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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering News

  • Thanks to a gift from the estate of the former pharmaceutical executive Keith Nolop, Tufts engineering students will have a state-of-the-art makerspace to drive their creativity and curiosity when the Nolop Fabrication, Analysis, Simulation, and Testing (FAST) Facility opens in the spring of 2018.

    Faculty;Alumni;Students;Human-technology interface
  • A group of Tufts researchers in Mechanical Engineering—Ph.D. student Nikolas Kastor, alum Zhengxin Zhao, and Associate Professor Robert White—published a paper in Sensors and Actuators A: Physical on a new sensor model, targeted at ground and flight testing of aerospace vehicles and components.

    Faculty;Students;Graduate students;Human-technology interface
  • Dean Jianmin Qu has been named an IEEE Fellow, in recognition of his contributions to design and reliability analysis for microelectronic packaging.

    Faculty;Human-technology interface
  • First-year student James Cameron shares his introduction to engineering at Tufts as he explores the field.

    Students;Undergraduate students
  • Mechanical Engineering faculty and students participated in the world's largest meeting and showcase of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) technology.

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  • Susan Soe, E19, was on the winning team at the recent Ruderman Inclusion Summit Makeathon, creating solutions for everyday issues faced by people with disabilities.

    Students;Undergraduate students;Women engineers;Human-technology interface
  • For Matt Marber, A16 and EG17, working while completing a graduate degree was the perfect marriage of real-world and research experience.

    Alumni;Graduate students;Human health and bioengineering;Human-technology interface;Research news
  • In Assistant Professor Iryna Zenyuk's lab, researchers are using x-ray imaging to see how fuel cell materials react to temperature and moisture, with a study published in the journal Electrochimica Acta.

    Faculty;Students;Graduate students;Women engineers;Energy, water, and environment
  • Tufts Racing kicks off a new season of driving towards the Formula Hybrid Competition.

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