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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering News

  • Professor Jason Rife

    Professor Jason Rife was appointed chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, effective September 1, 2020.

    Faculty, Campus news
  • Tufts students and alumni Greg Berumen, Olivia Martin, and Lauren Varanese have been named Fellows of the 2021 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

    Engineers;Alumni;Women engineers
  • Tufts experts collaborate on an initiative to further STEAM education capacity in Brazilian, Kenyan, and Rwandan schools.

    Learning science;Tufts Now;Engineers;Faculty;Graduate students;Women engineers
  • Researchers at Tufts describe a novel motility mechanism that allows swimming cells to escape from viscous environments.

    Research;Research news;Engineers;Faculty;Graduate students
  • As a Tufts undergraduate, Akshita Rao, E21, quickly realized she could get involved with research and have an active social life.

    Engineers;Students;Undergraduate students;Women engineers;Campus news
  • Tufts University has been selected to join the Association of American Universities (AAU), a consortium of America’s leading research universities noted for their accomplishments in education, research, and innovation.

    Research;Tufts Now;Campus news
  • Over the past four years, Emai Lai, E21, has focused on making her story and making things, something that she’ll miss when she graduates in May 2021.

    Engineers;Students;Undergraduate students;Women engineers
  • Now that Jean Phuong Pham, EG21, has successfully launched her own startup, she’s excited to use her experiences to empower a new generation of innovators.

    Human health and bioengineering;Engineers;Faculty;Students;Graduate students;Women engineers
  • University and School of Engineering self-examinations spur multi-year plan to combat racism and exclusion.

    Engineers;Faculty;Students;Graduate students;Undergraduate students;Women engineers;STEM diversity;Campus news