Mechanical engineering covers a broad range of disciplines, including materials, mechanics, systems and control, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, design, and manufacturing, all of which constitute a solid foundation for bioengineering.
Research Includes: Bioimaging and bioinformatics, bioinstrumentation and design, biomaterials and tissue engineering, and biomechanics.
Professor Ioannis V. Yannas is inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame, a small group of renowned inventors, for inventing “artificial” skin.
Mathias Kolle has identified optical features in the blue-rayed limpet's shell that could help to develop responsive, transparent displays.
MechE faculty are passionate, out-of-the-box thinkers who love to get their hands dirty.