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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering News

  • Want to learn more about engineering graduate programs at Tufts? Take our new virtual campus tour!

    Campus news;Graduate students
  • The annual competition hosted by the Tufts Entrepreneurship Center celebrates innovation in business.

    Alumni;Graduate students;Women engineers;Human health and bioengineering;Human-technology interface;Intelligent systems
  • Tufts students and alumni Andrew Bourhis, Elizabeth Buechler, Thomas George, Zachary Pagel, and Brian Rappaport have been named Fellows in the 2019 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

    Alumni;Graduate students;Undergraduate students;Women engineers
  • Tufts and UMass Boston researchers provide a framework for applying years of learning research to engineering education.

    Faculty;Alumni;Graduate students;Women engineers;Learning science
  • In Scientific American, Assistant Professor Deborah Sunter explains a Tufts and UC Berkeley study's findings that racial and ethnic minorities have less access to solar power, regardless of income.

    Faculty;Women engineers;Human-technology interface;Energy, water, and environment;Research news
  • Congratulations to mechanical engineering major Patricia Blumer, E19; computer science major Emily Ki Wan Sim, A19; and entrepreneurial leadership minor Marissa Birne, A19! They will receive Senior Awards from the Tufts Alumni Association.

    Students;Undergraduate students;Women engineers
  • Assistant Professor Kristen Wendell, the McDonnell Family Assistant Professor of Engineering Education, and colleagues recently published research on the preparation of elementary school instructors to teach engineering topics.

    Faculty;Women engineers;Learning science;Research news
  • Associate Professors Babak Moaveni, Jason Rife, and Usman Khan are developing a mobile sensor network to analyze civil infrastructure.

    Faculty;Human-technology interface;Research news;Intelligent systems
  • Former Dean of Tufts School of Engineering, professor of mechanical engineering, and Tufts trustee Ioannis Miaoulis has been selected as the new president of Rogers Williams University.