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PhD candidate Thomas Milnes explains his thesis research: the development of novel hardware and software techniques -- such as "digital aperture" and "programmable deconvolution" -- for the field of light field imaging.
The first hands-on classes to teach students not only how to design an object but also how to build it.
MechE researchers, led by Associate Professor Evelyn Wang, have developed a solar thermophotovoltaic device that experimentally demonstrates a three-fold increase in energy conversion efficiency.
A new light-sensitive material developed by MIT researchers including Assistant Professor Giovanni Traverso could eliminate some of the endoscopic procedures needed to remove gastrointestinal devices.
Through the MechE Alliance’s Industry Immersion Program (I2P), mechanical engineering graduate students get hands-on experience working on projects across a range of industries.
It is the ongoing and generous support of the MechE community that allows the Department to continue its cutting-edge research and attract the best and brightest students and faculty. From student fellowships, excellence funds, faculty chair endowments, and lab support, there are a multitude of ways to support the Department of Mechanical Engineering in its mission to change the world for the better.
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