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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering News

  • Tufts students are learning the finer points of medical device design straight from the source.

    Faculty;Students;Graduate students;Human health and bioengineering
  • Six rising juniors and eight rising seniors will work on engineering research projects this summer.

    Faculty;Students;BEST;Undergraduate students;Women engineers;STEM diversity;Human health and bioengineering;Learning science;Human-technology interface;Energy, water, and environment;Intelligent systems
  • Through a Tufts Collaborates grant, Assistant Professor Jeffrey Guasto is working with Benjamin Wolfe of the Department of Biology to study the effects of bacteria "highways" on ripeness and food safety in cheeses. 

    Faculty;Human health and bioengineering;Research news
  • Student Advisor Briana Bouchard, E14, received an award from NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising.

    Campus news;Alumni;Women engineers
  • Assistant Professor Iryna Zenyuk is part of a team of researchers that published a paper on new water management strategies in fuel cells.

    Faculty;Women engineers;Energy, water, and environment
  • Led by Assistant Professor Iryna Zenyuk, a team of researchers including Tufts graduate students in mechanical and chemical engineering used X-ray computed tomography and radiography to study transport and degradation in polymer electrolyte membrane electrolyzers.

    Faculty;Students;Graduate students;Women engineers;Energy, water, and environment
  • A new graduate degree in human-robot interaction at Tufts is the first of its kind in the nation.

    Faculty;Students;Graduate students;Undergraduate students;Human-technology interface
  • Fred “Fish” Ellis, E29, Eddie Dugger, E41, and Lisa Raffin, E85, were among the honorees at this week's celebration of the inaugural inductees to the Tufts University Athletics Hall of Fame.

  • Students in Child Development and Mechanical Engineering classes are collaborating on learning technologies intended to teach robotics to children. 

    Students;Undergraduate students;Learning science;Human-technology interface