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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering News

  • Tufts researchers receive AFOSR grant for a new project on autonomous systems.

    Faculty;Human-technology interface
  • Associate Professor Rob White, doctoral candidate Nikolas Kastor, and Zhengxi Zhao, EG14, developed a multi-physics 3D model of a floating element shear stress sensor and published findings about their work in the journal Sensors and Actuators A: Physical.

    Faculty;Alumni;Students;Graduate students;Human-technology interface
  • 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;Human-technology interface;Energy, water, and environment
  • 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;Human-technology interface;Energy, water, and environment;Intelligent systems
  • Jesse Grupper, E19, places fifth at the World University Sport Climbing Championship in Bratislava, Slovakia.

    Students;Undergraduate students
  • 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;Energy, water, and environment