Professor Lallit Anand, Professor Yang Shao-Horn, and Professor Stephen Graves have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering for 2018, one of the highest professional honors for an engineer.February 3, 2018 Just what the doctor ordered
Students taking class 2.75, Medical Device Design, work with clinicians from Boston-area hospitals to design cheaper, safer, and more efficient medical devices.February 1, 2018 Understanding and treating disease
MechE researchers across a diverse range of specialties are developing new and innovative ways to deepen our understanding of disease and unlock new therapies to treat it.January 29, 2018 Microfluidics from LEGO bricks
Associate Professor A. John Hart and his team mill small channels into LEGOs and position the outlet of each “fluidic brick” to line up precisely with the inlet of another LEGO brick.January 29, 2018 News & Awards: Winter 2018
Highlights from the latest news and research from MIT's Department of Mechanical Engineering.
A “failed experiment” became a life-saving discovery by MIT Professor Ioannis V. Yannas and his colleague Dr. John Burke when their search for a better way to treat severe burn victims led to the discovery of organ regeneration.
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.