After a mid-career jump to academia, MechE PhD student Jim Magarian analyzes engineering workforce issues and investigates the job trajectories of engineering graduates.October 1, 2017 Tackling the world’s challenges in the field
Senior Yara Azoni interned for MX3D in Amsterdam through the MISTI program, where she worked on designing and building the world's first 3D printed stainless steel bridge, complete with smart technologies.September 28, 2017 Clearing the air
During summer internship at Plume Labs in Paris, MechE students take on an invisible threat by helping to develop a wearable device that tracks indoor and outdoor air quality.September 27, 2017 From electric racecars to prosthetic feet – students present their research at annual exhibition
At the 4th annual Mechanical Engineering Research Exhibition, graduate students hone their communication skills by presenting their research projects to faculty, alumni, and fellow students.September 26, 2017 New test rapidly diagnoses Zika
Visiting professor Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli and her co-authors have developed a paper-based test that can diagnose Zika infection within 20 minutes.
Department Head Gang Chen responds to his ALS ice bucket challenge to raise awareness and funding for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
PhD candidate Thomas Ober discusses his thesis research: the development of a basic tool set and framework for using microfluidic devices to characterize viscoelastic liquids at large deformation rates.