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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering News

  • On Thursday, October 18, join the School of Engineering for a Dean's Lecture with Tufts alumnus Keith Moore, Vice President of Research & Development for HP Labs.

    Campus news, Alumni
  • On the new season of the Trailblazers podcast from Dell Technologies, host Walter Isaacson interviewed Professor of the Practice Mike Zimmerman about his work developing safer and more stable batteries.

    Faculty, Environmental sustainability, Engineering the human-technology interface
  • Peter Souders combines championship-level fencing with graduate studies in mechanical engineering.

    Students, Graduate students
  • By the numbers, the undergraduate class is one for the record books, with women making up 49 percent of the School of Engineering's incoming students.

    Faculty, Students, BEST, Graduate students, Undergraduate students, Women engineers, STEM diversity
  • In 2018 and 2019, eight new faculty members join the School of Engineering.

    Faculty, Women engineers, Environmental sustainability, Engineering the human-technology interface, Engineering for health
  • Prospective students interested in learning more about engineering graduate programs at Tufts were invited to join Dean of Graduate Education Karen Panetta for an information session and meet and greet on September 6 from 6:00-7:00 pm.

    Faculty, Graduate students, Women engineers
  • Jesse Grupp rock climbs on a climbing wall

    Jesse Grupper, E19, places fifth at the World University Sport Climbing Championship in Bratislava, Slovakia.

    Students, Undergraduate students, Engineering for health
  • Interns at the Tufts Center for Engineering Education and Outreach learned about the process of engineering the fun way—building sand castles at Revere Beach, just outside of Boston.

    Students, Graduate students, Undergraduate students, Women engineers, Environmental sustainability
  • Overhead shot of green roof spelling TUFTS

    As a Summer Scholar, rising senior Martin Majkut is studying the effects of switchable friction on a simulated soft robot with Associate Professor Robert White.