foam Needs Your Vote - by Dec. 18

In the name of beer! The Pope of Foam is nominated! Charlie Bamforth! 

The Annual TASTE AWARDS are the original awards for the Lifestyle Entertainment Industry. Also known as the Tasty Awards, they are the premier broadcast awards show celebrating the year's best achievements in Food, Fashion, Home and Lifestyle programs on Television, in Film, Online, on Radio and at Live Interactive Events.