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 Thomas Milnes explains his thesis research: the development of novel hardware and software techniques -- such as "digital aperture" and "programmable deconvolution" -- for the field of light field imaging.
Alum Benjamin Katz '16, SM '18 is applying the skills he gained working on the mini cheetah robot to the ATLAS project at Boston Dynamics.
MechE faculty are passionate, out-of-the-box thinkers who love to get their hands dirty.