MechE alum Joe Brown '07, who is a choreographer and professional dancer, joined Beyoncé on stage at Coachella.May 13, 2018 Students demonstrate "calculated imagination" in robot competition
On May 10, mechanical engineering students taking class 2.007, Design and Manufacturing I, battled for points in Willy Wonka-themed final robot competition.May 12, 2018 Going with the flow
Associate Professor Ken Kamrin’s model of granular material flow could impact how we interact with sand, soil, pills, industrial materials, and more.May 9, 2018 Fundamental equations guide marine robots to optimal sampling sites
A new approach developed by Professor Pierre Lermusiaux helps autonomous underwater vehicles explore the ocean in an intelligent, energy-efficient manner.May 6, 2018 J-WEL names spring 2018 grant recipients
Initiatives led by Professor David Wallace, postdoc Larissa Nietner, and Professor Dan Frey have received Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab grants for supporting education innovation both at MIT and globally.
Pedro Reis' work focuses on the mechanics of large deformations of thin structures, towards devising novel functionalities over a wide range of length scales, from the very small to the very large.
Associate Professor Cullen Buie researches a novel method to quickly sort and identify the various strains of bacteria.