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.
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.
Students taking class 2.680 (Unmanned Marine Vehicle Autonomy, Sensing and Communications), aim to deepen our understanding of the ocean by developing artificial intelligence for use on autonomous marine vehicles.
MechE faculty are passionate, out-of-the-box thinkers who love to get their hands dirty.