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.
Associate Professor Cullen Buie researches a novel method to quickly sort and identify the various strains of bacteria.
Students recognized for inventive solutions to challenges in health care, transportation, food and agriculture, and consumer devices.
MechE faculty are passionate, out-of-the-box thinkers who love to get their hands dirty.