Department of Mechanical Engineering


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Research expertise clusters in the Department are identified around several centers of excellence, most notably in energy and automotive research and in experimental mechanics and composite materials. The Department is host to two major research centers: the Energy & Automotive Research Laboratories and the Composite Vehicle Research Center.  In addition, much of the research activity in the department is centered around various research laboratories.

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Connections Across Campus

           FRIB - Cryogenics

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Research Groups

Biomechanics Engineering Group

Dynamic Systems and Controls Group

Fluid-Thermal Science and Engineering Group

Solid Mechanics, Design, and Manufacturing Group