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.
MIT graduate student Katy Olesnavage redesigns the Jaipur Foot to create a high-value prosthesis at a low cost for those in need in developing countries.
Researchers across MIT's Department of Mechanical Engineering are using AI and machine learning technologies to enhance the products we use in everyday life.
MechE faculty are passionate, out-of-the-box thinkers who love to get their hands dirty.