In the Design research area, everything from a steam turbine to a gaming console is conceived, designed, fabricated, assembled, and delivered by an engineer who understands design, manufacturing, sustainability, and the supply chain.
Research Includes: Precision and machine design, product design and development, environment and sustainability, information and sensing, manufacturing process, and systems.
PhD candidate Folkers E. Rojas researches how to mitigate the impact of a Blowout Preventer failure by using a continuous feed of an occluding medium into an uncontrolled well.
Peter So’s Laser Biomedical Research Center teams with researcher from Massachusetts General Hospital to improve the accuracy of epidural needle placement.
MechE faculty are passionate, out-of-the-box thinkers who love to get their hands dirty.