Alex Hattori, a senior in MechE and six-time national yo-yo champion, explores his passion for yo-yos and robotics both inside and out of the classroom.August 30, 2018 A new way to remove ice buildup without power or chemicals
A passive, solar-powered system developed by the Varanasi Research Group can remove ice buildup on plane wings, wind turbines, and power lines.August 29, 2018 MIT researchers 3-D print colloidal crystals
New 3-D printed colloidal crystals developed by Associate Professor John Hart and Assistant Professor Mathias Kolle could be used in optical sensors, color displays, and light-guided electronics.August 29, 2018 Shih-Ying Lee, longtime mechanical engineering professor, inventor, and entrepreneur, dies at 100
Shih-Ying Lee, who specialized in measurement and instrumentation, held 20 patents, and launched two companies, served on the Department of Mechanical Engineering's faculty from 1952 until 1974.August 27, 2018 New approach makes sprayed droplets hit and stick to their targets
A team of researchers lead by Associate Professor Kripa Varanasi has found that using a simple mesh screen may allow farmers to dramatically reduce the amount of pesticides they spray.
Associate Professor Cullen Buie researches a novel method to quickly sort and identify the various strains of bacteria.
The first hands-on classes to teach students not only how to design an object but also how to build it.