MechE students and faculty use engineering to enhance endurance, speed, accuracy and agility in sports.July 10, 2017 Talking Shop: Professor Emeritus David Gordon Wilson
Designer, inventor, and author of “The Bike Bible" discusses his lifelong love of the bicycle.July 10, 2017 A Letter from Department Head Gang Chen
Department Head Gang Chen introduces the Spring/Summer 2017 Issue of MechE Connects which focuses on the various sports technology research being conducted by MechE students, faculty, and alumni.July 9, 2017 Departmental News & Awards Spring/Summer 2017
Department of Mechanical Engineering news and awards from Spring 2017July 9, 2017 Using sensors and social networks to make slopes safer
Jim Christian SM '14, co-founder of Mountain Hub, is creating a network in which people can upload and share critical real-time information to make outdoor sports safer.
As overpopulation and lack of rainfall fuel a crisis-level need in rural India for affordable drinking water, PhD candidate Natasha Wright and Assistant Professor Amos Winter work to design a low-cost desalination system, guided by insight from their extensive in-the-field research.
In this year’s Class 2.12: Introduction to Robotics, undergraduate students joined forces to build a robot that can emulate complex human movement with a soccer-theme.