MakerWorks, MechE’s comprehensive community makerspace offering both fabrication and measurement tools, is run by and for students.
Fans of all ages came to cheer on the 2.007 competitors as they took the arena, two at a time, in head-to-head contests that called for feats of strength, calibration, and torque for the annual robotics competition.
Professor Jeehwan Kim has grown “perfect” atom-thin materials on industrial silicon wafers. This technique could allow chip manufacturers to produce next-generation transistors based on materials other than silicon.
MechE faculty are passionate, out-of-the-box thinkers who love to get their hands dirty.
Research areas in MechE are guidelines, not boundaries. Our faculty partner across disciplines to address the grand challenges of today and tomorrow, collaborating with researchers in MechE, MIT, industry, and beyond.